Vacancy Announcement in M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation

About MSSRF : The M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) was established in 1988 as a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M. S. Swaminathan. The Foundation aims to accelerate use of modern science for agricultural and rural development for development and dissemination of technology to improve lives and livelihoods of tribal and rural communities. MSSRF follows a pro-poor, pro-women and pro-nature approach and applies appropriate science and technology options to address practical problems faced by rural populations in agriculture, food and nutrition.

The Foundation works in the areas of Natural Resource Management, Biodiversity, Biotechnology, Food, Nutrition and Livelihood Security and Skill and Capacity Development using modern Information and Communication Technologies. MSSRF is present in six states of India. Please visit our website for more information. http://www.mssrf.org

 

Job Title
Development Associate
No of Positions
1
Job Description:
  Assisting  Co ordination of Wadi Vithura Tribal livelihood development project at field level  along with  all stake holders at multiple levels, Assisting  in water and soil management project s at Wayanad  in 3 field sites
Minimum Qualification/skill sets
 Diploma/degree in civil engineering
Experience:
Essential:  watershed and water management projects implementation  (engineering related  works) with more than  5 yrs

Desirable: Tribal, Gender & Development related conceptual clarity and work experience with documentation

Duration:
3 years
Mode Application:
MSSRF is a woman-friendly employer with a gender policy and women candidates are encouraged to apply.  Preference will be given to SC / ST candidates with desired qualification. Application should include full biodata providing complete academic record stating areas of specialization, academic achievement, sample of writing and publications, nature and duration of experience, full address and telephone number of two most recent employers, last pay drawn, names and addresses of two referees who have close familiarity with the professional strength and character of the candidate, current address, telephone and e-mail ID,
Location:
Vithura, Thiruvananthapuram,  3 sites in Wayanad
Mode of interview , date and venue
Walk in interview

venue CAbC office , Puthoorvayal , Wayanad ,

dt: 25th January 2020

 

Job Title
Development Assistant
No of Positions
1
Job Description:
Assisting Co ordination of Wadi Vithura Tribal livelihood development project at field level  along with  all stake holders at multiple levels.
Minimum Qualification/

skill sets

Post graduation in Social work/ Development Studies/ Environmental Science/Agriclurtural Science
Experience:
Essential: In Tribal development / watershed / livelihood projects implementation

 

Desirable: Tribal, Gender & Development related conceptual clarity and work experience with documentation and report writing skills in both English and Malayalam

 

Duration:
0ne year ( Likely to be extended for entire project period based on the performance)
Mode Application:
MSSRF is a woman-friendly employer with a gender policy and women candidates are encouraged to apply.  Preference will be given to SC / ST candidates with desired qualification. Application should include full biodata providing complete academic record stating areas of specialization, academic achievement, sample of writing and publications, nature and duration of experience, full address and telephone number of two most recent employers, last pay drawn, names and addresses of two referees who have close familiarity with the professional strength and character of the candidate, current address, telephone and e-mail ID.
 Location:
Vithura in Thiruvananthapuram
Mode of interview , dt and venue
Walk in interview ,

venue CAbC office , Puthoorvayal , Wayanad ,

dt: 25th January2020

 

Job Title
Development Assistant
No of Positions
1
Job Description:
 Community mobilisation and project field level coordination
Minimum Qualification/

skill sets

 Plus two

 

Field level data collection, community mobilisation especially in tribal  communities, coordination of trainings etc

Experience:
Essential:  livelihood projects implementation  with more than  5 yrs

 

Desirable: Tribal, Gender & Development related conceptual clarity and work experience with documentation

Duration:
2 yrs
Mode Application:
MSSRF is a woman-friendly employer with a gender policy and women candidates are encouraged to apply.  Preference will be given to SC / ST candidates with desired qualification. Application should include full biodata providing complete academic record stating areas of specialization, academic achievement, sample of writing and publications, nature and duration of experience, full address and telephone number of two most recent employers, last pay drawn, names and addresses of two referees who have close familiarity with the professional strength and character of the candidate, current address, telephone and e-mail ID.

 

Location:
Meenangadi, Wayanad
Mode of interview , dt and venue
Walk in interview ,

venue CAbC office , Puthoorvayal , Wayanad ,

dt: 25th January2020