Technical Assistantsjob Position in National Food Security Mission (NFSM)
No. of Posts : 2
Qualifications : i) Master Degree in Agricultural Sciences (M. Sc. Ag) from a recognized University /Institute. ii) Knowledge of computer operation. iii) Persons with field experience will be given preference.
Remuneration : The TA will be engaged with a consolidated monthly remuneration of Rs.40,000/+Rs.2,500/- transport allowance. He/she will not be entitled for any other allowances. However, he/she will be eligible for TA/DA for undertaking official tours, if any, in connection with the implementation of the Scheme, at par with “Group B” (NonGazetted) officers of Central Government and as per TA/DA rules prevalent in Govt. of India.
Age Limit : The Age limit of TAs, NFSM will be below 40 years. Age will be computed as on 31st March, 2019.
Mode of Recruitment : The selection of the candidate will be made on the basis of an interview/ personal talk by the Selection/ Expert Committee constituted for the purpose by the competent authority.
How To Apply ForTechnical Assistantsjob Position in National Food Security Mission (NFSM)
The eligible & interested candidates are advised to apply in the prescribed format enclosed herewith along with the attested/self attested copies of certificates / documents to the Director, Directorate of Oilseeds Development, Government of India, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, (Dept. of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare),Telhan Bhavan, Himayatnagar, Hyderabad-500 029, within 20 days from the date of publication of advertisement in the News Papers i.e. The Hindu (All India Edition) and Sakshi Newspaper (Hyderabad Edition) expected to be published on 22.02.2019.
About National Food Security Mission -Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
The National Development Council (NDC) in its 53rd meeting held on 29th May, 2007 adopted a resolution to launch a Food Security Mission comprising rice, wheat and pulses to increase the production of rice by 10 million tons, wheat by 8 million tons and pulses by 2 million tons by the end of the Eleventh Plan (2011-12). Accordingly, a Centrally Sponsored Scheme, 'National Food Security Mission' (NFSM),was launched in October 2007.