RECRUITMENT AGAINST VARIOUS POSTS ON DIRECT RECRUITMENT BASIS
THE COTTON CORPORATION OF INDIA LTD is a public sector undertaking under
Ministry of Textile, Government of India extending necessary marketing support to
the cotton growers in selling their kapas produce at most competitive prices in the
various market yards in all cotton growing States through timely intervention –
beginning from day one of the kapas arrivals till the end of season, procurement
operations spread over in 19 Branches and over more than 400 market yards in the
country and having its head quarter at CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai. For further
strengthening its core competencies, CCI invites applications on direct recruitment
basis from dynamic, proficient and motivated candidates looking for exciting career
opportunities and want to be a part of our growth journey. Interested and eligible
candidates can apply for the vacancies ONLINE, through our website.
1. Candidates to ensure their eligibility for the Posts:
Before applying, candidates should ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria for
the advertised posts. The CCI would admit to the Examinations all the candidates
applying for the post with the requisite fee/intimation charges (wherever
applicable) on the basis of the information furnished in the ONLINE application and
shall determine their eligibility only at the final stage i.e. document verification. If
at that stage, it is found that any information furnished in the ONLINE application is
false/ incorrect or if according to the Corporation, the candidate does not satisfy
the eligibility criteria for the post, his/ her candidature will be cancelled and
he/she will not be allowed to appear for document verification and can be
removed from service without notice, if he/she has already joined the Corporation.
2. Mode of Application
Candidates are required to apply online through the Company’s website
www.cotcorp.org.in. No other mode for submission of application is available.
3. Important Dates
Opening date of online registration form 09.12.2020
Closing date of online registration form(Last day of Fee payment) 07.01.2021
** The Corporation reserves the right to make any changes in these dates
4. Help Facility – In case of any problem in filling up the form, application fee
payment/intimation charges or in downloading of e- admit card, queries may bemade through email at firstname.lastname@example.org and phone number
022-61306219 from 10 am to 5 pm on working days
5. Use of Mobile Phones and other electronic devices banned
a) The use of any mobile phone (even in switched off mode), pager or any
electronic equipment or programmable device or storage media like pen
drive, smart watches etc or camera or Bluetooth devices or any other
equipment or related accessories either in working or switched off mode
capable of being used as a communication device during the examination
is strictly prohibited. Any infringement of these instructions shall entail
disciplinary action including ban from future examinations.
b) Candidates are advised in their own interest not to bring any of the banned
items including mobile phone/pagers to the venue of the examination, as
arrangement of safe-keeping cannot be assured.
c) Candidates are advised not to bring any valuable items to the examination
halls, as safe keeping of the same cannot be assured. The CCI will not be
responsible for any loss in this regard.
6. Addendum/Corrigendum: Please note that Addendum/corrigendum, if any, issued
on the above advertisement, will be published only on the Corporation’s website
IMPORTANT NOTE FOR EWS (ECONOMICALLY WEAKER SECTIONS):
1. 10% of Vacancies are reserved for the EWS as per the directions of Government of
India instructions issued vide DoPT OM No. 36039/1/2019-Estt (Res) dated 19th
2. Persons who are not covered under the existing scheme of reservations to the
Scheduled Castes, the Schedule Tribes and the socially and Educationally
Backward Classes and whose family has gross annual income below Rs. 8.00 lakh
are to be identified as EWSs for the benefit of reservation. Family for this purpose
will include the person who seeks benefit of reservation, his/her parents and
siblings below the age of 18 years as also his/her spouse and children below the
age of 18 years. The income shall include income from all sources i.e. salary,
agriculture, business, profession etc. and it will be income for the financial year
prior tothe year ofapplication.Alsopersons whose family owns or possesses any of
the following assets shall be excluded from being identified as EWSs, irrespective
of the family income:
i. 5 acres of Agricultural Land and above;
ii. Residential flat of 1000 sq. ft. and above;
iii. Residentialplotof 100 sq. yards and above in notified municipalities;
iv. Residential plot of 200 sq. yards and above in areas other than the notified
3. The income and assets of the families as mentioned in para 2 would need to be
certified by an officer not below the rank of Tehsildar in the States/UTs. The
candidates shortlisted for document verification/interview shall be required to
bring the requisite certificate as specified by the Government of India at the time of
appearingfor the process of document verification.
