Latest & Upcoming Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) Recruitment 2020
Openings in Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK)
The Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) is situated in Khadki at Pune and is one of the premier factories which produces ammunition – small arms started its operations in 1869 as a small factory of British Government. The main products are Cartridges,and many other small arms ammunition, mortar bombs, detonators, fuzes, power cartridges, igniters, squibs and sporting ammunition.
The Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) is very keen in developing its infrastructure and the human resources aiming on the overall growth of the organization. Being a factory under the Ordnance factories Board running under the control of Ministry of Defence, Government of India the factory regularly concentrates on the upgradation of its manpower and this has made enormous career opportunities within the factory to which the nation’s employment seeking youth is looking positively.
The Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) is inviting candidates for putting up application for various posts such as Skilled labour, Semi-Skilled labour,LDC, Durwan, Cook, Laboratory Assistant, Telephone Operators, Store Keeper, Fitters, Fireman, Tradesman,etc. and planning to fill these vacancies by the coming months of this year. It is a good opportunity for those who wish to join the forth arm of the defence forces, i.e.; the ordnance factories and to support the country. The interested candidates may need to look in to www.afk.gov.in, the official website of Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) or at www.ofbindia.gov.in, the official website of Ordnance Factories. The candidates may even refer employment news as well for notifications.
The minimum age limit to apply for these positions is 18 years and the candidates up to the age of 32 are open to apply for these positions.There are age relaxation as for various categories such as SC/ST, OBC, Ex Service Men, Government servants etc. as per the rules and regulations from government. The age relaxation on upper age will start from 3 years to 8 years depending on the category of the candidate.
When it comes to the educational qualification of the candidates, Ammunition Factory Khadki (AFK) has kept a pass in SSLC / matriculation as a minimum in educational qualification to apply for the said positions. The technical cadres may require sufficient knowledge and expertise in that field and when it comes to the higher level of cadres a pass in graduation from a recognized University or similar government institution is required.
The recruitment program comprises of various stages such as written exam, skill test and direct interview in which the candidate passing each stage will go to next stage and the selection is purely based on merit and the performance in each stage will help the candidate to get in.
Interested candidates need to check the official websites given or at employment news for job notifications. The candidates need to apply online in the prescribed format and then need to take printout and send the same to the address given in the advertisement along with the prescribed fees mentioned. No other modes will be accepted and the shortlisted candidates will be intimated through online notification or by email.