Somatirtha Purohit

Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) has issued an invitation for online applications from eligible Indian citizens to fill various Workmen posts on a contract basis.

The application process is currently underway, and the deadline for submitting application forms is set for October 21. 

Aspiring candidates are encouraged to apply via the official website at

CSL Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 95 posts

  • Semi Skilled Rigger: 56 posts

  • Safety Assistant: 39 posts

Age Limit

The maximum age limit for these positions should not surpass 30 years as of October 21, 2023, which means that applicants must have been born on or after October 22, 1993.

The upper age limit for candidates is subject to certain relaxations based on their category. OBC (Non Creamy Layer) candidates are eligible for a 3-year age relaxation, while SC/ST candidates can enjoy a 5-year age relaxation for positions reserved specifically for them. Additionally, Ex-servicemen can also avail age relaxation in accordance with Government of India guidelines, with their maximum age capped at 45 years.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must have passed Class 4th/SSLC/Diploma from recognised University/Institute.

Application Fee

The application fee is Rs 200 (Non-refundable, plus additional bank charges). No other payment methods are accepted. SC/ST applicants are exempt from the application fee.

Selection Process

  • Written Test

  • Practical Test


  • 1st year: Rs 22,100 per month with a Rs 4,600 monthly compensation for extra hours of work

  • 2nd year: Rs 22,800 per month with a Rs 4,700 monthly compensation for extra hours of work

  • 3rd year: Rs 23,400 per month with a Rs 4,900 monthly compensation for extra hours of work

For more details, check the official notification.