Every person recruited for the WBCS(Executive), shall be appointed to the WBCS Service on probation for a period of two years as Deputy Magistrate and Deputy Collector . As the Cadre strength of WBCS(Executive) Service is a sizeable number of 1767, WBCS Officers man almost all of the important posts in the districts, directly controlling law-and-order administration including the police administration, development administration as well as revenue administration (except the commercial revenue) and disaster management. In Kolkata, WBCS officer's role in the administrative hierarchy is limited to the Secretariat, some important Directorates, management of Government Undertakings and Hospitals, Pay & Accounts Office, and Personal Secretariat of the Hon’ble Ministers. Here is a categorization of posts held by the WBCS(Executive) officers throughout their service span.
Posts in the District
District Magistrate(3 Nos.)
Additional District Magistrate
Additional Executive Officer, Zilla Parishad & Ex. Officio Additional District Magistrate .
Assistant Commissioner in the Office of the Divisional Commissioner
Sub-Divisional Officer /Additional Sub-Divisional Officer.
Officer on General Duty( Deputy Magistrate & Deputy Collector)
Block Development Officer
District Land & Land Reforms Officer
Deputy District Land & Land Reforms Officer
Sub-Divisional Land & Land Reforms Officer
Special Land Acquisition Officer
Additional Land Acquisition Officer
Project Officer-Cum Dist. Welfare Officer
District Planning Officer
District Welfare Officer./Additional Dist. Welfare Officer, Backward Classes Welfare Department
District Youth Officer
District Panchayats & Rural Development Officer
Regional Transport Officer
Secretary, Zilla Parishad
Deputy Secretary, Zilla Parishad
District Manager, SC/ST Development & Finance Corporation
Project Director, District Rural Development Cell
Deputy Project Director, District Rural Development Cell
Deputy Director, Small Savings.
Secretary, School Service Commission ( Regional)
Assistant Secretary, School Service Commission ( Regional)
Chief Executive Officer, Sriniketan-Santiniketan Development Authority.
Administrator, Digha-Shankarpur Development Authority.
Additional Executive Officer, Assansol-Durgapur Development Authority.
Additional Executive Officer, Siliguri-Jalpaiguri Development Authority.
Additional Executive Officer, Haldia Development Authority.
Secretary, Siliguri Municipal Corporations.
Secretary, , Asansol Municipal Corporations.
Secretary, Durgapur Municipal Corporations.
Estate Manager, Kalayani
Asst. Estate Manager, Kalayani
Secretary to Chairman, Darjeeling Gorkha Hill Council
Regional Manager, WBTDCC , Backward Classes Welfare.
Posts in Secretariat
Special Secretary( 18 Nos.)
Joint Secretary ( 145 Nos.)
Private Secretary to the Minister in Charge./Minister Of State./Chief Govt. Whip
Additional Private Secretary to the Chief Minister.
Officer on Special Duty to the Chief Minister.
Officer on Special Duty to the Minister In Charge, Urban Development Department.
Posts in Directorate and other offices in Kolkata
Director Handloom & Textiles,
Director Mass Education,
Director Small Savings,
Director State Lotteries,
Director Treasuries & Accounts,
Director of SIPRD,
Director of Social Welfare,
Director of Tourism,
Director of Information,
Director of Homeopathy,
Executive Director, WBSIC,
Joint Secretary , KMDA
Collector of Calcutta
Commissioner, Howrah Municipal Corporation,
Addl. Director Of Agriculture
Controller of Legal Metrology
Joint Director , Handloom & Textile
Joint Director , Industries(Census)
Chief Officer, SIDA
Director of Co-Op Audit
Director of Accounts(Sch. Education)
Spl. Officer / Director of Industrial Trg.
Addl. Director of Fisheries
Pay & Accounts Officer, Kolkata
Jt. Director, Treasuries
Dy. Commissioner in Vigilance Commn.
