THDC India Limited Executive Trainee (ET) Recruitment 2024: 100 Vacancies Available – Check Eligibility, Selection Process, and How to Apply!

THDC India Limited, a prestigious Schedule “A” Mini Ratna Government PSU, is paving the way for bright and dynamic individuals to join its workforce as Engineer Trainees. With a rich legacy in the power sector and a commitment to excellence, THDCIL is now looking for passionate individuals in the disciplines of Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Electronics & Instrumentation. This recruitment drive, advertised as Advt. No-02/2024, offers a remarkable opportunity for aspiring engineers to embark on a fulfilling career journey with one of India’s leading power companies.

Company Profile:

Established in July 1988 under the Companies Act, 1956, THDC India Limited has emerged as a profit-making public sector enterprise. Recognized as a Mini Ratna Category-I company in October 2009, and subsequently upgraded to a Schedule ‘A’ PSU in July 2010, THDCIL has continually set benchmarks in the power sector. The strategic sale executed between NTPC Limited and the Government of India in March 2020 resulted in a restructuring of ownership, with NTPC Limited and the Government of Uttar Pradesh sharing equity in the company.

The core objective of THDCIL revolves around the development, operation, and maintenance of power projects, primarily focusing on hydroelectric power generation. The company’s portfolio includes the renowned Tehri Hydro Power Complex, consisting of the Tehri HPP, Tehri PSP, and Koteshwar HEP, along with several other hydro projects. Over the years, THDCIL has diversified its operations, venturing into renewable energy sources and thermal power plants.

Presently, THDCIL boasts a diverse project portfolio spread across various states and even neighboring countries like Bhutan. With operational, under-construction, and planned projects, the company is actively contributing to India’s energy landscape. Noteworthy ventures include the development of Ultra Mega Renewable Energy Parks in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, in collaboration with state agencies and joint venture partners.

Recruitment Details:

The recruitment drive for Engineer Trainees offers vacancies in four distinct disciplines, namely Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Electronics & Instrumentation. Below is a detailed breakdown of the vacancies:

S.NoDisciplineURSCSTOBC(NCL)EWSPwBDs*
1.ET-Civil1706031004Total vacancies-10 (Current vacancies-04, Carried forward vacancies-06)
2.ET-Electrical1303010602
3.ET-Mechanical1304020803
4.ET-Electronics & Instrumentation04NILNIL01NIL

*PwBDs – Persons with Benchmark Disabilities

Vacancies for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBDs):

THDCIL is committed to fostering inclusivity in its workforce and has reserved vacancies for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBDs). Here’s a breakdown of the vacancies earmarked for PwBDs across different categories:

ET-Civil:

  • Category b) D, HH
  • Category c) OA, OL, CP, LC, Dw, AAV
  • Category d) SLD, MI
  • Category e) MD Involving (b) to (d) above

ET-Electrical:

  • Category b) D, HH
  • Category c) OA, OL, BL, OAL, CP, LC, Dw, AAV
  • Category d) SLD, MI
  • Category e) MD involving (b) to (d) above

ET-Mechanical:

  • Category b) D, HH
  • Category c) OA, OL, LC, Dw, AAV
  • Category d) SLD, MI
  • Category e) MD Involving (b) to (d) above

ET-Electronics & Instrumentation:

  • Category b) D, HH
  • Category c) OA, OL, LC, Dw, AAV
  • Category d) SLD, MI
  • Category e) MD Involving (b) to (d) above

Eligibility Criteria for Engineer Trainee

Candidates aspiring to apply for the position of Engineer Trainee at THDC India Limited must meet the following eligibility criteria:

