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Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020: Apply Online for 226 Vacancies of Forest Guard, Forest Ranger and Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher

Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020

Department of Forest & Wildlife, Delhi has released official notification to recruit candidates for the post of Forest Ranger, Forest Guard and Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher to fill up total of 226 vacancies in Delhi Forest Department. The interested candidates who are seeking their career in Delhi Forest Department can utilize this career opportunity to fill the online application on or before 13th February 2020. The aspirants can submit their online application through its official website forest.delhigovt.nic.in by clicking on the link available.

You will get complete information of Delhi Forest Dept Recruitment 2020 about the Important Dates, Application Fees, Age Limit, Number of Vacancies, Salary, Application Process, Exam Pattern and Syllabus, Selection Process, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Result, Admit Card and Answer Key through this article.

Highlights of Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020

Delhi Forest Department Jobs 2020 Overview
Name of the OrganizationDelhi Forest Department
Name of the PostForest Guard, Forest Ranger and Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher
Total Vacancy226 Posts
Job CategoryDelhi Government Jobs
Job LocationDelhi
Application ModeOnline
Selection ProcessCBT and Interview

Important Dates of Delhi Forest Department Jobs 2020

Opening Date of Online Registration Process14th January 2020, 10:00AM
Last Date for Submitting Online Application Form13th April 2020, 11:59 PM
Tentative Dates of Computer Based Online Test12th or 13th March 2020
Admit Card Download DateTo be announced soon
Final Result Announcement DateTo be announced later

Delhi Forest Department Vacancy Details 2020

Post Name URSCSTOBCEWSNumber of Vacancies
Forest Guard030104
Forest Ranger8830155721211
Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher040201030111

Application Fee for Delhi Forest Department Jobs 2020

Applicants can pay the application fee to appear in the Delhi Forest Department examination by online mode according to their category. The fee shall not be refunded under any circumstances once deposited by the candidate. Hence, check out the application fee category wise in the table mentioned below:

For SC/ST and Female CandidatesRs. 100/-
For Other CandidatesNo Fee
Note: Application fee can be paid by Online mode through Debit Card, Credit Card and Net Banking etc.

Eligibility Criteria for Delhi Forest Department Job 2020

Candidates who want to apply for the defined posts must fulfill the eligibility criteria to be qualified for recruitment process. Candidates who do not meet the eligibility criteria will be rejected from the recruitment process. The Eligibility criteria for the Delhi Forest Department for various posts will be as following:

  • Educational Qualification
  • Physical Standard
  • Age Limit

Educational Qualification for Delhi Forest Recruitment 2020

Candidates must have the following educational qualification to be eligible for the various posts in Delhi Forest Department:

Post NameGroupEducational Qualification
  Forest Manager  ‘B’ Non-Gazzeted Non- MinisterialBachelor degree in Science or Engineering from a recognized university in any of the following subjects i.e.,  Chemistry, Agriculture, Computer Application/Computer Science, Engineering Agriculture/Electrical/Mechanics/Electronics/Civil/Chemical, Environmental Science, Geology, Physics, Mathematics, Forestry, Horticulture, Zoology, Veterinary Science, Statistics
Forest Guard‘C’ Non-Gazzeted Non-Ministerial12th/ Senior Secondary examination passed from a recognized board. Knowledge of Hindi
Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher‘C’ Gazzeted Non-Ministerial10th passed from a recognized board

Physical Standard for Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020

Post NameGroupEducational Qualification
  Forest Manager  ‘B’ Non-Gazzeted Non- MinisterialThe minimum standards for chest girth and height for a candidate will be as follows:Male– Height: 163 cm    Chest  Girth: Normal- 84 and Expansion- 05Female– Height: 150 cm  Chest Girth: Normal- 79 cm and Expansion- 05 cm Height Standard are relaxable for ST and Races like Assamese, Bhutanese, Garhwali’s, Kumaonise, Sikkimese,  Ladakhese, Mizo, Naga, Gorkhas, Nepalese, and those from Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Lahaul and Spiti Candidates, i.e. Male- 152 cm and Female- 145 cm Male/ Female candidates must pass the Physical Test Covering a distance of 25/ 16 Km within four hours on foot.

