SSC Junior Engineer (Civil & Electrical) Exam 2014
Junior Engineer (Civil & Electrical) Examination - 2014
SSC JE (Civil & Electrical) Exam 2014 Date: 25th May, 2014 (Sunday)
JUNIOR ENGINEERS (CIVIL & ELECTRICAL) EXAMINATION 2014 NOTIFICATION
Date of Exam: 25.05.2014
Date of Advertisement: 22.02.2014
Closing Date: 21.03.2014
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES:
1. Commission will hold a Combined All India Open Examination for recruitment to the posts of JUNIOR ENGINEER( CIVIL & ELECTRICAL) in CPWD,MES etc. for which Diploma in Civil or Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from an institution recognized by Govt. of India or equivalent qualification is the minimum qualification. The Examination will comprise of a Written Examination followed by Interview.
2. The Commission will not undertake detailed scrutiny of applications for the eligibility and other aspects at the time of written examination and, therefore, the candidature is accepted only provisionally. The candidates are advised to go through the requirements of educational qualification, age etc. and satisfy themselves that they are eligible before applying. Copies of supporting documents will be sought only from those candidates who qualify for the Interview. When scrutiny is undertaken, if any claim made in the application is not found substantiated, the candidature will be cancelled and the Commission‘s decision shall be final.
3. CANDIDATES IN THEIR OWN INTEREST ARE ADVISED TO GO THROUGH THE DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS CONTAINED IN THIS NOTICE AND ALSO AVAILABLE ON THE WEBSITE OF THE COMMISSION: http://ssc.nic.in CAREFULLY BEFORE APPLYING.
4. Candidates seeking reservation benefits available for SC/ST/OBC/PH/EXS must ensure that they are entitled to such reservation as per eligibility prescribed in the Notice .They should also be in possession of the certificates in the prescribed format in support of their claim at the time of application.
5. Candidates with physical disability of 40% and more only would be considered as PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED (PH) and entitled to reservation for PH. Post is not identified suitable for VH persons.
6. Central Government civilian employees/servants claiming age relaxation should be in possession of a certificate in the prescribed format from their office in respect of the length of continuous service which should be for not less than three years in the immediate period preceding the closing date for receipt of application. They should continue to have the status of Central Government civilian servants/employees from the day of application till the time of appointment on the basis of their performance in this examination.
7. FEE: RUPEES ONE HUNDRED ONLY (RS.100)
Fee is exempted for all Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Physically Handicapped, and Ex-Servicemen, as per Govt. orders.
8. CLOSING DATE : 21.03.2014 (upto 5 P.M.). For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu and Kashmir, Lahaul and Spiti District and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and for candidates residing abroad – 07.02.2011. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED LATE WILL NOT BE ENTERTAINED.
9. Only a single application will be entertained. Candidature in respect of multiple applications will be summarily rejected.
10. MOBILES AND OTHER ELECTRONIC GADGETS ARE BANNED WITHIN THE PREMISES OF THE EXAMINATION CENTRES.
11. CANDIDATES MAY SEND APPLICATION IN THE PRESCRIBED FORMAT BY POST OR APPLY ON LINE. FACILITY OF ON-LINE APPLICATION WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM 01.01.2011 TO 31.01.2011. CANDIDATES APPLYING ON-LINE SHOULD RETAIN THE REGISTRATION NUMBER ASSIGNED TO THEM ONLINE AND DETAILS OF PAYMENT OF FEE FOR FURTHER CORRESPONDENCE WITH THE COMMISSION. THEY ARE NOT REQUIRED TO SUBMIT PRINT OUTS OF THEIR APPLICATION TO THE COMMISSION.
F.No. 3/11/2010-P&P. Staff Selection Commission will hold on Sunday, the 25.05.2014, an open competitive examination for recruitment to the post of Junior Engineer( Civil & Electrical ) in CPWD & MES and Junior Engineer (Civil) in Department of Posts, Farakka Barrage etc., a Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post, classified as General Central Services ( Technical ) in the Pay Band of Rs.9300-34800 plus Grade Pay Rs.4200, all over the country.
VACANCIES / RESERVATION:
(i) Firm number of vacancies will be determined in due course.
(ii) Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/ExS/PH etc. categories is available as per extant Govt. Orders.
(iii) The posts carry All India Service Liability (AISL) i.e. the candidate, on selection, may be asked to serve anywhere in the country.
(iv) The posts have been identified suitable for the persons suffering from disabilities of forty percent and above of One Arm(OA), One Leg (OL), Both Legs(BL), Partially Deaf(PD) and Deaf(D).
