Ordnance Factory Board Trade Apprenticeship Training vacancy 2013
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
ORDNANCE FACTORY BOARD
10-A, S.K. BOSE ROAD
KOLKATA – 700 001
On-line applications are invited from Indian citizens for Trade Apprenticeship training in Ordnance & Ordnance Equipment Factories for the year 2012-13.
INDUCTION OF TRADE APPRENTICES FOR TRAINING UNDER THE APPRENTICES ACT’ 1961 IN ORDNANCE & ORDNANCE EQUIPMENT FACTORIES
STIPEND: – During the 1st year of training, Rs.1490/- per month
During the 2nd year of training, Rs.1700/- per month
During the 3rd year of training, Rs.1970/- per month
During the 4th year of training, Rs. 2220/- per month
a. For non-ITI applicants: Passed “Madhyamik” (Class: X standard or equivalent),
with minimum 40% marks in Aggregate and with 40% marks in each of Mathematics
b. For ITI applicants: Should have passed trade test from any institute recognized
by NCVT or SCVT or any other authority specified through Gazette Notification of
Ministry of Labour & Employment, with duration as per Apprentice Act 1961.
Age Limit: Between 14 to 22 years : as on 01-10-2012
ADDRESS FOR APPLICATION: Application is to be addressed to the Senior
General Manager / General Manager of the respective Ordnance Factories, where
the applicant intends to undergo the Trade Apprenticeship training and to appear in
the competitive induction Examination.
Ordnance Factory-wise vis-à-vis Trade-wise available vacancy is enclosed Annexure:A
Application Fee: Candidates are required to pay Rs 30 in favor of ‘Senior General Manager of the Ordnance Cable Factory payable at relevant office.
Date for on-line registration of Application: 04.03.2013
Last Date for on-line registration of Application : 27.03.2013
Last Date of receipt of Hard Copy of Application at respective Ordnance Factory:07.04.2013 (within working hours)
Issue of Admit Card (On-line) : from 26.04.2013
Date of Examination : 12-05-2013
How To Apply: Candidate are required to apply ‘on-line’ through Ordnance Factory Board website http://ofbindia.gov.in
a. Candidate must apply ‘on-line’ through Ordnance Factory Board website
b. On submission of the on-line application form, a unique Serial No. will be
generated in each application form. Candidates are advised to preserve his/her
application serial no. carefully, which will be required for down loading Admit
c. While filling up the on-line application form , the applicant must be ready with
the following –
i) Scanned copy of his/her recent passport size colour photograph, and
ii) Scanned copy of his/her signature
d. Candidates must follow the instructions, available on the web-site, before filling
up the on-line application form.
e. Candidates are required to take print of the filled up on-line application form, as
already submitted, and sent it to the respective Ordnance Factory by Indian Post
, where the candidate has applied for, keeping in a closed envelop super scribed
with “APPLICATION FOR TRADE APPRENTISHIP ” along with the attested copy
of the following documents –
i. Educational qualification
ii. SC/ST/OBC/PH (PC) certificates. Candidates claiming OBC status should note
that certificate on creamy layer should have been obtained within 03 years
before the closing date.
iii. Document of Age proof
iv. Indian Postal Order of Rs. 30/- (non-refundable), in favor of Sr.GM/GM of the
Ordnance Factory, where the candidate has applied for. Candidate should
write in ink the serial no. of his/her application form at the back of IPO.
f. Candidates should note that Ordnance Factories will in no case be responsible
for non receipt of their hard copy application or any delay in its receipt on any
account whatsoever. Hard Copy of applications received after the prescribed
closing date and time will not be entertained under any circumstances and all
such applications received after closing date and time will be summarily
g. Candidates belonging to SC/ST or PH (PC) category are exempted from
h. Girl applicants are exempted from submission of IPO.
i. Indian Postal Order must have been issued after the date of publication of this
advertisement and should not be later than the last date of submission of the
j. Copy of educational qualification, Age proof, SC/ST/PH (PC) certificates &
Photograph of the candidate must be attested by any Central / State Govt.
Gazetted Officer or any other competent authority, as per Govt. rules.
OFB ADMIT CARD :
a. Applicants, whose hard copy application form is found correct in all respects will
be able to ‘down load’ their Admit Card by feeding the unique Serial No. as
generated in the ‘Application Form’. Ordnance Factory Board shall take no
responsibility in case of failure to download admit card, by any candidate.
b. It may be noted that any application form found not complying with the
stipulated requirements will be summarily rejected and no correspondence with
any person or organization will be made in this regard. Even in the event of
rejection of the application, the IPO of Rs.30/- as submitted by the applicant will
not be returned. Ordnance Factories reserve the right to accept/reject any
application thus submitted.
Note: This is to be noted that mere submission of application form, receipt of
Admit Card and appearance in examination does not guarantee for induction in
Trade Apprenticeship in any of the Ordnance Factories. Selection of candidates will
be made based on Factory-wise merit position, available vacancy, and scrutiny of
original copy of credentials, clear Police verification report & Medical test.
The Examination will be conducted in the following way:
a. For Non-ITI Candidates: Written Test (One Paper of 03 hours duration)
consisting of questions on – English, General Knowledge, Mathematics and
Aptitude/Reasoning, as per Madhyamik( Class: X Standard or equivalent)
b. For ITI Candidates: Written Test (One paper of 03 hours duration – consisting
with 02 Parts)
PART – A: Questions on English, General Knowledge, Mathematics and
Aptitude/Reasoning – approx. 40% out of total number of questions.
PART – B: Questions on the group of subject trades – approx. 60% out of total
number of questions.
c. Examination will based on ‘Multiple choice Objective Type questions’.
d. Candidate will be allowed to write the examination in any one of the following
languages: Hindi / English / Telugu / Marathi / Tamil / Bengali / Oriya, as per
his/her option in the Application form.
e. Candidates will be permitted to enter examination hall with original ADMIT CARD
MERIT LIST: Merit list for all candidates will be published through Ordnance
Factory Board web-site www.ofbindia.gov.in. In the event of tie in total marks
obtained by the candidates, following method will be followed to decide merit
a. For Non-ITI Candidates : by age seniority.
b. For ITI Candidates : i. Higher marks in Part-B
ii. Age seniority (in case marks obtained in Part-B are also
MERIT LIST & Admit card of Apprenticeship exam 12 May 2013 download http://ofbindia.gov.in