Dopt Seeks Suggestions to Change LDC, UDC & Assistant Names
The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has put forward a request for suggestions on a proposed name change for the posts of Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Upper Division Clerk (UDC), and Assistants. The DoPT is seeking to modernize the nomenclature of these positions to align with contemporary job titles and to better reflect the scope of responsibilities that each role entails. Therefore, the department is inviting suggestions from its employees and the public, aiming to find a more suitable and relevant title to reflect the importance of these positions in today’s society.
The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has put forward a proposal to change the names of certain posts within the Central Secretariat Clerical Service (CSCS) and the Central Secretariat Service (CSS). The posts under consideration are those of Lower Division Clerk (LDC), Upper Division Clerk (UDC), and Assistants. To gather feedback on this proposal, the DoPT is seeking suggestions from various stakeholders, including employees, unions, and associations of these services. If the proposed changes are implemented, it could have a significant impact on the job titles and responsibilities of thousands of government employees.
G.I., Dept. of Per. & Trg., O.M.F.No.21/12/2010-CS.I(P), dated the 17.08.2015
Subject: Proposal to change nomenclature of posts of CSCS/CSS
The undersigned is directed to say that this Department is considering a proposal to change nomenclature of posts of Central Secretariat Clerical Service (CSCS) and Central Secretariat Service (CSS), as under:
|S. No.||Existing Designation||Service||Proposed Designation|
|(i)||Assistant||css||Assistant Section Officer (ASO)|
|(ii)||UDC||cscs||Senior Secretariat Assistant (SSA)|
|(iii)||LDC||cscs||Junior Secretariat Assistant (JSA)|
2. All concerned may give their inputs/suggestions on the proposal latest by 18th September, 2015 at the e-mail id given below.
Under Secretary to the Government of India
The posts of LDC, UDC, and Assistant are affected.
Dopt is seeking suggestions to change the names of the posts of LDC, UDC, and Assistant.
One can give their suggestions to Dopt for changing the names of the posts through the designated channels.
There is no information available regarding when the new names will be implemented.