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Defence Jobs 2020

Get Latest sarkari defence jobs vacancies on Waah Jobs. Check Exam Details, Eligibility, Important date, forms etc. for defence careers in Indian Air Force, Indian Navy, and the Indian Army, and also stay up-to-date on all important recruitment notifications and alerts on Defence Jobs across India.

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All India Defence Jobs 2020 on Waah Jobs

The best Ministry of Defence jobs 2020 can be found here in all 3 divisions of the Indian Armed Forces: Indian Air force, Indian Navy, and Indian Army. For a career in defence job recruitment 2020 on Waah Jobs has the following opportunities for you.

  • Indian Navy jobs

You can join Indian Navy whether you’re 10th pass, 12th pass, Graduate or Postgraduate. However, you must understand that an Indian Navy career for Technical and Executive posts can be charted by getting into the National Defence Academy (NDA) for which you will have to appear for an All-India UPSC examination.

Let’s take a look at a few Indian Navy 2020 career options available for you on Waah Jobs.

Indian Navy vacancy for Dockyard Apprenticeship

The Indian Navy looks for male candidates who are unmarried to fill the role of dockyard apprentice. To get the most eligible candidates, Indian Navy vacancy such as this is conducted twice a year. And the selected candidates are relocated to the Naval Dockyard School which is located in Mumbai for training. Post training selected candidates are posted across multiple locations in India.

This is an opportunity for candidates to join Indian Navy after 10th which is the minimum educational eligibility set by the hiring authority. However, do note that candidates looking for Indian Navy jobs after 12th or equivalent (in Science) can also apply to the same.

Indian Navy Sailor

To be a sailor in the Indian Navy, the minimum qualification you have to hold is matriculation. As was the case above, you will have to be unmarried to be eligible to apply to this Indian Navy vacancy. And if you’re selected, training will be provided to handle sophisticated machinery such as aircrafts, ships, and submarines.

To make the cut for this job role under Indian Navy recruitment 2020 10th pass candidates must have scored a minimum aggregate of 55% in Science and Mathematics in their matriculation.

Indian Navy Career as Artificer

An artificer is a highly-skilled mechanic in the armed forces. So, the role of artificers are for Indian Navy jobs for engineers or for those who possess a diploma in a technical sphere. As an artificer, you’ll have to work with equipment, weapons, and machinery which are propulsion-based.

Indian Navy notifications for this role can be found on Waah Jobs, which dictate the eligibility and selection process of a potential applicant. The selection is conducted twice a year, with only those candidates who are unmarried and aged 18-22 years being selected for a written and physical examination.

What are the other ways to join Indian Navy?

It’s not as if you can’t land a job in the Indian Navy if you have a different educational background. 

You could work as a teacher/trainer in the education sector of the Indian Navy. In this job role, you’ll have to train/educate candidates about the technical aspects/subjects that govern the working of the Indian Navy’s equipment/its operations. To qualify, you must hold a Masters Degree in Physics with a minimum of 55% aggregate.

The Indian Navy does have legal obligations to fulfil which is why it employs Indian Navy Law Officers for which you’ll need to possess a degree in law with a minimum of 55% aggregate.

The Indian Army hires candidates who have completed their engineering (B.Tech or BE) in the role of Logistics Officers. Selected candidates are tasked with the responsibility of the organization of the Indian Navy and its operations.

  • Indian Air Force jobs

Some of the jobs listed under Indian Air Force recruitment 2020 on Waah Jobs includes:

IAF Women Pilot Trainees

To pursue a pilot’s career Indian Air Force allows women to apply who must serve for a period of 10 to 12 years and will be in charge of administration or ground duties.

To be eligible, candidates must be unmarried and a graduate in addition to having Mathematics and Physics as subjects at the secondary level. 

IAF Airman Officers

In this job role, candidates will be responsible for testing and maintaining aircrafts and equipment.

As for the eligibility to be employed as airman officers, candidates must have finished their graduation and clear AFCAT, CDSE examinations and crack SSB interview.

Commissioned, Non-Commissioned, and Junior Commissioned Officers in the Indian Air Force 

Applicants can also work as officers and carry out duties, and in many cases, head the day-to-day operations. You could be a member of the technical staff, flying operations, or hold senior ranks based on the experience and number of years in service.

However, to get in you’ll need to clear examinations like SSC, AFCAT, UPSC and so on.

  • Indian Army jobs

 Like the two other divisions discussed above, the Indian Army too offers plenty opportunities to begin a career in defence. Here are a few: 

Indian Army Havildar 

To fill vacancies in this role, the Indian Army conducts examinations 4 times every year. To be eligible, you must possess a BA or B.Sc degree which must include Mathematics in addition to having passed 12th Class or equivalent Science and Mathematics as subjects. 

Indian Army Junior Commissioned Officer for Catering

This post is below the rank of officer, and the selected candidate is responsible for catering services and the smooth operations of Indian Army canteens, messes, and training institutes.

To be eligible, you must at least be 12th pass with a diploma/certificate in catering/hotel management from a recognised training institute or university. Moreover, there will be a physical/medical test along with a written test. 

