Forest Survey of India (FSI) has published the latest job notification for the posts of Technical Associates with 44 vacancies. The candidates who are interested to apply for the post can check the notification mentioned below.
|SC / ST||5 Years|
Pay Scale: Rs.31000/- per month.
|Last Date to Apply||19th March 2021|
About the Company
Forest Survey of India (FSI) is an entity under the governance of the Ministry of Environment & Forests (Govt. of India). Its first order of importance is surveying and assessing forest resources in India.
It was started as an entity called the Pre-Investment Survey of Forest Resources (PISFR) in 1965. The drastic change in information needs resulted in enhancing the scope of its activities and it was later reorganized as the Forest Survey of India in 1981. FSI has 4 zonal offices named Northern Zone (Shimla), Eastern Zone (Kolkata), Central Zone (Nagpur), Southern Zone (Bangalore).
A few of the notable Services and Activities of FSI are:
Forest Fire Monitoring
One of the regular phenomena of India in the summer season is forest fires. Using the remote based satellite technology and Geographic Information System, FSI has been successfully able to prevent and manage forest fires by alarming the fire sensitive areas.
Forest Cover Mapping
Using the satellite data, FSI assesses the forest cover mapping. The prime objective of this project is to present the information on Indian forest resources at the district and state level on a scale of 1:50,000.
Since its inception, using aerial photographs and a statistical approach, FSI has been conducting an assessment on Forest Resource in a relatively large area. With an in-house trained team along with foreign experts, FSI is involved in designing the methods of data processing and forest inventory.
Interested candidates can visit the Vacancies page on the FSI website where the application form can be downloaded from the job notification link. All the required fields of the application to be filled and all the self-attested documents mentioned in the application form to be sent via registered post to the specified address in the application form.
As per the trend of FSI hiring process, online examination is being conducted as a screening process for which applications to be submitted online.
An incompletely filled application for or any missing document will result in canceling the application without any communication to the candidate.
Once the last date to accept the applications is crossed, shortlisted candidates will be called out to appear in a written exam or face-to-face interview, or skill test, or a combination of any of the three tests based on the requirement for the role.
Based on the eligibility criteria such as relevant experience, educational background, age criteria, and caste reservation, the final selected candidate's list will be announced.
Latest Jobs Information & Trends
Based on the past 5 years trend, FSI has been releasing no less than 3 job notifications per year and releases for a bulk number of positions on a contractual basis or permanent basis.
The most recent notifications of 2021 are for the roles of Technical Associates (44 vacancies all over India), Assistant Director (Accounts), Assistant Director (Official Language).
Superintendent (General Central Service), Stenographer Grade 1 (General Central Service), Project Scientist (MIS & Programming), Project Scientist (Computer Hardware / Networking), Level 6 Superintendent, Level 6 Stenographer Grade-1, Technical Associates, Project Associate, Assistant Director (Statistics).