Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) on March 23 invited applications for the recruitment of Range Forest Officer positions. Interested candidates can apply for the positions online on the official website of HPPSC on hppsc.hp.gov.in. The deadline to apply is April 19, 2021
The benefit of reservation will be admissible only to the candidates, who are bonafide residents of Himachal Pradesh in respect of categories, such as SC, ST, OBC, Ex-Servicemen etc. A total of 45 vacancies have been notified. Selected candidates will be appointed at Class-II (Gazetted) on a contract basis in the Department of Forests.
A candidate must be from 21 to 31 years as on January 1, 2021. The upper age limit for direct recruitment shall be 42 years for the candidates already in service of the government including those who have been appointed on adhoc or on contract basis
The aspiring candidate must possess Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Science or Engineering from any recognized University. The eligible candidates will be shortlisted to be called for the written examination by subjecting them to a screening test (objective type) of two hours duration. In the objective type screening test, there will be 100 multiple choice questions of one mark each.
Salary for HPPSC Range Forest Officer posts:Pay band: Rs 10300 - 34800 + Rs 4800 Fixed contractual amount Rs 15100 per month