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FCI Recruitment 2019 : 4103 Vacancies

Finally, Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released recruitment notification of 4103 vacancies for Junior Engineer (JE) (Civil Engineering / Electrical Mechanical Engineering), Assistant Grade-II (AG II) (Hindi), Steno Grade-ii, Typist (Hindi) and Assistant Grade-III (AG III) (General / Accounts / Technical / Depot) on its official site. In this article, you will get all information about Exam pattern, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, etc.

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FCI-2019-Recruitment-Notification

FCI Important Dates

Start Date to apply online: 28th February 2019 (from 10:00 AM)
Last Date for Submission of Application :  30th March 2019
FCI Exam Date (Online Test): April/May 2019

FCI Vacancy 2019 : 4103

Post Name No. Of Vacancy Total
North Zone South Zone East Zone West Zone NE Zone
J.E. (Civil Engineering) 46 26 26 14 2 114
J.E. (Electrical Mechanical Engineering) 30 15 10 9 8 72
Steno Grade-II 43 7 9 9 8 76
AG-II (Hindi) 22 15 3 4 1 45
Typist (Hindi) 16 3 12 4 4 39
AG-III (General) 256 159 106 124 112 757
AG-III (Accounts) 287 48 87 65 22 509
AG-III (Technical) 286 54 224 153 3 720
AG-III (Depot) 1013 213 61 353 131 1771
Total 1999 540 538 735 291 4103


FCI 2019 Pay Scale: 

Post Name Pay Scale
J.E. (Civil Engineering) 11100-29950
J.E. (Electrical Mechanical Engineering) 11100-29950
Steno Grade-II 9900 – 25530
AG-II (Hindi) 9900 – 25530
Typist (Hindi) 9300 –22940
AG-III (General) 9300 –22940
AG-III (Accounts) 9300 –22940
AG-III (Technical) 9300 –22940
AG-III (Depot) 9300 –22940

 

Age Limit For FCI Recruitment 2019 :

Post Name Maximum Age Limit As on 1st January 2019
J.E. (Civil Engineering) 28
J.E. (Electrical Mechanical Engineering) 28
Steno Grade-II 25
AG-II (Hindi) 28
Typist (Hindi) 25
AG-III (General) 27
AG-III (Accounts) 27
AG-III (Technical) 27
AG-III (Depot) 27
  • Crucial date for determining the age limit will be 1st January 2019.

FCI 2019 Eligibility criteria and other FAQs


Who can apply for the post of Junior Technical Assistant?

B.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University.
Or
B.Sc. with ANY of the following subject from a recognized University:

Botany / Zoology / Bio-Technology / Bio-Chemistry / Microbiology /Food Science.
Or
B. Tech / BE in Food Science / Food Science and Technology / Agricultural Engineering / Bio-Technology from a recognized University/ an institution approved by AICTE.


Can I apply for more than one post?

No, a candidate can apply for any one of the posts and for any one zone only.


What is the eligibility criteria for the posts- AG-III (General) and AG-III (Depot)?

The eligibility criteria for both the posts is same i.e. Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers but a candidate can only apply for any one post.

For other details related to educational qualifications, scroll down for the table below.


I am appearing for my last semester exams this year. Am I eligible to apply?

Candidate must ensure to have fulfilled all the eligibility criteria, viz., qualification, experience, age, etc. as on 01/01/2019.


What is the selection process?

The online test will comprise of Phase-I and Phase-II exams. For detailed post wise exam pattern, click on the below link.

FCI Exam Pattern


What is the date for Online test?

Online Test Tentatively in the month of April/May, 2019.


What is the language of the online test?

Online Test will be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi except for language papers .


How many candidates will be selected in Phase 2 exam and will the marks of Phase 1 be counted in the final merit?

Marks obtained in Phase-I online exam will not be reckoned for final merit list. The candidates fifteen times the number of vacancies advertised shall be called for Phase-II examination.


How many candidates will be called for document verification? 

The number of Candidates to be called for document verification may be equal to three times the number of advertised vacancies .


Is there any negative marking in the exams?

For each wrong answer, there will be negative marking of one-fourth (1/4) of the mark assigned to that question.


Will the cutoff be zone wise?

Yes, The candidate will be considered for the post applied for, on the basis of his/her merit for the post within the Zone.


Where will be the posting place after selection?

The candidate on selection to a particular Zone of FCI is liable to be posted in any State within the jurisdiction of that Zone. However, they are also liable to be posted anywhere in the country in the interest of the Corporation.

 FCI 2019 Educational Qualification:

Post Name Educational Qualification
J.E. (Civil Engineering) Degree in Civil Engineering or Diploma in Civil Engineering with one year experience.
J.E. (Electrical Mechanical Engineering) Degree in Electrical Engineering Or Mechanical Engineering or Diploma in Electrical Engineering Or Mechanical Engineering with one year experience in the case of Diploma holders only.
Steno Grade-II Graduate along with O‘ level qualification of DOEACC and speed of 40 w.p.m. and 80 w.p.m. in typing and shorthand respectively or Degree in Computer
Science/ Computer Application with speed of 40 w.p.m. and 80 w.p.m. in typing and shorthand respectively.
AG-II (Hindi) Essential:
1. Degree of a recognized University with Hindi as the main subject.
2. Proficiency in English.
3. One year experience of translation from English to Hindi and vice- versa.
Desirable:-
Post Graduate qualification in Hindi.
Typist (Hindi) (1) Graduation or equivalent.
(2) 30 W.P.M speed in Hindi Typing.
(3) Preference will be given to the candidates knowing bilingual typing
(English and Hindi) and Computer knowledge.
AG-III (General) Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
AG-III (Accounts) Bachelor of Commerce from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.
AG-III (Technical) 1. B.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University.
Or
B.Sc. with any of the following subject from a recognized University: Botany / Zoology / Bio-Technology / Bio-Chemistry / Microbiology / Food Science.
Or
B. Tech / BE in Food Science / Food Science and Technology / Agricultural Engineering / Bio-Technology from a recognized University / an institution approved by AICTE.
2. Proficiency in use of computers.
AG-III (Depot) Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.

FCI 2019 Application Fee

The Candidates applying for the post (ANY ONE WITHIN THE ZONE) are required to submit APPLICATION FEE of Rs. 500/- (Excluding bank charges but including G S T ).

FCI 2019 Exam Pattern

The online test will comprise of Phase-I and Phase-II exams. The online exam of Phase-I shall be common irrespective of the post. Phase II comprises of different papers according to the posts you applied for. Click on the below link for detailed exam pattern:-

Check FCI 2019 Detailed Exam Pattern