FCI Recruitment 2022 | Non-Executive | Admit Card | 5043 Vacancies

Robin Singh | Updated On - January, 14 2023

FCI Recruitment 2022

FCI Recruitment 2022: The Food Corporation of India (FCI) is hiring 5043 Non Executives at its various offices across the country. Food Corporation of India (FCI) is one of India's largest public sector enterprises, specializing in food grain and supply chain management. The Food Corporation of India, founded on January 14, 1965, with its first district office in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, has managed various depots and private equity godowns across the country. The FCI Online Exam for Manager positions will be held in December 2022, and the exam for Non-Executive positions will be held in January 2023.

FCI Non Executive Exam Date

FCI Non Executive exam date is released by the exam conducting board. The FCI Non Executive Exam date is  01-29 January 2023.

FCI Non Executive Admit Card

The FCI Non Executive Admit Card has been released by the exam conducting board. The admit cards for FCI Non executive post are available now, candidates can download the admit card by the direct link given below.

FCI Notification 2022

Under the Advt. No. 01/2022-FCI Category III, FCI released the recruitment notification for Non-Executive JE (Civil), JE (Electrical Mechanical), Steno Grade-II, AG III (General), AG III (Accounts), AG III (Technical), AG III (Depot), AG-III (Hindi) posts in various zones of India. Detailed advertisements for the proposed vacancies have been posted on the official website, complete with information about the vacancies, eligibility, selection process, application form, and so on. Candidates interested in FCI Recruitment 2022 for Manager positions can obtain more information from the direct FCI Non-Executives 2022 Recruitment Notification PDF link provided below.

FCI Non-Executives 2022 | Overview

The FCI is a central authority in India specializing in food grain and supply chain management. The overview of FCI Non-Executives 2022 is mentioned below:

Organisation Food Corporation of India
Posts Grade III (Non-Executives)
Vacancies 5043
Category Central
Application Mode Online
FCI Exam Date 2022 FCI Grade 3- January 2023 
Salary Category 3➤ Rs. 28200 - Rs. 103400
Selection Process Online Test, Skill Test, and Document Verification
Official Website https://fci.gov.in/

FCI Important Dates 2022

The FCI Non-Executive recruitment 2022 exam is scheduled to be conducted in the month of January 2023, the important dates are given below:

Events FCI Category 3 Dates
FCI Notification Release Date 02nd September 2022
FCI 2022 Apply Online Start Date 06th September 2022
Last Date To Apply Online 05th October 2022 (4 pm)
Last date for submission of the application fee 05th October 2022 (4 pm)
Availability of FCI Admit Card 21 December 2022
FCI Exam Dates January 2023 (Tentative)

FCI Vacancies 2022 | Zone-wise

The FCI has notified that it will recruit 5043 Category 3 Non-Executives through the FCI recruitment exam 2022:

Post Code Cadre North Zone South Zone East Zone West Zone North East Zone
A JE (Civil) 22 05 07 05 09
B JE (Electrical Mechanical) 08 -- 02 02 03
C Steno Grade-II 43 08 08 09 05
D AG III (General) 463 155 185 92 53
E AG III (Accounts) 142 107 72 45 40
F AG III (Technical) 611 257 194 296 48
G AG III (Depot) 1063 435 283 258 15
H AG-III (Hindi) 36 22 17 06 12
Total 5043 2388 989 768 713 185

Note- i) A candidate can apply in any one zone only i.e. either North zone or South zone or East zone or West zone or Northeast zone.
ii) A candidate can apply only for any one of the postcodes A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H (within the zone).

FCI Recruitment 2022 | Application Fee

The Application fee for FCI Non-Executive is as follows:

  • General / OBC / EWS: 500/- ((Excluding bank charges but including GST)
  • SC / ST / PH : 0/-
  • All Category Female : 0/-

FCI Recruitment 2022 Eligibility Criteria

The FCI recruitment 2022 eligibility criteria such as age limit, and education qualification are different for all types of posts:

FCI Non-Executive 2022 Age Limit

The FCI Non-executive post-wise age limit is given below:

Post Code Post Name Maximum Age
A JE (Civil) 28
B JE (Electrical Mechanical) 28
C Steno Grade-II 25
D AG III (General) 27
E AG III (Accounts) 27
F AG III (Technical) 27
G AG III (Depot) 27
H AG-III (Hindi) 28

FCI Non-Executive 2022 Educational Eligibility

The post-wise educational eligibility for FCI Non-executive recruitment 2022 is mentioned below:

Degree in Civil Engineering

Or
a Diploma in Civil Engineering with one year of experience.

