FCI Recruitment 2019 Notification

Food Corporation of India (FCI) has issued recruitment notification vide Advt No. 01/2019. There are 4103 vacancies in FCI Category III for Junior Engineer (JE) (Civil Engineering, Electrical Mechanical Engineering), Assistant Grade II Hindi, Stenographer Grade II, Typist Hindi, Assistant Grade III (AG III) (General, Accounts, Technical, Depot). PDF file of this notification has been found on social media, reportedly available on official website fci.gov.in.

As per notification available online, zone wise vacancies are: North zone – 1999, South zone – 540, East zone – 538, West zone – 735, NE zone – 291.


Dates of application form filling are February 23, 2019, to March 25, 2019 also as per it. Candidates can register in online mode at official website.

This is the first time when FCI recruitment will include EWS vacancies also.

All the posts advertised require a minimum of graduation level of education. JE Civil engineering posts are open for candidates with Civil Engineering Degree or Diploma in Civil Engineering with 1 year experience. Likewise JE Mechanical engineering is for Electrical / Mechanical Engineering Degree or Diploma in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering with 1 year experience.

Steno Grade II can be applied for by candidates with graduation with O level from DOEACC and requisite typing speed. AG II necessitates degree with Hindi as main subject, English proficiency, 1-year experience translating English to Hindi and vice versa.

Hindi Typist requires graduation, typing speed. Whereas AG III general and depot positions require graduation and proficiency in computer usage.
AG III accounts will be given to candidates who clear the selection process and have a B.Com degree. AG III Technical requires one to have either B.Sc in Agriculture, or B.Sc in subject combinations laid down by FCI.

Candidates can apply for any one zone, for any one post.

For the purpose of selection, there will be online tests Phase I and Phase II.

FCI Grade III Recruitment is always a quite sought after recruitment by government job seekers in India. Presence of FCI Recruitment 2019 notification PDF on social media has caused quite a stir among job seekers who now eagerly await the application and details on fci.gov.in.

Food Corporation of India was established in the year 1965. Today it has its official presence in every state in India. Zonal offices are in: North zone – Noida, East zone – Kolkata, West zone – Mumbai, North-east zone – Guwahati, South zone – Chennai. The body looks after price support for farmers, foodgrains distribution, operational as well as buffer stock inventory to maintain National Food Security, price regulation.