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    Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    I am a graduate in food processing and engineering. Can I apply for the post of Food Inspector? Now I am studying for M.Tech in food processing. What are the other jobs I can apply. I am waiting for your faovurable reply. Thanking you.

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    For the Food inspector post you have to write the food inspector exam conducted by the UPSc every year in the month of july.

    Eligibility for the food inspector job :

    Education qualification:
    1.you must be graduate in agriculture/pharmacy/food technology/diary technology from any recognized collage.
    or
    Graduation in the medical also eligible for this post.
    or you have taken the chemistry,biology,agriculture then you are eligible for this exam.

    Age limit:
    your minimum age limit should be 21 years.

    NAtionality: indian.

    Selection process:
    1.written test
    2.Interview

    So you can be selected after the qualify the written test and interview.

    Pay scale: Rs 10,000 to Rs 40,000

    for more details visit: www.upsc.gov.in
    Thank you!

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Hi!!

    Eligibility for Food Inspector exam are as follows: -


    1. You must be graduates in any of the science subjects/agriculture / pharmacy / food technology
    / dairy technology from a recognized college.


    2. Age - 21 Years to 30 Years for General candidates, 21 Years to 33 Years
    for OBC candidates and 21 Years to 35 Years for SC / ST candidates.

    3. Nationality - Indian

    NOTE: - Final year appearing candidates can also apply for Food Inspector exam.

    All the best.



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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Dear Friend , The minimum qualification for the food inspector is the graduation from the chemistry , agriculture , food technology , medicine from recognized university and the age limit for the food inspector exam is 21 years to 30 years and you can apply for the above exam by filling in the application form issued from the UPSC
    Physical standards are given below :-
    *Height-157.5 cm.
    *Chest-81 cm
    *Walking-1600 in 15 min.
    *Cycling- 8 km in 30 min.
    For further information, you should visit the official website i.e http://www.upsc.gov.in

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    hi... right now i m completed my hotel mgt , can i eligible for this food inspector job

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    HELLO FRIEND

    If you're interested in food safety, becoming a food inspector might be the career for you.


    After being a Food inspector,you may provide inspections of organizations that handle and prepare food, including restaurants, supermarkets and even slaughterhouses.
    You will make sure food producers meet proper guidelines to ensure food is safe for human consumption. If this sounds interesting to you, follow these steps to become
    a food inspector.


    First of all,You have to obtain an undergraduate degree in food safety or a related field such as agriculture, biology or chemistry from an accredited college or
    university.


    Then,after completing your graduation,you have to take certification classes offered by your local bureau of food and meat inspection. Becoming certified in the area
    of food inspection looks great on your resume and helps you qualify for better-paying food inspector jobs.


    Later on,You will have to enroll in the USDA(UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE) Inspection Training Program and complete the necessary application, which you can download from the United Fresh Produce
    Association website. The program is available at both the introductory and senior levels.


    You should list at least one year's experience in the food industry on your resume, particularly in an industry that processes and handles food. This is necessary if
    you haven't obtained at least a bachelor's degree in the fields listed in the first step.


    Now,you can apply to companies and agencies seeking food inspectors. Both state and federal agencies employ food inspectors. Private food companies have jobs as well.
    You can choose the path that you feel is right for you.


    OTHER CAREER OPPURTINITIES IN THIS FIELD ARE:


    • Food inspector
    • Food safety auditor
    • Food safety officer
    The age limit for applying for the post of food inspector is 18 to 35 years.Upper age Limit is relaxable to the extent of 5 years for Scheduled Castes/Tribes/Backward
    Classes and upto 10 years for physically handicapped persons.


    In order to apply for the post of food inspector,you will have to appear for the UPSC Exam.Your marks and rank in this test will be the final decision for your career
    in food industry.




    ALL THE BEST.

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    To apply the food inspactor post you must be graduate in science, pharmacy, and in medical stream the age should be 21 to 30 years for general candidate for obc it is 33 and for SC/ST it is 35 years old govt conduct a written exan every year for food inspector post

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    hi,friend,
    if you are appearing for food inspector post you have complete graduation from pharmacy/agriculture.
    age should be 21-30 yrs is eligible for this post.for other candidate there is an 5 yrs relaxation ,and for these physically perfection:
    -Physical standards are given below :-
    -----Height-157.5 cm.
    ------Chest-81 cm
    -----Walking-1600 in 15 min.
    -----Cycling- 8 km in 30 min.


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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    I am a graduate in food processing and engineering. Can I apply for the post of Food Inspector? Now I am studying for M.Tech in food processing. What are the other jobs I can apply. I am waiting for your faovurable reply. Thanking you.
    Dear Aspirant;

    The minimum eligibility creteria for applying to the Food Inspector post in Food Department is as follows :-

    a) Must be a Citizen of India
    b) Age limit should be 18-28 (Relaxation as per Category)
    c) Educational Qualification :- Must be a holder of Bachelor degree in Agriculture / or with a Biology subject.


    Selection is totally based on written exam interview and on merit basis

    with regards
    THEMASK

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Eligibility criteria for the Food Inspector job is:
    you should have passed your 10 and 10+2 with 65% marks from any recognized board.
    You will be completed your graduation or degree with agriculture field or chemical field or food technology or pharmacy , medical degree holders are also applicable for the job.....
    You should be a Indian Citizen.

