The Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) has released an official notification for the posts of Technical Apprentice and Non-Technical Trade Apprentice in Eastern Indian. The deadline for the submission of the application form is February 26, 2021.
A total of 505 posts are available in IOCL’s West Bengal, Bihar, Odisha, Jharkhand, and Assam locations in the marketing division. The written exam for this recruitment has been scheduled for March 14, 2021. Other vacancies have been notified in the latest update section of this article.
The official notification for the post of Apprentice in the Marketing Division of IOCL has been issued in the month of January 2021. The interested candidates are requested to apply as per the official notification. Aspirants who need the official notification, click here to download.
|Name of Exam||Indian Oil Corporation Limited Recruitment 2021|
|Conducting Body||Indian Oil Corporation Limited(IOCL)|
|Job Location||Across India|
|Vacant Posts||Technical and Non-Technical Apprentice|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
Here are the upcoming dates of IOCL Recruitment 2021.
|Date of Official Notification||January 28, 2021|
|Starting of Online Application||January 28, 2021|
|Last Date to Apply||February 26, 2021(till 5. PM)|
|Release of Admit Card||March 01, 2021|
|Written Test||March 14, 2021|
|Declaration of Result||To be notified|
|Date of Document Verification||March 25, 2021|
The eligibility criteria vary from post to post in IOCL Recruitment. Candidates can check the following eligibility for Apprentice which are given below:
Interested and eligible candidates need to apply on the official IOCL website before February 26, 2021. Candidates can apply from the official website in online mode. No other modes of application shall be entertained. To apply online, follow the below-mentioned instructions:
Here is a list of documents that will be required at the time of applying online for IOCL Apprentice 2021.
The applied candidates will be called for the written test and it has been scheduled for 14 March 2021. The admit card for the written test is expected to be released in the first week of March 2021.
The exam pattern of IOCL exams varies due to the difference in the posts and vacancies. The following exam pattern is for the post of Apprentice.
|Accountant & Data Entry Operator /Retail Sales Associate||Generic Aptitude||30|
|Trade Apprentice & Technician Apprentice||Technical Acumen||40|
The Generic Aptitude, Reasoning Abilities & Basic English is common for all posts. On the other hand, candidates who have applied for the posts of Trade Apprentice & Technician Apprentice will face an additional section of Technical Acumen. Here is the syllabus for all candidates:
|General Aptitude||Height and Distance, Data Interpretation, Clocks & Calendars. Permutation and Combination, Pipes and Cistern, Square Root and Cube Root, Boats and Streams, Time and Distance, Ratio and Proportion, Partnership, Problems on H.C.F and L.C.M., Chain Rule, Average, Logarithm, Simple Interest, Allegation or Mixture, Time and Work, Compound Interest, Blood Relations, Decimal Fraction, Simplification, Probability, Problems on Ages, Surds and Indices, Volume and Surface Area, Area.|
|Reasoning||Similarities and Differences, Problem Solving, Space Visualization, Judgment, Analysis, Discriminating Observation, Figure Classification, Visual Memory, Decision Making, Relationship Concepts, Arithmetical Number Series.|
|General English||Unseen Passages., Meanings, Antonyms, Grammar, Sentence Rearrangement, Sentence Rearrangement, Articles, Phrase Replacement, Error Spotting/Phrase Replacement, Para Jumbles, Reading Comprehension, Word Formations, Cloze Test, Subject-Verb Agreement, Idioms & Phrases, Fill in the Blanks, Adverb, Fill in the Blanks, Adverb, Missing Verbs, Synonyms, Verb|
The selection process of IOCL Apprentice 2021 has three stages such as written test, document verification, and Physical fitness. Here are the details.
Depending on the Merit lists, candidates will be called for document verification. Here is a list of documents that will be required:
The conducting body has specified the number of vacancies as per the region and posts. There are a total of 505 vacancies across India. In the below tabular, the region-wise vacancies have been mentioned:
|West Bengal/ Bihar/ Odisha/ Jharkhand/ Assam||21|
The salary structure and allowances will vary depending on the region and the posts. The PayScale hike of IOCL will be between 30% to 40% that will be merged in the basic pay. Here is the expected salary as per the designation:
|Salary Component||IOCL Pay Scale Structure (INR)|
|DA ( 126.9% of Basic pay)||31,598|
|Perks (50% of Basic pay)||12,450|
|HRA (For metro cities)||7,470|
|EPF (12% of Basic pay plus DA)||6,780|
|Total Gross Salary in Rs||8,3198|
The candidates will undergo a 1-year training program as per the disciplines. However, the training period for – Data Entry Operator (Fresher Apprentices) will be 15 months long, and Retail Sales Associate (Fresher) will have a training of 14 months.
Ques. Is IOCL a central government Job?
Ans. Indian Oil Corporation Limited or IOCL one of the leading companies owned by the Indian Government.
Ques. What is the frequency of IOCL Recruitment?
Ans. There is no fixed frequency of recruitment. IOCL released recruitment notifications as per the vacant posts available in the company. Multiple recruitment exams are conducted every year.
Ques. What is the medium of the IOCL Recruitment exam?
Ans. The question will be asked in the IOCL Recruitment exam in both Hindi and English.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.