Applications are invited from male Indian nationals possessing educational qualifications and age, as prescribed below, for recruitment to the post of Navik (General Duty) 10+2 ENTRY – 02/2017 BATCH in the Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union.
Educational Qualification :
10+2 passed with 50% marks aggregate in total and minimum 50% aggregate in Maths and Physics from an education board recognized by Central/State Government. (5 % relaxation in above minimum cut off will be given for outstanding sports person of National level who have obtained 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in any field sports events at the Open National Championship/ Interstate National Championship. This relaxation will also be applicable to the wards of Coast Guard uniform personnel deceased while in service).
Minimum 18 Years and maximum 22 years i.e. between 01 Aug 1995 to 31 Jul 1999 (Both dates inclusive).
Pay & Allowances:
The recruitment zones and examination Centre for different states are given below
Northern Zone :Jalandhar- Jammu &
Kashmir, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana(other than NCR Districts), Union Territory of Chandigarh
Jodhpur- Rajasthan (other than NCR districts).
Noida- Delhi &
NCR Region Haryana NCRDistrict Faridabad, Gurgaon, Mewat, Rohtak, Sonepat, Rewari, Jhajjhar, Panipat, Palwal, Bhiwani and Mahendergarh. U.P NCR District Meerut, Ghaziabad, GautamBudh Nagar, Bulandshahr, Hapur and Baghpat. Rajasthan NCR District Alwar and Bharatpur
Varanasi -Uttar Pradesh (other than NCR districts)
Guwahati ,Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam,Meghalaya, Sikkim.
Paradip -Odisha, Haldia -West Bengal Kolkata- Bihar, Jharkhand
East Zone :
Mandapam- South Tamil Nadu District Kanniyakumari, Tirunelveli, Thoothukudi, Ramanathapuram, Virudhunagar, Theni, Madurai, Sivaganga, Pudukottai, Dindigul, Thanjavur, Thiruvarur, Nagapatnam and Karur.
Chennai -Rest of Tamil Nadu District and Union Territory of Puducherry.
Secunderabad – Telangana
Vishakapatnam – Andhra Pradesh
Bhopal- Madhya Pradesh, Chattisgarh ,Kochi Kerala, Lakshadweep ,Mumbai -Maharashtra, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli ,New Mangalore: Goa & Karnataka
Gandhi Nagar- Gujarat
Port Blair A&N Islands
Selection Procedure: The ‘Online’ Applications will be sorted out Centre wise. The conduct of test is planned during the month of April 2017. The Selection procedure is as follows:
(a) Short-listing criteria will be based on higher percentage of marks for a particular examination Centre.
(b) The qualifying cut off percentage (%) of a particular Centre may be increased if more number of applications with higher percentage is received.
(c) The written examination will be of objective type, which will generally cover subjects such as Maths, Physics, basic Chemistry, knowledge of English upto 12th standard, general knowledge, current affairs, quantitative aptitude and reasoning etc.
(d) Those who qualify written examination will undergo Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and Initial Medical Examination (Preliminary). The testing procedure will take 2-3 days. Physically Challenged candidates are not eligible to apply for this examination.
(e) Physical Fitness Test (PFT): PFTwill be conducted for all those who qualify the written tests. All candidates are advised to be in possession of sport rig (Shoe, T shirt, Trouser etc).
Medical Standards:(a) Medical examination will be conducted by authorized Military Doctors as per medical standard prescribed in current regulations applicable to Enrolled Personnel on entry.
(b) Height. Minimum height 157 cms. Reduction in height for candidates from hilly and tribal areas will be in accordance with the Central Govt. orders.
(c) Chest. Should be well proportioned. Minimum expansion 5 cms. (d) Weight. Proportionate to height and age +10% acceptable.
(e) Hearing. Normal. *Candidates are advised to get their ears cleaned for wax and tartar removed from teeth prior to examination. (f) Visual Standards. 6/6 (Better Eye) and 6/9 (Worse Eye) (Candidates using glasses are not eligible)
Note: Candidates with above medical standards are only to appear for the selection. No waiver will be given for the above standards. The Indian Coast Guard order on medical standards of the Naviks will be the final authority in case of dispute. Applicants declared permanent medically unfit by any Armed Forces Hospital in previous recruitment for the same entry in Coast Guard are advised not to apply.
Training: The basic training will commence in Aug 2017 at INS Chilka followed by sea training and professional training in the allotted trade. Branch/trade will be allocated as per the requirement of service and performance during basic training. Naviks are liable to be discharged as UNSUITABLE due to unsatisfactory performance at any time during the training.
Applications will be accepted ‘Online only’ from 10 to 22 March 2017 till 1700 Hrs.
22nd March 2017