SSC Recruitment 2020 To Fill Over 280 Posts: Know Syllabus, Exam, Selection Details
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released a recruitment notification informing that it will hold an open competitive examination for recruitment of Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted posts of Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator and Senior Hindi Translator for various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in Government of India.
SSC Recruitment Vacancy Details: Tentative vacancies are 275 for Junior Translator/ Junior Hindi Translator positions and 8 for Senior Hindi Translator. The vacancies are tentative and in case of any change in the number of vacancies, the commission will intimate through the website.
Name of Post and Pay Scale:
Junior Translator in Central Secretariat Official Language Service (CSOLS): Level-6 (Rs 35400- Rs 112400)
Junior Translator in M/o Railways (Railway Board): Level-6 (Rs 35400- Rs 112400)
Junior Translator in Armed Forces Headquarters (AFHQ): Level-6 (Rs 35400- Rs 112400)
Junior Translator (JT)/Junior Hindi Translator (JHT) in subordinate offices who have adopted Model RRs of DoP&T for JT/ JHT: Level-6 (Rs 35400- Rs 112400)
Senior Hindi Translator in various Central Government Ministries/ Departments/ Offices: Level-7 (Rs 44900- Rs 142400)
Age Limit for the SSC Recruitment: From 18 to 30 years as on 01-01-2021 i.e. candidates born not before 02-01-1991 and not later than 01-01-2003 are eligible to apply. For details related to age relaxation, go through the link given below.
The application fee to apply for the SSC vacancies is Rs 100. Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with disability (PwD) and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation have been exempted from payment of fee.
Fee can be paid through BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit card or in cash at SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan.
Scheme of the SSC Examination:
The examination will consist of two papers. Details of these papers are as follows:
Indicative Syllabus for the SSC Jobs
Paper-I (Computer Based Examination): The questions will be designed to test candidates‟ understanding of the languages and literature, correct use of words, phrases ad idioms and ability to write the languages correctly, precisely and effectively. The questions will be of degree level.
Paper-II: Translation and Essay: This paper will contain two passages for translation – one passage for translation from Hindi to English and one passage for translation from English to Hindi, and an Essay each in Hindi and English, to test the candidates’ translation skills and their ability to write as well as comprehend the two languages correctly, precisely and effectively. The level of the paper will be consistent with the educational qualifications prescribed.
Mode of Selection:
Minimum qualifying marks in Paper-I and Paper-II are as follows- UR: 30%, OBC/ EWS: 25%, Others: 20%
Based on the marks scored in the Paper-I i.e. Computer Based Examination, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in Paper-II. If the Computer Based Examination is conducted in multiple shifts, normalized marks will be used to determine merit.
Based on the performance in Paper-I+Paper-II, candidates will be shortlisted for Document Verification.
Final selection and allocation of Ministries/ Departments will be made on the basis of the performance of candidates in Paper-I+Paper-II and the preference of Posts/ Departments exercised by them at the time of Document Verification.
Important Dates of the SSC Recruitment
Submission of online applications: 29-06-2020 to 25-07-2020
Last date and time for receipt of applications: 25-07-2020 (23:30)
Last date and time for making online fee payment: 27-07-2020 (23:30)
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan: 29-07-2020 (23:30)
Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank): 31-07-2020
Date of Computer Based Examination (Paper-I): 06-10-2020
Date of Paper-II (Descriptive Paper): 31-01-2021
For more details related to the SSC jobs, click HERE.