90 Forest Section Officer Posts @ TSPSC

Applications are invited for filling up the post of Forest Section Officer in Forest Department (EFS&T).
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Forest Section Officer: 90 Posts
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree in Botany or Forestry or Horticulture or Zoology or Physics or Chemistry or Mathematics or Statistics or Geology or Agriculture as a subject or a Bachelor's degree in Engineering with Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or Civil Engineering of any University of India, established or incorporated by or under a Central Act, State Act or Provincial Act or an Institution recognised by the University Grants Commission or an equivalent qualification.

Physical requirements: No person shall be eligible for appointment by direct recruitment posts in the service, unless he is not less than 163 cms in height, not less than 84 cms round the chest on full inspiration and has a chest expansion of not less than 5 cms on full inspiration.
  • In case of women candidates they must not be less than 150 cms in height not less than 79 cms round the chest on full inspiration and a Chest expansion of not less than 5 cms on full inspiration.
  • Provided the minimum height is relaxable by 5 cms, in the case of the candidates belong to Gurkhas, Nepalese, Assamese, NAFA, Naga, Manipuri, Gauhati, Kummoni, Sikkimese, Bhutanese and Scheduled Tribes.
  • Provided further that in the case of candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes, where the reserved quota cannot be fully utilized for want of sufficient number of candidates possessing the requisite Physical Qualifications, the physical standards shall not be less than 158 cms in height and not less than 78.8 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 5 cms.
  • The candidate should possess normal Eye sight apart from the Physical requirements prescribed above
Age Limit (As on 01/07/17): 31 years
Scale of Pay: Rs.21,230 - 63,010/-
Application Fee: Rs.200/-

Examination Fee: Rs.80/-. SC, ST & BC candidates of Telangana State, Unemployed applicants in the age group of 18 to 31 years of Telangana State (They have to submit declaration at an appropriate time to the Commission that they are unemployed) and Ex-servicemen are exempted from payment of examination fee.

Scheme of Examination:

Written Examination (Objective Type)

No. of Questions

Duration (Minutes)

Maximum Marks

Paper- I: General Knowledge




Paper-II: General Mathematics






How to Apply: Candidates can apply online only.

Important Dates:
  • Opening date for receipt of online application form: August 21, 2017
  • Closing date for receipt of online application form: September 12, 2017
  • Date of examination: October 22, 2017
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Published on 8/17/2017 11:13:00 AM

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