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    Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hello sir/madam
    I M PURSUING B.TECH- BIOTECH CAN I APPLY FOR FOOD INSPECTOR JOB?





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    suresh36
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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hi..friend..
    To Get The job in the field of food inspector one need to finish Undergraduate degree in food safety or related field such as agriculture, biology or chemistry from a recognised university.
    >Enroll in the USDA inspection training programme.
    > 1 year experience in food industry needs to be shown on resume.
    > application is available from the official website of united fresh produce association.
    >If you are satisfied with above details you can apply for it...
    All The Best....




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    PRINCE-AKG
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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hello sir/madam
    I M PURSUING B.TECH- BIOTECH CAN I APPLY FOR FOOD INSPECTOR JOB?
    Friend,
    Have a look at the following eligibility criteria noted from concerned authority notification.

    Food inspector examination is conducted by UPSC as well state Public service commission.

    The main function of food inspector is to Examine the food quality and quantity in various industries/hotels/organization and etc ...

    Education Qualification Required :-
    • You must be a graduate in Medicine.
      Or
    • Candidate should have graduate in Science with Chemistry as one of the subject
      or
    • A graduate in Agriculture/ Public Health / Pharmacy / Veterinary /Science Food Technology / Dairy Technology.

    Other eligibility :-
    • Candidates age must lie between 21 years to 35 years as on July 1st 2012
    • Upper age Relaxation is provided to candidate belonging to Reservation category.
    • You must also have at-least one month training in Food inspection and sampling work approved by the Central Government or State Government.

    Question paper constitutes :-
    • Daration - 150 minutes

    • It comprises of questions on following topics -
      • technical related question
      • science subjects
      • numerical ability
      • GK questions
      • English language test
      • Note - It also consist of negative marking for incorrect answers.

    For more details visit official link -
    regards
    ~ASHISH~

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    For the food inspector post you are eligible.
    The candidate must complete their graduation is the must.
    Now you are pursuing in the final year if you have any announced on vacancies apply and you must have the entrance exam and then the selection process will proceed such as certificate verification etc.,
    So you are eligible but the agriculture students are most eligible candidate for this post,

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hi friend,

    Yes you can apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology .

    Eligibility criteria for food inspector
    • You should have graduation from any recognized university in following disciplines .
    1. agriculture
    2. biology
    3. chemistry
    • Age of candidate should be from 21 years to 35 years.

    Physical standard requirements

    Height of candidate :157.5 cms.
    Chest measurement : 81 cms

    Good Luck...!!

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hello sir/madam
    I M PURSUING B.TECH- BIOTECH CAN I APPLY FOR FOOD INSPECTOR JOB?
    yes you are eligible for the food inspector post .

    Food Inspector exam are conducted for the recruitment of Food Inspectors in various offices within the

    country.

    candidate who pass the entrance exam have to attend a personal interview.

    eligibility
    • Graduates who have gone through training in food inspection are qualified to attend the test.

      or
    • The candidate should have completed the bachelors’ degree in any of the science subjects.

    • They must have studied Chemistry as a subject in their qualifying course.

    • Graduates in Agriculture / Pharmacy / Food Technology / Dairy Technology are also eligible to apply

      for the test.
      • you should have computer knowledge .
      • candidate age must be between 18 to 35 years and the Upper age Limit is relaxable to the

        extentof 5 years for Scheduled Castes/Tribes/Backward Classes and upto 10 years for physically

        handicapped persons.

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    To Get The job in the field of food inspector one need to finish Undergraduate degree in food safety or related field such as agriculture, biology or chemistry from a recognised university.
    >Enroll in the USDA inspection training programme.
    > 1 year experience in food industry needs to be shown on resume.
    > application is available from the official website of united fresh produce association.
    >If you are satisfied with above details you can apply for it...
    All The Best....

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    beeta
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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Yes you can apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology .

    Eligibility criteria for food inspector
    You should have graduation from any recognized university in following disciplines .
    agriculture
    biology
    chemistry
    Age of candidate should be from 21 years to 35 years.

    Physical standard requirements

    Height of candidate :157.5 cms.
    Chest measurement : 81 cms

    Good Luck...!!

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hi friend

    To become a food inspector you need to write the food inspector exam conducted by UPSC.
    You are eligible for it.
    The exam this year is over and you have to wait for next exam in 2012.

    ELIGIBILITY:

    1. A gradaute in engineering in any discipline. Since biotech is one of them you are eligible.

    2.You must be aged between 21 and 30.
    Upper age limit is 33 for OBC and 35 for SC/ST.

    3.You must be an Indian citizen.

    The test consists of a written exam and an interview.
    The written paper is of 5 papers.

    Paper I: General awareness , aptitude ,English

    Paper II And III: Objective Questions from engineering

    Paper IV and V: Subjective Questions from engineering

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Yes you are eligible food inspector.As you had completed biotech,then surely you are eligible for food inspector.In food inspector the basic role of inspectors is to inspect in cold storage where foods are kept as a storage or a place where large number of foods present,to determine that whether food is safe for human health or not.Food inspector exam held every year by UPSC.Selection in such post is very tough,but nothing is impossible.Here is the eligiblity crtieria. ELIGIBLITY-candidates must be graduate in pharmacy or science field.

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hello ,

    Yes you can apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology .

    Eligibility criteria for food inspector

    You should have graduation from any recognized university in following disciplines .

    agriculture
    biology
    chemistry

    Age of candidate should be from 21 years to 35 years.


    Physical standard requirements

    Height of candidate :157.5 cms.
    Chest measurement : 81 cms

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    You must be a graduate in Medicine or, should have graduation in Science with Chemistry as one of the subject or, a graduation degree in Agriculture/Pharmacy/Veterinary Sc/Food Technology/Dairy Technology.
    With 12th class pass, you are not eligible for post of Food Isspector.

    thanks

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    vandanaexam
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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hi

    For Food Inspector, you must be a graduate in Medicine or, should have graduation in Science with Chemistry as one of the subject or, a graduation degree in Agriculture/Pharmacy/Bio-tech degree/Veterinary Sc/Food Technology/Dairy Technology.
    So, yes, you can apply for Food INspector post if you meet the minimum eligibility criteria.

    thanks

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    Hi..friend..
    To Get The job in the field of food inspector one need to finish Undergraduate degree in food safety or related field such as agriculture, biology or chemistry from a recognised university.
    >Enroll in the USDA inspection training programme.
    > 1 year experience in food industry needs to be shown on resume.
    > application is available from the official website of united fresh produce association.
    >If you are satisfied with above details you can apply for it...
    All The Best....

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    Re: Can I apply for Food Inspector exam after completing B.Tech in Biotechnology?

    FOOD Inspector Examination is conducted by UPSC every year.
    The candidates get selected for this post through qualifying :
    Written examination
    Interview.

    Educational qualification required :
    Degree in Agriculture /Public Health / Vertinaeary /Pharmacy / Science and Food Technology /Dairy Technology .

    Age limit : 21 years to 35 years

    age relaxation is given to reserved category candidates .

    Thanks

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