Indian Coast Guard (ICG) 2020 Jobs Recruitment. ICG has released official notification for the job openings of Navik vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 07th December, 2020.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-

Navik - 50 Posts

Job Location - Across India

Other Qualification Details :-

Applications are invited from Indian male candidates possessing educational qualifications and age as prescribed below for recruitment to the post of Navik {Domestic Branch (Cook & Steward)} in the Indian Coast Guard, an Armed Force of the Union.

1. Eligibility Condition and Job Requirement.

(a) Educational Qualification: 10th Class with 50% marks in aggregate from a board of Education recognized by Central / State Government (5% relaxation in above minimum cut off will be given for SC / ST candidates and outstanding sports person of National level who have obtained Ist , IInd or IIIrd position in any field of sports events at the Open National Championship/ Inter-state National Championship.

(b) Job Requirement.

(i) Cook. They would be required to prepare food as per menu (both vegetarian and non-vegetarian including handling of meat products) and accounting of ration. In addition, they will also be allotted other duties for efficient running of the organisation.

(ii) Steward. They would be required to serve food in the Officer’s mess as waiters, housekeeping, maintenance and accounting of funds, wine and stores handling, preparation of menu etc. In addition, they will also be allotted other duties for efficient running of the organisation.

2. Pay, Perks and Other Benefits.

(a) Pay & Allowances. Starting Basic Pay Scale for Navik (DB) is 21700/- (Pay Level-3) plus Dearness Allowance and other allowances based on nature of duty/place of posting as per the regulation enforced time-to-time.

(b) Promotion. Promotion prospects exist up to the rank of Pradhan Adhikari with pay scale 47600/- (Pay level 8) with Dearness Allowance.

(c) Perquisites:

Free ration and clothing as per rules in vogue. Free medical treatment for self and family including dependent parents. Government accommodation for self & family on nominal license fee. 45 days Earned leave and 08 days Casual leave every year with Leave Travel Concession (LTC) for self, family and dependent parents as per Govt. rules. Contributory Pension Scheme and Gratuity on retirement. Canteen and various loan facilities. ECHS medical facilities post retirement.

Age: 18 to 22 years as on 01 Apr 2021 i.e. born between 01 Apr 1999 to 31 Mar 2003, both dates are inclusive. (Upper age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC candidates).

Documents Required :-

Scrutiny of documents for eligibility will be carried out prior commencement of the written examination. Candidates are therefore required to appear at the examination Centre with the following documents:-

(a) Three copies of e-Admit card with latest photograph affixed. 

(b) Two copies of application form.

(c) Original Class 10th pass certificate and mark sheet.

(d) Candidates who are perusing higher education can submit self-attested photo copies of 10th class marks sheet and pass certificate. Candidates perusing higher education are also required to produce duly signed certificate by head of Registrar / chancellor clearly indicating list of original certificate held. Provisional pass certificate (10th class) will be accepted in case state boards are late in issuing original certificates, subject to production of original pass certificate at INS Chilka before induction in Indian Coast Guard.

(e) Original Caste certificate (if applicable) of their respective state issued by Tehsildar/Sub District Magistrate / District Magistrate.

(f) Original Caste (if applicable)/ Income certificate for EWSs (Economically Weaker Sections) as per Govt. of India format (No other format will be entertained) available on ICG website.

(g) The permanent address and domicile of the candidate should be of the same place/state. However, in case of candidates from Assam, a Permanent Residential Certificate (PRC) as issued by Govt. of Assam or similar certificate by district administration, in lieu of standard domicile certificate will be accepted for the purpose of appearing in written examination / PFT / Initial Medicals. However, candidates from Assam has to produce a domicile certificate before induction at INS Chilka.

(h) Proof of identity such as passport, driving license, Aadhar card / Voter ID-card, Pan card, School / College ID-card or any other photo identity proof.

(j) In case of reserved category applicants, availing age/percentage relaxation, either current or permanent address of online application should be same as the address mentioned in caste / category certificate (SC, ST & OBC)/Income certificate for EWSs (Economically Weaker Sections). Further in case of OBC, the category certificate should not be more than 3 financial Years old and for such cases renewed/fresh certificate to be produced shall be in original as per Govt. of India format (No other format will be entertained).

