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ICRISAT Research Technician Recruitment May 2020

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics has announced the ICRISAT Research Technician Recruitment 2020 notification on 21/05/2020. Notification is out for Research Technician (Plant Breeding) post in Hyderabad. Eligible candidates can apply online from 21/05/2020 to 06/06/2020. Candidates can view the post details, vacancy details, eligibility criteria, selection process, applying method, fees structure, syllabus, pattern and important dates in the below content.

Name of the Post: Research Technician Plant Breeding

Post Date: 21/05/2020

No of Vacancies: Not Mentioned

Place: Hyderabad

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Important Dates for ICRISAT Research Technician Recruitment:

Start Date of Online Application21/05/2020
Last Date of Online Application06/06/2020

Vacancy Details of ICRISAT Research Technician Recruitment:

S.No.Name of the PostNo. of Posts
1Research Technician (Plant Breeding)Not Mentioned

Job Profile:

  • Offer technical support to breeders and overseeing all technical aspects for the upkeep of the for sorghum, pearl millet, finger millet, groundnuts, chickpea and pigeon pea breeding programmes
  • Assist breeders in all aspects of the breeding programs, including planting, pollinations, harvesting of trials, crossing nurseries and pure seed increases, quality evaluations and data management
  • Plan and execute experimental protocols and performance trials in protected culture environments
  • Ownership of breeding and harvesting equipment, maintenance and improvements, taking notes, entering data with internal IT systems and complying with seed stewardship standards
  • Capture data in iOS operating systems (desktop computing, iPhones, iPads), Breeding Management System (BMS) and conduct data quality check and assurance to enable timely advancement of the 6 mandate crops
  • Collaboration with trial growers and selection of optimal off-site localities for yield trials
  • Supervise and motivate the labour, capacity building of farmers, students and other collaborators
  • Manage relationships with co-operators/partners to ensure timely completion and integrity of data collected
  • Procure farm inputs and consumables
  • Prepare seed shipments.

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates should be completed Bachelor of Science in Agriculture or a related field
  • Candidates should have experience in a research environment, specifically in field layout, data analysis, and good crop husbandry practices
  • Sound interpersonal and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as in a team setting.
  • At least 02 years of experience in a research institution and an understanding of plant breeding
  • Candidates with less experience but proven ability to deliver may be considered
  • Preferably having experience of working in multi-cultural and interdisciplinary teams.
  • Experience in an international organization environment will be an added advantage
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work efficiently and independently
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure with minimal supervision
  • Good interpersonal skills, integrity, honesty and self-motivation
  • Computer literacy in MS Office.
  • Strong English language skills, both spoken and written
  • Ability to work extended hours during peak seasons

Selection Process:

The selection will be based on the Interview.

Application Fee:

There is no application fee.

How to Apply for ICRISAT Research Technician Recruitment:

  • Candidates should apply through online
  • Online Application available on the official ICRISAT website:
  • Online registration starts from 21/05/2020 to 06/06/2020
  • Candidates should have a valid email-id and mobile number.
  • Candidates fill the online form with all the relevant correct details.
  • After submitting the Online Recruitment Application, the candidates are required to take a print out of the finally submitted Online Recruitment Application.

Important Links for ICRISAT Research Technician Recruitment:

To Apply Online Click here 
For Official WebsiteClick here
For Official NotificationClick here


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