Written By Ajit Kumar on Monday, February 8, 2016 | 4:09 AM
Central Power Research Institute
P.B.No.8066, Bangalore – 80
Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) is an autonomous Society under the Ministry of
Power. CPRI is a National Power Research organization for undertaking and/or sponsoring
R&D projects in the fields of generation, Transmission, distribution and operation of
electricity supply systems. CPRI acts as an apex body for initiating and co-ordinating the
Research and Development in the field of electric power. It functions as a Centre for applied
research in electrical power engineering assisting the electrical industry in product
development in Quality Assurance. CPRI also serves as an independent Authority for
Testing & Certification of power equipments. The CPRI Head office is situated at Bangalore
and its units at Bhopal, Nagpur, Hyderabad, Noida, Kolkata and Guwahati.
CPRI invites on-line applications from the eligible Indian Nationals for filling up of vacancies
in the following posts as detailed hereunder.
The category-wise break-up of vacancies of the posts is as follows:
*Orthopedically handicapped (OH) – a person having not less than 40% physical impairment
with disability of such type with which the independent mobility is not affected, is eligible to
** Includes one post for Technician (Compounder).
The number of vacancies may increase or decrease for filling up, as per requirement.
Number of vacancies indicated is subject to change at the time of selection depending upon
the circumstances and reservation may also vary. CPRI reserves right to post the candidates
on appointment in any of its offices located anywhere in India.
EDUCATIONAL & OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:
The maximum age limit is the age as on the last date of registration of on-line applicants.
Relaxation in upper age limit, for SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-Servicemen/Persons who had
ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1.1.1980
to 31.12.1989 for Widows, Divorced Women and Women judicially separated from
Husbands who are not re-married, shall be as per central govt. norms. The upper age limit
for Departmental candidates serving in CPRI is 5 years over and above the maximum age
limit prescribed for the said posts under each category (5 years for Group A and B posts and
10 years for Group C posts).
Probation for all the posts will be initially for a period of 2 years. All the posts carry service
benefits of NPS contribution/Leave/LTC/Medical benefits and allowances as per
Government of India norms. Payment may be made through Payment Gateway by using Debit/Credit Card or Net
Banking. The printout of the online receipt may be retained by the candidates for proof of
1) Applications without the prescribed fee would not be considered and
summarily rejected. No representation against such rejection would be
2) Fees would be payable during 24 days of online registration of the applications and
shall be non-refundable.
3) Ex-servicemen are exempted from payment of fee only for Group C posts
4) Payment Gateway/Bank Transaction charges, if any, incurred for Online payment of
application fees/intimation charges, will have to be borne by the candidate
Brief Job Description: Engineering Officers
Testing and Performance evaluation of Power apparatus as per National & International
standards, Initiate and to take up Research Projects, Power system studies, Consultancy
works, operation & maintenance of Power apparatus, execution of projects, Engineering and
procurements Implementation of Quality Management Systems, etc. and any other work
assigned from time to time by the concerned division.
Brief Job Description: Engineering Assistants
Supervision of erection & mounting of test apparatus, and assisting in Testing activities.
Assisting in R & D Projects, Procurement, Projects, Quality system and Consultancy works
and any other work assigned from time to time by the concerned division. Should be familiar
with BIS/IEC/IEEE standards quality procedures related to various electrical equipments.
Exposure to ISO/IEC 17925 is desirable.
Brief Job Description: Technicians (Electrician)
Handling & erection of test apparatus, maintenance of Electrical Systems & other activities
related to trade and mechanical workshop and any other work assigned from time to time by
the concerned division.
Brief Job Description: Technician (Compounder)
Assist the Visiting Medical Officer (VMO), Maintain stock of Medicine, Forward the details of
stock of Medicine to Administration, Compounding and dispensing prescriptions according to
the hospital formulary or prescriptions of VMO in the First Aid Centre, Being responsible for
initiating the indents, storage and maintenance of stocks and accounting of medical supplies
and appliances under his charge, Providing first – aid to the injured and repeat prescriptions
of VMO when ordered, Compiling statistics of First Aid Centre, Processing of Inpatient and
Outpatient Medical Reimbursement bills, arranging issuance of letters for direct billing to
CPRI recognized hospitals, coordinating with hospitals, Should have knowledge of the
Clinical Work, Performing such other duties as may be required from time to time.
Brief Job Description: Assistant Librarian
Ensure an accurate inventory of resources, Ensure efficient retrieval by users, Search
external database programs for the availability of cataloguing copy, Maintain inventories,
compile statistics and generate reports as required, Develop and maintain cataloguing
procedures, Distribute materials for cataloguing, Determine the type of cataloguing required,
Enter cataloguing data into the library's automated system, Process resources for placement
on shelf, File cards in shelf list, Complete cataloguing records where only partial copy is
available, Index materials for the pamphlet collection.
Brief Job Description: Assistants
Administrative work Service matters of personnel including maintenance of their Personal
Files/Service Books/Leave account assisting in HR related matters, etc.
Accounts work like processing of bills, Bank Reconciliation, Cash/Cheque receipts&
payment, maintenance of related accounting records, Budget preparation, finalization of