Security Assistant (Grade-II)
This post belongs to the Parliamentary Security Service and is the highest level at which direct recruitment is made in that service. For structure and sanctioned strength of various grades in the service click here. The post carries a pay scale of Rs. 9300-34800 (Pay Band-2) with Grade Pay of Rs. 4200/-. The incumbent of the post in addition to pay and grade pay also gets DA, HRA & Parliamentary Allowance, as admissible, from time to time. CGHS facilities, Housing facilities, LTC and Tuition fee reimbursement benefits are also admissible.
Security within precincts of Parliament under control of Rajya Sabha is with the Rajya Sabha Secretariat's Parliamentary Security Service which is headed by Director (Security). The service acts in conjunction with its sister service in the Lok Sabha Secretariat and under the overall operational control of Joint Secretary/Additional Secretary (Security) / Lok Sabha Secretariat. The mode of recruitment of various grades of this service is given in Rajya Sabha Secretariat (Methods of Recruitment and Qualification for Appointment) Order, 2009, which is available at www.rajyasabha.nic.in/recruitment.
The Security Assistant (Grade-II) is responsible for Coordination of protection measures for the VVIPs/VIPs and Members of Parliament; Maintenance of access control for Vehicles, Men and Material; Guarding of the Rajya Sabha Chamber, Galleries, Central Hall and other areas of Parliament Complex against any act of sabotage; Maintenance of order within the premises of Parliament Complex; Regulation of admission of visitors, staff and ensuring their thorough searching/frisking; Ensuring thorough anti Sabotage and anti explosive checks of all vital areas of Parliament Complex; and Fire & sanitation services.