Offset Printing Machine Operator Gr.II (SR-ST only) in Printing

Gazette Date: 15.11.2012
Last Date: 19.12.2012
Category No: 560/2012
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 : Printing Department
2. Name of Post : Offset Printing Machine Operator – Gr. II (SR for ST Only)
3. Scale of pay : ` 13210 – 22360/-
4. No. of vacancies : 4 (Four)

Thiruvananthapuram – 1
Kollam – 1
Pathanamthitta – 1
Kottayam - 1
Note :
(I) The above vacancies are now in existence. Separate Ranked list will be prepared for
each districts in pursuance of this notification. The list of selected candidates
published by the Commission 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 expiry of the minimum period of one year is published.
Recruitment will be made for the above vacancies and also for the vacancies reported
for Special Recruitment from ST only during the validity of the list.
(II) The Selection in pursuance of this notification will be made on a revenue district
basis subject to the special conditions laid down in GO (MS) No. 154/71/PD dated
27-05-1971. A canidate advised for appointment from the Ranked list so prepared is
not eligible for transfer to another District unless he/she completes five (5) years
continuous service from the date of commencement of service in the former district.
Even if transfer is allowed after (5) years, it will be subject to the orders contained in
G.O (MS) No.4/61/PD dated 2.1.1961. Candidates already in government service
holding the post in one district are restricted from applying for the same post in
another district. But they can apply for the higher posts.
(III) Candidates from the Ranked list for district-wise selection will be advised for
appointment against the headquarters vacancies also. As per the provision in G.O.
(M.S) 154/71/PD dated 27.05.1971 appointment against the headquarters vacancy
will be started from Thiruvananthapuram District. Separate option need not be given
for this.
(IV) Candidates are not eligible to apply for the same post in more than one district. If a
candidate applies to more than one district and gets selected his/her selection will be
cancelled and disciplinary action will be taken against him/her.
5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
(from among Scheduled Tribes Only)
Applications received from non- ST candidates will be rejected. Individual
communications regarding the rejection of their applications for the above reason will
not be issued.
6. Age : 18 – 41 (Only candidates born between 02.01.1971 and 01.01.1994
(both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post.
In the absence of qualified candidates within the age limit, the upper age limit shall
be relaxed up to 50 years. But in no case the maximum age limit shall exceed
50(fifty) years.
7. Qualifications
2. DPT/LPT (Offset)
with one year experience in offset printing in Automatic single colour sheetfed machines in a
reputed printing Establishment.
MGTE/KGTE printing (Higher) with three years experience in offset printing machine in a
reputed printing Establishment preferably in HMT single colour offset machines. Experience
Certificate shall be in the proforma given below.
Certificate of Experience
Date of Registration :
Registration Number :
Name of the Institution (company/
Corporation/Govt.Department etc.
This is to certify that Sri./Smt.......................................(Name and address of the Candidate) has
worked/has been working in this institution as........................... (Here enter the name of the post
holding or held or the nature of assignment holding or held in this institution) on Rs......................
Per day/per mensum for the period of.........................years.............................months........................days
from.................... to…......................
Dated Signature,
Name and Designation of the Issuing
Authority with Name of the Institution.
(Office Seal)
Certified that Sri/Smt …............................. mentioned in the above Experience Certificate has
actually worked/ working as …..................( Specify nature of employment) in the above institution
during the period mentioned there in as per entry in the Register …..............................(Name of
Register to be specified) maintained by the employer as per the provisions of the............................Act
(Name of Act/ Rules to be specified) Also certified that I am the authorized person to inspect the
Registers kept by the Employer as per the provisions of the Act/ Rules of the State/ Central
Signature with Date,
Name of the Attesting Officer,
with Designation and Name of the Office
Date :
(Office Seal)
8. Mode of submitting 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 applications 19/12/2012 Wednesday up to 12.00 midnight.
10. Address to which applications are to be sent :
11.If a written Test/OMR Test is conducted as part of the Selection, admission Ticket of
eligible candidates will be made available on the website of the Kerala Public Service
Commission, Candidates are instructed to download their admission Tickets as per the
instructions on the website.
12. Paragraphs two, three and twenty five (Except the conditions laid down in the Rule 3 ( C)
of Part II of the Kerala State and Subordinate Service Rules) are not applicable to this
13.Appointments are made on the basis of the rank secured in the Ranked list of candidates
prepared in pursuance of this notification subject to the conditions laid down in
GO(P)No.21/76/PD dated,17.01.1976 and GO(P)No.25/94/GAD dated, 22.01.1994 allowing
special reservations to Scheduled caste and Scheduled Tribes in accordance with the procedures
made for this purpose from time to time and subject to the rules under sections 3(c)17(a),17(b)
of part II of Kerala State and Subordinate Service Rules,1958.
(For details including photo,ID card etc. refer to the General Conditions at the end of the