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DSSSB or the Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board periodically conducts its customary recruitment process for a multiplicity of esteemed posts, including but not limited to that of a Junior Engineer. An official notice has been released announcing vacancies for the post of JE. If you aspire to attain the post, take a thorough note of the details:
DSSSB JE Recruitment 2021 At A Glance
|Organization||Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board|
|Vacant Posts||Junior Engineer|
|Total Vacancies||31 (Electrical Engineer in NDMC) + 62 (Mechanical/Electrical Engineer in Delhi Jal Board) = 93|
|Selection Process||Tier I exam, Tier II exam|
DSSSB JE Recruitment 2021 Notification
DSSSB has released the official notification for the recruitment exam of 2021 on 4 March 2021. You can view it here.
DSSSB JE Exam Dates 2021
The online application process for DSSSB JE 2021 has already ended. While the specific dates for the exam haven’t yet been finalized, you can find all the important dates here in the table below :
|Notification Date||4 March 2021|
|Online Application Starts from||15 March 2021|
|Online Application Ends on||14 April 2021|
|Tier-I Exam Date||To be notified|
|Tier-II Exam Date||To be notified|
|Result Declaration||To be notified|
Eligibility Criteria for DSSSB JE Posts
You must have a Graduate degree or a 3-year diploma in the field of Electrical or Mechanical Engineering from a government-recognized university.
The upper age limit to apply for the post of a Junior Engineer at DSSSB is 30 years.
|PH (General)||10 years|
|PH (OBC)||13 years|
|PH (SC/ST)||15 years|
|Departmental candidates with a minimum of 3 years continuous service in NCT government (Delhi)||5 years for Group B/ Up to 40 years for Group C General, 43 years for OBC candidates, and 45 years for SC/ST candidates|
DSSSB JE Exam Application Fee
The application fees for DSSSB JE 2021 are as follows:
DSSSB JE 2021 Application Form
The forms for DSSSB JE 2021 were available from 15 March 2021 to 14 April 2021. You can head here to view the notification.
Steps to Apply for DSSSB JE Recruitment 2021
If you are planning to sit for the DSSSB JE recruitment exam of 2021, here’s the application procedure you need to follow diligently:
- Go to the Official Website and click on the Career/Recruitment Page.
- Select the “New Registration” link.
- Duly fill out the application form by providing sufficient information.
- Upload requested photographs, scanned documents, and signature as asked.
- Read through your filled application form carefully and click on the Submit option.
- Pay the application fee and keep a copy of the receipt for future reference.
The admit cards for the DSSSB JE exam 2021 are yet to be released by the officials. Keep checking the official website to get access to the admit cards.
List of Vacancies
Here is an idea of the list of vacancies:
|Electrical Engineer (NDMC)||31|
|Mechanical/Electrical Engineer in Delhi Jal Board||62|
The reservation list for the DSSSB JE exam 2021 entails reserving seats for the different categories of candidates appearing for the exam. DSSSB JE exam 2021 follows the same reservation rules as mandated by the Government of India. Here is a detailed idea:
|Electrical/Mechanical Engineer in Delhi Jal Board||06||27||16||09||04||62|
|Electrical Engineer (NDMC)||8||0||15||0||8||31|
DSSSB JE Exam 2021 Selection Process
The DSSSB JE Exam 2021 takes place in the following steps:
- Tier-I exam
- Tier-II exam
DSSSB JE Exam 2021 Pattern
The exam pattern for Tier I is as follows:
|Subject||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability||20||20|
|Arithmetical and Numerical Ability||20||20|
|Hindi Language and Comprehension||20||20|
|English Language and Comprehension||20||20|
|Subject||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
The exam pattern for Tier II is as follows:
|Part||Subjects||Number of Questions||Total Marks|
|A||Subject/Qualification Related Paper||150||150|
|B||English Language and Comprehension||50||50|
DSSSB JE Exam 2021 Syllabus
|General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability||Figure Matrix Questions, Analogy, Mirror Images, Number Series, Grouping Identical Figures, Problems on Age Calculation, Coding-Decoding, Test of Direction Sense, Blood Relations, Non-Verbal Series, Venn diagram, Arguments, Alphabet Series|
|Arithmetical and Numerical Ability||Profit and Loss, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Ratio Proportions, Time and Work, Time Speed & Distance, Number Systems, Algebra, Quadratic and Linear equations, Geometry, Trigonometry, Probability, Permutation & Combination, Mensuration, Data Sufficiency, Tables, Line Charts, Bar Graph, Pie Charts, Venn Diagrams, Combination Graphs|
|English/Hindi Language and Comprehension||Antonyms, Direct and Indirect Speech, Active and Passive voice, Sentence improvement, Theme detection, Vocabulary test, Spotting errors, Idioms and phrases, Double Synonyms, Synonyms, Reconstruction of sentences, Homonyms, Deriving conclusion from the passage, Choosing the correct/incorrect sentence, One word substitution, Comprehension, Rearrangement of a sentence in paragraph, Common errors, Sentence completion, Passage completion, Choosing the appropriate filler, Transformation, Passage correction, Spelling test|
|General Awareness||Scientific Inventions and Discoveries, Geography, History, Indian Constitution, India and its neighbouring countries, Budget and 5 Year Plans, Important Economic Schemes and News, Scientific Research, Culture, Economy, Current Affairs: National and International, Sports, Knowledge of Current Events, Countries and Capitals, General Politics|
DSSSB JE 2021 Result
The dates for the declaration of results of the DSSSB JE exam 2021 is yet to be released by the officials. Keep checking the official website to know the result dates when they are uploaded.
