Assam Career Alert! Looking to have a career in Assam? The Water Resources Department, Assam has issued an advertisement inviting applications for jobs in Assam for the recruitment of 100 Assistant Engineer (AE) (Civil) and Junior Engineer (JE) (Civil) vacancies under the Water Resources Department, Govt. of Assam. Interested and eligible candidates may apply online here.

Water Resource Department Assam Recruitment 2021

Assam JobsRecruitment details 
Name of PostsAssistant Engineer (Civil)Junior Engineer (Civil)
No. of posts63 [UR: 45, SC: 4, STP: 7, STH: 2, EWS: 5, RFW*=20]37 [UR: 19, OBC/MOBC: 5, SC: 7, STP: 4, EWS: 2, RFW*=8]
AgeNot be less than 21 years of age and not more than 38 years of age as of 01-01-2021. *Age Relaxation available 
SalaryRs. 30,000/- to Rs. 1,10,000/- PM (PB-4) with Grade Pay of Rs.12,700/- PMRs. 14,000/- to Rs. 60,500/- PM (PB-2) with Grade Pay of Rs.8,700/- PM
Mode to applyOnline 
Last Date24 Sep 2021 
Recruitment BoardWater Resources Department, Assam 

Age Relaxation: The upper age limit is relaxable as mentioned below

  • By 5 years for SC/ST candidates i.e. up to 43 years.
  • By 3 years for OBC/MOBC candidates i.e. up to 41 years.
  • For Persons with Disability (PWD) by 10 years.

Educational Qualification and Eligibility Criteria for Water Resource Dept job vacancy

Education Qualification for AE (Civil):

  •  B.E or equivalent degree regular Full Time course in Civil Engineering obtained from any institute approved by the AICTE and recognized by the Government.
  •  Apart from English, the candidate should have adequate knowledge of at least 1(one) Official language of the State of Assam (i.e. Assamese/Bengali/Bodo) except candidates belonging to Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council and Dima Hasao Autonomous Council.

Educational Qualification for JE (Civil):

  • Candidate must pass 3 (three) years regular Full-Time Diploma course in Civil Engineering from any institute recognized by AICTE.
  • Apart from English, the candidate should have adequate knowledge of at least 1(one) Official language of the State of Assam (i.e. Assamese/Bengali/Bodo) except candidates belonging to Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council and Dima Hasao Autonomous Council.

Nationality: Candidates must be Indian citizens as defined in Articles 5 to 8 of the Constitution of India.

Domicile: The candidate must be a permanent resident of Assam. For proof of permanent residence, the candidate or his/her parents must be a voter of Assam. The voter ID card of the candidate or his/her parents will be treated as proof of permanent residence.

Selection Procedure

Screening/Shortlisting: Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of merit as per academic performance.

Methodology of recruitment: Due to the current pandemic situation, a contact-less process of selection purely based on academic performance from HSLC to Degree for the post of Assistant Engineer (Civil) and HSLC to Diploma for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil) will be followed. 

Name of postMethodology
Assistant EngineerHSLC or equivalent: 10%
HSSLC or equivalent: 20%
Degree in Civil Engineering: 70%
In the case of the candidates who have completed the degree in Civil Engineering through lateral entry after completing a Diploma in Civil Engineering their 20% weightage shall be
calculated on the basis of marks/percentage obtained in Diploma and not on the basis of marks obtained in HSSLC or equivalent, irrespective of whether they have passed HSSLC or equivalent examination or not.
Junior EngineerHSLC or equivalent: 20%
Diploma in Civil Engineering: 80%

How to Apply for Water Resource Job vacancy

Eligible candidates may apply online by visiting Water Resources Department’s Govt. website.

Important Dates:

Date of publication of the advertisement: 20th July 2021

Starting date of submission of online application: 04/09/2021, 12 AM [JE Only]

Last date of submission of online application: 24/09/2021, 11.59 AM [JE Only]

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