CAU College of Post Graduate Studies Recruitment Notice 2020 for Various Posts

College of Post Graduation Studies in Agricultural Sciences (Central Agricultural University), Umiam Meghalaya has invited application from eligible candidates for recruitment of the following contractual posts under collaborative projects financed by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, GOI in collaboration with Digital India Corporation (DIC), New Delhi, North Eastern Space Application Centre (NESAC), Department of Space, GOI and Central Agricultural Unviersity, Imphal. Details of the recruitment are as follows:

Name of Post: (Total No. of Post)
1. Agro Associate (Agriculture): 01 Post
2. Agro Associate (Remote Sensing & GIS): 01 Post
3. Field Co-ordinator: 01 Posts

Age Limit:
1. For Agro Associate (Agriculture): 25-45 years
2. For Agro Associate (Remote Sensing & GIS): 25-45 years
3. For Field Co-ordinator: 21-30 years
Age Relaxation applicable as per GOI Rule

Educational Qualification:
1. For Agro Associate (Agriculture):
M. Sc (Agri.) in Agriculural Extension M. Sc (Agri.), in Agricultural Economics/ MBA in Agri-Business Management.
1. Knowledge and skill on conducting farmers field based PLA, Training and Demonstrations.
2. Computer Proficiency on data analysis ans report writing.
3. Knowledge of speaking, and writing local languages dialects (Khusi/ Jaintia)

2. For Agro Associate (Remote Sensing & GIS):
Essential: M.Sc. ( Agri.) in Soil Science M.Sc. (Earth Science Geology) M.Tech. (Geoinforniatics)
1. Working experience on digital image processing
2. Remote Sensing and GIS Application in Agriculture.

3. For Field Co-ordinator:
Essential: Class X+2 Passed
1. Farming experience
2. Basic Computer Literacy.
3. Proficiency on speaking, reading and writing local language dialect (Khusi/Jaintia) and English.
4. Expertise in handling Smart Phones

Job Profile:
1. For Agro Associate (Agriculture):
i Field survey and farmers information needs assessment in the villages of Meghalaya
ii. Content generation and translation of the content into respective local
dialects for Evidence Based Agro-Advisory Services (EBAAS) in farmers in crop cultivation
iii. Preparation of voice/ image, text messages for EBAAS:
Push and Pull Calls to farmers: and maintenance of database.
iv. Regular personal and field visits of respondents and scientific report writing.

2. For Agro Associate (Remote Sensing & GIS):
i. Soil and Plant Data Collection From the fields.
ii. UAV data processing and interpretation
iii. Development of different indices pertaining to plants and soil.
iv Computer proficiency on statistical data analysis and scientific report writing.

3. For Field Co-ordinator:
i. Registration of respondents arid Information collection of crops front fanners’ field
ii. Dissemination of EBAAS to farmers.
iii. Associating to farming activities of farmers in project sites.
iv. Interlocution of project team and registered farmers.

Peroid: 6 months basis and subsequent continuation will be based on performance.

1. For Agro Associate (Agriculture): Rs. 31,500/- pm
2. For Agro Associate (Remote Sensing & GIS): Rs. 31,500/- pm
3. For Field Co-ordinator: Rs. 9,500/- pm

How to Apply:
Eligible candidates may appear for the online interview in Google Meet Platform before the selection committee at College of Post Graduation Studies in Agricultural Science, Umiam- 793103, Meghalaya.

1. The Candidates should submit the following scanned documents to email of DEAN CPGS-AS:
i. A completely filled application as per prescribed format
ii. Bio-data with 2 passport size photograph (in jpeg format).
iii. Attested photocopies of the certificates pertaining to educational qualification, certificate of caste, experience, NOC from the last employer (If Any)
2. The link of Google Meet Platform for the online Interview will be intimated to the applied candidates one day before the interview.

To Download Application Format: Click Here:

Date of Interview:
1. For Agro Associate (Agriculture): 01/10/20 11:30 am
2. For Agro Associate (Remote Sensing & GIS): 11:00 am
3. For Field Co-ordinator: 01/10/20 12:00 noon


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