FSSAI Recruitment 2022, Exam Date Out for CBT-2

FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022

FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022: The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has been inviting online applications for various Group-A and other posts on a total of 233 vacancies against Advt No. DR-04/2021. The online registration process has been completed successfully. The FSSAI CBT 2 Exam is going to be conducted from 23rd September 2022 to 24th September 2022. Candidates can read the complete notification PDF of FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022 which is mentioned eligibility criteria, post wise vacancies, selection process etc.  Bookmark this article for the further update of the FSSAI Recruitment 2022-2022.

FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022- Overview

Candidates who are interested in the FSSAI exam must check the overview of FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022 for future reference. Refer to the table below for all the highlights regarding FSSAI Recruitment 2022.

FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022
Organization Name Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)
Mode of Application Online
Vacancies 233
Posts Technical Officer, Central Food safety officer, food analyst, asst. manager, and others
Advt no. DR-04/2021
Location PAN India
Category Government Jobs
Selection Process CBT-1/ CBT-2 + Interview
Salary Level 4 to 13
Website www.fssai.gov.in

FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022- Exam Dates

FSSAI has released important dates for FSSAI 2021-2022 along with its official FSSAI Notification 2021-2022 on the official website. Let’s have a look at the important dates for FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022 for Technical Officer, Central Food safety officer, food analyst, asst. manager, and others.

FSSAI Exam Dates
Notification Release Date 30th September 2021
Online Application Link Active 13th October 2021
Last Date to Submit Online Application 12th November 2021
Last Date to Pay Application Fee 17th November 2021
FSSAI Admit Card 28th December 2021
FSSAI Exam Date 2022 (Revised) 28th, 29th, 30th, and 31st March 2022
CBT-2 Exam Dates 23rd, 24th September 2022

FSSAI Notification PDF

The FSSAI has already released the official FSSAI Recruitment 2022 notification for recruitment on 233 Group A and various other posts. The interested candidates can download the FSSAI notification by clicking on the button below. The candidates must go through the complete notification before applying online.

FSSAI  Vacancy 2022

The officials of FSSAI have released 233 vacancies. Candidates must know the details on which department the vacancies are open. The table below shows the bifurcation of various posts in FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022.

FSSAI Vacancy- 233 Posts
Post Name Vacancies
Technical Officer 125
Central Food Safety Officer 37
Food Analyst 04
Assistant Manager (IT) 04
Assistant Manager 04
Assistant 33
Hindi Translator 01
Personal Assistant 19
IT Assistant 03
Junior Assistant Grade-1 03
Total Vacancies 233

FSSAI Online Application Form

Candidates must apply for the job post before the last submission date through the official website. However, a link is provided below for easy access to the online applications. The online applications have been started from 13th October 2021 and the last date to apply online is 12th November 2021. All eligible and interested candidates can apply online for FSSAI Recruitment 2021 for various Group A and other posts by clicking on the link given below.

How to Apply Online For FSSAI Recruitment 2022?

Steps to apply online are given below.

  • Click on the link that is given below or visit the official website @fssai.gov.in
  • Scroll down the page and click on Jobs @FSSAI at the bottom.
  • Search for the job post you are interested in.
  • The candidates will have to log in themselves first.
  • Log in using their “Email I.D and the Password”
  • Fill out the form correctly by providing the details.
  • Upload your photo and signature.
  • Finally, pay the required application fee.
  • Submit the application
  • Get a printout for future reference

FSSAI Application Fee

FSSAI Application Fee
Category Application Fee Intimation Charges Total fee payable
General / OBC Rs. 1000/- Rs. 500/- Rs. 1500/-
SC/ST/EWS/ Women/ Ex-servicemen/ PWD Nil Rs. 500/- Rs.500/-

FSSAI Eligibility Criteria

The candidates can go through the below minimum eligibility criteria with respect to educational qualification, experience, and age limit required for FSSAI Recruitment 2021.

