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CMERI Invites Application for 22 Technical Assistant Recruitment 2021

Vacancy Circular No:

Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI)
invites applications for recruitment of Technical Assistant

Technical Assistant

Job Location:

Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur, 713209 Paschim Bardhaman
Last Date: 20 December 2021
Employment Type: Full Time

Number of Vacancy: 22 Posts

CMERI Job Notification For Freshers
CMERI Job Notification For Freshers Recruitment 2021 Details
Job Role Technical Assistant
Education Requirement
Total Vacancy 22 Posts
Job Locations Durgapur
Age Limit 28 years - Upper Age Limit not exceeding (as on the last date of online application)
Experience 2 - 8 years
Salary 35400 - 112400(Per Month)
Posted on 29 Nov, 2021
Last Date To Apply 20 Dec, 2021

Educational Qualification: Diploma

Experience: Please refer to official document

Skills / Eligibility

The Institute is looking for dynamic and creative persons as mentioned in subsequent post codes as Technical Assistants at this Institute. The posts are primarily meant for CSIRCMERI Hqrs at Durgapur (West Bengal) or CSIR-CMERI Centre of Excellence for Farm Machinery at Ludhiana (Punjab). However, the incumbent shall be liable to be transferred from / to the Institute Centre CSIR-CMERI CoEFM, Ludhiana and vice versa and to any of the CSIR Labs/Instts. including its centres as per the need in public interest. The eligible candidates may apply for the following positions online through the Institute website : www.cmeri.res.in.

1. Designation: Technical Assistant

2. No. of Posts & Reservation status: 22 Posts [UR-12, ST-02, OBC-06 and EWS-02] [Horizontal Reservation for PWD: VH-1(Low Vision)]

3. Pay Scale: Level – 6 Rs. 35400- 112400

4. Total Emoluments: Rs. 53,988/-

5. Essential Educational Qualification & Experience: 

a) Diploma in Mechanical /Production Engg./Tech. of at least 03 years full time duration with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of 3D CAD Modeling/Machining/ Drafting/ CNC/Molding/Casting etc. OR Diploma in Mechanical /Production Engg./Tech. of at least 02 years full time duration in case of lateral admission in Diploma courses with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of 3D CAD Modeling/Machining/ Drafting/ CNC/Molding/Casting etc.

b) Diploma in Electrical / Electronic Engg./Tech. of at least 03 years full time duration with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of System Design/ Micro controller/ Sensors/ Data Acquisition Systems/ Design of circuit/ power electrics etc. OR Diploma in Electrical / Electronic Engg./Tech. of at least 02 years full time duration in case of lateral admission in Diploma courses with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of System Design/ Micro controller/ Sensors/ Data Acquisition Systems/ Design of circuit/ power electrics etc.

c) Diploma in Civil Engg./Tech. of at least 03 years full time duration with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of preparing the estimates for civil works, tender documents, supervise execution of works, preparing bills and handling maintenance of existing buildings & services etc. OR Diploma in Civil Engg./Tech. of at least 02 years full time duration in case of lateral admission in Diploma courses with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of preparing the estimates for civil works, tender documents, supervise execution of works, preparing bills and handling maintenance of existing buildings & services etc.

d) Diploma in Electrical Engg./Tech. of at least 03 years full time duration with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of maintenance of HT/LT Electrical Installations including distribution system, transformers, diesel Generator sets and breakers. OR Diploma in Electrical Engg./Tech. of at least 02 years full time duration in case of lateral admission in Diploma courses with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of maintenance of HT/LT Electrical Installations including distribution system, transformers, diesel Generator sets and breakers.

e) Diploma in Automobile Engg./Tech. of at least 03 years full time duration with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of operation and maintenance of tractors/ field equipments / vehicles etc. OR Diploma in Automobile Engg./Tech. of at least 02 years full time duration in case of lateral admission in Diploma courses with minimum 60% marks and experience of 02 years in the area of operation and maintenance of tractors/ field equipments / vehicles etc.

