CISF Constable / Tradesmen Recruitment 2017 Eligibility Criteria

CISF Constable, Tradesmen Recruitment 2017 Apply Online / CISF Constable, Tradesmen Notification 2017 Eligibility Criteria / CISF Barber, Boot Maker, Cook, Mali, Painter, Sweeper and Washer Man Recruitment 2017 Selection Process

The Directorate General Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) (Ministry of Home Affairs) is going to announce in recruitment Notification 2017 fpr Constable / Tradesmen In CISF-2017, Applications are invited from Male Indian citizens for filling up the following temporary posts of CONSTABLE (TRADESMEN) in the Central Industrial Security Force in the trade of Barber, Boot Maker, Cook, Mali, Painter, Sweeper and Washer Man in the Pay Band–I Rs.5200-20200 + Grade Pay Rs.2000/- plus usual and admissible allowances to the Central Government employees from time to time. They will be governed under CISF Act and Rules as well as Central Civil Services Rules applicable to other members of the Force and other Acts and Rules applicable from time to time. On appointment they shall be entitled for the pension benefits as per the “New Restructured Defined Contributory Pension Scheme

Name of the Post
  • Barber
  • Boot Maker
  • Cook
  • Mali
  • Painter
  • Sweeper
  • Washer Man
Age Limit - Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) Various vacancy Posts Age Qualification Between 18 to 23 years

For departmental candidates - Constable/Tradesmen of CISF who wants to change their present trade are eligible to apply for this recruitment. The upper age limit is relaxable (up to 40 years for General and OBC, 45 years for SC/ST) in case of departmental candidates, provided they have rendered minimum 03 years continuous service, completed their probation period satisfactorily, maintained a punishment free record and have minimum annual grading of above “Average” during the entire service

For wards of departmental personnel only - Wards of serving CISF personnel, who are residing with him/her, may apply either from their home state or from the state in which the serving person is posted /deployed at the time of submitting application. To avail this concession, they have to submit photocopy of certificate issued from the unit Commander or the domicile certificate as the case may be

Educational Qualification - For Direct candidates The candidate should have passed Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized board or university for skilled trades (i.e. Barber, Boot Maker, Cook, Painter, Mali and Washer Man). Industrial Training Institute trained personnel will be preferred. The candidate should have passed Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized board or university for unskilled trades (i.e. Sweeper).

Educational certificate other than State Board/Central Board should be accompanied with Government of India notifications declaring that such qualification is equivalent to Matric /10th class pass for service under Central Government.

CISF Recruitment 2017 Physical Standards

For General, SC and OBC candidates
(except those mentioned in (ii) below.
170 CmsMinimum 80 Cms with
minimum expansion of
05 Cms i.e. 80-85

Relaxed standard for the candidates falling in the category of

Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and
candidates belonging to the States of Sikkim, Nagaland,
Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya,
Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Leh & Ladhakh
regions of J & K subject to production of certificate as per
The above standards [Para 2c(ii)(a)] will be applicable for all
categories (i.e. General, OBC & SC).
Height  -

165 Cms
Minimum 78 Cms with
minimum expansion of
05 Cms i.e.78-83
All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes162.5 CmsMinimum 76 Cms with
minimum expansion of
05 Cms i.e.76-81

Medical Standards

Eye SightMinimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of both eyes without correction i.e. without wearing of glasses

Domicile certificate - The candidates are required to submit their domicile certificate belonging to the States under the Sector where they are applying. West Pakistani Refugee settle in Jammu & Kashmir are exempted to produce domicile certificate, they will produce certificate issued by the village Sarpanch / Numberdar along with a copy of the electoral roll showing the name of the candidate in the voter list for election of the Parliamentary Constituency.

