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Jobs in the Directorate of Printing & Stationary, Assam has been announced for three different positions and a total of 22 vacancies to be engaged in the state. These job positions available are those of Forme Carrier, Counter and LDA. This recruitment will be conducted as per the instructions which are contained in the letter that was circulated by WPT & BC Department as well as the letter which was circulated by the Personnel (B) Deptt. Accordingly, it can be said that there are four posts available in the category of Forme Carrier, 10 Nos. of Counter and 8 numbers of LDA to be recruited under this employment notice that is recently issued in Assam.

  • Forme Carrier: As already stated above, recruitment will be held for four vacancy in this category which is placed at a Pay Scale of Rs.5,200-20,200/- in Pay Band 2 and Grade Pay of Rs.2,200/- per month. The eligibility criteria which are set for this category of job is 10th passed with qualification of having completed a course in Letter Press Machine Operator from I.T.I. The applicant must have also passed the All India Trade Test that is conducted by the Government of India after completion of the Prescribed Apprenticeship Training in Govt. of Assam. The age limit defined for this job is to be between 18 and 38 years as on 01-01-2011 except candidates belonging to the SC/ST category who can avail age relaxation of five years in the upper age limit.
  • Counter: This category of job position under the recruitment in Directorate of Printing & Stationery, Assam shares the same Scale of Pay and Grade Pay as mentioned in the post of Forme Carrier. In respect of the educational qualifications, the applicant must be a Matriculate and should have passed the I.T.I having completed Apprenticeship Training in Book Binding of two years in Duration at any Assam Government Press or any other Govt. Recognized Press. It is also required that the candidate has passed All India Trade Test conducted by Govt of India.
  • Lower Division Assistant: This post also has the same pay scale and pay band but offers a higher Grade Pay of Rs.2,400/- per month. It requires an educational qualification of Higher Secondary passed and some special skills such as operating computer applications and typewriting in English as well as Assamese language.

Application Procedure and General Information

This recruitment is meant for applicants who are Indian citizens only. They must also have a valid Employment Registration Number which should be mentioned in the application. The applicants will also need to enclose one recent passport size photograph and a set of attested copies of certificates supporting the educational qualifications as applicable. They will also have to provide a self addressed envelope of size 22 x 10 cm with a postal stamp of Rs.5/- affixed. The sealed envelope carrying the application and other documents must highlight the name of post applied for and category as applicable superscribed at the top.

There will be a written test for the post of L.D.A followed by Viva Voce whereas the selection procedure of the other two post i.e. Forme Carrier and Counter will include only oral interviews. They will have to produce all the original certificates and documents at the time of interview. The last date of application is set to be within 15 days from the publication of the advertisement. Be informed that the official advertisement of this job in Directorate of Printing & Stationery, Assam was published on 28th December 2011 in Assam Tribune.
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