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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||Graduation & Above|
As on 27.03.2023
|1. Bachelor Degree in Textile Design or Fine Arts with Textile Designs as a subject from a recognized University or Institute, and |
2. 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
1. Three years Diploma in Fine Arts with textile designs as a subject from a recognized University or Institute; and
2. Three 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
|Subject||Bachelor Degree in Textile Design or Fine Arts|
|Vacancy||1 ( 1 -UR )|
( 0 -Ex-Serviceman, 0 -OH, 0 -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||Dimapur (Nagaland)|
|Job Requirement / Duties of the Post||To prepare appropritate motifs and color combinations as well as layouts of designs on paper and in|
fabric manually and also to prepare computer aided textile designs.
2. To collect samples and designs from various handlooms and craft centers museum and other sources
|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 (Graduation & Above)
General Intelligence:It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/ pattern – folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern – folding and completion, Indexing, Address matching, Date & city matching, Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/ numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other subtopics, if any.
General Awareness: Questions will be designed to test the general awareness of the environment and its application to the society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity& Scientific Research.
Quantitative Aptitude: The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio & Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, 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, 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, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.
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.