Indian Army Soldier Tradesman GD/SD

There’s plenty to do in the Indian Army. And this means they need a large number of personnel to carry out tasks and duties. One such job role is that of a Soldier Tradesman who holds positions such as: 

  • Chef
  • Dresser, Tailor
  • Painter
  • Steward
  • Artisan
  • Support Staff
  • Washerman
  • Housekeeper
  • Messkeeper
  • Syce

Many would consider this as a 10 pass job in Indian Army, but it’s not. You don’t even need to have cleared matriculation to be eligible. But you’ll have to be unmarried and must clear a physical examination, medical examination, and a written test to qualify.

Indian Army Soldier Clerks (SKT)

This is perhaps one of the most sought-after Indian Army job roles as it deals with handling inventories and processing/managing paperwork. To be eligible you must be aged between 17 ½ - 23 years and completed 12th in any stream with Mathematics / Accounts / Bookkeeping as a 12th class subject. Moreover, you must score 60% overall — and atleast 50% in each subject — in your 12th , clear a written exam and other medical/fitness tests.

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Why Waah Jobs for the latest defence jobs in India?

Waah Jobs is a platform where you get all the latest Ministry of Defence jobs notifications as per location, Indian Armed forces divisions (Indian Navy, Indian Air Force, Indian Army), job roles, and defence vacancy numbers.

Our portal is equipped with smart and robust algorithms that pull the latest notifications and links related to all defence jobs under the Ministry of Defence recruitment 2020 drives. We display only upcoming defence jobs 2020 has to offer and even the latest defence jobs on 10th and 12th pass criteria in a structured, easy-to-comprehend manner for you to see and apply.

This way, you never have to visit multiple websites to apply to a new defence job 2020 of your liking or all defense jobs. Truth be told, since you get everything under one roof, there is not even the slightest possibility of you missing out on any important information or notification.

To top that, our services aren’t off-limits to anyone. If you’re an defence job aspirant, that’s all that matters. So, without a doubt, you get complete access to all information related to the latest Ministry of Defence job openings whether you’re a fresher or a candidate with years of experience, regardless of your location in India.

But the real reason why Waah Jobs is right up your alley for defence recruitment 2020? Not only do we display the latest job notifications and links for you to apply, but also exclusively list out anything which might be even remotely related to the defence job listing you’re interested in.

For instance, take our defence jobs list 2020. As soon as you step in, you’re immediately fed with information related to the defence vacancy, the qualification, the respective posting locations of all defence jobs, and the last date to apply.

As a defence job seeker, information presented in this way offers a quick round-up of Indian Armed Forces recruitment affairs. The information here in tabs, or cards if you will, enhances readability, offers a select notifications and updates that matter most to you, and fortifies the ease of quick takeaways. 

What’s more, this very page for defence jobs is not only for all defence job postings, but also details pertaining to admit card, merit list, defence job results 2020, and more.

Defence Jobs - FAQs

1) How to find defense jobs?
You can find defense jobs via the official website of the Indian Army and through job portals such as Waah Jobs. 

2) What are the avenues available for graduates in Indian Army?

IMA, OTA, NCC special entry scheme, UES and TGC are some of possible avenues for graduates. For more information on the job roles visit the official website of the Indian Army -- 

3) What is the next step after CDSE qualification?

The shortlisted candidates who qualify the CDSE will be called for an interview within 45-60 days from the day of publishing the result. 

4) What is the duty of the territorial army?

The Indian Territorial Army (TA) is a second line of defence that comes after the Indian Army; it is not a profession or a source of employment. The TA service is only intended for who are in mainstay civilian professions. Territorial Army volunteers serve in uniform only for a few days every year. They can bear arms for national defence in times of urgent need or national emergencies. 

5) What is the minimum qualification to join the Indian Army?

Qualification criteria for Indian Army jobs varies according to the job role and area of employment. You can get more information on eligibility criteria and qualification requirements on the official website of Indian Army. 

6) Are original documents mandatory for the Army interview process?

Original qualification documents are mandatory for the interview process. Final year graduation applicants are required to submit the attested copies of the educational certificates which are already deposited in the college/university. 

7) Can I postpone my SSB interview?

Inorder to postpone the interview, the applicant need to contact with the authorities and inform the reason for postponement. In most cases authorities will allow the applicant to postpone it to a nearby date from the first mentioned date. 

8) Where can I download the official notification for Army jobs?

You can download the official notification either from the official website of Indian Army or via any job portal like Waah Jobs. Waah Jobs provides all the relevant information on the job post including the official notification on the specific job page of the post. 

9) What are the medical standards for Army jobs?

The medical standards for every Army job varies according to the job post and responsibilities of the role. You can find more information about the medical standards of each job post from the respective official notification released by the Indian Army. 

10) What are the avenues available for technical graduates in Indian Army?

UES courses for Permanent commission and Short Service Commission and Technical graduate courses are provided by the Indian Army for Technical Graduates. You can find more information on these courses from 

11) Do I need to create an account with Waah Jobs to apply for jobs?

No, there is no need for creating an account in Waah Jobs to apply for jobs. Although you might need to provide email id for email alerts and subscription. 

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