As an Electronic Engineer, entry for junior posts in
the Government departments is by direct recruitment through
advertisements in newspapers. Selection to Gazetted posts is through
the competitive examinations conducted by Union and State Public
Service Commission. UPSC conducts an Engineering Service Examination
(Telecommunication and Electronics Engineering group) annually for
vacancies in Central Engineering Services and various State Public
Service commissions conduct their own competitive Exams for
vacancies in State engineering services.
In the Defence Services, young engineers start as Second
Lieutenants. For selection into the Defence Services- Indian Army,
Indian Air Force, Indian Navy, applications are invited through
National dailies and Employment News.
Similarly vacancies in the private and public sector are advertised
through leading daily newspapers of the country and the Employment
News. Mostly the candidates are interviewed after thorough scrutiny
of their basic inputs and the selections are made on merit. Central
Electronics Ltd., Indian Railways, Atomic Energy Commission,
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, Ministry of Civil Aviation,
Directorate General Posts and Telegraphs Departments etc are some of
the prospective employers in the field.