Punjab Subordinate Services Selection Board (PSSSB) has invited applications for the recruitment of 25 food safety officers post at Food and Drugs Administration Department for the year 2020. Interested candidates can apply for Food Safety Officers Post through the prescribed format on or before the last date which is 10th February 2020.


Name of the Organisation Food and Drugs Administration
Nature of job Government job
Name of  Post  Food Safety officer
Job Location Mohali, Punjab
No. of Vacancies 25


PSSSB Food Safety officers Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

Date of Advertisement 17th Jan 2020
Start date to apply  online 20th Jan 2020
Last date to apply online 10th Feb 2020
Last date to pay fee 12th Feb 2020


Pay Scale:

Rs. 10300-34800/- + 4200 Grade pay


PSSSB Recruitment 2020 Vacancy Details

Category No. of vacancies
General 11
SC (M& B) 3
SC (R &O) 2
BC 3
ESM Gen (Self) 2
ESM Gen (Dependent) 2
PH (ortho) 1
EWS (Gen) 1


Eligibility Criteria for PSSSB Food Safety officers Recruitment 2020


1 Should have passed Punjabi in matriculation level or its equivalent
2 Should possess a degree in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology or Oil Technology or Agricultural Science or Veterinary Sciences or Biochemistry or Microbiology or Masters degree in Chemistry or Degree in Medicine from a recognized University or Institution of India which is recognized by UGC as per the rules and regulations.
3 Any other equivalent/recognized qualifications as notified by the Central Government till dates.


Age Criteria:

Minimum age 18 years
Maximum age 37 years
Age relaxation will be as per the following conditions
SC/OBC of Punjab 42 years
Central/State employees 45 years


Selection Process

Selection of the candidates for the Post of Food Safety Officer will be on the basis of written exam


Exam Pattern

General awareness (Punjab Culture & History) 5 MCQ
Current Affairs 5 MCQ
Mental Ability 10 MCQ
English Language 10 MCQ
Punjabi Language 10 MCQ


Punjab Food Safety officers Recruitment 2020 Application Process

To apply online follow the steps 
1 Candidates can log in to www.punjabsssb.gov.in 
2 Click on the Recruitment link and fill up the form
3 After successful registration, the candidates will be given a username and password
4 Upload scanned image of passport size photograph, signature and relevant documents.


Application Fee:

Gen 600 Rs
SC/BC/EWS 150 Rs
Ex servicemen  & Dependent 100 Rs
Handicapped 300 Rs.


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For more details and to apply online visit the official website