GOVERNMENT OF INDIA, DEPARTMENT OF SPACE
INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANISATION
ISRO TELEMETRY TRACKING AND COMMAND NETWORK (ISTRAC/ISRO)
BENGALURU-560058

Advt.No.ISTRAC:01:2019
27th July, 2019

Recruitment of Technician-B and Technical Assistant at ISTRAC Lucknow & Portblair

CANDIDATES ARE ADVISED NOT TO TAKE COGNIZANCE OF FAKE OFFER OF APPOINTMENT FOR JOB IN ISRO


ISRO Telemetry, Tracking & Command Network (ISTRAC) is the lead facility of ISRO. ISTRAC is the premier ground segment solution provider for ISRO's satellite and launch vehicle missions. As a part of this, ISTRAC operates Spacecraft Control Centres, TTC Ground Station Networks, Deep Space Network, Ground Segment for Navigation mission, which includes a precise timing facility, Space Science Data Centre among other things. In addition, ISTRAC performs host of other activities including Development of Radars, Search and Rescue Operations and hub services for Satellite Communication Networks. ISTRAC also provides TTC support for missions of other space agencies.

ISTRAC invites on-line applications for the following temporary posts at its Facility at Lucknow & Portblair respectively, which are likely to be continued indefinitely:


IMPORTANT NOTICE: ATTENTION TO THE APPLICANTS ON SUBMISSION OF CHALLAN

To get the on-line application form, please CLICK ON THE POST NAME which you would like to apply for:
Technician-B at Lucknow
Post Number Discipline/Field No. of vacancies UnReserved/
Reserved for
Essential minimum qualification Mode of Selection Application Status
TE01 Electronics-Mechanic
01

UR-01

SSLC/SSC/Matriculation + ITI/ NTC/ NAC in Electronics Mechanic trade from NCVT Written Test
and
Skill Test (Curriculum based) at
Lucknow 
Status
TE04 Electrical
01 OBC-01 SSLC/SSC/Matriculation + ITI/ NTC/ NAC in Electrical trade from NCVT Written Test
and
Skill Test (Curriculum based) at
Lucknow 
Status

Technician-B at Portblair
Post Number Discipline/Field No. of vacancies UnReserved/
Reserved for
Essential minimum qualification Mode of Selection Application Status
TE02 Fitter 01 ST-01 SSLC/SSC/Matriculation + ITI/ NTC/ NAC in Fitter trade from NCVT Written Test
and
Skill Test (Curriculum based) at
Portblair
Status

Technical Assistant at Portblair
Post Number Discipline/Field No. of vacancies UnReserved/
Reserved for
Essential minimum qualification Mode of Selection Application Status
TA02 Electronics 01 OBC-01 Diploma with First Class in Electronics/ Electronics and Communication Engineering / Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering/ Electronics and Telecommunucations Engineering from recognized Institutions/ Board/ University Written Test
and
Skill Test (Curriculum based) at
Portblair
Status

To Print Challan and Application Form:


Abbrevations Used:


UR - Unreserved; OBC - Other Backward Class; ST - Scheduled Tribe


1. Age Limit:


For all the above posts: 18 -35 years as on as on closing date of application. (For SC and ST Candidates 40 Years and for OBC candidates 38 Years, where posts are reserved in respective categories).
Central Govt. Servants, Ex-servicemen; Persons With Disabilities (PWD); Widows; Divorced Women and Women judicially separated from their husbands and who are not remarried, Meritorious Sportsperson are eligible for age relaxation as per extant Govt. of India orders.


2.Pay and Allowances for the above posts:

Name of the Post
Pay Level in Pay Matrix Approx. Gross Emoluments
Technican-B Level -3 Rs.21,700/- plus
HRA, DA and Transport Allowance as applicable
Technical Assistant Level -7 Rs.44,900/- plus
HRA, DA and Transport Allowance as applicable

3. Emolument and Other Benefits


In addition, House Rent Allowance [HRA], Transport Allowance at the prescribed rates in force at the place of posting will be paid for those who are not availing Departmental Housing and Transport facility, respectively. The employees will be governed by the National Pension System (NPS). The Organisation provides for excellent growth potential for the right individuals through its performance review system which ensures that a good performer gets the promotion. On employment in ISRO, other facilities are available such as medical facilities for self and dependents, subsidized canteen, limited housing facility for fresh entrants in lieu of HRA, Leave Travel Concession, Group Insurance, advance for construction of house, etc. as per Central Government orders

4. Selection Process:


The Written Test will be conducted only for the Screened-In candidates. Based on the written test scores, required no. of candidates alone shall be called for skill test. Written Test will be conducted in such a way that theoretical and practical knowledge of the candidate is tested covering both breadth and depth of the prescribed curriculum. The skill test will be purely on "go no-go" basis and marks obtained in the skill test will not be considered for selection. The skill test will be evaluated on a 100-point scale with minimum 60% for qualification. From amongst candidates who qualify in the skill test with minimum 60% marks, empanelment will be done in the order of marks obtained in the written test. In case of a tie in the written scores, the academic scores of the notified qualification will be the tie-breaker.

