EMPLOYEES' STATE INSURANCE CORPORATION
REGIONAL OFFICE : ANDHRA PRADESH
5-9-23, HILL FORT ROAD, HYDERABAD-063.
RECRUITMENT OF LOWER DIVISION CLERKS
Applications in the prescribed format are invited for filling up 41 vacancies of Lower
Division Clerks in Andhra Pradesh Region of E.S.I. Corporation in the initial pay of
Rs.5830/- + Grade Pay of Rs.1900/- per month in the Pay Band of Rs.5200- 20200 plus
allowances as admissible to Central Govt. employees of similar rank. The breakup of the
vacancies is as under:-
GENERAL SC ST OBC TOTAL
14 09* 03* 15* 41
(* includes backlog vacancies)
The number of vacancies is provisional and may vary. The Corporation reserves the
right to fill up vacancies as per its actual requirement Out of the above, 02 vacancies are reserved for Physically Handicapped (OH-01 & HI-01) and 04 vacancies are reserved for Ex-Servicemen.
(Note:Abbreviation stand for: OH- Orthopaedically Handicapped, HI-Hearing impaired)
A. Examination Centre : HYDERABAD
B. Age limit:- Between 18-27 years as on 02.03.2009
a) 05 years in case of SC/ST candidates
b) 03 years for Other Backward Classes recognized by Govt. of India.
c) In case of Ex-Servicemen, service rendered in the Armed forces plus 03
d) In case of Physically Handicapped 10 years.
e) Relaxable in the case of ESIC Employees and Govt. servants as per Rules.
i) Higher Secondary pass (pass in 12th standard or equivalent from a
recognized Board of Education).
ii) Knowledge of typewriting with a speed of 30/25 words per minute in
iii) Working knowledge of computer including use of Office Suites and Database.
D. Fee & Mode of Payment:
A Demand Draft for Rs.100/- (Rupees One Hundred Only) should be drawn on State Bank
of India in favour of Regional Director, ESI Corporation, Hyderabad, Payable at Hyderabad.
Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PH/Ex-Servicemen category and employees of ESI
Corporation are exempted from payment of examination fee.
(i) Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
(ii) Demand Draft should have been drawn on State Bank of India on or after the publication of the Advertisement. Fee paid by any other mode will not be accepted.
(iii) The Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of Regional Director, ESI Corporation, Hyderabad.
(iv) Candidate must write his/her name & address on back side of the DemandDraft.
E. Scheme of Examination: The examination will consist of two parts viz:-
Part-I: The written test will consist of one paper for 200 marks containing 4 parts:
(i) English Language (ii) General Intelligence & General Aptitude (iii)Numerical Aptitude
and (iv) General Awareness. Each question shall carry one mark. The questions in all the
four parts will be of objective type (multiple choice) ones. The examination will be of 3
(Three) hours duration.
Part II: Skill Test: The Corporation reserves the right to admit only that number of
Candidates as considered necessary by it, for skill test in typewriting/ knowledge of
computer including use of office suites and database, based on the performance of
candidates in the Part-I written test. Intimation shall be sent to candidates after Part-I
F. How to apply: Application in the prescribed form may be submitted in an envelope
superscribed “Application for the post of L.D.C-2008” to the following address: -
The Regional Director (Establishment-I), Regional Office, E.S.I. Corporation,
5-9-23, Hill Fort Road, Adarshnagar, HYDERABAD-500063.
The following documents should be attached with the application form:-
a) Two copies of recent passport size photographs duly attested by a Group“A”/Group “B”/
Gazetted Officer with one photograph pasted on the application form.
b) Attested copies of certificates and testimonials in proof of age/ date of birth/ educational
qualification / caste / experience, etc.
c) Attested copy of Community/ Status certificate in the prescribed form in case of
candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PH/Ex-Serviceman category issued by competent
authority. Candidates claiming reservation / age relaxation on grounds of belonging to
OBC should submit the Community Certificate in Annexure ‘A’ prescribed vide Govt. of
India, Department of Personnel and Training OM No:36012/22/93-Estt.(SCT) dated 8.9.93
and modified vide G.O.I. DOPT’s OM.No.36033/3/2004-EST(Res) dated 9.3.2004, failing
which the benefit of reservation or age relaxation will not be given.
d) Two self-addressed envelopes of the size 23 cms X 10 cms.
e) Demand Draft drawn in favour of Regional Director, ESI Corporation, Hyderabad
Those candidates who are employed in Govt./Semi-Govt./Autonomous bodies etc.
should send their application through “Proper Channel”. However, they may send
an advance copy of their application along with demand draft and other certificates
& testimonials so as to reach this office on or before the scheduled date.
NOTE I: The application and the other documents should be arranged in the following
order one below the other, and tightly tagged or stapled on the left hand side top corner.
a) Additional Photograph
b) Application Form
c) Attested copies of certificates
d) Self-addressed envelopes.
NOTE II: The Demand Draft should not be tagged or stapled, but should be pinned or
clipped on the top of the application form.
Note III: Candidates who wish to be considered against vacancies reserved for agerelaxation,
must submit the requisite certificate from the competent authority along
with their application for the examination otherwise, their claim for reservation /agerelaxation
status will not be entertained and their applications will be considered as
if same are from General(UR) category candidates. The nature & format of
certificates to be submitted by SC/ST/OBC/PH/Ex-Serviceman/Central Govt. civilian
employees can be downloaded from the website www.esic.nic.in
G. The last date for receipt of Application Form is 5 PM on 02.03.2009(Monday)
The date and venue of the examination shall be informed later.
H. General Conditions:
1) A candidate should submit one application only. Submission of more than one
application may lead to rejection of all the applications submitted.
2) The recruitment is against the vacancies on a local/regional basis. Hence anyone
selected/appointed on local/regional basis shall be liable to be posted any where in the
3) Mere submission of the application does not confer any right to be called for written test.
4) Application should be submitted in the prescribed format only. Form should be filled up
in Block/Capital letters in candidate’s own handwriting. The Blank Form can be
downloaded from our website www.esic.nic.in
5) The duly filled in application should be sent in a cover super scribed “Application for
the post of LDC-2008” by Registered post/Speed post so as to reach the Regional
Office, E.S.I.Corporation, Hyderabad-500063 on or before 2.03.2009(Monday) .
6) Incomplete/unsigned applications and applications received without fee, photographs,
certified copies of required certificates such as educational qualification, caste/community
etc. and those received after the prescribed last date for receipt of application will
summarily be rejected without any communication to the candidate.
7) No TA/DA will be paid to any candidate including SC/ST candidates for appearing in the
8) Wrong declarations/submission of false information or any other action contrary to law
shall lead to cancellation of the candidature at any stage.
9) Submission of application does not vest in the candidate any right to be called for
written test/other related test.
10) No interim correspondence will be entertained.
CAUTION: Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification and shall lead to
cancellation of the candidature.