Applications are invited by Crops Division of DAC&FW for engagement under National Food Security Mission (NFSM) for the following positions on contract basis for a period of one year.
Qualification and Experience : i. Masters degree in Agronomy/Agriculture Extension/ Soil Science/ Plant Breeding / Crop Improvement/ Plant Protection / or any other agricultural subject/ or M.Tech in Agricultural Engineering or other discipline of agricultural sciences having at least 8 years of field experience in Crop Production / Mechanization or working as Technical Assistants at National Level and State/ District Consultant. Doctorate Degree holders in the field of Agricultural Sciences may be given Preference. ii. The person should have the ability to motivate and lead the team to motivate and lead the team to achieve the objective of the programme. iii. Ability to analyse data and preparation of projects, writing reports/seminar notes /articles as evidenced by publication in national and international journals. iv. The person should have the ability of team leadership & motivation. v. proficiency in computers like MS-Word, Excel, Power Point, Internet etc.
Duties Required : i. To assist Mission Director, NFSM at National Level & State Level in planning execution and monitoring of the programme. ii. To visit assigned State periodically to monitor the programme. iii. To assist the States in sensitizing the district and field level officers and farmers through workshop. iv. To help in developing action plans/ strategic documents of the programme. v. To assist the States in developing and implementing convergence with other Schemes/Programmes like RKVY, NHM and MGNREGA etc for judicious use of resources. vi. To assist in writing/compiling of crop specific NFSM Annual Report and documentation of success stories for dissemination amongst farmers. vii. To make power-point presentation and maintain data in excel sheets. viii. Any other duties/tasks assigned by Mission Director from time to time.
National Seeds Corporation Limited under the administrative control of Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare,Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare is an apex body engaged in production of quality seeds and distribution. Qualifications & Experience: Graduate with Associate Membership of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India with desirable qualification of Professional Degree in Law. Knowledge of Computer (MS Office) is mandatory. Maximum age limit not exceeding 25 years as on the date of closing of online application