OPTCL Recruitment 2023 for Junior Management Trainee/Office Assistant | 333 Posts | Last Date : 18 March 2023

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OPTCL Recruitment 2023 notification announced for the posts of Junior Management Trainee/Office Assistant/Stenographer in various disciplines. There are totally about 333 vacancies available for above mentioned posts. Candidates with the qualification of Any degree/Diploma/12th pass are eligible to apply for the job. The interested and eligible candidates can apply online. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below.

OPTCL Recruitment

About OPTCL: ODISHA POWER TRANSMISSION CORPORATION LIMITED (OPTCL), one of the largest Transmission Utility in the country was incorporated in March 2004 under the Companies Act, 1956 as a company wholly owned by the Government of Odisha to undertake the business of transmission and wheeling of electricity in the State. OPTCL became fully operational with effect from 9th June 2005 consequent upon issue of Odisha Electricity Reform (Transfer of Transmission and Related Activities).



OPTCL Recruitment 2023 for Junior Management Trainee/Office Assistant:

Job Role Junior Management Trainee/Office Assistant
Qualification Any degree/Diploma/12th pass
Total vacancies 333 Posts
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs 10,000 – 18,000/-
Job location Bhubaneswar
Last date 18 March 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Junior Management Trainee ( Electrical ) :

  • Diploma in Electrical / Electrical & Electronics Engineering with at least 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized University/Institution.
  • For SC, ST and PwBD candidates, the minimum percentage of marks required is 50%.

Junior Maintenance & Operation Trainee : HSC pass from recognized Board or equivalent and ITI Certificate in Electrician Trade from NCVT with minimum 60% marks for General & SEBC candidates and 50% for SC/ST/PwBD candidates.

Office Assistant Grade – III Trainee :

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Examination from a Recognized University / Institute with minimum 60% Marks.
  • In case of SC / ST / PwBD 50%.
  • Must be able to read/write Odia.
  • Must have working knowledge in Computer (MS Word, Excel & Power Point) and be able to type a document, edit, print, store etc.

Stenographer Grade – III Trainee :

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Examination of a recognized University / Institute.
  • She / He must have stenography certificate from a recognised Institute / Diploma in secretarial practice or Office Management.
  • Must be able to read/write Odia.
  • Must have working knowledge in Computer (MS Word, Excel & Power Point) and be able to type a document, edit, print, store etc.
  • She / He must be able to take down dictation from a printed matter lasting for three minutes at the rate of 80 words a minute and to transcribe the detected passage within 15 minutes with mistake up to a maximum of 10%.

Age Limit ( As on 01 January 2023 ) :

  • Junior Management Trainee ( Electrical ) :  21 – 32 years
  • Junior Maintenance & Operation Trainee : 18 – 32 years
  • Office Assistant Grade – III Trainee : 21 – 32 years
  • Stenographer Grade – III Trainee : 21 – 32 years

Age Relaxation :

  • The upper age limit is relaxable by 5(five) years in case of SC, ST and SEBC candidates.
  • The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 (five) years in case of Woman candidates.
  • The date of birth entered in High School Certificate/Birth Certificate issued by the concerned authority will only be accepted.

Salary :

  • Junior Management Trainee ( Electrical ) : Rs. 18,000/-
  • Junior Maintenance & Operation Trainee : Rs. 10,000/-
  • Office Assistant Grade – III Trainee : Rs. 12,000/-
  • Stenographer Grade – III Trainee : Rs. 12,000/-

No.of.Vacancies : 333 Posts

  • Junior Management Trainee ( Electrical ) : 70 Posts 
  • Junior Maintenance & Operation Trainee : 200 Posts
  • Office Assistant Grade – III Trainee : 53 Posts
  • Stenographer Grade – III Trainee : 10 Posts

Selection Process of OPTCL Recruitment 2023 :

  • The selection process includes Computer Based Test / Interview.
  • Eligible candidates will be called for Computer Based Test, comprising 200 number of Multiple Choice Question (MCQs), out of which Subject knowledge (80%), Numerical / GK & Reasoning (10%) & English Knowledge (10%).
  • The CBT will be of Three (3) hours duration.
  • The candidate shall secure 01(One) mark for each correct answer & there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates who qualify in CBT and be shortlisted will be called for Personal Interview in 1:3 ratio in each category.
  • The merit list will be drawn purely on the basis of Performance in the CBT and Personal Interview.
  • The weightage for CBT & Personal interview is 80% & 20% respectively.

Application Fees :



Junior Management Trainee ( Electrical ) :

  • Unreserved / SEBC Category : Rs. 1180/- (Rs. 1000/- plus applicable GST of Rs. 180/-)
  • SC/ST/PwBD  : Rs. 590/- (Rs 500/- plus applicable GST of Rs 90/-).

Junior Maintenance & Operation Trainee / Office Assistant Grade – III Trainee / Stenographer Grade – III Trainee :

  • Unreserved / SEBC Category : Rs. 1062/- (Rs 900/- plus applicable GST of Rs 162/-)
  • SC/ST/PwBD : Rs. 590/- (Rs 500/- plus applicable GST of Rs 90/-)

How to apply for OPTCL Recruitment 2023 ?

The interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job through online mode in their official website latest by 18 March 2023.

For more details & Apply : Click here

Note :

  • Candidates are required to take a printout of the finally submitted Online Application form for future use.
  • The training period will be for 1(one) year, unless and otherwise extended further.