TNEB TANGEDCO Recruitment 2019 Update: Now You Can Apply for 5000 Gangman Trainee Posts till 30 May

Abha Toppo
Abha Toppo

According to the latest notification issued by the Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) and Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB), the last date of online application process for TNEB TANGEDCO Recruitment 2019 for 5000 Gangman vacancies has been extended. Now applicants can submit their application form online till 30 May 2019.

In addition, candidates applying for TNEB TANGEDCO Recruitment 2019 would be able to submit the application fee till 1st June 2019 through the Indian Bank, Canara Bank and Indian Overseas Bank.

In March, the TANGEDCO and TNEB had published an official notification for the direct recruitment of Gangman (Trainee). A total of 5000 vacancies were notified for Gangman (Trainee) jobs. The online application process started from 22nd March 2019 and the last date of application was 22nd April 2019. The last date for payment of Fee was 24th April 2019.

Important/Modified Dates

Date of Notification


Online application opens on


Last date for submission of applications and for uploading the documents


Last date for payment of Fee through Canara Bank/ Indian Bank/

Indian Overseas Bank



The candidates if get selected for the Gangman (Trainee) post will be placed under 2 year training period with a consolidated pay of 15,000 per month. Further, after successful completion of the training period they will be put at level -1 in the pay matrix - Rs.16, 400 to 51,500.

Education Qualification

Candidates those who want to apply for TANGEDCO 5000 Gangman post should be at least 5th pass. He/she must possess adequate knowledge of Tamil Language. Those who do not know Tamil can also apply for the Gangman post.

If selected, they should qualify the Second Class Language Test as laid down in the Service Regulation. All eligible applicants including those sponsored by the Employment Exchange & Open Market candidates must apply online to appear for the physical test.

Age Limit

40 Years

Selection Procedure for TNEB TANGEDCO Recruitment 2019

Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of Physical Test (eg - Pole climbing, fixing of Cross Arm) followed by a Competitive Written Exam.

Exam Fee:

For OC, BCM, BCO, MBC/ DC - Rs. 1000/-

For SC, SCA, ST – Rs. 500/-

Destitute widow and differently-able people – Rs. 500/-

Steps to Apply for TANGEDCO Gangman Posts

1. Log on to the TANGEDCO’s Website

2. Now go to the online application portal by clicking the link.

3. Follow the method given in the - ‘Guidelines to the candidates for applying Online’.

4. Enter required details and upload scanned copy of documents.

5. Pay Examination fees.

6. Download the Application form

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