Odisha Gramya Bank Notified Recruitment to the Post of Office Assistant & Office Scale-I, 2013

Odisha Gramya Bank invited application for recruitment to the post of Office Scale-I and Office Assistant. The candidates eligible for the post can apply through prescribed format before 20 April 2013. For more information, read on.

Created On: Apr 11, 2013 12:59 IST
Modified On: Apr 23, 2013 11:03 IST

Odisha Gramya Bank issued notification for recruitment to 301 posts of Officer in Junior Management (Scale I) Cadre and Office Assistant (Multi Purpose). Interested candidates, who have qualified the RRBs-Common Written Examination conducted by IBPS in September 2012, can apply online through the Bank’s website till 20 April 2013.

Important Dates
Last Date to apply Online: 20 April 2013
Last date for payment of Application Fees: 20 April 2013

Vacancy Details


Total Vacancies: 301 posts

Sl. No. Post Name No of Posts Age Limit

Pay Scale

& Emoluments

1. Officer Scale – I 108 posts

Min: 18 years

Max: 28 years



7 -25700 & Rs 27000



Office Assistant


193 posts

Between 18 years

& 28 years





/19300 & Rs 14960


Graduate in any


or equivalent

[Age will be reckoned as on 1 June 2012. Upper age limit is relax-able by 3 years for OBC candidates, by 5 years for SC / ST candidates and by 10 years for PWD candidates. The relaxation is cumulative.]

Candidates applying should have obtained the specified Total Weighted Standard Score as well as score in each test in the RRBs- Common Written Examination conducted by IBPS in September 2012.

Candidates should be proficient in the Official Language of the State / UT in which RRB is located and must have passed local language “ in this case ODIYA” as one of the subjects at Matriculation / Xth Standard

Probation Period: Selected candidates will be on probation for
(a) Officer Scale-I: 2 years;
(b) Office Assistant (Multipurpose): 1 year;

Note: Persons with Disabilities will have to work in Branches/Offices which have posts identified suitable for them.

Application Fee: Non-refundable application fees / intimation charges is required to be paid through CBS at any branch of Odisha Gramya Bank, by means of a fee payment challan available on the Bank’s website or through NEFT from any other commercial banks.

The CBS fee payment challan is divided into two parts: Bank’s copy and Candidate’s copy. Bank will retain the Bank’s copy of the fee payment challan and return the candidate’s copy of the challan after filling in necessary details like Transaction ID; Branch Code etc. Candidates should retain candidate’s copy of the challan for future reference.
Requisite fees to be paid by candidates belonging to different categories as follows:



SC/ST/PWD candidates


Other candidates


Candidates who want to remit their fees through Odisha Gramya Bank should deposit the appropriate amount in the specified account of the concerned branch. The account details for respective branches are as follows:

Sl. No

Odisha Gramya Bank Branches operating in District

Account No.


Cuttack / Jagatsinghpur / Kendrapara / Jajpur / Balasore / Bhadrak



Puri / Khurdha / Nayagarh / Dhenkanal / Angul



Mayurbhanj / Keonjhar


Candidates who want to remit the fees through other Commercial Banks can do so through NEFT to
Account no.: 012201000002608
Name: OGB- Staff Recruitment
Bank: Neelachal Gramya Bank
Branch: Pokhariput, Bhubaneswar

Selection Procedure: Selection will be made on the basis of performance in RRBs- Common Written Examination
(CWE) conducted by IBPS in September 2012 and Personal Interview.

Merit list for final selection will be prepared on the basis of the Total Weighted Standard Scores (TWSS) obtained by the candidates in CWE of IBPS and Personal Interview.

Personal Interview: Depending on the number of vacancies, Bank will call candidates, three times the number of vacancies, short-listed on the basis of their Total Weighted Standard Scores (TWSS). The maximum marks for Interview will be 30. The Interview will be held at Bhubaneswar and the complete address of the venue will be advised in the call letters and also displayed in the Bank’s website one week before the commencement of Interview.

Call letters for Interview will be sent to all eligible candidates by post/ courier at the address given by the candidates in their application form. Candidate will be required to affix their photograph on the call letter and bring it along with original fee payment receipt and requisite enclosures while attending the Interview without which they will not be allowed to take up the Interview and their candidature will be cancelled.

Appointment of selected candidates is subject to their being declared medically fit. Such appointment will also be subject to the Service & Conduct Rules of the Bank.

Candidates will have to appear for Interview at their own expense. However, unemployed eligible SC / ST outstation candidates attending the Interview will be reimbursed to and fro second class ordinary train / bus fare by the shortest route on production of evidence of travel.

How to Apply: Interested eligible candidates should apply online through bank’s website till 20 April 2013. Candidates will find the online application form under the recruitment section. They should fill the form, submit it and retain a copy for future reference.

Those willing to deposit the fees in Odisha Gramya Bank should print the fee payment challan and deposit the fees. Others can deposit the fees online through NEFT.

Candidates will be required to produce all the documents, fee payment receipt (Challan copy / NEFT receipt) and Print out of online submitted application, in original as well as one set of photocopy, if called for Interview. Original fee payment receipt will have to be submitted with the Call Letter at the time of Interview. Candidates are also advised to keep a photocopy of the fee payment challan with them.

Candidates should keep their personal email ID (used while applying for RRBs- CWE) active during the recruitment process as the Bank will send call letters for Interview etc. at this e-mail ID only.

Candidate willing to serve anywhere in the operational area of the bank should only apply.


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