SSC JE 2016 – 2017 will be held in the month of March 2017. Recruitment to the post of Junior Engineer is being done by the Staff Selection Commission on the basis of SSC JE 2016 – 2017. Graduates from various fields can apply for SSC Junior Engineer 2016 – 2017 as per the timeline for available and eligible vacancies in notified cadres. Candidates with a background in civil / mechanical / electrical engineering can apply for the SSC Junior Engineer Examination conducted by SSC.
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SSC Junior Engineer (JE) Examination 2016 – 2017 in Civil, Mech, Electrical, Quantity Surveying & Contract
Staff Selection Commission will hold in month of March 2017, an open competitive Computer Based examination for recruitment of Junior Engineers, Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted posts in thePay Band of Rs.9300-34800/- plus Grade Pay Rs.4200/- (pre-revised) for recruitment to the posts of Junior Engineer.
|Name of post||Junior Engineer|
|Conducted by||Staff Selection Commission|
|Exam mode||Paper I: Computer Base Mode
Paper II: Written Exam
|Exam type||Open Competitive Exam (All India)|
Recruitment for various post such as below are done through SSC JE examination:
- Central Water Commission – Junior Engineer (Civil)
- Central Water Commission – Junior Engineer (Mechanical)
- Central Public Water Department – Junior Engineers (Civil)
- Central Public Water Department – Junior Engineers (Electrical)
- Department of Post – Junior Engineer (Civil)
- Military Engineering Services Junior Engineer (Civil)
- Military Engineering Services – JE (Electrical and Mechanical)
- Military Engineering Services – JE (Surveying and Contract)
- Farrakka Barrage (Project) – Junior Engineer (Civil)
- Farrakka Barrage (Project) – Junior Engineer (Mechanical/Electrical)
- Central Water Power Research Station – Junior Engineer (Civil)
- Central Water Power Research Station – Junior Engineer (Electrical)
- Dte. Of Quality Assurance (Naval) – Junior Engineer (Naval Quantity Assurance) –(Mechanical)
- Dte. Of Quality Assurance (Naval) – Junior Engineer (Naval Quantity Assurance) – (Electrical)
Candidates will be shortlisted and recommended for appointment by the Commission on the basis of their total marks in the Paper – I & II and preference for the posts.
SSC JE Important Dates
|Start of Online Application||1 October 2016|
|Closing Date of application Form||3 November 2016|
|SSC JE 2016 Paper I||01 to 04 March 2017|
|SSC JE 2016 Paper II||11 June 2017|
SSC JE 2016 Paper I Postponed: The JE Examination-2016 (Paper-I), which was tentatively scheduled to be held from 20.12.2016 to 23.12.2016, has been rescheduled due to administrative reasons and would now be held in the month of March 2017.
SSC JE 2016 -2017 Eligibility Criteria
Before you proceed to prepare specifically for any exam, you should always give a look at the eligibility criteria to make sure you are on a safe side.
Nationality: Candidate should be a Citizen of India or subject of Nepal or Bhutan or Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 or A person of Indian Origin ( criteria should be checked from official circular).
Age Criteria: Eligible Age Criteria for different categories of students is as follows:
|General Category||18-27 years (as on August 1, 2016)|
|Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes||5 years|
|Other Backward Classes (Non Creamy Layer)||3 years|
The Age criteria for different posts vary as per the optional chosen for the exam. Candidates are advised to refer to the official circular for further
|1||Junior Engineer (Civil), CPWD||Diploma in Civil Engineering.|
|2||Junior Engineer(Electrical) CPWD||Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering.|
|3||Junior Engineer (Civil), Department of Posts||Three years Diploma or equivalent in Civil Engineering.|
|4||Junior Engineer (Civil), MES||Degree in Civil Engineering OR Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering and Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Civil Engineering works.|
|Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical), MES||Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering OR Three years diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering and Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering works.|
|Junior Engineer (QS&C) MES||3 years Diploma in Civil engineering OR Passed Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying Sub Divisional-II of the institute of Surveyors (India).|
|5||Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Commission||Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering.|
|6||Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Central Water Commission||Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.|
|7||Junior Engineer (Civil) in Farrakka Barrage Project||Diploma in Civil Engineering.|
|8||Junior Engineer (Mechanical) in Farrakka Barrage Project||Diploma in Mechanical Engineering.|
|9||Junior Engineer (Electrical) in Farrakka Barrage Project||Diploma in Electrical Engineering.|
|10||Junior Engineer (Civil) in Central Water Power Research Station.||Diploma in Civil Engineering.|
|11||Junior Engineer (Electrical) in Central Water Power Research Station||Diploma in Electrical Engineering.|
|12||Junior Engineer (Mechanical) Dte of Quality Assurance Naval||Diploma in Mechanical Engineering; and Two years experience in respective fields|
|13||Junior Engineer (Electrical) Dte of Quality Assurance Naval||Diploma in Electrical Engineering; and Two years experience in respective fields.|
SSC JE 2016 – 2017 Exam Pattern
Scheme of Examination for SSC JE 2016 – 2017 is given below.
In Paper I and Paper II for General Engineering, the candidate will be required to attempt only the part as per option given in column 13 of the application form filled by the candidate.
In other words, the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil), Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contract) should attempt Part A (Civil & Structural) of Paper-I and Paper-II and the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical) should attempt Part-B (Electrical) and the candidates appearing for the post of Junior Engineer (Mechanical) should attempt Part C (Mechanical) of Paper-I and Paper-II failing which his/her answer sheet (Paper-II) will not be evaluated.
Candidates are allowed to bring their own Slide–Rule, Calculator, Logarithm Tables and Steam Table for Paper-II only. They are not allowed to use such aids for Paper-I.
Paper-I will consist of Objective Type Multiple Choice questions only. Candidates who are shortlisted on the basis of performance in Paper –I will be called for Paper-II (Conventional Type).
There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
Commission will place the SSC JE answer keys of Paper I on its website after the examination. Objections and claims if any, received within the time limit specified while placing answer keys will be examined by the Commission with the help of experts, if necessary. Commission’s decision in this regard will be final.
Staff Selection Commission Contact Information
Candidates may contact following Regional Help Lines for clarifications, if any, in respect of filling/submitting applications :
- SSC(NR), New Delhi – 01164715222, 01165021888, 01124363343, 01124360840
- SSC(CR), Allahabad – 05322460511, 09452424060
- SSC(SR), Chennai – 09445195946, 04428251139
- SSC(WR), Mumbai – 09869730700, 07738422705
- SSC(ER), Kolkata – 09477461228, 09477461229
- SSC(MPR) Raipur – 09407921504, 09407921505
- SSC(KKR), Bangalore – 08025502520, 09483862020
- SSC(NWR), Chandigarh – 09915509204, 09915509331
- SSC(NER), Guwahati, – 09085073593, 09085015252