Mumbai Port Trust- Gateway to Career Opportunities
Mumbai Port, previously known as Bombay Port is governed by Mumbai port Trust (MbPT) under Government of India. It is a well known fact that Mumbai is the commercial capital of India. The city is the hub of investment and trade activities. It is indeed the backbone of the nation. Any ups and downs accorded are routed through this city. The port has been designed to handle bulk cargo and other shipping facilities. The Trust has come a long way and adapted itself to the changing times in particular to the shipping trends facilitating container services, packaging and transport of goods. In due course of time, the port has managed to specialize in handling POL and chemicals adhering to safety norms.
Mumbai Port is ISO 9001: 2008 certified company. The premier port, at present, is facing tough competition from other private ports and maritime challenges. Yet it caters to 10 % sea trade in India and handles 19 % of POL traffic. The port is situated on the West Coast of India. Spread over an area of 400 square kilometers the port offers following facilities:
- Navigational Aids
- Dry docks
- Port Railway
- Reefer Points
- Cruise Terminal
Mumbai Port Trust offers a mix of shipping services like clearance, packing, safety, etc all under one umbrella and strives to fulfill all requirements of the clients. Equipped with modern facilities, the trust offers services that can be availed online. Services like container tracking, tracking of application/ letters, cargo, vessel, financial services, etc are available online much to the relief of users. The trust ensures vibrant, safe and efficient port operations and shipping services are meted out to customers. Mumbai Port has three wet docks, four jetties and sixty three anchorage points.
Career with Mumbai Port Trust
Departments working under Mumbai Port Trust are as follows: Traffic Department, Finance Department, Engineering Department, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Department, Vigilance Department, Human Resource Department, Industrial Relations Divisions, Medical Department and General Administration Department. One can find scores of employment opportunities in various departments’ right from Marine Engineer to pilot, from Medical Officer to Assistant Manager, from Graduate/ Technician to Trade Apprentices.
The trust issues notifications against recruitment of graduate engineers/ diploma holders (Electrical, Mechanical), Trade jobs (fitter, welder, machinist, carpenter, mechanic, electrician, draughtsman, etc), Programming and System Administration Assistant (PSAA), Marine Engineer, Pilot, doctors, nurses, medical officers and so on and so forth.
Basis of selection is exams or interviews. Thus there are hordes of career opportunities through Mumbai Port Trust Recruitment. To get updated with Mumbai Port Trust upcoming recruitment 2013 please refer to official page here.