Assistant Chemist in Plantation Corporation of Kerala Ltd.

Gazette Date: 31/07/2012
Last Date: 05/09/2012
Category No: 435/2012
Applications must be submitted online through the official website of the Commission after 'ONE TIME
REGISTRATION' .Candidates who have already registered can apply through their profile.
1 Name of the firm : Plantation Corporation of Kerala Limited
2 Name of Post : Assistant Chemist
3 Scale of Pay : ` 6,680-10,790
4 Number of vacancies : 3 (Three)

Note:- (i) The number of candidates to be included in the Short List/Probability List of the above post will be
decided as per the availability of admitted applications.
(ii) The above vacancies are now in existence. The list of selected candidates published by the Commission
in Pursuance to this Notification shall remain in force for a minimum period of One year and a maximum
period of three years provided that the said list will not continue to be in force, if a new List after the
expiry of the minimum period of one year is published. Candidates will be advised against the vacancies
shown above and for all the vacancies reported during the period of pendency of the Ranked list.
(iii) The Kerala Public Service Commission shall have the power to cancel the advice for appointment of any
candidate to the above post, if it is subsequently found that such advice was made under some mistake.
On such cancellation the appointing authority shall terminate the service of the candidate, provided that,
the cancellation of advice for appointment by the Commission and subsequent termination of service of
the candidate by the appointing authority shall be made with in the period of probation or 240 days from
the date of joining duty whichever is earlier.
5 Method of Appointment : Direct Recruitment
6 Age : 18-38 Only candidates born between 02.01.1974 and 01.01.1994 (both
dates included) are eligible to apply for this post. SC/ST & other Backward
Communities are eligible for usual age relaxation.
Note:- The provisional hands working in the above concern will be given age relaxation to the extent of
their provisional service put in subject to a maximum of five years from the upper age limit provided
they are within the prescribed age limit on the date of their first appointment in the above concern. But
the regular employees of the concern are not eligible for the above concession for further appointment.
The provisional hands should obtain a certificate showing the period of their provisional service in the
concern and shall produce the same as and when required by the Commission. It would also be clearly
specified in the certificate that they were not working in the regular service of the concern.
(for other conditions regarding the age relaxation please see Para 2(i), (ii),(iii),(iv),(vi),(vii) and (xii)
of the General Conditions)
7. Qualifications:-
a) Essential:- Degree in Science of a recognised University with chemistry
as a main subject.
b) Desirable:- Experience for a period of one year in analytical methods of
physical and chemical testing of rubber and latex in the Government
laboratory or in a laboratory attached to any Rubber Manufacturing
Company registered under the Indian Companies Act (experience secured
should be after obtaining the basic qualification prescribed).
8. Mode of sending applications:-
Candidates shall register as per 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION ' system on the Official Website of Kerala
Public Service Commission '' for applying for the post. Candidates who have registered shall
apply by logging in to their profile using their User- ID and password. Candidates must exclusively click on the
'Apply Now' button of the respective posts in the Notification link for applying for a post. No application fee is
required. Candidates can view and have a print-out of the details in the profile by clicking the link Registration Card,
if required. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password.
Before applying for a post, candidates must ensure correctness of the information in their profile. They must quote
the User- ID for further communication with the Commission. Applications once submitted will be received as
provisional and particulars shall not be deleted or altered after submission. Applications will be summarily
rejected if non compliance with the notification in due course of processing. Documents to prove Qualification,
experience, community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for .
9. Last date of receipt of applications: 05.09.2012 Wednesday up to 12 midnight
10. Address to which applications are to be sent:
11. (a) Sub Para v, viii, ix, x, xi and xiii in Para 2 and Paras 5, 6 and 7 of the general conditions are not applicable
to this post.
(b) The selection to the above concern will be subject to the rules and regulations made by them from time
to time.