Somatirtha Purohit

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has published a notification for the recruitment to the vacant posts of Assistant Director of Factories and Boilers in Group A (Junior Branch) of Odisha Factories and Boilers Inspection Service Cadre under the Labor and Employees’ State Insurance Department.

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the post online by visiting the official website-

The link for online application and submission shall be available from January 25. The deadline to apply for the post is February 24.

OPSC Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 9

  • UR: 5

  • ST: 1

  • SC: 1

  • SEBC: 2

Educational Qualification

A candidate should hold a Degree in Mechanical Engineering of a recognised University, or any qualification declared by Union or State Public Service Commission. 

Candidate should have practical experience of at least 2 years in a workshop or manufacturing concern of good standing or in design, construction, operation or maintenance of boilers. The certificate should be obtained from the competent authority of the workshop or manufacturing concern, where the candidates gathered practical experience.

Age Limit

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not be above the age of 38 years as of the August 1, 2023.

Selection process

  • Written Exam

  • Interview

Examination Zone

The written examination will be held in Cuttack. Request for change of examination centre will not be entertained.

How to Apply

Candidates must apply online through the concerned website of the OPSC at