OFDC Odisha Forest Development Corporation Limited Manager 45 Posts

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OFDC or Odisha Forest Development Corporation Limited has announced the job notification for the post of Manager Total Vacancies are 45 and the last date to apply is 25-07-2018. (ओएफडीसी या ओडिशा वन विकास निगम लिमिटेड ने प्रबंधक कुल रिक्तियों के पद के लिए नौकरी अधिसूचना की घोषणा की है 45 और आवेदन करने की अंतिम तिथि 25-07-2018 है।)

ofdcl_logoAbout OFDCL - Odisha Forest Corporation has been created in 1962 with the objective of exploiting the state's vast forest resources scientifically without sacrificing the apparent forest values, ensuring a fair wage to forest labour force and to provide sufficient non-tax revenue to the State exchequer, as well as to promote feasible forest-based industries in the state. The OFDC is fully owned by Government of Odisha.

Probation Period - Probation Period will be of 2 years from the date of joining which may be extended as per the performance.

Bond Period - Candidates need to execute the bond period of 5 years. In case of Asst Manager, Bond amount of Rs 6 lakhs will be payable and In the case of Jr Manager, Bond amount of Rs 5 lakhs will be payable.

Post Details -

Name of the Post UR Vacancy SEBC Vacancy SC Vacancy ST Vacancy Total Post Salary Details
Assistant Manager (Deputy Divisional Manager ) 07 03 04 00 14

Rs.9300/- + Grade pay- Rs 4600/-

Total - Rs. 13900/-

Junior Manager (Sub-Divisional Manager) 17 05 08 01 31

Rs.9300/- + Grade pay - Rs. 4200/-

Total - Rs 13500/-

Total No of Post         45  




Rs 13500 - Rs 13900/-



Age Limit

21 to 32 years (Age relaxation as per GOI)

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Total - 45 Posts

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Educational Qualification

The candidate must have registered his name in the local employment exchange in the state.

CCandidate Must Have Passed Graduation With Botany / Chemistry / Geology / Mathematics / Physics / Statistics / Veterinary Science / Animal Husbandry / Zoology / Agriculture / Forestry / Engineering.

Candidates should be able to read, write and speak Odia OR

Candidates must have passed middle school examination with Odia as a language subject or have passed matriculation or equivalent with Odia as a language subject OR

Have passed in Odia as a language subject in the final examination of class VII from any CBSE or ICSE affiliated  School/Institution.

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the basis of written, medical, physical endurance tests followed by personal interview/viva-voce.

Written Examination - The competitive examination shall be held for selection of candidates for direct recruitment to the service as per syllabus prescribes for the purpose in the following manner.

The written test will comprise both objective type aptitude test and English comprehension test of 250 marks. Personal Interview will be held of 50 marks.

The test will be of the level of graduation standard. The total marks for competitive examination will be 300.

Distribution of marks for the different type of examination is given below -

Subjects Marks
General English 50 Marks
General Knowledge 50 Marks
Quantitative Aptitude 50 Marks
Logical reasoning 50 Marks
English comprehension 50 Marks
Personal interview/Viva Voce 50 Marks
Total 300 Marks

There will be the separate competitive examination for appointment to the posts of Assistant Manager (Deputy Divisional Managers) and Junior Managers (sub Divisional Managers). The date and place of examinations shall be notified by the Corporation through email/post/ official website of OFDC Ltd.

The interview will be conducted by a selection panel who would assess the suitability of the candidate for the job as well as his overall personality and attitude towards work, The selection would be on the basis of written test and performance of Interview.

Physical Standard - 

1) A Male Candidate shall not be less than 163 cm in height and shall have the chest measurement of at least 84 cm expandable to at least 89 cm.

2)  A Female Candidate shall not be less than 150 cm in height and shall have the chest measurement of at least 79 cm expandable to at least 84 cm.

3) Candidates must pass the following Physical Endurance Test of Walking -

Male - 25kms in 4 hrs.

Female - 16kms in 4 hrs

How to apply

Application Fees - All Candidates have to pay the Application Fees of Rs 1000/-.

Modes of Payment - Offline Mode - Candidate Need to Draw a Bank Draft in Favor of Managing Director, OFDC LTD and Payable at any Nationalized Bank at Bhubaneswar.

How to Apply - 1) Candidates need to download the application form from the official website of the OFDC Website - https://www.odishafdc.com/default.php or can download from the link given below.

2) Candidates need to fill all the details in the application form.

3) Application along with requisite testimonials/documents send to below address -

Managing Director, Odisha Forest Development Corporation Ltd. Plot No. A/84, Kharvelangar, Unit III, Bhubaneshwar - 751001. On or Before 25th July 2018.

4) Candidates should be superscribed the envelope size 23X10 CM "Application for the post of Asst Manager or Junior Manager."

5) Applications shall be received by registered/speed post only.

For Detailed Notification and download the application form, Click here - Official Notification Cum Application Form


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