Kerala PSC has released the KWA Pump Operator notification on 16 November 2020 against 88 vacancies. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates with SSLC or equivalent qualifications and National Trade Certificate in Mechanic (Motor Vehicle / Electrician) can apply for this technical exam. However, the exam date, admit card, venue of examination are yet to announce by the commission. Here we are providing the Kerala Water Authority Pump Operator Syllabus and exam pattern to prepare for the post covering all topics.
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Kerala Water Authority Pump Operator Notification Highlights
|Name of post||Operator|
|Department||Kerala Water Authority|
|Date of Notification||16 November 2020|
|Number of vacancies||88|
|Method of Recruitment||Direct Recruitment|
|Selection Procedure||Written Exam, Document Verification/ Interview|
Kerala Water Authority Pump Operator Exam Pattern
- As per the available information, the exam will be conducted as described below:
- The exam will be OMR based objective test.
- There will be 100 questions with one mark for every correct answer.
- And, there will be negative marking. 0.33 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer marked by the candidate.
- The exam duration will be 75 minutes. And, the medium of the exam will be English.
The exam includes the following subjects, of which, the main topics comprise 80% of the total marks.
- General Awareness (Basic facts about India and Kerala), Current Affairs, Kerala Renaissance.
- Topics related to the NTSC Electrician.
- Topics related to the NTSC Mechanical.
Kerala Water Authority Pump Operator Syllabus
Fundamentals of Electricity- Voltage, Current, resistance, Energy, Energy, Power.
Electrostatics and Electromagnetism- laws. Electric Flux, Potential Difference, Potential, Permittivity, Permeability, Capacitors, Coulumb’s Law, Faraday’s Law, Magnetic Flux, Self-inductance, Fleming’s law, etc.
Fundamentals of AC systems- Generation, Equation of Voltage, amplitude, frequency, cycle, time period, Inductance, and Capacitance. Star and Delta connections.
Direct Current Machines- DC generator
Alternate Current- Transformers- its construction, types, principle. emf equation, transformation ratio, efficiency, and losses. Three-phase induction motor- principle, types, construction, slip. losses. torque, three-phase motor starters.
Alternators, Three-phase synchronous motor, single-phase, and FHP single phase induction motor, AC series motor, Servomotor, Universal Motor, Split-phase, and Stepper motors.
Automobile- Engines- introduction, description of internal combustion, classification of IC engines, 2 and 4 stroke engines.
Diesel Engine components, cooling systems, Lubricating systems, splash and pressure systems, Intake and exhaust systems.
Air cleaners- description and functions, different types of air cleaners.
Diesel fuel system, Injection pump, Emission control, Braking systems.
Charging circuit operation of alternators, regulator unit, ignition warning, remedy in charging system descriptions.
Steering systems, Clutch, Manual Transmissions, rear-wheel drive, Suspension systems.
Candidates should cover all topics. Check the KWS Operator Preparation tips and improve your time management skills and the ability to memorize the points which will affect your performance. So, attempt maximum mock- both sectional-topic-wise and the full length. Entri will provide you the complete subject-wise classes covering all the topics related to Kerala PSC Water Authority Operator Exam 2021. Meanwhile, candidates strategize preparation. Avail of the latest course and ace your preparations.