The National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS), an autonomous institute of Biotechnology Department under Indian Government has exhibited a recruitment notification in its official website to fill the current openings of Officers and Project Assistant positions. Indian nationals having good academic record and experience are eligible to apply for NCCS jobs. Candidate who got selected in NCCS Recruitment for Project Assistant designation will work in a collaborative project between NCCS and a reputed Pharmaceutical Company. Applicants will be provided with age relaxation as per the rules/ norms of Government of India. Selection process will comprise of screening of applications and interview.
All upcoming and recent NCCS Recruitment notifications are listed in the below table. Aspirants seeking for research jobs are advised to follow this section to get latest updates about NCCS Jobs.
|NCCS Recruitment 2016 Latest Notifications||Post Nos||Last Date|
|NCCS Notification 2016 for Research Fellow Jobs||11||08-08-2016|
|NCCS Notification 2016 for Assistant Posts||05||18-07-2016|
About NCCS Pune
NCCS is an autonomous Institution, which is functioning under the department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology. It is a mandate of basic research, teaching, training and national repository for cell lines/ hybridomas etc. This centre is located in the midst of academically enriched environment of University of Pune Campus.
|New Vacancy Updated on – 21th July 2016|
NCCS Recruitment 2016 – Apply for Research Fellow & Assistant Jobs
NCCS Recruitment, Apply for Research Fellow and Assistant Positions. A formal declaration has been proclaimed by National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS) for the recruitment of highly energetic and self motivated personalities to engage them in project based designations. NCCS is appointing candidates on the basis of temporary on various extramural projects for a contract period of one to two years. Selected persons will have to join immediately in NCCS. Aspirants who are desirous of applying can submit the applications by postal mode. For acquiring more information about the recruitment view the details furnished below.
|Organization||National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS)|
|Designation||SRF, JRF, Project Assistant|
|Vacancy Nos||11||Last Date||08-08-2016|
|Education||Ph.D, M.Sc/ M.Tech/ Equivalent|
Designation Details of NCCS Recruitment
|2||Senior Research Fellow||01|
|3||Junior Research Fellow||06|
Research Fellow and Assistant Posts Academic Records
Aspirants who are interested to apply for the designation of Research Associate in NCCS should possess PHD degree in the area of Life Science/ Equivalent degree from any recognized University.
For the position of Junior Research Fellow and Project Assistant, individuals applying should have finished M.Sc/ M.Tech/ Equivalent in Biology or Biotechnology or other relevant fields.
Applicants for the post of Senior Research Fellow must have completed M.Sc degree in Chemistry or equivalent in any branch of Life Science. All those persons must have secured minimum 55% of marks from any reputed Institution.
Experience Required for Research Fellow and Assistant Posts
The Research Associates shall be experienced in western blotting, protein purification and handling isolation and cloning of genes. For the post of Junior Research Fellow, the candidates applying should have experience in research areas of imaging, protein chemistry & expression and detection techniques.
Senior Research Fellow should have at least 2 years of Post M.Sc research experience. Experience in molecular cloning, E-coli culture and electrophoresis is also desired for the post of Research Assistant.
Age Criteria for NCCS Jobs
Persons applying for the designation of Research Associate in NCCS should have attained a maximum age limit 35 years. The age limit allotted for the applier’s is capped off at 28 years for the post of Project Assistant and Junior Research Fellow.
For the position of Senior Research Fellow, the upper age limit assigned is 32 years. The age is relaxed up to 3 years for OBC category and 5 years for SC/ ST category.
Selection Process of NCCS
Interview will be coordinated by NCCS to choose the suitable candidates for the above mentioned designations. List of shortlisted aspirants based on screening will be displayed in their website and they are only allowed for interview. Additional percentage cut off and experience cu off will be applied during the selection process.
The reporting time for the attendees is 8.45 AM and the interview will be started from 9:15 AM at the venue of NCCS security main gate. No travel allowance will be provided for appointees for appearing the interview.
Emoluments Paid for NCCS Appointees
Designees for the post of Research Associate in NCCS will receive a consolidated monthly salary between Rs.22000- to 36000/- based on the project assigned for them.
Appointed candidates for the position of Junior Research Fellow will get a salary between Rs.18000 to 25000/- per month. For the above two positions they will accept the house rent allowance of 20 to 30%.
Appointees for the designation of Senior Research Fellow will accept the consolidated monthly salary of Rs.28000/- with additional allowance of 30% of House Rent. A monthly salary amount of Rs.12000/- plus extra 0 to 20% of house rent allowance will be received by the designees for the post of Project Assistant.
Applying Procedure for NCCS Vacancies
Eligible individuals can apply in the prescribed format of the application form along with the supporting documents by post. The documents to be attached with the application form are attested copies of relevant certificates showing age proof, experience, details of exam passed (SSC onwards), caste etc.
The postal address is mentioned as “The Director, National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS), S.P. Pune University Campus, Post: Ganeshkhind, Pune – 411 007, Maharashtra”.
The A4 size envelope containing the application form must be super-scribed in bold letters on the top as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ___________ ON EXTRAMURAL PROJECT”.
NCCS Recruitment Scheduled Dates
- Last date for submitting the application form: 08/08/2016
- Displaying shortlisted list for interview in website : 15/08/2016
|New Vacancy Updated on – 16th July 2016|
NCCS Recruitment 2016 – Apply for Assistant Posts
NCCS Recruitment, applications invited for assistant vacancies. Indian nationals having good academic record and experience are eligible to apply. It is notable that, aspirants those who had applied earlier for Officer ‘A’ posts (Advt. No. Admin/ 10/ 2015) no need to apply again. The Officer (Accounts) positions are for Contract basis appointments (5 years minimum) and initially they will be in probation for 1 year duration. Further continuation in these jobs would be based on satisfactory performance of appointees.
