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Sharmili Mallick

The last date to apply for the one-year Apprenticeship training under the Apprentices Act 1961 in the Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited (OPTCL) ends today.

The candidates, who want to apply for the post, must register for the same by 5.30 PM on Saturday through the prescribed application format.

The OPTCL had earlier invited applications from eligible ITI pass candidates for one-year Apprenticeship training. Indian nationals belonging to the state of Odisha are only eligible to apply, read the official notification of OPTCL.

OPTCL Apprentice Recruitment 2021 Vacancy Details

Name of the Trade/ Discipline & Vacancies

Electrician -- 240 Posts
Electronics Mechanic-- 40 Posts

Total-- 280 Posts

Educational Qualification

The applicant must have a certificate in the vocational course in Electrician trade/Electronics Mechanic trade involving two years of study after the completion of the secondary stage of school education recognized by the All India Council for Technical education.

Age Limit

As per Sec 3 (a) of the Apprentices Act, 1961, a person shall not be qualified for being engaged as an apprentice to undergo apprenticeship training in any designated trade, unless he is not less than fourteen years of age.

Salary Details

During the period of apprenticeship training, candidates will be paid a monthly stipend amount Rs 7,000.

Duration & Place Of Training

The duration of Apprenticeship training will be for period of one year. Selected apprenticeship trainees shall be engaged at different field units of OPTCL. Candidates shall apply for one Trade and may be offered apprenticeship in any of the locations, subject to the availability of choice(s).

OPTCL Apprentice Recruitment 2021 Selection Process:

The candidates will be selected on the basis of marks secured in the ITI in the order of merit subject to satisfactory verification of the documents. The final selection list would be prepared according to categories i.e. General/ SEBC/ SC / ST after conducting documents verification by OPTCL.

If the mark sheet provides CGPA, it will be incumbent on the applicant to provide the marks, based on the conversion criteria mentioned in the guidelines issued by the University/ Board/ AICTE as appropriate.

If required, the final selection list would be prepared accordingly the categories i.e. General/SEBC/SC/ST after conducting interview and/ or documents verification by OPTCL.

How To Apply For OPTCL Apprentice Recruitment 2021 ?

Step 1: Eligible and interested candidates have to register in the online web portal of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) i.e www.apprenticeshipindia.org and get the Registration number.
Step 2: They have to update their profile by uploading SSC, D, Qualification, Category, PWD documents and Aadhar Number etc.
Step 3: In the same portal they have to apply for apprenticeship opportunity in ODISHA POWER TRANSMISSION CORPORATION LIMITED - ODISHA.

Important Dates To Remember

Notification release date: February 11, 2021
Starting date of submission of online application: February 13, 2021
Closing date of submission of online application: February 27, 2021 (upto 5:30 pm)
Declaration of shortlisted candidates for Interview: March 8, 2021
Verification of certificates & Interview of Shortlisted candidates: March 15-17, 2021
Date of publication of Final List: March 23, 2021

About OPTCL: OPTCL is one of the largest Transmission Utility in the country was incorporated in March 2004 under the Companies Act, 1956 as a company wholly owned by the Government of Odisha to undertake the business of transmission and wheeling of electricity in the State. The registered office of the Company is situated at Bhubaneswar, the capital of the State of Odisha. Its projects and field units are spread all over the State.

Candidates are advised to go through the OFFICIAL NOTIFICATION carefully before applying for the vacancies.

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