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ECHS Recruitment 2016 – Various Contractual Staff Posts 

The positions of Officer-in-Charge, Medical Officer, Medical Specialist, Dental Officer, Lab Technician, Nursing Assistant, Lab Assistant, Technician/ Hygienist/ Dental Assistant, Physiotherapist, Pharmacist, Safaiwala, Driver, etc., all on contractual basis, are available at ECHS Recruitment 2016.

Overview:

A comprehensive scheme – ECHS (Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme) – that provides medical care of high quality for Armed Forces’ retirees was conceptualized and launched in late 2002. ECHS works with noble aim of providing affordable medical services to army personnel.

Its offices are located in Delhi and the finances are provided by Government of India. Job notifications for vacancies in ECHS are released whenever need arises, so as to inform eligible candidates to work in an organization that is in the service of Nation.

According to the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the organization invites applicants to apply for the position of Officer-in-Charge, Medical Officer, Medical Specialist, Dental Officer, Lab Technician, Nursing Assistant, Lab Assistant, Technician/ Hygienist/ Dental Assistant, Physiotherapist, Pharmacist, Safaiwala, Driver, etc., All these vacancies are strictly on a contract basis, and are for various ECHS polyclinics under Station Headquarters, Chennai. 

ECHS informs the applicants that the posts are for a period of 11 months which is extendable for an additional time and depends on the performance. Dhenkanal, Balasore, Puri and Angul are the locations where the selected candidates will be given posting.

Job Description:

Different posts at ECHS have different duties. The positions with medical background require qualified personnel to work with dedication and provide efficient medical services including dental hygiene.

Technical positions require qualified personnel with commitment and dedication. Assistant posts require candidates with co-operative nature and helpful attitude. The posts of driver, peon, and night watchman are self-explanatory and have compatible duties. Only eligible candidates with requisite experience and commitment are requested to apply.

Notification Details:

An employment notice has been issued by ECHS Recruitment 2016 .

Vacancy Details:

The Vacancies available at the ECHS Recruitment 2016  is for various positions including officers, assistants, specialists, pharmacists, etc.,  from the medical field. Additional jobs like peon are also available. The various jobs available are listed below in the table:

S. No. Post Name
01. Officer-in-Charge
02. Medical Specialist
03. Medical Officer
04. Dental Officer
05. Nursing Assistant
06. Lab Assistant
07. Lab Technician
08. Pharmacist
09. Dental Assistant/ Technician/ Hygienist
10. Physiotherapist
11. Driver
12. Safaiwala

Additional details pertaining to qualification of candidates is provided in the section below.

Required Qualification:

As per the advertisement issued by the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the required qualification for the different posts are different, and they are listed below:

  • The candidates should have a Degree in MBBS or  MS in a Concerned Specialty  for the Post of Medical Specialist.
  • MBBS degree holder can apply for Medical Officer post.
  • A candidate with BDS will be considered for Dental Officer position.
  • Nursing Assistant post needs someone with DMN or Diploma or Class I in Armed Forces – NAC
  • Applicant with DMLT or  Class-I in Laboratory Tech Course is eligible for Lab Assistant post.
  • B.Sc degree holder in Medical Lab Technology can apply for Lab Technician post.
  • B Pharmacy candidate can apply for pharmacist post.
  • A diploma Holder in the field of Dental Hygiene or Class-1 or DH or DORA is eligible for posting as a Dental Hygienist.
  • A candidate with relevant diploma can try for Physiotherapist job.
  • An eighth standard passed candidate who is a MT (Armed Forces) Driver of Class-I , and in possession of a driving license (civil – LMV) will be eligible for Driver post.
  • A literate person can apply for the Safaiwala posting.

Age Limit:

Candidates with requisite qualifications and experience as appropriate to the job are preferred. No age limit has been specified in the official notification issued by ECHS. Further details are available at the website and applicants are encouraged to visit the official website.

Selection Process:

According to the notification released by the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the Selection Process for the above mentioned posts will be based on requisite qualifications and the candidates will have to attend interview. The applications will be assessed and the eligible candidates will be called for Interview. The selection committee at the ECHS will decide the selection or rejection of the candidates based on qualifications.

Candidate have to show all the original certificates pertaining to academics, as well as photocopies of experience certificates and testimonials wherever they are applicable. A passport size photo should also be brought to the interview.

