PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022: Notification, Apply Online, Exam Date

PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022: Notification, Apply Online, Exam Date

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Jan 12, 2022
Get the direct link to apply online for the PSSSB Steno Typist 2022 recruitment for 334 vacancies. Check application process, fee, vacancy, selection process, salary & latest updates.
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PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022 Notification has been released for 334 vacancies of Steno Typist and Junior Scale Stenographers. Candidates can get the direct link to apply online for the PSSSB Steno exam from 6th January to 5th February 2022. The selection is to be done through a shorthand skill test.

The salary will be in level 3 & level 5 for Steno Typist and Jr. Scale Stenographer respectively. Read this post to get the latest information for the PSSSB Steno Typist recruitment such as exam date, application link, selection process, salary & more!

Important Dates
Apply Online  -Jan 6, 2022- Feb 5, 2022

PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022 Notification

PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022: PSSSB has released a recruitment notification for the post of PSSSB Steno Typist and Junior Scale Stenographer. Candidates who have passed their graduation in any discipline are eligible to apply online for the PSSSB Steno Typist 2022 Recruitment from 6 January to 5 February 2022. Further, the candidates must have studied Punjabi language in matriculation as well. A total of 334 vacancies have been released by the Board for the post of Steno and Junior Steno posts on its official website which is sssb.punjab.

The selection of the candidates shall be done on through a shorthand skill test only. The exam date for the PSSSB Steno recruitment is not yet announced. We will update the exam date/skill date once it is notified officially. You can download the PSSSB Steno notification PDF by clicking on the link that is given below. 

Download PSSSB Steno Notification PDF 2022

Read this post to gather the latest and updated information about the PSSSB Steno-Typist recruitment such as exam date, vacancy, selection process,  syllabus, eligibility criteria, salary, and more. 

PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022 Latest Updates

PSSSB has released a recruitment notification for the post of Steno-Typist and Jr. Scale Stenographer. Candidates can apply online for 334 vacancies from 6th January to 5th February 2022The apply online link for the PSSSB Steno 2022 recruitment is given below. 

Apply Online for PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022

Latest Updates: 

  • 6 January 2022: Apply online link active for PSSSB Steno Typist and Jr. Scale Stenographer

PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022 Highlights

PSSSB Steno Typist 2022 Recruitment

Exam Conducting Body

Subordinate Services Selection Board Punjab (SSSB Punjab) 

Name of the Exam

PSSSB Steno Typist Exam

Post

  • Steno Typist 
  • Junior Scale Stenographer

Vacancy

334

PSSSB Steno 2022 application date

6 January 2022 to 5 February 2022

Salary

  • For Steno Typist: Level 3
  • For Jr. Scale Stenographer: Level 5

Advt. No.

01/2022

Official Website

www.sssb.punjab.gov.in 

PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022 Important Dates

You can check the important dates for the PSSSC Steno Recruitment in the table that is given below. 

PSSSB Steno Typist Exam Events

Dates

Starting for online applications

6 January 2022

Last date to apply online for PSSSB Steno Typist 

5 February 2022

Last Date to pay application fee

8 February 2022

PSSSB Steno Exam Date

To be announced

PSSSB Steno Admit Card release date

To be announced

PSSSB Steno Typist Result Date 

To be announced

PSSSB Steno Vacancy 2022 (Typist)

PSSSB has announced a total of 334 vacancies for the posts of Steno-Typist and Junior Scale Steno-typist. You can check the category wise vacancy distribution in the table that is given below. 

Category

Steno Typist

Junior Scale Steno Typist

General

120

11

SC

71

04

Backward Class

25

01

ESM General

30

02

ESM (SC)

09

ESM (BC)

04

Sports General

11

Sports (SC)

02

01

Physical Handicapped

18

01

Freedom fighter

02

01

Economically Weaker Section (EWS)

20

01

Total 

312

22

PSSSB Steno Salary for Steno Typist & Jr. Scale Stenographer

The PSSSB Steno Salary is given below for the following posts. The selected candidates shall be given a salary as per the 7th pay commission. 

