Prasar Bharati Recruitment 2017: Prasar Bharati, India’s largest public service broadcaster has advertised a new job offer for physically handicapped personnel’s, to engage as a Non-Technical permanent staff in its Doordarshan Kendras. This special recruitment drive is only found suitable for Visually Handicapped, Hearing impaired and Orthopedically Handicapped Indians, who are having not less than 40% disability. Vacancies are found distributed around 33 units of Prasar Bharati and the notice claims that only one opening is existing in each unit. We hope that, this recruitment news will definitely increase the scope of PWDs. Below paragraphs covers the basic eligibility for post, applying procedure and other details.
|Position||Multi Tasking Staff|
|Post Nos||33||Last Date||23-01-2017|
|Place of Posting||Delhi, Lucknow, Trivandrum, Rajkot, Shillong, etc.|
Prasar Bharati Recruitment 2017
Prasar Bharati conducts broadcasting services to inform, educate and entertain public. Major objective of this organization is to provide adequate coverage to diverse cultures, promote social justice, safeguard citizen’s right, etc. The headquarters of this organization lies in New Delhi. To do cleaning, record maintenance, driving vehicles, upkeeping parks and helping in other office works (non-clerical) routinely, now about 33 qualified candidates are needed for Multi Tasking Staff positions. In connection with this recruitment, a corrigendum notice has been updated recently by stating that interested aspirants can forward their applications through proper postal mode.
Candidates with good conduct, fitness and knowledge, will get hired subject to their performance marks in recruitment test. On the order of merit, appointment will be done. But the place of posting will be as indicated by designees in job application i.e. Kendra wise select list shall only be prepared. Also it is noteworthy that, aspirants deputed for this Group-C position will not receive the status of Central Government Civilian employee.
Vacancy Details in Prasar Bharati
|No.||Designation||No. of Posts (tentative)||Age Limit||Maximum Salary|
|1.||Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)||33||25 years||Rs.20200/-|
Educational Requirement: Too much of qualification is not expected for this Multi Tasking Staff posts. But the minimum education can be upto School level or equivalent from recognized board/ institute.
- For Multi Tasking Staff post: passed in Matriculation or ITI
Age Limits: Minimum eligible age to participate in this Prasar Bharati recruitment 2017 is 18 years. But there is also upper age which should not be more than 25 years. For assessing these age limits, 23rd January 2017 is the key date. The PH candidates will also get relaxations in this freezed age, if they come under following categories.
- For PH (UR) category: 10 years
- For PH under OBC category: 13 years
- For PH under SC/ ST/ J&K Domicile category: 15 years
- Age limit for employees of Prasar Bharati: 40 years
- Age limit for employees of Prasar Bharati under SC/ ST category: 45 years
Ex-serviceman will also get concessions in upper age, based on government norms. But candidates those who wish to avail these relaxations must submit necessary document proofs like Secondary examination certificate or equivalent.
Recruitment Procedure: In Delhi/ Chennai/ Kolkata/ Mumbai/ Guwahati centres a test will be conducted, based on decisions taken by Prasar Bharati. The first paper of exam will comprise of questions from General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General English & General Awareness. Second paper will be of descriptive form with short essay/ letter in English/ Hindi.
One should score good marks in the objective type questions, to get considered for the Multi Tasking Staff posts i.e. second paper is just qualifying in nature only. Before doing appointments, the original certificates, skills, medical fitness, character and antecedents reports may also be checked by selection committee.
- Written Examination
Salary and Allowances: A pre-revised salary has been allotted for this Group-C Multi Tasking Staff position, as per Pay Band-1 standard. Further, usual allowances and benefits like DA, CCA, HRA, Leave Travel Facilities, Medical Reimbursement, etc. would also be provided.
- Salary Range: Rs.5200 – 20200/-
- Grade Pay: Rs.1800/-
Applying Procedure of Prasar Bharati Recruitment 2017
Select any one Doordarshan Kendra in which he/ she wish to work and fill the blank application form downloaded from www.prasarbharati.gov.in. Only correct information should be filled in the form and pasted with colour passport size photograph (by signing across it).
The filled-in application and self attested photocopies of following documents should be enclosed in an envelope. The top of cover should be superscribed neatly as “Application for the Post of Multi Tasking Staff”.
- All Educational Qualification certificates & marksheets
- Age proof
- Caste/ Community certificate
- Disability certificate
- Experience (if any), etc.
These documents should be forwarded only through Registered/ Speed/ Ordinary India Post to “Additional Director General (Training), National Academy of Broadcasting and Multimedia, Radio Colony, Kingsway, Delhi – 110 009”.
Dates to Remember
- Applications should reach on or before this date – 23rd Jan 2017
- For applicants from far-flung areas – 30th Jan 2017
- Tentative date for written examination – 5th Mar 2017
Note: On above section, we have highlighted about the career opportunities specially outletted for disabled Indian citizens. If readers have any queries in this Prasar Bharati recruitment 2017, refer the linked notification.