Head Office, NALGONDA
Fax No.08682 220167 ; Phone No.08682 222512, 222790 ;
E-Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org ; email@example.com ;
Website : http://www.nalgondadccb.org
Applications are invited for Appointment to the post of ‘Staff Assistants/Clerks’ in The Nalgonda
District Cooperative Central Bank Ltd., Nalgonda
Opening Date for ON-LINE Registration of Application 12.09.2011
Closing date for ON-LINE Registration of Application 03.10.2011
Dates for Payment of Application Fee From 12.09.2011 to 03.10.2011
Tentative date of written test 30.10.2011 Forenoon
S.No Category No. of Vacancies Of which Women
1. OC 29 11
2. SC 10 4
3. ST 5 1
4. BC A 4 1
5. BC B 7 3
6. BC C 1 -
7. BC D 3 1
8. BC E 2 -
9. EXS - -
10. PC 2 -
Total 63 21
Abbreviations stand for: OC-Open Competition, SC-Scheduled Castes, ST-Scheduled Tribe, BC-
Backward Classes, EXS-Ex-Servicemen, PC-Physically Challenged.
i. Reservation for BC-E Group will be subject to adjudication of the litigation pending before
the Hon‟ble Courts and Government Orders thereon.
ii. 25% of the total vacancies are earmarked to be filled up with the staff working in the PACS
affiliated to the Nalgonda DCCB, Nalgonda, who fulfill the eligibility criteria laid down in
this notification and the vacancies as shown for other candidates in different categories may
finally vary accordingly
iii. The number of vacancies as also the number of reserved vacancies is provisional and may
vary according to the actual requirement. Further the Bank reserves the right to enhance the
vacancies up to 10% as per requirements at the time of final selection/appointment.
02. Pay scale & emoluments:
The Scale of Pay for the post of Staff Assistant at present is Rs.5450-300/2-6050-350/4-7450-400/3-
8650-500/4-10650-550/4-12850-650/5-16100-700/1-16800 (24 stages) + 4 stag. increments of
Rs.700/- each biannually after reaching maximum in the scale. At present the total starting
emoluments are around Rs. 10,000/- per month, inclusive of DA & HRA at the current rates.
Note: Other allowances & perquisites admissible as per the rules of the Bank.
03. Eligibility criteria :
A. For Open Market Recruitments (other than those from affiliate PACS):
i)Local Candidate :-
The DCC Bank has its area of operations as the District and as such all positions are within the
District and suitable for Local Candidates only. Accordingly only candidates local to the Nalgonda
District are eligible to apply for the posts. The Criterion reckoned in this regard is as under:
a) He/She should have studied in an educational institution or educational institutions (i.e.,
University or any educational institution recognized by the State Government) within the District
for a period of not less than four consecutive academic years ending with the academic year in
which he/she appeared or, as the case may be, first appeared for the Graduation examination; or
b) Where during the whole or any part of the four consecutive academic years ending with the
academic year in which he/she appeared or as the case may be, first appeared for the Graduation
examination, he/she has not studied in any educational institution in the District, if he/she has
resided in the District for a period of not less than four years immediately preceding the date of
commencement of the Graduation examination in which he/she appeared or as the case may be,
ii) AGE (as on 01.08.2011) : Minimum 18 years – Maximum 30 years
Relaxation of upper age limit :
Sl. Category Age Relaxation
1 Scheduled Caste/Scheduled tribe Candidates 5 years
2 Backward Class Candidates 3 years
3 Physically Challenged – General Category Candidates 10 years
4 Physically Challenged – SC/ST Category Candidates 15 years
5 Physically Challenged – BC Category Candidates 13 years
6 Ex-Servicemen/Disabled Ex-Servicemen Actual period of service rendered
in defence services + 3 years (8
years for disabled ex-serviceman
belonging to SC/ST) subject to
the maximum age of 50 years
1. The relaxation in upper age limit is cumulative subject to the maximum age of 50 years.
2. An ex-serviceman who has once joined a Government job on civil side after availing of the
benefits given to him as an Ex-Serviceman for his re-employment, including a job in any Public
Sector Undertaking, ceases to enjoy ex-servicemen status for further employment.
