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ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 | Notification for 539 posts of SSO/Manager Grade II/ Superintendent

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018

The Employee’s State Insurance Corporation Limited has published the ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 Notification for the post of Social Security Officer (SSO)/Manager Grade II/ Superintendent announcing the vacancies to be filled for 539 Posts. As per the Notification, the 2014 recruitment declared by ESIC stands canceled. All the candidates who had applied then are eligible to apply now as well. The candidates who had applied in 2014 but are now age barred will get the Age relaxation to that extent. The Online Application Process has started. The details of the ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 Notification are given below – 

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 Notification – Important Dates

Start Date for ESIC Registration for 2018 Exam – 7th Sept 2018

End Date for ESIC Registration for 2018 Exam – 5th Oct 2018

ESIC 2018 Exam Date – To be declared soon.

ESIC 2018 Admit Card Release Date – to be declared soon

ESIC Result Date – To be declared soon

You can download the Official ESIC SSO Notification here

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualifications for ESIC Recruitment – 

  • A degree of a recognized University (Preference will be given to the graduates in Commerce/Law/Management).
  • Working knowledge of computer including use of office suites and database

Age Requirements for ESIC Recruitment – 

  • Between 21 to 27 years as on the closing date 05.10.2018.
  • Upper age limit is relaxable for persons belonging to reserved categories i.e. SC/ST/OBC/PWD/Ex-Servicemen and for ESIC Employees, Government Servants as under:

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Details of Vacancies

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Selection Process

The ESIC 2018 Exam process would have 3 Phases – 

Phase 1 – Preliminary Exam

Phase 2 – Main Exam

Phase 3 – Computer Skill Test & Descriptive Test 

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Exam Pattern

Phase 1 of ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Preliminary Exam

Name of Test

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration

Language

English Language 30 30 20 Minutes English
Quantitative Aptitude 35 35 20 Minutes English & Hindi
Reasoning Ability 35 35 20 Minutes English & Hindi
Total 100 100 60 Minutes  

Note:-

  1. Phase –I is qualifying in nature and marks will not be reckoned for final merit.
  2. For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one fourth of the mark assigned to that question.
  3. The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase – I.
  4. If the examination is held in more than one session, the scores across various sessions will be equated following standard practice to adjust for slight differences in difficulty level of different test batteries used across sessions.

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Phase 2 of ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Main Exam

Name of Test

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration

Language

Reasoning/ Intelligence 40 60 35 Minutes English & Hindi
Quantitative Aptitude 40 60 35 Minutes English & Hindi
English Language 30 40 30 Minutes English
General/ Economy/ Financial/ Insurance Awareness 40 40 20 Minutes English & Hindi
Total 150 200 120 minutes  

Note:-

  1. The marks obtained in Phase – II will be considered for final selection.
  2. For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one fourth of the mark assigned to that question.
  3. 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.

Phase 3 of ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Computer Skill Test & Descriptive Test 

(a) Computer Skill Test (CST) – 50 Marks (30 Minutes Duration) comprising of following three parts: –

(i) Preparation of 02 Power Points Slides – 10 Marks
(ii) Typing matter on MS Word with formatting – 20 Marks
(iii) Preparation of Table on MS Excel with use of formulae – 20 Marks

(b) Descriptive Paper – English Language (Letter Writing & Essay)

No. of Questions Max Marks Duration Language
2 50 30 Mins English

Note:-

  1. The working knowledge of PWD Candidates who are unable to type shall be assessed by holding an Objective Type Computer Test of 50 Marks having 50 Questions with no negative marking.
  2. Computer Skill Test and Descriptive paper will be qualifying in nature. Marks obtained will not be reckoned for merit ranking.

ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Application Fees

Candidate Category Fee Amount
SC/ST/PWD/ Departmental Candidates, Female Candidates & Ex Servicemen
* This fee of Rs. 250/- shall be refunded duly deducting Bank Charges as applicable, on appearing of the candidate in the Part-I Written Examination.
Rs. 250/-*
All other categories  Rs. 500/-

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ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 – Pay Scale

Revised pay as per 7th Central Pay Commission for the post is Level- 7 of Pay Matrix (Civilian employees) with Entry Pay Rs 44900/-, replaced against Pay Band Rs. 9300- 34800/- with Grade Pay Rs. 4600/- of 6th Central Pay Commission.

In addition to Pay they will also be eligible for DA, HRA and Transport Allowance and other allowances as per rules in force from time to time.

That all from us in this blog on ESIC SSO Recruitment 2018 Notification. We hope you have received all the information about the Exam through this blog. Keep checking this page for any further information. Oliveboard has released the mock tests for online exam preparation. All the best.