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EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 - Apply For 2859 Vacancies

The EPFO released the EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 notification on 24th March 2023. The online application process starts from 27/3/2023.
EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has recently published a notification to recruit candidates for the post of Social Security Assistant (SSA) under the EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023. A total of 2859 SSA vacancies have been released in the EPFO SSA Notification. Important information mentioned in the official notification of EPFO SSA is provided in this article. Candidates must go through all the necessary details before applying.

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Overview

The notification to recruit Social Security Assistant (SSA) in EPFO has been released on 24th March 2023. The application process is going to start on 27th March 2023 and will be lasted till 26th April 2023. Candidates are advised to apply before the last date of EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023. The overview of EPFO SSA notification is mentioned in the table below. 

Organization Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO)
Name of the Post Social Security Assistant (SSA)
No. of Vacancy 2859
Start Date to Apply Online 27/03/2023
Last Date to Apply Online 26/04/2023
Category Govt. Job
Official Website

EPFO SSA Notification 2023 [Download PDF]

EPFO SSA Notification 2023 Important Dates

The important dates related to EPFO recruitment have been mentioned below. Candidates can find important dates like the application starting date, the last date to apply, and other upcoming dates like admit card release date, exam date, result date, etc. The upcoming dates will be updated here. Candidates can bookmark this page for further updates related to this recruitment.

Events Dates
Notification Released Date 24th March 2023
Starting Date of Online Application 27th March 2023
Last Date to Apply Online 26th April 2023
Date of Result Declaration To be announced
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EPFO SSA Vacancy 2023

EPFO has released a total of 2859 vacancies of SSA under EPFO Recruitment 2023. The category-wise Social Security Assistant vacancies are mentioned below.

Category Vacancies
SC 359
ST 273
OBC 514
EWS 529
UR 999
Total 2674

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria

To successfully complete the application for EPFO SSA recruitment, candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria like min education qualification, age limit, etc. Important eligibility criteria are mentioned below.

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Education Qualification

The candidates should hold a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University Essential. Typing Speed of 35 wpm in English or 30 wpm in Hindi on the Computer is required.

Age Limit

Candidates should have aged between 18 to 27 years as on 26th April 2023.

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Application Fees

The application fees for SC/ST/PwBD/Female/Ex. Servicemen are exempted and other than this category candidates have required to pay Rs. 700/-. Payment will be accepted through online mode.

Steps to Apply for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023

Follow the steps given below to apply for EPFO SSA Recruitment:

  1. Click on the link given below, and you will be redirected to the official website of the National Testing Agency i.e.
  2. Now click on the link showing EPFO SSA Recruitment Examination 2023.
  3. Register yourself and log in using the application number and password.
  4. Fill in the all required details and upload the necessary documents.
  5. Once you successfully fill in the all details correctly, pay the application fees.
  6. Your application is successfully submitted. Make sure to download the application form or print it out. 

Apply for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 [Link Active]

Document Required for Application Form

  1. A photograph (in jpg/jpeg, size 10Kb-200Kb)
  2. Candidate signature (in jpg/jpeg, file size 4Kb - 30Kb)
  3. Left-hand thumb impression (in jpg/jpeg, size 10Kb-200Kb)

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Selection Process

The selection of SSA will be based on two stages process. The first stage will be a written examination and the second stage will be a skill test. Candidates are required to qualify in both stages for successful selection.

Stage 1: Computer-Based Exam
Stage 2: Computer Typing Test (Skill Test)

EPFO SSA Computer Based Exam Pattern

The duration of the computer-based exam is 150 minutes (2 hours and 30 minutes).

  • EPFO SSA Prelims Exam will be objective type.
  • Each question carries a 4 mark.
  • There will be a negative marking of one-fourth marks for each incorrect answer
Sr.No. Subjects No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
1 General Aptitude 30 120 2 hours 30 Minutes (150 Minutes)
2 General Knowledge / General Awareness 30 120
3 Quotative Ability 30 120
4 General English with "Comprehension" 50 200
5 Computer Literacy 10 40
Total 150 600

EPFO SSA Skill Test

The SSA skill test includes the typing test on a computer. Candidates have to qualify for the criteria mentioned below.

  • A typing speed of 35 words per minute in English or 30 words per minute in Hindi on computer.
  • 35 words per minute and 30 words per minute correspond to 10500 Key Depression Per Hour (KDPH) / 9000 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word for Data Entry Work.

EPFO SSA Salary 2023

The basic pay for the candidates shortlisted for the EPFO SSA post will be Rs. 29,200 (Level - 5). However, candidates are eligible for allowances so allowances will be added to basic pay.  The in-hand salary of EPFO SSA will be around Rs. 45,000/-.

Post Salary
Social Security Assistant (SSA) Level-5  (Rs. 29,200 to Rs. 92, 300)

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