Last Grade Servants – Sainik Welfare


Gazette Date: 30/12/2016

Last Date: 01/02/2017

Category No: 471/2016

Applications are invited from qualified Ex­servicemen of Scheduled Tribe candidates of Kerala State for selection to the following post. 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. The photo uploaded through One Time Registration should be the one taken after 31.12.2010. Name of the candidate and the date of the photograph taken should be printed at the bottom portion. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall be valid for 10 years from the date of photograph taken.

1 Name of Department : Sainik Welfare Department

2 Name of post : Last Grade Servants

(Special Recruitment from among Ex­servicemen of ST only)

3 Scale of pay : ` 8500­13210/­ (PR)
4 No. of Vacancy : District wise
Thiruvananthapuram ­ 1
Note:(i) The above Vacancy is now in existence. The list of selected candidates published by the Commission shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year and a maximum period of three years provided that the said list will not continue to be in force if a new list after the expiry of the minimum period of one year is published. Recruitment will be made for the above vacancies and also for the vacancies reported for Special Recruitment from Scheduled Tribes from Sainik Welfare Department during the currency of the list.

(ii) 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 so prepared is not eligible for transfer to another District unless he/she complete five (5) years continuous service from the date of commencement of service in the former District. Even if, transfer is allowed after five (5) years, it will be subject to the orders contained in G.O(Ms)No.4/61/PD dated 2.1.1961. Candidates already in Government service, holding the post in any one District are restricted from applying for the same post in another District. But they can apply for higher posts.

(iii) Candidates from the Ranked List for districtwise selection will be advised for appointment against the Head quarters vacancies also. As per the provision in G.O(Ms)154/71/PD dated 27.05.1971 appointment against the Headquarters vacancies will be started from Thiruvananthapuram District. Separate option need not be given for this. The conditions laid down in GO(P)No.27/13/PD dated 28.09.2013 shall be applicable to the candidates thus appointed.

5 Method of Appointment : Direct Recruitment

(Special Recruitment from among Ex­Servicemen of

Scheduled Tribes only).


Note:­ Applications received from candidates other than Ex­servicemen of Scheduled Tribe will be rejected. Individual communications regarding the rejection of their applications for the above reason will not be issued.

6 Age : 18 – 50

Only Candidates born between 02.01.1966 and

01.01.1998 (both dates included, inclusive of the period of

Military Service) are eligible to apply for this post.

Note :1. But in no case the maximum age limit shall exceed 50 (Fifty) years.

2. For details regarding age relaxation please see the General Conditions given in Part II of this Notification.

7 Qualifications:

Must have passed Standard VII and must not have acquired Graduation.
Note: (a)Physically handicapped candidates and female candidates are not eligible for appointment to the post of Watcher, Night Watcher, Watchman and Night Watchman.

(b) Only one common Ranked List will be prepared for the various posts included in the Last Grade Service.

8 Mode of Submitting application:


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 already 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. No application fee is required. Candidates can view and have a printout 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 each application, the candidates must ensure correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote the User­ID for further communication with the Commission. Application once submitted is treated as provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The application will be summarily rejected if noncompliance 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.Those who have Aadhaar Card should enter it in their profile as Identity Proof.

9 Last Date for receipt of applications :

10 Website Address :

01.02.2017 Wednesday upto 12.00 Midnight.
11 If a Written / OMR Test is conducted as part of this selection, Admission Ticket for eligible candidates will be made available in their Profile for One Time Registration and the date of

downloading will be included in the Examination Calendar. Candidates can download Ad­

mission Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination.

12 Paragraphs two, three and twenty five (except the conditions laid down in the Rule 3 (C) of Part II of the kerala State and Subordinate Service Rules) are not applicable to this selection.

13 Appointments are made on the basis of the rank secured in the ranked list of candidates prepared in pursuance of this notification subject to the conditions laid down in G.O.(P) No. 21/76/PD dated, 17.01.1976 and G.O.(P) No.25/94/GAD dated, 22.01.1994 allowing special reservations to Scheduled Tribes in accordance with the procedures made for this purpose from time to time and subject to the rules under sections 3(c), 17(a), 17(b) of Part II of Kerala State and Subordinate Service Rules, 1958.

(For details including photo and ID card etc. refer to the General Conditions at the end of the notification).