Customs and Central Excise departments come under revenue department of ministry of finance. Central Board of Excise and customs have a chairman and half a dozen customs gov my forex. There are around 6 customs collectorates and around 34 central excise collectorates in India.
Additional collectors and assistant collectors are the assists to a collector who is the head to each collectorate. For detecting concealment of goods, monitoring trade, movement, marketing of goods. The customs and central excise department has wings prevention and appraisal that work under the rank of assistant commissioner. Posted as senior superintendents, Officers of customs and central excise services are appointed through UPSC examination. Appraisers in customs are those who missed the examination by few marks. State Public Service Commission Allied Services Examination gives state level jobs in customs and Excise.
Employment Exchange sponsors the names for the vacancies for the posts of constables. At least Seventh standard examination must be passed for this post. 5 cms height and chest 81 cms is required. 30 minutes are given to candidates to cycle 8 kms and 15 minutes to walk 1600 meters.