WBPDCL Recruitment 2019 – Apply Online for 60 Technician Apprentice Posts

  • Mar 16, 2019
Location: Kolkata, West Bengal, IN
Organization Name: West Bengal Power Development Corporation (WBPDCL)
Employment Type: Full-time

Name of the Post: WBPDCL, Technician Apprentice Posts 2019

Post Date: 16-03-2019

Total Vacancy: 60

Information: West Bengal Power Development Corporation (WBPDCL), has published the notification for the recruitment of Technician Apprentice Posts. Qualification required is Graduate degree, Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering. The age limit is required minimum will be 18 years and maximum will be 24 years. The interested candidates can apply online from 15-03-2019.

West Bengal Power Development Corporation (WBPDCL)

Technician Apprentice Vacancies 2019


Important Dates


  • Staring Date to Apply Online: 15-03-2019
  • Last Date to Apply Online: 01-04-2019
Age Limit (as on 01-03-2019)


  • Minimum: 18 Years
  • Maximum Age: 24 Years


  • Graduate degree & Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering / Electronics & Instrumentation from any institute recognized by the AICTE.
Vacancy Details
Post Name Total
Technician Apprentice (Graduate in Engineering) 30
Technician Apprentice (Diploma in Engineering) 30

Selection Procedure

1. Candidates shall be called for Personal Interview (PI) based on percentage of marks achieved in Diploma/Degree in Engineering in Mechanical / Electrical Engineering / Electronics & Instrumentation streams, as the case may be @ 1:5 ratio taking into consideration the respective reservation norms. The Venue of the Personal Interview (PI) shall be at the Board of Practical Training (Eastern Region), Block-EA, Sector-1, Salt Lake City (Opp. Labony Estate), Kolkata, 700064.

2. Selected candidates shall undergo Medical Examination and will have to be declared ‘Medically Fit’ before execution of the Contract of Apprenticeship.

3. Verification of credentials shall be done prior to conduct of Personal Interview only and in case of any deviation or non-conformity with the desired qualification, candidature of the candidate shall be summarily rejected.

4. No TA / DA will be paid to the applicants called for any stage of the selection process.

5. The Selected candidates must execute a Contract of Apprenticeship for a period of one year of training as per provisions of the Apprentices Act, 1961 and rules framed there under.

6. After completion of such apprenticeship training / stipulated period, the Apprenticeship Contract shall automatically cease. There shall be No obligation on part of WBPDCL to offer any employment thereafter.

7. Suppression of facts will lead to disqualification at any stage of the selection process.

8. WBPDCL reserves the right to increase / decrease the number of seats for apprenticeship training.

9. Students who have completed Post Graduate qualification in Engineering (M.E. / M. Tech / MBA) are not eligible.

9. Only the above mentioned subject fields will be considered. Any claim for equivalence to the subject fields will not be considered.

How to Apply

1. Eligible candidates will be required to apply online only (on the internet) through the link ‘APPLY ONLINE’ link on the WBPDCL portal. No other mode of application shall be accepted.

2. The application is liable to be rejected if the uploaded photograph / signature are not clear and recognizable. Candidates are advised to upload their most recent photograph and retain sufficient numbers of the same photograph to be used at later stages of the selection process if called for.

3. Category (General/SC/ST/OBC(A)/OBC(B)) as submitted at the time of application cannot be changed thereafter and no benefit of other category reservation will subsequently be made admissible at any stage of the selection process. Category as mentioned at the time of submission of application shall remain unaltered during the entire training period.

4. Candidates must write their name as it appears in the educational certificate of Secondary or equivalent examination. In case of change of name at a later stage necessary legally accepted documentary proof is to be submitted at the time of interview.

5. Candidates shortlisted for interview would be required to furnish documents regarding proof of Date of Birth, Qualification, Category, Application slip etc. at the time of interview, as per intimation to be given to the shortlisted candidates.

6. All qualification certificates should be issued by a recognized Board / Institute / University only. Wherever CGPA or letter grade in a qualifying degree is awarded, equivalent percentage of marks should be indicated in the application form as per norms adopted by the University / Institute. Candidates are required to submit a Certificate to this effect from the respective University / Institute at the time of Interview.

7. While filling the online application, candidates must carefully follow all necessary steps as referred above. Incomplete application / application not fulfilling any eligibility criteria will be rejected summarily. No further communication will be entertained from any applicants in this regard.

8. Candidates can access the online application form at www.wbpdcl.co.in. Online submission will remain open from 15.03.2019 to 01.04.2019.

9. All correspondence with candidates shall be done either through E-mail / WBPDCL website only. All information regarding Interview, Call letters, etc. shall be provided through E-mail / WBPDCL website only. No hardcopy mailing of Interview Call letters shall be done by the WBPDCL. Responsibility of receiving, downloading and printing of Admit Card / Call Letter shall be that of the candidate. The WBPDCL will not be responsible for any loss of e-mail sent due to invalid / wrong E-mail ID provided by the candidate or delivery of e-mails to SPAM / BULK mail folder etc.

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