Odisha Public Service Commission Recruitment 2019 for Assistant Fisheries Officer

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Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has invited applications for 65 Group B Assistant Fisheries Officer Posts. The eligible candidates can apply online to the post through the official portal latest by 18 September 2019.

Applications are invited online through the proforma Application to be made available on the WEBSITE (httn://onsconlitteszov.in) from 19.08.2019 to 18.09.2019 (Note: 21.09.2019 is the last date for payment of application fees) for recruitment to 65(Sixty-five) posts of Assistant Fisheries Officer, Group-`B’ in Odisha Fisheries Service cadre under Fisheries & A.R.D. Department in the pay matrix Rs.44,900/- in Level-10 of ORSP Rules, 2017 with usual dearness and other allowances sanctioned by the Government of Odisha from time to time.

Educational Qualification : 

  • Graduate in Fishery Science (B.F.Sc) from recognized University in India or abroad.

Age Limits (as on 01 January 2019)

A candidate must have attained the age of 21 years and must not be above the age of 32 (thirty two) years on the 1st day of January, 2019 i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2″d January, 1987 and not later than 1st January, 1998.

The upper age limit prescribed above shall be relaxable by 5(five) years for candidates belonging to the categories of Scheduled Castes (S.C.), Scheduled Tribes (S.T.), Socially & Educationally Backward Classes (S.E.B.C.), Women, Ex-servicemen and by cumulative 10(ten) years for candidates belonging to PWD category, whose disability is not less than 40%. Provided that, a candidate who comes under more than one category as mentioned above, he/she will be eligible for only one age relaxation benefit, which shall be considered most beneficial to him/her.


Date of birth entered in the High School Certificate or equivalent certificate issued by the concerned Board/Council will only be accepted by the Commission.

Selection Procedure for OPSC Recruitment 2019
The selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in the Career Assessment and Viva Voce being organized by the selection body.