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Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has recently announced the latest recruitment for Overseer / Junior Draughting Officer, Draughtsman, Foreman Posts. This TNPSC Combined Subordinate Services Notification 2023 will be available on the official website https://www.tnpsc.gov.in/ from 03.02.2023 to 04.03.2023. Read the article to get detailed information about TNPSC Combined Subordinate Services Notification 2023 here.
|TNPSC Combined Subordinate Services 2023 Overview|
|Name of Organization/Exam Conducting Body||Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC)|
|Application Start Date||3rd February 2023|
|Last Date to Apply||4th March 2023|
|Admit Card Release Date||To be announced|
|Exam Date||27th May 2023|
|Location||TN Govt Jobs|
TNPSC Combined Subordinate Services Vacancy 2023
A total of 1083 vacancies have been released. Candidates can check out the distribution of the vacancies as per the post from the table provided below.
|Sl.No.||Name of the Post||No. of vacancies|
|1.||Overseer/Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department||794|
|2.||Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department||236|
|3.||Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department||18|
|4.||Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department||10|
|The following post included as per the Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (Additional Functions) Act, 2022 (Act No. 14 of 2022)|
|5.||Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited||25|
TNPSC Combined Subordinate Services Notification 2023
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has recently released the latest recruitment online for the posts of Overseer / Junior Drafting Officer, Draftsman, Foreman. This TNPSC CESSE Notification 2023 will be available on official website from 03.02.2023 to 04.03.2023.
TNPSC Recruitment 2023 Apply for 1083 CESSE Vacancies in Tamil Nadu. Officials of Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission have recently published a notification to fill up 1083 posts through online mode. All Eligible aspirants can visit official website of TNPSC Jobs i.e., tnpsc.gov.in Recruitment 2023. Last date to apply online is 04.03.2023.
TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services Registration Online 2023
To initiate the online application process you must fill in the essential details on the Official Website. Below are the steps illustrated for the same:
- Go to the Official Website at TNPSC
- Click on “Notification”, then jump to the top notification of TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services.
- Click on the “Apply Online”.
- Start filling up the essential details such as Name, Father’s Name, Date of Birth, Phone number, Email Address, etc.
- Click on the “Submit” button.
- After the OTP Verification. You will receive a confirmation email with credentials for your account. Keep it safe for future reference.
TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services Application Fee 2023
Candidates belonging to the UR category can check out the fees they have to pay while applying from the below table.
|Registration Fee||Rs. 150/-|
|Application Fee||Rs. 100/-|
Check out the expected application fee in the table below.
|Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars)||Full Exemption|
|Scheduled Tribes||Full Exemption|
|Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities||3 Free Chances|
|Backward Classes||3 Free Chances|
|Ex-Servicemen||2 Free Chances|
|Persons with Benchmark Disability||Full Exemption|
|Destitute Widow||Full Exemption|
TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services Selection Process 2023
The selection of the candidates will based on their performance in the below mentioned three stages.
- Written Examination
- Certificate Verification
Certificates Needed for Candidate Verification
Candidates must be ready with the following documents for the candidature verification round. The candidate is subjected to rejection if there are any discrepancies found by the commission in the claims made by the candidate.
- Birth certificate
- Identity proof like PAN card, AADHAR card, Driving License, etc.
- Two characters and conduct certificate
- Proofs of education qualification
- Certificate of qualification in Tami language
- Registration certificate
- Community certificate as per the norms
- No objection certificate
- Medical certificate in case of disability
TNPSC CESSE Eligibility 2023
Candidates applying for the application process must have knowledge of eligibility criteria. It will help them to know if they are eligible for the post or not.
TNPSC CESSE Age Limit
Check out the below table to know the maximum age limit required for TNPSC CESSE.
|Name of the Post||Maximum Age|
|Others [Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs]
(Should not have completed)
|SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs, BCMs and Destitute Widows of all castes
(Should not have completed)
|1.||Overseer/Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department||37 years||No maximum Age Limit|
|2.||Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department||32 years||SCs/SC(A)s/STs -35years MBCs/DCs / BCs/BCMs-34years|
|3.||Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department||32 years||37 years|
|4.||Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department||32 years||37 years|
|5.||Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited||32 years||No maximum Age Limit|
Check out the below table to understand the required Educational qualifications for each post.
|Sl.No.||Name of the Post||Educational Qualification|
|1.||Overseer/Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department||Must possess a Diploma in Civil Engineering:
Provided that preference shall be given to the persons possessing a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from any University or Institution recognized by the University Grants Commission.
|2.||Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department||A Diploma in Civil Engineering or its equivalent from any University or Institution awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training of the concerned State Government;
Provided that while making an appointment by direct recruitment to the post of Junior Draughting Officer, preference shall be given if other things being equal, to those who have undergone one year of apprenticeship training under the Government of India Scheme or the State Government Apprenticeship Scheme.”
|3.||Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department||Diploma in Civil Engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu or its equivalent qualification recognized by the Director General of Employment and Training, Government of India or by the All India Council for Technical Education;
Diploma in Architectural Assistantship awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu or its equivalent qualification recognized by the Director General of Employment and Training, Government of India or by the All India Council for Technical Education
|4.||Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department||(i)Must possess Post Diploma in Town and Country Planning awarded by the Government of Tamil Nadu.
