FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022: Food Corporation of India is conducting a recruitment drive for filling 5043 vacancies for Assistant Grade III for various departments including General, Accounts, Technical, & Depot, Junior Engineer (JE), and Steno Grade II. Food Corporation of India is counted as one of the largest Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) that deals with food grain and supply chain management that provided job opportunities for graduated candidates at various posts. The selection of the eligible graduates for the posts of Assistant Grade 3 will be done through 2 phase online examination. FCI has announced 5043 vacancies to be recruited through FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022. The online application forms for FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 has been started accepting from 06th September 2022 onwards and the direct link to apply online has been provided in the article below.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2022 Out

FCI assistant grade 3 recruitment 2022 notification pdf against advt no. 01/2022- FCI Category-III has been released at the official recruitment website of FCI i.e. https://www.recruitmentfci.in/ with the details pertaining to the recruitment drive, including the application process and fee, admit card download, syllabus, exam pattern, and everything else. Apart from this FCI has released the 113 posts of managers.  FCI Grade 3 Assistant Notification PDF is given below.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification 2022 PDF- Click to Download

FCI Manager Recruitment 2022 Notification Out for 113 Vacancies

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022

The candidates who have been waiting for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 must go through the brief summary of important details required to be aware of the recruitment process from the below table. 

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 Overview
OrganisationFood Corporation of India
PostsAssistant Grade 3 (General, Accounts, Technical, and Depot)
Advt No.01/2022- FCI Category-III
Vacancies5043
CategoryGovt. Jobs
Application ModeOnline
Online Registration06th September to 05th October 2022
Selection ProcessOnline Test- Phase 1 & Phase 2
SalaryRs. 28200-Rs. 103400
Official Websitewww.ci.gov.in

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022- Important Dates

Food Corporation of India (FCI) has released notification for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 along with the complete details and started accepting online applications on 06th September 2022. The complete schedule for FCI Recruitment 2022 exam has been tabulated below as announced officially.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022- Important Dates
EventsDates
FCI Assistant Grade 3 Notification2nd September 2022
Online Application Start Date06th September 2022 (10 am)
Last Date To Apply Online05th October 2022 (4 pm)
Last Date for Printing Application20th October 2022
Availability of FCI Assistant Grade 3 Admit CardTo be notified
FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 1 Exam DateJanuary 2023
FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 2 Exam DateTo be notified
FCI Assistant Grade 3 ResultTo be notified

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Vacancy 2022

In 2022, FCI has released 5043 Assistant Grade 3 vacancies namely for AG III (Technical, General, Accounts, Depot, JE), Steno Grade 2, Typist, AG-II cadres. Have a look at cadre-wise and category-wise vacancies released for FY 2022-23. 

CadreNorth ZoneSouth ZoneEast ZoneWest ZoneNorth East Zone
JE (Civil)2205070509
JE (Electrical Mechanical)08--020203
Steno Grade-II4308080905
AG III (General)4631551859253
AG III (Accounts)142107724540
AG III (Technical)61125719429648
AG III (Depot)106343528325815
AG-III (Hindi)3622170612
Total2388989768713185

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 Apply Online 

The online registration process for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 has started on 06th September 2022 on the official website www.fci.gov.in. The candidates interested in the vacancies and holding the required eligibility criteria can apply online for the desired posts till 05th October 2022 (4 pm). The direct link for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Apply Online has been mentioned below as the online registration is now started on www.fci.gov.in

Click here to Apply Online for FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 Application Fee

Candidates except as specified above, applying for the post (anyone within the zone) are required to submit an Application Fee of Rs. 500/- (Excluding bank charges but including G S T) by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets, UPI by providing information as asked on the screen. SC/ST/PwBD and Women candidates are exempted from payment of the application Fee.

CategoryFee
UR / OBC / EWSRs. 500/-
SC / ST / PWD / FemaleNil

Steps for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Apply Online 2022

Follow the below steps to apply online for FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022- 

Step 1: Visit the official webiste of FCI at www.fci.gov.in.

Step 2: On the homepage, go to the  ‘Current Recruitment section’.

Step 3: Click the link to apply against “For Application Process - Application link for online form is available from 06.09.2022 -10:00 Hrs to 05.10.2022 - 16:00 hrs.”.

Step 4: After that, on a new page, click on the ‘Apply Online’ link.

Step 5: You will be navigated to another page where you can see the link ‘Click here for new registration’, click on this link and fill in all the details that are asked. Once all the details are added, click on the ‘submit’ option.

