Consultant & Technical Assistant

ADVERTISEMENT FOR ENGAGING CONSULTANT & TECHNICAL ASSISTANT ON CONTRACTUAL BASIS FOR SUB-MISSION ON AGROFORESTRY (SMAF) UNDER NATIONAL MISSION FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE (NMSA)

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare (Natural Resource Management Division)

Online applications from eligible candidates are invited for engaging one Consultant and one Technical Assistant in the area of Agro-forestry for Sub Mission (SMAF) under National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) on contractual basis. For further details on the eligibility criteria, terms & conditions refer our website www.agricoop.nic.in. Only online application shall be accepted and link for the same is available on website https://nmsa.dac.gov.in. The last date for receiving online application is 15 days from the date of publishing of advertisement in Employment News and shall be indicated on the webpage for online application.

Resource Management Division,

Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare ,

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India.

Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi

Director

Filling up of the post of Director (Farm lnformation) in Directorate of.Extension Department of Agriculture,cooperation & Farmers welfare by composite Method

The last date for receipt of applications for the post of Director (Farm Information),Directorate of Extension, the advertisement of which was published in the Employment News dated 27th July- 2nd Aug, 2019 (Advt. No. EN No. 17/25) stands extended. Applications for this post, complete in all respects, can now be sent so as to reach "Under Secretary (Extension), Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Room No. 17, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001" within 60 days from the date of publication of this corrigendum in the Employment News/Rojgar Samachar. Full details of this vacancy are available on this Department's website 'www.agricoop.nic. in'.

The candidates who have already applied need not apply again However' they should submit remaining documents, if any' within the extended time limit'

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Room No. 17, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001"

Assistant Soil Conservation Officer

Filling up one post of Assistant Soil Conservation Officer (NRM/RFS) (General Central Service, Group-7V Gazetted, Non-ministerial) in the Department of Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer’s Welfare in Level-10 of the Pay Matrix (Pre revised pay scale of PB:3 Rs. 15600-39100/- with Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-) on deputation (including short term contract) basis.

It is proposed to fill up one post of Assistant Soil Conservation Officer (NRM/RFS) (General Central Service, Group-'A' Gazetted, Non-ministerial) in the Department of Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer's Welfare in Level-10 of the Pay Matrix (Pre revised pay scale of PB:3 Rs. 15600-39100/- with Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-) on deputation(including short term contract) basis.

2. Eligibility Conditions : Deputation (including short term contract) :

Officers under the Central Government or State Governments or Union territory Administrations or public sector undertakings or agricultural universities or recognised research institutions or councils 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' service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in posts in Level-8 of the Pay Matrix (Pre revised pay scale of PB:2 Rs. 9300-34800/- with Grade Pay Rs. 4800/-) or equivalent in the parent cadre or department, or

(III) With three years' service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in Level-7 of the Pay Matrix (Pre revised pay scale of PB:2 Rs. 9300-34800/- with Grade Pay Rs. 4600/-) or equivalent in the parent cadre or department; and

(B) Possessing the following educational qualifications and experience :

(i) Master's Degree in Agronomy or Agriculture with Agronomy as a subject or Agricultural Chemistry or Soil Science or Agricultural Extension or Agricultural Economics or Agricultural Botany or Botany or Forestry or Bachelor's Degree in Agricultural Engineering from a recognized university or institute.

(ii) three years experience in the field of soil and water conservation or rainfed or integrated farming and soil survey or problem soil reclamation and project formulation including agro-forestry projects in Central or State Government department or Union territory Administration or recognized research institution or Council or agricultural university or public sector undertaking or semi-Government or atonomous or statutory organizations.

Note-1:- Departmental officers in the feeder category who are in 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.

3. List of duties/responsibilities attached to the post of Assistant Soil Conservation Officer (NRM/RFS) are as under :

i. Initial Examination & technical comments on proposals relating to Soil & Water Conservation, Rainfed Area Development (RAD) including Integrated Farming Systems (IFS) and Agro-forestry etc.

ii. Examination of District Action Plan (DAP) relating to various programmes supported under National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA) and Reclamation of Problem Soils

iii. Technical examination of interventions proposed under Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY) etc. pertaining to Dryland/ Rainfed/NRM etc

iv. Assisting in formulation of project proposals on Soil & Water Conservation, on-farm water management & Micro-Irrigation Systems for improving water use efficiency.

v. Assisting in formulation/revision of Guidelines of NMSA & preparation of publicity material/ organization of seminars, workshops & training for officials for implementation of measures for adaptation & mitigation of impact of climate change on agriculture & allied sectors

vi. Matters relating to International Cooperation & Externally aided projects on Natural Resource Management including dryland/rainfed agriculture/watersheds.

vii. Technical coordination with Ministries namely. Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation, Department of Land Resources etc.

viii. Cooperation/coordination of NMSA and Serving Climate change cell in Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare.

ix. Examination and technical comments on Annual Action Plan of PMKSY-PDMC and agenta items of SLSC meeting received from States.

