Organization Name: Ordnance Factories Recruitment Centre (OFRC) (IOF)

Employment Category: Central Govt Jobs

Total No. of Vacancies: 3880

Job Location: All Over India

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

Black Smith, Boiler Attendant, Fitter Boiler, Carpenter, CPW (Chemical Process Worker), DBW (Danger Building Worker), Examiner (Filling), DBW (Danger Building Worker), Examiner (DBW), Electrician, Fitter Electric, Electroplater, Examiner (Proof & Test), Fitter AFV, Fitter Auto, Fitter Auto Electric, Fitter Electronics, Fitter General (Mech), Fitter pipe, Fitter Refrigeration, Examiner (Engg) – Grinder, Grinder, Heat Treatment Operator, Examiner (Engg) – Machinist, Machinist, Examiner (Engg) – Miller, Miller, Examiner (Metals), ExaminerMetallography, Mason, Millwright, Moulder, Melter (F/NF), Examiner- (Optical), Optical worker, OMHE (Operator Material Handling Equipment), Painter, Pattern Maker, Rigger, Sheet Metal Worker, Examiner (Clothing), Tailor, Examiner (Engg)- Turner, Turner, Tool Maker, Examiner (Engg) – Welder, Welder, Labour Posts

State Wise No of Vacancies:

  1. Ordnance Factory Project Nalanda (OFPN) (Bihar) – 62 Posts
  2. Ordnance Cable Factory Chandigarh (OCFC) – 50 Posts
  3. Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) (Maharashtra) – 311 Posts
  4. High Explosive Factory (HEF) (Maharashtra) – 84 Posts
  5. Ordnance Factory Ambajhari (OFAJ) (Maharashtra) – 219 Posts
  6. Ordnance Factory Bhandara (OFBA) (Maharashtra) – 90 Posts
  7. Ordnance Factory Bhusawal (OFBH) (Maharashtra) – 181 Posts
  8. Ordnance Factory Chandrapur (OFCH) (Maharashtra) – 91 + 2 Posts
  9. Gun Carriage Factory, Jabalpur (GCF) (Madhya Pradesh) – 215 +20 Posts
  10. Grey Iron Foundry, Jabalpur (GIF) (Madhya Pradesh) – 176 + 9 Posts
  11. Ordnance Factory Itarsi (OFIT) (Madhya Pradesh) – 50 Posts
  12. Ordnance Factory Khamaria, Jabalpur (OFK) (Madhya Pradesh) – 129 Posts
  13. Ordnance Factory Katni (OFKAT) (Madhya Pradesh) – 24 Posts
  14. Vehicle Factory Jabalpur (VFJ) (Madhya Pradesh) – 230 + 13 Posts
  15. Ordnance Factory Bolangir (OFBOL) (ORISSA) – 465 + 53 Posts
  16. Engine Factory Avadi (EFA) (Tamilnadu) – 09 Posts
  17. Heavy Alloy Penetrator Project (HAPP) (Tamilnadu) – 05 Posts
  18. Heavy Vehicle Factory (HVF) (Tamilnadu) – 292 + 30 Posts
  19. Ordnance Factory Medak (OFMK) (Telangana) – 133 + 12 Posts
  20. Ordnance Factory Dehradun (OFDUN) (Uttarakhand) – 138 Posts
  21. Opto Electronics Factory, Raipur Dehradun (OLF) (Uttarakhand) – 160 + 25 Posts
  22. Field Gun Factory Kanpur (FGK) (Uttar Pradesh) – 179 Posts
  23. Ordnance Factory Kanpur (OFC) (Uttar Pradesh) – 499 +50 Posts
  24. Ordnance Factory Muradnagar (OFM) (Uttar Pradesh) – 193 Posts
  25. Metal and Steel Factory, Kolkata (MSF) (West Bengal) – 125 Posts

Eligibility Criteria for IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Jobs 2017

Educational Qualification:

Labour – Matriculation (10th Pass)
For All Other Posts – Matriculation + National Trade Certificate (NTC)/National Apprentice Certificate (NAC) issued by National Council of Vocational Training (NCVT).

Age Limit: (As on 19.06.2017)

Candidate’s Age Limit Should be between 18 to 32 year (Minimum Age 18 year for all categories) as on the closing date of online applications. The Upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ST; 3 years for OBC, 10 Years for Persons with Disabilities (15 years for SC/ST PWD’s & 13 years for OBC PWD’s) and for Ex-S as per Govt. of India rules. Candidates Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Rules. Go through IOF official Notification 2017 for more reference

Pay Scale:

Rs.5200-20200), Grade Pay Rs. 1800 (pre-revised)

Entry Level Pay in 7th CPC 18000/-

Selection Procedure for IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled

Selection Procedure:

  1. a) Selection process shall comprise of a 2 stage process:

– Written examination of 100 marks, objective type and OMR based

– Trade Test (Practical) at respective factory along with document verification

  1. b) On the basis of merit list based on marks obtained in written test, candidates 1.25 times the number of vacancies shall be called for Trade Test (Practical).
  2. c) The Trade Test (Practical) shall be only qualifying in nature, without any marks. However, those candidates who do not qualify in the Trade Test shall not be considered at all, irrespective of marks obtained in the written examination.
  3. d) The credentials (as submitted in the application) of the candidates called for the trade test (Practical) will be verified with the original documents at the time of Trade Test at the respective factory.
  4. e) The final merit/select list shall be based on marks obtained in the written test only, subject to document verification and qualifying the Trade Test.
  5. f) The final merit/select list thus prepared factory wise will be published at

IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Exam Fee Details: 

Application Fee:

For General/OBC Candidates Application Fee is – Rs.50/-

For All Other Candidates (Female/ST/SC/Ex-s/PWD) Application Fee is – Nil

IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2017:

IOF Syllabus & Exam Pattern: Click Here to View

IOF Previous Years Question Papers: Click Here to Download

How to apply for IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Recruitment 2017: 

Candidates satisfying the above eligibility conditions Use Following Procedure Given Below to Apply Online:

  1. Go to IOF careers page at
  2. Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility
  3. Click on the link New Registration
  4. Fill up all the required fields
  5. Ensure the information provided is correct
  6. Submit the application & Make Payments
  7. Take a print out of IOF Recruitment 2017 online application form

Important Dates for IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Recruitment 2017: 

  1. Starting Date for Submission of Application: 19.06.2017
  2. Last date for Submission of Application: 10.07.2017
  3. Date of Written Examination: July/August 2017

IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Notification & Application Form Link:  

IOF Syllabus & Exam Pattern: Click Here to View

IOF Previous Years Question Papers: Click Here to Download

IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Official Notification PDF: Click Here to Download

IOF Industrial Employees Semi Skilled Application Form PDF: Click Here to Apply

SURA Wishing You All The Best !

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