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Website: http://www.dlw.indianrailways.gov.in

Diesel Locomotive Works (DLW) is an ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHS 18001 certified organization manufacturing diesel- electric locomotives and its spare parts.

Located in Varanasi, India, the factory is considered the largest diesel- electric locomotive manufacturer in the country. It is a state owned enterprise of the Government of India. It is under the administrative control of Indian Railways.

Founded in 1961 in collaboration with ALCO (USA), DLW manufactures locomotives on ALCO and GM EMD designs.

Besides supplying the Indian Railways, ports and large power and steel plants, the locomotives are exported to countries like Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Mali, Senegal, Sudan Tanzania, Angola and Vietnam on a regular basis. Other Indian customers of the manufacturing unit are Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited and Heavy Industries.

With an annual production capacity of 250 locomotives, DLW has plans to increase it to 275 in the coming years due to upsurge in demand.

The factory has three divisions. Engine Division looks after in house component machining and engine assembly & testing. Vehicle division is responsible for component fabrication, under frame fabrication, bogie manufacturing and locomotive assembly. Block Division performs fabrication of engine block and flame cutting of components. The organizational strength of the company can be gauged from the fact that it has state of the art design and manufacturing facility. The power ratings of DLW DG sets range from 800 KW to 2400 KW.

Design and Development office of DLW is responsible for engineering functions of the factory involving research & design of locomotives, development of new technologies and training of personnel on latest tools.

There are many departments functioning under DLW such as Personnel, Rajsabha, Medical, Security, stores, Accounts, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Marketing and General Administration.  These departments are responsible for carrying out different tasks. Being one of the biggest industrial setups in Eastern India, DLW attracts many tourists to the city of Varanasi.

DLW invites applications for recruitment against Sports Quota, Scout & Guide Quota and various vacancies as per requirements. Selection process generally includes written test followed by Personal Interview. Besides higher cadre posts, there are vacancies for ITI passed candidates from different trades like Mason, Carpenter, Welder, Painter, Fitter, Plumber, etc.

Since DLW is an engineering firm, it recruits engineers for its Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering Departments who look after engineering functions related to the factory. Similarly, there are HR and managerial jobs in departments like General Administration and Personnel department. People having background in Accounts can go for jobs in Finance/ accounts Department. Paramedical staff is hired for Medical Department. Security Officer/ Vigilance Officer, etc are hired for Vigilance Department.

Job seekers can get the current status of job openings in the company from its official website.

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