SSC - JE

SSC JE 2018 Eligibility Criteria

To become eligible for writing this exam, the candidates need to have the following qualification.

  1. Nationality

The candidates must be satisfying any of the following conditions:

  • A citizen of India (or)
  • A Nepalese subject (or)
  • A Bhutanese subject (or)
  • A refugee from Tibet who had come to settle in India permanently before 01 January 1962. (or)
  • A person of Indian origin who had come to India from the following countries and settled permanently.

Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Uganda, Zambia, Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zaire, Ethiopia, Malawi, and Vietnam.

  1. Age Limit

The candidates should be aware of the age limits specific to particular posts. Only if they satisfy the particular age criterion, they will be eligible for that post concerned. The date of birth mentioned on class X/XII-mark sheet (or equivalent certificate) is solely used for calculating the age of the candidates.

Name of the Post Age limit
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Electrical) in CPWD 32 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil) in CPWD 32 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil) in Department of Posts 27 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER(Electrical) in Department of Posts 27 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil and Mechanical) in CWC

 

 

32 years
SSC JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil) in MES

 

 

 

30 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Mechanical & Electrical) in MES

 

30 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (QS&C) in MES

 

27 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical) in Farrakka Barrage project

 

30 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical) in Director General Border Roads Organization

 

30 years
JE (Electrical and Civil) in Central Water Power Research Station

 

30 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER Naval Quality Assurance (Mechanical & Electrical) 30 years
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical) in National Technical Research Organization 30 years

Points to remember

Age relaxation

The candidates have certain age limits for appearing in this examination. But, this is applicable only to the candidates from the general category. The age relaxation benefits are given for other categories: SC/ST (5 years), OBC (3 years), Physical Challenged (10 years), Physically challenged candidates belonging to SC/ST (15 years) and OBC (13 years). The ex-servicemen belonging to all the categories have a reservation (General-3 years, OBC- 6 years, SC/ST-8 years)

  1. Educational qualification:

Only some posts that would be filled by the examination need the work experience along with the basic educational qualification.

Posts not requiring the experience

Name of the Post Basic educational qualification needed
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Electrical) in CPWD B.Tech. / B.E. / Diploma (Electrical Engineering)
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil) in CPWD B.Tech. / B.E. / Diploma (Civil Engineering)
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil) in Department of Posts B.Tech. / B.E. / 3 years Diploma (Civil Engineering)
JUNIOR ENGINEER(Electrical) in Department of Posts B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma (Electrical Engineering)
JUNIOR ENGINEER (Mechanical and civil) in CWC

 

 

B.Tech./B.E./Diploma(Mechanical/Civil Engineering)

Posts requiring experience

Name of the posts Basic Educational Qualification/ Experience
SSC JUNIOR ENGINEER (Civil) in MES

 

 

 

B.Tech/ B.E./ 3 years Diploma (Civil Engineering)

Work experience of at least 2 years in Civil Engineering

 

JUNIOR ENGINEER (Mechanical & Electrical) in MES

 

B.Tech/ B.E./ 3 years Diploma (Mechanical or Electrical Engineering)

Work experience of at least 2 years in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

 

 

JUNIOR ENGINEER (QS&C) in MES

 

B.Tech./ B.E. / 3 years Diploma (Civil engineering)

OR should have qualified in the Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying (Sub Divisional-II) conducted by the Institute of Surveyors (India)