Ministry of Agriculture Vacancies – Biotech & Genetics Apply
Ministry of Agriculture Vacancies – Biotech & Genetics Apply. Assistant Director (Crops) vacancy for MSc & PhD Biochemistry / Microbiology candidates at Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare. Check out all of the details on the same below:
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Govt Job Details
Government of India
Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare
How to Apply for the Govt Job:
Application (in triplicate) only in the prescribed proforma (Annexure-1) of the eligible candidates whose services can be spared immediately on selection, together with the certificate from the Forwarding Authority (in proforma Annexure-11) along with the following documents:
(i) Cadre clearance;
(ii) Integrity certificate;
(iii) List of major/ minor penalties imposed if any, on the official during the last 10 years; (if no penalty has been imposed a ‘Nil’ certificate should be enclosed).
(iv) Vigilance clearance certificate.
(v) Attested photocopies of the ACRs for the last five years (2012-13 to 2016-17)(attested on each page by an officer, not below the rank of an Under Secretary to the Govt of India)
The required documents mentioned at the end of Annexure may be forwarded to Sh. Sunil Kumar Swarnkar, Under Secretary (Pers.-11), Room No. 37, Ground Floor, F-Wing, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi – 110001, within 60 days of the publication of the circular in the Employment News/ Rozgar Samachar. Applications not forwarded through proper channel or those received without the requisite certificates and necessary documents will not be entertained.
The candidates who apply for the post will not be allowed to withdraw their candidature subsequently.
Name of the Post: Assistant Director (Crops)
No. of Posts: 01
Regulation of pay and other terms of deputation: The pay of the selected candidate will be regulated under the provisions contained in the DoP&T O.M. No. 6/8/2009-Estt.(Pay-ll) dated 17/06/2010 as amended from time to time.
Age Limit for the Govt Job: The maximum age-limit for appointment by deputation (including short term contract) shall be not exceeding 56 years as on the closing date of receipt of applications.
Period of Deputation for the Govt Job: Period of deputation (including short-term contract) including period of deputation (including short-term contract) in another ex-cadre post held immediately preceding this appointment in the same or some other organization or department of the central government shall ordinarily not exceed three years.
Eligibility Conditions for the Govt Job:[Deputation(including short term contract) plus promotion:
Officers under Central or State Governments or Union territory administrations or Public Sector Undertakings or Agricultural Universities or Recognised Research Institutions or Semi-Government or Autonomous bodies or statutory organizations:-
(A) (i) Holding analogous posts on a regular basis in the parent cadre or department; or
(ii) With two years regular service in posts in Level-? (Rs. 44900-142400/-) in the Pay Matrix or equivalent; or ‘
(iii) With six years regular service in posts in Level-6 (Rs. 35400-112400/-) in the Pay Matrix and
(B) Possessing the following educational qualifications and experience:
Qualifications for the Govt Job:
Bachelor’s Degree in Science (Agriculture) from a recognised university with three years experience in the area of production and productivity in food or cash crops, e.g., rice or wheat or pulse or millet or sugarcane or cotton or jute or oilseeds in a Central Government or State Government office or public sector undertakings or Autonomous Body or any recognized institution; Or
Master’s Degree in Agricultural Economics or Agricultural Extension or Agronomy or Entomology or Nematology or Genetics and Plant Breeding or Agriculture Botany or Plant Biotechnology or Plant Pathology or Plant Physiology or Seed Science and Technology or Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry with one year experience in the area of production and productivity in food/cash crops e.g.; rice or wheat or pulse or millet or sugarcane or cotton or jute or oilseeds in a Central Government or State Government office or public sector undertakings or Autonomous Body or any recognized institution; Or
Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Engineering from a recognised university or institute with two years experience in the area of production and productivity in food or cash crops, e.g., rice or wheat or pulse or millet or sugarcane or cotton or jute or oilseeds in a Central Government or State Government office or public sector undertakings or Autonomous Body or any recognized institution.
Doctorate in the discipline mentioned under essential criteria.
Note: The Departmental officers in the feeder category, who are in the direct line of promotion· shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment on deputation. Similarly, deputationists shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment by promotion.
List of duties/responsibilities attached to the post of Assistant Director(Crops) are as under:
- Planning, formulation, implementation and monitoring of Crop Diversification Programme.
- Planning and implementing various central plan schemes on increasing production of rice, wheat, coarse cereals, cotton & jute crops, research and development in States, Universities and at !CAR.
- Efficient water management in horticultural and field crops. Frontline demonstration on improved practices & scientific techniques.
- Recommendations on a practical solution to technical problems of cultivators for increasing production and productivity of food crops at all India level.
- Overall supervision & implementation of plan schemes in different States relating to agricultural & horticultural production with significant thrust on the transfer of technology, demonstration on improved practices & scientific techniques, training/ workshop, field visits, monitoring and evaluation. Creating mass awareness by providing technical and financial support to public and private sector/organizations for organizing seminars/workshops/conferences /meets /Krishi Melas etc and other capacity-building programmes.
- Scrutiny and reviewing the progress reports received from the implementing Agencies. Examining the fresh proposals, Compilation and Analysis of data related to Plan R&D schemes on Agriculture during the five-year plans and for different years.
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