Name of the PostEssential QualificationDisciplineOverall Percentage of Marks in Xth & XIIthUpper Age Limit as on 28.02.2024
Engineer Trainee- CivilFull Time B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.) in relevant Discipline from recognized University or institute recognized by appropriate statutory authority in India with not less than 60% marks.Civil EngineeringCandidates with not less than 65% marks or equivalent CGPA (taking average of all subjects) in XII & X examinations will only be considered.30 years
Engineer Trainee- ElectricalFull Time B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.) in relevant Discipline from recognized University or institute recognized by appropriate statutory authority in India with not less than 60% marks.Electrical/Electrical(Power)/Electrical & Electronics/Power Systems & High Voltage/Power EngineeringCandidates with not less than 65% marks or equivalent CGPA (taking average of all subjects) in XII & X examinations will only be considered.30 years
Engineer Trainee- MechanicalFull Time B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.) in relevant Discipline from recognized University or institute recognized by appropriate statutory authority in India with not less than 60% marks.Mechanical/Mechanical & Automation EngineeringCandidates with not less than 65% marks or equivalent CGPA (taking average of all subjects) in XII & X examinations will only be considered.30 years
Engineer Trainee- Electronics & InstrumentationFull Time B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.) in relevant Discipline from recognized University or institute recognized by appropriate statutory authority in India with not less than 60% marks.Electronics & Instrumentation/Instrumentation & Control/Electronics Instrumentation & ControlCandidates with not less than 65% marks or equivalent CGPA (taking average of all subjects) in XII & X examinations will only be considered.30 years

Note:

  • Candidates must ensure they meet the specified educational qualifications and age limit criteria for the respective posts.
  • The overall percentage of marks in Xth & XIIth examinations is crucial for eligibility.
  • Relaxation in upper age limit may be applicable for candidates belonging to reserved categories as per government guidelines.

Selection Process for Engineer Trainee at THDC India Limited

The selection process for the position of Engineer Trainee at THDC India Limited is meticulously designed to identify and recruit the most competent candidates. Below is a detailed outline of the selection process:

1. GATE 2023 Score Shortlisting:

  • Eligible candidates must have appeared for the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) – 2023.
  • Candidates will be shortlisted based on their GATE 2023 score from among those who apply for the Engineer Trainee positions (Civil/Electrical/Mechanical/Electronics & Instrumentation) in THDCIL.
  • The normalized score of GATE 2023 will form the basis of shortlisting.

2. Weightage of GATE Scores and Other Parameters:

Post as per THDCIL advertisementCorresponding GATE 2023 paperCorresponding GATE 2023 paper code
Engineer Trainee (Civil)Civil EngineeringCE
Engineer Trainee (Electrical)Electrical EngineeringEE
Engineer Trainee (Mechanical)Mechanical EngineeringME
Engineer Trainee (Electronics & Instrumentation)Instrumentation EngineeringIN
  • In case of a tie in GATE 2023 scores, the following criteria will be considered:
    • Marks obtained in Essential qualification examination (Engineering Degree).
    • Marks obtained in class XII.
    • Marks obtained in class X.
    • Date of Birth, with the earlier-born candidate being considered.

3. Group Discussion and Personal Interview:

  • Shortlisted candidates will undergo Group Discussion and Personal Interview rounds.
  • The selection process consists of marks obtained in the corresponding paper of GATE 2023, Group Discussion, and Personal Interview.

Weightage of Different Parameters:

  • GATE 2023 score in the corresponding paper: 75%
  • Group Discussion: 10%
  • Personal Interview: 15%
  • Total: 100%

Qualifying Percentage Marks in Personal Interview:

CATEGORYQUALIFYING PERCENTAGE MARKS
Unreserved (UR)/EWS50%
OBC(NCL)/SC/ST/PwBDs/Ex-Servicemen*30%

*Wherever the vacancy is reserved

Health Standards and Registration Fees:

  • Applicants should have sound health and must undergo a medical examination by a CMO of any Government Hospital before joining.
  • Registration fee: Rs. 600/- (Rupees Six Hundred Only) for General and OBC/EWS category candidates. No fee for SC/ST/PwBDs/Ex-Servicemen/J&K Domiciled/Departmental candidates/Candidates belonging to Doob Kshetra of THDC Projects.