3. An Ex-Serviceman, who is discharged from Service on or before 01.08.2011 is only eligible to
4. Above relaxations are available only if the candidates fulfill the various conditions prescribed in
the Govt. of India orders and instructions in this regard. To claim age relaxation, reserved
category candidates will be required to submit a copy of the Community Certificate at the time of
Definition: Physically Challenged Persons (PC) –Definition of Categories of Disabilities:
(a) An Orthopedically Challenged (OC) person is one suffering from Locomotor Disability or
Cerebral Palsy. Persons who suffer from not less than 40% of relevant disability (as certified by a
Medical Board appointed by the Central/State Govt.) would be eligible for reservation in services/
Locomotor Disability means disability of the bones, joints or muscles leading to substantial
restriction of the movement of the limbs or any form of cerebral palsy.
Cerebral Palsy means a group of non progressive conditions of a person characterized by
abnormal motor control posture resulting from brain insult or injuries occurring in the pre-natal,
peri-natal, or infant period of development.
(b) Deaf & Hearing Impaired (HI): The deaf are those persons in whom the sense of hearing is non-
functional for ordinary purposes of life i.e. total loss of hearing in both ears. They do not hear,
understand sounds at all even with amplified speech. Hearing impairment means loss of sixty
decibels or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.
(c) Visually Impaired: (VI) The visually impaired persons are those suffering from blindness of low
Blindness- refers to a condition where a person suffers from any of the following conditions:
(i) total absence of sight (ii) Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (Snellen) in the better
eye with correcting lenses, (iii) Limitation of the field or vision subtending an angle of 20 degree
Person with low vision- means a person with impairment of visual functioning even after
treatment or standard refractive correction, but who uses or is potentially capable of using vision
for the planning or execution of a task with appropriate assistive device.
Use of Scribe : The visually impaired candidates and candidates whose writing speed is affected
by cerebral palsy can use their own scribe at their cost during the written examination. In all such
cases where a scribe is used, the following rules will apply:
The candidate will have to arrange his/her own scribe-
i) At his /her own cost
ii) The academic qualification of the scribe should be one grade lower than the stipulated
iii) The scribe can be from any academic discipline. The scribe should possess 60% or lesser
iv) Both the candidates as well as the scribe will have to give a suitable undertaking, confirming
that the scribe fulfills all the stipulated eligibility criteria for a scribe as mentioned above.
Further, in case, it later transpires that he/she did not fulfill any of the laid down eligibility
criteria or suppressed material facts, the candidature of the applicant will stand cancelled,
irrespective of the result or the written examination.
v) Such candidates who use a scribe shall be eligible for extra time of 20 minutes for every
hour of the examination.
iii) Educational Qualification (as on 01.08.2011):
Graduation of a recognized University.
Knowledge of English and Proficiency in local language (Telugu) is essential.
B. For candidates in service of PACS affiliated to Nalgonda DCC Bank Ltd., Nalgonda :
(i) Educational Qualification – Intermediate plus JDC or Graduation from a recognized University
as on 1.8.2011.
(ii) The Maximum age limit for any category of the candidates is 50 years, (as per Government of
(iii) Age relaxation is given upto the age of 45 years in the case of all candidates from affiliate
PACS and other relaxations as applicable in the case of Reserved Category as specified
hereunder subject to the overall age limit of 50 years;
Sl. Age eligibility for Staff of PACS( as of 01-08-2011/
No. relaxation in age)
1 OC Not exceeding 45 years as on 1.8.2011
2 SC/ST candidates 5 years
3 Backward Class candidates 3 years
4 Physically Challenged – General Category 10 years
5 Physically Challenged SC/ ST Category 15 years subject to the maximum age
candidates of 50 years
6 Physically Challenged BC Category 13 years subject to the maximum age
candidates of 50 years
Note: The relaxation in upper age limit is cumulative subject to the maximum age of 50 years
as of 01-08-2011.
(iv) Minimum Service : The candidates applying under this category should have completed a
minimum of 10 years service in the PACS affiliated to the Nalgonda DCCB, as on 01.08.2011.
The Service Register of the employee of the PACS (affiliated to Nalgonda DCCB) duly
certified by the DLCO concerned, will be taken as the proof of service at the time of interview.
04. Application Fee including Bank and other Charges (Non Refundable) :
The application fee including Bank and other charges (non refundable), is as under :
Fee Prescribed for
Category Direct Inservice candidates of
recruitment PACS affiliated to DCCB
1 SC/ST/PC/EXS bank charges Rs. 100/- Rs. 50/-
2 OC/BC (application fee + bank Rs. 300/- Rs. 150/-
Payment of Fee:
As a first step, Candidates should download the Challan forms from the Bank‟s website
After filling in the required information on the Challan form they should make payment of fees in
any of the State Bank of India Branches in Nalgonda District, and should keep the
„Candidate‟s Copy‟ of the remitted Challan form with them for producing the same at the time of
written test along with the latest passport size photograph.
Candidates should ensure that on deposit of fee, the Challan issued by the Bank contains the
Bank Branch Name
Branch Code No.
Date of Remittance
Note: Candidates will not be permitted for the Written Test without production of this
Challan form and Photograph.
Fees should be paid invariably between 12.09.2011 to 03.10.2011.
Payment of fee by Demand Draft/Cheque/Money Orders/Postal Orders etc, or any other means
will not be accepted.
Examination fee once paid will not be refunded on any account nor can it be held in reserve for
any other selection process.
The list of Bank Branches for payment of fee, together with code Nos is available on our Bank‟s
website http://www.nalgondadccb.org for the information of the candidates.
05. Selection Procedure :
The selection of the candidates shall be made on the basis of written test and interview. The written
test will be conducted in English. All the eligible candidates who apply with the requisite fee and
whose applications are received in time will be called for a written test, which will comprise the
(a) Written test marks : 175 marks & Interview – 25marks ;
(b) There shall be Negative Marking for wrong answers.;
(c) Marking the answers with Black ink Ball Pen only ;
(d) Exam question contents would be as under :
(i) Objective type of test.
(ii) Test of Reasoning.
(iii)Test of Numerical Ability.
(iv) Test of Computer and Clerical Aptitude.
(v) Test of English Language.
Time allotted : 120 minutes.
Marks obtained in the written test will be reckoned for merit ranking. Accordingly, candidates will be
called for interview. Depending upon the number of vacancies only those candidates who rank
sufficiently high in the written test will be called for the interview in the ratio of 1:4. Mere
eligibility/pass in the test shall not vest any right for being called for interview. The detailed
information regarding the written test “Acquaint yourself” information is available on the bank‟s
web site; http://www.nalgondadccb.org, which can be downloaded by the candidates.
Final selection will be on the basis of the ranking accorded, after adding the marks obtained in the
written test and interview.
i) The written test will be held on 30th October, 2011 Fore Noon.
ii) The date of examination is tentative. The exact date will be communicated to the candidates
through call letter for the examination. The Bank, however, reserves the right to cancel or make
any change in the date of examination, as per need.
iii) The written test will be held preferably at the District Head Quarters i.e., Nalgonda or a
convenient town in the District; The venue/s for the written test will be indicated in the Call
iv) Request for change of Venue of written test will not be entertained.
07. Appointment :
Candidates selected for current vacancies shall be taken into the service in the descending order of
merit as per the requirement. The candidate, upon selection, would have to execute a Contract Bond,
that, he/she would serve the Bank continuously for a minimum period of 2 years.
08. How to apply :
(a) Candidates have to register Online through Bank‟s website http://www.nalgondadccb.org
only between 12.09.2011 to 03.10.2011. No other means/mode of applications shall be
(b) Candidates should have a valid personal e-mail id. In case, candidate is not having valid e-mail id,
he/she should create a new e-mail id. This e-mail id should be valid for the duration of the project.
(c) Log on to Bank‟s website http://www.nalgondadccb.org and go through the detailed
advertisement and to ensure candidate‟s eligibility to apply for the said post.
(d) Before applying Online candidates are required to have a scanned (digital image) of his/her
photograph and signature as per the specifications given below. Candidates are required to
upload a scanned copy of his / her photograph along with a scanned copy of signature in the
(e) First take a Print out of the „Fee Payment Challan‟ from the Bank‟s website
http://www.nalgondadccb.org Fill in the Fee Payment Challan in a clear and legible
handwriting in Block Letters. Go to the nearest State Bank of India Branch with the Fee
payment Challan and pay, in Cash, the appropriate Application Fee in the designated CBS
Account as given in the fee payment challan. Obtain the counterfoil (Candidate‟s copy) of the
Fee payment Challan.
(f) Candidates are required to visit the Bank‟s website http://www.nalgondadccb.org and apply
for the post Online, by filling the particulars required therein.
(g) Branch Name, Branch Code, Transaction ID and Date of payment of Fee as appearing in the
Challan should be correctly furnished in the application at appropriate place. Please note that
without valid payment details, on-line registration of application will be summarily rejected.
(h) All the mandatory fields (marked with*) should be filled in, otherwise the system will not accept
(i) After filling in all the required particulars in the application, candidates shall submit the
application on-line. Click “submit” button and the online application will be registered. A
Registration Number and Password will appear for your online registration immediately on the
screen. This can be used only for taking print out of the online application registered by the
candidates, for their records/production at the time of interview.
(j) Guidelines for Scanning the Photograph and Signature:
Before applying online a candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his / her
photograph and signature as per the specifications given below.
(I) PHOTOGRAPH IMAGE:
Photograph must be recent passport size colour picture.
The picture should be in colour, against a light-coloured, preferably White background.
Look straight at the camera with a relaxed face.
If the picture is taken on a sunny day, have the sun behind you, or place yourself in the
shade, so that you are not squinting and there are no harsh shadows
If you have to use flash, ensure there‟s no “red-eye”
If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly
Caps, hats and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must
not cover your face.
Dimensions 200*230 pixels (preferred)
Size of file should be between 20kb-50kb.
Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50KB. If the size of the file is
more than 50KB, then adjust the settings of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of
colors etc., during the process of scanning.
(II) SIGNATURE IMAGE:
The applicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink Pen.
The signature must be signed only by the applicant and not by any other person.
The signature will be used to put on the Hall ticket and wherever necessary.
If the Applicant‟s signature on the answer script, at the time of the examination, does not
match the signature on the Hall Ticket, the applicant will be disqualified.
Dimensions 140*60 Pixels (Preferred)
Size of file should be between 10kb – 20kb
Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 20KB
(III) SCANNING THE PHOTOGRAPH & SIGNATURE:
Set the scanner resolution to a minimum of 200 dpi (dots per inch)
Set color to True color
File size as specified above
Crop the image in the scanner to the edge of the photograph/signature, then use the upload
editor to crop the image to the final size (as specified above)
The image file should be JPG or JPEG format. An example file name is : image01.jpg or
Image dimensions can be checked by listing the folder files or moving the mouse over the
file image icon.
Candidates using MS Windows/MS Office can easily obtain photo and signature in .jpeg format
not exceeding 50KB & 20KB respectively by using MS Paint or MS Office Picture Manager.
Scanned photograph and signature in any format can be saved in .jpg format by using „Save As‟
option in the File menu and size can be reduced below 50KB (photograph) & 20KB (signature) by
using crop and then resize option (please see point (i) & (ii) above for the pixel size) in the
„Image‟ menu. Similar options are available in other photo editor also.
If the file size and format are not as prescribed, an error message will be displayed.
While filling the Online Application Form the candidate will be provided with a link to upload his
photograph and signature.
Procedure for uploading the Photograph and Signature :
i. There will be two separate links for uploading Photograph and Signature.
ii. Click on the respective link “Upload Photograph and Signature”
iii. Browse & Select the location where the Scanned Photo/Signature file has been saved.
iv. Select the file by clicking on it.
v. Click the „Upload‟ button.
Your Online Application will not be registered unless you upload your photo and signature
a. In case the face in the photograph or signature is unclear, the candidate‟s application may be
b. After registering online, candidates are advised to take a print out of their system generated
online application forms.
c. In case the photograph or signature is unclear, the candidate may edit his/her application and
re-upload his/her photograph or signature.
(k) The link for registration of application will be open on our website on the dates indicated at the
top of this advertisement (12.09.2011 to 03.10.2011).
(l) There is provision to modify the submitted on-line application. Candidates are requested to make
use of this facility to correct the details in on-line application, if any. This Modification facility
shall be available after 2 days of registration & up to the last date for on-line registration.
Modification will be allowed only 3 times. After the last date, no modification will be permitted.
(m) Candidates should take utmost care to furnish the correct details while filling in on-line
(n) After applying on-line, the candidate should take a print out of the system generated on-line
application form and retain it along with Registration Number & Password safely for future
reference. They should not send this print out to the Bank. The print out of the on-line application
will have to be invariably submitted at the time of Interview.
(o) Candidates are advised in their own interest to apply on-line much before the closing date and not
to wait till the last date for depositing the fees to avoid the possibility of disconnection/
inability/failure to log on the Bank‟s website on account of heavy load on internet/website jam.
(p) The Bank does not assume any responsibility for the candidates not being able to submit their
applications within the last date on account of the aforesaid reasons or for any other reason
beyond the control of the Bank.
(q) Please note that the above procedure is the only valid procedure for applying. No other mode of
application or incomplete steps would be accepted and any such incomplete/incorrect applications
would be rejected.
(r) The Candidate should note/remember the password for future reference and use.
