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18 FAD Recruitment 2017 Apply for 154 LDC, Material Assistant & Tradesman Mate Posts

18 FAD Recruitment 2017: To convey the message of various Group ‘C’ vacant posts in 18 Field Ammunition Depot (FAD), they had trumpeted an announcement recently. The announcement make clear that, about 154 vacancies are occurred under the post of Lower Division Clerk, Material Assistant and Tradesman Mate. To get placement through 18 FAD Recruitment 2017, you must be physically fitted and have to succeed in other selection tests. Concluding the overview, we had discussed more about the recruitment in the upcoming sections.

Board 18 Field Ammunition Depot (FAD)
Designation LDC, Assistant, Tradesman Mate
No of Openings 154 Last Date In 21 days
Education 10th, 12th, Graduate Degree
Job Nature Permanent
Job Location India

18 FAD Recruitment 2017

18 Field Ammunition Depot (FAD) is a board that functions under the administrative control of Ministry of Defence and Government of India. The Indian Army website recently rolled out an employment notification for bidding appointment to candidates striving for job related to defence. With reference to that, exactly 154 vacancies are bloomed under the positions of LDC, Material Assistant and Tradesman Mate. The right persons to apply for the post are holding the relevant academic qualification. It is mandatory that, some of the post needs Hindi knowledge and typing skill.

The Vacancies reserved for Ex-servicemen, PWD Candidates and meritorious sports persons are filled first and adjusted against the respective vacancies. By subjecting the candidates to two stages of selection process, appointment letter will be offered. Interested candidates may submit the applications through postal mode.

Post Wise Vacancies in 18 FAD:

Sl. No Post Name No of Vacancies Age Limit Salary
1 Material Assistant 08 27 years Rs.29200/-
2 Lower Division Clerk 09 25 years Rs.19900/-
3 Tradesman Mate 137 Rs.18000/-

Qualification Requirements: Holding the below mentioned qualification from any approved board or institution is mandatory. Also, it is necessary that typing skill for LDC post and knowledge in Hindi for Tradesman Mate Post.

  • For Tradesman Mate Post – 10th Pass
  • For LDC Post – 12th Pass
  • For Material Assistant Post – Graduate or Diploma in Material Management

Age Limitation & Relaxation: Applicants minimum age limit should not below 18 years. The crucial date for computing the age limit is on the closing date of receipt of application.

  • Upper age for LDC/Tradesman Mate Post – 25 years
  • Upper age for Material Assistant Post – 27 years

The below tabular column give the information about the age relaxation for each of the reserved categories. Age relaxation for Ex-servicemen will be calculated by applying the formula i.e. service rendered in army deducted from the actual age and the resultant should not exceed the upper age by three years.

Category Age Relaxation


OBC 3 years
SC/ ST 5 years
Physically Handicapped 10 years (Plus 3 years for OBC & 5 years for SC/ ST)
Meritorious Sports Persons 5 years(Plus 3 years for OBC & 5 years for SC/ ST)

Selection Method: The selection rounds will comprise of Physical Endurance test and written examination. One who qualified in Physical Endurance test is permitted to appear for written test. Finally merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in written test.

  1. Physical Endurance Test
  • Climbing a man of 63.5 Kgs
  • Clearing 2.7 Wide ditch
  • Climbing 3 meters in vertical rope
  1. Written Test
  • Questions will be of objective
  • In OMR based sheet, you have to answer the questions of Matriculation standard.
  • Four sections of question paper are GK & Reasoning, Aptitude, English and General Awareness.

Salary & Allowance: During the meantime of serving period in 18 FAD, appointees will get the specified amount of monthly salary. Apart from that, employed candidates are reimbursed with allowances as admissible to Central Government Employees.

  • Salary for LDC Post – Rs.19900/-
  • Salary for Material Assistant Post – Rs.29200/-
  • Salary for Tradesman Mate Post – Rs.18000/-

Applying Procedure for 18 FAD Recruitment 2017

Candidates should forward the properly sealed envelope through ordinary or Registered or Speed post. While sending, the top of the envelope should be super scripted as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF _______”.

The address for communication is mentioned as “The Recruitment Cell, 17 FAD PIN-909 717, C/O 56 APO”. The envelope must contain the filled in application form, two passport size photographs (One in right corner of application form and one on acknowledgement card) with the below listed self attested documents.

  • Educational Qualification certificates
  • Caste certificate
  • Discharge certificate
  • Self addressed envelope with postal stamp of Rs.25/-
Official Notification Click here

Dates to Remember

  • Last date to submit application form the date of publication – In 21 days
  • Last date to submit application from the date of publication – In 28 days (Other State Residents)

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Note: Additional information except the above mentioned details about 18 FAD Recruitment 2017 is available in the official notification.

Updated: 28th January 2017 — 2:51 pm


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  1. 18fad kha pr hai

    1. Dasuya (Mukeria) Punjab NEAREST RAILWAY STATION.DASUYA

      1. Recruitment notice no Kya plz batana 8769501499 my contact no

  2. 18 field ammunition depot Kaye h sir

  3. Dear sir,
    please tell me that what is the RECRUITMENT NOTICE NO. for 154 LDC, Material Assisstant & Tradesmen mate posts.

  4. Ex service man mate ka kiya kaam hai

  5. Mahendra singh rathore

    sir iska figical kb hoga

  6. sir 18 Fad ka physical kb hoga

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