Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has released recruitment details for engagement of Apprentices under Apprentices Act, 1961. Application submission for the recruitment will begin on 16 October 2017. Candidates shall have to send the completely filled in application form along with enclosures latest by 3 November 2017. 10th, 10+2 pass candidates with trade certificate in the concerned trades and BSc, BCom degree holders are eligible to apply. ‘Candidates possessing higher professional qualifications such as BE/ B.Tech or equivalent, MBA or equivalent or MCA shall NOT be considered. Suppression of information regarding possession or pursuing higher qualification shall render a candidate ineligible for consideration at any stage of selection & termination at any time during engagement, if engaged,’ says ONGC.
Vacancies have been announced in 22 assets, work centres and offices of ONGC.
Regarding the educational qualification, the recruiting body has made it clear that applicants shall not have ‘undergone Apprenticeship earlier or pursuing Apprenticeship Training, in any organisation as per the Apprentices Act, 1961/1973 as amended from time to time.’ ‘Candidates, who have undergone training or job experience for a period of one year or more after acquiring the prescribed qualifications, shall NOT be eligible for being engaged as Trade Apprentice,’ it has mentioned further.
Applicants must have secured at least 45% marks (40% marks for SC/ ST/ PWD candidates) in the qualifying degree.