Co-ordination with various stakeholders for Crop, Marketing and Extension Plan in the command area of completed AIBP projects on PMKSY.

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-il) dated 17/06/2010 as amended time to time.

Age-limit :-

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 : - 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 organizations or departments of the Central Govt, shall ordinarily not to exceed three years

Application (in triplicate) only in the prescribed proforma (Annexure-I) of the eligible candidates whose services can be spared immediately on selection, together with the certificate from the Forwarding Authority (in proforma Annexure-ll) 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 (2013-14 to 2017-18) (attested on each page by an officer not below the rank of an Under Secretary to the Government of India).

Complete advertisement, Bio-data format (Annexure-I) and certificate format for CC, IC, VC & MMP (Annexure-ll), etc. can be downloaded from the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare's website:- www.agricoop.nic.in (Link-Recruitment -Vacancies)

The application alongwith required documents, may be forwarded to Sh. Sunil Kumar Swarnkar, Under Secretary (Pers.-ll), 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.

8. The candidates who apply for the post will not be allowed to withdraw their candidature subsequently.

Address

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare

Room No. 37, Ground Floor, F-Wing, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi - 110001,

Tel. No 011-23383053

various posts

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

(Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare)

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare invites application for the various posts in the National Seed Research and Training Centre (NSRTC), Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) - a Subordinate office under Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare as under:

Name of Post  : - Chief Seed Analyst

Total Vacancy  : - 01 Post

Pay Scale   : - Group ‘A’ Gazetted, (non-ministerial) in the Pay Matrix Rs.78800-209200/-Level-12

Method : - Deputation (including short term contract) plus Promotion

Name of Post  : -    Seed Technologist

Total Vacancy  : - 02 Post

Pay Scale   : - Group 'A' Gazetted, (non-ministerial) in the Pay Matrix Rs.67700-208700/- Level-11

Method : - Deputation (including short term contract).

Name of Post  : -    Administration/ Account Officer

Total Vacancy  : - 01 Post

Pay Scale   : - Group 'B' Gazetted, (non-ministerial) in the Pay Matrix Rs.44900-142400/-Level-7

Method : - Deputation

Details of eligibility conditions can be seen at the website www.agricoop. nic.in or www.nsrtc.nic.in.

Applications should reach the undersigned within 60 days from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News. Under Secretary (Seed)

Address

Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Room No. 432 Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi- 110001

Chairman

Coconut Board Chairman Recruitment 2019

Coconut Board Recruitment 2019: Coconut Development Board has issued a latest notification for the direct recruitment of Chairman Vacancy. Interested candidates can apply by 2 January 2019. Other details of Coconut Development Board Notification 2019, Coconut Development Board Recruitment 2019, Coconut Development Board Jobs 2019, Coconut Board Vacancy 2019, Coconut Board Recruitment 2019, Coconut Board Chairman Jobs 2019 Like Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Selection Process, Application Fee and How to Apply are given below

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare Notification 2019. It is proposed to fill up the post of Chairman, Coconut Development Board, Kochi in the pay scale Level 14 (Pre-revised Rs. 37,400-67,000 and Grade pay of Rs. 10,000/-), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare. Coconut Development Board Vacancy Notification for Chairman Post. You can apply through the application form in Coconut Development Board recruitment Apply Online from 2 November 2019 to 2 January 2019.[Add] Coconut Board Jobs Read full Notification Before apply online. Notification/ Advertising short description below there:–

Educational Qualifications

  • Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Horticulture or Master’s degree in Management with at least twenty years of managerial experience including ten years in horticulture development of which five years experience should be in the field of coconut development.
  • Others go to the be given below notification for Educational Qualification detail.

Age Limit : 

Candidates age limit should be Maximum 56 years.

Important Dates

  • Starting Date for Submission of Application: 2 November 2019.
  • Last Date for Submission of Application: 2 January 2019.

Fees Details

  • Candidates should go to the be given below notification for application fee details.

Pay Scale

  • Candidates Pay Scale Rs. 37400-67000 and Grade pay of Rs. 10000/-
  • Other pay scale details please go to the official notification.

How To Apply

  • Mode of Apply: Through Offline.
  • Job Location: Kerala.
  • Postal Address: the Under Secretary to the Government of India, Horticulture MIDH Division, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Room No. 37, Ground Floor, Krishi Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi- 110001.
  • Eligible candidates can apply through from official website 2 November 2019 or at Click on the below How to Apply links.

Selection Process

  • Candidates should go to the be given below notification for selection process detail.

