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UPSC Recruitment Exams for Junior Scientific Officers

Job Title:Junior Scientific Officers
Job Location:Ghaziabad or any of its Regional Centres located at Bangalore, Bhubneshwar, Imphal, Jabalpur, Nagpur, Panchkula, & liable to serve anywhere in India.
No of Positions:06
Employer:Union Public Service Commission (National Centre of Organic Farming, Ghaziabad, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare)
Pay Scale:Rs. 9,300-34,800 (PB-2) + Rs. 4,600 (Grade Pay) (T.E. Rs. 31,275/- Approx.) + TA and HRA as admissible. General Central Service, Group ‘B’ Gazetted, Non-ministerial.
Last Date to Apply:14.07.2016.

Qualification :
Essential: M.Sc. in Microbiology from a recognized university or institute; Or M.Sc. in Botany with specialization in Plant Pathology or Microbiology or Mycology from a recognized university or institute; Or M.Sc. in Agriculture with specialization in Soil Science or Agricultural Chemistry or Agronomy or Microbiology or Plant Pathology or Horticulture or Agricultural Extension from a recognized university or institute.

Desirable: Ph. D in any discipline mentioned in essential qualifications

Experience :
Two years’ experience in the field of research and development of bio fertilisers and other aspects of organic farming.

Age Limit :
30 years

Responsibilities :
- Testing of Bio fertilisers, Organic Manures, Vermi-culture & different organic inputs in laboratory,
- Isolation and authentication of different strains of effective microorganisms related with organic farming,
- Organisation of training programmes on organic farming,
- Organisation of field demonstration programmes on organic farming,
- Preparation of technical literature on organic farming.

- Closing Date for submission of online recruitment application (ORA) through ORA Website is 23.59 hrs on 14.07.2016.
- The last date for printing of completely submitted online application is up to 23:59 hrs on 15.07.2016.
- Date for determining the eligibility of all candidates in every respect shall be the prescribed closing date for submission of online recruitment application (ORA). The applicant are advised to fill in all their particulars in the online Recruitment Application carefully as submission of wrong information may lead to rejection through computer based shortlisting apart from debarment by the commission.
- Date for the interview on which the shortlisted candidate is required to bring the printout of his/ her online application along with other documents at UPSC shall be intimated separately.

How to Apply :
Recruitment Application (ORA) website and NOT write to the Commission for Application forms. They are also requested to go through carefully the details of posts and instructions published below as well as on the website

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