CSC encourages public to take civil service exam-A A +A
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- The Civil Service Commission (CSC) Regional Office 3 invites Central Luzon residents to take the second Career Service Professional and Subprofessional Paper and Pencil Tests of 2014 that is scheduled on October 26.
“Exams are open to all Filipino citizens aged 18 years old and above who are of good moral character; have not been convicted by final judgment of an offense or crime involving moral turpitude or disgraceful or immoral conduct, dishonesty, examination irregularity, drunkenness or addiction to drugs; have not been dishonorably discharged from military service or dismissed for cause from any civilian positions in the government and have not taken the same level of CSC examination in less than three months,” CSC Regional Director Myrna Macatangay said.
“Passers of the Bar exams and Professional Regulation Commission-administered tests as well as those who graduated with honors need not apply as they are granted with automatic eligibility,” Macatangay stressed.
The examinations shall consist of the following subject areas: A) For Professional (In English and Filipino) – vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, analogy, logic and numerical reasoning; B) For Subprofessional (In English and Filipino)- vocabulary, grammar and correct usage, paragraph organization, reading comprehension, spelling, clerical operations and numerical reasoning.
There will likewise be a General Information test for both professional and subprofessional which covers the following areas: a) Philippine Constitution, b) The Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees (R.A.6713), c) Peace and Human Rights Issues and Concepts, and d) Environment Management and Protection.
Exams will simultaneously be conducted in over 50 venues across the archipelago including the cities of San Fernando in Pampanga, Cabanatuan in Nueva Ecija, Malolos in Bulacan and Olongapo.
An applicant must obtain a passing grade of at least 80 percent in order to earn eligibility that is the key for a stable job in the government.
The requirements, as well as the application form, may be downloaded from the commission’s official website- www.csc.gov.ph.
For more inquiries, please call the CSC regional office in the following numbers: (045) 455-3241 and 455-3242 or visit their provincial offices.
Deadline for the submission of application is on September 11. (CLJD/RBRP-PIA 3)
Published in the Sun.Star Pampanga newspaper on May 29, 2014.