GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
DEPARTMENT OF SPACE
VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM-695022

ADVERTISEMENT NO. VSSC-290 DATED 08.08.2015

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INVITES APPLICATION FOR THE FOLLOWING POSTS



     NAME OF POST & GRADE : SCIENTIST/ENGINEER-SD ( ` 15,600-39,100/- + Grade Pay ` 6,600/-)

Post No

No. of
posts

Requirements for the post

1275

01

Essential: 1. Ph.D in Chemistry/Material Science with specialization in NMR Spectroscopy with M.Sc. degree in Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry/Organic Chemistry/Physical Chemsitry/Polymer Chemistry). [Candidates possessing M.Sc. degree in any other branch of Chemistry need not apply.]
2. Minimum one year post doctoral experience with knowledge of operation of NMR equipment, design of NMR experiments and interpretation of spectral data. The candidate should have publications in NMR related areas in reputed science journals.

Desirable: Experience with Bruker/Agilent/Varian/JEOL, NMR systems, with a background in solid-state NMR, 29Si, 17O and 11B NMR.


     NAME OF POST & GRADE : SCIENTIST/ENGINEER-SC ( ` 15,600-39,100/- + Grade Pay ` 5,400/-)

Post No

No. of
posts

Requirements for the post

1276

01

M.E/M.Tech in Optics/Optical Engineering/Applied Optics/Laser Technology/Electro Optics/Opto Mechanical Engineering with pre-eligibility qualification in anyone of the following:
1. B.E/B.Tech in Electrical & Electronics Engineering/Electronics & Communication Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Engineering Physics/Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering.

2. M.Sc. Physics/Applied Physics/Photonics OR M.S in Integrated Physics/Electronics.

1277 01 M.E/M.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering/Material Science with pre-eligibility qualification of B.E/B.Tech in Metallurgy
1278 01 M.Sc. degree in Chemistry (General Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry/Applied Chemistry)
1279 01 B.E/B.Tech in Metallurgy.
1280 02 B.E/B.Tech in Chemical Engineering.


     NAME OF POST & GRADE : MEDICAL OFFICER-SC ( ` 15,600-39,100/- + Grade Pay ` 5,400/-)

Post No

No. of
posts

Requirements for the post

1281

01

 1. MBBS / equivalent from a recognised University registered with Medical Council of India.

2. Minimum 2 years clinical experience in a reputed hospital.



UR-Un-reserved, SC-Scheduled Caste

Note :  

  1. 1.       For Post Nos. 1276 & 1277, M.E/M.Tech or equivalent qualification should be in First Class with minimum of 60% marks or CGPA/CPI grading of a minimum of 6.5 on a 10 scale or equivalent and pre-eligibility qualification of Engineering degree/Post Graduate degree in Science should also be in First Class with an aggregate minimum of 65% marks.

    2.       For Post No. 1278, M.Sc. degree should be in First Class with minimum of 65% marks or CGPA/CPI grading of a minimum of 6.5 on a 10 scale or equivalent.

    3.       For Post Nos. 1279 & 1280, B.E/B.Tech or equivalent qualification should be in First Class with minimum of 65% marks or CGPA/CPI grading of a minimum of 6.5 on a 10 scale or equivalent.

    4.       Rounding-off of marks not allowed.

    5.       The above vacancies do not fall under the points reserved for Persons with Disability.

    6.       "Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are encouraged to apply".

    Applications will be received on-line only and all further communications will be made to the applicants through e-mail/VSSC website only. The application format for on-line registration is available in the website http://www.vssc.gov.in from ­­­­­­­­­­­1000 hours on 10.08.2015 to 1700 hours on 24.08.2015 for registering applications.

General conditions/Instructions:

01.          The posts are temporary, but likely to continue.

02.          THOSE WHO POSSESS THE REQUIRED QUALIFICATION AS ON THE LAST DATE OF         APPLICATION ONLY NEED APPLY.

03.          Age limit:            

No upper age limit for Post No.1275. For all other posts, upper age limit is 35 years as on 24.08.2015. Ex-Servicemen & Persons With Disability (PWD) are eligible for age relaxation as per Government of India orders. Minimum age limit is 18 years.

04.        Pay and Allowances: Approximate salary per month at the minimum of the Grade as on date is as follows:

Post No.

Name of Post

Approximate minimum salary

1275

Scientist/Engineer-SD

` 59,000

1276 to 1280

Scientist/Engineer-SC

` 48,900

1281

Medical Officer-SC

` 54,000

 

05.          The Organisation has a progressive HRD policy and provides an excellent growth potential for the right individual through its periodical merit based performance review system (called Merit Promotion Scheme) de-linked from availability of higher post, by which the staff can be evaluated for the advancement of their career in the Organisation.

 

06.          The Organisation provides medical facilities (Contributory Health Service Scheme) for self and dependants, free transport facilities/transport allowance, subsidised canteen facilities, housing accommodation subject to availability, in addition to the facilities available to the other Central Government Staff.  The Centre has a well-maintained Central School and a well-stocked Library that provides an excellent opportunity for professional development.

07.          At present the place of posting is VSSC, Thiruvananthapuram, but the selected candidates are liable to be posted in any of the Units of the Indian Space Research Organisation/Department of Space situated anywhere in India as and when required.

