Assam Irrigation Department Recruitment 2020 | 643 Posts | Last Date: 08 January 2020

Assam Irrigation Department Recruitment 2020 has released the job notification for the post of Subordinate Engineer, Junior Assistant, Section Assistant, Power Pump Operator, Primary Investigator with 643 vacancies. Candidates with the qualification of 12th/ Degree/ Diploma/ ITI within the age limit of 18 to 38 years are eligible to apply for this job. The selection process is based on the written exam and computer proficiency test/skill test. Eligible candidates can apply online on or before 08 January 2020. The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.

Assam Irrigation Department Recruitment

Assam Irrigation Department Recruitment 2020:

Job Role Subordinate Engineer, Junior Assistant, Section Assistant, Power Pump Operator, Primary Investigator
Qualification 12th/Degree/Diploma/ITI
Total Vacancies 643
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs.14,000-60,500 Grade Pay Rs.6200
Job Location Assam
Last Date 08 January 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

For Subordinate Engineer (Civil/ Mechanical):



  • Certificate of Draughtsmanship in Civil/ Mechanical or passed the two years course of 3 years Diploma Course in Civil/ Mechanical from a recognized Polytechnic/ Engineering institution

For Junior Assistant:

  • Candidate must have passed Degree Examination in any discipline from a recognized university or any examination declared equivalent thereto having Computer knowledge (MS office compulsory)

For Section Assistant:

  • H.S.S.L.C or equivalent (10+2 Examination) passed from any recognized Board/Council.

For Power Pump Operator:

  • H.S.L.C or equivalent Examination from any recognized Board/Council with ITI Certificate in Mechanical or Electrical or passed H.S.L.C or equivalent examination with minimum 8 years experience as Helper.

For Primary Investigator:

  • H.S.S.L.C or equivalent (10+2 Examination) passed from any recognized Board/Council in any stream with Mathematics as one of the subjects.

Note: Candidate must be Permanent resident of Assam.

Age Limit (as on 01.01.2020): 18 to 38 years

Age Relaxation:

  • SC/ST: 5 Years
  • OBC: 3 Years

Post Wise Vacancies: Total – 643 Posts

  • For Subordinate Engineer (Civil): 21 Posts
  • For Subordinate Engineer (Mechanical): 1 Post
  • For Junior Assistant (HOD Level): 23 Posts
  • For Junior Assistant (District Level): 159 Posts
  • For Section Assistant: 397 Posts
  • For Power Pump Operator: 41 Posts
  • For Primary Investigator: 1 Post
Assam Irrigation Department Selection Process:

Selection will be based on the basis of OMR based written test and Computer proficiency test (as applicable).



Written Examination Pattern:

For Junior Assistant (HoD Level and District Level):

  • The written examination will be for 100 objective type multiple choice questions
  • For every correct answer, the candidate will be awarded 1 mark.
  • The questions not attempted will receive no credit or discredit.
  • On the basis of marks obtained in Written Test and on Verification of original documents, the final panel will be prepared for appointment in order of merit.
Topics Ques/Marks Duration
General English 40 2 Hrs
General Knowledge & Intelligence with Special emphasis on Assam 20
Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude 40
Total  100
Computer Test 25

For Section Assistant:

Topics Ques/Marks Duration
General English 30 2 Hrs
General Knowledge & Intelligence with Special emphasis on Assam 20
Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude 50
Total  100

For Subordinate Engineer-I (Civil/Mechanical):

Topics Ques/Marks Duration
General English 30 2 Hrs
General Knowledge & Intelligence with Special emphasis on Assam 20
Engineering Aptitude 50
Total  100

For Power Pump Operator:

Topics Ques/Marks Duration
General English 10 2 Hrs
General Knowledge & Intelligence with Special emphasis on Assam 20
Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude 20
Technical Matter 25
Total 75

For Primary Investigator:

Topics Ques/Marks Duration
General English 40 2 Hrs
General Knowledge & Intelligence with Special emphasis on Assam 20
Logical Reasoning & Quantitative Aptitude 40
Total 100

How to Apply for Assam Irrigation Department Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online on or before 08 January 2020.

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