SAIL Bhilai Steel Plant ACT, OCT Recruitment 2015

Bhilai Steel Plant, SAIL invites online applications from young and energetic individuals for 192 posts of Attendant cum Technician (Trainee) with pay scale of Rs. 15830 -22150/- (S-1) and 290 posts of Operator cum Technician (Trainee/ Boiler Operation) with pay scale of Rs. 16800-3%-24110/- (S-3).

Age Limit:
*ACT (Trainee) & OCT (Trainee/ Boiler Operation):
-Minimum 18 yrs & Maximum 28 yrs as on 09.09.2015.
(For the post of ACT (Trainee), relaxation in age up to 40 years as on 09.09.2015 shall be admissible to ex-Trade Apprentices of Bhilai Steel Plant who have passed AITT (68 to 75 batch) up to the year 2001)
The upper age limit is relaxable by
-5 years for SC/ST and
-3 years for OBC
-10 years for PwD (Persons with Disabilities)
-Cumulative age relaxation is available for those PwD candidates who belong to SC/ST/OBC category
-Departmental candidates upper age limit shall be 45 years for the post of Operator cum Technician (Trainee/ Boiler Operation).

Educational Qualification:
*For the Post of ACT (Trainee):
ITI holders -Matriculation with ITI/ NCVT from Government recognized institute in the following trades:
-Fitter for ACT(T)-Fitter,
-Electrician for ACT(T)-Electrician,
-Welder for ACT(T)-Welder,
-Instrument Mechanic for ACT(T)-Instrument Mechanic,
-Diesel Mechanic for ACT(T)-Diesel Mechanic,
-Turner/Machinist for ACT(T)-Turner/Machinist,
-Mason for ACT(T)- Mason,
-Draftsman for ACT(T)-Draftsman.
-For HVD- Matriculation with Heavy Vehicle Driver (HVD) License having one year experience in operation of any Heavy Vehicle as on 09.09.2015.
*For the Post of OCT (Trainee)
-Diploma holders- Matriculation and three years full time Diploma in Engineering with minimum 50% marks from a Government recognized institute in any of the following disciplines:
-Metallurgy for OCT(T)- Metallurgy,
-Electrical for OCT(T)-Electrical,
-Mechanical for OCT(T)-Mechanical,
-Electronics & Instrumentation or Electronics & Communication or Electronics or Instrumentation for OCT(T)
-Electronics & Instrumentation/ Electronics & Communication/ Electronics/ Instrumentation and Civil for OCT(T) - Civil.
*For OCT - Boiler Operation
-Matriculation and three years full time Diploma in Engineering with minimum 50% marks from a Government recognized institute with either First class or Second class certificate of Boiler Attendant competency as on 09.09.2015.

Physical Parameters (Minimum):
Height: 155 cm, Weight: 45 kg, Chest measurement: 75 cm & 79 cm on expansion,
Height: 143 cm, Weight: 35 kg, Chest measurement: 70 cm & 73 cm on expansion
*Visual Parameters: Same for Male & Female
-Distant vision: 6/9 Both eyes with or without glasses. After the age of 35 years one step reduction (both eyes one step reduction (both eyes with or without glasses)
-Near vision: J1 or N6 both eyes. Power of glasses should not exceed ± 2.50
-Colour vision: Normal (in Ishihara or Lantern test)
-Binocular vision: Essential, surgically operated and corrected Squint will be acceptable
-Field of vision should be normal and night blindness should not be there.
-Hearing should be Normal (Relaxable up to 30 db in speech frequency).
-The height and weight chart based on the body mass index will be followed while considering the anthropometric measurements wherever necessary.

How to Apply:
Eligible and interested candidates must apply online through SAIL’s website: at ‘Careers’ link. No other means/ mode of application will be accepted.

Application Fee:
For General & OBC Candidates.
*Operator-cum-Technician (Trainee/ Boiler Operation): Rs.250/-
*Attendant-cum-Technician (Trainee): Rs.150/-
*No application fee will be charged from SC/ ST/ PWD/ ESM or Departmental candidates.

Selection Process:
Eligible candidates will be required to appear for a Written Test. Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the Written Test will be intimated to appear in Interview or practical/ driving test and interview. Weightage of marks for
written test and interview will be in the ratio of 80:20 respectively. However, in case of ACT- HVD, since driving test will also be conducted along with written test and interview, the weightage of marks will be in the ratio of 75:10:15 for written: practical/ driving test: interview.
*Written test:
Provisionally eligible candidates will be required to appear for objective type written test at any of the centres decided by the Management. The minimum qualifying marks in the written test for unreserved posts will be determined based on 50 percentile score. For SC/ST/OBC (Non creamy layer)/ PwD candidates the qualifying marks will be 40 percentile score. The qualifying marks will be calculated separately for each Trade/ Discipline.
*Interview/ Driving test:
From among those who qualify in the written test, candidates will be shortlisted for Interview (Interview and Driving test for ACT (T) – HVD) in the ratio of 1:3 for each trade/ discipline, category wise in order of merit. The qualifying marks for driving test will be 50% for unreserved posts and 40% for SC/ST/OBC candidates. However, there will be no qualifying marks for Interview. The Interview/ Driving Test may be held at short notice for which call letters will be uploaded on SAIL website and candidates will be intimated for the same through their email. No other communication will be sent to the candidates for this purpose.
Merit list will be drawn by combining the scores of Written test and Interview (Writen test, Driving test and Interview for ACT (T)- HVD).

Training & Probation:
Candidates selected as Attendant cum Technician (Trainee) and Operator-cum-Technician (Trainee) will be placed on training for a minimum period of 2 (two) years which can be extended by another two years as per requirement. On successful completion of training period, they shall be regularized in S-1 and S-3 grade respectively. After successful completion of training, candidates shall be placed under probation for 1 year.
The selected candidates will be paid consolidated pay during training period as per rates given below:
*Attendant cum Technician (Trainee):
1st year Rs. 8600/-, 2nd year 10000/-
*Operator-cum-Technician (Trainee):
1st year Rs. 10700/-, 2nd year 12200/-

Important Dates:
*Starting date of receipt of online application: 10/08/2015
*Closing date of receipt of online application: 09/09/2015
*Last date of feeding of payment details: 09/09/2015
*Tentative Date of Written Test: Will be confirmed in Admit Card