UTTARAKHAND FOREST GUARD RECRUITMENT- 2017 – 1218 Vacancy – Last Date –20/09/2017.

Uttarakhand Forest Department Recruitment 2017 Notice for Forest Guard Post.

Uttarakhand Subordinate Services Selection Board recently declared a recruitment notice of forest guard under Forest Department. The total number of Vacancy declared is 1218. The whole process from eligibility to applying for this recruitment are elaborated below –

Recruitment Notice Number – 10/USSSC/ 2017.

Recruitment Publishing Date: 03/08/2017

Opening Date of Application:


Name of the post – Forest Guard

Category of the post: Group C

Nationality: Citizen of India.

The scale of Pay :

Level -3, with Rs. 21700-69100.

Nature of the Job – Permanent and pensionable (contributory)

Age Limit

. For General (Unreserved) Candidates –  18yrs – 24yrs as on 1.07.2017.

Other reservations as per Uttarakhand Govt rules in force.

Educational Qualification :

10+2 passed in science/agriculture from any govt recognized Board.

 Application fees for the exam :

For UR/Uttarakhand OBC candidates: Rs 300/- plus bank charges

For Uttarakhand SC/ST candidates: Rs 150/- plus bank charges

For Uttarakhand ex-servicemen candidates: Rs 150/- plus bank charges


Vacancy Details:

  WO Ex. Servicemen DFF UKA Others Total
SC 93 16 06 31 164 310
ST 22 4 01 07 40 74
OBC 63 11 04 21 112 211
GENERAL 187 31 12 62 331 623


365 62 23 121 647 1218


Physical Standard :

Height :in cm

For Male For Female
. 163cm


For SC/ST,Nepalese,Burmese,gorkhas,

assamese male candidates

For SC/ST,Nepalese,Burmese,gorkhas,

assamese female candidates

152cm 145cm


Chest Measurement of candidates –

Candidates Normal After Expansion


Male candidates 84cm 89cm
Female candidates 79 cm 84 cm


Physical Fitness Test Details:

First of all, all of the candidates have to appear for physical measurement test. And the candidate who gets through the process has to appear for physical Fitness test as per rules. The details of the physical fitness test are:

Description of the Test For male candidates to qualify For female candidates to qualify
Male candidate:25 km run with 10kg weight on the back

Female candidate:14 km run with 5 kg weight on the back

Within 4 hrs  


Within 4 hrs


Shotput(7.275 kg) 5 meter distance 3.50 meter distance
Long jump 4-meter distance 2-meter  distance
High jump 1.10 meter high 0.70 meter high

Selection Process –

The candidates who clear the physical fitness test are to be called for written exam. The written exam shall consist of multiple choice questions of 100 marks. The duration of the exam shall be of 2 hours. Each question shall be allotted 1 marks and every wrong answer there will be a penalty of 0.25 marks. The question will be of intermediate standard and question will be from general science and agriculture related.

Mode of Application – Online through the official site.

Closing Date of the Application


However, the last date of payment of fees through E challan is 23/09/2017.

Date of Written Examination – not yet declared.

The information of the  Hall Ticket/ Call Letter/ Admit Card will be updated on this website as soon as declared on the official website  So, please keep visiting this site for regular updates.

Important links of this Recruitment Notice are given below :

1 .Detailed official notification ..       click here.

  1. Application link .. click here 

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