The Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has announced the start of the application process for the Social Security Assistant (SSA) and Stenographer posts on March 27, 2023. The recruitment drive will fill up 2859 posts in the EPFO, and eligible candidates can apply through the official website of EPFO at epfindia.gov.in. The last date to apply is April 26, 2023.
EPFO Recruitment 2023: Vacancy Details
The recruitment drive will fill up 2674 posts for Social Security Assistant (Group C) and 185 posts for Stenographer (Group C).
EPFO Recruitment 2023: Eligibility Criteria
For the Social Security Assistant (Group C) post, candidates must have completed a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university. For the Stenographer (Group C) post, candidates must have passed the 12th class from a recognized Board. The age limit is between 18 years to 27 years of age.
EPFO Recruitment 2023: Selection Process
The selection process for both the posts comprises of Phase I and Phase II examination. The Phase I exam for SSA will comprise of 600 marks questions, and the time duration is 2 hours 30 minutes. Phase II for SSA is the computer data entry test. The Phase I exam for Stenographer will comprise of 800 marks question, and the exam duration is 2 hours 10 minutes. Phase II is the stenography test.
EPFO Recruitment 2023: Application Fees
The application fee for General/EWS/OBC candidates is Rs 700. However, SC/ST* PwBD/Female Candidates/Ex-Servicemen are exempted from payment of fees.
EPFO Recruitment 2023: Selection Criteria
The selection is subject to fulfilling the eligibility criteria, rank in the merit list, medical fitness, verification of original documents, and other criteria as may be prescribed by the EPFO. Candidates are advised to check the official website for further updates and details regarding the recruitment process.