- Must have passed Secondary School Certificate Examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Andhra pradesh or its equivalent examination as prescribed from time to time in sub- rule 2 of rule-12 of the Andhra pradesh State and Subordinate Service Rules, 1996.
- Must have obtained a National Council of Vocational Training Certificate in Draughtsman (Civil) Trade (two years) Course with Surveying as one of the subjects in any Industrial Training Institute recognized by the Government of India. Candidates with higher qualification in the same trade course are also eligible to apply.
Age Limit :
- Candidates must be at least 18 years of age while applying for the exams. max limit is 42
|Written examination (Objective Type)||No. of questions||Duration (minutes)||Maximum Marks|
Part- A : General Studies and mental ability
Part - B : Drawing and survey
Note:- For each correct answer 1 mark will be awarded and each wrong answer will carry 0.25 negative mark.
PART-A = GENERAL STUDIES AND MENTAL ABILITY
1. General Mental ability and reasoning.
2, Quantitative aptitude including data interpretation.
3. General English.
4. Current affairs of Regional, National and International importance.
5. General Science and its applications to the day to day life, contemporary Development in science and technology and information technology.
6. History and culture of India with specific focus on A.p.
7. Indian polity and governance: Constitutional issues, 73/74th amendments,public policy, reforms and center state relations with specific reference to Andhra Pradesh.
8.Society, Social justice, Right issues.
9. Physical geography of Indian sub-continent and Andhra Pradesh.
10. Key welfare and development schemes of Govt. of Andhra Pradesh
PART – B = DRAWING AND SURVEY SYALLABUS
1.Importance of Lettering and Numbering – Figure Sizes and proportions IS
2.construction of Plain Geometric Figures (Lines, Angles, Triangle, Rhombus,
Quadrilaterals, Polygon etc) orthographic projection – Recommended
Methods of Projections as per IS code.
3.construction of ordinary Scale – plain, & comparative Diagonal, vernier,
& Scale of Chords.
4.Drawing Plan and Elevation of points, Lines, surfaces & Solids.
5.Conventional Signs and Symbols as per IS Code for Engineering Drawings
and Buildings Drawings.
6.Drawing and detailing of (a) Brick arrangements – Various types of Bonds, (b) Stone Masonry & Stone loints (c) Foundations – Various types
(d) Damp Proof Course & Plinth Protection (e) Roof types – Reinforced Concrete, Madras Terrace & lack Arch, (f) Flooring types – Timber Flooring, Steel Flooring, Tile Flooring, (g) Arches & Lintels Carpentry Joints, Framing, Paneling and Moulding (h) Doors types – Paneled,Glazed, and Flush Door, (i) Windows & Ventilators (j) Pitched Roof -Various types – King post, & Queen post, (k) Steel Roof Trusses (l) Stairs- Various types – Wooden, Steel and Reinforced Concrete – Spiral,Doglegged & Open Well (m) Single Storied Residential House – Plan,Elevation and Section (n) Cross section showing different types of Roads,Railway Track, Embankment and layout of Platforms (o) DifFerent types of Irrigation Structures (p) Pipelines Joints Drainage Works, Manholes,Sanitary fittings, (q) Forms of Rivet Heads, Types of Riveted Joints,Standard Steel Section, Standard Connections.
7.Surveying of Buildings Sites with Chain, Field Book Entries – Plotting -Calculation of Areas.
8.Use of Prismatic Compass, Handling of Leveling Instrument – Differential Leveling, Surveying of Building Sites with Chain and Level for Calculation of Earth Work. Plotting of Longitudinal/Cross section, Drawing of Contours