Open Competitive Examination for Recruitment to the Posts of Technical Officer (Civil /
Electrical) / Draughtsman of the Sri Lanka Technological Service of the North Western
Provincial Council Public Service – 2017
THIS is in addition to the Gazette Notifi cation dated 22.09.2017 relating to the examination for recruitment to the above
posts. It is informed that the syllabus mentioned under paragraph 6.1 of the said Gazette Notifi cation should be amended
as follows :
6.1 Syllabus :
01. Intelligence Quotient Test (Duration 01 Hour – 100 marks)
This test will be comprising of multiple choice and structured questions to test language skills, numerical skills and
logical ability of the candidates.
02. Subjective Technical Test (Duration 03 Hours – 100 marks)
(A) Technical Offi cer (Civil) Grade III, Technical Offi cer (Civil) One Year Trainee Grade :
Comprising of the questions to judge the inborn skills of applicants on fundamentals of building construction,
preparation of construction plans and the understanding of such plans, water supply and drainage
and sewage systems.
(B) Technical Offi cer (Electrical) Grade III, Technical Offi cer (Electrical) One Year Trainee Grade :
Ability to understand an electrical circuit after reading , knowledge on the regulations to be followed
during electrical installations, knowledge on Preparation of estimates for electrical circuits relevant to
constructions, renovations and maintenance.
(C) Draughtsman – One Year Trainee Grade :
Questions to test the knowledge on architecture, drawing according to the scale, understanding of an
architectural plan or a rough drawing, fundamental knowledge on built environment, knowledge on
quantity surveying, basic knowledge on geometrical and mechanical drawings will be included in the
paper.Candidates should bring the geometrical equipment and other equipment required to answer the