EPFO Recruitment 2019: 280 Assistant Vacancies

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (Ministry of Labour & Employment, Govt. of India) has issued notifications for recruiting eligible candidates to the posts of Assistants. Please find detailed information regarding the vacancies below.

Important Dates

Commencement of online Registration:30.05.2019

Last date for applying: 25.06.2019

Date of Online Examination: 30th July, 2019 and 31st July, 2019

Downloading of Call Letters: 20th July, 2019 to 30th July, 2019

Main Examination (Phase-II): Call letters will be sent after declaration of result of Preliminary Examination (Phase-I).

About Vacancies

Total: 280

Category-wise split up:

UR: 113

EWS: 28

SC: 42

ST: 21


PwD (Visual Disability): 03

PwD (Hearing Disability): 03

PwD (Locomotor Disability including cerebral palsy, leprosy cured, dwarfism, acid attack victims and muscular dystrophy): 03

PwD (Autism, intellectual disability, specific learning disability and mental illness & Multiple Disability): 02

How to Apply

Eligible candidates must ensure that they possess the necessary qualifications and fulfil all the required criteria before applying for the posts.

Interested candidates need to apply online by visiting the Official Website. No other mode of application submission would be accepted.

Candidates should have valid a personal E-mail ID and a mobile number. It should be kept active till the recruitment process is fully complete.

Candidates should keep the following ready before registering applications:

  • Valid E-mail id
  • Scanned copy of latest passport size coloured photograph (4.5cm × 3.5cm)
  • Scanned copy of left thumb impression
  • Scanned signature in digital format (with black ink)
  • Handwritten declaration stating that all these scanned documents adhere to the required specifications

Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility.

Essential Qualification

Interested candidates must have obtained a Degree from recognized University or equivalent as on 25th June 2019.

Selection Procedure

Selection of candidates for all the posts would be made on the basis of the performance of the eligible candidates in the following:

  • Preliminary Examination (100 Marks)
  • Main Examination (230 marks)


Minimum: 20 years

Maximum: 27 years

Cut Off Date: 25.06.2019

Upper Age limit is relaxable by:

3 years for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer).

5 years for SC/ST candidates.

Persons with Disabilities Candidates:

  • By 10 years for General
  • By 13 years for OBC (Non-Creamy Layer)
  • By 15 years for SC/ST


General/OBC candidates: Rs 500

SC/ST/PwD, Departmental, Female, EWS candidates: Rs 250

The fee has to be paid online through credit card/debit card, Net Banking and other such modes available.

Other Information

Pay Scale

Level- 7 of Pay Matrix (Civilian employees) under the 7th Pay Commission with Entry Pay Rs. 44,900/- plus DA, HRA and Transport Allowance and other allowances.

Official Link

Official Website

Official Notification



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