HPSCB Clerical staff Recruitment 2021 | 149 Posts

HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021

एचपीएससीबी लिपिक कर्मचारी भर्ती 2021 | 149 पद

HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021 – 89 Executive, Non-Executive & Supervisory Vacancies

HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021: The Himachal Pradesh State Cooperative Bank Ltd (HPSCB) is hiring candidates to fill up 149 vacancies in the Calerica cadre, according to the bank’s advertisement notice dated 04-06-2021.

The positions include Junior Clerk and Stenographer/Steno-Clerk, all at a pay scale of Rs.10,300/-Rs. 34,800/- The candidates must have school level (Matriculation) education in a school/institute in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The minimum education should be a pass in 10+2 with 50% marks and above. Graduates in any discipline can also apply for the post.

HPSCB is a leading bank in Himachal Pradesh with a strong presence in the rural areas of the state through its 190 branches. It has a wide network of branches and affiliated District Central Co-operative Banks across the districts of Kangra, Kullu, Hamirpur, Lahaul & Spiti, and UNA.

The bank will hold an Online Examination sometime in August 2021 to select the candidates

If eligible and interested, you may apply online for the suitable post before 02-07-2021. We have highlighted the important points of the notification in the following paragraphs to help you understand more in respect of the HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021.

HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021: Notification Overview

Name of the OrganizationThe Himachal Pradesh State Cooperative Bank Ltd
Name of the PostJunior Clerk and Steno/Steno-Typist I
QualificationSee details
Age limit18years- below 45 years
No. Vacancies149
Place of PostingHimachal Pradesh
Salary per monthSee Details below
Nature of the PostPermanent
Selection ProcessWritten Test/ Skill Test
Application FeeRs.1000/Rs.800
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Commencement of Registration05-06-2021
Last Date of Online Application02-07-2021
Last Date for Printing your Application17-07-2021
Date of downloading of Call Letters07 days before the exam date
Date of Online ExaminationIn August 2021
Date of declaration of result for Online Examination.15 days after the exam

Vacancy Details of HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021

Sr. NoName of the postRecruitment FromNo. of Vacancy
01Jr. Clerk
Direct Recruitment103
02Jr. ClerkPACS Quota33
03Jr. ClerkOCS Quota08
04Steno/ Steno TypistDirect Recruitment05

  • PACS Quota: For trained secretaries of Primary Agriculture Credit Society Quota
  • OCS Quota: For employees of Other Cooperative Societies and employees of PACS, who are not “trained”.
  • Reservation benefits available only to Himachalis
  • Reserved categories of other States will be treated as General categories

Reservation of vacancies is available to SC/ST/OBC (NCL)/EWS/PWD & Ex-serviceman as per Govt. directives (See The notification for details)

Eligibility Details

Age Limit

(As on 01-01-2021)

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: Below 45 years

Essential qualification & Experience

Name of the PostEssential Qualification & Experience
Jr. Clerk
(Direct Recruitment)
10+2 with 50% marks or Bachelor’s Degree
Jr. Clerk
(PACS Quota)

10+2 with 50% marks or Bachelor’s Degree.

At least 05 years service as Secretary as defined in the relevant State rules
Jr. Clerk
(OCS Quota)
10+2 with 50% marks or Bachelor’s Degree

At least 07 years experience in a cooperative society for candidates with 10+2 Pass, and 05 years experience for candidates with Graduation
Steno/Steno- Typist
10+2 with 50% marks or Bachelor’s Degree and above

Shorthand speed 80 wpm in English and 70wpm in Hindi
Typing speed 40 wpm in English and 30wpm in Hindi


  • Candidates for all the posts must have studied for Matriculation and 10+2 from any School/ Institution situated within Himachal Pradesh
  • Bonafide Himachalis will get exemptions to the above condition
  • Qualifications must be from Govt.-approved universities/institutions
  • Relaxation of 05% marks for candidates belonging to SC/ST/IRDP/Antodaya category (from Himachal Pradesh only)
  • Experience certificate for the post under the Society quota must be issued by the concerned Assistant Registrar, Cooperative Societies

Selection Process of HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021

The selection of candidates for the posts will be through an Online Examination, managed by the Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) Mumbai. If there is a large response to the advertisement, the Bank may consider holding the exam in 02 phases, Preliminary and Final Exams.

Candidates applying for the post of Steno/Steno-Typist, will also be called for a skill test later.

The final selection of the candidates will be based on their performance in the written examination/skill test. The selected candidates shall be on probation for a period of two years.

Scheme of Online Written Test

The Online examination will be held in 02 phases; Preliminary and Final. The final selection of the candidates will be based on their performance in the Main examination.

  • The preliminary exam is qualifying in nature and it will cover 03 papers
  • The duration of the examination is 01 hour (20 minutes each for the 03 papers)
  • The exam will be bilingual, in Hindi & English except for the English language
  • For the Main Examination, there will be 04 papers
  • The exam duration is 02 hours (30 minutes each for 04 papers)
  • There will be 170 questions for a maximum of 85 Marks
  • The overall minimum qualifying marks in the online examination shall be 45% of the total marks

Application Fee

Category of CandidatesAmount
General/ OBC/PWD, Ex-Servicemen, Wards of Freedom Fighters
Rs. 1,000/-
/EWS / Female
Rs. 800/-
Mode of PaymentOnline using net banking, Debit/Credit card IPS, Cash Cards/ Mobile Wallets

HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021Salary

Name of the PostPay Scale (pm)
Jr. Clerk
Rs. 10,300/-Rs. 34,800/- Plus Grade Pay Rs.3200/-

Total Salary: Rs.35,863 Plus all admissible allowance

How to Apply for HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021

Go through the notification and make sure that you fulfill the eligibility. The mode to apply for the post is Online only at the HPSCB website. You must have a valid email ID and mobile number for the post-registration communications

  • Visit HPSCB Official career site
  • Scroll down and look for Latest Updates
  • Click the link ‘Click here to apply online for the Recruitment for 149 Posts of Junior Clerk and Steno/ Steno-Typist in the Bank’
  • You need to Register first and log in with the generated password/registration number
  • Access the application form and fill up the requisite information
  • Proceed as per instructions
  • You can preview the application and modify it if needed and Submit
  • The application form is integrated with the payment gateway
  • Click on the ‘Payment’ Tab and proceed for payment.
  • Make the payment using net banking Debit/Credit cards
  • Take a printout of the e-Receipt and online Application Form containing fee details
  • Please note to upload the scanned copies of the following documents:
    • Photograph (4.5cm × 3.5cm)
    • Signature (with black ink)
    • Left thumb impression (on white paper with black or blue ink)
    • A handwritten declaration
    • Your application will not be registered if the above documents are not as per the specifications
    • So please see Annexure III of the notification for the guidelines

You have to produce the originals of all your certicates/ documents for verification at a later stage

Visit the website regularly for updates and the status of your application, admit card in respect of the HPSCB Clerical Staff Recruitment 2021

Important Links

Apply OnlineCLICK HERE
Original NotificationCLICK HERE
Official WebsiteCLICK HERE

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