Directorate of Lighthouses & Lightships Recruitment 2014

Govt. of India Ministry of Shipping
‘Deep Bhavan’, M.G.Road, Ghatkopar (East)
Mumbai 400077 (Maharashtra)
Tel. : 022 – 25068390
Fax : 022 – 25060996
E-Mail :

Date & Time of Closing : 27.01.2014 up to 17.00 Hrs.


APPLICATIONS are invited in the prescribed format as enclosed (on a good quality A-4 size paper using one side only) from eligible Indian Nationals for the post of

a) 26 posts of Navigational Assistant Grade II (Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted) (in the Directorate of Lighthouses & Lightships, Jamnagar, Mumbai, Cochin, Chennai, Kolkata & Port Blair)

b) 4 posts of Technician (Electronics) (Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted) (in the office of the Directorate General of Lighthouses & Lightships, Noida and Directorate of Lighthouses & Lightships, Mumbai, & Kolkata.)
Applications completed in all respect along with required enclosures should be sent by Speed Post or Registered Post to “THE DIRECTOR, DIRECTORATE OF LIGHTHOUSES & LIGHTSHIPS, ‘DEEP BHAVAN’, M.G.ROAD, GHATKOPAR (EAST), MUMBAI 400 077 (MAHARASHTRA)” so as to reach on or before 27.01.2014 up to 17.00 Hrs. For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman, Nicobar and Lakshadweep Island the closing date of receipt of application by post will be 03.02.2014 up to 17.00 Hrs. No application will be accepted after the due date. No further communication will be entertained in this regard.

Sl.No Name of the post Pay Band & GP (in Rs.) No. of Vacancies Normal Age (as on 31.01.2014) Remarks


1 Navigational Assistant

Grade II

5200 – 20200

GP 2800

13 6 3 4 26 3 1 18 – 27 Years
2 Technician (Electronics) 5200 – 20200 GP 2800 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 18 – 27 Years Ex-SM & PH may also apply for the post.

* OBC vacancies includes quota for minorities as notified vide Government of India, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension (Department of Personnel and Training)’s under the admissible Rules.

(1) Navigational Assistant Grade – II
(i) Diploma in Electronics or Telecommunication or Electronics & Communication or Electrical and Electronics from a institution recognized by Central Government or State Government
(ii) One year’s practical experience in the field of wireless communication (including installation & maintenance of wireless transmitter & receivers) or Aids to Navigation (including Visual and Radio Aids to Navigation), automatic relay systems or Diesel generator sets.

(2) Technician (Electronics)
(i) Diploma in Electronics Engineering or Electronics & Communication Engineering or Electrical & Electronics or combination of above from recognized institution or equivalent
(ii) One year experience in the installation and maintenance of wireless transmitter receivers, aerial systems and associated power plant.
Desirable: Experience in the handling of Microwave equipment

(a) The lower and upper age limit indicated will be reckoned as on 31.01.2014. The upper age limit is relaxable as under subject to submission of requisite certificate. The upper age limit relaxation for other categories like Ex-Servicemen, Physically Handicapped candidates etc will be as per the admissible rule of Govt. of India for the recruitment to the post as on 31.01.2014. For Govt. Servants it is up to 40 years. The age relaxation is
(i) 5 years for SC/ST candidates
(ii) 3 years for OBC candidates
(b) No age relaxation is allowed to SC/ST/OBC candidates applying against unreserved vacancies.

The application format as per Annexure – 1 (which can be down loaded from the above site) should be filled by the candidate in his/her own handwriting with blue or black ball point pen (not in pencil, fountain pen or gel pen) dated and signed. Only international numerical i.e. 1, 2, 3 etc. should be used. The application form should be filled strictly observing all the instructions given in the Centralized Employment Notice. The candidate should affix his/her normal signature in the application form. Application singed in capital/spaced out letter will be treated as invalid.

The candidate’s Name, Address with Pin Code, Date of Birth, Father’s Name and nearest Railway Station should be written legibly in English in bold capital letters.

The envelope containing the application / acknowledgement copy of online application should be clearly super-scribed “Application for the post of Navigational Assistant Grade II” OR “Application for the post of Technician (Electronics) (As per the post applied), Centralized Employment Notice No. 012014. Community (UR/SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-SM).

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