Degree in Electrical Engineering
Or
Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Or
Diploma in Electrical Engineering with one year of experience.
Or
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with one year of experience

Graduate degree with a speed of 40 w.p.m. and 80 w.p.m. in English typing and shorthand respectively.

Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in the use of computers.

Bachelor of Commerce from a recognized University with proficiency in the use of computers.

  1. B.Sc. in Agriculture from a recognized University.
    Or
    B.Sc. with any of the following subjects from a recognized University:
    Botany / Zoology / Bio-Technology / Bio-Chemistry / Microbiology /
    Food Science.
    Or
    B. Tech / BE in Food Science / Food Science and Technology /
    Agricultural Engineering / Bio-Technology from a recognized University
    / an institution approved by AICTE.
  2. Proficiency in the use of computers.

Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in the use of computers

*Degree from a recognised University with Hindi as the main subject. Proficiency in English specifically for the purpose of the translation. Certificate/Diploma course in translation from English to Hindi and vice-versa of at least one-year duration from a recognised University/Institution approved by Government. Given the fact that the major work of Assistant Grade-III (Hindi) would be a translation from English to Hindi and vice-versa, possession of Skill for Hindi Typing would also be required. To assess the same, Hindi Typing with a speed of
30 words per minute will be tested during the period of probation. Confirmation of probation shall be subject to the candidate qualifying for the prescribed Typing Test.
Note- *Hindi should be the main subject in every year of graduation.

FCI Non-Executive 2022 Selection Process

There are phases of Selection in the FCI recruitment exam 2022 which are listed below:

  1. Written Test (CBT)
  2. Skill Test (*Steno Grade II)
  3. Document Verification

FCI Non-Executive 2022 Exam Pattern

  • The FCI Non-Executive exam will be conducted in two phases i.e. Phase 1 and Phase 2.
  • The Phase 1 exam is common for all types of Posts.
  • The marks obtained in Phase-I will NOT be reckoned with in the final merit ranking.
  • The Phase 2 test comprises three papers namely Paper I, Paper II, and Paper III.

FCI Non-Executive Phase 1 Exam Pattern

The FCI recruitment exam 2022 phase 1 consists of four subjects, the details are given below:

  • The test will be Objective type (Multiple Choice Questions).
  • Each question will carry an equal 1 (one) mark.
  • For each wrong answer, there will be a negative marking of one-fourth (1/4) of the mark assigned to that question.
  • The marks obtained in Phase-I will NOT be reckoned with in the final merit ranking.
Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
English Language 25 25 15 mins
Reasoning Ability 25 25 15 mins
Numerical Aptitude 25 25 15 mins
General Studies 25 25 15 mins

Note - General Studies- comprising of History, Geography, Economy, and General Science up to Class 8th level (20 questions) and Current Affairs (5 Questions).

FCI Non-Executive Phase 2 Exam Pattern

The Phase 2 test comprises three papers namely Paper I, Paper II, and Paper III. The Post-wise paper analysis is given below in the table:

Post Name Paper
JE (Civil) Paper-I and Paper-II
JE (Electrical Mechanical) Paper-I and Paper-II
Steno Grade-II Paper III Only
AG III (General) Paper-I only
AG III (Accounts) Paper-I and Paper-II
AG III (Technical) Paper-I and Paper-II
AG III (Depot) Paper-I only
AG-III (Hindi) Paper-I and Paper-II

Important Notes -

  • Candidates will appear in Paper-I to be followed by Paper II. ONLINE TEST for Paper - I & Paper – II shall be held in single sitting only.
  • Candidates applying for postcode C will have to appear in Paper III. Thereafter the candidates will undergo a Skill-Test in typing and shorthand which will be of qualifying nature. The language of the Skill Test i.e (Typing, Short Hand) will be in English. The candidates shall be informed about the venue of the skill/typing test through the website (https://www.fci.gov.in). The final merit for the post of Steno. Grade II will be decided on the basis of Paper III subject to qualifying for the Skill Test.
  • Candidates applying for AG III (General) and AG III (Depot) will have to appear in Paper-I.

