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FCI Junior Engineer Grade III Recruitment Exam Notification


Food Corporation of India (FCI) is the state-owned company which has the strong network of food grains supply chain management. FCI is one of the India’s leading employer, every year numerous candidates join FCI as Junior engineers and Grade III employees. It also recruits for other government positions such as FCI management trainee. The company releases official notification to different positions. The company conducts online examination for the positions, prospective candidates can apply for exam in their respective zones, given in the below table. Drona.in helps the candidates with the relevant material required to apply for the examination.

North South East West North-East
Jammu Bangalore Kolkata Ahmedabad Suryamaninagar
Dehradun Chennai Bhubaneshwar Bhopal Guwahati
Shimla Hyderabad Patna Raipur Dimapur
Jaipur Thiruvananthapuram Ranchi Mumbai Shillong
New Delhi        


       Positions          Age        Educational Qualifications
J.E. (Civil Engineering) 28 Diploma in Civil Engineering with one year of valid experience.
J.E. (Electrical Engineering) 28 Diploma in Electrical Engineering with one year experience.
J.E.( Mechanical Engineering ) 28 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with one year experience.
Assistant Grade -II (Hindi) 28
  1. Degree with Hindi as the main  subject.
  2. Proficiency in English.
  3. One year experience in translation.( From English to Hindi and English to Hindi.)

Desirable: Post graduation in Hindi.  

Typist (Hindi) 25 Graduation or equivalent.

  1. With minimum 30 W.P.M speed in Hindi Typing.
  2. Preference will be given to the candidates with skill set of typing in both Hindi and English.
  3. Computer knowledge is must.  
AG-III (General) 27 Degree in any discipline with knowledge of computers.
AG-III (Accounts) 27
AG-III (Technical) 27 B.Sc. in Agriculture or B.Sc. in following subjects:  Zoology / Botany /  Biochemistry / Bio-Technology / Microbiology / Food Science.  


B. Tech / BE in Food Science and    Technology / Food Science /  Bio-Technology / Agricultural Engineering  from a recognized University      

2. Proficiency in use of computers.

AG-III (Depot) 27 Graduate Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with proficiency in use of computers.


  1. The Upper age relaxation to SC/ST candidates is five years and three years for OBC candidates.  
  2. FCI employees can apply for an unlimited period.   
  3. Ten years of age relaxation applies to General candidates ( People with disabilities.  15 years for SC/ST ( PWD ) and 13 years for PWD / PH candidates belonging to OBC.


Current Notifications

Application Procedure

  1. Prospective candidates should go through the official website to apply for their respective zones.
  2. Candidates should have valid email address and personal details to apply for the vacant position.
  3. Photograph, Signature and other documents must be filled as per the requirements.
  4. Online Application Form will not be Accepted/Registered unless the candidate uploads his/her photograph, signature and certificate/document (if applicable) as specified.  
  5. After filling the application form and filling up relevant details, candidates must upload photograph and signature.
  6. Pay the examination fees using a Credit card or debit card.
  7. Prior submission candidates must check the details entirely.

Selection Procedure

Food Corporation of India for recruitment of various positions conducts online examination for the candidates. Other  PSUs that recruit eligible engineering candidates for various posts are BSNL, SAIL, GAIL, NTPC,  BHEL, etc.

The selection procedure involves online examination followed by Skill Test / typing Test.

Examination Pattern

The below table gives you the information on tests to be conducted for different examinations.

                      Position                              Paper
 JE Civil Paper 1 and paper 2
JE Electrical Paper 1 and paper 2
JE mechanical Paper 1 and paper 2
AG 2 Hindi Paper 3 and paper 4
Typist Hindi Paper 3
AG 3 General Paper 1
AG 3 Accounts Paper 1 and paper 2
AG 3 Technical Paper 1 and paper 2
AG 3 Depot Paper 1
Paper – I                               Objective Type Questions
Subject Questions Marks Duration
General Aptitude Test , Reasoning, data analysis, English, Computer, General wares, general intelligence, latest current affairs, Numerical ability, data interoperation. 120 120 90 Minutes
Paper – II  Objective Type Questions
Subject Questions Marks Duration
1)  Question related to engineering Subject for Engineering posts

2) Commerce , general accounting and finance

3)  General accounting  for AG 3 ( Accounts)

4) Biological Science for AG III technical.

120 120 90 Minutes
Paper – III  Objective Type Questions
Hindi, English, General awareness, General Intelligence and Computer 120 120 90 Minutes
Paper – IV                                    Descriptive Examination
Translation of 1 passage from Hindi to English and English to Hindi

2 Essay I Hindi and English language

Candidates should complete the examination in 90 minutes.



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