The Food Corporation of India was setup under the Food Corporation Act 1964 and has played a significant role in India's success in transforming the crisis management oriented food security into a stable security system. Staff Selection Commission (SSC), Government of India, will make recruitment to the posts mentioned below on behalf of the Food Corporation of India under special dispensation given by the Government.
Selection for the posts will be based on a Written Examination which will be conducted by Staff Selection Commission. The candidates selected through this recruitment for posts in FCI will NOT, however, have the status of Central Government Civilian Employees.
Name of the Post & Number of Vacancies
Age Limit (as on 1 January 2012): Maximum 27 years (for AG-III), Maximum 28 years (for AG-II), and Maximum 25 years for Hindi Typist
Application Fee: Application fee for General/ OBC category candidate is Rs 200 and no fee will be charged from SC/ST/Persons with Disabilities/ Ex-Servicemen/ Women Candidates and FCI employees.
The fee needs to be paid in the form of SBI Challan in case of online application or by CRF Stamp in case of offline application.
Selection Procedure: The selection process will comprise of a Written Examination followed by Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) for General, Depot, Accounts and Technical Cadres and skill test for Typists. Selection for AG-II posts will be only on the basis of the written examination. CPT and skill test in typing will be of qualifying nature.
How to Apply: Application can be made in both online and offline mode. Online applications may be filed at http://www.ssconline.nic.in/ and http://www.sscregistration.sifyitest.com/ Offline applications may be submitted to the Regional/ Sub-Regional Offices of the SSC.
For more details and application format, please CLICK HERE or refer Employment Newspaper dated 29 October- 4 November 2011