INDIAN ORDNANCE & FACTORIES SERVICES (IOFS)

INDIAN ORDNANCE & FACTORIES SERVICES AND INDIAN CIVIL ACCOUNTS SERVICES:

The Indian Ordnance And Factories Services (IOFS) - IOFS officers will be  required to serve mostly where ordnance factories (i.e. factories that make equipment including sleeping bags and tents, for the defence services) are located e.g. Jabalpur. During the first 10 years in the Service, they could even be asked to serve for up to 4 years, as a Commissioned Officer in the Armed Forces. The promotions up to the Senior Administrative Grade are Standard Central Service Promotion. In the Additional Secretaries Grade they would most probably be made a General Manager. After that, there is a scale which begin at the AS level. In this scale are the Members of the OFS (Ordinance Factories Board) / the Additional DGOF ( Director General Ordinance Factories ). The head of the service is the chairman of the OFB/DGOF, who has the same fixed salary as the Secretaries.