Karnataka Forest Department Recruitment 2018 | www.aranya.gov.in | DRFO/ Officers/ Forest Guard | 642 Posts | BE/ B.Tech/ Diploma/ B.Sc/ 10th/ 12th/ Others | Last date: 8th May 2018
Company: Karnataka Forest Department
Karnataka is a state in the south western region of India. It was formed on 01st November 1956. Karnataka is endowed with some of the most magnificent forests in the country. From the majestic evergreen forests of the Western Ghats to the scrub jungles of the plains, a wide variety of habitats exist with very typical flora and fauna, some of them endemic to the region.
The Western Ghats, which covers about 60% of forest area of Karnataka, is recognized as one of the 18-mega bio-diversity hotspots. It has a recorded forest area of 38720 km2 which constitutes 20.19% of the total geographical area of the state. These forests support 25% of the elephant population and 20% of the tiger population of India.
Company Website: www.aranya.gov.in
Positions: Deputy Range Forest Officers, Range Forest Officers, Forest Guards
Total Vacancies: 642
- Deputy Range Forest Officers (DRFO) – 329 Posts
- Range Forest Officers (RFO) – 73 Posts
- Forest Guards – 240 Posts
Job Location: Karnataka
- Deputy Range Forest Officer: Rs. 12,500 – 24,000/- PM
- Range Forest Officers: Rs.21,600 – 40,050/- PM
- Forest Guard: Rs. 11,600 – 21,000/- PM
Deputy Range Forest Officer: Bachelor’s Degree in B.Sc or B.Sc (Forestry) from a recognized university
Range Forest Officer: Bachelor’s Degree in B.Sc, B.Sc (Forestry), B.Sc (Agriculture), B.Sc (Horticulture), B.V.Sc, B.E Engineering from a recognized university.
Forest Guard: 10+2, PUC, ITI, CBSE/ISC, NIOS/HSC, 3 years Diploma, 2 years Diploma in JOC, JLDC, JODC.
Age limit(As on 08.05.2018): Minimum Age limit: 18 years
The selection process of all posts (DRFO, RFO & Forest Guard) will be based on Written Examination, Physical Standards Test, Physical Efficiency Test, Interview and Medical Examination.
- General Merit, IIA, IIB, IIIA, IIIB: Rs. 100/-
- Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Category-I(RFO): Rs. 50/-
- Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Category-I(DRFO/Forest Guard): Rs. 25/-
How to Apply:
All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position in online from 9th April to 8th May 2018.
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