Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) invites online applications for the recruitment to the post of Social Security Assistant.

Online Application Starts:

February 14, 2012

Online Applications Ends:

March 09, 2012

Written Examination:

April 15, 2012

Social Security Assistants:

Number of Posts: 1943

(Regular: 1867, Sports Quota: 76)

Pay Scale: 5200-20200, grade pay Rs.2400

Grade Pay: Rs.2400

Age Limit: 18-27 years [relaxation per rules]


(i) Degree from a recognised University or equivalent

(ii) Speed of atleast 5000 key per hour for Data Entry Work

Desirable: A Computer Training Certificate from a recognised institute

Selection Procedure / Syllabus for Social Security Assistant:

The Recruitment process will have two stages:

A. Written examination (multiple choice objective type)

1.       English Language

2.       Reasoning

3.       Numerical Ability

4.       Office Work Aptitude

B. Skill Test

To assess speed and accuracy for Data Entry Work. Minimum requirement is 5000 key depressions per hour.

Do read Previous Year Sample Question Paper for EPFO SSA Exam

Application Fee:

GEN: Rs. 315

SC/ST/PH: Rs. 90

Fee should be deposited in any branch of State Bank of India through a fee payment Challan.

Download more details and apply online from February 13, 2012 onwards:





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