Defence and Research & Development Organization (DRDO) invited applications for the post of 224 vacancies in Stenographer Grade-II, Store Assistant, Clerk, Security Assistant, Fireman and others.

  • Oganrisation : Defence and Research & Development Organization (DRDO)
  • Total Vacancies : 224
  • Exam Centre (in kerala) : KOCHI
  • Last date : 15 October 2019

Qualification:



    1. Stenographer Grade-II


    • 12th Class pass from a recognised Board OrUniversity.
    • Skill test norms Dictation: 10 minutes @ 80 words per minutes. Transcription: 50 minutes (English) (only on computers)
    2. Administrative Assistant ‘A’: 

    • 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognised Board or University. 
    • Skill test norms on Computer: English Typing @ 35 words per minutes (Time allowed -10 minutes.) (35 words per minutes correspond to 10500 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).
    3. Administrative Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing): 

    • 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognised Board or University. 
    • Skill test norms on Computer: Hindi Typing @ 30 words per minutes (Time allowed-10 minutes.) (30 words per minutes correspond to 9000 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word)
    4. Store Assistant ‘A’ (English Typing)

    • 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognised Board or University.
    • Skill test norms on Computer: English Typing @ 35 words per minutes. (35 words per minutes correspond to 10500 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word). Time-10 minutes.
    5. Store Assistant ‘A’ (Hindi Typing): 

    • 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognised Board or University.
    • Skill test norms on Computer: Hindi Typing @ 30 words per minutes. (30 words per minutes correspond to 9000 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word). Time-10 minutes.
    6. Security Assistant ‘A’:

    • 12th Class pass Or equivalent from a recognised Board or University or equivalent certificate awarded by Armed Forces in the case of Ex-servicemen.
    7. Clerk (Canteen Manager Grade-III): 

    • Secondary School Certificate (10th Standard Pass under 10+2 System) recognised by the Central/State Governments.
    8. AssttHalwai-cum Cook:

    • Secondary School Certificate (10th Standard Pass under 10+2 System)
    • Two years experience in cooking in a Government/Semi- Government/Autonomous Organisation.
    9. Vehicle Operator ‘A’: 
    • 10th Standard Pass.
    • Possession of a valid driving license for two or three wheelers and light and heavy vehicles, and
    •  Knowledge of motor mechanism (The candidate should be able to remove minor defects in vehicle).
    •  Experience of driving a motor car for at least three years.
        10. Fire Engine Driver ‘A’
        • Pass in 10th Standard from a recognised Board.
        141. Fireman: 
        • Secondary School Certificate (10th Standard pass under 10+2 System) recognised by the Central/State Government.
        • Physical fitness and capability to perform strenuous duties.


        Note : The number of vacancies may increase or decrease depending upon requirement. A vacancy may be kept unfilled, if no candidate is found suitable. SC/ST/OBC/EWS vacancy reservations are applied vertically and PWD/ESM/MSP vacancy reservations are applied horizontally as per Govt. of India rules. Total numbers of vacancies are inclusive of number of vacancies of PWD/ESM/MSP.

        Pay scale:
        • Pay at level 2 (Rs 19900-63200) for all post codes except Stenographer Grade-II i.e. Pay at level 4 (Rs 25500-81100) as per 7th CPC Pay matrix and other benefits as per Govt. of India rules.

        Age limit :

          • 18 – 27 Years
          • Age relaxation as per govt rules and regulation.

            Application fee:

              • General & OBC Candidates:Rs 100/-
              • All women and SC/ST/PWD/ESM Candidates :Nil
                Selection process:
                • Selection will be made on the basis of
                • Tier–I (CBT) and Tier-II (Trade/Skill/Physical Fitness and Capability Test, wherever applicable).
                How to apply ?

                Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through the official website on or before 15/10/2019. Please read official notification carefully before applying.


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