Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) 2020 Jobs Recruitment. CFTRI has released official notification for the job openings of Senior Scientist, Principal Scientist and more vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing date is on :- 06th February, 2020.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :- 

Scientist - 25 Posts

Senior Scientist - 03 Posts

Principal Scientist - 03 Posts

Job Location - Guwahati, Mysore, Lucknow, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore

Other Qualification Details :-

Scientist -

1. Essential Qualification(s) PhD. Submitted. Areas: Statistics / Mathematics. Desirable Experience Minimum Two Years of Work Experience in Statistical Analysis/ Data Processing/ Data Analysis. OR Diploma/ Certificate course in Project Planning and Management. Job Requirements/ Nature of Job To actively contribute in planning and monitoring of R and D and allied activities of the institute including teaching.

2. Essential Qualification(s) M.E /M.Tech having B.E /B.Tech degree. OR Ph.D. (Engg.) submitted having B.E / B.Tech degree. Areas: Computer Science & Engineering/ Computer Engineering/ Information Technology. Job Requirements/ Nature Of Job To carry out R&D in the design of food processing equipment including traditional food machinery and also to carry out research in the area of food processing and technology development.

3. Essential Qualification(s) Ph.D. (Sci.) Submitted Areas: Chemistry/ Analytical Chemistry. Job Requirements/ Nature Of Job To carry out Food analysis for quality control including the development of methods /Protocols.

4. Essential Qualification(s) M.E /M.Tech OR Ph.D. (Engg. /Sci.) submitted. Areas: Food Technology / Food Engineering & Technology / Food Process Engineering/ Food Processing Technology/ Food Science & Technology.

Age: 32 Yrs

Senior Scientist -

1. Essential Qualification and Experience: Ph.D. (Sci.) with Two years of relevant experience having an M.Sc. in Fishery Science/ Animal Science/ Meat Science.

2. Essential Qualification & Experience Ph.D. (Engg.) in Food Techn010U having B.E/B.Tech in Food Techn010ß' related fields. OR Ph.D. (Sci.) with Two years of relevant experience having an M.Sc. in Food Processing/ Food Science & Technology/ Food Technolcw/ Biotechnology.

3. Essential Qualification and Experience Ph.D. (Sci.) with 2 years of relevant experience. Areas: Chemistry / Biotechnology / Toxicology / Entomology / Zoology.

Age: 37 Yrs

Principal Scientist -

1. Essential Qualification and Experience Ph.D. with 3 years of relevant experience having B.E / B. Tech in Food Engineering/ Food Process Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Production Engineering.

2. Desirable Qualification(s)/Experience Additional Two years of Work Experience in the areas of Process Engineering, Project Engineering, Execution of Projects, Scale-up operations in Food/ Fermentation Process. Research Experience evidenced by Publications/ Patents/ Products.

3. Job Requirements/ Nature of Job To carry out R&D in the areas of Plant Design / Food Process Development/ Product Development/ Execution of Turn Key Projects/ Advanced areas of unit operations besides Teaching.

Age: 45 Yrs

General Informations :-

1. These posts carry usual allowances i.e. Dearness Allowance (DA), House Rent Allowance (HRA), Transport Allowance (TA) etc. as admissible to the central government employees and as made applicable to CSIR. Council employees are also eligible for the accommodation of their entitled type as per CSIR Residence allotment rules depending on availability in which case HRA will not be admissible.
2. In addition to the emoluments indicated against each category of posts other benefits are also available as per CSIR rules. The selected candidates will be governed by the 'National Pension System' based on defined contributions as adopted by CSIR for its employees.
3. The appointees are liable to be posted in any of the Laboratories / Institutes of CSIR situated in other parts of India as and when need arises. Scientists in CSIR-CFTRI are also permitted to undertake consultancy and sponsored project activities as per CSIR rules.
4. These activities give them scope to earn consultancy fee and honorarium as per CSIR guidelines governing these activities. Opportunities also arise for foreign deputations for training/ presentation of papers/ specific assignments etc. Exceptionally meritorious and deserving candidates may be considered for higher initial pay by the Competent Authority as per CSIR Rules.
5. CSIR provides excellent opportunities to deserving candidates for career advancement under Assessment Promotion scheme for Scientists. The Competent Authority has a right to amend, delete and add terms & conditions to this advertisement.
6. The selected persons should be ready to serve under the administrative control of the Director, CSIR-CFTRI viz. at the Headquarters in Mysuru or its Resource Centres located at Lucknow, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Guwahati for CSIR-CFTRI activities.

Selection Procedure :-

1. Mere fulfillment of educational qualifications and experience does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview. The duly constituted screening Committee will adopt its own criteria for short-listing the candidates. The candidate should, therefore, mention in the application all qualifications and experience in the relevant area over and above the minimum prescribed qualifications, supported with documents. Completion Of Ph.D degree will be reckoned from the date of issue of provisional certificate/notification.

2. In the event of applications received in large numbers, the Screening Committee of CSIR-CFTRI will adopt its own short listing criteria to restrict the number of candidates to be called for interview to a reasonable number by any or more of the following methods: On the basis Of higher educational qualifications than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. On the basis Of higher experience in the relevant field than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement. By holding a written test. Any other methodology as deemed fit by Screening Committee.

Steps to Apply :-

1. Date of commencement of Online Applications: 08.01.2020(from 10:00 A.M)
2. Last Date for Receipt of Online Applications: 06.02.2020(up to 5:00 P.M)
3. Last Date for Receipt of Hard Copy Applications: 21.02.2020.
4. Online Application will be available on the CSIR-CFTRI website Open from 08.01.2020 (10.00 a.m. onwards) and Closes on 06.02.2020 (till 05.00 p.m). It is mandatory to take the print out of the successfully submitted online application form, sign the same and attach the self-attested mandatory documents and photo. The print out of the application along with the relevant documents must reach CSIR-CFTRI on or before 21.02.2020.
5. Candidates should keep a copy of the application print-out and payment details, if any, for their record. Print-out of Application and payment details will not be available after 05.00 p.m. on the last date of online Application i.e. 06.02.2020.
6. The print out of the successfully submitted online Application must be duly signed by the candidate and accompanied by One recent Passport size Coloured photograph, self attested copies of the certificates, mark sheets, testimonials in support of age, educational qualifications, experience , caste certificate (if applicable), certificate to be produced by EWS candidates, copy of E-RECEIpr of the Application fee paid (if applicable) should be sent in an envelope superscribed "Application For The Post Of " Code 'Advertisement No. 119/2019' by speed post/ registered post only so as to reach on or before 21.02.2020 to the address given below, separately for each post code, in case a candidate applies for multiple postcodes. Recruitment Cell (E-I Section), CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute Cheluvamba Mansion, Mysuru - 570020, Karnataka.