Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam Trade Apprentices Posts 275 Vacancies

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navy_logoApplications are invited from ITI qualified INDIAN National candidates for Apprenticeship Training in the following designated trades for a period as indicated below at the Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam Apprentices School, Visakhapatnam, [DAS (Vzg)] for the Training Years 2019-20/21 batches in accordance with Apprentices Act 1961 and Apprentices (Amendment) Act 2014. Total vacancies for Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam are 275 and the last date to apply is 05 December 2018. It is the naval branch of the Indian Armed Forces. The President of India is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Navy. 

प्रशिक्षण वर्ष 201 9-20 / 21 बैचों के अनुसार नौसेना डॉकयार्ड अपरेंटिस स्कूल, विशाखापत्तनम, [डीएएस (वीजीजी)] में नीचे बताए गए अवधि के लिए निम्नलिखित नामित व्यापारों में अपरेंटिसशिप प्रशिक्षण के लिए आईटीआई योग्य भारतीय राष्ट्रीय उम्मीदवारों से आवेदन आमंत्रित किए जाते हैं। अपरेंटिस अधिनियम 1 9 61 और अपरेंटिस (संशोधन) अधिनियम 2014 के साथ। कुल रिक्तियां 275 हैं और आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 05 दिसंबर 2018 है। यह भारतीय सशस्त्र बलों की नौसेना शाखा है। भारत के राष्ट्रपति भारतीय नौसेना के सर्वोच्च कमांडर हैं।

Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam Post Details -
Designated Trade Relevant ITI Trades Number of Vacancies
One Year Training (2019 - 20 Batch)    
Electrician Electrician 30
Electroplater Electroplater 03
Electronics Mechanic Electronics Mechanic & Mechanic (Radio & T.V.) 25
Instrument Mechanic Instrument Mechanic 08
Painter (General) Painter (General) 14
Welder (Gas & Electric) Welder (Gas & Electric) 20
Carpenter Carpenter 30
Sheet Metal Worker Sheet Metal Worker 28
Fitter Fitter 22
R & AC Mechanic R & AC Mechanic 17
Mechanic (Diesel) Mechanic (Diesel) 20
Machinist Machinist 25
Mechanic MTM Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance 06
Pattern Maker Pattern Maker 03
Foundryman Foundryman 06
Forger and Heat Treater Forger and Heat Treater 03
Two Years Training (2019 - 21 Batch)    
Pipe Fitter Pipe Fitter 15
Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam Indemnity Bond-

Minor candidates appearing for written examination/enrollment would have to furnish Indemnity bond duly signed by parents/guardian. Proforma will be forwarded along with call letter.

Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam Stipend -

Admissibility of the stipend is based on the GoI Gazette Notification No. 492 dated 22 Sep 2014. The current applicable stipend rates based on AP Govt. Gazette Notification No. 1149 dated 30 Mar 2017 are relevant.


Trade Apprentices Posts


As Per Navy Rules



Age Limit

13-20 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location



Total - 275 Posts

Employment Type


Hiring Organization

Indian Navy

Educational Qualification

SSC / Matric / Std X with minimum of 50% (aggregate) and ITI (NCVT) in relevant trades with minimum 65% (aggregate).

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the basis of Written Examination followed by the Interview.

A call letter for written examination will be issued to all candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria. Candidates in the order of merit of written examination would be called for interview in various reservation categories and trades. The interview drop-down on the technical skills of the Candidates in respective trade.

Candidates finally selected in the interview will have to undergo the medical examination. No travelling allowance will be paid for written examination. Only those candidates called for interview as per mentioned dates will be paid travelling allowance on the production of railway/bus ticket.

Written examination would be objective type based on Mathematics, General Science and General Knowledge.

