CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission (TNPSC) will conduct exams to fill 429 vacant assistant agricultural officer (AAO) and assistant horticulture officer (AHO) posts, on April
17. On recruitment, their monthly scale of pay will be Rs 20,600-Rs 65,500.
Applicants, who are aged between 18 and 30, with a twoyear diploma in agriculture or horticulture can apply for these positions.
Applications could be submitted online (www.tnpsc.gov.in) by paying Rs 150 for registration and Rs 100 as exam fee, said a TNPSC notification.
Fee exemption and age concessions are applicable for candidates belonging to reserved communities, destitute widows and ex-servicemen.
Selection procedure involves a written test followed by a counseling.
The test will contain questions from their diploma syllabus, general studies and will check with their aptitude and mental ability.