TN Forest Guard Recruitment 2019- The Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee (TNFUSRC) released the advance notice for direct recruitment for the posts of Forest Guard (227 posts) and Forest Guard with Driving Licence (93 Posts) for the year 2019, within the state of Tamil Nadu. Interested candidates can check the advance notification given on this page. This recruitment for government of Tamil Nadu forest department. For more information regarding the TN Forest Guard Recruitment 2019, go through this page.
TN Forest Guard Recruitment 2019
For all the candidates who wants to be a part of the Government of Tamil Nadu forest department, this is the golden opportunity for all the government job aspirants of Tamil Nadu state. Candidates are advised to go through the schedule given below.
|Date of Notifcation||02 Aug 2019|
|Date of Online Application form||to be announced|
|Last date to fill the online application form||to be announced|
|Last date to pay the application fee||to be announced|
|Availability of Admit card/hall ticket||to be announced|
|Date of Online Examination||to be announced|
|Availability of Answer key||to be announced|
|Declaration of Result||to be announced|
TN Forest Guard Advance Notice 2019
All the applicants who are interested in the recruitment of TNFUSRC for the post of Forest Guard can check the official advance notice for the posts of Forest Guard & Forest Guard with driving license. Below an image is given which indicates the total number of vacant posts for Forest Guard. Candidates are advised to visit this page for more & regular updates on TN Forest Guard recruitment 2019.
TN Forest Guard Application Form 2019
As it is mentioned earlier that the TNFUSRC just released the advance notification for the recruitment of posts of Forest Guard and Forest Guard with the driver’s license. The detailed information brochure will be released soon by the TNFUSRC on its official website (forests.tn.gov.in).
A link will be available to fill the online application form. It is mandatory to complete the one time registration process through one time registration portal and to generate the OTR number in order to complete the recruitment procedure.
Mode of Application- The only option to fill the application form is through online mode only.
Details need to fill- It is required to fill the basic details by the candidates while filling application form. It is advised to cross-check all the details once again before final submission, which are as follows:
- Personal details.
- Educational Qualifications.
- Contact Details.
- Scanned Photograph / Signature.
Application Fee- In order to complete the application form procedure it is compulsory to make the payment, the application fee amount is given below:
₹ 150 + extra service charges which is required to pay by the candidates while making payment.
Mode of payment- The application fee must be paid through secured online payment gateways by using credit/debit card, or any other digital payment system.
TN Forest Guard Eligibility Criteria
It is always mandatory to fulfill the eligibility criteria before filling the online application and one should go through the eligibility criteria decided by the forest department Tamil Nadu government. The minimum eligibility is to qualify at least 10+2 with one of the main subjects are: Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology and Botany. There should be no pending subjects or results in the said criteria.
For Forest Guard with Driving License-
- 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology and Botany as one of the main subjects.
- It is utmost important to own a valid driving license by the candidates, which should be issued by the RTO (Regional Transport Officer) or by any competent transport authority.
- A minimum of three years of experience as a driver in a reputed firm/company. Candidate must own a certificate of experience in the driving of light motor vehicles / Heavy Motor Vehicles.
- One should have a certificate of first aid from a recognized organisation of Tamil Nadu state. Also should have some knowledge about automobiles and its mechanisms.
- A person from any or with a background of the Defense services such as the Navy or the Air force are eligible for direct recruitment as Forest Guard, Forest Guard with Driving Licence.
- Candidate should have the certificated visual standard without glasses as per the parameters mentioned below:
|Type of Vision||Right eye||Left eye|
|Near Vision||0.5||0.5 (Snellen)|
- Any candidate who recently discharged from the Army Service (Land force) such candidates will be eligible for the direct recruitment.
- Candidates with any kind of eye complications
Age limit- Interested candidates must note that before apply for the TN Forest Guard recruitment 2019, there is a age limit for the said post.
- Candidates belongs to the general category should have a minimum age of 21 to 30 years.
- A relaxation of 5 years is given to the candidates belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DCs, BCs and BCMs and DWs i.e. they can apply till 35 Years.
- Applicants who are applying for the forest guard & forest guard with driving license and belongs to the Ex- service man group or category should be in between 21 to 30 years of age.
TN Forest Guard Exam Pattern
All the interested candidates must go through the given information which indicates the examination pattern of the Tamil Nadu Forest Guard recruitment 2019, which are as follows:
Medium of question paper- The online examination question paper consists questions from the Tamil language as well as English language.
Criteria to qualify- Candidates belongs to the categories like: BCs, BCMs, MBCs/DCs, SCs, SC(A)s and STs are required to obtain minimum 30% marks for the selection. For other category candidates, a minimum marks of 40% are required.
For forest guard-
Total number of marks- 150.
Subjects- General Knowledge.
Total duration of Examination- 3 hours.
Physical Standards: It is mandatory to fulfill the physical standards to qualify for the further stage of selectioni i.e. endurance test.
|Category||Height (cm)||Chest Normal (cm)||Chest Expansion (cm)|
Candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes and Jungle Tribes for both male and female the minimum height standards in centimeter is 152 cm and 145 cm respectively.
Candidates must have the certificate containing above particulars from a Medical Officer, by the Government Medical Institution.
Endurance Test: Applicants need to face a Physical test which will include a walk for 25 km and 16 km completed in 4 Hours for male and female / third gender candidates. Candidates are also required to meet the parameters set by the Medical Board in Chennai certifying physical fitness and ability to work in the fields of Tamil Nadu Forest Department.
In order to qualify for the post of TNPSC Forest Guard and Forest Guard with Driving license it is mandatory to qualify the online examination. Those who qualifies the online written examination will be called for the next stages of selection which are Physical Standards Verification, Endurance Test and personality test in the 1:3 ratio for the final selection and posting of the candidates. If any candidates fail to attend or to qualify any of the stages will be rejected and marked as unqualified for the post.
- Online Written Test.
- Physical Standards verification.
- Endurance Test.
A: No, there is no mobile app or any other platform to fill the application form, it is advised to visit the official website of the TNFUSRC to fill the online application form securely.
A: The TNFUSRC just released the advance notice for the recruitment of Forest Guard & the official information brochure will be published soon on the official website of the Tamil Nadu Forest department.
A: Yes, it is mandatory to renew your driving license & to update it, as because it is compulsory to carry a valid driving license for the recruitment purpose.
Official Website: forests.tn.gov.in
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