State government had constituted the West Bengal Group-D Recruitment Board, vide notification no. 1924/ HR/ N/ G8P-153/15 dated 17th November 2015, for recruitment of around 60,000 Group-D personnel, in phases, against the vacant sanctioned posts available in the various offices of the Government of West Bengal.
The Recruitment Board had started functioning from 1st January, 2016 and has its permanent office location in Utility Building, Action Area II, New Town, Kolkata - 700161.
The Board had invited Expression of Interest from reputed and bonafide Firms/ Agencies, to assist the Board in conducting the recruitment process. Initially 13 Firms had submitted their E.O.I. Request for Proposal were sent to all these 13 Firms and ultimately seven Firms submitted their Tenders. Final selection was made by the Expert Evaluation committee based on the Quality and Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method.
The process of revision of Recruitment Rules 2009 and the framing of Examination Scheme has also been completed.
Applications will be invited from the candidates for filling up 6000 vacant posts of Group D in various offices of the State Government, in the first phase.