4. The instructions issued by the Government of India in this regard from time to
time shall be adhered to.
POST INDENTIFIED SUITABLE FOR PERSON WITH BENCHMARK
Name of Post
Post identified suitable for PwBD
a)Locomotor disability (OA,OL,BL,OAL)
including cerebral palsy, leprosy
cured, dwarfism, Acid attack victims,
b) Blindness and low vision (B,LV)
c) Deaf (D) and Hard of Hearing (HH)
Multiple disabilities from amongst the
person under clause (a) to (d) above
Name of Post
Post identified suitable for PwBD
a)Locomotor disability (OA,OL,BL,OAL)
including cerebral palsy, leprosy
cured, dwarfism, Acid attack victims,
b) Blindness and low vision (B,LV)
c) Deaf (D) and Hard of Hearing (HH)
d)Specific learning disability
Multiple disabilities from amongst the
person under clause (a) to (d) above
S,ST,W,SE, RW, H,C
ABBREVATION USED - S=SITTING, BN-BENDING, RW-READING AND
WRITING,C=COMMUNICATION,MF=MANIPULATION WITH FINGERS, PP=PULLIN AND
PUSHING,L=LIFTING, KC=KNEELING AND CROUCHING,ST=STANDING, W=WALKING,
BLA=BOTH LEGS AND ARMS, BA= BOTH ARMS, OL=ONE LEG, BL=BOTH LEG, OA=ONE
ARM, , OAL=ONE ARM AND ONE LEG. B=BLIND, LV=LOW VISION, H=HEARING,
OH=ORTHOPAEDICALLY HANDICAPPED, CP CEREBRAL PALSY, LC=LEPROSY CURED,
VH=VISUALLY HANDICAPPED, HH HEARING HANDICAPPED
DEFINITION OF PERSONS WITH BENCHMARK DISABILITIES (PwBD)
Under Section 33 of Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Rights
and Full Participation) Act 1995 only such persons would be eligible for reservation
who suffer not less than 40% of relevant disability and are certified by a Medical
Board constituted by the Central/state Govt. Further, one percent reservation in
addition to existing 3% reservation (total 4%) for the person with benchmark
disabilities shall be allowed in view of the enactment of “The Rights of Persons with
Disabilities Rules 2017” dated 15th June 2017 and DoPT OM no36035/02/2017-Estt
(Res) dated 15.01.2018. The definition of the PwBD shall be as per RPWD Act 2016.
Accordingly candidates with the disabilities identified above are eligible to apply (as
per GOI guideline issued from time to time. Candidates claiming such benefits should
produce certificate in original (by the competent Authority issued on or before the last
date of online submission of application in the prescribed format available at the end
of this advertisement) in support of their claim at the time of document verification at
any stage of the process if considered for selection to the particular post. Person with
disabilities will have to work in field/branch offices / Head Office as identified by CCI.
Note for PWBD:
1) PwBD candidates may belong to any category (i.e. General/SC/ST/OBC/EWS),
Reservation for PwBD is horizontal and within the overall vacancies for the post
subject to the posts having been identified suitable for such disabilities.
2) PwBD candidates should posses a valid disability certificate issued by the
Competent Authority as prescribed by The Rights of Person with Disability
Act,2016 (RPwD Act, 2016). Such a certificate shall be subject to verification/re-
verification as may be decided by the Competent Authority.
3) Suitable provisions for providing information regarding use of scribes by the blind
candidates and candidates with locomotor disability and cerebral Palsy where
dominant(writing) extremity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of
function (minimum 40% impairment) have been made in the online application at
the time of the initial online application itself.
4) Suitable information should be provided at the time of initially applying for the
post regarding availing of compensatory time by the blind candidates and
candidates with locomotor disability and Cerebral Palsy where dominant(writing)
extremity is affected to the extent of slowing the performance of writing function
(minimum 40% impairment) requiring the facility of scribe.
5) Guidelines for Person with Disabilities using a Scribe
i. The visually handicapped candidates and candidates whose writing speed is
adversely affected permanently for any reason can use their own scribe at their
cost during the online examination. In such cases where a scribe is used, the
following rules will apply (as per instruction of Department of Empowerment of
Person with Disabilities OM No34-02/2015-DD-III dated 23rd August, 2018)
In case of person with benchmark disabilities in the category of blindness,
locomotor disability (both arms affected –BA) and cerebral palsy, the facility of
scribe shall be given, if so desired by the candidate.
