Trainee Pilot (Group ‘A’ Gazetted), Cabinet Secretariat


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Job Profile:

Applications are invited from eligible Indian Citizens for making recruitment to the vacant posts of Trainee Pilot Group ‘A’ Technical (Non-Ministerial) in the Department under Cabinet Secretariat. Candidates will recruited purely on direct basis. Candidates should be ready to work anywhere in India as the post carries All India Service liability.


The minimum age limit set for the post of Trainee Pilot is 20 years as on 1 February 2012.
The maximum age limit set for the post of Trainee Pilot is 30 years as on 1 February 2012.

Candidates should strictly follow this age criteria for being eligible for the posts of Trainee Pilot in Cabinet Secretariat. Relaxation in the upper age limit will be provided to the reserved categories candidates as per the rules of Government of India only.

Educational Qualification:

Candidates are required to possess the minimum educational qualification set for the post of Tarinee Pilot in Cabinet Secretariat i.e. Higher Secondary or equivalent from a recognized board. Candidates should also possess a valid Commercial Pilot License or Helicopter pilot Commercial License from Director General Civil Aviation, besides the specified educational qualification.

No. of posts: Total 21 posts are available.

Vacancies for General candidates: Only 10 posts are available.
Vacancies for Scheduled Caste candidates: Only 3 posts are available.
Vacancies for Scheduled Tribes candidates: Only 2 posts are available.
Vacancies for OBC candidates: Only 6 posts are available.

Pay Scale: Selected candidates will be given the prescribed salary i.e. Rs. 15600-39100 with a Grade Pay of Rs. 5400.

Selection Process:

Selection of candidates will be made through the conduct of a Competitive Written Examination followed by a Personal Interview Test with the Selection Committee. Candidates will be required to qualify in both the stages of the selection process to get selected on the specified position in Cabinet Secretariat.

How to apply: Interested candidates must apply in the prescribed format only. Application form complete in all respect should be sent alongwith the two recent passport size photograph duly attested by Gazetted Officer in an envelope. The envelope should be superscribed as “Application for the post of ___________________” and it should reach the following address:

JDD (Pers-A), Post Bos No. 3003,
Lodhi Road Post Officer, New Delhi - 110003.

Contact Details:

Cabinet Secretariat,
Government of India.

Last date to apply: 10 March 2012

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