Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre 6948 Trade Apprentices in various Trades, Online Application. Last Dt. 07/02/2017

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Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 6948 posts of Trade Apprentices in the following trade Carpenter, Electrician, Fitter, Machinist, Turner, Welder and etc . Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre (See URL below). Selected candidates will be on training period of three years. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —




No. of Vacancies: 6948 Nos.
(i). For Non-ITI: 3327 posts
(ii). ITI candidates: 3621 posts


Educational Qualification:

(i) For Non-ITI Category: Passed “Madhyamik” (Class: 10th standard or equivalent) with minimum 40% marks in aggregate with 40% marks in each of mathematics & Science.
(ii) For ITI Category: Should have passed ITI/trade test and should possess the qualification of the closing date of application.


Name of the Trades and No. of vacancies are as follows:
1. Carpenter: 37 posts
2. Electrician: 505 posts
3. Fitter: 1406 posts
4. Machinist: 1743 posts
5. Painter (General): 40 posts
6. Turner: 507 posts
7. Welder (G&E): 388 posts
8. Electroplater: 55 posts
9. Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance (G): 198 posts
10. Foundry Man: 81 posts
11. Attendant Operator Chemical Plant: 592 posts
12. Boiler Attendant: 18 posts
13. Instrument Mechanic: 11 posts
14. Refrigeration & AC Mechanic: 34 posts
15. Tool & Die Maker (Tool Jig & Fixture): 53 posts
16. Plumber: 17 posts
17. Sheet Metal Worker: 06 posts
18. Mason: 10 posts
19. Tailor: 922 posts
20. Moulder: 18 posts
21. Forger & Heat Treater: 22 posts
22. Footwear Maker: 20 posts
23. Pattern Maker: 04 posts
24. Steel Melting Hand: 06 posts
25. Optical Worker: 103 posts


Age Limit: Minimum-14 years and maximum-22 years as on 07/02/2017
Consolidated Pay: As per norms. per month.


Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST, 03 years for OBC and 10 years for PWD category. Ex-Serviceman & Others, if any — As per Govt. norms.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Competitive Written Examination.Examination will be held at Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jabalpur Kolkata, Kanpur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune and Trichy.
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 Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre — www.ofb.gov.in
For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centre —www.ofb.gov.in (See Application form’s link given below) from dated 17/01/2017 to 07/02/2017
Upon successful 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.

For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)


Important Dates:
Starting Date of Online Application: 17/01/2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 07/02/2017


Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of Ordnance Factory Recruitment Centrewww.ofb.gov.in
For Advt., See following PDF file — See detailed Advt.
To Apply Online now, visit the following URL — Visit the URL (Application form will be available shortly)


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