In case of other category of person with benchmark disability, the provision of
scribe can be allowed on production of certificate to the extent that the
candidate concerned has physical limitation to write and scribe is essential on
their behalf, from the Chief Medical Officer/Civil Surgeon/Medical
Superintendent of a Government healthcare institution as per the proforma.
Appropriate options in the online application form shall have to be selected
during the filing of the online application and the filled proforma shall be
submitted by the candidate at the test center.
The candidate has the discretion of opting their own scribe or request CCI for
the same. If the scribe is arranged by the Corporation, the candidate shall be
allowed to meet the scribe two days before the examination.
In case the candidate brings their own scribe, the qualification of the scribe
should be one step below the qualification of the candidate taking examination.
The person with benchmark disabilities opting for own scribe should submit
details of their own scribe in the online application form and bring the
certificate at the time of document verification as per Proforma Both the
candidate as well as scribe will have to give a suitable undertaking that the
scribe fulfills all the stipulated eligibility criteria for scribe mentioned above.
Further in case if later transpires that he/she did not fulfill any laid down
eligibility criteria or suppressed material facts the candidature of the applicant
will stand cancelled, irrespective of the results of the online application.
Those candidate who use a scribe shall be eligible for compensatory time of 20
minutes or otherwise advised for every hour of the examination.
The same scribe cannot be used by more than one candidate. In addition, the
scribe arranged by the candidate should not be a candidate for current online
recruitment for any post in CCI. If violation of the above is detected at any
stage of the process, candidature for online examination of both the candidate
and the scribe will be cancelled. Candidates eligible for, and wish to use the
services of a scribe in the examination, should invariably and carefully indicate
the same in the online application form. Any subsequent request may not be
ii. Guidelines for candidates with Benchmark disabilities compensatory time of
minimum of one hour for examination of three hours duration or as otherwise
advised shall be permitted for all the candidates with benchmark disabilities
not availing the facility of scribe. The compensatory time shall be on pro-rata
basis (not less than 5 minutes and in multiple of 5).
iii. Guidelines for Visually impaired candidates
Visually impaired candidates (who suffer from not less than 40% of disability)
may opt to view the test in magnified font and all such candidates will be
eligible for compensatory time of 20 minutes or otherwise advised for every
hour of examination.
The facility of viewing the contents of the test in magnifying font will not be
available to visually impaired candidates who use the services of a scribe for
These guidelines are subject to change in terms of GOI guidelines /clarifications, if
any, from time to time
2. SERVICE CONDITIONS:
i) Scale of Pay: (as on date)
Management Trainee (Mktg) –. Rs 30,000 – 1,20,000 (IDA)
Management Trainee (Accounts) - Rs 30,000 – 1,20,000 (IDA)
Junior Commercial Executive - Rs 22000-90000 (IDA)
Junior Assistant (Accounts) - Rs 22000-90000 (IDA)
Junior Assistant (General) - Rs 22000-90000 (IDA)
(b) Probation Period:
The selected candidate will be on a probation for a period of 12 months (1
year) of active service in Corporation from the his /her date of Joining.
However mere completion of 12 months service in this Corporation from the
date of joining shall not confer any right for the candidate for permanency. An
employee is confirmed in service only when Management informs him/her in
(c) Service Bond:
There is a mandatory provision of executing a Service Bond as under:
“Serve a minimum period of 3 year in the Corporation after joining services or
in lieu thereof 3 months basic pay (basic pay as on the date of separation)”
B. ELIGIBLE CONDITIONS
a) Nationality: A candidate must be a citizen of India.
(i) Minimum age criteria: The minimum age of the candidate applying for any
post must be 18 years or above as on 01/11/2020.
