The ARO Jhunjhunu has invited applications for soldier posts from candidates hailing from the Bikaner, Sri Ganganagar, and Hanumangarh districts of Rajasthan. Eligible candidates should apply for the posts via the official website of the Indian Army on or before August 09, 2018.
An Army recruitment drive will be conducted for the selected eligible candidates from August 24 to September 02, 2018 at Bikaner. If you are interested to join Army, take a read of the below eligibility criteria. Except for Soldier General Duty, all candidates must age between 17½ to 23 years to apply for the Army recruitment.
Soldier (General Duty)
The minimum physical qualitative requirements stipulated by the Army are a height of 170 centimeters, weight 50 kilograms, and 77 centimeters chest with 5 cm expansion. When it comes to education, the candidate must have passed matriculation with 45 percent total marks and 33 percent marks in each subject. Class 10 candidates who passed in grading system should have the corresponding grade equivalent of 45 percent in individual subjects. However, if you have passed class 12 or above, that qualification would suffice to apply.
Candidates are to follow the same minimum height, weight, and chest requirement as stated for the Soldier (General Duty) post. However, the Soldier Technical candidate should have passed the 12th standard in Science with Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and English as core subjects. The candidate should also have achieved 50 percent aggregate marks and 40 percent marks in each subject in class 12.
Soldier Technical (Aviation or Ammunition Examiner)
For this post, the age and physical requirements remain the same as mentioned for the previous posts. Although the same educational qualification mentioned for Soldier Technical post is applicable for this post, you can apply if you have 3 years Diploma in Engineering in any of branches from among Electrical, Computer Science and Electronics, Mechanical, Automobiles, and Instrumentation from ITI or a recognized polytechnic institute.
Soldier (Nursing Assistant or Nursing Assistant Veterinary)
For this soldier post, the physical and age requirements are the same as mentioned earlier. The candidate should have passed class 12 with Chemistry, Biology, English, and Physics, with minimum 50 percent marks in aggregate and 40 percent marks in each subject. If the candidate has cleared B.Sc. in Bioscience, Zoology, or Botany, and English, that qualification would suffice. However, they should have studied those 4 subjects in class 12 also.
Soldier (Clerk or Store Keeper Technical or Inventory Management)
For this post, you should be 162 centimeters tall and must weigh 50 kilograms with the same chest measurements as stated for the above posts. The candidate should have scored 50 percent marks in individual subjects and 60 percent total in class 12. In addition, the candidate must have studied English and Mathematics, Accounts, or Bookkeeping in intermediate or class 10. Even if you have graduation or above, the mark percentage achieved in 12th class is mandatory. At the time of screening, there will also be a typing test.
Other requirements remaining the same, the candidate who wishes to apply for this post should have matriculation or ITI except for those who want to apply for Mess Keeper, House Keeper, or Syce, for which, class 8 pass is enough.