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NIV COVID-19 Project Recruitment – Life Sciences Apply. BSc & MSc candidates with relevant experience candidates check out the details of the various vacancies at ICMR-National Institute of Virology. ICMR-NIV Project. National Institute of Virology Latest Jobs. Check details below:

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Department of Health Research,
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India
20-A, Dr. Ambedkar Road, PB No.11, Pune 411001 (India)
Ph: +91-20-26006290

Advt. No. 01/NIV/Admn/ Contract/2020-21

Applications are welcomed in the prescribed format attached herewith for the following temporary contract positions at ICMR-NIV and its Units for COVID-19 related activities. The applications in the standard format ought to reach us for specific locations through email at the following IDs:

  1. Location– Pune: [email protected]
  2. Location– Mumbai: [email protected]
  3. Location– Bangalore: [email protected]
  4. Location– Kerala: [email protected]

The applications without enclosures in the standard format ought to reach the above location-wise e-mail IDup to 05:00 PM on 30.07.2020. The relevant documents should not be attached at this stage. The appointment to the respective contract posts will be originally for a period of 6 MONTHS which may be further extended according to the requirement if any on case to case basis.

Post I

Job Name: Contract Technical Assistant

No. of Posts/Location:

  • 03-Pune
  • 01-Mumbai
  • 02-Bangalore

Age Limit: 30 years.

Post II

Job Name: Contract Technical Officer

No. of Posts/Location:

  • 08-Pune
  • 03-Mumbai

Age Limit: 30 years.

Terms and conditions for the NIV Job:

  1. Candidates meeting the age criteria as well as possessing the required qualifications, experience, etc. and also willing to work for COVID-19 associated activities may apply and fill the Application Form in the prescribed format only as well as send it to the location wise email ID on or prior to the last date and time of receipt of applications as mentioned above without any enclosures. There is no need to send out hard-copy of any application form/documents at this stage.
  2. Applicant should type “Application for the post of _________________ and also Location _________” in the subject line while sending their application through email. Applicants.
    making an application for more than one post/ location should SEPARATELY make an application for each post/location. Failing to do so, the application/s will certainly be declined.
  3. The list of shortlisted candidates will be displayed on the website of ICMR-NIV and these.
    candidates will certainly be asked for interview/personal discussion (online). The final list of selected applicants will be displayed on the web site after individual meeting as well as document verification.
  4. Keeping in view of the various precautions and non-availability of Transport Services due to COVID-19, the interview/personal discussion will be conducted through Skype/video call only. Details will certainly be published on ‘‘.
  5. Late and incomplete applications or applications not submitted in the prescribed format or without photo and signature will certainly not be taken into consideration.
  6. The number of contract jobs might vary.
  7. These positions will certainly be filled purely on a temporary CONTRACT appointment basis.
  8. Because of the lockdown, travelling barriers as well as the urgency of shouldering the work, preference will be given to regional/local applicants so regarding join immediately.
  9. The advertised posts are tentative without commitment for its filling. Recruitment will depend upon the requirement of the Institute and also the approval of the competent authority.
  10. Emoluments: The rates of emoluments/stipend shown in this advertisement are based on ICMR guidelines as well as might vary according to the sanction of ICMR.
  11. Age Concession: Age relaxation is admissible in respect of SC/ST/OBC, Physically.
    Handicapped candidates, ICMRproject employees and also ex-Servicemen according to.
    the guidelines issued by ICMR from time to time.
  12. The cut-off date for age limit will certainly be the closing date of applications i.e. 30.07.2020.
  13. Reserved category candidates should produce their Caste Validity Certificate. OBC candidates have to have the latest valid non-creamy layer certificate. On selection, these may be produced prior to the joining during document verification.
  14. Separate application should be submitted for every post/location. Engagement of applicant for a particular position/location will be decided by selection committee/appointing authority.
  15. Qualification & experience should be in pertinent discipline/field and also from an Institution of repute. Experience should have been acquired after acquiring the minimum essential qualification.
  16. Mere fulfilling the essential/educational qualification does not guarantee the selection.
  17. Persons already in regular time scale service under any Government Department/.
    Organizations are not eligible to apply.
  18. The institute reserves rights to consider or reject any application/candidature.
  19. Submission of wrong or false info during the procedure of selection shall disqualify the candidature at any stage.
  20. Contract appointee can not be allowed to register for Ph.D., because of time constraints.
  21. Contractappointee will certainly be posted as per the requirement of the Institute. If required, they are liable to serve in any part of the country.
  22. Contract appointee will not have any claim on a regular post in this institute or any other ICMR Institute or in any Department of Government of India and their contract service will not confer any right for more assignment or transfer to any other project or appointment/absorption in funding agency or in this institute. Benefits of Provident Fund, Pension Scheme, Leave Travel Concession, Medical claim, etc. are not admissible. An undertaking to that effect has to be submitted at the time of joining.
  23. Initial contract appointment will normally be for a duration of six months and further continuation/ extension of the service will certainly depend on the requirement of the Institute, performance evaluation and also the approval of the competent authority in case to case basis.
  24. In case of selection, a candidate should produce all documents or certificates in original.
    relating to (1) Educational qualifications (2) Date of Birth (3) Experience certificates (4) One recent passport size photograph (5) Identification proof i.e. Adhar/PAN/Voter ID/Driving License etc. (6) One set of self-attested xeroxes of all documents (7) SC/ST/OBC/ Disability Certificate, if applicable, for verification at the time of joining the post.
  25. Candidates that fail to bring the original certifications at the time of joining as well as if any discrepancy is found in the documents such candidates will not be permitted to join the selected contract post and also the position will be offered to the waiting list candidates.
  26. Speed test on computer in English/Hindi will be conducted as qualifying criteria for Contract. Data Entry Operator and also Contract Junior Clerk (Admin) after verification of essential qualification at the time of joining. In case it is not found satisfactory, the offer of appointment will be ended.
  27. The Appointing Authority reserves the right to end the service of the contract personnel.
    even during the agreed contract period or extended contract duration without assigning any reason. Leave shall be according to the Institutional policy for contract staff and ICMR standards in this regard.
  28. ICMR-NIV reserves the right to cancel/modify the recruitment process at any moment, during the process, at its discretion.
  29. The decision of the Director, ICMR-NIV will certainly be final and binding.
  30. Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.
  31. Corrigendum/addendum/further info; if any; in respect of this advertisement, will be.
    published on our web site ( only.
  32. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
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For Post I

Emoluments: Rs.31,000/-

Essential Qualification for the NIV Job: Graduate in Life Science * Subjects
relevant to the present need, with three years of work experience or a Master’s Degree in those subjects.

Post II

Emoluments: Rs.32,000/-

Essential Qualification for the NIV Job: Graduate in Life Science * Subjects
relevant to the present need, with five years of work experience or a Master’s Degree in those subjects.

Note *: Specialization Required for Life Science: Microbiology, Biotechnology, Zoology, Botany, Entomology, Bio-Chemistry, Epidemiology, Molecular Biology, Pathology, Veterinary, Virology. 

For all the contract positions above, it is desirable to possess experience in Govt., autonomous, PSU etc. or any other recognized organization as well as knowledge of computer applications.

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