Department of Agriculture & Cooperation, New Delhi under Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, issued notification inviting applications for recruitment to 2 posts of Deputy Director in Mahalanobis National Crop Forecast Centre, an attached office under the Ministry, on Deputation basis including short-term contract (ISTC). Interested candidates should send their applications to the said office by post so as to reach the concerned authority within 60 days of publication of this notification in the Employment News i.e. till 8 July 2014 as the notification got published in Employment News dated 10- 16 May 2004.
Last date for receipt of applications at the concerned office: within 60 days of publication of this notification in the Employment News i.e. till 8 July 2014 as the notification got published in Employment News dated 10- 16 May 2004.
1. Deputy Director: 2 posts
Name of Organization: Mahalanobis National Crop Forecast Centre, New Delhi
Classification: General, Central Service, Group ‘A’, Gazetted;
Pay Scale: Pay Band 3 of Rs.15600- 39100 with Grade Pay of Rs.6600
Type of recruitment: on Deputation basis including short-term contract
Period of recruitment: not exceed 3 years;
Maximum Age limit: 56 years (as on the last date for receipt of applications)
Qualifications: M.Sc. in Agronomy or Agricultural Physics or Agricultural Meteorology or Crop Physiology OR M.Tech. in Remote Sensing or Geo-matics or Geo-informatics with B.Tech. in any branch OR B.Sc. (Physics/ Mathematics/ Geography/ Agriculture) with 5 years experience in Research and Application work after acquiring Master’s degree.
Other eligibility conditions: Officer of Central/ State/ UT governments/ Semi-government organisations/ recognized Research Institute/ Autonomous organizations holding analogous posts on regular basis in the parent cadre or department OR with 5 years regular service in the Grade Pay of Rs.5400 in Pay Band 3 in parent cadre/ department.
Selection Procedure: Selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in the Interview
Candidates will be required to produce all documents/ Certificates in original at the time of Interview
How to Apply: Interested and eligible officers, who could be spared in the event of selection, should send their applications in the prescribed format along with copies of required certificates/ testimonials through proper channel to ‘The Under Secretary (IT), Room No 385B, Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi- 110001’ so as to reach the concerned authority within 60 days of publication of this notification in the Employment News i.e. till 8 July 2014 as the notification got published in Employment News dated 10- 16 May 2004.