PSTCL Assistant Engineer Recruitment through GATE 2019

The Govt of Punjab divided the Punjab State Electricity board into two entities one is PSPCL which is responsible for power generation and electric supply distribution to the industry, farmers, and households. The 2nd entity was named as Punjab State Transmission corporation limited which is responsible for maintaining the long-distance transmission line in the state.

PSTCL management has decided to recruit fresh, young and dynamic engineers through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering marks basis. This year the company has advertised the vacancy in the electrical engineering cadre. I am going to discuss here the online application schedule, age limit, eligible & equivalent engineering streams, selection procedure, training & probation and salary of Assistant engineer after 7th CPC.



Apply Online Dates

The Chief Engineer Human Resource Department issued the indicative Notification on the 27 August 2018 for the vacancy of Assistant Engineers post. The online application schedule will be made live after the availability of GATE 2019 admit card which may get downloaded from 4th January 2019.

Start Date of Online ApplicationsPublished Soon
Last DatePublished Soon
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Age Limit

Minimum Age to Apply for the post20 Years (As on 01 January 2019)
Maximum Age Limit37 Years (As on 01 January 2019)

Note: Relaxation in the Age limit will as per Govt of Punjab Rules.



Eligible Engineering Streams

The Punjab State Transmission Corporation Limited has the vacant positions for the Electrical Engineering Graduates only, the list of eligible streams are listed here.

  • Electrical Engg, and
  • Electrical & Electronics Engg.

The applicants must have at least 60% marks in the above mentioned discipline from the College or Institute government recognized by the AICTE or AMIE.

Selection Procedure

The Punjab State Transmission Corporation Limited use the GATE 2019 scorecard to shortlist the candidates as per the category for the next stage of the recruitment process. Candidates need to wait for the detailed notification to know more about the recruitment process.

Training & Probation

On successful selection in the PSTCL, applicants have to remain on the training cum probation for the period of three years. The company will pay the stipend equal the initial basic pay during the probation.

Pay Scale

After the satisfactory performance in the probation, graduate engineers will get confirmation in the cadre of Assistant Engineer post in the PSTCL. The pay scale of AE post is 16,650 – 39,100 with Grade Pay 5,800. If you want to know more about the package, I would request to follow the article on PSTCL Assistant Engineer Salary for detailed information.

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