RBI Office Attendants 2021 Notification Released

Reserve Bank of India invites applications from eligible candidates for 841 posts of “Office Attendant” in various offices of the Bank. Selection for the post will be through a country-wide competitive Test (Online Test) followed by Language Proficiency Test (in Regional Language) as per Annex-I. Please note that Corrigendum, if any, issued on the above advertisement, will be published only on the Bank’s website www.rbi.org.in.

Important Dates:

Website Link OpenFebruary 24, 2021 – March 15, 2021
Payment of Test Fees (Online)February 24, 2021 – March 15, 2021
Tentative date of Online TestApril 09 & 10, 2021

Eligibility Criteria:

Age (as on 01/02/2021)

Between 18 and 25 years. Candidates must have been born not earlier than 02/02/1996 and not later than 01/02/2003 (both days including) are only eligible to apply.

Relaxation in the Upper Age Limit:

Upper age limit will be relaxed as under:

Sr. NoCategoryRelaxation in Age
(i)Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe (SC / ST)By 5 years, i.e. up to 30 years
(ii)Other Backward Classes (OBC)By 3 years, i.e. up to 28 years
(iii)Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD)By 10 years (GEN/EWS) 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)
(iv)Ex-ServicemenTo the extent of service rendered by them in Armed Forces plus an additional period of 3 years subject to maximum of 50 years.
(v)Widows/divorced women/ women judicially separated who are not re-marriedBy 10 years
(vi)Candidates having work experience in Reserve Bank of IndiaTo the extent of number of years of such experience, subject to maximum of 3 years.

Educational Qualifications (as on 1/02/2021):

  1. A candidate should have passed 10th Standard (S.S.C./Matriculation) from the concerned State/UT coming under the Regional Jurisdiction of the Recruiting Office to which he/she is applying. Such qualification should be from a recognized board of that State/UT.
  2. In addition to the above, the candidate should be a domicile of the State/UT coming under the Regional Jurisdiction of the Recruitment Office to which he/she is applying for.
  3. The candidate should be an undergraduate as on the 1/02/2021. Graduates and candidates possessing higher qualification are not eligible to apply.
  4. Bank reserves the right to call for documents in support of domicile status of the candidate.
  5. A candidate belonging to Ex-servicemen category should have passed 10th Standard (S.S.C./Matriculation) and rendered at least 15 years of defence service, provided they have not graduated outside the Armed Forces.
  6. Candidates applying to a recruiting office should be proficient in the language (i.e. know to read, write, speak and understand the language) of the state/UT falling under that office.

Scheme of Selection:

Selection would be done on the basis of Online Test (as given below) and Language Proficiency Test (LPT).

Online Test:

Sr. No.Name of Tests
(Objective)
No. of
Questions
Maximum
Marks
Composite Time
1Reasoning303090 minutes
2General English3030
3General Awareness3030
4Numerical ability3030
 Total120120
  1. Online test except the test of General English will be in bilingual, i.e. English and Hindi.
  2. There will be negative marking for wrong answer in the Online Test. 1/4th mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  3. Candidates will have to pass with minimum prescribed mark in each subject of Online Test.
  4. LPT will be of Qualifying nature.

Pay Scale:

Selected candidates will draw a starting basic pay of ₹ 10,940/– per month in the scale of 10940 – 380 (4) – 12460 – 440 (3) – 13780 – 520 (3) – 15340 – 690 (2) – 16720 – 860 (4) – 20160 – 1180 (1) – 23700 and other allowances, viz. Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Grade Allowance etc., as admissible from time to time. At present, initial monthly Gross emoluments for Office Attendants is approximately ₹ 26,508/-. Office Attendants who will not be staying in the accommodation provided by the Bank will be eligible for House Rent Allowance @ 15% of pay.

 HOW TO APPLY

Candidates are required to apply only online using the website www.rbi.org.in from February 24, 2021 – March 15, 2021. No other means/mode of application will be accepted. The applicants are advised to submit only single application; however, if due to any unavoidable situation, if the candidate submits another/multiple applications, then the candidate must ensure that application with the higher Registration ID (RID) is complete in all respects like applicants’ details, examination centre, photograph and signature, fee etc. The applicants who are submitting multiple applications should note that only the last completed applications with higher RID shall be entertained by the Bank and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.

Application Fees/ Intimation Charges (Non- Refundable) payable from February 24, 2021 to March 15, 2021.
(Online payment)
₹50/- for SC/ST/PwBD/EXS. (Intimation Charges)
₹450/- for OBC/EWS/General candidates (Test fee + Intimation Charges)

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