(ii) Maximum age criteria:
(a) For the post of Junior Commercial Executive/Junior Assistant
(General/Accounts)- Age not more than 30 years as on 1
2020, relaxation of 5 years for SC/ ST and 3 years for OBC (excluding
creamy layer). With respect to Person with Disabilities (PwDs) upper
age limit is relaxable by 10 years, which will be over and above the
relaxation admissible for candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC (Non-
(b) For the post of Management Trainee (Accounts) & (Mktg) - Age not
more than 30 years as on 1
st November 2020, relaxation of 5 years for
SC/ ST and 3 years for OBC (excluding creamy layer) and for persons
with disabilities shall be relaxable by 10 years (15 years for SC/ ST and
13 years for OBC) which will be over and above the relaxation
admissible for candidates belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC (Non-creamy
(iii) RELAXATION IN MAXIMUM AGE LIMIT
In addition to the maximum age prescribed for a post; following categories of candidates
shall alsobe entitledfor age relaxation as prescribed:-
Category Age Relaxation
1. Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe 5 years
2. Other Backward Class (Non-Creamy Layer) 3 years
3. Persons with Disability (PWD) 10 years
4. Ex-Servicemen 3Years (afterdeducting no.
of yearsof militaryservice)
during the period 1.1.1980 to 31.12.1989)**
Note: Departmental candidates (Regular employees of CCI ) applying under direct
recruitment will be entitled only for age relaxation subject to the condition that they
should be presently working in one scale/post lower than the post applied for with
minimum one year experience on lower post/scale
**-Anyapplicantintendingtoavailtherelaxationunderthis category shallhavetosubmit a
certificate from the District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction she/he had ordinarily
resided or any other authority designated in this behalf by the Govt. of Jammu &
Kashmir to the effect that she/he had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu &
Kashmirduring the period from 01.01.1980 – 31.12.1989
In all cases of age relaxation, maximum age limit taking into benefit of cumulative age
relaxation shall not exceed 47 years as on 01.11.2020
* For Ex- Serviceman the Upper Age limit shall be relaxed as on 01.11.2020 by
allowing the deduction of length of actual Military Service from his actual age and the
resultant age should not exceed the maximum age limit prescribed for the Post by
i) The upper age limit specified in (A)- “Detail of post” above is applicable to
ii) The relaxation in upper age limit to SC/ST/OBC candidates is allowed on cumulative
basis with any one of the remaining categories for which age relaxation is
permittedas mentioned above from (iv) 3 to iv (5)
iii) Candidates seeking age relaxation will be required to submit copies of necessary
certificate(s) at the time of Document Verification and at any subsequent stage of
iv) Age concession is not admissible to sons, daughters and dependents of ex-
v) Candidates belonging to OBC category but coming under Creamy layer are not
entitled to the benefits of OBC reservation. They should indicate their category as
“General (Unreserved)” while filling online application. OBC certificate should be
issued on or after 01/01/2020 with suitable mention about creamy layer / Non –
vi) If there are no posts reserved for reserved category candidate belonging to
SC/ST/OBC/EWS category; these candidates can apply against unreserved
posts; provided they meet allthe norms prescribedforunreserved candidates.
The SC/ST/OBC/EWS candidates will not be considered for any relaxation in age
and relaxation in qualifying marks in Online Test or at any stage in the entire
recruitment process if they apply for unreserved posts.
vii) Age concession to PWD candidates shall be admissible provided the post is
identified suitable for the relevant categoryofdisability.
viii) The above guidelines are subject to change in view of any Government of India
C. APPLICATION FEE AND INTIMATION CHARGE
Application fee- Rs 1000/-
Intimation charge-Rs 500/-
Intimation charge-Rs 500/-
*Bank/Transaction charges are to borne by the candidate
1. If application is submitted without the prescribed fee/ intimation charges shall
be summarily rejected.
2. Fee once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances nor can the fee
be held reserve for any other examination or selection
D. Mode of payment
Candidates have to make payment through ONLINE MODE only, once the
payment is done, the confirmation mail will be forwarded subsequently after
checking payment details. There will not be any other mode of payment of
The payment can be made using only Debit cards (RuPay/ Visa/ Master card/
Maestro), Credit cards or internet banking by providing information as asked
on the screen.
After submission of forms the candidates will be redirected to SBI Payment
gateway wherein they can make payment online. (Only candidates who belong
to Gen/ OBC/OBC Non-Creamy Layer will be redirected). The payment can be
made using only debit cards, credit cards and net banking
The candidature of applicants submitting fee of lesser amount, other than
prescribed will be rejected. Application fee once paid will not be refunded
under any circumstances. Application once submitted cannot be withdrawn
and application fees once paid will not be refunded on any count nor can it be
held in reserve for any other recruitment or selection process
Candidates are required to take print-out of the SBI e-receipt and online
registration slip and keep for future references.
