OSSSC Recruitment 2018 Excise Constable 219 posts

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OSSSC Recruitment OSSSC Recruitment 2018 or Odisha Sub-ordinate Staff Selection Commission announced a notification for the posts of Excise Constable in the State of Odisha. The total of 219 posts is declared by Staff Selection Commission. And the details of the posts are given in No.IIE-68/2017 - 910(C)/OSSSC. All the posts are declared on a contractual basis. The last date to apply for the posts is 12.11.2018.

ओएसएसएससी भर्ती 2018 या ओडिशा सब-ऑर्डिनेट स्टाफ चयन आयोग ने ओडिशा राज्य में उत्पादक कॉन्सटेबल पदों के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। स्टाफ चयन आयोग द्वारा कुल 21 9 पदों की घोषणा की गई है। और पदों का विवरण नंबर IIE-68/2017 - 910 (सी) / ओएसएसएससी में दिया गया है। पदों के लिए आवेदन करने की आखिरी तारीख 12.11.2018 है।

OSSSC Recruitment 2018 related important dates are:-

Schedule Start Date End Date
On Line Registration 12.10.2018 12.11.2018
Online Payment of Examination fee 12.10.2018 12.11.2018
Payment of Examination fee by Treasury Chai Ian 12.10.2018 19.11.2018

Note:- There are vacancies in three cadres of Excise Constable, i.e.

(i) District Cadre, (ii) E.I & E.B Division Cadre & (iii) Flying Squad Division Cadre.


Excise Constable




10th pass

Age Limit

between 21 to 32 years

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Educational Qualification

The Candidates must possess the following educational Qualifications that are required for the posts and they are:-

  • Passed Middle School examination with Odia as a language subject; or
  • Passed Matriculation or equivalent examination with Odia as the medium of examination in a non-language subject, or
  • Passed in Odia as a language subject in the final examination of Class-VII or above, or
  • Passed a test in Odia in Middle English School Standard conducted by School & Mass Education Department.

Selection Process

The recruitment process shall consist of the following four stages:-

  • Physical Standard Measurement
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Educational Achievement
  • Written Test

Physical Standard Measurement= The Physical Measurements consists of 03 marks. Those who do not qualify in any of the physical standard tests, i.e., height/weight/chest measurement shall not be allowed to appear in a further recruitment process. 03(Three) bonus marks will be awarded to all male candidates, irrespective of categories, whose height is 178 cm or above and to all female candidates, irrespective of categories, whose height is 165 cm and above.

The Physical standard of height, weight, and chest are:-

Category Height Weight
UR & SEBC(Men) 168cm 55kg
UR & SEBC(Women) 158cm 47.5kg
SC/ST (Men) 163cm 50kg
SC/ST (Women) 153cm 45Kg

Physical Efficiency Test= The Physical Efficiency Test consists of 03 marks.

For Men:- Details are:-

Test Unit Marks
Run-l .6kms If covered within 5 minutes 10 marks
  5.30 minutes 8 marks
  6 minutes 6 marks
  6.30 minutes 4 marks
  Beyond 6.30 minutes Disqualified
High Jump (3 Chances) Qualifying height - 1.22 Meters 1st Chance 3 marks
  2nd Chance 2 marks
  3rd Chance 1 marks
  Not able to clear Disqualified
Broad Jump: Qualifying Length- 3.66 Meters 3.66 meters 1 marks
  4.00 meters 3 marks
  4.35 meters 5 marks
  4.50 meters 6 marks
  If not cleared 3.66 meters Disqualified
Rope Climbing: 3 Chances only 1st Chance 6 marks
  2nd Chance 4 marks
  3rd Chance 2 marks
Swimming (40 meters): If covered within 8 minutes Qualified
  Beyond 8 minutes Disqualified

For Women:- Details are:-

Test Unit Marks
Run-l .6kms If covered within 7.15 minutes 10 marks
  7.45 minutes 8 marks
  8.15 minutes 6 marks
  8.30 minutes 4 marks
  Beyond 8.30 minutes Disqualified
Run - 200 meters If covered within 28 Seconds 8 marks
  32 Seconds 5 marks
  36 Seconds 3 marks
  Beyond 36 Seconds Disqualified
Broad Jump: Qualifying Length- 2.75 meters 2.75 meters 1 marks
  3.00 meters 3 marks
  3.25 meters 5 marks
  3.50 meters 6 marks
  If not cleared 2.75 meters Disqualified
Cycling - 1.6 Kms. If covered within 5 minutes 6 marks
  5.30 minutes 4 marks
  6 minutes 2 marks
  Beyond 6 minutes Disqualified
Swimming (40 meters): If covered within 10 minutes Qualified
  Beyond 10 minutes Disqualified

Educational Achievements: The Physical Measurements consists of 07 marks.

For 61 % & above in Matriculation or equivalent they had awarded as 7 marks and if they have 51 % & above they awarded as 4 marks and they have 4 1 % & above they awarded as 1 marks.

Written Test:- The test consists of 60 marks. There are multiple type Objective type Questions and for 2 Hours.

Subjects of Examination Full marks No. of questions
Mathematics 20 marks 40
General knowledge on Excise Matter 20 Marks 40
Translation and Retranslation of Odia & English 20 Marks 40
Total 60 Marks 120

How to apply

Application fee:- Rs.100/- for All applicants other than SC, ST Category. The fee can be deposited through online mode by logging into the OSSSC  website or by the conventional mode of deposit in any Government Treasury under Head of Account- "0051-P.S.C.-104-UPSC/SSC-Examination Fee-0047-Fees collected for conducting Examination by OSSSC-02213".

Steps to Apply Online are:-

1. Eligible candidates can submit the application only through online registration system of OSSSC. The official Link to apply Online is https://www.osssc.gov.in/Public/Default.aspx.

2. Those who have registered earlier and got the User ID to have to log in and re-register for this post/s by selecting the "Re-registration" option provided under the Applicant Menu.

3. After completing the Registration/Re-registration, they have to log in, furnish the details of required documents, make payment of examination fees, if applicable, and then proceed to fill up and submit online applications.

4.  Candidates should  Visit the Link and open the appropriate Online Application Format, available through the link mentioned in the advertisement. Candidate should read the instructions carefully before making any entry or selecting options. 

5. They have to Upload Full Specimen Signature of the Applicant scanned in "jpg/jpeg/png" format between the ranges of20 Kbs to 50 Kbs. 

6. They have to Upload Recent passport size colored photograph, scanned in the "jpg/jpeg/png/pdf' format between the ranges of 20 Kbs to 100 Kbs for uploading during the Online Application.

7. They have to Upload Treasury Challan scanned in the "jpg/jpeg/png/pdf' format between the ranges of 100 Kbs to 300 Kbs in proof of payment of examination fee.

8. Then, Candidates are advised to take a printout of the e-receipt and online application form.

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