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SSC has announced the recruitment of various textile-related jobs through its ADVERTISEMENT NO. Phase-XI/2023/Selection Posts. The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts recruitment for various posts in the textile industry such as Technical Superintendent, and Textile Designer etc. The recruitment process for SSC textile usually involves a written examination, followed by an interview and/or skill test. The eligibility criteria for SSC textile recruitment vary depending on the specific post and the level of the position. Generally, candidates must have a degree or diploma in textiles, engineering, or a related field from a recognized university or institution. Additionally, candidates must meet the age limit and nationality requirements as specified in the recruitment notification. The application process for SSC textile recruitment is online, and interested candidates can fill out the application form on the official SSC website. The application fee also needs to be paid online.
|Post Name||Textile Designer|
|Educational Qualification Level||Higher Secondary (10+2)|
As on 27.03.2023
|(i) Bachelor’s Degree in Textile Design or Fine Arts with Textile Designs as a subject from a recognized University or Institute; (ii) Two years experience as a designer in the field of textile designing with appropriate motifs and colour combination as well as lay-out of designs on paper and fabrics in a handloom establishment or in a dye house. OR (i) Three years Diploma in Fine Arts with textile designs as a subject from a recognised University/Institution (ii) 3 years experience as a designer in the field or textile designing with appropriate motifs and colour combination as well as lay-out of designs on paper and fabrics in a handloom establishment or a dye house.|
|Subject||Textile Design or Fine Arts with Textile Designs as a subject|
|Vacancy||1 ( 1 -UR )|
( 0 -Ex-Serviceman, 0 -OH, 1 -HH, 0 -VH, 0 -Others )
|Age Limit( in years)|
As on 01.01.2023
|Classification||Group B (Non Gazetted)|
|Department Name||O/O THE DEVELOPMENT COMMISSIONER FOR HANDLOOMS, WEAVERS SERVICE CENTRE|
|Grade Pay (Pre-revised) / Pay Level Matrix||Level-6 (35400-112400 Pay Level 6 Salary)|
|Skill Test Required||No|
|Initial Place of Posting||Posting at any Weavers Service Centre under West Zone|
|Job Requirement / Duties of the Post||i) To prepare appropriate motifs/designs in different colour combinations as well as layouts of design on paper and in fabrics. ii) To collects samples and designs from various handlooms and craft centres, Museums and other sources. iii) To develop design on textile CAD system. iv) To impart training to the trainees. v) To assists in the implementation of various schemes.|
|Application FEE||Rs. 100/-|
|Dates for submission of online applications||06.03.2023 to 27.03.2023|
|Last date and time for receipt of online applications||27.03.2023 (up to 23:00)|
|Last date and time for making online fee payment||28.03.2023 (23:00)|
|Last date and time for generation of offline Challan||28.03.2023 (23:00)|
|Last date for payment through Challan (during|
working hours of Bank)
|Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’|
including online payment.
|03.04.2023 to 05.04.2023 (23:00)|
|Dates of Computer Based Examination||June-July 2023 (tentatively)|
How to Apply ?
- Read the ADVERTISEMENT NO. Phase-XI/2023/Selection Posts recruitment notification carefully.
- Go to SSC Online Application Portal and fill the online application form.
- Pay the fees and keep one copy of the online application printout.
|Part||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
(Basic Arithmetic Skill)
There will be negative marking of 0.50 marks for each wrong answer.
Exam Syllabus (Higher Secondary (10+2))
General Intelligence: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test will include questions on Semantic Analogy, Symbolic operations, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Trends, Figural Analogy, Space Orientation ,Semantic Classification, Venn Diagrams, Symbolic/Number Classification, Drawing inferences, Figural Classification, Punched hole/pattern-folding & unfolding, Semantic Series, Figural Pattern – folding and completion, Number Series, Embedded figures, Figural Series, Critical Thinking, Problem Solving, Emotional Intelligence, Word Building, Social Intelligence, Coding and de-coding, Other sub-topics, if any Numerical operations.
General Awareness: Questions are designed to test the candidate’s general awareness of the environment and its application to the society. Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General polity and scientific research.
Quantitative Aptitude: Arithmetic, Number Systems, Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers Fundamental arithmetical operations: Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time and work. Algebra: Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations. Geometry: Familiarity with elementary geometric figures and facts: Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles. Mensuration: Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square, Base Trigonometry: Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Complementary angles, Height and distances (simple problems only) Standard Identities etc., Statistical Charts: Use of Tables and Graphs, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Piechart.
English Language: Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/ Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/ Detecting Mis-spelt words, Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs, Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration, Shuffling of Sentence parts, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage.
Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.
Frequently Asked Questions | FAQs
What does a textile designer do?
A textile designer is a professional who creates and designs fabrics and textiles for use in a wide range of products, including clothing, home furnishings, and accessories. Textile designers use their creative skills to develop designs that are not only aesthetically pleasing but also functional and appropriate for their intended use.
The job of a textile designer typically involves the following tasks:
Research and Development: The designer spends time researching current trends and new materials to stay up to date on the latest developments in the textile industry.
Designing: They create designs using a variety of techniques, such as sketching, painting, or computer-aided design software. They may also experiment with different colors, patterns, and textures to create unique and original designs.
Prototyping and Sampling: Once the designs are finalized, the textile designer may create samples or prototypes to test the design’s feasibility and suitability for different applications.
Collaboration: The designer often works closely with other professionals, such as product developers, manufacturers, and marketers, to ensure that the final product meets the intended purpose and customer needs.
Overall, textile designers use their creativity and technical skills to develop textiles that are both beautiful and functional, making a significant contribution to the fashion and interior design industries.
What does the ministry of Textiles do?
The Ministry of Textiles is a government body responsible for formulating and implementing policies and programs related to the development of the textile industry in India. The ministry is responsible for the promotion, development, and regulation of the textile industry, which includes all aspects of the value chain, from raw materials to finished products.
I am final year student, can I apply for this post ?
NO, the applicant should have completed his / her educational qualification as on 27.03.2023.