The Punjab government has decided to conduct a written test for the direct recruitment of 180 junior engineers on January 20.
Disclosing this here today, an official spokesperson of the Irrigation Department said that eligible candidates have been asked to download their admit cards for the test from C-DAC's website http://recruitment.cdacmohali.in/.
He said that out of 180 posts of JEs, 150 JEs would be recruited in the Irrigation department, whereas 30 posts of JEs would be filled in Panchayati Raj.
''The written test for the recruitment of these posts would be held at Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran, SAS Nagar'', he added. He further said that the timing of the written test for the candidates of civil and electrical trades would be 10.00 am to 12.30 pm, whereas candidates of the mechanical trade could take test at 2.30 pm to 5.00 pm.
The test was earlier postponed due to departmental reasons. 150 posts of JEs to be recruited in Irrigation Department would include 120 JEs from Civil, 25 from Mechanical and 5 JEs from Electrical trades. On the other hand 30 posts of JEs to be filled for Panchyati Raj would be from civil trade.