NHPC Recruitment 2020 for Apprentices/ Trainee Engineer | 112 Posts | Last Date: 01 October 2020

NHPC Recruitment 2020 – National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC) invites online application for engagement of Trade Apprentices for 26 vacancies in various disciplines, candidates who pass their ITI in relevant field are eligible to apply for this apprenticeship job and NHPC invites online application for the post of Trainee Engineers / Trainee Officers for 86 vacancies through GATE – 2020, UGC NET–JUNE 2020, CLAT 2020 (for PG) & CA/CMA Score. Candidates with the qualification of B.E/ B.Tech/ B.Sc/ LLB/ CA/ MBA/ PG Degree/ PG Diploma within the age limit of 30 years are eligible to apply for this job. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online before the last date. The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.

NHPC Recruitment

National Hydroelectric Power Corporation: NHPC Limited is an Indian Hydropower generation company that was incorporated in the year of 1975. It has an objective to plan, promote and organise an integrated and efficient development of hydroelectric power in all aspects. Later on, it expanded its objects to include other sources of energy like Solar, Geothermal, Tidal, Wind etc. NHPC is a Mini Ratna Category-I Enterprise of the Government of India. It is among the top ten companies in the country in terms of investment.

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NHPC Recruitment 2020 Details:

List of current openings:

Job Role Posts Last Date
Trade Apprentices 26 01 October 2020
Trainee Engineer/ Trainee Officer 86 28 September 2020

NHPC Recruitment for Trade Apprentices: 

Job role Trade Apprentices
Qualification ITI
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 26
Stipend Rs.9,600/-
Job Location Teesta-V Power Station, Singtam, East Sikkim
Last Date 01 October 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

For Trade Apprentice:

  • Candidates should pass 10th class with full time regular 02 years ITI course in Electrician/ Fitter (Structural)/ Wiremen/ [Welder (Gas and Electric)/ Plumber/ Electrician] trade from a recognized university/ institute

Period of Apprenticeship: 12 Months

Age Limit (as on 31.08.2020): 18 to 25 years

Upper age limit is relaxable by:

  • For SC/ST – 5 years
  • For OBC – 3 years

Disciplines Wise Vacancies:

Trade Apprentice:

  • Electrician: 13 Posts
  • Fitter (Structural): 05 Posts
  • Wiremen: 03 Posts
  • Welder (Gas and Electric): 03 Posts
  • Plumber: 02 Posts
NHPC Recruitment Selection Process for Trade Apprentices:
  • Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of merit list to be prepared from the marks scored by the candidate in class 10th examination and ITI examination on equal weightage ratio
  • Preference shall be given to the candidates of Sikkim domicile

How to Apply NHPC Recruitment 2020 for Trade Apprentices?

Step – I:

All interested and eligible candidates first enroll themselves Apprenticeship portal at www.apprenticeshipindia.org

Step – II:

Candidates are advised to apply against the stipulated disciplines in  Teesta-V Power Station, Balutar, Singtam, East Sikkim, Sikkim (Establishment Code No. E04161100002, State -Sikkim) at (www.apprenticeshipindia.org) through the Apprenticeship Opportunities Tab from 14 September 2020 to 01 October 2020.

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NHPC Recruitment for Trainee Engineer/ Trainee Officer: 

Job Role Trainee Engineer/ Trainee Officer
Qualification B.E/ B.Tech/ B.Sc/ LLB/ CA/ MBA/ PG Degree/ PG Diploma
Total Vacancies 86
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs.50,000 – 1,60,000/-
Job Location Faridabad (Haryana)
Application Starting Date 29 August 2020
Last Date 28 September 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

For Trainee Engineer (Civil/Mechanical):

  • Candidates should complete Full-time regular Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering / Technology / B.Sc. (Engineering) Degree in Civil/ Mechanical discipline from recognized Indian University / Institute approved by AICTE with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade or AMIE (enrollment upto 31.05.2013) with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade.
  • Discipline: Civil/ Mechanical (Mechanical Discipline includes Mechanical / Production / Thermal / Mechanical & Automation Engineering)

