Government of Andhra Pradesh Recruitment 2016 – Vacancies for Horticulture Officer Jobs. The Department of Horticulture under Government of Andhra Pradesh is a growth engine established with a focus to increase productivity of various horticulture crops. The main objective of this Department is to provide technical services and guidance to farmers. Due to few vacancies existing for Horticulture Officer position in various zones of Horticulture Department, a job circular has been scattered out from Commissioner’s Office of Horticulture recently. The notice states that 25 posts are left unfilled and now through this recruitment, these openings are going to be filled on regular basis. Working experience in the field of Horticulture is an additional plus to appliers. The eligibility conditions and applying mode are discussed on below section.
|Organisation||Government of Andhra Pradesh|
|Vacancy Nos||25||Last Date||03-10-2016|
|Education||B.Sc/ M.Sc (Horti)|
Academic Profile for Government of Andhra Pradesh Recruitment
Aspirants qualified in B.Sc (Horticulture) degree from any government approved college (recognized by ICAR) are most preferred for Horticulture Officer job. If Degree holders are not available, then in that case persons possessing M. Sc (Agriculture) certificate will be considered for appointment.
Note: SC/ ST candidates holding B.Sc (Agriculture) certificate are also eligible to apply.
Persons willing to engage as Horticulture Officer under Andhra Pradesh Government should not be beyond 40 years of age. This age consideration shall be reckoned as on 1st July 2016. As per rules, age concessions are admissible to SC/ ST/ BC/ PH category candidates.
Andhra Pradesh Government Recruitment Selection Criteria
Only based on the percentage of marks secured by each applicant (B.Sc/ M.Sc) and experiences, final selection would be carried out for Horticulture Officer designation. Senior citizens (those who had acquired the minimum eligible qualification earlier) shall get additional marks, while fixing weightage.
Pay Scale of Horticulture Officer Post
Experienced candidates hired for the permanent post of Horticulture Officer under various zones shall be placed on a salary structure of Rs.35120 – 87130/- per month. Other allowances and benefits may be applicable as per Government of AP recruitment norms.
Applying Procedure of Andhra Pradesh Government Recruitment
The filled-in application form should be tagged together with 2 sets of self signed copies of Qualification, Experience/ NOC/ Disabiltiy (if any), Caste, Date of Birth, passport size photographs, etc.
Super scribe the top of envelope as “Application for the Post of Horticulture Officer” and sent it through Registered Post to “O/o Commissioner of Horticulture, TTPC Building, 1st Floor, Old Market Yard, Near Rhythu Bazaar, Chuttugunta, Guntur – 522 007”. The same enclosures can also be submitted in person.
Individuals working in any Government/ Banking Sector should route their applications through appropriate channel.
- Closing date for receipt of application form and other documents: 03-10-2016 (5.00 PM).
Note: The information regarding permanent job vacancies noticed under Horticulture Department of Andhra Pradesh Government are illustrated on above section, for convenience of government job seekers. Refer the official notification, for further clarifications.