Online applications are invited from eligible Indian citizens for filling up 31 vacancies (01 SC, 05 ST, 09 OBC and 16 UR) (26 in English stream and 05 in Hindi/bilingual stream) for the post of Junior Clerk on Direct Recruitment basis in Lok Sabha Secretariat which is a level 4 post in the Pay Matrix (Provisional) [in the Pay Band of Rs. 5200-20200 (PB-1)+Grade Pay:Rs. 2400 (pre-revised)]
QUALIFICATIONS & AGE
Bachelor‟s degree in any discipline from a recognised university and a minimum typing speed of 40 words per minute in English/Hindi stream. Preference will be given to persons having typing speed of 40 words per minute both in English and Hindi.
Desirable: Certificate in computer course recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)/Department of Electronics Accreditation of Computer Courses(DOEACC) or courses equivalent to ‘O’ Level in terms of syllabus and duration of course as prescribed by DOEACC.
UPPER AGE LIMIT: 27 years.
Eligible candidates will be required to appear in the examination as per the following scheme:
The Preliminary Examination will be a qualifying examination. Only those candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying marks in each component and aggregate in the Preliminary Examination will be called for the Main Examination. The marks secured by the candidates in the Preliminary Examination will not be counted while preparing the final selection list.
A candidate will be considered for appointment against the vacancies in that stream i.e. English/Hindi only in which he qualifies Paper-I (Essay, Letter and Grammar) and Paper-II (Typing Test). The candidates will have to qualify Papers-I and II in the same stream. However, the candidate qualifying the Typing Test in both English and Hindi streams, will be given preference in appointment against the vacancies in that stream in which he qualifies the Paper-I. A candidate qualifying Papers I and II in both the streams will be given preference in appointment against the vacancies in that stream in which he gets higher marks.
A candidate who is eligible for the post of Junior Clerk in both English and Hindi streams, may be permitted to write Paper-I in both the streams. However, such candidates will not be allowed any time break. After attempting the Paper in one stream and handing over the answer sheet to invigilator, they will be allowed further 02 hours time for attempting the paper in the other stream.
The answer scripts of Paper-I of only those candidates will be evaluated who qualify Paper-II (typing test) at the requisite speed of 40 w.p.m. Candidates will have to secure the minimum qualifying marks in Paper-I.
From amongst the candidates who qualify both papers I and II, selection will be made on the basis of the overall performance of the candidates in Papers-I and II, subject to the availability of vacancies.
The candidates belonging to OBC, SC and ST categories who will be availing the benefit of their category in marks obtained for qualifying the Preliminary Examination and/or Paper-I of Main Examination and/or in age, will not be entitled to occupy UR vacancy.