Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd. (BSNL) will recruit about 996 Posts of Direct JAOs (Junior Accounts Officer) from open market/external candidates through ONLINE COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS-2017. Wide publicity in this regard has been given through the indicative advertisement by all the Telecom Circles on 10th Sep 2017 and through www.externalexam.bsnl.co.in from 10th Sep 2017.
Name of the Post: Junior Accounts Officer
Number of Posts: 996
1. Scale of Pay:-
The JAO(Junior Accounts Officer Telecom) be appointed in the IDA pay scale Executive [E-1] of `16,400 – `40,500/- with annual increment @ 3% of basic pay plus IDA, HRA, Perks, Medical Benefits, etc. admissible as per BSNL Company rules.
2. Selection for a Particular Circle & Service liability:-
The BSNL comprises a number of territorial Circles and functional Circles. A list of the existing Territorial Circles along with their respective headquarters etc., appears in Annexure-A.
The JAO (Junior Accounts Officer) is a Circle-based Cadre and the candidates would be selected against the vacancies of a particular Circle. (The candidates are required to serve in that particular Circle until they are promoted to All India Cadre).
However, BSNL has the right to post any selected JAO (Junior Accounts Officer) to any of the Circles either temporarily or on a permanent basis. The decision of BSNL in this regard will be final and binding. The service conditions, seniority etc. of selected candidates will be determined as per prevailing rules of the Company from time to time.
The willing candidates shall be permitted to apply only for one Circle in which he/she desires to serve, consequent upon his/her selection. Choice of Circle once exercised shall be final and under no Circumstances, it shall be changed. The Details of Telecom Circles is at Annexure-A. The circle wise merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained by
the candidates in the online competitive examination and accordingly Circle wise cut off will be decided based on the vacancy of the Circle. No claim of appointment by any qualified candidate, beyond the cut off or otherwise shall be entertained.
3.1 Nationality: Only Indian Nationals would be eligible to apply.
3.2 Educational Qualifications as on 1st Jan 2017:
Applicant must possess the educational qualification M.COM / CA / ICWA / CS from a recognised institution / University (as on 1st Jan 2017 as per Recruitment Rule of BSNL). The Candidates having qualification M.COM/CA/ICWA/CS from a recognised institution/University shall only be able to appear in the online examination
3.3 Educational certificate No. :
During online registration of candidature in BSNL, the Candidates having aforesaid requisite qualification must submit
the number appearing on the certificate & the name of the institution/university by which the qualification was conferred
to the candidate. The same shall be verified during the documents verification subsequently in the event of the selection
of the candidate, failing which the candidature shall be summarily rejected.
4. Age as on 1st Jan 2017:-
Candidate shall not be below 20 years and shall not exceed 30 years as on 1
st Jan 2017 (as per recruitment rule of
BSNL) However, the upper age limit relaxation is as per the standing instructions of Government of India for the following
i. Upto five (5) years for SC/ST candidates
ii. Upto three (3) years for OBC candidates
iii. Upto fifteen (15) years for SC/ST-PWD candidates
iv. Upto thirteen(13) years for OBC-PWD candidates
v. Upto ten (10) years for OC-PWD candidates
vi. Upto five (5) years for BSNL employees
vii. Ex-Servicemen will get the benefit of age relaxation as per Central Govt. Rules.
viii. For residents of J & K, relaxation shall be in accordance with DoP & T’s notification No. 15012/7/1991-Estt.(D) dated 07-12-2007, pertaining to “Residents of State of Jammu & Kashmir (Relaxation of upper age limit for recruitment to Central Civil Services & Posts) Rules-1997”.
Candidates would have to submit a Disability Certificate issued by a Competent Authority in the Annexure-B.
The date of birth entered in matriculation or Secondary School Leaving Certificate or in a Certificate recognized by an Indian University as equivalent to Matriculation or in an extract from a Register of Matriculates maintained by a University, which must be certified by the proper authority of the University or in the Higher Secondary or an equivalent examination certificate.
The certificates are required to be submitted only at the time of document verification. No other document relating to age like
horoscopes, affidavit, birth extracts from Municipal Corporation, Service records and the like will be accepted.
