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Updated 11 January 2019
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National Thermal Power Chairman & Managing Director Shri Arup Roy Choudhury
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  • "Adequate work-life balance, beautiful township life, best medical facility" (in 62 reviews)

  • "Salary and job security is good" (in 52 reviews)

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  1. "Pros and cons"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, five words minimum

    Cons

    Location, 20 words minimum 20 words minimum

    Advice to Management

    Changes must be brought in the organisation with a holistic outlook


  2. "slow and steady"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    job security and unlimited medical cover for all dependents

    Cons

    slow growth. Beaurocratic work culture

  3. "NTPC experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time

    Pros

    money is ok , work life balance is ok

    Cons

    shift duty,hectic work hours,remote location


  4. "Ntpc a maharatna psu"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Ghaziabad
    Current Employee - Manager in Ghaziabad
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Salary
    Opportunity to experiment and learn
    Township and medical benefits

    Cons

    bureaucratic decision making process
    Long chain of command
    Little differentiation between performer and non-performer

    Advice to Management

    Work on cons mentioned above


  5. "Good for freshers"

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    Former Employee - Engineer in New Delhi
    Former Employee - Engineer in New Delhi
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at National Thermal Power (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    learning, good mentor ship, decent pay

    Cons

    same type of work, politics, adoption of new methods


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time

    Pros

    Chill job for anyone who wants to do work as told

    Cons

    too much chilled job that you don't have to do any innovation


  7. "Operation engineer"

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    Current Employee - Operation Engineer
    Current Employee - Operation Engineer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    security, medical benefits extending full coverage to dependents also. Township facility

    Cons

    rarefied opportunity for growth and skill development( specially in executive level), work in shift very hectic, non adaptive management

    Advice to Management

    should be more transparent in its policies , should develop its employees with more exposure to different functions/ work areas,

  8. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Executive Engineer in Noida
    Former Employee - Executive Engineer in Noida
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at National Thermal Power full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good management structure is good

    Cons

    remote location, there will not be any city life flavors


  9. "Good company but with some negatives"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at National Thermal Power full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The Salary is undoubtedly good
    Work life balance
    Nice townships
    Medical facilities
    The bond employees develop while working and living in the same township

    Cons

    Location - you may have to work in remote parts of India, though township is provided
    Jugad culture is prevalent

    Advice to Management

    Be sensitive to the needs of the employees who devote their entire life to the company. Policies like job rotation, choice posting etc should be implemented wisely.


  10. "Project management"

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    Former Employee - Power Expert in Bengaluru
    Former Employee - Power Expert in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at National Thermal Power full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    37+ years experience in Power sector and achieved in completing all projects ahead of schedule, can contribute in achieving their targets in non- conventional energy, the key/ prime target of present Government

    Cons

    Being Power major company in Coal and gas based sector , is now targeting switch over to solar and wind based plants for better environment norms.

    Advice to Management

    Can utilise my experience