ICMR – NIOH Jobs 2017: Project Assistant (Technical Assistant), India
National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOH), is the premier institute, under the aegis of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), under the Department of Health Research, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India. The need for research in Occupational Health in the country was first appreciated by Indian Research Fund Association (IRFA), the forerunner of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). IRFA set up an Industrial Health Advisory Committee (IHAC) under the chairmanship of Col. Bozman in 1945.
ICMR-NIOH has announced notification for the recruitment of Project Assistant (Technical Assistant) on purely temporary basis in the ICMR, India & MRC, UK funded time-bound project entitled “Consortium on Vulnerability to Externalizing Disorder and Addictions (cVEDA)” under Dr Amit Chakrabarti, Scientist “E” (Medical) & Site Principal Investigator, at ROHC (E) Kolkata.
Job Title: Project Assistant (Technical Assistant
Educational Qualification: Graduate in Chemistry / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Environmental Science / Immunology / Life Science / Microbiology / Molecular Biology / Physiology / Zoology from a recognized University with three years work experience from a recognized institute or Master’s degree in relevant subject from a recognized institute
Desirable Qualification: Exposure to HPLC, GC, AAS and experience in biological and environmental sample collection, processing and transportation
Salary: Rs. 28,755/- consolidated p.m.
Age Limit: 30 years
Job Responsibilities: Collection of biological and environmental samples for toxicology & genetics; assist in laboratory procedures, and other project related work; involves travel to study sites as well as other sites in India.
How to Apply: Candidates possessing the above essential qualification and experience may report latest by 9.30 am on 15/12/17, Friday with an application on plain paper with reference to the advertisement and post applying for; a copy of CV and copies of self-attested testimonials for Walk-in-Interview and/or Written Test on the same day
Selection Process: Only shortlisted candidates will be called for walk-in-interview / written test after verification of essential qualification and experience. If required, based on the performance in the written test a merit list will be prepared for walk-in-interview on the same day.
Date of the Interview: 15th December 2017
Time of the Interview: 09.30 A.M
Venue of the Interview: Regional Occupational Health Centre, Eastern, Block DP1, Sector V, Salt Lake, Kolkata 700091