FCI Non-Executive Paper I Exam Pattern

The Paper I exam pattern consists of four subjects which are given below:

  • Paper-I is common for postcodes A, B, D, E, F, G, and H.
  • There are 120 questions with 120 marks.
Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
English Language 25 25 20 mins
Reasoning Ability 25 25 20 mins
Numerical Aptitude 25 25 20 mins
General Studies 45 45 30 mins
Total 120 120 90 Mins

Note - General Studies* comprising of History, Geography, and Economy (25 Questions)
General Science up to Class 10th level (10 questions)
Current Affairs (5 Questions)
Computer Awareness (5 questions)

FCI Non-Executive Paper II Exam Pattern

The Paper II exam is conducted to assess the post-specific technical knowledge of the relevant stream. The detailed analysis is given in below:

  • The Paper II will be of 60 questions with 2 marks each.
  • The total time will be 60 mins to complete paper II.

Post-wise Syllabus-

The short-syllabus is given below and detailed syllabus is given here:

  1. JE (Civil) ➤ Civil Engineering
  2. JE (Electrical Mechanical) ➤ Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering
  3. AG III (Accounts) ➤ General Accounting and Finance
  4. AG III (Technical) ➤ Agriculture, Botany and Zoology (Group-A) or Agriculture, Chemistry and Physics (Group-B)
  5. AG-III (Hindi) ➤ General Knowledge related to Hindi Literature (4 Questions), word/sentences for Hindi to English translation (20 Questions), word/sentences for English to Hindi translation (20 Questions), Official Language Policy (4 Questions), Official Language Act (4 Questions), Official Language Rules (4 Questions), Annual Programme issued by Department of Official Language (4 Questions).

FCI Non-Executive Paper III Exam Pattern

Paper III will be conducted only for the post of Steno Grade II. The Paper III exam pattern is given below:

Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Time Duration
General English 30 30 25 mins
General Awareness 30 30 20 mins
General Intelligence 30 30 25 mins
Computer Awareness 30 30 20 mins
Total 120 120 90 Mins

FCI Non-Executive Posts | Important Points

  • 120 Multiple Choice Questions on General English, General Awareness, General Intelligence, and Computer Knowledge (with specific reference to MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Internet) will be asked in paper III.
  • Marks obtained in Phase-I online exam will not be reckoned for final merit list. The candidates @fifteen times the number of vacancies advertised shall be called for Phase-II examination.
  • The merit of online Test for Post Code D and G will be decided on the basis of marks secured in Paper-I of Phase-II.
  • For post code A, B, E, F and H the merit will be decided on the basis of combined marks secured in Paper - I & post specific Paper – II of Phase-II
  • Candidates applying for the Post of Steno. Grade-II (Post code-C) will need to take Paper - III in PhaseII for Online Test. The final merit for the post of Steno. Grade-II will be decided on the basis of marks secured in Paper-III, subject to qualifying the Skill Test.
  • Candidates applying for AG-III (Hindi) (Post code-H) will need to take Paper I & II in Phase II. Final merit will be decided on the basis of combined marks secured by the candidates in both Paper I and Paper II.
  • Online Tests will be bilingual i.e. in English and Hindi except for language papers.

FCI Non-Executive Skill Test

Candidates applying for the Steno Grade-II (Post code-C) position must take Paper -III in Phase II. Online Exam. Following that, the candidates will be subjected to a typing and shorthand skill test. qualifying in nature The language of the Skill Test (Typing and Short Hand) will be English. The candidates shall be notified of the location of the skill/typing test via the website (https://www.fci.gov.in). The Candidates are encouraged to stay in touch via the website. Subject to passing the Skill Test, the final merit for the post of Steno.GradeII will be decided on the basis of Paper III.

FCI Non-Executive Paper II Syllabus

The detailed syllabus for specified technical posts for Paper II to assess the post-specific technical knowledge of the relevant stream is as under:

