FCI Recruitment 2017- Apply Online for 127 Watchman Posts

FCI Recruitment 2017

FCI Recruitment 2017 – Check Details of Watchman vacancies in Food Corporation of India

FCI Recruitment 2017

The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released notification for 127 Watchman/ Guard posts. Eligible candidates can find the details and apply here.

Before moving ahead with the details, let us have a brief about Food Corporation of India.

About FCI

Food Corporation of India  was established on 14 January 1965 having its first District Office at Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu and headquarters at New Delhi. It serves following objectives:

  • Effective price support operations for safeguarding the interests of the farmers
  • Distribution of foodgrains throughout the country for Public Distribution System
  • Maintaining satisfactory level of operational and buffer stocks of foodgrains to ensure National Food Security
  • Regulate market price to provide foodgrains to consumers at a reliable price

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FCI Recruitment 2017 Overview:

Organization Food Corporation of India
Post Name(s) Watchman Posts
Number of Vacancies 127 posts
Last Date 15th July 2017
Start Date 15th June 2017
Website www.fci.gov.in

FCI Recruitment 2017 – Number of Vacancies

The below table depicts the category wise vacancy in Food Corporation  of India for Watchman post.

Category No. of Vacancy
General 79
OBC 34
SC 13
ST 01
Ex-Service 31
Total 127

Eligibility Criteria :

  • Educational Qualification – Applicants should have passed minimum 8th class from any recognized board.
  • Age – The age of Candidates should be in between 18 to 25 years. The age relaxation will be according to the Govt rules.

Important Dates for FCI Recruitment 2017

Starting Date To Apply online 15 June 2017
Closing Date to Apply online 15 July 2017
Last date for  Payment of Application Fee 15 June 2017
Availability of Admit Card 10 to 15 Days before the exam

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How to Apply for FCI Recruitment 2017:

  • Visit the Official website of FCI
  • From Notification section, find the latest job for watchman.
  • Fill the application form with all the necessary details.
  • Submit the application fees.
  • Verify all the information and submit the application form.

Application Fees:

Applicants need to pay Rs 250/-  towards the application fee. The SC/ST/PWD/EX-Service and Female candidates are expelled from paying the fee.

What is the Selection Process:

The candidates will be selected on the basis of Written test and  Physical Standard Test.

FCI Recruitment 2017 – Exam Pattern

Written Test Pattern:

Section No. of Questions
Quantitative Aptitude 30
Reasoning Ability 30
General Awareness 30
General English 30
Total 120

Each Question carries 1 mark. There will not be negative marking. Candidates have the option for writing the test in regional language as well.

Physical Standard Test Pattern

Standards Male Female
Running 1000 Meter in 5 Min 30 Sec 800 Meter in 5 Mins
Long Jump 4 Meters 3 Meters
High Jump 1.35 Meters 1 Meters

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2 thoughts on “FCI Recruitment 2017- Apply Online for 127 Watchman Posts

    1. In mc yoy ko b graduate 1 st class chaiye watchmen ke liye kute vijay malya ko watch dog rakh lo sab bech kar bhag jaiga

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