Foreman – State Water Transport


Gazette Date: 30/12/2016

Last Date: 01/02/2017

Category No: 437/2016
Applications are invited from qualified candidates for appointment in the undermentioned post in Kerala Government Service. Before applying for the post candidates should register as per One Time Registration through the official website of Kerala Public Service Commission. Candidates who have already

registered can apply through their Profile.
1 Department : State Water Transport
2 Name of Post Foreman
3 Scale of pay : ` 27800-59400
4 Number of vacancy : 2 (Two)

The above vacancies are now in existence. The Ranked list of selected candidates published by the Commission in response to this notification shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year provided 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 from the said list against the vacancy noted above and that may be reported to the Commission in writing during the period of the currency of the list.

5 Method of : Direct Recruitment
6 Age limit : 18-41
Only candidates born between 02.01.1975 and
01.01.1998 (both dates included) are eligible to
apply for this post with usual relaxation to
Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other

Backward Communities (For other conditions regarding the age relaxation please see part 2 of the General Conditions)

7Qualifications :

1 Pass in SSLC or equivalent qualification

2 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering/ Automobile Engineering. Preference will be given to candidates having 5 years experience in a supervisory capacity in an automobile workshop especially in
Marine Diesel Engine.

Note: Proficiency of the candidate shall be assessed by the Public Service commission in a practical test to be conducted at the time of

Probation : Every person appointed to the post shall from the date on which he joins duty be on probation for a total period of two years on duty within a continuous period of three years.

Note :-1) Rule 10 a (ii) of part II of KS&SSR is applicable

8. Method of submitting applications :-

Candidates must register as per “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the Official website of Kerala Public Service Commission before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging on 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 the 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 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 correctness of the information on their

profile. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The applications will be summarily rejected if non compliance 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. Candidates must quote User-Id for further communication with the Commission. Candidates who have AADHAAR card should add AADHAAR as I.D. Proof in their profile.

9. If a written/OMR 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 Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination

10. Last date for receipt of applications :- 01.02.2017 Wednesday up to


11. Address to which applications are to be

(For details including Photo ,ID Card , etc. please also see the General Conditions given in part II )