OSSC Recruitment 2017: Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has now divulged about the existence of vacant positions under the designation of Block Social Security Officer. These job openings are suitable for Graduates who are not employed yet. Candidates must ensure about the eligibility criteria laid down in the advertisement, before applying. Indian Citizens who are interested in these OSSC Jobs shall submit your applications in online mode. Additional more information about this recruitment is elaborately discussed in the below sections.
|OSSC Recruitment 2017– Highlights|
|Designation||Block Social Security Officer||Vacancies||151|
|Selection Type||Tests & Document verification||Job Nature||Contract|
|Last Date||09-11-2017||Job Location||Odisha|
OSSC Recruitment 2017
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is an organization under the Government of India to recruit suitable staffs for various posts in the Ministries and Departments of the Government. Likewise, Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) is functioning particularly for the state of Odisha. With more than hundreds of vacancies, OSSC now came with an official notification in their website. This commission has the main responsibility to recruit suitable personalities in the position of Block Social Security Officer.
Along with other eligibilities said in the notice, applicants must be able to speak, read and write odia language. Multiple stages of selection process are there to shortlist eligible aspirants. The detailed information about OSSC Recruitment 2017, in terms of educational qualification, age, selection, salary, application fee, applying procedure etc, are explained in the below sections.
Post Wise OSSC Vacancy Details
|Designation Name||No of Vacancies||Age Limit||Salary|
|Block Social Security Officer||151||32 years||Rs.34800/-|
Salary Structure: The appointment will be purely on contractual basis carrying the consolidated monthly pay, comprising of initial pay and grade pay.
- Pay scale – Rs.9300-34800/-
- Grade Pay – Rs.4200/-
Eligibility Requisites to Apply for OSSC Recruitment 2017
Educational Qualification: The minimum educational qualification required to apply for the post of Block Special Security Officer is given below.
- Bachelors Degree (Any Discipline)
Age Restriction: Computing age as on 1st Jan 2017, suitable candidates would be subject to selection.
- Minimum age – 21 years
- Maximum age – 32 years
Age Relaxation: As per the recruitment norms of the Odisha Government, age relaxation would be granted to the reserved categories.
- SC/ ST – 5 years
- PWD – 10 years
- Ex-servicemen – Service rendered in army + 3 years
Also, these age concessions are applicable for those who fall under the categories like SEBC, Women and In-Service Contractual Employees.
Other Requisites: Alongside the eligibility criteria prescribed, candidates should also be proficient in these things to get considered for OSSC Jobs.
- Computer Knowledge
- Word Processing
- Data analysis
Selection Procedure for OSSC Jobs 2017
Admission of the candidate for written test and other tests shall be provisional and would be on the basis of information furnished by him/ her in the online application form. Each of the stages mentioned here are qualifying in nature.
Finally, the sum total of marks obtained in main written examination and computer skill test are taken together for preparing final merit list. Also, it would be prepared on the basis of category wise vacancies advertised.
- Preliminary examination
- Main written examination
- Computer skill test
- Certificate verification
Exam Scheme for Prelims: It is an objective type conducted for duration of one and half hours. Totally 100 marks is allotted for the exam. Negative marks (0.25 marks for wrong answer) are applicable in this exam.
Exam Scheme for Mains: It would be conducted for duration of 3 hours for an aggregate of 200 marks. It is also an objective type exam.
Structure of Computer Skill Test: Here the practical knowledge of the candidates would be checked in computer. 50 marks are assigned for this exam, which would be coordinated for duration of one hour.
How to Apply for OSSC Recruitment 2017
Application Fee: Applicants other than some of the reserved categories have to pay the specified amount of examination fee. Payment should be made either by online mode or offline mode.
That is, you have to deposit the amount via treasury challan in the head of account “0051-PSC-104-UPSC/SSC-Examination Fees-0047-Fees collected for conducting examinations-02041-Examination Fees” Or else, e-payment should be done through the OSSC portal.
- Examination Fee – Rs.100/-
- Fee exemption – SC/ ST/ PWD
- Fee payment mode – Online/ Offline
Online Application Submission Steps: Applicants have to apply online using the website of the commission. The step by step procedure to do the online application procedure is stated herein,
- Log on the official website “www.ossc.gov.in”.
- Click on “Online Application” tab available in the home page.
- Hit on “For Registration” link and enter the required information in the registration form.
- Click on “I agree” check box and submit the registration form.
- On submitting the registration form, a unique Application Sequence No will be generated on the screen.
- In the right corner of the application form, click on “Go to Application form” & “Logout”
- Then hit on “For Registered User Login” link and feed the “User ID (Application Sequence No) & Password”.
- It will open a new application form on the screen, in 4 tabs.
- There you have to fill the personal, Additional and Qualification details.
- In last tab, upload the documents and proceed for fee payment.
- Hit on “Save & Continue” button present in the end of each tab to enter into next tab.
- Preview the application form by clicking “Preview Application”
- After checking all the details in the application form, click on “Final Submit”
- Retain the hard copy of application form for future reference.
Candidates who are claiming reservation under special categories such as PWD, Ex-servicemen, Sports Person and service contractual employees shall have to submit DAF to “The Secretary, Odisha Staff Selection Commission, Barrack No-1, Unit-V, Bhubaneshwar” through speed post or registered post.
Dates to Remember
|OSSC Recruitment 2017 – Important Dates|
|Date of advertisement released||1st November 2017|
|Online applications will be available from||9th November 2017|
|Last date to submit online application||8th December 2017|
|Last date to submit hard copies||15th December 2017|
Note: All the essential information in regard of OSSC Recruitment 2017 is notified legibly in the above sections. More details about the recruitment are seen in the formal advertisement linked here.