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Agricultural Chemistry Jobs as Assistant Director at Agricoop

Job Title:Assistant Director (Agricultural Chemistry)
Job Location:New Delhi
No. of Positions:05
Employer:Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare
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Pay Scale:Level-lO (Rs.56100-177500) in the Pay Matrix (Pay Band - 3, Rs.15600-39100/- plus Grade Pay of Rs.5400/-).
Last Date to Apply :60 days from the date of issue/publishing of this advertisement in the Employment News.

Period of Deputation:
Period of deputation (including short term contract) shall ordinarily not to exceed 03 years.

A. Educational:
M.Sc. Agricultural Chemistry or M.Sc. in Chemistry with specialization either in Organic Chemistry or Analytical Chemistry from a recognized University or Institution.

B. Experience:
Three years' practical experience of work relating to analysis of Pesticides using modern· sophisticated analytical instruments such as Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy, High performance liquid chromatography, Gas Liquid Chromatography, etc.
In a Central Government or State Government Department or Public Sector Undertaking or Agricultural University or in an Autonomous or Statutory or Semi-Government Organization or many recognized Research Institution or Councils.
Desirable: Doctorate Degree ill Agricultural Chemistry or Doctorate Degree in Chemistry (with Research work on Pesticides related subjects) from a recognized University.

Eligibility Conditions:
Officers under Central Government or State Government or Union Territories or Public Sector Undertakings or Semi-Government or Statutory or Autonomous organizations:-
(i) Holding analogous post on regular basis in the parent cadre or Department; or
(ii) With three years' service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in posts in Level-7 (Rs.44900-142400) (Pay Band 2, Rs. 9300-34800 with Grade Pay Rs.4600) or equivalent in the parent cadre or department.

Analysis of pesticides & residues by latest physic chemical methods, training, research & development work on modern instrumental methods.
Determination of pesticides contamination in environment.

National surveys on: - (i) residue analysis to determine extent of contamination of food commodities and assist in establishment of tolerance limits
(ii)Quality control of pesticides formulations as per ISI specifications.

Age Limit:
The maximum age for appointment by deputation (including short term contract) shall not be exceeding 56 years as on the closing date of receipt of applications

Application Proforma:
Application Proforma and other details of the posts may kindly be downloaded from the website of this Ministry.

How to Apply:
It is, therefore, requested that the applications of suitable and eligible officers and who can be spared immediately in the event of selection may be sent directly to the Under Secretary (PP-I),Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Room No. 039, Krishi Bhavan, New Delhi-ll0001 within a period of 60 days from the date of issue/publishing of this advertisement.
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