West Bengal Police Recruitment: Apply For Forest Guard Post

By Divya

An employment notification has been released by The West Bengal Police to apply for the positions of Forest Guard under Directorate of Forests. Those interested in taking up the government jobs can now apply on their official website.

The details of vacancy and other requirements are mentioned below:

Vacancy details

  • Total posts: 259
  • Name of the posts: Forest Guard

Category wise vacancies details:

  • For unreserved: 106
  • For unreserved (Ex-Servicemen): 6
  • For Scheduled Caste: 88
  • For Scheduled Caste (Ex-serviceman): 3
  • For Scheduled Tribe: 17
  • For OBC-A: 22
  • For OBC-B: 14
Apply For Forest Guard Post

Eligibility criteria

Educational qualification:
The candidates interested in applying for this post should have passed Madhyamik Examination or its equivalent from the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or any institution recognized by the state governments or the central government.


Age limit:

The age of the candidates applying for these posts must not exceed 32 years and must be minimum 18 years.

Pay scale:

The selected candidates will be getting a monthly salary of Rs 5,400 to RS 25,200, along with a grade pay of Rs 1,900.

How is the selection procedure done?

The candidates will be selected on the basis of a competitive written examination, physical standard and physical efficiency test, personality test and medical examination.

How to apply?

The candidates interested in these posts are required to apply at the official website

Important dates:

  • The last date for submission of online or offline application form is May 19, 2017.

Also read: Karnataka Forest Department Recruitment: Apply For Forest Guard

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