Surveyor Grade 2


Gazette Date: 30/12/2016

Last Date: 01/02/2017

Category No: 446/2016

Applications are invited online only from qualified candidates for appointment in the under mentioned post in Kerala Government Service. Before applying for the post candidates should register as per the One Time Registration through the official website of Kerala Public Service Commission. Candidates who have already registered can apply through their profile. The Photo uploaded through One Time Registration should be taken after 31.12.2010 and also bear the name of candidate and date of photo taken in the bottom of the photograph. The uploaded photo will

be having a validity of ten years from the date of photograph
taken.Candidates who have AADHAR CARD should add AADHAR
Card as I.D. Proof in their Profile.
1 Department : Kerala Water Authority
2 Name of Post : Surveyor Grade II
3 Scale of Pay : Rs.12210-28270/-
4 Number of : 3 (Three)
Note:- (I) As per G.O.(p)No.1/13/SWD dated 03.01.2013, 3% vacancies are reserved for eligible differently abled candidates with Locomotor disability/cerbralpalsy,hearing impairment.
(ii) The number of candidates to be included in the shortlist/ probability list of the above post will be decided as per the availability of admitted applications.

(iii) The above vacancies are now in existence. The 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 the vacancies that may be reported to the Commission in writing during the period of currency of the list.

(iv) The Kerala Public Service Commission shall have the power to cancel the advice for appointment of any candidates to the service of any of the

Company/Corporation /Board under its purview if it is subsequently found that such advise was made under some

mistake. On such cancellation the appointing authority shall -terminate the service of candidate, provided that, the cancellation of advice for appointment by the Commission and subsequent termination of service of the candidate by the appointing authority shall be made within the period of his/ her probation or 240 days from the date of his/her joining duty whichever is earlier.
5 Method of : Direct Recruitment
6 Age Limit : 19-36

19-36“Only candidates born between 02.01.1980 and 01.01.1997 (both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post”. Other Backward Communities and SC/ST candidates are eligible for usual age relaxation. In no case the maximum age limit shall exceed 50 years.


The Provisional hands working in the above concern will be given age relaxation to the extent of their provisional service put in subject to a maximum of Five years from the upper age limit provided they are within the prescribed age limit on the date of their first appontment in the above concern. But the regular employees of the concern are not eligible for the above concession for further appointment. The provisional hands should obtain a certificate showing the period of their provisional service in the concern and shall produce the same as and when required by the Commission. It would also be clearly specified in the certificate that they were not working in the regular service of the concern.

( for other conditions regarding the age relaxation please see Para 2(i),(ii),(iii),(iv),(vi),(vii) and (xii) of the General Conditions)


1.Pass in SSLC or its equivalent qualification.

2.Must possess the qualifications given under any of the following categories (ie, I or II or III or IV)

I (1) Surveying and levelling (Higher) KGTE or MGTE


(2) Any two of the following

(a) Building, Drawing, estimating (Lower)

(b) Building Materials and Construction (Lower)

(c)Earthwork & Roadmaking (Lower) (d)Hydraulics & Irrigation (Lower) (e)Mensuration (Lower)

II (1) Surveying & Levelling (Higher)

(2) Pass in the Plumber Trade under the craftsman Training Scheme.


III Trade Certificate awarded by the Director General of Resettlement & Employment in the surveyor Trade

IV. National Trade Certificate in Surveyor Trade

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

8. Mode of submitting applications:

Candidates shall register as per ‘ONE TIME REGISTRATION ‘ on the Official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ‘’ for applying for the post. Candidates who have already registered shall apply by logging in to their profile using their User- ID and password. Candidates shall click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification link for a post. The photograph uploaded should be one taken on or after 31.12.2010.Name of the candidate & 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 photograph. No application fee is required. Candidates can view and have a print-out of the details in the profile by clicking the link Registration Card, if required. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before applying for a post, Candidates must ensure correctness of the information in their profile. They must quote the User-ID for further communication with the commission. Applications once submitted will be received as provisional and particulars shall not be deleted or altered

after submission. Applications submitted not in accordance with the conditions of the notification will be summarily rejected. Documents to prove Qualification, community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.

9. Last date of receipt of applications:01.02.2017 Wednesday up to

12.0 Midnight.

Address to which applications are to be sent:

(11) (a)Sub para VIII ,IX,X,XI & XIII in para 2 and para 6 and 7 of the General Conditions are not applicable to this post.

(b) The selection to the above concern will be subject to the rules and regulations made by them from time to time.

12.“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 Callendar. Candidates can download Admission Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candiates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the Examination.

(for details on photo, ID card etcplease see the general conditions given in part II of the Gazette Notification)