Written By Ajit Kumar on Sunday, July 20, 2014 | 9:02 PM
(PUBLISHED IN THE EMPLOYMENT NEWS / ROZGAR SAMACHAR
STAFF SELECTION COMMISSION
Combined Higher Secondary Level (10+2) Examination, 2014
Date of Examination: 02.11.2014
“GOVERNMENT STRIVES TO HAVE A WORKFORCE WHICH
REFLECTS GENDER BALANCE AND WOMEN CANDIDATES
ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY”
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES
2. VACANCIES / RESERVATION :
(i) Tentative vacancies for the post of Data Entry Operators and
Lower Divisional Clerk are 1006 and 991 respectively
4(A) AGE LIMIT: 18-27 years as on 01.08.2014 (Candidates born not before
02-08-1987 and not later than 01-08-1996.
8. SCHEME OF EXAMINATION: The examination will consist of a Written
Examination and Skill Test for the post of Data Entry Operator and Written Test
and Typing Test for the post of Lower Division Clerk on Computer.
NOTE-I : The Paper will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions
only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi for Part-I, III & IV.
NOTE-II: There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
(B) SKILL TEST for DATA ENTRY OPERATOR:
Data Entry Speed of 8,000 (eight thousand) Key Depressions per hour on Computer.
The „Speed of 8000 key depressions per hour on Computer‟ will be adjudged
on the basis of the correct entry of words/key depressions as per the given
passage and the duration of the said Test will be 15 (Fifteen) minutes and
printed matter in English containing about 2000-2200 strokes/key-depressions
would be given to each candidate who would enter the same in the Computer.
(C) Typing Test for LDCs:
Typing Test will be conducted for those candidates who qualify in the Written Examination. Such Typing Test will be conducted in English or Hindi and candidates while applying for the Examination, will have to indicate his/her choice/option for Skill Test Medium in the Application Form.
Typing Test will be of qualifying in nature. It will be administered on the Computer, to be provided by the Commission or any agency authorized by the Commission.
Candidates opting for English medium should have typing speed of 35 words per minute and those opting for Hindi medium should have typing speed of 30 words per minute.
The speed will be adjudged on the accuracy of typing on the Computer of a given text passage in 10 minutes. Visually Handicapped candidates (with 40% disability and above) will be allowed 30 minutes.(whether to include Cerebral Palsy or not)
Passage Dictators will be provided to VH candidates for the Typewriting test. The Passage Dictator will read out the passage to VH candidate within the allotted time period.
NOTE-I :35 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. corresponds to 10500 key depressions per hour/9000 key depressions per hour respectively.
9. GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS TO BE COMPLIED BY THE CANDIDATES IN THE WRITTEN EXAMINATION
(i) Candidates must write the papers/indicate the answers in their own hand.
(ii) In the question papers, wherever necessary, the Metric systems of weights and measures only will be used.
(iii) Use of mobile phone, calculator and other electronic gadgets and their accessories is not permitted. Therefore, these should not, be brought inside the Examination Premises / Venue.
OMR Type of Answer Sheets will be supplied by the Commission for recording their answer of multiple choice objective type questions.
(a) Part A & Part B of OMR sheet to be filled in Blue/Black Ball point pen only.