Press Council of India Recruitment 2021 for ASO/Junior Translation Officer | Last Date: 01 February 2021

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Press Council of India Recruitment 2021 – Press Council of India has announced an online job notification for recruitment to the post of Assistant Section Officer/Junior Translation Officer. Interested candidates who are all eligible for this recruitment can apply on or before 01 February 2021. The educational qualification of the candidates must be Bachelor’s Degree/Master’s Degree/Diploma . The age limit of the candidates should not exceed more than 20 to 30 years. The pay scale for the candidates will be Rs. 9300-34800/-  . The detailed eligibility and selection process are given below.

Press Council of India Recruitment

Press Council of India Recruitment 2021:

Press Council of India Recruitment 2021 for Assistant Section Officer/Junior Translation Officer:

Job Role Assistant Section Officer/Junior Translation Officer
Qualification Any Degree/Diploma
Total Vacancies 05
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 9300-34800/-
Job Location New Delhi
Application Last Date 01 February 2021

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Assistant Section Officer:

  • Bachelor Degree from a recognized university or equivalent.

Junior Translation Officer:

  • Master’s degree of a recognized University in Hindi with English as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level OR
  • Master’s degree of a recognized University in English with Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level OR
  • Master’s degree of a recognized University in any subject other than Hindi or English, with Hindi medium and English as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level OR
  • Master’s degree of a recognized University in any subject other than Hindi or English, with English medium and Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level; OR
  • Master’s Degree of a recognized University in any subject other than Hindi or English, with Hindi and English as compulsory or elective subjects or either of the two as a medium of examination and the other as a compulsory or elective subject at degree level. Or
  • Recognized Diploma or certificate course in translation from Hindi to English & vice versa or 2 years experience of translation of work from English to Hindi and vice versa in central or state government office.

Age Limit:

  • Assistant Section Officer – 20 to 30 years
  • Junior Translation Officer – 30 years

Upper age is relaxable by:

  • For OBC – up to 3 years
  • For SC/ST – up to 5 years
  • For PWD – up to 10 years

Total Vacancies:



  • Assistant Section Officer – 04 Posts
  • Junior Translation Officer – 01 Post

Salary:

  • Assistant Section Officer: Rs. 9300-34800/-
  • Junior Translation Officer: Rs. 9300-34800/-

Press Council of India Recruitment 2021 Selection Process:

  • The selection process will be based on objective type and descriptive type written test.

For Assistant Section Officer, Objective Type:

Part Paper Total Ques Total Marks Duration
I General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 3 hrs
II Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
III General Awareness 50 50
IV English Language And Comprehension 50 50

Descriptive Type:

Scheme Of Examination Maximum marks Time
Descriptive paper in English or Hindi 100 60
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • For Junior Translation Officer, Candidates are required to appear in written test (Objective as well as Descriptive) to adjudge the basic knowledge as per the requirement of the post. The selection shall be based on the performance of the candidates in the written test on merit basis. 
Subject/Questions Maximum Marks Duration Timing
Objective Type (Multiple Choice)

General Hindi

General English

200 2 hrs 10.00AM to 12.00 Noon
Conventional Type (Descriptive)
Translation-2 passages
1 each from Hindi to English and
vice-versa and an essay each in
Hindi and English
200 2 hrs 2.00PM to 4.00PM

How to apply for Press Council of India Recruitment 2021?

All the interested and eligible candidates can download the application form from official website and send the filled application form  along with copies of all necessary documents to the postal address on or before 01 February 2021.

For More Details:

Notification 1(ASO) : Click here

Notification 2(Junior Translation Officer) : Click here

Postal Address:



The Secretary,
Press Council of India,
Soochana Bhawan, 8 CGO Complex,
Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003.