Stenographers Job Openings in Central Government
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts examinations for filling up the vacancies for the various posts in Group C and Group D in the different ministries and departments of the central government.
In this system, SSC is scheduled to conduct a written examination on 31st July for the vacancies of posts for Stenographers (Grade C and Grade D) in the different ministries, the departments and some of the public sector undertakings. The number of vacancies is till to be decided.
Name of the examination: Stenographer – Grade ‘C’ and Grade ‘D’
Age Limit: As on 1st August 2016, the candidates should be in the age group 18-27.
A concession on the age limit for 5 years for SC/ST candidates, 3 years for OBC candidates, and 10 years for differently-ables persons.
Academic Qualifications: The candidates must have passed +2 and a course on shorthand and typing.
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on the performance in the written test and shorthand test. In the written test, there will be 200 objective questions in 3 segments – General knowledge, reasoning, and English language. Wrong answers will carry minus marks. 1 Mark will be deducted for every 4 wrong answers. The candidates passing this written test will be called for the shorthand test (skill test).
A pass in the shorthand test is sufficient. The final appointment, allocation of the department, etc will be done based on the performance in the written test.
Written test centres: Bangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Chennai, Madurai, and Visakhapatnam
Application Fee: Rs. 100/-. This must be paid online at the website:ssconline.nic.in
Applications must be sent online through the internet.
Women, SC?ST candidates, differently-abled persons and ex-army personnel need not pay the application fee.
Application procedure: Eligible candidates with the required qualifications, skill and the age-limit should apply online. After applying online, take a printout and attach all the requisite proofs (attested) of documents and send by post.
Regional Director (SR), Staff Selection Commission, EVK Sampath Building, 2nd Floor, College Road, Chennai – 600 006.
The last date for application: 3rd June, 2016.