Sr. Project Leader/ Project Leader (Asst Manager) – OFA Engineering

Atlas Copco (India) Ltd.

  • Pune, Maharashtra
Sr. Project Leader/ Project Leader (Asst Manager) – OFA Engineering
Job Posted : Apr 8th, 2024

Job Description

To support and act as an active team member of the cross departmental teams for product development. You should have very high affinity towards the engineering product design and development. You should be very interested and creative to be able to design and develop quality products in lowest possible cost.


Roles and Responsibilities:-

  • Lead and manage OFA (AIF+AIH) NPD projects based on the design from the division, to follow-up and further localize the products currently in production, against the committed time, cost and quality requirements.
  • Be part of an OFA Engineering Team, which has the ambition to be excellent in designing and manufacturing Atlas Copco compressors and Chicago Pneumatic Pistons
  • Focus on cost reductions and lead special cost reduction projects as decided in the OFA PCM.
  • Make VK and PK costs transparent for all AIF+AIH products produced in Dapodi Plant. Concentrate on consolidated cost pictures.
  • Take the lead to expand the export business out of India and lead these export projects in close cooperation with OFA Division in Antwerp and engineering manager in PC Dapodi.
  • Introducing New Products as per Atlas Copco CtP process with Quality & cost-effective products with rationalization & standardization, more localization of the products.
  • To solve, provide solution of Product Maintenance, Field issues to bring Warranty cost down.
  • Safeguard the quality of the design and make sure that all engineering employees know, master and respect the design rules and QA procedures.
  • Creating Qualification plans for Functional parts of Compressor.
  • Work closely with all departments of Product companies and provide Engineering solutions with the required technical information.
  • Work closely with Engineering Dept. of involved product companies of the group regarding the design of the different products.

Educational requirements:-

  • Engineering Graduate- Mechanical.
  • Masters degree is an added advantage.

Experience requirements:-

  • Minimum 6-10 years of product design and development experience in mechanical engineering.
  • Having a proven experience on OFA products (Gas compressors, Hydaulic booster and Reciprocating compressor …)
  • Experience to work on the special gas compressor and 2 year working experience in MNC is a big asset.


  • Good communication skills in English language (verbal and written)
    Solid understanding and mature user of MS Office.
    Able to work independently with mechanical/electrical CAD drawing software (Autocad + Inventor)
  • BPCS Knowledge is an added advantage..
  • Designing of compressors
  • New Product Development in line with the Atlas Copco group, CTP 2.0 process.
  • Strong technical knowledge of engineered gas compression systems and installations.
  • Able to work within a time frame in line with management requirement.
  • Able to plan and organize effectively with the right sense of urgency.
  • Customer focus is must.

Personality requirements:-

  • Pro-active, positive team player with good interpersonal skills, strong in communication and people oriented who thrives on working in a dynamic, complex and multicultural business environment.
  • Self-motivated, independent, flexible, well organized and methodical.
  • Passion to lead local and export projects for OFA division in PC Dapodi and deliver world class products for Indian and Export markets.
  • Accurate and diligent with an awareness to speed up execution within a pressurized environment.
  • Customer oriented to be able to establish relations and networks with people inside and outside the organization.
  • Result driven: have a drive for results, which means that you put in the ambition and the effort to achieve results and accept accountability.
  • Creativity: Ability to come up with solutions to exceptional problems outside the box.
  • Have a Customer Centric mindset


  • Pune, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

Established in 1960, We provide our customers with the solutions they need to enhance productivity and achieve their manufacturing goals. At Atlas Copco India, we deliver value and innovate with the future in mind. Our passionate people, expertise and service bring sustainable value to industries everywhere. We are a part of the Atlas Copco Group, with extensive local presence, and our innovative compressors, vacuum solutions, generators, pumps, power tools and assembly systems help our customers achieve maximum efficiency and produstivity. Our nationwide service personnel are always close at hand to provide repairs, service and spare parts locally. With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities today at Pune and Chakan, the company has a global engineering competency centers for compressors at Pune.