SBI Junior Associate Recruitment 2020 Notification: The State Bank of India (SBI) has announced recruitment for the post of junior associates. A total of 8000 vacancies are opened up by the public sector lender. The hiring will be done in the customer support and sales department of the bank. Interested applicants can apply for the position at the official website, sbi.co.in before January 26, 2020. The newly appointed Junior Associates will be on probation period for six months.
Candidates who want to rectify their application online can do it till February 10. However, the fee payment and registration process will be closed by January 26. Candidates will have to clear preliminary exam followed by the main exam. The prelims exam will be organised in February-March 2020. The Main will held on April 19, 2020.
SBI Junior Associates Recruitment: Eligibility
Age: At least 20 years old. The upper age limit is capped at 28 years. For SC/ST candidates the upper age is relaxed by five for OBC and PWD it is relaxed by three and 10 years.
For PwD SC, ST and PWD OBC it is replaced by 15 and 13 years further.
For a widow, the upper age is relaxation is by seven years. The ex-servicemen can apply until 50 years of age. Age will be calculated as on January 1, 2020.
Education: Candidates should have a graduation degree in any discipline from a recognised university in order to apply.
SBI Junior Associates recruitment: How to apply
Step 1: Visit sbi.co.in
Step 2: Click on the tab ‘careers’ in the top-right corner
Step 3: Click on ‘apply online’ below the ‘junior associate’ link in the ‘latest announcement’ box
Step 4: Click on ‘click here for new registration’
Step 5: Fill details and verify
Step 6: Log-in using details
Step 7: Fill form, upload images
Step 8: Make payment
SBI Junior Associates recruitment: Fee
Applicants will have to pay Rs 750. SC, ST, PWD and ex-servicemen are exempted from paying any fee for submitting their application.
SBI Junior Associates Recruitment: Exam pattern
The preliminary exam will carry objective type questions. The exam will be of one hour and to be held online. For every right answer, one mark will be awarded and the 1/4th mark will be deducted for the wrong answer.
The starting salary fixed for a Clerical Cadre employee payable at Metro like Mumbai will be around Rs 26,000 per month inclusive of Dearness Allowance, other allowances at the current rate and two additional increments for newly recruited graduate junior associates.