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Manager Engineer

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
October 19, 2018

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Ashwani F Nagpal

Flat No B-***, Third Floor, Evershine Homes, E-Avenue, Opp.Agarwal Lifestyles, Global City, Virar-(W), Thane-401303. Phone No 932-***-**** Email:


B.Sc. (Physics -Principal, Mathematics - Subsidiary) From Bombay University in 1975.

Career Objectives

To become an asset to a dedicated team by successfully leading it, a place where my talent will be harnessed to the fullest. My challenge will be efforts towards achieving a result-oriented management and professional experience in diverse fields of Production Management and Human Resource.

Professional Snapshot

Experienced Professional with 35 years of Techno-Admin experience, including concurrently, a 20 years of professional role as an HR Generalist for manufacturing companies.

Liaised with statutory authorities including The Factory Inspectorate, The Govt. Labour Officer, The MPCB, The TTC Waste Mgmt, The ACMA-CETP, The FDA-both Thane &Mumbai office, The MSEB, The Atomic Energy –for radioactive chemicals, The Solvent Dept.-Rationing Controller, The Acetic Acid Dept.,The MIDC, The Municipal Corporation., The Fire Brigade, The local municipal corporators, The KAMA, The Bldg. Contractor, The Civil Defence authorities, The fellow neighboring industries, The ISO Authorities-I was the Mgmt. Representative for Certification Audit and subsequently, have liaised with MIDC and the Regional Authorities for the purchase and registration of Industrial plots in Additional Ambernath.

Career Highlights

*At Shanti Plastic Works - As Asst. Production Supervisor for 9 Months in 1972.

Supervision of P.V.C. sheets: cutting, plastic welding, finishing, packing and dispatching. Also supervised the silk screen printing and gold embossing operations.

* At Polychem Limited – Sr. Process Engineer from June 1973 – August 1993

At Styrene Monomer Plant- In-charge of semi-automatic alkylation ethyl benzene and diethyl benzene cracking and styrene and divenyl benzene finishing units. Familiar with handling equipments like reactors, packed columns, super heaters, reciprocating compressors for handling hydrogen and ethylene gas etc.vacuum and distillation operations, familiar with the working of electronic (micro-processor- based) pneumatic process control equipments.

* I was the key member of the start-up crew of the modernized and expanded facilities for ethyl benzene and di-ethyl benzene cracking and D.V.B. Purification plant at the Chembur complex.

* Have working experience in pilot effluent treatment plant, carrying out plant annual shutdowns and scheduling start-ups, computation of daily inventory of process stocks and production figures in a continuous process plant. * Got adequate exposure to the management of manpower, production- ratios and yields in the capacity of a Sr.Process Engineer.

* I was a key member of the” Disaster Control & Management Scheme” initiated by the Safety department to counter emergencies such as fires and serious accidents. Am also a trained first aider.

*I was sponsored by Polychem Ltd. for attending several workshops on safety training conducted by The Central Labour Institute & National Safety Council Of India. Here I was enlightened &amp oriented over various aspects of Industrial Safety.

* Polychem Ltd. being a labour-intense one with a work force of 300 workmen, I, hence have the manpower -handling experience of 60 workers per shift.

Gargi Metallurgical Corporation – Asst. Production Manager from August 1994 – May 1996

Production-in- charge of alkyd resin plant for foundry applications. The job involved production planning, co-ordination, indenting raw materials & planning & executing dispatches as scheduled.

Noble Paints & Varnishes Co. Pvt Ltd – Production Manager May 1996 – Oct 1997

Production and administration of paints and varnishes divisions.

Thomas Baker (Chemicals) Pvt. Ltd – Manager P&A and HR Oct 1997 – Nov 2005

Techno-Administrative Responsibilities included counseling, conducting/convening seminars, grievance-handling of employees, instituting “Best Employee Of The Year” awards to motivate all employees, training & development to widen knowledge-base and hone skills, making individuals meet the challenges of a growth-oriented time.

* Compiling/updating the Material Safety Data Sheets” for the various hazardous chemicals (raw materials and products) as is statutory, and in a manner prescribed under the schedule of sec.73-m of the Maharashtra Factory Rule 1963.

*Securing/updating of the various licenses, consents, sanctions, permissions, registrations, plan-approvals, etc. from the concerned boards/agencies/departments related to factory management.

*Interacting, communicating, corresponding and keeping liaisons with various organizations such as: Factory Inspectorate, M.P.C.Board, M.T.N.L., M.I.D.C., Explosives Dept. Municipal Council, Govt. Labour Officer, Common Effluent Treatment Plant, Chairman- K.A.M.A. etc.

*Have actively interacted with District Authorities and local administration of Raigad while setting up an industrial unit for my previous employers in Arkose Industrial Estate and Adoshi Village. Have excellent rapport with police, fire brigade, gram- panchayat, Tehsildar, et al.

*Internally, I was attending to the upkeep of all fire extinguishers, imparting in-plant training on the safe- handling of fire extinguishers, first aid, and the various aspects of Industrial Safety. I was the Secretary of the Safety Committee of Thomas Baker Factory.

*Coordinating with the consultants and the various functional heads for preparing the Quality Manual, Operating Procedures, Reference Documents, Work-Instructions, Forms, Records etc .for securing the I.S.O.9002 certification.

*Carrying out day-to- day administrative functions and coordinating with all depts.

Rupa Organics (I) Pvt. Ltd – Manager P&A and HR March 2006 – Dec 2006

General factory administration, maintaining of liaisons with various authorities connected with the industry, keeping updated licenses,permissions, consents, sanctions from concerned departments.

Quick Highlights

Prem Ratan Concast Pvt. Ltd - Manager-Works between Jan. 2007 and April 2007.

Namdev Silicates & Chemicals Pvt. Ltd- Manager HRD, P&A May 2007- Oct.2007

Zoia Spa & Mountain Resort Pvt. Ltd -Resident Manager-HR, P&A Oct 2007 Feb.2008.

Nityanand Infrastructure Limited -Manager-Operation Feb 2008 till June2008.

Eurobond Industries Pvt. Ltd -Asst. Manager HR & Admin Oct 2008 –May 2009.

Devanshi Automation – Manager HR& Admin May2009 – Dec 2010

Expert Engineering -G.M -HR & Admin Jan. 2011 –Aug 2013.

Shiva Bleachers Pvt.Ltd - Chief Coordinator for Borgaon Factory-Karnataka Feb.2015 -Aug 2015.

Currently Associated with SD Techno-Soft Pvt Ltd since Sept 2015 as Manager HR& Admin for their Mumbai Office.

Additional Information Relevant To This Application:-

I am a first aider, a Civil Defence Warden and have taken training in Fire Fighting by mock drills. Was an NCC cadet in college and have taken training in rifle-training & passed “B” Certificate Examination.

Summer Internship/Professional Enhancement

Attended several seminars & Workshops on Industrial Safety organized by -The National Safety Council of India, the RCF & Central Training Institute-Mumbai. Fire Fighting- by mock drills, with M/s. Polychem Ltd.; ISO 9001 2000 QMS Auditor's Training by RINA,


Last Salary Drawn Rs. 6LPA + Perks.

Expected Salary At par with industry standards and as per my experience.

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