Administrative Officer, Kolkata Police
Secretary, Housing Board
Dy. Housing Commissioner
Director of Films
Director of Culture
Addl/Jt. Director of Culture
Jt. Director of Information
Commissioner of Payments in IR Deptt.
Jt. Director of LRS
Jt. Director, SIPRD
Director of Relief
Dy. R R Commissioner
Addl./Jt. Director of Social Welfare
AO, Flying Training Institute
Jt. Director of Tourism
Senior Manager, SBSIC
MD, WB Ceramic Devp. Corp. Ltd.
MD, WB State Leather Indus. Corp.
MD, Resam Silpi Samabay
Dy. Secy, CADC
Dy. Project Director, SDB
MD, WB Film Devp. Corp
MD, NCO Pipes & Tubes
MD, Indian Health & Pharmaceutical
MD, Agro Industries
Spl. Officer, Agro Industries
Dy. Municipal Commissioner, KMC
Secretary, Kolkata Municipal Corporation
Secretary, Howrah Municipal Corporation
Secretary, Central Valuation Board
Addl. Secy. WBSEB
MD, Electro Medical
MD, Westing House Saxby
Dy. Director, Drug Control
Secretary, Sch. Service Commission
Secretary, College Service Commission
MD, WBTDCC, BCW
MD, WB SC/ST Finance Corp.
MD, WB OBC Finance Corp. Ltd
MD, Minority Devp. Fin. Corp.
General Manager, Calcutta Tramways
Dy. Secy, KMDA
OSD, WBREDC Ltd.
CEO, Siliguri Municipal Corporation
CEO, Chandannagar Municipal Corp.
Member-Secretary, WB Minority Comn.
Deputy Secy, Polution Control Board
General Manager, BENFED
OSD, Sc& Technology
Assistant Director, P&RD
Assistant Director, Relief
Assistant Secretary, School Service Commission( Kolkata)
Assistant Director, Lotteries
Assistant Director, Pension, PF &GI
Additional . Deputy. Controller, Civil Defence
Assistant Director, ESI
Assistant Director, LRS
Assistant Director, Local Bodies
Assistant Director, Backward Classes Welfare Directorate
Assistant Director, Drug Control
Assistant Director, Sports& Youth
Assistant Director, Transports
Special Officer , Transport
PVO (Tax) , PVD, Transport
ARTO (Enforce), Transport
AO, Calcutta Pool Car
Dy.G M, Greater Calcuta Gas Supply
Secretary, Medical College & Hospital
AO, WBState Family Welfare Bureau
AO, Calcutta Family Welfare Bureau
AD, Central Medical Store
PA to Director of Health Services
Spl. Officer (Trans) H&FW Deptt.
Manager, WB Essential commodity
Asstt. Estate Manager, CIT
Spl. Officer , Calcutta Collector
2nd LA Collector
Probate Dy. Collector,Calcuta
Addl. LAO, Calcuta
Research Officer, NDM, ATI
Addl General Manager, SC/St Fin Corp
Addl General Manager, OBC Fin Corp
AS, WB Minority Commission.
GM, WB Minority Fin. Corp.
Spl. Officer, Parliamentary Affairs
AO/ Spl. Officer, Sericulture
DD, Pension, PF & GI
DD, State Lottries
GM, Greater Calcutta Gas
Secy. WB II DC
Senior /Marketing /Estate Manager WB Small Ind. Dev. Corp. Ltd.
GM, WB Handicrafts Dev.
Manager, Marketting WB Handicrafts
GM, WB Handloom
Secy. WB Khadi & Village Industry
Deputy Secretary, WB Board of Secondary Education
Secy. Primary Education
Manager, WB Essential Commodity
Administrative Officer, Rabindrasadan
General Manager, Basumati
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, WAKF
Welfare Commissioner, Labour Board
Election Authority, KMC
Secretary, Municipal Service Commission
Secy., Zilla Parishad
Vigilance Officer, WBSEB
Secy. WB State Warehousing
Project Manager, Warehousing
AMD, WB TDCC, BCW
GM, SC/ST Finance Corp.