Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee (TNFUSRC) invites application from eligible candidates to be recruited as Forest Watcher in Tamil Nadu Forest Department. Candidates will be shortlisted for the posts on the basis of Examination conducted by online mode only.
|Date of Notification||07.03.2019|
|Commencement of Online Application||May 1st Week|
|Last date for submission of Online Application||May 3rd Week|
|Date of Online Computer-based Examination||June 4th Week|
|Post||Categories of vacancy||Pay-scale|
|FOREST WATCHER||144||123||16||93||70||14||5||465||Rs. 16,600/- to Rs.52,400/-|
|FOREST WATCHER (earmarked to ST youths from specified Districts only)||–||–||–||–||–||–||99||99|
**GT-General Turn, BC-Backward Class, BCM- Backward Class Muslim, MBC/DC – Most Backward Class / Denotified Community, SC-Scheduled Caste, SC(A)-Scheduled Caste Arunthathiyar, ST-Scheduled Tribe.
Candidates aspiring for the job must fulfill certain criteria, like
The minimum age of the candidates appearing for the online exam must be of 21years and the maximum age should not exceed 30 years.
Note: Certain reserved categories have relaxation in the upper age limit. Please verify the official notification in this regard.
Candidates must have passed S.S.L.C Public Examination or its equivalent with eligibility for admission to Higher Secondary Courses of Studies (or) to College Courses of studies.
Candidate must possess the following minimum Physical Standards.
|Category||Height (cm)||Chest (cm)|
|Male||163||79 (around the chest) on full expiration||05 (on full inspiration)|
|Female and Third gender||150||74 (around the chest) on full expiration||05 (on full inspiration)|
The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of online examination mode only. The examination will be of objective type (multiple choice) covering the subject of General Knowledge.
Based on the Online Examination, the eligible (successful) candidates will be called for appearing in Certificate Verification, Physical Standards Verification and Endurance Test in 1:3 ratio for final Selection.
Candidates have to apply online through Tamil Nadu Forest Department’s Website. Before applying, the candidates should have scanned image of their photograph, signature and relevant certificates, etc. in CD/DVD/Pen drive. An examination fee of Rs. 150 to be paid only through the online gateway for the concerned post within 15th May 2019.