West Bengal, India
Hi there, I’m Manish Mahato, a pass-out from GP Dhanbad, currently working in L&T Construction as a DET.
In this post, I’m going to share with you some information about the Junior Engineer Trainee (JET) program at Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL), one of India’s leading steel and power companies.
I have some friends who are working in JSPL Angul and JSPL Patratu, and they have told me a lot about the JET program, its eligibility, salary, facilities, amenities and job locations.
If you are interested in joining JSPL as a JET, then read on to find out more.
What is the JET program?
The JET (also known as DET) program is a one-year training program for diploma holders in various engineering disciplines, such as mechanical, electrical, civil, chemical, etc.
The JETs are given hands-on exposure to various aspects of steel and power production, such as blast furnace, coal washery, sinter plant, pellet plant, coke-oven and by-product plant, coal gasification plant, DRI plant, steel melting shop, slab caster, plate and hot strip mill, oxygen plant, lime and dolomite plant, power plant, etc.
The JETs are also given classroom training on technical subjects, soft skills, safety norms and company policies. The JETs are evaluated on their performance and attendance during the training period.
After successful completion of the training period, the JETs are absorbed as Junior Engineers in JSPL.
What are the eligibility criteria for JET?
To apply for the JET program, you need to have a diploma in engineering from any branch of a recognized institute with at least 60% marks throughout your academic career with good communication skills.
You also need to be proficient in English and Hindi languages. You should have passed out in 2021, 2022 or 2023.
How to apply for JET?
Current Opening (Any Branch, 2021, 2022, 2023 Passout)- Last Date is 30/11/2023Apply Here- Hiring || Diploma || JET || JSP Angul, Odisha (google.com)
You can apply for the JET program online through the JSPL website or through various job portals.
You need to fill up an online application form with your personal details, educational qualifications and preferred job location.
You also need to upload your resume and scanned copies of your documents.
You will be shortlisted based on your eligibility and resume.
You will then be called for an online test and an interview. The online test will consist of multiple-choice questions on technical subjects and aptitude.
The interview will be conducted by a panel of JSPL officials who will assess your communication skills, technical knowledge and attitude.
What is the salary of JET?
The salary of JET is very competitive and attractive.
During the training period, CTC was 16,000 (approx) monthly in last year i.e 1.92 LPA (approx) with accommodation and food facilities (additional charges).
But this year in 2023, it is increased. Let’s see how much it was. I will update it here when I get to know about this.
After the training period, you will get a salary of Rs. 3.6 LPA plus other benefits such as medical insurance, provident fund, gratuity, etc.
What are the facilities and amenities for JET?
JSPL provides excellent facilities and amenities for its JETs. You will get accommodation in a fully furnished bachelor double-sharing hostel with AC, TV, WiFi and mess facilities.
The mess charges are Rs. 4500 monthly for 3 meal each day.
You will also get access to recreational facilities such as Gym, Sports Complex, etc.
You will also get transportation facilities to commute from your hostel to your work site. You will also get safety equipment such as helmets, gloves, boots, etc.
You will also get regular feedback and guidance from your mentors and seniors during your training period.
What are the job locations for JET?
JSPL has various steel and power plants across India and abroad.
As a JET, you can choose your preferred job location from among these plants.
Some of the major job locations are Angul (Odisha), Raigarh (Chhattisgarh), Patratu (Jharkhand), Barbil (Odisha), Tamnar (Chhattisgarh) etc.
You can also get opportunities to work in other locations depending on the project requirements and availability of vacancies.
Major Facilities at JSPL Steel Plants
JSPL’s steel plants are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities that enable the production of high-quality steel products. These facilities include:
- Blast furnace: The heart of the steelmaking process, responsible for converting iron ore into molten iron
- Coal washery: Removes impurities from raw coal to improve its quality for use in steelmaking
- Sinter plant: Converts fine iron ore into a usable form for smelting
- Pellet plant: Produces high-quality pellets from iron ore fines for use in steelmaking
- Coke-oven and by-product plant: Produces coke, a crucial fuel for steelmaking, and valuable byproducts
- Coal gasification plant: Converts coal into clean and synthetic gas for use in various applications
- DRI plant: Produces direct-reduced iron (DRI), a high-quality iron ore substitute for steelmaking
- Steel melting shop: Melts and refines steel to produce the desired chemical composition
- Slab caster: Casts molten steel into large slabs for further processing
- Plate and hot strip mill: Rolls steel slabs into plates and hot strips for various end uses
- Oxygen plant: Provides oxygen for various steelmaking processes
- Lime and dolomite plant: Produces lime and dolomite, essential fluxes used in steelmaking
- Power plant: Generates electricity to power the steel plant operations
The JET program is a great opportunity for diploma holders who want to start their career in the steel and power sector with a reputed company like JSPL.
The JET program offers you a comprehensive training program that will enhance your technical skills and knowledge as well as your personality development.
You will also get a decent salary package along with various facilities and amenities that will make your life comfortable and enjoyable.
You will also get exposure to different work environments and cultures that will broaden your horizons and perspectives.
If you are interested in applying for the JET program, then don’t wait any longer. Visit the JSPL website or any job portal and apply online.
You can also follow JSPL on social media platforms to get updates and notifications about the JET program.
I hope you found this post useful and informative.
If you have any questions or doubts about the JET program, feel free to comment below or contact me through email.
I will be happy to help you out.
Thank you for reading and all the best for your future endeavors.