Heads up, everyone out there! Applications are out for posts in Maharashtra State Electricity Distribution Co. Ltd (MAHADISCOM). For those of you who are not aware, MAHADISCOM is a government entity.

MAHADISCOM has invited online applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of “Upakendra Sahayak” (Substation Assistant). Currently, there are 2,542 vacancies. Apply before August 20, 2016 through the bank’s website.

Name of Post No. of Vacancies Tentative Salary per month
उपकेंद्र  सहाय्यक [Substation Assistant] 2,542 ₹9,000 (1st year), ₹10,000 (2nd year), ₹11,000 (3rd year)


Eligibility criteria:

  • Educational Qualifications: Students who have cleared 10th and 12th class, Diploma in Electrician/ Wireman from a recognised board or university.
  • Age limit: 18 to 27 years as on August 20, 2016.

Eligible candidates are required to apply online through the MAHADISCOM website on or before 20/08/2016.


Application fee:

  • General category: ₹400
  • Reserved category: ₹200 (SC/ ST/ PWD /OBC) candidates.

The fee can be paid online using Debit Cards (RuPay / Visa / MasterCard / Maestro), credit cards, internet banking, IMPS, cash cards or mobile wallets.


Selection process:

The process comprises two rounds:

  • A computer based test (CBT): This consists of objective type questions
  • Personal interview


Important dates:

Detail Dates
Commencement of on-line registration of application August 1, 2016
Closure of registration of application August 20, 2016
Closure for editing application details August 20, 2016
Last date for printing your application September 4, 2016
Online fee payment August 1 to August 20, 2016
Date of examination September or October, 2016 (to be announced)


Job location: Mumbai (Maharashtra)

How to apply:

If you are applying for these jobs, follow the steps given below to apply online.

  • Logon to the official website
  • Select the MAHADISCOM notification for 2,000+ sub station operator posts.
  • Read carefully the notification before applying online.
  • If you are eligible to apply, click on apply online.
  • Fill the application form with all the details and submit it.
  • Take a printout of the application for future reference.


Important points:

  • Applicants should be of Maharashtra domicile ONLY.
  • Marathi knowledge is compulsory.
  • Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Any discrepancies found in the documentation submitted by the candidate will lead to immediate disqualification.
  • Candidates will be hired on a 3-year probation period after which they will be confirmed in the organisation. After this, candidates will receive salary components like HRA, reduced fee medical benefits, etc.
  • Submission of the category certificate is a must for all Reserved Category Candidates.

If you want to read the detailed advertisement link, please click here.


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