Canara Bank is an Indian state-owned bank headquartered in Bangalore, in Karnataka. It was established at Mangalore in 1906, making it one of the oldest banks in the country. The government nationalized the bank in 1969. As of November 2015, the bank had a network of 5784 branches and more than 9153 ATMs spread across India. The bank also has offices abroad in London, Hong Kong, Moscow, Shanghai, Doha, Dubai, and New York. Canara Bank partnered with UNEP to initiate a solar loan program. It was a four-year $7.6 million effort, launched in April 2003, to help accelerate the market for financing solar home systems in southern India. Canara Bank had a major IT initiative to network all branches and move them to a single software platform. Canara Bank chose Flexcube from Oracle Financial Services Software as the application. The Bank entered into an agreement with IBM for rolling out flexcube to over 1000 branches as part of Phase I. This phase has just been concluded, with Karaikudi Branch in Tamil Nadu being the 1000th branch to go live. Over 22 Million customers are benefiting from this initiative. Now, all the branches of Canara Bank are live on core banking application Flexcube. Canara Bank sponsors two regional rural banks (RRB) :
- Kerala Gramin Bank – is the largest RRB in India. Its headquarters are at Malappuram and it operates in all districts in Kerala. It was established in 1976 as a Scheduled Commercial Bank.
- Pragathi Krishna Gramin Bank has its headquarters at Bellary, Karnataka, and has 645 branches spread over eleven districts.
OFFICIAL SITE :–
The Official Site of Canara Bank is www.canarabank.com. All the information related to bank can be obtained by logging on to this site.
LATEST RECRUITMENT NEWS FROM CANARA BANK :–
Canara Bank has released an Employment Notification (CB / RP / 3 /2015) for “Recruitment of Specialist Officers in Junior Management Grade Scale-I [No. of Posts-36] & Middle Management Grade Scale-II [No. of Posts-38]”. Eligible candidates can apply online from Bank’s website for these vacancies from 22-12-2015 to 12-01-2016.
DETAILS OF CANARA BANK RECRUITMENT OF SPECIALIST OFFICERS IN JMGS-I & MMGS-II :–
Name of bank : Canara Bank
Name of Posts : Specialist Officers in Junior Management Grade Scale-I & Middle Management Grade Scale-II
Number of Posts : 74
Details of Posts :
- Technical Field Officer (Civil) (10- Vacancies)
- Technical Field Officer (Electrical) (14- Vacancies)
- Technical Field Officer (Mechanical) (06- Vacancies)
- System Administrator (17- Vacancies)
- Network Administrator (06- Vacancies)
- Data Base Administrator (19- Vacancies)
- Economist (02- Vacancies)
Important Dates :
Starting Date to Apply Online : 22-12-2015.
Closing Date to Apply Online : 12-01-2016.
Payment of Application Fee/ Intimation Charges : From 22-12-2015 to 12-01-2016.
Age Limit : Candidates age should be between 21-30 for S.No-01 to 04, 21-35 years for S.No-05 to 07 as on 01-11-2015. Age relaxation will be applicable 5 years for SC/ ST candidates and 3 years for OBC candidates.
Educational Qualification : Candidates should possess B.E./ B.Tech Degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Civil or Construction Technology & Management, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Electronics & Communication Engineering or MCA with minimum 60% or equivalent grade in 4 years for S.No-01 to 06, Post Graduation Degree in Economics with Econometrics/ Statistics as electives from a recognized University for S.No-07.
Computer Literacy : Operating & working knowledge in computer systems shall be an essential qualification, which a candidate must either possess or acquire within 6 months from the date of joining the Bank.
Hindi Knowledge : The candidates shall acquire working knowledge of Hindi, if not possessed already, before completion of probationary period.
Salary & Emoluments :
JMGS-I : Rs.23700 – 980/7 – 30560 – 1145/2 – 32850 – 1310/7 – 42020 (As per Revised scales).
MMGS-II : Rs. 31705 -1145/1 – 32850 – 1310/10 – 45950 (As per Revised scales).
Note : Dearness Allowance, HRA, CCA, Medical Aid, Reimbursement of Hospitalization expenses, Leave Fare Concession etc. and Perquisites like Conveyance, Quarters, Furniture etc., depending on the place of posting shall be available as per rules.
Application Fee : Candidates should have to pay Rs. 600/- for all others (Rs. 100/- [Intimation charges only] for SC/ ST candidates) through online.
Selection Process : The selection shall be by way of Short-listing/Test + Group Discussion + Interview basing on the applications received for individual posts. (The On-line Test, GD and Interview will be held at identified centers. The centre & address of the venue, time & date for Test / Group Discussion and Interview will be informed to the shortlisted candidates through e-mail and candidates have to attend for the same at their own cost. Candidates are advised to check Bank’s website for details and updates of this project.)
Identity Verification :
While appearing for the Test / GD / Interview, the candidate should produce original and a copy of the photo identity such as PAN Card / Passport / Driving License / Voters Card / Bank Pass Book with Photograph / Photo embossed Credit Card / Aadhaar Card for verification. If the identity of the candidate is in doubt, the candidate will not be allowed for Test /GD / Interview.
HOW TO APPLY :–
1. Log on to www.canarabank.com.
2. Before applying online candidates must have a valid email ID
3. Click on “Recruitment”.
4. Click on Careers–> Recruitment know more and Click on the link “Recruitment Project-3/2015″
4. Select the appropriate post and Click on “Apply Online”.
5. Fill all the details and submit the form.
6. Now take print out of application form for future use.