Punjab Agro Industries Corporation Limited (PAICL) Recruitment Notification 2016 – Apply for 64 Latest Posts


Punjab Agro Industries Corporation Limited (PAICL) was incorporated in 1966.  It is the premier organization of Punjab Government, entrusted with the responsibility of promotion and facilitation of agro based industries including agro processing, dairy processing, poultry processing, agro residue processing, food & horticulture processing, agro chemicals manufacturing etc. in Punjab.  Recently PAICL has released a Recruitment Notification officially.  According to the Notification eligible applicants are invited to personally submit online applications on all days during  April 25, 2016 to May 25, 2016 (up to 12.00 midnight) in the prescribed online format  available at www.thapar.edu for the different categories of posts.  The candidate should have passed Punjabi Language subject up to Matric standard.  Theage limit of the candidates should be lie between 18 yrs to 37 yrs.  Age relaxation will be given to SC/ST/BC/widows/divorcees and physically handicapped.  The Candidates will also have to appear for the entrance exam and theSelection will be made purely on the basis of merit in the written test.  For complete details of Age, Education, Eligibility, Selection Process, Exam Pattern & Syllabus etc read the complete post.

Details of Punjab Agro Industries Corporation Limited (PAICL) Recruitment Notification 2016

Name of Organization  :  Punjab Agro Industries Corporation Limited (PAICL)

Official Site  :  www.punjabagro.gov.in

Online site for filling application  :  www.thapar.edu

Name and Number of Posts  :-

1. Manager (General)               :   01 Post
2. Executive (Accounts)           :   03 Posts
3. Executive (Technical)          :   01 Post
4. Junior Scale Stenographer  :   17 Posts
5. Sub Inspector                       :    03 Posts
6. Junior Storekeeper              :    21 Posts
7. Technical Assistant              :    18 Posts

Total Posts  :  64

Pay Scale  :-

  1. Rs. 15,600 – 39,100  +  5400 GP For (Post 1)
  2. Rs. 10,300 – 34,800  + 4400  GP For (Post 2,3)
  3. Rs. 10,300 – 34,800  + 3600 GP  For (Post 4)
  4. Rs. 10,300 – 34,800  + 3200 GP  For (Post 5)
  5. Rs. 5,910 – 20,200    +  1900  GP For (Post 6,7)

Nationality  :-

A candidate shall be a:
a) Citizen of India; or
b) Citizen of Nepal; or Page 2 of 13

c) Subject of Bhutan; or
d) Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January 1962,  with the intention of permanently settling in India; or
e) A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and  East African countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania  (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar) Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam
with the intention of permanently settling in India;  Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) shall be a person in  whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of Punjab in the  Department of Home Affairs and Justice.

Educational Qualification  :-

  • Minimum of Class 12th Pass, Graduation Degree, B. Tech. or M. Tech (Agriculture Engineering) or its similar Qualification from any recognized Board or University.

(Qualification as per post and others brief detail listed on original advertisement, you can find the download link of the notification at the end of page)

Age limit  :-

a) General: 18 to 37 years
b) SC/ST/BC: 18 to 42 years
c) Widows, Divorcees and certain other categories of women: 18 to 40 years
d) Applicants who are already in Government Service: 18 to 45 years. Candidates  already in Government service shall be considered for selection only on  production “No Objection Certificate” from the department concerned at the time
of document verification.
e) Physically Handicapped: 18 to 47 years
f) The upper age limit of an Ex-serviceman of Punjab Domicile shall be calculated by deducting the period of his service in the Armed Forces from his actual age.

Application fee :-

Candidates should pay the application fee to apply for these jobs:

Category Application Fee
General Candidates Rs. 750 /-
For SC/ST Candidates Rs. 375 /-

Mode of Selection :-

  • The recruitment shall be strictly made to respective categories only on merit, on the basis of written test (except for the post of Junior Scale Stenographer). . The written test will contain Page 4 of 13 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and there shall be negative marking (1/4th marks shall be  deducted for every wrong answer).
  • The candidates for Junior scale stenographers post shall be selected only on the basis of a  skill test, wherein, they will have to fulfil the minimum speed of Punjabi & English shorthand  test.

Skill test for Junior Scale Stenographer :-

  • The candidates will have to clear a skill test in Punjabi stenography, wherein, they have to  achieve a speed of 100 words per minute.
  • Asees font will be used for typing  Punjabi.  For English short hand the test shall be conducted at 50 words per minute. For this 200  words paragraph shall be dictated and candidates will have to transcribe the same at 10  words per minute. In each of the tests, both for Punjabi and English, 8% mistakes shall be permissible.
  • Transcribing will have to be done on Computers only.

