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WB Forest Recruitment 2017 – 259 Forest Guard Openings

WB Forest Recruitment 2017: The official site of West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has been notified with new employment notification over its recruitment site. On referring the advertisement of WB Forest Recruitment 2017 about 259 vacancies are going to be filled below Forest Guard Posts. Individuals who have passed Higher Secondary level examination are preferable for WB Forest Guard Job. Candidates who are seeking for jobs in government Police departments can make use of this golden opportunity. If you desire to get into this job, then you are asked to submit your application either via online or offline mode, before the last.

Board Name West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB)
Post Name Forest Guard
Vacancies 259 Last Date 19-05-2017
Education Madhyamik pass
Job Nature Permanent Basis
Location West Bengal

WB Forest Recruitment 2017

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board is a placement agency which hires suitable armed force for serving below West Bengal Police department. In order to recruitment young and energetic forest guards below Directorate of Forests, WBPRB planned to conduct an open competitive exam. Aspirants who are applying for these posts have to be physical fit and healthy.

Moreover, they should also fulfill the physical standards which are mentioned in West Bengal Forest Department Recruitment 2017 Notification.   If not, they are required to apply for this post. Various filtering process will be handled to shortlist the right person for WB Forest Posts. Selected candidates would be put under probation before confirming their post. Please move down this page for grabbing more details.

Post Wise Openings in WB Forest

Sl.No Post Name No of Posts Age Limit Salary
1 Forest Guard 259 32 years Rs.25200/- pm


Educational Requirements: Candidates who have passed Madhyamik or similar qualification from the West Bengal board of Secondary Education or any government approved board are suitable for WB Forest Posts.

  • Required Qualification – Madhyamik or 12th pass

Age Limitation & Relaxation: Aspirants who have attained the age of 18 years and not 32 years are desirable for WB Forest vacancies. The cut-off date for calculating the age of the applicants would be as 1st January 2017. Upper age limit can be relaxable for reserved category applicants as per government orders.

  • Age Limit – 18 to 32 years
  • Age Limit for SC/ ST – 37 years
  • Age Limit for OBC – 35 years

Selection Methodology: The application submitted through online or offline shall be scrutinized by the screening team and only the deserving candidates would be invited for Competitive Written Exam. Candidates who are qualifying in this test are required to appear for PST and PET.

Physical measurement like Height and chest size will be considered with subject to the physical standards mentioned in WB Forest Recruitment 2017 notice. For PET, the contestants will be asked to reach 25 or 16 kilometers by walk in 4 hours.

Candidates found to be physically fit shall be invited for Personality test. Based on the performance the decision for selection will be done. The provisionally selected candidates have to undergo medical verification.

  • Written Test
  • Physical Standard and Efficiency Test
  • Personality test
  • Medical Verification

Pay Scale & Salary: The selected candidates will be appointed on permanent basis below Directorate of Forests. Before regularizing the job, they have to undergo probation for certain period. Monthly wages offered for the WB Forest Guard will be as per pay band 2 only.

  • Pay Scale – Rs.5400 to 25200/- pm
  • Grade Pay – Rs.1900/-

Application & Processing Fee: Appliers are requested to remit the mentioned fee in the form of online payment gateways such as credit or debit card or net banking.

Category Application Fee Processing fee
General Rs.200 Rs.20/-
SC/ ST Nil Rs.20/-

Those who are applying through Tathya–Mitra-Kendras have to pay Rs.23/- as service charges along with the Application & Processing fee.

Aspirants who are submitting the application through offline mode should deposit the fee amount through UBI challan or India post challan form drawn in favour of “West Bengal Police Recruitment Board”.

How to Apply for WB Forest Recruitment 2017

Candidates who are willing to apply for the WB Forest Recruitment 2017 are requested to submit their application through online. Candidates have to be ready with the scanned copies of photo and sign before registration process. Follow the steps given below for submitting your application through online.

  • Log on to the official site of “www.policewb.gov.in”.
  • Hit on the Recruitment link on the top of the page.
  • On the next page, select the “Recruitment of Forest Guard”
  • Now, select the “Fill up Application form Online” tab for application process.
  • Select the post name and click “Apply Online”
  • If you are new user, hit “Sign up now”
  • After profile creation, enter the user name and password as login data.
  • Fill the details like qualification, address, etc.
  • Insert the softcopy of photo and signature.
  • Choose the payment Option and remit the fee.
  • After final submission, an application form will be displayed in printable format.

For Offline Application: Candidates who are willing to apply through offline have to download the application format from the above link and fill it with required details. Affix a recent passport size photo thereon and attach the original copy of challan along with it.

All these documents have to reach the office of “Chairman, West Bengal Police Recruitment Board, Araksha Bhaban, 5th Floor, Block– DJ, Sector – II, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700 091” by post. Don’t forget to mention “Post Applied for______” on the top of the envelope.

Note: If you find any difficulty in filling online or offline form, please get assistance from Tathya Mitra Kendras.

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Important dates

  • Last Date for Online or Offline Application Submission – 19th May 2017 (5pm)

Note: Here in this article, we have offered sufficient details regarding WB Forest Recruitment 2017 for making it simple for candidate’s reference. You are asked to go through the official notification for grabbing more details.

Updated: 22nd April 2017 — 4:21 pm

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