UPSC invites applications for vacancies of Assistant Executive Engineer (Electronics), Directorate General of Lighthouses & Lightships, Ministry of Shipping.
Candidates can apply for the post through the online website only. They have to read all the instructions carefully before start filling online application. Selection of the candidate will be done on the basis of marks secured by them in the entrance test followed by an interview. Candidates who secure more than or equal to cutoff marks are shortlisted for interview. Candidates have to check their eligibility before registering for the entrance examination.
UPSC provides reservation and relaxation to physically challenged persons with disabilities like orthopedically/ handicapped/ locomotor disability/ cerebral palsy with one leg affected (right or left) or partially deaf. These are the permanent posts.
The total number of vacancies that are reserved for Assistant Executive Engineer (Electronics) is 4. Candidates pay scale for this post lies between INR 15600-39,100/- plus Grade pay amount of INR 5400/-.
The following table shows the category wise number of vacancies:
|Category||Total number of vacancies|
|Unreserved Category (UR)||1|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||0|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||1|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||1|
|Physically Handicapped (PH)||1|
Candidates who are selected for this post have to perform some duties. They must help in installation, improvement and maintenance of equipment.
The eligibility criteria of UPSC Recruitment is explained as below:
Qualification: Candidates must possess a degree in Telecommunications/ Electronics Engineering and Communications Engineering from this university or any other recognised university.
Experience: Candidates must have two years experience in supervisory capacity in the field of radio aids.
Desirable Qualification: Candidates should have two years experience in generation, supply and transmission of power with experience in lighting small motors and wiring.
Age: Candidate’s maximum age limit will be 35 years.
UPSC provides relaxation of 5 to 10 years to candidates on the basis of their category. Reservation and relaxation is offered only when the physical disability of the candidate is more than 40%. The following table shows the various age relaxations in years:
Age relaxation for Central Government Employees:
|Category||Age relaxation (in years)|
|SC/ ST||10 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||8 years|
|For central government servants||Up to 5 years|
Age relaxation of J&K from January 1, 1980 to December 21, 1989:
Age relaxation to Physically Handicapped candidates
10 years age relaxation provides to physically handicapped candidates by UPSC. The Following table shows the category wise age relaxation:
|Category||Age relaxation (in years)|
|Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe||15 years|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||13 years|
Candidates must have to follow the below steps to apply for UPSC Recruitment 2017:
The written examination consists of objective type questions with multiple choice answers. All the questions carry equal marks. Time duration to complete the examination is 2 hours carries a maximum of 100 marks.
Candidates should read all the instructions to solve the questions carefully because for every wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted. The test will be conducted both in English and Hindi medium according to candidate’s choice.
Candidates who prepare well for the examination are eligible to crack the examination easily. Candidates should check the syllabus before start preparing for the test. Following is the list of the syllabus that candidates need to prepare:
Candidates have to clear the Computer Based Recruitment test in order to select for the interview. In order to get shortlisted for the interview candidates have to secure more than or equal to cutoff marks. Candidates should bring the following documents at the time of interview:
If candidates changes their name after marriage or divorce or remarriage then they have to submit the following documents along with all the above-mentioned documents:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.