Director General of Meteorology
Hiring Organisation: Ministry of Earth Sciences
Salary: INR The post of DG, IMD is in the Higher Administrative Grade Rs. 75,500/- (Annual Increment @3%) – 80,000/-.
Address: Prithvi Bhavan, Lodi Road New Delhi Delhi 110003
Responsibilities: As the Chief of the Department, he is responsible for the day-to-day management of the Department, its scientific and technical activities in the field of Meteorology and allied discipline like Agro-Meteorology, Hydro-Meteorology, Aviation Meteorology, Seismology, Meteorological Instruments, Meteorological Telecommunications, Satellite Meteorology and Weather Forecasting. He/She is also responsible for formulation of planning, administration and functioning of the Centre for the execution of the in-house R&D activities.
Education Requirements: Masters’ degree in Science or degree in Engineering of a recognized University or equivalent with at least first class (60%).
Experience Requirements: The candidates should have at least 20 years of post qualification experience in Research Development, Research Management in the field of Meteorology, Atmospheric or Earth Sciences.
Desirable Qualifications: A doctorate Degree in Meteorology, Atmospheric or Earth Sciences, from a recognized University/Institute or equivalent.
Age Limit: Not exceeding 58 years
Last Date: 19-December-2015
No Of Post: 01
How To Apply: It is requested that applications in the given proforma duly signed by the applicant and endorsed by the employer along with the complete and up-todate Confidential Reports/APARs of last five (05) years of the officers who fulfill the eligibility conditions and possess the essential/desirable qualification/experience and who can be spared in the event of their selection my be sent to the Deputy Secretary (Estt.), Ministry of Earth Sciences, Prithvi Bhavan, Lodhi Road, New Delhi - 110003 and should reach within 6 weeks (42 days) (60 days for those in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of Jammu and Kashmir State, Lahaul and Spiti District and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep) from the publication of the advertisement in Employment News. In case original APARs cannot be sent, photocopies of the APARs for the last five years, duly attested by an officer not below the rank of Under Secretary may please be forwarded.
Details will be available at: http://moes.gov.in/writereaddata/files/Advertisement-Recruitemnt_of_DG_IMD_(2).pdf