Saturday, 17 March 2018

JKPSC Range Officer (Forest Department) Recruitment 2018 : Apply Online For Gazetted Posts


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Looking for Gazzatted Posts in J&K? Apply Now for Range Officers Grade-1 in the Forest Department of J&K 

If you are looking for Gazatted Jobs in J&K, then you are on the right page, as here we will discuss regarding the Latest Posts announced in the Forest Department of Jammu and Kashmir. It is pertinent to mention here that same Recruitment was announced in the Forest Department in the year 2015 and Now after a Gap of 3 years, JKPSC is back with this awesome Recruitment for those looking for Gazatted Level Posts in Forest Department of J&K

Today, JKPSC had announced the  Recruitment Notification and invited applications for Range Officers Posts in Forest Department. This JKPSC Recruitment Notification will surely bring smiles on those looking for Gazetted Jobs in J&K.

Not only the Range Officers Posts in Forest Department,but JKPSC had also announced the Recruitment Notification for 95 Consultants in Health and Medical Education Department.

The Notification for the JKPSC Range Officer Recruitment 2018, is released online on the Official Website of JKPSC and same was published in the Local Newspapers of J&K. If you want to know the Details of this JKPSC Recruitment 2018, then read this post till end.

Before you proceed for reading the Details of Range Officers Jobs in the Forest Department, you must know the date of availability of Application forms. Unlike Previous Recruitment's where JKPSC is accepting Paper application forms, here you have to submit your applications through online mode only. 

As per the Official Notification, Online Link will be active for approximately 1 Month. 

Here are some the Important Dates to apply for JKPSC Range Officer Recruitment 2018 

  • Date of Official Notification: 15th March 2018
  • Starting Date of Online Application: 19th March 2018
  • Closing Date of Online Application: 20th April 2018
In this post, we will discuss the complete Details of vacancies announced by JKPSC in the Forest Department. Those, willing to apply for these posts should submit their online forms before the closing date after which the Registration Link will be disabled. 

JKPSC Recruitment for Range Officers: Vacancy Details

JKPSC invites applications from the eligible residents of J&K for the below mentioned posts in the Forest Department

Post: Range Officers

Department: Forest

Job Category: Gazatted Level Posts 

No. of Vacancies: 44 Posts 

Here is the Category wise break up of Forest Range Officer Posts

  • Open: 25 Posts
  • RBA: 09 Posts
  • SC: 03 Posts
  • ST: 05 Posts
  • ALC: 02 Posts

Who can apply for Range Officers Posts in Forest Department?

Applicants willing to apply for the post of Range Officers in the Forest Department must full fill the below-mentioned eligibility conditions

1) Applicants must be  a permanent resident of J&K State

2) Age Limit: The minimum age specified is 18 years, while the maximum age specified is 40 years. However, there is relaxation in upper age for reserved categories, as per the J&K Govt, rules

For SC/ST/ALC/SLC/RBA, the upper age limit is 43 years.

3) Educational Qualifications: Applicants willing to apply for the Range Officers Post, must have completed B Sc (Forestry) OR Equivalent qualification approved by ICAR.

4) Physical Fitness: Applicant must be a physically fit and must have to obtain the PHysical Fitness certificate from CMO concerned.

Apart from the Certificate, the applicant must meet the below-mentioned fitness standards

1) Height: 5" 6'
2) Chest girth: 84 cm
3) Chest Expansion: 05 cm
4) Physical Test Consisting of Walk of 25 Kms to be completed in 4 hours. 

Selection Process: The Selection process for the job of Range Officers in Forest Department, comprises of Screening Test, Written test (MAINS), Interview, Walking test and Medical test.

How to Apply?

Applicants willing to apply for Forest Range Officer Jobs in the Forest Department should submit their online forms before the closing date ie before 20th April 2018.

Application Form: The Applications are to be submitted through online mode only. The Online forms can be filled at the JKPSC's Official Website. Last Date for submitting the online form is 20th April 2018.

Detailed Instructions for filling the online form are given in the Official Notification only.

Application Fees: The Cost of Application form is Rs 1005 that can be paid through online mode only. However, for candidates belonging to reserved categories, the Application fee is Rs 505/- only.

It is pertinent to mention here that JKPSC has doubled for application fees. In 2015, application fees were Rs 500 and this time, its Rs 1000/-. 

Receipt of Application form: After submitting th online form, candidates should take the Print out of the System Generated application form and submit it at the JKPSC Office along with the following Documents. 

1) Matriculation Certificate ( Proof of Birth)
2) Education Qualification Certificates
3) PRC
4) Category Certificate, If any
5) Physcial Fitness Certificate.

Details: For Complete Details, applicants are advised to Download the Detailed Official Notification from this link

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  1. sir can a bsc student with botany one of the subject apply for post of range officer

  2. Can Bsc medical student are eligible? Kindly answer.