(Notification) Recruitment For The Post of Constable (Technical & Tradesmen) in CRPF - 2013


Central Reserve Police Force

Recruitment of Constables (Trade & Technical)

Applications are invited from Male and Female Indian citizens who are ordinarily resident in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamilnadu and Kerala for filling up the vacancies of Constables (Trade & Technical) in CRPF. State-wise vacancies released/notified are as under:-

Constables (Trade & Technical)

Total Posts: 634

Pay Scale : Band-1 Rs. 5200 – 20,200 with Grade Pay Rs. 2,000/-

Education /Technical Qualification :

  • For post of Constable (Fitter), candidates must possess either 2 year ITI Diploma Certificate in Mechanic Motor Vehicle issued by National Council for Vocational Training approved by DGET, Ministry of Labour which is an apex body Or Diploma in Automobile issued by All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE) approved by Ministry of Human Resource Development, which is an apex body. Further for post of Constable Fitter) the candidates should have one year experience. However, wards of CRPF personnel who have undergone training in ITIs run by CRPF are exempted from one year practical experience.

  • For post of CT (Driver), candidates should possess “Transport Vehicle” driving licence and pass the driving test at the time of recruitment. DRIVING LICENCES POSSESSED BY THE CANDIDATES SHOULD BE IN CONFORMITY WITH THE PROVISIONS OF MOTOR VEHICLES ACT, 1988.

  • For post of CT(Bugler/ Tailor/ Cobler/ Carpenter/Gardener/ Painter/ Pipe Band/ Brass Band/ Cook/ Water Carrier/Safai Karmachari / Barber/ Washerman/Woman & Hair Dresser),candidates should be having good working knowledge of trade in which he/she wishes to be enlisted.

  • Candidates should qualify trade test at the time of recruitment process.

Age Limit: Between 18 to 23 Years as on 01/8/2013

Physical Standards


  • For Male candidates - 170 Cms.
  • For Female Candidates - 157 Cms

CHEST (only for male candidates)

  • Un-expanded - 80 Cms (with minimum 5 Cms expansion)

Medical Standards

(a) Eye Sight :

  • The minimum distance vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of two eyes without correction i.e. without wearing of glasses.

  • Colour blindness will be a disqualification for the above posts and if at any stage of their service career, if they are found to be colour blind, they will be boarded out as per SHAPE Policy in vogue.

b) The candidates must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes and they should possess high colour vision. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defects likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties. They should conform to the medical standards prescribed by the Force and should be declared fit by the Medical officer of the CRPF. The medical certificate obtained from elsewhere will not be entertained.

c) Medical Test (X Ray & Laboratory) shall be conducted only in respect of those candidates who are found otherwise medically fit. No appeal will lie if the candidate is declared unfit in X-Ray or in other test/examination.


The candidates who qualify in STAGE-I (PST/PET) will be informed in writing on the day of PST/PET (Stage-I) itself about the dates on which they are required to appear for written test and place of test. The written test will be as under:-

i) The written test will be of 100 marks consisting of two parts, i.e., PartI - Knowledge expected from a Class – 10 pass candidates and Part-II relating to knowledge of the Trade.

ii) Part-I of Question Paper will consist of 50 objective type questions carrying 1 mark each to assess the following:

  • a) General awareness / general knowledge

  • b) Knowledge of elementary mathematics

  • c) Analytical aptitude.

  • d) Ability to observe and distinguish patterns.

  • e) Basic knowledge of the candidates in English/Hindi.

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Application Fee/How To Apply

Eligible and desirous candidates should send their applications in the proforma given in Appendix-A. Application forms duly completed in all respects and after affixing latest passport size photographs be sent to the authorities, as mentioned below, located within the State of domicile of the candidate so as to reach there on or before 1700 hrs on 01/07/2013. It should be superscribed on the envelope that “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF CONSTABLE (TECH & TRADE) IN CRPF – 2013”.

All candidates will also send two self addressed envelopes of 4” x 9” size duly affixing postage stamps for Rs. 22/- thereon, alongwith their applications.

The male candidates belonging to General and OBC categories should also send alongwith their application forms, application fee of Rs. 50/- (Rupees fifty only) by means of crossed IPO/Demand Draft/ Banker's Cheque drawn in favour of the Deputy Inspector General of Police of concerned application receiving centre, mentioned above. The IPO/Demand Draft/Banker's Cheque should be purchased / drawn after the date of publication of advertisement and should be payable/encashable at Post office/Bank where the application receiving centre is situated. Applications of Male candidates belonging to General and OBC categories will be straightaway rejected if application fee, as above, is not attached alongwith the application.

Male candidates belonging to SC and ST Categories and Female candidates are not required to pay application fee. Similarly, Ex.Servicemen candidates eligible for reservation are also exempted from paying application fee.

Selection Process

Candidates whose applications are accepted will be issued call letters by the Application Receiving Centres intimating place and date on which they are required to appear for the recruitment process. Stage-I of recruitment process will be different for posts of Constable (Driver & Fitter) from that of all other posts. However, remaining process/Stage will be same for all posts. Candidates will have to undergo tests as per details given below.

  • STAGE - I (Physical efficiency test/Physical standards test)






Last Dates: 01/07/2013

Courtesy : CRPF