EPFO Assistant Recruitment 2019 – EPFO Assistant Notification 2019 PDF Download | EPFO 2019 Assistant Apply Online | 280 Vacancies

EPFO Assistant Recruitment 2019 Apply Online : Dear Aspirants, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has published the Official Notification Advertisement for the Recruitment of Assistants in Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation. Download EPFO Assistant Notification PDF.

Interested Candidates can apply for the EPFO Assistant Recruitment from the official website of EPFO through Online Application. Read the Article given below to know more about Eligibility Criteria, Vacancy and other details related to EPFO Assistants 2019 Examination.


EPFO Assitant Recruitment 2019


About EPFO – EPFO assists the Central Board in administering Provident Fund Scheme, a Pension Scheme and an Insurance Scheme for the workforce engaged in the organized sector in India. Its headquarter is located in New Delhi. Recently EPFO has published the Advertisement/Notification for the Recruitment of 280 Post of Assistants. 


Important Dates and Events Details of EPFO 2019 Recruitment :

Online Registration of Application will starts from – 30th May 2019

Last Date to Submit Online Application will be  – 25th June 2019

Mode of Examination will be Online – Preliminary and Mains Exam ( Tier – I and Tier II )

Date of Phase-I Preliminary Examination – 30th & 31st July 2019

Date of Phase-II Online Mains Examination –  Not Announced yet.


EPFO Assistant 2019 Vacancy Details (Category Wise) :

Post Name :  Assistants

Number of Vacancies in EPFO Assistant 2019 Recruitment – 280 Post

EPFO Assistant  2019 Vacancy Details Category Wise
EWS (Economically Weaker Section)28


Age Limit required for EPFO Assistant 2019 : (As on 25th June 2019)

Candidates who wants to apply for the  EPFO Assistant Recruitment must have the age limit between 20-27 years. The Age Relaxation is only applicable for the candidates belongs to OBC and SC/ST category. refer Notification for More Information.


Education Qualification required for EPFO Assistant 2019 : (As on 25th June 2019)

Candidate must possess the minimum qualification of a graduate/post graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification recognized as such by Central Government.

Note:  Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed Educational/ Professional qualification are not eligible to apply.


Selection Procedure of EPFO Assistant 2019:

The Candidates will be selected on the Basis of Online Examination which is conducted in two Phases. Tier-I (Preliminary Exam) and Tier-II ( Mains Examination). Candidates have to qualify the Prelims exam to get shortlisted for Mains examination.

  • Preliminary Examination (Objective)
  • Mains Examination (Objective+Descriptive)


Examination Pattern for EPFO Assistant 2019 : 

The Preliminary Examination consisting of objective test will be conducted online. The test will have three sections (with separate timings for each section) as follows:

EPFO Assistant 2019 Prelims (PHASE - I) Exam Pattern
SubjectsQuestionsMarksTime Allotted
Numerical Aptitude353520 Minutes
Reasoning Ability353520 Minutes
English Language303020 Minutes
TOTAL1001001 Hour

Note :  Candidates equal to 10 times of number of vacancies in each category, subject to availability, will be shortlisted for Mains examination. 


Negative Marking : Penalty for Wrong Answers (Applicable to both – Preliminary and Main examination)
There will be penalty for wrong answers marked in the Objective Tests. Each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate, 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score.


Mains Examination (PHASE - II) EPFO Assistant 2019 : 

The Main Examination will consist of Objective Tests for 200 marks and Descriptive Test for 230 marks. Both the Objective and Descriptive Tests will be online. Candidates will have to answer Descriptive Test by typing on the computer. Immediately after completion of Objective Test, Descriptive Test will be administered.

EPFO Assistant 2019 Mains (PHASE - II) Exam Pattern
SubjectQuestionsMarksTime Duration
 Reasoning/Intelligence406035 minutes
General/ Economy/Financial Awareness404020 minutes
English Language304030 minutes
Quantitative Aptitude406035 minutes
Total1502002 Hours
Descriptive Paper (English Language with emphasis on comprehension and analysis) 3 (letter, precis,
2302 Hrs 45 minutes


Final Selection : The final merit list shall be prepared in descending order of the marks secured by the candidates in Mains Examination(Phase-II). Candidates who fall within the number of vacancies in the merit list shall be considered for appointment.


EPFO Assistant Salary /Emoluments :  The entry Pay for EPFO Assistant is Rs. 44,900. In addition to Pay they will also be eligible for DA, HRA and Transport Allowance and other allowances as per rules in force from time to time.


Security Bond : Selected candidates have to execute Security and/or Indemnity Bond wherever necessary at the time of joining in EPFO.


Application Fee for EPFO Assistant 2019 Recruitment :

Candidates have to pay the Application Fee through Online Mode before the last date mention above. Applicants who belong to General/OBC category needs to pay Rs. 500 and those who belongs to SC/ST/EWS/PWD Category have to pay Rs. 250. 


How To Apply for EPFO Assistant 2019 :

  • Go to the Official website of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO).
  • Navigate to the Recruitment page and Click on it.
  • Search the Link for EPFO Assistant Notification and Apply Online.
  • Click on the Apply Online link and Fill the required details to register your application.
  • Now Fill the Application form and upload hand written declaration with your passport size photograph and Signature.
  • Fill the rest of the details then Click on the Final Submit button and Pay the fee Online through Net Banking.
  • Take the Print out of your Application form and e-receipt for future reference.


Click here to view EPFO Assistant 2019 Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online






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