Lineman in Public Works (Electrical Wing)

Gazette Date: 31/12/2012
Last Date: 06/02/2013
Category No: 760/2012 - 761/2012
Applications must be submitted online through the official website of the Commission
after 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION'. Candidates who have already registered can apply
through their profile.
1. Department : Public works (Electrical wing)
2. Name of Post : Lineman
3. Scale of pay : ` 9940-16580 /-
4. Number of vacancies : Alappuzha
Cat.No.760/12 - Scheduled Caste – 1(one)
Cat.No.761/12 - Muslim - 1 (one)

i) In the absence of Scheduled Caste candidates Scheduled Tribe candidates will also
be considered.
ii) Conventional type application for the above post will be summarily rejected.
Candidates can apply through the online application facility available at the Kerala
Public Service Commission website viz.
iii) Applications submitted by candidates belonging to the communities other than
those notified will be summarily rejected. Individual rejection memo will not be issued
to these candidates.
iv) Separate Ranked Lists will be prepared for above Districts in pursuance of this
notification. Ranked Lists thus prepared and published by the Commission shall remain
in force until candidates are advised and appointed against the vacancies earmarked for
the above community, but remain unfilled due to paucity of candidates during the
currency of the Ranked List published for the post on 2/4/2012 in Alappuzha district as
Category No 89/08
v) The candidates shall note the name of that district against the relevant column in
the online application.
vi) The selection in pursuance of the notification will be made on a Revenue
District basis, subject to the special conditions laid down in G.O (MS) No.154/71/PD
dated 27.05.1971. A candidate advised for appointment in one Revenue District from
the Ranked List prepared is not eligible for transfer to another district unless he/she
completes five years continuous service from the date of commencement of service in
the former district. Even if transfer is allowed after five years, it will be subject to the
rules in G.O. (MS) No.4/61/PD, dated 02.01.1961. Candidates already in Government
Service holding the same post in any one district are prohibited from applying again for
this post, but they can apply to higher posts when notified.
5. Method of Appointment : Direct Recruitment (from candidates belonging to reservation
group of communities Scheduled Caste, Muslim only)
6. Age Limit: SC - 19-44 Only Sc/ST candidates born between 2.1.1968
and 1.1.1993 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for
the post. This includes the relaxation as per para 2(1) of
General Condition.
Muslim – 19-42 only candidates born between 2-1-1970 and
1-1-1993 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for this
post. (includes the relaxation as per para 2 (i))
Note: - For conditions regarding other age relaxations please see para 2 of the General
Condition except para 2(1) (Subject to the condition that the maximum age limit shall
in no case exceed 50 years)
7. Qualifications:-
1) Minimum General Qualification of S.S.L.C Standard.
2) Certificate in Electrical Engineering after having under gone a course of
study of not less than one year from an Institution recognised by
Government .
City and Guilds Examination in Electrical engineering London Institute
in A.C of the Intermediate Grade. (Certificate awarded after 31.3.1985
will not be accepted)
M.G.T.E or K.G.T.E certificate (Higher) in Electrical Light and power
Grade III certificate as Electrician or Line Man from war Technical
Training Centre.
8. Mode of submitting Applications:-
Candidates shall register as per 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION ' system on the Official Website
of Kerala Public Service Commission '' for applying for the post.
Candidates who have registered shall apply by logging in to their profile using their User-
ID and password. Candidates shall click on the 'Apply Now' button of the respective posts in
the Notification link for applying for a post. No application fee is required. Candidates can
view and have a print-out of the details in the profile by clicking the link Registration Card, if
required. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and
secrecy of password. Before applying for a post, candidates must ensure correctness of the
information in their profile. They must quote the User- ID for further communication with the
Commission. Applications once submitted will be received as provisional and particulars shall
not be deleted or altered after submission. Applications submitted not in accordance with the
conditions of the notification will be summarily rejected. Documents to prove Qualification,
community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.
9. Last date of receipt of applications : 06.02.2013 Wednesday upto 12 midnight.
10. If a written test/OMR test is conducted as part of the selection, hall ticket of eligible
candidates will be made available in the website of the Kerala Public Service Commission.
Candidates are instructed to download their Admission ticket as per the instructions in the
11. Address to which applications are to be sent :