Special Recruitment to the post of Assistant Agriculture Engineer in Group-B, Pursuant to Advt. No. 04 of 2014-15
ODISHA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
ADVERTISEMENT NO. 04 OF 2014-15
Special Recruitment to the post of Assistant Agriculture Engineer in Group-B of Odisha
Agricultural Engineering Service under Agriculture Department.
WARNING: (1) ONLINE APPLICATION FORM WILL BE AVAILABLE TILL 10-10-2014
BY 11:59 P.M.
(2) LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF PRINT OUT/HARD COPY OF ONLINE
APPLICATION ALONGWITH COPY OF SPECIFIED DOCUMENTS/
CERTIFICATES IS 20-10-2014 BY 5.00 P.M.
Applications are invited Online through the proforma Application Form to be made available
on the WEBSITE (http://opsconline.gov.in) from 09.09.2014 to 10.10.2014 for Special Recruitment
to the posts of Assistant Agriculture Engineer in Group-B of Odisha Agricultural Engineering
Service under Agriculture Department, in the pay scale of Rs.9,300-34,800/- carrying Grade pay of
Rs.4600 with usual Dearness and other allowances as may be sanctioned by the Government of
Odisha from time to time.
2. VACANCY POSITION: As per requisition filed by the Agriculture Department, Govt. of
Odisha the vacancy position is given below:-
Sl.No. Category No. of vacancies
1. Scheduled Tribe 20 (07-W)
(a) Out of the vacancies mentioned above, 01(One) post is reserved for Ex-Servicemen,
01(One) post is reserved for Physically Handicapped i.e. for person suffering from
Blindness or low vision- (1st sub-category)
(b) In case of non-availability or availability of insufficient number of eligible/suitable
women candidates, the vacancies or the remaining vacancies reserved for women
candidates shall be filled up by male candidates .
3. EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION: A candidate must have possessed a Bachelor’s
Degree in Agricultural Engineering from any of the recognized Universities in India.
4. AGE: A candidate must be under 32(thirty-two) years and above 21(twenty- one) years of
age as on the 1
st day of August 2014.i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August
1982 and not later than 1st August 1993.
The upper age-limit prescribed above is relaxable by 5(five) years, for candidates belonging to
the categories of Scheduled Tribe (S.T.),Women ,Ex-Servicemen & by 10 (ten) years for candidates
belonging to P.H. [Physical Handicapped (Blindness or Low vision)] category.
5. APPLICATION FEE :
Candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribe of Odisha only are exempted from payment of
10. HOW TO APPLY:
a. Candidates must go through Detailed Long Advertisement available in the Website of
OPSC before filling up the online application form.
b. Candidates must apply online through the concerned website of the OPSC
http://opsconline.gov.in. Application received through any other mode would not
be accepted and summarily be rejected.
g. Candidates are required to send the Printout/Hard copy of the Online Application
Form along with specified documents and certificates etc. as provided under para-9 of
this Detailed Long Advertisement by Registered Post/Speed Post/Courier Service to
the Special Secretary, Odisha Public Service Commission, 19, Dr. P.K. Parija Road,
Cuttack-753001 so as to reach the same in the OPSC on or before 20.10.2014.
The envelope containing the application must be superscribed “Application for
the post of ASSISTANT AGRICULTURE ENGINEER” (FOR ST CANDIDATES
ONLY.). Application received after the closing date shall not be entertained. The
Commission will not take any responsibility if the application is not received in time.