OPSC has released the notification for 796 vacancies of Assistant Section Officers(Group-B) under the Home Department of Government of Odisha. 

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Assistant Section Officer Recruitment 2022-Overview

Organization NameOdisha Public Service Commission
Post NameAssistant Section Officer
Starting date20th January 2022
Registration Last Date19th February 2022
CategoryOdisha Govt Jobs
Official Siteopsc.gov.in

OPSC ASO Recruitment 2022-Important Dates

All the important dates from the release of official notification for OPSC Assistant Section Officers Recruitment 2022 till the date of final result have been given below for the reference purpose to the candidates.

Online Application Starts20th January 2022
Last Date to Apply Online19th February 2022
Last Date to Submit Registered Application25th February 2022
Admit Card Release DateTo Be Notified Soon
Written Exam DateTo Be Notified Soon

OPSC Assistant Section Officer Vacancy 2022

A total of 796 vacancies for Assistant Section Officers Posts have been announced by Odisha Public Service Commission for Odisha Secretariat Services under the Home Department, Govt. of Odisha. Check the category-wise vacancy details in the below table.

UR447 (149-w)
SEBC62 (21-w)
SC109 (36-w)
ST178 (59-w)
Total796 (265-w)

OPSC AAO Application Fees

Sr. No.CategoryApplication Fees
2.General/SEBCRs. 500/-
(Application fees including intimation charges)

OPSC Assistant Section Officer Salary

  • However as per last recruitment notification of OPSC Assistant Section Officer , the pay scale ranges from Rs.9,400–34,800/- p.m. for along with the grade pay of Rs 4,200/-.
  • One will also be getting DA, HRA and other allowances in addition.

OPSC ASO Eligibility Criteria

  • Education Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university or possess such other qualification equivalent thereto and must have adequate knowledge in Computer as specified in the notification.
  • Age Limit: The candidate must have attained the age of 21 Years and must not be above the age of 32 Years as of 01st January 2021, which means a candidate must have been born between02nd January 1989 and 01st January 2000.

Age-wise Relaxation

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ ST05 years
SEBC05 years
Women05 years
Ex-Serviceman05 Years
Person with disability10 years

OPSC ASO Selection Process 2022

The selection of the eligible candidates will be done through a written test and Skill Test.

  • The written test will be comprised of 3 papers: Paper-I, Paper-II, consisting of 100 marks each, and Paper-III consists of 200 marks.
  • The questions will be of Multiple-Choice Pattern
  • The time duration of Paper-I, Paper-II will be one and a half hours, and Paper-II will be 2 hours.
  • The candidates will be shortlisted for the Skill Test round depending on the marks scored in the written exam.
  • For the syllabus, check the detailed notification for which the link has been provided above.

How to Apply

  • The online registration link for OPSC Assistant Section Officer Recruitment 2022 will be active from 20th January 2022 to 19th February 2022.
  • Last date to submit the registered application form has been scheduled for 25th February 2022.

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