Known as Land of Five Rivers, Punjab State is located in the north western part of India bordered by J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan and some part of Pakistani province to the west.
Punjab’s economy is characterized by commercial agriculture & a diversity of small and medium-scale industries spread in every district of the state. Ranked 16th in per capita income in the nation, Punjab has a very good scope in the field of agriculture and its allied areas. Sugar Industry, Dairy Industry, Agro-based Industry, Textile Industry, Paper Industry, Machinery & Chemical units are some of the prime areas of employment in Punjab. Punjab also offers attractive job opportunities in the sectors like Transport, Retail, Manufacture & Industries, IT, and Education.
Career Scope in Punjab Government Sector:-
The government sector of Punjab offers large vacancies to candidates who aspire to work in the departments like Agriculture, Judicial, Railway, Banking, Police, Defence, Research, Medical, Teaching, etc. on the basis of their qualification and experience. A number of candidates, every year wish to work in these government firms as Engineer, Banker, Teacher, Inspector, Doctor, Lawyer, Judge, Officer, Researcher, Assistant and many other positions released by the state government.
Every year, Punjab government conducts various examinations through its departments like PSSB, PPSC, PSPCL etc to hire suitable candidates. Here are some of the exams conducted by these departments:-
i) Punjab Civil Services Examination
ii) Punjab Civil Services (Judicial) Examination
iii) Punjab State Teacher Eligibility Test (PSTET)
iv) Punjab Postal Circle Examinations
If we talk about the recruitment criteria of these govt. organizations usually recruits in two ways namely direct recruitment & deputation. In Direct recruitment, candidates need to clear written examination followed by Viva-voce whereas, in Deputation, one only needs to have relevant experience of working in public sector enterprise/ govt. organisation.
In most of the cases for Sarkari Naukri, Graduation in any discipline is considered the minimum eligibility to apply. But it may vary according to the grade of the post, executive & non-executive, teaching & non-teaching jobs, gazetted & non-gazetted job needs professional qualifications like BA, B.Com, B.Sc/ M.Sc, B.Tech/ M.Tech, ITI, Diploma, BBA/ MBA or any other relevant degree. Ph.D. is often needed when you need to apply for research positions. In some positions, experience and other skills may also demand.
Department-Wise Punjab Recruitments:-
To discuss the recruitment profiles department wise in Punjab, there are many govt. enterprises that hire different profiles on regular as well as on contract basis. Punjab Public Service Commission, Punjab Postal Circle, Municipal Corporation, Punjab Police, Punjab Service Selection Board, Punjab Irrigation Department, Punjab Revenue Department, Punjab State Power Corporation Limited and Punjab/ Haryana High Court are some of the govt. organizations which recruit profiles like Gramin Dak Sevaks, Sweeper, Jail Wardens, Inspector/ Audit Officers, Driver, Clerk, Sub-Divisional Engineer, Patwari, Assistant Lineman, Stenographer respectively in concerned trade.
Apart from these institutes, Govt. funded educational organizations are also prevalent in the state like Punjab which recruits no of candidates every year. Institutes like Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Guru Nanak Dev University, PAU, GADVASU, Punjab University, Thapar University are some of the premier institutes that recruit profiles like Doctor, Staff Nurse, Junior Research Fellow, Attendant, Helper, SRF, Librarian, Lecturer respectively.
We will provide you full details of Profiles available and details like the last Date, qualification, post name, number of posts. Here on this page, we will discuss New and Upcoming Recruitments conducted in Punjab for all types of profiles in a different discipline. Sarkari Naukri aspirants need to bookmark this page if they don’t want to miss Latest Punjab Govt. Jobs.