The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has released a notification for the recruitment of Social Security Assistants and Stenographers in 2023. The EPFO is a statutory body under the Ministry of Labour and Employment responsible for managing pension and provident fund schemes for Indian workers.
Interested and eligible candidates can apply online for the EPFO Social Security Assistant and Stenographer Recruitment 2023 through the official website of EPFO.
Here are the vacancies details for EPFO Social Security Assistant & Stenographer Recruitment 2023:
- Social Security Assistant: A total of 2674 vacancies; candidates should have completed Any Degree to be eligible to apply for the position.
- Stenographer: Total of 185 vacancies; candidates should have completed 12th Class in a relevant discipline to be eligible to apply for the position.
Interested candidates are advised to read the full notification before applying online for the recruitment.
The application fee details for EPFO Social Security Assistant & Stenographer Recruitment 2023 are as follows:
- For Others: Rs. 700/-
- For SC/ ST/ PwD/ Female/ Ex-Servicemen: NIL
The payment mode for the application fee includes Debit Cards, Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets. Candidates are advised to check the official notification for any updates or changes in the fee structure.
The EPFO Social Security Assistant & Stenographer Recruitment 2023 has important dates that candidates must be aware of. The online application process starts on March 27, 2023, and the last date for submission is April 26, 2023. The application form can be corrected on April 27 and 28, 2023.
The exam date is yet to be announced, and candidates are advised to prepare well. It is important to keep a track of these dates and complete the application process within the given time frame. Any necessary corrections to the application form must be made on the specified dates. The exam date will be notified later, and candidates must prepare accordingly.
The EPFO Social Security Assistant & Stenographer Recruitment 2023 has specific age criteria that candidates must fulfil. As of 26-04-2023, the candidate should be between 18 to 27 years. However, there is a relaxation in the upper age limit as per the rules set by the EPFO. Candidates in certain categories such as SC/ST/OBC/PWD and others are eligible for relaxation in the upper age limit. Candidates should check the official notification for detailed information on age relaxation criteria.
To prepare for the exam, aspirants should start with a thorough understanding of the syllabus and exam pattern. They can refer to previous years’ question papers and sample papers available online or in bookstores.
Regular practice is also vital to boost confidence and improve speed and accuracy. Aspirants can join online mock tests that simulate the exam environment or solve daily quizzes from reliable sources. Time management is also crucial during exams, so it’s advisable to practice solving questions within a stipulated time frame.
Candidates must focus on building their vocabulary, grammar rules, punctuation, etc., and ensuring flawless writing skills while taking notes or dictations quickly during stenography tests. It’s recommended that they practice dictations regularly at varying speeds to develop expertise in transcribing accurately at high speeds.