Gazette Date: 13/05/2014
Last Date: 18/06/2014
SPECIAL RECRUITMENT – STATE WIDE
Applications must be submitted online through the official website of the Commissionafter 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION'. Candidates who have already registered can apply through their profile.
1 Name of Department : Animal Husbandry
2 Name of post : Veterinary Surgeon Grade II
(Special Recruitment from ST only)
3 Scale of pay : ` 20,740-36,140/-
4 No. of vacancy : 14 (Fourteen)
Note:- The above Vacancies are now in existence. The Ranked list of selected candidates published by the Commission shall remain in force for a minimum period of one year and a maximum period of three years provided that the said list will not continue to be in force if a new list after the expiry of the minimum period of one year is published. Recruitment will be made for the above vacancy and also for the vacancies reported for Special Recruitment from Scheduled Tribe only during the currency of the list.
5 Method of Appointment : Direct Recruitment (Special Recruitment from among
Scheduled Tribes only).
Note:- Applications received from candidates other than Scheduled Tribe candidates will be
rejected. Individual communications regarding the rejection of their applications for the
above reason will not be issued.
6 Age : 18 - 44.
Only Candidates born between 02.01.1970 and 01.01.1996
(both dates included) are eligible to apply for this post. No
other age relaxation will be allowed.
Note:- In the absence of qualified candidates within the age limit the upper age limit shall be
relaxed up to 50 years. But in no case the maximum age limit shall exceed 50 (Fifty) years.
(1) A Degree in Veterinary Science from a recognized University.
(2) Registration with the Kerala State Veterinary Council as envisaged in the Indian
Veterinary Council Act, 1984 (Central Act 52 of 1984).
(3) Working Knowledge in Malayalam.
Relaxation from the above qualification under item (3) shall be given to persons
belonging to linguistic minorities in the State subject to the condition that they shall pass
the Language test in Malayalam as provided in clause (aaaa) of rule 10 of part II of the
Kerala State and Subordinate Services Rules, 1958.
Note: Working knowledge in Malayalam will be assessed by the Commission during the course
of selection.8 Probation
Every person appointed to this post shall be on probation from the date on which he
joins duty for a total period of two years on duty within a continuous period of
9 Test : Persons appointed to the post of veterinary surgeon, shall, during the period of
probation, pass the Account test (Lower), Account test for Executive Officers of
Kerala and Animal Husbandry Department manual test, if they have not already
passed the tests.
10 Training :- Candidates on appointment as Veterinary Surgeon shall undergo within the period of
probation, the training course conducted by the Animal Husbandry Department and
the period of such training shall be treated as duty for the purpose of probation.
11 Method of Submitting application:
Before applying for the post, candidates should register as per 'ONE TIME
REGISTRATION' Scheme on the official website of Kerala Public Service Commission
www.keralapsc.gov.in . Those who have already registered can apply by logging on to their
profile using his/her User-id and password. Candidates shall click on the 'Apply Now' button of
the respective post in the Notification link for applying for a post. No application fee is required.
Candidates can view, rectify defects and print the details in the profile if required by clicking on
the link Registration Card. Candidates are responsible to ensure the correctness of the personal
information and secrecy of their password and they shall keep in mind the user id for further
communication with the commission. Before applying for a post candidates must ensure the
correctness of the information on their profile. They must quote the User-id for further
communication with the commission. Applications once submitted will be received as
provisional and particulars shall not be deleted or altered after submission . Applications which
are submitted not in accordance with the conditions 1-2given in the notification will be
summarily rejected. Documents to prove qualification, age, community etc have to be produced
as and when called for.
12 Last Date for receipt of applications : 18.06.2014 Wednesday up to 12 Midnight.
13 Website Address : www.keralapsc. gov.in
14 Paragraphs two, three and twenty five (except the conditions laid down in the Rule 3 (C) of Part
II of the Kerala State and Subordinate Service Rules) are not applicable to this selection.
15 Appointment are made on the basis of the rank secured in the ranked list of candidates prepared
in pursuance of this notification subject to the conditions laid down in G.O.(P) No. 21/76/PD
dated, 17.01.1976 and G.O.(P) No.25/94/GAD dated, 22.01.1994 allowing special reservations
to Scheduled Tribes in accordance with the procedures made for this purpose from time to time
and subject to the rules under sections 3(c), 17(a), 17(b) of Part II of Kerala State and
Subordinate Service Rules, 1958.
(For details refer to the General Conditions at the end of the notification).
KERALA PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION