JSSC Recruitment 2016 Assistant Jailor Post, Exam Pattern / Syllabus

JSSC Assistant Jailor Recruitment 2016
Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission invites applications from eligible candidates for recruitment to the post of Assistant Jailor in Pay Band Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay of Rs.2800. For which, commission is going to conduct “Assistant Jailor Competitive Examination 2016”. Candidates who have obtained Degree from a recognized University are eligible to apply. Aspiring candidates can fill up online application for the post by visiting www.jssc.in from 19/02/2016 after 11 AM to 18/03/2016 till 5 PM.

Post Name: Assistant Jailor
Important Dates
  • Online Application Start: 19/02/2016 (11 AM)
  • Online Application Close: 18/03/2016 (5 PM)
  • Last date for Fee Payment: 25/03/2016


  • Total - 47 Posts
(UR-24, SC-12, ST-05, EBC-03, BC-03)

  • Graduate Degree from a recognized university.
Age Limit as on 01/08/2015
Minimum 21 years,
  • UR-35 years
  • EBC/BC (Male) - 37 years
  • SC/ST (Male, Female) - 40 years
  • Female UR / EBC/BC of Jharkhand - 38 years
Pay Scale

  • (PB-I) Rs.5200-20200 + Rs.2800 GP
Application Fee
  • Rs.115 for SC / ST of Jharkhand
  • Rs.460 for all other candidates.

Age Relaxation: 5 years relaxation will be given to Ex-Servicemen. Note: Benefit of Reservation and relaxation in age will be provided only to the candidates of Jharkhand State. All the candidates of other states will be treated as UR candidates.

Exam Pattern & Selection Process: Examination will be conducted in stages; (I). Preliminary Test, (II). Main Examination and (III). Physical Test. Written Examination (PT & Mains), both will be objective type test. Qualified candidates in Physical Test will be called for Medical Examination. Selection of candidates qualified in Physical test and Medical examination will be done according to merit.

(I).Preliminary Examination (Objective Type)
Name of Test
General Science
Contemporary Subject
Indian History & Culture
The Constitution of India
Gandhi Ideology
Preliminary Examination will be of 2 Hours. 03 Marks will be given for each correct answer and 01 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

(II). Main Examination (Objective Type)
Name of Test
Part-I: Hindi (50 Questions)
Part-II: Regional Language Knowledge (Nagpuri, Panchparganiya, Kurmali, Khortha, Bengali, Odia, Angika, Bhojpuri and Magahi (50 Questions)
2 Hours
General Knowledge (General Science, Computer, Contemporary Subject, Sports, Cinema)
2 Hours
General Study (Indian History & Culture, Geography, Public Administration, Sociology, Indian Constitution and Gandhi Ideology subject) at Graduate Level

Candidates will have to quality in both part of Paper-I separately. Candidates are required to appear for only one language mentioned in Part-II of Paper-1.  Each correct answer carries 01 mark and 0.333 mark will be for each wrong answer. Questions of Paper-2 and 3 will be made available in Hindi and English.

(III).Physical Test
160 cms
81 cms
SC/ST (Male)
155 cms
79 cms
Female (All Categories)
148 cms
(Male) - 1600 Meters in 6 Minutes
(Female) – 1600 Meters in 8 Minutes
High Jump
(Male) - 4 Feet (3 Chances)
(Female) – 3 Feet (3 Chances)
Long Jump
(Male) – 12 Feet (3 Chances)
(Female) – 09 Feet (3 Chances)
Shot Put
(Male)  - 16 Pound (Upto Distance 15 Feet) 3 Chances
(Female) 16 Pound (Upto distance 10 Feet) 3 Chances

Admit Card: Admit Card will be made available at commission’s website. It will not be sent by post.

Mode of Payment: Payment can be made online through NET Banking or using Debit / Credit card or using SBI Challan. SBI Net banking or Debit / Credit Card charge will be Rs.11.40, other bank net banking charge will be Rs.17.10 and other bank Debit / Credit Charge will be Rs.12.54. SBI Challan charge will be Rs.57.

How to Apply: To fill up online application form, candidates need to visit www.jssc.in, open the link “Online Application for Assistant Jailor Competitive Examination 2015”, fill up application form and submit. Online application can be made from 19/02/2016 (11 AM) to 18/03/2016 (5 PM).

Online Application Procedure:
  • Visit www.jssc.in, go to online application link as above said and make registration by giving Mobile Number and Email Id.
  • After registration, you will get Registration Number & Password on your Mobile Phone and Email ID. Note down Registration Number and Password for completing online application.
  • Once against login with correct Registration Number & Password, put required information in the form and upload scanned photograph & signature. (Press save & continue button after filling up each page of online application).
  • On next day after 12 PM, login again and make payment.
  • After Two days from payment of fee, login and take print out of complete application.

How to Make Payment after 18/03/2016
  • After 18/03/2016 and upto 25/03/2016, there will be link available only for payment.
  • In that case, you can make payment by visiting www.onlinesbi.com.
  • Visit www.onlinesbi.com, go to “State Bank Collect”, Select “Jharkhan” in front of “State of Corporate/Institute”, and select “Govt. Department” in front of “Type of Corporate/Institute” and Press “Go” button to open next page.
  • Now Select “Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission” against “Govt. Department Name” and press Submit button.
  • After this, select “AJCE-2015” in front of “Payment Category” and make payment putting your Registration Number.

Official Website: www.jssc.in

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