Zilladar Jobs in Irrigation Deptt | Job Description, Salary & Promotion

Last update: March 17, 2020

Irrigation Department has requested Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC) to recruit suitable candidates against vacant seats of Zilladar in Basic Scale 14. PPSC has advertised 136 Zilladar Jobs through its website and Express and The Nation newspapers on 15-03-2020.

Graduation degree holders will have great chance to start career in government sector. In view of the last advertisement of zilladar jobs, here is brief discussion about Zilladar jobs in Irrigation Department, Government of the Punjab.

Post Title: Zilladar
Basic Pay Scale: 14
Job Type: Contract Basis for a period of 03 years (extendable)
Place of Posting: In the respective Zone

  1. Lahore (Lahore, Sheikhupura, NankanaSahab, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Kasur, Okara, Narowal, Pakpattan)
  2. Faisalabad (Faisalabad, Jhang, Chiniot, NankanaSahab, T.T.Singh, Sheikhupura, Gujranwala, Hafizabad)
  3. Sargodha (Sargodha, Khushab, Layyah, Mianwali, Bhakkar, Gujrat, Jhelum, MandiBahauddin, Jhang)
  4. DG Khan (D.G.Khan, Rajanpur, MuzzafarGarh)
  5. Bahawalpur (Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar, Rahim Yar Khan)
  6. Multan (Multan, Pak Pattan, Vehari, Lodhran, Jhang, Sahiwal and Khanewal)
  7. Research/ DLR (All Punjab)
  8. Development (All Punjab)

Minimum Qualification

As per Punjab Irrigation Department Recruitment Rules, 2019, the minimum qualification required for the posts of ZilladarBS-14, is as under:

Graduation BA/ BSc (2nd Division) from a University recognized by the Higher Education Commission Or BSc Agriculture (2nd Division) from a University recognized by the Higher Education Commission.

Minimum Experience: Nil
Domicile Eligibility: Only Punjab domiciled candidates can apply.
Gender: Male, Female & Transgender
Age Limit: 31 years (Male), 34 years (Female) and 36 years (Special Person)
Note: Age and Sex of the Transgender will be based on the contents of their CNIC.

How to Apply

  1. Deposit Rs.600/- under Head:"C02101- ORGANIZATIONS OF STATE-TEST FEE REALIZED BY THE PUNJAB PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION", in any Branch of State Bank of Pakistan or National Bank of Pakistan or Government Treasury on or before the Closing Date of submission of applications
  2. Submit "On-line Application Form" at http://www.ppsc.gop.pk by the closing date which is 30-03-2020 up to 12:00 AM (Midnight).

Closing Date: 30-03-2020 up to 12:00 AM (Midnight)

Syllabus for Zilladar Exam / Test

One paper MCQ type General Ability Written Test of 100 marks and 90 minutes duration comprising Questions relating to General Ability including General Knowledge, Pakistan Studies, Current Affairs, Islamic Studies (Ethics for Non-Muslim Candidates), Geography, Basic Mathematics, English, Urdu, Everyday Science and Basic Computer Skills.

Zilladar Job Description

Zilladar is responsible for collection of revenue of Canal Water usage by the farmers of his area. He is also responsible for resolution of disputes relating to water usage and allied matters of his area of jurisdiction.

Zilladar Salary Package

Salary of Zilladar is equal to Basic Pay Scale 14 along with allowances as admissible to other Punjab Government Employees. An estimated salary of Zilladar is Rs. 28387/- per month including allowances.

Zilladar Promotion / Career Scope

Step 1:Zilladar is eligible for promotion as Deputy Collector in Basic Scale 17 upon passing of a Departmental Examination.

Step 2: Deputy Collector, Basic Scale 17, is eligible for promotion as Canal Collector in Basic Scale 18 after completion of 05 years service.

Step 3: Canal Collector, Basic Scale 18, is eligible for promotion as Collector in Basic Scale 19 on selection cum seniority upon completion of 12 years service in BS 17 and above.

General Information

General Information

  • Negative marking shall be done by deducting 0.25 mark for each incorrect answer in all Objective (MCQ) papers.
  • The number of chances is restricted to three for the candidate who does not qualify the written test or interview.
  • Special Persons are not required to deposit application fee.

Writer is a Punjab Government servant (Pakistan). He writes voluntarily


Posted by Hassan

Last date?