Eligibility Test - The eligibility criteria i.e. Age, Educational Qualification, Height, Chest etc. for the respective posts will be verified by the Recruitment Board from the original certificates produced by the candidates in accordance with the standards prescribed in the advertisement. Candidates seeking reservation benefits for SC/ST/OBC must ensure that they are entitled to such reservation as per eligibility prescribed in the Notice. They should also be in possession of certificates in the format prescribed by Government of India in support of their claim at the time of Recruitment. Those who do not confirm to the eligibility criteria of height, as advertised, will not be considered. Those found qualified will be put through following PET event

Physical Efficiency Test (P E T) 
  • One mile race to be completed in 6 Minutes 30 Seconds
  • Candidates who qualify PET will be put through Physical measurement and detailed verification of eligibility standards /documentation
  • Those who fail in PET/PST/detailed verification of eligibility standard will be eliminated at that stage itself and will not be allowed to appear in further tests
  • Ex-Servicemen are exempted from Physical Efficiency Test
Trade Test - Those who qualify in the Physical Efficiency Test, PST/Physical measurement and detailed verification of eligibility standard will be put through the trade test as prescribed for each post is as under

  • Handling of tools
  • Hair Cutting
  • Shaving
Boot Maker
  • Polishing of shoes
  • Handling of tools
  • Cutting of leather repair & stitching of Shoes
  • Cooking of Chapati & Rice for 100 men
  • Cooking of vegetable/Dal/Samber/Idli etc for 100 men
  • Cooking of Meat/Fish/Egg/Kheer
  • Plantations and making grafts.
  • Maintenance of plants
  • Knowledge of seeds and their sowing season, Fertilisers in seeti deseeti.
  • Knowledge of indigenous manures
  • Knowledge of colours, paints and shades
  • Painting of sign-boards
  • Painting/drawing
  • Sweeping
  • Cleaning of toilets
  • Cleaning of Bathrooms etc
Washer Man
  • Washing of clothes
  • Ironing of Khaki Cotton Uniform
  • Ironing of woolen, Terry cotton Uniforms
Preparation of merit list- Separate merit list will be prepared category-wise and post-wise on the basis of marks obtained by the candidate in the trade test. In case of tie in marks, the candidate with older age will be higher in the merit list. Further, tie shall be resolved by comparing the height, educational qualification and alphabetical position of the first name in sequence till the tie is resolved. Candidates with more height, higher educational qualification and earlier position of first name in alphabetical order will be placed above. Merit list of Ex-Servicemen will be prepared in consolidated manner centrally on all India basis

Medical Examination - After preparation of merit list, the candidates selected in order of merit (equal to the number of vacancies) will be put through a Detailed Medical Examination to assess their fitness.

How to Apply

Name of the State / UT in which the candidate residesName of the Officer to whom application should be sentPostal Order on account of application fee required to be drawn in favour ofName of the post office where postal order will
be payable
Bihar, Jharkhand, OrissaDIG/ CISF East Zone HQrs, Boring Road, Pataliputra Patna-800 013 (Bihar)Assistant Commandant / DDO CISF EZ HQrs PatnaGPO Patna
Chhatisgarh, Dadra Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Goa,
Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharastra
DIG/CISF West Zone HQrs-I
CISF Complex, Sector-35,
Kharghar, Navi Mumbai-
410210. (Maharashtra)
Assistant Commandant / DDO CISF (WZ-I) HQrs
GPO Mumbai
Chandigarh, Delhi,
Himachal Pradesh,Haryana,
Jammu & Kashmir,
Rajasthan, Punjab.
Uttrakhand, Uttar Pradesh
DIG/CISF North Zone –I
HQrs CISF Campus, Saket
PO: Malaviya Nagar,New
Delhi- 110 017 (Delhi)
Assistant Commandant / DDO CISF NZ-I HQrs
New Delhi
GPO New Delhi
Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Karnataka, Lakshadweep, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu,
DIG/CISF South Zone HQrs D Block, Rajaji Bhavan, Besant Nagar, Chennai- 600090 (Tamil Nadu)Assistant Commandant / DDO CISF SZ HQrs, ChennaiGPO Chennai
Andaman& Nicobar Island, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam,
Meghalaya, Manipur,
Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, West Bengal
DIG/North East Zone HQrs,
CISF Premises No.533 CISF
East Kolkata, Township
Kasba, Kolkatta – 700 107
(West Bengal)
Assistant Commandant / DDO CISF NEZ HQrs KolkataGPO Kolkata

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