Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited had published an official advertisement for the post of Junior Engineer Class-III post in the pay band of NE-9 i.e. 13600- 25420. As a Diploma Engineers, the BSNL Telecom Technical Assistant Job is really a great choice because a candidate can select the working state & even district and many times after the selection they can be posted in the hometown after completion of 5 years of regular service.
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The interested candidates who want to work in the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited as a Junior Engineer may be eager to know the career graph & growth opportunity in the government telecom company.
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is the largest Telecom sector PSU of Government of India. It has the presence everywhere in our Country. So there is a high probability that you may get posted in your hometown. This is the biggest advantage Junior Engineer (Erstwhile TTA) Job.
TTA career in BSNL
After passing the BSNL Telecom Technical Assistant Examination, the selected candidates get call letter for document verification and medical examination. The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited competent authority will issue the name of hospital & place for the medical test. A valid certificate needs to submit in the company for the fitness.
The Telecom Technical Assistant training period is of 10 weeks and he/she get paid stipend during the classroom training. After the completion of the training, he/she get provisionally appointed as Junior Engineer in BSNL.
The different job profiles for Junior Engineer are described as below. Junior Engineer (Telecom) has a wide scope of working, the various sections where they may be posted are as follows.
The transmission section Junior Engineer maintains the Optical Fiber cable faults, various sophisticated transmission equipment, makes the chart for the schedule & preventive maintenance of the machinery installed in the section. S/he will get guidance from the superiors whenever necessary.
Here a Junior Engineer has scope to learn about different transmission architectures, technologies and commissioning various systems.
The Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited outdoor Junior Engineer is responsible for provisioning and installation of new telephone & broadband connection. They also attend the fault in case of any service break breakdown reported by the customer. S/he gets a line staff for this above-mentioned task which will directly report to Junior Engineer.
BSNL uses the best software for product & service, material & manpower management. This profile is similar to a software job engineer. It is a right place for Electronics, Computer & IT diploma holders to work.
Mobile communication is the best field to work for fresh graduates or diploma holders. Mobile communication technologies are changing very fast and hence telecom service providers have to upgrade their network according to demand & competition in the market. So candidates posted here to get the knowledge & work exposure of newest mobile technology in minimum time.
This is an indoor job and here a Junior Engineer is required to maintain the Switching and operation under his exchange. Generally, there can be more than one exchange connected to the switch, JE is responsible for taking the exchange backup and troubleshooting and daily routine jobs which include monitoring the status of all the exchanges connected to it, creating and deleting Landline telephone numbers etc.
Broadband or the Internet
This is a core area where a Junior Engineer works with routers and complex databases which provide data services for BSNL. The job profile includes programming complex routers DSLAMs, configuring VPN (Virtual private network) monitoring the connectivity with next level switches.
Apart from above-mentioned areas or sections, newly recruited TTAs can be posted in Computer, Network maintenance, Marketing, Customer service centers etc.
Hence the Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited has the variety of jobs to grow as a bright professional in the telecom sector.
BSNL JE Career Growth
Here is the post hierarchy from JE onwards in BSNL.
JE or TTA ->JTO -> SDE -> DE -> DGM
After 5 years of regular service as a Junior Engineer in BSNL, the Telecom Technical Assistant get the opportunity to appear in the Limited Internal Competitive Examination for the post of Junior Telecom Officer. The cadre hierarchy from Junior Engineer onward is represented here.
A Junior Telecom officer may appear in the limited departmental competitive examination for the post of Sub-Divisional Engineer.