Municipal Service Commission, Kolkata issued notification inviting applications for recruitment to the posts of Junior Assistant with the Kolkata Municipal Corporation & Municipal Service Commission through formation of two panels -- one main panel for 104 clear vacancies and one supplementary panel for 50 subsequent vacancies. The panel -- valid for one year -- will be prepared in order of merit on the result of the Recruitment Examination. Only main panel will considered for recruitment under Municipal Service Commission. Interested candidates should send their applications till 28 January 2014.
Last date for submitting application forms: 28 January 2014 (1600 hours)
Name of the Post: Junior Assistant
Number of Seats: 154 posts
Main Panel: 100 posts for Kolkata Municipal Corporation and 4 posts for Municipal Service Commission.
Supplementary Panel: 50 posts for Kolkata Municipal Corporation
Pay Scale: Pay Band – 2 of Rs. 5400 – 25200 with Grade Pay of Rs. 2600.
Age limit: (as on 1 January 2013)
Minimum: 18 years
Maximum: 40 years
Qualifications: Higher Secondary Examination from the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent with Knowledge of Computer Applications.
Selection Procedure: Selection will be done on the basis candidates’ performance in the written test followed by Personality Test/ Interview.
The two and a half hour OMR based written test will have 100 multiple choice Objective type questions on General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Science, Mathematics, reasoning etc of two marks each.. The paper will be in English.
Candidates qualifying the written test will be called for Personality Test / Interview on merit basis. Final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the total marks obtained in the written examination & Personality Test / Interview.
On the basis of the final merit list two panels will be formed. One main panel against clear vacancies and one supplementary panel against subsequent vacancies will be prepared. Only main panel will be considered for recruitment under Municipal Service Commission.
There is provision for negative marking in the written test. One mark will be deducted for each wrong / incorrect answer.
Candidates will have to produce all documents / certificates in Original, when asked for.
Admit Cards for the examination will be sent to the eligible candidates.
Application Fees: Non-refundable fees -- application fees of Rs. 150 and processing charges of Rs. 50 – have to be deposited in any branch of United Bank of India. The amount has to be deposited in A/C No.0088050006323 vide triplicate fee payment challan available at Commission’s website www.mscwb.org.
Commission’s copy of the fee payment challan will have to be attached with the application form.
Candidates belonging to SC / ST & PH category are exempted from payment of application fees. They will, however, have to pay processing charge of Rs. 50
Note: Bank charges of Rs. 20 per transaction have to be borne by the candidates.
United Bank of India fee challan details:
Name: Municipal Service Commission
Home Branch: Entally (0088)
For General / OBC candidates: Application fee Rs.150.00 + Processing charge Rs. 50.00 + Service charge for bank Rs. 20.00 = Total Rs. 220.00
For S.C / S.T/PH candidates only: Application fee NIL + Processing charge Rs. 50.00 + Service charge for bank Rs. 20.00 = Total Rs. 70.00
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates should send their duly-filled application form along with the Commission’s copy of the fee deposit challan form, and attested copies of required certificates / documents / testimonials by ordinary post to “The Secretary, Municipal Service Commission, 149, A. J. C. Bose Road, Kolkata-700 014 (Opposite R. Ahmed Dental College & Hospital near Maula Ali)” so as to reach the concerned authority by 28 January 2014 (1600 hours).
The application can also be dropped in the application drop box kept at the Commission’s Office on all working days till 28 January 2014.
On the envelope containing the application, candidates must mention the Name of the post applied for and the Category they belong to.
Application form and Bank Challan Form can be obtained from the Commission’s Website www.mscwb.org.