Candidates will be solely responsible for filling up the online application
correctly. In case of invalid applications due to errors committed by the
applicant no claims for refund of application fee will be entertained by the
Without e-admit card & valid Govt. photo ID proof, the candidate will not be
allowed to appear for computer based test, verification of documents or any
other stage of recruitment process. Candidates are therefore advised to keep
photocopies of the same for future use.
E. ACTION AGAINST CANDIATES FOUND GUILTY OF MISCONDUCT /USE OF
A candidate who is or has been declared by the Corporation to be guilty of
i. Obtaining support for his/her candidature by the following means,
a. Offering illegal gratification to, or
b. Applying pressure on, or
c. Blackmailing, or threatening to blackmail any person connected
with the conduct of the examination,
ii. Impersonating, or
iii. Procuring impersonation by any person, or
iv. Submitting document which is fabricated or tampered with, or
v. Making statements which are incorrect or false suppressing material
vi. Resorting to the following means in connection with his/her candidature
for the examination, namely
A. Obtaining copy of question paper through improper means
B. Finding out particulars of the person connected with secret work
relating to the examination
C. Influencing the examiner, or
vii. Using unfair means during the examination or
viii. Writing obscene matter or drawing obscene sketches in the scripts or
ix. Misbehaving in the examination hall including tearing of the scripts,
provoking fellow examinees to boycott examination, creating a
disorderly behavior and the like , or
x. Using a scribe/availing compensatory time in examination despite
being ineligible, or
xi. Harassing or doing bodily harm to the staff employed by the
Corporation for the conduct of their examination,
xii. Being in possession or using mobile phone , pager, or any electronic
equipment or device or any other equipment capable of being used as a
communication device during the examination; or
xiii. Violating any of the instruction issued to candidates along with their
admission certificates permitting them to take the examination or
xiv. Attempting to commit or as the case may be abetting the commission of
all or any of the acts specified in the foregoing clauses ; may in addition
to rendering himself /herself liable to criminal prosecution, be liable to
be disqualified by the Corporation from the examination for which
he/she is a candidate and /or to be debarred either permanently or for
a specified period (i) by the Corporation from any examination or
selection held by them; (ii) by the Corporation from any employment
under them; (iii) dismissal from the service by the Corporation if he/she
is already in Corporation’s employment; and (iv) if he/she already in
some other service, the authority writing to his/her employer for taking
disciplinary action. Provided that no penalty shall be imposed except
after (i) giving the candidate an opportunity of making such
representation, in writing as he/she may which to make in that behalf;
and (ii) taking the representation, if any, submitted by the candidate
within the period allowed to him /her into consideration.
F. How to apply:
Interested persons fulfilling the criteria mentioned above can submit the
application online by logging on to The Cotton Corporation of India website
www.cotcorp.org.in followed by visiting “Recruitment” link. Applications
will not be accepted through any other mode. The online registration will be
open from 9.12.2020 and closes on 7.01.2021, after which the web-link will be
disabled. Candidates are advised to apply online well before the closing
date and not to wait till the last day for filling up the application to avoid the
possibility of inability/ failure to log on to the website on account of site
congestion, heavy load on the internet. Corporation does not assume any
responsibility for the candidates not being able to submit their applications
within the last day on account of aforesaid reasons or any other reason. Read
the advertisement details carefully & verify your eligibility for the said post
and click on “Enter” and fill up the online application form with your details.
Candidates should possess a valid e-mail id/mobile number. Candidates are
advised to keep the e-mail id/ mobile number (to be entered compulsorily in
the application form) active for at least one year. No change in e-mail id/
mobile number will be allowed once entered. Corporation will not be
responsible for any loss of e-mail/SMS sent, bouncing of e-mail/SMS due to
invalid/ wrong email ID/ mobile number provided by the candidate or due to
any other reasons.
Online application once submitted cannot be altered under any
The name of the candidate and that of his /her father/husband/spouse name
etc should be spelt correctly in the application exactly as it appears in the
Certificates / mark sheets. Any change /alteration found may disqualify the
An Email/sms intimation with the Registration number and password
generated on successful registration of the application will be sent to the
candidates E-mail ID /Mobile number specified in the online application form
as a system generated acknowledgement. If candidates do not receive the
email and sms intimation at the email ID/ mobile number provided by them,
they may consider that their online application has not been successfully
registered. For any queries or clarification, the candidates are requested to
contact 022-61306219 (Helpdesk number).
