The Assam Public Service Commission invites Application from Indian citizens as defined in Articles 5-8 of the Constitution of India for filling up 50 (fifty) nos. posts of Forest Rangers inthe Assam Forest Service under Environment & Forests Deptt., Assam in the pay scale of Pay Band 3 (PB-3), Rs 22000/- to 87000/- and Grade Pay Rs. 10300/- under the provision of Rule (2)(i) of “I- Rules for appointment to the Class of Rangers” given in para 4 of Chapter- I of Assam Forest manual Volume-II and thereafter for undergoing in-service Certificate Course of training in Forestry under the provision of the Govt. of India,Ministry of Environment & Forest- Entrance and Training Rules (Revised) ,2004 for Forest Ranger Officers vide Govt. of India, Ministry of Environment & Forests F. No. 3- 17/99- RT (II) dated 21-06-2004 as notified in Gazette of India on 22-07-2004 vide Ministry of Environment & Forests (RT Division) notification No. GSR. 465 (E), dtd 21-07-2004, in any Forestry Training College/ Institute, as specified by Govt. of India. Forest Ranger in Assam Forest Department:
Total Number of post=50 nos.
Reservation against the above mentioned posts for SC/ST/OBC-MOBC/ Women/ Physically Handicapped will be as follows
SC- Scheduled Caste; ST(P)- Scheduled Tribe (Plains); ST (H)- Scheduled Tribe (Hills); OBC- Other Backward Classes; MOBC- More Other Backward Classes; RFW-Reserved for Women. Candidates will have to download the Application Form for the above mentioned post from the APSC’s website www.apsc.nic.in- (“Application forms for other examination”). No printed Application Form will be issued from the Commission’s office, Jawaharnagar, Khanapara, Guwahati-22.
Candidate must not be less than 21 years or more than 43 years of age on the 1stJanuary, 2018.The upper age limit will be relaxed in the case of Scheduled caste/Scheduled Tribes candidates upto 5 (five) years as per rules.
Applicant must possess Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent) in Science or Engineering of any recognized Universitywith at least in one of the following subjects:- i.Agriculture ,ii.Botany ,iii.Chemistry ,iv.Computer Applications/ Computer Science ,v.Engineering (Agriculture/ Chemical/ Civil/ Computer/ Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical),vi.Environmental Science ,vii.Forestry ,viii.Geology ,ix.Horticulture ,x.Mathematics ,xi.Physics ,xii.Statistics ,xiii.Veterinary Science ,xiv.Zoology
Application must be accompanied by –
i.Original Treasury Receipt for Rs.250/- (Rs 150/-for SC/ ST/ OBC/ MOBC candidates) as Application fee showing the name of the post and deptt. and also full Head of Account “ Non tax Revenue, OTHER NON TAX REVENUE 0051 PSC, 105 STATE PSC Application fee receipt of Assam Public Service Commission”.
ii.2 (two) copies of recent passport size photograph duly signed by the candidate.
iii.Certificate of age issued by respective Boards in HSLC or equivalent examination (self attested copy).
iv.Certificates and Marksheets of all educational qualification from HSLC onwards (self attested copies).
v.Caste certificate for candidates belonging to SC/STP/STH/OBC/MOBC from the appropriate authorities (self attested copy).
vi.Experience certificate (where necessary) indicating the period of Service/ experience with date.
6.All candidates whether in Govt. service or in Govt. owned undertaking or other similar organizations/ Corporations/ Boards/ Bodies or in private employments may submit their applications direct to the Commission. Candidates submitting application through employer should ensure that it reaches the Assam Public Service Commission by the closing date failing which it is liable to be rejected, even if it had been submitted to the Controlling Officer/ Employer before the closing date.
i.Application must be signed by the candidate.
ii.No documents/ certificates/ marksheets etc. will be entertained after the last date of submission of application.
iii.Canvassing in any form either to the Chairman or Members of the Commission in respect of candidature shall be treated as a disqualification.
iv.Incomplete application in terms of advertisement will summarily be rejected.
v.The fees are not refundable and no Postal Order / Bank Draft/ Money Order etc will be accepted in lieu of Treasury Receipt.>