Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO) Centre for Personnel Talent Management (CEPTAM) has published advertisement no. CEPTAM-09/A&A for recruitment 2019 to various posts under admin and allied cadre. DRDO CEPTAM 09 A&A recruitment 2019 is for 224 vacancies.
Names of posts and vacancies thereof are as follows. Maximum vacancies are 54, for administrative assistant for english typing, then 40 for security assistant, 29 for assistant halwai cum cook, 28 vacancies for store assistant for english typing, 23 for vehicle operator, and 20 fireman vacancies. Then there are 13 vacancies of stenographer, 6 for fire engine driver, 4 for administrative assistant for hindi typing, 4 for store assistant for hindi typing, and 3 of clerk.
Class 10th pass is the requirement for the posts of Clerk, Asstt Halwai-cum Cook, Vehicle Operator, Fire Engine Driver, Fireman. Whereas class 12th pass is the minimum educational qualification for Stenographer, Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing), Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing), Store Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing), Store Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing), Security Assistant posts. Thus there are 81 vacancies that will be filled by 10th pass candidates, and 143 for 12th pass government job aspirants.
The detailed notification has been sent to DAVP who has uploaded it on their official website as notification number davp 10301/11/0078/1920. It will be published on the official website of DRDO, drdo.gov.in, on or before September 21, 2019.
DRDO CEPTAM says in the recruitment 2019 notification that at 10 am on September 21, 2019, the online application form for this recruitment will be available. Deadline to apply online will be 5 pm on October 15, 2019.
Application fee for the recruitment is Rs 100. However women candidates, SC, ST, PWD, ESM candidates are exempt from any fees. Age limit for DRDO recruitment 2019 for CEPTAM 09/A&A is 18 to 27 years.
Selection process for the posts consist of tier-1 and tier-2. The former will be a computer based test. Whereas the latter will be trade, skills, physical fitness, capability test.
Tier-1 computer based test for stenographer, administrative assistant ‘a’ (english typing), administrative assistant ‘a’ (hindi typing), store assistant ‘a’ (english typing), store assistant ‘a’ (hindi typing) will follow this pattern. There will be three sections. First will be quantitative ability/aptitude, general intelligence & reasoning ability, general awareness, general science, arithmetic & numerical ability. Second will be general english. And third will be hindi or english language. Each section will have 50 questions.
Whereas the pattern will be different for security assistant, clerk, asstt halwai-cum cook, vehicle operator, fire engine driver, fireman. This test will also have three sections. However first will be quantitative ability/aptitude, general intelligence & reasoning ability, general awareness, general science, arithmetic & numerical ability; second will be general english, and third will be related to job. These sections will respectively have 100, 25, and 25 questions. Maximum marks in each test will be 150, and test duration will be 2 hours.
The centre will announce exam date in some time. Around two weeks prior to exam, admit card for the exam will be released. Here it is pertinent to note that DRDO admit card 2019 for the other ongoing recruitment, CEPTAM-09/Tech-A, is expected today. DRDO had announced earlier this month that computer based test for the same will be held from September 28, 2019, to September 30, 2019.