If the candidates are hired on Deputation basis (3 years period minimum) for Officer (Accounts) position, they are not liable for Promotion. The appointee will continue in Project Assistant position only for a limited period or till project completion (24 months). Also, the applicant should join on duty immediately after selection. Read below section for eligibility criteria and applying procedure of NCCS Recruitment.
|Organization||National Centre for Cell Science (NCCS)|
|Designation||Officer, Project Assistant|
|Vacancy Nos||05||Last Date||18-07-2016|
|Education||SAS/ CA/ ICWA, PG Diploma|
NCCS Vacancy Details
|No||Notifications/ Position Name||Upper Age Limits||No. Posts|
|A||Notification – I|
|1||Officer ‘D’||(Accounts)||50 years||1|
|2||Officer ‘C’||40 years||1|
|3||Officer ‘B’ (Stores & Purchase)||35 years||1|
|4||Officer ‘A’ (Administration)||30 years||1|
|B||Notification – II|
|1||Project Assistant||28 years||1|
Academic Profile for NCCS Jobs
Candidates those who wish to apply for Officer ‘D’/ ‘C’ Positions in NCCS should have finished SAS/ CA/ ICWA from recognized institute. Aspirants having additional Degree/ Diploma (Finance Management/ Office Management/ Business Administration) shall be given more preference, for Officer ‘D’ post.
Preference shall be given to individuals having additional qualification of Company Secretary, for Officer ‘C’ post. The desirable qualification for Officer ‘B’ position is Graduation with Diploma (Management) from recognized university.
Persons applying for Officer ‘A’ designation should have accomplished Graduation with PG Diploma in Management from any government approved institution.
For Project Assistant post, the desirable qualification is Master’s Degree with atleast 55% marks in relevant fields from recognized university. The SC/ ST applicants will get 5% marks relaxation in Master’s degree.
Experience Details for Vacancies in NCCS
Individuals willing to apply for Officer Posts under Accounts must possess 5 to 8 years of working experience and for other Officer posts about 3 to 5 years of working experience in concerned fields from reputed firms is essential.
Aspirants those who had gained experience in Mammalian cell culture techniques/ Protein electrophoresis are eligible to apply for Project Assistant post.
NCCS Age Limits
NCCS has set the upper age limits based on designation (as mentioned in above table). Relaxations in age are applicable to SC/ ST/ Women/ PH/ OBC candidates as per existing norms of Indian Government. For Project Assistant post, last date of application submission is taken as the cut-off date for determining upper age limit.
Selection Process of NCCS
The received applications would be scrutinized and shortlisted by NCCS Selection Authorities. Eligible aspirants shall be contacted through Email/ Mobile number to arrive for Interview process. Also, the shortlisted candidate’s names will be displayed in NCCS official website with details of date, time and location of interview.
Original and self attested copies of relevant documents should also be submitted to Selection Board, on interview date.
Emoluments of Officer and Project Assistant Posts
The persons hired for Officer ‘B, C & D’ posts will get salary as per Pay Band – 3 of Rs.15600 – 39100/- and for Officer ‘A’ designation the allotted salary is Rs.9300 – 34800/- as per Pay Band – 2. Also, they will get Grade Pay from Rs.4600 – 7600/- per month depending upon their designations.
For Project Assistant designation, the selected candidate would receive a fixed salary of Rs.16000/- during first year and Rs.18000/- per month in the second year.
Apart from this, the appointees may also get Transport Allowance (TA) and House Rent Allowances (HRA) as per Central Government rules.
NCCS Application Fee
The candidates applying for Officer Position should draw a Demand Draft (DD) of Rs.100/- in favour of “Director, National Centre for Cell Science”. The SC/ ST/ PH applicants are excluded from this non-refundable fee.
Applying Procedure of NCCS Recruitment
Individuals those who wish to apply can download the prescribed application form from NCCS official website. The form should be filled with correct details and attach it with original Demand Draft (if applicable). The self signed copies of Qualification, Experience, Caste, Age Proof, Recent passport size photograph, etc. should also be enclosed with filled-in application form.
It is noteworthy that, for Officer Posts separate applications should be submitted for Deputation and Direct Recruitment. The aspirants working in any Government Departments/ PSU should forward their applications with “Cadre Clearance/ Vigilance Clearance, Annual Confidential Reports (last 5 years)/ APAR” certificates attested by CVO/ Director of their institute.
For Officer Post, the cover containing these documents should be super scribed with “Name of the Post Applied for” and for Project Assistant Designation write in bold letters on top of cover as “Application for the Post of Project Assistant on Extramural Project”.
These enclosures should be forwarded through Post to “Director, National Centre for Cell Science, NCCS Complex, S. P. Pune University Campus, Ganeshkhind, Pune – 411 007, Maharashtra, India”.
Official Notification 1
Official Notification 2
NCCS Recruitment Dates to Remember
|Closing date for receipt of application form and other documents, for Officer posts||August 5, 2016|
|Last date of application submission, for Project Assistant post||July 18, 2016|
|Shortlisted candidates name will be published on this date, for Project Assistant post||July 22, 2016 (Tentative).|