Important Instructions  :-

  1.  The category once filled will not be allowed to be changed.
  2.  To take benefit of reservation, the reservation certificates/testimonials must be  issued by the competent authority on or before 25/05/2016 as per Punjab  Government instructions.
  3. Sportspersons seeking reservation under Sports quota should have Sports  Gradation Certificate issued by Director Sports, Punjab as per the latest instructions  to claim benefit under this category. T
  4. Ex-servicemen or Lineal Descendent of Ex-Servicemen (LDESM), who have domicile  of Punjab, are eligible for reservation under the Ex-Servicemen category.
  5. All Original Certificates shall be authenticated by the Department after the  publication on Website, the result of written test. No original Certificate need to be enclosed with the  Hard copy of the Application Form.
  6. Applications  should be completed in the 1st  instance itself. Hard copies (printout) must be  enclosed w.r.t. all the referred documents. Incomplete applications shall be  rejected and no opportunity shall be granted for subsequent supplementing.
  7. Documents verification of shortlisted candidates: Schedule will be displayed on  www.thapar.edu in August 2016/September 2016.

Important Dates :-

Starting Date to Apply Online 25-04-2016
Last Date to Apply Online 25-05-2016 (up to 05:00 PM)
Last Date for depositing Application fee in the Bank 26-05-2016
Last Date for Submission of Hard copy of Application 30-05-2016 up to 05:00 PM
Date of Downloading the Admit Card from the Site 01-06-2016 on-wards
Tentative Date of Written Test for post 1, 2, 3 & 6 02-07-2016
Tentative Date of Written Test for post 5 & 7 03-07-2016
Tentative Date of Skill Test for post 4 Starting from 06-06-2016 onwards
Tentative Date of Publication of Result for post 1-3 & 5-7 18-07-2016

 

 

Syllabus for Entrance Exam  :-

MANAGER (General)

Section A: GENERAL (60 MARKS)

  • Analytical Ability, Logical, quantitative and visual-spatial reasoning
  • Computer skills; computer applications and proficiency in using windows; MS office etc.
  • General Knowledge/current affairs.
  • General Punjabi up to Matric standard
  • General English (Up to Graduation standard)

Section B: PROFESSIONAL (40 MARKS)

  • Agriculture, its importance in national economy
  • Soil as medium of plant growth and its composition
  • Principles of plant physiology
  • Cell and cell organelles
  • Genetic basis of plant breeding
  • Important fruit and vegetable crops of India
  • Principles of economics as applied to agriculture
  • Remote sensing, irrigation and drainage

EXECUTIVE (G)

  • General Awareness and General Knowledge  :  General information about the state of  Punjab, Economy, Science and Technology, Current Events, Political Awareness/Polity,  Persons in News, Places in News, Important Awards &Honours, Sports
  • Quantitative Aptitude  :  Numbers, Simplification, HCF & LCM, Percentage, Average, Ratio  & Proportion, Profit & Loss, Partnership, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Number  Series, Permutations & Combinations.
  • Reasoning Ability  :   Analogy / Analogous Problems, Classification, Word formation, Series,  Ranking / Arrangement, Coding & Decoding, Distance and Direction, Symbol &  Notation, Scheduled Day or Date, Mathematical problem, Problem Solving: Data
    Analysis.
  • Computer Awareness  :  Introduction of Computer and History, Operating Systems, PC  and System Software, Computer Network, Computer Devices, Windows, MS Word: MS Excel, Internet Programming Language (HTML/DHTML), Security Aspects for PC, e world,  Advanced Technology Regarding Computer, Various uses of Computers.
  • General Punjabi upto Matric standard
  • General English  :   Passage, Common Errors, Sentence Improvement, Fill in the blanks,  Antonyms and Synonyms, Use of Propositions, Nouns, Adverbs and Adjectives.

EXECUTIVE (ACCOUNTS)

Section A: GENERAL (60 MARKS)

  • General Awareness and General Knowledge :  General information about the state of  Punjab, Economy, Science and Technology, Current Events, Political Awareness/Polity,  Persons in News, Places in News, Important Awards &Honours, Sports
  • Analytical Ability, Logical, quantitative and visual-spatial reasoning 
  • Computer knowledge : Introduction of Computer and History, Operating Systems, PC  and System Software, Computer Network, Computer Devices, Windows, MS Word: MS Excel, Internet Programming Language (HTML/DHTML), Security Aspects for PC, e world, Advanced Technology Regarding Computer, Various Uses of Computer.
  • General Punjabi up to Matric standard 
  • General English (Up to Graduation standard) : Passage, Common Errors, Sentence Improvement, Fill in the blanks, Antonyms and Synonyms, Use of Propositions, Nouns,  Adverbs and Adjectives.

