Applications are invited online only through ONE TIME REGISTRATION from qualified candidates for selection to the post mentioned below. Candidates who have AADHAAR card should add AADHAAR card as I.D. Proof in their profile. Candidates shall apply only through the online facility provided in the website of Kerala Public Service Commission. Candidates must register as per ‘ONE TIME REGISTRATION’ with the official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging on to their profile using their UserID and password. Candidates must click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification Link to applying for a post. The Photograph uploaded should be one taken on or after 31/12/2010. Name of the candidate and the date of taking photograph should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required.
How to Apply
Candidates must register as per “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” with the Official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered shall apply by logging on to the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective posts in the Notification link to apply for a post. No application fee is required. Candidates can view and have a print-out of the details on the Registration Card by clicking the link Registration Card after entering the home page. 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 their User-ID for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered 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, Community, Age etc. have to be produced as and when called for.
1. Department : Prisons
2. Name of Post : Assistant Prison Officer
Note: Differently abled candidates and female
candidates are not eligible to apply for the post.
3. Scale of Pay : R 20,000-45,800/-
4. Number of vacancies : Unit wise:-
(1) Thiruvananthapuram Unit – Anticipated
(This Unit includes Thiruvananthapuram,
Kollam, Pathanamthitta, and Alappuzha
(2) Thrissur Unit – Anticipated
(This Unit includes Kottayam, Idukki,
Ernakulam and Thrissur Districts)
(3) Kannur Unit – Anticipated
(This Unit includes Kasaragod, Kannur,
Kozhikode, Wayanad, Malappuram and
18-36 i.e. candidates born between 02.01.1980 and 01.01.1998 (Both dates included) only are eligible to
apply for the post. Other Backward Communities and SC/ST candidates are eligible for usual age relaxation. Note: For concessions allowed to upper age limit, subject to the condition that the maximum age limit shall in no case exceed 50 years, please see Para (2) of the General conditions under Part II of this notification.
Pass in SSLC or its equivalent qualification [Rule 10(a)(ii) of Part II of the KS & SSR is applicable]
(i) Must have at least 165 cm height and must be minimum 81.3 cms round the chest on full exhalation and must have a chest expansion of 5 cms Note: A height of 160 cm will be sufficient for the candidates belonging to SC and ST. The above conditions regarding chest measurements will be applicable for SC/ST candidates also.
The Physical measurement of candidates will be taken at the time of physical efficiency test and those who do not possess the prescribed physical measurement will not be admitted for the physical efficiency test. If accidents or injuries happened to a candidate while participating in the Physical Efficiency Test, he will not be given further chance to participate in the test. The candidates should produce at the time of Physical Efficiency Test, a Medical Certificate in original in the form prescribed hereunder certifying to their physical fitness and eye sight without glasses. The Medical Certificate should be one obtained from a Medical Officer under the Government not below the rank of an Assistant Surgeon/Junior Consultant and the same shall be uploaded in the OTR Profile by the candidate at time of Certificate Verification.
Last date for receipt of applications : 01.02.2017 Wednesday up to 12.00 Midnight.