Posted by Mohsin Ali

Sir, any relaxation about age limit????

Posted by Bakhtawar Hussain

Sir zilladar ki vacancie k kb tk anay k chances hein (2020)?

Posted by ali

sir Ziladar ki post main koe age relaxation hoty hy kia for Govt emply plz guide

Posted by Zulqarnain

Sir ye job kb announce hon gii??

Posted by Adeel Baig

Assalma o Alykum
1) Sir kia Ziladar bps14 se bps 16 hone ja rha hai??
2) Ziladar deprtmental exams kitne arsey bad de kr Deputy Collector (bps17) mai ja skta hai?

Posted by Mahtab Ahmad khan

Sir kia Bs degree holders eligible hain ziladar ki post k liye

Posted by Mohsin

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Posted by Haris

Can I apply for a zilladar
I have done B. Com from Punjab University

Posted by Asadullah

Sahiwal district mention ni hy advertisment me to kiaa sahiwal waly candidates apply ni kr skty

Posted by A Habib

Dear Asadullah Candidates from Sahiwal can also apply but they will be considered in other zones namely Research/ DLR (All Punjab) and Development (All Punjab) as mentioned in the advertisement of PPSC

Posted by Bilal rafique

Sir kia ye ziladar ki post permanent ho jata hy bunda???ubi tu ye contract py ayi hn or wo bhi extendable?????

Posted by Shaista

Sir Gujranwala k candidates b apply kr skty hn?

Posted by Noor

Kia aik larki ke liye ye job suitable he?

Posted by Anonymous

Ppsc ne ammend kar dia hai sahiwal or khanewal wale ab eligible hain multan zone mei apply karne ke liye
Good luck to you all
Best wishes!!

Posted by Waleed Mohay Yul Din

If a candidate is student of BS Chemistry Final Semester then! If he can apply for zilladar Post????
Please update.!!!
I shall be very thankful.!!!

Waleed Mohay Yul Din

Posted by A HABIB

Any candidate who have (in hand) degree equal to graduation can apply.

Posted by She er Noor Malik

Zilladar departmental exams kitne arsey bad de kr Deputy Collector (bps17) mai ja skta hai?

Posted by Ahmad ammar

Asslamu alaikum sir kya bsc civil engineer
(4 year) ziladaar ki post ky liay apply kr skty hain.

Posted by Bilal

Age relaxation not mentioned

Posted by Waqas Ahmad

Sir test preparation k leya koi recommended book btain gay plzz...?

Posted by Ahsan ul Haq

Can i apply for this post .I have done my graduation in commerce from Punjab University.

Posted by Naveed Ur Rehman

All relevant Information provided me

Posted by fahad

hi, dear sir, I have a BS Software Engineering degree I have submitted online application and also paid the challan, kindly tell me my degree is,16 years of education but the zilladar post eligibility criteria is B.A or Graduation.is there be an equivalent degree issue by ppsc are not?

Posted by asad iqbal

sir i have 4 years BS degree , am i eligible for this post ? i have applied for this post but do not know if i am eligible or not

Posted by Malik Aamir

When this posts will anounce ????

Posted by Syed meesam raza

Sir can i aply now for this zilladar post.. can i deposit fee for this post now.. bcz the dates are extended bcz of covid-19..

Posted by Usman Asad

A. O. A
Sir kindly yeh bta dein kia zilladaar post ki date extend ho gi due to covid 19

Posted by Usman Asad

Sir kia mein zilladaar post k liey apply kr skta hn abhii
Date extend hvi hai k nai?

Posted by Abdul lateef

Thanks for sharing info about zilladar

Posted by Usama Ramzan

A.O.A sir Zilladar ki post k exam kb tk ho gy

Posted by Saqib Hussain

Main ne apply Kia tha but Abbi tak koe response nai aya. Kaheen mjse miss hogye ya Abbi late hy?

Posted by Mahboob ur Rehman

Zilladar ka jinnhon ne apply kya un ka Admission letter kab tak aye ga 30 march last date thi is or abhi tak koi schedule ni aa raha test ka

Posted by M waqas

sir kia commerce (Bcom)student eligible hai ???

Posted by Muhammad iqrar hassan

Sir result kb tak aay ga zilladar ka sargodha zone

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