Directorate General, Border Security Force (BSF) invites applications from eligible candidates for appointment of combatised posts of Assistant Sub-Inspector (Stenographer), and Head Constable (Ministerial) for the year 2016-17.
Details of the Vacancies:
- Assistant Sub-Inspector (Stenographer): 36 positions (Out of which Departmental-06)
- Head Constable (Ministerial): 121 positions (Out of which Departmental-19)
Scale of Pay:
Assistant Sub-Inspector (Stenographer): Rs.5200–Rs.20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2800/- in Pay Band 1
Head Constable (Ministerial): Rs.5200–Rs.20200 with Grade Pay Rs.2400/- in Pay Band 1
Other allowances and perks will be as per rules of Border Security Force
Academic Qualification & Skills:
Assistant Sub-Inspector (Stenographer): The applicant should have completed Intermediate or Senior Secondary School Certificate (10+2) examination or equivalent. The candidate must have Shorthand speed of 80 words per minute in English OR in Hindi for 10 minutes. Transcription of dictation in English in 50 minutes on computer OR transcription of dictation in Hindi in 65 minutes on computer.
Head Constable (Ministerial): The applicant should have completed Intermediate or Senior Secondary School Certificate (10+2) examination or equivalent. The candidate must have Typing speed of 35 words per minute in English OR 30 words per minute in Hindi corresponding to 10500 KDPH in English/9000 KDPH in Hindi with average of 5 key depressions for each word on computer.(Time-10 minutes)
Age Limit: The age of the applicants should be in-between 18 to 25 years as on 01-January-2017. However, there will be relaxation for SC, OBC, Departmental and PWD candidates as per rules of Border Security Force
The candidate must have to comply minimum physical requirement standards as per the norms of Border Security Force.
Selection Procedure: The selection will be done through the following procedures
Written Examination, Physical Measurement (PST), Short Hand Test (only for ASI -Steno), Typing Speed Test (only for HC-Min), Verification of Documentation (Checking of Documents/ certificates), Medical Examination. The candidates will have to undergo a pre-recruitment medical test before final joining.
Last date for submission of Completed Application: 30 days from the date of publication of this advertisement
Last date for submission of application form from far-flung areas: 45 days from the date of publication of this advertisement
How To Apply: The candidates need to apply through the prescribed application form as available on the portal of BSF at BSF.nic.in
After filling up the form, the candidates have to attach the Application Form with all necessary credential documents and DD or Pay Order (fees) and send that to the address mentioned at the complete advertisement on or before 30 days of completion of this advertisement. The envelope containing the application form must be super-scribed as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ASSISTANT SUB-INSPECTOR (STENOGRAPHER) OR HEAD CONSTABLE (MINISTERIAL) IN BORDER SECURITY FORCE 2016-17” in bold and capital letter. The candidates need to attach two self-addressed envelope affixing Rs.39 postal stamp on it. The applications completed in all respect must be enclosed in an envelope and should be forwarded to the detailed address mentioned in the detailed official advertisement.