(JOBS) Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO) : Executive Trainee Recruitment-2018

(JOBS) Power System Operation Corporation Limited (POSOCO) :

Executive Trainee Recruitment-2018

Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. (POSOCO), a Govt. of India Enterprise, under Ministry of Power, Govt. of India, is a Knowledge based organization of national importance. It is responsible for managing the power system operations - a mission critical activity, with security, economy and reliability. To achieve this, it has adopted a multi-disciplinary approach with state of the art technology. It ensures equitable use of Transmission Infrastructure and has invested significantly in its human capital and towards strengthening the whole power system faculty. It operates the National Load Despatch Centre and the five Regional Load Despatch Centers.
To take its growth curve to further heights, POSOCO is looking for Bright, Committed and Energetic Engineers to join its fold as EXECUTIVE TRAINEES in the disciplines of Electrical & Computer Science.

Post Details & Reservation:

Details of number of vacancies and reservation are indicated below:-

Post No. of Posts Reservation Status
ET (Electrical) 45 25-UR, 10-OBC (NCL), 05-SC, 05-ST, 01-PwD# (HH)
ET (Electrical) 19 13-UR, 04-OBC (NCL), 02-ST

# Reservation for Persons with disability (PwD).
The reservation of posts for PwD and identification of posts for different sub- categories of PwD (as per Govt. of India Notification) shall be as indicated below :-

Post PwD Subcategories identified suitable
ET (Electrical) Orthopedically Handicapped (one leg), Hearing Handicapped
ET (Computer Science) Orthopedically Handicapped (One Leg/ one arm/ both leg/ One Arm & Leg), Hearing Handicapped, Visually Handicapped (Blind/ Low Vision)

Eligibility Criteria:

Valid Score in the GATE 2018

Candidate should have valid score in the corresponding paper of GATE 2018 as shown in the following table and Qualified in the same. The qualifying marks are as declared by GATE 2018 Organizing Body. For details on Qualifying marks for all categories, please visit GATE Website.

Sl. No. Post Corresponding GATE 2018 Paper
1. ET (Electrical) Electrical Engineering (EE)
2. ET (Computer Science) Computer Science and Information Technology (CS)

Essential Qualification : ET (Electrical) & ET (Computer Science)



Percentage of marks


Computer Science


Full Time B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg.) from recognized University/ Institute

Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)

Computer Science/ Computer Engg./ Information Technology

Minimum 65% or

Equivalent CGPA *

Final Year / Semester students who expect their results by 14.08.2018 are also eligible, provided they have obtained 65% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate of all semesters/years up to pre-final examination.

Upper Age Limit:

28 years as on 31.07.2018

Application Fee :

  • General /OBC – Rs.500/-
  • SC/ST/PH/ Ex Serviceman – No Fee
  • The fee can be paid through online mode by using credit card or debit card or net banking

Slection Process :

  • The  Selection  Process  consists  of  marks  obtained  (out  of  100)  in  the  corresponding  paper  of GATE 2018,
  • Group Discussion & Personal Interview.
  • Eligible candidates who have appeared and hold valid score in corresponding papers of GATE 2018 i.e. Electrical
  • Engineering (EE)/ Computer Science and Information Technology (CS).
  • Candidates qualified in corresponding paper of GATE 2018 shall only be eligible to be considered for the next stage of selection. Qualifying marks in GATE-2018 shall be as decided by GATE-2018 conducting authority.
  • Qualified candidates shall be short-listed category-wise for Group Discussion & Personal Interview based on their normalized marks out of 100 in GATE 2018, in the corresponding paper.
  • Candidates shall obtain information about their status through their login at the POSOCO Online   Application System.  Shortlisted  candidates  shall  be  able  to  download  their  interview  call  letter  and  other  relevant documents through the candidate login.
  • Candidates shortlisted for the Group Discussion and Interview shall be required to bring the documents as mentioned in their interview call letter.
  • Candidates must qualify in the Personal Interview in order to be considered for empanelment. The qualifying
  • % in interview for different categories are as mentioned below:


Qualifying % in Interview




30% ( for posts reserved for the corresponding category)

Group discussion will not have any Qualifying Marks.

Weightage of Different Parameters

For calculation of final score of a candidate for empanelment, the weightages of marks obtained in GATE
2018, Group Discussion and Interview shall be as indicated below:

GATE 2018 Marks (out of 100) in corresponding Paper


Group Discussion


Personal Interview




How to Apply:

1.   Candidates appeared and hold valid score in corresponding paper of GATE 2018.

2.   For details on GATE -2018, please visit

3.   Application window  for  POSOCO shall be  open from 28.05.2018 to 27.06.2018.  Candidates  have  to register   themselves  online  at  POSOCO  website  with  details  of  their GATE   2018  Application  No., GATE  2018  Registration  Number  and  other  required  information,  which   will be made available at
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4.   SC/ST/PwD/Ex-SM/Departmental  candidates  are  exempt  from  payment  of  application  fees.  You  are required  to  login  to  your  candidate  login  section  and  then  deposit non-refundable  application fees of  Rs.  500/-  through  online  mode  only.  On  submission  of  application  fees, your application process will be treated as complete.

5.    Candidates  are  required  to  show  their  GATE  2018  Admit  card  and  GATE  2018  Score  card  for verification at the time of GD/Interview/Joining in POSOCO.

Important Dates:

  • Commencement of Online Submission of Application -  28.05.2018
  • Last date for  Online submission of Application -   27.06.2018

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Courtesy: POSOCO

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