For Trainee Officer (HR):



  • Candidates should complete Full time regular two years PG Degree / PG Diploma / PG Program in Management with specialization in HR/ HR Management/ HR Management & Labour Relations / Industrial Relations/ Personnel Management / Personnel Management & Industrial Relations / Industrial Relations & Personnel Management from recognized Indian University / Institute approved by AICTE.
  • Full time regular two years Masters in Social Work with specialization in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations from recognized Indian University / Institute approved by AICTE. or
  • Full time regular two years Masters of HR and Organisational Developments (MHROD) from recognized Indian University / Institute approved by AICTE.
  • Full time regular two years MBA with specialization in Human Resource as major subject from recognized Indian University / Institute

For Trainee Officer (Law):

  • Full time regular Graduate Degree in Law (Professional) (3 years LLB or 5 Years Integrated Course) with minimum 60% marks or equivalent grade from recognized Indian University / Institute recognized by Bar Council of India.

Trainee Officer (Finance):

  • Graduate with CA from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India / ICWA or CMA from Institute of Cost Accountants of India (formerly known as Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India).

Note: Candidates should appear for GATE-2020 for Trainee Engineer (Civil/Mechanical) posts, UGC National Eligibility Test (NET)-of June 2020 for Trainee Officer (HR) posts, CLAT 2020 exam for Trainee Officer (Law) posts

Maximum Age (as on 01.10.2020): 30 years

Upper age limit is relaxable by

  • 5 years for SC/ ST
  • 3 years for OBC (Non- creamy layer)
  • 10 years for PwBD – General, 13 years for PwBD – OBC and 15 years for PwBD – SC/ST candidates

Posts Wise Vacancies:

  • Trainee Engineer (Civil): 30 posts
  • Trainee Engineer (Mechanical): 21 posts
  • Trainee Officer (HR): 05 posts
  • Trainee Officer (Law): 08 posts
  • Trainee Officer (Finance): 22 posts
NHPC Recruitment Selection Process:
  • Shortlisted out of the candidates registered with NHPC as per merit based on the GATE – 2020/ UGC NET – June 2020/Common Law Admission Test – CLAT/ CA/CMA score marks and will be provisionally selected and extended “Offer of Appointment” on provisional basis.

For Trainee Engineer (Civil/Mechanical):

  • Candidates are required to appear for GATE-2020 paper as detailed below:
Engineering / PG Disciplines GATE-2020 Paper GATE-2020 Paper Code
Civil Engineering Civil Engineering CE
Mechanical Discipline includes Mechanical/ Production / Thermal / Mechanical & Automation Engineering Mechanical Engineering ME

For Trainee Officer (HR):

  • Candidates are required to appear in the below mentioned paper (Code 55) of UGC National Eligibility Test (NET)-of June 2020.
Post / Disciplines UGC NET-June 2020 Paper UGC NET-2020 Paper Code
Trainee Officer (HR) Labour Welfare/ Personnel Management/ Industrial Relations/ Labour & Social Welfare/ Human Resources Management 55

For Trainee Officer (Law):



  • Candidates who appear in the corresponding paper of CLAT 2020 exam can apply as detailed below:
Post / Disciplines CLAT – 2020 Paper
Trainee Officer (Law) CLAT 2020 examination (applicable for admission into LLM / PG courses)

How to Apply NHPC Recruitment 2020 for Trainee Engineer/ Trainee Officer?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for the above positions through online at (http://www.nhpcindia.com) careers page website from 29 August to 28 september 2020.

For More Details & Apply: Click here (Apply link will be activates on 29 August 2020)

Note: Application registered with invalid GATE-2020 Registration Number, UGC NET-June 2020 Application Number, CLAT 2020 Registration Number and CA/CMA Score/Certificate shall be summarily rejected.

Important Dates:

  • Commencement of Online Registration of application: 29.08.2020 (Saturday)
  • Last date for online registration of application: 28.09.2020 (Monday)