NATIONALITY / CITIZENSHIP:
A candidate must be either:
(a) a citizen of India, or
(b) a subject of Nepal, or
(c) a subject of Bhutan, or
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January,1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar),Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the Examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.
AGE LIMIT: 18-27 years as on 31.01.2011, the normal closing date for receipt of applications. The candidate should not have been born earlier than 01.02.1984 or later than 31.01.1993.
PROCESS OF CERTIFICATION & FORMAT OF CERTIFICATES:
Candidates who wish to be considered against vacancies reserved or seek age-relaxation must submit requisite certificate from the competent authority, in the prescribed format whenever such certificates are sought by concerned Regional/Sub Regional Offices. Otherwise, their claim for SC/ST/OBC/PH/ExS status will not be entertained and their candidature/applications will be considered under General (UR) category. The formats of the certificates are annexed. Candidates claiming OBC status may note that certificate on creamy layer status should have been obtained within three years before the closing date, i.e., 31.01.2011.
NOTE I: The closing date, i.e., 31.01.2011 for receipt of applications will be treated as the date of reckoning for OBC status of the candidate.
NOTE II : Candidates are warned that they may be permanently debarred from the examination conducted by the Commission in case they fraudulently claim SC/ST/OBC/ExS/PH status.
Diploma in Civil or Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from an Institute recognized by the Central Government or equivalent qualification. For list of equivalent qualifications as approved by CPWD/AICTE, refer to Annexure-X.
NOTE-I: As per Ministry of Human Resource Development Notification No. 44 dated 01.03.1995 published in Gazette of India edition dated 08.04.1995, the Degree obtained through open Universities/Distance Education Mode needs to be recognized by Distance Education Council, IGNOU. Accordingly, unless such Degrees had been recognized for the period when the candidates acquired the relevant qualification, they will not be accepted for the purpose of Educational Qualification.
NOTE-II: Candidates who have not acquired/will not acquire the educational qualification as on the closing date of receipt of application (31.01.2011) will not be eligible and need not apply.
NOTE-III : All candidates who are called for appearing at the Interview will be required to produce the relevant Certificates in Original such as Mark sheets, Provisional Degree Certificate, etc. as proof of having acquired the minimum educational qualification on or before the closing date failing which the candidature of such candidate will be cancelled by the Commission.
NOTE-IV: Ex-S who have done various courses from Armed Forces which are certified by competent Authority that they are equivalent to Diploma in Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering are eligible to appear in the Examination.
MODE OF PAYMENT: FEE PAYABLE Rs. 100 (Rupees One Hundred only)
(i) For the candidates sending the application by post:
The candidates submitting Paper application should pay the fee by means of "Central Recruitment Fee Stamps (CRFS)"only . CRFS are available at the counter of all Departmental Post Offices of the country. Recruitment Fee Stamps should be pasted on the application form in the space earmarked for the purpose and got cancelled from the Counter of Post Office of issue with the date stamp of the Issuing Post Office in such a manner that the impression or the cancellation stamp partially overflows on the Application Form itself, taking care at the same time that the impression is clear and distinct to facilitate the identification of date and Post Office of issue at any subsequent stage. After getting the Recruitment Fee Stamps cancelled from the Post Office, the candidate must submit their application to the concerned Regional Office/Sub Regional Offices of the Commission in the usual manner after completing other formalities.
(ii) For the candidates submitting their applications on-line:
The candidates submitting their applications on-line should pay the requisite fee only through State Bank of India Challan or using on-line payment facility of State Bank of India.
NOTE I: Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
NOTE II: Fee paid by modes other than CRFS for off-line applications and SBI in case of online application will not be accepted and the applications of such candidates will be rejected forthright and the payment made shall stand forfeited. Candidates submitting their application online shall make their payment through the State Bank of India as per instructions (Annexure-II B).
NOTE III: Candidates may please note that non-cancellation of stamps from the concerned Post Office in the manner indicated above, may lead to rejection of his/her application form. Therefore, it is in the interest of candidates that they get the CRFS cancelled from the concerned Post Office.
CENTRES OF EXAMINATION:
A candidate must indicate the centre in the Application Form in respect of the Examination. A candidate must submit his/her application only to the concerned Regional/Sub Regional Office of the Commission under whose jurisdiction the Centre selected by him / her falls. Application received in any other Regional/Sub Regional Office of the Commission will be rejected summarily.
