The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited application from eligible and interested candidates for recruitment to 796 posts of Assistant Section Officer in Group B of Odisha Secretariat Service under the State Home Department.
The candidates selected for the posts (permanent) will be employed in the pay scale of Rs 35400 in Level 9 of Cell 1 as per the Pay Matrix under Rule 3 of ORSP Rules, 2017.
- Unreserved - 447 (149 w)
- SEBC - 62(21 w)
- SC - 109 (36 w)
- ST - 178 (59 w)
Qualification:- A candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree from any recognised university and must have adequate knowledge in computer applications.
Exam Fee:- Candidates have to pay non-refundable fee of Rs 500. ST/SC and persons with disabilities (more than 40%) are exempted.
Method of Selection:- The competitive exam for the recruitment to ASO posts will be conducted as follows
- Written test (Objective type questions)
- Skill Test (Practical qualifying)
- Candidates who pass written test shall be called for skill test in computer test and one has to secure 40% of total marks in skill test to qualify.
The OPSC has selected 33 zones of the State for conducting the examinations.
How to apply:-
Candidates must apply online through the official website of the Commission www.opsc.gov.in.