The Union Territory and capital of two states Punjab and Haryana, Chandigarh has an array of government jobs available for its youngsters. However a spate of crises in the global economy has made it a little tough to get into these jobs since the demand for quality has shot up. The examinations and recruitment in this sector are conducted by the Public Service Commission. The article here will provide you necessary details about the scope of government jobs in the city, the latest salaries in the offing and other necessary details which might be of help for those aspiring to make a mark as a government employee.

Scope of Government Jobs in Chandigarh

The scope of Sarkari Naukri in Chandigarh ranges from jobs in Police services to information technology. Here are the some of the other departments where you can find work:

  • Banking services
  • Public services
  • Municipal Corporation
  • Agriculture
  • Educational Institutions
  • Chandigarh Housing Board
  • Road Transport Development
  • Urban Planning
  • Administration
  • Health sector
  • Tourism
  • Zila Sainik Welfare Office

Defence Research And Development Organisation (DRDO)

The DRDO is a network of laboratories engaged in developing defence technologies covering various disciplines, such as aeronautics, armaments, electronics, combat vehicles, engineering systems and instrumentation, etc. The Recruitment and Assessment Centre (RAC) of DRDO undertakes various recruitment programmes. RAC is responsible for recruitment, promotion and selection of candidates for higher study course under Research & Training Scheme of DRDO and Post Graduate Training scheme of Army, Navy and Air Force.

Jobs With Rac DRDO
RAC conducts written examination and interviews for induction of Scientists in Science/Engineering category and medical category. It also notifies for jobs in the administrative, management and other functionalities.

Punjab Information & Communication Technology Corporation Limited

Punjab Information & Communication Technology Corporation Limited (Punjab Infotech) is a Punjab Government Undertaking that is responsible for searching out new business opportunities in IT,IT Enabled Services, BPO and Electronics industry in the state. Punjab Infotech has set up Electronics Township (ELTOP) at S.A.S Nagar (Mohali) that aims at the growth and prosperity of Electronics and Information Technology Industry.

Jobs With Punjab Infotech
Punjab Infotech offers various lucrative job opportunities to the eligible candidates in the field of IT, ITES, BPO and Electronics. It is also engaged in providing education in these fields to students at various levels.

Chandigarh Police

Chandigarh, one of the beautiful cities in the Northern India is also famous for its efficient and dedicated police organization. Chandigarh Police is responsible for maintaining the peace in the city and it has taken several remarkable measures to do so. The police have adopted all the modern techniques and advancements in the field of science, telecommunication etc. to better serve the people of the city.

Jobs With Chandigarh Police

Chandigarh police notifies all the job related advertisements in its website. It mainly conducts examinations for absorption of candidates in to positions such as constables and ASIs. Interested candidates may visit the links above to view these jobs.

Jobs in Municipal Corporation Chandigarh (MCC)

Municipal Corporation Chandigarh is the governing authority in the city that is comprised of the following functional subsidiaries namely, the Corporation, the Commissioner and the Finance and Contracts Committee. The corporation has constituted separate committees to regulate different departments such as Water Supply & Sewerage, Roads, Slum Development, Fire Services, Environment & City Beautification, House tax etc.

Jobs With Mcc
MCC recruits for various posts in various carders, which is notified in its website. Candidates willing to get employment with MCC may visit the links provided above to know more about the posts.

Government Medical College And Hospital

The Government Medical College and Hospital (GMC) is established as the need for another medical institute is felt in the city to accommodate the growing demand of health care. GMC has total bed strength of 631 excluding OT beds and it is equipped with best facilities and instruments.

Jobs With Gmc
GMC provides opportunity of a career in medicine to many students of the country. It also provides job opportunities in various departments in the institute to candidates in positions such as doctors, Physicist, Radiotherapy and other administrative positions.

Government jobs in Chandigarh- Salaries

Here is a glimpse of salaries offered by some of the government departments of the city:
Data Entry Operator at Society of promotion of IT (Chandigarh) SPIC with salaries of INR 9504 per month
Court Manager for High Court of Punjab and Haryana with salaries of Grade Pay of INR 6600 and Pay Scale of INR 15,600-39,100
Project Fellow at Panjab University (Chandigarh) —- INR 16,000 per month
Assistant Professor at Government Medical College and Hospital with proposed remuneration of INR 83,500
Senior Assistant at Society of promotion of IT (Chandigarh) SPIC with remuneration of INR 21100 per month
Field Investigator for PGIMER or Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research with a pay scale of INR 18,500
Pediatrician at Bhai Ghanaiya Institute of Health (Panjab University) (Part Time) with proposed salary of INR 12,000 a month
Study Coordinator at PGIMER or Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research with a pay scale of INR 38,000
Data Analyst at Society of promotion of IT (Chandigarh) SPIC with proposed salary of INR 50,000 per month
Patent Information Centre Project Associate at Punjab State Council for Science and Technology with pay scale of 12,000 and an HRA of 15% as well
Restorers for Chandigarh High Court with a Grade Pay of INR 2400 and Pay Scale of INR 5910- 20200
Pediatrician at PGIMER or Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research with proposed salary of INR 65,000
Web Developer at Society of promotion of IT (Chandigarh) SPIC with salaries of INR 20,000
Assistant Editor at Punjab State Council for Science and Technology with a pay scale of INR 16,000 with 12% EPF and 15% HRA
Professor at PEC University of Technology with a pay scale of INR 37,400- 67,000 and AGP of 10000 as well
Section Officer for Unique Identification Authority of India, Chandigarh with salaries of INR 9,300
Clerk in Punjab and Haryana High Court with Grade Pay of INR 3200, Pay Scale of INR 10300- 34800 and permissible allowances as well

*Information regarding salaries has been sourced from various job posts by the government institutions of Chandigarh from time to time. These posts were subject to vacancies and some of them have expired as well. They are mentioned solely with the purpose of providing you with an idea of the kind of salaries which you may rake in different sectors. The site does not vouch for the authenticity of the job posts and will not take responsibility for any discrepancy in this matter whatsoever.

Keep Track of Vacancies in Government Institutions at Chandigarh?

The Public Service Commission which conducts the selection process releases notifications regarding the same with each one of them containing required information about requirement of qualifications, eligibility criteria, examination routines, required clauses for backward classes, age limitations etc.

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