FCI 2017

Food Corporation of India will be conducting FCI 2017 Exam to recruit eligible candidates to the post of Junior Engineer (Electrical/Mechanical/Civil), Assistant Grade II, Assistant Grade III and Typist. Selected candidates can be placed at any one of the many branches of FCI located all across the country. FCI Notification 2017 will be released shortly by the Food Corporation of India through which the required details of the eligibility criteria for the exam, exam dates and syllabus will be released.

FCI or Food Corporation of India is the largest Public Sector Undertaking that deals with the supply chain management of the food grain. It was established on 14thJanuary 1965. Its first district office was opened in the city of Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. Since then, Food Corporation of India has been managing various depots and private equity godownsin various cities.

FCI Recruitment 2017

FCI recruitment 2017 will start shortly for the post of Assistant Grade II, Grade III, Grade IV etc. Candidates will be notified for the same once FCI Notification 2017 has been released by Food Corporation of India. Recently FCI invited invitation for the post of watchmen in the state of Tamil Nadu. The total number of vacancies for this post was: SC (13 posts), ST (01 post), OBC (34 posts), UR (79 posts), PWD (04 posts), Ex. Servicemen (34 posts).

Currently FCI Maharashtra Recruitment 2017 has started to select candidates for the post of watchmen in Maharashtra and Goa. The application process started from 5th August 2017 and will end on 5th September 2017.

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FCI Punjab Recruitment 2017 has started to select candidates for the post of watchmen in state of Punjab. The application process has started and will end on 20th September 2017

Total 860 posts are to be filled through FCI Punjab Recruitment

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FCI Application Fee

Candidates are required to pay Rs. 300/- as their Application Fee for FCI Maharashtra Recruitment 2017. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category are exempted from paying any application fee.Female candidates are also exempted from paying the application fee. Candidates are required to visit this page regularly to remain updated about the upcoming notification of FCI 2017.

FCI Vacancy 2017

The total number of vacancies for the post of Watchman in FCI Maharashtra Recruitment 2017 is:

A huge number of vacancies are available for the post of Junior Engineer (Civil/Mechanical/Electrical), Assistant Grade II, Assistant Grade III and Typist. The exact number of vacancies will be revealed once the notification for the same has been released by Food Corporation of India. To get a rough idea of FCI Vacancy 2017, let’s have a look at previous years’ vacancy for FCI Exam.

  Post Name Zone Name
North South East West North-East
JE Civil 25 10 6 8 17
JE Mechanical 6 3 1 2 4
JE Electrical 3   1 1 1
AG 2 Hindi 18 8 7 11 10
Typist Hindi 34 23 23 8 12
AG 3 General 334 125 129 87 24
AG 3 Accountant 87 122 30 29 28
AG 3 Technical 597 353 15 390 74
AG 3 Depot 598 550 261 243  

FCI 2017 Exam Pattern

FCI 2017 Exam for the Maharashtra Recruitment will occur in two phases: Written Test and Physical Endurance Test.

The recruitment to the post of Junior Engineer, Assistant Grade II, III and typist will be done through Written Test and Interview Process. The details of the two phases are discussed below:

Serial Number Post Papers
1. JE Civil Paper 1 and 2
2. JE Electrical Paper 1 and 2
3. JE Mechanical Paper 1 and 2
4. Typist Paper 3
5. AG 2 Hindi Paper 3 and 4
6. AG 3  General Paper 1
7. AG 3 Accounts Paper 1 and 2
8. AG 3 Technical Paper 1 and 2
9. AG 3 Depot Paper 1

Paper-I (Duration-90 Minutes):

A total of 120 Multiple Choice Questions will be asked from Reasoning, Data Analysis, English Language, Computer Proficiency, General Awareness, General Intelligence, Current Events, Numerical Ability and Data Interpretation to candidates applying for the Post Code A {Junior Engineer (Civil Engineering)}, B {Junior Engineer (Electrical Engineering)}, C {Junior Engineer (Mechanical Engineering)}, F {AG- III (General)}, G {AG-III (Accounts)}, H{AG - III (Technical)} and I { AG-III (Depot)}.

Paper-II (Duration-90 minutes):

Paper-III (Duration-90 minutes):

A total of 120 Multiple Choice Questions on General Hindi, General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence and Computer Knowledge will be asked to candidates applying for the Post Code D {Assistant Grade-II (Hindi)} and Post Code E {Typist (Hindi)}.

Paper-IV (Duration-90 minutes):

2 Passages, one each from Hindi to English and vice-versa and two essays each in Hindi & English will be asked to candidates applying for the Post Code D {Assistant Grade-II (Hindi)}.

Candidates applying for the Post of Typist (Hindi) are required to take Paper - III. Candidates will be short-listed on the basis of their performance in Paper-III and the short-listed candidates will undergo a Skill-Test in typing in Hindi. Final merit list will be generated on the score obtained by candidate in Skill Test.

Candidates applying for AG-II (Hindi) posts will be shortlisted for evaluation of Paper-IV, based on their marks in Paper III.

Candidates who secure the minimum qualifying marks in Paper IV will be considered for final selection. Final selection will be made on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in Paper – III and Paper - IV, subject to securing the minimum qualifying marks in paper IV.

Note: - The Question Papers for Written Test will be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi.

FCI 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for FCI Maharashtra Recruitment 2017 are required to be of minimum 18 years of age. The maximum age limit of the candidate must not exceed 25 years. Candidate must have passed at-least 8th Standard in order to be eligible for FCI Maharashtra Recruitment 2017.

For the post of Junior Engineers, Assistant Grade II,III, IV and Typist, the required Eligibility Criteria is mentioned below:

Position Age Limit Educational  Qualification
JE Civil 28 Engineering Degree in Civil Engineering or diploma in Civil Engineering
JE Mechanical 28 Engineering Degree in Mechanical Engineering or diploma in Mechanical Engineering
JE Electrical 28 Engineering Degree in Electrical Degree or diploma in Electrical Engineering
Typist Hindi 25 Must hold a Graduation degree in Hindi and must have a typing speed of 30 words/minute in Hindi
AG 2 Hindi 28 Must hold a Graduation degree in Hindi and must also be proficient in English. Post-Graduation in Hindi will be desirable.
AG 3 General 27 Candidate must hold a graduation degree
AG 3 Accounts 27 Candidate must hold a graduation degree in Commerce
AG 3 Technical 27 Candidate must have BSc. In Agriculture/Zoology/Botany/Bio Technology/Bio Chemistry
AG 3 Depot 27 Must hold a graduation degree with proficiency in Computer

FCI Admit Card 2017

The Admit Card for FCI 2017 will be released once the application process for the same has been completed. Food Corporation of India will release the Admit Card 10-15 days prior to the commencement of the written exam. The Admit Card will be available online and will not be sent to candidates via post. Candidates are required to login to their account on the official website of FCI and download his/her FCI Admit Card 2017.

FCI Result 2017

The result for FCI 2017 will be released once the examination for the same has been conducted. Candidates are required to visit the page to find a link to check their result once it has been announced by Food Corporation of India. The result will be generated in two phases: result for written exam and the final result. The Final Merit List will be generated based on the candidate’s performance in written test and Interview Process/Physical Endurance Test.

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