SELECTION PROCESS

Sl. No. Name of the Post Selection Procedure
1. Driver-cum-Pump Operator-cum-Fireman/A ( DPOF) The Physical Standard Test, Physical Assessment Test & Driving Test shall be conducted first. Those who qualify in these tests will be allowed to appear Stage-1 Preliminary Test.

It will be screening examination to shortlist candidates. The examination will comprise 50 Multiple Choice Questions (Choice of four answers) of 01 (one) hour duration in the following proportion:
1. Mathematics - 20 Questions
2. Science - 20 Questions
3. General Awareness - 10 Questions
03 (Three) marks for each correct answer and 01 (one) mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. Qualifying standards shall be for General Category(UR) / EWS - 40% marks and for SC / ST & OBC – 30% marks. The candidates securing lesser marks than the qualifying standard as above will be screened out for Stage-2.


All the candidates screened in Stage-1 to undertake an advanced test. The syllabus for question paper for Stage 2 test will be based on the qualification. The test will be of 02 (Two) hours duration.

The test will comprise 50 Multiple choice questions (Choice of four answers) with 03 (Three) marks for each correct answer and 01 (one) mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. The qualifying standards shall be for General Category(UR) / EWS - 30% marks, for SC / ST / OBC - 20% marks. A merit list will be prepared for candidates after Stage-2 based upon scores obtained in Stage-2 only.

In the event of a tie, following criteria shall be adopted in sequence for deciding position in merit list:
  1. Candidates with lower negative marks in stage-2 to be placed higher on the merit list.
  2. Candidates with higher marks in Stage-1 to be placed higher on the merit list.
  3. Candidates with lower negative marks in stage-1 to be placed higher on the merit list.
  4. Candidates with higher positive marks in mathematics in Stage-1 is placed higher.
  5. Candidates with higher positive marks in Science in Stage-1 is placed higher.
2. Stipendiary Trainee - Dental Technician(Hygienist) Stage-1 Preliminary Test :
It will be screening examination to shortlist candidates. The examination will comprise 50 Multiple Choice Questions (Choice of four answers) of 01 (one) hour duration in the following proportion:
1. Mathematics - 20 Questions
2. Science - 20 Questions
3. General Awareness - 10 Questions
03 (Three) marks for each correct answer and 01 (one) mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. Qualifying standards shall be for General Category(UR) / EWS - 40% marks and for SC / ST & OBC – 30% marks. The candidates securing lesser marks than the qualifying standard as above will be screened out for Stage-2.

Stage-2 Advance Test :
All the candidates screened in Stage-1 to undertake an advanced test. The syllabus for question paper for Stage 2 test will be based on the qualification. The test will be of 02 (Two) hours duration.

The test will comprise 50 Multiple choice questions (Choice of four answers) with 03 (Three) marks for each correct answer and 01 (one) mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. The qualifying standards shall be for General Category(UR) / EWS - 30% marks, for SC / ST / OBC - 20% marks. A merit list will be prepared for candidates after Stage-2 based upon scores obtained in Stage-2 only.

In the event of a tie, following criteria shall be adopted in sequence for deciding position in merit list:
  1. Candidates with lower negative marks in stage-2 to be placed higher on the merit list.
  2. Candidates with higher marks in Stage-1 to be placed higher on the merit list.
  3. Candidates with lower negative marks in stage-1 to be placed higher on the merit list.
  4. Candidates with higher positive marks in mathematics in Stage-1 is placed higher.
  5. Candidates with higher positive marks in Science in Stage-1 is placed higher.

Stage-3 Skill Test
  1. Based upon the merit list prepared after Stage-2, Candidates to be short listed for Skill Test.
  2. The Skill Test will be of qualifying nature only on GO / NO GO basis.

Candidates clearing the SKILL TEST to be short listed and empanelled in order of merit based on marks secured in Stage – 2.


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