A Govt. of Karnataka undertaking companies, namely — Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation Limited (CESCOM), Hubli Electricity Supply Company Ltd (HESCOM), Mangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (MESCOM) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (BESCOM), is recruiting 1680 candidates for the post of “Assistant Lineman”. Interested and eligible candidates may apply online through the official website of respective companies (See below). Qualification norms and brief details are given below —
Name of the Post: ASSISTANT LINEMAN
Number of Vacancies: 1680 Nos. Distribution of vacancies as per company wise is given below
1). Class 10 pass boys and girls (Male/Female) who have done 03 years pass certificate of “Lineman/Electrician trade” (ITC) imparted from the Industrial Training Institute of KEB/KPTCL, are eligible to apply.
2). Matriculation or equivalent pass girls (Female only) who have done 18 months or 24 months course as on 11.01.2012 in “Electrician/Electronics/Electronic Mechanic” trade from Industrial Training Institutes (ITI) recognized by the Government of Karnataka, are eligible to apply.
Requirement: Candidates who have obtained minimum percentage of marks as given below in the respective qualifying examination only are eligible to apply for the posts —
— For applicants belonging to General Merit category: Minimum 60% marks
— For applicants belonging to category IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB: Minimum 55% marks
— For applicants belonging to SC/ST and Category I: Pass marks.
Note: Male candidates who had applied earlier against the recruitment notification issued on dated – 09/12/2011, need not to apply again and their application submitted earlier will be considered.
Maximum 35 years for General candidates and 38 yrs for category IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB candidates and 40yrs in case of SC/ST & Category I candidates.
Age will be counted as on last date of receipt of application.
Distribution of vacancies as per company wise —
1. Hubli Electricity Supply Company Limited (HESCOM): 567 Nos. (354 posts for ITI candidates and 213 posts for ITC candidates)
2. Mangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (MESCOM): 346 Nos. (216 posts for ITI candidates and 130 posts for ITC candidates)
3. Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited (BESCOM): 580 Nos. (363 posts for ITI candidates and 217 posts for ITC candidates)
4. Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation Limited (CESCOM): 187 Nos. (117 posts for ITI candidates and 70 posts for ITC candidates)
Selection of the candidates will be on merit wise, based on the marks secured in the Qualifying Examination only. Eligible candidates will be called for Endurance Test which will be as follows —
a) 100 meters Running : within 14 seconds
b) Skipping : 50 times in one minute
c) Shot put 12 pounds : minimum 8 meters throw (3 chances)
d) Climbing of Electric Pole : 8 meters height (compulsory)
e) 800 meters running : within 3 minutes.
Candidates qualifying the Endurance Test will go for Medical Examination.
Date and location of endurance test will be notified to the shortlisted candidates through website/newspapers. For details, see the below given URL.
HOW TO APPLY: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of the respective company (See live URL given below)
APPLICATION FEE: General and all candidates except SC/ST, shall pay Application Fee of Rs.400/-. SC/ST candidates shall pay Rs.200/- only.
Fee is to be deposited in any branches of State Bank of Mysore by means of Bank Challan which will be generated during submission of online Application form. Application Fee can be paid between 15/3/2014 to 15/04/2014.
After submitting the application ON-LINE the candidates should obtain the print outs of acknowledgement and challan. The Acknowledgement slip shall be retain by the candidates for future correspondence.
Starting date of Online Application form: 15/03/2014
Closing/ Last Date of Online Application form: 15/04/2014
Application Fee can be paid between 15/3/2014 to 15/04/2014.
For complete details and online Application form, see the following URLs —
For HESCOM, visit — http://www.hescom.co.in/Default.aspx?tabid=299&language=en-US
For MESCOM, visit — http://www.mesco.in/alm/index.asp
For BESCOM, visit — http://bescom.org/notifications/alm-recruitment/
For CESCOM, visit — http://cescmysore.org/about/Employment_Notification