5. Disqualifications: No person shall be eligible for appointment:
(i) Who has entered into or contracted a marriage with a person having a spouse living, or
(ii) Who, having a spouse living, has entered into or contracted marriage with any person;
Provided that the Government may, if satisfied that such marriage is permissible under the personal law applicable to such person and the other party to the marriage and there are other grounds for so doing, exempt any person from the operation of this rule.
6. Mode of selection and nature of Question Paper:
Direct JAOs (Junior Accounts Officer) from open market/external candidates through ONLINE COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS-2017 to be conducted by BSNL from 5th November 2017.
7. Process of Selection : First of all, the interested candidates must have the educational qualifications M.COM/CA/ICWA/CS from a recognised Institution/University (as on 1st Jan 2017 as per recruitment rule of BSNL).
Secondly, the interested candidates shall have to register themselves further in www.externalexam.bsnl.co.in. After the successful completion of online registration of candidature, the candidate shall be able to appear in the online competitive examination
During the registration with BSNL, candidates shall have to choose a particular Circle, where he/she would serve in case of appointment in BSNL.
Accordingly, after compiling the marks obtained by the candidates, a Circle wise merit list shall be prepared by BSNL on the basis of score/marks obtained by the registered candidates & available vacancies thereof in the respective Circles. The
cutoff of the merit list for appointment will be decided by the company.
The appearance of the name in BSNL’s merit-list does/will not confer any right on the candidate for employment. A final call/appointment letter will be issued to the candidate after completion of all other document verification/formalities.
BSNL reserves the right to change the number of vacancies of JAO(Junior Accounts Officer) as per Circle’s requirement.
8. Bond and Training
(i) The candidates selected shall execute a Bond in the format as specified by the Company to serve in BSNL for a period of 05(five) years from the date of their appointment as JAO (JUNIOR ACCOUNTS OFFICER) or a period as specified by BSNL for the post from time to time.
(ii) The candidates selected shall have to successfully undergo training as per the training plan laid down by the Company.
If the official does not qualify the pre-appointment training in 1st attempt, he/she will be given one more chance to qualify the pre-appointment training examination, failing which he/she will not be appointed as JAO (JUNIOR ACCOUNTS OFFICER) and he/she has to appear afresh in the subsequent Direct Recruitment Examination.
(iii) During the period of training, the Direct Recruited JAO (JUNIOR ACCOUNTS OFFICER) will be entitled to Stipend
(Training Allowance) as decided by the BSNL from time to time.
9. Online Application/Registration and Fee for examination:
This application/registration is required towards the candidature for the post of JAO(Junior Accounts Officer
Telecom) in BSNL to appear in the online competitive Examination, to be conducted by BSNL.
Candidates applying for JAO (JUNIOR ACCOUNTS OFFICER) posts are required to apply online for which link shall be
provided through BSNL web site www.externalexam.bsnl.co.in. The applications will be considered only through the online
registration process which is to commence from 11-09-2017 and will be closed on 15-10-2017. Therefore, candidates are
advised to visit our web site (www.bsnl.co.in / www.externalexam.bsnl.co.in) for any updates regarding Examination. All
candidates applying for JAO(Junior Accounts Officer Telecom) posts are required to read all the instructions/notification
provided on website www.externalexam.bsnl.co.in before filling the online application form.
10. Fee for online Registration in www.externalexam.bsnl.co.in :
The online registration shall commence from 11-09-2017 and shall close on 15-10-2017. The prescribed examination fee of`1000/- (Rupees One thousand only) for OC/OBC candidates and of `500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only) for SC/ST candidates shall be paid through online mode i.e. Internet Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card only.
The amount of the fee shall not be accepted in any other form. Fee once paid shall NOT be refunded under any circumstances nor can be held in reserve for any other examination or selection or otherwise. BSNL shall not be responsible for multiple/wrong etc. registrations by any candidate.
|Commencement of on-line registration of application||11/09/2017|
|Closure of registration of application||15/10/2017|
|Commencement of editing application details||16/10/2017|
|Closure for editing application details||18/10/2017|
|Last date for printing your application||23/10/2017|
|Online Fee Payment||11/09/2017 to 15/10/2017|