Applications are invited from the candidates only through ONLINE mode for Direct Recruitment for the vacancies for the post of Forest Watcher (included in the Tamil Nadu Forest Subordinate Service) in Tamil Nadu Forest Department.
Watcher Recruitment Notification of Forest Department TNFUSRC
Tamil Nadu Recently published the notification for watcher recruitment for the year 2019. The Notification was released on 7th March 2019 on the recruitment section of www.forest.tn.gov.in. If you are interested in the vacancy then you can read the information brochure by downloading it from below given permalink.
Here you will find short but necessary details to apply online.
www.forest.tn.gov.in Application Form For Watchers
The candidate can apply only through the Website: www.forests.tn.gov.in. Any other Mode/ Form of applications will be summarily rejected. The Application form for www.forest.tn.gov.in watcher recruitment is available to download here. You can do online registration also through the official website.
The Recruitment is for watcher post in the tamil nadu forest department. Official website for forest department is www.forest.tn.gov.in. Total number of vacancies are 564 for the same post. Notification was released on 07.03.2019.
Online Application is going to start in the first week of may and the last date would be between 3rd week of May.
Date of computer based online examination will be in 4th week of June.
TN Forest department haven’t declared the application form dates yet but they have informed us that it would start in the starting of May month.
- Name Of the Post : Watcher in Tamil Nadu Forest
- Total Vacancy : 564
- Date For Online Application Form : 1st Week of May
- Last Date for online application : 3rd Week of May
What is the Selection Process For Watcher Jobs in tamil nadu forest ?
The Selection Process is divided into 3 phases. Candidate need to clear all of the phase to get selected as a watcher for tamil nadu forest department.
The First Phase is Physical Standard, Second Phase is Endurance Test And the Third and very important phase is Computer based online test.
1) Eligibility Of Physical Standard for Watcher
Physical standard is different for male candidates and female candidates. it includes minimum height and chest standards to qualify. Here is the information about physical Standard Test / PST.
- For Male Candidates
- Height : 163 CM
- Chest : 79 CM And Expansion 5 CM
- For Female Candidates:
- Height : 150 CM
- Chest : 74 CM And Expansion 5 CM
A certificate containing the following particulars should be obtained from a Medical Officer, above the rank of an Assistant Surgeon appointed by the Government to Government Medical Institution on or after the date of Notification 07-03–2019 and submit the documents when called for by the TNFUSRC.
2) Endurance / Physical Eligibility Test (PET) For Watcher
Applicant will be required to undergo a Physical test consisting of a walk over 25 km and 16 km to be completed in four hours by male and female / third gender candidates respectively which will be conducted by the TNFUSRC. Candidate must satisfy a Medical Board in Chennai regarding his/her physical fitness and capacity for rough outdoor work in the Tamil Nadu Forest Department.
3) Computer Based Online Examination for TNFUSRC
In this examination candidates will provided with the exam center and admit card. Exam center will be written in admit card and to take part in examination you need to reach out to the center.
At the exam center one computer with the online exam will be provided to you. It will be Objective type examination and you need to select answers in the computer which will be connected to internet.
To take part in Online examination of watchers for forest department you need to pay application fee which is 150 INR for all the candidates. You can pay that through online payment gateway using credit card / debit card / Net banking or you can print out challan and pay the challan at the nearest appointed bank of yours.
Examinations will be held in all districts of Tamil Nadu. The Tamil Nadu Forest Uniformed Services Recruitment Committee (TNFUSRC) reserves the right to modify the number of Examination Centres and to re-allot the candidates. The list of Districts for the Examination is available in the Information Brochure.
- Date of Watcher Online Test : 4th Week of June
Details Of Online Application For TNFUSRC Watcher Recruitment
To apply online you will need some documents and details ready to submit it with application form.
You will need the scanned image of your passport size photo of 10kb to 50kb in JPG or JPEG Format. Also you will need the information of your address, Mobile Number, Email ID & Date of birth.
How to Apply Online on www.forest.tn.gov.in ?
- Candidates are first required to logon to the Tamil Nadu Forest Department’ Website www.forests.tn.gov.in link.
- There, Click “TNFUSRC recruitments”.
- Select the name of the Post for which they wish to apply.
- Before uploading the application, a hard copy of the application should be generated and checked for correctness as entries once made cannot be edited after submission. Therefore, the candidates are requested to take utmost care while applying Online.