SSC JE 2018 Recruitment Notification

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Feb 19, 2019

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One of the most awaited recruitment notifications of the year is out. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has published the official notification for recruitment of Junior Engineers (JE) in its various departments. A total of 1601 post of JE are to be filled through SSC JE 2018 scores. Check SSC JE Result

Latest: The registration procedure is currently ongoing. Candidates can fill up the applications till February 25 latest by 5 pm. Apply now

The recruitment exam is conducted annually by the Commission. The recruitment process requires a year’s time for completion and publication of merit list of finally selected candidates. The post of JE filled through SSC JE Exam is a Group B Non-Gazetted post in central government.

The release of SSC JE 2018 recruitment notification has started the recruitment process for this year. The SCC JE 2018 was not conducted by SSC in 2018 (along with some other exams as well) due to the court hearing of the SSC CGL 2017 exam conducted by the commission. Read about SSC CGL Exam

Candidates who are interested in making an application for the SSC JE exam can do so by visiting the official website: and completing the application cum registration process. The registration window will close by February 15, 2019.​

SSC JE Recruitment: Important Dates

Event Date
SSC JE Registration February 1, 2019
Last date to Register February 25, 2019
Last date to Pay Fee February 27, 2019
SSC JE CBT Exam September 23 - 27, 2019
SSC JE Conventional Paper December 29, 2019

Important note: The fee can be made via online as well as offline mode.

Highlights of SSC JE 2018 Recruitment

Candidates who are willing to take the SSC JE 2018 exam must note the brief description of the exam process. Knowing about the important highlights of the exam would help you in getting an insight into the whole process.

For the reference of candidates, we have tabled the important highlights related to SSC JE 2018 below. Take a look:

Exam SSC JE 2018
Conducting Authority Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Nature Recruitment Exam
Official website
Mode of exam Online
Number of Rounds 2 (Tier-1 and Tier-2)
Type of Questions asked Objective Type questions
Number of Questions asked in Tier-1 200 MCQS
Number of Questions asked in Tier-2 300 MCQs
Time Duration Tier-1 2 Hours (Minutes)
Time Duration Tier-2 2 Hours (120 Minutes)
Marking Scheme (Common for Tier-1 and Tier-2) 1 Mark for a correct answer; 0.25 marks deduction for the wrong answer

How to Check Vacancy of SSC JE Recruitment?

Step 1: Visit the official website of SSC i.e.

Step 2: On the homepage, click on ‘Tentative Vacancy of Junior Engineer Examination 2018’ link.

Step 3: Candidates will be redirected to a PDF page.

Step 4: Download the page and check the number of vacancies in all the departments.

Step 5: Take a print out, if required.

SSC JE 2018: Vacancy Distribution

For the reference of the candidates, we have tabled the department, board organization wise distribution of SSC JE 2018 vacancies. Candidates can take a look at the below-mentioned table to get a brief idea of vacancy distribution:

Organization Vacancy
Central Water Commission 164
Central Public Works Department (CPWD) 479
Military Engineering Services (MES) 145
Farakka Barrage Project 17
Border Road Organization 767

Check detailed Dept.-wise SSC JE Vacancy 

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.