Ordnance Factory Recruitment: OFB Trade Apprentice Posts for ITI & Non-ITI

Ordnance Factory Recruitment: Indian Ordnance Factory Board has been released a notification for the Engagement of 56th batch of Trade Apprentices for ITI and Non-ITI categories. This notification is under the “Apprentices Act 1961” in Ordnance & Ordnance Equipment factories located in different states across India. The number of vacancies is approx. 1595 for Non-ITI and 3210 for ITI category.

ordnance factory trade apprentice recruitment 2019-2020
Indian Ordnance Factory Recruitment 2020

Candidates can find the detailed advertisement and others information from the Ordnance Factory Board official website www.ofb.gov.in under the ‘News & Announcements’ section.

Candidates note that submission of the online application is likely to be started in last week of December, 2019 at the official website of the Ordnance Factory Board. All the prospective candidates are advised to keep visiting the official website of OFB and Jobingov for any latest update.

In this article, we are going to discuss about Ordnance Factory Recruitment like educational qualification, age limit, application fees, online application process, important documents, and more. All the candidates who interested to apply for the Ordnance Factory Apprentice Recruitment are requested to read the full article.

Ordnance Factory Recruitment

Name of the BoardOrdnance Factory Board(OFB)
Name of the PostTrade Apprentice
No of Vacancies 4805
Job CategoryCentral Government Jobs
Job LocationAll over India
Training LocationAmbajhari, Nagpur
Application modeOnline Application
Starting date of online application10th January 2020
Closing date of online application9th February 2020
Official Websiteofb.gov.in & ofbindia.gov.in

OFB Trade Apprentice Recruitment Eligibility

Education Qualification

  • Non-ITI Category: Must passed matriculation examination (10th class or equivalent) as closing date of online application with at least 50 percent marks in aggregate and with minimum 40 percent marks in Mathematics and science each.
  • ITI Category: Passed relevant trade test from any institute recognized by NCVT/ SCVT/ any other authority specified through Gazette notification of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship/ Ministry of Labour and Employment with duration as per the Apprentice Act 1961 and must passed Matriculation / 10th Class/ Equivalent with at least 50 percent aggregate marks both in 10th class & ITI.

OFB Recruitment: Age Limit

Between 15 to 24 years as on last date of submission of Online Application.

OFB Recruitment: Age Relaxation

Relaxation in Upper age limit is admissible as per the Government Rules.

OFB Trade Apprentice Recruitment: Application Fees

No application fee is required to be paid by the applicant.

Important Dates

Advertisement date31st December 2019 
Starting of Online Application10th January 2020
Closing of Online Application9th February 2020

OFB Trade Apprentice Recruitment: Important Links

Official NotificationDownload
Apply OnlineClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here

OFB Trade Apprentice Salary

Exact salary not specified but the average salary for an Apprentice is approx. Rs-12,000 per month in India.

Ordnance Factory 2020 Vacancy Details

Trade Apprentice PostsVacancies
For Non-ITI Category1595
For ITI Category3210

OFB Recruitment Selection Process

Candidates will be selected for Trade Apprentice posts by the Merit List and Documents Verification.

Online Application Process

Follow the below instruction step by step to apply online for Ordnance Factory Board Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2020:

Step 1: Visit the official website ofb.gov.in.

Step 2: Find the link of Engagement of 56th batch of Trade Apprentices under News & Announcements and click on it.

Step 3: Fill up your basic details and educational qualification.

Step 4: Upload scanned copies of the required documents.

Step 5: Finally, click on the submit button and complete the online application process.

Required Documents

The documents may be needed during filling up the online application for OFB Trade Apprentice posts 2020. The required important documents are given as under:

  1. A valid photo id proof like Voter Card/ Aadhaar Card/ Driving Licence and Institution photo id card.
  2. 3 copies colored photograph.
  3. Matriculation examination/10th Class/ Equivalent mark sheet.
  4. Engg/ Diploma/ ITI mark sheet.
  5. Provisional Certificate.
  6. Category Certificate.

Candidates have to carry a valid photo id proof on the day of the exam for entering into the exam hall.

Important Note: Those candidates who have already applied for the OFB Recruitment via the Govt of India website, www.apprenticeship.gov.in, they are also required to re-apply through the OFB official website www.ofb.gov.in.

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

The frequently asked questions regarding the Ordnance Factory Recruitment 2020 are given below:

Q1: What is the official website of OFB?

A2: The official website of OFB is www.ofb.gov.in.

Q2: How many Ordnance Factory are there in India?

A2: There are 41 Ordnance Factory and 9 Training Institutes in all over India. Know more details- Click here.


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