Maharashtra Forest Department – The Guardians Of The Nature In Western Part Of India
Being one of the most naturally diversified tracts of India, Western Ghat has been quite famous for its diverse flora and fauna. It has offered some of the rarest species of botanical and zoological importance to the researchers and the mass in common. Since the formation of sovereign government and even during the previous time of British Raj, the Forest Department of Maharashtra is working seamlessly for protection of this vastly diversified nature. Maharashtra state at present is having almost 61,939 sq kms of forest coverage, which could be considered more than average forest density in India. Covering dense forests spanning over Western Ghat, Amravati, Konkan and Nagpur regions this is one of the most versatile forest coverage in India.
Maharashtra Forest Department:
The Forest Department of Maharashtra is acting for the protection of the forest and for development and ensuring ecological security of the flora, fauna and wild inhabitants. The major activity of this department is the protection and conservation of this vastly diverse forest coverage, which is almost 20% of the total area of the state.
Job Prospects in Maharashtra Forest Department:
To manage such a huge spread of actions, the Forest Department is always in need of skilled and adequately qualified personnel in various levels of its operation. Basically the higher level positions in Administrative and Planning are recruited through UPSC (through Indian Forest Service), SSC, and allied services. The next cadre of positions are usually recruited through the state government Public Selection Commission (MPSC). The Forest Department also publishes various notifications for recruitment of clerical, ministerial and non-ministerial level positions through direct recruitment modes. Apart from the departmental posts, there are various jobs available in the sectors of research, forest extension programs, bio-diversity conservation and protection programs, Vana Kalyan Committees and supportive action forums. With a comprehensive requirement, the nature of living with the forest alongside protecting it offers not only a satisfactory career, but also a diverse profile of operation in the state and the central administration. Being a government job of repute, these jobs are always in the top of preferences of candidates from different sects of job aspirants.
Maharashtra Forest Department Latest/ Upcoming Recruitment 2013 – 2014:
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Aurangabad Circle: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Dhule Division: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Gadchiroli Circle: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Kolhapur Circle: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Nagpur Circle: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Nashik Circle: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Pune Circle: Click Here
- Maharashtra Forest Dept Thane Circle: Click Here
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Post Author: Priyanka Singh