SSC JUNIOR ENGINEER

SSC Junior Engineer (JE)

Staff Selection Commission recruites Junior Engineers to the various departments of central government such as central PWD, Military Engineer Services etc through the national level SSC JE exam.

This exam consists of two levels:

  • Paper 1: Online exam

  • Paper 2: Offline exam

 

Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification:

  • Junior Engineer (Civil), CPWD – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.

  • Junior Engineer (Electrical), CPWD – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognised University/Institute.

  • Junior Engineer (Civil), Department of Posts – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.

  • Junior Engineer (Electrical), Department of Posts – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.

  • Junior Engineer (Civil), MES – B.E. / B.Tech. in Civil Engineering OR 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute and with 2 years work experience in civil engineering works.

  • Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical), MES – B.E. / B.Tech. in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering OR 3 years Diploma in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute and with 2 years work experience in electrical/mechanical engineering works.

  • Junior Engineer (QS&C), MES – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognised University/Institute OR Passed Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying (Sub Divisional-II) from the Institute of Surveyors (India).

  • Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical), Central Water Commission – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Civil/Mechanical Engineering from a recognised University/Institute.

Age Limit:

  • Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical), Central Water Commission and CPWD – Not exceeding 32 years.

  • Junior Engineer (Civil & Electrical), Department of Post and Junior Engineer (Surveying and Contract), MES – 18 to 27 years.

  • Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical), MES – Not exceeding 30 years.

  • There is age relaxation in the upper age limit for reserved categories as per Government rules.

Application:

Applying for SSC JE – SSC JE application form will be available online only at the official website of SSC. Candidates need to fill both parts namely “Registration Part” and “Apply Part”.

Application Fee Payment – Candidates must pay the application fee of Rs. 100 which can be paid through online or offline mode. Female, SC, ST, PH and Ex-Servicemen candidates are exempted from the application fee.

  • Online Mode: Through SBI net banking/debit card/credit cards.

  • Offline Mode: Through SBI e-challan which has to be deposit at any branch of SBI.

 Selection Procedure

  • 1st Step: Written Examination (Paper 1) (Objective Type) (200 marks) (Online Mode)

  • 2nd Step: Written Examination (Paper 2) (Conventional Type) (300 marks) (Offline Mode)

Note: There is no interview.

In Case of Tie

In case more than one candidate secures the equal aggregates marks, tie will be resolved by applying the following methods one after another:

1) Marks in Paper-2
2) Marks in Paper-1
3) Who is senior according to the date of birth.
4) Alphabetical order in the first names of the candidates.

Exam Pattern & Syllabus:

  • SSC JE written exam will be held in two stages namely paper-1 and paper-2.

  • SSC JE Paper-1: Paper 1 contains three parts namely (A) General Intelligence & Reasoning (50 marks), (B) General Awareness (50 marks), and (C) General Engineering(100 marks).

  • General Engineering has 3 parts: part-A (Civil & Structural), part-B (Electrical) and part-C (Mechanical). Candidates need to attempt only one part which is relevant to the applied JE post.

  • SSC JE Paper-1 will be objective type (carry 200 marks and exam duration will be 2 hours).

  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-1 only.

  • SSC JE Paper-2: Conventional type and carries three parts in which candidates need to attempt only one part relevant to the applied JE post. (Paper-2 carries 300 marks and exam duration will be 2 hours).

Admit Card:

SSC will not send admit card by the post therefore candidates have to download the admit card through online, download admit card from official regional website of SSC. It is compulsory to bring the admit card to the exam centre, otherwise candidates will not be allowed to enter in the exam centre premises.

Answer Key:

SSC will publish the answer key of JE Exam 2016 on its official website. Commission will release the answer key for objective type paper i.e. paper-1 for all sets. SSC JE 2016 answer key will help candidates to analyse their performances in the exam. Commission will publish JE answer key 2016 after the exam or candidates can check unofficial answer key published by some coaching institutes, same will be available on this website.

Cut Off:

The cut off mean the least qualifying marks required to clear the exam. Candidates need to score equal or more than cut off marks if they want to clear the exam. SSC will publish two cut-offs first will be for paper-1 and second will be for paper-2.

Result:

SSC will release two results, first result for SSC JE paper-1 exam, second result for SSC JE paper-2 exam, who qualify in SSC JE paper-2 exam will be appointed for the JE posts. SSC JE 2016 result will be available at the official website of SSC or candidates can also check the result on this website.