EPFO Assistant Recruitment 2019
Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has declared 280 posts for the Recruitment to the post of Assistant and invites On-Line Applications from 30th May 2019 to 25th June 2019. The link to apply online will be activated from 30th May 2019. Stay tuned on this page for any information and latest updates regarding EPFO Recruitment 2019.
EPFO Recruitment 2019: Important Dates
|Online Registration (Starting Date To Apply)||30th May, 2019|
|Online Registration (End Date To Apply)||25th June, 2019|
|Downloading of Call Letters||20th July, 2019 to 30th July, 2019|
|Preliminary Examination (Phase-I) dates||30th July, 2019 and 31st July, 2019|
|Main Examination (Phase-II)||Call letters will be sent after declaration
of result of Preliminary Examination
EPFO Recruitment 2019: No. Of Vacancies
EPFO Recruitment 2019: Scale of Pay
Level- 7 of Pay Matrix (Civilian employees) Under 7TH Pay Commission with Entry Pay Rs. 44,900/-. In addition to Pay, they will also be eligible for DA, HRA and Transport Allowance and other allowances as per rules in force from time to time.
EPFO Recruitment 2019 : Age Limit
Must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 27 years as on the closing date for online registration of application i.e. 25th June, 2019.
EPFO Recruitment 2019: Educational Qualifications
Must possess the Degree from a recognized university, as on the closing date for online registration of application i.e. 25th June 2019.
NOTE: Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed Educational/ Professional qualification SHOULD NOT APPLY.
EPFO Recruitment 2019: Application Fee
SC/ST/PWD/ Departmental Candidates, Female Candidates & Economically Weaker Section (EWS) – Rs 250
All other categories- Rs 500
EPFO Recruitment 2019: SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
- Phase 1- Preliminary Examination
- Phase 2- Main Examination
Phase I – Preliminary Examination
|S.No.||Name of the Test (Objective
|1||English Language||30||30||20 Minutes|
|2||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 Minutes|
|3||Numerical Aptitude||35||35||20 Minutes|
I. Phase –I is qualifying in nature and marks will not be reckoned for final merit.
II. For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one-fourth of the mark assigned to that question.
III. The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase – I.
Phase II – Main Examination
The EPFO Recruitment Mains examination pattern will be as given below:
|S. no.||Name of the Test
|No. of Questions||Max Marks||Duration|
|1.||Reasoning/ Intelligence||40||60||35 minutes|
|3.||English Language||30||40||30 minutes|
|4.||Quantitative Aptitude||40||60||35 minutes|
|5.||Descriptive Paper (English
Language with emphasis
on comprehension and
|GRAND TOTAL||153||230||2 hours 45
1. The marks obtained in Phase – II will be considered for final selection.
2. For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one-fourth of the mark assigned to that question.
3. The descriptive paper will be completely online, i.e. the questions will be displayed on the screen and the candidates will have to type the answers using a keyboard. The descriptive paper will be conducted online immediately after completion of the online objective test of Phase-II Main Examination.