Sashastra Seema Bal Recruitment of Constable (Tradesmen) – 2013

By | July 11, 2013

Government_Of_IndiaGovernment of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
Sashastra Seema Bal


Applications are invited from eligible Male Indian citizens for filling up the following Group ‘C’ Combatised, Non-Gazetted (Non-Ministerial) posts in Tradesmen Cadres in SSB for the year 2013 in the pay scale of (Pay Band-I) Rs.5200-20200 + Grade Pay Rs.2000/- per month plus usual and admissible allowances to Central Government employees including ration money, washing allowance, dearness allowance, transport allowance, medical assistance, free uniform, free accommodation, free leave passes and any other allowance as admissible in the Force from time to time under the Rules/ Instructions. The post is temporary but likely to become permanent. The posts have all India transfer liability and selected candidates can be posted anywhere in India and abroad. On appointment, the candidate shall be governed by SSB Act and Rules. These posts will be covered under New Restructured Defined Contributory Pension Scheme. Last date of receipt of application is 31.07.2013 for all states except for Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of Jammu and Kashmir State, Lahaul and Spiti District and Pangi Sub¬≠Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep for which the last date is 07.08.2013.
1. Vacancies: Trade wise and category wise details of vacancies are as follows:

Post Code Name of Post Category Total
01 CT(Cook) (Male) 103 62 31 55 251
02 CT(Washerman) (Male) 46 23 54 72 195
03 CT(Barber) (Male) 22 07 23 12 64
04 CT(Safaiwala) (Male) 57 17 37 30 141
05 CT(Water Carrier) (Male) 44 13 08 24 89
06 CT(Waiter) (Male) 02 02 01 01 06
07 CT(Carpenter) (Male) 00 02 01 00 03
08 CT(Painter) (Male) 13 02 00 01 16
09 CT (Tailor) (Male) 07 02 03 02 14
10 CT (Cobbler) (Male) 06 04 06 10 26
11 CT (Gardener) (Male) 03 00 01 01 05
Total 810

i) 10% of vacancies are reserved for Ex-Servicemen candidates. The vacancies reserved for Ex-servicemen will be filled up by fresh candidates if sufficient numbers of Ex-Servicemen do not turn up.
ii) The number of vacancies are subject to change without any notice and may increase or decrease depending upon the position at the time of final selection.
iii) The posts are temporary but likely to be permanent.
iv) The recruitment will be conducted on all India basis.
v) Selected candidates are liable to be posted any where within as well as outside the Territory of India according to transfer policy of the force.

In case, where no vacancy in the posts are reserved for SC/ST/OBC, the candidates of these reserved categories may also apply for the post provided they fulfill all the eligibility conditions for General category.

Age Limit: 18 to 23 years (The crucial date to determine the age will be 31.07.2013) (Relaxation will be applicable as per Govt. Rules)

(a) Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board with (i) two years work experience in respective trades ; or (ii) One year certificate course from a recognized Industrial Training Institute or Vocational Institute with at least one year experience in the Trade ; or ( iii)Two years Diploma from recognized Industrial Training Institute in the trade or similar trade.
(b) Candidates must qualify the trade test for appointment as a Tradesman in SSB.

i) Educational certificate other than State Board/Central Board should be accompanied with Govt. of India notification declaring that such qualification is equivalent to Matriculation / 10th Class pass for service under Central Govt.
ii) Multi-skilled candidates will be given preference except for the post of CT (Painter) and CT(Carpenter).

APPLICATION FEE: The candidates belonging to General and OBC Category will be required to pay Rs. 50/- (non refundable) as application fee in the form of Bank Draft. No fee will be charged from SC/ST, and Ex- Servicemen candidates.

These posts are for men only. Though notification says “male and female,” it has been modified to “only men” through a corrigendum.

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