Assamcareer – পাৱাৰ গ্ৰীড কৰ্পৰেচন নিযুক্তি , Recruitment of Diploma Trainee 400+ Posts

Assamcareer – Applications are invited from eligible candidates for recruitment of Diploma Trainee in Power Grid Corporation of India Limited ( PGCIL). Interested candidates can apply as mentioned below-

Application Start Date- 01/09/2023

Application End Date- 23/09/2023

Vacancy Details

Number Of Posts- 425

Educational Qualifications

Full-Time Regular Three Years Diploma in relevant discipline of engineering from recognized Technical Board or Institute.

Candidates with higher technical qualification like B.Tech, BE, M.Tech, ME etc. with or without Diploma is not allowed for these posts. Candidates having qualification achieved from distance mode will not be considered.

Age Limit

Candidate’s age must be 27 years as on 23/09/2023.

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Age relaxation available for special category candidates.


Selected candidates will be paid RS 27,500 per month as a stipend during the one-year training period.

On successful completion of training, the candidate’s salary will be in the pay scale of RS 25,000 – 117,500.

How to apply

Online application will be available on the official website mentioned below. Candidates must first register for the application process.

Documents Needed
  • a) Recent passport-size color photograph (max. 50KB) in .jpg format
  • b) Signature (max. 30KB) in .jpg format
  • c) Date of Birth Proof: Matric/Birth Certificate (max. 3MB) in .pdf format
  • d) Qualification Certificate (Diploma) with Mark Sheets (max. 10MB) and CGPA/OGPA/DGPA conversion proof (if applicable) in .pdf format
  • e) Govt./PSU employees must apply through proper channel and provide a “No-Objection Certificate” (max. 3MB) in .pdf format.
  • f) Caste Certificate in Govt. of India format (if applicable) (max. 3MB) in .pdf format
  • g) Persons with Benchmark Disability (PwBD) Certificate in Govt. of India format (if applicable) (max. 3MB) in .pdf format
  • h) Scribe requirement certificate for PwBD/PwD candidates (max. 3MB) in .pdf format
  • i) Ex-Serviceman Discharge Certificate and related documents (if applicable) (max. 3MB) in .pdf format
  • j) Domicile cum Age relaxation certificates for Riots Victim candidates (if applicable) (max. 3MB) in .pdf format
  • k) EWS Certificate as per Government of India (max. 3MB) in .pdf format.
Selection Process

The selection process shall consist of Written Test which will be Computer Based. Applications of candidates shall be scrutinized based on the Job Specification, Relaxation and Concession given as per the uploaded documents.

Important Points
  • Only Indian nationals aged 18 or above are eligible to apply.
  • Candidate’s candidature at all selection process stages is provisional.
  • Mere submission of an application to POWERGRID doesn’t guarantee further consideration.
  • Candidates must ensure they meet eligibility criteria before applying.
  • Applications with unverifiable essential qualifications/age may be rejected.
  • Submit self-attested photocopies of documents; retain extra photos.
  • Qualifications must be recognized by relevant statutory bodies.
  • Diploma Trainee candidates should not possess higher qualifications.
  • Convert CGPA/OGPA/DGPA to percentage as per technical board norms.
  • Convert grades/CGPA to percentage based on board/institution procedure.
  • Diploma Trainee recruitment is region-specific; no inter-region transfers.
  • Management reserves the right to modify the recruitment process.
  • Application fee is non-refundable even if the candidature is rejected.
  • Applications must be submitted online.
  • OBC (NCL) reservation requires eligibility as of the closing date.
  • Age and qualifications calculated as of the closing date.
  • Certificates in languages other than Hindi/English need certified translations.
  • Govt./PSU employees must submit a “No Objection Certificate.”
  • Apply for one region only; all regions have separate merit lists.
  • Vacancies are region-specific and not interlinked.
  • Offer of appointment issued by the submitted region.
  • No region change after application submission.
  • Multiple applications for the same post: latest one considered.
  • SC/ST/PwBD candidates reimbursed travel expenses for CBT.
  • Bank details required for TA payment processing.
  • SC/ST/EWS/OBC (NCL) candidates can apply for UR vacancies.
  • No re-checking/re-evaluation of response sheets/answers.
  • Candidature may be rejected at any stage for non-compliance.
  • Qualifying standards may change based on candidate availability.
  • Candidate data may be shared with third parties for CBT and evaluation.
  • Complaints due to system issues or user errors not entertained.
  • Complaints via POWERGRID’s Complaint Management System not accepted.
  • Legal jurisdiction: NCT of Delhi in case of disputes.
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What are the educational qualifications required to apply for the Diploma Trainee position?

You need to have a full-time regular three-year Diploma in a relevant engineering discipline from a recognized Technical Board or Institute. Candidates with higher qualifications like B.Tech, BE, M.Tech, ME, etc., with or without a Diploma, will not be considered.

What is the age limit for applicants?

Applicants should be 27 years old as of September 23, 2023. Age relaxation is available for special category candidates.

What is the salary for selected candidates?

During the one-year training period, selected candidates will receive a stipend of Rs. 27,500 per month. Upon successful completion of training, the salary will be in the pay scale of Rs. 25,000 – 117,500.

How can I apply for the Diploma Trainee position?

You can apply online on the official website. Ensure you first register for the application process.

What is the selection process for this position?

The selection process includes a Computer-Based Written Test. Applications will be scrutinized based on job specifications and uploaded documents.

Can candidates from different regions apply for this position?

No, the Diploma Trainee recruitment is region-specific, and there are no inter-region transfers.