BITM Recruitment 2016 Lower Division Clerk


Advertisement No:   1/2016

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for filling up the future vacancy of following posts in BITM, Kolkata and/or its satellite units (Science Centre, Burdwan / District Science Centre, Purulia / Digha Science Centre, Digha / North Bengal Science Centre, Siliguri / Regional Science Centre, Bhubaneswar / Dhenkanal Science Centre, Dhenkanal /Shrikrishna Science Centre, Patna)

Sl.No Post Name No.of Posts Pay Band Education Qualification Age Limit
1. Lower Division Clerk 02 posts - Reserved for PWD (Visually Handicapped) P.B.-1: 5,200-20,200/- with Grade Pay of 1,900/- plus usual allowances as admissible to Central Govt. employees. 12th Class pass or equivalent qualification from recognized Board/University with English Typewriting speed @ 35 w.p.m./10,500 KDPH, Hindi Typewriting speed @ 30 w.p.m. / 9,000 KDPH on computer. 1 year clerical experience is desirable Age not more than 30 years as on 01.04.2016.

Aptitude Test:
Visually handicapped (VH) candidates with visual disability of forty percent or above, whose writing speed is affected by cerebral palsy can avail the assistance of SCRIBE in the Written Examination, subject to such request being made in the application form. Question Papers and Answer Sheets will not be provided in BRAILLE.

No attendant will be allowed with VH candidates in the examination hall.

Persons with visual disability of less than forty percent will not be considered as visually handicapped persons. One eyed candidates and partially blind candidates who are able to read the Question Paper with or  without magnifying glass and who wish to write/indicate the answer with the help of Magnifying Glass will be allowed to use the Magnifying Glass in the Examination Hall and will not be entitled to Scribe. Such candidates will have to bring their own Magnifying Glass to the Examination Hall.

Typing Test:
Passage Dictators will be provided to VH candidates for the Typewriting test. The Passage Dictator will read out the passage to VH candidate within the allotted time period.

Conditions/eligibility criteria for use of scribe for visually challenged candidates:
  • Visually Handicapped candidates whose writing speed is affected by cerebral palsy can avail the assistance of SCRIBE for writing answers on their behalf.
  • For engaging the SCRIBE, the candidate will have to indicate the same in his/her application.
  • The SCRIBE will be arranged by the Museum.
  • All one-eyed candidates and candidates whose visual degree of disability is less than 40% shall not considered as Visually Handicapped persons.
  • Candidates who will use SCRIBE will be eligible for extra time of 20 minutes.
Application completed in all respect may be sent in a closed envelope super scribing Application for the post of Lower Division Clerk reserved for PWD (Visual Handicapped) to Birla Industrial & Technological Museum (BITM), 19A, Gurusaday Road, Kolkata – 700 019 by post. Application may also be submitted in person at BITM, Kolkata. The application, in the format as available at the website www.bitm.gov.in, shall be submitted along with self attested copies of all certificates and testimonials right from Secondary education or its equivalent. 
Application shall be accepted up to 31.03.2016. Interim enquiries will not be entertained.

Official Notification