Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited Vidyuth Soudha (APGENCO) is the largest Power Generating Company of Andhra Pradesh State and is the 3rd largest Power Utility in India and has second highest Hydel capacity in the Country desires to be the best power utility in the country . Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited is a power generating organization in Andhra Pradesh. It undertakes operation and maintenance of the power plants and also setting up new power projects alongside upgrading the project's capacity
Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited is one of the pivotal organizations of Andhra Pradesh, engaged in the business of Power generation. Apart from operation & Maintenance of the power plants it has undertaken the execution of the ongoing & new power projects scheduled under capacity addition programme and is taking up renovation & modernization works of the old power stations
APGENCO came into existence and commenced operations from 01.02.1999. This was a sequel to Governments reforms in Power Sector to unbundle the activities relating to Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Power. All the Generating Stations owned by erstwhile APSEB were transferred to the control of APGENCO. After reorganization of state of the Andhra Pradesh according to Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act, 2016, the assets, liabilities, employees etc. of APGENCO are apportioned between the two successor states.
The Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited Vidyuth Soudha (APGENCO) is going to Announce Recruitment 2016 Notification in Firemen and Security Guards Recruitment 2016 Eligible and suitable candidates can apply through Online Application mode from 2016. The information Regarding Age Limit / Educational Qualification / No of Posts / Selection process / how to Apply / Application fee / and other Details of APGENCO Recruitment 2016 Apply Online is mentioned below
APGENCO Recruitment 2016 Name of The Posts
- Security Guards
Fairman - The nature of duties are to take precautions against the fire accidents as
Thermal power generating stations are fire prone areas due to the usage of coal and oils.
Firefighting activities consists of controlling the spreading of fire and to save the lives of
employees, officers of APGENCO and to protect the machinery and materials of the plants
during fire accidents. Hence, Male candidates only need to apply
APGENCO Recruitment 2016 Name of The Posts Scale of Pay
Fire Man - Rs. 10520-325-12145-400-14145-485-16570- 590-19520-700-20220
Security Guards - Rs.9270-250-10520-325-12145-400-14145-485-16570-590-19520-700-20220
APGENCO Recruitment 2016 Age Limit - A person must have attained the age of 18 years and must not have completed the age of 30 years as on the date of notification given for direct recruitment. However, upper age limit shall be relaxed up to 5 years for SC / ST / BC candidates and also for the candidates claiming as Land loosers supported by the documents referred in Note (iii) of para 2 above irrespective of their caste. Upto 3 years in addition to the length of service rendered in Armed force for the candidates who served in Armed forces. Up to 3 years in addition to the length of service rendered as a whole time CADET CORPS INSTRUCTOR in NCC provided the candidate should work rendered a minimum service of as a whole time CADET CORPS INSTRUCTOR in NCC
Educational Qualifications - General Recruitment Candidates Must have passed Intermediate or equivalent examination recognized by the Government of Andhra Pradesh including mere appearance for first and Second year examination of Intermediate in-respect of SC/ST candidates Must have possessed Intermediate or SSC + ITI 2 years duration
Caste & Community - Caste and Community certificate issued by the Competent Authority should be submitted at appropriate time. Backward Classes, Schedule Castes and Schedule Tribes belonging to other States are not entitled for reservation
APGENCO Firemen and Security Guards Recruitment 2016 Physical Requirements
Height - Must not be less than 167.6 cm
Chest - Must not be less than 86.3 cm round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 5 cm.
Provided that in the case of candidates belonging to STs and aboriginal Tribes in the agency areas of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam East Godavari, West Godavari, Mahboobnagar, Adilabad, Warangal and Khammam Districts where the reserved quota could not be fully utilized for want of sufficient candidates possessing the requisite physical standard the board may relax the
physical standards as indicated below
Height - Must not be less than 164 cm
Chest - Must not be less than 83 cm round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 5 cm.
APGENCO Firemen and Security Guards Posts 2016 Apply Online
The candidate has to log-on to the website www.apgenco.gov.in and click on Apply Online link or directly visit www.apgenco.cgg.gov.in to view detailed notification, user guide and to submit application form. Online application is accessible from