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Indian Ordnance Factories Notified Recruitment to Chargeman Posts 2013


Indian Ordnance Factories (IOF), Ministry of Defence invited applications from eligible candidates for Recruitment to the Posts of Chargeman, a Non-Gazetted Group ‘B’ post. The candidates eligible for the posts may APPLY ONLINE through www.ofbindia.gov.in on or before 21 September 2013.


Important Dates

Last Date to Apply online: 21 September 2013

Last date for Receipt of the print out of Online submitted Application: 28 September 2013

5 October 2013 (For residents of 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 & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep and those residing abroad)

Vacancy Details

Name of the Post: Chargeman (Non-Gazetted, Group ‘B’)

No. of Vacancies: 1578 posts

Pay Scale: Pay Band 2 of Rs. 9300 – 34800 with Grade Pay Rs. 4200

Job Location: All India

Trade wise Vacancy Details

Sl. No


No of Posts



Mechanical Engineering

876 posts

3 years Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline.


Information Technology

23 posts

‘A’ level competency certificate course or equivalent qualification in Computer Science.


Electrical Engineering

133 posts

3 years Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline.



296 posts

3 years Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline or B.Sc. Degree with General Chemistry as one of the major subject.


Civil Engineering

39 posts

3 years Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline.



46 posts

3 years Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline or B.Sc. Degree with General Chemistry as one of the major subject.


Clothing Technology

32 posts


Leather Technology

4 posts


Non Technical (Stores)

47 posts

Graduate degree in Engineering / Technical / Humanities / Science / Commerce / Law etc. 


Non Technical (OTS)

59 posts



3 posts

3 years Diploma or equivalent in relevant discipline.



20 posts

Age Limit: 27 Years.

Selection Procedure: Selection will be done on the basis of candidate’s performance in written test. The 3 hour Objective type multiple choice test will be of 200 marks for Technical posts and 150 marks for Non-Technical posts.

Sl. No


No of sections in the paper

Maximum Marks


Technical Posts




Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering / Civil Engineering / Automobile / Electronics / Information Technology

4 sections

200 marks


Chemical / Metallurgy / Clothing Technology / Leather Technology

4 sections

200 marks


Non-Technical Posts (Stores and Other Than Stores-OTS)

6 sections

150 marks

The paper will be either in Hindi or in English, as per candidates’ choice. If no choice is indicated, it will be considered as English.

There is provision of negative marking -- (-1/4 or -0.25 marks) -- for each wrong answer.

A provisional list of candidates clearing the written test will be released and they will be required to come to NADP along with all documents in original for verification.

Examination Centers: Written test will be held at various centers in 14 cities – Ambernath, Aruvankadu (near Ooty), Badmal (Odisha), Chandigarh, Chennai, Dehradun, Jabalpur, Kanpur, Kolkata, Medak (near Hyderabad), Muradnagar (near Delhi), Nagpur, Pune and Trichy.  

Application Fees: Non refundable application fees of Rs.100 have to be paid through Bank remittance in favour of ‘Sr. Principal Director, National Academy of Defence Production, Ambajhari’.

SC / ST / Women / PwD candidates are exempted from payment of application fees.

How to Apply: Interested eligible candidate should apply online through the website www.ofb.gov.in till 21 September 2013.

After successful submission of the online application form, candidates should take its print-out and send it along with original copy of fee payment challan and attested copies of other documents required at the Post Bag address mentioned in the application print-out.

On receipt, an acknowledgement will be sent through SMS / e-mail.

All other information / intimations / alerts related to the recruitment process will be sent through SMS / e-mail only.

Detailed Advertisement

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By:shyam behari srivastav | On:17-OCT-2013 14:47:59

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By:VIGNESH | On:25-SEP-2013 14:40:03

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By:max | On:22-SEP-2013 23:27:51

Online application for Direct Recruitment of C/M, published in Employment News dated 30.08.2013 is deffered. Next date will be notified in Employment News and OFB website.

By:EZHIL | On:22-SEP-2013 15:09:31


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