POSOCO to Recruit 40 Executive Trainees (EE/CS) through GATE 2020

Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO) has announced its recruitment plan for the post of Executive Trainees (ETs) in the Electrical (EE) and Computer Science (CS) disciplines on the basis of GATE 2020 scores. POSOCO is a Government of India Enterprise that comes under the Ministry of Power. The prime objective of this enterprise is to manage the nation’s power system operations.

The break-up of vacancies is as below:

Post No. of Posts Reservation Status
ET (Electrical) 25 13 – UR, 04 – OBC (NCL), 04 – SC, 02 – ST, 02 – EWS, 01-PwD (HH)
ET (Computer Science) 05 02 – UR, 01- OBC (NCL), 01 – SC, Nil – ST, 01 – EWS

POSOCO started inviting online applications from eligible candidates from 17 March, 2020, and the last date of online submission of application is 16 April, 2020.

AS per the official POSOCO recruitment notification, engineering students from Electrical (EE) and Computer Science and Information Technology (CS) disciplines with a minimum of 65% marks or equivalent CGPA can apply for this post. Final year/semester students from these engineering streams can also apply for this post, provided their results are announced by 14 August, 2020, and they have obtained 65% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate of all semesters/years up to the pre-final examination. Also, all the interested candidates should possess a valid GATE 2020 score. Students holding GATE 2019 score or prior are not eligible for this recruitment drive. The upper age limit for this post is 28 years as on 31 July, 2020.

Selection Process
The selection process that POSOCO is going to adopt for this recruitment drive includes considering the marks obtained (out of 100) in the corresponding paper of GATE 2020, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview. Only GATE 2020 qualified candidates will be considered for the next rounds of selection.

For calculation of final score of a candidate for empanelment, the weightages of marks obtained in GATE 2020, Group Discussion and Interview shall be as indicated below:

GATE 2020 Marks (out of 100) in corresponding Paper 85%
Group Discussion 3%
Personal Interview 12%
Total 100%

All the selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs. 60,000-1,80,000 and other allowances, and benefits as applicable, during the one-year training period. All the successful candidates are required to sign a service agreement bond for at least three years before going for training.

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