Mr. Sanjeev Malvadkar, Manager (HR)
Mr. Sanjeev Malvadkar, a highly qualified man with a Bachelors Degree in Commerce, a Degree in Law and Masters in Social Work. He has over 25 years of work experience, of which 20 years have been utilized in the area of employee development at PCL. In his tenure, he has worked in the length and breadth of people operations. He joined the organization as a Personnel Officer and since then has been a part of the HR function, playing myriad roles, some of them being: labor welfare officer, head of training and development, industrial relations, compensation and benefit across all facilities of Precision Camshafts Limited. He is currently also the project manager for the “Orbit”, an initiative recently launched to make PCL an employer of choice. Known for his calm disposition and amazing people skills, Mr. Sanjeev Malvadkar is a role model for the PCL Value “Respect”. PCL acknowledges his significant contribution towards employee welfare & development.
Mr. Pradeep Mahindrakar, Senior Manager (Maintenance)
With over 27 years of work experience, Pradeep has been with Precision Camshafts Limited for over 22 years now. After completing Diploma in Mechanical Engineering and Diploma in Business Management from Shivaji University, Pradeep joined PCL as a trainee engineer. Over the years, Pradeep has been a part of the machine shop maintenance; he was actively involved with new product development. Today he is a senior manager in the organization; one of the key strengths that Pradeep has displayed in PCL is in terms of advancement of his technical expertise. He has been instrumental in maintaining the “Breakdown Uptime” consistently to an astounding 99% against the set benchmark of 97% thus contributing significantly to the profitability of the organization. Through his active involvement in new product development, Pradeep has showcased excellent technical knowledge & innovation & has up held the PCL value of “Entrepreneurship”.
Mr. Chidanand Mundodgi, Manager (Production)
Mr. Mundodgi, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from SES Polytechnic, Solapur has 15 years of work experience, all of which devoted to Precision. He started his career as a Trainee Engineer in tooling management and pattern shop. He has been a part of the production department taking on the responsibility of the fettling shop, shell molding, melting department. He has contributed immensely towards day-to-day production, enhancement and quality assurance. He helped in reduction of work force by implementing a change in the process, which was manual to automated. His innovative efforts have also resulted in a reduction in energy consumption and reduction in the cost of the melting department. Mr. Mundodgi, in the past, has also leaded the transition of the new foundry established in PCL. Along with a team of over 100 employees, one of his key achievements includes the creation of innovative processes leading to metallurgical reduction of 2.5 from the previously existing standards of 5% thus influencing positively the bottom line of the organization. Mr. Mundodgi has been extremely agile towards the changing needs of the organization and therefore it would not be an exaggeration to say that he has set a benchmark for the value of “Agility” throughout his interactions in PCL.
Mr. Rajesh Gade, Manger (QA)
Mr. Gade, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering has over 20 years of work experience. He started his professional journey with Precision Camshafts Limited and since then has taken on various roles that have supported the growth of the organization. As an engineer, Mr. Gade was first a part of the quality assurance team. In his journey from a senior engineer to his present position of a Deputy Manager, Mr. Gade has been a part of the production team. He has been responsible for the melting section, dispatch section, knockout section and is currently the plant in-charge of PCL’s new foundry, which is mentoring over 180 employees. Mr. Gade has kept quality a priority in his works and has set many benchmarks for others in the organization to follow. He clearly represents the “Excellence” value of PCL.
Mr. Vishnu Sathe, Manager (Production)
Mr. Sathe, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Pune University has 15 years of work experience. Mr. Sathe began his journey with PCL as an Engineer. In the 11 years with PCL, he has been on a fast-paced growth path and has been a key member for the foundry processes. This includes purchase to dispatch. He started his journey as a shell molding in-charge and since then has been responsible for areas such as productivity, rejection and improvement of all export products. Under his leadership, the production of camshafts has increased from 1 Lac camshafts to 2 Lac camshafts per month thus directly contributing to the growth of the organization. He currently heads a team of close to a 300 members. Owing to his great analytical ability and constant need for improvement, Mr. Sathe is an epitome of “Excellence” at PCL.