Tea Board of India walk-in for Project Scientist
Company :
Tea Board of India
Job Role :
Project Scientist
Eligibility :
MSc
Experience :
Experienced
Job Location :
Darjeeling (W.B.)
Walk-In Date :
28 Feb 2019
Walk-In Time :
12:00 PM

Company Profile:

Tea is one of the industries, which by an Act of Parliament comes under the control of the Union Govt. The genesis of the Tea Board India dates back to 1903 when the Indian Tea Cess Bill was passed. The Bill provided for levying a cess on tea exports - the proceeds of which were to be used for the promotion of Indian tea both within and outside India. The present Tea Board set up under section 4 of the Tea Act 1953 was constituted on 1st April 1954. It has succeeded the Central Tea Board and the Indian Tea Licencing Committee which functioned respectively under the Central Tea Board Act,1949 and the Indian Tea Control Act, 1938 which were repealed. The activities of the two previous bodies had been confined largely to regulation of tea cultivation and export of tea as required by the International Tea Agreement then in force, and promotion of tea Consumption.

Essential Qualification:

M.Sc. (Ag) in Genetics and Plant Breeding/Plant Physiology, M.Sc in Plant Bio-technology, M.Sc. in Botany or in any other relevant subject.

Desirable Qualification:

Candidates with experience of research in tea will be preferred.

Emoluments:

Rs. 21,000/- p.m. (consolidated)- For non Ph.D Candidates.
Rs. 26,000/- p.m. (consolidated)- For Ph.D Candidates.

Duration:

Purely on temporary basis initially for one year which may be extended based on performance.

Age Limit:

Not more than 35 years as on 01.01.2019.

Venue Details:

DTR & DC, Tea Board of India,
A.B.Path, Kurseong-734203,
Distt.-Darjeeling.