IOCL Recruitment 2020: Trade Apprentice 493 Posts – Apply Now

Indian Oil Corporation Limited has announced the IOCL Recruitment 2020: Trade Apprentice Posts notification on 27/11/2020. Notification is out for 493 Vacancies. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online from 27/11/2020 to 12/12/2020. Candidates can view the post details, vacancy details, eligibility criteria, selection process, applying method, fee structure, exam pattern and important dates in the below content.

Name of the Post: Trade Apprentice

Post Date: 27/11/2020

No of Vacancies: 493

Place: South India (Tamil Nadu & Puducherry, Karnataka, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh & Telangana)

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Important Dates for IOCL Recruitment 2020: Trade Apprentice Posts

Start Date of Online Application27/11/2020 from 10:00 A.M
Last Date of Online Application12/12/2020 up to 5:00 P.M
Date of Written Examination03/01/2021
Provisionally Qualified Candidates for Document Verification (DV)11/01/2021

Vacancy Details of IOCL Recruitment 2020: Trade Apprentice Posts

S. NoName of the PostsVacancies
1Trade Apprentice (Fitter, Electrician, Electronics Mechanic, Instrument Mechanic, Machinist)262
2Trade Apprentice – Accountant207
3Trade Apprentice – Data Entry Operator24

Age limit (30/10/2020):

The age limit should be between 18 to 24 years.

Age Relaxation:

S. NoCategoryAge Relaxation
1Schedule Cast / Scheduled Tribe (SC / ST)05 years
2Other Backward Classes (OBC)03 years
3Ex-Servicemen05 years
4Persons with Disabilities (PwD)10 years
5Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC13 years
6Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC / ST15 years

Educational Qualification:

1. Trade Apprentice:

  • Candidates should have completed two year ITI course (full time) in relevant trade.

2. Trade Apprentice – Accountant

  • Full Time Graduate in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in aggregate for General & OBC candidates and 45% in case of SC / ST / PwBD candidates for reserved positions from a recognized Institute / University.

3. Trade Apprentice – Data Entry Operator (Fresher Apprentices)

  • Candidates should have passed Class XII or its equivalent (but below Graduate).

5. Trade Apprentice – Data Entry Operator (Skilled Certificate Holders)

  • Candidates should have passed 12th (but below Graduate). Additionally, candidates should possess Skill Certificate of ‘Domestic Data Entry Operator’ for training of less than one year issued by an awarding body recognized under National Skill Qualifications Framework or any other authority recognized by the Central Government.

Selection Process:

The selection will be based on

  1. Written Examination
  2. Document Verification

Pattern for the Written Examination:

  • The Written Test will comprise of Multiple Choice Questions(MCQ’s).
  • The questions would be in bilingual i.e. English & Hindi.

Trade Apprentice Accountant:

S. NoName of the SubjectsMarks
1Generic Aptitude including Quantitative Aptitude30 marks
2Reasoning Abilities30 marks
3Basic English Language Skills40 marks


Trade Apprentice Data Entry Operator:

S. NoName of the SubjectsMarks
1General Aptitude and Reasoning Abilities25 marks
2Basic English Language Skills25 marks
3Quantitative Aptitude25 marks
4General Awareness25 marks

Trade Apprentice (Fitter / Electrician / Electronics Mechanic / Instrument Mechanic / Machinist) & Technician Apprentice (Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / Civil / Electrical & Electronics / Electronics):

S. NoName of the SubjectsMarks
1Technical Acumen in relevant discipline40 marks
2Generic Aptitude including Quantitative Aptitude20 marks
3Reasoning Abilities20 marks
4Basic English Language Skills20 marks

Application Fee:

There is no application fee.

How to Apply for IOCL Recruitment 2020: Trade Apprentice Posts

  • Candidates should apply through online mode only.
  • Candidates should apply by visiting the IOCL official website:
  • Choose Careers-> Apprenticeships-> Engagement of Technical and Non-Technical Trade & Technician Apprentices in Northern Region.
  • Candidates must have a valid Email ID and Mobile Number.
  • Fill All the details correctly and click submit. System generated registration number is sent in his registered email id / SMS.
  • Candidate have to upload his scanned photograph and signature and furnish educational qualification, experience details etc.
  • Candidates take a printout of the online application form for future reference.

Documents Required:

  1. Xth std / SSLC / Matriculation certificate / mark sheet issued by the concerned Education Board as proof of Date of Birth.
  2. Certificate of the prescribed Educational Qualification.
  3. Caste certificate.
  4. PWD certificate, if applicable
  5. Signature in black ink.
  6. Recent color passport size photograph.

Important Links for IOCL Recruitment 2020: Trade Apprentice Posts

To Apply Online Click here
For Official WebsiteClick here
For Official NotificationClick here

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  1. I need the current application and job updates for the Indian oil corporation limited for 2021 493 apprentices.
    I need the page of application register copy and admit cards and the dates of submission of application and downloading admit cards.


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