EPFO has advertised the vacancy for the post of Social Security Assistant. All interested and eligible candidates for the post of Social Security Assistant 2019 can apply online. More details about the EPFO Social Security Assistant are listed below. The Total number of vacancies under this recruitment is 2189. Further division of the vacancies category wise / state wise for EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 are shared below.
Important details and information about EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 in EMPLOYEES PROVIDENT FUND ORGANISATION.
|Name of Post||Social Security Assistant|
|Department||EMPLOYEES PROVIDENT FUND ORGANISATION|
|Number of Vacancies||2189|
|Application Fee||Gen/OBC: 500/-; SC/ST: 250/-|
|Place of Posting||Anywhere India|
Important Dates for Social Security Assistant are listed below. It includes Application form dates, exam date, result date etc.
|Release of Notification||2019-06-27||No Remark Available|
|Start of Online Application Form||2019-06-27||No Remark Available|
|End of Online Application Form||2019-07-21||No Remark Available|
|Last Date to pay Online Application Fee||2019-07-21||No Remark Available|
|Tier 1 Exam Start Date||2019-08-31||No Remark Available|
|Tier 1 Exam End Date||2019-09-01||No Remark Available|
|Date of Release of Admit Card||2019-08-21||No Remark Available|
EPFO Social Security Assistant Eligibility Criteria
Imortant requirements for EPFO Social Security Assistant are shared below. It includes Educational Qualification as well as age criteria.
Must possess the Degree from a recognized university or equivalent as on the closing date for online registration of application i.e 21st July 2019 and
possessing a speed of at least 5000 key depressions per hour for Data Entry Work. The Educational Qualification Certificates viz provisional or regular Degree should contain the date of issue. In case, date of issue of these certificates is after the closing date of the notice, then the consolidated mark sheet with date of declaration of the result of final qualifying exam or individual mark sheets of all the semesters with date of declaration of result of each semester should be submitted. In case of non-availability of date in any of these certificates, then a certificate from the Institution/University to this effect (indicating date of declaration of result) should be produced at the time of document verification.
Between 18 to 27 years as on 21st July, 2019 with age relaxation as applicable.
EPFO Social Security Assistant Exam Pattern
Scheme of Examination for the post of Social Security Assistant is as under:-
Phase I – Preliminary Examination
|S. No.||Name of the Test (Objective Tests)||No. of Qs.||Max. Marks||Duration||Version|
|1||English Language||30||30||20 minutes||English|
|2||Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 minutes||Bilingual|
|3||Numerical Aptitude||35||35||20 minutes||Bilingual|
|Sr. No.||Name of the Test (Objective Tests)||No. of Qs.||Max. Marks||Duration||Version|
|1||Reasoning/ Intelligence||40||60||35 minutes||Bilingual|
|2||General/ Economy/ Financial Awareness||40||40||20 minutes||Bilingual|
|3||English Language||30||40||30 minutes||English|
|4||Quantitative Aptitude||40||60||35 minutes||Bilingual|
|5||Descriptive Paper (English Language with emphasis on comprehension and analysis)||3(letter,precis’,comprehension)||30||45 minutes||English|
|Grand Total||153||230||2 hours 45 minutes|
The marks obtained in Phase – II will be considered for final selection.
For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one-fourth of the mark assigned to that question.
The descriptive paper will be completely online, i.e. the questions will be displayed on the screen and the candidates will have to type the answers using the keyboard. The descriptive paper will be conducted online immediately after completion of the online objective test of Phase-II Main Examination.
The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-III in the ratio of 1:5 i.e. about 5 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase – II.
EPFO Social Security Assistant Salary Structure
Level- 4 of Pay Matrix (Civilian employees) (Gr. “C”) with Entry Pay Rs 25,500/- under 7 th Pay Commission).
In addition to Pay they will also be eligible allowances as per rules in force from time to time.
Salar would be around 32,000/- in X city.
Other Important Links
Important Links to apply online for the EPFO SSA post 2019.
|Official Notification||Click here|
|Official Website||Click here|