Compensation Package:

  • During the training period as Engineer Trainee in E-2 Grade, candidates will be placed at a minimum basic pay of Rs. 50,000.00.
  • Upon successful completion of training, candidates will be absorbed as Assistant Managers in E-3 Grade with a pay scale of Rs. 60,000-3%-1,80,000.
  • Additional benefits include Dearness Allowance, Perquisites & Allowances, Leave, Medical Treatment, Provident Fund, Pension, Gratuity, Group Insurance, PF, Gratuity, and Pension as per company rules.

This comprehensive selection process ensures that only the most deserving candidates are chosen to join THDC India Limited, contributing to its continued success and growth in the power sector.

How to Apply for Engineer Trainee Positions at THDC India Limited

Before initiating the application process, candidates must ensure they possess the following prerequisites:

  1. Valid Email ID and Mobile Number:
    • An active email ID and mobile number are mandatory for online registration.
    • Candidates are advised to keep these contact details active for at least one year as all future correspondence will be conducted via email and/or SMS.
  2. Scanned Documents:
    • Recent passport size color photograph with a white background (Size-50 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).
    • Candidate’s scanned signature (Size-20 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).
    • Marksheet of Class Xth and XIIth, as well as Marksheet and Degree of B.E/B.Tech/B.Sc (Engg.) degree in relevant discipline (Size-125 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).
    • Proof of Date of Birth (Class Xth Certificate-Size-125 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).
    • Caste/Category Certificate (if applicable) in a format prescribed by the Government of India (Size-125 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).
    • Proof of norms adopted by University/Institute to convert CGPA/OGPA/DGPA into a percentage (Size-125 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).
    • GATE-2023 Admit Card & GATE 2023 Score (Size-125 KB & Format-JPG/PNG/PDF).

Steps to Fill in Online Registration Form:

  1. Visit the THDCIL website here and navigate to the Career Section → New Openings.
  2. Click on the relevant link for Online Registration Form.
  3. Ensure you have appeared for GATE-2023 and register online against Advertisement No. 01/2024.
  4. Fill in the Online Registration Form with accurate information. After filling it, a Unique Registration Number of THDC will be generated.
  5. Enter the correct GATE-2023 Exam Details, including the GATE-2023 Admit Card Number, in the THDCIL Online Registration form.
  6. Fill in your Basic Information ensuring consistency with your GATE 2023 application.
  7. Fill in the details of Academics & Professional Qualification as per your mark sheets and certificates. Provide marks as per your mark sheet, and in the case of CGPA, provide correct marks in percentage after conversion.
  8. Tick the boxes provided for Languages Known and fill in Address details and other relevant information.
  9. Upload all required documents as per the mentioned format and size. Ensure all documents uploaded are clear and readable.
  10. After completing the form, click the Save button:
    • For General, OBC(NCL), and EWS candidates, select the Payment Now option and complete the payment process. Then click on the Submit Button.
    • For ST/SC/PwBDs/J&K Domiciled/Ex-Servicemen/Victims of riots/Doob Kshetra candidates, click on the Submit button directly.
  11. Take a printout of the completed application form for future reference. Do not send this printout to any THDCIL office.

Other Points to Note:

  • All updates regarding the recruitment process will be available in the Career Section of the THDCIL website.
  • Applicants are advised to keep sufficient copies of the same photograph used in the Online Registration.
  • Queries related to recruitment can be sent to thdcrecruitment@thdc.co.in on any working day (Monday to Friday) from 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM.
  • After applying, candidates should regularly check the website and their registered email for updates.

Important Dates:

  • Opening of Online Registration: 28.02.2024 (10:00 AM)
  • Closing of Online Registration: 29.03.2024 (06:00 PM)

To ensure a smooth application process, candidates are encouraged to apply early and carefully follow the provided instructions. THDCIL will not be responsible for any network problems or issues encountered during the submission of online applications.

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