SSC JE 2017-18 Recruitment, Exam Dates Out - Check Exam Pattern & Syllabus

SSC JE Recruitment 2017-18, Notification :

SSC JE 2017 Vacancy Details :

  • Department Name: Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
  • Total Number of Vacancies: - 5000 (Expected)
  • Post Name: Junior Engineer (JE) (Civil, Electrical, Mechanical)
  • Job Location: All India (Based on Rank)
  • Official Site: OR
  • Type of Job: Government Jobs

Pay Scale:-

The pay scale for Junior Engineer will be accordance with department, posts and other strategies.

Post Grade Pay Gross Salary
Junior Engineer (Civil) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer (Mechanical) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer (Electrical) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer(Electrical and Mechanical) 4,200 32667 – 37119
Junior Engineer (Quantity Surveying & Contract) 4,200 32667 – 37119

SSC JE 2017 Important Dates :

Events Dates (Tentative)
Starting Date to Fill SSC JE Online Application Forms 2017 21st October 2017
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC JE 2017 Exam 17th November 2017
Offline Challan Generation Last Date Date 17th November (upto 5:00 pm)
Payment Through SBI Challan 20th November (upto 5:00 pm)
SSC JE 2017-18 Tier-I Admit Card Release Date January 2018
SSC JE Tier-I Exam Date (CBE* ) 22nd to 25th January 2018
SSC JE Tier-I Result Declaration Date  March 2018
SSC JE Tier-II Admit Card 2017-18 29th April 2018
SSC JE Tier-II Exam Date 2017-18 (DES) Update Soon
SSC JE Tier-II Result 2017-18 Update Soon

SSC JE 2017 Eligibility Criteria :

Staff Selection Commission has fixed criteria that candidates have to follow if they are interested in filling SSC JE 2017 Online Form. This educational and age limit is set by SSC department for JE Exam. The aspirants who come under the eligibility quota can fill the online application form for SSC JE 2017 vacancy. To check whether you are eligible or not, read the criteria mentioned below here:

Educational Qualification (As on 1st January 2018): The educational qualification for SSC JE recruitment will have two sub-categories. The candidates who want to apply for SSC JE Civil jobs and SSC JE Mechanical and Electrical must be eligible as:

  • Junior Engineer (Civil): CPWD – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Civil): Department of Posts – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Electrical): CPWD – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Electrical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Electrical): Department of Posts- B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Electrical engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Civil & Mechanical): Central Water Commission – B.E. / B.Tech. / Diploma in Civil/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute.
  • Junior Engineer (Electrical & Mechanical): MES – B.E. / B.Tech. in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering OR 3 years Diploma in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute and with 2 years work experience in electrical/mechanical engineering works.
  • Junior Engineer (Civil): MES – B.E. / B.Tech. in Civil Engineering OR 3 years Diploma in Civil Engineering from a recognized University/Institute and with 2 years work experience in civil engineering works.
  • Junior Engineer (QS&C): MES – B.E. / B.Tech. / 3 years Diploma in Civil engineering from a recognized University/Institute OR Passed an Intermediate examination in Building and Quantity Surveying (Sub Divisional-II) from the Institute of Surveyors (India).

SSC JE 2017 Age Limit :

Age Limit (as on 1st January 2018): The Aspirants should be between 18 to 32 years of age to apply for the SSC JE 2017 Recruitment. The relaxation in age will be applicable as per government rules in Staff Selection Commission. In SSC JE vacancy, the different posts have different age limits that are expressed here.

  • For Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical, and Mechanical), Central Water Commission and CPWD the candidate's age must be equal or less than 32 years.
  • For Junior Engineer (Civil, Electrical & Mechanical), MES candidate's age should not be exceed 30 years.
  • For Junior Engineer (Civil and Electrical), Department of Post and Junior Engineer (Surveying and contract), MES candidate's age should be between 18 to 27 years.

Note: Candidates are advised to check SSC JE 2017 Notification to get more details about age limit and age relaxation. 

SSC JE Application Form 2017 :

The SSC Junior Engineer 2017 Application Form online submission process has been started from 21th October and it will be closed on 17th November 2017. Candidates need to visit the official website for more details. Candidates are advised to apply online for SSC Junior Engineer examination before the last date because after closing the candidates will not apply for it. Therefore, candidates are advised to apply online till 17th November 2017.