5.How to apply:


The application for on-line registration will be hosted in the ISTRAC web-site www.istrac.gov.in during the period from 29.07.2019 to 19.08.2019 Candidates may visit our website to register their applications on-line between 29.07.2019 to 19.08.2019 12:00 Hrs. (IST). Applications will be received through on-line only. Upon registration, applicants will be provided with an on-line Registration Number, which should be carefully preserved for future reference.

a) The following files/documents in soft copies are mandatory requirements to complete the online application process:
*** Colour Passport size Photograph (JPG/JPEG file of max. 100 KB).

b) E-mail ID of the applicant will have to be provided in the on-line application correctly and compulsorily (Hall tickets/ Call letters for written test/skill test for those who will be screened-in will be sent by email only).

c) The candidates who are already employed under Central/State Govt/ PSU/Autonomous Bodies etc. have to send a " No Objection Certificate" from the employer concerned, duly indicating their Registration Number and Post Code to the Administrative Officer (R & R), ISRO Telemetry, Tracking Command Network, Plot No.12 & 13, 3rd Main, 2nd Phase, Peenya Industrial Area, Bengaluru -560 058, within 7 days.

6. Payment of Application Fee:

Application Fee : There will be an Application Fee of Rs.250/- (Rupees Two Hundred and Fifty only) (Non-refundable) for each application for male candidates belonging to UNRESERVED (UR) and OTHER BACKWARD CLASSES (OBC) community

After registration of application online, the candidates have to download and print the personalized payment challan form, in triplicate, from the ISRO system which will contain the Name of the candidate, Registration number, Receipt Account number, Advertisement number and Post code. The candidates may visit the nearest branch of State Bank of India for remittance of application fee to Receipt Account (Account number will be published in the ISRO website), by using the personalized payment challan of State Bank of India on any day between 29.07.2019 to 19.08.2019 . The candidate may download and print the personalized payment challan from the ISRO system on any day between 29.07.2019 to 19.08.2019 and remit the application fee before the prescribed last date i.e,19.08.2019. Upon remittance of application fee, one copy of the challan form will be retained by State Bank of India [Bank copy] and remaining two parts will be given to the candidate. Out of the two challan parts, the candidate has to send scanned ISRO copy of the challan by E-mail to career@istrac.gov.in and original copy by ordinary post to Head P & GA, ISRO Telemetry Tracking & Command Network (ISTRAC), Plot No 12 & 13, 3rd Main, 2nd Phase, Peenya Industrial Area, Bangalore 560 058 super scribing on the envelope "RECRUITMENT FOR THE POST OF______________(POST NAME)___________(POST CODE)" within 7 days of filing of application and in case not later than the 26.08.2019. Please note that the applications of male candidates (UR and OBC), in respect of which application fee has not been received, will not be considered for further processing. The remaining one copy of challan form [Applicant copy] shall be retained by the candidate for future reference. The payment shall be made through cash deposit only to the Bank. Payment of application fee directly to ISTRAC, Bangalore in any other form like sending in cash, cheque, draft, money order, IPO, etc. are not allowed. Applications, in respect of which copy of fee payment challan form [ISRO copy], after remittance of prescribed application fee is not received at ISTRAC, Bangalore on or before the closing date of online application, will not be considered for further processing under any circumstance and postal delay will not be taken into consideration for the last due date.

All Women candidates / Scheduled Castes (SC) / Scheduled Tribes (ST); Ex-serviceman [EX-SM] and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates are exempted from payment of Application Fee and will not get "Bank challan copy". Such candidates will only get "Personalized Registration Confirmation Form". However, after registration of application on-line, the candidates have to down-load and print the Personalized Registration Confirmation Form from the ISTRAC system which will contain the Name of the candidate, Registration Number, Advertisement No., and Post code for future reference.

In case of submission of duplicate/multiple applications by other candidates including OBC, the application against which the "application fee" has been received within the last date for payment of application fee only will be considered.

7. Documents to be sent to ISRO Telemetry, Tracking & Command Network, Bengaluru

Women Candidates No documents to be sent,
but will have to produce the relevant documents, as and when required.
Note: Those who are already employed
under Central/State/PSU/Autonomous
Bodies should produce "No Objection
Certificate" from the employer concerned as
mentioned in para 5 above.

