APSC Recruitment Advertisement 4-2018: Assam Public Service Commission (APSC) is the state level nodal agency for recruitment of competent positions through various government and subordinate departments. With an intention to fill up 50 vacancies of Forest Rangers, in the Assam Forest Service under Environment and Forest Department; the Public Service Commission will hold the Competitive Selection Examination for these posts in accordance with the Government of Assam regulations.
Forest Ranger (Assam Forest Service): 50 Vacancies, in Assam Forest Department
Most Important Dates:
Date of publication of the Advertisement: 03-March-2018
Last date for Receipt of Completed Application Form at APSC: 04-April-2018
Date for determining Age: 01-Jan-2018
Pay Scale Provisions: The candidates selected as Forest Rangers will be eligible to receive a pay scale of PB-3 in the range of Rs 22000/- to 87000/- and Grade Pay Rs. 10300/-. Other incentives, perks and allowances will be applicable as per rules of the state government.
Age Requirement: The applicants must have attained 21 years of age and should not have crossed 43 years as on 01-Jan-2018. However, there will be relaxation in upper age limit for SC/ST and other privileged candidates.
Academics: The candidates interested for these posts should have good academic record and should have completed Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) in Science or Engineering with at least one of the subjects from (i) Agriculture, (ii) Botany, (iii) Chemistry, (iv) Computer Applications/Computer Science, (v) Engineering (Agricultural/ Chemical/ Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/Electronics/Mechanical), (vi) Environmental Science, (vii) Forestry, (viii) Geology, (ix) Horticulture, (x) Mathematics, (xi) Physics, (xii) Statistics, (xiii) Veterinary Science, (xiv) Zoology.
Physical Standard: The candidates interested for these posts should have good physics with the following:
Height: Minimum 163 cm for Male and 150 cm for Female candidates
Weight: Corresponding to height
Chest Measurement: Minimum 84 cm for Male and 79 cm for Female candidates with minimum 5cm expansion.
Rs 150/- for SC/ ST/ OBC/ MOBC candidates
Rs. 250/- for All other candidates
The application fee can only be paid in form of Government Treasury Challan in Head of Account “NON TAX REVENUE-OTHER NON TAX REVENUE-0051-PSC, 102-STATE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION APPLICATION/ EXAMINATION FEE RECEIPT OF APSC”.
Mode of Selection: Depending upon the availability of candidature the Commission may conduct a Written Examination and followed by Interview or may short-list candidates depending upon their academic marks and call them for an Interview for selection of candidates for these posts.
How to Apply: Interested candidates fulfilling all eligibility conditions may apply through the prescribed format of application as available at the Issue and Receipt of the Assam Public Service Commission at Jawahar Nagar, Khanpura, Guwahati.
The application forms can also be downloaded from the website of the APSC at www.apsc.nic.in
The candidates are advised to go through the information bulletin as available at the website of the APSC at www.apsc.nic.in or at APSC Recruitment Advertisement 4-2018 Forest Ranger Posts before applying for these posts.
The application completed in all respect and attached with necessary certificates, fee payment Treasury Challan should be signed and attached with recent passport size photograph and should be submitted to the APSC at the address mentioned below so as to reach by the last date specified (i.e. 04-April-2018)
Address to send the completed application: Assam Public Service Commission, Jawahar Nagar, Khanapara, Guwahati – 781022