Technical Assistant Field/Lab. / Lower Division Clerk / Forest Guard

ICFRE - Tropical Forest Research Institute
0 to 3 Years
Posted on 02 Jul 19
Job DescriptionLast Date 09 Aug 19

Advt. No. TFRI/JBP/DR-1/2019

Technical Assistant (Field/Lab.) / Lower Division Clerk / Forest Guard  job opportunities in ICFRE - Tropical Forest Research Institute

Technical Assistant (Field/Lab.)

No. of Posts :  04 (UR-02, SC-01, ST-01)

Qualifications :  Bachelor degree in Science with Botany/Zoology/Biology/Forestry subject

Pay  :  Pay level-5

Age Limit :  21 - 30 years

Stenographer Grade II

No. of Posts :  02 (UR)

Qualifications :  a. 12th class certificate from a recognized Board b. Should possess a minimum speed of 80 words per minute in Stenography English/ Hindi on the basis of competitive examination to be conducted by the institute c. Certificate Course in computer applications typing speed 5 key depression for each word.

Pay  :  Pay level 4

Age Limit :  18 - 27 years

Lower Division Clerk (LDC)

No. of Posts :  10 (UR-05, SC-01, ST-02, OBC(NCL)-02)

Qualifications :  (i) 12th class certificate from recognized Board. (ii) A typing speed of 30 words per minute in English or 25 words per minute in Hindi on manual typewriter, or Typing speed of 35 words per minute in English or 30 words per minute in Hindi on computer.

Pay  :  Pay level 2

Age Limit :  18 - 27 years


No. of Posts :  03 (UR)

Qualifications :  Matriculation from a recognized board with ITI certificate in relevant trade or Certificate course from a government recognized institute.

Pay  :  Pay level 2

Age Limit :  18 - 30 years

Driver (Ordinary Grade)

No. of Posts :  02 (UR-01, OBC(NCL)-01)

Qualifications :  i. Matriculation from recognized Board. ii. Possession of a valid driving license for motor cars. iii. Experience of driving a motor car for three years or more.

Desirable: Knowledge of motor mechanism (the candidate should be able to remove minor defects in vehicles)

Pay  :  Pay level 2

Age Limit :  18 - 27 years

Forest Guard

No. of Posts :  02 (UR)

Qualifications :  a. 10th Pass from Government recognized Board b. Certificate in Fire Fighting

Desirable : a. Home Guard training b. Experience in relevant trade

Pay  :  Pay level 1

Age Limit :  18 - 27 years

Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)

No. of Posts :  13 (UR-08, EWS-01, OBC(NCL)-04)

Qualifications :  10th standard pass certificate from recognized board/school

Desirable : 3 years or more experience in relevant trade

Pay  :  Pay level 1

Age Limit :  18 - 27 years

Application Fee :  (i)  Male candidates belonging to Uneserved/EWS and OBC categories are required to pay Application fee Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five hundred only) in the form of a crossed demand draft of a Nationalized Bank drawn in favor of 'Director, TFRI' payable at 'Jabalpur' (ii) No fee to be paid by SC/ST/Divyang/PWD/Female/Ex Servicemen candidate. (iii) Application without the prescribed fee will not be considered and summarily rejected. (iv) Fee once paid by the candidate will not be refunded in any circumstances

Selection Procedure :

(i) The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of merit of written examination subject to minimum qualifying marks. The decision of the Institute on short-listing will be final and the Institute will not entertain any correspondence in this regard. Typing proficiency test, Physical standard test, Driving test, Trade test for the relevant posts will be qualifying and with minimum 50% marks (wherever marking). In case candidate failed to qualify the relevant test though he/she in merit of written examination will not be selected for the post.

(ii) The candidates shortlisted for skill/proficiency test/selection will have to produce original as well as self attested photocopies of their certificates related to age proof, caste, educational qualifications, Divyang, EWS certificates etc. at the time of test/prior to appointment for verification. In case the certificate is in a local vernacular language, its English translation duly attested by a Notary/Gazetted Officer should also be produced. All eligibility certificates must be issued by the competent authorities before the closing date of application.

Place Of Posting :  The candidates selected against the posts will be posted at TFRI, Jabalpur or its centre FRC-SD, Chhindwara. However, all posts carry liability to serve any of the Institutes/centers under ICFRE within India. 

Job Type

Interview Type


How to apply

The application along with enclosures should reach to the Director, Tropical Forest Research Institute, P.O. R.F.R.C., Mandla Road, Jabalpur – 482021 (M.P.) on or before 09/08/2019.

For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti districts and Panji sub division of Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, A & N Islands, Lakshadweep, the last date of receipt of application is 23/08/2019.

The Envelope containing the application should be super scribed as 'Application for the post of ………………………..' .The envelops without superscription of the post applied will not be entertained for further scrutiny. 

Company Description
The Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur is one of the eight regional institutes under the Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education. The Institute came into existence in April 1988, although its origin goes back to 1973 when a Regional Centre of FRI, Dehradun was established at Jabalpur to provide research support to the  problems of  forest management in central India. The institute has not only steadily advanced in terms of infrastructure but also specialized itself as a major nucleus for research on forestry and ecology related problems of tropical forests of the central region comprising of the states of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra . The institute is headed by  Director and has a staff strength of 130 including 19 scientists and  42 officers.