State Government Jobs- Tamilnadu- TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services Examination Recruitment 2023– TNPSC invites Online applications for recruitment of 1083 Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer (JDO), Draughtsman Grade – II, Foreman, Grade-II Posts. Apply before 04 March 2023.
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:
TNPSC Invites Applications for the Following Posts
|SI No||Name of the Post and Post Code No.||Name of the Service and Service Code No.||Number of vacancies|
|1.||Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department (Post Code No.3244)||Tamil Nadu Panchayat Development Engineering Subordinate Service (Code No.115)||794|
|2.||Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department (Post Code No.3115)||Tamil Nadu Highways Engineering Subordinate Service (Code No.012)||236|
|3.||Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department (Post Code No. 3120)||Tamil Nadu Engineering Subordinate Service (Code No.012)||18|
|4.||Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department (Post Code No.2114)||Tamil Nadu Town and Country Planning Subordinate Service (Code No.066)||10|
|5.||Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited (Post Code No.3254)||Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Technical Subordinate Service (Code No.120)||25|
Educational Qualification: (As on 03.02.2023)
Applicants should possess the following or its equivalent qualification awarded by any University or Institution mentioned below:
|1. Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department –
Must possess a Diploma in Civil Engineering:
Provided that preference shall be given to the persons possessing a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.
|2. Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department –
A Diploma in Civil Engineering or its equivalent from any University or Institution awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training of the concerned State Government;
Provided that while making appointment by direct recruitment to the post of Junior Draughting Officer, preference shall be given if other things being equal, to those who have undergone one year of apprenticeship training under the Government of India Scheme or the State Government Apprenticeship Scheme.”
|3. Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department –
Diploma in Civil Engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu or its equivalent qualification recognized by the Director General of Employment and Training, Government of India or by the All India Council for Technical Education; (OR)
Diploma in Architectural Assistantship awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu or its equivalent qualification recognized by the Director General of Employment and Training, Government of India or by the All India Council for Technical Education
|4. Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department –
(i)Must possess Post Diploma in Town and Country Planning awarded by the Government of Tamil Nadu. Experience: Nil.
[(ii) Must possess Diploma in Civil Engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training or
(iii) Must possess Diploma in Architectural Assistantship awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training Or
(iv) Any other Qualification Equivalent to the qualifications mentioned in (ii) or (iii) above]
Experience: Experience in the field of Civil Engineering for not less than 3 Years
|5. Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation – A Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / B.E., Mechanical Engineering preferred.|
Age Limit: (As on 01.07.2023)
|Maximum Age||Maximum Age|
|SI No||Name of the Post||Others’ [i.e., Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs] (Should not have completed)||SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes (Should not have completed)|
|1.||Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department||37 years||No maximum Age Limit|
|2.||Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department||32 years||SCs/ SC(A)s/ STs -35years
MBCs/ DCs/ BCs/ BCMs-34years
|3.||Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department||32 years||37 years|
|4.||Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department||32 years||37 years|
|5.||Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited||32 years||No maximum Age Limit|
Note: *In G.O (Ms).No.91, Human Resources Management (S) Department, dated 13.09.2021, the Maximum Age Limit prescribed for appointment by direct recruitment is enhanced by 2 year.
Explanation: No maximum age limit shall mean that the applicants should not have completed 60 years of age either on the date of notification or at the time of selection /appointment to the post.