The applications should be addressed to the Regional / Sub-Regional Offices of the Commission as indicated in the table below:
|Sl.No.||Examination Centres &|
|Address to which the applications|
should be sent
||Delhi-2201, Jaipur-2405, Dehradun-2002
||Regional Director (NR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road,
||Regional Director (SR), Staff Selection Commission, EVK Sampath Building, 2nd Floor, College Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600006
||Kolkata-4410, Port Blair-4802, Gangtok-4001,Ranchi-4205, Bhubneswar-4604.
||Regional Director (ER), Staff Selection Commission, Nizam Palace, 1st M.S.O. Building (8th Floor), 234/4. A.J.C. Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal-700020
||Mumbai-7204, Nagpur-7205, Panaji-7801, Ahmedabad-7001
||Regional Director (WR), Staff Selection Commission, Ist Floor, South Wing, Pratishta Bhawan, 101 M.K. Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400020
||Allahabad-3003, Patna-3206, Lucknow-3010,
||Regional Director(CR), Staff Selection Commission, 8-AB, Beli Road, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh-211002
||Guwahati(Dispur)-5105, Itanagar-5001, Imphal-5501, Shillong-5401, Aizwal-5701, Kohima-5302, Agartala-5601
||Regional Director(NER), Staff Selection Commission, Rukmini Nagar, PO Assam Sachivalaya, Guwahati, Assam-781006
||Regional Director(KKR), Staff Selection Commission, 1St Floor, "E" Wing, Kendriya Sadan, Koramangala, Bangalore, Karnataka-560034
||Dy. Director (MPR), Staff Selection Commission, "Nishant Villa" F. Jalvihar Colony, Raipur,
||Chandigarh-1601, Jammu-1004, Srinagar(J&K)-1007, Shimla-1203, Jalandhar-1402
||Dy. Director (NWR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 3, Gr. Floor, Kendriya Sadan Sector-9, Chandigarh-160017
NOTE I: No change of Centre of Examination will be allowed under any circumstances. Hence, the candidates should select the centres carefully and indicate the same correctly in their applications.
NOTE II: The Commission reserves the right to cancel any Centre and ask the candidates of that centre to appear from another centre. Commission also reserves the right to divert candidates of any centre to some other Centre to take the examination.
SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:
The examination will be conducted in two stages:
A. Written Test (500 marks)
B. Interview (100 marks)
A). Written Test:
|Duration & |
(OMR Answer Sheets will be provided for this Paper)
|(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning
(ii) General Awareness
(iii) Part–A General Engineering (Civil & Structural)
Part-B General Engineering (Electrical & Mechanical)
10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon
|Part–A General Engineering (Civil & Structural)
General Engineering (Electrical & Mechanical)
2.00 PM to 4.00 PM
NOTE-1: Paper-I and Paper-II would consist of Part A(Civil & Structural) and Part B (Electrical & Mechanical) and the candidate will be required to attempt EITHER PART-A OR PART-B of Paper-I and Paper-II, as per option given in the Application Form by the candidate.(In other words, the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer(Civil) should attempt Part A (Civil & Structural) of Paper-I and Paper-II and the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer(Electrical) should attempt Part B (Electrical & Mechanical) of Paper-I and Paper-II failing which he/she would be awarded ZERO marks.
NOTE-2: Candidates are allowed to bring their own Slide –Rule, Non Programmable Calculator Logarithm Tables and Steam Table for Paper-II only. They are not allowed to use such aids for Paper-I.
NOTE-3: Paper –I will consist of Objective Type Multiple Choice questions only. Answer-sheets of Paper-II (Conventional Type) will be evaluated in respect of only those candidates who qualify in Paper I at the standard as decided/fixed by the Commission at its discretion.
Note-4: Candidates are not permitted to use Mobile Phone or any other electronic / electrical device other than those specifically permitted in Note-2. Candidates must not, therefore, bring Mobile Phone or any other electronic / electrical device not specifically permitted inside the Examination premises. Possession of these items , whether in use or not, will be considered as ―use of unfair means‖ in the Examination and appropriate action will be taken by the Commission against such candidates, as per extant policy of the Commission.
Note-5: There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
Note-6: Discrepancies in Question Paper may be brought to the notice of the Commission in writing within fifteen days of holding of the examination. Representation submitted thereafter will not be considered.
B). Personality Test (Interview): 100 marks
NOTE-I: Only those candidates who secure at least the minimum qualifying marks in the written examination as may be fixed by the Commission at its discretion, will be eligible to appear at the Interview. The interview will be held at places as may be decided by the Commission.
