SSC CGL Post Preference Option Removed from CGL 2018 Application Form

SSC CGL Post Preference

Find all the details regarding latest change in SSC CGL Post Preference filling order in online CGL 2018 Application process.

SSC CGL Post Preference 2018 – Latest Changes

The SSC CGL 2018 notification was released on 5th May 2018. This year a major change has been noticed in SSC CGL Application Process. SSC has not given the option to fill the SSC CGL Post Preferences in application form. As per the official notification, you will most likely be required to fill the post preference form during Documents Verification round.

Nonetheless, we have provided the data on how to fill the post preference form. While you may be able to recognize some of the common posts such as Income Tax Inspector, Assistant in CBI, SI in Vigilance etc. There are 30 jobs in total that can be filled for post preference. Therefore, we have put together a list of SSC CGL post preferences according to the nature of work that will serve as a guide for candidates.

SSC CGL Post Group Preference Order 2018

The commission grouped various posts into four major groups (A, B, C, D). Below is the table that will help you to fill up SSC CGL Post Preference:

S.No. Purpose Group Preference Order
1. Desk/ office oriented jobs (without much travelling – assistant type) D A B C
2. Jobs in Income tax, Customs B D A C
3. Inspecting jobs (has authority and may involve travelling) B A D C
4. Based on salary (high to low) A B C D
5. Any degree with statistics C A B D
6. For those with any degree and CA or M.Com or MBA (Finance) A B D C

SSC CGL Post Wise Preference List

After having cleared all the exam phases i.e. Tier I, Tier II and descriptive paper, the commission will ask you to provide the SSC CGL Post Preference for each post at the time of document verification. Based on various parameters such as nature of jobs, job responsibilities, working environment, salary, growth prospects, location, etc., we have come up with the following order of post preferences in respect of both males and females.

Very Responsible work is given and MEA also gives training to the whole ASO batch for about two weeks in Foreign Service Institute.You will be mostly be confined to a desk job. You will be given work similar to a clerk.You will be mostly be confined to a desk job. You will be given work similar to a clerk.

Post Group Code Dept/Ministry Job Roles SSC CGL Post Preference
on the basis of
Respect/
Power/ Money
stability/ Ease & location
 

 

 

 

A

F Assistant Audit
Officer, CAG
Performing the audit of various government offices and government-owned corporations. Sometimes you may also get a field job. 7 14
$ Assistant Accounts
Officer, CAG
Handling and supervising the accounts of various government offices and government-owned corporations. Sometimes you may also get a field job. 8 15
A Assistant Section
Officer(Central Secretariat
Service)
Your work profile will normally include clerical work like completing files and making reports. As an Assistant Section Officer, you also need to maintain the vital link between Parliament and the Central Secretariat, especially when it comes to the handling of Parliament Questions, Assurances & Government Bills. 12 1
C Assistant Section
Officer (Intelligence
Bureau)
Your work profile will normally include clerical work like completing files and  making reports and putting them up to the higher authorities. 10 13
D Assistant Section
Officer (Ministry
of Railway)
The job profile of assistant in railway ministry is more clerical but in terms of grade it is above upper division clerk (UDC). 9 4
E Assistant Section
Officer (Ministry of
External Affairs)
Very Responsible work is given and MEA also gives training to the whole ASO batch for about two weeks in Foreign Service Institute. 6 3
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

B

G Assistant Section
Officer (AFHQ)
It is an indoor job where you need to assist the section officer in imparting his duties of management, distribution & coordination of work to staff. 11 2
H Assistant

(Other Ministries/ Departments/Organizations)

(There are few other organizations under Govt. of India such as Dept. of Personnel & Training, Parliamentary Affairs, Election Commission etc., where these assistants would be posted). File work and Desk Job 13 5
> Assistant
(Other Ministries/ Departments/Organizations)
File work and desk Job. Handling daily receipt and taking appropriate action on them 15 7
< Assistant Section Officer
(Other Ministries/ Departments/Organizations)
You will be mostly be confined to a desk job. You will be given work similar to a clerk. 14 6
I Assistant

(Other Ministries/ Departments/Organisations)

