Fishery Field Assistant - Public Service Commission, West Bengal


Public Service Commission, West Bengal shortly called as PCSWB is a constituent body that came into existence in the year 1937 for the purpose of recruitment of candidates to different civil service positions across the state of West Bengal.

Recruitment by PCSWB:

Public Service Commission, West Bengal invites applications from eligible Indian citizens for the position of Fisher field assistant to work under the Department of Fisheries, Aquaculture, Aquatic Resources & Fishing harbours.

Name of the position: Fishery Field Assistant

Number of Vacancies: Total number of vacancies is 286, which is divided as follows:

SC – 17

ST – 29

BC (A) – 29

BC (B) – 20

MSP – 06

PH - 03

Pay Scale: Pay scale for the position of Fishery Field Assistant is fixed as Rs.7100-37600 plus a GP of Rs. 3200.


Educational Qualification: Candidates must have completed their three-year Bachelor’s Degree course in science with industrial fish and fisheries as vocational or major subject from a recognized university. Candidates should be able to speak, write and read in Bengali and this is not applicable for Nepali speaking candidates.

Physical Fitness: Candidates applying for the position of Fishery Field Assistant should have good physique and sound health and shall be of active habits and should be free from bodily infirmity or organic defect. Candidates should also be able to travel in remote rural areas by motor cycle or bicycle and must also be a good swimmer.

Age: Candidates must not be more than 35 years as on the 1st of January 2011 and this upper age limit is relaxable for people holding substantive appointment under Government of India/West Bengal.

Application fee:

Candidates must enclose an application fee of Rs.160 only by Indian Postal Order endorsed or crossed to the Secretary, Public Service Commission, West Bengal payable at G.P.O., Kolkata or in the form of challan from Government Treasury in West Bengal or RBI, Kolkata along with the application.

How to apply:

Applications in prescribed format as given in, should be sent to the address given below before the 05th of July 2011 with the advertisement number and name of the post applied for or candidates can also submit the application in person between 11 am and 3.30 pm non all working days to the same address given below before the closing date:


Public Service Commission West Bengal,

161-A, S.P. Mukherjee Road,

Kolkata – 700026

Last date to apply: 05th of July 2011

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10 Responses to “Fishery Field Assistant - Public Service Commission, West Bengal”

  1. 10

    when the result will publish?

  2. 9
    what is gross sallary ? kamal:

    where would posting home Dist. or
    others ?

  3. 8
    Prasun Guria:

    Result of fishery examination held in 2011

  4. 7
    saradamoyee das:

    the interview result of fishery field officer has been published…but i didn’t find in website….!!!
    When it will be available in website ?? please reply and send the website…

  5. 6
    Alak Kumar Manna:

    Dear sir/madam,

    I given examp for fishery field officer . when ready panel list for above this post.

    Please reply me as early are possible..

    thanks & regards,
    Alak Kumar Manna.
    roll no —691

  6. 5
    Debanjan Manna:

    dear sir/madam

    what’ll be the date of fishery field assistant PSC interview?

  7. 4
    Asim Bikas Mandal:

    dear sir/madam,
    My date of interview for the post of Fishery Field Assistant,please tell me.

    Thanking You,
    Asim Bikas Mandal.

  8. 3
    Suvasish Acharya:

    Dear Sir,

    Can you tell please the probable date of interview for the post of Fishery Field Assistant.

    Thank You,
    Suvasish Acharya.

  9. 2

    Dear sir/madam
    I have submitted my application form along with all testimonials. but i don’t know when and where the exam is taken for the fishery field assistant. if this is told me please it is very helpful to me.

    your’s faith fully
    sk motashir haque.

  10. 1

    Dear Sir ,
    I am a candidate of fishery field assistant post . please give me the syllabus of test for the post .

    thank you