Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HP PSC) is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 08 posts of Assistant Conservator of Forests. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HP PSC) (See URL below). Advt.No.7/2017. The vacancies are in Himachal Pradesh Forest Service (HPFS), the Department of Forests. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —
1. ASSISTANT CONSERVATOR OF FORESTS
No. of Vacancies: 08 Nos. (UR-01, SC-02, ST-01, EXSM-04)
Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) in Science or Engineering from any recognized University with at least one of the following subjects:
iv. Computer Applications/ Science.
v. Engineering (Agricultural)/ Chemical/ Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical)
vi. Environmental Science
xiii. Veterinary Science
Honours Certificate holders of any of the Government run Forest Rangers Colleges provided they are sponsored by the State.
Provided that in case of graduates with pure Mathematics or Statistics they must have taken Science subjects in their 10+2 or equivalent examination.
Desirable: Knowledge of customs, manner and dialects of Himachal Pradesh and suitability for appointment in the peculiar conditions prevailing in the Pradesh.
Age Limit: Maximum-35 years as on 01.01.2017.
Pay Scale: Rs.15600 – Rs.39100 and Grade Pay Rs.5400/-
Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST/OBC/ PWD category. Ex-Serviceman & Others, if any — As per Govt. norms.
Physical Standards (For all above posts):
(i) Male Candidates: Height — 163 Cms (152.0 Cms for ST candidates); Chest (unexpanded) — 79 Cms ; Chest (expanded) — 84 Cms
(ii) Female Candidates: Height — 150 Cms (145.0 Cms for ST candidates); Chest — 74 Cms; Chest (expanded) — 79 Cms
Cut-off in Physical Standards: For candidates belonging to certain categories/ communities or of certain States/Areas; the cut-off in such candidate’s Height/ Chest’s measurement will be as per Govt. norms. Please see officially released advertisement for more details.
Note: Candidates belonging to the reserved category of state other than Himachal Pradesh, will be treated as General Candidates.
Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Written Examination, Screening Test, Physical Standard Test and Interview.
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HP PSC) — www.hp.gov.in
For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).
Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.400/- (Rs.100/- for SC/ST/OBC of HP) as Examination Fee. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking OR can be paid through Bank by means of fee payment Challan. Fee Challan can be downloaded from the official website of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HP PSC). See released advertisement for more details.
NO EXAMINATION FEE REQUIRED IN CASE OF EXSM OF H.P. CANDIDATES.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HP PSC) — www.hp.gov.in/hppsc (See Application form’s link given below) on or before 31/07/2017
Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it for future correspondence. DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.
For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)
Starting Date of Online Application:
Closing Date of Online Application: 31/07/2017
Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission — www.hp.gov.in
For Advt., See following PDF file — Download PDF
To Apply Online now, visit the following URL — Apply Online