6948 Trade Apprentices in Ordnance & Ordnance Equipment Factories in India (3327 Non-ITIs & 3621 ITI candidates)
Written By Ajit Kumar on Monday, January 16, 2017 | 5:14 PM
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
ORDNANCE FACTORY BOARD
ORDNANCE FACTORY RECRUITMENT CENTRE
Online applications are invited from Indian citizens for engagement of 55 th Batch (for Non-ITI &ITI candidates) of Trade Apprentices under the 'Apprentices Act 1961’ in Ordnance & Ordnance Equipment Factories located in different States across India. The number of vacancies is approx.6948 including 3621 ITI and 3327 Non-ITI, the highest ever as part of OFB’s Skill India Mission.
Important Note: Candidates who have already applied through the Government Of India portal, www.apprenticeship.gov.in are necessarily required to re-apply to appear in written examination for this purpose and issue of Admit Card through our website link appearing in this advertisement.
1.On-line Registration of Application: Submission of On-line Application Starts from:17/01/2017
Closingdate of submission of On-line Application:07/02/2017
2.AGE LIMIT: Between 14to 22years as on lastdate of application, Relaxation in Upper age limit is permitted as under:
SlNo Category Years
a)For SC/ST Candidates 05 (Five) years
b)For OBC candidates 03 (Three) years
c)For Physically Handicapped (PH) / Physically Challenged (PC) or Differently Abled Candidates Additional 10 (Ten) years
d)For ITI Candidates Upper age limit is relaxable by the period of training already undergone as per the normal duration of NCVT/SCVT, in the relevant trade.
a.For Non-ITI Category
Passed “Madhyamik” (Class: 10th standard or equivalent) with minimum 40% marks in aggregate with 40% marks in each of mathematics & Science.
b.For ITI Category
Should have passed ITI/trade test from any institute recognized by NCVT (SCVT or any other authority specified through Gazette Notification of Ministry of Labour &
Employment / Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, with duration as per the Apprentice Act, 1961) and should possess the qualification of the closing date of application.
5. HOW TO APPLY:•
Candidate mustapply 'online' ONLY directly through the website: http://www.ofb.gov.in/