- 1 Forest Guard Junior Assistant Vacancy Assam Govt Notification 2016-17 Apply Online
Forest Guard Junior Assistant Vacancy Assam Govt Notification 2016-17 Apply Online
Govt of Assam, Forest Department has issued fresh recruitment notification for the posts of Forest Guard, Junior Assistant (JA) and various others in 2016-2017. Office of the Principal Chief Conservator of Forest and head of Forest Force Assam had earlier invited application through advertisement on 23/07/2014 for posts of Forest Guard and Junior Assistant (JA) 2014 recruitment. Earlier submitted application has been cancelled and fresh new applications are required to be submitted for applying to the posts. We have also given the age limit, salary details, eligibility criteria and other useful information below. Last date for applying online is 31-01-2017.
Details of the post and vacancy:
Following posts will be recruited in Assam Forest Department, Govt of Assam 2016-2017 –
Junior Assistant (Divisional) – 84 Post,
Junior Assistant (Directorate Level) – 67 Post,
Forest Guard – 525 Post,
Draftsman (GIS Expert) – 07 Post,
Surveyor (GIS Analysist) – 25 Post,
Carpenter – 01 Post,
Electric Mistry – 01 Post.
Vacancy will be reserved for the SC ST OBC Ex-serviceman and PH category also. To know the category wise and post wise vacancy break up list, please download the full official notification for Assam Directorate of Forests, Govt of Assam recruitment (forest guard posts).
Educational Qualification Required:
Eligibility for Forest Guard / Junior Assistant posts – candidates must have passed Graduation or bachelors degree in any subjects and must have diploma / certificate (6 months) on computer application for Junior Assistant Posts. Forest Guard eligibility criteria is 10+2 or Higher Secondary Pass. They should have minimum physical requirement (height, weight, chest, eye) for applying to the posts of Forest Guard (physical standards for male and female candidates are different). Detailed post wise eligibility criteria have been given on the official advertisement notification.
Important Dates of Recruitment:
Last date for submission of online form – 31-01-2017.
Monthly Salary for Forest Guard, Assistant Posts:
Recruited Junior Assistant and Forest Guards will be paid in the pay scale / band of Rs 5,200 – 20,200 with various grade pay range (2200, 2400). Other allowances will be included in their monthly salary.
Lower Limit = 18 years,
Upper Limit = 38 years (depending on the post you are applying for).
Upper age relaxation will be provided to all the reserved category candidates including ex-serviceman as per the norms of Assam Forest department. Age will be calculated as per their reference date.
Recruitment process will include written examination, physical fitness test / computer eligibility test + typing test (depending of posts). Syllabus for the written exam can be downloaded from the link given below. Physical fitness test for Forest guards will comprise of 26 Kms. (for male) and 16 Kms. (for female) of walking to be covered within 4 hours followed by medical test.
How to Apply:
Candidates need to visit the official website of Forest Dept Assam for applying online. You can also download the offline form. Instruction and guidelines for the Recruitment 2016-2017 can be found on below links.
- Official Website: Click to go.
- Download notification: Click Here.