The written examination and interview schedule is as follows: -

(a) Written examination for all trades at DAS DAS(Vzg) - 31 Jan 2019 AM
(b) Declaration of written exam results at DAS(Vzg) - 01 Feb 2019 PM

Schedule for Date of Interview and Medical Exams are as follows-

Designated Trade Date of Interview Date of Medical Exam
Electrician 02 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Electroplater 02 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Electronics Mechanic 02 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Instrument Mechanic 02 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Painter (General) 04 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Welder (Gas & Electric) 04 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Carpenter 04 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Sheet Metal Worker 04 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Fitter 05 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
R & AC Mechanic 05 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Mechanic (Diesel) 05 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Machinist 06 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Mechanic MTM 06 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Pattern Maker 06 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Foundryman 06 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Forger and Heat Treater 06 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19
Pipe Fitter 06 Feb 19 04 - 13 Feb 19

Date of Examination: 31 Jan 2019 (Thursday)

Reporting Time: 0800 Hrs


How to apply

1) The following procedure is to be followed for applying for Apprenticeship Training:-

(a) A candidate is required to register on-line his candidature at web portal under NAPS scheme by 05 Dec 2018.

(b) On completion of online registration at web portal, a candidate must apply online for Apprenticeship Training at Naval Dockyard, Andhra Pradesh establishment at web portal.

(c) Steps to be Followed for On-line Registration at -

Log on to The home page of the website would open.
Click on Apprentices module in the home page. Drop down menu with various options will appear. Click on Candidate Registration in the drop-down menu.
A page titled Registration form for apprenticeship training would open. The candidate is required to fill up his personal details, contact details, qualification details (academic & technical both), trade preference details in the form. A candidate is required to upload his passport size photo, Date of Birth Document and submit as mandated in the form.
Go back to Homepage of Click on Apprentices module in the home page. Drop down menu with various options will appear. Click on Apprentice Activation in the drop-down menu.
Apprentice Activation page would open. Fill up all details in the form and click on the activate button as mandated in the form.
Upon successful completion of Apprentice Activation activity, a system generated auto mail would be sent to the e-mail id registered by the candidate on the Apprentice Activation page. This e-mail would contain the candidate’s online Registration Number and would provide a link for the candidate to apply for apprenticeship training in various establishments in the country.
Note down the online registration number for future use and click on the link provided in the e-mail. You would be migrated to Establishment search page. Type Naval Dockyard in the Establishment column and select Andhra Pradesh from the dropdown of state column. Click the search button on the page. Thereafter click on Naval Dockyard (Registration no. E08152800004) prompted on the screen. Establishment details of Naval Dockyard would open on the page. Go to Establishment Trade Details and choose the relevant trade in which you are eligible to undergo apprenticeship training.

(d) Go back to Homepage of Click on Apprentices module in the home page. Drop down menu with various options will appear. Click on “Apprentice Authentication” in the drop-down menu. Apprenticeship Authentication page would open. Fill up all details in the form and click on Authentication button in the form.

(e) Candidate Profile would open. Download and take a print out from the web portal for forwarding the same to DAS (Vzg).

(f) Take the printout of Hall ticket format placed at part - II of Annexure - I of the official Advertisement.

(g) Two original hall tickets with two recent passport colour photographs pasted at earmarked box are required to be enclosed along with Apprentice Profile.

(h) Apprentice Profile, two original hall tickets and all relevant documents along with check-off list placed at Part - III of Annexure - I of the official Advertisement indicating status of enclosed documents are required to be forwarded to “The Officer-in-Charge (for Apprenticeship), Naval Dockyard Apprentices School, VM Naval Base S.O., P.O., Visakhapatnam - 530 014, Andhra Pradesh” by Post so as to reach at DAS(V) by 12 Dec 2018. This would be considered as the off-line application for the purpose of enrollment.

(j) Both online (uploading of the application at web portal) and off-line (hard copy of the application by post) are mandatory for considering candidature of an applicant for further scrutiny and issue of hall ticket for written examination. Non-receipt of both applications would disqualify the candidature of the applicant automatically.

2) The last date to apply online is 05 Dec 2018.

3) Receipt of “Off-line application” along with relevant documents as per Annexure - I by Post to DAS (V) by 12 Dec 2018.

4) Address Proof and Police verification certificate-

(a) Forwarding of Residence Proof with Application. Candidates are compulsorily required to attach attested copy of Residence Proof along with the application and other certificates as indicated in the notification. All correspondence with respect to the candidate would be addressed only on the address mentioned in the residence address proof. Anyone of the following documents having residence address would qualify as residence proof:-
(i) Voter ID
(ii) Ration Card
(iii) Aadhar Card
(iv) Passport

(b) Police Verification Certificate During Interview. Candidates would be required to produce a police verification certificate along with other certificates during the interview. 

For Detailed Notification, click here- Official Notification

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