Law Officer and Legal Assistant Vacancy at Prisons Head Quarter, Central Jail Tihar

Law Officer and Legal Assistant Vacancy at Prisons Head Quarter, Central Jail Tihar

Prisons Head Quarter, Central Jail, Tihar has invited applications from the eligible candidates Appointment of Law Officer and Legal Assistant in Prison Department on Deputation Basis.

No. of Posts:



  • Law Officer: 01

  • Legal Assistant: 13


Pay Scale:  



  • Law Officer: Rs. 9300-34800+4600 G.P

  • Legal Assistant: Rs. 9300-34800+4200 G.P


 Age Limit (Maximum):



  • Law Officer: 56 Years

  • Legal Assistant: 56 Years


Qualification Law Officer: Officers of Central/State/Union territories.



  1. Holding analogous posts on regular basis; or

  2. With 5(five) years regular service in posts in the scale of pay of Rs.9300-34800/- +Rs. 4200/- Grade Pay or equivalent; and

  3. Possession of the following educational qualification and experience:-


Essential:



  1. Degree in Law from a Recognized University or equivalent

  2. 4 years of experience of Legal Work in Government Department

  3. 4 years of experience as Officer of the Central/State/Union territories Judicial Services­.


 Qualification Legal Assistant: Officers of Central/State/Union territories.



  1. Holding analogous posts on regular basis in parent cadre/department; or

  2. With 6(five) years regular service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on regular basis in the scale of pay of Rs. 5200+20500/- + Rs. 2800 Grade Pay or equivalent in the parent cadre/department. And

  3. Possession of the following educational qualification and experience:-


Essential:



  • Degree in Law from a Recognized University or equivalent

  • Two years of experience as legal practitioner or two years of experience in Legal work in a Government department or autonomous bodies/public sector undertaking.


How to Apply: Applicants have to be send copies of their application in the prescribed Performa along with Certificate of Employer may be sent through proper channel along with vigilance clearance certificate and attested copies of ACR/APARs for the last 05 years so as to reach this office within 60 days of publication of the advertisement in Employment News.

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