Assistant Surgeon in Health Services

Gazette Date: 31/07/2012
Last Date: 05/09/2012
Category No: 448/2012 to 452/2012
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. Department : Health Services
2. Name of Post : Assistant Surgeon
3. Scale of Pay : R 24040 - 38840
4. Number of vacancies :
SL.No Category No. Community Vacanciies
1 448/2012 LC/AI 22
2 449/2012 Hindu Nadar 6
3 450/2012 Viswakarma 16
4 451/2012 SIUC Nadar 5
5 452/2012 OX 7

The above vacancies are now in existence. The Ranked List published as per this notification will be
valid till candidates are advised and appointed against the above vacancies earmarked for above mentioned
Community but remain unfilled due to paucity of candidates during the currency of the Ranked List, published on
13/01/2011 for the post. (Category No. 192/10 Gazette dated 15/07/2010)
Note:- Those who are appointed in the post should serve for four (4) years during the first ten year of
their service (including the period of training) anywhere in India or any other Foreign Country under defence service
or services connected with defence, if required. Those who have completed 45 years of age are exempted from the
above Compulsory Military Service.
5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment (from among the above mentioned community only)
Note:- Application submitted by candidates belonging to other than the above mentioned community will be
rejected. No rejection memo will be issued to them individually.
6. Age limit : 18-45. Only candidates born between 02/01/1967 and 01/01/1994 (Both dates
included) are eligible to apply for this post.
(Including relaxation in Para 2 (i) of the General conditions .)
( For conditions regarding other age relaxation please see Para 2 of the General
Conditions,except para 2(i)
Note:- The Adult converts of SC to Christianity including their children are eligible to get age relaxation of 5
years in the upper age limit.
7. Qualifications:-
1. Degree in Modern Medicine or equivalent qualification
2. Permanent Registration in Class A of Modern Medicine with Travancore-Cochin Medical Council
Persons who have registered themselves with other State/Central Medical Council may
also apply. But they will have to get themselves registered under TravancoreCochin
Medical Practitioner's Act before they join duty.
2. For Persons who were in defence service, the first one year of their service will be treated
as House Surgency.
3. Personnel working in various departments of Government and acquired MBBS
qualification while in service will be given exemption from upper age limit to the extent
necessary for Direct Recruitment. The maximum age limit shall in no case exceed 50
8. Mode of sending Application :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 for receipt of application: 05.09.2012, Wednesday upto 12.00 midnight.
10 Address to which applications to be sent: