Wadia Institute Dehradun Jobs Openings 2017 for Graduates & 12th Pass

Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology was established in June, 1968 in the Botany Department, Delhi University, the Institute was shifted to Dehradun, Uttrakhand during April, 1976.   It is an autonomous research organization of the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, carrying out advance level of research in all aspects of Himalaya Geosciences. It has strong specialization in the areas of Petrology and Geochemistry, Structure and Tectonics, Sedimentology, Quaternary Geology, Geomorphology, Paleoclimatology, Glaciology, Magnetostratigraphy, Biostratigraphy, Paleontology, Environmental Geology, Seismology and Remote Sensing. The Institute also houses advance analytical laboratories. To encourage young students/researchers to make career in Earth Sciences, the Institute has doctoral program and offers Research Associateships to fresh Ph.D. students. To promote research in emerging areas of Earth Sciences, the institute also undertakes sponsored projects.


Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology (WIHG), Dehradun has recently revealed Recruitments Advertisements and invites applications to fill the vacancies of Wadia Fellowship,  Finance & Accounts Officer, Senior Personal Assistant, Librarian, Group & Grade III (3), Technical Assistant Group & Grade III (1), Field-Cum-Lab-Attendant Group & Grade-I (I) and many more.

This is a great job opportunity for the job seekers who were searching for Govt. Jobs. Eligible Job aspirants can apply for the recruited posts before the last date. We are providing all the details of Eligibility, remuneration, selection process, how to apply etc. in the page below.



Number of Posts : 06 posts

Essential Qualifications:

(i) Master’s Degree in any field of Geosciences.

(ii) First division throughout his/her academic career.

(iii) CSIR/UGC NET (JRF) /GATE qualified.

Age: Not exceeding 28 years from the date of advertisement (relaxation for SC/ST/Women and OBC as per Govt of India norms).

Remuneration and duration:  The maximum tenure of Wadia Fellowship will be for Five Years (2 years as JRF and 3 years as SRF). The fellowship amount is Rs. 29,000/- + HRA per month for JRF during the first two years, and Rs. 34,000/- + HRA per month for next three years as Senior Research Fellow (SRF). JRF to SRF promotion after completion of second year will be on the basis of satisfactory assessment by the host Institution/WIHG. The ‘Wadia Fellowship’ also gives an annual contingency grants of Rs. 70,000/- during the tenure of the Fellowship.

How to Apply: 

  • Interested & eligible candidates can send their application in prescribed format along with a copy of synopsis to following address:  Director, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun
  • Last Date for Receipt of Application : 03/03/2017.

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Advertisement no. – No. General Recruit./WIHG/2016-17-Vol-VI/Estt./

Dated 24.01.2017

Last date to apply : 23/02/2017

Name and Number of Posts :-

  1. Finance & Accounts Officer  –  01 post
  2. Senior Personal Assistant  –  01 post
  3. Librarian, Group & Grade III (3)  –  01 post
  4. Technical Assistant, Group & Grade III (1)  –  01 post
  5. Field-cum-Laboratory-Attendant, Group & Grade I (1)  –  02 posts
  6. Field Attendant, Group & Grade I (1)  –  02 posts
  7. Multi-Tasking-Staff (M.T.S.)  –  04 posts

Pay Scale :

Post no.1 – PB-3: ₹ 15,600-39,100 + ₹ 6,600

Post no.2 & 3 – PB-2: ₹ 9,300-34,800 + ₹ 4,600

Post no.4 –  PB-1: ₹ 5,200-20,200 + ₹ 2,800

Post no.5, 6 & 7 –  PB-1: ₹ 5,200-20,200 + ₹ 1,800 


Eligibility criteria 

Finance & Accounts Officer

Age limit :

  • Below 45 years as on the date of advertisement for Direct Recruitment. (Relaxable by 5 years for departmental candidates)
  • Maximum 56 years as on the date of advertisement for Deputation. Essential

Qualifications :

  • A 1st class or high second class graduate degree from a recognized University, preferably in Commerce with advanced Accountancy/auditing as major subjects.
  • 15 years experience of which atleast 5 years should be in the next lower grade as Budget/Finance/Accounts Officer in Central Govt. Deptt./Autonomous Body or Public Sector Undertaking.

