Vikash Sharma

Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has issued a notification inviting applications to recruit Assistant Quality Control Officers.

A total of 71 vacancies, including few backlogs, will be filled under the current recruitment drive.

The selected candidates may initially be posted in any of the Units/locations of Refineries Division/Marketing Division. They may, however, be transferred/posted anywhere in India or in Subsidiary/Joint Venture companies during the service period, the notification read.

Educational Qualification Requirement:

The candidate should have been awarded Master’s Degree in Chemistry/equivalent disciplines from recognised Indian Universities/Institutes. Equivalent disciplines in M.Sc. in Chemistry shall include Inorganic/Organic/ Analytical/Physical/Applied Chemistry/Industrial Chemistry.

Any other branch of Chemistry e.g. Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Toxicology, Geochemistry, Pharmacology, Food Technology etc, will not be considered towards eligibility. Candidates belonging to General/OBC(NCL)/EWS categories should have secured minimum 60% marks in qualifying degree examination. Marks in Qualifying degree is relaxed to 55% for Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/ Persons with Benchmark Disability (PwBD) candidates.

Qualifying degree obtained through full-time regular course only shall be considered eligible. Age Limit: Maximum 30 Years as on 30-09-2021 for General and Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) category candidates.

Selection Process

The selection process will comprise of Written Test (objective type consisting of two parts – General Aptitude and Discipline Knowledge), Group Discussion/Group Task and Personal Interview. Pay & Perks: Selected candidates will be placed in the pay scale of Rs 40,000 to Rs 1,40,000 (Grade A0).

In addition, the selected candidates will receive Dearness Allowance (DA) and other allowances, according to the rules of the Corporation in force, and as amended from time to time. Other allowances /benefits include HRA/housing accommodation (depending upon place of posting), medical facilities, gratuity, Provident fund, Employees’ Pension Scheme, Group personal accident insurance scheme, leave encashment, leave travel concession (LTC)/LFA, contributory superannuation benefit fund scheme, conveyance advance/ maintenance reimbursement, performance related pay (PRP) etc as per rules of the Corporation.

The gross valuation of remuneration to the company will be about Rs 14.3 lakh per annum inclusive of performance related pay (PRP). The actual remuneration may vary depending on place of posting, financial performance of the Corporation and annual performance appraisal of the individual.

Important Dates:

Date of opening of online application: October 1, 2021(10.00 Hrs.)

Last date for online payment through SBI e-Collect: October 21,2021 (17.00 Hrs.)

Last date for submission of online application: October 22, 2021 (17.00 Hrs.)

Print out of online application form along with supporting documents to reach (By ordinary post) to The Advertiser, Post Box No.3096, Head Post Office, Lodhi Road, New Delhi 110003 by November 6, 2021

Tentative Date of written test: November 7, 2021

Tentative date for publication of list of candidates shortlisted for GD/GT and personal interview: November 22, 2021.

Tentative date of GD/GT and personal interview: December 2021

For other details, visit the official IOCL website. Click HERE for the notification.