State of Maharashtra has issued a Notice for Recruitment of 4447 posts of Class-III and Class-IV (Stenographer, Junior Clerk and Peon) Employees in District Courts of the State. The interested candidates can apply in ONLINE mode only through the link provided on the official website at http://bombayhighcourt.nic.in. Candidates must carefully read all the instructions as displayed on the website before actually submitting applications, so as to avoid mistakes. Before starting filling in online application, a candidate must have his /her latest passport size photograph and signature duly scanned in separate files in the .jpg/.jpeg format in such a manner that each file size should not exceed 40KB each and shall attach the same at the appropriate places shown in the online application form. To avoid last minute rush, the candidates are advised to submit the applications well in advance. The website would accept the applications round the clock i.e. for 24 hours till 5.30 p.m. on 22nd July 2013, when the link would be disabled. The computer will not accept an incomplete application or an application which as per the particulars furnished by the candidate makes him ineligible for the post. The brief details are as under :
Total Posts : 4447
- Junior Clerks: 2888 vacancies
- Stenographer: 321 vacancies
- Peon: 1238 vacancies
Note : The candidates should not ignore the fact that all these posts are different and therefore, separate Applications need to be sent if applicant want to apply for more than one post.
Educational Qualifications : The minimum and maximum age limit that has been set by the Government for the mentioned posts is 21 years and 33 years respectively for general candidates. The candidates who belong to SC/ST, OBC or Special Backward Class category have been granted a relaxation of 5 years for the maximum age limit for the posts. As far the qualification applicant cleared VII standard can apply for peon position. 10+2 passed is the minimum qualification for Jr. Clerk and Steno jobs but preference will be given to those who are graduate or law graduation. 100 wpm short hand speed and 40 for English typing and 30 Marathi Typing and 80 wpm Marathi shorthand.
Diploma of computer application also required.
Selection Procedure : The candidates, who fulfill the required eligibility criteria related to age, educational qualifications, work experience, etc., will be short-listed in the initial phase for further process. The short-listed candidates will be called for a typing and short-hand test so that their typing abilities may be assessed. The candidates need to display a minimum speed of 100 wpm and 40 wpm for English shorthand and typing respectively for the higher grade vacancies. Also, the candidates will have to display a minimum speed of 80 wpm and 40 wpm for English shorthand and typing respectively for the lower grade vacancies. Then, the candidates will have to go through an oral test taken by the concerned authorities.
Application Fee : An application fee of Rs. 100 needs to be paid through postal order.
How to Apply : The interested and eligible candidates should fill all their details online at http://bombayhighcourt.nic.in website as instruction given by the Bombay High Court.
Important Dates :
- Opening date of application registration: 8th July, 2013
- Closing date: 22nd July, 2013