GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant 2021 – Apply For 119 Posts

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GSECL Plant Attendant Exam Postponed! The Gujarat State Electricity Corpn. Ltd. has released a recruitment notification for the post of Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant. A total of 119 vacancies have been released for the GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Recruitment 2021. The interested candidates need to apply on the GSECL Official Website.

  • The GSECL will be accepting online applications between 25th August to 14th September 2021.
  • The candidates who have completed a full-time Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical engineering and possess the knowledge of the Gujarati language are eligible to apply.
  • The selection of the applicants shall be done on the basis of an online exam which shall include multiple-choice questions.

GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment 2021 Overview

Hiring Organization

Gujarat State Electricity Corpn. Ltd


Vidyut Sahayak (Plant Attendant)



Starting for online applications

25th August 2021

Deadline for online applications

14th September 2021, 06:00pm

Exam Date

17 January to 21 January 2022 Postponed

State Gujarat Government Jobs

GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment 2021 Notification Download PDF

GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Updates

13th January 2022: GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Exam Postponed!

The GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Exam has been postponed due to the current situation of COVID 19. The new exam dates will be released soon. Check the official notice below.

Check GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Exam Postponed Notice

4th January 2022: GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Admit Card!

The Gujarat State Electricity Corpn. Ltd. has released the admit card for the Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant on its official website. GSECL Exam will be conducted from 17 January to 21 January 2022.

GSECL Admit Card Download Link

GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Vacancy 2021

A total of 119 vacancies have been released for the GSECL Plant Attendant recruitment 2021. Out of the total, 69 vacancies are released for Plant Attendant Mechanical and 50 are released for Plant Attendant Electrical posts. The category-wise distribution of vacancies are as follows:



























*Note: Out of 119 vacancies, 08 positions are reserved for PwD candidates. If category-wise candidates are not available then PwD vacancy will be filled in by interchangeability from available PwD candidates as per merit base.

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GSECL Plant Attendant Apply Online 2021

The online application process for the GSECL Plant Attendant recruitment will start from 25th August 2021 and shall remain active till 14th September 2021 (06.00 P.M). The interested candidates can follow the steps given below.

Direct Link to Apply for GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment

Step 1: Proceed to the GSECL official website.

Step 2: Click on the application link for GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment.

Step 3: Candidates first need to complete their registration.

Step 4: Login and submit all the required details to fill the application form.

Step 5: Upload the required scanned copies of documents in the prescribed format. The candidates can use the PrepForSure Resize Tool.

Step 6: Proceed to the application fee payment.

Step 7: Submit the completely filled application form and download/save it for future reference.

GSECL Plant Attendant Application Fee

The candidates can pay the application fees through online mode i.e. Credit/Debit Card or Internet Banking. The category-wise application fee is as follows:


Application Fee



ST, SC & PwD


GSECL Plant Attendant Eligibility Criteria 2021

The eligibility criteria for the GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment 2021 have been defined on the grounds of educational qualification, age limit, etc.

A. GSECL Plant Attendant Educational Qualification


Educational Qualification

Vidyut Sahayak (Plant Attendant Gr.-I – Mechanical)

Full time Diploma (Mechanical) in regular mode from a recognized University duly approved by UGC/AICTE with a minimum of 55% in last year / 5th & 6th semester.

Vidyut Sahayak (Plant Attendant Gr.-I – Electrical)

Full time Diploma (Electrical) in regular mode from a recognized University duly approved by UGC/AICTE with minimum 55% in last year / 5th & 6th semester

Knowledge of Gujarati is essential besides the above mentioned educational criteria.

*Note: B.E./B.Tech. degree holders need not apply.

B. GSECL Plant Attendant Age Limit(As of 25.08.2021)

The upper age limit shall be 35 years (40 for reserved & EWS category candidates). The relaxations in the upper age limit shall be applicable to the following categories:


Age Relaxations


5 years


10 years

Ex. Armed Force Personnel

10 years

Dependent of Retired Employee of GUVNL & Subsidiaries

Upto age of 40 years (Consider only on submission of undertaking)

C. Domicile

A minimum of 85% of representation in selection will be of local residents of Gujarat State. The candidate shall have to submit the Domicile Certificate of being a resident of Gujarat State if he/she claims an appointment under the 85% quota.

GSECL Plant Attendant Selection Process 2021

The candidates will first have to appear for the online examination. The candidates who shall successfully clear the online exam will be called for verification of documents and medical examination before the final appointment. Hence, the selection process of GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment includes:

  1. Online Exam
  2. Document Verification & Pre-employment medical test

GSECL Plant Attendant Syllabus for 2021

The syllabus of technical topics of the Written test of GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment is given below. The general topics like Gujarati Grammar, English Language, General Knowledge & Computer Knowledge includes a generic syllabus.




