Howrah District Court Recruitment 2019 | Stenographer/Clerk/Others | 67 Vacancies | Last Date 8 July 2019

Howrah District Court Recruitment 2019 for Lower Division Clerk, Stenographer Grade-III, Process-Server (summons bailiff), Group-D (Peon, Night Guard, Farash) and Sweeper. The eligibility criteria and application process are given below.

Howrah District Court Recruitment

Howrah District Court Recruitment 2019:

Job Role Stenographer/Clerk/Others
Qualification 8th/Any Degree
Salary Rs.4900-37600/Month
Total Vacancies 67 posts
Experience Freshers
Job Location Howrah
Last Date 8 July 2019

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

For Lower Division Clerk:

  • Candidates must have passed Madhyamik or equivalent examination from any recognized board and possess at least a Certificate in Computer training from a recognized Institution. They should have knowledge of computer operation and type-writing in English.

For Stenographer Grade-III:

  • Candidates must have passed a madhyamik or equivalent examination from any recognized board and must also have a minimum speed @ 80 w.p.m in shorthand and a minimum speed @ 30 w.p.m in typing from a legible manuscript in English for 10 minutes and possess at least a Certificate in computer training from a recognized Institution. They should also have a satisfactory fingering speed in computer operation.

For Process-Server (summons bailiff) /Group-D (Peon, Night Guard, Farash):

  • Candidates must have class–VIII-pass certificate from any recognized School or any other recognized equivalent Institution.

For Sweeper:

  • Able to read and write in Bengali/Hindi/English.

Age Limit(As on 1 June 2019): 18 to 40 years

Age Relaxation:

  • SC/ST: 5 years
  • OBC(A)/OBC(B): 3 years
  • PWD: 45 years
  • Ex-Service Man: As per Govt. Norms

Application Fees:

For Stenographer Grade III/ Lower Division Clerk:

  • UR/OBC: Rs.400/-
  • SC/ST: Rs.300/-
  • Exempted Category/PWD: No fee

For Process Server (summons bailiff)/ Group-D (Peon/Night Guard/Farash):

  • UR/OBC Rs 300/-
  • SC/ST Rs 200/-
  • Exempted Category/PWD: No fee

For Sweeper:



  • OBC (B): Rs 150/-

PostWise Vacancies:

  • Stenographer Grade III: 8 posts
  • Lower Division Clerk: 21 posts
  • Process Server (summons bailiff): 11 posts
  • Group D (Peon/Night Guard/Farash): 28 posts
  • Group D (Sweeper): 1 post

Salary Details:



  • Stenographer Grade III: Pay Band No.3 of Rs. 7100-37600/ with Grade Pay of Rs. 3900/-
  • Lower Division Clerk: Pay Band No 2 of Rs. 5400—25200/ with Grade Pay of RS. 2600/-
  • Process Server (summons bailiff): Pay Band No. 2 of Rs. 5400-25200/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 2300/-
  • Group D (Peon/Night Guard/Farash): Pay Band No. 1 of Rs. 4900-16200/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 1700/-
  • Group D (Sweeper): Pay Band No. 1 of Rs. 4900-16200/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 1700/-

Howrah District Court Recruitment Selection Process:

For Lower Division Clerk:

  • The selection process is based on the Paper-I, Paper-II and Personality test.
  • The Paper-I shall carry 100 marks having 100 questions of 1(one) mark each, comprising of multiple choice objective type questions on English, General Studies and Arithmetic.
  • The Paper-II shall consist of conventional type questions designed to test the writing skill, grammatical accuracy and comprehensive knowledge in English and Bengali.
  • The Personality test of 10 marks and Computer test of 10 marks.

For English Stenographer Grade III:

  • The selection process is based on the paper-I, paper-II, Paper-III and Personality test.
  • Part-I-Dictation & Transcription (400 marks).
  • Part-II-General English (100 marks).
  • Part-III Typing in a computer (80 marks).
  • Personality Test of 20 marks.

For Process Server/Group-D (Peon, Night Guard, Farash):

  • The selection process is based on the written test, Viva voice and personality test.
  • The written test of 90 marks, consisting of Multiple Choice Objective Type Questions on Arithmetic, English, Bengali and General Knowledge.
  • Voice and personality test of 10 marks.

For Sweeper:

  • Viva-voce test of 50 marks shall be taken.

How to apply for Howrah District Court Recruitment 2019?

All interested and eligible candidates apply for the post online on or before 8 July 2019

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Important Dates:

  • Opening date for filling an online application: 17.06.2019 (10 AM)
  • Closing date for filing an online application: 08.07.2019 (5 PM)