OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 – Apply Online for 40 OPTCL Junior Management Trainee (Electrical) Posts @ www.optcl.co.in

OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 Notification has been released by Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited on 04.01.2022. A total of 40 JMT Electrical posts will be recruited with the OPTCL Junior Management Trainee Recruitment 2022 on a Contractual basis. Interested candidates can check eligibility criteria in the following article and apply accordingly. The candidates must have completed a Diploma in Electrical/ Electronic Engineering with at least 60% from a recognized University. The candidate should have at least 21 years to 32 years to apply for the OPTCL JMT Notification 2022. As usual, relaxation for reserved categories will be applicable. From 10th January to 10th February 2022, the aspirants are allowed to register for the 40 OPTCL JMT Electrical Vacancy.

OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 Overview

Name Of The Department Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited
Name Of The Posts Junior Management Trainee (Electrical)
Number Of The Posts 40
Category Odisha Government Jobs
Job Location Odisha
Advertisement Date 04th January 2022
Registration Starting Date 10th January 2022
Registration Closing Date 10th February 2022
Final Day to Pay Fee 10th February 2022
Registration Method Online
Official Portal www.optcl.co.in

OPTCL Junior Management Trainee Recruitment 2022

Odisha Power Transmission Corporation Limited exclusively released the OPTCL Junior Management Trainee (Electrical) Recruitment 2022 for filling 40 Electrical JMT Posts. Interested Electrical/Electronics Diploma holders can take this opportunity and apply on the website www.optcl.co.in. According to OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 notification, the job postings will be across various units in the state, in the rural areas, mainly in the KBK area, and other backward districts. Applicants should see that out of 40 posts announced, only 28 are available for the general category and the remaining 12 go to the reserved ones. Upon selection, the candidate will be initially appointed as a Junior Management Trainee for 1 year. After completing this training period, the candidate will b appointed as Junior Manager on a contractual basis for five years. The selection procedure involves 2 stages, namely a Computer-based test and a Personal Interview. The Examination will be of Multiple-Choice Questions and there is no negative marking. Candidates will also have to perform well in the Psychometric test, which will be considered in a personal interview. The merit list will be prepared based on the student score in the Computer Based Test and Personal Interview.


Even then, the candidate must pass the medical test to secure employment. Candidates belonging to the unreserved category will have to pay the application fee of Rs.1000/- and for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD, it is Rs.500/-. The OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 application fee can be paid through debit cards, credit cards, and net banking options provided on the website.

Concerned Links

OPTCL JMT Syllabus
All Govt Exams Previous Papers

Essential Details

Educational Qualifications

OPTCL JMT Recruitment Notification 2022 states that the applicants must have a Diploma in Electrical/Electrical & Electronics Engineering to apply for the 40 OPTCL JMT vacancy. For this, 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized University is necessary. For SC and PWD candidates, 50% is also acceptable. Aspirants should note that the employer will not consider any open degree holders other than Indira Gandhi National University. Candidates are also required to satisfy other eligibility criteria like reading, writing, and speaking Odia fluently and should have passed the middle school, Matriculation, with Odia as a subject. In other words, the candidate should have studied in Odisha at least till matriculation and must-read write speak fluently.

Age Limits

The age limit for the post of OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 is a Minimum of 21 Years and a maximum of 32 years, As of 01st January 2022. In other words, the candidate’s date of birth should lie between 01st January 1990 and 01st January 2001. Age relaxation is available for the candidates belonging to reserved categories, tabulated as follows.

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 32 years
Category Age Relaxation
SC 5 Years
Women 5 Years
Ex-Servicemen Depending on the service period
PWD 10 years
(permanent disability is or more than 40%)

Selection Rounds

The selection process for OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 consists of 3 stages. The candidates should have to undergo a Personality Test after getting past the Computer Based Test (CBT) and then the standard medical test.

  1. Computer Based Test (CBT)
  2. Personal Interview Test
  3. Medical Test

Computer Based Test will consist of Multiple-Choice Questions. The syllabus for OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022 will comprise Subject Knowledge (80%), Numerical/GK/Reasoning (10%), and English Knowledge (10%). There will be no negative marking and the final merit list will be prepared based on the candidate’s performance in the CBT exam and personal Interview. After that, candidates have to get past the medical fitness test to secure employment.

Registration Fee

Application fee for the candidates belonging to SEBC and UR(Gen) is Rs.1000/- and for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes, belonging to Odisha only and PWD candidates, it is Rs.500/-. OPTCL departmental candidates are exempted from paying the fee.

Category Application Fee
UR/SEBC Rs.1,000/-
SC/ST Rs.500/-
PWD Rs.500/-
OPTCL departmental candidates No Fee


Upon Successful hiring, the candidate will be paid Rs.20,000/- in the first year and will increase up to Rs.32,215/- in the 6th year. See the table below.

Service Period Remuneration Remarks
1st Year(Trainee) Rs.20,000/- No other
TA and DA
for official
2nd Year Rs.22,000/-
3rd year Rs.24,200/-
4th year Rs. 26,620/-
5th year Rs.29,285/-
6th year Rs.32,215/-

After completing this contractual period of 6 years, the candidate may be considered for the Junior Manager Post on the regular establishment in the pay matrix Rs. 44,900 to Rs.1,42,400.

OPTCL JMT Electrical Vacancy

Category wise vacancy Distribution for OPTCL Junior Management Trainee Recruitment 2022 is as follows.

Sl. No Category No. of Posts
1 SC/ST 12(W:4)
2 UR 28(W:9)
Total 40(W:13)

Out of these 40 posts, for Ex-Servicemen and PWD reservations can be found below.

Sl.No Category No.of Posts Backlog
1 Ex-Servicemen 1 1
2 PWD(HI&OL) 02(w:1) 06(W:2)
HI – 1 HI- 3
OL – 1 OL – 3

How to Apply for OPTCL JMT Recruitment 2022:

  • Open your preferred web browser like Chrome or Firefox.
  • Go to the URL bar and type in the official website of OPTCL that is optcl.co.in and hit enter,
  • You will be presented with the homepage of the website.
  • Look for the option named ‘Recruitment-Junior MT(Electrical) flashing below the title bar.
  • Click on it and download the notification. Read it thoroughly.
  • Click on Register (new candidate) and proceed to fill in the details.
  • Pay the exam fee by using any method provided on the website Credit/Debit card/net banking.
  • Click on submit and print out the completed OPTCL Junior Management Trainee Electrical Application form and fee payment receipt for further reference.

Important Links

Official OPTCL Junior Management Trainee Recruitment Notification 2022 Download
OPTCL Junior Management Trainee Application Apply Now