Gazette Date: 11/11/2016

Last Date: 14/12/2016

Category No: 351/2016

Applications are invited online only by `One Time Registration’ system exclusively from qualified candidates for selection to the under mentioned post. Applications must be submitted online through the official website of the Kerala Public Service Commission after One Time Registration. Candidates who have already registered shall apply through their profile.

1. Department : Health Services
2. Name of post : Electrician
3. Scale of pay : `. 18,000-41,500/-
4. Number of Vacancies : District wise
: Kollam – 01 (One)

Notes : (i) Conventional type applications for the post will be summarily rejected. Candidates shall apply only through the online facility available at the Kerala Public Service Commission website viz www.keralapsc.gov.in.

(ii) A Ranked List will be prepared for Kollam District in pursuance of this notification. The Ranked list thus prepared and published by the Commission, shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year, subject to the condition that the said list will continue to be in force till the publication of a new list after the expiry of the minimum period of one year or till the expiry of three years

whichever is earlier. Candidates will be advised for appointment against the aforesaid vacancy and also against the vacancies, if any, reported during the currency of the list. In case no candidate is advised from the ranked list till the expiry of the period of three years, the duration of the ranked list shall be extended for a further period of one year or till at least one candidate is advised from the list whichever is earlier.

(iii) Candidates shall submit application for this post to the Kollam District and shall note the name of that district against the relevant column in the online application.

(iv) The selection in pursuance of the notification will be made on a revenue district basis, subject to the special conditions laid down in G.O. (Ms)No.154/71/PD dated, 27.05.1971. A candidate advised for appointment in one revenue district from the Ranked List prepared is not eligible for transfer to another district unless he/she completes five years continuous service from the date of commencement of service in the former district. Even if transfer is allowed after five years, it will be subject to the rules in G.O(MS)No.4/61/PD, dated 02.1.1961. Candidates already in Government service holding this post in this


Department in any one district are prohibited from applying again for this post, but they can apply to higher posts when notified.

5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6. Age : 18-36. Only Candidates born between 2.1.1980 and
1.1.1998 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for this
post. Other backward Communities and SC/ST candidates
are eligible for usual age relaxation.

Note :- For concessions allowed in upper age limit, subject to the condition that the maximum age limit shall in no case exceed 50 years, please see para (2) of the General Conditions under Part II of this Notification.

7. Qualifications :-

1) Pass in SSLC or its equivalent
2) I.T.I Certificate in Electrician Trade or its equivalent.
3) Possession of Wireman’s Competancy Certificate/Permit issued by Kerala State Electricity Licencing Board.

Note:- 1. 3 % vacancies of the above post are reserved for the differently abled candidates belonging to Locomotor Disability/Cerebral Palsy, Hearing impairment, Low vision categories vide G O (P) No. 1/13/SJD dtd. 03.01.2013.

2. KS & SSR part II Rule 10 a (ii) is applicable for selection to this post.

8. Last date of receipt of applications :14.12.2016, Wednesday upto 12 midnight.

9. Mode of submitting applications:-


Candidates must register as per “ ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the Official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ‘www.keralapsc.gov.in’ before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging in to their profile using their User-ID and password. Candidates must click on the `Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to apply for a post. The photograph uploaded should be one taken after 31/12/2010. Name of the candidate and the date of taking photograph should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall be valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required. Candidates shall take a printout of the application by clicking the link Registration Card in their profile. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final submission of the application on the profile, candidates must ensure the correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote their User-ID for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The Application will be summarily rejected if noncompliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to prove Qualification, experience, Community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.

10. If a Written Test/OMR/Online Test is conducted as part of this selection, Admission

Ticket for eligible candidates will be made available in their Profile for One Time Registration and the date of downloading will be included in the Examination Calendar. Candidates can download Admission Tickets for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination.

11. Address to which applications are to be sent : www.keralapsc. gov.in.

(For details please see the General Conditions given below as Part II of this Notification).