Direct recruitment of 3 places of forest guards in the state will fill the seats: Forest Minister Shri Kiritsinh Rana

The recruitment process will be announced soon: the process of submitting the online form will be from 01/11/2022 to 15/11/2022

Direct recruitment of 3 places of forest guards in the state will fill the seats: Forest Minister Shri Kiritsinh Rana

Direct recruitment of 3 places will fill the spaces

For the benefit of the government services to the youth of the state and environment, the state government is preparing an annual recruitment calendar and the recruitment is being phased out in which the state government has decided to fill the six places of the Forestry (Beatguard) of the Forest Department.

Job summary Gujarat Forest Guard Bharti 2022 2023 

  • Organization Name:Gujarat Forest Department (ગુજરાત ફોરેસ્ટ ડીપાર્ટમેન્ટ/ ગુજરાત વન વિભાગ)
  • Recruitment Advt. Number:FOREST/2022-23
  • Total No. of Vacancies:823 vacancies
  • Vacancy Name:Forest Guard (Van Rakshak/ વન રક્ષક)
  • Job Category:State Government Jobs
  • Job Placement:Anywhere in the State
  • Registration Mode: On-line mode
  • Application Dates:Will be intimated in due course
  • Written Exam Date:Announced later
  • Physical Exam Dates:Announced later
  • Probation:05 years fix pay
  • Qualification:12th pass
  • Age Limitation:18 to 33 years
  • Application Fee:Rs. 100/-
  • Selection Process:Written Test, Physical Test & CPT
  • Official
  • OJAS Online

Eligibility Criteria for OJAS Gujarat Vanrakshak Jobs 2022

Willing aspirants must make sure that they fulfill the Gujarat Forest Guard Eligibility Criteria required for applying the OJAS application form. Hence, check the eligibility criteria, viz., age, qualification & physical standards as mentioned underneath:-


  • Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC pass/ 12th pass) or its equivalent qualification from a recognized Board or Institute.
  • Must have complete knowledge of Gujarati, Hindi Language or both the languages.
  • Must have a basic knowledge of Computer.

AGE LIMIT (as on 28th Nov, 2018):-

  • Above 18 years & below 33 years is the age limit for Vanrakshak Bharti.
  • The age relaxation will be applicable for reserved categories, i.e. SC, ST, SEBC, etc., as per norms of the State Government.

Gujarat Forest Guard (Vanrakshak) Pay Scale/ Salary

  • Rs. 19,950/- per month till first 05 (five) years after recruitment.
  • Those who recruited will get a Pay Band of Rs. 05,200/- to Rs. 20,200/- along with Rs. 01,800/- Grade Pay and other allowances. Refer official notification for detailed information on scale of pay.

Forest Minister Shri Kirit Singh Rana

Forest Minister Shri Kiritsinh Rana and Minister of State for Forestry Shri Jagdishbhai Vishwakarma gave details to the media, saying that under the guidance of Chief Minister Shri Bhupendrabhai Patel, this important decision has been made that the youth of the state get more and more government services.

The Minister added that the total number of seats of the forest guard (Beatguard) is directly recruited by the Forest Department's Class-I will be announced in the newspaper soon. The EP system will be applied to pay fees in order to save their valuables in the interest of the candidates during this recruitment process.

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He added that after verification of the form, the entire process will be completed quickly by taking the examination centers as possible, taking into account the availability of examination centers, etc..

Certificates should be removed so that there is no problem at the time of filling the form

Minister Shri added that the state government has taken immediate decision in the interest of the youths and completed the recruitment test for administrative reasons, it has been decided to undertake a new recruitment process on the new vacancies. Beatguard is a very basic post for the defense and breeding of forests and wildlife. The government is confident that getting such a bitguard will help the protection of forests, wildlife and the upliftment of tribals living around the forest.

Direct recruitment of 3 posts of forest guards in the state

It is worth mentioning here that earlier, it was announced for direct recruitment of the total number of forest guards. It was decided to complete the process of recruitment of these 3 places, the vacant bitguard, the new recruitment process on the recruitment of Class -II also decided to carry out the physical capacity test. In which 3 vacancies are vacant, of which it has been decided to carry out the new recruitment process of the total number of vacancies.

When will the process of submitting an online form start?

  • Start Dates:01/11/2022
  • Last Dates:15/11/2022

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Steps to Apply OJAS Gujarat Forest Guard (Van Rakshak) Online Application Form 2022?

Job aspirants can check the below Steps to Apply OJAS Gujarat Forest Online Application Form for Vanrakshak Bharti 2022:-
1Step – Open the official website of OJAS (Online Job Application System) or click on a quick link placed below.
2Step – Press on the “OJAS Gujarat Van Rakshak Advt. 2022 ” download link given on the home page.
3Step – Carefully read out all the important details point to point prescribed in a notification.
4Step – Now, click on the “Apply Now” link.
5Step – Fill up your details like Personal, Educational Qualification, Additional Education, and District/ Zone in a prescribed application form.
6Step – Upload your passport size photograph, documents/ certificates, signature, etc.
7Step – Pay your application fees using online or offline sources.
8Step – Verify filled up information before final submission.
9Step – At last, download the application to your desktop and print a hard copy for reference.