Governor chairs 5th SAC meeting: Interviews for Class-IV Posts abolished

The SAC decision will speed-up the selection process against these posts which takes considerable time in the present scenario.

GK Web Desk
Srinagar, Publish Date: Jul 17 2018 8:17PM | Updated Date: Jul 17 2018 8:17PM
Governor chairs 5th SAC meeting: Interviews for Class-IV Posts abolishedRepresentational Image

In a decision with far-reaching consequences, the State Administrative Council (SAC) abolished interviews for all Class IV posts in the State.  This comes into effect immediately except for those posts for which selection process has already been initiated.

In future, all recruitment for Class IV posts under State, Divisional and District Cadres and also for Companies, Organizations and Bodies substantially owned or controlled by the Government, will be done through the Jammu and Kashmir Services Selection Board (JK SSB). 

The General Administration Department will pool all the Class IV vacancies available in different Departments in the State at all levels and refer these to SSB. 

The SSB will draw-up a fixed Annual Calendar to ensure time bound selection against Class IV posts.  The selection will be made based on merit secured in the written examination up to the level equivalent to the 10th standard.

This decision will be implemented through an SRO notification and will be a horizontal cross-cutting decision applicable to all existing Recruitment Rules of all departments/agencies.  This decision will ensure transparency, fairness, accountability and equitable opportunities of employment to aspiring youth of Jammu and Kashmir at this level.

The SAC decision will speed-up the selection process against these posts which takes considerable time in the present scenario.

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