Assistant Section Officer in AFHQ Job Profile

Assistant Section Officer in AFHQ Job Profile

Assistant Section Officer in AFHQ

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Salary & Facilities provided to Assistant AFHQ:

  • Assistant AFHQ is a Group B Non Gazetted Post.
  • Grade Pay 4600 (old as per 6th CPC).
  • Level 7 (as per 7th CPC). Starting Basic Pay 44900.
  • In Hand Salary is INR 50000 to 52000 (including old HRA, DA, TA). If Modi Government ever gave HRA as per 7th CPC, in hand salary will rise to INR 56-58000. For Salary Chart – Click Here
  • Canteen Card. Limit for ASO: Rs 8000 per month for things having MRP of less than Rs 750 and a separate limit of Rs 75000 for a year for things having a MRP of over Rs 750.

Posting of Assistant AFHQ:

  • You will be posted in Sena Bhawan, Vayu Bhavan, Naval HQ etc.
  • Delhi in 99% cases.
  • However you can go on deputation in other Regional HQs if you wish to.

Job Description/Work Profile for Assistant AFHQ:

  • Basic Noting/Drafting.
  • Very easy office work, you can take your time to complete a work.

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Career Path/Promotions for Assistant AFHQ:

  • 1st Promotion: Section Officer in 8-10 Years.
  • 2nd Promotion: Deputy Director in 5-6 Years.
  • 3rd Promotion: Joint Director in 6-7 Years.
  • 4th Promotion: Director in 5-6 Years.


  • Fixed working hours 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM.
  • Low to Moderate Workload.
  • Peace of mind for most of the time.
  • Corruption Free Job.
  • Promotion after becoming Deputy Director is very fast as per current scenario.


  • You will work with Service Officers (Brigadier, Colonel, Squadron Leader, Commodore etc). Some are kind/good while some will make your life hell.
  • Direct Recruitment at SO level through UPSC made promotions slower. Generally take 8-10 years to become SO from ASO.
  • Gadgets such as Smartphones, Storage Devices(Pen drives, Memory Card, CDs) are not allowed in some departments. Though a basic mobile without camera is allowed.
  • No adventure. Boring Job.
  • No Power at any level.

Assistant Section Officer in AFHQ Cut Offs:

2014No Vacancies

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  2. Assistant Section Officer in CSS
  3. Income Tax Inspector
  4. Central Excise Inspector
  5. Assistant Audit Officer
  6. Preventive Officer
  7. Tax Assistant in CBDT

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Comments (5)

  • VIJAY Reply

    Does ever one gets accommodation ? Where are the quarters located i mean inside cantt at any other place ?

    June 12, 2017 at 9:17 pm
    • ssckart Reply

      Yeah, it takes 5-6 years to get a Quarter.
      Quarters are located in Dwarka, Pushp Vihar, Faridabad etc.

      June 17, 2017 at 2:47 pm
  • anindya Reply

    how can they (brigadier colonel commodore) can make the civil officers life hell!! i mean in what terms !!!!

    July 5, 2017 at 3:51 pm
  • Nitu Reply

    How much time does it take to get posted from the day of result ??

    August 9, 2017 at 5:03 pm
  • Ravinder Pal Reply

    Dear Sir,

    Please confirm whether AFHQ post has 5 days working or 6 days working.

    August 18, 2017 at 11:03 am

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