Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022: New Notification Out, Check Application & Exam Dates!

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RINL Trade Apprentice Recruitment New Notification Out on 2nd August 2022! Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) which is a corporate entity of VSP (Visakhapatnam Steel Plant) has published an official notification inviting candidates for the position of “Trade Apprentice” for various Trades. The company has advertised vacancies for 10 different trades which include Fitter, Turner, Machinist, Welder (Gas & Electric), Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance(MMTM), Electrician, Carpenter, Mechanic Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (R&AC), Mechanic Diesel, Computer Operator and Programming Assistant (COPA).

  • The candidates aspiring for the Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice recruitment must be a minimum of 18 years and a maximum of 25 years of age as of 1st April 2022.
  • Any candidate with an ITI Pass and with NCVT Certificate in the concerned Trade can apply for the recruitment process.
  • The application window for Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022 is open on 2nd August 2022 and will remain open till 18th August 2022.

The detailed information about the Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022 is given in the article below

Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022 Overview
Name of Organization RASHTRIYA ISPAT NIGAM LIMITED – VISAKHAPATNAM STEEL PLANT
Official Website Vizag Steel Plant Website
Post Name Trade Apprentice
Total Vacancy 319
Notification Release Date 2nd August 2022
Date of opening of the online application portal 2nd August 2022
Last Date to Apply 18th August 2022
Admit Card Release Date To be announced
Tentative Computer-Based Test Date 4th September 2022
Mode of Exam Online
Qualification ITI Government Jobs

Download the Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Notification 2022 Here!

Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Vacancies 2022

The organization has released the official notification regarding the vacancy detail. The organization has released 319 vacancies in 10 different trades for Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022. The number of vacancies for each trade varies. The detailed vacancy of each trade is given in the table below:

S.No.

TRADE

VACANCIES

CATEGORY

Total

PWD

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

13

( * )

1

FITTER

80

34

8

22

5

11

80

2

TURNER

10

4

1

3

1

1

10

3

MACHINIST

14

6

1

4

1

2

14

4

WELDER (Gas & Electric)

40

17

4

11

2

6

40

5

MECHANIC MACHINE TOOL MAINTENANCE (MMTM)

20

8

2

6

1

3

20

6

ELECTRICIAN

65

27

7

18

4

9

65

7

CARPENTER

20

8

2

6

1

3

20

8

MECHANIC REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING (R&AC)

10

4

1

3

1

1

10

9

MECHANIC DIESEL

30

13

3

8

2

4

30

10

COMPUTER OPERATOR AND PROGRAMMING ASSISTANT (COPA)

30

13

3

8

2

4

30

TOTAL

319

134

32

89

20

44

319

 

( * ) Horizontal reservation subject to availability of candidates in the identified trades (Fitter, Electrician, Carpenter, R&AC and COPA Trades.).

How to Apply Online for Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022?

Candidates aspiring to join the organization can start applying for the Trade Apprentice posts. Candidates can apply for the positions by visiting the online website of the organization. The detailed process to apply is given below:

Direct Link to Apply for Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022

Step 1: Candidates have to register themselves first on the Apprenticeship India Website. After this registration is completed, candidates have to apply in the Apprenticeship Opportunities menu by selecting the Course(Designated), searching the relevant course (exactly as per RINL advertised trades), searching Location ( Andhra Pradesh), Search by Establishment (RINL VISAKHAPATNAM STEEL PLANT, VISAKHAPATNAM) and then select “Apply”.

Step 2: After successful registration, candidates have to take printouts of it. Then the candidates shall mention their generated registration number while applying for the Apprentices position on the Official RINL’s website. Click on the Registration Link pertaining to “Engagement of Trade Apprentices”.

Step 3: The candidate will have to fill in his/her basic details like name, category, etc., and has to create his own password in the first step of the registration process.

Step 4: He/she will receive an email/SMS on the registered number/mail id by which they have to log in with the registration number and password.

Step 5: Then the candidate has to upload his scanned photograph, signature and furnish educational qualification details, etc. and submit the application.

Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022 Application Fee 

The application fee for an unreserved, OBC, EWS candidate is Rs. 200/- (plus 18% ST). Relaxation is available for candidates belonging to reserved categories. Detailed reservation is given in the table below:

Category Application Fee
Un-Reserved(UR), OBC & EWS ₹200 (Plus GST @18%)
SC, ST & PWD ₹100 (Plus GST @18%)

Note: The Processing fee excluding GST shall be refunded to SC, ST & PWD Candidates who attend the online test.

Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Selection Process 

The recruitment of the Trade Apprentice post will be done on the marks obtained in the Computer Based Test. The minimum qualification mark for the CBT examination is 50 percentile for Unreserved and EWS and 40 percentile for SC/ST/OBC/PWD. On qualifying for the Online Computer Based Test, the list of candidates provisionally selected for document verification shall be published on the RINL website The details of the CBT exam are given below:

  • Computer Based Test shall be of Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) consisting of 4 options with one correct option.
  • There will be a total of 150 questions in the Test and the Total marks shall be 150.
  • There shall be no negative marking for wrong answers.
  • The final selection for engagement of apprentices will be based on Computer Based Test marks. The cut-off shall be 50 percentile in the case of Un-Reserved and EWS candidates, whereas it is 40 percentile in the case of SC, ST, OBC & PWD candidates in each segment. Candidates, in the order of merit category-wise and trade-wise, will be offered apprenticeships.
  • In case of a tie, the candidate older in age will be given preference in the merit list.
  • The Examination center for online Computer Based Test is at Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh only.
  • The list of candidates provisionally selected after the CBT will be called in for document verification.

Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Eligibility Criteria 2022 

Candidates appearing for the Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment examination must fulfill all the eligibility criteria. Not fulfilling any one of the eligibility criteria would constitute disqualification from the recruitment process.

Age limit (As of 1st April 2022)

Candidates applying for the examination must be a minimum of 18 years and a maximum of 25 years of age.

Age Relaxation

The candidates belonging to reserved categories will be eligible to get a relaxation in the upper age limit. The detailed relaxation is given below:

  • The upper age is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST candidates and 3 years for OBC candidates.
  • The upper age is relaxed by 10 years to PWD candidates in the specified disabilities only as mentioned below:
    • up to 15 years for SC/ST
    • up to 13 years for OBC Non-Creamy Layer PWD Candidates
  • Reservation for PWD Candidates for the Trades is COPA, Carpenter, Fitter, Electrician, and R&AC. Out of the total of 13 seats 4 Nos OH, 3 Nos VH, 3 Nos HI, and 3 in Multiple Disability.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must be ITI Pass with NCVT Certificate in the concerned Trade.

Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment Exam Dates

The important dates, as mentioned in the Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Notification are listed below and should be noted by applicants so that they do not miss any important steps, submissions, or examinations:

Exam Event Date
Notification Release Date 2nd August 2022
Date of opening of the online application portal 2nd August 2022
Last Date to Apply 18th August 2022
Tentative date of Computer Based Test 4th September 2022
Admit Card Release Date To be announced
Result Date To be announced

Hopefully, all of the applicants found this information on the Vizag Steel Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022 useful. Candidates interested in applying for these positions should first read the official announcement carefully. Candidates can use the PrepForSure App to prepare for a variety of government employment examinations.