SSSB Punjab Recruitment 2020 – Assistant Superintendent/ Welfare Officer/ Probation Officer Vacancies

SSSB Punjab has announced the Assistant Superintendent/ Welfare Officer/ Probation Officer Jobs in Mohali for Any Graduate and All the eligible candidates are requested to Apply online for 46 Assistant Superintendent/ Welfare Officer/ Probation Officer Posts Vacancies at


The number of vacancies and category wise vacancies to be filled on the basis of PSCSCCE-2020 is given in the table below:

Post NameNumber of Vacancies
Assistant Superintendent/ Welfare Officer/ Probation Officer (Male and Female)46


  • Start date for filling application: 16/11/2020
  • Last date for filling application: 07/12/2020
  • Last date for depositing the Application fees: 10/12/2020


A degree in Arts, Science, Agriculture and Commerce from a recognized University. In addition to this, candidates should have passed the Matriculation Examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects.


A Physical Measurement Test (PMT) Of for Male Candidates is as follows:- Height- 5 Feet 7 Inches (5 Feet 5 Inches in case of Dogras and Gurkhas) Chest- 33 Inches – Unexpanded 34.5 Inches – Expanded A Physical Measurement Test (PMT) of for female candidates is as follows:- Height-5 Feet 3 Inches


Minimum Pay admissible is 35400/-


The application fee for different categories is mentioned below:

SC/ST/EWS and Backward Class of Punjab₹ 250
Ex-Servicemen of Punjab₹ 200
General₹ 1000

Plan of Written Examination

All the aspirants are informed as under with respect to the written test to be

conducted for the recruitment of Assistant Superintendent/Welfare Officer/Probation

Officer of Prisons:-

1. Exam will be bi-lingual (English & Punjabi).

2. The Exam will be conducted in MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) format.

3. OMR sheets will be used for answering the questions.

4. The Scheme of Examination(Syllabus and Exam Pattern) is as under:

Sr. NOIndicative Contents of SyllabusWeightage (Approximate.)
1.Quantitative Ability Number Series, Profit and Loss, Calculation of Interest, Divisibility Test, Simplification Problems, Problems on Ration & Proportions, Percentage problems, problems on Interest, Time and Work problems, Time and Distance problems, problems on Area and Volume, Calender, Clocks,Trains, Problems on Age, Data Interpretation. 15 215
2.Information Technology & Cybler Laws Basics of Computers, Working of Mobile Phones and personal digital Gadgets, Wireless Technology including 3G, 4G, 5G, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, Radio Frequencies & Signal Propagation, Use of hotspots, Fundamentals of Computers and Networks, Internet and Cyber Laws, Malware, Concepts related to GPS, Geo-fencing, Fingerprinting, CDR Analysis, Understanding emails/SMS/ messengers & tracing, Use of Office Productivity Tools such as MS Word, PowerPoint, spreadsheets, Database Management.  20
3.Reasoning Ability Problems on Logical thinking, Alphanumeric Series, Coding & Decoding problems, Letter & Number Series, Blood relation puzzles, Odd Man Out problems, Analogy problems, Common Sense Test, problems on Alphabetical Arrangement of Words, Date and Calender problems, Sense of Direction problems, Ranking and Sitting arrangements.  15
4.Languages (English and Punjabi) Basic Grammar, Subject and Verb, Adjectives and Adverbs, Synonyms, Antonyms, One Word Substitution, Fill in the Blanks, Problem concerning words, Comparison of Adjectives, Articles, Prepositions, Direct and Indirect Speech, Active and Passive Voice, Correction in Sentences, gender, Singular and Plural, Idioms and their meanings, Reading comprehension, Spell Checks etc.20
5.General Knowledge/Awareness (India & Punjab) Current Affairs, History & Geography, its Physical Features, Climate, Demography of India, Its Economic and Social Development, Poverty Alleviation, Economic Planning, Etc. Economic Affaris, and Culture, knowledge related to Political and Scientific fields, Sports, Cinema and Literature etc. Important Events, Movements and Leaders of India and Punjab.20
6.Basic Law & Constitution Constitutional & Administrative law, its Features, explanation on Citizenship, Fundamental Rights & Duties of the citizens, Human Rights, Supreme Court and High Court appointments, transfer, power, functions, Apex Courts, Controller and Auditor General Public Service Commissions and other important Offices, State Executive, Union Territories, jurisdiction, emergency provision, natural justice, centre, state and local bodies, constitutional provisions of President and Council of minsters, etc.10

Physical Efficiency Test for Assistant Superintendent/Welfare Officer/Probation Officer of Prisons is as under:-

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