National Institute of Hydrology: Online applications are invited for the following posts to be filled up by direct recruitment/absorption/deputation in National Institute of Hydrology (A Govt. of India Society under Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation), at its Headquarters and Regional Centre at Guwahati, Belgavi, Patna, Kakinada, Jammu and Bhopal or any part of the country where the Institute may set up offices/ regional centres from Indian Nationals satisfying qualifications and experience as under:

Post Name – Scientist

Total Post of No. – 08

Post Date – 21/02/2020

ADVERTISEMENT NO. NIHR/ESTABLISHMENT/2019/02

Important Dates
  • Starting Date of Online Submission of Application – 18/02/2020
  • End Date of Online Submission of Application – 17/03/2020
  • End Date of Hard Copy Submission – 17/03/2020
Payment of Application
  • Application Fee – Rs.100/-
  • Payment Method – Demand Draft

Vacancy Details 

Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceSalaryAge
Scientist F1
  • Post Graduate degree in engineering in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources/ Hydrology/ Hydraulics/ Soil & Water Conservation/Environmental Engineering AND having B.E./ B.Tech. degree or equivalent in Civil/Agricultural Engg. OR PhD in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources/ Hydrology/ Physics/ Earth Sciences/ Geohydrology/ Hydrogeology/ Meteorology/Environmental Sciences. 
  • Experience of 15 years in Research & Development organizations and/or academic and/or industrial institutions, out of which at least 3 years should be at Scientist E or equivalent.
Level – 13A (Rs.131100-216600) Not exceeding 50 years
Scientist D1
  • At least 60% marks or equivalent in Master’s Degree (with Under Graduate degree in Engineering with at least 60% marks or equivalent) in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources / Hydrology/ Irrigation/ Soil & Water Conservation/ Environmental Engineering. OR Doctorate degree (with PG degree in Engg./Science with at least 60% marks or equivalent) in any one of the following specializations: Chemistry/ Earth Sciences/ Environmental Sciences/Meteorology/Nuclear Hydrology.
  • Experience of 6 years in Research & Development organizations. 
Level – 12 (Rs.78800-209200)Not exceeding 50 years
Scientist C 4
  • At least 60% marks or equivalent in Master’s Degree (with Under Graduate degree in Engineering with at least 60% marks or equivalent) in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources / Hydrology/ Irrigation/ Soil & Water Conservation/ Environmental Engineering/Instrumentation Engineering. OR Doctorate degree (with PG degree in Engg./Science with at least 60% marks or equivalent) in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources/Physics/Chemistry/Hydrology/Earth Sciences/Environmental Sciences/ Meteorology/Instrumentation. Experience of 3 years in Research & Development organizations and/or academic and/or industrial institutions, out of which at least 2 years should be at Scientist B
Level – 11 (Rs.67700-208700) Not exceeding 40 years for General and 45 years for ST 
Scientist B2
  • At least 60% marks or equivalent in Master’s Degree (with Under Graduate degree in Engineering with at least 60% marks or equivalent) in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources Engineering/ Hydrology/ Irrigation/ Soil & Water Conservation/ Environmental Engineering/Instrumentation Engineering. OR Doctorate degree (with PG degree in Engg./Science with at least 60% marks or equivalent) in any one of the following specializations: Water Resources/ Hydrology /Physics/Chemistry/Earth Sciences/Environmental Sciences/ Meteorology/Instrumentation.
Level – 10 (Rs.56100-177500)Not exceeding 35 years 

Other Information

How to Apply:
  1. on the link ‘Career and Opportunities’ and then click on the option “CLICK HERE TO APPLY ONLINE FOR ADVERTISEMENT NO. 2019/02” to open the On-Line Application Form.
  2. To register an application (one time only), choose the tab “Register NOW!” and enter Name, Email ID password. Candidate should remember his/her email id and password.
  3. In case the candidate is unable to complete the application form in one go, he/she can save the data already entered by choosing the “Save & Continue” tab. Prior to submission of the online application, candidates are advised to use the ” Save & Continue ” facility to verify the details in the online application form and modify the same if required.
  4. Candidates are advised to carefully fill and verify the details filled in the online application themselves as no change will be possible/ entertained after clicking the FINAL SUBMIT BUTTON.
  5. The Name of the candidate or his /her Father/ Mother etc. should be spelt correctly in the application as it appears in the 10th Class Certificates/ Mark sheets. Any change/alteration found may disqualify the candidature.
  6. Validate your details and Save your application by clicking the ” Save & Continue’.
  7. Candidates need to upload Passport Size Photo & Signature (Preferred size: 4.5cm × 3.5cm); max size 500 KB and 100 KB respectively.
  8. Candidates need to fill each section then he/she can proceed to fill details of other sections of Application Form.
  9. Click on the Preview Details to preview and verify the entire application form before FINAL SUBMIT.
  10. Please fill the correct details of the Demand Draft in “DD Details” section.
  11. Modify details, if required, and click on ‘FINAL SUBMIT’ ONLY after verifying and ensuring that the photograph and signature are uploaded and other details filled by you are correct.
  12. Click on ‘Final Submit’ button. 
Submission of Hard copy of Application form: Print the application form and send it to the following address along with original Demand Draft (DD) of rupees 100/-, by Speed/Registered post only: Senior Administrative Officer National Institute of Hydrology Jalvigyan Bhawan Roorkee 247667, Distt. Haridwar (Uttarakhand)

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