Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment

Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment Details.

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Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment Details

Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment: VACANCY DETAILS:

I. Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment Vacancies are given in Annexure-I. The number of vacancies notified is provisional.
II. Candidates can ONLY choose any one of the Ordnance Factories named in the annexure-I, where the applicant intends to appear in the competitive written Examination and to undergo the Trade Apprenticeship training.
III. The candidates are advised to gather specific information about the factory, one intends to apply by visiting the link http://ofb.gov.in/index.php?wh=ourunits&lang=en . This will give an idea to the candidate about the location, products, facilities available with that Ordnance Factory / unit etc.
IV. Vacancies in the trades for Ex-ITI candidates available in respective factories are also mentioned in the table. However, vacancies in the trades for Non-ITI candidates will be allotted on the basis of merit position of the candidates, drawn through the written examination vis-a-vis vacancies in various trades available in the respective factory.

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Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment :HOW TO APPLY

• Candidate must apply ‘online’ ONLY directly through the website: http://www.ofb.gov.in/
• While filling up the application form through website, the applicant must be ready with the following – Scan copy of signature (10Kb – 20Kb), Colour passport size photo (15Kb – 40Kb) Scanned picture of Left Thumb Impression (10Kb-20Kb) – all in JPG/JPEG format.
• Candidates must also follow the detailed instructions, which is available on the website while filling up the application form.
• Candidates should keep a copy of the Application printout. Candidates are not required to send hard copy of application to the respective Factory/unit. However, the same willhave to be produced by the candidates at the time of document verification in the respective Factory/unit.

Ordnance Factory Board Recruitment: SCHEME OF EXAMINATION

The written examination will be as follows:
For Non-ITI Candidates:
Written Test (One Paper of 03 hours duration, total questions 150) consisting of questions on English, General Knowledge, Mathematics and Aptitude/Reasoning, as per Madhyamik ( Class: Xth Standard or equivalent)
For ITI Candidates:
Written Test (one paper consisting of 02 parts of 03 hours duration, total questions 150) PART – A: Questions on English, General Knowledge, Mathematics and Aptitude/Reasoning approx. 40% out of total number of questions. PART – B: Questions on the group of subject trades – approx. 60% out of total number of questions.
Examination will be conducted on ‘Multiple Choice Objective Type Test’ on OMR sheet. There will be no negative marking.


3 Languages formula: candidate can choose English or Hindi or language of the state in which ordnance factory chosen by the candidate is located (Bengali/ Marathi/ Oriya/ Tamil/ Telugu).


Centre will be allotted w.r.t. location of the ordnance factory and medium of examination chosen by the candidate in one of the 12 centres viz. Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jabalpur Kolkata, Kanpur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune and Trichy.