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SSC JE Recruitment 2024: Staff Selection Commission Junior Engineer 2024 Exam is scheduled for Engineering, Diploma candidates Junior Engineers (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical) for various Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India. There are 968 vacancies available for the posts. Candidates with the qualification of B.E/B.Tech/Diploma are eligible to apply. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on or before 18 April 2024. The various detailed eligibility and application processes for the SSC JE 2024 vacancy are below.

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SSC JE 2024 Notification:

Staff Selection Commission will hold an open competitive examination for recruitment to the posts of Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical & Electrical) for Organizations/ Offices of the Government of India. The age limit of the candidates will be 30 – 32 Years. The selected candidates will be paid Level-6 (Rs 35400-112400/-) of the pay matrix of the 7th Central Pay Commission. The selection process is based on the computer-based examination and document verification. The online application starts from 28 March 2024 to 18 April 2024. Before applying for the post, candidates carefully read the job details below. The Education Qualification, Age limit, Age relaxation, Application Fee, Selection process, and Application process are all details mentioned below for clear understanding. For more details about SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2024, can visit the official website, www.ssc.gov.in.

Staff Selection Commission: Staff Selection Commission is the administrative structure for conducting the recruitment for the selection of candidates for various sectors in the Government of India. The headquarters is located in New Delhi and sub-offices and sub-regions will be located across India. The commission functions with the head of the chairman and Secretary cum Controller of Examinations.

SSC Junior Engineer Recruitment 2024 Details:

Job Role Junior Engineer
Job Category Govt Jobs
Qualification B.E/B.Tech/Diploma
Total Vacancies 968 Posts
Experience Freshers/Experienced
Salary Rs 35,400 – 1,12,400/-
Job Location Across India
Application Mode Online
Last Date 18 April 2024
Official Website www.ssc.gov.in

SSC Junior Engineer -Detailed Eligibility:

SSC Junior Engineer Educational Qualification:

1. Border Roads Organization:

JE(C):

  • Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute; or (a)
  • Three-Year Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/ Board; and
  • Two years of working experience in Planning/ Execution/ Maintenance of Civil Engineering works

JE(E & M):

  • Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute; or
  • Three years Diploma in Electrical/ Automobile/ Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/ Institute/Board; and
  • Two years of experience in Planning/Execution/ Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering works

2. Brahmaputra Board, Ministry of Jal Shakti:



JE(C): Three-Year Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution.

3. Central Water Commission:

JE(M): Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institution

JE(C): Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution.

4. Central Public Works Department:

JE(E): Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute.

JE(C): Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution.

5. Central Water Power Research Station:

JE(E): Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute.

JE(C): Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institution.

6. DGQA-NAVAL, Ministry of Defence:

JE(M):

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institute or
  • Three-Year Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or Institution plus
  • Two-Year experience in the respective field

JE(E):

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University or Three three-year Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University or Institution plus
  • Two-Year experience in the respective field

7. Farakka Barrage Project, Ministry of Jal Shakti:

  • JE(E): Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University or Institute or Board.
  • JE(C): Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University or Institute or Board.

8. Military Engineer Services (MES):

JE (C):

  • Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University; or
  • Three years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized Institute or University or Board; and
  • Two years experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Civil Engineering works.

JE (E & M):

  • Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University or
  • Three-year diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institute or University or Board; and
  • Two-Year experience in Planning, Execution and Maintenance of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering Works

9. National Technical Research Organization (NTRO):

JE (C): Degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University

SSC JE 2024 Age Limit (As on 01 August 2024):

Organization  Positions available Age Limit
Border Roads Organization Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical) Up to 30 years
Brahmaputra Board, Ministry of Jal Shakti Junior Engineer (Civil) Up to 30 years
Central Water Commission Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical) Up to 30 years
Central Public Works Department Junior Engineer (Electrical and Mechanical) Up to 32 years
Central Water Power Research Station Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical) Up to 30 years
DGQA-NAVAL, Ministry of Defence Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical) Up to 30 years
Farakka Barrage Project, Ministry of Jal Shakti Junior Engineer (Electrical & Civil) Up to 30 years
Military Engineer Services (MES) Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical) Up to 30 years
National Technical Research Organization (NTRO) Junior Engineer (Civil) Up to 30 years

Age Relaxations of SSC JE 2024 Vacancy:

  • 5 years for SC/ST
  • 3 years for OBC
  • 10 Years for Persons with Disabilities.
  • 13 years for PwD + OBC
  • 15 years for  PwD + SC/ ST
  • ESM: 3 years after the military service was deducted from the actual age.
  • Defense Personnel: 03 – 08 years
  • Others as per the Govt.Rules

Salary: Rs 35,400 – 1,12,400/-

SSC Junior Engineer Vacancy 2024:  968 Posts

Name of Dept No of Posts
Border Roads Organization 475
Brahmaputra Board, Ministry of Jal Shakti 2
Central Water Commission 132
Central Public Works Department 338
Central Water Power Research Station 5
DGQA-NAVAL, Ministry of Defence 6
Farakka Barrage Project, Ministry of Jal Shakti 4
Military Engineer Services (MES) Vacancies are to be intimated in due course
National Technical Research Organization (NTRO) 6

SSC JE Recruitment 2024 Selection Process:

  • The Selection Process is based on the Examination, followed by document verification.
  • The Examination consists of Paper-I & Paper-II (computer-based and written examinations).

