Duties and Responsibilities
The following posts of the Departmental are operational as follows:
Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer (PCME)
The Principal Chief Mechanical Engineer is Co-ordinating Head of the Mechanical Department.
Chief Planning Engineer (CPLE)
Chief Planning Engineer is entrusted with the responsibilities of Production Planning, Material Planning and distribution of various products to Zonal Railways. He is assisted by Dy.Chief Mechanical Engineer/Planning and Works Manager/Plg-I for these assignments. He is also Part-time Chief Vigilance Officer of DMW and is assisted by a full time Deputy Chief Vigilance Officer in this task.
Chief Workshop Engineer (CWE)
He is responsible for production activities carried out in Light Machine Shop (LMS), Heavy Machine Shop (HMS), Bogie Shop and Power Pack Shop (PPS). He is assisted by Dy.CME/LMS & HMS and Dy.CME/Bogie & PPS for these activities.
Deputy Chief Mechanical Engineer/Planning (Dy.CME/Plg)
He is responsible for material planning of Phase-II Group of Shops viz. Loco Assembly Shop (LAS), Loco Transmission Shop (LTS), Light Fabrication Shop (LFS), Bogie Shop and Power Pack Shop (PPS). Besides this he is also incharge of central office of Mechanical Deptt.
He is responsible for preparing of Production Plans of all manufacturing shops and material planning of Phase-I Group of Shops viz. Traction Machine Shop (TMS), Light Machine Shop (LMS) and Heavy Machine Shop (HMS). He is also entrusted with the responsibility of costing of all PLW manufactured products & their distribution to Zonal Railways.
Deputy Chief Mechanical Engineer/LMS & HMS
He is responsible for manufacturing activities of Light Machine Shop, Heat Treatment Shop, Tool Room and Heavy Machine Shop.
Deputy Chief Mechanical Engineer/Bogie and PPS
He is responsible for manufacturing activities of Bogie Shop and Power Pack Shop.