OFB Ordnance Factory Pay Scale/ Salary for Trade Apprentice recruitment 2020 will be given as per the Act of Apprenticeship Rules, 1992. The stipend ranges from Rs 2758 to Rs 4984 as mentioned in the Apprenticeship Rules, 1992.
The salary/stipend for the trade apprentice posts will be paid (as per the provision of sub-rule (1) of rule 11 of the Apprenticeship Rules, 1992) as per the official notification.
|During 1st year of training||70% of minimum wages of Semi-Skilled workers notified by the respective state or Union Territory|
|During 2nd year of training||80% of minimum wages of Semi-Skilled workers notified by the respective state or Union Territory|
|During 3rd year of training||90% of minimum wages of Semi-Skilled workers notified by the respective state or Union Territory|
What Official rules say:
Below is the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) trade apprentice Salary/Pay Scale mentioned in the Apprenticeship Rules, 1992.
As you can see, the salary of an Apprentice in the Ordnance Factor comes out to be in the range of Rs 2758- Rs 4984. It must be noted that Apprentices get Stipend, not salary as per the standards in other departments.
What Unofficial sources say
This information about salary comes as per the official notification, however, those who are working as Apprentice in the OFB say a different story. According to the sources, here is the actual salary Apprentice gets.
ITI – Rs 9570 approx.
1st year- Rs 7500 approx.
2nd year- Rs 8500 approx.
3rd year- Rs 9500 approx.
Watch this video for explanation and clearing your doubts:
Note- This is just what people currently working as Apprentice have told us, actual stipend may differ. Make sure to rely and take official information into consideration only.
The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) on December 31st, 2019 issued an advertisement for the recruitment on 6,060 Trade Apprentices posts including 3,808 vacancies for ITI candidates and 2,252 for non-ITI candidates. The application process for this recruitment started on January 10th and will end on February 9th, 2020 (11:59 PM).
Aspirants who wish to apply for this recruitment may do so by visiting the official website here (ofrcta56.com is the official website for OFB apprentice recruitment 2020 application form filling process.)
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