EPFO stands for Employee’s Provident Fund Organisation has announced a notification for filling up 2,189 Vacancies. These vacancies are of Social Security Assistant (SSA). Therefore, it is a great opportunity for those candidates who are searching for Govt Jobs. Interested candidates can submit their application form on or before the last date i.e. 21st July 2019 (05:00 pm). Read this post to collect further information about EPFO SSA Recruitment like eligibility criteria, selection process, exam pattern, etc.
EPFO SSA Recruitment 2019 Notification Details
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Here are the complete details about EPFO Recruitment and all the instructions to apply online. Read all the details carefully before applying. If you are eligible for this recruitment as per the prescribed format, submit your application as soon as possible. The mode of application is online through the official website. Other modes of application will be rejected by the department.
Here are some important dates about EPFO SSA Notification. Further, you can bookmark this web page for latest updates. We will update all the notices whenever it will be published by the recruiting department.
|Online Application Start From||27 June 2019|
|Last Date for Online Application Form||21 July 2019|
|Admit Card will be available from||21 August 2019|
|Date of written examination||31 August and 1 September 2019|
|The result will be declared on||To be notified later|
There are total of 2189 vacancies of Social Security Assistant posts. You can get further information about vacancies details from the official notification. Here is the link in the last of this article through which you can access EPFO SSA Recruitment Notification.
Eligibility Criteria for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2019
The candidates who are eligible as per official notification, only those can submit their application form. Therefore, check the complete information about eligibility criteria. The basic requirement to appear in EPFO written examination is as follow:
- The candidates should have completed their graduation/Bachelor degree from a recognized University.
- Skill Test: The candidate should have ability to type at least 5000 character in 1 hour.
The minimum age limit is 18 and maximum age limit is 27 as on 21 July 2019. The relaxation in upper age limit is applicable as per govt rules.
EPFO SSA Recruitment Selection Process
The selection procedure for Social Security Assistant is as follow:
- Prelims Examination
- Mains Examination
- Skill Test
- There are total 100 questions and each question carry one mark.
- Negative marking also applicable as 1/4th of marks will be deducted for 1 wrong answer.
|Subject||No. of Question||Marks||Time|
|Numerical Ability||35||35||20 Minutes|
Exam Pattern Mains
The candidates who will be declared qualified in prelims exam only those will appear in mains examination. The Mains exam consists of two parts as objective and descriptive. Some important points about mains examination are as follow:
- The mains examination comprises of 150 questions of 200 marks and time given is 2 Hours.
- There is penalty of 1/4th marks for each wrong answer.
- Descriptive test will be taken after objective test via online mode.
|Subject||No. of questions||Marks||Duration|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||40||60||35 Minutes|
|General Awareness||40||40||20 Minutes|
|English Language||30||40||30 Minutes|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40||60||35 Minutes|
|Descriptive Test||3 (Letter, Precise, Comprehension)||30||45 Minutes|
EPFO SSA Skill Test
- This skill test is qualifying in nature to test speed and accuracy for Data Entry Work.
- The minimum requirement is 5000 key depression in 1 hour to qualify skill test.
EPFO SSA Application Fees
|For General/OBC Category Candidates||Rs. 500/-|
|For SC/ST/Female/PWD/Ex-servicemen||Rs. 250/-|
How to Apply for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2019
Here are some useful instruction for applying online. Therefore follow the simple steps in order to apply online for EPFO Recruitment 2019
Important Points to be noted by candidates before Applying 1. Candidates should scan their photograph, signature and left thumb impression. 2. Keep in mind that signature in capital letter will not be accepted. 3. Keep the necessary documents and details ready for online payment.
Now, You can easily submit your application by following below steps:
- First of all go to the official website @
- Now Click on “Click Here for Registration” and enter the name, email id, and contact information.
- Note down the provisional registration Number and Password.
- After that provide all the asked information like the Name, Father Name, D.O.B, education Qualification, etc.
- Upload required the scanned document in the prescribed format. Also, upload self handwritten declaration.
The text for the hand written declaration is as follows: “I, ……… (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.”
- After submitting all correct details click on the final Submit Button.
- Make the payment of your application.
- Take the print out of your application form for future reference.
- Click Here to Download Official Notification
- Click Here to Apply Online for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2019
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