HP Forest Department Recruitment 2019: Apply for 58 Forest Guard Posts on hpforest.nic.in

HP Forest Department Recruitment 2019
HP Forest Department Recruitment 2019

The Himachal Pradesh Forest Department has called up for applications for the recruitment for the post of Forest Guard. The Interested candidates can apply to the jobs through the prescribed format on or before 11 November 2019 being the last date.

There are total 58 Posts for Forest Guard which include:

Area Vacancies
Bilaspur 11 Posts
Chamba 13 Posts
Hamirpur 14 Posts
Kullu 13 Posts
Mandi 4 Posts
WL South Shimla 3 Posts

Important Dates:

Name of the Event Dates
The application process started on 23rd October 2019
The online application process ends on 11th November 2019
The offline application process ends on 15th November 2019

The official website to get more updates about the recruitment is https://hpforest.nic.in/ .

Selection Process:

The selection process will be in accordance to the following stages-

Criteria Marks
Physical Fitness No Marks (Only Pass)
Written Test 85 Marks
Rating In accordance to the breakup 15 (Break- up by the government)

Physical Criteria:

Person Type Distance Timing
Men Running 14 second 100 Meter
    2.45 Minute 800 Meter
Female Running 2.45 second 100 Meter
    4.15 Minute 800 Meter

Physical fitness requirement:



  Height Chest without expansion Chest with expansion
Men 165 CM 79 CM 84 CM
Women 150 CM 74 CM 79 CM

Education Requirement:

The Candidates need to carry these required documents for Physical Fitness Test (PFT):

  • Both the Certificate of 10+2
  • New Greetings Certificate
  • The Certificate of NCC/ NSS etc. or whichever are Sports-related.
  • A Passport size Photographs-4 copies

Pay Scale:

The pay Scale shall include Rs. 5910 + 2000 Grade pay + 50% of Grade pay respectively.

The Enthusiastic candidates can apply to the posts of Forest Guard by the online mode on or before 11 November 2019.Also the candidates are recommended to check all notification PDFs for more details.

For more details candidates shall check the official notification on the official website.

Take a glance at HP Forest Guard Result 2019.