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Central Industrial Security Force or CISF is an armed force that works for the protection of industries and complexes that are facing internal and international risks. These include Airports, Central Industrial complexes, government buildings, sea ports, heritage monuments etc.
Staff Selection Commission or commonly known as SSC, has published its latest notification as part of CISF recruitment of Assistant Sub Inspector vacancy of around 647 posts. The candidates who have been dreaming about such a post can surely apply to the Central Industrial Security Force Assistant Sub Inspector vacancy through their official website, cisf gov.in latest by 12 February 2022. Offline applications are also available from 27 January 2022 to 12 February 2022.
THe Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) was formed in 1969. It consists of three battalions. The position of Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF is usually known as the “backbone” of CISF. Now the force also provides security to VIPs, Disaster management and metro rail corporations. They are group C( Non-Gazetted) employees. They connect the operators and the control room. Some of their main responsibilities include:
- Industrial security : Provides security for industrial sectors.
- Airport security : This is the common duty of any Assistant Sub Inspector.
- Search operations can be carried out by them
- They have the power to seize or prevent any custody
- They will also work as clerical staff in the office.
Career Growth as a Assistant Sub Inspector
Everyone wants to rise up in their career. In order to achieve a greater position of inspector, one should serve as an Assistant Sub Inspector under the CISF for at least 5 years, that too at a single stretch. Yet, getting a promotion is a difficult task. It usually takes upto seven to eight years to be an eligible candidate for the inspector post. Promotions are based on Zonal security. However, to promote the candidates, usually departmental exams are conducted. Performance and the record of the candidate is evaluated and the decisions are made accordingly.
Sudden promotions are given to candidates who act bravely on the field. If your senior officials are impressed with your performance such as terrorist attacks, prevention of smuggling, catching Naxalites etc, then getting a chance of promotion is more likely.
Being an Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF is a great pride and honor. Being a part of CISF you will be able to serve our country as well as its citizens. This job also ensures financial security to you and your family.
CISF ASI is a Level 5 position, Group C (Non-Gazette) post. The pay scale falls from Rs.29200 to Rs.92300. Let us have a look at the salary breakdown of CISF ASI, once the training period is over:-
|House Rent Allowance
|24% (X cities)
16% ( Y cities)
8% (Z cities)
|Travel Allowance/ other allowance
|3800 (X cities)
3500 (Y Cities)
3300 (Z cities)
|Rs. 41756 (X cities)
Rs. 39124 (Y cities)
Rs. 36558 (Z cities)
|37956 – 2920= 35036 (X cities)
39124 – 2920 = 36204 (Y cities)
36558 – 2920 = 33638 (Z cities)
The selection of Central Industrial Security Force Assistant Sub Inspector will contain various phases for the final selection. Those applicants whose applications are fit in all aspects will be called to CISF SSG Noida for checking of service records. Candidates thus shortlisted shall be called for a written examination followed by a physical standard test and physical efficiency test. The selection phases are given below:-
|Stage – 1
|Checking of Service records
|Stage – 2
|Stage – 3
|Physical standard test
|Stage – 4
|Physical efficiency test
|Stage – 5
|Detailed medical examination
The test is an objective type test that is in Hindi and English except for the English language section. The exam pattern is clearly shown in the table given below:
|General Awareness and Professional reasoning
|03 hour 30 minutes
|General Intelligence and Reasoning
|Comprehension and Communication Skill
It is compulsory for each candidate to score a minimum of 45% marks in each part and a total of 50% in aggregate to qualify for the exam. Relaxation of 5% marks will be provided for the candidates who belong to the reserved categories, that is SC /ST.
This article mainly focuses on the candidates who are preparing for the SSC CISF ASI. Hoping that this piece of information shall be helpful for all those enthusiastic aspirants out there. We hope you find the information you are looking for. Students can download the Entri App for more information and guidance on the various competitive and Government sector exams.