Andhrapradesh VRO & VRA Vacancies for 2011
Andhra Pradesh Government announces notification for the recruitment of VROs and VRAs. Selection will be based on the interviews to conducted by District Selection Committees (DSCs) headed by the respective District Collector. There is no entrance test or written test for VRO and VRA vacancies. Reservations will be followed as per the rules. Weightage of 85 marks will be allotted for marks in the qualifying exam, reservation, local status and other standards. Remaining 15 marks will be for performance in interviews.
VRO (Village Revenue Officers):
Vacancies : 1175 posts
Pay Scale : Rs. 7740 – 23040.
Qualification : Intermediate any group.
How Selection Happens?
Selection is based on the General Knowledge Questions of Ap, history. Once they seleceted they can choose the post in any area they like.
VRA (Village Revenue Assistants) :
Vacancies : 6063 posts
Pay Scale : Not available
Qualification : 10 th pass
Local candidates only can apply for their concerned villages.
How selection Happens?
Selection will be done by DSC’s and District Collector.
Dates to Remember:
* Notification Release: 26th November 2011
* Applications available from : 26th November 2011
* LAst Date to Apply: 17th Dec 2011
* Scrutiny of Applications: 26th Dec 2011
* Shortlisted Candidates Notice: Jan 02 2012
* Issue of Call Laters ratio of 1:3: Jan 08 2012
* Schedule of Interviews : 18 – 28 Jan 2012
* Selection & Results: 30 Jan 2012
* Completion of recruitment and posting: 31st January 2012.
Update on 12th November 2011: The Govt. of AP has finalised the educational qualifications required for VRO and VRA posts as prescribed by Cabinet Sub-Committee. For VRO jobs, candidates should have qualified in Intermediate. Pass in 10th class / SSC is the minimum qualification / eligibility for VRA posts. Mandal will be taken as a criteria for the selection of candidates. Gazette notification will be released on 15th November 2011 with all these details and recruitment notification may be announced in due course of time. The Government is yet to take decision on conducting interviews for these posts.
Government of Andhra Pradesh is likely to release notification for the recruitment of Village Revenue Officers (VROs) and Village Revenue Assistants (VRAs) very soon. Apart from these, Govt. of AP is also planning to recruit candidates for various other posts in Revenue, Panchayat and Municipal Departments. Minimum eligibility requirements for VRA posts is pass in 7th class. They can reach the position of VRO after 5 years of experience and qualified in 10th class. VROs will get the salary equal to Record Assistants i.e., Rs. 12000. VROs can reach to the level of Junior Assistant, Senior Assistants and Deputy Tahasildar in Tahasildar offices through departmental tests and experience. The nomenclature of Village Assistants has been changed to Village Revenue Assistants through a separate GO issued on 18th April 2011. Following are details of posts, district wise break up of vacancies, selection procedure, eligibility conditions and notification information:
Village Revenue Assistants: 6063 vacancies; Eligibility: Pass in 7th class. Salary: Rs. 3000. Male and female candidates eligible for VRA posts. Candidates failed in 7th class also can apply for VRA posts. Tahasildars will select the candidates based on the marks in marks in a qualifying examination.
Total number of vacancies in the state are 8084. But the Govt. of Andhra Pradesh has allowed the Revenue Department to fill up 6063 posts initially. More number of vacancies are available in Mahaboobnagar district with 492 posts. East Godavari and Karimnagar districts are in second and third positions with 466 and 464 vacancies respectively.
See Below For District wise Vacancies:VRA
1. Srikakulam: 125 posts
2. Vizianagaram: 126 posts
3. Visakhapatnam: 102 posts
4. East Godavari: 422 posts
5. West Godavari: 466 posts
6. Krishna: 392 posts
7. Guntur: 289 posts
8. Prakasam: 267 posts
9. Nellore: 255 posts
10. Chittoor: 283 posts
11. Anantapuram: 203 posts
12. YSR Kadapa: 190 posts
13. Kurnool: 235 posts
14. Mahaboobnagar: 492 posts
15. Karimnagar: 464 posts
16. Medak: 252 posts
17. Warangal: 353 posts
18. Nizamabad: 207 posts
19. Adilabad: 179 posts
20. Khammam: 193 posts
21. Nalgonda: 348 posts
22. Rangareddy: 194 posts
23. Hyderabad: 26 posts