Thursday, 21 April 2016

Karnataka Forest Department vacancy for 1067 Guard and Officer Posts

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Karnataka Forest Department, Government of Karnataka invites applications for the posts of 1067 Officer and Forest Guards. The candidates may apply till 17th May 2016.


The Department was born on 11.1.1864 with a complement of five officers-Major Hunter as Conservator with four assistants, Lt. G.J. Van Somersen, Lt. E.W.C.H. Miller, Mr. C.A. Dobbs all Assistant Conservators and Mr. Madhava Rao, Sub-Assistant Conservator. This beginning was made during a period crowded with events which shaped the modern history of Mysuru. During 1886 Mr. L. Rickets was appointed Inspector General of Forests in Mysuru.

Total Number of Posts: 1067 Posts

Post wise vacancies

1. Forest Guard (FG): 555
2. Deputy Range Forest Officer (DRFO): 440 
3. Range Forest Officer (RFO): 72

Qualification or eligibility

• Range Forest Officer: Bachelor's Degree of B.Sc / B.Sc (Forestry) / B.Sc (Agriculture) / B.Sc (Horticulture) / B.V.Sc / B.E.

• Deputy Range Forest Officer: B.Sc or B.Sc (Forestry)

• Forest Guard: II-PUC or 12th Standard (Matric with +2 Pass)

Selection procedure

Written Examination (Preliminary and Main Exam for RFO), Physical Efficiency Test and Interview.

How To Apply

Candidates need to apply online through Official website of Forest Department on or before 17/05/2016 upto 4:30 PM.

Apply Online

Last Date: 17/05/2016