Driver Gr.II (LDV) in Various

Gazette Date: 31/12/2012
Last Date: 06/02/2013
Category No: 750/2012 - 758/2012
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 : Various (Except NCC, Police, Tourism Excise,Transport
2 Name of post : Driver Gr-II (LDV)
3 Scale of pay : ` 9190 – 15780/-

4 Number of vacancies : Community wise
Category No. Community Name of District and number
of Vacancies.
750/2012 SC Kollam 3 (Three)
Ernakulam 1 (One)
Palakkad 1 (One)
751/2012 ST Kollam 3 (Three)
752/2012 Muslim Kannur 2 (Two)
Palakkad 1 (One)
753/2012 LC/AI Ernakulam 1 (One)
Kannur 2 (Two)
Thrissur 1 (One)
754/2012 Viswakarama Alappuzha 1 (One)
Kozhikode 2 (Two)
755/2012 SIUC Nadar Alappuzha 1 (One)
Kannur 1 (One)
756/2012 OX Trissur 2 (Two)
Kozhikode 2 (Two)
Wayanad 1 (One)
757/2012 Dheevara Kasaragod 1 (One)
758/2012 Hindu Nadar Thrissur 1 (One)
Kozhikode 1 (One)
Kasargod 1 (One)
NOTE:-(i) Conventional type application for the above post will be summarily rejected.
Candidates can apply through online available at the Kerala Public Service
Commission website viz.
(ii) Applications submitted by candidates belonging to the communities other
than those notified will be summarily rejected. No rejection memo will be
issued to these candidates.
(iii) Separate Ranked Lists will be prepared for each community in the above
District in pursuance of this notification. Ranked List thus prepared and
published by the Commission shall remain in force until candidates are
advised and appointed against the vacancies earmarked for the above
community, but remain unfilled due to the paucity of candidates during the
currency of the Ranked List published for the post in the following dates in
following district.
Name of District Date of publication of Ranked List Category No.
Kollam 09/12/2010 32/07
Alappuzha 21/10/2010 32/07
Ernakulam 29/12/2010 32/07
Thrissur 14/12/2010 32/07
Palakkad 21/12/2010 442/07
Kozhikode 11/01/2011 32/07
Kannur 11/01/2011 32/07
Kasaragode 11/01/2011 32/07
Wayanad 18/01/2011 32/07
(iv) The candidates belonging to above reservation community shall submit
application for this post to the district where the vacancy is in existence for
their community and shall note the name of that district against the relevant
column in the online application. Applications should not be submitted to more
than one district in response to this notification. If applications are submitted
contrary to the above direction and if he/she is selected his/her name will be
removed form the ranked list and disciplinary action will be taken against
(v) The selection in pursuance of this notification will be made on a Revenue
District basis, subject to the special conditions laid down in G.O (MS) No.
154/71/PD dated, 27/05/1971. A candidate advised for appointment in one
Revenue District from the Ranked List prepared is not eligible for transfer to
another district unless he/she completes five years continuous service from the
date of commencement of service in the former district. Even if transfer is
allowed after five years, it will be subject to the rules in G.O (MS) No.
4/61/PD dated, 02/01/1961. Candidates already in Government Service holding
the same post in any one district are prohibited from applying again for this
post, but they can apply to higher posts when notified.
5 Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment (From candidates belonging to above
reservation communities only)
6 Age limit : (1) 18-42, Only Muslim, LC/AI OBC, Viswakarama, SIUC
Nadar/Dheevara , Hindu Nadar candidates born between
02.01.1970 and 01.01.1994 (both dates included) are
eligible to apply for the post. (Including the relaxation as
per para 2(i) of general conditions.)
(2) The upper age will be 44 in the case of SC/ST candidates
and adult members converted from Scheduled caste of
Christianity and their children (Such candidates shall be
born between 02.01.1968 and 01.01.1994) Both dates
included. (including the relaxation as per para 2(1) of
general conditions)
Note:- For concessions allowed in upper age limit, subject to the condition that the
maximum age limit shall in no case exceed 50 years, please see para 2 of
General Conditions under Part II of this notification except para 2(1)
7 Qualifications : -
(1) A Pass in Standard VII/III Forum.
(2) Must posses valid Driving Licence of three years standing to drive light motor
vehicles with Driver, badge.
(3) Proficiency in Driving light Motor Vehicles which is to be proved by a
Practical Test including 'H' test and Road Test conducted by the
Kerala Public Service Commission during the course of selection. Only those
who pass 'H' test are eligible for Road Test.
