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Department of Space

VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE

Thiruvananthapuram - 695 022

 

 




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Corrigendum to Advertisement No.292

Selection Results of Group C Posts REVISED (1291,1292,1293,1294,1295,1296,1297,1298,1299,1300,1301,1302,1303,1304,1305,1306,1307)

WRITTEN TEST MARKS
1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296
1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302
1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 -

Skill Test Schedule (Post No: 1306,1307)

Skill Test Schedule (Post No: 1293,1294 1295, 1296, 1300,1301,1302,1303,1305)

Candidates shortlisted for Skill Test(Post No: 1291,1292,1298,1304 )

ANSWER KEYS PUBLISHED(click to view )

The written examination for various posts under Advt.292 dated 21.03.2016 scheduled for 04.09.2016(Sunday) is postponed to 25.09.2016(Sunday). The call letters for the written test to be held on 25.09.2016 will be issued shortly.

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisement No. VSSC-292 dated 21.03.2016

Invites application for the FOLLOWING POSTs

 

NAME OF POST & GRADE : LAB TECHNICIAN-A (` 5,200-20,200/- + Grade Pay ` 2,400/- )

Post No

Post

No. of

posts

Reserved for

Physical Requirements

Essential qualification

for the post

Nature of job

Category

Ex-Sm

PWD

1291

Lab Technician-A

01

UR-01

-

-

S,  ST,  W,  BN,  MF,  RW,  SE,  H,  C

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. Diploma in Laboratory Technology.

Routine bio-chemistry/haemotology  investigations  and maintenance of laboratory equipment.

 

     NAME OF POST & GRADE : TECHNICIAN-B ( ` 5,200-20,200/- + Grade Pay ` 2,000/- )

Post No

Discipline

No. of

posts

Reserved for

Physical Requirements

Essential qualification

for the post

Nature of job

Category

Ex-Sm

PWD

1292

Electronic Mechanic

19

UR-09

OBC-07

SC-03

03

HH-01

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Electronic Mechanic Tade.

PCB wiring, value measurement, screening/ testing of electronic components/packages, integration & testing of launch vehicle elements, quality control  and inspection, co-ordination and production of various electronic sub-systems, electrical harnessing & testing, maintenance and calibration of electronic equipment etc.

 

1293

Fitter

21

UR-10

OBC-06

SC-05

02

HH-01

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Fitter Trade.

General fitting and fitting operations at shop floor, forging, rolling, sample preparation of alloys, mechanical integration & assembly, hardware inspection, maintenance, assembly and dismantling, flight assembly & testing of mechanisms, Non-destructive testing viz, radiographic inspection, ultrasonic testing, penetrant testing, conductivity and coating thickness measurements etc.

1294

Machinist

06

UR-04

OBC-02

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Machinist Trade.

Operation of various types of power driven machines, study drawings and identify sequence of operations, lathe operations and maintenance of CNC machines.

1295

Welder

02

UR-01

OBC-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Welder Trade

Various welding operations for ground/flight systems.

1296

Chemical Operator

(Laboratory Assistant)

03

UR-03

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L,   CL,MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Laboratory Assistant (Chemical Plant) Trade.

Chemical analysis, operation of chemical plants and  production of propellants, handling of hazardous chemicals and explosives.

1297

Chemical Operator (Maintenance Mechanic)

01

UR-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Maintenance Mechanic (Chemical Plant) Trade.

Assembly and dismantling of chemical reactors, setting and checking of equipment, valves, gauges and other instruments.  Monitoring process parameters and basic maintenance of equipment. Handling of hazardous chemicals and explosives.

1298

Electrician

01

UR-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Electrician Trade.

Installation / operation / maintenance of electrical installations, appliances and process equipment.

1299

Electroplater

01

UR-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Electroplater Trade.

Electro-chemical operations for  surface treatment activities on various  hardware.

1300

Tool & Die Maker

01

UR-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Tool & Die Maker Trade.

Making precision fixtures, tools, dies and patterns for the production and testing of inertial sensors, systems, actuators and mechanisms.

1301

Turner

01

UR-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1.    SSLC/SSC pass.

2.    ITI/NTC/NAC in Turner Trade.

CNC Programming, Turning operations on  various  hardware.

1302

MR&AC

01

UR-01

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Mechanic Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Trade.

Assembly, installation, operation, servicing and maintenance of Refrigerator and Air- Conditioning units and plants.

1303

Fibre Reinforced Plastics (FRP)

02

UR-02

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in any of the Trades viz, Fitter/Machinist/ Turner/Moulder etc.

