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Engineering Head - Group1

Job Id:  5528

Dahej, Gujarat, India

Department:  Engineering - Mechanical
Function:  SCM
Employee Type:  Permanent Full Time
Seniority Level:  Mid-Senior level

About UPL

UPL is a leader in global food systems and with the acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, is now one of the top 5 agricultural solutions companies worldwide. With revenue of US$5 billion, UPL has presence in 130 countries. With market access to 90 percent of world’s food basket and focused on high-growth regions, UPL represents a compelling value proposition for growers, distributors, suppliers and innovation partners in a consolidating market. UPL offers an integrated portfolio of both patented and post-patent agricultural solutions for various arable and specialty crops, including biological, crop protection, seed treatment and post-harvest solutions covering the entire crop value chain.


Job Description

Plans and directs all aspects of engineering activities within unit. Ensures all engineering small projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with organization's established policies and objectives Responsible for leading and supervising a team of engineers as they develop, test, modify, and create solutions to technical problems. Direct and coordinate production, operations, quality assurance, testing, or maintenance in plants. Hire, train, and mentor other engineers and supporting staff. Discuss and lay out project specifications. Make detailed plans to accomplish goals. Prepare, budgets.                                                                                                                      

Responsible for Engineering Services, Small Project (Capex raised by Unit): Plan, Execution, monitoring, and completion.

Contribute for improvement in systems and practices to ensure adequate care for various Machines.

Ensure that all the physical facilities and production equipment are maintained.

Ensure Preventive and Breakdown maintenance are done as per plan and timely.

Co-ordinate with various Contractors and ensure service contracts.

Liaison with Regulatory Authorities and ensure statutory compliance.

To provide support for Energy conservation.

Impart training to subordinates as apart of Technical Training and On Job Training.

Co-ordination with the concerned department and QA for Qualification of equipment / utilities / facilities / PLCs and Validation activities.

Handling and providing support for the deviation and the Quality management system (QMS) related investigation and risk assessment.

Authorized to sign all Engineering Documents.

Ensure Maintenance of all the Utility Equipment are performed as per system.

Ensure and review timely preparation & Maintenance of Engineering SOPs and approve engineering SOPs.

Ensure to implementation of EMS aspects as per safety norm.

Ensure maintain and preserve EMS documents are done timely and correctly.

Work allocation and monitoring for engineering and safety staff.

Ensuring safety in the plant.

Ensure Calibration of all the types of Instruments are done timely.

Ensure Maintenance of Communication system.



1)To Develop system for sustain the performance.

2) To Monitor the revenue Budget of the Unit.

3) To Monitor the One time Capex element from time to time.

4) Various Compliances



1) SHE Compliances related to Engg.

2) To Improve upon unsafe conditions across the Unit-12.

3) Regular Plant round to check the operational issues.


Special Project

1)To Make the special focus on  Initative of Zero leaks in unit-12.

2) To support 5S activity at site


Education Qualification:

BE - Mechanical with min 15 years of experience in Chemical Industry


Area of Specialisation:

Maintenance, Project Management, Capacity Expansion, Prevention Maintenance, Condition Based Monitoring, Controling Mean Time Between Failure, Mean time to repair, Autonomous Maintenance, Equiepement Selection

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