Age Limit for Delhi Forest Department Job 2020

Check all the details regarding age limit to apply for the defined Vacancies:

Age Limit
For Forest RangerNot more than 30 Years
For Forest Guard18- 27 Years
For Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher18-27 Years
Relaxation in Age Limit
For SC and ST Candidates05 Years
For OBC03 Years
For Departmental candidate with at least three years of continuous service in Government of NCT of Delhi05 Years for Group ‘B’Up to 40 Years of age for Group ‘C’ ( 45 Years for ST/SC and OBC) 
NOTE: For more information, refer the official notification of Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020

Selection Process for Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020

The Selection of eligible candidates will be done on the basis of overall performance of the following rounds:

Name of the PostSelection Process
Forest RangerComputer Based Online Examination followed by Physical Test
Forest GuardComputer Based Online Examination followed by Physical Test
Wildlife Guard/ Game WatcherComputer Based Online Examination only

In the selection procedure of Delhi Forest Department recruitment 2020, the applicants will be called for Physical Test on their overall performance in written examination with also keeping in view the number of vacancies. Both Written Examination and Interview is performance is taken into account in making final Merit List for the defined Posts.

Delhi Forest Department Jobs Pay Scale

All those candidates who will get selected in Delhi Forest Department Exam 2020 will be appointed on the following Pay Scale:

PostPay Scale
Forest RangerRs. 35,000/- to Rs. 1,12,400/-(Pay Level 6)
Vice Principal Post PB-1 Rs. 5200-20200 with GP of 2000/-
Wildlife Guard/ Game WatcherRs. 18,000/- to Rs. 56,900/-(Pay Level 1)as per 7th CPC

Exam Pattern for Delhi Forest Department Job 2020

Aspirants must go through the following exam pattern to prepare for the exams:

PostSubjectsQuestionsMarksTotal Duration
Forest RangerStage -13 Hours
Part-1 General Aptitude100 Questions100 Marks
General Intelligence + Reasoning25 Questions25 Marks
General Awareness25 Questions25 Marks
Quantitative Aptitude25 Questions25 Marks
English Comprehension25 Questions25 Marks
Part- 2 Physics, Chemistry,Maths/Biology, Technology& Environment100 Questions100 Marks
Stage-2Not Specified
Physical Test
Forest GuardStage -12 Hours
General Intelligence + Reasoning40 Questions40 Marks
General Awareness40 Questions40 Marks
Quantitative Aptitude40 Questions40 Marks
English Language & Comprehension40 Questions40 Marks
Hindi Language & Comprehension40 Questions40 Marks
Stage-2Not Specified
Physical test
Wildlife Guard/ Game WatcherGeneral Intelligence + Reasoning40 Questions40 Marks2 Hours
General Awareness40 Questions40 Marks
Quantitative Aptitude40 Questions40 Marks
English Language & Comprehension40 Questions40 Marks
Hindi Language & Comprehension40 Questions40 Marks
  • The written Test for all the three posts includes total 200 questions of 200 marks.
  • Each question will carry one mark.
  • The Written Test consists of Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions.
  • The total time duration of exam for Forest Ranger posts will be 180 minutes i.e., 3 hours.
  • The total time duration of exam for Forest Guard and Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher posts will be 120 minutes i.e., 2 hours
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for any wrong attempt.

