DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman Recruitment 2024
DCDHG Meghalaya

DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman Recruitment ~ Salary ₹21,700/-

DCDHG Meghalaya Employment News 2024: Apply for 284 Guardsman Vacancies!

Directorate of Civil Defence and Home Guards Meghalaya has released its latest employment notification, inviting applications for 284 Guardsman positions. The average monthly salary for DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman is approximately Rs. 21,700/- (as of 16 June 2024).

Interested candidates must submit their applications by 1 May 2024, as per the notification. Before applying, ensure to carefully review the eligibility criteria, including qualifications and age limits, as outlined in the official DCDHG Meghalaya employment news.

For complete details and online application for the manager vacancy, please visit the official website of DCDHG Meghalaya at (https://meghomeguards.gov.in/).

Table of Content

DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman Recruitment Details (2024)

Employment NewsLatest Guardsman jobs in Meghalaya (2024)
Hiring OrganisationDirectorate of Civil Defence and Home Guards Meghalaya
Name of the Job PostGuardsman
Total Number of vacancy284
Average Monthly SalaryApproximately ~ Rs.21,700/- per month
Educational QualificationIXth Class
Age CriteriaMinimum age: 18 Years
Maximum age: 27 Years
Last Date to Apply1 May 2024
- Check Official DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman Recruitment Notification (2024)
Work LocationMeghalaya
Last updated on16 June 2024
Check all upcoming job opportunities similar to DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman vacancy in Meghalaya Government Jobs

Recruitment Advertisement for Guardsman Position

Applications are invited from both Male and Female candidates who are Indian citizens and are domiciled in the State of Meghalaya for the position of Guardsman and equivalent ranks in the Civil Defence & Home Guards Organization.

Vacancy Details

Rank Vacancies Reservation Breakdown
Guardsman 284
  • UR: 43
  • Khasi Jaintia: 114
  • Garo: 113
  • Other Scheduled Tribes/Scheduled Caste: 14

Basic Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification Age Physical Standards
Class IX Passed 18-27 Years
  • Male (ST): 157cm
  • Male (Other): 162cm
  • Female (ST): 150cm
  • Female (Other): 154cm

Recruitment Process Overview

  1. Physical Efficiency Test - 200 Marks
  2. Written Examination - 200 Marks
  3. Interview - 50 Marks

Important Dates and Instructions

  • Application Form Availability: From 1st April, 2024
  • Last Date for Receipt of Application: 1st May, 2024
  • Applications must be submitted either by Hand or by Registered Post

Application Submission

Completed applications along with attested copies of required documents should be submitted to the following offices:

  • District Home Guards Commandant Shillong/ Jowai /Tura
  • District Training Centers Nongstoin/ Mawkyrwat, Nongpoh, Williamnagar, Resubelpara, Baghmara, Ampati
  • Central Training Institute, Civil Defence & Home Guards, Mawdiangdiang, Shillong

Additional Instructions

  1. Application form will be available for Rs.50/-
  2. Incomplete applications or applications not accompanied by the required certificates will be rejected
  3. Selected candidates will have to undergo 9 months of Basic Training

Reservation Policy

Reservation policy of the state for Guardsman position:

Category Reservation Percentage
Khasi Jaintia Candidates 40%
Garo Candidates 40%
Other Scheduled Tribes/Scheduled Caste of Meghalaya 5%
Unreserved Category 15%

Recruitment Centers

Physical Measurement Test and Physical Efficiency Test will be conducted at Central Training Institute, Mawdiangdiang, Shillong and Civil Defence and Home Guards Complex at Tura.

Admit Cards

Admit cards will be issued to eligible candidates and will be available for download on the Civil Defence & Home Guards Department website.

Important Points

  • Candidates should come prepared to stay for 2/3 days under their own arrangements
  • No TA/DA will be admissible for journey or stay
  • Undergoing medical examination does not guarantee appointment

DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman Recruitment FAQs (2024)

What is the DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman recruitment (2024) notification?

