INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH & CONSULTANCY CENTRE OFFICE OF THE DEAN(R&D) INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,BOMBAY.
Circular No. 73/2017
RECRUITMENT FOR PROJECT
Applications are invited from the citizens of India for filling up the following temporary
for the sponsored project
Energy Science and Engineering
of this Institute. The
temporary initially for a period of
and tenable only for the duration of the project. The requisite qualification & experience etc. are given below:
Project Code, Project Title & Funding Agency
16MNRE003 :"IMPLEMENTATION OF 70 LAKH SOLAR STUDY LAMPS IN THE STATES OF ASSAM, BIHAR, JHARKHAND, UTTAR PRADESH AND ODISHA (THROUGH EESL & IIT BOMBAY)"
(Ministry of New And Renewable Energy)
About the project: The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE), Government of India has sanctioned a scheme to disseminate 7 million solar study lamps to school children in the states of Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, and Uttar Pradesh. The project objectives are: (a) providing clean light for study purpose to rural school-going children through solar study lamp (b) localization of solar energy through skill and knowledge transfer to local people and creating livelihoods through their involvement in assembly, distribution and repair-maintenance of solar study lamps. IIT Bombay is the central coordinating agency for this project, which will be executing by collaborating with multiple partners (NGOs, Livelihood Missions, Education Institutions, etc). To meet the objectives, the project envisions to build capacity of the local communities across the intervention states, setup and manage local assembly and distributions centers where the lamps will be made, and subsequently provide after-sales service through further localized service centers. Project duration is 2 years. A pilot implementation of the above scheme was carried out in 2014-2016 by IIT Bombay, the details of which can be found @ www.soulsiitb.in
Position & Salary
Project Engineer (3 Post
) Consolidated salary Rs.40000 - 56000/- p.m.
M Tech/ME or equivalent degree with 1 year of relevant experience or B Tech /BE /MBA/ MSW or equivalent degree with minimum 3 years of relevant experience.
Candidate shoukd be:
1.Excellent communication and training skills.
2.Ability to simplify and train people from the rural backgrounds with little schooling.
3.Command over either Hindi/Assamese/Odia is preferred.
4. Data analysis knowledge/experience
1.Collaborate and develop technical training content.
2.Conduct training of trainers, refresher trainings, after-sales service and social enterprise trainings of State and Zonal level teams/partners; 3.Coordinate the selection of trainees.
4. Ensure conduct of various trainings as per the schedule; 5.Ensure quality and standards of training;
6.Visit states and blocks to monitor trainings and make intervention to improve the standard and effectiveness.
7.Identify quality gaps & facilitate process of improvement in implementation
8.Overall monitoring & implementation of field level activities.
9.Might involve extensive traveling
The appointment is for time bound project and the candidate is required to work mainly for the successful completion of the
. The selection committee may offer lower or higher designation and lower or higher salary depending upon the experience and performance of the candidate in the interview.
Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply online at
on or before
21st April, 2017
Call letters will be sent through e-mail to the candidates shortlisted for interview and will also be displayed on IRCC website. Candidates called for interview will be
required to attend at their own expenses.
Asstt. Registrar (R&D)
1.All Heads/In-charges of the Departments/Schools/Centres/Sections.