Ordnance Equipment Factory at Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh was established in 1859 under Ordnance Factory Board (OFB), Kolkata, Ministry of Defence, Government of India. It is one of the primitive and important equipment manufacturing factories among the group of 41 factories. The company initially was set up for repair and fabrication of harness and saddlery items for British troops. Later on the factory diversified its functions and started to manufacture Leather, Textile and Engineering for Indian Defence Forces. The company takes great measures to make the lives of its workers comfortable and healthy by way of offering various schemes.
OEFC is committed to deliver reliable and state- of- the art battlefield equipments to the Armed forces. The company manufactures goods in three fields- Engineering, Textile and Leather items. Export quality material produced by the company speak volumes of the esteemed clientele which the company has viz. Army, Navy, Air Force, Civilians, IFD, etc.
Ordnance Equipment Factory Kanpur (OEFC) Jobs
There are numerous jobs under OEFC Recruitment 2013. There are jobs ranging from Tradesmen, Tailor, Fitter, Welder, Painter, Electrician, Leather Worker, Millwright Turner, etc. One can apply online for these jobs as and when vacancies are advertised in the newspapers or on the official portal. Educational qualifications for these posts are graduation, ITI, Diploma or 10th Pass as the case may be.
The age requirements is 18- 32 years or as specified in the advertisement. Aspiring candidates willing to work in OEFC can join the factory by keeping themselves updated about job openings. One can visit the official website www.ofbindia.gov.in for current openings and recruitment related information.
The company invites applications for several posts by way of advertisements. The mode of application is generally online.
Recruitment in “Group A” cadre is done through two important exams conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). Engineers and technologists are selected by Engineering Services Examination (ESE) whereas non technical posts are filled through Civil Services Examination (CSE).
Attractive salary package, beneficiary welfare schemes, healthy working environment and peace of mind are the benefits of working in Indian Ordnance Factory Services (IOFS).
Group C posts require matriculation and relevant certificate in ITI as minimum eligibility criteria.
There are provisions for age concessions and reservation for candidates belonging to reserved category as per Government rules. Candidates can claim age relaxations and other privileges by producing relevant caste certificate approved by competent authorities.
Candidates desirous of working with the premier organization serving the Armed Forces of India can apply for various semi skilled vacancies and civil services post.
Recent Jobs 2013: Opportunities Galore with Ordnance Equipment Factory Kanpur
- Recruitment For The Posy of Semi-Skilled Tradesmen, Labour (Last Date For Post of Semi-Skilled Tradesmen: January 25, 2013 | Last Date For Post of Labour: February 08, 2013)