TNPSC invites Online Application for the post of 30 Assistant Jailor Posts. TNPSC Assistant Jailor Jobs Notification 2018 Released. TNPSC invites on-line applications for appointment in following Assistant Jailor post in Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission. Opening Date and time for Submission of Application is 08.10.2018 and end up by 07.11.2018. You can check here TNPSC Recruitment Eligibility Criteria, Pay Scale, Application Fee/Exam Fee, TNPSC Selection Process, How to apply, TNPSC Syllabus, TNPSC Question Paper, TNPSC Admit Date Release Date, TNPSC Exam Date, TNPSC Result Release Date & other rules are given below… Aspirants are requested to go through the latest TNPSC job recruitment 2018 fully, before applying to this job.

Organization Name:
Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Job Category:
Tamilnadu Govt Jobs
No. of Posts:
30 Vacancies
Name of the Posts:
Assistant Jailor & Various Posts
Job Location:
Selection Procedure:
Written Examination, Oral Test in the shape of an interview
Application Apply Mode:
Official Website:
Starting Date:
Last Date:


Name of Post
No. of Post
Assistant Jailor in Prison Department (Post Code No: 2280)
Assistant Jailor (Men)
16 Posts
Assistant Jailor (Women)
14 Posts
30 Posts

Educational Qualification

Qualification (As on 08.10.2018)
A degree of any of the Universities recognized by the University Grants
(i) The educational qualification prescribed for this post should have
been obtained by passing the required qualification in the order of studies
SSLC + HSC or its equivalent + U.G. degree (Results of the examination should
have been declared on or before the date of Notification)
(ii) According to G.O.(Ms).No.139, Personnel and Administrative Reforms
(M) Department, dated 07.10.2009 the applicants who possess the Professional
degree or any degree are eligible to this recruitment. (For details refer Annexure-II
of the Notification).

Age Limit

Category of Applicants
Minimum Age (should have completed)
Maximum Age (should not have completed)
Scheduled Castes / Scheduled Castes (Arunthathiyar), Scheduled Tribes,
Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes, Backward
Classes (Muslim) and Destitute Widows of all categories
18 Years
No maximum age limit
“Others” [ i.e Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs,
BCs, BCMs and DWs of all categories]
18 Years
30 years

(i) “Others” [i.e Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs] who have put in five years and more of service in the State/Central Government are not eligible even if they are within the age limit.
Explanation: No maximum age limit shall mean that the applicants should not have completed 58 years of age either on the date of notification or at the time of selection / appointment to the post.
(i) Age Concession for Differently Abled Persons:
For “Others”, Differently Abled Persons are eligible for age concession upto 10 years over and above the maximum age limit prescribed above.
(ii) Age Concession for Ex-servicemen
(a) No maximum age limit for the applicants who belong to SCs, SCs(A), STs, MBC/DCs, BCs (Other than Muslims) and BCMs.
(b) The maximum age limit is 48 years for “Others” (i.e) applicants not belonging to any of the above said categories.
(c) The above mentioned age concession will not apply to Ex-Servicemen applicants those who have already been recruited to any class or service or category.

Salary Details:

Name of Post
Pay scale
Assistant Jailor
Rs.35,400 – 1,12,400/-

Selection Process

Written Examination
Oral Test in the shape of an interview

Application Fee :

Registration Fee
For One Time Registration (Revised with effect from 01.03.2017 vide
G.O.(Ms).No.32, Personnel and Administrative Reforms (M) Department, dated
 Applicants who have already
registered in one time Registration system within the validity period of 5
years are exempted
Examination Fee:
The Examination fee should be paid at the time of submitting the online
application for this recruitment if they are not eligible for the fee
concession noted below :-

Examination fee

Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars) and Scheduled Tribes
Differently Abled Persons, Destitute Widow of all communities
(i) For
Differently Abled Persons, the disability should be not less than 40%.
(ii) For
DWs, the DW certificate should have been obtained from the RDO / Sub
Collector / Assistant Collector
(iii) Most
Backward Class / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes (Other than
Muslim), Backward Class (Muslim)
Those who
have not availed three free chances so far in the previous recruitments may
avail exemption from payment of examination fee
Should not
have availed three free chances in the previous recruitments.
Those who
have not availed two free chances so far in the previous recruitments may
avail exemption from payment of examination fee.
(i) Should
not have availed two free chances in the previous recruitments. (ii) Fee
concession will not apply to those who have already been recruited to any
class or service or category

(i) The three / two free chances referred to above are not for EACH POST but for ANY THREE / TWO APPLICATIONS ONLY. The claim for exemption from payment of examination fee made in any application, which has been rejected/admitted or withdrawn will be counted as free chance availed.
(ii) Failure to pay the prescribed Examination fee along with the application in time will be liable for rejection of application.
(iii) The number of free chances availed by the applicant means, the total number of free chances hitherto availed by the applicant in his/her earlier application submitted to the Commission for any post/recruitment.
(iv) If the Examination fee concession claimed in the application is found to exceed the admissible limits as announced above, the application will be rejected at any stage of selection. The Number of free chances availed by the applicants will be counted from all previous applications submitted through One Time Registration and / or submitted directly without One Time Registration

How to apply TNPSC Assistant Jailor Vacancy?
Candidates satisfying the above eligibility conditions Use Following Procedure Given Below to Apply Online:
Step 1: Log on to TNPSC Careers Page at official website to
Step 2: Eligible candidates are advised to open Notification
Step 3: Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility
Step 4: Click on “Click here for New Registration”, if you are a new user.
Step 5: Fill your Academic Qualification & Other Related Information as per the instructions
Step 6: Ensure the information provided is correct
Step 7: Complete the Registration & Click on “Submit” & Make Payments
Step 8: Take a print out of online application for future use.

Important Dates :

Date for Submission of Application
Last date
for Submission of Application
Last Date
for Payment of Application Fees
Last Date of
Receipt of the Printout of Online Applications Form
Date of


TNPSC Official Website
Career Page
TNPSC Official
Notification PDF
TNPSC Online Application

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