Goa Forest Department Recruitment | 157 Forest Guard Vacancies
Goa Forest Department Recruitment 157 Forest Guard Vacancy: – Goa Forest Department has issued a notification for the recruitment of 157 Forest Guards Vacancies on permanent basis. Eligible candidates can apply prescribed application format till date 12 August 2016. Other details like eligibility criteria, age limit, application fee, selection process and how to apply are given below.
Post: – Forest Guard.
Eligibility: – 10th pass.
Location: – Goa.
Last date: – 12 August 2016.
Age limit: – Between 18 to 35 years.
Vacancy details of Goa Forest Department Recruitment 157 Forest Guard Posts:-
Total Vacancy: – 157 posts.
Name of post: – Forest Guard in the Forest Department.
1) General – 79 posts.
2) O.B.C. – 45 posts.
3) SC – 04 posts.
4) ST – 17 posts.
5) Home Guards – 09 posts.
6) Ex-servicemen – 01 post.
7) Children of Freedom Fighters – 02 posts.
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Eligibility: – Candidates should have passed 10th classes passed or equivalent from recognized board.
Candidates must have knowledge of Konkani language.
Age limit: – Candidate should be between 18 to 35 years as on 22 February 2016.
Age relaxation: – The upper age limit relaxable up to 03 years for O.B.C. and 05 years for SC, ST categories candidates as per government rules.
Pay scale: – Rs 4440-7440 plus grade pay 1400 per month.
Physical standard test:-
(A) Male candidates:-
Height – Minimum 163 centimeter.
Chest – Minimum 79 -84 centimeters.
(B) Female candidates:-
Height – Minimum 150 centimeter.
Chest – Minimum 74 -79 centimeters.
Walk speed test:-
- For male candidates – 25 kilometer to be completed in 4 hours.
- For female candidates – 16 kilometer to be completed in 4 hours.
Selection process: – Candidates will be selected on the basis of written test, physical test and walking test.
Written exam: – A written examination will be held comprising of objective type questions of the level of 10th, General Knowledge, Current Affairs and a section on Konkani language.
The successful candidates as per the written test will have to appear for physical standard and walking test.
How to apply: – Candidates application should be forwarded by post and addressed are given below-
- To the Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, Government of Goa, Forest Department, Gomantak Maratha Samaj Building, Panaji.
- To the Office of Deputy Conservator of Forests, North Goa Division Ponda.
- To the Office of Dy. Conservator of Forests, South Goa Division Margao.
Last date of application form: – The last date of submission of application is 12 August 2016 before 5.30 p.m.
About Goa Forest Department Recruitment.
Forests of Goa form the part of Western Ghats, the region which have been internationally recognized as Biodiversity Hotspot of the world owing to its rich flora and fauna. Most of the Goan forests are located in the eastern region of the state. The forests of Goa are known for their grandeur and majesty. They are like a green pearl of the tourist paradise state.
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