In India, Government Jobs have always fascinated the job seekers, although different posts have different eligibility criterion the first and foremost is that the candidate should have Indian citizenship. Government Jobs have always been the matter of achievement and pride; this is because besides the salary, government jobs ensure pension benefits and job security. There are certain advantages attached with government jobs in India:
Job stability is one of the most significant benefit of Government jobs, in addition to this Government jobs also ensure the security and safety of the employee’s family.
Unlike private jobs, Government jobs in India have benefits like retirement benefits, pension plans in addition to this, other benefits like medical, housing, loans, childcare etc. are also available for government employees.
Government of India makes sure that the employees work in stress free work environment. Thus, in government jobs even when the work load rises, the reasonable time frame to complete that work is provided most of the times.
Every year Government of India announces a number of opportunities in state and central government jobs. These notifications of government jobs opening can be sourced from Newspapers, Internet, Portals etc. It is very important to get the authentic news of the jobs to avoid getting indulged in any fraudulent activities. Although the advantages are numerous, however the selection procedure is very tough. While the different posts have different procedure, usually the process involves written exams and personal interview; the selected candidates are then considered for training and subsequently made permanent. The hiring process in government departments is ongoing and every year huge number of candidates are hired to fulfil the manpower requirements of state and central government.
With the increased political and economic stability, Year 2015 is expected to perform better that 2014 in terms of Job Creation. Year 2015 is expected to be the bumper year for the job market as India Inc (Government and Corporate Sector) is planning to create over 10 Lakh job opportunities this year. With the growing GDP, businesses across sectors are expected to grow, consequently, resulting in a sturdy job market rally. The favourable measures proposed in Union Budget plus the catalyst to improve the investment in infrastructure and manufacturing are likely to create the millions of opportunities in corporate and government jobs market. With the improved job market high attrition rate is likely to be witnessed.
There is a huge scope when it comes to Government Jobs in India, as the large numbers of recruitment notifications are released every year. This year in 2015 it is expected that government will invite applications for over millions of posts and vacancies across the board and sectors. State and Central Government Jobs vacancies have started attracting youth as never before. The youth of the country acknowledges that getting government jobs is matter of pride and privilege. The respect and benefits of the government jobs attract huge number of applications every year. The most prominent benefit of government jobs in India is the stability as the departments can be developed and advanced but cannot be terminated. However, unlike government jobs, private sector jobs are riskier and challenging.
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has already invited applications across the board. In addition to this, recruiting for state government jobs in Karnataka has also commenced. Applications are invited for Karnataka State Fire and Emergency Services. Furthermore, hiring for govt jobs in Punjab have been initiated; Punjab and Haryana High Court has invited applications and Punjab National Bank has also notified the application. Furthermore, Punjab Public Service commission has initiated the hiring process. Openings of Central Government Jobs have also commenced: Coal India Limited, one of the Maharatna, has released the notification.
The budget has brought various new measures and policies that would directly or indirectly affect the future job market and various State and Central Government Jobs recruitments. The certain measures are taken to cater to the talent crunch issues faced by the country. In order to fill the gap between the demand and supply of skills and proficiency, the budget has proposed methods to enhance and improve the skills of students.Thus, in near future good grades alone would not be enough to grab a government job.