OSSC Welfare Extension Officer (WEO) Recruitment 2022 – Apply Online, Eligibility, Dates

OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022, Age limits, Educational qualification, Methods of selection and Vacancy details are given below. Jobs in Odisha, OSSC recruitment, Govt. Jobs Odisha..

OSSC Welfare Extension Officer recruitment 2022

Odisha Staff Selection Commission (OSSC) has released a recruitment notice for OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022 as an initial appointee under Director (ST), ST & SC Development, Minorities & Backward Classes Welfare Department, Odisha, Bhubaneswar. Both male and female candidates can apply for this post and all details regarding the recruitment to the post are given below.

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Those candidates who are interested in this job are instructed to check eligibility criteria and exam pattern along with selection procedure from the below. You can apply now for the job at important link section.

OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022

Check all details about post vacancies, educational qualification, age limit, examination fees, selection procedure and all important dates for OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022.

Vacancy details of OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022 Vacancy details is given below. All informations are collected from the official recruitment notification comes out by concerned organising body. Check it from below table.

Name of Post Welfare Extension Officer
Conducting Organization OSSC
No. of Vacancy 129
Salary Rs.25,300/- Per month (initial appointee)
Apply Mode Online
Start Apply Date 13 Sept 2022
Last Apply Date 12 Oct 2022
Selection Mode details given below

The total vacancies are again categorised on caste basis separately for men & women. You can check the same details from below tabular representation.

Community Post Vacancy
UR 82 (women- 27)
SEBC 02 (women- 01)
SC 16 (women- 05)
ST 29 (women- 10)
Total 129 (women- 43)

Eligibility Criteria

If you are really interested in this job then please check what are the eligibility criteria for this OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022 Eligibility Criteria. There are certain other general criteria for this recruitment but here we will only discuss major points like minimum educational qualification and age limit. These are given below. So check it.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must possess the following educational qualifications for applying OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022.

  • The candidate must have passed bachelor’s degree in Arts / Science / Commerce or equivalent examination from any recognized University or educational institution.

The above is the educational criteria that the job recruitment demands, but along with this you need some other educational qualifications in your schooling. They are like to be

  • Must have passed Middle School Examination with Odia as a  language subject. [OR]
  • Must have passed HSC or equivalent examination with Odia as a medium of  examination in non-language subjects. [OR]
  • Must have passed in Odia as language subject in the final examination of Class- 7 or above classes.

Interested candidates with the lack of above educational qualification are not considered to be eligible for the post vacancies.

Age Limit

Candidates should meet the following age limit as on 01/01/2021 for OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022. This value may differ on caste basis, so check the details from below.

  • Minimum Age- 21 years
  • Maximum Age- 38 years
  • Candidate must be born in between 02/01/1983 to 01/01/2000
  • Age Relaxation as per rules. (see advertisement)

Important Dates

Candidates are instructed to know about all important dates highlighted below for OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022.

  • Starting date for Online Apply- 13 Sept 2022
  • Last date for Online Apply- 12 Oct 2022
  • Last date for online application submission- 12 Oct 2022

Application Fee

Candidates need not to pay any application fee for OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022.

Selection Procedure

The selection procedures for OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022 shall be conducted on the following way. Candidates should be aware about these before applying for the job. Selection of candidates will be done through three stages.

1- PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION (not counted for final merit)
  • One Paper- 100 Marks- 90 Minutes [MCQ through CBRE, 0.25 Negative Mark]
  • English- 100 Marks- 90 Minutes [Descriptive through Question-cum Answer Booklet]
  • Odia- 100 Marks- 90 Minutes [Descriptive through Question-cum Answer Booklet]
  • General Studies- 100 Marks- 90 Minutes [MCQ through CBRE, 0.25 Negative Mark]
  • 30 Marks

If you little-bit confused on above, then we recommend you to go through our detailed post regarding OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Plan of examination and Syllabus. We provided all details at there, so please visit and see. Link is given below.

Also See- OSSC Welfare Extension Officer detailed Syllabus & Plan of Examination

Important Links

Candidates can also get additional information about OSSC Welfare Extension Officer Recruitment 2022 from below important Links.

Official website and official notification link are also given in below. Must check it.


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