3. Pass in Certificate Course in  FRP of one year duration.

Moulding, laminate making and curing of composites. General fitting and
fitting operations at shop floor, hardware inspection, maintenance, assembly
and dismantling, mechanical integration, Non-destructive testing viz, radiographic inspection, ultrasonic testing, penetrant testing, conductivity and coating thickness measurements etc.

1304

Instrument Mechanic

02

UR-02

-

-

S, ST, W, BN, L, CRL, KC, CL, MF, RW, SE, H, C, PP

1. SSLC/SSC pass.

2. ITI/NTC/NAC in Instrument Mechanic Trade.

 

Assembly of electro-mechanical parts, operation of precision instruments and electro-mechanical laboratory instruments and component wiring.

NAME OF POST & GRADE : DRAUGHTSMAN-B (` 5,200-20,200/- + Grade Pay ` 2,000/- )

Post No

Discipline

No. of

posts

Reserved for

Physical Requirements

Essential qualification for the post

Nature of job

Category

Ex-Sm

PWD

1305

Mechanical

07

UR-04

OBC-02

SC-01

-

HH-02

S, ST, W, BN,  MF, RW, SE, H, C,

1.     SSLC/SSC Pass.

2.     ITI/NTC/NAC in Draughtsman (Mechanical) Trade.

Generation of 2D & 3D models of mechanical elements with the help of Drafting and Modeling Software.

NAME OF POST & GRADE : COOK (` 5,200-20,200/- + Grade Pay ` 1,900/- )

Post No

Post

No. of

Posts

Reserved for

Physical Requirements

Essential qualification for the post

Nature of job

Category

Ex-Sm

PWD

1306

Cook

04

UR-02

OBC-01
SC-01

02

-

S, ST, W, BN, MF,SE, RW, H

1.     SSLC/SSC Pass.

2.     Five year experience in similar capacity (as Cook) in a well established Hotel/Canteen

Preparation of South Indian, North Indian and Continental food items using modern kitchen equipment and cooking in bulk like industrial canteens, banquets etc.

NAME OF POST & GRADE : CATERING ATTENDANT-A (`` 5,200-20,200/- + Grade Pay ` 1,800/- )

Post No

No. of posts

No. of

Posts

Reserved for

Physical Requirements

Essential qualification for the post

Nature of job

Category

Ex-Sm

PWD

1307

Catering Attendant-A

02

UR-02

-

VH - 02

S, ST, W, RW, SE, BN

SSLC/SSC Pass.

Serving of food, tea/coffee in canteen/guest house/conference halls, maintain neatness of tables, food serving plates and utensils and assist in cooking.

 

Abbreviations

UR=Un-reserved, OBC=Other Backward Class, SC=Scheduled Caste, Ex-Sm=Ex-servicemen, HH=Hearing Handicapped, VH-Visually Handicapped, S=Sitting, W=Walking, ST=Standing, BN=Bending, L=Lifting, RW=Reading & Writing, MF=Manipulation by Fingers, SE=Seeing, C=Communication, CRL=Crawling, CL=Climbing, PP=Pulling & Pushing, KC=Kneeling & Croutching, H=Hearing, LV=Low Vision

 

 

 

 

Note:

1. The candidates appointed under PWD and Ex-servicemen quota will be adjusted against the vacancy of respective categories of SC/OBC/Un-Reserved (UR). Persons suffering from not less than 40% of relevant disability shall alone be eligible for the benefit of reservation and other relaxation as permissible under rules.

2. Persons with Disability (PWD) can apply to the posts suitable to them even if the post is not reserved for them. However, such candidates will be considered for selection to such post by general standard of merit.

3. The above vacancies may vary depending upon the actual requirement.

 

Applications will be received on-line only and all further communications will be made to the applicants through e-mail/VSSC website only. Therefore, the applicants are advised to check their e-mail and visit the VSSC website from time to time  The application format for on-line registration is available in the website http://www.vssc.gov.in from ­­­­­­­­­­­1000 hours on 21.03.2016 to 1700 hours on 11.04.2016.

          Important Dates to Remember

          1. Opening Date for Online Registration: 21.03.2016, 10:00 Hrs

          2. Closing Date for Online Registration: 11.04.2016, 17:00 Hrs

"Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are encouraged to apply"

 

General conditions  /  Instructions

 

01.    The posts are temporary, but likely to continue.

02.    THOSE WHO POSSESS THE REQUIRED QUALIFICATION AS ON THE LAST DATE OF APPLICATION ONLY NEED TO APPLY.

03.    Age limit (as on 11.04.2016) :

For Post Nos.1292, 1293, 1305 & 1306 maximum age limit is 35 years for UR category, 38 years for OBC category & 40 years for SC category.

For Post Nos.1294 & 1295, maximum age limit is 35 years for UR category & 38 years for OBC category.

