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Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms
Government of Puducherry

Engagement of Junior Engineers on contract basis, Electricity Department, Government of Puducherry

Steps to apply

  1. Register yourself and receive user name & password via SMS.
  2. Login with your user name and password.
  3. Save Application details in draft mode.
  4. Preview & Submit Application.
  5. View & Download Application.




The  applicants  have  to  register  with  their  Mobile  Number  in  the  online  portal “https://recruitment.py.gov.in”  for  applying  through  online.  Then  they  will receive  a  One  Time  Password  (OTP)  through  SMS  in  the  mobile  number  provided while  registration  and  the  same  should  be  entered  in  the  online  portal  using  the Username  and  Password  for  applying  to  the  post  of  Junior  Engineer  on  contract basis. If the applicant does not have a personal mobile, he/she may give a mobile number accessible by him/her to get the information passed by the Department.

(1)  The applicants are advised to use latest web browser for better compatibility, better user experience and improved security.  The applicants are advised to change the default Password received in their mobile after first login. It is the  applicant’s responsibility to take ownership  of  the  password  and  it  should  not  be  disclosed  to  anyone and  the  liabilities  arising  upon  disclosing  of  the  same  will  be  at  the risk of the applicant. The applicants shall duly log off from the recruitment portal after submission of application.

(2)  The name of the applicant should be spelt correctly in the application as it available in the birth certificate/mark sheets.  Any change / alteration found may disqualify their candidature.

(3)  The  applicants  will  be  required  to  upload  their  scanned  copy  of  their colour passport  size  photo,  specimen  signature  (in  jpg/jpeg  format & in 200 DPI resolutions, size not exceeding 150 KB) [as shown guidelines Video for uploading and cropping your photograph and signature  during  online application] and available  Nativity,  Residence  Certificate  (in  pdf  format & size not exceeding 100 KB)

(4)  Online registration and submission of application will be opened at 10:00 A.M on 04.12.2020 and will be closed at 5:00 P.M on 04.01.2021.

(5)   The  applicants  will  be  allowed  to  view,  print  &  check  the  status  of their  application  and  download  the  Hall  Ticket  by  logging  in  into  the online portal using the username and password  they received in their mobile  number.  Hence,  they  are  advised  to  keep  the  username  and password  safe  for  future  reference  until  the  recruitment  process  is over.

(6)   After  applying,  the  applicant  can  make  corrections  in  their  online application,  if  any  error  had  occurred  while  entering  the  data.  This facility  is  allowed  till  the  closing  date  for  the  receipt  of  online application, i.e., till 04.01.2021 (05:00 p.m.).

(7)  The  information / data  furnished  by  the  applicants  in  the  online application are final and cannot be altered later after the last date for applying, i.e. 04.01.2021 (05:00 p.m.).

(8)   Candidates must  avoid  registering  multiple  applications  online  and register only a single application, which may lead to cancellation of candidature.

(9)   The  applicants  are  advised  to  have  a  copy  of  the  online  generated application for their reference.

(10)  Candidates are advised to submit online applications much before the closing date and not to wait till the last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection/ inability or failure to login to this website on account of heavy network traffic during the closing days.

(11)  The Government does not accept any responsibility for the candidates not being able to submit their applications within the last date on account of the aforesaid reasons or for any other reason beyond the control of the Government.

(12)  Applicants need not send the printed copy of online application or any other supporting documents to this Department in application stage.

(13)  The candidates shall produce all the relevant certificates  pertaining to the application in original when called for certificate verification.

(14)  All the communications with regard to this Engagement  will  be published in the website “https://recruitment.py.gov.in”. Applicants are  advised  to  access  the  above  website  and  watch  news  and  dailies regularly for information. They are advised to keep the Mobile number given in the online application active for receiving SMS connected with this Engagement.

(15)  After scrutiny, the status of the online application will be indicated in the  website  “https://recruitment.py.gov.in”.  The  applicants  are advised to check this official website to know their application status.

(16)   Application with incomplete data / information and improper photograph and signature is liable for rejection.

(17)   A  separate  press  note  will  be  issued  in  leading  regional  news  dailies regarding  the  issue  of  hall  tickets  through  online  mode.  The  eligible applicants  can  download  the  same  from  the  website “https://recruitment.py.gov.in”  by  logging  in  using  their  “User Name” & “Password” received through SMS while registration.

(18)  Change  of  Address  &  Mobile  Number,  if  any,  after  submission  of application  should  invariably  be  intimated  to  this  Department. Otherwise the Department will not be responsible for any delay/ non-delivery of letters / SMS messages.

(19)   No TA/DA will be paid for attending this Competitive Examination.

(20)  The decision of the Government as to the eligibility or otherwise of the applicant  for  any  stage  of  the  engagement  process  shall  be  final.  The admission to written examination is only provisional.  Success in the examination confers no right  to  engagement.  The  engagement  is subject  to  verification  of  educational  qualification,  experience, Nativity,  Community,  Residence  and  any  other  special  category claimed  by  the  applicant  and  also  verification  of  character  and antecedents and medical fitness.

(21)  No correspondences will be entertained with regard to the Engagement process.  Candidates  are  advised  to  verify  the  status  of  their application/Admit card, etc. online only.

(22)  Applicant’s details as furnished  in the online application are final and cannot  be  altered.  Furnishing of  false  information  or fake certificates, if found at later stage, the candidate will not only be rejected but also be liable for criminal action.

(23)  Helpline:  For  any  queries  regarding  the  application  process,  the following  phone  numbers  may  be  contacted:  0413  -  2334277 on all working days between 10.00 A.M to 01.00 P.M. Alternatively, queries  can  be  mailed  to  the  helpline  id.: osd-ped.py@gov.in.



Physical Requirement for the post of Junior Engineer:


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Physical Requirement










Manipulation by Finger


Pulling & Pushing




Kneeling & Crouching




Reading & Writing



Categories of Disabled, suitable for the post of Junior Engineer

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Category of Disability


One Leg (OL)


Hearing Impaired/ Hard of Hearing (HH)