Gazette Date: 31/08/2013
 Last Date: 03/10/2013
 Category No: 267/2013
 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 (Government Press)
2. Name of Post : Copy Holder
3. Scale of pay : Rs. 10480 - 18300
4. No. of vacancies : District wise
 Kottayam – 1 (One)

(i) A Ranked List will l be prepared for Kottayam district in pursuance of
this notification. The ranked list thus prepared and published by the
Commission shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year
subject to the condition that the said list will continue to be in force till
the publication of a new list, after the expiry of the minimum period of
one year or till the expiry of 3 years whichever is earlier.
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 27/5/1971. 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 in the former district. Even if transfer is
allowed after five years, it will be subject to the rule in G.O
(MS)No.4/61/PD dated 02.01.1961.
 Candidates already in Government service holding this post in any
one district are prohibited from applying again for this post, bu they
can apply to higher posts when notified.
Applications should not be sent to more than one district in response
to this notification. If applications are sent contrary to the above direction and if he/she is selected, his/her name will be removed from the
ranked lists and disciplinary action will be taken against his/her. Candidates should submit the application for this post to the concerned
district office, where the vacancy is existing and should note the name
of that district against the relevant column in the application.
5 Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6 Age : 19-36. candidates should have
been born between 02.01.1977
and 01.01.1994 (Including these
two dates) Usual relaxation will be
given to SC/ST, Other Backward
Note:- For concessions allowed in upper age limit, subject to the
condition that the maximum age limit shall in no case exceed 50
(fifty) years, please see para (2) of the General conditions under
part II of this Notification.
7 Qualifications: 1) Pass in SSLC or equivalent qualification.
2) (a) Diploma in Printing Technology or equivalent
 qualification of a recognized institution
 (b) Pass in KGTE/MGTE qualification in Proof Reader’s
 Work (Lower) and Composing (Lower)
8. Mode of sending Applications:-
Candidates must register as per “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the
official website of Kerala Public Service Commission viz. before
applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by log in on to this
profile using their User-ID and password. Candidates must click on the 'Apply Now'
button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to 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. Candidates are responsible for the
correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final
submission of the application on the profile, candidates must ensure the correctness of
the information on their profile. They must quote the User – ID for further communication
with the Commission. Applications submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or
altered on after submission. The application will be summarily rejected if non
compliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to
prove qualification, experience, community, age etc. have to be produced as and when
called for.
9. Address to which applications are to be sent:
10. Last date for receipt of applications : 03/10/2013 Thursday
 upto 12 midnight
 11. If a written/OMR test is conducted as part of the selection, hall tickets of eligible
candidates will be made available in the website of the Kerala Public Service
Commission. Candidates are instructed to download their Hall Tickets as per the
instructions in the website.
 (Including Photo, ID card etc. for details, please see the General Conditions
given below as Part II of this Notification)