Food Corporation of India Gujarat Region Watchmen Recruitment 107 Vacancies

FCI Gujarat Region, Watchmen Recruitment 107 Vacancies Last Date 29-01-2018

Hello Aspirants, this is indeed very good news for you all as Food Corporation of India or FCI Gujarat Region advertised a recruitment notification for the post of watchmen. Hope you will be excited and pleased to get this news. We have shared the details of this FCI recruitment in this post. So stay with us to get the full details.

FCI Watchmen Recruitment in Gujarat Region| Vacancies & Reservation Details

Food Corporation of India after a long time is conducting a recruitment drive to fill up the vacancies of watchmen in its depots in Gujarat Region. The post requires the minimum education qualification as per the released notification; additionally, there is a certain standard of medical fitness which must be fulfilled to get selected for the post. Here, the total number of vacancies to be fulfilled is 107. The break-up of the vacancies are given below:

Post Name: Watchmen (Class IV)

Vacancies: 107 (One hundred and seven only)

Break up of vacancies:


Eligibility Details of Watchmen Post | FCI Gujarat Region

The post is been classified as Class IV posts as per FCI rules and shall carry a pay scale of Rs. 8100/- to Rs. 18070/- . Selected candidates shall also be entitled to other allowances as per Organization norms. Other eligibility conditions are:

Age Criteria: Candidates should be between 18 yrs to 25 years. Age relaxation is as follows

  • 3 years for OBC Candidates.
  • 5 years for SC/ST Candidates.
  • 10 years for PwD Candidates of UR Candidates.
  • 13 years for PwD Candidates of OBC Candidates.
  • 15 years for PwD Candidates of SC/ST Candidates.

Minimum Educational Qualification: Candidates should have at least passed the 8th Standard Examination from any Govt. Recognized Body.

Please note that these criteria shall be reckoned on 01-12-2017.

EyeSight Standard:

As per the notification, the post has medical standards. The prescribed medical eyesight standard as per official notification is as under

Visual Acuity unaided (Near Vision)

  • Better Eye: N6
  • Worse Eye: N9

Uncorrected Visual Acuity (Distant Vision)

  • Better Eye: 6/6
  • Worse Eye: 6/9

Refraction: Visual correction of any kind is not permitted even by glasses.

Colour Vision: CP-III by ISHIHARA

Remarks: In right-handed person, the Right eye is better eye and vice versa. Binocular vision is required.

FCI Watchmen Recruitment in Gujarat Region| Selection Process and Syllabus

Here, we are sharing the selection process of the post. As per the official notification, the selection process of the watchmen recruitment shall consist of a two-step process. The first step is the written exam and the second process is the Physical Endurance Test. Both the process is elaborated below:

Written Exam: The written exam shall consist of 120 multiple type questions to be completed in 120 minutes. The exam will be offline based and the question paper will be in three languages namely Hindi, English, and Gujarati. Each question will be allotted one marks and there will be a negative mark of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer attempted. The syllabus of the examination shall consist of the following subjects:

  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Reasoning
  • General Awareness
  • General English and General Hindi.

Examination Centre: Candidates can select any of the exam centers below to appear for the written exam. The list of the exam center is

  • Ahmedabad
  • Baroda
  • Surat
  • Gandhidham
  • Rajkot
  • Bhavnagar

Physical Endurance Test: The physical endurance test is compulsory in this recruitment and every candidate shall have to clear this test after qualifying the written exam. It shall consist of the following events:

Running1500 Meters in 06 Min.15 Se800 Meters in 04 Min.30 Sec.
Long Jump3.65 Meters in 3 chances2.6 Meters in 3 Chances
High Jump1.2 Meters in 3 chances0.90 Meters in 3 Chances

Application related Information of FCI Watchmen Recruitment| Apply Soon

Here we have shared the application details of the recruitment, check the details and apply to the post after checking the official details and in order to avoid the last minute rush they are advised as early as possible through the official application link given below.


Submission of Application Starts on30.12.2017 from 10:00 Hrs (IST)
Application FeeRs. 250/-
Last Date of Application Fee29.01.2018
Last Date of Application29.01.2018 till 17:00 Hrs (IST)
Admit Cards Download7 days before the examination
Date of Written Test (tentative)11.02.2018
Download Official NotificationClick here
Official Application LinkClick here

Hope the above information will be very helpful to you all for this recruitment.