BORDER ROADS ORGANIZATION- VARIOUS POST RECRUITMENT

Updated On : 19 Aug, 2022

BRO: AT A GLANCE:

The Border Roads Organization recently published a notice on the recruitment of numerous positions on its official website, and only male candidates are required to apply. Women candidates are not required to apply. Anyone interested in applying should read this post because it contains all the exam-related information they need to be aware of such as the eligibility criteria, application process and exam pattern. 

Important Dates

Event

Date

Application dates

Yet to be announced

Last date to submit application fee

Yet to be announced

Exam date

Yet to be announced

Important Links

Official Website

Click Here

Official Notice 

Click Here

HOW TO APPLY:

1. Go to the Border Roads Organisation’s official website.

2. There is a link to register on the homepage; if you have already registered, skip this step and log in using your credentials.

3. After logging in, complete the application form with the necessary information.

4. Submit the required documents online and pay the application fee.

5 After completing the application process, take a printout of your response. 

Application Fee

The application fee must be paid instantly after filling out the application form through the online URL link in the direction of the Commandant, GREF Centre, Pune-411015. There won't be any other forms of payment accepted. A copy of the e-receipt must be included with the application form by the candidate. The following list includes the application fees for each category: -

Category 

Application Fee

General candidates and EWS including Ex-servicemen 

Rs 50/-

Other Backward Class candidates

Rs 50/-

Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Tribe

NIL

Persons with Benchmark Disabilities 

NIL 


ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

(1) Nationality

A candidate must be either:- 

(i) a citizen of India, OR 

(ii) a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. 

(2) Age Limit 

Draughtsman 

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Supervisor (Administration)

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Supervisor Stores

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General )

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Supervisor Cipher

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Hindi Typist

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Operator (Communication)

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Electrician

General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Welder


General 

18 to 27 years

Government servants (General)

Up to 40 years 

Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Multi Skilled Worker (Black Smith)

General 

18 to 25 years

Government servants and Ex-servicemen   (General)

Up to 40 years 

OBC

Up to 43 years

Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Multi Skilled Worker (Cook)

General 

18 to 25 years

Government servants and Ex-servicemen   (General)

Up to 40 years 

OBC

Up to 43 years

Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes

Up to 45 years

Age Relaxation is tabulated below for the clear view:-

Category

Age Limit

UR & EWS

NIL

SC/ST

5 years

Other Backward Class

3 years

Central Government Civilian employee and departmental candidates who have rendered not less than three years of regular and continuous service

Up to 45 years, for SC/ST, 43 years for OBC and 40 years for UR

Ex-Serviceman 

Ex-Serviceman who has put in NOT less than six months continuous service in the Armed Forces shall be allowed to deduct the period of such service from his actual age plus 3 years in addition to age relaxation admissible to OBC/SC/ST category


Persons with Benchmark Disabilities 

10 years

Jammu & Kashmir Migrant

05 years

(3) Educational Qualification

Post

Educational Qualification

Draughtsman

 (i) 10 Plus 2 with Science Subjects from a recognized Board; and 

(ii) Having two years Certificate in Architecture or Draughtsmanship from a recognized Institute or equivalent; 

or 

Possessing two years National Trade Certificate for Draughtsman (Civil) from a recognized Institute and having one year practical experience in the trade  

Supervisor (Administration) 

(i) Degree from a recognized University or equivalent; 

(ii) Possessing National Cadet Core ‘B’ Certificate or Ex-Naib Subedar (General Duty) from the Army or equivalent from Navy or Air Force. 

Supervisor Stores 

(i) Degree from a recognized University or equivalent; 

(ii) Possessing certificate in Material Management or Inventory Control or Stores Keeping from a recognized institution.

