Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2024 | OJAS Vanrakshak Bharti (823 Posts) Apply Online

Gujarat Forest Department Recruitment 2024 Details: Good News for 12th pass candidates wishing for the latest Forest Guard Jobs in Gujarat. Now, finally, Gujarat Van Vibhag has come up with the latest employment news for filling up total 823 vacancies of Forest Guard Posts in various districts. It is an opportunity for those who want to make a career in the government sector after HSC pass. For OJAS Gujarat Van Rakshak Bharti 2023 2024, eligible candidates can apply online by logging into the official website. OJAS Consent Application for Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2024 must be submitted from 24th July to 7th August 2023.

Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2024

Gujarat Forest Department Bharti Released for 823 Vanrakshak Posts on 20th of Oct 2022. OJAS Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates for Recruitment of Forest Guards in Gujarat Van Vibhag. Candidates fulfilling the eligibility requirements and all other conditions for Gujarat Forest Guard Vacancies as specified in the official notification can apply online at OJAS website. The guidelines to Apply OJAS Gujarat Van Rakshak Online Application Form are also available in this article. Before applying for the Vanrakshak post, candidates must refer to all general instructions provided in Gujarat Forest Dept Job Advertisement 2024 for their guidance.

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Gujarat Vanrakshak Bharti Apply Online Link will remain active upto November 15th, 2022 only. A direct link is available below so that contestants can use it to apply for Gujarat Forest Guard Recruitment 2024. Further details about educational qualifications, age limit, selection process, application fee, physical standards, important dates, salary, etc. are briefly provided below.

Gujarat Forest Guard Vacancy 2024: Details

A total of 823 vacancies are to be filled under Gujarat Forest Guard 2022-23 Bharti. Aspirants can check out the Distribution of GUJ Vanrakshak Vacancy District wise from the following table:-

Name of Districts Vacancies
Ahmedabad 02
Amreli 70
Anand 01
Arvali 14
Kutch 36
Kheda 01
Gandhinagar 02
Gir Somnath 10
Chota Udaipur 47
Jamnagar 09
Junagadh 146
Dang 43
Tapi 56
Dahod 48
Narmada 37
Navsaari 02
Patan 02
Panchmahal 38
Porbandar 06
Banaskantha 23
Bhavnagar 61
Bharuch 15
Mahisagar 30
Rajkot 01
Vadodara 23
Valsad 29
Shabarkantha 37
Surat 28
Surendranagar 06
TOTAL ⇒ 823

Eligibility Criteria for OJAS Gujarat Vanrakshak Jobs 2024

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:-


  • As per the Rule No. 07 of Gujarat Mulki Seva Vargikaran Ane Bharti (General) Rules-1967.

Educational Qualifications:-

  • 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:-

  • Above 18 years & below 34 years (as on 15th Nov, 2023) is the age limit for Vanrakshak Bharti.
  • The age relaxation will be applicable for reserved categories, i.e. SC, ST, SEBC, EWS, Ex-servicemen, PwD, Sports Persons and All Categories of Female Candidates as per norms of the State Government.

Physical Requirement:-

Candidates will get the details regarding physical measurement for OJAS Vanrakshak jobs from the below table:-

Events Other Categories ST Category of Gujarat State
Male Female Male Female
Height 163 cms 150 cms 155 cms 145 cms
Chest 79 cms N/A 79 cms N/A
Chest (expanded) 84 cms N/A 84 cms N/A
Weight 50 kg 45 kg 50 kg 45 kg
NOTE: છાતીનો ફુલાવો ઓછામાં ઓછો ૫ (પાંચ) સેન્ટી મીટર હોવો જરૂરી છે.

Gujarat Forest Guard (Vanrakshak) Pay Scale/ Salary 2024

About Scale of Pay: The salary structure for Gujarat Forest Beat Guard Jobs is as follows:-

  • Fixed pay of Rs. 19,950/- per month till the first 05 (five) years after recruitment.
  • After 05 years of service, eligible aspirants get paid a pay scale of Rs. 18,000-56,900/- (Pay Matrix Level-1) as per the 7th Pay Commission.

