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26 November, 2023

OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2023 Apply Online for 1993 Vacancies - Notification Pdf

The Odisha Subordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC) in Bhubaneswar is inviting online applications from both 10th and 12th pass candidates for the recruitment of Forester and Forest Guard positions. These positions will be located in various establishments under different departments of the Government of Odisha. The selection process will be based on the OSSSC Combined Recruitment Examination - 2023 (II).


The OSSSC has issued a recruitment announcement for positions in Forest Guard and Forester. Those interested in applying can do so online via the official website (, starting from October 26, 2023, until November 27, 2023. The OSSSC Forester and Forest Guard Vacancy for 2023 is categorized by district, territorial circle, and division. The official notification contains information on the total number of vacancies for each position, along with reservation details for various candidate categories. The Notification PDF is accessible on this page.

OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2023 Notification Pdf, Apply Online

Job Organization

Odisha Sub ordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC)

Post Name

Forester, Forest Guard

Total Vacancies


Job Location

Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Registration Date

26/10/2023 to 27/11/2023

Selection Process

Combined Examination

Official Website

OSSSC Livestock Inspector Eligibility Criteria:

Minimum Educational Qualifications:

  • Forester: The candidate must have passed +2 (Matric with 12th) Science from recognized university, Institution or Board as the case may be with knowledge in basic Computer skills.
  • Forest Guard: The candidate must have passed High School Certificate Examination (10+) from recognized Board or Institution.

Age Limit:

  • Minimum 18 years and Maximum 38 years as on 1st January 2023.
  • The Upper Age Relaxation - 05 years for SC / ST / SEBC / Women and 10 years for PwD.

Other Eligibility:

  • A Candidate must be able to speak, read and write Odia and have passed the Middle School Examination with Odia as a language subject or Passed Matric or equivalent exam with Odia as the medium of examination in non language subjects or passed in Odia as language subject in the final exam of Class VII or equivalent exam or Passed a test in Odia in Middle English School Standard.

OSSSC Forest Guard Exam Date 2023:

Currently, the Odisha Sub-Ordinate Staff Selection Commission (OSSSC) has not yet released the examination dates for the OSSSC Livestock Inspector, Forester, and Forest Guard positions. To remain informed about the examination schedule and other critical details, please visit the official OSSSC website at Go to the "Recruitment" section, where you can access the "Recruitment Calendar" to find the most recent information on upcoming exams and their respective dates. Make it a habit to frequently monitor the official website for any announcements and updates pertaining to these vacancies and their associated examination dates.

OSSSC Livestock Inspector Salary:

  • Forester: ₹ 25500, Pay Matrix Level-7, Cell-1

  • Forest Guard: ₹ 19900, Pay Matrix Level-4, Cell-1

OSSSC Livestock Inspector Selection Process 2023:

  • Written Examination
  • Physical Test: Physical Standard Measurement Test (PSM) & Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Documents Verification

OSSSC Livestock Inspector Exam Pattern 2023:

The Examination for 150 marks followed by PST. The Exam shall be of 10th standard in one paper only (i.e. MCQ type in OMR System). The Minimum Cutoff Marks for Reserved Category shall by 30% and 35% (52 Marks) for General candidates.


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How to Apply OSSSC Forest Guard Recruitment 2023:

Please follow these steps to register for Odisha Forest and Forest Guard job positions through the OSSSC Online Web Portal:

  1. To begin the registration process, visit the OSSSC Online Web Portal at

  2. Fill in all mandatory sections with the required information. Additionally, be prepared to upload the following documents: a clear specimen of your signature, a recent colored passport-sized photograph, and the necessary mark sheets.

  3. Ensure that you possess a personal email address and an active mobile number that will remain valid throughout the entire recruitment process. This is vital to receive important updates and notifications.

  4. It's important to note that there is no examination fee for applying for Odisha Forest and Forest Guard job positions.

  5. The deadline for submitting your application online is set for 27/11/2023 (Monday).

OSSSC Forest Guard and Forester Notification Pdf 2023

OSSSC Apply Online Link 2023


✅ How many vacancies in OSSSC Forest Guard 2023?

Forester - 316 Posts
Forest Guard - 1677 Posts

✅ What is minimum Qualification for OSSSC Forest Guard 2023?

Forester – Minimum 10+2 / Senior Secondary Pass.
Forest Guard - Minimum 10th class / Matriculation pass.

✅ What are important dates for OSSSC Forest Guard 2023?

OSSSC Forester and Forest Guard Vacancy 2023 Schedules:

➢ Opening date for Online Registration: 26/10/2023
➢ Last Date for Online Registration: 27/11/2023
➢ Last date for Submission of Online Application: 30/11/2023
➢ Tentative date of OSSSC Lab Technician Exam 2023: Will be Notified later.

by | Last Updated on Sunday, November 26, 2023