Kerala PSC Recruitment: Assistant Prison Officer in Department of Prisons

Applications are invited online only through ONE TIME REGISTRATION from qualified candidates for selection to the post mentioned below. Candidates who have AADHAAR card should add AADHAAR card as I.D. Proof in their profile.

Vacancy Details:

Department    : Prisons
Name of Post : Assistant Prison Officer
(Note: Differently abled candidates and female candidates are not eligible to                           apply for the post.)

Gazette Date : 30/12/2016

Category No  : 456/2016
Scale of Pay  : R 20,000-45,800/-

Number of vacancies:


Number of vacancies

Thiruvananthapuram Unit (includes Thiruvananthapuram| Kollam|Pathanamthitta and Alappuzha Districts)

 Anticipated vacancies

Thrissur Unit (includes Kottayam|Idukki|Ernakulam and Thrissur Districts)

 Anticipated vacancies

Kannur Unit (includes Kasaragod|Kannur|Kozhikode| Wayanad|Malappuram and Palakkad Districts)

Anticipated vacancies

Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment (Unit wise)

Age limit :

18-36 i.e. candidates born between 02.01.1980 and 01.01.1998 (Both dates included) only are eligible to apply for the post. Other Backward Communities and SC/ST candidates are eligible for usual age relaxation.

Educational Qualifications:

Pass in SSLC or its equivalent qualification

Physical fitness:

Must have at least 165 cm height and must be minimum 81.3 cms round the chest on full
exhalation and must have a chest expansion of 5 cms Note: A height of 160 cm will be sufficient for the candidates belonging to SC and ST. The above conditions regarding chest measurements will be applicable for SC/ST candidates also.

other details like eye sight etc see the notification.

Mode of Submitting applications:

Candidates must register as per “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the Official website of Kerala Public Service Commission before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging on to their profile using their User-ID and Password. Candidates must click on the ‘Apply now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to apply for the post. The Photograph uploaded should be taken after 31/12/2010. Name of the candidate and the date of taking photograph should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required. Candidates shall take a printout of the application by clicking the link Registration Card in their profile. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final submission of the application on the profile, candidates must ensure correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote User-Id for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The applications will be summarily rejected if non compliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to prove qualification, Experience, community, age etc have to be produced as and when called for.

Last date for receipt of applications: 01.02.2017 Wednesday up to 12.00 Midnight.

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