(OR)[(ii) Must possess Diploma in Civil Engineering awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training or
(iii) Must possess Diploma in Architectural Assistantship awarded by the State Board of Technical Education and Training Or
(iv) Any other Qualification Equivalent to the qualifications mentioned in (ii) or (iii) above]
Experience in the field of Civil Engineering for not less than 3 Years
|5.||Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited||A Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / B.E., Mechanical Engineering preferred.|
Knowledge in Tamil
Candidates must possess adequate knowledge of the Tamil language. Candidates must also possess a certificate for the same.
Certificate of Physical Fitness
Candidates selected for the TNPSC CESS post will have to produce a certificate of physical fitness prior to joining in the prescribed form given on the TNPSC website. The certificate is to confirm their standard of vision and physical fitness.
|Standard of Vision||Form of Certificate of Physical Fitness|
|Standard III or Better
Colour Blindness and Night Blindness will be a disqualification
|Form prescribed for other than Executive and Ministerial posts.|
TNPSC CESS Syllabus 2023
The candidates preparing for the TNPSC Combined Subordinate Service 2023 can find the detailed instructions on the syllabus as given below:
Paper – I Syllabus
|CIVIL ENGINEERING (DIPLOMA STANDARD) (Objective Type)|
|Unit -1 Engineering Mechanics||
|2- Mechanics of Structure||
|Unit – 3 Construction Materials & Construction Practice||
|4 Transportation Engineering||
|Unit – 6 Surveying||
|Unit – 7 Environment Engineering and Pollution Control||
|8. Estimating and Costing||
|9 Structural Engineering||
|Unit – 10 Construction Management||
Paper II Syllabus
|Architectural Assistantship (Diploma Standard)|
|Unit- 1 Engineering Mechanics||
|2 Building Materials and Construction||
|Unit -3 History & Theory of Architecture||
Elements of Architecture – Form, Space, Light, color, etc. Principles of Architecture – Proportion, Balance, Scale, Symmetry, etc.
|4 Structural Engineering||
|Unit- 7 Site Survey & Planning||
|Unit – 8 Specification & Estimation||
|Unit – 9 Town Planning||
|10 Computer-aided Drafting and Visualization||
TNPSC CESS Exam Pattern 2023
In the given table we have the structure of the TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate exams pattern. This will give the candidates an idea of how to approach the exams and how much weightage they should give to each topic-
|Subject||Duration||Maximum marks||Minimum Qualifying
Marks for Selection
|Paper –I(Objective Type)
(Subject Paper) (200 questions)
Any one of the following subjects
1. Civil Engineering(Code No.299)
2. Architectural Assistantship
3. Town & Country Planning (Post Diploma Standard)(Code No.325)
4. Mechanical Engineering (Code No.255)
|Paper – II (200 Questions)
Tamil Eligibility Test (SSLC Std.)
(100 questions/150 marks)
marks – 60 marks (40% of 150)
• Marks secured in Part-A of Paper-II will not be taken into account for ranking.
(General Studies) (100 questions)
(150 marks) (Code No:003)
General studies (Diploma Standard) – 75 questions and
Aptitude and mental ability test (SSLC standard) – 25 questions
|Sl.No.||Name of the Post||Scale of Pay|
|1.||Overseer/Junior Draughting Officer in Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department||Rs.35400-130400/-
|2.||Junior Draughting Officer in Highways Department|
|3.||Junior Draughting Officer in Public Works Department|
|4.||Draughtsman, Grade – III in Town and Country Planning Department|
|5.||Foreman, Grade-II in Tamil Nadu Small Industries Corporation Limited||Rs.19500-71900/-
TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services Cut Off
The table below shows the expected cut for TNPSC Combined Engineering Subordinate Services exams 2023 as the result is yet to be declared, the candidate can have a glance over the same to follow the trend of exams-
|Category||Expected Cut-Off Marks|
|SCs, SC(A)s, STs, BC(OBCM)s, MBCs/DCs and BCMs||150|
|SCs, SC(A)s, STs, BC(OBCM)s, MBCs/DCs and BCMs||150|