SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Application Form

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Application Form for total 104 Junior Engineer (Civil) vacancies advertisement has been publish today.

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Application Form

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016

SPSC Recruitment 2016 Advertisement Notification Application Form www.spscskm.gov.in for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil) this is the Latest Job & Careers opportunities in Sikkim Public Service Commission. Sikkim Public Service Commission has recently publish an advertisement notification for Junior Engineer (Civil) Posts vacancies jobs opening for August 2016.

Applications are invited from the eligible local candidates for filling up of 104 (one hundred
and four) posts of Junior Engineer (Civil) on temporary regular basis in PB-2 of Rs. 9300-34800 plus grade pay of Rs.3800/- under Roads & Bridges Department, Government of Sikkim by Direct Recruitment in terms of Notification No: 11/ R&B dated:11/08/2016.

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Vacancies in SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016

Total vacancies in Sikkim Public Service Commission (SPSC) Junior Engineer (Civil) post details are given below.

                   Name Of the Post

               Number of Vacancies
Junior Engineer (Civil)


Category wise Vacancies




Bhutia Lepcha

Bhutia Lepcha (Women)


Bhutia Lepcha ( Below poverty line)

Other Backward Classes – Central List


Other Backward Classes – Central List (Women)

Other Backward Classes – Central List (Below poverty line)


Other Backward Classes – State List

Other Backward Classes – State List (Women)


Other Backward Classes – State List (Below poverty line)

Scheduled Tribe


Scheduled Tribe (Women)

Scheduled Tribe (Below Poverty line)


Schedule Caste

Schedule Caste (Women)


Schedule Caste (Below poverty line)

Primitive Tribe


Primitive Tribe (Women)



SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Eligibility

Minimum educational qualification for SPSC Recruitment 2016 for the Junior Engineer (Civil) posts is given below.

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering (LCE) from a recognized Engineering Institution or equivalent and above.
  • In accordance with Notification No: 44/GEN/DOP dt: 27.10.2015 candidates who are in the final/semester of the prescribed course shall be accepted provided such candidates have cleared all the previous semesters at the time of submission of applications and subject to submission of the final year results on or before the date specified by the Sikkim Public Service Commission before interview. Non-submission of the proof of essential educational qualification by prescribed date shall make the application of such candidates liable to be rejected without assigning any reason thereof.

Other requisites:-

  • Candidate must be in possession of either Sikkim Subject Certificate or Identification Certificate issued by the Competent Authority under relevant orders of the State Government.
  • Should have knowledge of any of the State Language viz.
  • Should have valid Local Employment Card.
  • Should be conversant with the customs and usages of Sikkim.

Age Limit

  • Should have attained the age of 18 years, but should not have exceeded 30 years as on 31/07/2016.
  • The upper age limit for the candidates belonging to Bhutia – Lepcha, Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes (Limboo – Tamang), Primitive Tribe is 35 years, Other Backward Classes (Central List) is 34 years and Other Backward Classes (State List) is 33 vide Notification No. M(135)/12/GEN/DOP dated 27th May, 2015.
  • The upper age limit for the candidates belonging to Bhutia – Lepcha, Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes (Limboo – Tamang), Primitive Tribe is 35 years, Other Backward Classes (Central List) is 34 years and Other Backward Classes (State List) is 33 vide Notification No. M(135)/12/GEN/DOP dated 27th May, 2015.

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Selection Process

  • There will be a written examination and interview for the selection of suitable candidates. No TA/DA is admissible for attending the examination/ Interview.

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Exam Pattern | Syllabus 2016

Syllabus for written examination

Civil Engineering

300 marks
General Knowledge

50 marks


50 marks

400 marks

Viva- Voce

50 marks

The Written examination will consist of 2 papers. Objective type/Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) based on OMR sheet and conventional mode.







(General English) Conventional & MCQ.

General Knowledge (MCQ)


2.00 HRS


CIVIL ENGINEERING Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) 100







Paper-I: General English & General Knowledge (Objective & Subjective)- 100 marks. – Time – 2 hrs.


  • (i) General English: – Candidate will be required to answer questions designed to test their understanding of English language. The patterns of question would be broadly as follows :
    (a) Comprehension of given passage.
    (b) Usages of words and vocabulary
    (c) Preparation of Report Writing.
  • (ii) General Knowledge: (Objective) – Knowledge of current events of the State, National and International Importance, Civil Engineering related issues.