Educational Qualification & Experience (as on 12/11/2021)

Post Name
Technical Officer

“Master Degree from a recognized University or Institution in Chemistry or Biochemistry or Food Technology or Food Science & Technology or Food & Nutrition or Edible Oil Technology or Microbiology or Dairy Technology or Agricultural or horticultural Sciences or Industrial Microbiology or Toxicology or Public Health or Life Science or Biotechnology or Fruit & Vegetable Technology or Food Safety & Quality Assurance.
OR
BE or B.Tech in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology or Oil Technology or Food Process Engineering or Food Processing Technology or Fruit & Vegetable Technology or Food Safety & Quality Assurance or Bachelor’s degree in Medicine or Veterinary Sciences or Fisheries or Animal Sciences
OR
PG Diploma of at least one-year duration in Food Safety or Food Science or Food Processing or Quality Assurance in Food sector or Dietetic and Public Health or Nutrition or Dairy Science or Bakery Science or Post Harvest Technology

Central Food Safety Officer

Degree in Food Technology or Dairy Technology or Biotechnology or Oil Technology or Agricultural Science or Veterinary Sciences or Bio-Chemistry or Microbiology or Master’s Degree in Chemistry or degree in medicine from a recognized University

Food Analyst

Master’s Degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry or Dairy Chemistry or Food Technology or Food Science & Technology or Food & Nutrition or Edible Oil Technology or Microbiology
OR
Bachelor of Technology in Dairy or Oil or degree in Veterinary Sciences and 3 years of experience in the analysis of food

Assistant Manager

Post Graduate Degree or Diploma (Full Time courses) in journalism or Mass Communication or Public Relation from a recognized university or Institute
OR
Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Social Work or psychology or Labour and Social Welfare from a recognized university or Institute
OR
Bachelor’s degree in Library Sciences or Library and Information Science of a recognized University or Institute. Two years of professional experience in a Library under Central or State Govt. or Autonomous or Statutory Organisation or Public Sector Undertaking or University.

Assistant Manager (IT)

B. Tech or M. Tech in Computer Science or any other relevant Engineering Discipline or MCA
OR
Bachelor’s Degree in Relevant field and 5 Years of total experience. Minimum 3 years’ experience in relevant field.

Assistant

Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution

Hindi Translator

Masters degree in Hindi with English as a compulsory subject and vice versa.
OR
Masters degree in any other subject with Hindi and English as compulsory subjects

Personal Assistant

Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution with proficiency in shorthand (80 WPM) and typing (40 WPM – English) and/ or (35 WPM Hindi) Should be computer literate and proficient in using MS Office and internet etc.

IT Assistant

Bachelor’s Degree with at least one year PG Diploma/Degree in Computer Application or Information Technology or equivalent degree in relevant field.
OR
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Application or equivalent degree in relevant field

Junior Assistant Grade-1

12th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University

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Age Limit (as on 12/11/2021)

The minimum age should be 25 years and the maximum age should be 35 years.

Name of the post Upper Age Limit
Deputy Manager, Assistant Director (Technical), Assistant Director, Food Analyst 35 years
Assistant Manager, Assistant Manager (IT), Assistant, Hindi Translator, Personal Assistant, IT Assistant, Technical Officer, Central Food Safety Officer 30 years
Junior Assistant Grade-1 25 years

FSSAI Selection Process

The FSSAI Selection process with different stages and weightage is given in the table below:

FSSAI Selection Process with weightage

Post Advertised Stages of Selection Weightage assigned
Food Analyst Written Test + Interview Written Test – 85%

Interview – 15%

Technical Officer CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2) CBT (Stage-1) – 50%

CBT (Stage-2) – 50%

Central Food Safety Officer CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)
Assistant Manager (IT) CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)
Assistant Manager CBT (Stage-1) + CBT (Stage-2)
Hindi Translator CBT CBT – 100%
Assistant CBT
Personal Assistant CBT + Proficiency in Shorthand and Typing
IT Assistant CBT
Junior Assistant Grade-I CBT

FSSAI Exam Pattern 2022

The candidates who are interested in the job post should have knowledge regarding the exam pattern of FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022. There will be 100 objective MCQ types of questions. The total duration of the examination will be 120 mins. For every correct answer, there will be 4 marks and for every wrong answer, there will be a deduction of 1 mark.

