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Advertisement No.IPRC/RMT/2017/01 dated 07.10.2017


ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC) located at Mahendragiri, Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu is a lead Unit of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) in the area of Liquid and Cryogenic Propulsion for ISRO’s Launch Vehicle and Spacecraft Programmes. IPRC is responsible for Research & Development of Propulsion Systems; Assembly, Integration and Testing of Engines, Stages for ISRO Launch Vehicles, Associated Control Systems, Sub-systems and Components of Launch Vehicles; High Altitude Testing of Upper Stage Engines and Space Craft Thrusters; Production and Supply of Propellants for ISRO’s Launch Vehicles and Satellite Programmes. IPRC also carries out Research & Development (R&D) and Technology Development Programmes (TDP) towards continual improvement of its contribution to the ISRO Space Programme.

ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC) is inviting applications for the following posts:


The responsibility to ensure the fulfillment of eligibility criteria and requirements detailed in this Advertisement and Application Form rests with the candidate. Candidates are therefore advised to carefully read the advertisement before proceeding for online application.

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION :

CODE NO. DISCIPLINE NO. OF POSTS ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATION***
Technical Assistant (Level 7 in the Pay Matrix)
013 Mechanical 08
(UR - 05, OBC - 02, SC - 01)
First Class Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
018 Electronics 03
(UR-01, OBC - 01, SC - 01)
First Class Diploma in Electronics Engineering
026 Civil 01
(UR - 01)
First Class Diploma in Civil Engineering
Scientific Assistant (Level 7 in the Pay Matrix)
002 Chemistry 01
(OBC-01)
First Class Graduation in Chemistry
Technician ‘B’ (Level 3 in the Pay Matrix)
003 Fitter 07
(UR - 04, OBC - 02, SC - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Fitter Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
004 Turner 01
(UR - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Turner Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
007 Electrician 01
(SC - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Electrician Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
014 Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning 02
(UR-01, OBC-01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
015 Electronics 03
(UR - 02, OBC - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Electronic Mechanic Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
020 Welder 03
(UR - 01, OBC - 01, SC - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Welder Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
023 Photography 01
(UR - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Photographer Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
Draughtsman ‘B’ (Level 3 in the Pay Matrix)
027 Civil 01
(UR - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
ITI in Draughtsman (Civil) Trade NCVT with NTC/NAC
Fireman ‘A’ (Level 2 in the Pay Matrix)
008 Fireman ‘A’ 01
(UR - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass
Should satisfy the prescribed Physical Fitness/Endurance Standards
Driver-cum-Operator ‘A’ (Level 3 in the Pay Matrix)
016 Driver-cum-Operator ‘A’ 02
(UR-01, SC-01)
Reserved for Ex-serviceman
SSLC/SSC pass with valid HVD license
3 years experience as HVD (should be acquired after obtaining license)
Should satisfy the prescribed Physical Fitness/Endurance Standards
Catering Attendant ‘A’ (Level 1 in the Pay Matrix)
024 Catering Attendant ‘A’ 02
(UR - 01, OBC - 01)
SSLC/SSC pass

[UR - Un-reserved, OBC - Other Backward Class, SC - Scheduled Caste ]

*** Please note that the qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for Written Test. However, based on the On-line applications received, initial screening will be conducted for shortlisting the candidates for further processing. The Centre may adopt the method of conducting initial screening by fixing a higher cut-off percentage of marks scored in the essential qualification. It may also be noted that the above mode of selection may change as per Govt. of India/DOS orders from time to time.




If already applied,
AGE LIMIT (as on 25.10.2017):
The minimum age for applying the above posts is 18 years. The maximum age limit is prescribed below:

Post CodeAge Limit
(As on 25.10.2017)
Age Relaxation
002, 013, 018, 003, 004, 007, 014, 015, 020, 023, 026, 02735 Years
Age relaxation is applicable for SC/ST candidates (5 years) and OBC candidates (3 years) for posts reserved for them. Ex-Servicemen and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) are eligible for upper age relaxation as per Government of India Rules.
008,016,02425 Years


MODE OF SELECTION:

Post CodeMode of Selection
002, 013, 018, 003, 004, 007, 014,015, 020, 023, 024, 026, 027Written Test + Skill Test (Curriculum based)
008, 016Written Test + Physical Fitness/Endurance Test

The final selection will be done amongst qualified candidates, purely based on the scores obtained by them in the Written Test. From amongst candidates who qualify in the Skill test, with minimum 60% marks, empanelment shall be done in the order of marks obtained in the Written Test. Skill Test, wherever prescribed will be purely on ‘go-no-go’ basis and marks obtained in the Skill Test shall not be considered for final selection. In case of a tie in Written Test scores, the academic scores of the prescribed qualification shall be the tie breaker.

Note:The Written Test/Skill Test will be conducted in Nagercoil/Mahendragiri only.

SYLLABUS:

The Syllabus for Written Test and Skill Test for the posts excluding post codes 008 & 016 is purely based on the academic syllabus of the prescribed educational qualification.