Post

Pay Scale

Level

PSSSB Steno Typist

Pay Scale/Pay Matrix of Rs.21, 700 as per 7th Pay Commission 

3

PSSSB Junior Scale Steno Typist

Pay Scale/Pay Matrix of Rs.29,200 as per 7th Pay Commission 

5

PSSSB Steno Eligibility Criteria 2022

The eligibility criteria for the PSSSB Steno Typist and Junior Scale Stenographer is given below. You must fulfil the educational qualification and age limit to be able to apply for the exam. 

PSSSB Steno Educational Qualification

  • You must be a Graduate in any discipline from a recognised university. 
  • You should have at least 120 hours course and working experience in the use of the computer or IT in office productivity applications or desktop publishing applications from a recognised university or a reputed institute. 
  • You must have a certificate in ‘O’ Level from the Department of DOEACC.
  • You must have passed matriculation with Punjabi as one of the subjects or its equivalent level.

Age Limit for PSSSB Steno Typist Exam

The age limit for the PSSSB Steno-Typist recruitment 2022 exam is 18 years to 37 years as on 1.1.2022. Age relaxation is applicable to candidates who are residents of Punjab only as per govt. rules. 

PSSSB Steno Typist Selection Process

The PSSSB Steno 2022 selection process will involve a Punjabi stenographer dictation test for the post of PSSSB Steno Typist and PSSSB Jr. Scale Stenographer. 

You must note that 8% mistake in the shorthand skill test is forgivable. 

Post

Speed of dictation 

Total words

Steno Typist

80 words per minute

400 words 

Junior Scale Stenographer

100 words per minute 

500 words

Thus, the selection of the candidates shall be done on the basis of their performance in the skill test only. We have provided the following template as a reference for you. 

psssb steno selection process

Process to Resolve Tie in PSSSB Steno Exam 2022

In case two or more candidates score the same marks in the shorthand skill test of the PSSSB Steno Typist 2022 exam, then the merit list will be decided on the following factors: 

  • The date of birth of candidates with equal marks in this regard will be considered and the merit of the older candidate will be considered. 
  • If there is equality in age, the merit of the candidate will be considered on the basis of the percentage of educational qualification 

If the dispute is not resolved even after considering the two factors mentioned above, then the candidates who get higher marks in Class 10 shall be considered for further selection.

Contact Details for PSSSB Steno Recruitment 2022

The candidates who face any difficulty while applying for this recruitment may contact the following during the working hours only. 

Particulars

Details

Email ID

helpsssb2201@gmail.com

Contact Number

0172-2298083 

PSSSB Steno Admit Card 2022

All the candidates who will apply successfully for the PSSSB Steno Typist 2022 recruitment will be issued admit card to appear for the examination. The PSSSB Steno Typist admit card 2022 shall be made available on the official website of PSSSB. 

The direct link to download PSSSB Steno Typist hall ticket link will be updated here once it is made available on the website.

PSSSB Steno Result 2022

After the completion of the shorthand skill test, PSSSB will release the PSSSB Steno 2022 result of the candidates who have qualified the skill test. Such candidates will be called to appear for the document verification process.

PSSSB Steno Exam FAQs

  • Candidates can apply for the PSSSB Steno recruitment 2022 till 5th February 2022. 

  • There are a total of 334 vacancies for the post of PSSSB Steno recruitment. 

  • The age limit for the PSSSB Steno-Typist recruitment 2022 exam is 18 years to 37 years as on 1.1.2022.

  • The selection of the candidates for the PSSSB Steno recruitment is through a shorthand skill test. 

  • The salary for the PSSSB Steno Typist is in the Pay Scale of Rs. 21, 700 for Steno and in the Pay Scale of Rs.29,200 for Junior Scale Steno Typist as per the 7th pay commission.

  • Yes, candidates from other states can apply for PSSSB Steno Typist recruitment only if they have studied Punjabi in Class 10th. 

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