For Post Nos.1291, 1296 to 1304, maximum age limit is 35 years (for UR category only).

For Post No.1307, maximum age limit is 25 years (for UR category only).

Ex-Servicemen, Meritorious Sportsperson & Persons With Disability (PWD), Widowed/Divorced women, are eligible for age relaxation as per Government of India orders.

Minimum age is 18 years for all posts. as per Government of India orders. Minimum age is 18 years for all posts.

04.    Pay and Allowances : Approximate salary per month at the minimum of the Grade as on date is as follows:

 

Sl No.

Post

Approximate minimum salary

1

Lab Technician-A

` 24,200 /-

2

Technician-B

` 20,700 /-

3

Draughtsman-B

` 20,700 /-

4

Cook

` 18,900 /-

5

Catering Attendant-A

` 17,100 /-

 

 

05.    For the post of Technician-B, Draughtsman-B & Lab Technician A, the Organisation has a progressive HRD policy and provides an excellent growth potential for the right individual through its periodical merit based performance review system (called Merit Promotion Scheme) de-linked from availability of vacancies at higher post, by which the staff are being evaluated for the advancement of their career in the Organisation.

06.    The Organisation provides medical facilities (Contributory Health Service Scheme) for self and dependants, free transport facilities/transport allowance, subsidised canteen facilities, housing accommodation subject to availability, in addition to the facilities available to the other Central Government Staff.  The Centre has a well-maintained Central School and a well-stocked Library that provides an excellent opportunity for professional development.

07.    At present the place of posting is VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram, but the selected candidates are liable to be posted in any of the Units of the Indian Space Research Organisation/Department of Space situated anywhere in India as and when required.

08.    Candidates will have to produce proof of the details furnished in their applications submitted on-line as and when required.

09.    SC candidates will have to submit self attested copy of SC certificate issued by the Competent Authority in the prescribed format applicable for reservation in jobs under Government of India at the time of skill test.

10.   In respect of OBC candidates, reservation will be available only to candidates, who do not fall in the Creamy Layer and have to submit latest OBC (non-creamy layer) certificate issued by the Competent Authority in the prescribed format applicable for reservation in jobs under Government of India at the time of written test/skill test. OBC certificate must specifically include the clause regarding exclusion from Creamy Layer and should be updated/valid at the relevant point of time i.e. at the time of submission of application form for the above post.  OBC candidates, must therefore, furnish valid and updated OBC certificate which should specifically include the clause regarding “Exclusion from Creamy Layer” in order to be considered against the posts reserved for OBC at the time of skill test. 

11.  Selection Process : The selection process consists of (1) written test and (2) skill test. The written test will be conducted first and short-listing will be done based on the written test scores and required number of candidates (ratio between vacancy and number of candidates to be called for skill test) alone shall be called for skill test. Written test will be conducted in such a way that theoretical and practical knowledge of the candidate is tested covering both breadth and depth of the prescribed curriculum. The skill test will be purely on ‘go-no-go’ basis and marks obtained in the skill test will not be considered for selection. The skill test will be evaluated on a 100 point scale with minimum 60% for qualification. The final selection will be done amongst qualified candidates, purely based on the scores obtained in the written test. From amongst candidates who qualify in the skill test with 60% marks, empanelment will be done in the order of marks obtained in the written test. In case of a tie in the written scores, the academic scores of the notified qualification will be the tie-breaker.

          Please note that the qualification prescribed above for the posts advertised is the minimum requirement and the same does not automatically make the candidates eligible for selection.

12.    The Centre reserves the right not to fill up any of the posts, if it so decides.

13.    Only Indian Nationals need apply.

14.    No interim correspondence will be entertained.

15.    Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.

16.    Candidates working under Central/State/Government, Public Sector Undertakings, Autonomous bodies etc. should submit the application through proper channel or submit 'No objection certificate from the employer at the time of Written Test/Skill Test'.

 

HOW TO APPLY

 

Upon on-line registration, applicants will be provided with an on-line Registration Number, which should be carefully preserved for future reference. The candidates are also advised to take a print out of the online application for future reference.

 

The applicant need not send any documents such as print out of online applications, receipt of cash payment, copies of certificates/mark lists in proof of educational qualification, work experience, age etc.   

 

Payment of Application fee : There will be a non-refundable  application fee of Rs.100/- (Rupees One Hundred only) for each application. Fee is to be paid online through Credit Card / Debit Card / Internet Banking or can be deposited in any State Bank of India branch (through SBI Collect facility). No other mode of payment will be acceptable and the fee will not be refundable under any circumstances.

 

Female / Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST)/Ex-serviceman [EX] and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates are exempted from payment of Application Fee.

 

Please note that the applications without Application Fee for non exempted categories will not be considered under any circumstances.