ANDHRA PRADESH PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION: VIJAYAWADA
NOTIFICATION NO.12/2019, Dated: 13.02.2019
FOOD SAFETY OFFICER IN A.P. INSTITUTE OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, PUBLIC HEALTH LABORATORIES AND FOOD (HEALTH) ADMINISTRATION SUBORDINATE SERVICE
1.1. Applications are invited online for recruitment to the post of Food Safety Officer in A.P. Institute of Preventive Medicine, Public Health Laboratories and Food (Health) Administration Subordinate Service for a total of 22 vacancies in the scale of pay of Rs.28,940 - 78,910 from candidates within the age group of 18 - 42 years as on 01.07.2019.
1.2. The proforma application will be available on Commission’s Website (https://psc.ap.gov.in) from 07.03.2019 to 28.03.2019 (Note:27/03/2019 is the last date for payment of fee upto 11:59 mid night).
1.3. Before applying for the post, an applicant shall register his/her bio-data particulars through One Time Profile Registration (OTPR) on the Commission’s Website viz., https://psc.ap.gov.in. Once applicant registers his/her particulars, a user ID is generated and sent to his/her registered mobile number and email ID. Applicants need to apply for the post using the OTPR user ID through Commission’s website.
1.4. The Commission conducts Screening Test in offline mode in case applicants exceed 25,000 in number and main examination in online mode for candidates selected in screening test as per G.O.Ms.No.150, Finance (HR-I, Plg & Policy) Dept., dated:08.08.2016. If the screening test is to be held, the date of screening test will be communicated through Commission’s Website.
1.5. Tentatively the main examination is likely to be held online through computer based test on 22.05.2019. The candidates are required to visit the Commission’s website regularly to keep himself / herself updated about confirmed dates of examinations to be held. There would be objective type questions which are to be answered on computer system. Instructions regarding computer based recruitment test are attached as Annexure - III. In case any paper of the Examination is held in different languages, the candidate has to choose the medium in which he/she wants to write the examination and the paper will be valued with reference to that medium only.
1.6. A general Mock Test facility is available to the applicants to acquaint themselves with the computer based recruitment test. Applicant can visit the website and practice the answering pattern under MOCK TEST option available on main page of website https://psc.ap.gov.in.
1.7. The applicant is required to visit the Commission’s website regularly to keep himself / herself updated until completion of the recruitment process. The Commission’s website information is final for all correspondence. No individual correspondence by any means will be entertained under any circumstances.
1.8. HALL TICKETS can be downloaded whenever the Commission uploads them to its website. Intimation would be given through the website regarding downloading of Hall Tickets.
1.9. All desirous and eligible candidates shall apply online after satisfying themselves that they are eligible as per the terms and conditions of this recruitment notification. Any application sent through any mode other than the prescribed online mode will not be entertained under any circumstances. Submission of application form by the candidate is authentication that he / she has read the notification and shall abide by the terms and conditions laid down there under.
1.10. Visually Handicapped persons are not eligible for this post.
1.11. The details are as follows:-
Name of the Post (State Wide)
No. of vacancies
Food Safety Officer in A.P. Institute of Preventive Medicine, Public Health Laboratories and Food (Health) Administration Subordinate Service.
Provided that no candidate other than a citizen of India may be appointed except with the previous sanction of the State Government and except in accordance with such conditions and restrictions as they may be laid down. Such sanction shall not be accorded unless the State Government are satisfied that sufficient numbers of citizens of India, who are qualified and suitable, are not available.
Candidates must read full notification from the official website, before applying for the vacancies.
Website : https://psc.ap.gov.in