SSC JE Exam Pattern 2024:

Paper-I: Computer Based Examination:

  • Paper I will be conducted in computer-based mode with a total of 200 marks.
  • The SSC JE Question paper will focus on General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, and General Engineering (Civil & Structural, Electrical, Mechanical).
  • There will be a negative mark of 0.25 for each wrong answer in Paper-I.
  • Duration: 02 Hours
  • Candidates cannot bring their own Slide–Rule, Calculator, Logarithm Tables, and Steam Table for Paper-I.
Subject No. of Qns & Marks
General Intelligence & Reasoning 50
General Awareness 50
General Engineering (Civil & Structural, Electrical, mechanical) 100
Total 200

Paper-II: Computer Based Examination:

  • The written exam will be conducted for 300 marks in General Engineering (Civil, Mechanical, Structural & Electrical).
  • The total duration of the written exam will be 2 Hours.
  • Candidates can bring their own Slide–Rule, Calculator, Logarithm Tables, and Steam Table for Paper-II only.
Subject Questions & Marks
General Engineering (Civil & Structural, Electrical & Mechanical) 300 (Questions & Marks)

SSC Engineering Jobs Minimum qualifying marks:

  • UR: 30%
  • OBC/ EWS: 25%
  • Others: 20%

Resolution of tie cases: In case  more than one candidate secures equal aggregate marks in PaperI+Paper-II, the tie will be resolved by the following conditions:

  • Total marks in Paper II.
  • Date of birth, with older candidates placed higher.
  • Alphabetical order of the Candidate’s name will be considered.

Document Verification (DV):

  • The User Organizations/Offices will conduct Document Verification (DV) after the final result is declared.
  • The candidates are required to appear for Document Verification along with the photocopies and original documents of the following:
  • Matriculation/Secondary Certificate.
  • Educational Qualification Certificate.
  • Experience Certificate, if applicable.
  • Caste/ Category Certificate, if belongs to reserved categories.
  • Persons with Disabilities Certificate in the required format, if applicable.
  • For Ex-Servicemen (ESM):
    • Undertaking as per Annexure-VI.
    • Serving Defence Personnel Certificate as per Annexure-V, if applicable.
    • Discharge Certificate, if discharged from the Armed Forces.
  • Relevant Certificate if seeking any age relaxation.
  • Any other document specified in the Admission Certificate for DV.
  • Refer to the advertisement for more details about document verification.

SSC JE Answer key 2024:

  • Tentative Answer Keys of Paper-I and Paper-II will be placed on the website of the Commission after the Examination.
  • Candidates may go through the Answer Keys and submit online representations, if any, within the time limit given by the Commission, on payment of Rs. 100/- per question, which is non- refundable.
  • Representations on the matter received through any other modalities; i.e., letter, application, email, etc. will not be entertained.
  • Representation regarding the Answer Keys will be scrutinized before finalization of the Answer Keys and the decision of the Commission in this regard will be final.

SSC JE Syllabus 2024:

  • The standard of the questions in Engineering subjects will be at the level of Diploma & Engineering in Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical.

General Intelligence & Reasoning:



  • The Syllabus for General Intelligence would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal types.
  • The test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem-solving, analysis, judgment, decision-making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, et.

General Awareness:

  • Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate‟s general awareness of the environment around him/ her and its application to society.
  • The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries, especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Scientific Research, etc.

General Engineering (Civil):

  • Building Materials, Estimating, Costing and Valuation, Surveying, Soil Mechanics, Hydraulics, Irrigation Engineering, Transportation Engineering, and Environmental Engineering.
  • Structural Engineering: Theory of Structures, Concrete Technology, RCC Design, Steel Design.

General Engineering(Electrical ):

  • Basic concepts, Circuit law, Magnetic Circuit, AC Fundamentals, Measurement and Measuring instruments, Electrical Machines, Fractional Kilowatt Motors and single phase induction Motors, Synchronous Machines, Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Estimation and Costing, Utilization and Electrical Energy, Basic Electronics.

General Engineering(Electrical ):

  • Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Properties of Pure Substances, 1st Law of Thermodynamics, 2nd Law of Thermodynamics, Air standard Cycles for IC Engines, IC Engine Performance, IC Engines Combustion, IC Engine Cooling & Lubrication, Rankine cycle of System, Boilers, Classification, Specification, Fitting & Accessories, Air Compressors & their cycles, Refrigeration cycles, Principle of Refrigeration Plant, Nozzles & Steam Turbines.

Application Fee:

  • Rs.100/-
  • Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) and Ex- Servicemen eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of fee.

Mode of Payment:

  • Fee can be paid only through online payment modes, namely BHIM UPI, Net Banking, or by using Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, or RuPay Credit or Debit card.

How to apply for SSC JE Recruitment 2024?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for SSC Engineering Jobs online from 28 March 2024 to 18 April 2024 up to 23.00 hours.

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Note: Candidates must fill in their correct and active e-mail addresses and mobile number in the online application as correspondence may be made by the Commission through e-mail/SMS.

Important Dates of SSC Recruitment:

  • Dates for Submission of Online Applications: 28-03-2024 to 18-04-2024
  • Last date and time for receipt of online applications 18-04-2024: (23:00 hours)
  • Last date and time for making online fee payment 19-04-2024: (23:00 hours)
  • Date of Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of Correction Charges: 22-04-2024 to 23-04-2024 (23:00 hours)
  • Tentative schedule of Computer-Based Examination (Paper-I): 04-06-2024 to 06-06-2024
  • Tentative schedule of Computer-Based Examination (Paper-II): To be notified later

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