Indian Army Recruitment 2018 - Material Assistant, Lower Division Clerk, Multiple Vacancy - 125 Posts

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Indian Army has announced Jobs for Material Assistant, Lower Division Clerk, Multiple Vacancy and last date to apply is 06-03-2018. For Detailed Notification Click here - and Detailed Eligibility Criteria and application form is available at and

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Material Assistant, Lower Division Clerk, Fireman, Tradesman Mate


For Material Assistant - Rs 29200/- , For Lower Division Clerk and Fireman - Rs 19900/-, For Tradesman Mate - Rs 18000/-


Diploma, Any Graduate/10th/12th

Age Limit

For Material Assistant - 18-27 years, For Lower Division Clerk, Fireman, Tradesman Mate - 18-25 years

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Total -125 Posts, Material Assistant - 08, Lower Division Clerk - 11, Fireman - 02, Tradesman Mate - 102

Educational Qualification

For Material Assistant - Graduate in any discipline or Diploma in Material Management or Diploma in Engineering in any discipline from government recognized university.

For Lower Division Clerk - 12th Class Pass or equivalent from a recognized board

For Fireman and Tradesman Mate - Matriculation or equivalent from recognized board and should have Physical Measurement with Height without shoes 165 cms (A concession of 2.5 cms shall be allowed for the members of schedule tribes), Chest (unexpanded) 81.5 cms and Chest (expanded) -85 cms, Weight - 50Kgs.

Selection Process

Selection of a person will be based on Two stages.

Written Test Will be Conducted and The Question Papers of written test (objective type) will be bilingual i.e. English & Hindi. It will consist of 150 Question of 150 marks and time limit will be 2 hrs (20 min extra for PH)

For Material Assistant - Written test will be conducted and if candidate clear the written Examination will be shortlisted for Interview.

For Lower Division Clerk - Written test will be conducted and after qualifying the written examination Typing Proficiency will check (English typing @ 35 words per minute on computer or Hindi typing @ 30 words per minute corresponding to 10500/ 9000 Key Depression Per Hour (KDPH) on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).

For Fireman - Firstly Candidate need to Qualify Physical Endurance Test in which they need to Run – 1.6 Km in 6 min, Carrying a man of 63.5 Kgs to a distance of 183 meters within 96 seconds, Clearing 2.7 Mtrs wide ditch & landing on both feet (long jump), Climbing 3 meters vertical rope using hands and feet. Once Successfully Qualified the Physical Endurance Test, Written test will be conducted.

For Tradesman Mate - Firstly Candidate need to Qualify Physical Endurance Test in which they need to run 1.5 Km in 6 Minutes, Carrying a weight of 50 Kg to a distance of 200 Mtr in 100 Seconds. Once Successfully Qualified the Physical Endurance Test, Written test will be conducted.

How to apply

1) Candidate Need to Download the Application form from the Indian Army Official website or can directly click on the link given here-

2) Candidates need to forward application properly sealed, in an envelope to the address -

                             24 FAD, 909 724 c/o 56 APO, Sri Ganganagar (Raj),

through Ordinary Post/ Registered Post / Speed Post. Candidates are requested to superscribe the words “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ………..” on the top of envelope while sending the application form.

3) Following Documents need to be send along with the form - 

a. Two Passport size latest photographs duly self attested, one on right corner of application and one on     Acknowledgement Card.
b. Self Attested copies of the following certificates will also be submitted with application :-
         i) Education Qualification Certificate
         ii) Date of Birth Certificate
         iii) Caste certificate where applicable.
         iv) Discharge certificate for Ex-serviceman or NOC from the competent authority for serving Defence Personnel   who are completing the prescribed period of Army Services within a year from the last date for receiving application.
c. Medical certificate (format attached) issued by Central/ State Government medical board consisting of at least three members out of which at least one shall be a specialist in the particular field for assessing locomotor/ cerebral/ visual/ hearing disability and certifying the percentage of disability (i.e. 40 % and above).
d. Self addressed envelope affixing postal stamps of Rs. 25/-.

4) Last Date to apply is 6th march, 2018


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