Odisha High Court Recruitment 2024, Check ASO and Jr. Stenographer Vacancy Notice and Eligibility Criteria

The High Court of Orissa has recently announced a recruitment drive for the year 2024. The court is looking to fill 182 vacancies for the positions of assistant section Officer and Junior Stenographer. This recruitment drive is specifically aimed at graduate candidates who are interested in securing government jobs at the state level.

The online application process for these positions will commence on May 20, 2024, and will conclude on June 18, 2024. Prospective candidates will need to undergo a series of exams and tests for each specific position in order to be considered for the roles. It’s important to note that all applications must be submitted through the official website of the High Court of Orissa.

Odisha HC ASO, Stenographer Notification 2024

Orissa HC Recruitment

State Orissa
Recruitment Board High Court of Orissa
Post Names Assistant Section Officer (ASO), Junior Stenographer
Vacancies 182 Total (147 for ASO, 35 for Junior Stenographer)
Last Date to Apply 18th June 2024
Official Website orissahighcourt.nic.in

OHC Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

To apply for the Assistant Section Officer (ASO) role, you need to have a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in any subject and proficiency in computer applications is also required.

The Junior Stenographer position requires a bachelor’s degree and specialized skills in shorthand and typewriting, with minimum speeds of 80 words per minute in shorthand and 40 words per minute in typewriting.

Age Limits

Applicants should be between 21 and 32 years of age as of 14th May 2024. This means they should be born on or before 13th May 1992 and on or after 15th May 2003.

Category Age Relaxation Maximum Age with Relaxation
Scheduled Castes (SC) 5 years 37 years
Scheduled Tribes (ST) 5 years 37 years
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 3 years 35 years
Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 10 years 42 years
Ex-Servicemen Service period + 3 years Age – Service period + 3 years

ASO, Jr. Stenographer Selection Process

Assistant Section Officer (ASO)

  1. Preliminary Exam: A screening test focused on general awareness, reasoning, and basic legal knowledge.
  2. Mains Exam: An in-depth exam involving descriptive questions on law and language skills.
  3. Computer Application Test: Evaluates proficiency in essential computer applications.
  4. Viva Voce: An interview to assess interpersonal skills, problem-solving abilities, and suitability for the role.

Junior Stenographer

  1. Qualifying Test in English: Tests English grammar, comprehension, and writing skills.
  2. Computer Application Test: Assesses basic computer skills, particularly typing speed and accuracy.
  3. Skill Test: A practical test requiring candidates to demonstrate shorthand transcription at a high speed.

Application Fee

There is a standard application fee requirement for candidates applying to the positions of Assistant Section Officer (ASO) and Junior Stenographer in the High Court of Orissa. This fee is set at Rs. 500 for all applicants, regardless of their category. Once paid, the application fee is non-refundable under any circumstances.

Application Dates

  • Start Date: 20th May 2024
  • End Date: 18th June 2024

Vacancy Details

Category Assistant Section Officer (ASO) Junior Stenographer
UR (Unreserved) 70 (including 23 for women) 10 (including 3 for women)
SC (Scheduled Caste) 15 (including 5 for women) 8 (including 3 for women)
ST (Scheduled Tribe) 57 (including 19 for women) 12 (including 4 for women)
SEBC (Socially and Educationally Backward Classes) 5 (including 2 for women) 5 (including 2 for women)
Total 147 (including 49 for women) 35 (including 12 for women)

How to Apply for Odisha HC Recruitment 2024?

If you’re interested in applying for the Odisha High Court Recruitment 2024, here are the steps you need to follow:

  1. Visit the official High Court of Orissa website: High Court of Orissa.
  2. Scroll down to the ‘Quick Links’ section on the homepage.
  3. Click on ‘Recruitment Corner’.
  4. Select the recruitment notice for either Junior Stenographer or ASO based on your interest.
  5. Click on the online application link.
  6. Register by providing your name, gender, category, mobile number, email, etc.
  7. After registration, log in with your ID.
  8. Fill out the application form and upload necessary documents such as photographs and educational certificates.
  9. Pay the examination fee via an online payment gateway.
  10. Review all details and submit the application form.

Important Links

Official Website orissahighcourt.nic.in
ASO Notification Read Here
Stenographer Recruitment Read Here
Application Link TBA

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