The Directorate General of the Border Security Force (BSF) has released a notice regarding the recruitment of male constable tradesmen. Interested candidates can download their application forms and admit cards for the same on the official website (bsf.nic.in).
There are more than a thousand vacant posts among which 561 are available for 2016-17 and 513 are available for the year 2017-18. Filled in application forms must be sent to the RAs or BSF headquarters of the candidates’ state on or before October 30, 2017.
Candidates will be selected on the basis of a physical standard test (PST), a physical efficiency test (PET), their medical standard, a trade test and a written test of 100 marks. The written test will include questions on general awareness, elementary mathematics, analytical aptitude and English or Hindi language.
Posts available: 1074
Water carrier- 177
Washer man- 131
– Candidates are required to have cleared matriculation or its equivalent from a recognised Board or university.
– Candidates need a two year work experience in the trade, a one-year certificate from industrial or vocational training institute with a one year working experience or a two year diploma from an industrial training institute in the trade.
– Candidate should be older than 18 and no older than 23. The upper age limit is subject to relaxation for reserved categories.