 Or

Possessing two years experience in handling Engineering Stores in Central Government or State Government Department or establishment.

or Possessing Class-I Course for Storeman Technical as laid down in Defence Service Regulations, (Qualification Regulations for Soldiers) from office of Records or Centres or similar establishment of Defence  

Supervisor Cipher  

(i) Degree in Science from a recognized University; 

or 

having passed Class I Course for Operator Cipher as laid down in Defence Service Regulations (Qualification Regulations for Soldiers) from office of Records or Centres or similar establishment of Defence; 

Hindi Typist  

i) 10+2 from a recognized Board or equivalent; 

ii) Typing speed 30 words per minute in Hindi on Computer (30 words per minute correspond to 9000 KDPH on an average of 5 Key depressions for each word). 

Operator (Communication) 

(i) Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent; 

(ii) Possessing Wireless Operator or Radio Mechanic Certificate from Industrial Training Institute or equivalent; 

or 

Defence Trade Certificate from an Army Institute or similar establishment of Defence with knowledge of Radio Technology; 

or 

having passed Class I Course for Wireless Operator and Key Board as laid down in Defence Service Regulations (Qualification Regulations for Soldiers) from the Office of Records or Centres or similar establishment of Defence.  


Electrician

 i) Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent; 

ii) Possessing certificate of Auto Electrician from Industrial Training Institute or equivalent and having one year experience as Electrician; 

Or 

having passed the Electrician Class 2 Course as laid down in Defence Service Regulations (Qualification Regulations for Soldiers) from the Office of Records or Centres or similar establishment of Defence.  


Welder  

 i) Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent; 

ii) Possessing Welder (Electrical & Gas) Certificate from Industrial Training Institute or equivalent; 

Or 

Defence Trade Certificate from an Army Institute or similar establishment of Defence or equivalent and having one year experience as welder from Army Workshop; 

Or 

Having passed the Class 2 Course for Welder as laid down in Defence Service Regulations, (Qualification Regulations for Soldiers) from the Office of Records or Centres or similar establishment of Defence.

Multi Skilled Worker (Black Smith)

 (i) Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent; 

(ii) Possessing certificate of Black Smith or forge technology or heat transfer technology or Sheet Metal worker certificate from Industrial Training Institute /Industrial Trade Certificate / National Council for Training in the Vocational Trades / State Council for Vocational Training. 

OR 

Passed Class 2 course for Black Smith as laid down in Defence Service Regulations, (Qualification Regulations for soldiers) from office of Records/Centres or similar establishment of Defence. 

(iii) Should qualify in a proficiency test in the trade to be conducted by Border Roads Organisation.

 (iv) Should qualify physical tests as per Border Roads Organisation guidelines.

(v) Should meet physical and medical standards as per Border Roads Organisation guidelines. 

Multi Skilled Worker (Cook) 

(i) Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent; 

(ii) Should qualify in a proficiency test in the trade to be conducted by Border Roads Organisation. 

(iii) Should qualify in physical tests as per Border Roads Organisation guidelines. 

(iv) Should meet physical and medical standards as per Border Roads Organisation guidelines.

SELECTION PROCESS:

Written Exam. 

  1. Answers to the questions must be written in ballpoint pen only in blue or black.

  2. No pencil work is permitted.

  3. Candidates will be disqualified if their identities are revealed on the answer sheet.

  4. The written exam's syllabus will typically be in accordance with the educational requirements, technical requirements, and other essential credentials specified for the posts.

  5. According to the syllabus and the courses studied as part of the required minimum educational/technical qualification for the post, the questions will be either objective, subjective, or objective and subjective.

  6. The exam will have bilingual questions in English and Hindi, and depending on the trade, it might last anywhere from one hour to three hours.

  7. The objective type Questions will be OMR-based and subjective questions have to be answered in the answer sheet. 

  8. Minimum passing marks for UR, EWS & OBC category is 50% and for SC & ST category is 40%.

Physical Efficiency Test. 

Candidates will undergo physical efficiency test based on the call letter issued and candidates who qualify in the physical test will only be allowed to attend the further practical test as applicable to the post. 

Practical / Trade Test. 

Candidates will undergo Practical / Trade test wherever applicable and those who qualify in Practical / Trade Test will only be considered for the final merit list based on marks in the written exam. 

Medical Standards. 