If any information furnished by the candidate in any part of online application
is found to be false or incomplete or is not found to be in conformity with
eligibility criteria mentioned in the advertisement including the previous
experience, the candidature/ appointment will be considered as revoked/
terminated at any stage of recruitment process or after recruitment or joining,
without any reference given to the candidate.
G. CALL LETTER FOR WRITTEN TEST FOR THE POST OF MANAGEMENT
TRAINEES (MARKETING/ACCOUNTS), JUNIOR COMMERCIAL
EXECUTIVE, JUNIOR ASSISTANT (GENERAL/ACCOUNT)
1. The centre, venue address, post applied for, date and time for examination
shall be intimated to eligible candidate and the candidate will be required
to download the admit card from the website. Please note no hardcopy of
the admit card will be provided through post or any other means.
2. Short listed candidates list will also be put on Corporation website hence
candidates are requested to check the website from time to time.
Intimation will also be sent on email id /SMS provided by the candidate in
online application form. Corporation will not be responsible for any loss of
email/SMS sent, bouncing of e-mail/SMS due to invalid/ wrong email ID/
mobile number provided by the candidate or due to any other reasons.
3. Necessary information regarding the written test etc. will be hosted on
Corporation website. Candidates are requested to visit the website from
time to time to check the same. Any modification/ amendments in the
advertisement will be given in the Corporation website
i.e.www.cotcorp.org.in. Any request for change of centre, venue, date and
time of examination will not be entertained.
H. EXAMINATION CITIES:
1 Mumbai/Navi Mumbai 7 Kolkata
2 Hyderabad 8 Bengaluru
3 New Delhi 9 Ahmedabad
4 Chennai 10 Patna
5 Lucknow 11 Jaipur
1. Candidates intending to apply for the said post should ensure that they fulfill
the minimum eligibility criteria specified :
Please note that the eligibility criteria specified herein are the basic criteria for
applying for the post. Candidates must necessarily produce the relevant
documents pertaining to category, age, educational qualification etc in original
with a photocopy thereof in support of their identity and eligibility as
indicated in the online application form at the time of verification of documents.
Please note that no change of category will be permitted at any stage after
registration of online application. Merely applying for the said post does not
imply that a candidate will necessarily offered employment.
2. All educational qualifications mentioned above should be from recognized
university/ Institute/ Board recognized by Government of India and results
should have been declared on or before 01.11.2020.
3. Candidate should indicate the aggregate percentage (%) obtained in the
online application. No rounding off of decimals should be done and it should
be represented in the online application upto two decimal places. The total
maximum marks and total marks obtained for all semesters/ years will be
summed up to arrive at the aggregate percentage. No weightage will be given
to any particular semester/ year for calculating aggregate percentage.
4. Where CGPA/ OGPA/ Grade is awarded the same should be converted into
percentage (No rounding off of decimals should be done and it should be
represented in the online application upto two decimal places). Candidates
will be required to submit a certificate to this effect from the University/
Institute at the time of verification of documents.
5. Candidate can apply only for one post. Multiple applications will be
6. Age, qualification and experience stipulated above should be as on 01.11.2020.
The month of declaration of results indicated in the mark sheet of the Final
year/ semester will be considered as the date of acquisition of Educational
7. Category (SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH) once mentioned in the application form will not
be changed and no benefit of other category will be admissible later on. The
Corporation reserves the right to fill/ not to fill all or any of the post herein
advertised without assigning any reason and without issuing any further
notice. Number of vacancies can be increased/ decreased, at the discretion of
the Management, without assigning any reason and without issuing any further
notice. The Corporation reserves the right to cancel this advertisement either
partially/ wholly at any time, at its discretion without assigning any reason and
without issuing any further notice. Management reserves the right to reject the
application of any candidate without assigning any reason. Any legal
proceeding arising out of this advertisement shall be subject to the
jurisdiction of the courts in Mumbai.
8. Candidates will have to appear on their own for written test/ verification of
documents and no TA /DA will be given.
9. Candidates already working with Government/ Semi-Government/ PSU will
have to produce a “No objection certificate” from their employer at the time of
verification of documents. Without NOC his/her candidature will not be
10. In all matters regarding eligibility, assessment, the Corporation decision will
be final and binding on the candidates and no correspondence will be
entertained in this regard.
11. Work experience certificate which has to be submitted by the candidate at the
time of verification of documents) should be on the letter head of the Company.
