Staff Selection Commission will be conducting an All India Open Examination 2012-13 for recruitment to FCI Category III posts in five zones which also includes the North East zone. There are a total of 241 vacancies available in North East region for the post of Assistant Grade III in General, Accounts and Technical cadre. This was announced vide a notification issued on 25th Aug 2012 and has thereby invited online applications from interested and eligible candidates. A written examination comprising of two papers with 200 marks each will be held on the month of November 2012 and January 2013 followed by a Computer Proficiency Test to determine the final list of selected candidates. Final selection will be made based on the marks scored in the written examination which is subject to qualifying in the Computer/Skill Test to be conducted for the purpose.
The job is offered in IDA pattern pay scale of Rs.9300-22940/- along with all other admissible allowances. However, being in the IDA pattern there will be no Grade Pay as in CDA pattern. Moreover, candidates recruited under this employment notice will not have the status of Central Government Civilian Employees.
|Name of the Post||Category||Code||SC||ST||OBC||PWD||EXSM||UR|
|Assistant Grade III||General||A||02||12||02||00||02||23|
Any Indian national who is within the upper age limit of 27 years as on 1st August 2012 may apply online through the SSC Registration websites provided for this FCI Recruitment 2012-13. Candidates belonging to the category of SC/ST/PH/Ex- Serviceman/Female candidates are not required to pay application fee while the rest of the applicants has to pay Rs.200/- by SBI netbanking or in Cash using FCI Recruitment Challan. The detailed procedure for online registration and payment of fee can be found in the notification document attached below.
The eligibility criteria is simple and straightforward and has some standard educational requirements. First of all, proficiency in using computer and various applications is one of the mandatory requirement for which a skill test will also be conducted. In addition, the general academic qualifications prescribed for the different post available under this recruitment is to be a graduate in certain disciplines relevant to the post. For general category, degree in any stream will be considered whereas for Accounts category the requirement is that of a B.Com degree. For technical cadre, B.Sc degree is prescribed in the subjects of Botany, Zoology, Bio-Technology, Bio-Chemistry, Microbiology, Agriculture or Food Science. Candidates who have completed their B.E./B.Tech degree in the disciplines of Food Science & Technology, Food Sciences, Biotechnology or Agricultural Engineering are also eligible to apply in Technical category.
The selection procedure and other details are mentioned in details in the advertisement of FCI 2013 North East Zone Recruitment. You may download it from the links given below. For any other query related to this employment opportunity in Food Corporation of India, feel free to comment below.
Note: The information provided above is for North Eastern Zone only and there are vacancies available for 4 other zones too. In total, there are 6545 number of available posts in India of which 241 post is meant for North East region. However, the number of vacancies are tentative and may change later. The complete advertisement is enclosed below for your information.