Ministry of Labour and Trade Union Relations Calling Applications  for recruitment to the Post of Electrician - (Grade iii) in the Department of Labour

Applications are invited from qualified Sri Lankan Citizens in order to fill 01 vacancy exists in the post of Electrician (Grade iii) in the Head Office of the Department  of Labor which comes under the purview of Ministry of Labour and Trade Union Relations.

 

01.              Appointment

Appointment to the existing vacancy will be made from amongst the applicants those  who have fulfilled the qualifications mentioned in this notification, based on their merit order of the results of the professional test and structured interview conducted by a board of interview approved by the Commissioner General of Labour.

 

02.              Qualifications

 

2.1        Educational Qualifications

should have passed G.C.E. (O/L) examination in not more than two  sittings in six   subjects at least with two credits.

            2.2       Professional Qualifications  

Should have completed a course in the field of electrical works with not less than  National Vocational Qualifications (NVQ) Level 2 or 3.

            2.3       Experience

Should possess one year experience in the relevant field.  Experience should be  supported by certificates.

            2.4       Other Qualifications

                        i.          Applicant should be a citizen of Sri Lanka

                        ii.         should have an excellent moral character.

iii.        All the necessary qualifications required for the post should have been    fulfilled in every respect as at the date mentioned in the application calling notification.

 

03.           Age Limit

 

Applicants should not be less than 18 years and not more than 45 years as at the closing date of applications.  Maximum age limit will not apply to the applicants who are already holding permanent and pensionable posts in the Public Service.

 

 

04.           Terms of employment and service conditions.

 

4.1.      This post is permanent. The officers should be subjected to the policy decision on  the Pension Scheme relevant to the post, which will be taken by the Government in future.

            4.2       This appointment is subjected to a probation period of 03 years.

4.3       1st efficiency bar should be passed before lapse of 03 years after appointment to   Grade III.

4.4       In terms of Public Administration circular No 01/2014 and incidental circulars thereto the relevant proficiency in other official language should be acquired within 05 years from the date of appointment to the post in addition to the medium of language in which entered the service.  Also the officers who entered the service in a medium of language which is not an official language should acquire prescribed proficiency in the official language within the  probation period.

4.5       selected candidate will be appointed to the post of Electrician (Grade III) subject to the general conditions governing the appointments in the Public Service, Procedural Rules of Public Service Commission, Financial Regulation, provisions in the Establishments Code and any amendment made or to be made hereafter,  other Department Orders, terms and conditions set out in the Scheme Of Recruitment approved by the Public Service Commission on 18.04.2013 and subject to any amendment made or to be made hereafter to the Scheme Of Recruitment.

4.6       Every candidate should be physically fit to serve in any part of Sri Lanka and to perform the duties in the post.

05.       Salary Scale

The monthly salary scale applied to this post is 25,250-10x270-10x300-10x330- 12x350-38,450/- (salary code PL 02-2016 as per Public Administration circular 03/2016 dated 25.02.2016 - salary will be paid according to the schedule ii of the said circular)

 

06.              Method of recruitment

This open basis recruitment is consist of a professional test and a structured interview.  Applicants who have fulfilled the basic qualifications will be called for the professional test and the applicants who have passed the professional test will be called for structured interview. The applicants should clearly mentioned in the application form the medium of language in which wish to appear for the interview and the interview will be conducted in that medium of language.

1.                  Professional test

 

Syllabus

Maximum

marks

100

Pass

marks

40%

 

  •   standard values of electrical lines

 

 • Determination of standard units when         connecting electric circuits.

 

•  Having connected electric bulbs and electric Fans, connecting the to them main switch and to the relevant components and also determination of the capacity of it.

 

• Determination of the  capacity of the   electrical  lines according to the capacity of  the sockets.

 

•  Determination of capacity of electrical lines according to the capacity of the Air Conditioners.

 

•  The manner of finding electrical faults and the manner of removing such faults.

 

•   The method of connecting earth wires in the electrical system and the manner of checking when occurs a fault in them and the manner of removing such faults.

 

   

 

 

 

            ii.         Structured interview

 

Heads Under which marks are given

Marks

(i)                 Additional Educational Qualifications

(ii)               Additional Professional Qualifications

(iii)             Additional Experience

(iv)             Performance at the interview

25

30

40

05

Total

100

Note:   Experience relevant to the post, educational qualifications and professional qualifications  should be  supported by acceptable certificates and such qualifications should be valid as at the closing date of applications.

 

07.              Identity of candidates

 

7.1       Candidates only those who have passed the professional test will be called for the  interview.

 

7.2       Originals of all the certificates and duly certified copies should produce at the interview.

 

7.3       One of the following documents should be produced to the board of interview in order to  prove the identity of the candidates.