Salary Structure:

As per the advertisement issued by the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the Salary for the different posts is different . The officers and specialists get more than Rs. 45,000/- with technical staff salary in the vicinity of Rs. 15,000/-. Others like peon, driver get around 8 to 10,000 thousand in rupees.

Candidates are requested to check the official website for specific details. Additional information regarding pay scale is also available for different posts in the application form which can be downloaded by the interested candidates.

How to Apply:

As per the instructions given in the advertisement released by ECHS Recruitment 2016 , following are the instructions on how to Apply –

  • The aspirants will have to direct themselves to the official portal of the organization for which the link is provided below in the Links section.
  • Then navigate to the Downloads section on the left sidebar,  and click on item titled “Application Form for Employment in ECHS”
  • The application form in fixed format is displayed, and the candidates can download it and take hard copy/print out.
  • The candidate will provide every detail mentioned by the application form in order to get it fully complete.
  • The following documents have to be self-attested and enclosed:
  1. Academic experience starting with 10th standard and up to PG as applicable.
  2. Certificates of work experience
  3. Two photos
  4. Applicants from Para Medical and Medical must be registered at their state and national level councils as appropriate.  All these candidates have to submit a copy of registration certificate with self-attestation.
  • The applications and above enclosures have to be submitted at following address:

Officer-in-Charge,

Station Headquarters ECHS,

INS Chilka, Khurda District,

Odisha  – 752037.

Important Dates:

The last date of  receipt of fully filled application forms along with all necessary documents (copies) for various posts at ECHS is : 27 July 2016.

The date and time of the interview for shortlisted candidates seeking employment at ECHS will be informed either by telephone or by email. Candidates are requested to check emails periodically after application procedure is complete.

Advertisement and Application Form Link Details:

The Home Page of ECHS (Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme) is :

http://echs.gov.in/index.html

Application Form for the various posts in ECHS is available for download at:

http://echs.gov.in/images/pdf/appl_echs_form.pdf

Candidates are requested to download, take hard copy, and go through the application form in detail before submissions.

Note:

  1. Individuals who are give placement on reserve list can get appointments at other polyclinics. This is subject to the willingness of the selected candidate as well as availability of the vacant position.
  2. Ex-Servicemen have 60% reservation for most jobs at ECHS, and a minimum work experience in relevant field ranging from 3 to 5 yrs. is required for almost all the jobs.
  3. The interested candidates can contact the Station Headquarters (ECHS) at Chilka for further assistance in matters related to application forms, remuneration and terms and conditions. Contact details are as follows:

Telephone number : 06756 257033

E-mail : [email protected]

  1. No Travel or Dearness allowance is allotted for interview candidates.

ECHS Recruitment 2016 – Specialist, Dental Officer & Other Posts

ECHS Recruitment 2016 – The positions of Medical Specialist, Dental Officer, Dental Hygienist, Driver, Peon, Night Watchman, all on contractual basis, are available at ECHS.

Overview:

A comprehensive scheme – ECHS (Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme) – that provides medical care of high quality for Armed Forces’ retirees was conceptualized and launched in late 2002. ECHS works with noble aim of providing affordable medical services to army personnel.

Its offices are located in Delhi and the finances are provided by Government of India. Job notifications for vacancies in ECHS are released whenever need arises, so as to inform eligible candidates to work in an organization that is in the service of Nation.

According to the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the organization invites applicants to apply for the position of Medical Specialist, Dental Officer, Dental Hygienist, Driver, Peon, Night Watchman. The total number of vacancies available is 11 Nos. All these vacancies are strictly on a contract basis, and are for various ECHS polyclinics under Station Headquarters, Chennai. 

Job Description:

Different posts at ECHS have different duties. The positions with medical background require qualified personnel to work with dedication and provide efficient medical services including dental hygiene.

The posts of driver, peon, and night watchman are self-explanatory and have compatible duties. Only eligible candidates with requisite experience and commitment are requested to apply.

Notification Details:

An employment notice has been issued by ECHS Recruitment 2016 .

