Scrutinize, Actualize & Recognize Human Potential
DEFENCE RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT ORGANISATION (DRDO)
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE, GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
DRDO Senior Technical Assistant Recruitment 2018
Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are encouraged to apply
Recruitment of 494 vacancies for the post of Senior Technical Assistant ‘B’ (STA ‘B’)
under the Defence Research & Development Organisation Technical Cadre (DRTC)
Advertisement No.: CEPTAM-09/STA-B
Crucial date for eligibility: 29 August 2018 Date of DRDO Entry Test-2018 (Tier-I & Tier II):
Closing date for submission of application: 29 August 2018 To be announced on the website
DRDO offers exciting and challenging career opportunities to work on defense systems, infrastructure & related activities in a broad spectrum of subjects/disciplines
at its more than 60 laboratories/establishments spread throughout the country. Online applications are invited for recruitment to the post of Senior Technical
Assistant ‘B’ (STA ‘B’) through DRDO Entry Test-2018 in various subjects/disciplines as per section-1 below. Candidates are advised to read the complete
advertisement carefully, before filling up the online application form. Instructions for filling-up of online application and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are available
on CEPTAM notice board of DRDO website www.drdo.gov.in. This advertisement consists of five sections. All details given in these sections are applicable to
candidates. Translation ambiguity, if any, shall be resolved by referring to the English version of the advertisement published in the Employment News. In case of any
ambiguity, the decision of DRDO will be final. Any dispute will be subject to the courts/tribunals having jurisdiction over Delhi only.
1.1 ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENT (EQR): Bachelor’s degree in science or Three years Diploma in engineering or technology or computer science, or allied subjects in the required discipline. Candidates must have acquired the EQR as on crucial date of eligibility for the posts they are applying. Those awaiting results of the final examination as on crucial date of eligibility for the prescribed qualification are not eligible and hence should not apply. B. Sc. candidates must have read the required subject for at least 02 years in the course of B.Sc. programme. Please note that the candidates possessing higher qualification, viz., M.Sc. or B.Tech. or B.E. or Ph.D. degree etc., as on crucial date of eligibility, shall not be considered for the recruitment. Mere fulfillment of the minimum eligibility does not entitle any candidate to claim his/her candidature for selection to any post.
1.2 DESCRIPTION OF VACANCIES FOR SENIOR TECHNICAL ASSISTANT ‘B’ (STA ‘B’):
|Post Code||Subject||Qualification||Total Posts|
|0101||Agriculture||B.Sc. degree in Agriculture/ Agricultural Science from recognized University/ Institute.||04|
|0102||Automobile Engineering||Three years Diploma in Automobile Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.||06|
|0103||Botany||B.Sc. degree in Botany from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of ZBC etc. may also apply)||03|
|0104||Chemical Engineering||Three years Diploma in Chemical Engineering/Technology from recognized Technical Board/ Institute||13|
|0105||Chemistry||B.Sc. degree in Chemistry/Chemical Science from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of PCM/ZBC/PCB etc. may also apply).||24|
|0106||Civil Engineering||Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.||04|
|0107||Computer Science||B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Computer Science/ Engineering/ Technology/ Information Technology from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute (Courses by DOEACC/BCA/MCA are not eligible).||79|
|0108||Electrical & Electronics Engineering||Three years Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.||16|
|0109||Electrical Engineering||Three years Diploma in Electrical Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.||35|
|0110||Electronics & Instrumentation||Three years Diploma in Electronics & Instrumentation from recognized Technical Board/ Institute.||07|
|0111||Electronics or Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering||B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Electronics or Electronics & Communication or Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute.||100|
|0112||Geology||B.Sc. degree in Geology from recognized University/ Institute.||03|
|0113||Instrumentation||B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Instrumentation or Instrumentation & Control Engineering from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute.||05|
|0114||Library Science||Degree in Science with minimum
|0115||Mathematics||B.Sc. degree in Mathematics from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of PCM etc. may also apply).||08|
|0116||Mechanical Engineering||Three years Diploma in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engg(Production/ Automobile/ Refrigeration/ Air Conditioning/ Maintenance etc.) from Technical Board/ Institute.||140|
|0117||Metallurgy||Three years Diploma in Metallurgical Engineering from recognized Technical Board/ Institute||08|
|0118||Photography||B.Sc. degree Or Three years Diploma in Photography or Cinematography (Vocational Photography & Cinematography) from recognized University/ Technical Board/ Institute (Applied courses and Bachelor in Fine Arts are not eligible).||02|
|0119||Physics||B.Sc. degree in Physics from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of PCM/PCB etc. may also apply).||16|
|0120||Psychology||B.Sc. degree in Psychology from
|0121||Zoology||B.Sc. degree in Zoology/ Life Science from recognized University/ Institute (candidates of ZBC etc. may also apply).||05|
Note: The number of vacancies may increase or decrease depending upon the requirement. A vacancy may be kept unfilled if no candidate is found suitable. SC/ST/OBC vacancy reservations are applied vertically as per Govt. rules.