Directorate of Civil Defence and Home Guards Meghalaya publishes employment news inviting eligible candidates to apply for the job post of Guardsman. So, it's a good news for candidates searching for Guardsman jobs in Meghalaya. Some of the important details mentioned in the DCDHG Meghalaya employment notification are:

  • Recruitment details
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Selection process
What is the average monthly salary?
Directorate of Civil Defence and Home Guards Meghalaya published Guardsman job notification with approximate salary Rs.21,700 per month.
What is the required educational criteria?
Candidates with (IXth Class) qualification will be considered eligible to apply for the DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman recruitment.
What is the required age criteria?
The age limit for general category candidates applying for DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman recruitment is following:
Minimum age: 18 Years
Maximum age: 27 Years
What is the last date to fill application form (2024)?
The last date to apply for DCDHG Meghalaya Guardsman recruitment is 1 May 2024 (mentioned in the official notification).
What is the deadline for submitting the application?
The deadline for submitting the application is 1st of May, 2024.
How can I obtain the application form?
You can obtain the application form from various offices mentioned, such as District Home Guards Commandant offices and District Training Centers, upon payment of Rs.50/-.
What are the eligibility criteria for the Guardsman position?
  • Should be a Citizen of India and belonging to or domiciled in Meghalaya.
  • Should have undergone basic course conducted by the Home Guards organization or any training conducted by Civil Defence organization.
  • Educational qualification: Class IX Passed
  • Age: 18-27 years
  • Height requirements:
    • Male (ST including other tribes of Meghalaya): 157 cms
    • Male (Other): 162 cms
    • Female (ST including other tribes of Meghalaya): 150 cms
    • Female (Other): 154 cms
Is there any relaxation in age limit for SC/ST candidates?
Yes, there is a relaxation of 5 years in the upper age limit for candidates belonging to SC/ST category.
What is the selection process for Guardsman recruitment?
The selection process for Guardsman recruitment includes:
  1. Physical Efficiency Test - 200 Marks
  2. Written Examination - 200 Marks
  3. Interview - 50 Marks
Are there any physical standards required for the job?
Yes, there are physical standards required, including height requirements varying for different categories.
How many vacancies are available for Guardsman?
There are 284 vacancies available for the position of Guardsman and equivalent ranks.
Will there be any reservation for women candidates?
Yes, 10% vacancies in the post of Guardsman only shall be reserved for Women Candidates.
Can candidates from other states apply?
No, only candidates who are domiciled in the State of Meghalaya can apply.
What documents are required to accompany the application?
The following documents are required:
  • 3 copies of recent passport size photographs
  • Educational Qualification Certificates
  • Birth Certificate or Age Certificate
  • Scheduled Tribe/Scheduled Caste Certificate/Domicile Certificate
  • Home Guards/Civil Defence Training Certificates
Is there any fee for the recruitment process?
Yes, the application form can be obtained upon payment of Rs.50/-.
What is the salary for Guardsman position?
The salary details are not provided in the reference content.
How long is the training period?
The Basic Training duration is 9 months.
Where will the recruitment tests be conducted?
The recruitment tests will be conducted at Central Training Institute, Mawdiangdiang, Shillong and Civil Defence and Home Guards Complex at Tura.
Will there be any written examination?
Yes, there will be a written examination for the post of Guardsman.
How will the final merit list be prepared?
The final merit list will be prepared based on the total marks scored in the Physical Efficiency Test, Written Test, and Interview.
Are there any specific requirements for the interview?
No specific requirements for the interview are mentioned in the reference content.
Can candidates apply through online mode?
There is no mention of applying through online mode in the reference content.
What is the official website for more information?
The official website for more information is www.meghomeguards.gov.in.
Can candidates apply if they don't have prior training in Home Guards or Civil Defence?
No, candidates need to have undergone basic training conducted by the Home Guards organization or any training conducted by Civil Defence organization to apply for the posts of Guardsman and equivalent ranks.

Latest Govt Jobs similar to DCDHG Meghalaya Recruitment (16 June 2024)

Recruitment Organisation Job Post Vacancy Details
BHEL Recruitment Apprentice 170 posts
RCFL Recruitment Trainee 158 posts
SGPGI Recruitment Nursing Officer 260 posts
SBI Recruitment Clerk, PO, SO 15,000+ posts
India Post Recruitment GDS 30,000+ posts

Popular Jobs for Candidates Searching Jobs similar to Government Vacancies in DCDHG Meghalaya