(4) Medical Fitness :-
(a) Ear – Hearing should be perfect.
(b) Eye - Distant Vision : 6/6 Snellen
Near Vision : 0.5 Snellen
Colour Vision : Normal
Night blindness : Nil
(c ) Muscles and joints : No paralysis, all joints must be capable of free
(d) Nervous System : Perfectly normal and free from any infectious
Note :- (a) Candidates called for Practical Test will have to produce a medical certificate
in the prescribed form in original containing all relevant details as required in
para 7 (4) except (b) from a Medical Officer not below the rank of an
Assistant Surgeon. A Medical Certificate regarding eye sight from an
ophthalmologist in Government service also will have to be produced.
(b) The Candidates will have to furnish the full details regarding the Driving
Licence in relevant column (Qualification) of the application form.
(c) Physically Handicapped Persons are not eligible to apply for the post.
(d ) Candidates should possess a current Driving licence on the last date of receipt
of application and on the date of Practical Test and Interview.
(To be filled up by a Medical Officer not below the rank of an Assistant Surgeon)
1. What is the applicant’s apparent age ?
2. Is the applicant to the best of your judgment, subject to epilepsy, vertigo or any mental
ailment likely to effect his efficiency ?
3. Does the applicant suffer from any heart or lungs disorder which might interfere with
the performance of his duties as a Driver ?
4. Does the applicant suffer from any degree of deafness, which would prevent his
hearing the ordinary sound signals ? Is his hearing perfect ?
5. Has the applicant any deformity or loss of finger, which would interfere with the
efficient performance of his duties as a driver ?
6. State of Muscles and Joints (No paralysis and all joints with free movements)
7. State Nervous System (Perfectly normal and free from any infectious diseases)
8. Does he show any evidence of being addicted to the extensive use of alcohol, tobacco
or drinks ?
9. Marks of Identification
He is physically fit for the post of ……………………………………..
I certify to the best of my knowledge and belief that the applicant Shri………… is the
person herein above described and that the attached photograph has a reasonably
correct likeness.
(The signature of the Medical officer shall be affixed on the photograph).
Name :
Place : Designation &
Date : Official Address
( Office Seal)
(To be filled up by an Ophthalmologist in Government Service)
1. Is there any defect of vision ?
If so, has it been corrected by suitable spectacles so that the distant vision is
6/6 snellen and near vision is 0.5 snellen.
2. Can the applicant readily distinguish the pigmentary colours red and green?
3. Does the applicant suffer from any night blindness ?
I have this day medically examined Shri …………… and found that he has no
defect of vision which would render him unsuitable for the post of Driver Grade-II
(LDV &HDV) and his standards of vision are as follows.
Standards of Vision
(Eye sight without glasses)
Right Eye Left Eye
1. Distant Vision ……………….snellen ………………Snellen
2. Near Vision ……………….snellen ………………Snellen
3. Field of Vision ………………
(Specify whether full or not. Entry ‘Normal’, ‘Good’ etc. will be inappropriate here)
4. Colour blindness
5. Squint
6. Any morbid conditions of the eyes or lids of either eye.
His standards of vision are fit for the post of Driver (LDV/HDV)
I certify to the best of my knowledge and belief that the applicant Shri………… is
the person herein above described and that the attached photograph has a reasonably
correct likeness. (The signature of the Ophthalmologist shall be affixed on the
photograph leaving the face clear).
Name :
Place : Designation &
Date : Official Address
(Office Seal)
Note:- Details regarding standards of vision shall be clearly stated in the certificate, as given
above and vague statements such as vision Normal etc. will not be accepted.
Specification for each eye should be stated separately. Special attention should be
directed to the distant vision. Required standards of vision are as follows.
Right Eye Left Eye
(a) Distant Vision 6/6 snellen 6/6 snellen
(b) Near Vision 0.5 snellen 0.5 snellen
(c) Each eye must have full field of vision.
Photo of
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8. Last date for receipt of Applications : 06.02.2013 Wednesday upto 12 Midnight.
9. Mode of submitting 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 shall 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
submitted not in accordance with the conditions of the notification will be summarily
rejected. Documents to prove Qualification, community, age etc. have to be produced as
and when called for.
10. If a Written test/OMR test is Conducted as a part of the Selection, Admission ticket of
eligible Candidates will be made available in the Website of the Kerala Public Service
Commission. Candidates are instructed to download their Admission ticket as per the
instructions in the Website.
11. Address to which applications are to be sent:-
(For details, please see the General Conditions given)