Kerala Fire Station Officer Recruitment Examination

Kerala Public Service Commission announced a statewide direct general recruitment for the Station Officer( Trainee) post in the Kerala Fire and Rescue Services department. The Scale of Pay of a Fire Station Officer is 30700-65400 Indian Rupees per month.

The selected officers must undergo training in the State Fire Service Training School or National Fire Service College Nagpur. The minimum educational requirement to apply for Fire Station Officer in Kerala is a degree in Science from a recognized university (preferably in Chemistry).

Those who have a good record in Sports and Games will get preference. The age limit to apply for Fire Station Officer(Trainee ) by General category candidates is 20-31 years. Usual upper-age relaxation is allowed for backward communities.

You can find all the details of the Fire Station Officer Recruitment, such as exam date, physical efficiency test, the last date to apply, and reported vacancies below.

Category Number Gazette Notification Date Last Date to Apply Date of written test Date of Physical Efficiency test
93/202015/09/2020 21/10/2020- -
068/201712-May-2017 14-June-2017June/July 2017 February/March 2018

The Complete Selection Process

The selection process for a Firestation Officer includes three stages.

  1. Graduate-level Prelims Written Test

  2. Graduate-level Mains Written Test

  3. Physical Efficiency Test

The Minimum Qualification to Become a Firestation Officer

Let us check the minimum qualifications to apply for this vacancy.

  1. Educational Qualification

    The candidate must have a Graduation in Science from a recognized University( preferably in Chemistry).

  2. Age Limit

    20-31 for general category candidates.

  3. Physical Qualifications

    Kerala PSC accepts candidates who satisfy the following physical qualifications only.

    Measurement For General Category For SC/ST
    Height 165 cm 160 cm
    Weight 50 kg 48 kg
    chest 81 cm 76 cm
    Chest Expansion 5 cm 5 cm

  4. Visual Stantards
    Measurement Right eye Left Eye
    Distant Vision6/6 Snellen 6/6 Snellen
    Near Vision 0.5 Snellen 0.5 Snellen
    Field of Vision Full Full

How to Apply for Fire Station Officer?

Follow the steps below to apply for the Fire Station Officer vacancy in the Kerala Fire and Rescue Department.

  1. Log into the official Kerala PSC website using the link below.

  2. Click on Notification.

  3. Click on Statewide - Direct - General Notifications.

  4. Look for category number and click Apply.

Fire Station Officer Written Exam Syllabus

Kerala PSC will provide the written examination syllabus for the Station Officer(Trainee) in the Kerala Fire and Rescue Services department.

Candidates must prepare for the Degree level examination conducted by the Kerala PSC. It has two stages.

  1. Degree level Preliminary Examination.

  2. Degree level Mains Examination.

Fire Station Officer Previous Years Questions

GJR Institute compiles a rank file based on the previous years' questions and is the best study material for the Fire Station Officer written examination.

If you wish to become a Fire Station Officer, start your preparation with previous graduate-level prelims and mains questions.

The Latest Fire Station Officer Notification

This chart provides the latest updates on the Fire Station Officer examination by Kerala PSC. You can check the date of the written exam announced by PSC, the date of the physical efficiency test, cut-off marks of the Fire Station Officer OMR test, expected vacancies, etc.

Name of the Post Station Officer (Trainee)
DepartmentFire and Rescue Services
Category Number -
Number of Vacancies Anticipated
Scale of Pay 30700-65400 Indian Rupees
Station Officer Exam Date
Exam Center
Date of Downloading Hall-tickets
Fire Station Officer Exam Cut off Mark
Date of Publishing Rank List