Govt Jobs for Mechanical Engineers: PSUs, Railways, Engineering Services, Army etc

Mechanical Engineering is the study of Machines. It is habitually called as core branch of Engineering. It involves the study of core subjects such as mechanics, thermodynamics, kinematics, and electricity. Capabilities of Mechanical Engineers are utilized in almost every core industries.
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In India, there is a vast scope for Mechanical Engineers. There are numerous companies together with government organizations, which engenders thousands of vacancies every year. This article is to fling light on government jobs that a Mechanical Engineer can grab.
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Public Sector Undertaking Jobs list for Mechanical Engineers

Name of the PSUSelection ProcessPay Scale
National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)GATE, Online Aptitude Test, GD, PI24,900 - 50,500
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)GATE, PI24,900 - 50,500
Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)Examination test / Skill test, Trade test20,600 - 46,500
Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)GATE, PI20,600 - 46,500 (DT) & 24,900 - 50,500 (AT)
Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)GATE, GD & GT, PI24,900 - 50,500
Coal India Limited (CIL)All India Selection Test, PI20,600 - 46,500 (DT) & 24,900 - 50,500 (AT)
Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL)GD, PI24,900 - 50,500/-
Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL)GATE, Written Test, Personal Interview, HR Interview16400-40500
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)GATE, GD, PI, Medical Fitness24,900 - 50,500
Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)GATE, PI24,900 - 50,500
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)GATE, PI16400-40500
National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO)GATE, PI16400-40500 (DT) & 24,900 - 50,500 (AT)
Oil India Limited (OIL)GATE, PI24,900 - 50,500
Shipping Corporation of India Limited (SCI)All India Online Test, PI20,600 - 46,500
Engineers India Limited (EIL)Open Competition, PI20,600 - 46,500
National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC)Written Exam, GD, PI20,600 - 46,500
Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC)GATE, PI20,600 - 46,500





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Apart from basic pay, these companies also provide Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Cafeteria Approach, Performance Related Pay, medical benefits, Provident fund, Leave Encashment and other benefits as well.

INDIAN RAILWAYS

There are many jobs in Indian Railways for Mechanical Engineers the recruitment for which is conducted by Railway Recruitment Board. The list of some important position for Mechanical Engineers are:
Indian Railway Services for Mechanical Engineers like:

  • Junior Engineer
  • Junior Engineer
  • Site Engineer
  • Quality Engineer
  • Signal Processing Engineer
  • Indian Railway Store Service
  • Central Power Engineering Service

BANKING

Mechanical Engineers can Join Banking sector for various posts such as junior engineer, Bank PO through exams like IBPS PO exam. Probationary Officer is like a Class-I officer & holds the post of lower level management in Public sector banks. Bank PO Salary, perks and allowances are equal or higher than some of CPSEs. So Probationary Officer is a good choice for engineers who don’t want to work in technical line.

INDIAN ARMY, INDIAN NAVY & INDIAN  AIR FORCE

Mechanical Engineers can also serve their by getting into Indian Navy, Indian Air force and Indian Army. For this, the Government of India conducts various exams such as:

UES: This is a University Entry Scheme exam and only final year students are eligible to apply.CDS: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts Combined Defense Services (CDS) examination twice a year for the recruitment of officers into Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy.

CDS: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts Combined Defense Services (CDS) examination twice a year for the recruitment of officers into Indian Military Academy, Officers Training Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy.TES: This is Technical Entry Scheme (TES) and only B.Tech applicants can apply.

TES: This is Technical Entry Scheme (TES) and only B.Tech applicants can apply.GDOC: B.Tech students can apply for this exam, which is Ground Duty Officers Course exam.

GDOC: B.Tech students can apply for this exam, which is Ground Duty Officers Course exam.

ENGINEERING SERVICES EXAMINATION

Every Single Year Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts Engineering Services Examination, which is the most prestigious examination, held in India. This is also considered as one of the toughest examination in India and in the world as well.
The details of this examination are:

Eligibility: The candidate should be the citizen of India, Nepal or Bhutan. Applicants from other countries such as Pakistan, Myanmar, Kenya, Zaire, Ethiopia, Uganda, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia or Vietnam are also eligible to apply but they should have Indian Citizenship.

Qualification Required: Full-Time Engineering Bachelor’s Degree




Mechanical Engineers are shortlisted through this exam for various services listed below:

  • Border Roads Engineering Service (Border Roads Organisation)
  • Border Roads Engineering Service (Border Roads Organisation)
  • Indian Supply Service (Directorate General of Supply and Disposals)
  • Central Engineering Service (Ministry of Road Transport & Highways)
  • Indian Railway Stores Service
  • Central Electrical & Mechanical Engineering Service (Central Public Works Department)
  • Central Power Engineering Service (Central Electricity Authority)
  • Indian Ordinance Factories Service (IOFS)
  • Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers
  • Central Water Engineering Service (Central Water Commission)
  • Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (Indian Army)
  • Indian Railway Stores Service
  • Indian Naval Stores Service (Indian Navy)
  • Indian Naval Armament Service (Directorate of Naval Armament)
  • Indian Inspection Service (Directorate General of Supply and Disposals)

Staff Selection Commision

This is one of the high paying job in government sector. As SSC recruits graduates for the Class-II, III & IV posts Officer/Official in various ministries & dpartments. The SSC CGL Salary in hand of Class-II post is around 40k to 50k depending on the group level. Which is a good pay for any fresher. Other thing is that you need not to face any personal interview for this job. So it would be very easier to get the safe, secure and high paying job in little efforts.

Read also: How to prepare for SSC CGL

 

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