APPOINTMENT OF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER "C" (PROGRAM)
Saturday 01 Aug, 2015
Advertisement No.: ICTS-2015/04 dated 01 August 2015
International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), a premier research centre (an Autonomous, Grant-in-Aid Institution of the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India) is looking for highly motivated and self-driven individuals for appointment to the post of Scientific Officer "C" at its Bangalore Office. The candidates should have the following qualifications and experience:
Essential Qualifications & Experience:
- Post-graduate degree in Science with a minimum of 60% marks in the aggregate, from a reputed university.
- Minimum one year of work experience/exposure in co-ordinating for scientific events/activities in a large and reputed organization.
- Knowledge of personal computer and its applications.
Desirable Qualifications & Experience:
This position requires a person with a good background in frontiers of knowledge at the level of popular science and experience in processing of proposals for scientific events and their organization. The person should have a good flair for organizing events and coordinating with several different agencies. Excellent spoken and written English and a keen eye for detail are highly desirable.
Job profile of this position includes: Inviting proposals for organizing ICTS Programs, coordinating processing of proposals and interacting with the organizers of the selected programs for matters pertaining to academic aspect of organization of ICTS programs and other scientific activities; Collecting and maintaining records of program reports and other statistics relevant for programs; Active involvement with the IT team for maintaining program web pages; Coordinating collection of research and education material generated by programs and making it freely available through the Centre's web portal.
Scale of Pay: PB 3 (Rs. 15600 – 39100/-) with Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-
Upper Age limit: 28 years (as on 1.7.2015) = born on or after 01 July 1987
Age will be relaxed for SC/ST/OBC/Ex-Servicemen as per norms and for internal candidates as per Institute rules. This position is for the general category (unreserved) - SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates can also apply.
How to apply:
Interested candidates should submit their applications online at the ICTS website. Hard copy of the submitted application (copy of filled application form will be sent to you by email) along with the true copies of relevant certificates/testimonials MUST reach the Administrative Officer (Establishment Cell) ICTS Office, TIFR Centre Building, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012 (India), on or before 21 August 2015. The envelope should be clearly marked “ICTS Recruitment” and the advertisement number and post applied for should be quoted next to it.
The post is tenable at Bangalore, but is liable to be transferred to the Institute’s headquarters at Mumbai or any other field stations. Those working in Govt. /Semi Govt. /Public sector undertaking should apply Through Proper Channel. Only those called for interview will be informed of the results and no interim correspondence of any kind will be entertained.
Appointment for the post will be initially for a period of three years, including probation period of one year. Continuing appointment beyond the initial period of three years will be subject to the results of a comprehensive review and performance appraisal.
The selected candidate shall be required to join immediately.
The Institute reserves the right to restrict the number of candidates for interview to a reasonable limit on the basis of qualifications and experience higher than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. Mere fulfilling the essential and desirable qualifications will not entitle an applicant to be called for interview. The Institute reserves the right not to fill any posts herein advertised. Canvassing in any form shall disqualify the candidate.