Food Corporation of India (FCI) has announced recruitment for Assistant Grade III positions under 4 different sections.FCI a government organization setup in the year 1964 ensures supply & distribution of food grains across India.With headquarters in New Delhi, FCI has offices across 5 zones of the country.
Food Corporation of India (FCI) recruitment is unrelated to IBPS common written exams as Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts this selection procedure.So don't confuse these openings at FCI with regular bank jobs.
Post & Vacancies:
Assistant Grade (AG) III positions with payscale of Rs.9300-22940 are available in,
Register online applications before September 21, 2012
Written examination - November 11, 2012
To apply for FCI jobs you must satisfy the following conditions,
- Age should not be more than 27 yrs as on 1.8.2012 (+5yrs for sc/st & +3 yrs for obc)
- Must be proficient in computer operations
AG III (dept.)
Education as on August 1, 2012
Degree in any discipline from a recognized university
|To have completed commerce degree (B.Com)|
|Technical||B.Sc in Agri. OR Botany/ Zoology/ Bio-Tech/ Microbiology/ Food science OR BE/ BTech in Food science/ Agri engg. /Bio-technology|
As far the selection process is considered, there shall be a Written test that consists of 2 papers (paper I in Nov & IInd,IIIrd papers on Jan 6, 2013)
While General/ Account/ Depot applicants have to appear for paper I & II, those applying for Technical dept. have to appear for paper I & III.
Books: Here are our choice of books to prepare for FCI assistants exams which can be purchased online,
FCI Grade III Exam Guide (paper I & II) – Rs.201 – Buy Online
FCI Biological Sciences (paper III for technical) – Rs.195 – Buy Online
The question papers will be of objective type & candidates qualifying in the written examinations would have to appear for a computer proficiency test (CPT)
Only those clearing CPT shall be considered for final selection based on their exam scores.
Paying Fees & Applying:
GEN/OBC candidates have to pay Rs.200 in cash at any SBI branch using challan provided after registration or through netbanking on or before September 21st.
SC/ST/ ExSM/ PH & all women applicants are not required to pay fees.
After collecting the payment challan/ details, head over to fill your application online with necessary info, upload sign & photo at ssconline.nic.in or ssconline2.gov.in
An email would be sent to applicants after successful submission.
Download the FCI recruitment 2012 – 2013 notification from their webpage here & read it carefully before proceeding further.