Western Coalfields Limited Recruits 135 Mining Sirdars


Western Coalfield Limited (WCL) has invited applications for 135 posts for Mining Sirdars in Technical and Supervisory categories. Don’t miss your chance to apply now! Looking for a rewarding and challenging career in mining? Western Coalfield Limited (WCL) has just opened up 135 posts of Mining Sirdars in Technical and Supervisory categories — don’t miss your opportunity to apply now!

  • WCL recruitment 2023: Applications are invited for 135 posts of mining Sirdar in Technical and supervisory Grade-C and Surveyor (Mining) in technical and Supervisory Grade B.
  • The application process is underway and the deadline for the submission of the application form is February 10. Interested candidates can apply online at www.westerncoal.in.

Eligibility Criteria for the WCL Mining Sirdars Post.

Eligible candidates must possess a valid Mining Sirdar certificate of competency from the DGMS or any other equivalent certificate in Coal/ Metal issued by any State Government. Also, they should have valid Gas Testing and First-Aid Certificate according to Rule 10 & 11A of Mineral Work Rules, 1961. The application should also be accompanied with one recent passport-sized photograph and all relevant documentation at the time of submitting their form. Additionally, the applicant should have knowledge of Mine Surveying and be able to read & write English/ Hindi.

WCL recruitment 2023 age limit: The candidates should be between the age of 18 to 30 years as on January 19, 2023.

How To Fill The WCL Mining Sirdars Application Form?

To apply for the WCL Mining Sirdars posts, the candidate needs to download and fill in the prescribed application form. The form can be downloaded from the official website of Western Coalfield Limited. After downloading and filling in the details, the candidate needs to send it along with all relevant documents such as photographs and certificates to WCL’s office address.

WCL recruitment 2023: Know how to apply

  • Visit the official website at www.westerncoal.in
  • On the homepage, click on the career tab
  • Click on NEW REGISTRATION and fill in the required information to register.

The application fee is 1180 for the Unreserved category, OBC Non-creamy layer and EWS candidates. SC/ST/PWD and EWs candidates are exempted from payment of the application fee.

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Important Dates & Links to Remember.

Applicants should take note of the following important dates and links related to the recruitment process for Mining Sirdars at WCL. The official notification for the posts was released on 4 February 2023 and forms must be submitted before 10th February 2023. Links are provided below to download the application form and check other important details such as eligibility criteria and exam syllabus.

Key Skills Required to Become a Mining Sirdar.

To become a Mining Sirdar, it is important to have strong technical and professional skills. These include knowledge of coal mining processes, safety regulations, advanced mathematical skills for measurements and calculations and basic computer literacy for research and record-keeping. Good communication skills are also essential for successful coordination with miners. In addition to this, some experience working in the field of mining or related industries is desirable but not mandatory.

Selection Procedure and Cut-Offs for the WCL Posts.

Candidates shortlisted for the WCL posts will be selected on the basis of their performance in the written examination. The cut-off marks will be decided at the completion of each stage in accordance with the number of vacancies available. Candidates are encouraged to prepare well and stay up-to-date with the latest syllabus and trends, to perform better in their examinations for the Mining Sirdar posts.

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