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SSC MTS And Havaldar Recruitment 2024: Comprehensive Guide to Apply, Prepare, and Succeed”

SSC MTS And Havaldar Recruitment 2024

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has announced the recruitment for SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024.This competitive examination is aimed at filling up various positions across multiple departments and offices under the Government of India.

1. Important Dates SSC MTS And Havaldar Recruitment 2024

Start of Online Application27-06-2024
Last Date for Online Application31-07-2024 (2300 hrs)
Last Date for Online Fee Payment01-08-2024 (2300 hrs)
Application Form Correction Window16-08-2024 to 17-08-2024
Computer-Based ExaminationOctober – November 2024

2. Vacancies announced in SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024

PostTentative Vacancies
Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS)4887
Havaldar (CBIC & CBN)3439

Updated and detailed vacancies will be available on the SSC website.

3. Reservation

Reservation for various categories will be provided as per the government norms. The following categories will be covered under the reservation policy:

  • Scheduled Castes (SC)
  • Scheduled Tribes (ST)
  • Other Backward Classes (OBC)
  • Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)
  • Ex-servicemen (ESM)
  • Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD)

4. Eligibility Criteria for SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024


A candidate must be either:

  • A citizen of India, or
  • A subject of Nepal, or
  • A subject of Bhutan, or
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries, and other specified regions with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Candidates from categories (b), (c), and (d) must have a certificate of eligibility issued by the Government of India.

5. Age Limit and Relaxation for SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024

Age Limit (As on 01-08-2024)

PostAge Limit
MTS18-25 years
Havaldar (CBIC & CBN)18-27 years

Age Relaxation in SSC MTS And Havaldar Recruitment 2024

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years
PwBD (Unreserved)10 years
PwBD (OBC)13 years
PwBD (SC/ST)15 years
Ex-Servicemen (ESM)3 years after deduction of service from actual age
Defence Personnel disabled3 years
Central Government EmployeesUp to 40 years of age
Widows/Divorced WomenUp to 35 years of age

6. Application Process for SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024

Candidates must apply online through the SSC official website. The application process includes:

  1. Registration: Candidates need to register by providing basic details.
  2. Application Form: Fill in the detailed application form.
  3. Upload Documents: Upload the required documents, including photograph and signature.
  4. Fee Payment: Pay the application fee online.

7. Examination Pattern for SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024

The examination will consist of a Computer-Based Test (CBT). The details of the exam pattern are as follows:

Paper-I (CBT)

SectionNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
General Intelligence & Reasoning252590 minutes
Numerical Aptitude2525
General English2525
General Awareness2525

Paper-II (Descriptive)

This paper will be descriptive in nature and will test the candidates’ language skills.

8. Syllabus

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Problem Solving
  • Analysis, Judgment
  • Decision Making

Numerical Aptitude

  • Number Systems
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Relationship between Numbers
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations

General English

  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Writing Ability

General Awareness

  • Current Events
  • India and its Neighboring Countries
  • History, Culture, Geography
  • Economic Scene
  • General Polity

9. Selection Procedure

The selection process will include:

  1. Computer-Based Examination: Candidates will be shortlisted based on their performance in Paper-I.
  2. Descriptive Paper: Candidates who qualify in Paper-I will be eligible to appear for Paper-II.
  3. Document Verification: Shortlisted candidates will undergo document verification.

10. Pay Scale

The pay scale for the posts under SSC MTS and Havaldar is as per Pay Level-1 of the Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission.

PostPay Scale
MTSPay Level-1
Havaldar (CBIC & CBN)Pay Level-1

11. Important Instructions SSC MTS and Havaldar Recruitment 2024

  1. Candidates must read the instructions carefully before filling the application form.
  2. Ensure all details are correct and verified before submission.
  3. Keep a copy of the application form and fee receipt for future reference.
  4. Regularly check the SSC website for updates and notifications.
Important Links
Apply OnlineClick Here
Exam Pattern
Selection Process
NotificationClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here

12. FAQs

Q1: What is the last date to apply for SSC MTS 2024?
A1: The last date to apply is 31-07-2024.

Q2: How can I pay the application fee?
A2: The application fee can be paid online through net banking, credit card, or debit card.

Q3: Can I make corrections in my application form?
A3: Yes, corrections can be made during the window period from 16-08-2024 to 17-08-2024.

Q4: What is the age limit for the Havaldar post?
A4: The age limit for the Havaldar post is 18-27 years.

Q5: Is there any relaxation in the age limit for SC/ST candidates?
A5: Yes, there is a relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST candidates.

This comprehensive job notification covers all essential details regarding the SSC MTS and Havaldar recruitment for 2024. For further updates, candidates are advised to visit the official SSC website regularly.