Internal Vacancy – Electrician and Plumber


Applications are invited from the employees of the UGC and Higher Educational Institutions for the posts listed below.

  • Electrician, Grade II
  • Plumber, Grade II

Applications should be made as per the specimen forms attached and should be forwarded through the Secretary of the UGC or the Registrar of the Higher Educational Institution / the Rector of the Campus / the Director of the Institute concerned and it should be sent under registered cover to reach the Deputy Registrar / Establishments (NA), University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka on or before
9th August, 2021 (Certified copies of the relevant documents should be enclosed with the application). Applications which do not provide required information or those which do not conform to the other requirements and late applications will be rejected.

Rejected applications will not be considered under any circumstances, without information.

Please note that employees holding permanent cadre posts should not be allowed to apply for another permanent post during their probationary period according to the Establishments Circular Letter No. 03/2013 of 15/03/2013.

Post of Electrician, Grade II


  •  Pass in the 8th
  • Should be conversant with
    1. Detecting faults, repairs and assembly of materials, transformers and all types of machinery and appliances, cables, wires and their ratings, measuring instrument and their uses various types of wiring, joining, testing meters and small transformers;
    2. Reading and understanding drawings and diagrams. Reading scales and record fractional dimensions;
    3. Care and the use of the tools in the trade.
  • Not less than 2 years’ experience as an electrician in a government department, State Corporation or in a recognized establishment.

Salary Scale :       U-PL 3 (III)  Rs.29,915 – 16×270 -34,235.p.m (01.01.2020)

 Selection By :      Trade Test and Interview

Post of Plumber, Grade II


  •  Pass in the 8th
  • Should be conversant with
    1. Reading scales up to 1/64”and maintenance and current use of tools;
    2. Laying C.I and G.I and lead pipes including various joints and their testing;
    3. Repair of ball-valves, cisterns etc., and reading and understanding of simple drawings.
  • Not less than 2 years’ experience in plumbing.

Salary Scale               : U-PL 3(III)     Rs.29915-16×270-34235 p.m. as at 01.01.2020

Selection By               : Trade Test and Interview


University of Jaffna