Indian Army Recruitment 2018 – Apply For LDC, Tradesman Mate, Material Assistant & Fireman

Indian Army Recruitment 2018 –Indian Army, Ministry of Defence has announced the recruitment for the post of 125 LDC, Tradesman Mate, Material Assistant & Fireman posts. Candidate can apply within 21 days from the date of advertisement. Details of the notification have been specified below.


Organization Name:-  Join Indian Army
Available Vacancies:-  125 post
Posts Details:-  Tradesman Mate- 102 posts (General-52, SC-14, ST-16, OBC-20)
Lower Division Clerk- 11 posts (General-06, SC-01, ST-02, OBC-02)
Material Assistant- 08 posts (General-04, SC-01, ST-02, OBC-01)
Fireman- 04 posts (General-01, ST-01, Backlog- 02)
Important Dates to Remember:- Date of advertisement – 16-Jan-2018
Last Date – 21 days from the date of advertisement (28 days for remote area)
Age Restrictions:-  LDC ,Fireman, Tradesman Mate – 18 to 25 Years
Material Assistant – 18 to 27 Years
Nature of Job:-  India
Fee Structure:-  No Application Fee
Salary Details:-  Tradesman Mate- Rs. 18000/-
Lower Division Clerk- Rs. 19900/-
Material Assistant- Rs. 29200/-
Fireman- Rs. 19900/- 
Geography Details(Location):-   
Educational Qualification:-  Tradesman Mate- 10th Class Pass or equivalent from a recognized board
Lower Division Clerk – 12th Class Pass or equivalent from a recognized board
Material Assistant– Graduate in any discipline from any recognized university or Diploma in Material Management or Diploma in Engineering in any discipline from any recognized institution.
Fireman- Matriculation or equivalent from recognized board
Physical Measurement (i) Height without shoes 165 cms (A concession of 2.5 cms shall be allowed for the members of schedule tribes) (ii) Chest (unexpanded) 81.5 cms (iii) Chest (expanded) -85 cms (iv) Weight – 50Kgs
Method of Selection:-  Tradesman Mate- Physical Endurance Test/ skill test (a) 1.5 Km running in 6 Minutes (b) Carrying a weight of 50 Kg to a distance of 200 Mtr in 100 Seconds  & Written
Lower Division Clerk-
Written Exam & Typing Proficiency (English typing @ 35 words per minute on computer or Hindi typing @ 30 words per minute corresponding to 10500/ 9000 Key Depression Per Hour (KDPH) on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).

Material Assistant- Written Exam
Fireman- Physical Endurance Test (a) Run – 1.6 Km in 6 min (b) Carrying a man of 63.5 Kgs to a distance of 183 meters within 96 seconds) (c) Clearing 2.7 Mtrs wide ditch & landing on both feet (long jump) (d) Climbing 3 meters vertical rope using hands and feet & Written
Applying Procedure:-  Interested candidates may send their application in prescribed format along with the copies of relevant documents to 24 FAD, Pin- 909724, C/o 56 APO , NRS : Sri  Ganganagar (Raj)

Within  21 days from the date of advertisement

Documents to be enclosed –

i) Two Self attested passport size photograph (one on right corner, one on acknowledgement card)
ii) Self Attested copies of All Educational Qualification Certificate
iii) Self Attested copy of  Date of Birth Certificate
iv) Self Attested copy of Caste Certificate (if applicable)
v) Discharge Certificate for Ex Serviceman (if applicable)
vi) PH/Medical Certificate (if applicable)
vii)  Self Addressed Envelope affixing postal stamps of Rs.25/-

Important Links:- Application Format
Download Official Notification
Official website

The Question Papers of written test (objective type) will be bilingual i.e. English & Hindi as under :-

Subject No of Questions Maximum Marks Duration Remarks
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25 2 Hours (20 Minutes extra for visually handicapped candidates). The standard of questions will be of matriculation/ Intermediate/graduation as applicable.
Numerical Aptitude 25  25
General English  50 50
General Awareness 50 50

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