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The state of Punjab located in northern India is one of the chief agricultural areas of the country. This state is the single largest producer of wheat in India.

The government of Punjab plays a very important role in the development of agriculture along with other industries such as electrical goods, garments, machine tools, financial services, sports goods and tourism. According to a survey conducted by India Today, Punjab is ranked first among the states in India providing good living conditions for its residents. Punjab has retained its position since the year 2003. Largely because of the effort put by the local government of Punjab and the central government authorities, Punjab is today the state with the lowest hunger level in India. Both the public and the private sectors of the economy function hand in hand in Punjab. Here we look at some of the best government organizations in the state.

Government Organizations in Punjab

Staff Selection Commission, Punjab (SSC) – the SSC is entrusted the functions of conducting entrance examinations for different government service posts, recruiting the non technical and non gazetted posts in the government of India services and conducting examinations for promotions of different governmental officers and clerks. jobs are advertised every year for the posts of:

  • Stenographer
  • Typewriter
  • Group B and C Officers
  • Translator
  • Assistant Sub Inspector
  • Scientific Assistant
  • Regional Officer

Sports Authority of India – this body was established by the Indian government in the year 1984 to promote the usefulness of sports in daily life, especially in the lives of children. The SAI has branches spread all across the country and provides training programs to children and adults. The SAI also offers graduation, post graduation and certificate academic programs. Posts available for recruitment are:

  • Junior Level Trainers
  • Physical Education Trainers
  • Coaches of Different Sports
  • Medical Staff
  • Junior Accountant
  • Lower Division Clerks

Food and Nutrition Board, Punjab – this is one of the units of the ministry of women and child development of the central government of India. The main objective of the food and nutrition board is to regulate and distribute food to the women and children of the country, especially to the rural poverty stricken population. The department often works in coordination with non governmental organizations in India so as to ensure more volunteers for its projects. Recruitment is generally conducted every year for the posts of:

  • Technical Assistant
  • Assistant Technical Adviser
  • Engineer
  • Medical Expert
  • Diet Consultant
  • Nutritionist

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) – the ISRO is the primary body of the Indian government where research on space is conducted. It is one of the six biggest space research organizations of the world. ISRO has built and launched some of the world’s best known satellites like Aryabhata.Today, the ISRO works not only for the government of India but also for foreign clients. The development of space technology in India and application of the technology to complete tasks of national importance is the aim of ISRO. A qualified candidate can apply for the positions of

  • Senior Research Fellow
  • Scientist
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Electronics Engineer
  • Human Resource Advisor
  • Welder
  • Instrument Specialist
  • Satellite Expert

Food Corporation of India(FCI) – the FCI is a government of India initiative to set up a body that would regulate the distribution of food grains in the country, would provide for effective price support mechanism of food grains to protect the interests of a farmer and would maintain a buffer stock of food grains so as to ensure availability of food at all times for the country. The FCI is the largest food supply chain management of Asia. A candidate fulfilling eligibility requirements can work with the FCI for the posts of:

  • Technical Assistant
  • Accounts Officer
  • Hindi Typist (on contractual basis)
  • Assistant in Grade III Depot and Management Trainees

Last Updated: 02/28/12

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