Kerala Irrigation department stopped the deployment of Technical staff to L.S.G.D.(Engineering wing)
Kerala irrigation department is forced to deploy 1107 numbers of Technical staff to L.S.G.D.(Engineering wing) on a permanent basis – Superintending Engineer – 3 No.s, Executive Engineer – 11 No.s,Assistant Executive Engineer – 70 No.s, Assistant Engineer – 199 No.s, First Grade Overseers -200 No.s,Second Grade Overseers -224 No.s, Third Grade Overseers – 400 No.s. But Government created 529 of new posts for L.S.G.D.(Engineering wing) by keeping 362No.s posts as supernumerary posts in irrigation department(to be abolished subject to retirement and rules) .But these new posts is open to L.S.G.D. for recruitment / promotion subject to rules. But 362 No.s of staff in Irrigation department includes – Assistant Executive Engineer – 20 No.s, Assistant Engineer – 81 No.s, First Grade Overseers -50 No.s,Second Grade Overseers -26 No.s, Third Grade Overseers – 185 No.s.escaped from Permanent deployment to L.S.G.D.- there is no recruitment to these posts in irrigation department subject to retirement and rules.Earlier irrigation department appointed new technical staff from the new rank list, even though 362No.s of posts are in excess. At last Irrigation department stopped deployment of technical staff to L.S.G.D.But Fortunately L.S.G.D new rank list holders(Overseers/Assistant Engineers) will get an opportunity for employment and the L.S.G.D. staff will get promotion.
Kerala government created 50 first grade overseer posts,26 second grade overseer posts and 185 third grade overseer posts in lsgd engineering wing.
Kerala pwd reported 49 assistant engineer(civil) vacancies to psc
Kerala psc published rank list for the post of assistant engineer/assistant town planning officer in lsgd department.Around 200 vacancies are reported to this post.