A pass in Higher Secondary Course with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology or Botany as one of the Subject.
Provided that this qualification shall not be necessary in respect of candidates belonging to the Jungle Tribes ( List specified and given in “Information Brochure” published in the Website: www.forests.tn.gov.in.) and also in the case of those who were appointed as Reserve Watchers on or before 11.10.1982.
Provided further that those who were appointed as Reserve Watchers on or after the 11th October 1982 but prior to the 12th November 1987 must possess a pass in VIII standard or its equivalent in a Recognized School.
Provided further that those who were appointed as Forest Watcher on or after 13.11.1987 must possess the Minimum General Educational Qualification
GUARD WITH DRIVING LICENCE:
A pass in Higher Secondary Course (plus two) with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology or Botany as one of the subjects.
Must possess a valid driving license issued by the competent Transport Authority.
Must possess a certificate from a reputed firm or company to the effect that the candidate possesses experience in driving* of Light motor vehicles / Heavy Motor Vehicles for a period of not less than three years after getting the driving license.
Must possess a basic knowledge of the general mechanism of automobiles.
Must possess the first-aid certificate issued by the recognized organization in Tamil Nadu and
Must be certified to possess the visual standard specified below without glasses.
Category of candidate
Minimum age (should have completed)
Maximum age (should have not completed)
“General” (ie., Candidates not belonging to SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DTs, BCs, and BCMs)
SCs, SC(A)s, STs, MBCs/DTs, BCs and BCMs and DWs of all Castes
Ex-servicemen (For Forest Guard and Forest Guard with Driving Licence)
30 Years (after deducting the period of his service in such service )
ForestGuard– Level –5 Rs. 18,200/- to Rs.57,900/
Forest Guard with Driving Licence– Level –5 Rs. 18,200/- to
The Examination Fee for the posts of Forest Guard and Forest Guard with Driving Licence in respect of SC/ST candidates will be Rs.150/- + applicable service charges and for all other candidates, an examination fee of Rs.300/- + applicable service charges, per candidate will be collected.
The Rule of Reservation of appointments is applicable to these posts and distribution of the vacancies will be as per the rules in force.
The reservation to Differently Abled Persons is not applicable to this recruitment.
Before applying, the candidates should have a scanned image of their photograph, signature, and relevant certificates, etc in CD/DVD/Pen drive.
The candidates applying for the Examination should ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility criteria for admission to the Examination
Last date of application submission:- First week of February 2020
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