Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research: (CSIR-CIMFR), Dhanbad is a premier ISO-9001 certified Research Institute under the aegis of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), an autonomous body under Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Government of India. Its vision is to be an Internationally Acclaimed Mining & Fuel Research Organization and its mission is to Develop and Deliver Sustainable Cutting Edge Technologies for Social Upliftment and Industrial Advancement. Applications are invited from enthusiastic, innovative and young Indian researchers having an excellent academic record and proven scientific achievements to fill up the following scientific positions:-

Post Name – Senior Scientist

Total Post of No. – 12

Post Date – 13/03/2020

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Important Dates
  • Start Date of Offline Submission of Application – 10/03/2020
  • Last date for Offline Submission of Application – 09/04/2020
Age Relaxation
  • Maximum Age – 37 Years
  • Maximum Age – as per govt rules
Payment of Application
  • Application Fee – Rs.100/-
  • Application Fee for SC/ST and PWD – Rs.100/-
  • Payment Method – through SBI

Vacancy Details 

Post Code Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceMonthly Stipend
MIN/Sr.SCT/20Senior Scientist – Mining Engineering01
  • M.E./M.Tech. in Mining Engineering with 3 years of experience in relevant areas. or PhD in Mining Engineering.
  • Experience in the area of mine planning/ working experience of mine planning software/ mine economics.
Rs. 78,800/- – 2,09,200/-
CHEM/Sr.SCT/20Senior Scientist – Chemistry04
  • PhD in Chemistry with 02 years of experience in relevant areas.
  • Experience in handling of R&D projects consisting of the activities like synthesis and development of catalyst using high-pressure micro/bench/pilot scale reactors / Catalytic process development / Material synthesis / Catalysis / Biomaterials & Biomass Conversion/working experience in Clean Chemistry.
Rs. 78,800/- – 2,09,200/-
GEO/Sr.SCT/20Senior Scientist – Geology03
  • PhD in Geology/Applied Geology with 02 years experience in relevant areas.
  • Experience in Coal Geology / Organic Petrology/ Biomarkers / Clean coal Technology/ CO2 sequestration / Value addition to coal/ Reserve estimation of minerals/ Coal resource characterization / Geostatistical applications in coal research/ Geochemistry with specialization in Stable and/ or Radiogenic isotopes/ handling of HR-ICPMS, MCICPMS applications.
Rs. 78,800/- – 2,09,200/-
GEOP/Sr.SCT/20Senior Scientist – Geophysics01
  • Ph.D. in Geophysics/ Applied Geophysics with 02 years experience in relevant areas.   
  • Experience in integrated geophysical methods for evaluation of tunnel stability / Geotechnical and geophysical investigations for planning, pre-construction of tunnel projects / Geophysical techniques for near-surface site characterisation/ groundwater exploration/groundwater resource management/exploration for inhomogeneities in underground coal mines
Rs. 78,800/- – 2,09,200/-

Other Information

How to Apply:  
  • Eligible candidates may visit CIMFR Website http://cimfr.nic.in/vacancies.html and download the Application Form. Application in the prescribed format may be submitted on A4 size thick/Xerox paper.
  • The Candidate after filling the Application Form must sign the same and send it along with the web generated slip of online payment & other essential enclosures in an envelope superscribed “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF____________ (Post Code:_______), Advt. No_______ by Registered/Speed Post only to “The Administrative Officer, Central Institute of Mining & Fuel Research, Barwa Road, Dhanbad – 826001 (JHARKHAND)” so as to reach this office on or before 09/04/2020 by 5.30 PM 

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