Andhra Pradesh Boiler Operation Engineers examination:Applications are invited from the candidates for Boiler Operation Engineers examination under the Boiler Operation Engineers’ Rules, 2011 to be held in February, 2017 / March, 2017. The written Examination will be held at Vijayawada. The exact dates of written and oral examinations will be intimated later.
The candidates possessing the following qualifications are eligible to apply.
AGE: Should have completed 23 years of age as on 31.10.2016.
QUALIFICATIONS: A Degree or Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical or Chemical or Power Plant or Production or Instrumentation Engineering or Instrumentation and Control Engineering from a recognized institution.
SERVICE: Must have served for not less than Two (2) years in case of Degree holders and five (5) years in case of Diploma holders as on 31.10.2016, in the operation and/or maintenance of a Boiler of not less than one thousand square meters heating surface or a Battery of Boilers of not less than one thousand square meters heating surface in aggregate out of which at least one Boiler of not less than five hundred square meters heating surface. However, for degree holders or post-graduate diploma holders from a National Power Training Institute, requirement of minimum working experience shall be one year.
EXAMINATION FEE: Rs.1500/- (Rupees one thousand five hundred only)
Necessary application form, Examination subjects and instructions to candidates may be downloaded from website ap.gov.in The filled in applications along with enclosers should be sent to The Chairman, Board of Examiners and Director of Boilers, Andhra Pradesh, Amaravathi, Plot No.XIV-D5 & 6, D.No.54-10-19, 2nd Floor, Opp: New Telephone Exchange, Jawahar Autonagar, Vijayawada – 520 007, Krishna District along with 2 Nos. of self addressed 10” x 5” size envelops with Rs.10/- postage stamp affixed on each. Last date for receipt of filled in application: 30.12.2016.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR FILLING BOILER OPERATON ENGINEERS EXAMINATION APPLICATION FORM
- The applications may be downloaded from website: ap.gov.in
- ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA : Shall not be less than 23 years as on 10.2016.
- a) Qualification and Experience: Possesses a Degree or Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical or Chemical or Power Plant or Production or Instrumentation Engineering or Instrumentation & Control Engineering from a recognized Institution.
- b) Has served not less than two years in case of Degree holders and for five years ** incase of Diploma holders in Operation and / or Maintenance of a Boiler of not less than 1000 Sq. Meters heating surface.
A battery of Boilers of not less than 1000 Sq. meters heating surface in aggregate out of which at least one Boiler is of not less than 500 Sq. meters heating surface.
** However degree or post Graduate Diploma holders from National power Training Institute requirement of minimum working experience is one year.
The service after acquiring the required qualification only will be counted for the purpose and as on 31.10.2016.
- Mode of Examination:
The Examination is conducted in two parts viz. Written Examination followed by viva Voce. There will be three papers of Written Examination in BOILER I, BOILER II AND DRAWING subjects each with a maximum of 100 marks Viva examination with maximum of 100 marks will be conducted after the Written Examination Syllabus for Examination will be as per Annexure III.
For award of certificate of Proficiency a candidate shall secure at least 45 percent in each written paper as well as Drawing ad oral Examination but the aggregate should not be less than 50 percent.
- Applicants are advised to see the website: ap.gov.in for updates