Section B: PROFESSIONAL (40 MARKS)

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management and Cost Accounting
  • Principal and Practice of Management
  • Business and Company Law
  • General Economics and Statistics
  • Computer Application In Business

EXECUTIVE (T) & SUB INSPECTOR

Section-I: GENERAL (60 MARKS)

  • Analytical Ability, Logical, quantitative and visual-spatial reasoning
  • Computer skills; computer applications and proficiency in using windows; MS office etc.
  • General Knowledge/current affairs.
  • General Punjabi up to Matric standard
  • General English (Up to Graduation standard)

Section-II: PROFESSIONAL (40 MARKS)

  • Agriculture, its importance in national economy
  • Soil as medium of plant growth and its composition
  • Principles of plant physiology
  • Cell and cell organelles
  • Genetic basis of plant breeding
  • Important fruit and vegetable crops of IndiaPrinciples of economics as applied to agriculture

JUNIOR SCALE STENOGRAPHER

  • General Awareness and General Knowledge  :  General information about the state of  Punjab, Economy, Science and Technology, Current Events, Political Awareness/Polity,  Persons in News, Places in News, Important Awards &Honours, Sports
  • Quantitative Aptitude  :  Numbers, Simplification, HCF & LCM, Percentage, Average, Ratio  & Proportion, Profit & Loss, Partnership, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Number  Series, Permutations & Combinations.
  • Reasoning Ability  :   Analogy / Analogous Problems, Classification, Word formation, Series,  Ranking / Arrangement, Coding & Decoding, Distance and Direction, Symbol &  Notation, Scheduled Day or Date, Mathematical problem, Problem Solving: Data
    Analysis.
  • Computer Awareness  :  Introduction of Computer and History, Operating Systems, PC  and System Software, Computer Network, Computer Devices, Windows, MS Word: MS Excel, Internet Programming Language (HTML/DHTML), Security Aspects for PC, e world,  Advanced Technology Regarding Computer, Various uses of Computers.
  • General Punjabi upto Matric standard
  • General English  :   Passage, Common Errors, Sentence Improvement, Fill in the blanks,  Antonyms and Synonyms, Use of Propositions, Nouns, Adverbs and Adjectives.

JUNIOR STOREKEEPER & TECHNICAL ASSISTANT

Section A: GENERAL (60 MARKS)

Analytical Ability, Logical, quantitative and visual-spatial reasoning
Computer skills; computer applications and proficiency in using windows; MS office etc.
General Knowledge/current affairs.
General Punjabi up to Matric standard
General English

Section B: PROFESSIONAL (40 MARKS)

  • Classification of field crops based on their utility, soil, soil pH, Soil texture, soil structure, soil organisms, soil tilth, soil fertility and soil health. Essential plant nutrients, their functions and deficiency symptoms, soil types of India and their characteristics, common fertilizers including straight, complex, fertilizer mixtures and bio-fertilizers, integrated nutrient management system.
  • Sources of irrigation, Scheduling of irrigation based on critical stages of growth, time interval, soil moisture content and weather parameters, water requirement of crops, Methods of irrigation and drainage, watershed management.
  • Principles of weed control, method of weed control seed bed preparation, seed treatment, time and method of sowing, planting, seed rate; dose method and time of fertilizer application, irrigation, and inter-culture and weed control.
  • Common pests and diseases, caused by bacteria, fungi virus and nematode, integrated pest management, harvesting, threshing, post-harvest technology; storage, processing and marketing of major field crops.
  • Importance of fruits and vegetables in human diet, Crop diversification & processing Industry, cultivation practices, processing and marketing of fruits, vegetables and flowers, Principles and methods of fruit and vegetable preservation.

How to Apply for Punjab Agro Industries Corporation Limited (PAICL) Recruitment Notification 2016

  1. Before applying online, candidates should have valid email ID.
  2. Log on to the website “www.thapar.edu”.
  3. Click on the link “New Recruitment for PAIC”.
  4. Read the instructions carefully & click on “Online Application Form”.
  5. Login yourself & fill all the details and submit the form.
  6. Take a printout copy of filled online application form for future use.
  7. . In addition the same Application Form through Hard copy(printout) would also be required to be sent {duly supplemented with (i) 2- self-attested Photographs, (ii) Specified self/public authority-attested documents (particularly for those claiming any sort of reservation) and (iii) Bank deposit slip in original}; for which the process of receipt shall close on 30.05.2016 (5.00 PM)
  8. Hard Copies in time should be submitted by Registered Post/Courier  at In-charge, PAICL-Cell, Thapar University, Patiala-147004 (Punjab)
  9. For further details read the complete notification provided below.

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