Last Updated on August 5, 2023 by The Health Master
The Medical Services Recruitment Board (MRB) was constituted by the Government of Tamil Nadu in G.O. (Ms) No.1, Health and Family Welfare (C2) Department dated 02.01.2012 with the objective of making appointments to various categories of staff in the Health and Family Welfare Department by way of direct recruitment, in a speedy manner, keeping in view the nature, importance, and essentiality of these posts.
The Medical Services Recruitment Board started functioning with effect from 06.02.2012.
Post : Technician Grade-1
Applications are invited only through online mode up to 21.08.2023 for direct recruitment on temporary basis to the post of Technician Grade- I, Drug Testing Laboratory, Chennai (Non Transferable Post) in Tamil Nadu Medical Subordinate Service.
No of posts : 03 (GT-01, MBC/DNC-01, SCA-01)
Scale of Pay : Rs.35,400 – 1,12,400 (Pay Matrix Level-11)
Qualification : Only candidates with Diploma in Pharmacy alone are eligible to apply for the post as per the rules and requirements of the Director of Drug Control, Chennai.
Conditions and Qualification
i. The claims of the candidates with regard to the date of birth, educational/technical qualifications, and community are generally accepted only on the information furnished by them in their on-line application, without physical verification of their claims.
Their candidature will therefore will be provisional and subject to the Board satisfying itself, about their age, educational/technical qualifications, community, etc. through a physical verification process.
The candidature is therefore, provisional at all stages, and the Board reserves the right to reject any candidature at any stage, even after the selection has been made.
ii. If a candidate claims an equivalent qualification, the onus of proving the same rests with the candidate.
iii. Persons with required qualification whether registered in employment exchange or otherwise are eligible to apply.
Age (as on 01.07.2023)
Minimum Age (should have completed) (in years) : 18
ST/SCA/SC/MBC&DNC/ BCM/BC : No Maximum Age Limit
Procedure of Selection
Selection will be made based on the marks scored by the candidates in their academic and technical qualification(s) for the post of Technician Grade I duly following the rules of reservation and communal rotation issued by the Government of Tamil Nadu.
There will be no oral test (Interview) for the post.
Weightage of marks :
Diploma : 50%
HSC / P.U.C : 30%
SSLC / 10th : 20%
Note : i) In case marks are not specifically awarded for any batch of the Diploma course, then selection for all will be based on the marks scored by the applicants in SSLC and HSC / PUC examinations only.
ii) Wherever the basic essential qualification for a technical post is a Diploma and admission to such a programme has been changed from SSLC to HSC, in all such cases the weightage will be restricted to marks obtained in SSLC and the technical diploma.
The selection will be made for the Technician Grade I post, duly following the relevantrules of reservation and communal rotation of Government of Tamil Nadu.
Fee and Service Charges :
SC / SCA / ST / DAP(PH) Rs. 300/-
Others Rs. 600/-
On-line applications once registered / completed will not be allowed to be withdrawn and / or the fee paid towards the registration / application will not be refunded / adjusted for any reason.
a. Interested and eligible candidates are to visit the Medical Services Recruitment Board’s website mrb.tn.gov.in and familiarize themselves with the detailed notification.
b. On the Home Page, click “Online Registration” to open up the On-Line Application Form.
c. Select the name of the post of Technician Grade – I.
d. All the required particulars be entered without skipping any field.
e. Mobile number and e-mail are mandatory; you are also requested to provide alternate secondary Mobile No., Landline number as well.
All communication from MRB will be sent only to the registered primary mobile number by SMS and to the registered e-mail only and by no other means.
f. Candidates are required to upload their scanned copy of colour photograph (not exceeding 500 kb in size) and scanned copy of signature (not exceeding 200 kb in size) as per the specifications given in the Guidelines for Scanning and Upload of Photograph and Signature.
An online application is incomplete without the Photograph, Signature upload.
g. The candidates need to apply only in online mode. They shall not send copies of certificates / printed application to MRB.
In the online application, candidates need to furnish the details such as: Community Certificate number; Issuing Authority; Date of issue, in support of the claims made with regard to community failing which the application will not be considered.
h. Candidates need to verify their eligibility for the post before submitting their online application.
If a candidate furnished wrong information, action will be taken by MRB to debar such candidate from the future exams/recruitment, apart from other legal actions.
HOW TO APPLY
a. Candidates should apply only through online in the Board’s Website mrb.tn.gov.in.
b. Before applying, the candidates should keep a scanned image of their colour photograph and scanned image of their signature. (Preferably stored in a CD/DVD/Pen drive as per their convenience).
c. A valid e-mail ID and Mobile Number is mandatory for registration and email ID and the given mobile number should be kept active till the declaration of results.
MRB will send intimation regarding certificate verification, other Messages etc. only through the registered e-mail ID.
d. The candidates shall register their mobile number in the application to receive SMSs.
All communications from the MRB will be through e-mail and SMS to the candidate’s registered primary mobile number/registered email only.
e. Please note that all the particulars mentioned in the online application including Name of the Candidate, Post Applied, Communal Category, Date of birth, Address, Email ID, etc. will be considered as final and no modifications will be allowed after the last date specified for applying online.
Candidates are requested to fill in the online application form with utmost care as no correspondence regarding change of details will be entertained
Online Payment (Net Banking, Credit card/Debit card/Mobile Wallet)
f. For payment of fee through the online payment gateway, i.e. Net Banking, Credit Card, Debit card and Mobile Wallet Payment, an additional page of the application form will be displayed, wherein candidates may follow the instructions and fill in the requisite details to remit payment.
g. After submitting the payment information in the online application form, please wait for the intimation from the server, DO NOT press Back or Refresh button, in order to avoid double charge.
h. If the online transaction has been successfully completed a final Registration Number and Password will be generated. Candidates should note the same for future reference.
Print Option :
i. After submitting the application, candidates can save/ print their application in PDF format.
j. On entering Registration Number and password, Candidates can download their application and print, if required.
k. Candidates need not send the printout of the online application or any other supporting documents to the Board.
The certificates will be normally verified later, when the candidates are called for certificate verification.
l. The certificates in support of claim(s) made by the candidates, as per Notification, should be produced, whenever required as directed by the Board without fail.
i. Candidates are advised in their own interest to apply on-line and remit fee much before the closing date and not to wait till the last date to avoid last- minute internet connectivity issues.
ii. MRB will not be responsible for delayed submission or remitting of payment.
iii. Under no circumstances, a candidate should share/mention e-mail ID or Mobile Number with any other person.
In case a candidate does not have a valid personal e-mail ID, they should create a new e-mail ID before applying on-line and must maintain that email account.
iv. No modification in fee payment through on-line mode is permitted.
v. Candidates should carefully fill in the details in the On-Line Application at the appropriate places and click on the “SUBMIT” button at the end of the On-Line Application format.
Before pressing the “SUBMIT” button, candidates are advised to verify each and every particular filled in their application.
The name of the candidate or his /her father/husband’s name etc. should be recorded correctly in the application as it appears in the certificates. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature.
Last date for submission of Application : 21.08.2023
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