Gujarat Forest Guard Selection Process 2024

About Selection Criteria: Candidates will be selected for Gujarat Vanrakshak Posts only after qualifying in the following selection tests:-

Stages Test Names Maximum Marks/ Qualifying
1st Stage OMR based Written Examination 100 marks
2nd Stage Physical Fitness/ Efficiency Test (PFT/ PET) No marks (Qualifying)
3rd Stage Waking Test No marks (Qualifying)

OJAS Gujarat Forest Guard Application Fee 2024

About OJAS Vanrakshak Bharti Application Fee & Mode of Payment: Contestants have to make the following fee payments by using Internet Banking, Debit Card, Credit Card or Bank Challan:-

Categories Application Fee
Unreserved (General) Category Male & Female Candidates: Rs. 100/- (rupees one hundred) + Rs. 12/- (rupees twelve) Postal Charges
SC, ST, SEBC, EWS and Ex. Service Man Category Candidates: Rs. 000/- (No Fee)

Forests.Gujarat.Gov.In Forest Guard Recruitment 2022 2023: Important Dates

Below we will enlist all the scheduled dates for Gujarat Forest 823 Vanrakshak New Bharti 2022-23 as officially notified by the recruiting authority:-

Activities Key Dates & Time
Short Notification Release Date: 20th October 2022
Detailed Notification/ Advertisement Release Date: 20th October 2022
Opening Date to Register Online Application Form: 1st November 2022 (03:00 PM onwards)
Closing Date for Online Submission of Application Form: 15th November 2022 (Up to 11:59 PM)
Due Date to Pay Application Fee by Online Mode: 15th November 2022 (Up to 11:59 PM)
Due Date to Pay Application Fee at Post Office: 18th November 2022 (During Working Hours)
Dates for Submission of Consent Application for Exam: 24th July 2023 (11:00 AM onwards) to 7th August 2023 (Up to 11:00 AM)
Dates for Downloading of Call Letter for Written Exam: 09 to 10 days prior exam date
Gujarat Forest Guard Written Exam Date & Time: 8th February 2024 onwards (Will continue for 6 to 7 days)
Date of Releasing Provisional Answer Key: To be notified later
Date of Releasing Scanned OMR Sheet: To be notified later
Dates for Submitting Online Objections: To be notified later
Date of Releasing Final Answer Key: To be notified later
Date of Releasing Written Exam Result: To be notified later
Dates for Downloading of Physical Test Call Letter: To be notified later
Gujarat Forest Guard Physical Fitness/ Efficiency Test (PFT/ PET) Date: To be notified later
Date of Declaring Final Merit List/ Selection List: To be notified later

How to Apply OJAS Gujarat Forest Guard (Van Rakshak) Online Application Form 2024?

Eligible aspirants need to register online for Gujarat Van Rakshak Exam 2024 by visiting the OJAS web portal, i.e. Job aspirants can check the below Steps to Apply OJAS Gujarat Forest Online ApplicationForm for Vanrakshak Bharti 2024:-

  • 1st Step – Open the official website of OJAS (Online Job Application System) or click on a quick link placed below.
  • 2nd Step – Press on the “OJAS Gujarat Van Rakshak Advt. 2022 2023” download link given on the home page.
  • 3rd Step – Carefully read out all the important details point to point prescribed in a notification.
  • 4th Step – Now, click on the “Apply Now” link to start the registration process.
  • 5th Step – Fill up your details like Personal, Educational Qualification, Additional Education, Communication and District/ Zone in a prescribed application form.
  • 6th Step – Upload your passport size photograph, documents/ certificates, signature, etc.
  • 7th Step – Pay your application fees using online or offline sources.
  • 8th Step – Verify filled up information before final submission of the online form.
  • 9th Step – At last, download the application to your desktop and print a hard copy for reference.

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