Motor Vehicles Inspector (Technical) – Recruitment Rules

Government of West Bengal
Transport Department
Paribahan Bhawan
12, R. N. Mukherjee Road, Kolkata- 1.

No. 5334-WT/TR/O/12E-23/16 dated 23.11.2016.


In exercise of the power conferred by the proviso to Article 309 of the Constitution of India and in supersession of this Department notification No. 12680-WT/7E-11/80 dated the 29th October, 1980, the Governor is pleased hereby to make, with immediate effect, the following rules regulating the recruitment to the posts of Motor Vehicles Inspector (Technical) in the Transport Department under the Government of West Bengal:-


The method of, and the qualifications required for, the recruitment to the posts of Motor Vehicles Inspector (Technical) under the Transport Department, Government of West Bengal, shall be as detailed below:

(a) Method of recruitment:

By selection (direct recruitment) through an examination conducted by the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission;

(b) Qualifications for direct recruitment:

(i) Must have passed Madhyamik examination or its equivalent examination from a recognized Board or Council;

(ii) Must have a diploma in Automobile or Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institution duly approved by AICTE/ WBSCTE or its equivalent;

(iii) Must have a minimum of two years’ experience in a Workshop/ Factory of Automotive O. E. M. (Original Equipment Manufacturer) or O. E. M.-authorised Workshop/ Service Centre duly registered by a competent Government/ Local Body Authority;

(iv) Must possess a Driving Licence for heavy vehicles.

(c) Age:

Must not be less than 18 (eighteen) years and not more than 32 (thirty two) years on the 1st day of January of the year of advertisement and the upper age-limit shall be relaxable in respect of candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes or the Scheduled Tribes or the Other Backward Classes (Group A or Group B) or other reserved category, if any, as per the extant rules of the Government;

(d) Syllabus & Scheme of examination:

The examination shall be conducted in one part and the syllabus and scheme for such examination shall be framed by the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission in consultation with the Transport Department, Government of West Bengal.

By order of the Governor,

Sd/- Principal Secretary
to the Government of West Bengal

No. 5334-WT dated 23.11.2016

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