National Thermal Power

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National Thermal Power Reviews

Updated Jun 29, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.9 194 reviews

86% Approve of the CEO

National Thermal Power Chairman & Managing Director Shri Arup Roy Choudhury

Shri Arup Roy Choudhury

(97 ratings)

85% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance and enrichment of cultural values(in 22 reviews)

  • job security is there if that is what you are looking for(in 25 reviews)


Cons
  • plant units are at remote locations though they provide full fledged township with all the amenities but still remote(in 16 reviews)

  • slow growth, bureaucracy, lack of ownership in work(in 14 reviews)

194 Employee Reviews
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    2 years experience in power plant full of diverse learning opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsEmployee Benefits, Management, People are good, lots of learning opportunities

    ConsCareer Growth is slow, Responsibility Allotment, Performance Review is unclear,

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    OK, Not much growth in terms of career opportunities

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsPerks, Medical Coverage, Work-life balance,

    ConsLocations, Accessibility, Hierarchical Structure, promotion policies ,

     

    earning experience about India's energy industry.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prostechnical expertise, branding, people, culture

    Conslocations, growth, hierarchy, timing of work

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore responsibility should be allotted to engineers

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    Great experience as an intern

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosgood work culture
    helping attitude towards an intern

    Consnot much career opportunity not very educating too.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good

    Summer Trainee (Former Employee) Ghaziabad (India)

    ProsGood Opportunity to learn not only basic but advanced details too.

    ConsIf you are not an eager learner, no one is going to force you to learn.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMake training better and result oriented. Do not take it as aburden.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Overall good Company

    Assistant Manager/Executive Engineer, NTPC Limited (Former Employee) Nāgpur, Maharashtra (India)

    Proshefty salary for freshers with job security and good job prospects

    Consremote posting and merit oriented. isolation from family.Also travel between home and posting can be a bit difficult

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    good vocational training at ntpc

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosvery useful,informative training, good exposure to industry

    Consno project provided to work on.

    Advice to Senior Managementconsider giving project training ,this will help students alot to get exposure to the company culture.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Location Problem

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood salary..
    Nice work environment
    Work life balance

    ConsIf you are ok with location than go for it

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    • Disapproves of CEO

     

    Life at NTPC

    Assistant Manager/Executive Engineer, NTPC Limited (Current Employee) Chennai (India)

    ProsGood salary. fixed work hours. Training & employee skill development

    ConsRemote location of plant, staying away from family, difficult work environment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementChanges are necessary in the HR policies of the company to retain talented employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Deputy Manager (Former Employee) Chennai (India)

    ProsHigh learning curve
    People mg,\t skills
    Good Paychecks

    ConsHectic
    Boss domination
    Place of posting
    Legacy working style

    Advice to Senior ManagementImprove the existing systems

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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