Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) Recruitment through Gate 2019

Formerly known as Mazagon Dock Limited, Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited is one of the largest public undertakings in the country. This government-held company allows engineering graduates to be a part of the company by appearing in the GATE exam. The applicants can fill the exam form from the official channel to be eligible for recruitment in the company.

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited manufactures warships and submarines for the Indian army and also builds tankers, cargo and bulk carriers, etc.  MDL is counted as one of the most progressive companies in the country.

Posts Available at MDL for Recruitment through GATE

MDL, one of the largest PSUs in the country, is inviting applicants for the post of Executive Trainee (Technical).  Although the nature of the company’s work is focused on shipbuilding and is related to manufacturing, this job will require the candidate to train and work in fields related to:

  • Planning,
  • Designing,
  • Test and trials,
  • Submarine building,
  • Fabrication,
  • High-quality assurance,
  • Test and trials,
  • Procurement etc.

The applicants may also be given other responsibilities as the company deems fit according to the recruit’s capabilities.

Furthermore, there are vacancies for the following posts as well:

  • Mechanical Engineer: Trainees in this field will overlook installation, operation and repairing of the equipment, planning and designing various engines, products, etc.
  • Electrical Engineer: A trainee under this field is expected to write computer programs, maintain electronic data, oversee various electrical components in the company, understand the equipment or products, etc.

There are four posts open for both of the positions.

Important Dates for MDL Recruitment through GATE 2019

For an applicant to be eligible for the job vacancies and posts offered by MDL, the applicant should first be enrolling for GATE 2019. The company has already announced the important dates for the accepting the applications for recruitment.

Here is a table of important dates that every applicant interested in applying for the job should keep in mind:

Events

Dates

The date for GATE Admit Card (available from)

4-1-2019

GATE Examination

February 2, 3, 9 and 10, 2019

MDL Recruitment 2019 Application Form

9-1-2019

Last date to submit MDL application form

7-2-2019

Last date for paying Application Fee

7-2-2019

Declaration of GATE 2019 Result

17-3-2019

Interview Notification Dates

17-5-2019

 

Keep in mind that the official dates will be visible on the official website of MDL. The company may have some updates or may make some changes in the dates and the procedures, be sure to keep an eye out.

Eligibility criteria

MDL, being one of the biggest PSUs in the country, has a very detailed eligibility criterion for recruiting. Here is what the eligibility criteria looks like:

Post

Eligibility

Executive Trainee (Technical)  

  • Only candidates of Indian nationality can apply for the posts.
  • Applicants should have a full-time bachelor’s degree in engineering from a government recognized college or university or UGC-approved or any other form of equivalent degree for the relevant field.
  • Recruitment process is also open for final year students, but they will need to comply with the minimum requirement of the company when they appear for the interview.
  • If the applicants works in a government-held company, then they must also provide an NOC.

Mechanical Engineer

  • Only applications of Indian nationality can apply for the posts.
  • Applicants should have a full-time bachelor’s degree in engineering from a government recognized college or university or UGC-approved or any other form of equivalent degree for the relevant field.
  • Final year students can also apply for the recruitment process, but they will need to comply with the minimum requirement of the company when they appear for the interview.
  • In the case of applicants from government-held companies, such applicants are to come bearing NOCs.

Electrical Engineer

  • Only applications of Indian nationality can apply for the posts.
  • Applicants should have a full-time bachelor’s degree in engineering from a government recognized college or university or UGC-approved or any other form of equivalent degree for the relevant field.
  • Final year students can also apply for the recruitment process, but they will need to comply with the minimum requirement of the company when they appear for the interview.
  • In the case of applicants from government-held companies, such applicants are to come bearing NOCs.

 

Here is the break-up of score that is acceptable by NHPC for recruitment:

Category

Minimum Scores

General

60%

 

Age Limit for MDL Recruitment through GATE for Various Classes

MDL puts some restrictions on the applicants regarding the age. Here is the age breakup of the age restriction for recruitment through GATE 2019:

Category

Age Restrictions

General Candidates

28 years

OBC Candidates

31 years

SC/ST Candidates

33 years

PWD (General) Candidates

As per PWD Act/Government guidelines

Ex-servicemen:

The age can be relaxed as per the number of years served in the military

 

To apply for the recruitment in the company, an applicant needs to make sure that they read all the details on the website in order to be eligible.

Application form of MDL Recruitment in 2019

Apart from filling the GATE 2019 exam form, an applicant will need to go through the application filling procedure in two steps. The two steps include:

  • Processing of the payment for the form in working hours of the banks, and
  • Filling and submitting the forms.

Here is all you need to know for the offline mode:

  • The fee applicable for the payment of the recruitment form for General category is Rs. 300 which excludes the bank handling charges of Rs. 40. Applicants from SC, OBC, ST and PWD categories are exempt from paying such fees.
  • The fee is to be paid via a bank challan at the nearest SBI branch.
  • The challan will have three parts, one for the bank, one for MDL and one for the applicant. The applicant should carefully fill all of these parts.
  • Once the applicant submits the form in the bank, the applicant will need to retain the details. After the payment is processed, the applicant should enter the details of the challan in the form along with their registration number for the GATE exam.
  • Once you finish filling the form, download the form and review everything. Add the challan for MDL to the printed form and send the form to the following address:

Chief Manager (HR-CR)

Executives Recruitment Section,

02nd Floor, Mazdock House

Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited, Dockyard Road,

Mumbai – 400010

The applicant should keep a copy of the form for verification purposes. Other then this, the applicant should also make sure that their form should reach the office on or before the last date.

Here is the procedure to fill the online registration mode:

  • The applicant should have the details of GATE ready when they log on to the official MDL website.
  • Once the website loads up, the applicant should click on the link “Online Recruitment.”
  • Once the applicant has created a profile, they need to fill out the mandatory fields correctly.
  • Applicants should upload a recent picture online.
  • Review the form before submitting the form and pay the requisite fee online.

Once the applicant is done submitting the form to MDL, the applicant should print out a copy for themselves as well. Also, applicants should record the details of transaction ID as well.

Information on the selection process by MDL through GATE

The eligible candidates for recruitment in MDL are shortlisted solely on the basis of GATE scores. Any candidate who has valid GATE scores will be able to find recruitment in the company. Furthermore, the cut-off scores will be announced by the company later. The company will conduct a personal interview after reviewing your GATE scores. The final selection of the candidate will be based on the cumulative result of the personal interview and the GATE scores.

Salary band offered by MDL

MDL offers trainees and recruits INR 9.6 lakhs CTC/year.

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