SYLLABUS FOR WRITTEN TEST FOR THE POST OF FIREMAN ‘A’ [POST CODE: 008]

  • Basic chemistry with reference to flammable liquids and gases
  • LPG properties
  • Relation between
    • Pressure, volume and temperature
    • Areas of triangle, rectangle and parallelogram
    • Volumes of cylinders, cones, sphere and cuboid
  • Properties of Water, CO2, O2, H2, Inert gases
  • Basic concept in the use of electricity and its hazards
  • Simple Arithmetic (of Class X standard), Basic English, General Knowledge and Current Affairs

SYLLABUS FOR WRITTEN TEST FOR THE POST OF DRIVER-CUM-OPERATOR ‘A’ [POST CODE: 016]

  • Basic chemistry with reference to flammable liquids and gases
  • LPG properties
  • Relation between
    • Pressure, volume and temperature
    • Areas of triangle, rectangle and parallelogram
    • Volumes of cylinders, cones, sphere and cuboid
  • Properties of Water, CO2, O2, H2, Inert gases
  • Basic concept in the use of electricity and its hazards
  • Traffic regulations
  • Trouble shooting and maintenance of vehicles
  • Battery maintenance and charging
  • Upkeep of log books
  • Simple Arithmetic (of Class X standard), Basic English, General Knowledge and Current Affairs

PHYSICAL FITNESS STANDARDS FOR POST CODES 008 & 016

01. No deformity (inter-alia, bow legs, knock knees or flat foot shall be a disqualification)
02. Height
-
165 cm (minimum)
03. Weight
-
50 kg (minimum)
04. Chest
-
81 cm (minimum)
Chest on expansion
-
86 cm (minimum)
05. Distant Vision
-
6/6 without glasses or any other aid
06. Near Vision
-
Normal, but presbyopic correction for persons above 40 years
07. Night blindness is a disqualification
08. Colour blindness is a disqualification
09. Each eye must have full field of vision
10. Squint or any other morbid condition of the eyes, or of the eyelids of either eye liable to the risk of aggravation or recurrence, shall be deemed to be a disqualification.


PHYSICAL ENDURANCE STANDARDS FOR POST CODES 008 & 016

Sl NoEventsQualification Criteria
01.100 metres run13 sec
02.High Jump 5 ft (152.40 cm)
03.Long Jump 17 ft (5.19 m)
04.Putting the shot of 7.27 kg (16 lbds)24 ft (7.32 m)
05.Throwing the Cricket ball 225 ft (68.58 m)
06.Rope climbing (only hands)14 ft (4.27 m)
07.Pull-ups10 Nos.
08.1500 metres run 5 min 15 sec

Out of the above 8 events, candidates should select and qualify in atleast five. For qualifying in each event, minimum Two Star rating is essential.

HOW TO APPLY

  1. Applications will be received ONLINE ONLY. Physical applications will not be entertained.

  2. The candidates registered under National Career Services (NCS) portal and fulfilling the eligibility conditions may visit ISRO website and follow the application procedure as stated.

  3. The applicants should furnish their e-Mail ID CORRECTLY and COMPULSORILY upon ON-LINE registration. All further intimations to eligible candidates will be sent through e-Mail only.

  4. After confirmation, your ONLINE REGISTRATION NUMBER will be displayed on the screen. Carefully note down and preserve this ONLINE REGISTRATION NUMBER for future references.

  5. The candidates need not send any print-outs or certificate copies to this Office. However, the candidates shall be liable to produce the originals of all documentary evidences during Skill Test.

  6. Applicants who are currently employed under Central/State Govt./Public Sector Undertaking/Autonomous Organisation should submit No Objection Certificate from their employer while attending the Skill Test.

  7. On-line application will be accepted from 09.10.2017, 10:00 Hrs until 31.10.2017, 16:00 Hrs .

  8. It may be clearly noted that Online application once submitted cannot be edited later. Hence if any changes are to be made, the Applicant may apply once again. In case of multiple applications, the latest application will be considered.

  9. SMS may be delayed due to heavy traffic in the network.Check the mail before making any complaints.

GENERAL CONDITIONS

  1. Only Indian Nationals are eligible to apply.

  2. The posts are temporary, but likely to continue indefinitely.

  3. Rounding off of marks not permitted.

  4. Those who possess the required qualification as on the last date of application only need to apply. Further selection process will be carried out on the basis of the information entered by the candidates in the On-line Application. Hence, any mismatch found in future at any stage of the recruitment process will summarily reject the candidature of the candidate.

  5. The essential qualifications for the above posts should have been acquired from a recognized State Board/University.

  6. Candidates will have to produce original documents in proof of the details such as qualifications, work experience, age, caste etc. furnished in their application including No-Objection certificate from current employer, in case candidate is employed, at the time of Skill Test for verification. Those who fail to produce the said documents will not be allowed to attend the Skill Test.

  7. Initially the place of posting will be in IPRC, but the candidates are liable to be posted in any of the Centres or Units of ISRO or Department of Space situated anywhere in India as and when required.

  8. For the above posts, the Organization has a progressive HRD policy and provides an excellent growth potential through its Merit Promotion Scheme where the employees are reviewed and promoted to next grade on merit after a prescribed residency period without reference to vacancies.

  9. Attractive benefits such as Medical (CHSS - Contributory Health Service Scheme) for self and dependents, Subsidized Canteen, Transport in lieu of Transport Allowance, Quarters in lieu of House Rent Allowance and other social security measures are provided to ISRO employees in addition to the facilities available to other Central Government employees such as House Building Advance, Leave Travel Concession, National Pension Scheme etc. The Unit also has a well-stocked Library that provides an excellent opportunity for professional development.

  10. The Unit reserves the right not to fill-up any of the posts, if it so decides.

  11. Those intending to apply for more than one post should submit separate applications for each post.

  12. GOVERNMENT STRIVES TO HAVE A WORKFORCE WHICH REFLECTS GENDER BALANCE AND WOMEN CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.

  13. CANVASSING in ANY FORM will be a DISQUALIFICATION.

  14. No interim correspondence will be entertained. Any urgent queries or grievances shall be addressed to career@iprc.gov.in.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Opening Date of ON-LINE Registration :
October 09, 2017 10.00 Hrs
Closing Date of ON-LINE Registration :
October 31, 2017 16.00 Hrs

Join IPRC/ISRO and excel in your career.
Together we can endeavor in heightening the Indian Space Programme
and towards National Development.

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