Intelligence Bureau (IB), under Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India has just yesterday issued recruitment notification 2012 for 410 positions of Security Assistant (Executive). These positions require only Matriculation (Class X pass) with knowledge of local language as minimum eligibility. Last date to apply through online form is 4th December, 2011.
This blog post of mine encapsulates the important points in the notification to help you apply for the same as well as archive the info for later use for future IB job aspirants (say IB Security Assistant Recruitment 2013/2014). Another follow up blog article titled: IB Security Assistant exam pattern, Sample papers & Books
would give you the prep materials to prepare for this exam.
But before that hope you know what is an Intelligence Bureau (IB) – for those who does not here is a small synopsis to begin with.
What is Intelligence Bureau, India:
IB is India's internal intelligence agency (the external intelligence agency being RAW-Research and Analysis Wing) under ministry of home affairs, Govt. of India. Its basic function is to garner intelligence from within India and also execute counter-intelligence and counter-terrorism tasks. Its employee consists of those from law enforcement agencies, mostly from the Indian Police Service and the military.
IB is headed by Director Intelligence Bureau (a senior IPS officer). Its Employee strength is believed be around 25,000. Assistant Central Intelligence Officer in Grade-II for which this recruitment advertisement has been made is a Non-Gazetted Group 'C' Officer, equivalent to a Sub-inspector.
IB Security Assistant Vacancies 2012:
You can find the branch-wise, category-wise Security Assistant vacancy positions of Intelligence Bureau in the table at right.
You have to submit your online form for IB Security Assistant Recruitment 2012, against that IB branch (called Subsidiary Intelligence Bureau), for which you know (i.e. read, write and speak) the local language/dialect.
These positions are stated to be temporary but are likely to continue indefinitely.
Salaries for IB Security Assistant:
Intelligence Bureau is offering salary in the pay scale of Rs.5200-20200/- and Grade pay Rs. 2000/- (plus usual Central Govt. allowances) for Security Assistant (Executive) positions.
Eligibilities for IB Security Assistant:
Age Eligibility: (as on 4th December, 2011 – last date of application)
Max: 27 years.
Age relaxations exists as per Govt rule.
Academic Qualification Eligibility:
1.0 Minimum Matriculation(Class X) or equivalent.
2.0 Should be able to Read, Write and Speak the local language/dialect of that SIB for which you are applying. You can find the list of these languages alongside vacancy positions of SIBs in the notification.
Besides the above eligibility, its desirable to have field experience in intelligence work.
Selection process for IB Security Assistant positions:
The selection process for these positions consists of a written exam (Objective type test) of 100 mark, followed by local language test (50 marks) and personality test (50 marks). You can find more about it in my next blog article titled: IB Security Assistant exam pattern, Sample papers & Books.
Written exam centers for IB Security Assistant recruitment:
IB Security Assistant exam 2012 would be held in 15 cities/towns all over India as given below:
Ahmedabad, Aizwal, Chandigarh, Dibrugarh, Gangtok, Panaji, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Mumbai, Nagpur, Raipur, Shimla, Silliguri, Trivandrum.
IB Security Assistant Online Form 2012:
You can apply only online for these IB Security Assistant positions.
There is no offline form.
How to apply for these positions is given in section “HOW TO APPLY” of the notification
. You should also go through this FAQ
on application form/eligibility.
IB Security Assistant Exam 2012 Admit Card/ Exam date:
No date of issue admit card/call letter as well as the date of exam has been specified in the notification stage. So you should keep checking your mail-id as well as this official website
for IB Security Assistant Recruitment.
Labels: IB (Intelligence Bureau) Recruitment