Every recruit must be sufficiently intelligent, be free from various instability and be in possession of sound health. He shall have no constitutional or acquired disability as may in the opinion of the Recruiting Medical Officer render him unfit for duties in the Force particularly at high altitude. He must be free from Colour blindness. 

EXAM PATTERN & SYLLABUS:

Post

Syllabus

Draughtsman

(a) Questions on Simple Maths 

(b) Question on Mensuration 

(c) Civil Engineering Drawing 

(d) Quantitative Aptitude 

(e) General Knowledge 

Supervisor (Administration) 

(a) Questions on Platoon in Defence & Camp in All Round Defence 

(b) Camp Layout 

(c) Adm/Discipline of Men 

(d) Fire Fighting 

(e) Hygiene and Sanitation 

(f) First Aid 

(g) Management of Accounts 

(h) Management in Insurgency 

(i) Questions on Arithmetic 

(j) General Knowledge 

Supervisor Stores 

(a) Accounting of Stores including Inventory Control Procedure 

(b) Storage & Precautions of Stores incl Fire Protection/Fighting 

(c) Stock Verification of Stores 

(d) Maint of Stock Ledger 

(e) Security of Stores 

(f) Questions on Arithmetic 

(g) General Knowledge  

Supervisor Cipher  

(a) Knowledge of Cryptography 

(b) ASSU Codes & Hooks 

(c) Cipher Machine 

(d) Cipher Check and Repeat Procedure 

(e) Cipher /Signal Security 

(f) Handling of Cipher Docs 

(g) English 

(h) General Knowledge

Hindi Typist  

(a) Essay in English & Hindi 12th Std level (b) Sentences in Hindi & English 

(c) English & Hindi Grammar 

(d) Letter Writing in English 

(e) Letter Writing in Hindi 

(f) Proverbs, Idioms & Phrases 

(g) Translation of Passage from English to Hindi 

(h) Questions on Arithmetic 

(i) General Knowledge  

Operator (Communication) 

(a) Inspection of Telecommunication Equipments 

(b) Maint & Repair of Telecommunication Equipments 

(c) Installation of Carrier Telecommunication Equipments

(d) Wireless and Line Theory 

(e) Questions on Condensers and Valve Theory 

(f) Propagation of Wireless Waves 

(g) Transmitter and Receiver 

(h) Power Supply System 

(i) Exchange Switch Boards 

(j) Maint of Records 

(k) English (10th Std) 

(l) General Knowledge

Electrician

(a) Wiring of All types of Vehs/eqpt including House Wiring 

(b) Charging Batteries 

(c) Maintenance of Electric Machinery held in Workshop 

(d) Simple Electrical Calculations 

(e) Measuring and Testing Instruments

(f) Electrical Motors and Generations 

(g) General Knowledge  

Welder  

(a) Questions of Gas Welding 

(b) Questions of Arc Welding 

(c) Operation & Maintenance of Welding Equipments 

(d) Equipments used in Welding 

(e) Safety Precautions 

(f) General Knowledge

Multi Skilled Worker (Black Smith)

(a) Question of mensuration 

(b) Making of Ironmongery 

(c) Riveting 

(d) Preparation of Cylinders / Cones from MS/GO Sheets, Copper, Brass & Tin Plates (e) Knowledge of Tools 

(f) Safety Precautions 

(g) General Knowledge  

Multi Skilled Worker (Cook) 

(a) Preparation of Procedure & Different Types of Ingredients used with Quantity mentioned against each, for preparation of Indian, South Indian, Mughalai, Hyderabadi, Chinese & Continental dishes:-

(i) Veg dishes 

(ii) Non-Veg 

(iii) Sweet Dish 

(b) Preservation of Food 

(c) Washing/cleaning of Utensils 

(d) General Knowledge  

Skill Test/ Practical Test

Trade test is conducted at GREF Centre or any other centre, minimum 40% marks are required to qualify and is applicable for following posts only:  

Post

Syllabus

Draughtsman

-

Supervisor (Administration) 

-

Supervisor Stores 

-

Supervisor Cipher  

-

Hindi Typist  

Typing test @ 30 words per minute in Hindi on Computer (passing criteria)  