NOTE-II: SC/ST candidates called for interview will be paid TA as per Govt. Orders. However no TA is payable to any candidate for appearing in the written examination.
NOTE-III: Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidate.
The standard of the questions in Engineering subjects will be approximately of the level of Diploma in Engineering (Civil/Electrical/Mechanical) from a recognized Institute, Board or University and recognized by All India Board of Technical Education. All the questions will be set in SI units. The details of the syllabus are given below.
(i) General Intelligence & Reasoning:
The Syllabus for General Intelligence would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgement, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate‘s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships, arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.
(ii) General Awareness:
Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate's general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, and Scientific Research, etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.
(iii) General Engineering (Civil & Structural), (Electrical & Mechanical):
The Syllabus for Engineering subjects is available at ‘Candidate Corner’ on SSC‘s Website http://ssc.nic.in
MODE OF SELECTION:
Candidates will be shortlisted for the Interview on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination. Candidates who qualify the Interview will be recommended for appointment by the Commission on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination and Interview.
Provided that SC, ST, OBC and PH (OH/HH)candidates, who are selected on their own merit without relaxed standards, alongwith candidates belonging to other communities, will not be adjusted against the reserved share of vacancies. Such SC, ST, OBC and PH candidates will be accommodated against the general/unreserved vacancies as per their position in the overall Merit List. The reserved vacancies will be filled up separately from amongst the eligible SCs, STs, OBCs, and PH candidates which will thus comprise of SC , ST, OBC and PH candidates who are lower in merit than the last general candidate on merit list of unreserved category but otherwise found suitable for appointment even by relaxed standard.
A Physically Handicapped category candidate who qualifies on the basis of relaxed standards viz. age limit, experience or qualifications, permitted number of chances in written examination, extended zone of consideration, etc. is to be counted against reserved vacancies and not against general vacancies subject to fitness of such candidate for selection. Such candidates may also be recommended at the relaxed standards to the extent the number of vacancies reserved for them, to make up for the deficiency in the reserved quota, irrespective of their rank in the order of merit.
Success in the examination confers no right of appointment unless government is satisfied after such enquiry as may be considered necessary that the candidate is suitable in all respects of appointment to the service/post.
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications must be submitted only in the prescribed format ( Annexure-I ) On-line or by Post. For detailed instructions relating to the application form and how the application is to be submitted, Annexure - II A or Annexure - II B, for postal applications and on-line applications respectively, may be referred to.
ADMISSION TO THE EXAMINATION:
All candidates who apply in response to this advertisement by the CLOSING DATE will be assigned Roll numbers. These will be communicated to them or placed on the website of the concerned Regional Office at least two weeks before the date of the examination. A candidate must write his/her Roll number along with his/her name, date of birth and name of the examination while addressing any communication to the Commission. Communication from the candidate not furnishing these particulars shall not be entertained.
Admission Certificates (ACs) for the Examination indicating the time table and also venues of examination for each candidate will be issued to all applicants about two weeks before the date of examination. IF ANY CANDIDATE DOES NOT RECEIVE ADMISSION CERTIFICATE FOR THE EXAMINATION ONE WEEK BEFORE THE DATE OF EXAMINATION, HE/SHE MUST IMMEDIATELY CONTACT THE CONCERNED REGIONAL/SUB REGIONAL OFFICE (S) OF THE COMMISSION WITH PROOF OF HAVING SUBMITTED HIS/HER APPLICATION. (In case of Applications submitted under Certificate of Posting, the Date-Stamp of the Post-Office concerned should be clearly legible). FAILURE TO DO SO WILL DEPRIVE HIM/HER OF ANY CLAIM FOR CONSIDERATION. CANDIDATES ALSO HAVE THE OPTION TO DOWNLOAD THE ADMISSION CERTIFICATES FROM THE CONCERNED REGIONAL/SUB REGIONAL OFFICES WEBSITE. SUCH FACILITY WILL BE AVAILABLE ABOUT TWO WEEKS BEFORE THE EXAMINATION.
Candidates who apply on-line but are unable to download their Admission Certificates or do not receive their Admission Certificates at least one week before the date of the examination should contact the concerned Regional Office with details such as Registration ID, Transaction ID of SBI, copy of challan, etc. for obtaining the Admission Certificates. Details of deficiency, if any, may also be placed on the Commission‘s website ( http://ssc.nic.in
) about two weeks before the examination.
Application Form: Download
Staff Selection Commission
Block No. - 12
Lodhi Road, New Delhi.
Phone: 011 - 24363343