Syllabus for Delhi Forest Department Job 2020

Post NameSubjectTopics
Forest RangerPart-1 General Aptitude
General Intelligence + Reasoninganalogies, similarities and differences, Visual memory, discrimination, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non- verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, decision making,   Figural Classification, Number and Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Address matching, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Other sub-topics
General AwarenessHistory, Economic Scene, General Policy & Scientific Research, Geography, Culture, etc.
  Quantitative AptitudeWhole numbers, Percentage, Bar diagram, Ratio & Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Time & Work, decimals , fractions, Time and distance,  Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle, Circle and its chords, tangents, Quadrilaterals, Heights and Distances, Histogram, & Pie chart, etc.
  English ComprehensionFill in the blanks, shuffling of sentences in a passage, synonyms, antonyms, active/passive voice of verbs, shuffling of sentence parts, Spot the error, idioms & phrases, one word substitution, improvement of sentences, direct/indirect narration, passage & comprehension passage, etc.
Part-2 Science, Technology & Environment
PhysicsUnits & Dimension, Magnetic effect of electric current, Gravitation, Pressure, Surface Tension, Elasticity, Simple Harmonic Motion, Wave, Sound Wave, force, Heat & Thermodynamics, Light, Radioactivity, Floatation, Static Electricity, Current Electricity, Magnetism, Atomic and Nuclear Physics, Inventions, Motion, Work, Energy, and Power,  Nuclear fission and fusion, Electromagnetism, The kinetic theory of matter, The Human eye and Defects, etc.
ChemistryMatter and its state, , Hydrocarbons, Electrochemistry, Catalyst, Atomic Structure, Oxidation and Reduction, Acids, Base and Salts; Concepts of pH scale, Behavior of Gases, Electrolysis, Chemical Bonding, Periodic Classification of Element, Carbon and its Compound, Fuels, Metals and Non-metals, Chemical Reactions, Radioactivity, List of important Drugs and Chemicals, Fertilizer. etc.
Biology OR MathematicsIntroduction, Plant tissue, Photosynthesis, Classification of Organisms, Cytology, Genetic, Structure of Plant and Animal Cell, Cell: Structure and Functions, Control and Coordination in Human, Human Reproductive system, Excretory system in Humans, Mode of Nutrition in Animal, Nutrition in Animal, Food and Nutrition, Human Diseases, Nuclear fission and nuclear fusion, Classification of Animal Kingdom and Plant Kingdom, Plant Hormones, Mode of Nutrition in Plant, Control and Coordination in Plant, Sexual Reproduction in Flowering Plant, Asexual Reproduction in Plant, Transport system in Plant, Respiration and Excretion in plants, Respiratory system in Humans, Human Circulatory system, The Heart, Composition of Blood, Human Digestive system, The five kingdoms of life, etc.
Real Numbers, Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables, Polynomials, Progressions, , Surface Areas, Volumes, Triangles, Quadratic expressions & Equations, Coordinate Geometry, Trigonometry, Circles, Constructions, Areas, Statistics, Probability, Graphs, etc.
 TechnologyScience & Technology, Ecology and Environment, Infrastructure, Information Technology, Food and Nutrition, Nanotechnology, Advancements in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Space Technology, Electromagnetic Spectrum etc.
EnvironmentEnvironmental ecology, Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, Climate change, UNEP, FAO, UNESCO, Carbon trading and leakage issues, Sustainable Development, Conservation, Basic components of an ecosystem, Waste management, Laws, regulatory bodies and policies at national and international level, etc.
Forest Guard and Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher General AwarenessHistory, Polity, Everyday Science, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, Scientific Research, Constitution, Sports, National/International Organizations /Institutions etc
 Arithmetical & Numerical AbilitySimplification, L.C.M., H.C.F., Decimals, Fractions, Time & Distance, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Menstruation, Average, Profit & Loss, Time & Work, Tables & Graphs etc. of 10th level.
 General Intelligence & Reasoning AbilityDifferences, verbal and figure classification, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, arithmetical reasoning, judgment, decision making, analogies, similarities,  visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship, concepts, arithmetical number series etc.
English and Hindi Language & ComprehensionEnglish and Hindi Languages, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, questions on its Vocabulary, Antonyms and its correct usage etc. Reasoning Ability

Documents Required for Verification

The Verification of documents and identity will be done before issuing the appointment letter. It is mandatory for candidates to be present at the time of document and identity verification along with the original and self-attested photocopy of following documents on the date specified for the purpose of verification:

  • Print out of system generated application with scanned photograph and signature of candidate.
  • Proof of application fee receipt.
  • Mark-sheet of Secondary School Exam in which DOB of the candidate is mentioned.
  • Degrees and Certificates of all educational and higher qualification, including mark-sheet of all year and semesters.
  • Certificate of OBC/SC/ST issued by concerned Competent Authority. (If applicable)
  • The candidates who are already employed with Government Departments/PSU/Autonomous Bodies needs to submit ‘No Objection Certificate (NOC)’ from employer at the time of joining. (If offered appointment)
  • Aadhar Card, in case, it is not issued then candidates needs to bring registration slip for Aadhar.
  • Other documents as given in the advertisement or call letter.
  • In case, if the candidate is not appear before for verification of documents along with original documents then he/she will not be eligible for appointment or shall be rejected.

How to apply for Delhi Forest Department Recruitment 2020?

  • Visit the official website of Delhi Forest Department by clicking on the link mentioned above.
  • Go to Recruitment Page and find the advertisement for Forest Ranger, Forest Guard and Wildlife Guard/ Game Watcher Posts.
  • Download the notification and read it carefully to check the eligibility criteria.
  • If you are eligible then fill the application form.
  • Pay the application and check all the details that you have entered.
  • Click on Submit button.
  • Take the print out of application form for further reference.

Admit Card for Delhi Forest Recruitment Jobs 2020

Department of Forest and Wildlife will release the Admit Cards of the selected candidates will be on their official website. All the participating candidates are advised to collect their Delhi Forest Recruitment Admit Card 2020 to attend examination, otherwise the entry will be prohibited from the examination hall without the proper admit card.

Along with the Admit cards, candidates must carry one valid ID proof (Voter ID, Aadhar Card, Driving License, Passport or PAN Card in original as well as photocopy. The Admit Card contains candidate details like Roll Number, Name, Father’s Name, Category, Sub-Category, Date of Birth, Photograph, Signature, and Address of examination centre allotted. The candidates will be informed about the release of Admit card by e-mail or SMS to download it from website.

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