As far as job profile of a Bank PO is concerned, it really varies during probation period of the officer. Probationary Officer (PO) can be asked to do any work during the Probation period. Normally the probation period is of two years in which the officer is exposed to different types of banking related works.
There is no confirm or pre determined seat for the Bank PO during probation and normally Probationary Officer are used for different types of banking related work. There are frequent transfers and trainings during probation period. Once the probation period is over the officer is confirmed as an Assistant Manager and gets his or her permanent posting. Some banks are now-a-days placing officers as Deputy Managers also, just after confirmation, provided they pass the test conducted by the bank. After confirmation officers can be posted in specific areas of banking.
- Firstly the candidates who are selected for the post of Probationary Officer will be on probation period for two years.
- The PO can be assigned any banking related work and there is no fix seat during probation period.
- The officers would be in the Junior Management Grade Scale I.
- In SBI there is a provision of four additional increments at the time of joining itself, moreover perks are much higher in SBI as compare to other public sector banks.