Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) Recruitment of 425 Probationary/ Agriculture Officers 2012

Find significant information about recruitment of 425 Probationary/ Agriculture Officers in Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC India) for the year 2012. The last date to apply for the post is 28 July 2012

Jul 4, 2012 16:41 IST
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The Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) is an India-based bank established in Lahore (then a city of British India, and currently in Pakistan) and is one of the public sector banks in India. Established on 19 February 1943 with Late Rai Bahadur Lala Sohan Lal as the first Chairman of the Bank, it offers features such as internet banking, phone banking NRI banking etc.

It invites applications from eligible and interested Indian Nationals for recruitment to the posts mentioned below for the year 2012

Name of the Post and Number of Vacancies for Recruitment in Oriental Bank of Commerce

  • Probationary Officer: 325 vacancies
  • Agriculture Officer: 100 vacancies

Important Dates for Recruitment in Oriental Bank of Commerce

  • Opening date for online registration/ payment of fee: 10 July 2012
  • Closing Date for online registration (including from far flung areas)/ payment of fee: 28 July 2012

Eligibility Criteria for Recruitment in Oriental Bank of Commerce

Essential Qualification

  • A valid IBPS Score obtained in Common Written Examination (CWE) for Probationary Officers/Management Trainees conducted by IBPS in 2011 & for Specialist Officers in March 2012
  • Candidates should have appeared in CWE from a centre in a State for the vacancies he/ she wishes to apply.
  • The basic knowledge in operating computer systems in Windows mode, knowledge of MSWord/ Office, Spread Sheets like MS-Excel and Internet & Email familiarity is required

Educational Qualification

  • Probationary Officer: The candidate must possess a degree from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Government of India.
  • Agriculture Officer: A Degree in Agriculture/Horticulture /Animal Husbandry/ Veterinary Science/Dairy Science/Agricultural Engineering/ Fishery Science/ Pissiculture / Agriculture Marketing Co-operation from any recognised University is needed

Age limit

  • Probationary Officer (as on 1 July 2011): Minimum 21 years; Maximum 30 years
  • Agriculture Officer (as on 1 December 2011): Minimum 21 years; Maximum 30 years

Pay Scale

  • Probationary Officer: Rs 14500- 25700
  • Agriculture Officer: Rs 14500- 25700

Selection Procedure for Recruitment in Oriental Bank of Commerce

Selection for the post of Probationary/ Agriculture Officers will be based on the Total Weighted Standard Score in the Common Written Examination conducted by IBPS in 2011 & 2012 and marks scored in the Interview.

Depending on the number of vacancies, the Bank reserves the right to call only those candidates who have sufficiently high IBPS score in Common Written Examination for Interview. The candidates will be called in the ratio of 1:3 for General/ Unreserved Candidates and 1:5 in case of candidates belonging to the Reserved Categories.

How to Apply for Recruitment in Oriental Bank of Commerce

The candidates are required to apply online through the official website No other means/ mode of application will be accepted.

Apply Online

Application Fee: Fee for SC/ ST/ PWD/ Ex- Servicemen category candidates is Rs 20 and fee for other category candidates is Rs 100.

The challan should be filled in BLOCK LETTERS. Application fee has to be paid through Fee Payment Challan at any of Oriental Bank of Commerce branches in cash. The fee needs to be paid in CBS Account No.12371171000065 with Sector 32 Gurgaon Branch in the name & style of "OBC PROBATIONARY/ AGRICULTURE OFFICERS' RECRUITMENT PROJECT-2012".

For Fee Payment Challan CLICK HERE 

Obtain the applicant's Copy of Counterfoil of the Application Fee Payment Challan duly receipted by the Bank with (a) Branch Name (b) Transaction ID/ Scroll Number (c) Date of Deposit & Amount filled by the Branch Official.

Apply online by re-visiting the Recruitment link appropriate places. Fill in all other required details therein and click on the "SUBMIT" button at the end of the Online Application form. Original counterfoil of the fee payment Challan/ NEFT Receipt will have to be submitted with call letter at the time of interview or otherwise they will be disqualified.

The Application printout along with the fee payment receipt and required copies of documents should be kept ready for submission, if shortlisted for Interview.

For more information, please CLICK HERE 

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