1218 Job Openings in Uttarakhand for Forest Guard

August 9, 2017

1218 Job Openings in Uttarakhand for Forest Guard

Uttarakhand forest department is willing to hire eligible candidates for the positions of forest guard. Applicants interested in Uttarakhand forest guard jobs can apply by filling an online application form available on the official website of the Uttarakhand Forest Department. The closing date for the receipt of applications for Uttarakhand forest guard recruitment is 20th August 2017.


Job Description:

Name of Organization Uttarakhand Forest Department
Total no. of Vacancies 1218
Last date to apply 20/08/2017


Vacancy Details:

CATEGORY Woman EX. Service Man DFF UKA Others Total
SC 93 16 06 31 164 310
ST 22 04 01 07 40 74
OBC 63 11 04 21 112 211
GEN 187 31 12 62 331 623
Total 365 62 23 121 647 1218


Education Qualification:

Candidates should hold 12th certificate from a recognized board in science or Agriculture Science stream.


Age Criteria:

Applicants should not be below 18 years and not be more than 24 Years to apply for Uttarakhand forest guard van rakshak recruitment. Age relaxation will be provided to reserved category candidates, applicable as per the organization’s norms.


Pay Scale:

Rs. 5200/- to 20200 per month with GP of Rs. 1900/-


Examination fees:

Candidates are required to pay their fees online throguh Net Banking/ Debit/ Credit Card or offline via Bank of Baroda E-Challan and the amount of fees is:

General/ OBC Category – Rs.300/-

SC/ ST/ Ex-Serviceman Category – Rs.150/-


Selection Mode:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in physical standards test and efficiency test, and written examination which will be held on scheduled date.

Physical Standard Test

Male Candidates:

  • Height – Minimum 163 Cms (152 Cms in case of SC, ST, Kumauni, Garhwali, Gorkha, Nepali etc)
  • Chest – 79-84 Cms (05 Cms expansion)

Female Candidates:

  • Height – Minimum 150 Cms (145 Cms in case of SC, ST, Kumauni, Garhwali, Gorkha, Nepali etc)


Physical Efficiency Test

After qualifying the physical standard test, candidates have to go through the physical efficiency test which includes:

  • Race/ Run – Male (25 Kms with 10 Kgs weight) and Female (14 Kms with 05 Kgs weight) in maximum 04 hours
  • Shot Put (7.275 Kgs) – 05 Meters for Male and 3.50 Meters for Female candidates in max 03 Chances
  • Long Jump- 04 Meters for Male and 02 Meters for Female candidates in max 03 Chances
  • High Jump – 10 Meters for Male and 0.70 Meter for Female candidates in max 03 Chances


Written Examination

Those applicants who get shortlisted in both physical standard and efficiency test will further participate in the written exam.


Important Dates

  • Starting date of online application: 08/08/2017
  • Last date for submission of online application form: 20/08/2017
  • Last date for payment of examination fee: 23/09/2017