Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) 2021 Recruitment Notification. PPSC has released official notification for the job openings of Junior Engineer vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 19th May, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-  

Junior Engineer - 585 Posts

Job Location - Patiala

Other Qualification Details :-

The Punjab Public Service Commission invites Online Application Forms from eligible candidates for recruitment to 585 posts of Junior Engineer (Civil) in the Department of Water Resource, Government of Punjab.

1. Post Name: Junior Engineer (Civil) 

2. No of Post: 585 Posts

3. Pay Scale: Rs. 35400/- initial Pay

4. The minimum pay admissible for the ibid posts shall be as per the notification of Finance department dated 29/10/2020 and as per Notification No. 7/204/2012-4FP1/66, Dated 15/01/2015 Govt. of Punjab, Department of Finance (Finance Personnel-I Branch) Chandigarh, and Notification No. 1/62016-4P.P.1/834680/1 dated 07/09/2016 Govt. of Punjab, Department of Personnel PP-I Branch Chandigarh, fixed emolument equal to Minimum Pay without any allowance will be paid during the probation period of 3 years.

5. Essential Qualifications :-

(i) Should possess three years Diploma of Junior Engineer in Civil Engineering from a State Technical Education Board or from recognized University or Institution.

(ii) The candidate possessing higher qualification in terms of degree/Masters in engineering is also eligible, provided he/she mandatory possess basic qualification in terms of diploma in Civil Engineering.

(iii) Punjabi of Matric or its equivalent Standard.

6. Important Note: The candidates MUST possess the requisite qualification before or by 27/03/2021

7. Advertisement No.1


Candidates should not be below 18 years and above 37 years of age as on 01.01.2021 (See detail in General Information for candidates).

Application Fee:-

Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes of all Statesand Backward Classes of Punjab State only: 1125/-, Ex-Servicemen of Punjab state only: 500/-, All Others Categories: 3000/-, Person with Disability, (Physical Handicapped) Punjab State only: 1750/-

Documents Required:-

The following Self Attested Certificates shall be submitted by candidates when asked at short notice:

1. Proof of Date of Birth : Certificate of Matriculation/Higher Secondary.

2. Proof of having passed Punjabi Language.

3. Relevant Degree and DMC Certificate.

4. Reserved Category Certificate issued by the Competent Authority( If Applicable) 

5. If ESM, certificates/documents mentioning the following:- i) Date of Enrolment ii) Date of Release/Discharge iii) Reason of Release/ Discharge

6. Certificate as proof of age relaxation claim. (If Applicable) 

7. Certificate as proof of fee concession (If Applicable)

8. Proof of being Govt. Employee.

9. Copy of Bank Challan( PPSSC Copy only) . 

Important Notes:-

1. Only Scheduled Castes, Backward Classes, Ex-Servicemen/ LDESM, Persons with disability, Freedom Fighter & Sports Persons of Punjab domicile are eligible for the benefit of reservation.

2. A candidate should indicate the specific category for which he/she wants tobe considered and category once opted cannot be changed under anycircumstances

3. SC/ST Candidates belonging to other States are required to fill their Post Category as General Category (Code 71). They are entitled only to fee concession but not entitled to avail reservation/age relaxation

4. Ex-servicemen/Lineal Descendent of Ex-Servicemen (LDESM)/Grand children of Gallantry Award Winners who have domicile of Punjab are eligible for reservation under the Ex-Servicemen category.

5. LDESM/Grand children of Gallantry Award Winners shall be considered against the vacancies for Ex-servicemen ONLY IF no Exservicemen are available.

6. In case sufficient numbers of Ex-servicemen are available, then LDESM shall be treated in his/her basic category.

Address :-

Punjab Public Service Commission, Baradari Garden, Patiala- 147001

Selection Process :-

1. Competitive Examination for selection:

The written competitive examination for the post will be scheduled tentatively in end of April 2021. The procedure for Competitive Examination for selection of candidates for the post of 585 posts of Junior Engineers (Civil) in the Department of Water Resource, Punjab is in following sequence:-

i. Total Marks for Competitive Examination: 300

ii. The pattern for written exam comprising of 120 questions (@ 2.5 marks for each question and Time allotted ( 2 Hours) would be as below:

a. Questions from the Subject: 250 marks

b. Questions from Logical Reasoning, Mental ability and General Knowledge: 50 marks

2. There will be negative marking (0.5 marks for each question) in the written examination for questions wrongly answered.

3. The scrutiny of application forms shall be done after the conduct of the examination during the process of scrutiny, the application forms and other relevant documents, certificates, etc of the candidates shall be examined to determine their eligibility as on 27-03-2021 Candidates not meeting the eligibility criteria will be rejected after the scrutiny process or any time thereafter if found ineligible.

4. Final result shall be prepared on the basis of the net marks obtained by the Candidates in the Written Competitive Examination.

5. After the answer key is put on the PPSC website (after written examination), candidates will be permitted to raise objections if any. Candidates will be given four days to deliberate before putting up objections..

Steps to Apply :-

Interested and Eligible candidates apply the post on or before 19/05/2021

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