BSF 2020 Eligibility HC/SI/CT Recruitment: |10th &12th Pass can apply!

Posted in Latest Jobs on February 29, 2020

Border Security Force (BSF) has invited online application for filling up 317 vacancies for various posts of Group ‘B’ & ‘C’ (Combatised) Water Wing under BSF, Ministry of Home Affairs, GoI. The posts are temporary but likely to get permanent. Candidates need to apply offline for the post of Sub-Inspector (SI-Master), Sub-Inspector (SI-Workshop), Sub-Inspector (SI-Engine Driver), Head Constable (HC-Master), Head Constable (HC-Workshop), Head Constable (HC-Engine Driver) & Constable Tradesman (CT-Crew). Below are important dates for BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Recruitment Process:

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Exam Important Dates
Recruitment Notification/ Offline Application Opening Date 17th February 2020
Offline Application Closing Date 16th March 2020
Offline Application Closing Date – For North Eastern States, Sikkim, Ladakh, Lahaul & Spiti Districts and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, the Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands or the Union Territory of Lakshadweep 30th March 2020
1st Phase – Written Test Date To be notified later
2nd Phase – Documentation, Physical Measurement, Physical efficiency Test, Trade Test & Medical Exam

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Vacancies

Let’s have a look at 317 vacancies under BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Recruitment:

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Category-wise Vacancies
Post Level in Pay Matrix Vacancy
Sub-Inspector

(SI-Master)

Level-6

(Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)

General 04
EWS 01
OBC
SC
ST
Total 05
Sub-Inspector

(SI-Engine Driver)

Level-6

(Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)

General 03
EWS 01
OBC 03
SC 01
ST 01
Total 09
Sub-Inspector

(SI-Workshop)

Level-6

(Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)

General 01
EWS
OBC 01
SC 01
ST
Total 03
Head Constable

(HC-Master)

Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)

General 20
EWS 05
OBC 19
SC 05
ST 07
Total 56
Head Constable

(HC-Engine Driver)

Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)

General 24
EWS 05
OBC 22
SC 10
ST 07
Total 68
Head Constable

(HC-Workshop)

Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)

Mechanic (Diesel/ Petrol Engine)

General – 02, EWS-02, OBC-01, SC-02

Electrician (General -02)
AC Technician General – 01, OBC-01
Electronics (General -01)
Machinist (ST-01)
Carpenter (ST-01)
Plumber (General -02)
Total – 16
Constable Tradesman

(CT-Crew)

Level-3

(Rs. 21700 – Rs. 69100)

General 65
EWS 17
OBC 31
SC 24
ST 23
Total 160
Total 317 (General-125, EWS-17, OBC-31, SC-24, ST-23)

Note:

a) The number of vacancies given above are subject to change (may increase or decrease). BSF reserves the right to make changes or cancel or postpone the recruitment without assigning any reason.

b) 10% of the vacancies are reserved for Ex-Servicemen.

c) Candidates of reserve categories will be considered against the Un-reserved vacancies, if no vacancy is reserved in their category in a particular post and they are otherwise eligible for it.

d) Candidates who have not acquired the Educational/ Technical Qualification & Experience for the applied post as on 16th March 2020, i.e., closing date of application, will not be eligible and need not apply.

Before applying for the BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing, candidates should make sure that they fulfill all the eligibility norms including age, upper age limit, educational/ technical qualification(s), Physical Standards and Medical Standards. So, let’s look at the Eligibility Criteria for BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Recruitment Process:

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT – AGE LIMIT (As on 16th March 2020)

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Category-wise Vacancies
Post/ Pay Matrix/ Vacancies Age Limit
Sub-Inspector (SI-Master)/ Level-6 (Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)/ 5 Vacancies Between 22 to 28 years
Sub-Inspector (SI-Engine Driver)/ Level-6 (Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)/ 9 Vacancies Between 22 to 28 years
Sub-Inspector (SI-Workshop)/ Level-6 (Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)/ 3 Vacancies Between 22 to 25 years
Head Constable (HC-Master)/ Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)/ 56 Vacancies

Between 20 to 25 years
Head Constable (HC-Engine Driver)/ Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)/ 68 Vacancies

Between 20 to 25 years
Head Constable (HC-Workshop)/ Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)/ 16 Vacancies

Between 20 to 25 years
Constable Tradesman (CT-Crew)/ Level-3 (Rs. 21700 – Rs. 69100)/ 160 Vacancies Between 20 to 25 years

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT – UPPER AGE RELAXATION (As on 16th March 2020)

Category Upper Age Limit Relaxation
SC/ ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Ex-Servicemen

