Indian Ordnance Factory Recruitment 2017-18: OFB Skill India Mission – Trade Apprentices, in Indian Ordnance Factories throughout INDIA
Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre (OFRC), under Ordnance Factory Board, Ministry of Defence, Government of India, invites online applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of 55th Batch (for Non-ITI and ITI candidates) of Trade Apprentices under the ‘Apprentices Act 1961′ in Ordnance and Ordnance Equipment Factories located in various States across India. Candidates will be selected on the basis of written exam.
Trade Apprentices- 6948 Positions
Number of Vacancies: 6948 Positions, The Highest ever as part of OFB’s Skill India Mission.
Trade Apprentices (ITI)- 3621 Vacancies
Trade Apprentices (Non ITI)- 3327 Vacancies
Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 17.01.2017
Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 07.02.2017
Age Limit: Minimum 14 years and Maximum 22 years as on the last date of submission of online application. However, relaxation in upper age limit applicable as per central government rules.
Non-ITI Category: Candidates must have passed Madhyamik (10th standard or Matriculation or equivalent) with minimum 40% marks in aggregate with 40% marks in each of mathematics and Science.
ITI Category: Candidates must have passed ITI trade test from any institute recognized by NCVT (SCVT or any other authority specified through Gazette Notification of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship/ Ministry of Labour and Employment, with duration as per the Apprentice Act, 1961) as on the last date of online application.
Application Fee: There is no application fee.
How to Apply: Apply Online
For complete detail on this recruitment, please go through official recruitment notification from Indian Ordnance Factories, here, OFB Trade Apprentices Recruitment 2017-18 Notification
Candidates who have already applied through the Government of India portal, www.apprenticeship.gov.in are required to re-apply for issue of Admit Card for written examination through Ordnance Factory Board OFB Website, www.ofb.gov.in [Online Registration]