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PSTCL Recruitment through GATE 2020 – PSTCL will appoint candidates, from the fields of Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology, who appeared in GATE 2020 papers, under the positions of On-training Assistant Engineer and Assistant Manager IT.
After the declaration of GATE result, shortlisted candidates on the basis of their performance in GATE are called for Interview round. The final selection is done on the basis of overall performance of candidate.
|GATE Eligibility Criteria||GATE Exam Pattern||GATE Syllabus|
GATE or Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is a national level entrance exam conducted for admission to M.Tech/ Ph.D. and other Government Scholarships/Assistantships in the field of engineering and technology. GATE 2020 is scheduled for February 1, 2, 8 and 9, 2020 in computer-based mode.
PSTCL hires a large number of candidates every year. Since the past few years, they have been hiring almost 100 to 200 candidates every year. The number is only expected to go higher this year!
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|Electrical Engineering||Assistant Engineer (AE)|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering||Assistant Engineer (AE)|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||Assistant Engineer (AE)|
|Instrumentation and Control Engineering||Assistant Engineer (AE)|
|Civil Engineering||Assistant Engineer (AE)|
|Computer Science and Engineering||Assistant Manager (AM)|
|IInformation Technology||Assistant Manager (AM)|
|Fixed monthly stipend equal to minimum pay band No Dearness Allowance (DA) No Grade Pay (GP) No annual increment Travelling allowance Cover of pension scheme and employer contribution||Basic Pay: Rs. 16,650-39,100 Grade Pay: Rs. 5800 DA Annual increment Pension scheme and employer contribution|
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The candidates should have obtained a valid score in GATE 2020 i.e. a score greater than or equal to the qualifying marks set by the authorities in the respective ME, EE, ECE,IN, CE, CS papers. The following basic cutoffs could be used as an indicator of the mindset of the recruiting company
Since, PSTCL is new to GATE recruitment, we advise you to try and fall in the below rank ranges in order to secure a guaranteed recruitment at PSTCL.
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|POSITION||STREAMS ELIGIBLE||GATE PAPER CODE|
|ASSISTANT ENGINEER (AE)||Electrical/ Electrical and Electronics Engineering||EE|
|Electronics and Communication Engineering||ECE|
|Instrumentation and Control Engineering||IN|
|ASSISTANT MANAGER (AM)||Computer Science/ IT||CS|
Reservation of seats under different positions is applicable only to Punjab domicile candidates
Ans. Domicile refers to the place where the candidate’s permanent residence is. All candidates having permanent residence (according to valid Address proof) as Punjab are treated as Punjab domicile.
NOTE: Category once filled by candidate in the Application form cannot be changed under any circumstances.
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The application fee has not yet been notified by PSTCL. However, you can be assured that it is usually in the range of Rs. 400 - Rs.1000 for General candidates and may even be exempted for the Reserved category candidates
Adhere to the given instructions for uploading the photograph and signature to the Application
|Clear and recent Size: 20 KB – 50 KB Dimensions: 220X230 pixels Only religious headwear allowed but should not cover face Caps, hats and shades not allowed||On white paper with black ink pen Size: 10 KB-20 KB Dimensions: 140 X 60 Signature must remain same throughout recruitment process otherwise application may be cancelled|
PROCEDURE FOR UPLOADING PICTURE AND SIGNATURE
DO NOT FORGET to print the application form after uploading photograph, signature, and Bank Challan details
Most Importantly: Core technical and academic concepts must be very strong as they also reflect your capability to score high marks in GATE paper.
*Candidates must have deep expertise in MS Office in order to compete with an edge.
You must carry all your necessary documents and certificates for Verification purposes
Any candidate submitted false/incorrect information shall be rejected at any stage of selection process as PSTCL follows a mechanism to check your documents when you will the application form online.
The results of the recruitment process will be intimated by E-mail once all steps of recruitment process including background verification and document screening are complete. Constantly check your registered Email for every update!
Ans. GATE rank and score matter the most but having a good CGPA in college reinstates that the candidate was serious and consistent throughout his/her technical education which also led to him/her scoring a great GATE score. Thus, there is no compensation for poor CGPA. As per the norms, 60% is the minimum aggregate expected from the candidates. Minimum should not be taken as a benchmark!
Ans. If you have been working after completion of college and have secured great GATE 2020 score, then the gap in education will not matter much. Your interview may be swayed towards your previous job experiences which would be a positive for you. But, do not forget that PSTCL tests core technical- practical and theoretical knowledge so prepare well in advance!
Ans. In case you forget to carry any of the documents mentioned in the call letter/ admit card, you will need to sign an undertaking mentioning that you will furnish the missed documents by a certain date, failing which your candidacy will stand cancelled.
Ans. Focus on your core concepts and knowledge. Apart from that, learn MS office, especially MS Excel to stand out from other candidates and contribute to administrative work in the company as well.