Telangana State Southern Power Distribution Company Limited (TSSPDCL) has published notification for recruitment to the post of JLM, JPO, JACO with overal 2,939 vacancies. There are 2,438 vacant posts of Junior Lineman (JLM), 24 for Junior Personnel Officer (JPO), and 477 vacancies in Junior Assistant-cum-Computer Operator (JACO) post.
A short notification with ID SPDCLCORP01263 has been published in newspapers today. TSSPDCL will release the detailed notification on or after October 10. At the same time, online application form will be released at tssouthernpower.com, and tssouthernpower.cgg.gov.in.
The corporation will issue notification number 01/2019 for JLM, 02/2019 for JPO, and 03/2019 for JACO. Apply online link may be common, or separate as per the decision of the corporation.
Now the number of vacancies is much higher than what was last reported. In July, reports claimed that there will be 2,525 vacancies in TSSPDCL – 2,000 for JLM, 500 for JAO, and 25 for JPO. However in June, it was said that there will be 3,010 vacancies – 2,440 for JLM, 500 for LDC, 70 for JPO.
Another junior lineman recruitment for which applications were invited recently was the APSPDCL JLM 2019, for 5107 vacancies. In that recruitment, the educational qualification requirement was SSC or class 10th. In addition, candidates required ITI qualification in electrical trade or wireman trade or intermediate vocational course in electrical domestic appliances and rewinding (EDAR) / electrical wiring & contracting (EWC) / electrical wiring and servicing of electrical appliances (EW & SEA).
Selection of JLMs in APSPDCL was done by assigning 80 marks to their SSC scores, 20 to in-service experience. This was followed by pole climbing, meter reading, cycling.
Likewise a junior personnel officer recruitment that happened was that of TSNPDCL (Northern Power Distribution Company of Telangana Ltd), in Dec 2018 – Feb 2019. It was for 25 vacancies. There, first class BA, B.Com, B.Sc. degree holders were invited to apply. For the JPO in TSNPDCL, there was a written test.
As far as junior assistant-cum-computer operator post is concerned, there has not been any recent recruitment for the same. However as per reports, there will be recruitment for the post in Andhra Pradesh as well, for around 677 vacancies. It is expected that bachelors degree will be the requirement for it.
The requirements for TSSPDCL JLM JPO JACO will be available next month, with the detailed notification. It is expected to range from class 10th with ITI for JLM to graduation for JPO and JACO posts. Candidates are required to apply on the basis of requirements laid down by TSSPDCL only.
Founded in the year 2014, the Southern Power Distribution Company of Telangana is an electricity distribution company, under Govt of Telangana. It has infrastructure that range from 1220 number of KV feeders, 1605 number of 33/11 KV substations, 3102 power transformers, and over 4.2 lakh distribution transformers. The network of TSSPDCL encompasses 15 districts Hyderabad, Ranga Reddy, Mahaboobnagar, Narayanpet, Medak, Nalgonda, Siddipet, Sangareddy, Suryapet, Vikarabad, Nagarkurnool, Nagarkurnool, Wanaparthy, Jogulamba Gadwal, Yadadri Bhuvanagiri, Medchal.