PAU Recruitment 2016 – Vacancies for Sweeper, Soil Chemist, Dean, Driver and Other Posts. Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) is the second oldest agricultural university in India. It is located in Ludhiana and has played a key role in increasing food grain production, livestock and poultry production in Punjab state. Now, it has about four constituent Colleges on different locations. The University has scattered out a new recruitment notification at present, to fill the Dean, Driver, Sweeper, Soil Chemist, etc. jobs on permanent/ tenure basis. Knowledge in Punjabi language is obligatory for this PAU recruitment.
|Organization||Punjab Agricultural University (PAU)|
|Designation||Dean, Professor, Sweeper, Soil Chemist, Driver|
|Vacancy Nos||31*||Last Date||-2016|
|Education||Degree/ Master’s Degree/ Ph.D, 10th/ 12th|
PAU Recruitment 2016
Some of the job responsibilities of appointees are undertaking research/ teaching activities, taking initiative for developing research projects, security works, programming, etc. It is notable that, individuals those who had applied earlier for Driver/ Assistant Agro-meteorologist/ Tractor Driver jobs in response of advertisements released by PAU, need to apply again. The eligibility conditions and applying process are given below.
Designation Wise Vacancies in PAU
|S.No||Designations||Salary Scale (Per month)||Vacancy|
|1.||Dean||Rs.37400 – 67000/-||NA|
|2.||Director of Research|
|6.||Assistant Professor||Rs.15600 – 39100/-|
|7.||Assistant Extension Specialist|
|12.||Security Officer||Rs.10300 – 34800/-||NA|
|15.||Laboratory Assistant||Rs.5910 – 20200/-||NA|
|19.||Stenographers||Rs.5200 – 20200/-||3|
|20.||Drivers at KVK||3|
|21.||Tractor Drivers (at KVKs)||4|
|22.||Chowkidar||Rs.4900 – 10680/-||5|
Eligible Qualifications for PAU Recruitment
Degree/ Master’s Degree/ Ph.D on relevant streams are the essential qualifications for PAU recruitment 2016. For Assistant Professor/ Assistant Extension Specialist/ Assistant Agro-meteorologist post, NET qualification is mandatory for candidates those who are not having Doctoral Degree.
Retired Army/ Police Officers in a rank of Captain/ DSP (or) above, those who are possessing good record of service can apply for Security Officer position. Typing speed of 30 words per minute in English and Punjabi are vital for Clerk post.
The minimum qualification required for Stenographer job is Matriculation and Shorthand speed in English. Also, they must have basic Computer knowledge. Higher Secondary and 1 year certificate course in relevant field is the vital qualification for Lab Assistant/ Boiler Operator designations.
The basic qualification required for Driver post is a pass in 12th standard and aspirants desiring to enter as Tractor Driver/ Chowkidar/ Sweeper should have finished Matriculation. Also, driving licence is obligatory for Driver jobs. All applying persons must have studied Punjabi upto Matric level or equivalent from recognized board.
PAU Jobs Desirable Experiences
About1 – 12 years of working experiences in concerned areas is desirable for PAU recruitment. Years of experience will differ based on the designation you enter.
The minimum entry age for all posts in PAU is 18 years. For the positions listed upto serial number 6 (in above table), the maximum age should not exceed 60 years and he/ she willing to engage in other jobs should not be more than 37 years of age. The cut-off date for computing upper age is 1st January 2016. Age relaxation will be provided as per Government norms.
PAU Recruitment Selection Modes
After seeing the academic performances and experiences gathered by each applicant, Interview would be organized for Assistant Professor/ Assistant Extension Specialist/ Plant Manager/ Production Manager/ Programmer jobs.
But for Clerk/ Lab Assistant/ Driver/ Boiler Operator/ Chowkidar/ Sweeper posts, Written Test will be conducted. Then, Practical/ Skill/ Proficiency Test shall also be organized for applicants of Clerk/ Programmer/ Computer Operator/ Stenographer/ Driver designations. For other positions, recruitment will be done based on decision of management.
Pay Scales of PAU Appointees
The salary scale of appointees will vary from Rs.4900 – 67000/- based on designation, as mentioned on above table. Apart from this, deputed personnel’s would also get Grade Pay and other allowances as per PAU norms.
PAU Recruitment Fee Payment Mode
The fee for PAU recruitment 2016 should be paid in the form of bank draft drawn in favour of “Comptroller, PAU, Ludhiana” payable at Ludhiana.
The fee varies based on the position you apply as Rs.800/- for Dean/ Director jobs and which is Rs.600/- incase of Soil Chemist/ Associate Professor/ Extension Specialist posts.
Appliers of Computer Operator/ Laboratory Assistant/ Tractor Driver/ Boiler Operator roles must pay Rs.300/- and he/ she applying for Clerk/ Stenographer/ Driver positions should have to remit Rs.200/-. For all other jobs listed above in table, the draft should be drawn for Rs.500/-.
Note: There is no fee for Chowkidar and Sweeper posts.
Applying Procedure for PAU Jobs
Application forms can be received from the concerned Office on any working day, by paying a cash of Rs.300/-. Those who are unable to collect it from the concerned Office can send bank draft of Rs.300/- drawn in favour of “Comptroller, PAU, Ludhiana” which is payable at Ludhiana. Also, enclose a self addressed envelope (28X12 cm) by affixing postal stamp of Rs.40/- with the draft and forward it through Post.
Fill the form with correct details and affix a latest passport size photograph in it. Attach it with Bank Draft and self signed copies of Qualification, Experience, Caste, Date of Birth, etc. and submit it in the respective Offices, before last date.
- Last date for receipt of cost of application through Post: 15-10-2016
- Completed application form and other documents should reach on or before this date: 27-10-2016.
Note: Details regarding regular/ temporary job vacancies in PAU are described on above section. For any queries, refer the official notification.