Careers with major port of India- Ennore Port Limited
Ennore port is located on the eastern coast of India i.e. the Coromandel Coast about 24 km north of Chennai. Ennore Port Limited (EPL) is one of the 12 major ports of the country and only port to be given the status of public company.
There are number of departments working under EPL which are responsible for carrying out various sea port operations. Marine Department provides pilotage for berthing, un- berthing, shifting of ships and looks after traffic related issues, etc. Operations Department looks after project management, land matters, maintenance of infrastructures and so on. Finance and company Secretary Department looks after legal and secretarial functions of the company. Human Resource Development and Administration Department is responsible for recruitment, transport, vigilance and matters pertaining to complaints.
Services offered by the company are as follows:
- Pilotage for berthing
- Un- berthing and shifting of ships
- Stevedoring services
- Cargo handling services
- Tug/ pilot and Mooring services.
- Handling of POL (Petroleum, oil & Lubricants) products
The port has two terminals: Chettinad International Coal Terminal (CICTL) and Ennore Container Terminal (ECT). The terminals are equipped with equipments and conveyor systems and handling of large volumes of coal/ coke. Ennore Port has been awarded the “memorandum of excellence certificate” by the Government of India.
The port has been operating on a landlord concept. Though, initially it was set up to handle thermal coal to meet the demands of Tamil Nadu Electricity board (TNEB) and ease the burden off Chennai Port. Now the port has expanded its horizons in offering wide range of marine services. EPL has evolved in Asia’s Energy Port.
Careers with Ennore Port Limited
EPL has plans to build coal berth for TNEB. Besides, there is couple of project in pipeline like LNG terminal. Ennore Port has excelled amidst job gloom and accorded far better employment opportunities. The company has witnessed an upward growth of about 19 % in terms of hiring.
EPL has number of jobs under its belt attracting candidates from different fields. A Mini Ratna Government of India Undertaking, EPL offers lucrative careers. There are jobs ranging from Junior Assistant, Field Assistant, HR jobs, managerial positions, Marine Engineers, Marine Surveyor, Pilots, etc.
There are provisions of inducting freshers and experienced professionals according to the demands of the post. EPL may conduct direct walk-ins for senior level posts (Experienced candidates) and for fresher’s written test followed by interview is done. Training is provided to new employees.
The company is always looking for promising, hardworking, sincere, and talented employees. Being a public sector unit, the employees enjoy all benefits meant for Central Government employees. Candidates can refer to official site of the company to stay updated about upcoming recruitment.
To get updated with Ennore Port Trust upcoming recruitment 2013 please refer to official page here www.ennoreport.gov.in/career.htm.
Post Author: Priyanka Singh