Gazette Date: 11/11/2016

Last Date: 14/12/2016

Category No: 337/2016

Part 1 (General Category)
Applications are invited online only by ONE TIME REGISTRATION from qualified candidates for appointment to the under mentioned post in Apex Societies of Co-operative Sector in Kerala.
1 Name of concern : Apex Societies of Co-operative Sector in Kerala
2 Name of post : Peon / Peon Attender
3 Scale of Pay : ` 11800-33050/- (Revised)
4 Number of Vacancies : 6 (Six)

(i) The above vacancies are now in existence in the Kerala State Co-operative Bank Limited for the post of Peon/Peon Attender for General Category alone. Vacancies if any, further reported will be filled by apportioning the same in the ratio of 1:1 between General Category (Part I) and Society Category (Part II) in continuation of the division already made and candidates will be advised accordingly, the first turn going to General Category.

(ii) The vacancies reported for this post from each Apex Society and if the qualification is the same, will be apportioned between General Category (part I) and Society Category (Part II) in the proportion 1:1 ratio and candidates will be advised for appointment accordingly. The first turn of vacancy of each Apex Society will be for General Category.

(iii) A common Ranked list will be prepared for the vacancies under General Category (Part I) for all the Apex Societies together and such vacancies which are earmarked for General Category will be filled up from this common Ranked list. Candidates will be advised against the vacancies reported for the above post having the scale of pay as prescribed by the concerned Apex Society from this Ranked List strictly in accordance with the order of receipt of vacancies in the office of commission and in

accordance with the rules of reservation and rotation followed by the commission. Candidates will not have the right to choose a particular Apex Society/ Scale of Pay. But separate notification will be issued under Part II for filling up the vacancies ear-marked for society category. The rules of reservation as laid down in General Rules 14-17 of KS & SSR 1958 will be followed for appointment from both the lists.

(iv) The ranked list prepared and published by the Commission for the post 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 is published after the expiry of the minimum period of one year. Candidates will be advised for appointment against the aforesaid vacancies earmarked for the General Category during the period of currency of the list.

(v) The selection in pursuance of this notification will be made on a statewide basis.

5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6. Age : 18­40, Only candidates born between 02.01.1976 and

01.01.1998 (Both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post . Other Backward Communities and SC/ST Candidates are eligible for usual relaxation.

(For conditions regarding the age relaxation Please see part 2 of the General Conditions)

For concession allowed in 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. Relaxation of age will be allowed to all provisional employees of the twenty nine Co-operative institutions mentioned in G. O. (P) No. 41/98 dated09.03.1998 (whether they continue in service or relieved from service) who have been appointed through the Employment Exchange to the extent of their provisional service provided they possess a minimum service of one year in the provisional appointment. The maximum period of relaxation allowed to such persons will be five years. Once they get appointment on regular basis, the concession will not be available for further appointment to any other post. The candidates who are entitled to the above concession shall note the details there of in the respective column of the application and submit certificate (original) obtained from the Head of Office or Head of Department or Appointing Authority of the Co-operative Institutions concerned, when the Commission calls for. The certificate should contain all the relevant

particulars such as the post in which the applicant has /had provisional services, the scale of pay, name of the Co-operative Institution in which he/ she has/ had worked, the date of commencement of provisional service and the date of termination of the provisional service. It should also be noted in the certificate that the applicant is not holding regular appointment under the Co-operative Institution. The original certificate thus produced will not be returned to the candidate.

7. Qualifications:

Pass in Standard VII (New) or Equivalent Examination.

Note:- 3% of the vacancies for the post is reserved for qualified Physically

Handicapped candidates as per the Government Order G.O(P)No. 8/2010/SWD dated 01.02.2010.
8. Mode of Sending the Applications:-

Candidates shall register as per ‘ONE TIME REGISTRATION ‘ system on the Official

Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ‘’ for applying for the
post. Candidates who have registered shall apply by logging on to their profile using

their User- ID and password. Candidates shall click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective post in the Notification link while apply 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 be 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. Candidates can view and have a print-out of the details in the profile if required, by clicking the link Registration Card. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before applying for a post, candidates must ensure correctness of the information in their profile. They shall quote the User- ID for further communication with the Commission. Applications once submitted will be received as provisional and particulars shall not be deleted or altered after submission. Applications submitted not in accordance with the conditions of the notification will be summarily rejected. Documents to prove Qualification, community, age etc. have to be produced as and when called for .

9. Last date for receipt of application : 14.12.2016, Wednesday up to 12 midnight.

10. Address to which applications are to be sent: www.keralapsc.

11. Sub Paras v,viii,ix, x, xi, xii, xiii in Para 2 and Para 7 of General Conditions regarding

recruitment by KPSC are not applicable to this post.

12. 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 Admission Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination.
(For details including ID cards etc, refer to the General Conditions at the end of the notification)