Latest Small Arms Factory (SAF) Kanpur Recruitment 2021
Career Opportunity with Small Arms Factory (SAF), Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
The Small Arms Factory is located in Kanpur at Uttar Pradesh and is one of the largest Ordnance factories in the country. Accredited with ISO and certified by NABL, the Small Arms Factory (SAF) serves various Ministry of Defence and Paramilitary forces in the country. Under the total 40 ordnance factories in India, the Small Arms Factory (SAF) plays a major role by supplying small arms to make our defence forces stronger. The factory is spread across in an area of 103 acres and is one of the major employer of the country with more than 2200 employees under its portfolio.
The Small Arms Factory (SAF), is under the direct control of Ministry of Defence, Government of India and has attracted lot of youth when it comes to job opportunities. The factory covers various trades and areas of education which has given wide options to those e who are interested to join the support arm of defence forces and thereby to earn the pride and honor of serving the country indirectly.
The Small Arms Factory (SAF), Kanpur invites various applications for Skilled labour, Semi-Skilled labour, Charge man, Lower Division Clerk(LDC), Fireman, Tradesman, Boiler, Laboratory Assistant, Storekeeper and many more attractive positions and have plan to fill these vacancies by this year and also has got openings coming in for managerial as well as non managerial level as well. Getting a supervisory or a managerial role in the factory seems to be quite promising for career advancement as it has noticed that enormous applications get dropped in for these positions every year. Interested candidates may check www.ofb.gov.in the official website of Ordnance factories or employment news for job notifications.
A pass in 10th Class or matriculation would be the minimum qualification a candidate should possess to apply for these jobs. Technical grades may demand expertise and necessary qualification in the respective technical field and for upper level of positions the candidate need to possess a minimum of graduation from a recognized University or government approved institution.
The minimum age limit prescribed by the Small Arms Factory (SAF)for applying for the said posts is 18 years and maximum is 32 years. Age relaxation would be applicable for various categories such as SC/ST, OBC, Ex Service Men, Government Servants etc. depends on the prevailing rules and regulation in India. The age relaxation on maximum age may start from a minimum of 3 years and may go up to 8 years depending on the category of the candidate falls in.
The eligible candidate needs to apply online once the notification is live in the website and after submission need to send the application offline along with necessary supporting documents as well. There may be prescribed fees for each positions and the candidates are supposed to pay it through Demand Draft (DD)
The selection for the above said positions would be through a written test, trade test and an interview. The candidates who wish to join the Small Arms Factory should perform well in the recruitment process and has to prepare well before going to attend written exam and the interview.