भारत सरकार / Government of India

अंतरिक्ष विभाग / Department of Space

भारतीय अंतरिक्ष अनुसंधान संगठन / INDIAN SPACE RESEARCH ORGANISATION

विक्रम साराभाई अंतरिक्ष केंद्र / VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE

तिरुवनंतपुरम / Thiruvananthapuram 695022

Ref No. VSSC/RMT/9.0/315/2021                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               03.03.2023

 

CORRIGENDUM

(To Advertisement No.315 dated 20.03.2021 for recruitment to the post of Fireman-A)



UPLOAD PRELIMINARY MEDICAL EXAMINATION CERTIFICATE

Last Date extended to 31-03-2023



 

The sequence of Selection process mentioned in Clause 10 of General Conditions/ Instructions in the Advertisement No.315 dated 20.03.2021 for selection to the post of Fireman-A [Post no. 1474] has been revised/amended by the Competent Authority and the details are as follows: -

1.         The applicants should submit a Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate in the prescribed format [Annexure A], issued by a Registered Medical Practitioner not below the rank of Assistant Surgeon (Allopathy) employed in Government Health Services. The Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate shall be valid for a period of six months.

2.         After scrutiny of applications with reference to eligibility criteria, eligible candidates shall be called for written test. Those who have not submitted Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate will not be called for Written Test.

3.         Candidates shall be shortlisted for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) in the ratio of 1:50 to the number of vacancies based on Written Test Score. In case any of the short-listed candidates do not meet the Physical Standards as per the PME, such candidates will be omitted from short-listing for PET and candidates down in the merit list will be called for PET to achieve the ratio of 1:50.

4.         The Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate should be valid at the time of PET.

5.         Shortlisted candidates shall undergo Stage-1 PET [1 event] and those qualify shall undergo Stage-2 PET [4 events ] as per Annexure B.

6.         Those who qualify in Stage-2 PET shall further undergo Detailed Medical Examination [DME].

7.         Those who qualify in Detailed Medical Examination [DME] shall be considered for empanelment in the order of written test marks taking into account the vacancy notified in the Advertisement.

8.         There is no change in the qualifying criteria prescribed in the original advertisement dated 20.03.2021.

Therefore, the applicants who have applied online against Advertisement no. 315 dated 20.03.2021 and received a valid registration number for the post of Fireman-A are required to upload the Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate in the prescribed format, issued by a Registered Medical Practitioner not below the rank of Assistant Surgeon (Allopathy) employed in Government Health Services on or before 20.03.2023 by logging into recruitment portal of VSSC website https://www.vssc.gov.in with the registration number. Please note that those candidates who have submitted the valid Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate only will be considered for further selection process. The written test for selection to the post of Fireman-A will be OMR based and is tentatively scheduled to be held in the month of April / May 2023 at different test centres located in Kerala.

 

 

 

 

Click Here to download Preliminary Medical Examination [PME] certificate Format (Annexure-A)

Click Here to view Physical Efficiency Tests for Recruitment to ISRO Fire Service (Annexure-B)