Head – Research & Development/ Excellence


A Leading Iron & Steel Company

Job Summary

Accountable for all R&D and process excellence initiatives at the plant.

Formulates and directs all research and development programs.  Introduces new products and processes into overall company strategy and makes recommendations for the improvement and cost reduction of existing products and processes.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

1Collaborates with HO and other department heads to formulate the R&D strategy.  
2Develop and oversee the formulation of budgets and policies and procedures for the Research Department.  
3Monitors the research and development allocated budget and provide ROI for the same
4Identifies new technologies that can be used to enhance efficiency and productivity at the plant.  
5Identify the emerging best practices in the steel production process and evaluate their relevance to the plant operations.  
6Engage employees in idea generation for product enhancement, new technology adoption and process improvement  
7Tie up with external reputed institutions/research organizations for funded research on iron and steel process and product  

Job Specifications

Educational QualificationBachelors in Engineering preferably in Mechanical Engg
Experience15+ years of relevant QC and R & D experience in a steel industry.

Performance Measures

 1ROI on R & D Cost
 2Number of R & D programs through in-house initiatives and through strategic partnerships
Job Category: Research & Development
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Orissa/ Chattisgarh
Educational Qualifications: BE BE (Mech)

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