EPFO SSA Recruitment 2019, Social Security Assistant Online Form - Employees Provident Fund Organisation has released notification for the recruitment of 2189 EPFO Social Security Assistant (SSA) vacancies 2019. The candidates can check EPFO 2019 selection process, age & education eligibility criteria, salary, grade pay, exam pattern and other EPFO Jobs 2019 recruitment details on this article below. You can download the official EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 notification from the link given below.
The selection for the posts of EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 will be done on the basis of online/written test. The eligible and interested candidates can apply for EPFO Social Security Assistant vacancies 2019 using direct link given on this page below. The last date for the application submission is 21-Jul-2019.
EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 Notification and Apply Here
Employees Provident Fund Organisation has released the notification for the recruitment of 2189 EPFO Social Security Assistant (SSA) vacancies.
EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Age Limit :
- 18 - 27 years (As on 21.01.2019)
Age Relaxation :
There are permissible relaxation of upper age limit as per Government Rules. Here are the most common relaxations :
|SC / ST||5 years|
|PH OBC||13 years|
|PH SC / ST||15 years|
Education Qualification :
- Degree of a recognized university or equivalent as on the closing date for online registration of application
- Possessing a speed of at least 5000 key depressions per hour for Data Entry Work
- Desirable : Should Possess a Computer Training Certificate from a recognized Institute.
EPFO Social Security Assistant Recruitment Process 2019
EPFO Social Security Assistant Selection Process 2019 :
The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis in the following steps :
- Preliminary Examination
- Mains Examination
- Skill Test
- Document Verification
EPFO Social Security Assistant Exam Pattern 2019 :
The EPFO Social Security Assistant recruitment examinations will be conducted under following terms and guidelines -
Phase I - Written Examination (Prelimination)
|Paper / Subject Title||# Questions||Marks||Duration|
|English Language||30||30||20 Mins|
|Reasoning Ability||35||35||20 Mins|
|Numerical Aptitude||35||35||20 Mins|
|Grand Total||100||100||1 hr|
- Phase I is qualifying in nature and marks will not be reckoned for final merit.
- For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one fourth of the mark
assigned to that question.
- The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-II in the ratio of 1:10 i.e. about 10 times
the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their performance in Phase- I.
- If the examination is held in more than one session, the scores across various
sessions will be equated following standard practice to adjust for slight differences in
difficulty level of different test batteries used across sessions.
Phase II - Mains Examination
|Paper / Subject Title||# Questions||Marks||Duration|
|Reasoning/ Intelligence||40||60||35 Mins|
Financial Awareness||40||40||20 Mins|
|English Language||30||40||30 Mins|
|Quantitative Aptitude||40||60||35 Mins|
(English Language with
) ||30||45 Mins|
|Grand Total||153||230||2 hrs 45 mins|
- The marks obtained in Phase II will be considered for final selection.
- For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one fourth of the
mark assigned to that question
- Descriptive paper will be completely online, i.e. the questions will be displayed
on the screen and the candidates will have to type the answers using keyboard.
Descriptive paper will be conducted online immediately after completion of
online objective test of Phase-II Main Examination
- The candidates will be shortlisted for Phase-III in the ratio of 1:5 i.e. about 5
times the number of vacancies in each category on the basis of their
performance in Phase - II.
Phase III - Computer Skill Test (Computer Data Entry Test)
- Candidates will be required to appear for the Skill Test to assess speed and accuracy for
Data Entry Work. Minimum requirement is 5000 key depressions per hour. Candidates
short-listed for Skill Test will have to appear for a Skill Test
- Computer Skill Test will be qualifying in nature. Marks obtained will not be reckoned
for merit ranking
Qualifying Marks: - Qualifying Marks in Phase-I (Preliminary Exam.) and Phase%u2013II (Main
Exam.) will be decided as per discretion of EPFO.
Process for Arriving at Scores- If the examination is held in more than one session, the
process of moderation will follow to ensure fairness (More than one session are required
if the nodes capacity is less or some technical disruption takes place at any center or for
Note: Cut-offs are applied in two stages:
- Individual tests
- Total Score
EPFO Social Security Assistant Syllabus 2019 :
The EPFO Social Security Assistant written exam includes the following topics as part of the syllabus.
Distance and direction
Ranking and time sequence test
English Language :
Spelling Spotting Errors,
Phrases and idioms,
Direct and Indirect speech,
Active/ Passive voice,
Topic rearrangement of passage,
Ratio and proportion, Averages, Time and work, Speed, Distance and time, Mixture and allegation Stocks and shares, Percentages, Partnership, Clocks, Volume and surface Area, Bar & Graphs, Line charts, Tables, Height and Distances, Logarithms, Permutation and combinations, Simple and compound interest, Equations, Probability, Trigonometry, Profit, Loss and Discount, Mensuration, Elements of Algebra, Data Interpretation, Pie charts
Basics of Hardware and software, Windows operating system basics, Internet terms and services, Basic Functionalities of MS-Office( MS-word, MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint), History of computers, Networking and communication, Database basics, Basics of Hacking, Security Tools and Viruses
Introduction to National financial institutions like RBI, SEBI, IRDA, FSDC etc and of International organizations like IMF, World Bank, ADB, UN etc, Abbreviations and Economic terminologies, Banking Terms, Important Government Schemes on capital & money market. Current affairs related to national and international issues of last 6 months, Overview of Indian Financial System, History of Indian banking system, Recent credit and monetary policies
EPFO Social Security Assistant Online Form 2019, Fee & Apply
Application Form & How to Apply :
The eligible and interested candidates who want to apply need to submit their application online. You can refer the EPFO Social Security Assistant Notification 2019 (PDF) from given details below. The candidate should read the instructions carefully to avoid making any mistakes on application submission.
Application Fee :
The candidates are required to pay the EPFO Social Security Assistant 2019 application fee as per below given instructions/details. The candidates can pay the application fee Online through Internet Banking, Visa/Mastercard/Maestro Credit or Debit Card.
|General / OBC||Rs. 500/-|
|SC/ST/PH/ Female Ex-Servicemen||Rs. 250/-|