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rojgar news paper in 28/8/2012



Food Corporation of India (FCI) Assistant Grade-III Recruitment 2013 notification has been recently issued by SSC for a huge requirement of 6545 Assistant Grade III positions for its five zones.

This FCI Recruitment Notification has come out through advertisement FNo1/19/2012 P&PII in major national dailies as well as in Employment News dated August 25, 2012. As per the notification, online submission of form has began from yesterday and the last date to apply online for FCI Assistant Grade-III Recruitment 2013 is September 19, 2012.


The Staff Selection Commission will  hold an open competitive examination  for

recruitment  to Category –III posts  in Food Corporation of  Indian  in General, Accounts,

Depot and Technical cadres  in the pay scale of Rs.9300-22940/- (IDA pattern. The posts

are located at five zones of FCI i.e. North, South, East, West and North East.


The Staff Selection Commission  is holding  the  examination under  a  special

dispensation  given  by  the Government  of  India.  The  candidates  selected  through

this recruitment  for posts  in FCI will NOT have the status of Central Government

Civilian Employees. As  such  they will not be eligible  for benefit of age  relaxation,

etc., admissible to Central Government Civilian Employees in recruitments made by

the  Staff  Selection  Commission  for  Ministries/Departments/Attached  and

Subordinate  offices  under Government  of  India  and will  not  be  entitled  to  claim

parity with Central Government Employees in any matter whatsoever.


After the examination, the results will be declared and offer of appointment given

by Food Corporation of India (FCI). The selected candidates will be full time employees

of FCI and will be governed by terms, conditions and service rules of FCI.


The  tentative  number  of  vacancies  is  6545 which may  vary  at  the  discretion  of

FCI. Allotment of  the candidates will  initially be made zone-wise  following merit-cum-

option and allotment of posts within the zone will also follow the same criterion.


For minimum qualification for the posts and further details, candidates may refer

to  the  detailed Notice  published  by  FCI  in Employment News/Rozgar Samachar  dated



Only  online  applications will  be  accepted.  Applications  can  be  filed  online  at

http://ssconline.nic.in    and   http://ssconline2.gov.in