No matter how many jobs are created in private companies the demand for jobs in public sector organizations still remains.With a slowing economy & uncertain future, people are rating government jobs as the best not only in India but world over.The recent statement by union minister about governmental jobs is sure to infuse new hopes in the minds of young graduates.
V Narayanasamy, Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions said this recently at an event in Chennai organized by the southern regional office of Staff Selection Commission (SSC), reports the indianexpress
Where to Join?
Although the minister of PMO has not divulged any exact number of vacancies in each department/office specifically, he says
|Two crore vacancies across many government organizations ranging from banking sector to the CBI (are to be filled)|
For those who don't know about govt. companies & what it means here is a quick rundown:
There are many companies in India wherein 51% or more shares is held by the central government.They are also termed as public sector undertakings (PSU) .
Some of the popular Indian PSU`s are State bank of India, nationalised banks, LIC, Indian Oil, SAIL etc., While these are just a few, the total number of public limited comp. with majority govt. shareholding would run into few more pages.
In addition, there are organizations fully owned by the government & managed by respective ministries. Indian railways, FCI, BSNL, Police, Defense etc., come under this category.
More than earning profits, they were formed to deliver basic amenities within reach of masses & to implement various development schemes.
1 lakh jobs through SSC
Staff Selection Commission attached to department of personnel is responsible for recruitment of Group B & C posts in ministries/depts. of Govt.of India & in subordinate offices.
The minister in his speech also touched upon the plan of SSC to complete recruitment for 1 lakh vacancies.
Recently SSC had issued announcement on behalf of FCI for recruitment of 6545 grade III assistants.
More bank jobs
What can one expect in the PSB recruitment space? Shri.Ramachandran of a private coaching centre based in chennai says,
“Among 19 public sector banks around 19,000 officer jobs were created during the last 6 months & an equal amount of clerk vacancies have been announced.
But (as per industry estimates) with 30-40% of current workforce retiring within 2015 approximately 4 lacs new positions have to be created.
So there are immense opportunities for those aspiring to join banking sector”
With the minister pegging the number at 2 crore, it is evident that government jobs in India are set to increase in the coming years.
Likewise the competition shall also skyrocket on expectations of job security & good salary.
So if you are one of those searching for sarkari naukri & desiring to work in the govt sector – start your exam preparations from now to sail through lakhs of like-minded people.