Note “Others” [i.e., Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs] who have put in five years and more of service in the State/Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit. (For further details refer to para 3(F) of “Instructions to Applicants”, Section 3(r) of Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016)
(ii) For Ex-servicemen
a) The maximum age limit for Ex-servicemen is 50 years for ‘Others’ and 55 years for candidates belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BC(OBCM)s, BCMs categories above mentioned except no maximum age limit. (Section 63 of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016 and as per G.O.(Ms)No.91, Human Resources Management (S) Department, dated 13.09.2021)
b) The above mentioned age concession will not apply to the Ex-servicemen applicants who have already been recruited to any class or service or category. (Section 3(j) of the Tamil Nadu Government Servants (Conditions of Service) Act, 2016)
|1. Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department – Rs.35400-130400/- Level 11 (Revised Scale)|
|2. Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department – Rs.35400-130400/- Level 11 (Revised Scale)|
|3. Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department – Rs.35400-130400/- Level 11 (Revised Scale)|
|4. Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department – Rs.35400-130400/- Level 11 (Revised Scale)|
|5. Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation – Rs.19500-71900/- Level 8 (EPF Contribution)|
TNPSC may follow the following process to select the candidates.
|1.||Written Exam (Objective Type) (OMR Method)|
Application Fee/Exam Fee:
For One Time Registration (Revised with effect from 01.03.2017 vide G.O. (Ms) No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department, dated 01.03.2017)
Applicants who have already registered in One Time Online Registration System and within the validity period of 5 years are exempted.
The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the concession noted below.
Note: Fee Pay by online through Net Banking / Credit card / Debit card on or before the date of submission of online application by choosing the option in the online application.
(i) Linking Aadhaar number with One Time Registration (OTR) is mandatory for applicants. [For further details refer para 2B of ‘Instructions to Applicants’]
(ii) One Time Registration is valid for five years from the date of registration. After completion of five years, the applicant must renew the One Time Registration by paying the fee prescribed. The One Time Registration is different from the application for the examination. An applicant should make an online application separately for each and every examination for which he intends to appear. [Refer para 2C of ‘Instructions to Applicants’]
Examination Fee Concessions:
|i||Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars)||Full Exemption|
|ii||Scheduled Tribes||Full Exemption|
|iii||Most Backward Classes (V), Most Backward Classes and Denotified Communities, Most Backward Classes||Three Free Chances|
|iv||Backward Classes (Other than Muslim) / Backward Classes (Muslim)||Three Free Chances|
|v||Ex-Servicemen||Two Free Chances|
|vi||Persons with Benchmark Disability||Full Exemption|
|vii||Destitute Widow||Full Exemption|
(i) The total number of free chances availed, will be calculated on the basis of claims made in previous applications.
(ii) The number of free chances availed by the applicant will be verified by the Commission at any stage of the selection process.
(iii) In case an applicant who makes a false claim for exemption from payment of application fee by suppressing information regarding his previous application(s) his candidature shall be rejected after due process.
(iv) Applicants are directed to carefully choose the options ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ regarding availing the fee concession.
(v) Applicants are advised in their own interest, to keep an account of the number of times fee concession availed, irrespective of the information displayed in the <Application History> of the applicant dashboard.
(vi) An application (irrespective of the post applied for) claiming fee concession will operate to exclude one chance from the number of free chances allowed.
(vii) Applicants who have availed the maximum number of free chances permitted / applicants who do not wish to avail of the fee concession / applicants who are not eligible for fee concession, shall choose the option ‘No’ against the query regarding fee concession. Such applicants shall thereafter pay the requisite fee through the prescribed mode of payment.
(viii) Failure to pay the prescribed fee in time along with the online application, will result in the rejection of application after due process. (For further details regarding examination fee concessions refer to Para 6 of ‘Instructions to Applicants’)
How to apply:
Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the TNPSC website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. https://www.tnpsc.gov.in/ from 03.02.2023 to 04.03.2023. No other mode of application will be accepted.
|Starting Date for Submission of Application||03.02.2023|
|Last date for Submission of Application||04.03.2023|
|Application Correction Window Period||From 09.03.2023-12.01 A.M to 11.03.2023-11.59 P.M|
Date and time of Written Examination
|Paper-I (Subject paper)||27.05.2023 09.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M.|
|Paper – II
Part-A – Tamil Eligibility Test
Part-B – General Studies
|27.05.2023 02.00 P.M. to 05.00 P.M.|