PRINCIPAL CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER (PCOM):
Principal Chief Operations Manager is the administrative head of train operations in the Zonal railway and reporting to Railway Board and GM. He is responsible for management of Traffic planning, Freight and Passenger train operation, safety in train operations through the teams headed by Chief Transportation Planning Manager, Chief Freight Transportation Manager and Chief Passenger Transportation Manager & Chief Operations Manager (General). He holds overall managerial responsibility and exercises unlimited control of both passenger and freight in the railway as a whole. His office ensures compliance of Policies and guidelines laid down by the Railway Board (Ministry of Railways) and are promptly followed and implemented in the system.
CHIEF TRANSPORTATION PLANNING MANAGER (CTPM):
CTPM is the head of planning organization of Operating department. He is responsible for approval of traffic facilities works, infrastructure developmental activities, approval IPA, DPR, ESP, SIPs etc including that of Pvt Sidings, PFTs, Port connectivity, PPP projects, Western Dedicated Freight corridor project, High Speed Rail Corridor project etc, transfer and posting of non-gazetted staff and assists PCOM in disposal of DAR cases of Gr. “C” staff of Western Railway. He co-ordinates with private sectors for setting up of new private railway siding for upcoming projects. He also co-ordinates and gives direction to remove bottlenecks and decongestion the section.
DEPUTY CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER-PLANNING (DY.COM/PLG)
Dy. COM-Planning assists CTPM in all the planning matters. He handles works related to traffic facility, approval of yard plans, preparation of line capacity statement, Gauge conversion, Doubling, Electrification of section, Private Sidings, Private Freight Terminals and Port Connectivity Projects, RTI matters etc.
CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER/GENERAL (COM/G):
COM/G is the overall in-charge of Traffic Safety Section.Framing of Subsidiary rules of Operating Manual, Accident Manual and Block Working Manual. Overseeing functioning of ZTCs/Area Training School.Reviewing of training modules, functioning of Zonal training school, functioning of Divisional Traffic Schools, arranging initial promotional refresher courses for operating staff etc. He also deals with implementation of rules and recommendations like one of High Level Committee on disaster Management and Accident Inquiry Report, Railway Safety Review Committee which are pertaining to operating department.
DEPUTY CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER-RULES(DY.COM/RULE)
Dy. COM (Rules) assists COM/G in handling the works related to traffic safety and traffic stores. Deals with matters pertaining to review and amendment to General and Subsidiary rules, Accident Manual and Block working Manual. Monitors functions of Zonal Railway Training institute, Divisional Training Centres and up gradation of training facilities for the staff of operating department.
CHIEF FREIGHT TRANSPORTATION MANAGER (CFTM)
Planning and handling of freight loading and unloading over W. Rly. He coordinates with adjoining railways and Railway Board on day-to-day basis for freight movement. He also co-ordinates and gives direction for inter divisional and inter railway movements. Gives suitable orders to divisions and Central Control with regard to restrictions and unloading/loading, plans for better performance of the loading/unloading terminals of the Railways.
DY CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER/GOODS (DY.COM/G)
Assists CFTM in planning, monitoring and co-ordinates freight operations on Western Railway. Plans freight movement, freight loading and unloading over WR, Conducts conference with divisions and issue guidance/instructions to Control Office at division and Headquarter. Monitors daily indents’ position and supply of wagons. Issues approvals for diversion/rebooking of rakes on the system, under the rules in force.
DY CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER/FOIS (DY.COM/FOIS)
Implementing new projects and updates all the IT projects of FOIS such as Rake Management System, Terminal Management System, Crew Management System, ICMS, COA, RTIS, CTSR, COIS, CCLMS, Data Logger etc. overWestern Railway.
Monitors the FOIS locations on regular basis to improve the software and rectify software issues in coordination with CRIS/NDLS.
Working as a nodal officer for implementation and smooth functioning of e-Office in Operating department of HQ.
ASSISTANT TRANSPORTATION MANAGER / MOVEMENT (ATM/M)
Assisting CFTM and Dy.COM (Goods) in freight management. Analyses the data and positions received from divisions and monitors daily freight operations through respective divisional controls and central control. Put up important messages/orders received in central control from Divisions/Railway Board for granting approval/permission and orders from higher management. Check implementation of orders in the system of operation.
SECY. TO COM
Organizing various meetings as and when asked by competent authority. Coordinating with different departments for early disposal of the files and letters. Maintenance of various letters and circulars addressed to PCOM.Prepares of meeting papers for PCOM and CFTM like Operating meeting/ Crack meeting.
CHIEF PASSENGER TRANSPORTATION MANAGER (CPTM)
CPTM is the Head of coaching organization and looks after the planning, running and monitoring of movement related to Mail/Express, Passenger and Special trains on the entire WR. Co-ordinates with all the divisions of WR, adjoining Railways and Railway Board in connection with the running of passenger trains. He decides the matters pertaining to Time-Tabling, augmentation of coaches in trains, introductions of new trains for which overall guideline issued by Railway Board. Monitors the punctual running of trains, analyses reasons for loss of punctuality and manages running of trains at the time of any accidents/unusual. CPTM is assisted by Dy. Chief Operation Manager-Coaching.
DY CHIEF OPERATIONS MANAGER/ COACHING (DY.COM/Coaching)
Assists CPTM in discharging day to day passenger carrying train operation. Monitors punctual running of trains and also organizes the running of special trains. Processes the matter related to time tabling, stoppages of trains and deals with various demands from MPs, MLAs and public representatives.
ASSISTANT TRANSPORTATION MANAGER/ COACHING (ATM/Coaching)
Monitors Punctuality of trains, Special train formation, Train Coaching Section and all related matters. Monitors Engineering and other special Blocks
ASSISTANT OPERATIONS MANAGER/ COACHING (AOM/Coaching)
Assists DY.COM/Coaching and CPTM in discharging day to day passenger carrying train operation. Monitors punctual running of trains and also organizes the running of special trains