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    What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    Hello sir/madam
    i really want to know about the eligibility for job in food inspector exam.





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    lakshmi M
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    Re: What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    UPSC conducts the food Inspector exam.
    Eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Exam.
    You have to pass the entrance exam have to attend on interview.
    Who clear the formalities can get the designated in the concerned ranks in the public sector.
    upsc carries out the test in different centers.
    AGE: The candidates should in b/w 21-35 years.

    You have a relevant experience on Hotel Management and Nutrition background.

    You have to appear for this exam visit the http://www.upsc.gov.in
    Good luck.......




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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hello sir/madam
    i really want to know about the eligibility for job in food inspector exam.
    Hey friend,

    Food inspector is a job dealing with determining the quality of the food processed or made and prevention of food hazards.You should write the respected entrance exams to become a food inspector and they are:

    UPSC Entrance Exam
    All India Food Inspector Entrance Exam
    Punjab Food Supplies Department Entrance Exam

    UPSC conducts the All India Food Inspector exam for candidates to recruit food inspectors and for it the candidate must pass the exam and attend the interview.

    Candidate must be a citizen of India and must have a age limit of 18-35 years and the upper age relaxations for SC/ST/OBC category is 5 years and for PH candidates it is 10 years.

    Candidates must have done a degree from a recognized university and must have studied chemistry in the qualifying course.

    Candidates who have done their degree in Agriculture/ Pharmacy/Food Technology can also apply for this exam.

    All the best.

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    Re: What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hello sir/madam
    i really want to know about the eligibility for job in food inspector exam.
    Food Inspector examination is conducted Public service commission (PSC) of respective state,
    thus bit fluctuation may appear in eligibility criteria as you have not mentioned particular state you are interested in....

    Eligibility Criteria (General) :-
    • Nationality - Indian
    • Candidate should be graduate from recognized University or Institution or its equivalent exams.
    • Age must be between 21 years - 35 years.
    • Upper age relaxation is provided to SC/ST/PH and other members belonging to reservation category.
    • Must full fill minimum physical standard.
    • recommended 1 year experience in food industry.

    Examination Paper pattern :-
    • (1) First Paper

      General Studies :-
      • 1. General Science
      • 2. Current Events of National nad International Importance.
      • 3. History of India.
      • 4. Indian National Movement.
      • 5. Indian Polity and Economy. 6. World Geography and Population.

    • (2) Second Paper

      Main Subject : –
      • 1. Definition and standards of Food quality
      • 2. Fruits, Vegetables and Plantation products
      • 3. Cereals, Pulses and Oil-Seed products
      • 4. Animal Food Products:
      • 5. Food Additive, Chemical Preservation


    regards
    ~ASHISH~
    Last edited by PRINCE-AKG; 26th August 2011 at 10:33 PM. Reason: format

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    pradeepdeshwal3626
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    Re: What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    Friend,

    To be a Food inspector there are various exams which are conducted for the recruitment of food inspectors.So these exams are:
    • UPSC entrance exam
    • All India Food Inspector Exam
    • Punjab Food Supplies Department Exam
    • Every state's public service commission.

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR FOOD INSPECTOR IS:

    1)A candidate must be a graduate in any field from any recognized University.

    2)A candidate should possess at least 120 hours course with working experience in the use of Personal Computers or Information Technology in office Productivity applications or Desktop Publishing Applications from a Govt. recognized institution or a reputed institution which is ISO 9001 certified. Or

    A computer Information Technology Course equivalent to O level certificate of DOEACC of Govt. of India.

    Age Limit:

    The age of an candidate must be between 18 to 35 years

    The Upper age Limit is relaxable upto 5 years for Scheduled Castes/Tribes/Backward Classes and upto 10 years for physically handicapped persons.

    Reservation:

    There are some seats reserved for candidates belonging to these categories. SC/ST, BC, EX-Servicemen, Handicapped persons, freedom fighter & Sports persons, Categories.

    APPLICATION FORM:

    The application form can be filled online on the official website of your's state public service commission.

    THE DEPARTMENT OF FOOD,CIVIL SUPPLIES AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, PUNJAB has the application form for Inspectors Food & Supplies Grade-II.

    Number of Posts: 330 (SC: 153, ESM: 141, Sportsman: 23, PH: 13)

    Pay Scale: Rs. 5910-20200 (Grade Pay Rs. 2800)

    Age Limit: 18-37 years (as on Jan 31, 2011)

    Application Fee:

    SC: Rs. 350

    Others: Rs. 700

    Application fee to be paid by DD/ Pay Order/ Bankers Cheque/ Postal Order in favour of Director Food and Supplies payable at Chandigarh. Candidate should write their name and addresses on the back of payment instrument.

    How to Apply:

    Application on prescribed format should reach Office of Director Food and Civil Supplies, Punjab, Jeevandeep Building (LIC), Sector-17-B, Chandigarh on or before the last date.


    GOOD LUCK.

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    Re: What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    Eligibility for food Inspector
    1. Undergraduate degree in food safety or related field such as agriculture, biology or chemistry from a recognised university.
    2.enroll in the USDA inspection training programme.
    3. 1 year experience in food industry needs to be shown on resume.
    4. application is available from the official website of united fresh produce association.

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    Re: What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    i have done btech in computer science ,i m resident of punjab,but due to some reasons,i have done my 10th class in haryana with hindi subject,but ,i have done 12th with punjabi subject,i wana give food inspector of punjab exam,is m eligible for dis?????plz help me..my email is shruti.s986@gmail.com

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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Hello sir/madam
    i really want to know about the eligibility for job in food inspector exam.

    Dear Aspirant,




    Food Inspector Eligibility-Criteria



    Educational Qualification



    you must completed your graduation in Medicine
    or
    you must have graduation degree in Science with Chemistry as one of the subject
    or
    Graduate in Agriculture/ Public Health / Pharmacy / Veterinary /Science Food Technology / Dairy Technology.



    Age _Criteria



    your age should be in between 21 year to 35 year (as on July 1, 2012)

    Upper age Relaxation for Reserved category.



    Question Paper Details


    English language test
    Technical related question
    Numerical ability
    Science subjects
    GK questions







    Visit The official Site



    Good Luck```

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    Re: What is the exact eligibility criteria for Food Inspector Examination?

    I'm doing Bachelor in food science and technology(honours) along with certificate, diploma and advance diploma course in food science and quality control...am i eligible for food inspector exam in punjab ? cause at the UPSC site there is no particular exam mentioned for food inspector..moreover, under the civil servise exam conducted for all doesn't contain any subject particularly related to food science except agriculture...
    shall i pursue this degree further or go for some other subject in post graduation?
    kindly send me the link of the site which can satisfy my eligibilty for food inspector..:) thanx :)

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