Thursday, 22 July 2021

APCOB Recruitment Notification 2021

APCOB Recruitment Notification 2021 
APCOB Recruitment Notification 2021 for the posts of Manager Sc-1  – Notification released. Applications are invited for Appointment to the post of ‘Manager (Scale-I)’ in The A.P. State Cooperative Bank Ltd., (APCOB), Vijayawada(2021-22)
VACANCIES :26
Break up of vacancies to the post of Manager (Scale – I):
Out of the said twenty-six (26) posts, six (06) posts are reserved to the candidates with specializations
as under:
Specialization No. of posts
Agriculture 03
Horticulture 01
Veterinary 01
Fisheries 01
An online test will be conducted for all the notified posts. A separate test in the specialization
concerned will be conducted to the candidates applying for specialized posts.
APCOB Recruitment Notification 2021
Important Events and Dates of APCOB Recruitment 
Commencement of on-line registration of application 21/07/2021
Closure of registration of application 05/08/2021
Closure for editing application details 05/08/2021
Last date for printing your application 20/08/2021
Online Fee Payment 21/07/2021 to 05/08/2021
 PAY SCALE & EMOLUMENTS:
The Scale of Pay for the post of Manager (Scale-I) at present is Rs.36000-1490/7-46430-1740/2-
49910-1990/7-63840 plus five stagnation increments after reaching maximum of the scale. The first
four stagnation increments will be released after every two completed years of service, of which first
two shall be Rs.1990/- each and next two shall be Rs.2220/- each. The fifth stagnation increment of
Rs.2220/- will be released two years after receipt of fourth stagnation increment.
Approximate Gross emoluments at the minimum of scale of pay is Rs.60943/- (as at June 2021) plus
other allowances applicable such as Conveyance Allowance, Newspaper allowance, Telephone Bill
reimbursement (CUG), Medical Allowance etc., and other benefits such as Contributory PF, Medical
Reimbursement, Leave Encashment, LTC, Medical Aid, etc
 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
Candidate should be a local candidate of the State of Andhra Pradesh.
AGE (as on 01.06.2021):
Above 20 years - Below 28 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 02.06.1993
and later than 01.06.2001 (both dates inclusive)
Educational Qualification (as on 01.07.2021):
Graduate from a Recognized University with an aggregate of 40% or above.
Note: The percentage of marks in graduation shall be arrived at by dividing the aggregate/total marks
obtained by the candidate in all subjects, as graded by the concerned University/Board, with the
aggregate maximum marks of the examination passed for all the years of the examination. In case,
the Universities or Boards award marks in the form of Grades, such Grades will be considered to the
equivalent percentage specified above as per the rules of the Universities or Boards. In case grades
are allotted by the university, the candidates should produce percentage of marks equivalent to that
of grade awarded from that university.
1) Proficiency in Telugu language is desired.
2) Knowledge of English is required.
3) Preference will be given to candidates with computer knowledge.
Educational qualifications for the candidates with specialization:
Specialization : Educational Qualification
Agriculture : Candidate must be a graduate from a recognized
university with an aggregate of 40% or above and possess B.Sc (Agri.)/M.Sc (Agri.).
Horticulture  : Candidate must be a graduate from a recognized university with an aggregate of 40% or above and possess B.SC (Horti.)/M.Sc (Horti.).
Veterinary :  Candidate must be a graduate from a recognized university with an aggregate of 40% or above and possess B.VSc/MVSc.
Fisheries : Candidate must be a graduate from a recognized university with an aggregate of 40% or above and possess B.F.Sc/M.F.Sc
Application Fee including Bank and other Charges (Non-Refundable):
The application fee including intimation charges (non-refundable), is prescribed as under:
Sl. No. Category Fees (incl. of GST)
1. SC/ST/PC/EXS Rs. 500/-
2. General/BC Rs.700/-
Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of fees/intimation charges will have to be borne by the
candidate, including the candidate applying under reserved category. The fee/intimation charges as
mentioned in the above table is excluding the transaction charges payable to the Bank.
Candidates have to pay requisite fees/intimation charges through the ONLINE mode only
SELECTION PROCEDURE:
The selection of the candidates shall be made on the basis of the Online Test/Examination. The
Online Test/Examination will be conducted in English. All the eligible candidates who apply with the
requisite fee and whose applications are received in time will be called for the online test/
Examination, which will comprise the following:
A. Online Test/Examination : 100 marks ;
B. There shall be Negative Marking for wrong answers (0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong
answer) ;
C. (i) Online Test question contents would be as under :
HOW TO APPLY
DETAILED GUIDELINES/PROCEDURES FOR
A. APPLICATION REGISTRATION
B. PAYMENT OF FEES
C. DOCUMENT SCAN AND UPLOAD
Candidates can apply online only from 21.07.2021 to 05.08.2021 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 (4.5cm × 3.5cm)
- signature (with black ink)
- left thumb impression (on white paper with black or blue ink)
- a hand written declaration (on a white paper with black ink) (text given below)
Ensuring that the all these scanned documents adhere to the required
specifications as given in Annexure III to this Advertisement.
(ii) Signature in CAPITAL LETTERS will NOT be accepted.
(iii) The left thumb impression should be properly scanned and not smudged. (If a candidate is not having left thumb, he/she may use his/ her right thumb for applying.)
(iv) The text for the hand written declaration is as follows – 
“I, _______ (Name of the candidate), hereby declare that all the information submitted
by me in the application form is correct, true and valid. I will present the supporting documents as and when required.”
(v) The above mentioned hand written declaration has to be in the candidate’s hand writing and in English only. If it is written and uploaded by anybody else or in any other language, the application will be considered as invalid. (In the case of Visually Impaired candidates who cannot write may get the text of declaration typed and put their left hand thumb impression below the typed declaration and upload the document as per specifications.)
(vi) Keep the necessary details/documents ready to make Online Payment of the requisite application fee/ intimation charges
(vii) 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 Examination etc. through the registered e-mail ID. 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.
APPLICATION FEES/ INTIMATION CHARGES (NON REFUNDABLE) PAYMENT OF FEE
ONLINE: 21.07.2021 TO 05.08.2021.
Bank Transaction charges for Online Payment of application fees/intimation charges will have to be borne by the candidate. 
Application Registration
1. Candidates to go to the Bank website (www.apcob.org) click on the option "APPLY ONLINE" which will open a new screen.
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. Visually Impaired candidates should fill the application form carefully and verify/ get the details verified to ensure that the same are correct prior to final submission.
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 candidature.
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. 
PAYMENT OF FEES
ONLINE MODE
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 containing fee details. 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
 GUIDELINES FOR SCANNING AND UPLOAD OF DOCUMENTS
Before applying online a candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his/her photograph, signature, left thumb impression and the hand written declaration as per the specifications given below.
*Photograph Image: (4.5cm × 3.5cm)
*Photograph must be a recent passport style colour picture.
*Make sure that the picture is in colour, taken against a light-colored, preferably white, background
*Look straight at the camera with a relaxed face If the picture is taken on a sunny day, have the sun behind you, or place yourself in the shade, so that you are not squinting and there are no harsh shadows
* If you have to use flash, ensure there's no "red-eye"
* If you wear glasses make sure that there are no reflections and your eyes can be clearly seen.
* Caps, hats and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must not\ cover your face.
* Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred)
* Size of file should be between 20kb–50 kb
* Ensure that the size of the scanned image is not more than 50kb. If the size of the file is more than 50 kb, then adjust the settings of the scanner such as the DPI resolution, no. of colours etc., during the process of scanning.
Procedure for uploading the documents
* While filling in the Online Application Form the candidate will be provided with separate links for uploading Photograph, signature, left thumb impression and hand written declaration
* Click on the respective link “Upload Photograph / signature / Upload left thumb\ impression / hand written declaration”
* Browse and Select the location where the Scanned Photograph / signature / left thumb impression / hand written declaration file has been saved.
* Select the file by clicking on it
* Click the ‘Open/Upload’
* If the file size and format are not as prescribed, an error message will be displayed.
* Preview of the uploaded image will help to see the quality of the image. In case of unclear / smudged, the same may be re-uploaded to the expected clarity /quality.
Your Online Application will not be registered unless you upload your Photograph, signature, left
thumb impression and hand written declaration as specified.