  • Mechanics
  • Theory of Machine
  • Strength of Materials
  • Mechanical Measuring Instruments
  • Pneumatics & Hydraulics
  • Production Design
  • Engineering Drawing & Design/Design Calculation
  • Manufacturing Processes (Drilling, Milling, Boring) / Manufacturing Technology
  • Manufacturing Processes/Heat & Surface Treatment, Heat & Mass Transfer
  • Metrology and Measurements/Tolerance Limits, Fits
  • Thermal Engineering/Power Plant Engineering. 


  • Electrical Basics
  • Electrical Engineering Materials
  • DC Machine, AC Machine & Transformer
  • Analog Circuits/Electronics
  • Electrical Measurements & Measuring Instruments
  • Control System
  • Digital Electronics
  • Generation, Transmission & distribution of Electrical Power
  • Circuit Theory
  • Network theory
  • Microprocessor
  • Power Electronics & Drives. 

General Knowledge

  • India & Gujarat Current Affairs
  • Indian Parliament.
  • Civics
  • Public Administration & Indian Constitution.
  • Gujarat History & Culture
  • Tourism
  • Literature.
  • Sports.
  • Rivers, Lakes and Seas.
  • Countries and Capitals.
  • Famous Places in India.
  • Important Days & Dates.
  • Biology.
  • Indian History.
  • Geography.
  • Indian Politics.
  • General Science.
  • Indian Economy.
  • Environmental Issues.
  • Inventions and Discoveries.
  • Famous Books & Authors.

Gujarati Grammar

  • Translation of Sentences
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Antonyms
  • Grammar
  • Error Detection
  • Synonyms
  • Comprehension Passages
  • Vocabulary etc

English Grammar

  • Idioms and Phrases.
  • Error Correction (Phrase in Bold).
  • Sentence Improvement.
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part).
  • Passage Completion.
  • Sentence Completion.
  • Joining Sentences.
  • Sentence Arrangement.
  • Prepositions.
  • Active Voice and Passive Voice
  • Substitution.
  • Fill in the blanks.
  • Antonyms & Synonyms.
  • Spotting Errors.
  • Para Completion

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GSECL Plant Attendant Exam Pattern 2021

  • The questions will be asked in English & Gujarati language only.
  • A total of 100 questions shall be asked for 100 marks.
  • There shall be a negative marking system and 1/4th mark for every wrong answer.




Gujarati Language & Grammar



General Knowledge



English knowledge



Computer Knowledge



Mechanical/Electrical Stream






GSECL Plant Attendant Exam Dates 2021

Important dates for the recruitment as per the GSECL Plant Attendant Notification are given below. Check the table below for details.


Exam Dates

Online Application Process Start Date

25th August 2021

Online Application Process End Date

14th September 2021 at 06:00 pm

Online Exam Date

17 January to 21 January 2022 Postponed

Online Exam Result Date

To be Announced

Final Merit List Date

To be Announced

GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Admit Card 2021

GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Admit Cards are released on the official website. Candidates can download their Admit Cards from the official website of GSECL by following the steps written below.

Step 1: Open the official website of GSECL

Step 2: Search for the GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment Notification on the Home page.

Step 3: Look for the “Download Admit Card” link under the desired Recruitment and click on it.

Step 4: Login with your application number & date of birth in the login setup that appears and submit

Step 5: Click on the download admit card option to download and save it. Then take a printout as you need to hard copy in the exam center as well as for future references.

GSECL Plant Attendant Salary Details

Finally appointed candidates under the GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment are entitled to a fixed Remuneration of Rs.17,500/- per month for the 1st Year, Rs.19,000/- for the second year, and for the 3rd, 4th, and 5th year it shall be Rs.20,500/-. No other allowance or benefits would be provided. However, Reimbursement of TA/DA as per GSO-333 dated 03.02.2003 would be admissible.

Career Prospective 

The selected Plant Attendants will be initially appointed for the period of five years as GSECL Vidyut Sahayak (Plant Attendant Gr.-I). On satisfactory completion of five years as Vidyut Sahayak, they will be considered for appointment to the post of Plant Attendant Gr.-I on the regular establishment, on the pay scale of Rs. 26000- 56600.

GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Previous Year Cut Off 

Cut-off marks for a particular year of GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment are decided by the experts keeping in mind the following factors: Number of vacancies, Number of applications, the standard of the question paper, Previous year cut-off trends in GSECL, Reservation of seats, etc. Candidates need to mandatorily score the cut-off mark to be eligible for further rounds of the selection process i.e., the document verification & Medical tests.

