Assam Public Service Commission invites application from Indian Citizens as defined in Articles 5 to 8 of the Constitution of India for the under-mentioned posts under Assam Government in the scale of pay as indicated below and carrying usual allowances as admissible under Rules of the Govt. of Assam, N.B.:- Candidates must submit a Declaration in the form-A appended along with the application form while applying for the post in response to the advertisement made by the commission.
APSC District Museum Officer Recruitment in Directorate of Museum
NAME OF THE POST: District Museum Officer Grade-I (Gazetted) In the Directorate of Museum under Cultural Affairs Department, Assam.
NO. OF POST: 5 (Five) nos.
SCALE OF PAY: Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 1,10,000 (Pay Band 4)+ Grade Pay of Rs.12,700/- plus other allowances as admissible under Rules of The Govt. of Assam.
EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION: Post Graduate degree in History (Ancient)/ Anthropology/ Archaeology/ Sanskrit from a recognized University with knowledge of Museum training /method.
M.A in Museology from a recognized University. (Attach self attested valid supporting documents.) The candidates who are in Govt. service must apply through proper channel. Preference will be given to Departmental (Museum Service) candidates.
AGE LIMIT : The candidates should not be less than 21 years of age and not more than 38 years of age as on 01.01.2020. The upper age limit is relaxable —
- (i) By 5 years for SC/ST candidates, i.e. upto 43 years.
- (ii) By 3 years for OBC/MOBC candidates i.e. upto 41 years as per Govt. Notification No. ABP. 6/2016/9 dated Dispur the 25th April 2018.
- (iii) For Persons with Disabilities (PWD) by 10 years irrespective of SC/ST/OBC and General Category of candidates as per Govt. Notification No. ABP 144/951121 dated Dispur the 28th October, 2015.
The age limit of the candidates will be calculated on the basis of the Matriculation /HSLC Admit Card/ Certificate issued by a recognized Board/Council and no other document shall be accepted in lieu of the mentioned documents.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: The candidate must be a permanent resident of Assam. As a domicile proof of the candidate: one of the documents viz. PRC/ Voters ID card/Employment Exchange Registration need to be enclosed.
PHYSICAL FITNESS: A candidate for direct recruitment shall be a) Of sound health, both mentally and physically. b) Required to undergo medical examination before appointment to the Service. The Advertisement has been issued as per Service Rule.
HOW TO APPLY FOR District Museum Officer –
The candidates should carefully go through the terms and conditions of the advertisement, particularly
- (i) Educational qualification
- (ii) Age limit and
- (iii) Experience (where experience is necessary.)
Only those candidates who fulfill all the terms and conditions of the advertisement in respect of the post for which they are applicants shall be entertained. Others need not apply.
The candidates shall have to produce identity proof like Pan Card, Driving Licence. Passport, Current ID card issued by the educational institutions, Voter ID Card, Aadhar Card (wherever applicable) at the time of Screening/Written test and Viva-Voice/ Interview.
The candidates should visit the commission’s website http://apsc.nic.in/ regularly. If the commission decides to hold written examination/screening test, the syllabus will be uploaded only In the APSC website.
The name of the post applied for should be clearly written in ‘told letters” in the Envelope containing the application form and it should be addressed to the Deputy Secretary, APSC, Jawaharnagar, Khanapara, Guwahati-781022.
Application form may be obtained by downloading from the APSC’s website http://apsc.nic.in/ Application form DR (New form).
The last date of receiving duly filled up application form in the Commission’s office is fixed on 19.01-2021 during office hours.
Applications (including applications received through post) received after the last date fixed for receipt shall not be entertained.
- Only applications which are signed by the candidates and accompanied by all particulars as called for in the application form prescribed by the Commission shall be considered and candidates fulfilling all the terms of the advertisement of the respective posts shall be called for a Screening/Written test / Viva-voce interview, where necessary and as decided by the Commission.