1.3 PAY: Pay at level 6, as per 7th CPC Pay matrix and other benefits (Approx. Rs. 50,000 per month including allowances in class ‘X’ cities#)
1.4 AGE LIMIT AS ON CRUCIAL DATE OF ELIGIBILITY: Candidate must be between 18 and 28 Years of age (relaxable for SC/ST/OBC/ESM/PWD etc. as per Govt.
of India rules)
1.5 CODES OF POSTING STATIONS (REFER TABLE 1.2 IN SECTION 1): A1=AGRA; A2=AHMEDNAGAR; A3=AMBERNATH(EAST); B1=BALASORE; B2=BENGALURU; B3=BHUBANESWAR; C1=CHANDIGARH; C2=CHENNAI; D1=DEHRADUN; D2=DELHI; G1=GWALIOR; H1=HALDWANI; H2=HYDERABAD;
J1=JAGDALPUR; J2=JODHPUR; K1=KANPUR; K2=KOCHI; L1=LEH; M1=MUSSOORIE; M2=MYSORE; N1=NASIK; P1=PANAGARH; P2=PUNE; V1=VISAKHAPATNAM
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: All eligibility conditions, will be determined with reference to the crucial date of eligibility as mentioned in this advertisement. A) NATIONALITY: Candidate must be a citizen of India.
B) Age Limit: Please refer 1.4 of this advertisement for the age limit.
C) EQR: EQR as per section-1 should be from recognized institutions and approved by suitable bodies like UGC/AICTE/State/Central education board or similar appropriate statutory authority.
D) MEDICAL FITNESS: Candidates must be in good mental and physical health and free from any physical deformity which may interfere in efficient discharge of duties. Provisionally shortlisted candidates will be subjected to a medical examination as prescribed by the competent authorities, before the appointment is issued. If a candidate is found unfit, he/she will not be offered an appointment. For PWD candidates, medical
fitness standards are as per Govt. of India rules.
E) NO OBJECTION CERTIFICATE (NOC): Candidates serving in Govt., PSU, Autonomous organizations, Armed Forces and Departmental candidates must apply through proper channel. Candidate should obtain NOC from the present employer at an appropriate time. Application submitted without NOC will be treated as provisional. NOC must be submitted along with other documents at the time of document
representation in this regard will be entertained under any circumstances.
ii) Provisional shortlisting/selection at any stage of the
iii) The decision of DRDO in all matters related to eligibility, acceptance or rejection of the applications, mode of selection, conduct of examination(s), allotment of examination centres, and nomination of provisionally shortlisted candidates to a specific lab/city will be final and binding on the candidates and no correspondence will be entertained in this regard.
Age Limits for DRDO Senior Technical Assistant Recruitment 2018:
Candidate must be between 18 and 28 Years. Upper age relaxation is given as per Govt. rules.
General, OBC Candidates: Rs. 100/-
SC/ST/PWD/ESM Candidates: Exempted (Nil)
Declared Notification: 27.07.2018
Begin Online form: 04.08.2018
Last Date for the Online form: 29.08.2018 (Till 05:00 PM)
Exam Date (CBT): Notify soon
Apply Online (Link active between 04.08.2018 to 29.08.2018)