Monday, 27 June 2016

CGHS vacancy for 12 Pharmacists and Clerk Posts

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Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS), Kolkata invites applications for the posts of 12 Pharmacists and Clerk. The candidates may apply till 22nd July 2016.


The “Central Government Health Scheme” (CGHS) for the Central Govt. employees and their dependents was started in New Delhi in 1954. The scheme was introduced in Kolkata during 1972.

Total Number of Posts: 12 Posts

Post wise vacancies

1. Pharmacist (Allopathy): 11
2. Pharmacist cum Clerk (Ayurvedic): 01

Qualification or Eligibility

For Post No: 1

(i) 12th Class pass with Science subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) or equivalent from a recognised Board or University; 
(ii) Diploma in Pharmacy from recognised institution and registered as Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948; and 
(iii) Two year's experience as Pharmacist in any recognised Hospital or Pharmacy after duly registered as Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948; and 


(i) Bachelor degree in Pharmacy (B. Pharm.) from a recognised University or equivalent; and 
(ii) Registered as a Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948. (d) Age limit: between 18 and 25 years (Relaxable for Government servants up-to the age of forty years in the case of general candidates and up-to forty-five years in the case of candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes or the Scheduled Tribes in accordance with the instructions or order issued by the Central Government from time to time).

For Post No. 2

Educational & other Qualification: 
(i) 12th Class Passed or equivalent with Science Stream (Physics or Chemistry or Biology) from a recognized Board or University; 
(ii) Technical Qualification : Degree in Ayurvedic Pharmacy or Diploma in Ayurvedic Pharmacy Course, duration of which should not be less than two years from any Government Organization or recognized private Institute or by any University and registered with respective State Government Ayurvedic Regulatory Boards or Councils and
(iii) Two years experience in the field of Ayurvedic Pharmacist from any recognized Ayurvedic Dispensary or Hospital or Pharmacy or Wellness Centre.

Pay Scale

For Post No. 1 and 2: ₹ 5200 to 20200/- + Grade Pay ₹ 2800/- (as per existing pay structure)

Age Limit

• For Post No. 1: Between 18 and 25 years
• For Post No. 2: Between 20 and 30 years

Selection procedure

Written Test. The Call letters for the Written Test will be sent to the eligible applicants after scrutiny of the Application.

How To Apply

The candidates need to apply in prescribed format given in Official Notification. Applicants need to send their filled application form with required documents attached to Additional Director, Central Government Health Scheme, 6-Esplanade East, (Ground Floor), Kolkata-700069 on or before 22/07/2016.

In case of applicants residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti District of Pangi Sub-division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Island & Lakshadweep the closing date is 05/08/2016.

Last Date: 22/07/2016