West Bengal Government specifies minimum rates of wages in the employment of refractory industry

Jul 06, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team

The West Bengal Labour Commissioner specifies the minimum rate of wage in the employment of refractory industry in the State of West Bengal, which will be effective for a period from July 01, 2019 to December 31, 2019.

Category of Employees

Monthly Minimum Rate of Wage

Unskilled/Others ‘A’

Rs. 6791.00


Rs. 6851.00

Skilled/Others ‘B’

Rs. 6911.00

Highly Skilled/Others ‘C’

Rs. 6971.00

The classifications of employees are as follows:

 Unskilled/Others ‘A’: General mazdoor or coolie or kamin, loader, unloader, porter, Asstt. Gardener, tarman, stageman, canteen boy, car-cleaner.

 Semi-skilled: Crusher mazdoor, line mazdoor, grinder, trollyman, stamper, checker, setter, semi-skilled mason, boilerman, carpenter, mixing attendant, pump khalashi.

 Skilled/ Others ‘B’: Turner, fitter, electrician, moulder, fireman, latherman, pipe-plant polisher, klin setter, trindal press operator, mixingman-cum-operator, welder, gas cutter, blacksmith, pattern maker, mill attendant, packerman.

 Highly Skilled/ Others ‘C’: Head mason, head carpenter, head fitter, trindal, shift moulder, head welder, head turner, moulder, supervisor, mechanical fitter.

 Others ‘A’: Peon, durwan, security guard.

 Others ‘B’: Junior clerk, typist, compounder, nurse, driver, stock-keeper, laboratory Asstt.

 Others ‘C’: Senior Clerk, head clerk, accountant, supervisor, security officer, foreman, chemist.

[Circular No. 229/RW/70/195/96/LCS/JLC]


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