Ordnance Factory Board(OFB) Recruitment 2017 : Apply Online for 7048 Trade Apprentice Posts


Ordnance Factory Board(OFB) Recruitment 2017 – Apply Online for 7048 Trade Apprentice Posts: The Ordnance Factory Board has released notification for Trade Apprentices(both ITI and Non-ITI). Interested and Eligible candidates has to apply through online from 20th January 2017 to 10-02-2017(Extended up to 20-02-2017) from various states of India.The detailed information is provided in notification regarding age, qualification, how to apply etc.
The candidates are requested to go through the notification before apply online.To apply online go to the Official website of ofb.gov.in.

Ordnance Factory Board(OFB) Recruitment 2017 Vacancy Details

Name of the Posts: Trade Apprentices

Number of Vacancies: 7048

State Wise Vacancy Details

1. Chandigarh: 49 Posts
2. Madhya Pradesh: 996 Posts
3. Maharashtra: 2186 Posts
4. Orissa: 123 Posts
5. Tamilnadu: 1058 Posts
6. Telangana: 306 Posts
7. Uttar Pradesh: 1337 Posts
8. Uttarakhand: 211 Posts
9. West Bengal: 782 Posts

All these positions are available in Chandigarh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Orissa, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, and West Bengal regions.Indian citizens can apply to these posts.

Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment Age Limit 

The person should have age between 14 to 22 years as on the last date(07-02-2017) of submission of online application.
There is age relaxation for
SC/ST: 5 years,
OBC: 3 years,
Physically Handicapped (PH) / Physically Challenged (PC): 10 years.

Education Qualification for Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment

For Non-ITI: Candidates should have passed at least 10th standard/Matric standard/equivalent with minimum 40% marks in aggregate with 40% marks in each of Mathematics & Science subjects.
For ITI: Candidates should have passed ITI trade test from any institute recognized by NCVT (SCVT or any other authority specified through Gazette Notification of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship/Ministry of Labour & Employment, with duration as per the Apprentice Act, 1961) and should possess the qualification as on the last date of online application.

NOTE: There is no Application fee.
For Online submission process go through notification.

Selection Process:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of written examination and medical examination.

Centers of Ordnance Factory Board(OFB) Examination

Centre will be allotted w.r.t. location of the ordnance factory and medium of examination chosen by the candidate in one of the 12 centers viz. Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jabalpur Kolkata, Kanpur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune, and Trichy.

Medium of Examination 3 Languages formula:

candidate can choose English or Hindi or language of the state in which ordnance factory chosen by the candidate is located (Bengali/ Marathi/ Oriya/ Tamil/ Telugu).

Important Dates for Ordnance Factory Board(OFB) Recruitment 2017

Starting date to Apply Online: 20-01-2017
Closing date to Apply Online: 10-02-2017 (Extended up to 20-02-2017)

Click Here for an Official Notification

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