For selection to Group B (non-gazetted) junior engineer post, the SSC conducts open competitive computer based exam every year in December-January. The exam is held for filling up vacancies in Central Water Commission, CPWD, Department of Post, National Technical Research Organisation, etc.
Diploma or Degree engineers are eligible to register for the exam.
The exam will comprise of two papers. While paper 1 will have questions from general intelligence, general engineering (subject specific), paper 2 will have questions from general engineering. The paper 1 will be computer based and the paper 2will be a written exam. The standard of the questions in Engineering subjects will be approximately of the level of Diploma in Engineering (Civil/ Electrical/ Mechanical) from a recognized Institute, Board or University recognized by All India Board of Technical Education.