Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment


Want to get yourself a government job? Here is the opportunity knocking at your door! The Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission has released the latest recruitment notification for the recruitment in the post of Forest Guard. To prepare yourself in the best possible way you must get hold of all the prior information regarding the Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2019.

Uttarakhand Subordinate Service Selection Commission

Here, you are going to get all the required data in the form of category wise vacancy, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, how to apply process and many more. So, scroll through and get all the info here.

Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2019: Vacancy Details

As per the official Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment Notification, there are 1218 vacant posts as a whole. However, there are vacancies for the reserved category candidates. You can go through the table below to know more about the category wise vacancies.

Name Of The PostReservation ClassificationTotal VacancyVacancy Reserved For Women CandidatesVacancy Reserved For Freedom Fighter Category CandidatesVacancy Reserved For Ex-Servicemen Category CandidatesVacancy Reserved For Uttarakhand State Andolankari Category CandidatesVacncy For Other Candidates
Forest GuardSC Candidates31093061631164
ST Candisates742201040740
OBC Candidates21163041121112

Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2019: Eligibility Criteria

To apply for the vacant posts there are certain eligibility criteria you need to fulfil. Here are all the details on eligibility criteria,

Age Limit

The minimum of the aspirants must have to be 18 years. The maximum age limit for the General Candidates is 28 years. However, the reserved category candidates will get relaxation in the upper age limit as per the government rules.

Educational Qualification

The candidates must have to pass the intermediate (10+2) or equivalent from a recognized board of India to apply for the post of forest guard.

Physical Standard

Along with the educational qualification and age, candidates need to maintain a certain physical standard set by the recruitment board. As per the guidelines, the minimum height of the male candidates is 163 centimetre. The minimum height for the female candidates is 150 centimetre. The male candidates must have the ability to expand their chest up to 5 centimetres.

Uttarakhand Forest Guard Syllabus

Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2019: Selection Process

The whole selection process consists of the physical efficiency test and a written examination. Having all the prior information on the selection process is really important. Because, after getting the hand on this info you will be able to prepare yourself accordingly. So, scroll through to get a view of the physical efficiency test and the written examination. You can easily take a look at JVVNL Recruitment details.

Physical Efficiency Test

In the physical efficiency, test candidates will have to walk certain distance putting a certain weight on the shoulder. Along with that, there will be event like,

  • Shot Put
  • Long Jump
  • High Jump

Take a look at the table below to get the details of the events,

Serial No.EventMale CandidatesFemale Candidates
01.Run25 km with 10 kg weight on shoulder within 4 hours14 km with 05 kg weight on shoulder within 4 hours
02.Shot Put(7.25kg)5.00 meter3.50 meter
03.Long Jump4.00 meter2.00 meter
04.High Jump1.10 meter0.70 meter

Written Test

The successful candidates in the physical efficiency test will be called for the Offline Written Test. In the written test their will 100 questions each carrying 1 marks. Therefore, the full marks in the paper will be 100. You will get 2 hours to complete the paper. There will be questions from the following topic,

  • General Hindi
  • General Knowledge
  • General Awareness

In the written examination, there will be negative marking. For each wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted from the total marks.

Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2019: Application Fee

Candidates from the General Category need to pay Rupees 300/- as the application fees. The application fees for the OBC category is Rupees 300/- as well. Whereas, the other reserved category candidates will get exemption in the application fees. The application fee for the reserved category candidates is as follows,

  • For SC Candidates- Rs. 150/-
  • ST Candidates- Rs. 150/-
  • Physical Challenged Candidates- Rs. 150/-

Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment 2019: How To Apply?

Candidates need to apply online through the official website of Uttarakhand Staff Selection Commission. There are four steps you need to follow to apply for the Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment. The four phases of online application are as follows,

  1. Online Registration
  2. Application Form Fillup
  3. Photo & Signature Upload
  4. Online Application Fee Payment

Go through the steps below to apply for the vacant posts.

  • Firstly, go to the official website of the Uttarakhand Staff Selection Commission.
  • Then, locate the advertisement for the corresponding post
  • Click on the link given to proceed with the Online Application
  • Enter your mobile number and email id at the right place to register yourself
  • After successfully registering yourself you need to proceed with the online application form filling.
  • Enter all the required details at the right place
  • Then, click the Save & Next Button.
  • Here you need to upload the scanned file of your photograph and signature

Guidelines To Upload Scanned Photograph and Signature File

  • The Photograph must have to be Recent, Passport Size and Colored as well.
  • The scanned file needs to be in JPG Format
  • Size of the photograph must be within 10kb to 50kb
  • The candidates need to sign in a white paper with a blue or black ink pen
  • The scanned file of the signature also needs to be in the JPG format
  • The file size must be within 10 kb to 20kb

After, uploading the signature and the photograph file successfully you need to pay the application fee through the online mode or by e-challan of Bank of Baroda.

That’s all from our side. We have put all the necessary details about the Uttarakhand Forest Guard Recruitment here. Still, if you think we have missed out on something you can ask us here through the comment box below. To get latest updates on Government Job Recruitment you can keep a check on our website.


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