Constable, Excise

Excise Constable

Constable, Customs

The tasks a Constable, Excise is expected to perform include:

Examining baggage, houses, shops, etc. for preventing smuggling or manufacture, storage and sale of illicit goods

Examining luggage of passengers in railway trains or platform, bus stations to detect illegal possession

Searching shops, godowns, houses for illegal storage of excisable goods

Guarding exits of factory and reporting cases of unauthorised or illegal traffic of goods to Excise Inspector

Checking consignments physically with relevant clearance documents when excisable goods are being removed from factories, godowns, etc.

Performing unskilled office duties e.g. carrying of dak

Skilled in examining luggage of passengers for any illicit content

Skilled in inspecting shops, factories, etc. for any smuggling related activity

Knowledge of relevant documents related to excise goods

Basic knowledge of the laws concerning excise and customs

Skilled in assisting the senior officials in case of a raid/inspection

Not Applicable






It is a field job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is necessary

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Flexible working hours

Minimum 8 hours of working required

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

This job is not considered hazardous or dangerous

One may develop occupational hazards such as stress on eyes, joint pains, back pain, etc. if not taken care of

For freshers - INR 5,200 to INR 20,200 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Market Trend of Public Administration in India

Public administration is a system through which the government carries out its business of ruling and controlling effectively. This system has been created in order to maintain a civil society and to cater to the needs of the public. Any unelected public employee who deals directly with the general public can be said to be a public administrator. They perform a wide range of functions, including managing city budgets, developing policy and legislation, implementing policies, analysing data to determine and solve public needs, ensuring security, etc. Its functions come under the spheres of public wellbeing. Maintaining public administration is the first and foremost responsibility of any government.

Of late, public administration has been introduced in Academia. The aim of educating people in public administration is to train them in democratic values such as equality, justice, security, effectiveness and order. It also prepares such human resources who can critically analyse and review public policies of the government. The modern competitive world has given rise to a huge a requirement of specialised, educated, Public Administrators because of the ongoing pressure of globalisation, information technology, and terrorism. Public administration requires high level of diplomatic skills and thorough knowledge of public issues. There are a number of jobs and career prospects for a trained and motivated Public Administrator and thus, Constable, Excise have a promising career in India in future.

Central Board of Excise and Customs

Indian Revenue Services

Cities and towns across India