PGCIL Recruitment 2019: 42 Vacancies

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited has issued notifications for recruiting eligible candidates for Electrical/Electronics/Civil disciplines to join as Assistant Engineer Trainee. After the candidates complete the training, they will be absorbed as Engineers at E2 level. Please find the detailed information regarding the vacancies below.

Important Dates

Date of Advertisement: 30.01.2019

Last Date to Apply Online: 28.02.2019 till 23.59 hrs

About Vacancies






How to Apply

Interested candidates need to apply online by visiting the Official Website. No other mode of application submission would be accepted. Candidates should have a valid personal E-mail ID. It should be kept active till the recruitment process is fully complete.

Essential Qualification

The candidates should have appeared in the corresponding paper of GATE 2018.

PostCorresponding GATE 2018 Paper
AET (Electrical)EE
AET (Electronics)EC
AET (Civil)CE

AET (Electrical)

B.E./B.Tech/ B.Sc in Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical) .

AET (Electronics)

B.E./B.Tech/ B.Sc in Electronics/ Electronics & Communication/Electronics & Telecommunication/ Electronics & Electrical Communication /Telecommunication Engg.

AET (Civil)

B.E./B.Tech/ B.Sc in Civil Engineering.


Maximum: 28 years

Cut Off Date: 31.12.2019

Upper Age limit is relaxable by:

3 years for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer).

5 years for SC/ST candidates.

Persons with Disabilities Candidates:

  • By 10 years for General

Selection Process

GATE 2018 Marks (out of 100)85%
Group Discussion3%
Personal Interview12%


General/OBC: Rs 500

SC/ST/PwD/ Ex-

SM/ Departmental candidates: Nil

Other Information

Pay Scale

  • Pay scale of Rs.40,000-3%-140000(IDA) during the one-year training period.
  • Basic Pay of Rs. 40,000 along with IDA, HRA and Perks @12% of basic pay during the training period.
  • Engineers in E2 scale – Rs. 50,000- 3%- 1, 60,000 (IDA).

Official Link

Official Website

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