Job Summary

Company Name

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)


2 years




Posted On

11 June 2018

Last Date of Application

28 June 2018

Mode to apply


Mode of Selection

Written exam + Interview

Age Limit


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Livestock Officer

Salary : Rs. 9300 -34800/- plus GP Rs. 4600/- No. Of Vaccancy : 1

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

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Job Description

Livestock Officer

Union Public Service Commission

Advertisement No.: 11/2018

Vacancy No: 18061102509

Department/Office: Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries

No. of Posts: 01

Pay Scale: PB 2 of Rs. 9300 -34800/- plus GP Rs. 4600/-

Age: Not exceeding 30 years as on normal closing date. Relaxable for regularly appointed Central/U.T. Government Servant upto 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

Essential Qualifications:


Bachelors Degree in Agriculture with Animal Science from a recognised University.

Note- Qualifications are relaxable at the discretion of the Union Public Service Commission, for reasons to the recorded in writing, in the case of candidates otherwise well qualified.

B. EXPERIENCE Two years’ experience in any cattle farm under the Vaterinary or Agriculture Department of a Central Government or State Government or of registered Cooperative Society in the field of management and breeding of livestock.

Desirable Qualification: M.Sc. in Agriculture or Animal Science or Dairying from a recognised University.


To supervise the various operations relating to management of farm animals like feeding (concentrate and fodder), cleaning, washing of cow sheds, management of calves etc.

Care and management of farm animals, production, disposal of milk.

Supervise cleaning of byres, milking of animals, up keeping of pedigree records of the herd.

Keep vigil on utilization of feed and fodder.

Hygienic production of milk and its disposal.

Probation: Two years

Head Quarter: Ministry of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Deptt. Of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi

Other Details: General Central Service, Group ‘B’, Gazetted, (Non-Ministerial). The post is temporary but likely to continue.

Any Other Conditions: The official will be required to serve to some at Central Cattle Breeding Farm, Sunabeda(Odhisa) with all india service liability.