FSSAI Technical Officer & Central Food Safety Officer Exam Pattern
Subject No. of Questions
General Intelligence 5
General Awareness 5
English Language and Comprehension 5
Computer Literacy 10
Indian and International Food Laws (An Overview) 25
FSSAI – Role, Functions, Initiatives ( A General Understanding) 25
Subject Matter Knowledge 25
Total 100
FSSAI Junior Assistant Grade- I & Assistant Exam Pattern
Subjects No. of Questions
General Intelligence 20
Quantitative Aptitude 20
English Language 15
General Awareness 25
Computer Literacy 10
FSSAI – Role, Functions, Initiatives ( A General Understanding) 10
Total 100
FSSAI Hindi Translator Exam Pattern
Paper Subject

Paper 1

General Hindi
General English
Paper 2 Translation and Essay Descriptive Paper
FSSAI Assistant Director Exam Pattern
Subject No. of Questions
General Intelligence 5
General Awareness 5
English Language and Comprehension 5
Computer Literacy 10
Indian and International Food Laws (An Overview) 10
FSSAI – Role, Functions, Initiatives ( A General Understanding) 10
Subject Matter Knowledge 55
Total 100
FSSAI Assistant Manager (IT) & IT Assistant Exam Pattern
Subject No. of Questions
General Intelligence 10
General Awareness 10
English Language and Comprehension 5
Indian and International Food Laws (An Overview) 5
FSSAI – Role, Functions, Initiatives ( A General Understanding) 5
Subject Matter Knowledge 65
Total 100

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FSSAI Recruitment 2022 Syllabus

The FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022 syllabus is according to the requirement of the post. The candidates must prepare for the exam according to the syllabus. The syllabus is provided in the table below. For more details regarding FSSAI Syllabus, the candidates can click on the button below the table.

Subject  Syllabus 
General Intelligence
  1. Analogies
  2. Similarities and differences
  3. Space visualization
  4. Relationship concepts
  5. Problem-solving
  6. Analysis
  7. Arithmetical number series
  8. Verbal and figure classification
  9. Decision making
  10. Visual memory
  11. Judgment
  12. Discriminating observations
  13. Arithmetical reasoning
  14. Non-verbal series
General Awareness
  1. Economic scene
  2. History
  3. Culture
  4. Geography
  5. Sports and scientific research
  6. General Polity including Indian Constitution
  7. Current Affairs
English Language
  1. General English
  2. Finding errors
  3. Passage based questions
  4. Idioms, Phrases
  5. Direct/indirect speech
  6. Sentence improvement
  7. Fill in the Blanks
  8. Para Jumbles
  9. Miscellaneous
  10. Synonyms and antonyms
  11. Word substitution
  12. Spotting errors in sentences
  13. Spelling error
  14. Grammar – noun, pronoun, adjectives, verbs, prepositions, conjunctions, use of ‘a’ ‘an” and ‘the’, idioms and phrases
Computer Literacy Knowledge of MS office (word, excel, PowerPoint) including basic commands, emails, Google Docs, commonly use social media handles

FSSAI Recruitment 2022 Salary Structure

Candidates who are applying for the post must know the salary structure of FSSAI Recruitment 2021. The salary structure includes Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Children Education Allowance, LTC etc, as applicable for Central Government employees. There are different levels of salary structures assigned for different posts which are explained in the below table.

Post Name Pay Level
Deputy Manager Level 10
Assistant Director (Technical) Level 10
Assistant Director Level 10
Technical Officer Level 07
Central Food Safety Officer Level 07
Food Analyst Level 10
Assistant Manager (IT) Level 07
Assistant Manager Level 07
Assistant Level 06
Hindi Translator Level 06
Personal Assistant Level 06
IT Assistant Level 06
Junior Assistant Grade-1 Level 04

FSSAI 2022 Admit Card

The FSSAI admit card will be made available to the candidates 4days before the scheduled FSSAI exam date. The candidates can bookmark this page, as the direct link to download the FSSAI admit card will be activated here as soon as it is released on the official website @fssai.gov.in. FSSAI call letter is made available only to those candidates who clear the CBT-1 round. FSSAI Exam Date along with the complete exam schedule was announced officially by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).

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FSSAI Result 2022

The FSSAI Result 2021-2022 will be out for different stages separately after a few weeks (tentatively) from the FSSAI Exam date. But the official date for the release of admit card has not yet been announced. The link to check the FSSAI Result 2021-2022 will be updated as soon as it will be published on the official website.

FSSAI Recruitment 2022 FAQs

Q. What is the FSSAI CBT-2 Exam Dates 2022?

Ans. The FSSAI CBT-2 Exam Dates 2022 is 23rd, 24th September 2022.

Q. What is the FSSAI Application fee?

Ans. The FSSAI recruitment application fee is Rs. 1500/- for the General and OBC category while for others and women it is Rs. 500/-

Q. How many vacancies are there for FSSAI Recruitment 2021-2022?

Ans. There are a total of 233 vacancies in various posts.

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