Section Officer (Horticulture) Recruitment Staff Selection Commission SSC-2017

Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions Staff Selection Commission Northern Region New Delhi


Post Category No: - NR12517

Name of Post : Section Officer (Horticulture

Classification : (Group ‘B’, Non-Gazetted)

Vacancy : 17 {UR-08, OBC-03, PH-02(OH-HH) & SC-04} 

Department : Central public Works Department Director of Hort. (NDR), CPWD, Urban Development & Poverty Alleviation, C-118, I.P. Bhawan, New Delhi 

Age : 18-30years

Pay Scale : PB-2, (9300-34800/-) + G.P. (Rs. 4200/-)

Essential Qualification: (a) B.Sc. in Agriculture or botany or Horticulture from a recognized university or Institute, and possessing two years’ experience in Horticulture including ornamental gardening in any Government Department or autonomous or statutory body or PSU or in any company incorporated under companies Act, 2013 or listed in stock exchange.


(b) M.Sc. in agriculture with specialization in Horticulture or M.Sc. in landscape architecture or floriculture from a recognized university or institute.

Note 1: Qualifications are relaxable at the discretion of the Staff Selection Commission or Competent authority, for reasons to be recorded in writing, in the case of candidates otherwise well qualified. Note 2: The qualification(s) regarding experience is/are relaxable at the discretion of the staff Selection Commission/Competent Authority, for reasons to be recorded in writing in the case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes or Schedule Tribes if at any stage of selection, the Staff Selection Commission/Competent Authority, is of the opinion that sufficient number of candidates from these communities possessing the requisites experience are not likely to be available to fill up the vacancies reserved for them.

Recommended Book for Agricultural updates 

Initial Place of Posting: Anywhere in India (AISL) 
Recommended Book for Agricultural updates 

How to apply online and make payment:

CANDIDATE MAY NOTE THAT ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT  Applications received through any other mode would be summarily rejected.  

For more details, please download official notification

Recommended Books: 

[Floriculture & Landscaping]: Floriculture & Landscaping 
[Horticulture]: Handbook of Horticulture

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