Enrolment of Recruits in the territorial Army
119 Infancy Battalion [Territorial Army] ASSAM will be conducting recruitment rally for persons hailing from North Eastern Region, West Bengal & Andaman Nicobar Island from 04 Aug 2014 to 07 Aug 2014 at Kench’s Trace, Bishnupur, Shillong [Meghalaya] from 0700 hrs.
Total No of vacancies are as follows:-
[a] Soldier general Duty-10
[e] Chef [C]-02
[f] Black Smith-01
[g] House Keeper-02
Events for recruitment rally are as under:-
04 Aug 2014 = 0700hrs to 1400hrs
05 Aug to 14 = 0900hrs to 1500hrs
07 Aug 14
Event:- Running and Physical Test. Medical Examination and Personal interview.
The Qualitative Requirements [QR] are as under:-
Minimum Educational Qualification:-
[i] Soldier general Duty- West Bengal – Class X Pass with 45% aggregate.
Assam,Tripura & Meghalaya [Except ST] & gorkhas of Indian domicile,Andaman and Nicobar Group Island [Except ST & Aboriginals] Class X simple pass. All other NE Status, Sikkim,Tribals & Aboriginals of Andaman & Nicobar Group Island and all ST candidates – Class VIII pass.
[ii] House Keeper:- class VIII Pass and efficiency in trade work.
[iii] Washerman, EBR & Chef [C], black smit:-Class 10th pass and efficiency in trade work.Class VIII pass for candidates from North East states,Sikkim, Andaman & nicobar group of Islands,Gorkhas & ST candidates.
[iv] Soldier Clerk:-minimum educational qualification-class XII pass with 50% marks in aggregate and not less than 40% marks in any subject. Should have computer knowledge and studied & passed English and Maths/Accts/Book keeping in class 10th & 12th with minimum 40% in each of these subjects.
Height:-152 cms for Gorkhas, Garhwails & assamese, 155 cms for adivasis & 160 cms for all other categories
Chest:-77 cms with expansion of 05 cms.
Physical test:- The screened candidates who qualify in the 1.6 Km run will be put
through the following physical tests in the sequence as under:-
[a] Pull Up.
[c] 9 ft Ditch.
The candidates should posses good military bearing and will undergo a medical examination by a qualified military doctor prior to the enrolment and should be medically fit as per laid down Army standards. The selected candidates will be employed by 119 infantry Battalian [territorial Army] Assam, Pin-934319, c/o 99 APO as Territorial Army soldier [Combatant]. Territorial army soldiers are embodied for military service as and when required only.The pay and other facilities when embodied for military service is an under:-
[a] after attestation- Approx Rs 18,000/- per month incl DA.
[b]Free food, accn & clothing
[c]Free medical facilities while in service.
Note:-Above pay and facilities will not be provided when not embodied for military service.Assured embodiment for Territorial Army soldier is only for two months in a year
Terms and conditions :-17 yrs of service or 50 yrs age [Period of service] whichever is earlier.
Pensioner Benefits:-Pensioner benefits are applicable as per Regular Army on completion of minimum 15 yrs of embodied service. Territorial Army persons who do not complete 15 yrs embodied service at the time of retirement are not eligible for pension.
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