PWD Recruitment 2018 AE & JE 463 Posts

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PWD Recruitment or Public Works (Roads) Department, Assam has announced job notification for the posts of Assistant Engineer and Junior Engineer. Total no. of vacancies are 463 and the last date to apply online is 07-09-2018. (एपीडब्ल्यूडी भर्ती या लोक निर्माण (सड़क) विभाग, असम ने सहायक अभियंता और कनिष्ठ अभियंता पदों के लिए नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल संख्या रिक्तियों की 463 है और ऑनलाइन आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 07-09-2018 है।)

pwd_logoAbout PWD - The Public Works Department (PWD Recruitment) is one of the oldest and most important Departments of Government of Assam. It was established in the year 1880 under British Rule. In the beginning, it had the responsibility for all public infrastructure development involving construction and maintenance works.


PWD Recruitment Post Details - 

Name of the post  No. of vacancy Scale of pay Age Limit
Assistant Engineer  156  Rs. 30,000 ‐ to Rs 1,10,000/‐  PB 4 with Grade Pay of Rs. 12,700/‐  21 years to 38 years
Junior Engineer  307  Rs. 14000 ‐ Rs 49000/- PB 2 with Grade Pay of Rs. 8700/‐  21 years to 44 years

The appointment will be purely on the ad‐hoc basis for a period of 4 (four) months and to become eligible for regular appointment a candidate must qualify himself in the regular recruitment test as and when held. 


Assistant Engineer and Junior Engineer


Rs. 14000 – 110000/-


B.Tech/B.E, Diploma

Age Limit

21-44 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

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Total - 463 Posts

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Hiring Organization

PWD Public Works Department, Assam

Educational Qualification


Name of Post


Assistant Engineer

(i) Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering from an Indian or Foreign University recognised by the Government. 


Passed parts A & B of the Associate Membership Examination of the Institution of Engineers  (India) and possessing a certificate to that effect from the Institution of Engineers (India). 

(ii) Apart  from  English,  the  candidate  should  have  adequate  knowledge  of  at  least  1  (one)  official  language  of  the  state  of  Assam  (i.e.  Assamese/  Bengali/  Bodo),  except  candidates  belonging to Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council and Dima Hasao Autonomous Council.  

Junior Engineer

(i) Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognised Institute. 

(ii) Apart from English,  the candidate should have adequate knowledge of at least 1  (one) official language of the state of Assam  (i.e.  Assamese/  Bengali/  Bodo), except candidates belonging to Karbi  Anglong  Autonomous Council and Dima  Hasao  Autonomous Council.  

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the basis of Written Test / Interview.

(i) The selection will be done on the basis of total marks obtained in the written test  (160  Marks) and viva‐voce/ interview (40 Marks).   

(ii) The Department will hold Multiple Choice Objective Type Written Examination  for Paper I  and  Part  I  of  Paper  II  and  Multiple  Choice  Objective  Type  Written  Examination/  Short  Descriptive Type Examination for Parts  II & III of Paper II.  

(iii) The Syllabus for Paper I (Civil Engineering) and Paper II (General Studies) will be available in  the  Departmental  Website  (https://www.apwd.in  in  due  course. 

How to apply

Application Fees - Application Fee Details are as follows -

Gen/ OBC Rs 250/-
SC/ST/OBC candidates Rs 125/-

Modes Of Payment: Online Mode: Application Fees can be paid through Online mode - Debit card, Credit Card, Netbanking, Wallets or UPI.

How to Apply -

(i) Candidates are required to apply in prescribed form through online mode only. No other for submission of application is allowed.  

(ii) All original documents must be produced at the time of interview for physical verification. If documents are found to be not in order, the application of the candidate will be rejected.

(iii) Instructions for filling up prescribed online form will be available in websites: https://www.apwd.in

(iv) Before applying online,  candidates are advised to carefully go through the instructions provided in the above websites. 

Candidates are  required  to  upload a  latest  passport  size  photograph, photocopy of the Admit Card/Certificate  of H.S.L.C. examination (towards age  proof), Graduate certificate, Scanned Signature, Employment Registration  Certificate, Caste  Certificate (in case of reserved category candidates), Disability Certificate  (in case of PWD)  issued  by  competent  authority.  No other documents i.e.  the hard copy of the online application form registration slip,  etc. are required to be sent to the Public  Works  Department. 


For Detailed Notification, Click here - Official Notification

Qualification of Assistant Engineer, Click here - Qualification Details

Qualification of Junior Engineer, Click here - Qualification Details


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