POWERGRID Recruitment Notification for Engineer Trainee Posts 2023

Posted on 3rd Apr 2023 | Views:483

POWERGRID Invites Applications for the Following Posts


Name of Posts

No. of Posts


Engineer Trainee (Electrical)



Engineer Trainee (Civil)



Engineer Trainee (Electronics)



Engineer Trainee (Computer Science)





Educational Qualification: 

a. Valid Score in the GATE 2023

Candidate should have appeared in the corresponding paper of GATE 2023 as shown in the following table and Qualified in the same. The qualifying marks shall be as declared by GATE 2023 Organizing Body.


Corresponding GATE 2023 Paper

Engineer Trainee (Electrical)


Engineer Trainee (Civil)


Engineer Trainee (Electronics)


Engineer Trainee (Computer Science)


POWERGRID may also use the GATE 2023 scores for recruitment for other positions depending on requirement.

Essential Qualification:

Full Time B.E./ B.Tech/ B.Sc (Engg.) from recognized University/ Institute




Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)


Electrical/ Electrical (Power)/ Electrical and Electronics/ Power Systems Engineering/ Power Engineering (Electrical)


Civil Engineering

Computer Science

Computer Science/ Computer Engg./ Information Technology

Percentage of Marks: Minimum 60% or Equivalent CGPA *

Final Year / Semester students who expect their final results by 14.08.2023 are also eligible to apply, provided they have obtained minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate of all semesters/years up to pre-final examination. In case of selection, their candidature shall be subject to their securing minimum 60% marks in essential qualification. Such candidates need to mention their marks up to pre-final examination while filling up the online application form for POWERGRID

Age Limit:

1. Engineer Trainee (Electrical) - 28 years

2. Engineer Trainee (Civil) - 28 years

3. Engineer Trainee (Electronics) - 28 years

4. Engineer Trainee (Computer Science) - 28 years

Salary Details:

- The Corporation offers a very attractive pay package and is one of the best in the Industry. Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs.40,000/- -3%- 1,40,000(IDA) during the one-year training period. They shall be paid stipend in the form of Basic Pay of Rs. 40,000/- along with IDA, HRA and Perks @12% of basic pay during training period.

On successful completion of training, the candidates will be absorbed as Engineers in E2 scale - Rs. 50,000/- 3%- 1,60,000/- (IDA).

On regularization, Compensation package includes Basic Pay, Dearness Allowance, Perquisites and Allowance as per cafeteria approach, Performance Related Pay, Company Leased Accommodation / Company Quarters or HRA, Reimbursement of monthly conveyance expenditure, mobile facility reimbursement, laptop facility, PF, Gratuity, Pension & Leave encashment, Group Insurance, Group Personal Accident Insurance, etc. The Corporation also offers excellent facilities like Short- and Long-term Loans & Advances in subsidized rates including House Building Advance, Medical facilities for self and dependents,


Application Fee/Exam Fee for POWERGRID Engineer Trainee: 

SC/ST/PwD/ Ex-SM/ Departmental candidates are exempted from payment of application fees. You are required to login to your candidate login section and then deposit nonrefundable application fees of Rs. 500/- through online mode only. On submission of application fees, your application process will be treated as complete.

How to apply:

•candidates have to register themselves online at POWERGRID website https://www.powergrid.in/


Important Dates f: 

  • Starting Date for Submission of Application


  • Last date for Submission of Application



Official Notification & Application Link:

  • POWERGRID Vacancy Notification PDF 

Click Here

  • POWERGRID Detailed Advertisement PDF

Click Here

  • POWERGRID Online Application Form

Click Here