The letter head of the Company should have details of the Company. If the
candidate is presently employed then copy of appointment letter and copy of
latest pay slip in proof of job experience has to be submitted. Only those job
experiences will be counted where the salary payment is through cheque/
NEFT. Job experience where salary is paid in cash will not be counted. The
proof regarding salary payment (i.e bank passbook) needs to be shown at the
time of verification of documents. Other statutory deductions like PF should
also be there.
12. The minimum qualifying percentage prescribed for Computer Based Test for
different categories are as under :
Category Minimum qualifying
13. The Corporation reserves the right to shortlist candidates for verification of
documents. No correspondence will be entertained with the candidates who
are not shortlisted. Mere fulfillment of qualification will not entitle the person to
be called for verification of documents. Management reserves the right to
raise the Standard of Specifications to restrict the number of candidates to be
called for verification of documents. Canvassing in any form and /or bringing
in any influence will be treated as disqualification.
14. Candidates should possess a valid e-mail id. Candidates are advised to keep
the e-mail id (to be entered compulsorily in the application form) active for at
least one year. No change in e-mail id will be allowed once entered.
15. Candidates need not submit/ send at any address, application printouts or any
certificates or copies thereof at the time of ONLINE application (No OFFLINE/
hard copy of application will be accepted). Their candidature will be
considered on the basis of the information furnished in the ONLINE application.
If at any stage, it is found that any information furnished in the ONLINE
application is false/ incorrect or if according to the Management/ Selection
committee, the candidate does not satisfy the eligibility criteria, his/ her
candidature/ appointment will be cancelled/ terminated at any stage of
recruitment process or after recruitment and joining, without any explanation
given to the candidate.
16. Candidates should understand thoroughly their eligibility for the post applied
17. Proof of date of birth:
At the time of verification of documents, regarding proof of date of birth the
candidate will be required to give Birth certificate issued by a Municipal
Authority or any office authorized to issue Birth & Death Certificate by the
Registrar of Births & Deaths OR School leaving certificate / Secondary School
leaving certificate/ Certificate of Recognized Boards from the school last
attended by the applicant or any other recognized educational institution.
18. Regarding caste certificate to be produced at the time of verification of
i. The caste certificate of SC/ST must be issued by any of the following
a. Dist. Magistrate/Addl. Dist.Magistrate/ Collector/ Dy.Commissioner/ Addl.
Dy. Commissioner/ Dy.Collector/ 1st Class Stipendiary Magistrate/Sub
Divisional Magistrate/ Taluka Magistrate/ Exec.Magistrate/ Extra Asst.
b. Chief Presidency Magistrate/ Addl. Chief Presidency magistrate/
c. Revenue Officer not below the rank of Tehsildar.
d. Sub-Divisional Officer of the area where the candidate and/or his family
ii. OBC candidates have to submit caste certificate issued by the Competent
Authority in the prescribed form his/her OBC status as well as exclusion from
“Creamy layer” at the time of verification of Documents. OBC Non-creamy
layer should be valid as on the date of advertisement OR should have been
recently obtained (not older than one year as on the date of this
iii. EWS candidate have to submit certificate issued by the Competent Authority
as specified by Government of India
iv. The Competent Authority to issue Disability Certificate shall be a Medical
Board duly constituted by the Central or a State Government. The disability
certificate is to be produced at the time of verification of documents. At the
time of verification of documents certificate for physically handicapped to be
produced by the candidate should be in the prescribed format stating that
person is suffering from not less than 40 % of relevant disability.
19. Candidates should submit the declaration stating the number and name of the
relatives working in the Cotton Corporation of India Ltd, if any at the time of
20. Appointment of selected candidates will be subject to their being found
21. In case of candidates who have changed their name, they have to produce
original gazette notification/ their original marriage certificate/ affidavit in
original, mentioning the changed name.
22. Change in Job-Profile and Posting:
The selected candidates will be posted in different cotton growing areas across
India.In case of Junior Commercial Executive, posting will be in rural and
remote areas. The candidate can be posted in any of the offices in India. The
Management also reserves its right to change the job-profile of the candidate at
its discretion at any time.
23. Reservation for PH/ Ex-Servicemen is horizontal and within the overall
vacancies for the post.
24. Candidates who were dismissed/terminated/removed by any
PSU/Bank/Government Organization will not be eligible.