The Punjab Irrigation Department has announced a massive opportunity for job seekers in the region. With 931 openings for Canal Patwari positions, individuals can apply through the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC). This article will provide you with all the necessary information about the job requirements, the application process, and important instructions.
Are you looking for a promising career opportunity in Punjab, Pakistan? The Punjab Irrigation Department, in collaboration with the Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC), has announced a total of 931 vacancies for Canal Patwari positions. If you have the required qualifications and are eager to serve your community, this is a chance you shouldn’t miss. In this article, we will provide you with all the essential details about the job positions, eligibility criteria, application process, and much more.
|Posting Date:||18th July 2023|
|Type of Employment:||Contract|
|Department Name:||Punjab Irrigation Department|
|Place of Posting:||Anywhere in Punjab|
|Last Date to Apply:||31st July 2023|
Available Canal Patwari Jobs
The Punjab Irrigation Department, in coordination with the Punjab Public Service Commission, has opened 931 exciting job opportunities for Canal Patwari. These positions are available in various districts across Punjab, including Lahore, Sheikhupura, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Mandi Bahauddin, Mianwali, Bhakkar, Multan, Trimmu, Bahawalpur, Ahmadpur, Bahawalnagar, R.Y. Khan, D.G. Khan, Kot Adu, Sahiwal, Nilibar, Adhi Kot, and Khushab.
To be eligible for the Canal Patwari positions, candidates are required to meet the following prescribed qualifications and experience:
- Intermediate in Computer Science or Higher Secondary School Certificate (second division) or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution by the Board.
- Three months diploma or certificate in MS Office from an institution recognized by the Government.
- Typing speed of forty words per minute in English on a computer.
- Proficiency in MS Office applications.
Syllabus for Written Examination/AG Test (If Held)
The written examination for the Canal Patwari positions will be of MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) type and will cover various subjects, including:
- General Knowledge
- Pakistan Studies
- Current Affairs
- Islamic Studies (General Knowledge for Non-Muslim candidates)
- Basic Mathematics
- Everyday Science
- Basic Computer Studies
The written test will be of 100 marks and have a duration of 90 minutes.
Age Limit/Gender/Place of Posting
The age limit for candidates applying for the Canal Patwari positions varies based on gender and place of posting:
- Male candidates: 18 to 28 + 5 = 33 years (In their respective Circles)
- Female candidates: 18 to 28 + 8 = 36 years (In their respective Circles)
- Special Person candidates: 18 to 28 + 15 = 43 years (In their respective Circles)
The age and sex of transgender candidates will be based on the information provided in their CNIC.
General Instructions for Applicants
Applicants must carefully follow these general instructions:
- Application Fee: Candidates should refer to the PPSC website (www.ppsc.gop.pk) for information about the application fee and payment methods.
- Age Concession for Employees of Semi-Government and Autonomous Bodies: Employees of Semi-Government and Autonomous Bodies of the Federal or Provincial Government, as well as those of Local Bodies, are not entitled to age concession for the period of their service in such organizations.
- Equivalence Certificate for Foreign/Local Qualifications: If a candidate claims that their qualification is equivalent to the prescribed qualification, they must submit an equivalence certificate issued by the Competent Authority of HEC/PMDC/PMC/PEC & QEDC of the concerned Administrative Department.
- Experience from Private Firms/Entities: Candidates claiming experience from private firms/entities must provide proof of registration of the firm/entity with SECP, Registrar of Firms, or any other Regulatory Authority.
- Departmental Permission Certificate/NOC: Candidates must apply for Departmental Permission Certificate/NOC in their concerned departments immediately after applying for a specific post.
- Registration in Relevant Bodies: Applicants must ensure they have obtained/applied for registration in PEC/PNC/PMDC/PMC/PVMC or other relevant bodies for a Registration Certificate on or before the Closing Date.
- Providing Marks Obtained/Total Marks or Percentage Certificate: Candidates must provide marks obtained/total marks or percentage certificates of all degrees issued by the Competent Authority at the time of the interview. CGPA is not acceptable.
- Authentic Information: Candidates should only trust information available on the PPSC’s official website (www.ppsc.gop.pk) and avoid relying on any other sources.
- Shorthand, Typing & Proficiency Tests: Shorthand tests and typing & proficiency tests, if required, will be held only in Lahore.
- Variation in Number of Posts: In case of any variation (increase/decrease) in the number of posts by the concerned department, no fresh applications will be invited.
- Fee Payment Methods: Applicants are advised to deposit fees online through ATMs, Mobile Phone Banking, Internet Banking, Over the counter (by visiting the nearest *1Link Member Banks Branches), Jazz Cash, Easy Paisa, U Paisa, and other available micro-finance banks.
Before applying online for the Canal Patwari positions, candidates are advised to read the “General Instructions” regarding the application fee, written test, and interview process on the PPSC website (www.ppsc.gop.pk).
Closing Date for Application Submission
The last date for submitting online applications is July 31, 2023. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply before the deadline to avoid missing out on this excellent opportunity.
The Punjab Irrigation Department and Punjab Public Service Commission are offering a golden chance for individuals to join as Canal Patwari and contribute to the development and management of canals in Punjab. If you meet the prescribed qualifications and are enthusiastic about serving your community, apply online on the PPSC website before July 31, 2023. Don’t miss this opportunity to embark on a rewarding and fulfilling career in Punjab.