Home Guard and Civil Defence Organization (HGCDO) 2021 Career Notification. HGCDO - GOA has released official notification for the job openings of Home Guard Volunteers vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 31st March, 2021.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :-  

Home Guard Volunteers - 296 Posts

Job Location - Panaji

Other Qualification Details :-

Applications in prescribed form are invited from eligible candidates for enrolling 296 (Two hundred Ninety Six) Home Guard Volunteers in the Home Guard and Civil Defence Organization initially for a period of three (03) years only. The candidates Who Have Already Served As Home Guard Volunteers Earlier Need Not Apply Again.

1. Post Name: Home Guard Volunteers

2. No of Post: 296 (Two hundred Ninety Six)

3. Minimum Educational Qualification: VIII Standard Passed.

4. Minimum Height: Male 5' 5', Female: 4' 11'   

5. Physical Efficiency Test:

i. For Male candidates 1 km. Run to be completed in 5 minutes 30 seconds. 

ii. For Female candidates 800 mtrs. run to be completed in 5 minutes 30 seconds.

6. The enrolled Home Guard Volunteers will be paid duty allowance of Rs.704/- per day.

7. No.HG &CD/HG-ENROL-417/1979 /2021

Age: Not less than 20 years and not more than 50 years as on the last date of receipt of applications forms i.e31.03.2021.


Commandant General Home Guards & Director, Civil Defence, Panaji-Goa

Selection Process :-

1. i) Physical Test (Qualifying Run)

ii) Height

iii) Written Test

iv) Oral Test

v) Diploma in Trade : Carpentry, Electrician, Moto Mechanic, Welding, Blacksmith, Auto Electrician etc: from recognized Institute.

2. The written examination of 35 marks will be held in the following subjects:    

(i) General Knowledge: 1 5 marks    

(ii) General English:10 marks    

(iii) Mathematics: 10 marks    

3. The minimum passing marks in the written examination will be 40% i.e. 14 marks. In case candidate scores less than 40% marks, he/she will be declared as Failed in the Written Examination. Only sucessful candidates in the written examination, will be called for oral interview.

Steps to Apply :-

1. The candidates possessing the above mentioned qualifications as on 31.03.2021 and possessing 15 years Residence Certificate (valid) issued by the Competent Authority may submit their Applications to the Commandant General Home Guards & Director, Civil Defence, Panaji-Goa in the prescribed Application Form.

2. The prescribed Application Forms are available at the Enrolment Cell in the Office of the Home Guards & Civil Defence, Police Head Quarters, Panaji, which can be collected between 10.00 hrs. to 17.30 hrs. on all working days on payment of Rs.20/- per Form.

3. Last Date: 31.03.2021

4. No certificatefi/ documents are required to be attached with Application Form by the candidate. During the selection process, verification of original certificates/documcnts will be done, the candidates will have to produce requisite original certificates/documents such as Birth Certificate. Educational Oualification Certificates from recognized Institute. 1.5 years Residence Certificate (valid), other ualification drivin license s orts certificate NCC certificate ex- serviceman certificate etc. before the Enrolment Boards.

5. The original certificates/documents will be checked and only eligible candidates will be permitted to thc next stage of recruitment process i.e. Physical Measurement and if qualified in Physical Measurements then Physical Efficiency Test will be conducted for that candidate.

Official Notification