OPSC Advertisement No 22 of 2018-19: With the recent requirement from the Odisha State Forest and Environment Department, the Odisha Public Service Commission invites applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of 42 numbers of Forest Ranger in “Group-B” under Forest and Environment Department. The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of written examination of 1400 marks, followed by physical test, and Viva-Voice of 200 marks.
Forest Ranger- 42 Posts Out of which 24 posts are for unreserved candidates, 13 posts are for SEBC category candidates, 03 posts for ST category candidates and 02 posts are reserved for SC category candidates.
Last Date of Registration of Online Application: 14-March-2019
Date of Written Exam: 14-April-2019
Essential Eligibility Factors:
Minimum Educational Qualification: Candidates must have possessed a Bachelor’S Degree with Chemistry or Botany or Geology or Mathematics or Physics or Statistics or Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry abd Zoology; OR a Bachelor’S Degree in Agriculture/ Forestry or in Engineering from a recognized University/ institution.
Native Language Proficiency: The candidate should be able to speak, read and write Odia and should have had Odia as a subject in the Upper Primary (M.E) or any equivalent examination failing which he/she shall be required to pass an examination in Odia of Upper Primary ( Middle School) standard during his/ her period of probation.
Age Limit: The candidates must have achieved the minimum age of 21 years and should not have reached max 32 years as on 01-January-2019. Relaxation in upper age limit applicable as per rules. Proof of age is to be submitted in terms of matriculation certificate or school leaving certificate.
Pay Scale: Pay Matrix Level- 10
Application Fee: Rs. 500/-
Candidates are suggested to pay the application fee through online payment challan. SC/ ST candidates from the state of Odisha and PWD candidates (with more than 40% disability) are exempted from paying any fees.
How to Apply: Interested candidates can apply ONLINE for the posts by logging into the official site of OPSC at www.opsconline.gov.in
Candidates who qualify in written test, should submit the hard copy of online application form along with true copy of documents as per suggested in official recruitment advertisement. For complete detail on this recruitment, please go through official recruitment notification from OPSC, here, OPSC Recruitment Advertisement 22 of 2018-19