  • As a first step, the candidates are supposed to register them online on the website and fill out the application form within the time period provided.
  • Only online applications are required to be submitted at the official website for SSC JE 2017 Recruitment process.
  • Only one online application is permitted to be submitted by an applicant for the posts of Junior Engineer (Civil, Mechanical & Electrical & Quantity Surveying & Contract).
  • Consequently, the applicants are recommended to exercise due persistence at the time of filling their application forms.
  • At the time of appearing in examination, the candidates will be compulsory to submit a SSC JE 2017 Application From that he has submitted only one application.
  • In case of multiple applications, the last application for which Part-I and Part-II registration have been completed will be accepted.

Check SSC JE 2017 Official Notification - Click Here 

Fill SSC JE 2017 Application FormClick Here (Closed Now)

SSC JE 2017 Exam Pattern :

SSC JE 2017 Examination will take place in 2 stages. The examination will be organized based on the latest pattern decided by Staff Selection Commission. The paper first will be of 200 marks whereas paper second will carry 300 marks. Total 1/4th marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

SSC JE 2017 Exam Pattern:-

Paper Subjects Max. Marks Duration Of Exam
Paper - I (MCQs) General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 2 Hours
General Awareness 50
Part A- General Engineering (civil & structural) 100
Part B- General Engineering (electrical)
Part C- General Engineering (mechanical)
Paper - II (Conventional) Part A- General Eng. (civil & structural) 300 2 Hours
Part B- General Eng. (electrical)
Part C- General Eng. (mechanical)

According to the examination pattern of SSC JE by Staff Selection Commission, the appearing applicants for the post of JE (civil), JE (quantity surveying & contract) should attempt Part A (civil & structural) of paper I & II.

On the other hand appearing aspirants for JE (electrical) need to attempt Part B (electrical) & the candidates appearing for JE (mechanical) have to attempt Part C (mechanical) of Paper I & II.

SSC JE 2018 Selection Procedure :

Candidates can download SSC JE syllabus from the official site in PDF format. The syllabus is the key element in being posted in SSC department for Junior Engineer (JE) post.

SSC Junior Engineer 2017-18 Selection Process

There will be two stages for the selection of candidates. The candidates will have to obtained passing at least passing marks for being selected in SSC JE posts. These two stages are given below:

Stage 1: Computer Based Test

  • Computer Based Test (CBT) will be organized for Paper-I.
  • The Paper-I of SSC JE will be of Objective type.
  • The paper first will carry 200 marks in total containing General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness,
  • Part A: General Engineering (Civil and Structural)
  • Part B: General Engineering (Electrical) and
  • Part C: General Engineering (Mechanical)
  • Applicants who are shortlisted on the basis of performance in Paper-I will be called for Paper –II (Conventional Type)
  • The Paper –I will be conducted from 22nd to 25th Janaury 2018

Stage 2: Written Examination

  • The Paper II will be conventional type
  • The paper second will carry total 300 marks.
  • Part A: General Engineering (Civil and Structural)
  • Part B: General Engineering (Electrical)
  • Part C: General Engineering (Mechanical)

The Final assortment of applicants will be confirmed on the basis of the marks obtained by the aspirants in both Paper-I and Paper-II. The preferences of the posts entered by the candidates will also be given due prominence. Provision to the departments will be completed on the basis of merit.

SSC JE Admit Card 2017-18 :

SSC Junior Engineer Admit Card 2017-18 will be released by the Staff Selection Commission for Tier-I before 10 to 15 days of examination region wise.

SSC JE Cut Off 2017-18 :

SSC will organise the JE (Junior Engineer) Paper-I examination in all over India. Here, we have given the expected SSC JE Cut off 2017 for the Paper-I, which will help you to know that how many marks you should get to clear the examination. The applicants will appear in SSC JE Paper-I examination can check SSC JE cut off marks from here. The expected cut off is the criteria to shortlist eligible candidates for SSC JE paper.

SSC JE Cut off 2017 for Paper-I (Expected)


Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Cut Off

Civil Engineering Cut Off



















SSC JE Result 2017-18 :

SSC JE Paper-I exam will be conducted from 22nd to 25th January 2018, candidates will be able to check SSC JE 2017 Result for the Tier-I exam in March / April 2018. However, SSC will declare the result in PDF format, so candidates will have to check their roll number and name in the PDF for their result status. The SSC JE Result 2017-18 will be declared on the official website of SSC after 2 or 3 months of examination. Candidates are advised to keep in touch with us, we are trying to give all the regular updates here, related to SSC JE results. 

SSC JE Previous Year Papers :

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