National Rural Employment Guarantee Act 2005 was later renamed as the “Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act” (or, MGNREGA), is an Indian labour law and social measure that aims to guarantee the ‘right to work’. It aims to ensure livelihood security in rural areas by providing at least 100 days of wage employment in a financial year to every household whose adult members volunteer to do unskilled manual work.
The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act has invited applications for multiple posts . The details of these vacancies are as follows:
Post No. of Vacancies Remuneration (Rs./month)
Assistant Engineer 01 27,800/-
(TRG.& IEC) 01 18,000/-
(Horticulture & Forestry) 01 16,000/-
Assistant Programme Manager 01 17,000/-
Programme Manager Accounts 01 18,000/-
Technical Assistant 02 18,000/-
Computer Assistant 03 11,000/-
Programme Assistant 13 11,000/-
Age limit: The upper age limit for candidates is 40 years. The upper age limit is relaxable for candidates belonging to OBC/SC/ST/PWD categories.
Essential qualification : Refer to the official notification.
Method of selection : The selection of the candidates for the post of Programme Coordinator (TRG.& IEC) is written test and personal interview while for rest of the posts it will depend upon their performance in written test, computer proficiency test and personal interview.
How to apply : Interested candidates can apply through online mode.
To apply online – http://www.hooghly.gov.in/
Last date of application: 27th December, 2015
For more details, refer to the official notification –