Union Public Service Commission invites Online Recruitment Applications ( ORA* ) for recruitment by selection to the following posts :
1. Twenty four Engineer & Ship Surveyor – cum – Deputy Director General ( Technical ) in the Directorate General of Shipping, Ministry of Shipping. Of the twenty four posts, three posts are reserved for Scheduled Castes candidates, two posts are reserved for Scheduled Tribes candidates, six posts are reserved for Other Backward Classes candidates and the remaining thirteen posts are Unreserved.
Qualifications : Essential : Certificate of Competency of Marine Engineer Officer Class-I ( Steam or Motor or Combined Steam and Motor ) as specified in Section 78 of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1958 ( 44 of 1958 ) or equivalent as specified in Section 86 of the said Act and five years’ service at sea of which one year service as Chief Engineer or Second Engineer.
Desirable Qualification for Engineer & Ship Surveyor : One year experience in survey and inspection of merchant ship and one year experience in survey, inspection and examination of merchant ship.
Duties of Engineers : Work in connection with Survey and Inspection of Machinery boiler and other mechanized equipments, testing of materials used in ships, construction, repairs and inspection, examination of Engineers & Engine Driver, performance of other statutory duties under M.S. Act, 1958 and Indian Steam Vessels Act, 1917.
HQ : Mumbai / Chennai / Kolkata / Kochi / Visakhapatnam / Jamnagar / Port Blair / Paradip / Tuticorin / Goa / Mangalore / Haldia / Kandla.
Important Notes for UPSC Recruitment 2012 :
- Candidates are requested to apply only Online against UPSC 2012 advertisement on the Online Recruitment Application ( ORA ) website http://www.upsconline.nic.in and not write to the Union Public Service Commission for Application forms. They are also requested to go through carefully the details of Union Public Service Commission posts and instructions published below as well as on the website http://www.upsconline.nic.in.
- Nature of UPSC Post : Posts at Item No. 1 are permanent.
- UPSC Pay Scale and Classification : ( Figures in bracket at the end of the pay scale indicate the approx Total Emoluments ( per month ) ( T.E. ) excluding TA and HRA at the minimum of the scale ). 15,600-39,100 ( PB-3 ) + 7,600 ( Grade pay ) ( T.E. 38,280/- ), General Central Service, Group ‘A’ Gazetted, Non-Ministerial for the posts at Item No. 1.