Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (PGCIL) has announced a recruitment drive for 184 Engineer Trainee positions and is inviting eligible candidates to apply through its official website, www.powergrid.in. The application window opened on October 20th. PGCIL, responsible for managing India’s high-voltage transmission systems, has provided detailed information about these vacancies. Here are the key details:
A total of 184 positions will be filled through this recruitment process. These are further divided into categories as follows:
Engineer Trainee (Electrical): 144 Posts
Engineer Trainee (Civil): 28 Posts
Engineer Trainee (Electronics): 6 Posts
Engineer Trainee (Computer Science): 6 Posts
Candidates must have completed a regular Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Technology, or Bachelor of Science (Engineering) from a recognized university or institute, with a minimum of 60% marks.
Upper Age Limit:
Applicants are eligible to apply if they are under 28 years of age, having been born on or after November 10, 1995.
The selection process will be based on the marks obtained in GATE 2023 (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering), behavioural assessment, group discussion, and a personal interview. GATE is a national examination that assesses candidates’ comprehensive understanding of various undergraduate and postgraduate subjects.
All candidates are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs 500, payable through the provided link in the official notification.
For more information about these vacancies, interested candidates can visit the official website of PGCIL.
In addition to the above selection criteria, candidates will also undergo a medical fitness assessment to determine their suitability for joining the organization.