08.          Candidates will have to produce proof of the details furnished in their applications submitted on-line as and when required.

09.          The qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and possession of the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for Interview. Based on the online bio-data, initial screening will be conducted for shortlisting the candidates for further processing. The Centre may adopt the method of conducting written test for initial screening or may directly shortlist the candidates for interview by fixing a higher cut-off percentage for marks scored in the essential qualification course. Candidates called for Written Test/interview will have the option to answer the questions in Hindi also. Please note that this qualification prescribed is the minimum requirement and the same does not automatically make candidates eligible for written test/interview.If written test is opted for preliminary screening, the written test score will not reflect in the final selection process. The final selection will be based on the performance of the candidate in the interview.

10.          Outstation candidates called for Interview will be paid to and fro Second Class Rail Fare by the shortest route including reservation/sleeper charges on production of proof of journey such as Railway Tickets/Bus tickets etc. If the candidates travel in a higher class of accommodation than the one prescribed, only Second Class rail fare excluding the reservation charges/sleeper charges will be paid.

11.          The Organisation reserves the right not to fill up any of the posts, if it so decides.

12.          Only Indian Nationals need apply.

13.          No interim correspondence will be entertained.

14.          Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification.

 

 Payment of Application fee : There will be a non-refundable  application fee of Rs.250/- (Rupees Two Hundred & Fifty only) for each application. Fee is to be paid online through Credit Card / Debit Card / Internet Banking or can be deposited in any State Bank of India branch (through SBI Collect facility). No other mode of payment will be acceptable and the fee will not be refundable under any circumstances. Female/Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST)/Ex-serviceman [EX] and Persons with Disabilities (PWD) candidates are exempted from payment of Application Fee.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Upon on-line registration, applicants will be provided with an on-line Registration Number, which should be carefully preserved for future reference. After submission, it is mandatory for the applicant to send the following documents by speed post without which online application will not be considered.

1.       A confirmatory copy of the online application.

2.       Self attested copies of all testimonials in proof of educational qualifications, experience, age, category, fee exemption etc.

3.       No Objection Certificate, from the employer concerned in respect of those applicants who are employed under Central / State Government / Public Sector Undertakings / Autonomous Bodies.

 

The candidates have to send the documents mentioned above to Senior Administrative Officer, Recruitment & Review Section, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram – 695022 by speed post superscribing “RECRUITMENT TO THE POST OF ……………………….. (Post Name) […………………………….. (Advertisement No. & Post No.)] on the envelope within 07 days of submission of the online application and in any case not later than 31.08.2015.

 Please note that the applications of non exempted categories without Application Fee will not be considered.

in any case not later than 31.08.2015. Applications of candidates claiming Female/SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen status and therefore exemption from payment of Application Fee will be considered only if the certificate, as stated above, is received within the stipulated date.

Please note that the applications of non exempted categories without Application Fee will not be considered.

Guidelines to Fill the Online Application

STEP 1:  REGISTRATION

You would require your e-mail ID to register. You can register only once using this e-mail ID. 

Click on the link "Apply ". Fill all the fields and click on the 'SUBMIT'  button. On successful registration, you will receive an e-mail with following details:

From : no-reply@vssc.gov.in 

Subject: Reg: Advt.No.RMT290 of VSSC RECRUITMENT

Then click on the link given in the e-mail to open your online application form. Check your SPAM/BULK MAIL folders if the mail is not seen in the INBOX.

STEP 2:  APPLICATION

Fill in all the information correctly and "SUBMIT". On Submission, you will have an opportunity to preview and confirm. Read all the details carefully. If any change is required, Click on "GO BACK". 

To finally submit your application, click on "CONFIRM" button. On successful application, your registration number will be displayed on screen and an e-mail will be sent to you. Note down your Registration Number and keep in a safe place. This would be required for checking the status of your application in future.

STEP 3:  APPLICATION FEE PAYMENT (for non exempted categories only)

After making payment at the SB Collect Link, update the SB Collect Reference number in this site by clicking on "Add Payment Details"  


Please note that the applications of non exempted categories without Application Fee will not be considered.

Click on the "PRINT APPLICATION SUMMARY FORM" button.

STEP 4: SEND SUMMARY FORM BY SPEED POST

This step is mandatory to complete the application procedure. Without this, your application will not be considered.

Send one copy affixed with your latest photograph together with documents by Speed post to the address mentioned below superscribing RECRUITMENT TO THE POST OF ........... (Post Name) [............. (Post No.)]. on the envelope within 07 days of submission of the online application and in any case not later than 31.08.2015.

SENIOR ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER
RECRUITMENT & REVIEW SECTION
VIKRAM SARABHAI SPACE CENTRE
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM - 695022

 

Important Dates to Remember

1. Opening Date for Online Registration: 10.08.2015, 10:00 Hrs

2. Closing Date for Online Registration: 24.08.2015, 17:00 Hrs

3. Last Date for payment of Application Fee (non-exempted categories): 25.08.2015, 23:45 Hrs

4. Last Date for Receiving Application Summary form and documents by speed-post: 31.08.2015, 17:00 Hrs