234 nos. vacancies in the State Fire Service Organisation, Assam

Applications are invited from Indian Citizens ordinarily resident of State of Assam, for the following newly sanctioned posts in the rank Emergency Rescuer (in the rank of Fireman / Constable) in the State Fire Service Organisation, Assam, Guwahati
No. Of Posts: 234 Nos.
Scale Of Pay: Rs. 5200-20200/- + GP 2100/- PM
 The recruitment tets will be held at the Regional Fire Fighting Training Centre, Sila North Guwahati. Applications will be received at the Head Quarters, State Fire Service Organisation, Assam, Panbazar, Guwahati-1 by courier/ordinary post only. The last date of receipt of the application is 28.10.2011.
Age: 18-25 years as on 01.01.2011 (Relaxation of 3 years in case of candidates belonging to special categories like SC,STP and STH and other categories as specified by the Govt. from time to time)
Educational Qualification : Minimum is HS(Sc.) pass or equivalent. However , additional weightage during the interview will be given to the candidates having knowledge of swimming and diving.
Physical Standards:
i) Height - Minimum 160cm (5'4") [157.5 cm (5'3") candidates STH and STP]
ii) Chest - 77.7 cm (31") in normal position and 82.5 cm (33") in expansion
The candidate may submit their applications in Standard Form along with 3 copies of recent passport size photographsone of which should be pasted on the application form with attested copies of Certificates to the Addl. Director General of Police Cum-Director of State Fire ServiceOrganisation, Assam, Panbazar, Guwahati-1 in person/by ordinary post only on or before 28.10.2011.
Documents to be Submitted:
 Attested copies by Gazetted Officer along with the Standard Application form
 a) Certificate of proof of age
b) Certificate of educational qualification
c) Certificate of extra-curricular activities (if any)
d) Certificate of sports,game etc. (if any).
e) Certificate of caste
f) 3 copies of recent passport photographs with the name written on the back. one copy is to be affixed on the application form (top right corner) and other copies kept in a small envelope duly tagged with the Form.
 Selection Procedure : First, candidates will have to undergo the physical measurement and fitness test. Any candidates found to have physical deformity to be detected by the Medical Officer in the Selection Board, he will be barred from participating in further tests which includes physical test and interview. The candidates must qualify in each event individually. The marks obtained by them in Physical Test/Interview will decide merit list for final selection in case of Emergency Rescuer.
A) Physical Test Interview :
 i) 1 Mile race (1.6 Km)
ii) 100 Metres sprint
iii) Long Jump
iv) High Jump
Oral Test for the Post of Emergency Rescuer (Full marks - 10):
Final selection willbe made on the basis of overall merit based on the total marks obtained by a candidate in the physical test/viva-voce/oral test. The selected candidates shall have to report for medical test/police verification etc. as per rules.
All candidates appointed will be goverened by the new pension rules.
The advertisement can also be seen at State Fire Service website www.asfso.org and email info@asfso.org
Date and Time : to be intimated later on.