Union Bank Has announced recruitment for the post of Armed guard staff cadre for the session 2018-19. You can apply for the same and seek a decent job at one of the most reputed bank of India.
How To Apply for the job? What are the requirements? What are the eligibility criteria? Get Full Details in this post today-
Job Description For The Post Of Armed Guard Staff Cadre-
a. Perform Armed Guard duties i.e. Perform Armed Guard duties i.e. to watch or look after
the premises or department for the purpose of its safety, security and guard against
attack, or assault, or infiltration and against removal of the Bank’s property by any
unauthorized person and/or to watch and guard as above the movement of cash from
one place to another, whether inside or outside the Bank, for which purpose they are
required by the Bank to carry any of the following weapons:
(i) Guns, Pistols or any
other fire arm; or
(ii) Dagger, sword, khukri or spear; or
(iii) any other licensed weapon.
b. Operating gadgets like Electronic Alarm systems, CCTV systems, X-Ray machines, Door
Frame Metal Detector (DFMD), Hand Held Metal Detector (HHMD), etc., for security of
men and materials entering or exiting the Bank’s premises.
c. Maintenance and Operation of Fire Alarm systems and Fire-fighting equipments.
d. Work in shifts including night shifts.
e. To perform other routine duties of the Subordinate cadre as required by the
Management from time to time.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA :
i. Nationality / Citizenship: An applicant must either be –
a. a citizen of India, or
b. a subject of Nepal, or
c. a subject of Bhutan, or
d. a Tibetan refugee, who migrated to India before 1st January 1962, with the intention
of permanently settling in India, or
e. a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan / Burma / Sri Lanka / East
African countries of Kenya / Uganda / the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly
Tanganyika and Zanzibar) / Zambia / Malawi / Zaire / Ethiopia or Vietnam with the
intention of permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b) / (c) / (d) or (e) above shall be
a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the
Government of India before the date of this notification.
ii. Cut-Off Date:
The Tentative Cut-Off Date for the purpose of eligibility criteria for the
recruitment process shall be 01.01.2019. However, the final Cut-Off Date shall be
intimated on Bank’s Website.
Should have completed minimum 18 years of age but should not be more than 25 years
of age, as applicable to Post in Subordinate Staff cadre in the Bank, as on Cut-Off Date.
Educational Qualification :
i. A pass in 10th standard or its equivalent examination but the candidate should not
have passed 10+2 examination or its equivalent.
ii. Proficiency in the Official Language of the State/ Union Territory (candidates should
know how to read/ write and speak the Official Language of the State/ Union
Territory) for which vacancies a candidate wishes to apply.
iii. His character should be ‘EXEMPLARY’ at the time of valid discharge from Armed
iv. The medical standards which the candidates must possess should be minimum SHAPE-
1 or AYE, whichever is applicable, at the time of valid discharge from the Armed
v. Ex-Servicemen who do not possess the above civil examination qualifications should
be matriculate Ex-Servicemen who have obtained the Army Special Certificate of
Education or corresponding certificate in the Navy or Air Force after having
completed not less than 15 years of service in the Armed Forces of the Union as on
the Cut-off Date. Such certificates should be dated on or before the Cut-off Date.
SELECTION PROCESS :
A. Selection will be through examination (online) strictly on merit and physical fitness
test, subject to Reservation policy and guidelines issued by Government of India in
B. The Selection Process shall be based on the following criteria; viz., (a) Online test
and (b) Physical Fitness Test, aggregating to a Total Score of 100. Online Test shall
be made available bilingually i.e. in English and in Hindi.
C. Online Test and Cut-off Scores:
The Online Test containing Objective and Multiple Choice questions on various topics
of One hour duration which shall carry a total score of 70 shall be administered
online to assess the general suitability of the candidates based on written expression,
as mentioned below:
HOW TO APPLY:
DETAILED GUIDELINES/PROCEDURES FOR
A. APPLICATION REGISTRATION
B. PAYMENT OF FEES
Candidates can apply online only and no other mode of application will be accepted.
