Sikkim, the state that is nestled in the Himalayan range and part of the North-eastern part of India. It is one of the most developing states in India and also is a great tourism destination that attracts tourists for its scenic views, adventurous treks and activities from all over the world. The most commonly spoken language is Nepali, the major religion being followed is Buddhism. Sikkim has many definitions to its name the famous one being ‘the Hidden Valley of rice’. Sikkim also has earned its name in keeping the state very eco-friendly and clean.

Recruitment by the government

The Sikkim government recruits for postings in all genres from all classes of job seekers. Some of the current jobs are mentioned below

General Duty Medical officer for graduates with a medical degree in medicine and surgery from a recognized university. Staff Nurses, ANM and other assistants and technicians are also recruited along with engineering posts such as Network and Security Engineer, Database and Storage Engineer, HelpDesk Engineer, Systems Engineer and Infrastructure Engineer that are offered by the Sikkim government organizations. The university also recruits research engineers in their Information Technology Department. The Sikkim government degree college is offering the Principal posting along with teaching positions. Prosthetic and Orthotics Engineers are required by the Social Justice, Empowerment & Welfare Department.

 Types of government departments

The ‘State Government of Sikkim’ consists of many departments, below are some mentioned-

Agriculture Department- This department consists of the Sikkim Organic Mission, this sub-department focuses on the organic farming in these valleys and mountain ranges that prevents the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides.

Cultural Affairs and Heritage Department- This holds the Sikkim Archives Department, which holds the archives of the most old and rich history of Sikkim, photos the old monasteries, mansions and other newspapers.

Finance, Revenue and Expenditure Department- This has 2 sub-departments under it, they are Commercial Taxes Division, Finance, Revenue and Expenditure Department and eProcurement Portal.

Human Resource Development Department- This holds the job recruiting and educational institutions under it, The Sikkim Public Service Commission and Sikkim University at Gangtok

Personnel Administrative Reforms, Training and Public Grievances Department- This forms the State Information Commission- This actively engages citizens in the government programs and creates a transparency and accountability.


The state government of Sikkim is working very hard to keep the employment and literacy rates at a very high percentage. The frequency of the jobs here is quite good, keep yourself updated on the jobs offered every often. The job portals provide a detail on the job description and when and how the candidates must apply for the jobs.

Popular recruitment names

The major recruiters are Sikkim University, BPS Medical College and Government of Information Technology for research in training and informatics. These organizations offer jobs in the field of technology and medicine with a great number of job postings available throughout the state. Most of the government departments here offer a good number of job postings from the university and hospitals around the state.

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