Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSc) has released advertisement for the recruitment for Assistant Engineer in Civil and Electrical department. Applicants interested in the recruitment can download the notifications from the official website of HPPSC, hppsc.hp.gov.in. The conducting body is inviting online applications for the 26 advertised vacancies. Applicants are suggested submitting their online applications before the last date that is January 05, 2021.
Out of the total advertised vacancies, HPPSC has announced 02 vacancies for Assistant Engineer (Electrical) and 24 vacancies for Assistant Engineer (Civil). Both of the posts are available under the Public Works Department of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC). Candidates who are recruited as Assistant Engineer (Electrical) get monthly salary under the pay scale of Rs. 15600/- to Rs. 39100/-. Those who get appointed as Assistant Engineer (Civil) get Rs. 27750/- as monthly salary.
To apply for the post of Assistant Engineer, candidates must have a regular full-time Civil/ Electrical Engineering degree from a recognized university. They should also have knowledge of the customs, manners and dialects of Himachal Pradesh state. While applying, applicants should also take care of the age limit. Candidates should have completed the minimum age limit of 18 years and now exceed the upper age limit of 45 years as on January 01, 2020.
Eligible candidates can submit their online application form by visiting the official website hppsc.hp.gov.in. The application procedure can be completed primarily in two major steps – One-time registration (OTR) and application form submission. During the registration process, candidates are advised to enter the valid and working email Id and mobile number.
Moreover, they are also required to submit the application fee of Rs. 400/-. Candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC of HP/ EWS have to pay Rs. 100/- as the application fee. However, female candidates are exempted from HPPSC fee submission.
While applying, aspirants also have to submit certain documents with them. They have to upload 10th pass certificate, degree certificate, category certificate bonafide Himachali Certificate (for reserved category) and EWS certificate.
The selection process of HPPSC Assistant Engineers includes two stages – Screening Test and Interview. First, shortlisted candidates have to appear for the HPPSC Preliminary exam which is a screening test. In this test, candidates have to answer 100 Multiple Choice Questions on Civil/ Electrical Engineering, GK. Minimum pass marks for CBT prelims are 25% marks for general category and 20% for the rest of the candidates. On qualifying the prelims round, candidates can appear for personality round.