BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF INDIA ALL INDIA RADIO::THIRUVANANTHAPURAM SPECIAL RECRUITMENT DRIVE FOR OBC Applications are invited by Station Director, All India Radio Thiruvananthapuram, Kozhikode and Assistant Station Director, Commercial Broadcasting Services, All India Radio, Thiruvananthapuram for the post of Programme Announcer Grade-IV (Malayalam) (Reserved for OBC only) (3 Posts) in Kerala Zone. 1. All India Radio, Kozhikode 2. All India Radio, Trivandrum 3. Commercial Broadcasting Services, All India Radio, Trivandrum - 01 Post - 01 Post - 01 post

Age limit as per Recruitment rule: Between 18 & 35 years as on 31.07.2010. Relaxation in upper age limit is available to OBC candidate by 3 years and PH-OBC candidate by 10 years. Categories of Disabled suitable candidates for jobs are OA, OL, OAL, LV. Education & other qualification required for the post: Essential:

1. A degree from a recognized University. Candidates possessing higher
qualifications would be preferred. 2. Voice suited to broadcasting with good pronunciation and accent. 3. Knowledge of the Malayalam language and literature. 4. Acquaintance with Music and Drama 5. Acquaintance with National & International Affairs. Desirable: Knowledge of one other language and Devanagari Script.

Job Requirements:

1. To write announcements and broadcast them and to play back recordings of
Music & other programmes while announcing them.

2. To write presentation scripts for special programmes of music including the
selection of records etc.

3. To reply to listeners letters. 4. To fill in the fault reports, lo books etc. for the transmission in which they
are on duty.

5. To take part occasionally in features, plays, special audience programmes

6. Occasionally to read scripts, commentaries, short stories etc. written by staff
or outsiders to help and present programmes for special audiences. 7. Compering of various categories of Programmes. 8. To maintain registers and Index relating to the special programme activity.

The candidates will have to appear for Written Test. it is noticed that he/she has willfully suppressed any relevant information. 1. Certificate of Caste issued by Revenue authorities only. Thiruvananthapuram / Kozhikode. Classification: The appointment will be governed by the terms conditions as applicable to Prasar Bharati Employees. Persons already in Government service should route their applications 2.07. Applications should be addressed to the respective Station Directors of All India Radio. All India Radio. Applications received after 31.2010 will not be entertained. Caste etc.4200/. as the case may be. qualifications. If at any time before or after the selection of a candidate. Thiruvananthapuram.07. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidate. 5. failing which the application will not be considered.25/. will be accepted) are invited by the Station Director. The envelope should be superscribed with Special Drive for Recruitment of Announcers (OBC)-2010 in Kerala Zone. Voice Test and Interview at All India Radio. All India Radio. The last date for the receipt of applications: Applications.2010. All India Radio or CBS. with supporting documents and fee (only attested copies to be sent.(Rupees Twenty five only) in the form of Demand Draft/Indian Postal Order drawn in the name of Prasar Bharati (BCI). For Station Director. Thiruvananthapuram / Kozhikode & Commercial Broadcasting Services.100/. on plain paper (as per format given) with complete information regarding age. All India Radio as the came may be payable at Thiruvananthapuram / Kozhikode should be sent along with the application. 4.Scale of Pay: Rs. 7.Plus other allowances as admissible from time to time. 3. through proper channel. for verification. Fee: An application fee of Rs. so as to reach him latest by 31. . 6. Candidates are required to produce original caste certificate at the Exam Centre. his/her candidature is liable to be cancelled.(Rupees One hundred only) (nonrefundable) [for Physically Handicapped candidate Rs.. The selected candidates are liable to be transferred to any stations of All India Radio.9300-34800 +Grade Pay Rs.

if any. and date of DD/IPO) Details of relatives. employed in AIR/TV Centre or other media units of Ministry of Information & Broadcasting If already employed in Govt. of which attested copies have been attached by me with application form. ii) The original documents. if any Details of fee remitted ( No. are in my possession and same will be produced on demand. . 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 Name of the candidate (In block letters) Father’s Name Mother’s Name Date of Birth (Please attach attested copy) Gender Nationality Address Educational Qualification (Please attach attested copy) Caste/Sub Caste (please attach documentary proof) Name of AIR Station to which applied for Proficiency in Malayalam Details of broadcast in All India Radio and public performances. give details Female / Male Declaration i) I certify that all statements made in this application from are true. or SemiGovernment. Signature of Applicant. complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.APPLICATION FORMAT Application for the post of Announcer Grade-IV (reserved for OBC) – 2010 in AIR Affix Passport size photograph.