In 2020 there are is has been a bit change for the FSSAI job post. In this article, we will let you know about the new job posts in FSSAI and how it is taking its guidance at a huge level in India.
About Food Standards and Safety Authority of India (FSSAI):
The Food Standard and Safety Authority of India (FSSAI) was established as part of Food Safety and Standards in 2006, which brings together many laws that have so far marked food-related issues. In many ministries Departments, the FSSAI was formed to build scientific standards for food products and to control their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale, and import to assure the availability of healthy food for human consumption.
So far has been working with merely 356 confirmed posts & mostly its staff is on a short-term contract/on a deputation basis. This Act has joined 9 existing regulations by the umbrella Act of 2006. FSSAI is responsible for the domestic regulations about food. Along with the regulation of imported food in the country & has the Pan- India appearance. It has a headquarter in New Delhi and has 5 regional offices at 5 different places such as Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, and Guwahati. Today, two large two labs of FSSAI are established at Kolkata, Ghaziabad and two small ones at Sanauli & Raxaul on the Indo-Nepal border. Two new large food labs are also being developed at Chennai & JNPT, Mumbai. FSSAI gives oversight for over 250 food labs notified by it.
Overview of 2006, the Food Safety and Standards Act:
Many central laws such as the Prevention of Adulteration of Foods Act, 1954, Fruit Products Ordinance, 1955, Order on Meat and Food Products2, etc. will be revoked after the start of the 2006 FSS Act.
The law also intends to build a single point of source for all issues linked to food safety and standards, moving from multi-level control and multiple departments to a single line of command. To this end, the law formulates an independent statutory authority: the Indian Food Safety and Security Standards Authority, based in Delhi. The FSSAI and national food safety authorities are expected to apply several provisions of the law.
New job posts in FSSAI & Direct Central Approach
The FSSAI is a regulatory body to conduct various recruitments in the government sectors. Each year the FSSAI Recruitment Authority conducts recruitment to fulfill many vacancies in all participating in these departments. The online examination for the next Common Recruitment Process for Selection of personnel in Technical Officer, LDC Grade-I, Assistant, Food Safety Officer, Translator Jobs. The Selection process will be finished in 3 phase’s written exam, interview & document verification.
Ministry of Health and Family has newly issued orders by creating 275 posts for the authority. Now the total staff of FSSAI would be skipped to 824 against the current strength i.e only 356. FSSAI Recruitment 2020 Notification –26 Junior Fellow & Senior Fellow. Food Safety and Standards Authority of India welcomes applications from bright young men and women from India for Senior (SFFan) and Junior (JFFaN) fellowships under the FSSAI supported project Network for Scientific Co-operation for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (NetSCoFAN) that will be executed at different lead institutions across India. Applicants can start appealing for the FSSAI Vacancies from 27th January 2020 to 21st February 2020.
According to official FSSAI Jobs Notification, you need to fill the Online application form for Technical Officer, LDC Grade-I, Assistant, Food Safety Officer, Translator vacancies. More details such as FSSAI Vacancy, eligibility criteria, application fee and0 selection process for FSSAI Recruitment 2020 discussed in detail.
FSSAI Various Post Govt Job Vacancy Details
The table will discuss the different job posts in FSSAI along with the Eligibility Criteria, Age Limits & seat available.
|FSSAI Post Name||Eligibility Criteria||Age Limit||Total Posts|
|Assistant Director||Passed Bachelor Degree and 6 Years Experience in Related Field/Degree in Law With 3 Years Experiences in Related Field.||Maximum 35 Years||5 Posts|
|Assistant Director (Technical)||1) Passed Master Degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry or Food Technology or Food Science And Technology or Food Nutrition As Mentioned in Notification.|
2) PG Diploma of 1 Year in Food Safety or Food Science or Food Processing As Mentioned in Notification.
3) BE/ B.Tech in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology or Oil Technology And Having 5 Years Experience in Related Field.
|Maximum 35 Years||15Posts|
|Technical Officer|| 1)Degree in Master of Chemistry or Biochemistry or Food Technology or Food Science And Technology or Food Nutrition As Mentioned in Notification.|
2)Having a PG Diploma of 1 Year in Food Safety or Food Science or Food Processing As Mentioned in Notification.
