HFRI Recruitment 2020 for JRF/JPF/Field Assistant | 17 Posts | Last Date: 17 August 2020

HFRI Recruitment 2020 – Himalayan Forest Research Institute, Shimla invites the application form from the eligible candidates for filling up of Temporary Positions of Junior Research Fellow – 01 post, Junior Project Fellow/Senior Project Fellow – 07 posts, Project Assistants – 07 posts, Field Assistant – 01 post, Data Entry Operator – 01 post. Candidates with the qualification of B.Sc/ M.Sc/ Degree/ Diploma/ 12th are eligible to apply for this job. The selection process is based on the walk-in-interview. Interested and eligible candidates can send their filled application form on or before 17 August 2020. The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.

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HFRI Recruitment 2020 for JRF/Others:

Job Role Junior Research Fellow/ Junior Project Fellow/ Senior Project Fellow/ Project Assistants/ Field Assistant/ Data Entry Operator
Qualification B.Sc/ M.Sc/ Degree/ Diploma/ 12th
Total Vacancies 17
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs.9,000-23,000/-
Job Location Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
Last Date 17 August 2020
Walk-in-Interview Date 18 & 19 August 2020

Himalayan Forest Research Institute Recruitment – Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Project Assistant:

  • B.Sc in Agriculture/ Forestry/ Science (Medical)/ Environmental Science.
  • Graduation from a recognized university
  • B.Sc. Medical/Forestry/ Agriculture

Junior Project Fellow/Senior Project Fellow:



  • First class M.Sc. Forestry/ Botany Agricultural Economics/ Environmental Economics
  • M.Sc. in Forestry /Botany/ Environmental Science.
  • M.Sc. Botany/Forestry / Life Science

Junior Research Fellow:

  • M.Sc. in Forestry /Forest products/ Agroforestry/ Botany/ Agriculture/ (Agronomy)/Life Science

Field Assistant: 12th (10+2) from a recognized board

Data Entry Operator: 10+2 & Diploma in Computer.

Age Limit  (as on 01.06.2020):

  • JPF – should not exceed 28 years

Upper age limit is relaxable by:

  • SC/ST/OBC/ Woman & physically handicapped candidates: 05 years

Post-Wise Vacancies: Total – 17 Posts

  • Junior Research Fellow – 01 post
  • Junior Project Fellow/Senior Project Fellow – 07 posts
  • Project Assistants – 07 posts
  • Field Assistant – 01 post
  • Data Entry Operator – 01 post

Pay Scale Details:

  • Junior Research Fellow/ Junior Project Fellow – Rs.16,000/-
  • Junior Project Fellow/Senior Project Fellow – Rs.23,000/-
  • Project Assistants – Rs.9,000/-, Rs.15,500/-
  • Field Assistant – Rs.9,000/-
  • Data Entry Operator – Rs.15,000/-
HFRI Recruitment Selection Process:
  • Selection will be based on the Walk-in-Interview /Video Conferencing

How to Apply for HFRI Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates are required to submit the duly filled in application forms along with requisite documents in advance latest by 17 August 2020 till 5 PM and attend the Walk-1n Interview /Video Conferencing will be held on 18 & 19 August 2020 at 10:30 AM.

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Note – The original mark-sheets, certificates, experience certificates, etc. are required to be brought along with for verification on the day of Walk-in-Interview.


HFRI Recruitment 2020 for Technical Asst/Others: (Expired)

Job Role Technical Assistant (Field/ Lab Research)/ Forest Guard/ Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS)
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree/ 12th/ 10th
Total Vacancies 08
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs.18,000-92,300/-
Job Location Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
Last Date 15 June 2020

Himalayan Forest Research Institute Recruitment – Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

For Technical Assistant (Field / Lab Research):

  • Bachelor degree in Science in the relevant Field / Specialization or equivalent from a recognized university
  • Relevant Field: Botany, Zoology, Forestry, and Agriculture

For Forest Guard:

  • 12th pass with science from government recognized board

Physical Standards:

Men:

  • Walk: 25 kms in 4 hrs
  • Height minimum of 165 cms
  • Chest 79 cms without expansion and 84 cms with expansion

Women:



  • Walk: 14 kms in 4 hrs
  • Height minimum 150 cms.
  • Chest 74 cms with expansion and 79 cms with expansion.

For Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS):

  • 10th standard pass certificate from a recognized board

Age Limit:

  • Technical Assistant (Field/ Lab Research): 21 – 30 years
  • Forest Guard: 18 – 27 years
  • Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS): 18 – 27 years

Upper age limit is relaxable by:

  • SC/ST candidates: 05 years
  • OBC candidates: 03 years

Post-Wise Vacancies:

  • Technical Assistant (Field/ Lab Research): 01 post (UR)
  • Forest Guard: 05 posts (UR-2, SC-2, OBC-1)
  • Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS): 02 (UR-1, SC-1)

Pay Scale Details:

  • Technical Assistant (Field / Lab Research): Rs.29,200-92,300/-
  • Forest Guard: Rs.19,900-63,200/-
  • Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS): Rs.18,000-56,900/-
HFRI Recruitment Selection Process:

Technical Assistant (Field / Lab Research):

Topics Marks Qualifying Cutoff Marks % Duration
General Awareness & Reasoning 20 50 3 hours
English & General Science 20
Arithmetic 20
Relevant Subject 40

Forest Guard:

Topics Marks Qualifying Cutoff Marks % Duration
Basic Science related to forestry 25 50 (UR)
40 (OBC/SC)
2 hours
Arithmetic and Reasoning 40
General Awareness 25
General English 10

Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS):

Topics Marks Qualifying Cutoff Marks % Duration
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 50 (UR)
40 (SC)
2 hours
General Awareness 25
Numerical Aptitude 25
General English 25

Note:

  • For correct answer – 1 mark
  • For wrong answer – 1/3 rd mark for Technical Assistant and 1/4th marks for FG & MTS

Application Fee:

  • Gen/ OBC: Rs.300
  • SC/ ST/ PH: Rs.100

Mode of Payment: Through Demand Draft of any Nationalized Bank Drawn in Favour of Director, HFRI Payable at Shimla.

How to apply for HFRI Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates can send their duly filled application form in the prescribed format along with the required documents to the following postal address on or before 15 June 2020.

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Postal Address:

The Head of Office,
Recruitment Cell,
Himalayan Forest Research Institute,
Conifer Campus, Panthaghati,
Shimla (HP) – 171013

HFRI Recruitment 2020 FAQ’s:

Q1.What all are the vacancies available at HFRI Recruitment?

Ans. At present HFRI having vacancies for Junior Research Fellow - 01 post, Junior Project Fellow/Senior Project Fellow - 07 posts, Project Assistants - 07 posts, Field Assistant - 01 post, Data Entry Operator - 01 post

Q2.Who can apply HFRI Vacancies?

Ans.Candidates who completed B.Sc/ M.Sc/ Degree/ Diploma/ 12th are eligible to apply

Q3.How to apply for HFRI Recruitment?

Ans. All eligible candidates can send their duly filled application form through postal on or before 17 August 2020.