Odisha Police Constable (Civil) Recruitment-2023: Looking to join the Odisha Police Force as a Constable (Civil)? You now have the opportunity to apply for the 4790 posts released by State Selection Board Odisha Police, Cuttack vide advertisement No.02/SSB dated 30/12/2022. Read on for more details about the application process, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, and other important information related to the recruitment process.
Interested and eligible Male and Female candidates belonging to Odisha State can apply online for the Constable post in Odisha police by visiting the official website. The mode of submission of the application is online and the online submission process has been started with effect from 30/12/2022 the last date of submission of the online application is 21/01/2023 (11.59 PM). So candidates are requested to fill up the application as early as possible to avoid the last-hour rush.
Tentative Dates for Odisha Police Constable (Civil) Recruitment 2023
Commencement of online submission application: 30/12/2022 (9.00 AM)
Last date of submission of online application: 21/01/2023 (11.59 PM)
Mode of application: online mode only
Vacancy of Odisha Police Constable Recruitment 2023
A total of 4790 posts for the post of Constable (Civil) have been published in the notification vide Odisha Police website OPSSB. For detailed category-wise break up vacancies of 4790 posts, candidates are requested to refer official notification link given below.
Eligibility and Qualifications.
To be eligible for the Odisha Police Constable Civil Recruitment, all applicants must meet certain criteria set out by the Odisha Police Department. These include educational qualifications and age limits. Applicants must have passed their 12th Standard or equivalent from a recognized board of education and must fall within the age group of 18-25 years in order to apply.
Educational Qualification: The candidates must have passed the 10+2 examination or equivalent examination conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha, or any recognized Board.
AGE-18 to 23 years of age as of 01-01-2022. The upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years to the candidates belonging to the category of SC/ST/SEBC/Women.
Pay Scale: The scale of Pay of Constables is the Level of the pay matrix in the scale of Pay Rs.21,700-Rs.69,100/-
General Eligibility Condition:
- Must be a citizen of India
- Must be good morals and character
- Must be able to speak, write and read in Odia
What Certificates and Documents are to be produced?
Candidate must upload scanned copies of the original certificates for Odisha Police Constable recruitment. The following documents are to be uploaded during the online process
- Latest caste certificate
- 10th and equivalent pass certificates.
- Pass certificate of 12th standard or equivalent
- Employment exchange registration certificate
- Driving license
- Aadhar Card
The application fees have been exempted to all the categories of candidates as per Odisha Government Rule. Please refer to the notification.
The selection process for the Odisha Police Constable civilian recruitment consists of four stages. These are physical measurement tests, physical efficiency tests, written examinations, and medical fitness. Successful applicants must pass each stage in order to be considered for the final
Physical measurement tests and physical efficiency tests will assess applicants’ fitness levels, while written examinations will focus on general knowledge and aptitude. Finally, all successful applicants will be evaluated medically to ensure they meet all health requirements for this job.
Exam Syllabus and Pattern.
It is important to understand the syllabus and exam pattern for the Odisha Police Constable (Civilian) recruitment. The written examination will include questions from diverse areas such as general knowledge, current affairs, English Language and Mathematics.
|1||OMR-based Written Examination||Paper-1||120 Minutes||100 Marks|
|2||PST/PET||—||Qualifying Nature(No Marks)||—|
|3||Driving Test (Optional)||—||—||For Heavy Vehicles 5 Marks and for light vehicles 03 marks|
Written Examination: Allotted marks 100 and the duration of the examination is 120 minutes.
- The questions in the written examination will comprise of Odia language, English language, Arithmetic, General Knowledge, Situational Awareness, Logical Reasoning, and Basic Computer Knowledge.
- The medium of language shall be English and Odia.
- This examination will be conducted in an offline format with both objective and subjective questions.
- The duration of this exam is 2 hours and each question carries one mark with a total of 80 marks. Candidates will receive question papers along with answer sheets at the time of the examination which should be returned after completion.
Physical Test (PST): The candidates must have the minimum physical standard of height, weight, and chest as given below:
|UR & SEBC (Men)||168 cm||55 kg||79 cm||84 cm|
|UR & SEBC (Women)||158 cm||47.5 kg||–||–|
|SC/ST(Men)||163 cm||50 kg||76 cm||81 cm|
|SC/ST (Women)||153 cm||45 kg||–||–|
Physical Efficiency Test (PET): Candidates who qualified in the Physical Standard will be allowed in Physical Efficiency Test. Details is as under
|Men (all categories)||Running 1.6 kms||6 minutes 30 seconds|
|Women (all categories)||Running 1.6 kms||8 minutes 30 seconds|
|Men (all categories)||Broad Jump 3.66 mtrs||03 attempts|
|Women (all categories)||Broad Jump 2.75 mtrs||03 attempts|
- The candidates must not have knock knee
- Bow legs
- Flat Foot
- Varicose Vein
- Squint in eyes
- Poor vision
- Color Blindness
- Inability to flex the fingers properly
- Any other obvious deformity
Summary of Marks Distribution
|Sl No||Name of the Test||Maximum Marks|
|3||Driving Test (Optional)||05|
How to Apply for Odisha Police Constable Civil Recruitment 2023?
The application process for the Odisha Police Constable (Civil) recruitment consists of a two-step process. First and foremost, candidates must visit the official website to download and fill in an application form providing all necessary information. After filling out the form with accurate details, candidates need to submit it along with the required documents in order to complete the application process. Individuals will also be required to pay an amount as mentioned in the recruitment brochure as a processing fee using any accepted mode of payment such as credit/debit cards or net banking.
Candidates may contact the Odisha Police Recruitment Desk top for any application-related and technical queries at the Phone Number – 02656118160 from 9.00 hrs to 18.00 hrs (Monday to Saturday) except on national holidays.