Sunday 3 March 2019

JKSSB Junior Assistant Recruitment 2019 : 157 Posts in GAD


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Looking for Jobs in J&K's Civil Secretariat (General Administration Department)? Apply Now for JKSSB Jr. Assistant Recruitment 2019 for 157 Posts

If you are from Jammu and Kashmir, then you might be aware of the Term "Durbar Move" and If you don't know about it, then here is Brief Introduction for you.

Durbar Move refers to moving of Offices in Civil Secretariat from Jammu to Srinagar and vice-versa. This moving of Offices, happens every Six Months. For Summers (May to Oct), Offices are shifted to Srinagar and During winters offices shifted to Jammu and This is the only reason, we have Twin capitals for J&K ie Summer Capital Srinagar and Winter Capital Jammu. And the Department which Looks After Everything in Civil Secretariat is the General Administration Department (GAD).

GAD is the nerve center of administration in Jammu and Kashmir. All the Major Departments Heads and Secretaries of various Ministries, have their offices in GAD. and If you are looking for Jobs in Durbar Move Office OR GAD, then this post needs your special attention as here we will discuss about the awesome opportunity to work in One of the Most sought after Government Departments in J&K. 

Jobs in GAD, comes with Six Months Posting in Jammu and Six months in Srinagar. Yes, in summer months, you can enjoy the Beauty of Kashmir and During Harsh Wintertime, you can Explore Jammu. So, all in all, an awesome Employment opportunity and It is not very often that GAD announces the Recruitment for Jr. Assistants. So, go and grab the opportunity and Apply for 157 Jr Assistant Posts in J&K's General Administration Department. 

If you are impressed by this, and willing to apply for JKSSB Jr. Assistant Recruitment 2019 in GAD, then read this post till the end and Apply for vacancies with the prescribed online dates. Apart from this you can also apply for JKSSB Recruitment 2019 for various other posts in Health and Medical Education Departments. These posts were announced under JKSSB Advt No.08 of 2019

JKSSB Jr. Assistant Recruitment 2019 : Vacancy Details

JKSSB invites online applications for various posts in the General Administration Department of J&K. As per the JKSSB Advt No. 07 of 2019, a total of 180 Posts have been announced for GAD.

Here is the Post wise and Category wise Break up of GAD Recruitment

1) Jr. Assistant: 157 Posts
  • Open Merit: 90 
  • RBA: 31
  • SC: 13
  • ST: 15
  • ALC: 03
  • Social Caste: 03
2) Jr. Scale Stenographer: 23 Posts

  • Open Merit: 14
  • RBA: 04
  • SC: 02
  • ST: 03 

Salary of  Posts in J&K General Administration Department

Well the bad news is that Recruitment for these Posts will be done under SRO 202 of 2015 (New Recruitment Policy), where you will get only Basic Salary for First 5 years. But the Good news is that, Salary, will be given as per 7th Pay Commission Recommendations, which means the Basic Salary is quite handsome.

Here is the Salary for these posts in General Administration Departments

1) Jr. Assistant: Rs 25500 - Rs 81100

2) Jr. Scale Stenographer:  Rs 35600 - Rs 112800.

What is the Eligibility Criteria?

Applicants willing to apply for these posts in the General Administration Department (GAD)must have the below mentioned eligibility conditions.

1) Jr. Assistant : Applicant willing to apply for Jr. Assistant post, must have the below mentioned Qualifications. 

i) Degree in any discipline from a recognized University in India

ii) Six Months Certificate course in Computer Applications. 

iii) Applicant should have Knowledge of Computer Typing and must be able to record at least 35 WPM on a computer Keyboard.

2) Jr. Scale Stenographer: Those willing to apply for Steno Jobs in GAD must have the below mentioned Eligibility conditions.

i) Graduation in any Discipline along with speed of not less than 65 WPM in Shorthand and 35 WPM in Computer Typing

ii) Six Months Certificate Course in Computer Applications.  

Note: Applicants who have completed the below mentioned Degrees / Masters are exempt from requirement of Computer Certificate

  • BCA and MCA
  • BCS and MCS
  • BCM and MCM
  • B.E / B Tech (Computer /IT)
  • B Sc(IT) and MSc. (IT)
  • M.E / M Tech ( Computer /IT)
  • B Sc. (With Computer as a Subject)

Selection Process for Jr. Assistant and Jr. Scale Stenographer

The Selection Process for these posts in General Administration Department,comprises of various tests, give below

(I) Jr. Assistant : JKSSB will conduct the following Test for those applying for Jr. Assistant Posts in General Administration Department (GAD)

i) Type Test : You will have appear for a Type Test at a venue and Date chosen by JKSSB and JKSSB will release a Notification And Admit Card prior to that. 

  • Duration:10 Minutes of Typing Test
  • Weightage: 60 Points
  • Software Used: Typing Master
  • Keyboard: Qwerty
  • Minimum Qualifying Criteria: 35 WPM (90% Accuracy). 

Those scoring below 35 WPM and Less than 90% accuracy will be automatically Disqualified. Remember, More the Speed, More your Marks in Type Test

Result of Type Test will be announced on same Day. So you will get to know, whether you have Qualified for Next Stage or Not.

ii) Written Test: Those, who Qualify the Typing speed,  will have to appear for the Computer Based Test. You will have to appear for Written Exam at Date and Venue chosen by the Board

Here is the Structure of Written Exam

i) Weightage: 40 Marks
ii) No. of Questions: 40 
iii) Negative Marking :Yes (0.25 Marks) 

iii) Final Merit: The Final Merit for JKSSB Jr. Assistant comprises of Marks obtained in the Type Test and Written Exam taken Together

Here is the Detailed Syllabus for JKSSB JR. Assistant Written Test

(II) Jr. Stenographer : Selection criteria for Jr. Scale Stenographer comprises of 

i) Type Test (Same as Jr. Assistant)
ii) Written Test (Syllabus same as Jr. Assistant)
iii) Dictation and Transcription Test 

How to Apply ?

Applicants willing to apply for JKSSB Recruitment 2019 for Jr Assistant and Jr. Scale Stenographers posts in the GAD must submit their application forms through Online mode before 28th March, 2019.

Online Form: Online Registration for these posts will start from 6th March 2019 and Online window will be open for more than 21 Days. It is advisable to apply early on, as during the Last days, you may face various problems in submitting the form. 

You should visit the Offiical JKSSB Portal at and submit the online form. If this is the first time, that you are applying for Jobs by JKSSB Portal, then you should First create your Account and only after you can fill the online form.

Instructions for submitting the online form are given in the official Notification viz JKSSB Advt No. 07 of 2018.

Application Fees: Applicants need to pay Rs 350 as application fees either through Online mode OR Challan form in J&K bank.

Click Here to Download the Official Notification

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  1. What is age limit for this post, please clear

  2. Sir I am law graduate can I apply for junior assistant posts

  3. where are the posts?
    when is the exam whats goingon
    on jkssb my application there is no form

    where is the exam

  4. When are you going to conduct a examination

    1. High court mai stay hai GAD posts par pata nhi kya huwa in hai

  5. Is these post or advertisement were cancelled or available to conduct

  6. Jr. Assistant 2019 ka exam kab ho ga

  7. Kya yeah job ker raha hai kya

  8. Koye ess ka bara mai kuch reply ku nhi karta hai kya yeah job krta hai ess ki list nikla hai answer me plzzzzz

  9. Kya yeah cancel hova hai posts