Kolkata: High Court at Calcutta is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 200 posts of Lower Division Assistant. The vacancies are on the Original Side and on the Appellate Side establishments of the High Court at Calcutta. The appointments will initially be made on purely Temporary basis but are likely to be made Permanent. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the High Court at Calcutta.
LOWER DIVISION ASSISTANT
No. of Vacancies: 200 Nos. (Original Side: 48 posts (UR-27, SC-06, ST-07, OBC-08), Appellate Side: 152 posts (UR-84, SC-20, ST-23, OBC-25))
i) Must have passed in the Higher Secondary Examination (12th standard) from the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Examination or its Equivalent examination from a recognized Council/ Board.
ii) Must have knowledge in the vernacular of the State.
Age Limit: Minimum 18 years and maximum 40 years as on 01/01/2018.
Pay Scale: Rs. 5,400-25,200/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 2,600/-
The vacancies are on the Original Side and on the Appellate Side establishments of the High Court at Calcutta. The appointments will initially be made on purely Temporary basis but are likely to be made Permanent.
Reserved Category candidates from the States other than West Bengal shall be treated as General Candidates.
Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST category. PWD candidates will get age relaxation up to 45 years of age. Ex-Serviceman & Others, if any — As per Govt. norms.
Candidates’ Selection: Selection of candidates will be through Preliminary Screening Test, Competitive Written Test and Viva-Voce Test. The tentative date of Preliminary Screening Test is 24/02/2019. The examination will be held at Howrah, 24-Parganas (North), 24-Parganas (South), Kolkata, Siliguri, Berhampur at Murshidabad, Medinipore Sadar at Paschim Medinipore and Burdwan Sadar at Purba Burdwan.
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of High Court at Calcutta.
Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC/ST candidates of West Bengal) as Examination Fee. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking OR can be paid through Bank by means of fee payment Challan. Fee Challan can be downloaded from the official website of High Court at Calcutta. See released advertisement for more details.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of High Court at Calcutta.
Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it for future correspondence. DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.
Starting Date of Online Application: 20.12.2018/ Closing Date of Online Application: 19.01.2019 22.01.2019