Food Corporation of India (FCI) ensures the food security to the people of India. FCI is a huge organization. Food Corporation of India recruits many young candidates to work for it. Here is the basic introduction of FCI.
What is FCI?
FCI is responsible to have the sufficient buffer stock of food grains. It involves purchasing the food grains from the farmer and distributes it. FCI also maintains the quality of food in the country. The government of India fixes the Minimum Support Price for the farmers and FCI purchases the grain from the farmer on that MSP. But if farmers get a higher price from others, they can sell their grins other places.
FCI does the buffer stock of the grains and also distribute it to the APL (Above Poverty Line), BPL (Below Poverty Line) and Mid-Day Meal. Apart from the mentioned schemes, FCI distributes the grain through many other schemes as well.
Jobs in FCI
FCI is a huge organization with many job opportunities in it. FCI has the jobs for all grades. It publishes the job requirement on its official website on time to time. Here is the classification of different jobs in FCI based on the education of aspirants.
For 8th Pass aspirants: FCI recruits the 8th pass aspirants for the position of watchmen. For this post usually, FCI invites the applications from the 18 to 25 year old candidates. Selected candidate get the salary from Rs. 8,100/- 18,070/- PM.
Other jobs: FCI also recruits the candidates on many other posts like General Administration, Accounts & Laws, Medical Officer (MO), MGT Trainee, Assistant General Manager (AMG), Managers, MT (Management Trainee). To get the job in the FCI under the mentioned posts the eligibility is Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Electrical Engineering, B.Com, any graduation etc. The education qualification and age of candidates depends on the vacant posts and can be varied.
FCI also publish the recruitment for Manager, MT-General for Depot, and Manager for the goods movement, Accountant and manager for Accounts department, Technician, clerk, stenographer, and Peon, etc.
How to Apply for FCI jobs
Food Corporation of India (FCI) comes under the central government of India. As the government wants to upgrade the present situation of farmers in India so the GOI is planning to purchase the more food grains from them. To complete this task FCI will need more manpower in the future for its entire department. That’s why it is expected that FCI will publish more jobs in the future.
FCI usually publish the detailed job requirement in the Employment News and a short description on their website. If you are looking for a job in FCI than we will keep you informed about the same as soon as some news regarding the jobs in FCI will come.
FCI offers good salary package so it is one of the most attractive departments for the young aspirants. As we mentioned earlier that Food Corporation on India comes under the central government so the pension scheme for this department has been changed.
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