South Eastern Coalfields Limited (SECL) 2021 Recruitment Notification. SECL has released official notification for the job openings of Technician Apprentice and Graduate Apprentice positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 05th October, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-

Graduate Apprentice - 140 Posts

Technician Apprentice - 310 Posts

Job Location - Bilaspur

Other Qualification Details :-

Sub : Notification for applying to Graduate and Technician Apprentice training in Mining / Mine Surveying for candidates for one year training in opencast / Under ground mines under Apprentices Act 1961 amended up to 2014.

i. Applications are invited in SECL for Graduate and Technician Apprentices training from candidates having Degree in Mining Engineering or Diploma in Mining / Mine Surveying or equivalent qualifying candidates from Government recognized Institution through on line mode from apprentice Portal ( ) as per the table below.

ii. In the reservation of seats, provisionof DoPT guidelines i.e. Reservations for Scheduled Castes 14% scheduled tribe 23% and other backward class 13% has been followed.

iii. SECL has uploaded the advertisement for candidates to apply for the apprenticeship training on the SECL website, Human resource- HRD- Apprentice and the same has been sent to Board of Apprentice Training (BOAT) for uploading on the apprenticeship portal.

Note - Do check official notification for more details and apply via proper channel only.More details and other particulars are explained in notification, read completely and go to the official website and apply.


candidate should have completed 18 years of age as on 5th octobe4 202r.


1. Selected candidates will be paid stipend at the minimum rate as per Rule II (2) of Apprenticeships 1992, which is currently Rs. 9000 / - per month for graduate apprentice and Rs. 8000/- per month for technician apprentice.

2. Selected candidates (trainees) will be posted only in the Open Cast or underground ground mines of SECL.

3. No apprentice will be absorbed / accepted for e nployment in any of the establishments of SECL as employee. Any claims for employment in any of the establishments of SECL, by virtue of getting apprenticeship training in SECL will not be considered in any case.

4. No TA IDA for coming / going to the scheduled place for documents verification, medical examination or to attend training will be provided. Also, no accommodation or housing facility will be provided.

5. SECL management may increase or decrease seats of apprenticeship training at any level or can also cancel the entire apprenticeship training selection program without any prior notice.

6. The provisions of the Apprentices Act and the Apprenticeship Rules will apply in the matters not covered in this Notification.

7. All announcements regarding selection of apprentices will be done through the above SECL website. So keep visiting the SECL website. Do not call on phone or make unnecessary correspondence .1f necessary, you can contact SECL help desk at on working days in the office hours (10.00 AM TO 5.00 PM on Monday to Friday and 10 AM TO 1.30 PM on Saturday).

8. In the case of any dispute, the settlement of the dispute will be resolved in Bilaspur court only or before the officials / bodies referred to in the Apprentice Act.

Selection Process :-

1. Date of enrolment of candidates on NATS portal in BOAT Western region will be the basis for shortlisting of the candidate. Earlier enrolled candidate will be placed higher.

2. In case of tie on enrolment in the same catagory, the date of graduation in engineering / diploma passing, date of birth and the percentage of marks of Engineering / Diploma will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd tie breakers in order for provisional selection.

3. The provisional selection list will be prepared on the basis of above criteria and reservation.

4. Two seniority list of provisionally selected candidates as per selection criteria will be prepared. 1st list (Level -l) will consist of candidates belonging to CG &MP and 2nd list (Level -2) will be prepared of candidates belonging to rest other states.

5. Candidates from 2nd list will get opportunity after exhausting First list candidates. The provisional select list will be uploaded on the SECL website in the last week of October 2021.

Steps to Apply :-

1. Interested candidates are advised to submit their application through the apprenticeship portal Applications sent through post / mail or any other mode will not be considered / accepted.

2. The last date to apply online is Tuesday 05th October, 2021 till 12.00 MIDNIGHT.

3. Applications received after the last date will not be considered. Defective and unclear applications will not be considered.

4. Go to official website of and register and apply online as per the table number 2.1.8 and 3.5.2 of NATS (National Apprenticeship Training Scheme) by selecting South Eastern Coalfields Limited as establishment.

5. For convenience, both tables are attached as Table I and Table 2, respectively.

6. For any interruption / problem in online registration or / and the application for South Eastern Coalfields Limited in the NATS portal according to the above process, please contact BOAT office on Email: [email protected]

Official Notification