MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte, March 15 (PIA) - The Civil Service Commission (CSC) announces the Career Service Examination, Pen and Paper Test (CSE-PPT) for Professional and Sub Professional levels on August 6, 2017.

  CSC said that the nationwide conduct of the CSE-PPT is a first-come, first-served basis and shall be closed anytime before the deadline if the CSC Field Office has already reached the target number of applicants.   For this examination date, Maasin City is chosen as one of the testing venues throughout the Eastern Visayas Region, together with Tacloban City and Catarman, Northern Samar.   The application period will start on April 3, 2017 until June 2, this year.   Qualifications and admission of applicants are as follows: Filipino citizen; at least 18 years old on the date of filing of application; of good moral character; has not been convicted by final judgement of an offense or crime involving moral turpitude of immoral conduct, dishonesty; has not been dishonorably discharged from military service or dismissed for cause from any civilian position in the government; and has not taken the same level of CSE.   Any interested applicant may file and accomplish an Application Form at the CSC field Office at the Provincial Capitol Site, Maasin City.   The CSE-PPT is aimed to establish a Register of Eligibles (RoE) from which certification and appointment to first and second level positions in the civil service, except those involving practice of profession and/or are covered by special laws, shall be made, provided the eligibles meet the qualifications and other requirements of the positions. The RoE may also be a reference for employment in the private sector, the source said.(ajc/rgc/PIA8-SoLeyte)