You will be mostly be confined to a desk job. You will be given work similar to a clerk. 16 17
& Assistant/ Superintendent
(Other Ministries/
Departments/ Organisations)
Your work profile will normally include clerical work like completing files and making reports. 17 16
J Inspector of
Income Tax, CBDT
Job profile includes assessing, verifying, processing IT records of individuals & business concerns etc., They would also be a part of teams conducting raids. 2 9
K Inspector, (Central
Excise) CBEC
The duty of this person is to Inspect the taxes/returns filed by companies, verify the correctness of claims submitted, process the data, maintain records etc., Some field visits may be necessary but overall, it is highly respected job among business owners & public. 4 11
L Inspector (Preventive
Officer) CBEC
Documentation and examining imported and exported goods.

 

3 10
M Inspector (Examiner)
CBEC
The work is limited to examining of items & verifying whether appropriate taxes have been levied on goods moving in & out of the port. 1 8
N Assistant Enforcement
Officer
Job profile is similar to that of an inspector job that involves inspecting, preventing & arresting those into money laundering/ forgery etc. 5 12
O Sub Inspector,
CBI
This job is similar to that of state police but since CBI is under central govt. , they have more powers to investigate anti­-corruption cases and other conventional crimes. 20 21
P Inspector Posts This person is responsible for acquiring & promoting business growth for post offices that come under his/ her control. He/ She may have to travel but allowances shall be provided. There could be some slight pressure to showcase performance. 19 18
Q Divisional
Accountant
Chief accountant or financial advisor to above-mentioned offices and scrutinizing, passing of various bills of the above-mentioned offices. The transfer will be in the same state where you are posted in the beginning.There may be a mutual transfer. 18 19
S Inspector, Central
Bureau of Narcotics
his job is to keep a check on the cultivation of opium poppy In India & conduct periodic checks in companies to ensure it’s not used illegally. They may also have to monitor the imports/ exports for any smuggling of banned narcotic drugs. Reports to the Superintendent of Narcotics / District Opium Officer. Job location would be mostly in North India & local travel shall be part of the job. 21 20
% Sub Inspector,
National Investigation
Agency (NIA)
he Job of SI in NIA involves lot of travel, collecting evidence from sites, gather intelligence inputs regarding terrorists etc. 22 22
C R Junior Statistical
Officer, M/o Statistics
& Prog. Implementation.
Data Collection, Data Compilation, Data Processing, Conducting different Surveys for various govt. initiatives. 23 23
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D

T Auditor, Offices
under C&AG
Audit and paperwork. 26 26
U Auditor, Offices
under CGDA
Auditing of accounts of army and air force. 27 27
V Auditor, Other
Ministry/Departments
Posted in Pay & Account offices under various ministries. 31 31
W Accountant/ Junior
Accountant, Offices
under C&AG
A lot of paperwork, organizations field visit, auditing of different organizations. 30 30
X Accountant/ Junior
Accountant, Other Ministry/Departments
As a CGA Auditor, your main objective will be assisting in the preparation of critical analysis of expenditures, borrowings, revenues and the deficit for the finance minister every month. You will also assist in the preparation of annual Appropriation Accounts (Civil) and Union Finance Accounts for presentation to the Parliament. Hence, your job profile will mostly confine you to a desk post with lots of auditing work. 29 29
Y Senior Secretariat
Assistant/ Upper
Division Clerks,
Central Govt.
Offices/Ministries
other than
CSCS cadres.
Clerical job and Managing RTI replies. 32 32
Z Tax Assistant,
CBDT
Assessment of the income tax of various departments and firms. 24 24
@ Tax Assistant,
CBEC
The duty of Tax Assistants (TA) is more like that of a desk officer. 25 25
# Sub Inspector,
Central Bureau
of Narcotics
Frequent travels to ensure no entry of narcotic drugs into the state border. 28 28

Above table can just give you an idea about the SSC CGL Post Preference filling order. However, you can change it according to your needs, desire, and ability. Now you got to know SSC CGL Post Preference, so based on it you must plan your studies as your marks will decide which post you are eligible for.

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  • jai jai

    IS ANY TYPE OF PREF IS ASKED THIS TIME IN SSC APPLICATION

  • jai jai

    PLEASE HELP

  • jai jai

    AS LIKE ABCD ?