Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli Recruitment 2017

Ordnance Factory, Tiruchirappalli invites applications for the post of 43 Lower Division Clerk, Durwan & MTS Vacancies . Apply before 21 Days From Date of Publication .Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli (OFT) also called Ordnance Factory Trichy is a defence company based in Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, functioning under the Ordnance Factories Board of the Ministry of Defence, Government of India. The company is headed only by an IOFS officer called General Manager (ex officio Additional Secretary to Government of India) who is the Chief Executive Officer, responsible for the overall management of the company, and is the main judicial authority.OFT is the largest small arms manufacturing company of India and has the most varied range.

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Job Location : Tiruchirappalli (Tamilnadu)


Job Details :

  • Post Name : Lower Division Clerk
  • No. of Vacancy : 12 Posts
  • Pay Scale : Rs.5200-20200/-
  • Grade Pay : Rs.1900/-
  • Post Name : Durwan
  • No. of Vacancy : 16 Posts
  • Pay Scale : Rs.5200-20200
  • Grade Pay : Rs.1800/-
  • Post Name : MTS
  • No. of Vacancy : 15 Posts
  • Pay Scale : 5200-20200
  • Grade Pay : Rs.1800/-

Eligibility Criteria for Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli Recruitment


  • Educational Qualification :
  • For Lower Division Clerk : Passed 12th Class or Equivalent from a recognized Board or University.
  • For Durwan : Must Passes Matriculation  certificate from a recognized school.
  • For MTS : Matriculation pass from a recognized Board or university or Equivalent.

Age Limit :

  • For Lower Division Clerk : 18 to 27 Years
  • For Durwan : 20 to 27 Years
  • For MTS : 18 to 25 Years

Age Relaxation :

  • SC-ST Candidates : 5 Years
  • OBC Candidates : 3 Years

Application Fee : Candidate have to pay Rs.50/- through debit/credit card or net banking.


How to Apply Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli Vacancy: Interested Candidates may apply Online through the Ordnance Factory Tiruchirapalli on or before 21 Days From Date of Publication .

Important Dates to Remember :

  • Closing Date For Submission Of Online Application : 21 Days From Date of Publication.

About Ordnance Factory Tiruchirapalli

Ordnance Factory Tiruchirapalli (OFT) was inaugurated by Late Smt. Indira Gandhi Prime Minister of India on 3rd July 1966 with a view to increasing the capacity of Small Arms Production, as an additional facility to the Rifle Factory, Ishapore and Small Arms Factory, Kanpur. Its production started with 9 mm Carbines in 1967, but by the middle of the 1970s it was able to produce 7.62 mm Rifles. OFT is now equipped with the most modern and sophisticated technology including Computerized Numerical Control (CNC) machines for manufacture of Weapons and Small Arms.
OFT is ISO 9001:2000 certified since 2003. OFT Laboratory is NABL accredited for Mechanical & Chemical disciplines.

Mission & Vision

OFT is dedicated to the following Mission and Vision statement of Ordnance Factory Board


Production of state-of-the-art battlefield equipment.


To equip our Armed Forces with modern  Defence and Battlefield Equipments.

To continuously modernize our production facilities.

To train and motivate personnel.

To equip ourselves with technologies through acquisition, synergy and in-house R&D.

To continuously improve quality.

To improve operational efficiency and communications by extensive use of information technology.

To achieve highest level of customer satisfaction.

To increase customer base in defence services, non-defence and export markets and establish global presence