The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has released an official notice on mmrda.maharashtra.gov.in to provide employment opportunity to skilled and unskilled workers of Maharashtra. Due to the unforeseen event of COVID-19, several workers have left for their homes. So, there is a shortage of a worker in the project impacting the infrastructure of the authority. Hon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Mr Uddhav Thackeray, has directed to provide the employment to the skilled/unskilled workers in Maharashtra.
The conducting body has announced 16,726 vacancies to shortlist skilled and unskilled workers. These vacancies are further segregated amongst the several advertised posts. For the post of Skilled Worker (Mason), MMRDA has announced 274 vacancies followed by 2678 Skilled Worker (Carpenter), 366 Skilled Worker (Fitter Steel Fixing), 3359 Skilled Worker (Fitter bar bending and fixing), 423 Skilled Worker (Welder), 2167 electrician and Wireman and 7459 Unskilled workers.
Candidates are selected for the architectural work that mainly consists of foundation laying, erection of metro pillars, construction of elevated roads, construction of ratyas, laying of paving for decoration of metro stations and other works. Shortlisted candidates are provided free accommodation, water, electricity, transportation from labour colony to the actual work site. Also, advance payment for workers’ meals will be provided to the small contractor as required. Responsibility for the health, safety, insurance, etc. of the manpower involved in the construction of the project depends on the terms and conditions of the Main contractor.
MMRDA provides one-month of free training to the skilled and unskilled workers. This training period is conducted for those candidates who do not have the required experience but are willing to work. Once the training is completed, the workers are hired by the concerned contractor for the actual work.
Important Contact Numbers that can be dialled to apply for the job are given below. We suggest that the candidates read the detailed notification before applying for any of the post, which is available on the official website.
In the given notification, MMRDA has provided the name and number of the contractor to whom interested workers have to contact. For J.Kumar Infrastructure Limited, candidates have to contact Mr Suraj Sale on 9167224562, Mr Mayank Jain on 8860765566 and Mr Prashant Joshi on 9909927720.
For NCC Limited contact Mr Mahadevan on 9000607333 and Mr Siddharth Kamat on 8271912397. To work for Godrej Boys call Mr Mayank Shah on 9187235092 and Mr Vinod Jain 9867710003. Contact detail for Engineering Pioneer Fabricates is 9999552074. For ITDC, workers shall call Mr Vijay Ingale on 7066031448.
Contact Mr Vishwas on 8130025434 for Sterling Aani Wilson, Mr Abhijeet Thakarta on 9880031375 for R.Infra, Mr Sio John on 9820633884 and Mr Nikhil Sha on 8779129575 for Railcon Infra, Mr Pandurang Kulkarni on 8692050000 for Ajwaani Infra, Mr Iftakaar Tarapurwala on 9136969552 and Mr Anil Paatil on 9167224543 for Tata Project Limited, Mr Jai Chud on 7507996000 for Ingal Infra Limited, Mr Harish Salukhe on 9870525214 for Ofcourse Infra Limited.
Mr Yunus Ajij on 8291084703 and Mr Anil Rao on 7980285241 for L and T, Mr Manoj Sanap on 7008149325, Mr Colin on 9791009588 and Mr Pradip Umaate on 916224557 for Tata Projects, Mr Samir Fanse on 9820115603 for SMC, Mr. Umesh Salukhe on 9223322845 for Shapurki Palanji, Mr Chandu Porakhkar on 775598411 for T and T. For RPS, candidates shall contact Mr Ganesh Gholap on 9324018965.