(k) Ten recent colour passport size photographs with blue background.

(l) The date of issue of all documents has to be 07 Dec 2020 or any date prior to 07 Dec 2020 (closing date of application). If any documents Viz. category certificate (OBC / EWS) is expired /expiring prior 07 Dec 2020, the candidate is to bring old certificate and document pertaining to renewal of old certificate. Both copies are to be produced at the time of exam and final medical at INS Chilka.

General Instructions :-

(a) Candidates withdrawn on disciplinary grounds from any other service training establishments are not eligible to appear.

(b) Candidates should not have been arrested, convicted or prosecuted on criminal charges. 

(c) Original certificates should not be attached with the application form. Indian Coast Guard will not take responsibility for loss of original certificates, if attached with application. Photo should be pasted and not stapled. Attestation made on the backside of the photo will not be entertained.

(d) Request for change of examination Centre / date will not be entertained. 

(e) All original certificates and mark sheets which are to be produced at the time of Written Test will be returned to candidate post verification.

(f) The candidate's selection pertaining to a particular batch is valid for that batch only. Qualified candidates whose names do not appear in the final select list cannot claim admission for the next batch. These candidates will have to undergo the selection procedure afresh provided that they meet the eligibility criteria for the fresh batch.

(g) Applications received by post will not be accepted. 

(h) Call letter for final medical examination for enrolment in the Indian Coast Guard will be forwarded only to initial medically qualified candidates in the select list. Such candidates will be required to reach the training establishment at their own expense. Unsuccessful candidates will not be intimated separately.

(j) No enquiry will be entertained regarding recruitment / enrolment after a period of six months.

(k) Indiscipline activities including copying/malpractice etc. during the testing proc edures will also result in disqualification.

(l) The application and the original documents will be further scrutinised for eligibility prior to enrolment and may be rejected if found not eligible in any respect at any stage of recruitment. 

(m) It may also be noted that minimum percentage of marks for eligibility at Para 2(a) may be increased depending upon number of candidates applying.

(n) Candidates from "Open Schools" institutes not recognised by Govt. / AICTE are not eligible.

(p) In case of more number of candidates are applying for one Centre, few candidates may be allotted to any other Centre. Candidates with higher marks will be allotted their first choice only. 

(q) Indian Coast Guard reserves the right to conduct re-assessment of candidates prior issue of call letter for final medicals at INS Chilka to avoid imposter case. If candidate is found imposter, his candidature will be cancelled.

(r) Mobile Phone - Use of Mobile phones and other modern electronic gadgets are not permitted during examination. Coast Guard considers such possession as adopting unfair means. If any candidate is caught with Mobile, Smart Watch, Bluetooth, any kind of scanning equipment during examination hours, immediately action will be taken as per law including filling of FIR against defaulter.

(s) Coast Guard cannot guarantee the safe keeping of any electronic devices. Candidate will not be allowed to go to toilet or leave examination venue / hall for any reasons after the commencement of the written examination.

(t) All candidates will be frisked prior entering examination venue. 

(u) All candidates are requested to be watchful and immediately bring to notice of invigilator for any suspicious action by any of the candidates.

(v) Indian Coast Guard reserves the right to cancel the entire recruitment at any stage of the recruitment process without assigning any reason.

Selection Process :-

The 'Online' Applications will be sorted out Centre wise. The conduct of test is planned during the month of Early Jan 2021. The Selection procedure is as follows:

(a) Short-listing criteria will be based on higher percentage of marks for a particular examination Centre.

(b) The qualifying cut off percentage (%) of a particular Centre may be increased if more number of applications with higher percentage is received.

(c) The written examination will be of objective type, which will generally cover subjects Quantitative Aptitude, Mathematics, General Sciences, General English, General Awareness (Current Affairs & General Knowledge) and Reasoning (Verbal & Non-Verbal). 

