Recruitment for the post of Livestock Officer through UPSC

Recruitment for the post of Livestock Officer through UPSC

Recruitment for the post of Livestock Officer through UPSC

Name of post – Livestock Officer

Number of post – 01

Advertisement No. – 08/2014

Department – Department of Animal Husbandry , Dairing & Fisheries

Pay Scale- Rs.15600-39100 (PB-3) plus Rs.5400 (Grade Pay) plus NPA (25%) (Total emoluments excluding T.A. and HRA plus NPA at the time of initial appointment will be Rs. 47,250/- p.m. approximately)

Age limit – Age should not exceed 35 years as on normal closing date. Relaxable for regularly appointed Central/U.T. Government Servant up to five years as per instructions/orders issued by Govt. of India from time to time. For age concession applicable to some other categories of applicants, please see relevant paras of the ‘Instructions and Additional Information to Candidates for Recruitment by Selection.


A Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry as listed in the First and Second Schedule of the Indian Veterinary Council Act, 1984.

Registration in the Veterinary Council of India or Veterinary Council of States.


Three years’ experience in the Cattle and Livestock Development or Animal Health or Poultry or Meat and Meat Products.


To assist the Livestock Health related schemes run by State Government agencies on all India basis. To assist the policy and planning work of Livestock Health related issues for the Government of India. To handle Parliament Questions/Assurances related to Livestock Health. To coordinate with International Bodies/Institutions like OIE, APHCA, and FAO on policy, planning and maintenance of Livestock Health and the latest development in the field.

How to apply

Apply online through UPSC website

How to pay application fees

1.Pay in Cash at any branch of State Bank of India through the Pay-in-Slip generated by the Online Recruitment Application system.

2. Pay Online using the Internet banking facility of the State Bank of India and its Associate Banks (State Bank of Hyderabad, State Bank of Mysore, State Bank of Patiala, State Bank of Travancore and State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur) ( if you are Customer of any of these banks and having Internet banking facility).

3. Pay Online using any Visa/Master Debit or Credit card issued by any Bank/ Institution.

Last date – 29.05.2014

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