OPSC Recruitment 2021 for Geologist/Assistant Horticulture | 73 Posts | Last Date: 22 October 2021

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OPSC Recruitment 2021 – Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) invites the online job application form for the post of Geologist/Assistant Horticulture for 73 vacancies. Candidates who completed their B.Sc/Master Degree are eligible to apply for this job. The selection will be based on written test, interview. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the post online at (www.opsc.gov.in) website before last date.  The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.

OPSC Recruitment

Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC): It is a state agency and it has an authorized to conduct the civil service examination for entry-level appointments to the various civil services of Odisha. It was constituted on 1 April 1949 after its bifurcation from the former Bihar and Odisha Joint Public Service Commission. At the time of the creation, the strength of OPSC is three including the chairman. Further, the strength increased to six in 1996. It is expertise in the matter of selection of personnel to various services of the Government of Odisha during its functioning for more than five decades.

OPSC Recruitment 2021:

OPSC Recruitment 2021 for Geologist:

Job Role Geologist
Qualification Master Degree
Total Vacancies 36
Salary Rs.56,100/-
Experience Freshers
Job Location Odisha
Last Date 22 October 2021

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • A candidate must hold at least a Second Class Master’s Degree in Geology or Applied Geology or Earth Science from any recognized University in India

Age Limit : 21 to 32  years

Upper age limit is relexable by:

  • 5 years for candidates belonging to SC/ST/S.E.B.C/Women/Ex-servicemen
  • 10 years for candidates belonging to PWD category, whose disability is not less than 40%

Total Vacancies: 

  • UR – 18 Posts
  • SEBC – 04 Posts
  • SC – 06 Posts
  • ST – 08 Posts

Salary: Rs56,100/-

OPSC Recruitment Selection Process:
  • The selection of candidates for recruitment to the posts of Geologists will be made on the basis of Written Examination and Viva Voce Test. The Commission will shortlist the candidates to be called for Viva Voce Test to a reasonable number taking into consideration the marks secured in the written examination above the cut-off point to be fixed by the Commission

Examination Fees:

  • For General – Rs.500/-
  • No fee for SC/ST/PWD candidates

Payment mode: Through OPSC portal using Debit card/ credit card/ net banking.

How to Apply OPSC Recruitment 2021?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online at (www.opsc.gov.in) website on or before 22 October 2021

For More Details & Apply: Click here


OPSC Recruitment 2021 for Assistant Horticulture:

Job Role Assistant Horticulture
Qualification B.Sc
Total Vacancies 37
Salary Rs.9300 – 34,800/-
Experience Freshers
Job Location Odisha
Last Date 30 September 2021

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • A candidate must possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Horticulture/Agriculture from any of the recognized Universities or Institutions.

Age Limit : 21 to 32  years

Upper age limit is relexable by:

  • 5 years for candidates belonging to SC/ST/S.E.B.C/Women/Ex-servicemen
  • 10 years for candidates belonging to PWD category, whose disability is not less than 40%

Total Vacancies: 



  • UR – 20 Posts
  • SEBC – 07 Posts
  • SC – 04 Posts
  • ST – 06 Posts

Salary: Rs.9300 – 34,800/-



OPSC Recruitment Selection Process:
  • The selection of candidates for recruitment to the posts of Assistant Horticulture Officer shall be made on the basis of Written Test and Interview.
  • Written Test: – It shall consist of one paper with Objective type MCQ pattern questions. The paper shall be of 200 (two hundred) marks with 200 questions each carrying one mark. The duration of the test shall be of 03 hours.
  • There shall be negative marking for wrong answers. There shall be a deduction of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. Interview shall consist of 25 (twenty five) marks. The Commission shall short-list the candidates to be called for interview to a reasonable number taking into consideration the marks secured in the written test.

Examination Fees:

  • For General – Rs.500/-
  • No fee for SC/ST/PWD candidates

Payment mode: Through OPSC portal using Debit card/ credit card/ net banking.

How to Apply OPSC Recruitment 2021?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online at (www.opsc.gov.in) website on or before 30 September 2021

For More Details & Apply: Click here

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