SMS  group GmbH is a global leader in metallurgical plant and rolling mill technology. We are part of the SMS group who generate sales of more than EUR 3.1 billion with some 14,400 employees worldwide. The sole owner of the holding company SMS GmbH is the Familie Weiss Foundation.
SMS India Pvt. Ltd. is a 100 % subsidiary of SMS group GmbH with offices in Gurgaon, Kolkata and Pune and a workshop in Bhubaneswar. The company was founded in 1989. With a workforce of 850, SMS India Pvt. Ltd. is engaged in the engineering, design and supply of equipment to the steel industry in India and abroad.

Associate Manager / Manager / Senior Manager- Drives


Basic Engineering

  • Study of Contract, Concept development with best tecno-commercial solution, Load List, LT Power Distribution basic SLDs, Feeder Lists. Heat Load Calculation, Necessary input generation for electrical room layouts. Motor and Drive Sizing Calculation.

Detail Engineering & Quality Assurance

  • Selection and Optimization of AC and DC LT & HT Drives as per project and process requirement, including Selection of process motors as per Contract.
  • Preparation of Technical Specification for motors, Drives, MCC, UPS etc., discussion with Suppliers and freeze the same Technically. Review detail engineering drawings / designs.
  • Carry out Inspection, Review and Endorse all the relevant Test Certificates.
  • Cable Sizing and Cable list Preparation.
  • Drawing Approvals with Customer / Consultant.
  • Product Competency on Siemens / ABB / Tmeic LV and MV Motors and Drives for General and Mill Application.

Commissioning and Commissioning Support

  • Process Commissioning of AC and DC Drives (mainly LT). Good to have experience of HT Drives commissioning also. Need to be conversant with mainly Siemens and ABB drives commissioning for Steel Process plants like Melt Shop (BOF, Caster), Rolling Mills and Processing Lines. Site Commissioning.
  • Communication between Drive and PLC.
  • Preparation of Commissioning Reports and Customer Handover.

Project Management Co-ordination

  • Work in Close Co-ordination with Project Management for timely completion of project as per project schedule.
  • Analyze Contract to understand the scope matrix and design requirements.

Sales and Purchase Support

  • Active support to sales team for Techno-commercial Offer and first cut negotiation with suppliers.
  • Evaluate Technical Part of Techno-commercial Offer, Need to have good idea of Cost Effective solutions, Identify and evaluate vendors for critical brought out items.


4-11 years of Experience in Electrical & Automation, Drives / Motors Process oriented Engineering, Commissioning, Preferably in Rolling Mills, Processing Lines / Melt Shop.

Knowledge of Steel Plant process automation and products, safety standards, Calculation of Drives, Motors, MCC etc. Commissioning experience of ABB / Siemens AC & DC Drives.


As an innovative and international employer, we offer a performance-driven work culture and the opportunity to achieve the ideal family/work life balance.

Are you keen on shaping the future with us? If so, feel free to send us your online application.

SMS India
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