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Power Grid Corporation of India Reviews

Updated November 19, 2017
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  • Some postings are at remote locations and long working hours (in 13 reviews)

  • remote locations, bad transfer policy, away from home (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Summer Trainee"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Summer Trainee in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Summer Trainee in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at Power Grid Corporation of India (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice place to intern. Learnt a lot in a niche area.

    Cons

    None Really. Maybe not challenging enough.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Fraud"

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    • Culture & Values
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    No pros the company is a fraud

    Cons

    This company is an fraud I were hired to be at home online worker they sent me an fake check when I went to deposits in my account my bank put an hold on it then the next day it was an fee on my account for an return checked so please do not believe this company it is an fraud I think every review on here is fake besides mines glassdoor really needs to investigate this company cause it's giving your site an bad name I will never use glassdoor again

    Advice to Management

    Fake supervisor was suppose to be calling me he called and it was from an fake number

  3. "Senior Officer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Job Security, Employee Benefits, Paid Leave,

    Cons

    no freedom of expression, too much process orientation, slow growth, unprofessional employees


  4. Helpful (1)

    "good to be part of the company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Delhi, CA
    Current Employee - Engineer in Delhi, CA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time

    Pros

    good company,but not satisfies with the posting

    Cons

    not satisfied with management..posting should be on merit basis

    Advice to Management

    nothig


  5. Helpful (1)

    "The best company in India (Public or Private) for Electrical Engineers"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Deputy Manager in Lucknow (India)
    Current Employee - Deputy Manager in Lucknow (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very Good Pay Package
    Amazing perks and added benefits including unlimited Medical facilities for self and dependents
    Great opportunities to learn in different areas, develop overall management skills
    Multiple locations, multiple departments
    Opportunity to work with talented young Engineers coming out of reputed Schools

    Cons

    Being a PSU, prior approval is required for most of the proceedings related to project; sometimes it becomes time consuming

    Advice to Management

    More focus on R&D in our core business area
    Better job allocation as per talent and requirement of company
    Sponsoring studies and promoting talented individuals for Top Management and Leadership positions


  6. "Pros and cons"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time

    Pros

    good company to work with

    Cons

    transfers of employees on regular bais


  7. "Dood Utility to work with"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time

    Pros

    Exposure to latest technology in the field.

    Cons

    Sometimes higher work load than usual

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Average Place to work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Trainee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Former Employee - Trainee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Secured Job. Good compensation compared to other PSUs . Get to learn if the posting is good.

    Cons

    Management is sick. Transfers very difficult.

    Advice to Management

    Please start cooperating employees


  9. "Power System Operation- POSOCO"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Engineer in Shillong (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Engineer in Shillong (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Core electrical job
    No field postings
    Good work life balance
    High salary and other perks
    Technology orient company
    Job security
    RHQ postings only

    Cons

    No leave grants during festivals for control room staffs


  10. "Good if u decide to settle down"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Power Grid Corporation of India full-time

    Pros

    Good starting salary
    Job security
    Status in society

    Cons

    Adamant Complex job hierarchy
    Remote sites


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