The Directorate of Purchase & Stores (DPS) has released a recruitment notification for the post of Junior Purchase Assistant / Junior Storekeeper with a total of 65 vacancies. The post is classified as Group ‘C’ and falls under Pay Level 4 (Rs.25500-Rs.81100) as per the 7th Central Pay Commission. The age limit for applying is between 18 to 27 years with age relaxation provided for SC (5 years), OBC (3 years), and PwBD (Unreserved) candidates (10 years).
Essential Educational Qualifications:
- Graduate in Science with 60% marks. OR
- Commerce graduate with 60% marks. OR
- Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / Electrical Engineering/ Electronics / Computer Science with 60% marks.
Candidates need to apply online through the official website https://dpsdae.formflix.in. The online application will be open from 22/04/2023 and close on 15/05/2023. The application fee is Rs.200/-, however, SC/ST, Women candidates, Ex-Servicemen, and PWD candidates are exempted from the fee.
Centres of Examination:
The Level 1 and Level 2 Examinations will be conducted at various cities including Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Indore, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Guwahati, and Nagpur.
Scheme of Examinations:
- Level 1 Examination: Objective type test.
- Level 2 Examination: Descriptive type test.
Level 1 Examination:
The Level 1 Examination will be a Written Examination (OMR based Objective Multiple Choice Type) and will consist of the following subjects:
- General English
- General intelligence & reasoning in science (Basic concepts 12th Std. Level) OR Basic Accounting Principles (12th Std. Level)
- Quantitative Aptitude (Arithmetic)
- General Knowledge
- Computer Knowledge The maximum marks for the Level 1 Examination is 200, and the duration of the exam is 2 hours.
Level 2 Examination:
The Level 2 Examination will be a Written Examination (Descriptive Type) and will consist of two parts:
- Part A: English Language comprising of comprehension, précis, and English Grammar – 50% (To be written in English)
- Part B: Descriptive test comprising of Essay, Noting and Drafting – 50% (To be written purely either in English or in Hindi. Answers should not be written in a combination of both English and Hindi) The maximum marks for the Level 2 Examination is 100, and the duration of the exam is 3 hours.
Address for Communication:
Candidates can contact the following address for any communication or queries related to the recruitment process: Government of India Department of Atomic Energy Directorate of Purchase & Stores Vikram Sarabhai Bhavan, ‘0’ floor, Anushaktinagar, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400 094.
In conclusion, the DPS Recruitment 2023 is a great opportunity for candidates with the required qualifications to apply for the post of Junior Purchase Assistant / Junior Storekeeper. Interested candidates should carefully read and follow the instructions mentioned in the recruitment notification and apply online within the specified dates. Best of luck to all the aspirants!
DPS Recruitment 2023
Official Website: Official Website
Apply Online: Apply Online
Notification: Notification (PDF)