Applications are invited for filling up of three (03) posts of Staff Captain (Group 'A') in the Pay Matrix Level 11 (Rs. 67700-208700) (pre-revised Pay Band-3 with Grade Pay Rs 6600/-) in the Directorate General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS) cadre is required to be filled on deputation including short term contract basis. The eligibility conditions for applicants are as under:- Officers under the Central Government or State Government or Union Territories or Universities or Recognised Research Institute or Public Sector Undertakings or Semi Government or Statutory or Autonomous Organisations:- (a) (i) Holding analogous posts on regular basis in the parent cadre/department; or (ii) With five years’ service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on regular basis in the scale of Pay Matrix, Level 10 (56100-177500) with Grade pay Rs 5400/- as per 6th CPC or equivalent in the parent cadre/department; or (iii) With six years service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on regular basis in the scale of Pay Matrix, Level 8 (47600-151100) with Grade pay Rs 4800/- as per 6th CPC or equivalent in the parent cadre/department; or (iv) With seven years service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on regular basis in the scale of Pay Matrix, Level 7(44900-142400) with Grade pay Rs 4600/- as per 6th CPC or equivalent in the parent cadre/department; and (b) Possessing the following educational qualifications and experience: (i) Degree in Science with Chemistry as a subject from a recognised University; (ii) Five years experience in purchase, custody and issue of medicines and surgical stores and appliances. Note 1:- The departmental officers in the feeder category who are in direct line of promotion will not be eligible for consideration for appointment on deputation. Similarly, deputationist shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment by promotion. Period of deputation, Including Short Term Contract (ISTC) in another cadre post held immediately preceding this appointment in the same or some other organisation or department of the Central Government shall ordinarily not exceed three years. The maximum age limit for appointment by deputation (Including Short Term Contract) shall be not exceeding 56 years as on the closing date of receipt of applications) Note 2:- For the purposes of appointment on deputation (Including Short Term Contract) basis, the service rendered on a regular basis by an officer prior to 01.01.2016 (the date from which the revised pay structure based on the 7th Central Pay Commission recommendation has been extended) shall be deemed to be service rendered in the corresponding grade pay or pay scale extended based on the recommendations of the Pay Commission except where there has been merger of more than one pre-revised scale of pay into one grade with a common grade pay or pay scale, and where this benefit will extend only for the posts for which that grade pay or pay scale is the normal replacement grade without any upgradation.