Assam Government Job 2012 in Panchayat & Rural Development for 450 vacancies | Assam Journal

Assam Government Job 2012 in Panchayat & Rural Development for 450 vacancies

Panchayat & Rural Development, Government of Assam is recruiting many staff in four different job positions such as Extension Officer of Panchayat, Extension Officer (Women & Child), Tax Collector cum Road Moharer and Junior Assistant. All these four job positions constitutes around 450 number of vacancies for Indian Citizens at an age group of 21 to 38 years as on 1st January 2012.

Panchayat & Rural Development Jobs in Assam

P&RD Assam has defined certain criteria for eligibility of the job posts mentioned above and also mentioned all necessary details about this recruitment to be held in Assam. The important details regarding this vacancy can be found below:-

1. Extension Officer (Panchayat): In this category, there are around 13 vacant posts and all of them are reserved for male candidates only. Candidates with educational qualification of either Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, Post Graduate Diploma in Management or Master of Business Administration are eligible to apply. This job post has a Pay Scale of Rs.5200-20000 in PB-2 with GP of Rs.3000/- only as advertised by the authority.

2. Extension Officer (Women and Child): Reserved only for the female candidates of India, this job position is offered for 22 vacant posts. The eligibility criteria in terms of educational qualification is same as that of first mentioned vacancy with exactly the same Pay Scale, Pay Band and Grade Pay.

3. Junior Assistant: This category of job is intended for applicants having graduation degree in any steam. The candidates must have knowledge in computer operations which is a mandatory requirement for Junior Assistant job under Panchayat & Rural Development, Assam. The Grade Pay applicable is Rs.2100/- with Pay Scale of Rs.5200-20000/- & PB 2. No. of Posts is 329.

4. Tax Collector cum Road Moharer: There are 86 vacancies for this category of job and has the same eligibility criteria as that of the Junior Assistant post mentioned above. It has also the same Pay Scale and Pay Band except that of the Grade Pay which is Rs.2100/- in case of Tax Collector cum Road Moharer.

Written Examination for Selection of Candidates

A written examination is said to be held for selection of candidates and the same will be conducted by the Commissioner, P&RD Assam. Based on the performance in this written test for recruitment, the candidates will be shortlisted and accordingly invited for interview. This test is basically of MCQ pattern where you will have to choose the answers from a number of available options provided with the question. The syllabus of this recruitment test by Panchayat & Rural Development, Govt. of Assam constitutes subject matters on Basic Mathematics, Test of Reasoning, English Language and Grammar and General Knowledge. Separate exam will be conducted for Sl.No. 1&2 and Sl.No. 3&4.

Application Procedure and Other Details

Application should be made in Standard Form which can be obtained from the official website ( The documents required to be submitted with the application form are xerox copies of Age Proof certificate and marksheet from HSLC level onwards.In addition, two recent photographs of the candidate should be enclosed with the application form. The completed application along with supporting documents should be submitted to the office of Panchayat & Rural Development, Assam, Juripar, Panjabari in Guwahati-37 on or before the last date i.e. 19th December 2011. The examination will be held on the month of February 2012. In case of the Sl.No. 3&4, the candidates has to specify the preference of the post intended to apply as the examination for both these posts will be held in common. Further information can be obtained from the website of P&RD Assam which was mentioned once above in this article.