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Assistant Information Officer in Information & Public Relations

Gazette Date: 15.10.2012
Last Date: 14.11.2012
Category No: 524/2012
FIRST NCA NOTIFICATION
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 : Information and Public Relations
2 Name of post : Assistant Information Officer
3 Scale of pay : ` 14620-25280
4 No. of vacancy : ST -1 (One)

The above vacancy is now in existence. The Ranked list published as per this notification will
be valid till candidates are advised and appointed against the above vacancy earmarked for ST
community but remain unfilled due to the paucity of candidates during the currency of the ranked list
published on 09-11-2011 for the post.
5 Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment - (from candidates of ST Community,in
their absence, from SC candidates Only]
Note: Applications submitted by candidates other than those belonging to SC/ST Community will be
summarily rejected. Individual Communications regarding the rejection of their application
will not be issued.
6 Age Limit : Age 19-44. Only candidates born between 02-01-1968 and 01-01-1993 (both
dates included) are eligible to apply for the post. [Including relaxation in para 2 (i)
of the General Conditions]
[For conditions regarding age relaxation , please see para 2 (except 2(i)of part II
General conditions ]
7 Qualifications
1) B.A,B.Sc,or B.Com Degree of any recognised University.
2) Two years experience in a Government publicity Organisation or publicity department of
a private organization or firm or the editorial section of a daily newspaper or news
agency.
3) Ability to prepare press Bulletin and press publicity handouts.
The aptitude for publicity work and ability to prepare press Bulletin and publicity handouts
being assessed on the basis of rank in a common written test to be conducted by the Public Service
Commission.
Desirable:- Publication of works in English or Malayalam on Literature, Art, Culture, Economics or
Politics and/or experience in editorial work in an English or Malayalam Newspaper.
Note :- Proof reading and similar items of work in a Newspaper office not involving original writing
will not be considered as journalistic experience.
Experience Certificate:- The candidate should produce experience certificate in the form
given below:
CERTIFICATE OF EXPERIENCE
Name of Institution :
Registration Number with date of Registration :
Authority form where registration obtained :
Issued to Sri...............................................................................(here enter name
and address of the candidate). This is to certify that the abvoe mentioned person has worked/is working
in the Institution as.................................................................................................(here enter the name of
post hold or held) as Regular worker/ Temporary worker/Apprentice/Trainee/casual Labourer (Strike
off whichever is not applicable)on Rs..............................................per day/per mensem for a period
of.....................................................Years.................................months.......................................days
from.............................to..........................................................................
Dated Signature, Name and
Designation of the issuing Authority
With name of institution.
Place :
Date:
(Office seal)
DECLARATION
Certified that Sri.................................mentioned in the above Experience Certificate has
worked/is working as........................................(specify the name of post held and nature of
employment) in the above institution during the period mentioned therein as per the entry
in................register (Name of the register to be specified) maintained by the employer as per the
provision of the ….......................................Act (Name of Act/Rules to be specified)
Also certified that I am the authorized officer to inspect the registers kept by the employer as
per the provisions of the..................................Act/Rules of the State/Central Government.
Place: Dated Signature, Name of
Date: Attesting Officer with designation
and Name of office
(Office Seal)
The veracity of the experience certificate will be subjected to scrutiny and legal action will be initiated
against those who issue and candidates who produce bogus certificate. The experience certificate
should be got attested by an authorized officer of the State/Central Government.
8 Mode of submitting application:-
Candidates shall register as per 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION ' system on the Official
Website of Kerala Public Service Commission 'www.keralapsc.org' 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 :14/11/ 2012 Wednesday up to 12 midnight
10 Address to which applications are to be sent : www.keralapsc.org