The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is charged with coordinating and supervising all agencies and functions of the government relating directly to national security and the Indian armed forces. The Ministry has the largest budget among the federal departments of India and currently maintains fourth in military expenditure.The President of India is the ceremonial commander-in-chief of the armed forces of the country. The Ministry of Defence provides policy framework and resources to the armed forces to discharge their responsibility in the context of the defence of the country. The Indian Armed Forces (including Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy) and Indian Coast Guard under the Ministry of Defences are primarily responsible for ensuring the territorial integrity of the nation.


Indian Navy invites applications for the below mentioned posts classified as Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted from the eligible candidates to apply in proforma appended below by Registered/Speed Post(Application in other forms of mailing will not be accepted). Selected candidates normally will have to serve in the units viz. INS Shivaji , Lonavala(Pune); INS Valsura, Jamnagar(Gujarat) and INS Hamla, Malad(Mumbai) which are under the administrative control of Western Naval Command,Mumbai. However they can be posted anywhere in India, in Naval units/ formations in case of any administrative requirement.

Job Descriptions

Post Name Remuneration Number of posts Essential Qualification age limit
Safaiwala (now MTS(Ministerial))Level 1(Rs 18000-56900) 9Matriculation Pass or equivalent from a recognized Board/Institution. 18-27
Pest Control WorkerLevel 1(Rs 18000-56900) 3 Matriculation pass or equivalent from a recognized Board.2.Ability to read and speak Hindi/Regional Language 18-25
CookLevel 2 (Rs 19900-63200)1 Matriculation pass or equivalent from a recognized Board.2.One year’s experience in the trade 18-25
Fire Engine Driver (Erstwhile FED-I & II) Level 3 (Rs 21700-69100) 1 Matriculation pass or equivalent from a recognized Board.2.One year’s experience in the trade 18-30
Shortlisting of Applications
Where the number of applications received is too large (for posts with Matriculation as Educational qualification) in proportion to the vacancies and it is not convenient or possible for the department to call all the candidates for the written test, Indian Navy at their discretion may restrict the number of eligible candidates, whose applications are registered, by shortlisting as per merit in the ratio 1:25 to the number of vacancies based on the marks obtained in the minimum requisite educational qualification for this recruitment / post i.e Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board. Merely fulfilling the basic selection criteria does not automatically entitle a person/applicant to be called for the written test.
How to Apply
The Application should be on plain paper (A4 Size) (good quality paper should be used) either neatly hand written or typed as per the prescribed format (see below), affixed with latest passport size colour photograph duly self-attested on the front side without defacing. The envelope must be clearly superscribed on the top as APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF“________________”, and CATEGORY “___________” (i.e. SC/ST/OBC/UR/PwBDs/ESM)and sent by Registered/Speed Post only to The Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, {for Staff Officer(Civilian Recruitment Cell)}, Headquarters Southern Naval Command , Kochi – 682004 along with the following :- (a) The applicant must possess the required criteria and educational qualification as mentioned in the advertisement. Similarly, candidates who have passed from a recognized Board / Institution which has ‘Grade Point’ system need to get their grade point converted into percentage of marks by appropriate authorities before applying. (b) If the candidates commit any mistake in filling the application form, it cannot be corrected by this office. This office will take no responsibility of any kind for such forms. (c) The applicants must ensure that while filling their application form, they are providing their valid and active e-mail IDs and mobile number as Indian Navy may use either mode of communication for contacting them at different stages of recruitment process. This office will not be responsible for non-receipt of e-mail. (d) Candidates should not submit multiple applications for the same post. (e) Two additional Passport size photographs for Admit Card and Exit card selfattested on the reverse side and full name written.(f) Self attested copies of certificates of relevant educational qualifications and self attested copies of higher qualification if any. (g) Self attested copy of proof for date of birth (10th certificate or Birth Certificate). (h) The SC/ST candidates should also enclose latest copy of caste certificate duly self attested for claiming age/other relaxation and produce original certificate on demand. (i) A copy of candidate’s testimonial in support of candidate’s experience/proficiency in case the candidate is applying against a post requiring experience/proficiency. (j) A copy of certificate duly indicating the proof of Ex-Servicemen issued by the Competent Authoritywith the application and produce original on demand. (k) Self attested copy of certificate showing the Disability for Physically Handicapped Personnel. It may be noted that only such persons would be eligible for reservation in services/posts who suffer from not less than 40% (per cent) of relevant disability. The candidates are to enclose PwBDs certificate indicating percentage of disability issued by Competent Medical Authority. (l) The benefit of reservation under EWSs can be availed upon production of an Income and Asset Certificate issued by a Competent Authority as per the format promulgated vide DoP&T OMs F No. 36039/1/2019-Estt(Res) dated 31 Jan 19 while submitting the applications. (m) The Govt Servants are to enclose self attested copy of No Objection Certificate from the Employer with the application and produce original on demand.

Start Date :23-8-2019

End date :13-9-2019

Official Notification

Apply Online