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OPSC Recruitment 2024 New Opportunity Out, Check Post, Vacancy, Qualification, Salary And Other Details

OPSC Recruitment 2024: Odisha Public Service Commission(OPSC) has recently released a Recruitment Notification for Assistant Soil Conservation Vacancies. Online Applications are invited through OPSC Website opsc.gov.in. The application process for OPSC Recruitment 2024, and the deadline to apply ending on August 16, 2024.

by Gayathri

Updated Jul 09, 2024


OPSC Recruitment 2024 New Opportunity Out, Check Post, Vacancy, Qualification, Salary And Other Details

OPSC Recruitment 2024 Notification Out Assistant Soil Conservation Vacancies, Check Eligibility at opsc.gov.in

The Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) is inviting applications for 81 positions of Assistant Soil Conservation Officers. The role offers a salary of Rs. 46,000/- and requires candidates to be between 21 and 38 years old as of January 1, 2024. Applicants must hold a Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Horticulture, Agricultural Engineering, or Forestry from a recognized institution.

Age relaxation is available for certain categories, including SC/ST, SEBC, Ex-Servicemen, Women, and Persons with Disabilities. The selected candidates will be appointed in Class-II (Group-B) of the Odisha Soil Conservation Services with a pay scale under Level-10 of the Pay Matrix, following ORSP Rules, 2017.

The selection process includes a written test and an interview, with the written test comprising two papers, each worth 100 marks in an MCQ format. Candidates can choose to take the exam in Agriculture, Agricultural Engineering, Forestry, or Horticulture. Applications must be submitted online through the official OPSC website (opsc.gov.in) from July 16, 2024, to August 16, 2024. Detailed instructions for application are available on the OPSC portal.

Company Name


Post Name

Assistant Soil Conservation

No of Posts

81 Post


Rs. 46,000/-

Age Limit

21-38 years

Job Location


Last Date to Apply


Official Website


Qualifications Details for OPSC Recruitment 2024

A candidate must have possessed a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture or Bachelor of Science Degree in Horticulture or Bachelor Degree in Agriculture Engineering or Bachelor in Science in Forestry from any recognized University or Institution.

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Age Limit for OPSC Recruitment 2024

  • A candidate must have attained the age of 21 (Twenty One) years and must not be above the age of 38 (Thirty Eight) years as on the 1st day of January 2024 i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd January, 1986 and not later than 1st January, 2003.
  • Provided that the upper age limit shall be relaxable by 5 (five) years for candidates belonging to the categories of Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Socially and Educationally Backward Classes, Ex-Servicemen and Women and by 10 (ten) years for Persons With Disabilities whose permanent disability is 40% (Forty percent) or more.
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Pay Scale for OPSC Recruitment 2024

Assistant Soil Conservation Officer in Class-II (Group-B) of Odisha Soil Conservation Services under the Department of Agriculture & Farmers' Empowerment carrying the pay at Level-10 of the Pay Matrix under ORSP Rules, 2017 in consistent with pre-revised scale of Pay under PB-2 - Rs. 9300/- 34800/- with Grade Pay of Rs.4600/- with usual Dearness and other Allowances as may be sanctioned by the Government of Odisha from time to time. The posts are temporary but likely to be made permanent.

Selection Process for OPSC Recruitment 2024

  • The selection of candidates for recruitment to the posts of Assistant Soil Conservation Officer will be made on the basis of marks obtained in the Competitive Recruitment Examination (Written Test- MCQ Pattern & Interview).
  • The Written Test shall comprise of two papers namely Paper - 1 & Paper -II together carrying 200 marks i.e. 100 marks for each paper which shall be of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) Pattern.
  • Candidates May Choose Any One Of The Subject In Which They Want To Appear For The Written Test I.e. Agriculture Or Agricultural Engineering Or Forestry Or Horticulture.
  • The number of questions in each paper shall be 100, each carrying one mark.

OPSC Recruitment 2024 Last Date to Apply Online at opsc.gov.in

  • Candidates must go through the details of this Advertisement available in the Website of OPSC before filling up online application form.
  • Candidates must apply online through the concerned Website of the OPSC http://opsc.gov.in. Applications received through any other mode would not be accepted and summarily rejected.
  • Before filling up the online application form, the candidates must go through detailed instructions available at OPSC portal.
  • Online Registration And Submission Of Online Registered Applications Shall Be Available In The Website From 16.07.2024 To Till 16.08.2024 (11:59 P.m).
  • Only Online Applications Received Within The Deadline I.e. 16.08.2024 Shall Be Accepted.

Notification PDF for OPSC Recruitment 2024

Official notification for OPSC Recruitment 2024 is now available in PDF format. Click the link provided to access the detailed information regarding the recruitment process. The notification contains essential details such as vacancies, eligibility criteria, and application procedures. Stay informed and access the official notification to apply for OPSC Recruitment 2024.

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