Applications are invited from the eligible officers for filling up the post of Technical Officer, a General Central Service, Group ‘A’ Gazetted post in Level-10 of the Pay Matrix in the Directorate of Sugar & Vegetable Oils – an attached office of the Department of Food & Public Distribution, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution, by Deputation (including short-term contract).
1. Name of the post: Technical Officer.
2. Number of posts: 1 (One)
3. Classification of post: Group ‘A’ Gazetted post
4. Pay Scale: Level-10 of the Pay Matrix
5. Eligibility conditions for appointment on Deputation (including shortterm contract) basis:
Officers of the Central Government or State Governments or Union Territory Administrations or Public Sector Undertakings or Universities or Recognized Research Institutions or Autonomous bodies or Statutory Organizations:-
(a)(i) holding analogous post on regular basis in the parent cadre or Department; or
(ii) with three years’ service in the grade rendered after appointment thereto on a regular basis in posts in Level-7 in Pay Matrix (Rs. 44,900- 1,42,400) or equivalent in the parent cadre or Department; and
(b) possessing the following educational qualifications and experience:-
(i) Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Technology in Oil Technology from a recognized University or Institute; or Degree in Science with Post Graduate Diploma in Sugar Technology from a recognized University or Institute; and
(ii) three years experience in sugar or edible oils sector in a recognized institute or organization.
6. Place of Posting: The place of posting will be Directorate of Sugar & Vegetable Oils (located at Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi) but liable to be posted anywhere in India.
7. Duties attached to the post: Sugar
(i) Processing of proposals for setting up new sugar mills under the provision to Sugarcane (Control) Order, 1966.
(ii) Scrutiny of request received from Sugar Mill regarding change of name, ownership etc.
(iii) Allotment of short name/ plant code to the newly established sugar mills.
(iv) Processing of research project for grant in-aid for research work relating to development sugar industry.
(v) Examination of expansion proposal of sugar mill to increasing cane crushing capacity.
(vi) Extension of IEM.
(vii) Matters connected with import/ export of Sugar, Ethanol etc
(i) Monitoring of import/ export duty structure, availability and consumption of edible oils in the country.
(ii) Overall monitoring of Vegetable Oil Products Production and Availability (Regulation) Order, 2011.
The maximum age-limit for appointment by deputation (including short-term contract) shall be not exceeding 56 years as on the closing date for receipt of applications.