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27 Nov 2016

Agriculture UPSC Recruitment Notification 2016 – Vacancies of 12 posts including Deputy Director, Assistant Director, Economic Officers and Civilian Assistant Security Officer (CASO)


Don't Wait....Opportunity Is At Your Door !!! UPSC Recruitment Notification 2016 – Vacancies of 12 posts including Deputy Director, Assistant Director, Economic Officers and Civilian Assistant Security Officer (CASO): Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is looking for deserving candidates and has issued a notification for the recruitment of 12 posts including Deputy Director, Assistant Director, Economic Officers and Civilian Assistant Security Officer (CASO).


The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is the India's central authority that conducts various examinations and is responsible to recruit candidates for various government services. The board is India's central agency conducting recruitment to various ministerial department services and posts under the Union through conduct of competitive examinations and the Recruitment to services and posts under the Central Government by Selection through Interview. For any organization to function efficiently there should be constant up gradation of the system and UPSC also takes care to see that there are positive changes incorporated in their functional methods. UPSC is made up of a Chairperson and 10 members from different walks of life - Civil Services, Education, Medical etc. To give a fair chance to all deserving candidates, there are certain norms that the UPSC follows in the process of appointing a person. The UPSC recruitment is made by three methods:- Direct Recruitment, Promotion and Transfer (Deputation) Basis. The UPSC Direct Recruitment for selection of Various department posts of Central Government of India. The selection is based on Interview or Written Test / Trade Test followed by Personal Interview.

The organization is in need of and looking for Deputy Director (Economist) and Economic Officers whose job will be to use economic theories and knowledge to provide specialist advice. They will have to study data and statistics by using their understanding of economic relationships to uncover trends. They will carry out considerable amounts of research and collect large amounts of information. They will analyse all the data they have amassed to assess feasibility, produce forecasts of economic trends, determine the implications of their findings and make recommendations of ways to improve efficiency. Economists will use specialist software and advanced methods in statistical analysis to assemble, sift and present the collected information, which will be used to advise businesses and other organisations, including government agencies. The organization is also looking for a competent Civilian Assistant Security Officer (CASO) to undertake the surveillance of their premises and protection of their staff and visitors. They will be responsible for detecting any suspicious behavior and preventing vandalism, thefts or other criminal behavior. A security officer must be well-trained in surveillance and dealing with perpetrators. The ideal candidates will inspire respect and authority as well as possess a high level of observation. Their goal is to help the company in maintaining excellent working conditions by keeping our facilities safe and problem-free. There is another requirement of a competent Assistant Director to support the director in departmental planning and monitoring progress. They will also be working to enhance productivity and ensure compliance with rules and regulations. Assistant directors should be well-versed in performance and operations management and competent in assuming delegated duties. They will be the leaders and critical thinkers, ready to solve problems before they become obstacles.

Eligible candidates may apply online by or before 15-12-2016 up to 23:59 Hours. Other details including age criteria, educational qualification, selection process, application fee and online registration, are as given below:

UPSC Recruitment Vacancy Details:
Total No.of Posts: 12

Name of the Posts and Age Details:

Name of the Post No of Vacancies Age Limit

Deputy Director (Economist) in Central Institute of Coastal Engineering for Fishery under Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries in Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

01 40 Years
Economic Officers in Directorate of Economics and Statistics under Department of Agriculture and Co-operation in Ministry of Agriculture 02 30 Years
Civilian Assistant Security Officer (CASO) in Army Head Quarter & DGQA, Department of Defence 08 30 Years
Assistant Director (Industrial Hygiene) in Directorate General of Factory Advice Service & Labour Institutes, Mumbai, Ministry of Labour and Employment 01 40 Years

Educational Qualification:

Name of the Post Qualification
Deputy Director (Economist) Candidate must possess Master's Degree (Post Graduate) in Economics with Statistics or Master's Degree in Commerce with Statistics of a recognized university. 05 years' experience in conducting survey and project evaluation in the field of primary industries in agriculture in a Government department or recognized institute or university or autonomous or statutory organization.
Economic Officers Candidate must possess Post graduate degree in economics or Applied Economics or Business Economics or Econometrics from a recognized University / institute.
Civilian Assistant Security Officer (CASO) Candidate must hold a Degree from a recognised University. 03 years professional experience in Security and Fire Fighting duties.
Assistant Director (Industrial Hygiene) Candidate must possess Master's Degree in Chemistry or Bio-chemistry of a recognized University or equivalent. Equivalent qualification(s) is Associate-ship of Institution of chemists (AIC) offered by the Institute of chemists (India), Kolkata. 03 years research practical experience in industrial hygiene.

Mode of SelectionCandidates will be selected based on their performance in interview.

Application FeeCandidates are required to pay a fee of ₹ 25/- only either by remitting the money in any branch of the SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of the SBI or by using visa/ master credit/ debit card. Please note that there is 'No fee' for SC/ ST/ PH/ Women candidates of any community.

How to Apply: Eligible and interested candidates are required to Apply Online through UPSC Online Recruitment Portal.

Important DatesThe closing date for submission of Online applications is 15/12/2016 up to 23:59 Hours.

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