(JOBS) Recruitment of Various Posts at ICMAM Project Directorate, 2011

Government of India
Ministry of Earth Sciences
ICMAM Project Directorate

Advertisement No. MoES/ICMAM-PD/11th Plan/Project Staff/76/2007

Applications are invited for filling up following temporary project positions purely in project mode in the ICMAM Project Directorate, Chennai, an attached office of the Ministry of Earth Sciences (MoES) initially for a period of one year extendable further based on performance as per details given below:

I. Shoreline Management

Project Scientists-I:

  • Number of Posts: 03
  • Qualification:  First Class Master’s Degree in Oceanography with Physical Oceanography or First Class B.E/B.Tech in Engineering/Technology with subjects relevant to Coastal Engineering, and 2 years of research experience in field data collection, analysis and numerical modeling of oceanographic parameters.
  • Pay Scale: Rs.36,000/- p.m (inclusive of HRA) plus an annual performance incentive @ 3% of the consolidated salary will be provided subject to completion of one year and satisfactory performance of the scientist.

Senior Research Fellow:

  • Number of Posts: 01
  • Qualification:  First class M.Sc., in Science subjects relating to Physical Oceanography / Marine Science with two years of experience in the subject evidenced by minimum one publication in research journals.
    Desirable: Knowledge in Mathematical modeling. Two years experience in planning and executing field survey related to coastal processes and beach profiles.
  • Pay Scale: Emoluments: Rs.14,000/- p.m + HRA as per rules

II. Marine Ecotoxicology

Project Scientist-II:

  • Number of Posts: 01
  • Qualification:  Ph D in Science relating to Marine environment/toxicology/biochemistry or First Class M.Sc in science with 3 years of experience or M.Phil in Science with 2 years of experience in marine eco- oxicology by way of conduct of bioassay studies, enzyme assay techniques and analysis of heavy metals, pesticides and Poly Aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), as evidenced by minimum one publication in research journals.
    Desirable: Knowledge/experience in conducting toxicology experiments and seawater quality analysis. Experience in collection and maintenance of marine organisms in the laboratory.
  • Pay Scale: Rs.38, 000/- p.m (inclusive of HRA) plus an annual performance incentive @ 3% of the consolidated salary will be provided subject to completion of one year and satisfactory performance of the scientist.

Senior Research Fellow:

  • Number of Posts: 03
  • Qualification:  First class Master’s degree in science relating to Marine Science / Marine Biology/ Oceanography & Coastal studies or its equivalent from recognized university with 2 years exp. in toxicity studies as evidenced by minimum one publication in research journals.
    Desirable: Knowledge and experience in collection and maintenance of marine organisms and conducting toxicology and environmental monitoring studies.
  • Pay Scale: Rs.14,000/- p.m + HRA

Junior Research Fellow:

  • Number of Posts: 03
  • Qualification:  First Class Master’s Degree in Life Sciences/Marine Biology/Oceanography & Coastal studies or its equivalent from a recognized university. Should be passed in National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted jointly by CSIR-UGC (vide Ministry of Science & Technology, New Delhi O.M. No. A.20020/11/97-IFD, dt: 31.03.2010) evidenced by a certificate.
    Desirable: Knowledge/experience in collection and maintenance of marine organisms and conduct of toxicology and environmental monitoring studies.
  • Pay Scale: 16,000 pm + HRA

III. Ecosystem Modeling including Bio-geochemistry

Project Scientist-I

  • Number of Posts: 01
  • Qualification:  First Class Master’s Degree in Marine Sciences /Oceanography with Chemical Oceanography /Environmental Sciences/Environmental Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry with 2 years minimum experience in research relating to nutrients, trace metals and organic chemicals in the marine, estuarine and coastal environment, as evidenced by minimum one publication in research journals.
  • Pay Scale: Rs.36,000/- p.m (inclusive of HRA) plus an annual performance incentive @ 3% of the consolidated salary will be provided subject to completion of one year and satisfactory performance of the scientist.

How To Apply:

Application should be typed on a thick plain paper in the format given below. It should be supported with a passport size photograph along with attested copies of certificates of educational qualifications, training and experience etc., and the same should be sent to the Project Director, ICMAM Project Directorate, Ministry of Earth Sciences, 2nd Floor, NIOT Campus, Velachery- Tambaram Main Road, Pallikaranai, Chennai 600 100 in a cover superscribed “Application for Project Scientist/SRFs/JRFs along with Reference Number” so as to reach this Directorate within 15 days from the date of publication of the advertisement in the Employment News / National dailies whichever is published later. Applications without the certificates and photograph are summarily rejected.

Last Date : 14-03-2011

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