Notification / Advertising

  • There is the full notification for Coconut Development Board – Chairman Vacancy:-
  •  Download Notification

How to Apply / New Registration

  • Coconut Development Board – Chairman Application Form or New Registration from here –
  • Application Form

Admit Card/ Interview / Result

  • Coconut Development Board – Chairman you can take a print out of your Admit Card | Interview or Result from here:-
  • Admit Card
  • Interview List
  • Result

Address

Room No. 37, Ground Floor, Krishi Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi- 110001

Deputy Commissioner

Filling up one post of Deputy Commissioner (Integrated Nutrients Management) in the Department of Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer’s Welfare in PB-3 Rs. 15600-39100/- with Grade Pay Rs. 7600/- (pre-revised) on composite method [Deputation (including short term contract) plus promotion] .

It is proposed to fill up one post of Deputy Commissioner (Integrated Nutrients Management) (General Central Service, Group-'A' Gazetted, Non-ministerial) in the Department of Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer's Welfare in PB-3 Rs. 15600-39100/- with Grade Pay Rs. 7600/- (pre-revised), on composite method [Deputation (including short term contract) plus promotion basis.

2. Eligibility Conditions: Composite method [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 regular basis in the parent cadre or department;

or

(ii) With five years' service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in the Pay band-3, Rs. 15600-39100 with Grade Pay of Rs. 6600/-(pre-revised) or equivalent in the parent cadre or department; and (B) Possessing the following educational qualifications and experience:

Essential :-

(i) Masters degree in Agriculture with specialization in Agricultural Chemistry or Soil Science or Plant Pathology or Chemistry or Bio-Chemistry or Micro Biology or Bacteriology from a recognized university or institute; and

(ii) eight years experience in the field of promotion of organic manures or biofertilizers or fertilizers or quality control of fertilizers. OR

2(i) Masters Degree in Agriculture with specialization in Agricultural Chemistry or Soil Science or Plant Pathology or Chemistry or Bio-Chemistry or Micro Biology or Bacteriology from a recognized university or institute;

(ii) Ph.D in any of the specializations indicated at 2(i) above from a recognized university or institute; and

(iii) five years experience in the field of promotion of organic manures or bio-fertilizers or quality control of fertilizers.

Note 1: The Departmental Assistant Commissioner(lntegrated Nutrients Management) in the Pay band-3, Rs. 15600-39100 with Grade pay Rs. 6600 (prerevised) with five years regular service in the grade, shall also be considered alongwith deputationists and in case he or she is selected for appointment to the post, the same shall be deemed to have been filled by promotion.

3. List of Duties/Responsibilities attached to the post of Deputy Commissioner (Integrated Nutrients Management) are as under. -

1. Implementation of various schemes on balanced and integrated use of Fertilizer, soil testing, quality control of fertilizer and development of organic manures, bio-fertilizer.

2. Implementation of fertilizer promotion programme/ bio-fertilizer.

3. State-wise review of the schemes relating to fertilizer, bio-fertilizer development to organic manure and soil testing.

4. Annual Plan discussion with the State Governments on the subject.

5. To assist on various policies relating to price of fertilizer, new product pattern, new fertilizer projects and quality control of fertilizers.

6. Examination of various project proposals of fertilizer industries/manufacturers.

7. Implementation of national project on bio-fertilizer.

8. To assist in formulation of new schemes, on manure, bio-fertilizer & fertilizer promotion and use of fertilizers.

9. All other aspects of development of fertilizer, bio-fertilizers, organic manures, etc.

4. 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.

5. Age-limit :-

The maximum age-limit for appointment by deputation shall be not exceeding 56 years as on the closing date of receipt of applications.

6. Period of deputation: -

Period of deputation including period of deputation in another ex-cadre post held immediately preceding this appointment in the same or other organizations or departments of the Central Govt, shall ordinarily not to exceed four years.

7. Application (in duplicate) only in the prescribed proforma (Annexure-I) of the eligible candidates whose services can be spared immediately on selection, together with the certificate from the Forwarding Authority (in proforma Annexure-ll) 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 (attested on each page by an officer not below the rank of an Under Secretary to the Government of India).

Complete advertisement, Bio-data format (Annexure-I) and certificate format for CC, IC, VC & MMP (Annexure-ll), etc. can be downloaded from the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare's website:- www.agricoop.nic.in (Link-Recruitment-Vacancies).

Senior Technical Assistant Grade -I

Filling up one post of Senior Technical Assistant Grade -I (Soil Conservation) (General Central Service, Group-'B' Non-Gazetted, Non-ministerial) in the Department of Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer's Welfare in Level-7 (Rs. 44900-142400/-) of the Pay Matrix( pre revised PB-2 Rs. 9300-34800/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 4600/-) on composite method i.e. Deputation (including short term contract) plus promotion basis.