Step 6: Now, log in and fill the application form. Fill in all the details carefully.

Step 7: Upload the required documents in the prescribed format

Step 8: Check the details and submit the application form.. 

Step 9: Candidates are advised to get the printouts of both e-receipt and online application form for future reference.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 Eligibility Criteria

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Eligibility Criteria is a must to submit the FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022 Application form and only the applications with the required educational qualifications and age limit are shortlisted for the further recruitment process. The candidates should go through the eligibility criteria before starting their online application as discussed below.

Nationality

  1. A candidate must be a Citizen of India/ Nepal or Bhutan
  2. A Tibetan refugee who has settled in India before 1st January 1962
  3. Citizens of Indian origin who have migrated from selected countries (mentioned in the official notification) but are now settled permanently in India.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Education Qualification 

The interested candidates are advised to have a look at the required educational qualification for each profile of Assistant Grade 3 thoroughly to avoid any rejection in further stages of the exam.

PostQualification
Junior Engineer

Candidate must have graduation in Civil Engineering / Electrical Engineering Or Mechanical Engineering  from a any recognized university / Institution . OR

Diploma in Civil Engineering / Electrical Engineering Or Mechanical Engineering from a any recognized university / Institution and 1-Year Relevant experience.

Steno Grade-II Graduate along with O‘ level qualification of DOEACC and speed of 40 w.p.m. and 80 w.p.m. in typing and shorthand respectively or Degree in Computer Science/ Computer Application with speed of 40 w.p.m. and 80 w.p.m. in typing and shorthand respectively.
Assistant Grade -II (Hindi) A degree of a recognized University with Hindi as the main subject. Proficiency in English. One year experience of translation from English to Hindi and vice-versa.
Typist (Hindi) Candidate must have Graduation or equivalent qualification and  30 W.P.M speed in Hindi Typing.
AG - III (General) & AG - III (Depot)The candidates should have passed Graduation in any subject from the recognized institutes of India.
AG - III (Accounts)The candidates should have passed a Graduate degree in Commerce from a recognised university in India
AG - III (Technical)

Candidates must have a Graduate degree either in Agriculture or Botany/Bio-Technology/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Biochemistry/ Food science.

OR

Those candidates who have B. Tech/ B.E. degree in Food Science and Technology/ Biotechnology/ Food Science from any recognized University or any institution but that should be approved by All India Council for Technical Education are also eligible.

Required- The candidates must be skilful enough with the usage of computers.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Age Limit (as on 01/08/2022)

PostsMaximum Age Limit
JE (Civil)28 years
JE (Electrical Mechanical)28 years
Steno Grade-II25 years
AG III (General)27 years
AG III (Accounts)27 years
AG III (Technical)27 years
AG III (Depot)27 years
AG-III (Hindi)28 years

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Age Relaxation

CategoryUpper age limit (after relaxation)
FCI EmployeeNo limitations in the upper age limit
PwBD 37 years
OBC (except socially and economically advanced group)30 years
SC/ST32 years
PwBD belonging to SC/ST42 years
PwBD belonging to OBC40 years
Widows/Divorced/Women judiciously separated and not remarried under UR35 years
Widows/Divorced/Women judiciously separated and not remarried under OBC38 years
Widows/Divorced/Women judiciously separated and not remarried under SC/ST40 years
Ex-Servicemen under UR30 years
Ex-Servicemen under SC/ST35 years
Ex-Servicemen under OBC33 years

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 Exam Pattern

FCI Assistant Grade III Online Exam is divided into two phases- Phase 1 and Phase 2. In the phase-2 exam, there will be 2 papers for which the detailed FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022 has been discussed below.

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 1 Exam Pattern

The Phase 1 online test is common for all the candidates irrespective of the different profiles under FCI Assistant Grade–III. The online test will be conducted in both Hindi and English languages except for the English Language paper.

  1. The online test accounts for 100 marks for 100 questions.
  2. Each question carries 1 mark, and there will be a negative marking of 1/4th mark for every wrong answer.
  3. The duration of the examination is 1 hour, there will be a sectional timing in FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 1 Exam.
  4. The marks obtained in Phase 1 shall not be considered while preparing the final merit list as this is a qualifying exam.
PaperNo. of questionsTotal MarksMedium of ExamDuration
English Language2525English15 minutes
Reasoning Ability2525Bilingual15 minutes
Numerical Ability2525Bilingual15 minutes
General Studies2525Bilingual15 minutes
Total100100--60 minutes (1 hour)

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Phase 2 Exam Pattern

Only those candidates who qualify for the Phase 1 Exam will be eligible to appear for the Phase 2 exam. The examination pattern for Phase 2 is slightly different for various profiles under Assistant Grade-III.

