Election Commission of India Recruitment 2017-18

Election Commission of India vacancies 2017

Election Commission of India Recruitment 2017: Job Openings in Election Commission of India (ECI). Interested candidates can apply for ECI India vacancies 2017 now. There are currently 15 Vacant positions available in ECI Recruitment 2017.  The vacancies are for Media Support Executive and Director vacancies. Candidates can submit your duly filled ECI applications forms before 22nd November 2017 to the postal address provided below. Various details like Required elligibility for above mentioned vacancies, Personnel Selection process, pay scale,  and related details are mentioned below in this article. Know more about vacancies in ECI India @ www.eci.nic.in.

Election Commission of India Recruitment 2017-18

Name of the Organization Election Commission of India (ECI)
Post Name 15
Total vacancies  Media Support Executive and Director vacancies
Apply Mode Offline
Starting date to apply   06-11-2017
Closing date to apply  22 -11-2017
Job Category Central Government vacancies
Location of the Job Location   New Delhi
official website of the organisation  www.eci.nic.in

 ECI Recruitment 2017 18   Apply Offline 15 Director, Media Support Executive vacancies @ eci.nic.inElection Commission of India vacancies 2017 Details

Sl.No Name of the Post No of Vacancy
 1.  Media Support Executive  01
 2.  Assistant Director 09
 3.  Joint Director 01
 4.  Deputy Director 02
 5.  Director 02
 Total  15

Required elligibility for above mentioned vacancies for ECI Notification 2017

Appearing candidates for Election Commission of India Recruitment 2017 Notification has to meet below provided eligibility conditions,

Required Education:

  • Candidates must have passed Graduation Post Graduation or Post Graduation Diploma in relevant discipline with minimum marks from the recognized institute.

Refer Official Notification given below for post wise qualification details.

Age Limit:

Personnel Selection Process:

  • Written Examination/Interview.

Pay Scale:

  • Media Support Executive: Rs.50,000/-.

Kindly refer official notification provided below for for further details, Please visit.

Application Fee:

  • Refer Official Notification.

Procedure To apply for These vacancies for Election Commission of India Recruitment 2017

  1. Candidates can visit official site of election commission of India @ www.eci.nic.in
  2. On the home page, search for the desired notification.
  3. Read the notification carefully.
  4. Download the application form.
  5. Fill all the necessary details.
  6. Paste photograph and attach updated CV and necessary documents.
  7. Submit the application form to the postal address provided below.

Postal Address:


Nirvachan Sadan, Ashoka Road, New Delhi-110001.

Important Links:

For Media Support Executive – Click Here for Official Advertisement

For Directors – Click Here for Official Notification

Other Links to Consider:

About Election Commission of India

The Election Commission of India is an autonomous constitutional authority responsible for administering election processes in India. The body administers elections to the Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, State Legislative Assemblies in India, and the offices of the President and Vice President in the country. The Election Commission operates under the authority of Constitution per Article 324 and subsequently enacted Representation of the People Act. The Commission has the powers under the Constitution, to act in an appropriate manner when the enacted laws make insufficient provisions to deal with a given situation in the conduct of an election.

Being a constitutional authority, Election Commission is amongst the few institutions which function with both autonomy and freedom, along with the country’s higher judiciary and lately the UPSC. In the year 1950, the Election commission had only a Chief Election Commissioner. On 16 October 1989, two additional Commissioners appointed to the commission for the first time,  but they had a very short tenure, ending on 1 January 1990. The Election Commissioner Amendment Act, 1989 made the Commission a multi-member body. The decisions being made by a majority vote concept of a 3-member since Commission has been in operation.

Know more about Election Commission of India

The Chief Election Commissioner and the two Election Commissioners who are usually retired IAS officers draw salaries and allowances at par with those of the Judges of the Supreme Court of India as per the Chief Election Commissioner and other Election Commissioners (Conditions of Service) Rules, 1992. The Secretariat serves the Election Commission which is located in New Delhi.The Election Commissioners are assisted by Deputy Election Commissioners, who are generally IAS officers. They are further assisted by Directors General, Principal Secretaries, and Secretaries and Under Secretaries.

At the state level, the Election Commission of India is assisted by the Chief Electoral Officer of the State, who is an IAS officer of Principal Secretary rank. At the district and constituency levels, the District Magistrates in their capacity as Electoral Registration Officers, District Election Officers, and Returning Officers perform election work.The Election Commission had tried to bring improvements in election procedures by the introduction of Electronic voting machines or EVMs. It was thought that these would reduce malpractices and improve efficiency. It was first tried out on an experimental basis in the state of Kerala for the 1982 Legislative Assembly Elections.

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