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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

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Internship in Assam State Biodiversity Board for Various Programme

Internship in Assam State Biodiversity Board for Various Programme : The Assam State Biodiversity Board sincerely acknowledges the contributions made by various Forest Officials, Researchers, Students and other friends for providing us the information and the photographs personally and through public domain.

1. Internship Programme on Biodiversity Conservation  


Objective of the Programme : T o inculcate scientific temper amongst young talent in the state of Assam and promote them to work for conservation of biodiversity. This program would enhance the understanding of the Interns about the present day challenges in promoting conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and provide them opportunity to contribute in meeting those challenges.

Intake Capacity: 15 – 20. Time duration: Program is for 3 months.

This is with a view to allow the interested persons an opportunity to utilize their free time, for example, summer vacations / winter vacations / time between two semesters / time while preparing for competitive exams etc. and work productively in the field of biodiversity.

Eligibility Criteria: Graduates and post-graduates students in Life and allied sciences such as Geography, Anthropology, and even Mass communication students. Good computer skills (Word/Excel) are essential. The candidate should be able to speak, read and write English apart from the local language.

Those who are currently enrolled for Post Graduate Courses may apply through their Head of Department.

Age: Minimum age is 20 years, but not above 30 years.  

Fellowship: Rs 5,0 00/- pm + total contingency of Rs 10,000/- towards field visits, documentation , preparation of final report etc. for entire duration. Area of Work : T he Interns can work in any part of Assam but will have to work in close association of the Board and this may require visits to the Board Office or interaction with Board Member or Expert at Guwahati or any other designated place as per the requirement of the work.

2. Biodiversity Research Associate Programme (BRAP):


Objective: to inculcate scientific temper amongst young talent in the state of Assam and promote them to work for conservation of biodiversity. This program would enhance the understanding of the Associate about the present day challenges in promoting conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity and provide them opportunity to contribute in meeting those challenges.

Time duration: Program is for short durations, maximum up to 6 months. This is with a view to allow the interested persons an opportunity to utilize their free time, for example, summer vacations / winter vacations / time between two semesters / time while preparing for competitive exams etc. and work productively in the field of biodiversity.

Associate Fellowship:

  1. 3 months Program ( Rs 5,000 to Rs 8,000 pm depending upon qualification & experience+ total contingency of Rs 10,000/- towards field visits, documentation etc.)

  2. 6 months Program ( Rs 5,000 to Rs 8,000 pm depending upon qualification & experience+ total contingency of Rs 20,000/- towards field visits, documentation etc.)


Area of Work the Associate can work in any part of Assam but will have to work in close association of the Board and this may require visits to the Board Office or interaction with Board Member or Expert at Guwahati or any other designated place as per the requirement of the work.

Broad theme for Works:

  • Awareness generation

  • Capacity building of the BMCs

  • Assistance in preparation of PBR

  • Species based studies

  • Identifying biodiversity concerns and prescribing management methods


3. Biodiversity Volunteer Initiative Programme (BVIP):


Biodiversity Volunteer Initiative: encouraging voluntary contributions from freelance profession, amateurs, students in the form of published papers, publication, photographs etc and acknowledging contributions on website and publications of the Board.

Objective: to provide a common platform for collection, collation and dissemination of knowledge, expertise, experiences of environment and biodiversity lovers, activists and other concerned citizens so as to provide an extended knowledge base for the planners and executives and thus help in endeavors of biodiversity conservation in the State of Assam.

What can be contributed : Photographs, Research Papers, Articles, News items etc. The Board will duly acknowledged the contributions.

The last date of receipt of applications from Post-graduates in Zoology, Botany, Animal Ecology & Wildlife Biology, Microbiology, Environmental Science, and Geography for 3 months "Internship Programme on Biodiversity Conservation" has been extended to 20th July, 2017. For further details, please visit www.asbb.gov.in
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Thursday, 15 June 2017

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Department of Forest, Govt of Assam Recruitment Notice 2017 for GIS Expert,Data Entry Operator ,MTS,Driver

Department of Forest, Govt of Assam Recruitment Notice 2017 for GIS Expert,Data Entry Operator ,MTS,Driver : The Walk-In-Interview for selection of the following posts in office of the PCCF & HoFF, Assam.

  • GIS Expert (1 No.)

  • Data Entry Operator (1 No.)

  • MTS (Office Assistant) (1 No.)

  • Driver (1 No.)


Positions are on contractual basis under Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA), Assam.

Date of Interview : Interview shall be held on 4th July at 11 A. M. onwards in the office of the PCCF & HoFF, Assam.