Vacancy Details:

The Vacancy available at the ECHS Recruitment 2016  is for various positions for which the details are given below –

S. No Appointment Number of Vacancies Polyclinic
01. Medical Specialist 03 Nos Vellore – 1;  Avadi – 1;  Kanchipuram – 1
02. Dental Officer 03 Nos Avadi – 1; Island Ground (Chennai) – 1 ; Pondicherry – 1
03. Dental Hygienist 02 Nos Chennai – 1*;  Cuddalore – 1
04. Driver 01 Nos Villupuram
05. Peon 01 Nos Puducherry
06. Night Watchman 01 Nos Chennai
  • For the post of Dental Hygienist located in Chennai computer working knowledge is essential. Additional knowledge in use of internet is preferred. The selected candidate will be given a posting in processing of Medical Bills Online . The location of posting is mentioned as the  Regional Centre of ECHS at Fort Saint George in Chennai with pin code of 600009. Those who are working as Lab Technician or as a Nursing Assistant or as a Physiotherapist are invited to apply for this job.

Required Qualification:

As per the advertisement issued by the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the required qualification for the different posts are different, and they are listed below:

  1. The candidates should have a Degree in MBBS or  MS in a Concerned Specialty  for the Post of Medical Specialist.
  2. A candidate with BDS will be considered for Dental Officer position.
  3. A diploma Holder in the field of Dental Hygiene is eligible for posting as a Dental Hygienist.
  4. An eighth standard passed candidate who is a MT (Armed Forces) Driver of Class-I , and in possession of a driving license (civil – LMV) will be eligible for Driver post.
  5. For the Peon post an educated candidate with GOOD Grade in Armed Forces of Class-B is acceptable.

Age Limit:

Candidates with requisite qualifications and experience as appropriate to the job are preferred. No age limit has been specified in the official notification issued by ECHS. Further details are available at the website and applicants are encouraged to visit the official website, and download the application.

Selection Process:

According to the notification released by the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the Selection Process for the above mentioned posts will be based on requisite qualifications and the candidates will have to attend interview. The applications will be assessed and the eligible candidates will be called for Interview. The selection committee at the ECHS will decide the selection or rejection of the candidates based on qualifications.

Candidate have to show all the original certificates as well as photocopies of experience certificates and testimonials wherever they are applicable. A passport size photo should also be brought to the interview.

Salary Structure:

As per the advertisement issued by the ECHS Recruitment 2016 , the Salary for the different posts is different. . The officers and specialists get more than Rs. 45,000/- with technical staff salary in the vicinity of Rs. 15,000/-. Others like peon, driver get around 8 to 10,000 thousand in rupees.

Candidates are requested to check the official website for specific details. Additional information regarding pay scale is also available for different posts in the application form which can be downloaded by the interested candidates.

How to Apply:

As per the instructions given in the advertisement released by ECHS Recruitment 2016 , following are the instructions on how to Apply –

  • The aspirants will have to direct themselves to the official portal of the organization for which the link is provided below in the Links section.
  • Then navigate to the Downloads section on the left sidebar,  and click on item titled “Application Form for Employment in ECHS”
  • The application form is displayed, and the candidates can download it and take hard copy/print out.
  • The candidate will feed every detail mentioned by the application form in order to get it fully complete.
  • The following documents have to be self-attested and enclosed:
  1. Academic experience starting with 10th standard and up to PG as applicable.
  2. Certificates of work experience
  3. Two photos
  4. Applicants from Para Medical and Medical must be registered at their state and national level councils as appropriate.  All these candidates have to submit a copy of registration certificate with self-attestation.
  • The applications and above enclosures have to be submitted at following address:

Station Headquarters(ECHS),

Fort Saint George,

Chennai – 600 009

Important Dates And Interview Details:

The last date of  receipt of fully filled application forms along with all necessary documents (copies) for various posts at ECHS is : 18-07-2016.

The date and time of the interview for shortlisted candidates seeking employment at ECHS is as follows: 27-07-2016 from 09:30 hrs.

The short listed candidates are invited to attend the interview at the following venue: 

Station Headquarters (ECHS), Fort Saint George, Chennai -09

Advertisement and Application Form Link Details:

The Home Page of ECHS (Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme) is : http://echs.gov.in/index.html

Application Form for the various posts in ECHS is available for download at: http://echs.gov.in/images/pdf/appl_echs_form.pdf

Candidates are requested to download, take hard copy, and go through the application form in detail before submissions.

Note:

  1. Individuals who are given placement on reserve list may get appointed to other polyclinics. This is subject to the willingness of the selected candidate as well as availability of the vacant position.
  2. Ex-Servicemen have 60% reservation for most jobs at ECHS, and a minimum work experience in relevant field ranging from 3 to 5 yrs. is required for almost all the jobs.