Desirable Qualifications :

  • Master’s Degree in Commerce.
  • Diploma in Cost and Works Accounts/C.A.
  • S.A.S.
  • Knowledge of Computer Aided Management.

Senior Personal Assistant

Age limit :  35 years as on the date of advertisement (Relaxable by 5 years for departmental candidates)

Essential qualification : Graduate of a recognized University and possessing a speed of 120 w.p.m. in English shorthand and 40 w.p.m. in English typing.

Desirable qualification : Experience of handling correspondence independently and preparation of briefs/records/ minutes of meetings.

Technical Assistant, Group & Grade III (1)

Age limit : Not exceeding 28 years as on the date of advertisement.

Essential Qualifications : B. Sc. or Diploma in Engineering /Tech. of minimum 3 years duration(or equivalent).

Desirable Qualifications : Knowledge of Computer.

Field-Cum-Lab-Attendant, : Group & Grade. I (1)

Age limit : Not exceeding 25 years as on the date of advertisement. Essential

Qualifications : High School.

Desirable Qualifications : Knowledge of Computer.

Multi-Tasking-Staff (MTS)

Age limit : Between 18 – 25 years as on the date of advertisement.

Essential Qualifications : High School.

Desirable Qualification : Experience of working in Govt. office/Autonomous bodies etc.

Field – Attendant , Group & Grade I (1)

Age limit : Not exceeding 25 years as on the date of advertisement.

Essential Qualifications : High School.

Desirable Qualifications : Knowledge of Computer.

Application Fees: The candidates should send a Non-refundable Demand Draft in favour of Director, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, Dehradun, payable at Dehradun towards the Application Fee.

(a) For the post of Finance & Accounts Officer – ₹ 500/- for General & OBC Category, ₹ 250/- for SC/ST Candidates. No Fees for applying on Deputation Basis.
(b) For the posts of Senior Personal Assistant and Librarian – ₹ 400/- for General & OBC Category, ₹ 200/- for SC/ST Candidates.
(c)For the posts of Technical Assistant, Field-cum-Laboratory-Attendant, Field Attendant – ₹ 200/- for General & OBC Category, ₹ 100/- for SC/ST Candidates.

Important Instructions :-

  1. The qualifications and experience mentioned are the minimum requirements. The Institute reserves the right to select the candidates based on their qualifications and experience other wise suitable and deserving for the post. The Institute also reserves the right to shortlist candidates through a written test, if the number of candidates screened-in is found to be very large.
  2. Selected candidates will be appointed initially on one/two year’s probation basis. Continuation of their service will depend on satisfactory clearance of probation. Selected candidates not having working knowledge of Rajbhasha, Hindi will have to acquire working knowledge of Hindi before clearance of their probation periods. The candidates selected to these posts, will be governed by the New Pension Scheme.
  3. Only selected candidates will be informed about their selection in due course on completion of their selection process and no other correspondence on the subject will be entertained.
  4. Candidates working in Govt. Establishments, Public Sector Undertakings, Universities and Autonomous Bodies should apply through proper channel. In case an advance copy of application is submitted and application through proper channel is not received, the shortlisted candidate will be allowed to appear for an interview only if he/she brings a No Objection Certificate from his/her present employer.
  5. Separate application is required if any candidates wish to apply more than one post.
  6. Attested copies of Caste Certificate MUST accompany the application form, failing which application will not be considered.

How to Apply

The Prescribed Application Performa for above posts is available on the Website www.wihg.res.in. Interested candidates can download the Application Performa from this Website and submit their applications only in the prescribed Performa alongwith self attested photocopies of certificates and marksheets in support of educational qualification to the Registrar, Wadia Institute of Himalayan Geology, 33, General Mahadeo Singh Road, Dehradun-248001 (Uttarakhand) latest by 4:00 p.m. on 23.02.2017. Applications received after the scheduled closing date or not accompanied by required certificates/documents or otherwise found incomplete, unsigned and not as per any of the conditions of this advertisement will be rejected.

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