  1. The examination pattern for the posts of Assistant Grade–III General and Depot is similar while the pattern varies slightly for the post of Assistant Grade – III Accounts and Technical.
  2. For Assistant Grade-III General and Depot; there shall be only one paper (Paper-I) in Phase- II.
  3. While for Assistant Grade- III Accounts and Technical, two papers will be conducted, i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II. Paper-II is slightly different while the pattern of Paper-I shall be similar in all the four posts under Assistant Grade- III.
Paper TypeNo. of Question and MarksDuration
Paper – I120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks90 minutes
Post specific Paper-II
(in phase II)
60 Multiple Choice Questions each carrying 02 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks.60 minutes
Paper – III (Subjective)120 Multiple Choice Questions will carry equal 01 marks. Paper will carry maximum 120 marks60 minutes

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Exam Pattern 2022 Detailed- Click to Check

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 Syllabus

FCI Assistant Grade III Syllabus covers different phases of the examination conducted under the selection process. The syllabus is mentioned in detail in the official FCI Assistant Grade III Recruitment Notification. Candidates are advised to check the detailed FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus of different phases of the online exam and plan their preparations for the coming exam accordingly.

FCI AG-III Phase 1 Syllabus

SubjectSyllabus
English Language
  1. Basic Grammar
  2. Error Detection
  3. Reading Comprehension
  4. Cloze Test
  5. Fill in the Blanks
  6. Vocabulary
  7. Antonyms/Synonyms
  8. Para Jumble
  9. Sentence rearrangement
Reasoning Ability
  1. Arrangement & pattern
  2. Syllogism
  3. Analogy
  4. Inequality
  5. Puzzles & Sitting Arrangements
  6. Direction & Distance
  7. Blood Relation
Numerical Aptitude
  1. Basic Calculation
  2. Quadratic Equation
  3. Time & Work
  4. Speed Time & Distance
  5. Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  6. Data Interpretation
  7. Number Series
  8. Arithmetic Problems

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Syllabus 2022- Click Here

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 Salary

All the employees serving in any of the four services (General, Accounts, Technical, and Depot) under FCI Assistant Grade III posts, irrespective of their zones shall be entitled to salary as tabulated below. A candidate shortlisted for the post of FCI Assistant Grade 2 will draw approximately Rs. 28,000 - 34,000 per month. Apart from the basic pay scale, the salary of FCI Grade 3 assistants will also include other allowances in their salary structure as

  1. House rent allowance
  2. Travel allowance
  3. Earned leave
  4. Dearness allowance
  5. Additional Dearness allowances
  6. Medical Charges
PostsSalary
JE (Civil)Rs. 34,000-1,03,400
JE (Electrical Mechanical)Rs. 34,000-1,03,400
Steno Grade-IIRs. 30,500-88,100
AG III (General)Rs. 28,200-79,200
AG III (Accounts)Rs. 28,200-79,200
AG III (Technical)Rs. 28,200-79,200
AG III (Depot)Rs. 28,200-79,200
AG-III (Hindi)Rs. 28,200-79,200

FCI Assistant Recruitment 2022 Cut Off 

FCI releases FCI Cut Off marks category-wise after each phase of selection process. The FCI Assistant Grade 3 Cut Off will be released along with result announced. Candidates can check out the FCI Assistant Grade 3 cut-off for 2019 for reference. 

FCI Assistant Grade 3 cut-off for 2019
Name of The Stream CategoryCut Off
AG-III General
AG-III Technical
AG-III Accounts
AG-III Depot
General65 Marks
OBC63 Marks
SC56 Marks
ST49 Marks
Ex-Servicemen45 Marks

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Cut Off [Previous Year]- Click to Check

FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022: FAQs

Ans. 5043 vacancies has been announced through FCI Assistant Grade 3 Recruitment 2022.

Ans. The candidates should hold Graduate Degree in the relevant field for the posts applying for. Check the article for post-wise FCI AG 3 Education Qualification required.

Ans. There will 2 phase online examination for selecting candidates for FCI Assistant Grade 3 posts.

Ans. The basic salary of FCI Assistant Grade 3 ranges from Rs. 9300 – Rs. 22940.

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