It is proposed to fill up one post of Senior Technical Assistant Grade - I (Soil Conservation) (General Central Service, Group-'B' Non-Gazetted, Non-ministerial) in the Department of Agriculture, Co-operation and Farmer's Welfare in Level-7 (Rs. 44900-142400/-) of the Pay Matrix (pre revised PB-2 Rs. 9300-34800/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 4600/-) on composite method i.e. Deputation (including short term contract) plus promotion basis.

2. Eligibility Conditions :

Composite method i.e. Deputation (including short term contract) plus promotion:

Officers under the Central or State Governments or Public Sector Undertakings or Agricultural Universities or recognised research institutions or councils / semigovernment or statutory or autonomous bodies: -

(A) (i) Holding analogous posts on a regular basis in the parent cadre or department; or

(ii) With five years' service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in Level- 6 (Rs. 35400- 112400/-) of the pay matrix (pre revised pay band-2 of Rs. 9300-34800/- with Grade Pay of Rs. 4200/- or equivalent) in the parent cadre or department; and

(B) Possessing the following educational qualifications and experience:

(I) Master's Degree in Agronomy or Agriculture with Agronomy as a subject or Agricultural Chemistry or Soil Science or Agricultural Extension or Agricultural Economics or Agricultural Botany or Botany or Forestry or Degree in Agricultural Engineering of a recognized university/institute; Or

(II) (') B. Sc. Degree in Agriculture from a recognised University or Institute; (ii) three years experience in the field of soil and water conservation, rainfed farming system, problem land reclamation, agro-forestry.

The Departmental Senior Technical Assistant Grade - II (Soil Conservation) in Level-6 (Rs. 35400-112400/-) of the pay matrix (pre revised pay band-2 of Rs. 9300-34800/-with Grade Pay of Rs. 4200/-) with five years regular service in the grade and possessing the educational qualifications as prescribed in the para 2(B) above will also be considered alongwith Deputationists and in case he is selected for appointment to the post, the same shall be deemed to have been filled by promotion. Note 1:- Departmental officers in the feeder category who are in the direct line of promotion shall not be eligible for appointment on deputation. Similarly, the deputationists shall not be eligible for consideration for appointment by promotion. Note 2 :- For the purpose of appointment on deputation basis, the service rendered on a regular basis by an Officer prior to 1st January, 2006 or the date from which the revised pay structure based on the 6th Central Pay Commission recommendation has been extended, shall be deemed to be service rendered in the corresponding grade pay or pay scale extended based on the recommendation of the Commission except where there has been merger of more than one pre-revised scale of pay into one grade with a common grade pay or pay scale, and where this benefit will extend only for the post(s) for which that grade pay or pay scale is the normal replacement grade without any upgradation.

3. List of duties/responsibilities attached to the post of Senior Technical Assistant Grade -I (Soil Conservation) are as under-

i) To assist Assistant Soil Conservation Officer/Assistant Commissioner (NRM/RFS) in discharging their duties.

ii) First level technical scrutiny of Detailed Project Report relating to soil & water conservation programmes including design and cost estimates, reclamation and development of Alkali and Acid Soils, project relating to rainfed agriculture, etc.

Hi) Examinations of the Annual Progress Reports (APR), quarterly and monthly progress reports received from States for watershed development programmes being implemented in different States.

Address

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare

Room No. 37, Ground Floor, F-Wing, Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi – 110001,

Tel. No 011-23383053

Canteen Attendant (Group 'C')

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare Subject: Three (OBC: 2 and EWS :1) vacancies of Canteen Attendant (Group 'C') wherein one OBC vacancy reserved for physically challenged (HH) in the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.

The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare invites applications against three vacant posts of Canteen Attendant in the Department, reserved as follows:

1. One post for OBC who is Physically Challenged person with disability (Hearing Handicapped i.e a person with loss of 60 decibels or more in the better ear in normal conversational frequency). Persons belonging to OBC and suffering from not less than 40% of relevant disability shall alone be eligible for the benefit of reservation and other relaxations as permissible under the rules. Thus, Physically Handicapped (PH) persons can avail benefit of Reservation and other Concessions & Relaxations as permissible under the rules only when degree of physical disability is 40% or more.

2. One Post for OBC candidate.

3. One Post for person belonging to EWS Category.

2. The required educational qualification for the post is 10th pass or equivalent.

3. Age Limit for direct recruits is 18 to 25 years. However, for OBC persons age relaxation of 03 years in allowed and for Physically Challenged persons, age relaxation of 10 years is allowed i.e total 13 years for the post of OBC with PwD.

4. Selected candidate shall be paid Rs 5200-20200 + 1800 (GP) + TA and HRA as admissible.

5. Interested applicants may send their application (as per bio-data, given) to Under Secretary, (Pers-lll), Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Krishi Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Marg, New Delhi-110001 within 30 days from the date of publication of this advertisement.