DRDO Recruitment 2018

DRDO Recruitment 2018: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)’s Avadi-based laboratory Combat Vehicles Research and Development Establishment (CVRDE) has issued notification for Trade Apprentice Posts. Those who are ex- ITI candidates may apply through prescribed format within 15 days from the advertisement’s date of publication. They may apply through official website www.rac.gov.in.

DRDO Recruitment 2018

Vacancy details

Total number of positions: 127

Fitter – 35 positions

COPA (Computer Operator and Programming Assistant) – 25 positions

Electrician – 22 positions

Machinist – 12 positions

Draughtsman (Mechanical) – 8 positions

Mechanic (Motor Vehicle) – 8 positions

Turner – 6 positions

Welder – 6 positions

Carpenter – 2 positions

Electronics – 3 positions


Those who apply for posts of the carpenter, OPA & Welder will get Rs. 10739/- per month

Selected candidates for other posts will get Rs. 115821- per month

Eligibility Criteria for positions of trade apprentice

Educational Qualification

Ex-ITI candidates applying for posts must note that they should have passed out from any institute recognized by NCVT covered through Gazette Notification of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, with at least two-year duration except for Computer Operator and Programming Assistant (COPA) and welder trade. Both COPA, as well as welder candidates, must have one-year ITI certificate that is recognized by NCVT.

Selection process

Candidates will be selected on the basis of the performance during the interview

How to Apply

Candidates may apply through prescribed format through official website www.rac.gov.in. within 15 days from the advertisement’s date of publication.

Application Fee: Rs. 30/-

Last month, DRDO’S Defence Terrain Research Laboratory (DTRL) invited applications for the posts of RA and Junior Research Fellow. Interested candidates were asked to appear for walk-in-interview on December 5.