Gazette Date: 31/07/2013
 Last Date: 04/09/2013
 Category No: 217/2013
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 : Agriculture
2. Name of Post : Work Superintendent
3. Scale of pay : Rs. 9940 – 16580/-
4. No.of vacancies : District wise
1. Kottayam 1 (One)
2. Palakkad 4 (Four)

(i) Separate ranked list will be prepared for each district in pursuance of
this notification. The ranked lists thus prepared and published by the
Commission shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year
subject to the condition that the said lists will continue to be in force till
the publication of a new list, after the expiry of the minimum period of
one year or till the expiry of 3 years whichever is earlier. Candidates
will be advised for appointment against the aforesaid vacancies and
also against the vacancies if any, reported during the currency of the
list. In case no candidate is advised from the ranked list till the expiry
of the period of three years, the duration of the Ranked List shall be
extended for a further period of one year or till at least one candidate is
advised from the list whichever is earlier.
Applications should not be sent to more than one district in response
to this notification. If applications are sent contrary to the above
direction and if he/she is selected, his/her name will be removed from
the ranked lists and disciplinary action will be taken against him/her.
Candidates should submit the application for this post to the
concerned district office, where the vacancy is existing and should
note the name of that district against the relevant column in the
The selection in pursuance of this 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 27/5/1971. 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 dateof commencement of service in
the former district. Even if transfer is allowed after five years, it will be
subject to the rule in G.O (MS)No.4/61/PD dated 02.01.1961.
Candidates already in Government service holding this 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
6 Age : 19-36. Only candidates born
between 02.01.1977 and
01.01.1994 (both dates included)
are eligible to apply for this post.
Other backward Communities and
SC/ST candidates are eligible for
usual relaxation.
Note:- For concessions allowed in upper age limit, subject to the
condition that the maximum age limit shall in no case exceed 50
(fifty) years, please see para (2) of the General conditions under
part II of this Notification.
7 Qualifications: Diploma in Agricultural and Rural Engineering awarded by the
Kerala Agricultural University.
In the absence of persons having the above qualifications the
candidates having the following qualifications will also be
1. S.S.L.C. Or equivalent and
2. Survey and Levelling (Lower) KGTE or MGTE and
3. A. Any two of the following qualifications:-
 (a) Building, Drawing and Estimating (Lower) MGTE
 or KGTE.
 (b) Building materials and construction (Lower) MGTE
 or KGTE
 (c) Earth work and Road making (Lower) MGTE
 or KGTE
 (d) Hydraulics and Irrigation (Lower) MGTE or
 (e) Mensuration (Lower) MGTE or KGTE
B. Certificate issued by the Director General of Recruitment
 and Employment in Surveyor Trade under the Craftsman
 Training Scheme
 C. I.T.I. Draftsman Certificate in Civil.
8. Mode of sending Applications:-
Candidates must register as per “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the
official website of Kerala Public Service Commission viz. before
applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by log in on to this
profile using their User-ID and password. Candidates must click on the 'Apply Now'
button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to 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. Candidates are responsible for the
correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final
submission of the application on the profile, candidates must ensure the correctness of
the information on their profile. They must quote the User – ID for further communication
with the Commission. Applications submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or
altered on after submission. The application will be summarily rejected if non
compliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to
prove qualification, experience, community, age etc. have to be produced as and when
called for.
9. Last date for receipt of applications : 04/09/2013 Wednesday
 upto 12 midnight
10. Address to which applications are to be sent:
 11. If a written/OMR test is conducted as part of the selection, hall tickets of eligible
candidates will be made available in the website of the Kerala Public Service
Commission. Candidates are instructed to download their Hall Tickets as per the
instructions in the website.
 (for details, please see the General Conditions Part II of this Notification).