(after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date)

General 3 years
OBC 6 years
SC/ST 8 years
Central Govt. Civilian Employees and Department Candidates

(who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date of application)

General 5 years
OBC 8 years
SC/ST 10 years
Children and dependent family of those killed in the Communal riots of the year 1984 and Gujarat riots of the year 2002 General 5 years
OBC 8 years
SC/ST 10 years

Note:

Candidates should note that only the date of birth as recorded in the matriculation/secondary examination certificate or an equivalent certificate on the Last date of submission of application will be accepted and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT – EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION (As on 16th March 2020)

Below are the educational qualification details for the BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Posts:

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Water Wing Category-wise Vacancies
Post/ Pay Matrix/ Vacancies Educational Qualification
Sub-Inspector (SI-Master)/ Level-6 (Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)/ 5 Vacancies 1) 10+2 or its equivalent from a recognized Board or University,

and:

2) Second Class Master Certificate issued by the Central or State Inland Water Transport Authority or Mercantile Marine Department

Sub-Inspector (SI-Engine Driver)/ Level-6 (Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)/ 9 Vacancies 1) 10+2 or its equivalent from a recognized Board or University,

and;

2) First Class Engine Driver Certificate issued by the Central or State Inland Water Transport Authority or Mercantile Marine Department

Sub-Inspector (SI-Workshop)/ Level-6 (Rs. 35400 – Rs. 112400)/ 3 Vacancies Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University

or

Three years Diploma in Mechanical or Marine Automobile Engineering from a recognized University or Institution

Head Constable (HC-Master)/ Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)/ 56 Vacancies

1) Matriculation from a recognized board or equivalent

and;

2) Serang Certificate

Head Constable (HC-Engine Driver)/ Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)/ 68 Vacancies

1) Matriculation from a recognized board or equivalent

and;

2) Possessing 2nd Class Engine Driver Certificate.

Head Constable (HC-Workshop)/ Level-4

(Rs. 25500 – Rs. 81100)/ 16 Vacancies

1) Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent;

and

2) Industrial Training Instituted Diploma in respective trade, i.e., Motor Mechanic (Diesel/ Petrol Engine), Electrician, Machinist/ Carpentry/ AC Technician/ Electronics and Plumbing from a recognized Institution

Constable Tradesman (CT-Crew)/ Level-3 (Rs. 21700 – Rs. 69100)/ 160 Vacancies 1) Matriculation from a recognized board or equivalent

and;

2) One year experience in operation of Boat below 265 HP

and;

3) Should know swimming in deep water without any assistance and will submit an undertaking certificate as per Annexure- ‘D- 1’ alongwith Application Form

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT – PHYSICAL STANDARDS

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Physical Standard Test (PST)
Categories Minimum Height Minimum Chest
Schedule Tribes/Adivasis of all states and Union Territories including Nagas & Mizos 160 Cms 73 cms (Unexpanded)

78 cms (Expanded)

Person belonging to

(i) Hilly areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim, Leh & Ladakh, & North Eastern States.

(ii) State of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh & Goa.

(iii) Union Territory of Pondicherry, Lakshdweep,

Daman & Diu & Andaman & Nicobar Islands

(iv) Dogras

162.5 Cms 75 cms (Unexpanded)

80 cms (Expanded)

Person belonging to other States and Union Territories 165 Cms 75 cms (Unexpanded)

80 cms (Expanded)

Note:

Weight of the candidates should be proportionate to height as per medical standards.

BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT – MEDICAL STANDARDS

Below are the medical Standards for BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Recruitment in water wing:

a) Eye sight

Visual Acuity unaided (Near vision) Uncorrected Visual Acuity (Distant Vision) Refraction Remarks
Better Eye Worse Eye Better Eye Worse Eye
N6 N9 6/6 6/9 Visual correction any kind is permitted even by glasses In right-handed person, the Right eye is better eye and vice versa. Binocular vision is required

(b) The candidate must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes, must possess CP Ill BY ISIIIARA vision and must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of his duties.

(c) Regarding tattoos on various part of body:

i) Content: Being a secular country, the religious sentiments of our countrymen are to be respected and thus, tattoos depicting religious symbol or figures and the name, as followed in India are to be permitted.

(ii) Location: Tattoos marked on traditional sites of the body like inner aspect of forearm but only left forearm, being non saluting limb or dorsum of the hands are to be allowed.

(iii) Size: Size must be less than 1/4 of the particular part (Elbow or Hand) of the body.

So, the candidates are advised to look thoroughly at the above mentioned eligibility criteria, before applying for BSF 2020 HC/SI/CT Posts.