The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board has released an advertisement for the recruitment of Warders/ Female Warders posts. In the advertisement for the WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023, the board has advertised a total of 130 vacancies. Indian applicants who want to apply for these posts must be at least 18 years old.
Apart from this, a few other eligibility conditions are also defined by the board for the Jail Warder and Female Jail Warder posts. The applicants who satisfy all the eligibility conditions can submit their application forms online on the board’s official website. The board will host this application process from 6 to 26 August 2023.
More details regarding the WBPRB Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 such as eligibility criteria, the application process, fee, the selection process and more are in the following article.
WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023
For the advertised posts in the WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023, the board is offering the applicants salary in the Pay Scale of Rs. 22,700/- to Rs. 58,500/-. Moreover, to be recruited for the given posts, the applicants must go through an examination and other selection rounds. The board will select only those applicants for the selection process who submit their completely filled-in application forms on or before the prescribed deadline.
Jail Warder Recruitment West Bengal 2023: Quick Details
|Concerned Recruitment Drive||WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023|
|Name of Advertised Posts||Warders/ Femal Warders|
|Number of Vacancies||130|
|Department||Correctional Administration, West Bengal|
|Recruitment Conducted By||West Bengal Police Recruitment Board|
|Advertisement Number||WBPRB/NOTICE-2023/26 (Warder/Female Warder- 23)|
|Application Form Submission Mode||Online|
|Release date of the Online Application Form||6 August 2023|
|Deadline for Online Application Form Submission||26 August 2023|
|Dates for making modifications to the submitted application form||29 August 2023 to 4 September 2023|
|Selection Through||A Written Exam followed by Physical Exams and an Interview|
|Date of the Exam||TBA|
|WBPRB Official Website||https://prb.wb.gov.in/|
West Bengal Jail Warder Vacancy Details 2023
The 130 vacancies in the WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 are distributed among various categories. The details concerning this are as follows.
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|Category||Number of Vacancies||Category||Number of Vacancies|
|UR||36 (27 for males and 9 for females)||OBC-A||9 (7 for males and 2 for females)|
|UR (E.C.)||17 (13 for males and 4 for females)||OBC- A (E.C)||4 (3 for females and 1 for males)|
|UR (ESM)||4 (3 for males and 4 for females)||OBC-B||6 (5 for males and 1 for females)|
|SC||18 (14 for males and 4 for females)||OBC- B (E.C)||3 (2 for males and 1 for females)|
|SC (E.C.)||9 (7 for males and 2 for females)||UR (Meritorious Sportspersons)||2 for males|
|SC (ESM)||2 (1 for males and 1 for females)||EWS||8 (6 for males and 2 for females)|
|ST||5 (4 for males and 1 for females)||EWS (E.C)||4 (3 for males and 1 for females)|
|ST (E.C.)||2 for males||EWS (ESM)||1 for males|
Eligibility Conditions for WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023
The eligibility conditions for the WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 are associated with the age limit, educational qualifications and physical standards of the applicants. On falling short of any of these eligibility conditions, the applicants cannot apply for the advertised posts. The applicants can know the complete details of all these eligibility conditions below.
The minimum age limit for the advertised post is 18 years. Whereas, the maximum age limit is 27 years. This age limit will be calculated as of the date of 1 January 2023. Moreover, SC and ST applicants of WB will be offered an age relaxation of 5 years in the upper age limit. Similarly, the OBC applicants of the state will be offered an age relaxation of 3 years in the upper age limit.
As per the pre-defined rules of the government, the ESM applicants will also get the permissible age relaxation in the upper age limit.
Required Educational Qualifications
The applicants must compulsorily possess the following educational qualifications to apply for Jail Warder posts at WBPRB.
- The applicants must have passed the 10th Standard either from the WB Board of secondary education or some equivalent board.
- The applicants must have acquired a certificate of computer literacy from a certified institution.
Below are the details of the Physical Standards related to Height and Chest for the Jail Warder/ Female Jail Warder posts.
|Category||Height (in cms) for Males||Height (in cms) for females||Chest (in cms) only for males|
|Gorkhas/ Garhwalis/ Rajbanshis/ ST||160||152||76cms (81 cms on expansion)|
|All other categories||167||160||78 cms (83 cms on expansion)|
Apply for WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 at prb.wb.gov.in
The eligible applicants can apply for the WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 by using the following steps on the board’s website.
- Enter the official website of the board at https://prb.wb.gov.in/.
- On the homepage, select the “Apply Online” option.
- Now, on the next page, choose the exam for the Jail Warder post under the select exam option.
- Proceed to fill out the registration form and generate login details.
- With the generated login details, fill out the online application form for the post.
- Fill in all the asked information correctly and upload the required documents.
- Cross-check the entire application form and pay the prescribed application fee.
- Finally, submit the application form and obtain a hard copy of it for the selection stages.
West Bengal PRB Jail Warder Application Fee 2023
The details of the West Bengal PRB Jail Warder Application Fee 2023 that the applicants must mandatorily pay during the application process are as follows.
|Category||Application Fee||Processing Fee||Total Payable Amount|
|UR||Rs. 200/-||Rs. 20/-||Rs. 220/-|
|SC and ST applicants of West Bengal||NA||Rs. 20/-||Rs. 20/-|
WB Police Jail Warder Selection Process 2023
In the WB Police Jail Warder Selection Process 2023, the board will initially organize a written test. This written test will have 90 MCQs for 90 marks from different subjects. The applicants who clear this written exam will go through a PMT/PET and later on an interview for the final selection. To learn all the updates related to the selection process in this recruitment drive, the applicants must stay connected to our portal regularly.
|Apply Here||WB Police Jail Warder Application Form 2023|
|Check Out for More Information||WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 Notification|
WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 Information Bulletin
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How can applicants apply for the WB Police Jail Warder Recruitment 2023 if they do not have a good internet connection?
In this case, the applicants can head to their nearest Sahaj Mitr Kendras with their particulars and passport-size photographs and ask the authorities there to fill out the application form.
When will the board conduct the written exam for the Jail Warder post?
The board will share the schedule for the written recruitment exam on its website shortly.
Can applicants pay the application fee through a Demand Draft?
No, the applicants can only use the available online payment methods to pay the application fee.