TNAU Tamil Nadu Agricultural University Recruitment 2018 Driver, Junior Tractor Driver 30 posts

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TNAU or Tamil Nadu Agricultural University has announced a job notification for the post of Driver and Junior Tractor Driver. Total Vacancies are 30 and the last date to apply is 10-08-2018. (टीएनएयू या तमिलनाडु कृषि विश्वविद्यालय ने चालक और जूनियर ट्रैक्टर चालक के पद के लिए नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है। कुल रिक्तियां 30 हैं और आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 10-08-2018 है।)

TNAU_LogoAbout TNAU - Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) is a leading agrotechnology provider of India and its graduates are recognized throughout the world. The University is offering Thirteen Undergraduate Degree Programs, Forty Graduate Degree Programs and Twenty six Doctoral Programs in 14 Colleges distributed in 11 campuses all over Tamil Nadu. TNAU has 36 Research Centers for agrotechnology development and 14 Farm Science Centers for outreach.

Post Details - 

Name of the Post Total Number of Vacancies Age Limit Salary Details
Driver 21 18-30 years Rs.19,500 – 62,000/- p.m
Junior Tractor Driver 09 18-30 years Rs.19,500 – 62,000/- p.m
Total 30    

Distribution of Vacancies -

Driver vacancies - 

Communal Rotation G W G(PSTM) G (Ex-Ser.) Backlog Total
GT-NP 2 2   1   5
GT-P 1   1     2
BC-NP 2 1   1   4
BC-P 1         1
MBC/DNC-NP 2 1       3
MBC/DNC-P 1         1
SC-NP   1 1     2
SC-P 1         1
SCA-NP     1     1
SCA-P-W(DW) (PSTM)         1 1
Grand Total 10 5 3 2 1 21

Junior Tractor Driver Vacancies -

Communal Rotation W (DW) W (DW) (PSTM) Total
GT-NP 1 1   2
GT-P 1     1
BC-NP   1   1
BC-P 1     1
MBC/DNC-NP   1   1
MBC/DNC-P 1     1
SC-P 1     1
SCA-P     1 1
Grand Total 5 3 1 09


Driver, Junior Tractor Driver


Rs.19,500 – 62,000/- p.m



Age Limit

18-30 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

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Total - 30 Posts

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Hiring Organization

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU)

Educational Qualification

Name of the Post Qualification Experience

Candidates Must have passed 8th Std (must read and write Tamil). 

Candidates Must possess good physique.

Candidates Must possess a driving license to drive Motor Vehicles including heavy vehicle

Practical experience in driving a motor vehicle preferably a Jeep, Van or Heavy vehicle for a period of not less than 10 years in Government University / Government Institutions or Public Sector of Tamil Nadu (on Casual / Contractual / Temporary basis).
Junior Tractor Driver

A current driving license to drive tractor/motor vehicle including Heavy vehicle issued by the Competent authority under the Government of Tamil Nadu.

Physique Preference will be given to those who have First Aid Certificate and Certificate of Vehicle maintenance knowledge.

Practical experience in driving tractor for a period of not less than two years (Casual / Contractual / Temporary basis) in farm operations (viz., ploughing, inter-cultivation operations etc.) in Government University / Government Institutions or Public Sector of Tamil Nadu.

Selection Process

Selection will be made on the basis of Written Examination and skill test.

Based on the marks obtained in the written examination and skill test, the final shortlisted candidates will be called for certificate verification and oral interview to be conducted at TNAU Main campus, Coimbatore. 

The applicants who have not appeared either for written examination or for the skill test will not be considered for further process.

(i) Call letters will be sent to the eligible candidates for appearing the written examination and skill test.

(ii) The written examination will be of the objective type using OMR sheets

Applicants should appear for the written examination, Certificate Verification and personal interview at their own expenses.

Scheme of Written Examination- 

Subject Duration Max. marks Minimum Qualifying Marks (%) SC / SCA Minimum Qualifying Marks (%) Others
Written examination 2 hours 100 30 35
Skill test (Driving) 1/2 hour 20    
Interview and records   30 *    

*The split up marks for 30 are:- Additional qualification: 10, Experience: 10 and personal interview: 10.

1. The question paper will be set in Tamil and will contain 100 objective questions.

2. The questions will be related to Driving, Maintenance of vehicle, Traffic rules and First Aid for the posts of Driver.

How to apply

Application Fees - For SC / SC(A) / ST category - Rs 500/- and For Others - Rs 750/- is the application fees. Fees are non-refundable.

Modes of Payment - Offline Mode - Demand Draft - The Demand draft should be drawn from any branch of State Bank of India only payable at TNAU Branch, Coimbatore in favour of The Comptroller, TNAU, Coimbatore

How to apply - 1) Candidates need to download the application form from the official website of TNAU -

2) Candidates need to fill all the details in the application form.

3) The candidates are requested to send a copy of the printed application along with attested copies of the academic certificates and Demand Draft dated not earlier than 26.07.2018 to the following address.

The Registrar, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore – 641 003

by Registered post with acknowledgement due or by courier mail or in person and the envelope containing the applications should be superscribed on the left corner as "Application for the post of Junior Tractor Driver" before 5.00 p.m. on 13.08.2018.

4) The Online Application can be submitted up to 10.08.2018 till 05.00 p.m., after which the link will be disabled.

5) Applicants selected for appointment to the post will be required to produce a certificate of physical fitness obtained from the TNAU Medical Officers in the prescribed TNAU Format.

For Enquiry - Contact: 0422 – 6611508 (Office of the Registrar – Recruitment Section, TNAU, Coimbatore)

For Detailed Notification of Driver, click here - Official Notification

For Detailed Notification of Junior Tractor Driver, click here - Official Notification


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