Objective/Multiple Choice Questions

100 marks

200 marks




  • 1. Strength of Materials:- Simple Stress and Strain, Elastic constants, axially loaded
    compression members. Shear force and bending moment, theory of simple bending. Shear Stress distribution across cross sections, Beams of uniform strength. Deflection of beams Macaulay’s method, Mohr’s Moment area method, Conjugate beam method, unit load
    method. Elastic stability of columns, Euler’s, Rankine’s and Secant formulae.
  • 2. Engineering Materials:- Physical properties of construction materials with respect to their use in construction – Stones, Bricks and Tiles; Lime, Cement, different
    types of Mortars and Concrete./Specific use of ferro cement, fibre reinforced CC, High strength concrete./ Use and selection of materials for specific use like Low Cost Housing,
    Mass Housing, High Rise Buildings./ Timber: Different types and species of structural timber, properties, density-moisture relationship, strength in different directions, defects, influence of defects on permissible stress, preservation, dry and wet rots, codal provisions for design, common preservation treatments, Plywood./ Bricks: Types, Indian Standard classification, absorption, saturation factor, strength in masonry, influence of mortar strength on masonry strength./ Cement: Compounds of, different types, setting times, strength./ Cement Mortar: Ingredients, proportions, water demand, mortars for
    plastering and masonry.
  • Concrete Technology:- Concrete: Importance of Water Cement Ratio, Selection of Sand and Stone, Strength, ingredients including admixtures, workability, testing for strength, elasticity.
  • Construction:- Masonry principles using Brick, stone, Blocks — construction
    detailing and strength characteristics,/Types of plastering, pointing, flooring, roofing and construction features,/Common repairs in buildings, Principles of functional planning of
    building for residents and specific use, Building code provisions,
  • SURVEYING:- Classification of surveys, scales, accuracy; Common methods, Measurement of distances – direct and indirect methods; and instruments for distance and angle measurement for CE work – their use in plane table, traverse survey, leveling work, layout survey for building works, setting up of curves, optical and electronic devices;
    Measurement of directions, prismatic compass, local attraction; Theodolites ( Digital and non-digital) – types; Measurement of elevations – Spirit and trigonometric levelling; Relief representation; Contours; Digital elevation modelling concept;
  • HYDROLOGY:- Hydrological cycle, precipitation, evaporation and related data analyses, PMP, precipitation, Evaporation and transpiration, infiltration, overland flow, unit and synthetic hydrograph, Floods and their management, flood frequency analysis, Streams and their gauging.
  • STRUCTURAL ANALYSIS:- Unsymmetrical bending: Moment of inertia, product of inertia, position of Neutral Axis and Principle axes, calculation of bending stresses and shear stress./ Analysis of determinate structures – different methods including
    graphical methods.
  • Design of R.C.C. Structure, steel structure, masonry structure  a. Design of Reinforced Cement Concrete and Masonry Structures: – Reinforced Concrete: Working Stress method of design – Recommendations of I.S. codes, Design of one way Slabs, simple and continuous beams of rectangular, T and L sections. Compression members under direct load with or without eccentricity./ Cantilever type retaining walls./ Water tanks: Design requirements for Rectangular resting on ground. b. DESIGN OF STEEL STRUCTURES:- Structural Steel: Factors of safety and load factors. Principles of working stress method. Riveted, bolted and welded connections. Design of tension and compression members. c. DESIGN OF MASONRY STRUCTURES:- Design of brick masonry as per I.S. Codes. Design of stone masonry structures including retaining walls.
  • CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT, PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT:- Concreting Equipment: Weight Batcher, Mixer, vibrator, batching plant, concrete pump./ Earthwork Equipment: Power shovel, hoe, dozer, dumper, trailers and tractor, rollers, sheep foot rollers, pumps.

Irrigation Engineering

  • Water requirements of crops: consumptive use, duty and delta, irrigation methods and their efficiencies.
  • Canals: Distribution systems for canal irrigation, canal capacity, canal losses, alignment of main and distributory canals, most efficient section, lined canals.
  • Water logging: causes and control salinity.
  • Canal structures: Description of head regulators, canal falls, aqueducts, metering flumes and canal outlets.
  • Diversion headwork: Description of weirs of permeable and impermeable foundation, energy dissipation.
  • Storage works: Types of dams.
  • Spillways: Spillway types, energy dissipation.


