FSSAI Recruitment 2021: As we all know, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has published the notification for the FSSAI recruitment 2021 on its official website. The notification has been released for the recruitment of a total number of 254 eligible candidates for the various posts. All the candidates who are eligible for the recruitment can apply till 12th November 2021. The FSSAI has started accepting online applications for the same from 13th October 2021. Candidates can apply online for FSSAI Recruitment 2021 by visiting the official website or from the direct link mentioned in the article below. In this article, Candidates can also check other important information regarding FSSAI Recruitment 2021.
FSSAI Recruitment 2021 Out
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) recruitment 2021 is out for various posts i.e. Assistant Director, Deputy Manager, Food Analyst, Technical Officer, Central Food Safety Officer, Assistant Manager, Assistant, Hindi Translator, Personal Assistant, IT Assistant, and Junior Assistant Grade- 1.
FSSAI Recruitment 2021: Important Dates
Check all the important dates related to FSSAI Recruitment 2021 from the following table.
|FSSAI Recruitment 2021||30th September 2021|
|Online Application Starts||8th October 13th October 2021|
|Online Application Ends||12th November 2021|
|CBT Stage 1||To be notified soon|
|CBT Stage 2||To be notified soon|
FSSAI Recruitment 2021: Apply Online
FSSAI is accepting online applications of the eligible candidates from 13th October 2021 till 12th November 2021. Candidates must check all the important details before applying online for the FSSAI Recruitment 2021 for various posts.
FSSAI Recruitment 2021: Vacancies
Check all the vacancies released under the FSSAI Recruitment 2021 for various posts, given below in the table.
FSSAI Recruitment 2021: Application Fees & Intimation Charges
Candidates need to check the application fees and intimation charges for the FSSAI Recruitment 2021.
|Category||Application Fee||Intimation Charges||Total*|
|General/OBC||Rs 1000/-||Rs 500/-||Rs 1500/-|
|SC/ST/EWS/Women/Ex-Servicemen/ PwBD||Nil||Rs 500/-||Rs 500/-|
FSSAI Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Before filling the online application form for FSSAI Recruitment 2021 candidates must check the eligibility criteria thoroughly as it is important to fulfil each criterion set by the FSSAI. Candidates who will not meet the criteria might get their candidature cancelled.
Candidates applying for the FSSAI Recruitment 2021 must fulfil the Age Limit Criteria as mentioned in the table below:
FSSAI Recruitment 2021 Age Limit
|Post||Maximum Age Limit|
|Junior Assistant Grade-1||25 Years|
|Assistant Manager, Assistant Manager (IT), Assistant, Hindi Translator, Personal Assistant, IT Assistant, Technical Officer, Central Food Safety Officer||30 Years|
|Deputy Manager, Assistant Director (Technical), Assistant Director, Food Analyst||35 Years|
The Educational Qualification for FSSAI Recruitment 2021 which the candidates must follow before applying online is mentioned in the table below:
FSSAI Recruitment 2021 Educational Qualification
|Assistant Director||A postgraduate or diploma degree in journalism or mass communication or public relation or MBA with specialization in Marketing from a recognized university or Institute. Students must also have six years of experience.|
|Assistant Director (Technical)||M.Tech/ PG Diploma/ B.E. B.Tech|
|Deputy Manager|| Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University or Institution Six years’ experience in handling administration, finance, human resource development or/ and vigilance and accounts matters. OR |
Degree of Law from a recognized University or institution Three years experience of handling legal matters or working experience as a Law Officer in a reputed Government or Autonomous body or Research Institutions or Universities or Public Sector Undertakings or Law firms.
|Food Analyst|| Master’s Degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry or Dairy Chemistry or Food Technology or Food Science & Technology or Food & Nutrition or Edible Oil Technology or Microbiology |
Bachelor of Technology in Dairy or Oil or degree in Veterinary Sciences
3 years of experience in the analysis of food
|Central Food Safety Officer (CFSO)||Degree in any of the following streams: |
*Master’s Degree in Chemistry*Degree in medicine from a recognized University
|Assistant Manager (IT)||B. Tech or M. Tech in Computer Science or any other relevant Engineering Discipline or MCA|
Bachelor’s Degree in Relevant field and 5 Years of total experience. Minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field.
|Assistant Manager|| Post Graduate Degree or Diploma (Full Time courses) in journalism or Mass Communication or Public Relation from a recognized university or Institute OR |
Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Social Work or psychology or Labour and Social Welfare from a recognized university or Institute
Bachelor’s degree in Library Sciences or Library and Information Science of a recognized University or Institute. Two years of professional experience in a Library under Central or State Govt. or Autonomous or Statutory Organisation or Public Sector Undertaking or University
|Assistant||Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution|
|Hindi Translator||Masters degree in Hindi with English as a compulsory subject and vice versa. OR |
Masters degree in any other subject with Hindi and English as compulsory subjects
|Personal Assistant||Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution Proficiency in shorthand (80 WPM) and typing (40 WPM – English) and/ or (35 WPM Hindi)Computer literacy and proficiency in using MS Office and internet etc.|
|IT Assistant||Bachelor’s Degree One year PG Diploma/Degree in Computer Application or Information Technology or equivalent degree. ORBachelor’s Degree in Computer Application or equivalent degree in relevant field|
|Junior Assistant Grade- 1||12th Standard or equivalent degree from a recognized Board or University|
FSSAI Recruitment 2021: Selection Process
The selection process for each post is different, the table shows the weightage assigned for each stage.
|Post Advertised||Stages of Selection||Weightage assigned|
|Food Analyst||Written Test + Interview||Written Test–85% Interview – 15%|
|Technical Officer CBT||(Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 50%|
|Central Food Safety Officer||CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 50%|
|Assistant Manager (IT)||CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 50%|
|Assistant Manager||CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 50%|
|Hindi Translator||CBT||CBT – 100%|
|Assistant||CBT||CBT – 100%|
|Personal Assistant||CBT + Proficiency in Shorthand and Typing||CBT – 100%|
|IT Assistant||CBT||CBT – 100%|
|Junior Assistant Grade-I||CBT||CBT – 100%|
|Assistant Director||CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2) + Interview||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 35% Interview – 15%|
|Assistant Director (Technical)||CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2) + Interview||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 35% Interview – 15%|
|Deputy Manager||CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2) + Interview||CBT (Stage-1) – 50% CBT (Stage-2) – 35% Interview – 15%|
FAQs: FSSAI Recruitment 2021
Q1. When will FSSAI Recruitment 2021 be released?
Ans. FSSAI Recruitment 2021 was released on 30th September 2021.
Q2. What is the last date to apply for FSSAI 2021?
Ans. The last date to apply for FSSAI 2021 is 12th November 2021.
Q3. What is the fee for FSSAI 2021?
Ans. The fee for FSSAI 2021 is Rs. 1500.
Q4. How can I apply for FSSAI 2021?
Ans. You can apply for FSSAI Recruitment 2021 by clicking on the link given above once the registration starts.