National Thermal Power

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National Thermal Power Reviews

Updated August 15, 2014
Updated August 15, 2014
195 Reviews

3.8
195 Reviews
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National Thermal Power Chairman & Managing Director Shri Arup Roy Choudhury
Shri Arup Roy Choudhury
97 Ratings

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)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    2 years experience in power plant full of diverse learning opportunities

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    OK, Not much growth in terms of career opportunities

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Perks, Medical Coverage, Work-life balance,

    Cons

    Locations, Accessibility, Hierarchical Structure, promotion policies ,

  3.  

    earning experience about India's energy industry.

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    technical expertise, branding, people, culture

    Cons

    locations, growth, hierarchy, timing of work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More responsibility should be allotted to engineers

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  5.  

    very nice

    Current Employee - Site Engineer  in  Vindhyāchal (India)
    Current Employee - Site Engineer in Vindhyāchal (India)

    Pros

    good salary and security in job

    Cons

    polluted working environment. little space for growing further

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    do somthing with pollution in thermal power plants

  6.  

    Great experience as an intern

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good work culture
    helping attitude towards an intern

    Cons

    not much career opportunity not very educating too.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Life at NTPC

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager/Executive Engineer, NTPC Limited  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager/Executive Engineer, NTPC Limited in Chennai (India)

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Changes are necessary in the HR policies of the company to retain talented employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  8.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Summer Trainee  in  Ghaziabad (India)
    Former Employee - Summer Trainee in Ghaziabad (India)

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make training better and result oriented. Do not take it as aburden.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Overall good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager/Executive Engineer, NTPC Limited  in  Nāgpur, Maharashtra (India)
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager/Executive Engineer, NTPC Limited in Nāgpur, Maharashtra (India)

    Pros

    hefty salary for freshers with job security and good job prospects

    Cons

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

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    good vocational training at ntpc

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    very useful,informative training, good exposure to industry

    Cons

    no project provided to work on.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

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

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Location Problem

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good salary..
    Nice work environment
    Work life balance

    Cons

    If you are ok with location than go for it

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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