OFB admit card of the first phase written exam has been issued by the Ordnance Factory Recruitment Board. The exam is being conducted for direct recruitment of semi-skilled grade industrial employee group ‘C’ in different factories across India. The written examination will be held on September 10, 2017 in two shifts.
The Ordnance Factory Recruitment Center of Ordnance Factory Recruitment Board is going to conduct Group C examination for Tradesman and Labour posts on September 10. The admit cards for the exam has been released and the candidates can now download it from the official website www.ofb.gov.in. OFB will conduct the exam in two shifts on 10th September, first shift from 10.30 am to 12.30 pm and second shift from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm. The shift-wise exam schedule can be checked here and the candidates should also match the details from the OFB admit card.
The written examination will consist of two sections: Part A and Part B. Part A will carry 20 marks, distributed as General Science (10 marks) and Quantitative Aptitude (10 marks). Candidates will have to answer multiple choice questions which will be of up to 10th standard. Part B will be of 80 marks and the questions will be based on the NCVT syllabus for the relevant trade.
Candidates will have to attempt all the questions. There will be no negative marking in the exam. The written examination including Part A and Part B will be 100 marks. Aspirants will be given 2 hours to complete the exam. The candidates will be provided OMR Sheets to fill the answers. Using black pen to fill the answers is mandatory. Candidates are not allowed to darken the circles in the OMR sheets with a pencil.
The exam will be conducted at multiple test cities across the Country including Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi, Hyderabad, Jabalpur, Kolkata, Kanpur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Pune and Trichy. The candidates are advised to get the copy of their respective OFB admit card so as to know the test venue.
Candidates who will clear the written examination will be called for the practical, also known as trade test. Document verification procedure will be conducted at the time of trade test only. A final merit list will be made comprising of the candidates who will pass both the written examination and the trade test.