New Delhi: Revealing details of the recruitment process of the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), Ministry of Railways and Department of Posts, Union MoS Jitendra Singh recently said that the three agencies are going to fill up 4,08,591 vacancies very soon and that the process is already underway.
Singh said filling up of vacant posts is a continuing process. The recruitment agencies conduct the recruitment process as per vacancies reported to them by the user departments.
Based on vacancies reported by the user Departments, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started the recruitment process to fill up 1,05,338 posts during the year 2019 and 2020.
During the 2017-18 session, Centralized Employment Notifications (CENs) for 1,27,573 combined vacancies of various Group ‘C’ and Level-1 posts were notified by the Ministry of Railways – for new and future vacancies to arise in two years time. Another five CENs covering 1,56,138 vacancies of various Group ‘C’ and Level-1 posts were issued in 2018-19.
The Department of Posts has also conducted examination/notified to fill up 19,522 vacancies, other than those to be filled up through SSC, in various grades.
Thus, the recruitment process to fill up 4,08,591 vacancies by just three agencies viz. the SSC, Ministry of Railways and Department of Posts, is in progress, said Singh.