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Power Plant Manager

Kolkata, West Bengal, India
March 31, 2021

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Objective: Seeking a challenging senior level managerial position as GM/DGM–Operation & Maintenance in a reputed growth oriented firm preferably in the oil & gas sector.


A result oriented, high achiever & competent instrumentation & electronic engineering professional offering over 28 year’s experience, mainly in the Power and Petroleum Industry


Demonstrated competence in continuously accelerating improvement programs to upgrade product quality and scale up the production capacity through plant expansion

Well honed skills in designing preventive & breakdown maintenance of plant instrumentation/ automation systems

Proven ability to develop plans for efficient use of materials, machines and people in order to produce finished products in the most cost effective manner

Adept in maintaining plant automation system and field instruments

Adroit in commissioning of various projects using new technological features & products

Verifiable competence with comprehensive business & technical skills

Proficiency in ensuring compliance with Quality Assurance Measures & monitoring consistency and quality of services provided.

Skilled in integrating each operation in product flow & strategically planning supply chain to achieve profitability

Capability in leading & motivating teams to accomplish greater operational effectiveness

Dexterity in monitoring performance of team members to ensure operational efficiency & meeting targets


Team Management Skills

Production Operations

Quality & Safety Assurance

Process Analysis & Evaluation

Root Cause Analysis & trouble shooting

Improved Tooling & Processes

Statutory compliance e.g factory inspector etc

Strategic Operational Planning & Execution

Tendering & Contracts Management

Project Management & Execution

Supply Chain Management (Procurements)

Increased Productivity via Plant Maintenance


Futura Control Concepts Pvt Ltd,Kolkata

Currently working with this company as Senior Manager-Automation and is responsible for development of industrial control systems as per client’s needs and plant design philosophy.

Indian Oil Petronas Pvt. Ltd., Haldia

Manager– Operations (March 2001 to December, 2012)

(Reporting to the DGM & leading a team of 25)

Work Profile:

As Manager– Operations, supervising the following functions as per the Key Performance Indicators-

Managing procurement of maintenance spares & consumables

Coordinating execution of expansion projects

Understanding employee competency gaps & suggesting appropriate training steps to improve skills set

Handling truck loading and ship parcel unloading operations

Driving the entire tendering / contracts management process

Monitoring statutory compliance of norms for factory Inspector, Explosives, besides others

Overseeing maintenance of plant automation system comprising of ABB make Advant DCS/ PLC, Allan Bradley PLC, Honeywell FSC, ESD, Contrec Batch Controllers, Daniel make set/stop valves, E & H mass flowmeters, Bopp & Reuther turbine flowmeters Virgo make ROVs, ESD loops, IL/Yamatake make Control Valves, Rosemount make Transmitters, SANMAR make electronic weighbridges etc.

Gathering data, conducting meetings and preparing daily performance reports.

Assessing performance through feedback forms and sharing the feedback with the team members for performance improvement

Select Contributions:

Introduced best practices in the work and efficiently managed team

Key person in developing an Oracle based Inventory Control Systems

Initiated steps in streamling procedures and developing standards

Successfully commissioned marine unloading facility, 2X600 MT Propane Augmentation Project, LPG Pipeline Project, and 68000 MT Bottling Plant project

Spearheaded procurement of spares & consumables from local vendors as an import substitution measure resulting in substantial savings of foreign exchange

Achieved substantial cost saving through introduction of Annual Rate Contracts

Indian Charge Chrome Ltd., Choudwar, Odisha

Manager– Instrumentation (August 1994- March 2001)

(Reported to the General Manager & led a team of 22)

Work Profile:

As Manager– Instrumentation, overseen project engineering & successfully executed project expansion activity as per the Key Performance Indices-

Select Contributions:

Made noteworthy contributions in commissioning a new telephone exchange with a higher capacity & effectively commissioned automation system of 90 tons/ hours boiler expansion project with Siemens Teleperm ME DCS

Instrumental in undertaking internal audits and enforced ISO 9001:2008 QMS compliance

Spearheaded spare parts planning & raised indents as well as conducted material inspection

Assessed employee training needs and designed training programmes

Diligently coordinated & initiated significant steps to develop a robust preventive as well as breakdown maintenance plan for automated instrumentation system of the 108 MW captive power plant comprising of Electronic type Turbine Governor, Moog Controls make electro hydraulic governing valves, Electronic Belt Weighing System, ABB make MP-260 computerised control system, SIEMENS make Teleperm ME DCS, Moore Controls make stand alone controller, Flue Gas Oxygen Analyser, Rosemount & Siemens make Transmitters among others

Dishergarh Power Supply Ltd., Chinakuri, West Bengal

Executive Engineer (March 1990- August 1994)

(Reported to the Superintendent Engineer & led a team of 30)

Work Profile:

Select Contributions:

Successfully executed 2x10 MW captive power plant project & coordinated shift operations

Played pivotal role in handling project execution & thereafter maintenance of plant automation system comprising of Allen Bradley PLC, Foxboro make single loop controllers & a variety of field instruments

Effectively liaised with maintenance department and ensured operations with minimum downtime

Prepared daily generation reports as well as reported on equipment breakdowns

West Bengal Consultancy Organization, Kolkata

Consultant (October 1987- March 1990)

(Reported to the Senior Consultant & led a team of 10)

Work Profile:

As Consultant, handled the key tasks with measurable Key Performance Matrices-

Select Contributions:

Prepared Techno-Economic Feasibility Reports, Detailed Project Reports, Project Profiles etc for projects

Organized/ participated in Entrepreneurship Development Programmes

National Thermal Power Corporation, Farakka

Engineer Erection- Control & Instrumentation (September 1983- October 1987)

(Reported to the Deputy Manager & led a team of 5)

Work Profile:

As Engineer Erection- Control & Instrumentation, zeroed in on economical, reliable, and timely solutions as per defined Key Performance Parameters-

Studied technical specifications of the end users and provided customised solutions

Contributed in the design aspects including installation and commissioning

Select Contributions:

Made significant contributions in the erection of instrumentation systems & commissioning of plant equipments in the 210 MW unit sized power project with BHEL design and C & I package from IL Kota

Successfully handled calibration of field instruments, undertaken material inspections & coordinated with contractors


Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management, National Institute of Personnel Management, 58%, 2nd class (2001)

Bachelors in Technology– Instrumentation & Electronic Engineering, Jadavpur University, 81%, 1st class (1983)

Bachelors in Science– Physics (Hons.), St. Xavier’s College, University of Calcutta, 50%, 2nd class (1979)


Undergone a year’s training in power plant Operations & Maintenance at Power Engineers Training Society (PETS)

Attended simulator training at Tata Electric Co., Trombay

Completed ISO 9001:2008 Internal Auditor Course

Underwent a certificate course in Smart Plant Instrumentation (SPI)

Participated in seminar on labour management


Permanent Address: P 355, Parnasree Pally, Kolkata- 700060

Date of Birth: 29th September 1959

Language skills: English, Hindi, and Bengali

Computer Proficiency: MS Office (Word, Excel, Power point)

Nationality: Indian, Passport No.: L2088816, valid up to 29.07.2023.

References 1. Dr S.C.Majumdar, Ex Director International Airport Authority of India (011-********)

2. S.Ganguly, AGM,NTPC (Mobile :094********)

Monimoy Bhattacharyya

Address: P 355,Parnasree Pally,Kolkata-700060

Mobile: +91-905*******, Landline: +91-033********; Mail:

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