Building Materials: Physical and Chemical properties building stones, cement (Portland), Asbestos
products, Timber and Wood based Products, laminates, bituminous materials, paints, varnishes etc.
Surveying: Principles of surveying, plane table surveying, theodolite, leveling and contouring, curvature,
permanent adjustment of dumpy level, methods of contouring, tachometric survey etc.
Soil Mechanics: void ratio, porosity, saturation, water content, specific gravity of soil grains and unit
weights, grain size, Atterberg’s limits, soil classification, plasticity chart, permeability, consolidation of
soils. Lab tests, moisture content, bearing capacity of soils, plate load test, standard penetration test etc.
Estimating, Costing and Valuation: Estimate, analysis of rates, earthwork, Brick , RCC work shuttering,
Painting, Flooring, Plastering flexible pavements, Tube well, isolates and combined footings, Steel Truss,
Piles etc.
Transportation Engineering: Types of pavements, pavement materials – aggregates and bitumen, Design
of flexible and rigid pavements, bituminous construction, rigid pavement joint, pavement maintenance,
Railway Engineering.
Environmental Engineering: Quality of water, purification, distribution, sanitation, sewerage and sewage
treatments.
Structural Engineering: Theory of structures, bending moment and shear force diagrams retaining walls,
eccentric loads, slope deflection, critical load and columns, torsion etc.
Concrete Technology: Latest technology and uses of concrete, water cement ratio, workability, mix
design, placement, compaction, finishing and curing of concrete, quality control of concrete, repair and
maintenance of concrete structure etc.
RCC Designs: RCC flexural strength, shear strength, bond strength, design of single reinforced beams,
retaining walls, water tanks (RCC design questions may be based on both Limit State method and
Working Stress method).
Steel Design: Steel design and construction of steel columns, beams, roof trusses, plate girders.
Construction Management: Construction scheduling Bar Chart, CPM and PERT etc.

Basic concepts, Concepts of current, voltage, power, energy and their units, Circuit law, AC
Fundamentals, Measurement and measuring instruments, Electrical Machines, Synchronous Machines,
Generation, Transmission and Distribution of power in different power stations, Estimation and costing,
Utilization of Electrical Energy, Basic Electronics, Theory of Machines and Machine Design, Engineering
Mechanics and Strength of Materials, Thermal Engineering, Air standard Cycles for IC engines, Rankine
cycle of steam, Air Compressors & their cycles, Boilers Refrigeration cycles, Production Engineering.

  1. Basic Accounting concept including preparation of books of accounts.
  2. Taxation including Income Tax and Goods and Services Tax.
  3. Auditing: - (a) Auditing concepts and methods, (b) Internal & External audit of companies.
  4. Commercial Laws:- (Basic Knowledge) (a) Basics of Contract Act, (b) Basics of Company Act, (c) Basics
    of Sales of Goods Act, (d) Negotiable Instrument Act
  5. Basic of Computers: (a) Operating System, (b) Browsers, (c) Email, (d) Memory (Internal, External,
    portable), (e) Chats, (f) Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), (g) Networks

Agriculture:- Statics of Indian Agriculture (Cereals & Pulses), Elementary entomology, Plant Protection,
Agricultural Economics.
Botany:- Cell Biology :Tissue , Organ & Organ System, Genetics, Plant Classification, Diversity, Ecology, Life
Process: Photosynthesis, Respiration , Circulation, Movement etc, Basics of Biochemistry.
Zoology:- Animal Cell & Tissue, Organ System, Heredity & Variation, Animal Classification, Micro Organism,
Insects & Rodents.
Chemistry:- Chemical bonding, Organic Chemistry : Basics of alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, alcohols, aldehydes
and acids, Inorganic Chemistry , Chemistry in daily life.
Physics:- Measurements, Basic Physics, Light, Electricity.
The above syllabus for Agriculture, Botany, Zoology, Chemistry and Physics is grouped into following two
categories:
GROUP A- Agriculture, Botany and Zoology.
GROUP B- Agriculture, Chemistry and Physics.

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FCI Recruitment 2022 | FAQs:

Q1. What is non-executive posts in FCI?

Ans. FCI Recruitment 2022: Food Corporation of India has issued the latest notification for the FCI Non-Executive Recruitment 2022 of Non-Executive (Junior Engineer Civil, Junior Engineer Electrical / Mechanical, Stenographer Grade II, Assistant Grade III General, Assistant Grade III Accounts, Assistant Grade III Technical.

Q2. What is FCI exam eligibility?

Ans. The minimum age for applying for the post of FCI is 18 years and the upper age limit for all the FCI posts is different. On the other hand, the applicant must have completed a Degree or Diploma in the relevant stream for the post of Junior Engineer.

Q3. Is FCI notification 2022 released?

Ans. Food Corporation has released the FCI Recruitment 2022 for Category 3 under different states.

Q4. What are Category 3 posts in FCI?

Ans. In 2022Notification, FCI has released 5043 Assistant Grade 3 vacancies namely for AG III (Technical, General, Accounts, Depot, JE), Steno Grade 2, Typist, AG-II cadres.