National Council of Educational Research & Training (NCERT) issued notification for recruitment to 7 posts of Chief Production Officer (1 post), Editor (2 posts), Business Manager (1 post), Assistant Production Officer (1 post), and Assistant Editor (2 posts). Interested candidates should send their applications through post within 30 days of publication of this notification i.e. till 1 September 2013.
Closing date for receipt of applications: within 30 days of publication of this notification i.e. till 1 September 2013 as the notification was published in Employment News dated 3 August 2013.
Sl. No., Name & No. of Posts:
Sl. No. 1. Chief Production Officer: 1 post
Sl. No. 2. Editor: 2 posts
Sl. No. 3. Business Manager: 1 post
Sl. No. 4. Assistant Production Officer: 1 post
Sl. No. 5. Assistant Editor: 2 posts
Salary / Pay Scale
for Sl. No. 1: Rs. 15600-39100 + GP of Rs. 7600
for Sl. No. 2: Rs. 15600-39100 + GP Rs. 6600
for Sl. No. 3: Rs. 15600-39100 + GP Rs. 6600.
for Sl. No. 4: Rs. 15600-39100 + GP Rs. 5400.
for Sl. No. 5: Rs. 15600-39100 + GP Rs. 5400.
For Sl. No. 1: below 45 year (as on 1 March 2013)
for Sl. No. 2: below 40 years (as on 1 January 2013)
for Sl. No. 3: below 45 years (as on 1 March 2013)
for Sl. No. 4: below 35 years (as on 1 March 2013)
for Sl. No. 5: below 35 years (as on 1 March 2013)
Educational Qualification & Experience:
for Sl. No. 1: Degree + 3 years Diploma in Printing Technology or 2 years Post Graduate Diploma in Book Publishing with specialization in Book Production + at least 10 years experience in printing Production of text-books, general publications, journals etc. of which not less than 5 years should be in a senior managerial capacity with scale of Rs. 1100 - 1600 (pre-revised) + thorough knowledge about cover design, lay-out, paper, blocks and all aspects of printing technology + experience in computer based printing processes.
for Sl. No. 2: Master’s Degree + at least 7 years experience of compiling, editing, writing and publication of books and journals, preferably school textbooks, supplementary readers + knowledge of proof reading and typography + proficiency in English.
Note: Candidates who have applied against the advertisement in the Employment News dated 2 April 2010 need not apply again. However they should submit copy of their earlier application with latest address for communication
for Sl. No. 3: Degree in Arts / Science / Commerce + at least 10 years experience in organizing sales of publications including school level books.
for Sl. No. 4: Diploma in Printing Technology or 2 years PG Diploma in Book Publishing with specialization in book production + at least 5 years experience in Printing / Production of textbooks, general publications, journals etc. or in a Government / Autonomous organization dealing with printing and publishing + thorough knowledge of production technique.
for Sl. No. 5: Degree in Arts / Science + at least 5 years experience in compiling, Editing, Proof reading and Typography etc + proficiency in the language required.
Application Fees: Non-refundable application fees of Rs. 500 (Rs. 250 for SC / ST / OBC candidates) has to be paid through a crossed Demand Draft / Indian Postal Order drawn in favour of ‘Secretary, NCERT, New Delhi’, payable at ‘New Delhi’
Female and PH candidates are exempted from payment of fees.
Selection Procedure: Selection will be done on the basis of candidates’ performance in the Test / Interview.
The posts carry all India liability.
How to Apply: Interested eligible candidates should send their applications in the prescribed format along with attested copies of the required certificates / documents, bio-data and fee DD to “The Under Secretary, E-III, NCERT Room No.5, Zakir Hussain Block, Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi – 110016” through Ordinary Post only so as to reach the concerned authority within 30 days from the date of publication of the advertisement.
On the envelope containing the application, candidates should super scribe ‘Name of the post applied for’.