3) BE/ B.Tech in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology or Oil Technology or Food Process Engineering As Mentioned in Notification.
|Max 30 Years||130 posts|
|Central Food Safety Officer||1) Degree in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology/Oil Technology or Agriculture Science/Veterinary Science /Bio-Chemistry /Microbiology /Microbiology As Mentioned in Notification.||Max 30 Years||37 Posts|
|Administrative Officer||Bachelor’s Degree And 3 years Experience in Related Field.||Maximum 30 Years||2 posts|
|Assistant||Any Bachelor Degree||Max 30 Years||34 posts|
|Junior Assistant Grade I||Passed 12 class or Equivalent||Max 25|
|Hindi Translator||1)Masters Degree in Hindi with English as a compulsory or elective subject|
2)Master degree in English with Hindi as a compulsory
3) Master’s Degree 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.
4)Master degree in any subject other than Hindi or English
|Maximum 30 Years||2 posts|
|Personal Assistant||Bachelor Degree With 80 WPM in Shorthand And typing 40 WPM in English And 35 WPM in Hindi And Having Knowledge of Computer.||Maximum 30 Years||25 posts|
|Assistant Manager IT||B.Tech or M.Tech in Computer Science or Equivalent With 5 Years Experience in Related Field.||Maximum 30 Years||5 posts|
|IT Assistant||Bachelor Degree With 1 Year PG Diploma/ Degree in Computer Application or IT or Bachelor Degree in Computer Application.||Max 30 Years||3 posts|
|Deputy Manager||1) Post Graduation Degree/ Diploma in Journalism or Mass Communication/Public Relations/MBA with Specialization in Marketing.|
2) Post Graduation Degree/ Diploma in Social Work Or Psychology or Labour And Social Welfare.
3)Master’s Degree in Library Sciences or Library And Information Science With 6 Years Experience in Related Field.
|Max 35 Years||6 posts|
|Assistant Manager||1) Post Graduation Degree/ Diploma in Journalism or Mass Communication or Public Relations/MBA with Specialization in Marketing.|
2)Post Graduation Degree/ Diploma in Social Work/Psychology of Labour And Social Welfare.
3)Bachelor Degree in Library Sciences or Library And Information Science With 2 Years Experience in Related Field
|Max 30 Years||4 posts|
Selection Process for New job posts in FSSAI
There are 3 processes for the new job posts in FSSAI are :
- Written Exam
- Document Verification
How to Apply For FSSAI Various Post Govt. Job post
Apply Online for FSSAI Technical Officer, LDC Grade-I, Assistant, Food Safety Officer, Translator Jobs 2020.
- Firstly, log in to the official website of FSSAI India: https://fssai.gov.in/home
- Search for the link of FSSAI Recruitment 2020 Notification.
- Download the notification and read it carefully.
- If you are suitable for the job as per the information then click on the “Apply Online ”.
- Now fill the online application form.
- Then upload the scanned copy of your photo & sign.
- After that click on the submit button and the registration System will generate Log Id and Password.
- Must take a print out of your application form for further use.
Note: Applicant must Apply Online 25th April 2019
Eligibility Criteria for new job posts in FSSAI 2020
Eligibility Criteria for 26 FSSAI Jobs for Senior and Junior Fellows job post vacancy are mentioned below.
- First Class Masters or similar postgraduate degree in an appropriate field from approved University/ Institute.
- It is the direct recruitment for 10th, 12th & Graduate, can enroll for these jobs post.
Age limit and rests thereof will be as per the guidelines for CSIR-JRF/SRF as provided in the CSIR website.
- Minimum: 18 Year
- Maximum: 35 Year
Candidates can check out the FSSAI Recruitment Notification pdf for more information related to the fee structure.
The selected applicants will receive the salary as per the FSSAI terms and conditions.
Important Dates for FSSAI Careers 2020
|Starting Date of application||27th January 2020|
|Closing Date of application||21st February 2020|
For more queries related to FSSAI Registration visit our website Fssaifoodlicense.in. You can call us at 8750008844
Frequently Asked Question
There is a total of 275 posts available for the FSSAI department in 2020.
Yes. But, separate online application is to be filled for all post candidate plans to apply for.
1)Visit the official site of FSSAI-https://fssai.gov.in/home
2)Go to the Career link.
3)Pick the desired profile & fill the necessary details.
4)Submit the details to finish the registration process.
Food Inspectors are provided salary in between of Rs.35,000/- to Rs. 40,000/- initially with some perks. This salary may differ from state to state.
The selected applicants can be posted in any of the offices of FSSAI placed at Delhi (NCR), Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Cochin, Tuticorin, etc.
Yes, only those applicants who are matching the requirement of educational qualification can apply.
There are 3 procedures FSSAI job applicant must follow :
The applicant age limit for FSSAI jobs is from 18-35 years.
The Common Recruitment Process for Selection of personnel in Technical Officer, LDC Grade-I, Assistant, Food Safety Officer, Translator Jobs.
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