09. General instructions:
a) As the applications are to be processed by a Computerized System, it is essential that the
application should be filled in properly and completely.
b) Before applying, the candidate should ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility and other norms
mentioned in this notification. Bank would be free to reject any application at any stage of the
recruitment process, if the candidate is found ineligible for the post. The decision of the Bank
shall be final on qualification and other eligibility norms.
c) Application once made will not be allowed to be withdrawn.
d) A recent passport size photograph should be firmly pasted on the paid Challan form (Candidate‟s
e) Candidates already in employment should produce „no objection certificate‟ from their employer,
at the time of interview, in the absence of which their candidature will not be considered.
f) Only candidate willing to serve anywhere in the District should apply.
g) Decision of the Bank in all matters regarding eligibility of the candidate the stages at which such
scrutiny of eligibility is to be undertaken, the document to be produced for the purpose of the
conduct of examination, interview, selection and any other matter relating to recruitment will be
final and binding on the candidate. No correspondence or personal enquiries shall be entertained
in this behalf.
h) Bank, may at its discretion hold re-examination wherever necessary in respect of any center/
venue/specific post of venue or a candidate(s).
i) The Bank shall not be responsible for an application being rejected which is based on wrong
information provided in any advertisement issued by an unauthorized person/institution.
j) Any request for change of address will NOT be entertained.
k) Any resultant dispute arising out of this notification shall be subject to the sole jurisdiction of the
courts situated in the District.
l) Bank takes no responsibility for any certificate/remittance sent separately by candidate.
m) No Candidate is permitted to use calculator, Mobiles, papers or any other such instruments during
the examination. The candidates will appear for the written examination at the allotted centers at
their expenses and risks and the Bank will not be responsible for any injury/loss etc. of any
Candidates in their own interest are advised to submit their application on-line well in time
before the last date to avoid possible technical snags.
Appointment of selected candidates is subjected to his/her being declared medically fit as per
the recruitment of the Bank. Such appointments will be subject to the Service & Conduct
Rules of the Bank.
n) Competent Authority for issue of Certificate to SC/ST/BC/PC and proof of local candidate is as
under: (to be produced at the time of interview)
For SC/ST/BC – District Magistrate/Addl. Distt. Magistrate/Collector/Deputy
Commissioner/Addl. Dy. Commissioner/Dy. Collector/First Class Stipendary Magistrate/
Sub-Division Magistrate/Taluka Magistrate/ Executive Magistrate /Extra Assistant
Commissioner/Chief Presidency Magistrate/Additional Chief Presidency Magistrate/
Presidency Magistrate/ Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tahsildar Sub Divisional
Officer of the area where the candidate and/or his/her family normally resides.
For Physically Challenged – the Competent Authority to issue Disability Certificate shall be
a Medical Board duly constituted by the Central or State Govt. The Central/State Govt. may
constitute Medical Boards consisting of at least 3 members out of which one shall be a
specialist in the particular field for assessing loco motor/cerebral/visual/hearing disability as
the case may be.
For local candidate – Bonafide study certificate from the Educational Institution/s
Residential Certificate issued by MRO/Competent Revenue Authorities, as the case may be.
o) Action Against Candidates Found Guilty of Misconduct:
Candidates are advised in their own interest that they should not furnish any particulars that are
false, tampered, fabricated and should not suppress any material information while filling up the
application form. At the time of written examination/interview, if a candidate is (or has been)
found guilty of – (i) using unfair means during the examination or
(ii) impersonating or procuring impersonation by any person or (iii) misbehaving in the
examination hall or taking away the question booklet (or any part thereof)/answer sheet from the
examination hall or (iv) resorting to any irregular or improper means in connection with his/her
candidature for selection or (v) obtaining support for his/her candidature by unfair means, such a
candidate may, in addition to rendering himself/herself liable to criminal prosecution, be liable :
i) To be disqualified from the examination for which he/she is a candidate.
ii) To be debarred either permanently or for a specified period from any examination or
recruitment conducted by the Nalgonda District Cooperative Central Bank Nalgonda.
iii) For termination of service, if he/she has already joined the Bank.
The Bank would be analyzing the responses of a candidate with other candidates to detect patterns of
similarity. If, as per the laid down procedure, it is suspected that the responses have been shared and
scores obtained are not genuine/valid, the bank reserves the right to cancel his/her candidature.
10. Call letters for Written Examination :
All eligible candidates will be required to download call letters from the Bank‟s website. SMS & E-
Mail communication shall be sent to the candidates immediately after the call letters are made
available for download, about ten days in advance of the date of examination.
Place : Nalgonda
Date : 04.09.2011. CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER