Senior Officers on Probation

Oil India Limited Recruitment 2019 for Senior Officers 

Oil India Limited invites applications from eligible Indian Nationals, to fill up the following posts in Grade ‘B’


 Selected candidates will be appointed under the ‘Scheme for Induction Level Engineers/Officers on Probation’. The candidates will be placed in Grade B in the pay scale of Rs.60,000-1,80,000 (starting Basic Pay of Rs.60,000). The selected candidates will have to serve a probationary period of one year and will be confirmed in writing after successful completion of the same.

 Approximate total emoluments in Grade B at minimum of scale will be around Rs.1,00,000/-. In addition to the basic pay & dearness allowance, other benefits include HRA or Company leased/self-lease accommodation, free medical benefits for self & dependents, Gratuity/PF, House Building Loan, Vehicle Loan, Group Insurance, etc. as per rules of the company.

A. Oil India Limited Educational Qualification and Experience

Qualification:  PG in Geology / Applied Geology of minimum 02 years duration with minimum 60% marks and having Mathematics at Graduation Level (excluding PG in Computational Seismology)


Candidates should have requisite Educational Qualifications (as indicated under


 Candidates applying for the post of Senior Officer (Geology) must compulsorily produce/provide proof of having subject of Mathematics at Graduation level.

 Age relaxation of 5 years will be applicable for candidates who have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 for which they will have to submit domicile certificate issued by the prescribed authority.

 In case of candidates belonging to Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) age relaxation will be 10 years for (PwBD-UR), 13 years for PwBD (OBC) & 15 years for PwBD-ST/SC.

 Age relaxation for Ex-Servicemen will be 5 years.

 Upper age limit will be as indicated in Table “A – Details of Posts/Vacancies/Educational Qualifications/Age Limit”, above. However, considering all possible age relaxations the maximum upper age of the applicant shall not exceed 56 years


The eligible/short listed candidates for the abovementioned posts will have to appear for Written Test, Group Discussion (GD)/Group Task (GT) and Personal Interview, details of which are as under :

Phase I Written Test (WT) 100 (Weightage 85%) 50% for General, OBCs & EWS 40% for SC, ST and PwBD Phase II Group Discussion (GD)/Group Task(GT)* 30 (Weightage 5%) No qualifying marks Personal Interview (PI) 10 (Weightage 10%) No qualifying marks

 The candidates who qualify in the Phase-I, i.e. written test will only qualify for the next round of the Selection process i.e. GD/GT & Personal Interview.

 The merit list of candidates shall be drawn based on combined marks of written test, Group Discussion/Group Task and Personal Interview as per defined weightages.

 Candidates who qualify in the Written Test will be called in a ratio of 1:5 for the GD & PI based on marks in the WT.

2 Senior Officer (Production) (PD05) /07 (For Mechanical Engg) /06 (For Petroleu m Engg / Technology)

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering of minimum 04 years duration with minimum 65% marks (Excluding Automation/Automobile/ Industrial / Power / Manufacturing/ Production / Mechatronics / Mining/ Marine Engineering etc.)


Master’s degree in Petroleum Engineering / Technology of minimum 02 years duration with minimum 60% marks and having Engineering at Graduation level

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Important Dates:

  • Opening of OIL website for online submission of application on 10:00 hours on 08.09.2019
  • Last date for submission of online application in OIL on 23:59 hours on 28.09.2019