Operator (Communication) 

(a) Identification of eqpts 

(b) Use of Standard Eqpts

 (c) Minor Troubleshooting 

(d) Electrical Connection / Required Wiring (e) Generator / Power Back Knowledge/ Operation

Electrician

(a) Making of Joints & Fixing of Switch Boards Switches/ MCBs etc 

(b) Identification of Electrical Components of Veh/Eqpts/Plant 

(c) Identification of Tools, Eqpts 

Welder  

(a) Arc Welding Operation 

(b) Gas Welding Operation 

(c) Identification of Equipments/Material used for Welding 

Multi Skilled Worker (Black Smith)

(a) Denting Work 

(b) Application of Gauge & Measuring Instrument 

(c) Preparation of Dice 

(d) Preparation of Different Shapes from Available Material 

(e) Safety Precaution  

Multi Skilled Worker (Cook) 

(a) Chopping/cutting of Vegetables 

(b) Identification of Spices 

(c) Cleaning of Utensils 

(d) Knowledge of Cleanliness of Working Place 

(e) Finishing/Garnishing/Decoration/ Beautification/Flavouring of Food  

PET (Physical Efficiency Test)

Activity

Maximum Marks

Time Available

One Mile Run 

Only passing the test is mandatory 

10 Minutes

NOTE : ONE MILE RUN TO BE COMPLETED WITHIN THE SPECIFIED TIME. 

Physical Standards


Region


States/Regions included

Physical Standards

Minimum Height in Cms 

Chest in Cms 

Minimum  Weight in Kgs 

WESTERN HIMALAYAN REGION

J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab Hills (Area South and West of the Inter State Border between Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and North and East of Road of Mukerian, Hoshiarpur, Garh Shankar, Ropar and Chandigarh), Uttarakhand 

158 

Minimum 75 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm 

47.5 


EASTERN HIMALAYAN REGION 

Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam and Hill Region of West Bengal (Darjeeling & Kalimpong District and Andaman Nicobar)

152 

Minimum 75 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm 


47.5 


WESTERN PLAIN REGION

Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Rajasthan, Western UP

162.5 

Minimum 76 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm  

50 

EASTERN PLAIN 

Eastern UP, Bihar, West Bengal, Orissa & Jharkhand. 

157 

Minimum 75 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm 

50 

CENTRAL REGION 

Madhya Pradesh, Gujrat, Maharashtra, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu and Chhattisgarh. 

157 

Minimum 75 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm 

50

SOUTHERN REGION 

Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Kerala, Goa and Pondicherry

157 

Minimum 75 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm 

50 

GORKHAS (INDIAN DOMICILE)

152 

Minimum 75 Cm (Unexpanded) and expansion by 5 Cm 

47.5 

RELAXATION TO SONS OF SERVING/EX GREF PERSONS

2

1

2

SALARY:

(a)Draughtsman : (b) Supervisor (Administration) : (c) Supervisor Stores : (d) Supervisor Cipher: (e) Hindi Typist: (f) Operator (Communication): (g) Electrician: (h) Welder:  (i) Multi Skilled Worker (Black Smith): (j) Multi Skilled Worker (Cook) : 

Post

Syllabus

Draughtsman

Pay Level 5 (Rs 29,200-92,300)

Supervisor (Administration) 

Pay Level 4 (Rs 25,500-81,100)

Supervisor Stores 

Pay Level 4 (Rs 25,500-81,100)

Supervisor Cipher  

Pay Level 4 (Rs. 25,500-81,100)

Hindi Typist  

Pay Level 2 (Rs. 19,900-63,200)

Operator (Communication) 

Pay Level 2 (Rs. 19,900-63,200)

Electrician

Pay Level 2 (Rs. 19,900-63,200)

Welder  

Pay Level 2 (Rs 19,900-63,200)

Multi Skilled Worker (Black Smith)

Pay Level 1 (Rs 18,000-56,900)

Multi Skilled Worker (Cook) 

Pay Level 1 (Rs 18,000-56,900)

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