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Plant Pathology Jobs as Assistant Director (Pest Surveillance) at NIPHM

Job Title:Assistant Director (Pest Surveillance)
Job Location:Hyderabad, Telangana
No of Positions:01
Employer:National Institute of Plant Health Management, Hyderabad (NIPHM)
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Pay Scale:PB-3, Rs. 15,600 – 39,100/-, GP Rs. 5,400/-
Last Date to Apply:30 days from date of publication in Employment Newspaper, i.e, 2nd October 2016
Qualification : Essential: A First Class Master’s Degree in
a. Agriculture with specialization in Plant Pathology/ Entomology/ Nematology OR
b. Plant Pathology/Entomology OR
c. Botany with specialization in Plant Pathology OR
d. Zoology with specialization in Entomology / Nematology

1. Advanced Training in Pest Surveillance.
2. Ph.D. in the relevant subject.
Experience:Minimum work experience of 4 years (2 years for candidates with Ph.D) in Plant Protection work.
Experience in Research, teaching/training in the respective fields will also be considered.
Age Limit:45 years
Responsibilities:As Sub-divisional heads they are expected to plan, implement and coordinate various activities of their sub-divisions to enable the Joint Directors / Directors accomplish the responsibilities assigned. Any other duties assigned by the Joint Directors, Directors or the Director General from time to time.
Terms and Conditions: i. Age limit will be reckoned with reference to the closing date for receipt of the applications.
ii. Upper age limit for persons with disabilities shall be relaxable by 5 years (10 years for SCs/STs and 8 years for OBCs)
iii. Only such persons would be eligible for PwD reservation in services/posts who suffer from not less than 40 percent of relevant disability. A person who wants to avail of benefits of reservation would have to submit a Disability Certificate issued by a Competent Authority.
iv. “Relaxation of upper age limit in respect of reserved categories such as SC/ST/OBC/PHE/Ex-servicemen etc., as per GOI orders. (in terms of G.I., Dept. of Per. &Trg., Notfn. No. 15012/6/98- Estt. (D), dated 21st December, 1998.OBC candidates have to enclose latest caste certificate as per GOI norms for claiming age relaxation and for considering to the reserved OBC post.
v. In the case of direct recruitment the selected candidates will be governed by the New Pension Scheme, 2004, Govt. of India.
vi. The Probation period for direct recruits will be Two years as per the rules in force.
How to Apply :- The applications in prescribed proforma (through proper channel in case of service candidates) should reach the Registrar i/c, National Institute of Plant Health Management, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500 030, Telangana, 30 days from date of publication in Employment newspaper by 5.30 p.m. Persons working in Govt. service should apply through proper channel only. In case it takes time to obtain clearance from the Head of Department, an advance copy of the application can be sent on or before the closing date. However the application through proper channel should reach NIPHM by the time of scrutiny, else the advance copy will not be considered.
- Self-attested copies of all educational qualifications along with experience, age relaxation and other certificates are required to be enclosed invariably. Applications without proper enclosures will not be considered for scrutiny.
- “Age and qualifications can be relaxed in exceptional cases by the Director General”.
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