Applications are invited from male/female citizens of Pakistan for the engagement of 200 Artisans for Batch No 54 (second phase) under the Artisan Training Scheme. Selected candidates will undergo training in Pakistan Ordnance Factories Institute of Technology, Wah Cantt as per the provision of Apprentice Ordinance, 1962.
Artisan Training Scheme
i. Matric with Science (minimum second division)
ii. 10% weightage will be given to FSc (with Physics and Maths) and DAE pass candidates.
17 to 21 years as on 29-February-2020.
Duration of Training
Payment of Stipend during Training
i. During the first semester (6 months) = 50% of BPS-5 (Rs 5130)
ii. During the second semester (6 months) = 60% of BPS-5 (Rs 6156)
iii. During the third semester (6 months) = 80% of BPS-5 (Rs 8208)
Terms and Conditions
i. Affidavit: Fresh Entrants after their selection as Artisan will submit an affidavit on stamp paper valuing Rs 100 duly signed by his/her surety to complete his/her training satisfactorily.
ii. Employment: It shall not be obligatory for POF Management to offer the job to all apprentices. However, successful apprentices may be absorbed in POF subject to availability of seats, with an undertaking that they will have to serve POF if the job is offered to them.
iii. Bond Deed: The Artisans, who will be offered as per need of POF after successful completion of their training, will have to execute the prescribed bond to serve thereafter in POF for a minimum period of 6 years. In case of leaving they will have to refund all the amount spent on their training including a penalty of Rs 50,000.
Hostel Accommodation will be provided to selected candidates on demand, upon availability on a first come first serve basis.
Submission of Applications
i. By post, incomplete applications and results declared after closing date will not be entertained.
ii. Ex-Artisans who were terminated on the disciplinary ground is not eligible to apply.
iii. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview through SMS, therefore active mobile number (non-converted to any other network) should be mentioned on the application proforma.
Applications form must be submitted on the proforma available on the POF website www.pof.gov.pk.
The Last Date to Apply Online is 29-February-2020.
Application Status and Other Queries
For Application Status and other Queries please contact +92 51 9055-24215 or Email at [email protected]