TNPSC Inspector of Salt/Store Keeper Recruitment 2018 02 Posts Last Date: 18.01.2019

TNPSC store keeper recruitment 2018

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission has recently released the notification for the post of Inspector of Salt in the Department of Industries and Commerce and Store Keeper in the Department of Forensic Sciences to fill 02 vacancies. Aspirants who aim for Tamil Nadu Government Jobs may apply for this post. Interested and Eligible Candidates can apply to this post by checking the eligibility criteria and educational qualification. Other information like TNPSC Vacancy details, Educational Qualification, Age Limit, selection process, syllabus, exam pattern about Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Recruitment 2018 is mentioned below.

Name of the post Inspector of Salt in the Department of Industries and Commerce Store Keeper in the Department of Forensic Sciences
Name of the service Tamil Nadu Industries Subordinate Service Tamil Nadu Forensic Science Subordinate Service
No.of. Vacancies 01 01
Pay Scale ₹ 35,900 – 1,13,500 ₹ 19,500 – 62,000

Important dates:

  • Date of notification:              19.12.2018
  • Date of closing:                       18.01.2019
  • Last date for fee payment:   21.01.2019
  • Date of examination:            Paper I(24.03.2019 F.N),

                                                            Paper II(24.03.2019 A.N)


One should be eligible with the below-mentioned age limitation and educational qualification in order to apply for this post.

Age limit

Category Of Applicants Age Limit(Maximum)
Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Caste (Arunthathiyars), Scheduled Tribes, Most Backward Classes / Denotified Communities, Backward Classes, Backward Classes (Muslims) and Destitute Widows of all Categories. No Maximum Age Limit
“Others” [i.e., Applicants not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs (OBCM) and BCMs] 30 Years (should not have completed)

Educational qualification

1.Inspector of Salt

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry
  • Practical Experience for a period of not less than one year in a Salt factory having an area of not less than ten acres.

2.Store Keeper

  • A Degree in Physics or Chemistry
  • Experience for a period of not less than three years as Store Keeper in a reputed firm or a Government Institution.

Selection procedure

Selection will be made in two stages

  1. Written examination
  2. Oral test in the form of the interview

The final selection will be made on the basis of the total marks obtained in both written and oral test.

Exam pattern

Candidates who are interested in attending for TNPSC exam have to know about the TNPSC 2018 exam pattern for each post clearly to crack the exam. For the aspiring applicants here we are providing  a brief description of the exam pattern

Paper Subject Marks Duration
Paper-I (Degree Standard) (200 Questions) Chemistry or Physics 300 3 hours
Paper – II (100 Questions) General Studies (Degree Standard) – 75 Questions and Aptitude and Mental Ability Test (SSLC Standard)– 25 Questions 200 2 hours
Interview and Records 70
Total 570

Minimum Qualifying Marks for SCs,SC(A)s,STs, MBCs/DCs,BCs and BCMs : 171 Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks for others : 228 Marks

Online application link

Visit: and check with the post of Inspector of Salt/Store Keeper in the list of recent notification available in the site. If you wish to apply directly, we provide you the direct link to apply.


This link redirects you to the login page so you can easily login with your user id and can start your application process.

Application process

  • Read the notification for the posts carefully before applying for it.
  • Applications will be available only through online
  • Click the online application link mentioned above for online application.
  • If you are already registered then log in with your id and password otherwise register as a new candidate.
  • Fill the application form with your details in the correct format
  • Upload scanned copies of Photograph and Signature.
  • Ensure the given details are correct and accurate.
  • Make your fee payment through online
  • Submit your application form before the last date.
  • Take print of your application form for future use.

Fees structure

TNPSC provides one time registration for the candidates who are all applying for the tnpsc exam for the first time on payment of Rs.150/- onwards. This one-time registration will be valid for 5 years. The application fee for the written exam is Rs.150/-.

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