It seems, there is no better time than now for government jobs in India as more banking & insurance organizations are coming out with large number of jobs.The latest to join this list is New India Assurance Company Ltd (NIACL) recruitment 2017 notification for Assistant posts.
New India Assurance Co Ltd founded in 1919 is a fully govt owned & market leader in non-life business for more than 40 years.It functions across all Indian states with 2100 branches & 19000+ employees.
Insurance assistant job profile is similar to that of a clerks in govt. banks.Some of the duties/roles of assistants include customer servicing, providing policy details to visitors,accepting premiums, regular office work etc.,
Assistant – 984 posts with salary of approx. Rs.23,000 /month
These openings are spread across all states.Wait for the official notification to know the exact breakup of vacancies.
Dates to Remember
Online application registrations open from March 6 to 29, 2017 only
Prelims exam on April 22 & 23, 2017
Main examination – May 23, 2017
Who are Eligible?
The eligibility conditions to apply for this NIACL assistants recruitment 2017 is quite simple & wouldn't confuse any aspirant.
- Age between 18 – 30yrs as on June 30, 2016 (+3 yrs for obc, +5 yrs for sc/st)
- Should have completed degree in any discipline, as on June 30, 2016
- Must have passed in English subject at SSC/ HSC/ Intermediate/ Graduation level.
Language proficiency: Applicants must know to read, write & speak the local language knowledge of the state they are applying.
You DO NOT need IBPS exam scores.Therefore anyone who has not even appear for IBPS bank PO, clerk & specialist officer exams are also eligible to apply for these jobs.
You must read: List of Official languages & Vacancies of each state
How to Get Selected?
The selections for these assistant posts in new india assurance company ltd will be through written test & regional language test.
You will have to undergo the following stages for final appointment
- Preliminary exam
- Main Exam
- Regional language test
As per the orders of Indian government, no interviews would be conducted for assistant cadre positions.
Prelims Examination: There are 100 questions, each carrying 1 mark that should be answered in 1 hour.Negative mark: 0.25 for every wrong answer.
There are minimum qualifying marks (cutoffs) for each section & based on the performance of all applicants, state-wise & category-wise list of candidates shall be shortlisted for main exams.
Final Selection: Candidates who qualify in the main examination are shortlisted for regional language test, wherein your local language proficiency is tested.
It may involve you to write a passage in the regional language of the state that you are applying for.
NIACL Exam Books
According to the NIACL exam pattern, here are the recommended books that you may buy to prepare for the different sections of NIACL prelims & mains.
* Objective English: Click here to buy online for Rs.145
* Reasoning for competitive exams: Click here to buy online for Rs.419
* Numerical Ability: Click here to buy online for Rs.199
* Computer awareness: Click here to buy online for Rs.135
* General awareness: Click here to buy online for Rs.148 (Yearbook 2017)
All those interested to apply should visit newindia.co.in for the online application & fill in their details.Remember to upload your signature & recent photo.
Application Fee of Rs.50 (SC/ ST/ PWD/ ExSm/ Females) or Rs.500 (all others) can be paid only via online mode using debit/ credit card, Net banking, mobile wallets etc.,
An email & SMS containing your provisional registration number & password would be sent which you need to preserve safely for future references.
You must take a print of the system generated application form & e-receipt since it could be asked during the interview stage.
Still cant understand the conditions? See the 9 important rules of NIACL recruitment 2017
The official notification of NIACL assistants recruitment 2017 project is available for download from their official website here - Click here (.pdf)
Online Application: Click here to apply online
Thanks to Satish for informing us about this upcoming recruitment at NIACL.