(d) Those who qualify written examination will undergo Physical Fitness Test (PFT) and Initial Medical Examination (Preliminary). The testing procedure will take 2-3 days. Physically Challenged candidates are not eligible to apply for this examination. 

(e) Physical Fitness Test (PFT). PFT will be conducted for all those who qualify the written tests. All candidates are advised to be in possession of sport rig (Shoe, T-shirt, Trouser etc). The PFT will consist of following:

1. 1.6 Km run to be completed in 7 minutes.

2. 20 Squat ups (Uthak Baithak).

3.10 Push up. Candidates undergoing PFT will do so at their own risk.

(f) Candidates who qualify the Physical Fitness Test (PFT) will be required to undergo initial recruitment medical examination at the respective recruitment Centres or any other place as decided by the Indian Coast Guard. 

(g) Based on the performance in the written examination and PFT, candidates will be shortlisted for medical examination in a ratio as may be decided by the Indian Coast Guard. Mere declaration of fit in initial medical examination does not indicate selection of the candidate for the final medical at the training academy at INS Chilka.

(h) The select list will be prepared from the candidates who qualify in all the tests depending pon the available vacancies. The Zone wise select list of candidates will be displayed in the

Indian Coast Guard Website in the month of Mar 2021. It is clarified that merit list will be zone wise and not Centre wise.

Steps to Apply :-

Application Will Be Accepted ‘online’ From 30 Nov To 07 Dec 2020

Print Out Of E-admit Card From 19 Dec - 25 Dec 2020

(a) Applications will be accepted 'Online only' from 30 Nov to 07 Dec 2020 till 1700 Hrs. Candidates are to log on to and click on opportunities button. The important instructions for filling of online application are: 

(i) The Name of the Candidate, Father and Mother's name and date of birth should be mentioned as per 10th class certificate.

(ii) Indicate exact percentage of 10th class up to two decimals and this is not to be rounded off. CGPA score in percentage will be accepted as per methodology mentioned on mark sheet for calculating percentage as per central/state recognized education board. 

(iii) Filling up of information like personal e-mail ID and mobile number of the candidates are compulsory. The date, time and Centre of the written examination and other information will be informed through Coast Guard Recruitment website

(iv) The application provides choice of only One Centre for examination. The candidates are to choose Centre from the list mentioned against each state to which he belongs to.

(b) To fill up "Online" application, the candidates need to log on to the Website and click opportunity button and proceed as given below:

(i) Select the advertisement for Recruitment of Navik (DB) (10th Entry) 01/2021 Batch.

(ii) Select the post applied for - Navik (Domestic Branch). 

(iii) Click on the 'I Agree' button and the 'Online Application' will be displayed.

(iv) Proceed to fill up the application {All Star (*) marked entries are compulsory and to be filled}

(v) Candidates have to upload the photograph and signature in .jpeg format (image quality 200 dpi). The size of photograph and signature must be between 10 kb to 40 kb and 10 kb to 30 kb respectively.

(vi) On completion of filling application, check your filled details once again prior clicking on the Submit button.

(vii) On successful submission of the online application a unique Application/Registration number will be provided to the candidates. Candidates must note down this application number for future reference and for retrieval/ reprint of e-Admit card. Applicants to take print out of the e-Admit card through URL from 19 Dec to 25 Dec 2020 only post short listing of the online applications. For Candidates NOT meeting the eligibility criteria, a ‘Rejection Slip giving the cause of rejection with the Application Number’ will be displayed. Short-listing criteria will be based on higher percentage of marks for a particular examination Centre.

(viii) Candidates are required to bring 03 copies of e-Admit card with latest identical colour passport size photographs with Blue background (Not older than one month) and to be pasted in the box provided. Candidates shall bring all original documents along with photocopies of all documents self-attested i.e. class 10th pass certificate and mark sheet showing subjects, caste certificate wherever required and domicile certificate of their respective state for submission at the examination Centre on the date of examination. Any candidate who does not carry all these documents at the time of recruitment shall not be permitted to appear in the written examination. 

(ix) Filling of multiple applications will result in cancellation of all applications. Last date for applying online: 07 Dec 2020 till 1700 Hrs.

Official Notification