UPSC Recruitment 2017: Two Vacancies for Store Officer Post, Apply Now at

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Jan 30, 2017

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Shivani Tiwari

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UPSC invites application for the recruitment process for the post of Two Store Officer, Directorate General of Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS), Ministry of Defence. This post is only applicable for physically handicapped candidates. Candidates can apply through online mode only. The last date to apply for the post is February 16, 2017.

Minimum eligibility to apply for the post is 30 years having 3 years’ experience in managing store. Candidates can fill the online application form on the official website. Candidates has to pay a fees of rupees 25 at the SBI branch.

Pay Scale ranges from INR 9300-34800 for this post. There are no seats for SC/ST candidates.

Read About UPSC Recruiment

Exam Dates

Given below are the important dates to fill the online application form.

Process Date
Last date to fill form February 16, 2017
Last date for printing from February 17, 2017

Vacancy Details

Only Physically challenged candidates can apply for the recruitment for the permanent post. The post is suitable for the candidates with disability viz. Orthopaedically Handicapped/Locomotor Disability/Cerebral Palsy with One leg affected or one arm affected or Hearing Impairment Deaf or Partially Deaf.

Pay Scale:  INR 9300-34800 with a grade pay of INR 4600

Pay Scale for Level 7: INR 44,900-1, 42,400.

Category General OBC SC ST
Number of post 1 1 0 0

Check UPSC 2017 Syllabus


Before filling the application form candidates should check their eligibility criteria. Given below are the mandatory details to fill the application form.

Candidate should have completed the age of 30 years before filling the application form.

Educational Qualification:

  • Degree in Science from a recognized University
  • Three years’ experience in Managing Stores
  • Three years’ experience in functions such as inventory control and management stock, maintenance / stock taking, receipt & issues, setting bills payments, etc. 

Desirable Qualification:

  • Diploma or Certificate in Materials management or inventory control from a recognized Institution.
  • Experience in stores functions of a Medical or Scientific nature.

How to Apply?

To fill the online application form candidates should follow the following steps:

  1. Candidates have to go to the official website of UPSC to fill the application form.
  2. After filling the application form candidates have to upload the following documents:
  • Degree
  • Diploma or certificate
  • Date of birth certificate or matriculation certificate
  • Experience Certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • Physically Handicapped certificate
  1. After uploading the required documents candidates have to pay fees of INR 25 at the SBI Branch.
  • No exemption for OBC candidates.
  • Form submitted without fees would be rejected
  • Paid fees shall not be refund
  1. After the fees payment candidate must print the form for future purposes.

Concession and Relaxation

Relaxation is provided to the Government servants for 5 years for General category. 10 years relaxation shall be given to SC/ST candidates and for OBC candidates the relaxation is for 8years. Relaxation of 5 years shall be given to the person who had ordinarily been domiciled in J&K during period from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 1989. Minimum 10 years relaxation would be provided to the physically handicapped candidates with a minimum disability of 40 percent. 15 years relaxation is provided to the SC/ST candidates and 13 years for the OBC candidates.

Important Instruction

Given below is the important instruction candidates should check.

  • Candidates should fill the correct and active email address in the application form. Interview Schedule and other requirements will be e mailed on the registered e mail id.
  • Candidates who wish to apply for two posts have to fill different form for the other post.

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