GSECL Plant Attendant Cut Off Marks for 2021 Recruitment is as given below.

Minimum Qualifying Marks for GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant


Minimum Marks

General (UR)/EWS


SC/ST/PwD/OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)


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GSECL Plant Attendant Answer Key 2021

After completion of all the sessions of the GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment Exam, the candidates can view the provisional Answer Key from the official website and if any error is found, objections can be raised on payment of Fees within 3 days of publishing of the provisional key. If any such objections are received, the same will be put up before subject experts for review and then the final answer key will be released which will be referred to while making the merit list.

GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment Preparation Tips 2021

  • Decide a study plan as per the syllabus and exam pattern of the GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant exam in such a way that all the topics are covered and also you can prioritize important and difficult topics to complete first.
  • Include breaks for relaxation in between the study schedule which is very important for efficient preparation.
  • The weightage of technical subjects is the highest, so make sure to clear the concepts thoroughly from basics to advanced level.
  • Revision is very important so make short notes while studying so that you can revise them whenever possible.
  • Aspirants can solve the GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant previous year papers and mock tests and test papers to have better time management skills and amplify their performance abilities.

GSECL Plant Attendant Best Books 2021

Below are the best books to prepare for the GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant written exam.

Sr. No.




Lucent’s General Knowledge

Binary Karn


Objective General English

S.P. Bakshi


Samanya Vigyan (Gujarati)

Ajay Patel – Sanjay Paghdal


Computer Knowledge for Competitive Exams

Dr. P.K. Pandey


Objective Electrical Technology

V.K. Mehta & Rohit Mehta, S.Chand Publications


Objective Mechanical Engineering 

P.K. Mishra

GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant Result 2021

GSECL Plant Attendant Result will be released on the official website of GSECL after all the sessions of the Online Written test are conducted. Follow the steps described below to know how to check your results.

Step 1: Visit the official website GSECL.

Step 2: Search and click on the GSECL Vidyut Sahayak Plant Attendant result link from the home page.

Step 3: Enter the login details in the login setup window that appears and click on submit to view your result.

Step 4: Finally download the GSECL Plant Attendant Result PDF which will be required further in the recruitment process.

The merit list of the shortlisted candidates can be downloaded in the same way as mentioned above. Press CTRL + F to check if your name/ roll number is included in the list or not.

Resolution of Tie Case

If two or more candidates score equal marks in GSECL Plant Attendant Written Exam, they will be placed in merit according to their –

  • Date of birth i.e. elder will be kept in priority to younger 
  • If the date of birth is also found to be the same, then they will be kept in priority according to the alphabet seniority of the name.

GSECL Plant Attendant Documents to be Submitted

Candidates need to submit the following documents in original as well as self-attested photocopies as and when asked by the GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment Board.

  • Online application form along with two recent passport size photographs affixed on the space provided on the application form. 
  • School Leaving Certificate, All Mark-sheets of Diploma, Certificate from the Institute/University mentioning percentage marks obtained in the case grading system, Degree Certificate & Caste (SC/ST/SEBC/EWS)/Disability Certificate issued by authority of Gujarat State.
  • In the case of SEBC candidates, the latest Non-Creamy Layer Certificate issued in Gujarati and EWS candidates, latest Income and Assets Certificate issued by the Competent Authority of Gujarat State.
  • In the case of PWD Candidates, a Valid Certificate of Civil Surgeon is required. (Showing % of Disability). 
  • In the case of Ex. Armed Force Personnel, necessary valid certificates needs to be submitted
  • Affidavit for the genuineness of documents 
  • Affidavit for not having BE/B.Tech Degree
  • In case of Dependent of Retired Employee of GUVNL and Subsidiary Companies, Relieving Order or Certificate issued to the employee.
  • In the case of widow applicants, the death certificate of the husband and an undertaking that the applicant has not re-married.
  • NOC from present employer, If applicable.
  • Domicile certificate for candidate belonging to Gujarat State.
  • Identification Proof (Voter ID/Pan Card/Aadhar Card/Driving License etc.)
  • Residential Address Proof in form of Electricity Bill/Telephone Bill/Ration Card etc.
  • Any other such Certificate/document as applicable. 

Hopefully, this article on the GSECL Plant Attendant Recruitment 2021 was helpful for all the readers. The interested candidates must go through the official notification thoroughly before applying. The readers can prepare for various engineering job exams by downloading the PrepForSure App.