6. Job Specification: 

a) To provide technical support in R&D projects and technical services in the areas like CAD Modeling/Drafting/Prototype Manufacturing & Testing/ Operation of precision equipments and pilot plants. In addition, the incumbent may be assigned any jobs from time to time as per the directive of the competent authority.

b) To provide technical support in Design of Machine Controller/Sensor Integration/ Data Acquisition and Integration of software and hardware in demonstration of electromechanical system. In addition, the incumbent may be assigned any jobs from time to time as per the directive of the competent authority.

c) The incumbent is expected to work in Engineering Services Division (ESD) that involves planning and undertaking scheduled maintenance, supervising works, designing and preparing layout of the buildings sing AUTOCAD drawing, specification of the appropriate materials, preparation of word schedules, quality check of materials and managing team work. In addition, the incumbent may be assigned any jobs from time to time as per the directive of the competent authority.

d) The incumbent is expected to work in Engineering Services Division(ESD) that involves planning and undertaking scheduled maintenance, responding to breakdowns, diagnosing faults & repairing, designing the layout of energy distribution system and drawing specification of appropriate materials, preparation of work schedules, quality check of materials and managing team work. In addition, the incumbent may be assigned any jobs from time to time as per the directive of the competent authority.

e) To provide technical support in operation, maintenance of tractors/ field equipments and other vehicles etc. and support in the related research activities. In addition, the incumbent may be assigned any jobs from time to time as per the directive of the competent authority.

Pay Scale:
INR
35400 - 112400(Per Month)

Age Limit: 28 years - Upper Age Limit not exceeding (as on the last date of online application)

Selection Procedure

1. Selection would be on the basis of Trade Test / Skill Test followed by competitive written examination. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of the performance of the candidates in the competitive written examination. There would be no interview for the posts. The detail on the conduct of such “Trade Test / Skill Test” and syllabus of the written test etc. would be notified subsequently.

2. Mere fulfillment of educational qualifications and experience does not entitle a candidate to be called for test. The duly constituted screening Committee will adopt its own criteria for short-listing the candidates. The candidate should, therefore, mention in the application all the qualifications and experience in the relevant area over and above the minimum prescribed qualification, supported with documents.

a. In the event of number of applications being large, CSIR-CMERI may adopt short listing criteria to restrict the number of candidates to be called for test to a reasonable number by any or more of the following methods:

i. On the basis of higher educational qualifications than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement.

ii. On the basis of higher experience in the relevant field than the minimum prescribed in the advertisement.

iii. Any other methodology as deemed fit by Screening Committee.

b. In case of insufficient response from candidates for a particular post or posts, the decision of the Institute regarding cancellation of that post(s) will be final and binding upon the candidates.

c. The screening of the candidates will be done prima facie on the basis of documents and information furnished by the candidates. If at any subsequent date it is discovered that the candidates do not fulfill the eligibility criteria, their candidature shall be cancelled without assigning any reason whatsoever.

d. Wherever specific area / discipline has been prescribed as the essential eligibility criteria for the post, the candidates must substantiate their claims in this regard with valid proof. In case the required area / discipline has not been mentioned in a candidate’s Marks Sheet and/ or Degree / Certificate awarded by the concerned University, the decision of the Screening Committee regarding acceptance or rejection of such claims would be final and binding upon the candidates.

e. Any further update on the mode of selection process and other related information would only be notified in the Institute website www.cmeri.res.in. Therefore, all the concerned candidates are advised to be constantly in touch with the website and follow the instructions in this regard.

How to Apply:

a) Eligible candidates are required to apply ONLINE through our website www.cmeri.res.in. No other mode of application will be considered.

b) Candidates are advised to go through the instructions for online filling of the application carefully.

c) Online Application will be available on CSIR-CMERI website www.cmeri.res.in. (Closes on 20.12.2021 at 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. The print out of the application along with the relevant documents must reach CSIR-CMERI on or before 31.12.2021

d) A non-refundable application fee of Rs. 100/- (one Hundred) only wherever applicable may be deposited online through State Bank of India (SBI) Collect website, the link of which is provided on the Institute website and printed copy of e-receipt of the same must be enclosed with the application.

1. The candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex-Servicemen/Women/CSIR Employees/Candidates otherwise eligible but residing abroad are exempted from submission of application fee. Fee must be paid within the last date of online application form i.e. 20.12.2021. Any fee received beyond the above last date will not be considered by the Institute and candidature of such candidates would not be entertained.

e) Candidate are required to upload his/her recent passport size scanned photograph (max size 150 KB) at the specified place in the online application.

f) In case of Universities/Institutes awarding CGPA/SGPA/OGPA grades etc, candidates are requested to convert the same into percentage based on the formula as per their University/Institute. Details are to be mentioned by the candidates at the appropriate place in the online application format, while submitting the same.

g) Candidates should keep a copy of the application print-out and payment details, if any, for their record. Printout of Application and payment details will not be available after 05.00 p.m. on the last date of online Application i.e. 20.12.2021

h) Application once made will not be allowed to be withdrawn and fee once paid will not be refunded on any count nor can it be held in reserve for any other recruitment or selection process.

i) Any change/edit in the application form after the finally submission of the online application will not be considered by the Institute.

