Ministry of Shipping

Maritime Transport is a critical infrastructure for the social and economic development of a country. It influences the pace, structure and pattern of development. The Ministry of Shipping encompasses within its fold shipping and ports sectors which include shipbuilding and ship-repair, major ports, national waterways, and inland water transport. Ministry of Shipping has been entrusted with the responsibility to formulate policies and programmes on these subjects  and their implementation.

Ministry of Shipping 2019 Engineer and Ship Surveyor cum Deputy Director General (Technical) Recruitment

Engineer and Ship Surveyor cum Deputy Director General (Technical) Recruitment-2014:

Union Public Service Commission under Ministry of shipping has issued notification for recruitment of four Engineer & Ship Surveyor cum Deputy Director General (Technical). Eligible candidates can apply online till 11-13-2014

Name of the Post:

Engineer and Ship Surveyor cum Deputy Director General (Technical)

Number of Post and Reservation:














Pay scale:

Rs.15600-39100 with Grade Pay Rs. 7600/-

Age Limit:

Not exceeding 50 years as on normal closing date. Not exceeding 55 years for Scheduled Tribes Candidates and not exceeding 53 years for Other Backward Classes candidates in respect of vacancy reserved for them. Relaxable for regularly appointed Central/U.T. Government Servant up to Five years as per instructions/Orders issued by Govt. of India from time to time.

Essential Qualification:

Certificate of competency of marine Engineer Officer class-I(Steam and Motor or Combined Steam and Motor) as specified in section 78 of the Merchant Shipping Act-1958(44 of 1958) or equivalent as specified in section 86 of the said Act.


Five years service at sea of which one year service as Chief Engineer or Second Engineer.

Note-1 Certificate of competency is required to be valid as on closing date for submission of online application.

Note-2 The Qualifications are relaxable at the Commission’s discretion for reasons to be recorded in writing, in the case of candidates otherwise well qualified.

Note-3 The qualification (s) regarding experience is/are relaxable at the discretion of the Union Public Service Commission in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes, if at any stage of selection, the Union Public Service Commission is of the opinion that sufficient number of candidates from this community possessing requisite experience are not likely to be available to fill up the posts reserved for them.

Apply online:

Eligible candidate can apply online to the link which is given below

Important Date:

Closing date for submission of online recruitment application (ORA) through ORA website: 11.03.2014 by 11:59 PM

Last date for printing of completely submitted online application: 12.03.2014 by 11:59 PM

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