Ranchi: Jharkhand Public Service Commission (JPSC) has announced 77 vacancies for the post of Assistant Town Planner. The selected candidates will be on a probation period of two years.
The application process for the recruitment has begun and will conclude on August 10. However, the Commission will allow candidates to submit application fee through the same link till August 11, 2020.
An applicant with a graduation degree in Civil Engineering or a B.Planning degree or a B.Arch. degree or a Master of Planning degree can apply.
The applicants must be an associate member of the Institute of Town Planners (India).
The lower age limit for this position is 21 years and upper age limit is 35 years. Candidates can check the detailed recruitment advertisement for relaxation in upper age limit.
If the commission receives more than 500 applications for the recruitment, it will hold a screening test to shortlist candidates for interview.
The interview carries 20 per cent weightage. Rest 80 per cent weightage will be given to academic eligibility. The distribution of marks for academic eligibility is as follows:
Class 10 or matriculation – 10 marks
Class 12 or intermediate – 15 marks
Graduation – 25 marks
Post graduation – 30 marks
Eligible candidates can apply for the recruitment on the commission’s official website. The application fee is Rs 600 for general, OBC, and EWS category candidates. The fee is Rs 150 for reserved categories of Jharkhand state. Candidates will have to pay additional bank charges along with application fee.