SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023, Eligibility, Salary, Vacancies, Selection process, How to apply

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has announced the Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 for 1324 posts in Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical disciplines under Group ‘B’ (Non-Gazetted), Non-Ministerial category. Interested candidates can apply online at ssc.nic.in from July 26, 2023, until August 16, 2023. The examination will be conducted in October 2023 for which candidates must meet the eligibility criteria specified by the Commission. The application fee is Rs 100/-, but it is exempted for women candidates, Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD), and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation.

Candidates are advised to carefully follow the instructions for photograph upload during the application process, as failure to comply may lead to rejection or cancellation of their candidature. After the closing date for applications, a two-day window will be provided for candidates to make corrections in their application form, if needed. The selection process will involve Computer Based Examination (Paper-I), and candidates meeting the minimum qualifying marks will be shortlisted for Paper-II. The detailed notification with all necessary information is available on the official website for reference.

SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 Eligibility

To be eligible for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023, candidates must meet the following criteria:

Nationality: Candidates should be citizens of India or subjects of Nepal/Bhutan. Tibetan refugees who came to India before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or persons of Indian origin who have migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India are also eligible.

Age Limit: The age limit varies based on the post and discipline as follows:

Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical), Central Water Commission & CPWD: Up to 32 years.

Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical), MES & Department of Posts: Up to 30 years.

Junior Engineer (Surveying and Contract), MES: Up to 32 years.

Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical), Farrakka Barrage (Project): Up to 30 years.

Educational Qualification: The educational qualification requirements are as follows:

Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical): Three years of diploma in Civil/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institute or University.

Junior Engineer (Electrical): Three years of diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized Institute or University.

Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying and Contract): Three years of diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized Institute or University.

Candidates should check the detailed notification for specific educational requirements and other eligibility conditions related to experience, reservations, and relaxations provided by the Staff Selection Commission for the Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023.

SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 Vacancies

The SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 offers a total of 1324 vacancies for various posts in Civil, Mechanical, and Electrical disciplines. The distribution of vacancies among different organizations/offices under the Government of India is as follows:

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Commission: Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Central Water Commission: Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Civil) in CPWD: Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Electrical) in CPWD: Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Department of Posts: Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Military Engineer Services (MES): Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical) in Military Engineer Services (MES): Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying and Contract) in Military Engineer Services (MES): Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Civil) in Farrakka Barrage (Project): Not specified.

Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Farrakka Barrage (Project): Not specified.

The detailed notification on SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 may provide specific information about the vacancies for each category and organization. Candidates interested in applying should refer to the official notification for the latest and accurate information regarding vacancies and other details.

SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 Salary

The salary for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 varies based on the post and falls under Group ‘B’ (Non-Gazetted), Non-Ministerial category. The pay scale for Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical & Electrical) positions is in Level 6 of the 7th Central Pay Commission’s pay matrix.

The salary for these posts ranges from Rs 35,400/- to Rs 1,12,400/- per month. The exact salary will depend on various factors such as the candidate’s experience, location of posting, and allowances applicable as per government rules.

Candidates who are selected for SSC Junior Engineer positions will also be entitled to various benefits and allowances, including House Rent Allowance, Dearness Allowance, Transport Allowance, etc., as per government norms.

It is advisable for candidates to refer to the official notification for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 for the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding the salary structure and other details related to the recruitment process.

SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 Selection process

The selection process for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 involves two stages:

Computer Based Examination (Paper-I): The first stage is a Computer Based Examination (Paper-I) that will be conducted for all eligible candidates. This paper will consist of objective-type multiple-choice questions. The exam will assess the candidate’s knowledge in General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, and their respective engineering discipline (Civil/Electrical/Mechanical).

Written Examination (Paper-II): Candidates who qualify in Paper-I will be shortlisted to appear for the Written Examination (Paper-II). This paper will also be of an objective-type format and will focus on the technical aspects of the engineering discipline chosen by the candidate during the application process.

Candidates must obtain minimum qualifying marks in Paper-I and Paper-II as follows:

UR: 30%

OBC/EWS: 25%

All other categories: 20%

The final selection will be based on the candidate’s performance in Paper-I and Paper-II. The Commission may apply normalization of marks if Paper-II is conducted in multiple shifts. They will also consider category-wise vacancies and the number of candidates while fixing cut-off marks.

It is essential for candidates to carefully prepare for both stages of the examination to increase their chances of being selected for the Junior Engineer positions. For further details, candidates should refer to the official notification released by the Staff Selection Commission for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023.

How to apply for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023

To apply for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023, candidates can follow the below steps:

  1. Visit the official website of Staff Selection Commission (SSC): https://ssc.nic.in
  2. On the homepage, click on the “Apply” link under the “Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Quantity Surveying & Contracts) Examination 2023” section.
  3. Read the instructions carefully and click on the “Register Now” link to create a new registration.
  4. Fill in the required details such as name, date of birth, email address, and mobile number to register.
  5. After successful registration, you will receive a registration ID and password on your registered email/mobile number. Use these credentials to log in.
  6. Complete the application form with personal, educational, and other required details.
  7. Upload scanned copies of your photograph and signature as per the given specifications.
  8. Pay the application fee of Rs 100/- (if applicable) through online mode or in any designated bank branches. Female candidates and candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwBD/Ex-Servicemen categories are exempted from the fee payment.
  9. Verify all the information provided in the application form before final submission.
  10. Submit the application form, and take a printout of the confirmation page for future reference.
  11. Candidates are advised to keep a copy of the application form and fee payment receipt for their records. It is essential to submit the application form within the specified dates, as mentioned in the official notification.

Please note that the process mentioned above is based on the general guidelines, and candidates should refer to the detailed notification for SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2023 for specific instructions and updates.

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