OPSC Recruitment 2019

OPSC Asst Conservator & Forest Ranger

Advt No. 22/2018-19


Brief Information: Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has given an employment notification for the recruitment of Assistant Conservator of Forests & Forest Ranger vacancies in Group A & B. Those Candidates who are interested in the vacancy details & completed all eligibility criteria can read the Notification & Apply Online.

Important Dates

  • Starting Date to Apply Online: 15-02-2019
  • Closing Date to Apply Online: 14-03-2019 till 11:59 PM
  • Last Date for fee payment at any SBI Branch: 19-03-2019
  • Date of Written Exam: 14-04-2019

OPSC Recruitment 2019:

Job RoleAssistant Conservator of Forest & Forest Ranger
QualificationB.E/B.Tech/Any degree
Total Vacancies67
SalaryUp to Rs.56,100/Month
Job LocationOdisha

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution in India with at least one of the following subjects namely, Botany, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry and Zoology or a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture, Forestry or in Engineering or an equivalent qualification.

Physical Standards:

  • Male (Height) – 163 Cms
  • Male (Chest) – 84 Cms, expansion to 89 Cms
  • Female (Height) – 150 Cms
  • Female (Chest) – 79 Cms, expansion to 84 Cms

Age limit (As on 01.01.2019): 21 to 32 years

Age Relaxations: 5 years relaxed for SC/ST/SEBC, Women & Ex-Servicemen candidates.

OPSC – Post wise vacancies: 67 Posts
  • Assistant Conservator of Forest – 25 Posts
  • Forest Ranger – 42 Posts

Salary details:

  • Assistant Conservator of Forest: Rs.56,100/-
  • Forest Ranger: Rs.44,900/-

OPSC Recruitment Selection process:

The selection process will consist of the following successive stages

  • Written Examination (Objective Type-Multiple Choice Questions) – 1400 Marks
  • Physical Tests
  • Viva Voce Test/Personality Test – 200 Marks

Scheme of Written Examination:

SubjectMax Marks
Paper-I (General English)300
Paper-II (General Knowledge)100
Paper-III (Subject Paper)200
Paper-IV (Subject Paper)200
Paper-V (Subject Paper)200
Paper-VI (Subject Paper)200

Examination Fee: Rs.500/- (No fee for SC/ST candidates of Odisha)

Examination Centre: Cuttack, Bhubaneswar/ Balasore/ Berhampur/Sambalpur.

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