Somatirtha Purohit

The Assistant Chemist post vacancies have been announced by the Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC). 

Starting from February 12, the application process will be open until March 16. 

Candidates who wish to apply for these positions can do so by visiting the official website at

OPSC Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 22 posts

  • UR Candidates: 11 posts

  • SEBC Candidates: 2 posts

  • SC Candidates: 4 posts

  • ST Candidates: 5 posts

Out of 22 posts, 8 posts are reserved for women.

Educational Qualification

Applicants are required to possess at least a second-class postgraduate degree in chemistry or an equivalent qualification from a recognized college or institution. This may include postgraduate degrees in applied chemistry, industrial chemistry, or analytical chemistry.

Age Limit

The minimum age of the candidates should be 21 years and the maximum age should be 38 years as on January 1, 2024.

Selection Process

Candidates will be selected through a process that includes a written examination followed by a viva voce test.

How To Apply

  • Access the official website by navigating to

  • On the homepage, locate and click on the "Apply" link

  • Fill in the application form with the required details

  • Upload all the necessary documents as specified in the instructions

  • Submit the completed application

  • Ensure to take a printout of the submitted application for future reference

For more details, check the official website.