j) Only a single application will be entertained from each candidate for each post code. In Case A Candidate Submits Multiple Online Applications For A Single Postcode With Different Registration Numbers And/or With Different Email Ids, Only The Latest Completed Application Will Be Considered.

k) A candidate can apply for multiple Post Codes subject to fulfilling all eligibility criterion attached to each individual Post Code. The candidate needs to submit the primary/registration details only once in online application even while applying for more than one post code. However, candidate needs to fill the application (except primary/registration details) again and pay the application fee separately for each Post Code.

l) The print out of the successfully submitted online Application duly signed must be accompanied by self attested copies of the certificates, mark sheets, testimonials in support of age, education qualifications, experience and caste certificate, certificate to be produced by EWS candidates, if applicable, (as mentioned in Sl No 6 below) together with E-RECEIPT of the Application fees, (if applicable) should be sent in an envelope superscribed “Application For The Post Of - (Post Code..)” ‘Advertisement No. 04/2021’ by post to the address given below, separately for each post code, in case a candidate applies for multiple post codes. The Administrative Officer, CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur – 713 209 (West Bengal)

m) Applicants must provide detailed information at the appropriate place in the online application regarding his/her relative, if any, working in CSIR, like name, designation, name of the CSIR Lab, where posted, relationship with the candidate.

n) Incomplete applications (i.e. Printout of the complete online application form, without photograph, unsigned, without application fee, if applicable, and without the attachments as mentioned under point 6 below etc.) will not be entertained and are liable to be summarily rejected.

o) Receipt of hard copy of application along with relevant documents of the candidates within the stipulated date i.e. 31.12.2021 is essential failing which their candidature will not be considered by this Institute.

p) Candidates should specifically note that the applications received after the closing date for any reason whatsoever (such as envelopes wrongly addressed, delivered elsewhere, postal delay etc.) will not be entertained by the Institute.

q) Applications from employees of Government Department will be considered only if forwarded through proper channel, certified by the employer that the applicant, if selected, will be relieved within one month of the receipt of the appointment orders. Vigilance Clearance should also be recorded. However, advance copy of the application may be submitted before the closing date.

1. Applications routed through proper channel should reach CSIR-Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute, Durgapur at the earliest. Further, such candidates, when shortlisted for trade/skill test will be required invariably to furnish a clear ‘No Objection Certificate’ from their employer failing which they will not be allowed for trade/skill test.


Important Dates:

Published on: 29 November 2021

Last date for application is: 20 December 2021

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About Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute

In India, mechanical engineering technology has accounted for nearly half of the total technology imported. In terms of products, nearly one third of the value of total imports is for mechanical engineering equipment. In order to develop indigenously mechanical engineering technology for the industries so that R&D can play a key role in self-reliance, the Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute at Durgapur, West Bengal was established in February 1958 with the specific task of development of mechanical engineering technology.

Official Address:
Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur - 713209 Durgapur, Paschim Bardhaman 713209
Phone: +91-343-2546749, 9434022951
Fax: +91-343--2546745

Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) was established in February 1958. The Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) is the R&D institute for mechanical engineering under the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR ). It is the only national level research institute in this field, CMERI's work is to serve industry and develop mechanical engineering technology.

Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute (CMERI) recruitment offers a great career for several posts such as Senior Project Fellow, Project Fellow, Resident Medical Officer, Scientist, Principal Scientist, Technical Officer, Security Guard, Chowkidar. Interested candidates can pursue courses in M.Sc. in Chemical / Physical / Materials Science, ME/M.Tech. in Materials Science /Chemical Engineering, M.Sc. in Physics / Chemistry (Inorganic), BE/B.Tech in Material Science / Metallurgical Engineering, MBBS, and MD (Medicine), Matriculation (10th Std.), for a great career at Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How many vacancies are there?

There are 22 vacancies in total. Technical Assistant: 22 Posts,

What is the Pay Scale for Technical Assistant, Skills / Eligibility?

The Payscale is as follows Technical Assistant: INR 35400 - 112400(Per Month),

When can I can apply for Technical Assistant, Skills / Eligibility job at Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute

You can go through the offical document provided, and follow the instructions to apply online. Always follow the dates mentioned in the official PDF.

Where will I be placed if selected?

The selected candidate will be placed in Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur

What is Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute Technical Assistant: 22 Posts, Application Last Date

The last date to apply for Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute Technical Assistant: 22 Posts, is 20th December, 2021

How can I apply for this job?

Complete information regarding this job is given on this page. Link to official document is also provided. The candidates are adivsed to go through it thorouly before Apply Online. If the job interests you and you are eligible for Technical Assistant, Skills / Eligibility, then click on the apply online link given below. You can apply online. Remember the last date to apply for this job is 20th December, 2021