Staff Selection Commission (SSC) on 25 August 2012 notified Combined Recruitment for Assistant Grade III in General, Depot, Technical and Account Cadres in the FCI – 2013. Food Corporation of India (FCI), one of the largest Public Sector Undertakings, dealing with Foodgrain supply-chain management wishes to recruit young and skilled Category III personnel for manning posts in its depots and offices spread all over the country.
Staff Selection Commission (SSC), Government of India, will make recruitment to these posts on behalf of the Food Corporation of India under special dispensation given by the Government.
Name of the Post & Number of Vacancies
FCI¬- South Zone: 1659 Vacancies
• Assistant Grade III (General): 156 vacancies
• Assistant Grade III (Accounts): 134 vacancies
• Assistant Grade III (Technical): 631 vacancies
• Assistant Grade III (Depot): 738 vacancies
Name of the Post & Number of Vacancies in Other Zones
Last date of sending in application form: 21 September 2012
Last Date of sending application form: 28.9.2012 for candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu and Kashmir, Lahaul and Spiti District and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and for candidates residing abroad.
Date of Examination: 11 November 2012
For AG-III (General) - Post Code No. A: Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
For AG-III (Accounts) - Post Code No. B: Bachelor of Commerce from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
For AG-III (Technical) - Post Code No. C: B.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University Or B.Sc. with any of the following subjects from a recognized University Botany/Zoology/Bio-Technology/Bio-Chemistry/Microbiology/Food Science Or B.Tech./BE in Food Science/Food Science & Technology/Agricultural Engineering/Bio-Technology from a recognized University/an institution approved by AICTE. Proficiency in use of Computers
For AG-III (Depot) Post Code No. D : Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
Age Limit: Candidates willing to apply to the posts mentioned should not be more than 27 years old as on 1.08.2012
The selection process will comprise of a Written Examination followed by Computer Proficiency Test (CPT) for General, Depot, Accounts and Technical Cadres. CPT will be of qualifying nature.
The examination will consist of two papers for Post Codes A, B and D for General, Depot and Accounts Cadres. Candidates applying for Post Code C for [Technical Cadre] will appear in Paper-I and Paper-III. The examination in paper III will be of degree level. Paper I and II will be of Higher Secondary Level.
For General, Depot, Accounts and Technical Cadres a Computer Proficiency Test (CPT), which will be of qualifying nature, with components of Word Processing and Excel will also be held for candidates shortlisted on the basis of Paper-I and Paper-II/ Paper-III
Final selection will be on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in Paper I and II (200 and 200 marks) for Post Codes A, B and D and will be on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in Paper I and III (200 and 200 marks) for Post Code C
Only on-line application will be accepted. Two websites http://ssconline.nic.in and http://ssconline2.gov.in can be availed for the purpose. Candidates are required to submit only one application irrespective of the number of posts opted for.
Candidates may pay the application fee of Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred) only through State Bank of India SBI either in the form of Challan or net banking