BSPHCL Recruitment


Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited is looking for eligible candidates to fill the vacancy in various posts. According to the official BSPHCL Recruitment notification, the vacancy is quite large on this occasion. If you are looking for opportunities since long then, this is high time you apply for one of the following posts,

  • Assistant Operator
  • Switch Board Operator- II
  • Junior Line Man
  • Technician Gr- IV

BSPHCL Recruitment 2018-2019: Important Dates

Serial No.ActivityDates
01.Online Registration Starting Date18-09-2018(from 11:00 am)
02.Closing Date of Online Application Submission08-10-2018(till 06:00 pm)
03.Last Date for Application Fee Payment08-10-2018(till 06:00 pm)
04.Period for Modification of Application Form09-10-2018 to 10-10-2018
Date of ExaminationLast Week of October 2018

BSPHCL Recruitment 2018-2019: Vacancy Details

As per the BSPHCL Recruitment Notification, there are 2050 vacancies as a whole in the following posts.

  • Assistant Operator- 300
  • Switch Board Operator – II – 1000
  • Junior Line Man- 500
  • Technician Gr- IV- 250

The Prelims are going to be 29th-31st January 2019. Also, If you want to the category wise vacancies then, you must have to go through the table below, 

PostTotal No Of PostsUnreservedSCSTExtremely Backward CastsBackward CastsFemale(BC)
General | WomenGeneral | WomenGeneral | WomenGeneral | WomenGeneral | Women
Assistant Operator30099 | 5130 | 182 | 134 | 2024 | 129
Switch Board Operator1000330 | 170100 | 607 | 3113 | 6780 | 4030
Junior Line Man500165 | 8550 | 304 | 156 | 3440 | 2015
Technician Grade IV25082 | 4325 | 153 | 028 | 1720 | 107

Along with the above, there are certain posts reserved for the Physically Challenged category and candidates under freedom fighter quota will also get reservations. However, all the reservation is for the candidates permanently domiciled in Bihar. Aspirants from other states of India will not be considered for the reservation.

BSPHCL Recruitment: Pay Scale

All the selected candidates will be paid Rs. 9,200 to Rs. 15,000 during the probation period of 1 year. After successful completion of the probation period, the Regular Pay Scale will be like the following-

  • Assistant Operator- Level 4
  • Switch Board Operator- II – Level 3
  • Junior Line Man – Level 3
  • Technician Grade-IV – Level 3

BSPHCL Recruitment: Eligibility Criteria

There are certain eligibility criteria you need to fulfill to apply any of the posts mentioned.

Age Limit

The minimum age to apply for any of the above-mentioned posts are 18 years. The maximum age limit for the general category candidates is 37 years. Whereas the reserved category candidates will get age relaxation. The upper age limit for the SC and ST Category candidates is 42 Years. The candidates belonging form Backward Class or from female category will get age relaxation up to 3 years. It means the upper age limit is 40 years for them.

The Physically challenged candidates will get an additional 10 years age relaxation. Hence the maximum age limit for a physically challenged person is 47 years. 

Educational Qualification

To apply for any of the vacant posts the candidates need to pass at least the matriculation examination from a recognized board or institution.

Along with that an ITI certificate in Electrician trade from any Institution Recognized by National Council for Vocational Training, New Delhi(NCVT) or by State Council For Vocational Training(SCVT).

BSPHCL Recruitment: Selection Process

Candidates need to go through a Computer Based Test(CBT), which can be conducted in more than one batches depending on the number of applications. You can also know all the required details about Jharkhand High Court Recruitment.

The minimum Qualifying Marks in the CBT will be 40% for the unreserved category candidates. However, the Qualifying Marks for the reserved category candidates is different.

The minimum qualifying marks for the,

  • Backward Class- 36.5%
  • Extremely Backward Class- 34%
  • For SC/ST & Female Candidates- 32%

There will be two paper in the CBT. In the first paper will have the following subjects,

  • General Knowledge
  • Logical Reasoning
  • General Hindi
  • General English
  • Basic Computer Knowledge Test

The second paper will be the technical paper. It will have questions as per the final year syllabus of ITI in Electrical Trade.

BSPHCL Recruitment: Syllabus

You need to study the following topics from each subject,

Paper I

General Knowledge (Xth Level):

  • Current Affairs- National & International
  • Indian History
  • Indian Geography
  • Science & Technology
  • Indian Polity

Logical Reasoning (Xth Level):

  • Analogies
  • Similarities
  • Problem – Solving
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Space Visualization
  • Arithmetical Number Series
  • Arithmetical Reasoning

General Hindi (Xth Level):

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Error Detection
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Phrases/Muhavare

General English & Comprehension (Xth Level):-

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • One word substitution
  • Error detection
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Passage Comprehension

Basic Knowledge Of Computer

  • Fundamental of computers
    • CPU
    • Memory
    • Hard Disk
    • Input/ Output Devices
    • Knowledge of Number System
  • The basic concept of Computer (Hardware & Software)
    • Computer Software
    • Operating System
    • Computer language
  • Basic Knowledge of MS Office
    • Microsoft Word
    • MS Excel
    • MS Powerpoint
  • Basic Knowledge of Internet
    • Web browser
    • E-mail
    • Search Engines
    • Web servers
  • Basic Knowledge of Computer Network
    • LAN
    • WAN
    • MODEM
  • Basic Knowledge of Cybersecurity
    • Virus, Malware etc.
    • Warm
    • Internet security
    • Network security
    • Firewall

Paper II

As mentioned earlier the paper II syllabus contains the topics from the final year ITI syllabus of Electrician Trade. Here are the topics you need to go through,

  1. AC machine Winding
  2. Alternator
  3. Circuit breakers
  4. DC Drive
  5. DC machine winding
  6. Domestic Appliances
  7. Illumination
  8. Industrial wiring
  9. Machine control cabinet/control panel layout, Assembly & wiring
  10. Power Generation
  11. Single phase induction motor
  12. Synchronous Motor
  13. Thermal, Hydroelectric, Nuclear, Nonconventional
  14. Three phase induction motor
  15. Transformer Winding
  16. Transmission of Electrical Power
  17. VWF/ AC Drive
  18. Underground Cabling

BSPHCL Recruitment: Application Fees

Candidates need to pay certain application fees through online mode only to apply for their desired post.

The application fee is Rs. 1,000/- for the Unreserved, Backward Class, & Extremely Backward Class Candidates. The SC/ST candidates domiciled in Bihar will get exemption in the application fees. The SC/ST category candidates need to pay Rs. 250/- as the application fees.

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