SSC CHSL-Job Profile & Career Growth

SAFALTA ACADEMICS Published by: suzan poudel Updated Fri, 14 May 2021 10:40 PM IST


Here in this article we will discuss in details the job profile and career growth of various jobs under SSC CHSL

As SSC CHSL is one of the most important government exams in the country ,it also has good career growth and other opportunities that helps in growth of a employees financial and general stature.Here in this article we will discuss in details the job profile and career growth of various jobs under SSC CHSL . Various duties and responsibilities  are  associated with the LDC/JSA/DEO posts. 

Combined Higher Secondary Level Exam popularly known as SSC CHSL is conducted every year by the Staff Selection Commission for selection of candidates  to the posts of Lower Division Clerk (LDC)/ Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA), Postal Assistant (PA)/ Sorting Assistant (SA) and Data Entry Operator (DEO) for the  various ministries and departments of the Government of India.

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  • Lower Division Clerk (LDC)  or Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO)
  • Postal / Sorting Assistants (PA/SA)
Lower Division Clerk (LDC)  or Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA):
Roles & Responsibilities
Completion of the entire clerical work along with maintaining the workflow in the Office
Registering the mails on time 
Entering updates and other data into the computer
Typing of official letters, notices, notifications and other official documents
 Prepare simple drafts and statements
To make salary slips for  the Staff
To indulge in the management of Files within  the hierarchy of the office. 
To receive documents and maintain the record of the same
  • Lower Division Clerk (LDC)  or Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA) needs at least one year of experience before getting a promotion to the post of Assistant/ Upper Division Clerk. 

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Career & Growth
Assistant / Upper Division Clerk
Divison Clerk
Section Officer

Data Entry Operator (DEO):
Roles & Responsibilities
Operating entering, maintaining, and updating of data  on a routine basis
Safeguard client data
Creation of notes and make entries and reports
 To Input Data and fetch out outputs
 Scanning and printing of important documents
Arranging  files in a way that is easily accessible to everyone.
Maintenance of the database.
Handling all computer related stuff 
  • Date Entry Operator needs to clear the departmental exams conducted by the SSC in order to get promotion.
Career & Growth
Data Entry Operator Grade B 
Data Entry Operator Grade C
Data Entry Operator Grade F (System Analyst)

Postal / Sorting Assistants (PA/SA):

Roles & Responsibilities
Maintainance of   data and disposal of emails
Returning back the  mail  to the sender if the address is incorrect. 
Handling the  queries of the  customer and providing them with a solution
 Maintaining the data of the Office.
  Regulating the Intra-city transmission of mail between mail offices and post offices
Handling all computer related stuff  if any
  •  Postal Assistant/Sorting Assistant  needs  to have at least 5 years of experience and must clear the Postmaster Grade I exam to get a promotion. 
Career & Growth
Supervisor - Lower Section Grade
Senior Supervisor - Higher Selection Grade II
Chief Supervisor - Higher Selection Grade III 

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