Mechanical engineering companies in India for freshers

Most of Mechanical Engineering Graduates search for the job just after completion of the 4-year course. It is one of the evergreen branches of Engineering which always has a large number of vacancies in Government as well as in private sector. We will check here the list of companies sector wise for Mechanical Engineers

Government Companies

The government of India had graded the Public sector Companies into Miniratna, Navaratna & Maharatna Company on the basis of performance. The Maharatna considered best for the Engineers as they provide the best compensation in the market. All Maharatna PSUs recruits Mechanical Graduates as a Maintenance Engineer

  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited
  • Gas Authority of India Limited
  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
  • Steel Authority of India Ltd
  • Coal India Limited
  • National Thermal Power Corporation


Sector Wise Jobs for Mechnical Engineers

We have seen the list of Government companies for Mechanical Engineers. There are big private industries who hire Mechanical Graduate Professional. Here is the list of reputed companies sector wise

Automobile Sector

Automobile sector Companies make the range of vehicles from 2 or wheeler light vehicles, commercial, passenger transport etc. There are huge indigenous & foreign automobile manufacturers which design, manufacture and sell the same in India and other countries. The job in these MNCs has steady growth and attractive CTC from the beginning.

Hero MotoCorpKobelco CranesChevrolet Sales India Private LimitedTata Motors
Maruti SuzukiHarley-Davidson IndiaHonda Motorcycle & Scooter IndiaYamaha Motor
TVS MotorTAFE TractorsToyota Kirloskar Motor Private LimitedVolvo
MahindraL&TBharat Earth MoversVehicle Factory Jabalpur
Eicher MotorsHindustan MotorsForce MotorsJohn Deere Tractors
Bajaj AutoVespa ScootersKinetic EngineeringJaguar Cars and Land Rover
Mercedes-Benz Passenger CarsVolkswagenSkoda AutoAudi AG
Mercedes-Benz Passenger CarsMAN Trucks IndiaPiaggio VehiclesHyundai
Fiat Automobiles and Jeep IndiaSonalika TractorRoyal EnfieldBMW India

Metal Sector

Metal sector has large number of government as well as private firms.  Metal sector provide the raw material for the power, manufacturing and automobile sector. They offer safest job on earth. As all of metal sector industry plant are run for 24X7. Hence duties timing may be in shift depending on the posting department. A mechanical Engineer is posted as a Maintenance Engineer who is responsible for smooth operation of various mechanical equipments (Valves, Pumps, Pipes, Gear Box, etc) in the plant. Here is the list of firms in the metal sector

  • Tata Steel
  • Steel Authority of India Limited
  • VIZAG Steel
  • Rashtriya Ispat Nigam
  • ESSAR Steel
  • JSW Steel
  • Bhushan Steel
  • Posco Steel
  • Hindustan Aluminum Corporation Limited (HINDALCO)
  • National Aluminum Company Limited (NALCO)
  • Bharat Aluminum Company Limited (BALCO)
  • Hindustan Copper Limited
  • Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited


Heavy Engineering Project Companies

Heavy Engineering companies are the project organizations who take the responsibility to build the whole plant from zero. The Engineers in these firms get the opportunity to design and implement the project on ground. These organization offers highest compensation to engineers. But they are limited in numbers. Here is the list of project companies

  • L&T
  • Bharat Heavy Engineering Ltd
  • Engineers India Limited
  • Engineering Projects India Ltd

Power Sector

Power plants are set up to generate the electricity. The NTPC is the biggest company in this sector. Apart from NTPC most of the states have their own Coal based or Hydro power plants. These are also really secure & stable jobs for engineers. There are some big corporate (Mostly metal sector industries) which produce electricity to run own plants. Here are the name of few companies.

  • State Electricity boards
  • NTPC
  • NHPC
  • TATA Power
  • JSW Energy
  • Adani Power
  • JP Power
  • Inox Wind

Petroleum & Oil Sector

The Petroleum sector has both Government & Private jobs. As firms are very few and demand of petroleum products remains high hence they pay the highest package to the Engineers. A newly recruited Engineer get Minimum 10 Lakh just after the appointment.

  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited
  • Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited
  • Oil India Limited
  • Reliance Industries
  • Petronet LNG
  • Essar Oil
  • Cairn India
  • Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation
  • Haldia Petrochemicals
  • Mangalore Refinery
  • Mahanagar Gas


If you are looking for a job in Government Company then you must appear for the GATE exam as most of the companies are recruiting Engineers through GATE.

The most of the private companies mentioned here visit reputed institutes for placements. So if you are studying in a renowned college, you can request them for visiting your Institute. Or else one can contact them via career section through their individual official websites. I hope this will help you to find the best company to work.

7 thoughts on “Mechanical engineering companies in India for freshers

    • If you want to work in Government sector. The GATE is the best choice to get a job in the reputed government organization. The Compensation for Maharatna & Miniratna Companies is best in India even higher than the private sector.

  1. i have completed diploma in mechanical branch. but i want a job in automobile sector . what i do plz suggestion me

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