  • WATER SUPPLY ENGINEERING:- Sources of supply, yields, design of intakes and conductors; Estimation of demand; impurities of water and their significance, Water quality standards, Control of Water-borne diseases; Primary and secondary treatment; Water treatment principles of coagulation, flocculation and sedimentation; slow-; rapid-, pressure-, filters; chlorination, softening, removal of taste, odour and salinity.
  • Conveyance and distribution systems of treated water, leakages and control; Rural water supply; Institutional and industrial water supply.
  • WASTE WATER ENGINEERING:- Urban rain water disposal; Systems of sewage collection and disposal; Description of sewers and sewerage systems; pumping;
    Characteristics of sewage and its treatment, Working principles, units, chambers. sedimentation tanks, trickling filters. oxidation ponds. activated sludge process, septic tank. disposal of sludge. recycling of wastewater.
  • Disposal of products of sewage treatment, Plumbing Systems; Rural and semi-urban sanitation.
  • SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT:- Sources, classification, collection and disposal in rural and urban contexts.
  • AIR AND NOISE POLLUTION AND ECOLOGY:- Sources and effects of air pollution, monitoring of air pollution; Noise pollution and standards.


  • Soil Type and structure – gradation and particle size distribution – consistency limits.
  • Properties of soils, classification and interrelationship; Compaction behavior, methods of compaction and their choice, Laboratory and field tests,
  • Earth pressure theory and analysis for retaining walls, Bearing capacity of soil – stability of slope of earth walk.


  • Types of foundations, Selection criteria for foundation of structures, bearing capacity, settlement, Types of piles and their layout. Foundations on expansive soils, foundation on swelling soils


  • Principles of Highway alignment and classification and geometric design elements and standards for Roads, horizontal and vertical,-curves, grade separation; Materials and construction methods for different surfaces and maintenance. Pavement structure for flexible and rigid pavements – Standards of materials for stabilized soil, WBM, Base course, Sub-base course, bituminous works and rigid pavement, Drainage.
  • Typical construction methods, Surface and sub-surface drainage arrangements for roads – culvert structures. Types of bridges and their selection.


  • Basic principles of detailed and approximate estimating – specification writing and rate analysis principles of valuation of real property
  • Estimation of masonry wall, RCC structure, earthwork, pipeline, steel structure, road pavement and drainage. and preparation of cost estimate.


  • Drawing of masonry wall. RCC structure, pipeline, water retaining structure, road pavement, Water Treatment Plant, Sewage disposal system, Sewage Treatment Plant, different type of Bridges, longitudinal drainage, cross drain and reinforcement details of all the related structures.

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Advertisement

SPSC Junior Engineer Civil Recruitment 2016 Application Form

  • Applicants need to submit all the required documents. However, the applicant should ensure that they are qualified on the date of application in all respect. Applicants will not be intimated by the SPSC for any discrepancy or disqualification at personal level. However, those applicants whose forms are found to be incomplete in any manner will be summarily rejected, so all applicants are advised to ensure that they are qualified for the post.
  • Details of examination pattern/examination rules and syllabus can be seen in our official website www.spscskm.gov.in.
  • Those candidates who had applied for the post of J.E. (Civil) in the Sikkim Public Service
    Commission as per our earlier advertisement No. 15/SPSC/2015 dated: 21.03.2015, need not apply again. But they should submit all relevant documents and should confirm their status if they are applying as direct candidate.
  • The candidates should downloaded Application form from www.spscskm.gov.in The
    form should be filled up by the candidate himself/herself and submitted in the office of the Sikkim Public Service Commission on any working day between 10:30 a.m. to 03:00 p.m. on production of original Bank Receipt of State Bank of Sikkim, for Rs. 150/- credited to ‘0051-SPSC’. The amount so deposited shall not be refunded or adjusted against any other purpose.
Last date for submission of filled-in application form is 30/09/2016.
  • Complete application form accompanied by (1) attested copies of Class X Mark
    sheets/Certificate containing Date of Birth. (2) Diploma Mark Sheet/ Diploma Certificate awarded by the Board/University (3) Valid Local Employment Card issued by the appropriate authority of the Government of Sikkim, (4) Certificate of Identification/Sikkim Subject Certificate (5) Category Certificate and (6) No Objection Certificate from the Appointing Authority/ Head of Department. (7) Martial Status. The application should reach the Secretary, Sikkim Public Service Commission, Old Tourism Office, M.G.Marg, Gangtok by hand or by post on or before 30/09/2016.
  • No application forms submitted after 03:00 p.m. on 30/09/2016 will be accepted. SPSC will not be responsible for late receipt of application due to postal delay or otherwise.

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