806 Odisha Forest Guard Jobs Eligibility, Apply Online Link, Selection Process

Pooja | May 17, 2020


Description Details 
Organization Name
Odisha Sub-ordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC)
Post Name Forest Guard
Application form starting date
29th November 2019
Application form closing date
29th December 2019
Adv NoIIE-04-2019-366/OSSSC
Work LocationOdisha
Job TypeGovt Jobs
Official Website

OSSSC Recruitment 2019 – 20 Notification

Are you in search of Latest Odisha Government Jobs? If yes, this is the correct page. Recently, the Odisha Sub-Ordinate Staff Selection Commission has published OSSSC Recruitment 2019 notification to recruit the candidates for Forest Guard posts. A total of 806 vacancies are going to be filled under this recruitment drive. The officials have invited the application forms from 29th November 2019 up to 29th December 2019 on its official portal i.e, www.osssc.gov.in

This is an excellent job opportunity for those candidates who want to settle in Odisha state. Willing and suitable candidates have to fill and submit the OSSSC Forest Guard application form 2019 on or before the due date. Other details regarding OSSSC Forest Guard Notification 2019 like the number of vacancies, eligibility, selection process, salary, important dates, apply online links, etc are shared below.

Odisha SSSC Vacancy 2019

  • Name of the Posts: Forest Guard
  • Total Number of Vacancies: 806 posts

OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Age Criteria

  • The age limit of the contenders should be in between 18 to 32 years

Age relaxation is applicable as per the organization rules

  • OBc candidates: 3 years
  • SC/ST candidates: 5 years
  • PWD candidates: 10 years

Educational Qualification

Candidates should have completed HSC/12th class or any equivalent from a recognized university to apply for OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2019.

Physical Test Details

The physical test details for male and female candidates are as follows:

For Male candidates:

  • Walking: 25 km race in 4 hours
  • Cycling: 1.6 km in 5 minutes
  • For Female candidates:
  • Walking: 16 km race in 4 hours
  • Cycling: 1.6 km in 10 minutes

Physical Standards Test details

The physical standard test details for male and female candidates are as follows:

For male candidates:

  • General and SC candidates:
  • Height: 168 cm
  • Weight: 55 kgs
  • Chest (Normal): 81 cm
  • Chest (Expansion): 86 cm
  • ST candidates:
  • Height: 158 cm
  • Weight: 50 kgs
  • Chest (Normal): 81 cm
  • Chest (Expansion): 86 cm

Women candidates:

  • For UR/SC/ST candidates:
  • Height: 153 cm
  • Weight: 45 kgs

Odisha Forest Guard Jobs Selection Process

The selection of the eligible applicants for OSSSC Forest Guard Vacancy 2019 will be based on the following rounds.

  • Written Exam
  • Physical test
  • Viva-voice test/Interview

OSSSC Forest Guard Salary

  • Selected candidates for OSSSC Forest Guard Jobs will get a good pay scale of Rs. 5, 200 to 20, 200/- with grade pay of Rs. 1800/-

www.osssc.gov.in Application Process

The starting date to fill the OSSSC application form is 29th November 2019 and the closing date is 29th December 2019. So, all the suitable or eligible candidates can apply for OSSSC Forest Guard Jobs 2019 on or before the due date. At the time of filling the OSSSC application form, follow these simple guidelines provided below.

How To Apply for OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2019?

  • Log on to the OSSSC official portal i.e, https://www.osssc.gov.in/Public/Default.aspx
  • On the home page, hit the “Recruitment News”
  • Find and hit the link “Notification No. – IIE-04/2019-366 (C)/OSSSC dated 22.11.2019 —– Inviting online application for recruitment to the post of Forest Guard”
  • Read the full details provided in the official OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2019 notification
  • Check the eligibility criteria
  • Fill all the details in the OSSSC Application form
  • Pay the fee
  • Upload the scanned images of the required documents as per the specifications
  • Cross-verify all the details filled in the application and hit the “Submit” button
  • Finally, take a print out of the application and keep the hard copy for future reference

Application Fee

The application fees (as per the category) is as follows:

  • For General/ OBC candidates: Rs. 100/-
  • SC/ST candidates: Nil

Applicants have to pay the fee online using credit card/ debit card or net banking or through SBI bank challan.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the selection steps for OSSSC Forest Guard Posts?

A: Written Exam, Physical Test, and Viva-voice test/Interview

Q: What is the Odisha Forest Guard Salary?

A: Rs. 5, 200 to 20, 200/- with grade pay of Rs. 1800/-.

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