Applications are invited for Appointment to the post of ‘Staff Assistant’ in The A.P. State Cooperative Bank Ltd., (APCOB), Vijayawada (2021-22)
VACANCIES: Break up of vacancies to the post of Staff Assistants.:35
PAY SCALE & EMOLUMENTS:
The Scale of Pay for the post of Staff Assistant at present (on par with IBA scales) is Rs.17900 –
1000/3 – 20900 – 1230/3 – 24590 – 1490/4– 30550 – 1730/7 – 42660 – 3270/1 – 45930 – 1990/1 –
47920 (20 stages) plus nine stagnation increments at the rate of Rs.1990/-, at a frequency of 2 years
from the dates of reaching the maximum of their scales.
Approximate Gross emoluments at the minimum of scale of pay is Rs.32,854/- (as at June 2021) plus
other allowances applicable such as Conveyance Allowance, Newspaper allowance, Telephone Bill
reimbursement, Medical Allowance etc., and other benefits such as Contributory PF, Medical
Reimbursement, Leave Encashment, LTC, Medical Aid, etc
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:
Candidate should be a local candidate of the State of Andhra Pradesh.
AGE (as on 01.06.2021):
Above 20 years - Below 28 years i.e. candidates should not have been born earlier than 02.06.1993
and later than 01.06.2001 (both dates inclusive)
Educational Qualification (as on 01.07.2021):
Graduate from a Recognized University with an aggregate of 40% or above
Application Fee including Bank and other Charges (Non-Refundable):
The application fee including intimation charges (non-refundable), is prescribed as under:
Sl. No. Category Fees (incl. of GST)
1. SC/ST/PC/EXS Rs. 500/-
2. General/BC Rs.700/-
SELECTION PROCEDURE:
The selection of the candidates shall be made on the basis of the Online Test/Examination. The
Online Test/Examination will be conducted in English. All the eligible candidates who apply with the
requisite fee and whose applications are received in time will be called for the online test/
Examination, which will comprise the following:
A. Online Test/Examination : 100 marks ;
B. There shall be Negative Marking for wrong answers (0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong
answer) ;
C. Online Test question contents would be as under :
HOW TO APPLY
DETAILED GUIDELINES/PROCEDURES FOR
A. APPLICATION REGISTRATION
B. PAYMENT OF FEES
C. DOCUMENT SCAN AND UPLOAD
Candidates can apply online only from 21.07.2021 to 05.08.2021 and no other mode of application will be accepted.
PAYMENT OF FEES
ONLINE MODE
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 ORDERTO 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 containing fee details. 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.