DSSSB JE Exam 2021 Cut offs
Here is a detailed idea of the qualifying percentage required in Tier-I and Tier-II:
|OBC (resident of Delhi)||35%|
|Ex-servicemen||5% relaxation in respective categories subject to minimum 30%|
DSSSB JE Job Profile
Here’s what the DSSSB JE posts entail:
- Formulating plans and calculations
- Managing project workflow
- Providing Engineering support and when needed
- Formulating project reports
- Organizing team members
DSSSB JE Salary Details
Here’s what the salary structure for DSSSB JE posts looks like:
|Basic Pay||INR 34,000|
|Grade Pay||INR 4,600|
|Monthly Salary||INR 9,300 to INR 34,800|
|Annual Increment||For initial 4 years|
|Basic Pay after 4 years||INR 65,640|
DSSSB JE 2021 Exam Analysis
- Objective-type questions will be asked.
- The time duration of the exam is 2 hours.
- The total marks are 200, and the number of questions is 200 as well.
- Correct answers will be awarded 1 mark.
- 0.25 mark will be deducted for incorrect answers.
- The English Language and Comprehension section will include the same topics as that of Tier I but of a slightly higher level.
- Questions will be Objective-type.
DSSSB JE Recruitment 2021 Preparation Tips
If you are aspiring to bag a DSSSB JE vacant post, here are some tips to keep a note of:
- Watch movies and TV shows in abundance to enhance your vocabulary. You can also listen to audiobooks or podcasts in your leisure.
- You can solve online quizzes on quantitative ability. Additionally, I suggest you select a set number of mathematical problems to tend to on a daily basis.
- Try conversing in English with friends and family to amplify your fluency in speaking skills. Do not be afraid to make mistakes while speaking, for that is the only detractor of success.
- Select one logical reasoning exercise every day and solve it in your leisure. Logical reasoning can be quite fun to solve if you are into puzzles.
DSSSB JE Exam Question Papers
Here are a few previous years question papers for the DSSSB JE exam:
DSSSB JE Recruitment Exam Books
Here are the books to refer to for DSSSB JE preparation:
General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability:
- A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal: Arihant Publication
- Analytical Reasoning: M. K. Pandey
- Bank Clerk Reasoning Chapter-wise Solved Papers 2003 Till Date: Kiran Prakashan
Arithmetical and Numerical Ability:
- SmartBook: S. Chand
- Quantitative Aptitude: R.S. Agarwal
- Data Interpretation: Arun Sharma
- Objective Mathematics: Tarun Goyal
English Language and Comprehension:
- Objective General English: R.S. Agarwal and Vikas Agarwal
- Descriptive General English: S.P. Bakshi and Richa Sharma
- High School English Grammar and Composition: Wren & Martin
- Word Power Made Easy: Norman Lewis
- Objective General English: Arihant Publications
- English NCERT Books of 9th and 10th grade
- Lucent’s General Knowledge
- Manorama Yearbook
- Quick General Awareness by Disha Publications
- PIB (Public Information Bureau) updates
DSSSB JE 2021 Study Plan
Here's how you should plan your study hours to make the most out of them:
- Your mind should be fresh while sitting down to study. There should be as few distractions as possible.
- Divide your focus on your speaking skills and your theoretical knowledge.
- Make sure you have the previous years' papers and a few mock test centres around, to sit for practice tests.
- Keep your eyes and ears open so that you are always up to date with current affairs. This is one of the best ways to learn. Watch news channels, read newspapers and magazines.
- If reading too many books get exhausting, switch to alternative modes of learning that are more interesting: watch videos related to your study topics, find out movies and literary works pertaining to the core themes that will help you learn without sitting down and burying your head in a book.
Keep track of the DSSSB JE exam 2021 by checking the official website regularly. It will help you inch closer to your dream employment at DSSSB. Fill out the application form carefully and pay the fee in due time.
Prepare well and start early. Pay attention to details and make a note to be aware of your status quo. Go through the syllabi and exam patterns carefully to ace the DSSSB JE 2021 exam with flying colors!