    Age limit: Age limit for the General category candidates are 21 years to 30 years.
    for the SC/ST candidates 21 to 38 years.
    And in case of OBC candidates the age limit is 21 to 35 years.

    The Selection is based upon:
    Written test
    Interviews

    All the best

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Hi friend,

    Food inspector examination is conducted by UPSC (
    Union Public Service Commission ) as well as state Public Service Commission.So,you have two options to becom Food Inspector.But eligibility for the both these exam is nearly same.

    images (1).jpg

    ---------> The food Inspector are
    responsible for the food hazards and the manufacturing of the safe and quality food.
    >>> ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR THE FOOD INSPECTOR :

    1. Person must be graduates in any of the sciences subjects :
    Pharmacy ,

    Food Technology ,

    Agriculture ,

    Dairy Technology ,from recognized university.

    2. Person should be between 21 - 35 years old.

    3. Person belongs to indian citizen only.

    For more information you can visit the link
    http://www.upsc.gov.in
    >>> QUESTIONS TO BE PREPARED FOR THE FOOD INSPECTOR EXAM ARE ;

    1. Technical related Questions.

    2. Science Subjects.

    3. Numerical Ability.

    4. GK Questions.

    5. English Language

    --------->
    Pay scale for this post is 10000 - 35000 with grade 4200 rupees.

    You may also know the notifications of food inspector from the following websites

    1. http://www.freshersworld.com

    2. http://www.freejobalert.com

    All the best....................

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    SIR, I AM B.E. (with ELECTRONICS & INSTRUMENTATION ENGGINEERING) HOLDER, IN THE FIRST SEMESTER I HAVE READ CHEMISTRY AS MY THEORY AND PRACTICAL SUBJECT, CAN I APPLY FOR THIS JOB?

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    sir can a D Pharma student eligable for the post of the Food inspecotr. If not then what are the extra qualification need to this post.

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    i completed Bsc in hotel managment from madras university.can i apply for food inspector jobs

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    HI,

    These are following Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector-----------------------------------

    1.You must be graduates in any of the science subjects/agriculture / pharmacy /food technology
    2.Your minimum age limit should be 21 years
    3.21 Years to 35 Years for SC / ST candidates
    4.Must be a Citizen of India.


    Hope It Helps!
    Good luck......

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    i am post graduate in food & nutrition. Am i eligible for this test

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Hello Friend,

    Yes you are eligible for Food Inspector Job with PG in Food and Nutrition.

    Eligibility conditions for Food Inspector:
    You must be the Indian Citizen
    You should have graduation in Science or Food management or Nutiriton etc...
    Your age should be between 21-30 years
    Age relaxation is provided as per government rules
    3 years for OBC
    5 years for Sc/St

    Thank you
    All the Best.

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    The eligibility criteria for Food Inspector is:-

    You should have completed graduation from a good university

    Your age should be:-
    Age limit for general candidate is 21-30 years
    If you are an OBC candidate then 21-33 years
    If you are an Sc/ST candidate then 21-35 years

    You should have these criteria fulfilled to apply for Food Inspector job.

    Thank you..

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    i am a dentist.. Am i eligible for this test? reply plz

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    sir, i am a student of Msc.food and nutrition (Awaited) i want to ask u that can i apply for the exam of food inspector in india.. how i can apply? plz reply my on divyagoyal66@gmail.com
    Regards
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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Hello friend
    Here's some details of Food Inspector exam:
    FOOD INSPECTOR Exam Pattern Structure 2012-2013
    Basically FOOD INSPECTOR exam has the following structure but we urge candidates to get ensure from the FOOD INSPECTOR prospectus or from official website before starting the preparation.
    FOOD INSPECTOR Syllabus
    Paper 1:
    General Studies
    Paper 2:
    World Geography and Population
    Current Events of National and International Importance
    History of India
    Indian Polity and Economy
    General Science
    Indian National Movement
    Students must ensure all the details from the official website.
    Official website of FOOD INSPECTOR: fica.webs.com/
    Ans of course age limit minimum 21 years.

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Hi,
    friend
    In food inspector posts eligibility
    1- Nationality Indian

    2- Age limit 21 to 30 years in General cast,OBC- 21 to 33 years and sc/st-21 to 35 years.

    3-Qualification-Graduate in Science subjects(-chemistry)/Pharmacy/Agriculture food.

    thank you

    all the best

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Hello friend

    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR THE FOOD INSPECTOR :

    1. Person must be graduates in any of the sciences subjects : Pharmacy ,

    Food Technology ,

    Agriculture ,

    Dairy Technology ,from recognized university.

    2. Person should be between 21 - 35 years old.

    3. Person belongs to indian citizen only.

    For more information you can visit the link http://www.upsc.gov.in

    FOOD INSPECTOR Syllabus
    Paper 1:
    General Studies
    Paper 2:
    World Geography and Population
    Current Events of National and International Importance
    History of India
    Indian Polity and Economy
    General Science

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    Re: Eligibility criteria for applying for the posts of Food Inspector?

    Dear friend yes you are eligible for Food Inspector Job .
    Eligibility conditions for Food Inspectoris-
    -You must be the Indian Citizen
    -You should have graduation in Science or Food management or Nutiriton etc...
    -Your age should be between 21-30 years
    Age relaxation is provided as per government rules:-
    3 years age relaxation for OBC category candidates.
    5 years age relaxtion for SC/ST category candidates.
    Best of luck...

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