Cordite Factory Aruvankadu Recruitment 2023 for Ex-Apprentice | Last Date: 18 November 2023

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Cordite Factory Aruvankadu Recruitment 2023: Cordite Factory Aruvankadu has released a notification for the post of Ex-Apprentice of AOCP (Attendant Operator Chemical Plant) trade. Qualifications with Matriculation /NAC / NTC issued by NCVT in AOCP Trade are eligible for this post. This recruitment fills a total of 126 vacancies. A detailed explanation of this post is given below.

Cordite Factory Aruvankadu: Cordite Factory, Aruvankadu, is located in the hilly region of Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu was established in the year 1904. CFA is the pioneer in manufacturing quality propellants for different types of ammunition, including 105mm, 120mm, 130mm, and 155mm, and Propellants for naval ammunition and small arms. The latest addition of Triple Base propellant Bi modular Charges for 155mm Ammunition is a great achievement of CFA.

Cordite Factory Aruvankadu Recruitment

Cordite Factory Aruvankadu Recruitment 2023 for Ex-Apprentice:

Job Role Ex-Apprentice of AOCP
Job Type Govt Jobs
Qualification NAC / NTC
Experience Experienced
Stipend  Rs. 19,900/-
Total Vacancies 126 Posts
Job Location Nilgiris
 Last Date 18 November 2023

Job Specification: Core Technical area of Defence Manufacturing.

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualifications:

Matriculation + NAC / NTC issued by NCTVT (now NCVT) in AOCP Trade. Possessing Ordnance Factory training or experience in manufacturing and handling military explosives and ammunition. 

Note: Candidates possessing a National Apprenticeship Certificate or National Trade Certificate issued by the National Council for Training in Vocational Trades – NCTVT (now named NCVT – National Council for Vocational Training) in the AOCP trade will only be accepted as the qualification. 

Duration:  1 Years

Age Limit(as on 01 October 2023): 18 – 35 Years

Age Relaxation:

  • SC/ST- 05 Years.
  • OBC- 03 Years.
  • Ex-SM- Period of Military Service + 03 Years

Total Vacancies: 126 Posts

  • UR- 53 Posts
  • OBC-  34 Posts
  • SC- 18 Posts
  • ST-  09 Posts
  • EWS- 12 Posts
  • Ex-SM- 12 Posts

Stipend: Rs. 19,900 + DA

Selection Process:

Selection will be based on the Marks scored in the NCTVT and Trade Test/ Practical test only. The factory will decide the cut-off percentage for calling candidates for the Trade test based on the total Marks secured in NCTVT. The weightage of Marks in the NCTVT Exam and Trade test/Practical test will be 80% and 20%, respectively. 

How to apply for Cordite Factory Aruvankadu Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can download and print the Application Form from the link provided below and send it by post to the following address on or before 18 November 2023.


  • Along with other necessary enclosures, one extra copy of the same photograph to be self-attested (in the back of the photographs) and enclosed. 
  • The envelope must be clearly superscribed as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF “TENURE BASED CPW PERSONNEL ON CONTRACT BASIS”.

For more details & Application form: Click here.

Postal address:

The General Manager,
Cordite Factory,
The Nilgiris District.
Tamil Nadu Pin -643 202.

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