Junior Assistant, Section Assistant & Power Pump Operator Recruitment (Irrigation) | Assam Journal

Junior Assistant, Section Assistant & Power Pump Operator Recruitment (Irrigation)

The Irrigation department has announced number of vacancies for Junior Assistant, Section Assistant and Power Pump Operator in Nalbari. Read more details in this article.

Applications are invited in the prescribed standard form of application as published in Assam Gazette Part IX from the intending candidates for recruitment to Grade III posts against the office as stated below:-

Name of the Office Post Name Posts Salary
Scale GP PB
Suprintending Engineer,
North Kamrup Circle
(Irrigation), Nalbari
Junior Assistant 01 5200-20200 2200 II
Executive Engineer,
Barpeta Division
(Irrigation) Sorbhog
Junior Assistant 01
Section Assistant 08
Executive Engineer,
Tihu Investigation Division
(Irrigation), Tihu
Junior Assistant 03
Power Pump Operator 02 2000
Executive Engineer,
Tihu Dakhin Bajali
Mechanical Division
(Irrigation), Tihu
Junior Assistant 02 2200
Executive Engineer,
Nalbari Division
(Irrigation) Nalbari
Junior Assistant 02
Section Assistant 09
Power Pump Operator 02 2000

Educational Qualification: In terms of eligibility criteria, minimum educational qualification prescribed for the post of Junior Assistant is to be HSLC passed with Diploma in English and Assamese Typewriting having speed of 40wpm. Having the knowledge of computer is desirable for this post.

In case of Section Assistant, candidates must have the minimum qualification of HSLC passed. On the other hand, the job post of Power Pump Operator requires HSLC passed candidate with trade certificate from I.T.I. or any other recognized institute in the particular trade.

Age Limit: To be eligible for the above recruitment, age of the candidate must be not less than 18 years of age or more than 38 years as on the 1st January 2013. However, candidates belonging to SC, ST(P) and ST(H) category candidates may avail 5 years relaxation in the upper age limit as per Govt. rule in force.

How to apply?

Intending candidates may apply in Standard Form along with attested copies of all testimonials in support of educational qualification, age, caste, employment exchange registration card etc. They must also submit a self-addressed envelope of dimension 10" x 4.5" affixing postal stamp of Rs.5/- and enclose 3 copies of recent passport size photograph duly signed by the candidate.

The last date of receipt of application is 12th of August 2013 and must reach the respective offices as mentioned above during the office hours. Candidates must mention name of the post at the top of envelope containing the application.

Selection Procedure

As part of the selection process, a written examination will be conducted and it will be of 100 marks. The total duration of the said examination would be 3 hours and will be based on the subject matters of English, Mathematics and General English carrying 35, 35 and 30 marks respectively. The date of written exam is not mentioned in the advertisement as of now and will be informed through call letters to be issued to the candidates. The successful candidates in the above mentioned written test will then be called for a viva-voce.

The selected candidates in the above recruitment will be appointed in the respective offices and will abide by the Govt. New Pension Rules.

For more details, read the official advertisement attached herewith.