 

(i)                 Valid National Identity card issued by the Department of Registration of persons.

 

(ii)               Valid pass port

 

 

08.              Method of forwarding applications

 

8.1       The application form should be forwarded in accordance with the specimen application  attached to this notification.  The applications which do not conform to the specimen application and incomplete applications will be rejected without any notice.  The loss occur in not duly completing the applications has to be borne by the applicants themselves. (It might be useful for the applicant to keep a photo copy of the application).

 

8.2       Accurate information should be furnished with utmost care in filling the application form. If  any applicant found to be unsuitable in the process of scrutinizing qualifications, his candidature is liable to be cancelled at any time. In the case of an information furnished by an applicant is found to be untrue he is liable to be dismissed from public service.

 

8.3       Duly completed applications should be sent under registered post or hand delivered to reach the Commissioner General of Labour,  Department of Labour, Colombo 05 on or before 20.03.2017  The term recruitment to the  “Post of Electrician (Grade iii) 2017” should be mentioned on the top left hand corner of the envelope containing the application.   Applications received after   closing date will not be accepted and any complaint in that regard will not be considered.

 

09.       All the applicants who have submitted their applications on or before the prescribed date will be  called for the interview by the Commissioner General of Labour on the prior assumption that only the persons who possessing the qualifications mentioned in the notification have applied for the post. However, calling for interview shall not be considered as fulfillment of qualifications by applicants.  The candidature of the applicant will be cancelled if it is revealed during the time of scrutinizing the applications in the interview that he has not fulfilled the required qualifications according to the notification.

 

 

 

Department of Labour,                                                                                                                                    M.D.C.Amarathunga,

Narahenpita,                                                                                                                                    Commissioner General of Labour.

Colombo 05.

 

22.02.2017

 

 

Recruitment for the post of Electrician  (Grade III) in the

Department of Labour - 2017

 

 

                                                                                                                        (For office use)

Language Medium

In which you apply                

 

 

Sinhala            - 2

Tamil               -3

(write the relevant number in the box)

 

0.1.1        1.1 Name with initials at the end : ……………………………………………………………………………..……………………….

 (English capital letters)  Ex; (SILVA. A.B.D.P.A.)

 

1.2 Name in full (English Capital Letters) : ………………………………………………………………………………………………………

…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

1.3 Name in full (Sinhala/Tamil) : ………………………………………………………………………………………………………

…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………

0.2    2.1 Permanent Address (English Capital Letters) : ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

         ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

         2.2 Permanent Address (Sinhala/Tamil) : ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

 2.3 Official address (English capital letters) : ………………………..…………………………………………....………………………………...……………………………………………………………………………………………………….

0.3   Married/Unmarried (Unmarried - 1 Married -2)

 

 

 

(Write the relevant number in the box)

 

 

 
 

 


0.4   N.I.C. Number  :    

           

0.5   Date of Birth            year                                            Month                            Date

0.6   Age as at the

Closing date   :              years                                     Months                             Days 

 

0.7   Telephone no :

0.8    Educational Qualifications :

8.1       Details of G.C.E. (O/L) Examination

            I.          Resultsof the  first attempt :  Year …………………       Month…………………

                        Index No.                             :  ……………………...

Subject

Grade

Subject

Grade

1.

 

6.

 

2.

 

7.

 

3.

 

8.

 

4.

 

9.

 

5.

 

10.

 

            II.        Results of  the second attempt:  Year …………………       Month………………

                        Index No.                                :   ………………………

Subject

Grade

Subject

Grade

1.

 

6.

 

2.

 

7.

 

3.

 

8.

 

4.

 

9.

 

5.

 

10.

 

0.9     Professional  Qualifications:

Name of the Course

Duration

Institution

 

 

 

 

 

 

10.0    Experience

Name of the institution where worked

Duration

 

 

 

 

 

 

11.0    Have you ever been convicted by a Court for any criminal act  ?

             

                                               

                                               

                                               Yes                  No

                                                                                                                                                           

            (Put the mark  üin the relevant box) (If yes" Furnish particulars)

            ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..

            ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..

12.0    The certificate of Applicant

(a)    I solemnly declare that the particulars furnished by me in this application are true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. I agree to bear the loss caused by not completing some parts and/or completing erroneously the application. Furthermore, I declare that all the parts of this application have been completed accurately.

 

(b)   I am also aware that if this statement made by me is  found to be untrue before my being selected for the post, I shall be unsuitable for the post and if found after my being selected, I shall be subject to dismissal from the service.

 

(c)    I shall not change later any information mentioned herein.

 

 

 

Date :  ………………………………                                                                                                                    ……………………………………

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Signature of the Applicant