CFTRI Recruitment 2016 for Scientist and Technical Officer Jobs

CFTRI Recruitment 2016 for Scientist and Technical Officer Jobs. CSIR- Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI) has issued a notification for the recruitment of Scientist, Sr Scientist, Principal Scientist, Technical Officer & Sr Technical Officer vacancies on direct recruitment basis. Eligible candidates may apply online from 17-02-2016 to 31-03-2016. Other details like age limit, educational qualification, selection process, application fee & how to apply are given below…

About CFTRI:

CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute, abbreviated to CSIR-CFTRI, is one of the 40 national research laboratories in India, set up under the aegis of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). It was opened on 21 October 1950 in Mysore, Karnataka. C.F.T.R.I. Mysore The center also has extended resource centers in Hyderabad, Lucknow and Mumbai, rendering technical assistance to numerous entrepreneurs.

CSIR-CFTRI is a large and diversified laboratory headed by Prof. Ram Rajasekharan, Director, CSIR-CFTRI. Presently the institute has over 200 scientists, technologists, and engineers, and over 400 technicians, skilled workers, and support staff. There are sixteen research and development departments, including laboratories focusing on food biotechnology, microbiology, sensory science, and food safety. The institute has designed over 300 products, processes, and equipment types. It holds several patents and has released many publications. India is the world’s second largest food grain, fruit and vegetable producer, and the institute is engaged in research in the production and handling of grains, pulses, oil seeds, spices, fruits, vegetables, meat, fish, and poultry.

The institute develops technologies to increase efficiency and reduce post harvest losses, add convenience, increase export, find new sources of food products, integrate human resources in food industries, reduce costs, and modernize. CFTRI has developed over 270 products, processes and equipment designs, and close to 1600 licensees have availed themselves of 160 of these technologies for commercial exploitation. The achievements have been of considerable industrial value, social importance and national relevance, and coupled with the institute’s wide-ranging facilities and services, have created an extensive impact on the Indian food industry and Indian society at large.

CFTRI Recruitment 2016 Details:

Important Dates:

Starting Date to Apply Online: 17-02-2016.
Last Date to Apply Online: 31-03-2016.
Last Date for Submission of Application: 31-03-2016.

Total Number of Posts: 22 Posts

Name of the Post:

1. Scientist: 08
i. UR: 04 Posts
ii. OBC: 02 Posts
iii. SC: 01 Post
iv. ST: 01 Post
2. Senior Scientist: 03 Posts (UR)
3. Principal Scientist: 02 Posts (UR)
4. Technical Officer: 03
i. UR: 01 Post
ii. OBC: 02 Posts
5. Senior Technical officer: 06
i. UR: 03 Posts
ii. SC: 01 Post


Candidates age should be 32 years for Post No. 01, 37 years for Post No. 02, 45 years for Post No. 03, 30 years for Post No. 04 & 35, 40 years for Post No. 05. Age relaxation 5 years is applicable to SC/ ST & 3 years for OBC candidates as per GOI rules.

Educational Qualification For CFTRI Recruitment 2016:

Candidates should posses Ph.D. (submitted) in Chemistry/ Polymer Science/ Material Science/ Food Sciences and Nutrition/ Food Technology for Post No. 01, Ph.D in the area of Botany/ Plant Pathology/ Plant Biotechnology/ Food Sciences and Nutrition/ Food Technology, M.E/ M.Tech. in Chemical Engineering for Post No. 02, Ph.D. in Chemistry/ Bio informatics/ Computational biology for Post No. 03, B.E in Civil Engineering, M.Sc in Food Science/ Food Technology/ Botany for Post No. 04 & MBBS, B.E/ B.Tech in Computer Science, M.Sc Chemistry/ Instrumentation Science/ Analytical chemistry for Post No. 05 with relevant experience.

Selection Process for CFTRI Recruitment 2016:

Candidates will be selected based on interview.

Application Fee:

Candidates should pay Rs.100/- Demand Draft drawn on any nationalized bank and valid for at least 3 months in favour of “Director, CSIR-CFTRI” payable at Mysore. No fee for SC/ ST/ PH/ Women/ CSIR Employees/ Abroad Candidates.

How to Apply For CFTRI Recruitment 2016:

Eligible candidates may apply online through the website from 17-02-2016 to 31-03-2016 & send their applications affixing a recent passport size photograph along with attested copies of all relevant certificates, experience & envelope should be superscribed with “Application for the Post of____ (Post Code_____)” by Post to Recruitment cell, CSIR- Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, 570020, Karnataka on or before 31-03-2016.

Instructions to Apply Online:

1. Before apply online candidates should have valid e-mail ID & Contact No.
2. Log on to the website
3.Click on Recruitment’s & select the desired post.
4. Click on ‘Apply’ & read the instructions carefully.
5. Fill the details & submit the form.
6. Take a print out of online application for future use.

For more details like pay band, desirable qualification & other information click on the link given below….

For Recruitment Advt & Apply Online: CLICK HERE

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