Staff Selection Commission (SSC), through its Combined Graduate Level examination offers various posts at different government departments and ministries. It conducts the examination every year throughout the country to select eligible candidates for the posts after conducting written test as well as personal interview of the candidates. The posts in offer from the SSC CGL examination are quite lucrative and carry a provision of growth in future for the candidates. The works in the different posts ranges from that of office executive work to that of field working. The aspect of getting promoted to higher ranks also remains quite high with certain posts, after clearing the SSC CGL examination and getting posted in the ministry of your choice. There are quite a number of options that are up for grabbing by the candidates after going through the examination and thus they need to make up their mind about their preference of job. Hence, the candidates must have a good look at the profiles of the jobs in offer in order to decide the field they are trying to get in.
Top Profiles of Jobs through SSC CGL:
- Examiner: Examiner post, often regarded as Inspector, is generally recruited at the Headquarters. This is basically a clerical job if the posting is made in an office at the very beginning. Those candidates who are posted at the field would have to work as executives and examine the goods imported or exported and assess the duty levied or collected on them. The promotion in this job is fast track and the candidates can shot up to become Appraiser, Assistant Commissioner, Deputy Commission and ultimately Commissioner at no time. After the completion of initial three years of service in this post the candidates can move real fast in rank and end up being a Commissioner real quick in their careers. This possibly is the only rank which allows the candidates to move up the ladder so quick and provides enormous future possibilities in the field.
- Assistant/Cypher in Ministry of External Affairs: This is another post which is quite a popular one and carries enormous opportunities in store for the candidates. This post offers a provision of handsome salary and a promised future of better possibilities. The candidates need to be at offshore countries of their choices. Cyphers are for coding and decoding high confidential languages for the ministry and the work needs to be done mostly in night shifts. The Assistants are posted for 3 years in India and the next 3 years would be in abroad. The promotional chances are low in the post and after a considerable period the candidates could be posted to Under Secretary posts.
- Sub Inspector in CBI: It is one of the most influential posts to get after going through SSC CGL. Many candidates eye for this post due to the nature of its work and its considerate power and influence. Heavy work load and crucial deadlines are part of the job and long working hours are quite common in this post. But the Salary structure and respect amongst the people in this job is quite high and provides the adequate thud to go for the post.
- Excise Inspector: Excise Inspectors are generally posted in headquarters where they have to undergo clerical work. They need to undergo Executive work while posted in field and augment the central excise and service taxes. The job offers adequate opportunity for promotion and candidates can rise up to become Commissioner after considerable period of time.