Breaker Tender

Pit Attendant

Minimum ? No entry barrier

Not required

The tasks a Breaker Tender is expected to perform include:Tending machine that breaks coal into lumps

Starting steel drum containing coal, causing coal to break as it tumbles

Starting conveyors to transfer coal to and from breaker

Observing flow of material on the belt to detect and remove foreign material

Removing metal from pocket of magnet separator

Lubricating breaker with grease gun and oil can

Cleaning work area using shovel and broom

Familiar with coal breaking machine

Knowledge of different equipment used in oiling and greasing process

Familiar with different types of oils and lubricants available

Knowledge of cleaning and maintenance procedure of the machine

Not applicable


Manual dexterity


Team player

It is not a desk job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

The job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous as per The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)

Will be updated

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Manufacturing Sector in India

According to a report by Mckinsey and Company, India?s manufacturing sector could touch US$ 1 trillion by 2025. There is potential for the sector to account for 25-30 per cent of the country?s GDP and create up to 90 million domestic jobs by 2025.

The Government of India has taken several initiatives to promote a healthy environment for the growth of manufacturing sector in the country.

The government has an ambitious plan to locally manufacture as many as 181 products India currently imports at a cost of at least US$ 18.1 billion. TheConstruction industry is an important indicator of the development. It has contributed an estimated6708billion to the national GDP in 2011-12 (a share of around9%).

As the manufacturing sector grows, so will the opportunities in this sector, for professionals like Breaker Tender.

Manufacturing companies

Cities and towns across India