IMPORTANT POINTS TO BE NOTED BEFORE REGISTRATION
Before applying online, candidates should:
i. Scan their photograph and signature ensuring that both the photograph and signature
adhere to the required specifications as given under Guideline for photograph &
signature scan and upload.
ii. Have a valid personal email ID and mobile no., which should be kept active till the
completion of this Recruitment Process. Bank may send intimation to download call
letters for the tests through the registered e-mail ID and/or by post. In case a
candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, he/she should create his/her new
e-mail ID and mobile no. before applying on-line and must maintain that email
account and mobile number.
iii. APPLICATION FEES/ INTIMATION CHARGES (NON REFUNDABLE)Rs. 100/- (Rupees
One Hundred only) for the ex-servicemen candidates irrespective of their category.
Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees/intimation charges will
have to be borne by the candidate.
A. Application Procedure
1. Candidates are first required to go to the Bank’s website
www.unionbankofindia.co.in and click on the ‘Recruitment’ Page to open the
link “Armed Guard Recruitment 2018-19” and then click on the option “CLICK
HERE TO APPLY ONLINE” to open the On-Line Application Form.
2. To register application, choose the tab “Click here for New Registration” and
enter Name, Contact details and Email-id. A Provisional Registration Number
and Password will be generated by the system and displayed on the screen.
Candidate should note down the Provisional Registration Number and
Password. An Email & SMS indicating the Provisional Registration number and
Password will also be sent.
3. In case the candidate is unable to complete the application form in one go,
he / she can save the data already entered by choosing “SAVE AND NEXT” tab.
Prior to submission of the online application candidates are advised to use the
“SAVE AND NEXT” facility to verify the details in the online application form
and modify the same if required.
4. Candidates are advised to carefully fill and verify the details filled in the
online application themselves as no change will be possible/ entertained after
clicking the FINAL SUBMIT BUTTON.
5. The Name of the candidate or his /her Father/ Husband etc. should be spelt
correctly in the application as it appears in the Certificates/ Mark
sheets/Identity proof. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the
6. Validate your details and Save your application by clicking the ‘Validate your
details’ and ‘Save & Next’ button.
7. Candidates can proceed to upload Photo & Signature as per the specifications
given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature
detailed under point “C”.
8. Candidates can proceed to fill other details of the Application Form.
9. Click on the Preview Tab to preview and verify the entire application form
before FINAL SUBMIT.
10. Modify details, if required, and click on ‘FINAL SUBMIT’ ONLY after verifying
and ensuring that the photograph, signature uploaded and other details filled
by you are correct.
11. Click on ‘Payment’ Tab and proceed for payment.
12. Click on ‘Submit’ button.
B. PAYMENT OF FEES:
1. The application form is integrated with the payment gateway and the
payment process can be completed by following the instructions.
2. The payment can be made by using Debit Cards (RuPay/Visa/MasterCard/Maestro), Credit Cards, Internet Banking, IMPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets.
3. After submitting your payment information in the online application form,
PLEASE WAIT FOR THE INTIMATION FROM THE SERVER. DO NOT PRESS BACK OR
REFRESH BUTTON IN ORDER TO AVOID DOUBLE CHARGE.
4. On successful completion of the transaction, an e-Receipt will be generated.
5. Non-generation of ‘E-Receipt’ indicates PAYMENT FAILURE. On failure of
payment, Candidates are advised to login again using their Provisional
Registration Number and Password and repeat the process of payment.
6. Candidates are required to take a printout of the e-Receipt and online
Application Form. Please note that if the same cannot be generated, online
transaction may not have been successful.
7. For Credit Card users: All charges are listed in Indian Rupee. If you use a non-
Indian credit card, your bank will convert to your local currency based on
prevailing exchange rates.
8. To ensure the security of your data, please close the browser window once
your transaction is completed.
9. There is facility to print application form containing fee details after
payment of fees.
a. After completing the procedure of applying on-line including payment of fees /
intimation charges, the candidate should take a printout of the system generated online
application form, ensure the particulars filled in are accurate and retain it along
with Registration Number and Password for future reference. They should not send
this printout to the Bank.
Note:All the particulars mentioned in the online application including Name of the
Candidate, Category, Date of Birth, Address, Mobile Number, Email ID, Test
Centre, District in which applied for, Qualifications, etc. will be considered