POWERGRID, the Central Transmission Utility (CTU) of India, one of the largest Transmission Utilities in the
World and a “Maharatna” Enterprise of Govt. of India is engaged in power transmission business with the
mandate for planning, co-ordination, supervision and control over complete inter-state transmission system.
POWERGRID operates around 171,950 circuit kms of transmission lines along with 266 Substations (as on
30.04.2021) and wheels about 50% of total power generated in the country through its transmission network.
POWERGRID also owns and operates approximately 66,922 kms of Telecom Network, with points of presence in
approx. 714 locations and intra-city network in 206 cities across India. POWERGRID, with its strong in-house
expertise in various facets of Transmission, Sub-Transmission, Distribution and Telecom sectors also offers
consultancy services at National and International level.
- Selection procedure: Only Computer Based Test (CBT) / Written Test shall be conducted.
- Type of Written Test: The Computer Based Test / Written Test t shall be of Objective type (each question
shall have four options) of two hours duration consisting of two parts –
(a) Part-I consists of Technical Knowledge Test/Professional Knowledge Test (TKT/PKT) with 120
questions having specific questions from respective discipline.
(b) Part-II consists of Aptitude Test (AT) with 50 questions on vocabulary, verbal comprehension,
quantitative aptitude, reasoning ability, data sufficiency & interpretation, numerical ability etc.
All questions would be MCQ type with 4 options and carry equal weightage (1 mark each). Wrong &
multiple answers would result in negative marks of ¼. Candidates shall have the option for appearing in
the Written Test in Hindi or English.
HOW TO APPLY
- Interested eligible candidates should apply only through On-line Registration System of POWERGRID. To
apply logon to http://www.powergrid.in Careers section Job Opportunities Openings Regional
Openings Northern Region-III, Lucknow Recruitment and then “Recruitment for the post of Diploma
Trainee (Electrical/Civil) in NR-III-2021”. No other means/ mode of application shall be accepted.
POWERGRID will not be responsible for bouncing back of any email sent to the candidate.
- Before registering and submitting their applications on the website, the candidate should possess a Valid Self
E-mail ID, Alternate E-mail ID and Mobile number.
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