Introduction: BSF Recruitment 2023
The Ministry of Home Affairs, Directorate General, Border Security Force (BSF) has released a notification for the recruitment of Head Constable (Radio Operator) and Head Constable (Radio Mechanic) in Group ‘C’ on a temporary basis likely to be made permanent. There are a total of 247 vacancies available for the year 2023. Interested and eligible Indian citizens (both male and female) can apply online at https://rectt.bsf.gov.in from 22nd April 2023 at 11:00 PM to 12th May 2023 at 11:59 PM.
Pay Scale and Allowances:
The selected candidates will be placed in Level-4 in the Pay Matrix, and the pay scale will be Rs. 25,500-81,100 (as per 7th CPC). In addition to the pay scale, they will also be eligible for various allowances such as Dearness Allowance, Ration Money Allowance, Dress Allowance, Special Compensatory Allowance, Transport Allowance, and others as admissible from time to time under the rules/instructions. They will also be covered under the New Pension Scheme as per Central Civil Services (Extra Ordinary Pension) Amendment Rules-2003.
There are a total of 247 vacancies available for the following posts:
- Head Constable (Radio Operator) – 217 posts
- Head Constable (Radio Mechanic) – 30 posts
Head Constable (Radio Operator):
Candidates should have passed 12th class with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics (PCM) with a minimum of 60% marks, OR 10th class pass with ITI in Radio & TV/Electronics/COPA/Data Preparation & Computer Software/General Electronics/Data Entry Operator.
Head Constable (Radio Mechanic):
Candidates should have passed 12th class with PCM with a minimum of 60% marks, OR 10th class pass with ITI in Radio & TV/General Electronics/COPA/Data Preparation & Computer Software/Electrician/Fitter/Info Technology & Electronics System Maintenance/Mechatronics/Data Entry Operator.
The height requirement for male candidates is 168 cms, and for female candidates, it is 157 cms.
Age Limit and Relaxation:
The age limit for candidates applying for BSF Recruitment 2023 is 18 to 25 years as on 12th May 2023. However, there is relaxation in the upper age limit for reserved categories as follows:
- SC/ST: 5 years
- OBC/ExSM: 3 years
The application fee for General/OBC/EWS category candidates is Rs. 100/-, while there is no fee for SC/ST/ExSM category candidates.
How to Apply:
Candidates are required to apply online only at https://rectt.bsf.gov.in. No other mode of application submission is allowed. The online application process will be open from 22nd April 2023 at 11:00 PM to 12th May 2023 at 11:59 PM. Candidates should read the official notification available on the website before applying to ensure they meet the eligibility criteria and follow the instructions for online application.
Conclusion: BSF Recruitment 2023 presents a great opportunity for eligible candidates to join the Border Security Force as Head Constable (Radio Operator)