POWERGRID, the Central Transmission Utility (CTU) of India, one of the largest
Transmission Utilities in the World and a Maharatna Enterprise of Govt. of India
is engaged in power transmission business with the mandate for planning, coordination, supervision and control over complete inter-State transmission
system. POWERGRID operates around 161,864 circuit kms of transmission
lines along with 248 Sub-stations (as on 31.12.2019) and wheels about 50% of
total power generated in the country through its transmission network.
POWERGRID also owns and operates approximately 60,946 kms of Telecom
Network, with points of presence in approx. 688 locations and intra-city
network in 105 cities across India.
POWERGRID, with its strong in-house expertise in various facets of
Transmission, Sub-Transmission, Distribution and Telecom sectors also offers
consultancy services at National and International level. POWERGRID has been
making profit since inception, having Gross turnover of Rs. 34,119 Crore and
Profit After Tax of Rs. 9939 Crore (FY: 2018 – 19).
To take the growth curve to further heights, POWERGRID is looking for Bright,
Committed and Energetic Engineering graduates in Electrical / Electronics /
Civil disciplines to join its fold as Assistant Engineer Trainee.
Selected candidates shall join POWERGRID as Assistant Engineer Trainees.
After successful completion of 1 year training period they shall be absorbed in
the company as Engineers at E2 level.
Such graduates who are desirous of pursuing further studies on the basis of
GATE 2019 or need extension of joining time in case of selection need not apply.
No of VACANCIES invites application PGCIL Assistant Engineer Trainee 2020:
AET (Electrical) : 82
AET (Electronics) :10
Upper Age Limit for PGCIL Assistant Engineer Trainee 2020:
28 years as on 31.12.2019 (Candidates should have been born on or after
SELECTION PROCESS PGCIL Assistant Engineer Trainee 2020 :
The Selection Process consists of marks obtained (out of 100) in the relevant
paper of GATE 2019, Group Discussion & Personal Interview.
Eligible candidates should have qualified and secured a valid score in the
corresponding paper of GATE 2019.
Candidates shall be short-listed category-wise for Group Discussion & Personal
Interview based on their normalized marks out of 100 in GATE 2019.
Candidates shall obtain information about their status through their login at the
POWERGRID Online Application System. Shortlisted candidates shall be able to
download their interview call letter and other relevant documents through the
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
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR REGISTRATION/ APPLICATION :
- From 20.01.2020 onwards, interested and eligible candidates have to register
themselves online, irrespective of the applications made earlier for any other
post/recruitment process in POWERGRID, at POWERGRID website
www.powergridindia.com with details of their GATE-2019 registration
number and other required information. Last Date of Online application and
Application Fee submission is 07.02.2020.
GATE Registration No. as appearing on the GATE-2019 Admit Card needs to be
entered carefully in the online application form. No other number should be
entered as GATE-2019 Registration number while applying to POWERGRID.
Please note that once your application is submitted, no request regarding change
in GATE-2019 Registration Number or Name shall be entertained.
Enter your name and other details exactly as entered in your GATE-2019 score
Any other mode of submission of application would not be accepted.
- Fill up other details in the application very carefully. Please take care while
filling out the email/ alternative email fields since all important communication
shall be through emails only.
- Upon completion, the candidate should submit the online application by clicking
the Submit button at the bottom of the page. If the same is accepted, the system
will generate a unique POWERGRID Registration Number which shall appear
in the completed application form.
- The primary email ID entered by the candidate is the Login ID and the unique
Registration Number generated is the password for logging in to POWERGRID
Online application system.
- If you are not exempted from payment of application fees (only SC/ST/PwD/ ExSM/ Departmental candidates are exempted), you are required to login to your
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candidate login section and then deposit non-refundable application fees of
Rs. 500/- through online mode. On submission of application fees, your
application process will be treated as complete.
- No hard copy of application is required to be sent to any address by post.
- In-complete applications / applications without application fees (if applicable)
will be rejected.
- Candidates will be required to bring their GATE 2019 Admit card and GATE 2019
Score card for verification at the time of GD/ Interview / Joining in POWERGRID.
- Candidates will have to upload their latest colour passport size photograph (.jpg
file size not exceeding 50 kb), scanned copy of signature (.jpg file size not
exceeding 30 kb), caste certificate/ disability certificate/ discharge certificate/
age relaxation cum domicile certificate and essential qualification certificate
along with final year/semester marksheet /EWS certificate(.pdf file size not
exceeding 1 MB).
- Candidates will have to correctly declare their Name and Date of Birth as
mentioned in their Birth certificate or matric certificate. Candidates will have to
declare their category correctly and must be in a position to submit relevant
certificate in prescribed format as and when asked by POWERGRID.
- Candidates must correctly enter the qualification details including date of
acquiring qualification as mentioned in their certificates.
- Candidate should take a print out of the completed application and keep with
him/ her safely for future reference.
- If the candidate is called for GD and interview, her/ his identity would be verified
with GATE-2019 admit card and Original GATE-2019 score card. Therefore,
candidates are requested to retain their GATE 2019 admit card and score card
- Candidates shall be required to bring a valid photo ID to the interview.
Photocopies of the original identification document shall not be acceptable.
Candidates will not be permitted to appear for the group discussion and
interview if original and valid photo identification is not presented along with
the GATE 2019 admit card and score card.
- Payment of Application fee (Non refundable Rs. 500/-):
For detailed instructions regarding payment of application fee CLICK HERE
Candidates are requested to go through the instructions carefully and
For more details please visit: https://www.powergridindia.com/