Burdwan which is also called Barddhaman is a historic town and a district located in West Bengal, India. It is also a major Division of West Bengal which includes districts like Bankura, Bardhaman, Birbhum, East Midnapore, Hooghly, Purulia and West Midnapore. Agriculture is the major economy of the district. However, industrial presence in the district is also very powerful.
The district of Burdwan is home to several iron and steel factories, coal mines, fertilizer factories and coal-oriented chemical factories. Most of these factories and industrial units are based in Asansol Sub-Division and Durgapur Sub-Division. The town of Burdwan has also evolved to become one of the most sought after places to live and work.
During the past few years, the growth of the town of Burdwan has been marvelous. It has received several government and private sector units. Some projects have already started to work while many others are underdeveloped. These, altogether, create large numbers of employment opportunities for young enthusiasts.
Some of the major employers located at different places of the district of Burdwan include:
- Durgapur Steel Plant
- Indian Iron and Steel Company (IISCO)
- Durgapur Alloy Steel Plant
- Durgapur Fertilizer Project
- Durgapur Project Limited
- Chittaranjan Locomotive
- Hindustan Cables Ltd
These employers are known to create wide range of jobs in Burdwan. Important employment options which are on offer at the iron and steel plants located at Durgapur and Kulti, the popular industrial towns of the district of Burdwan include:
- Plant Attendant-Cum-Junior Technician
- Civil Engineer
- Senior Registrar
- Medical Officer
- Accounts Officer
- Resident House Officer
- Medical Executive
Apart from these, part time jobs in Burdwan and full time jobs in Burdwan are also offered at various educational institutions, modern shopping malls, multiplexes, hotels and restaurants. The entry of national and international entrepreneurs has expanded the horizon of all kinds of IT jobs including data entry jobs in Burdwan.