SC/ST Candidates
Persons with Disabilities
Ex-Servicemen
Others, including OBC candidates


8. The qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and possession of the same does not automatically make the candidate eligible to be called for Written test and Skill test. There will be an initial screening, based on the academic performance and other parameters provided by the candidates/ applicants in the on-line applications and only those screened-in candidates will be called for Written test. Candidates those who qualify based on the performance/ parameters sent by ISTRAC in the written test and taking into consideration of number of vacancies notified will have to appear for skill test which will be held in Lucknow & Port Blair respectively.

9. The final selection will be done amongst qualified candidates, purely based on the scores obtained by them in the written test. From amongst candidates who qualify in the Skill test, with minimum 60% marks, empanelment shall be done in the order of marks obtained in the written test. Skill test, will be purely on "go-no-go" basis and marks obtained in the skill test shall not be considered for final selection [Skill test is a qualification criteria, wherein the candidate obtaining minimum 60% as go (qualified) and less than 60% as no-go (not qualified)]. In case of a tie in written test scores, the academic scores of the notified qualifications shall be the tie breaker.

Note: The written test will be conducted for the screened-in candidates in Lucknow & Port Blair respectively.
8. General Conditions:
    a. Applications made through on-line only will be entertained. Physical applications will not be entertained.

    b. The posts are temporary, but likely to continue indefinitely.

    c. The number of posts indicated above is provisional and may vary depending on the actual requirements.

    d. The appointees are liable to be posted in any of the Centres/Units of the Indian Space Research Organization/Department of Space situated anywhere in India, as and when required. For details of ISRO Centre/Units, please visit www.isro.gov.in.

    e. ISRO reserves the right either not to fill up all or any of the posts, if it so desires.

    f. Only Indian Nationals need to apply.

    g. Candidates pursued Professional course through Open and Distance Learning (ODL) are not eligible.

    h. If a candidate does not fulfill the eligibility / conditions given in the advertisement, his / her candidature will be cancelled summarily at any stage on scrutiny whenever the discrepancy is noticed i.e. before written test / skill test or during written test/ skill test or after written test/ skill test.

    i. Outstation candidates short listed for skill test after qualifying in the written test will be paid to and fro Second Class sleeper Railway fare by the shortest distance from the address given in the on-line application to the place of skill test or non-A/c Bus fare or actual fare whichever is less on production of proof of journey, irrespective of the mode of journey performed by the candidate viz., Rail, Bus, Air, etc. If a candidate travels in a higher class of accommodation, by train, by bus or by Air, only second class train fare by the shortest distance excluding reservation / sleeper charges will be paid.

    j. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC should submit a latest copy of Caste Certificate and candidates who claim concession / relaxations being PWD and other categories of candidates as mentioned in para 1 above need to bring relevant certificates issued by the Competent Authority in the prescribed proforma applicable for reservation / concessions of jobs under the Government of India at the time of Skill Test.

    k. Ex-servicemen have to submit a copy of the Discharge Certificate duly indicating the Ex-service status at the time of Skill Test. Ex-Servicemen have to also submit necessary equivalency certificate issued by the Competent Authorities whenever the qualification acquired by them is different from the posts advertised and applied for by them.

    l. Applications will be received through on-line only and all further communications will be made to the applicants through e-mail/ISRO website only. Therefore, the applicants are advised to check their e-mail regularly and visit the ISRO website from time to time. ISTRAC will not be responsible for non-receipt of intimation regarding e-mail or / any communication due to technical or whatsoever reasons to the candidates.

    m. The candidates who have passed out in the relevant examinations only are eligible to apply. Students awaiting for final result need not apply.

    n. Any request for change of written test or skill test Centre or e-mail id for communication will NOT be entertained.

    o. No interim correspondence will be entertained. In case of any clarification, candidates may send their mail to career@istrac.gov.in

    p. CANVASSING IN ANY FORM FOR SECURING EMPLOYMENT IN ISTRAC WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION OF THE CANDIDATURE OF THE APPLICANT.

    q. 19.08.2019 (LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF ON-LINE APPLICATIONS) will be the cut-off date for all purposes like computation of age, acquiring of qualification, etc.

    r. It is for the candidate to ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility criteria and comply with the requirements and adheres to the instructions contained in this advertisement as well as in the application form in all respects. Candidates are therefore, urged to carefully read the advertisement and fill in the on-line application form and submit the same as per the instructions given in this regard.

    s. In case of any ambiguity/dispute arises on account of interpretation of Hindi version, contents enumerated in English version shall finally prevail.

    t. Applications submitted without complete information, photo, etc. will summarily be rejected.




Important Dates
Start Date and Time for Submission of online Application 29.07.2019 09:00 Hrs. (IST)
Closing Date and Time for Submission of online Application 19.08.2019 12:00 Hrs. (IST)
Last Date for printing of Fee payment Challan 19.08.2019
Last Date for Receipt of Fee Payment Challan by E-mail / Post 26.08.2019

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