The assignment shall be purely temporary in nature and shall be initially for one year with a provision for further extension based on satisfactory performance as determined by the PCCF (Planning/ CAMPA), 0/0 the PCCF & HoFF, Assam.

Salary Details :



  • The GIS Expert : Fixed monthly Rs. 26,000/-

  • Data Entry Operator : Fixed monthly Rs.18,500/-

  • MTS (Office Assistant) : Fixed monthly Rs.7,200/-

  • Driver : Fixed monthly Rs. 10,500/-


It will be mutually negotiable :


1. Minimum qualifications for GIS Expert:



  • i. Master Degree in Geo-informatics/Geography/Forestry/Environmental Science from a recognized University.

  • ii. Course work (Diploma/Certificate course) in GIS or related field.

  • iii. Should have profiency in working with GPS and GIS software, including ESRI products like ArcView. ArcTool. ArcCatalog) and ERDAS.

  • iv. A minimum of 3 (three) years of experiences of working on GIS environment.

  • v. Forestry. Agriculture related expenenced professional will be preferred.


The job responsibilities of the GIS Expert:



  • (i) The GIS professional shall support CAMPA in the design and develop a database, perform map edit task and preparation of polygon.

  • (ii) Uploading developed database in e-Green watch portal and Its integration with FC Clearances/data updation in Wildlife wing.

  • (iii) Have to travel frequently in the forest divisions/Protected areas of Assam for collection and verification of data and collection of visuals to upload in portal.

  • (iv)Interaction with FSI and NIC, MoEF and other related agencies.


2. Minimum qualifications for Data Entry Operator:



  • i. Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University/College.

  • ii. 6 (Six) months certificate course In computer. (Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel. Power Point Presentation etc.)

  • iii. Minimum 6 months of work experience.

  • iv. Persons working with office or similar organization/Forest Deptt. will be preferred.


The Job responsibilities of the Data Entry Operator:



  • i. Generation of reports and update information on CAMPA activities

  • ii. Interaction with Divisions and collection of information.

  • iii. Compilation of UCs/ Progress Reports & preparation of APOs.

  • iv. Attending the tasks assigned by PCCF/CF,CAMPA.


3. Minimum qualifications for MTS (Office Assistant) :



  • i. H. S. S. L. C. or equivalent passed from recognized board.

  • ii. Minimum 6 months work experience in office/Forest Deptt. or similar organization will be preferred.


The Job responsibilities of the MTS (Office Assistant):



  • i. Attending files and other documents from various desks

  • ii. To attend the duty with PCCF/CF

  • iii. Issue and Dispatch

  • iv. To attend Banks and other offices as and when directed.


4. Minimum qualifications for Driver :



  • i. H. S. L. C. or equivalent passed from recognized board.

  • ii. Valid driving license from competent authority.


Weightage & preference will be given to the persons who are having experience in working with the Forest Department and well versed with day to day functioning of Forest Directorate. Any other certificate/ work experience will be considered as an additional qualification. The candidates possessing the above qualification are requested to appear before the Committee constituted for this purpose with Bio-Data, two passport size photographs and one set of photocopies of all certificates along with Standard Application Form to the PCCF (Planning/CAMPA), 0/o the PCCF & HoFF, Assam, Panjabari, Guwahati-37.

The candidates are required to bring all original certificates at the time of Walk-in-Interview.

No TA / DA shall be paid for attending the interview.

Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Planning/CAMPA) O/O The PCCF & HoFF, Assam Panjabari, Guwahati
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Wednesday, 17 May 2017

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World Wide Fund India recruitment 2017 of Project Officer in Assam

World Wide Fund India recruitment 2017 proposes to receive the application from applicants in Online Mode. Eligible candidates can submit their application to World Wide Fund India before 04/06/2017. All those aspiring to apply can check out various information like eligibility criteria, salary, Total vacancy, Selection Procedure, Job description, last date, Application procedure and other key information required for the post below. Kindly go through all the below details before submitting your application Online.

Vacancy Name Project Officer (Communities)
Education Requirement M.A, M.Sc
Total Vacancy to be filled 01 Posts
Salary Range Not Mentioned
Job Location Assam
Last Date To Apply 04/06/2017

Qualifications: M.A. or M.Sc. in Social Science or related subject from a reputed University in India or abroad. Experience For Manas National Park, Assam: At least one year work experience on social issues related to biodiversity conservation in the state of Assam is needed.

Manas National Park, Assam: Be responsible for effective liaison with stakeholders including government department(s), institution(s), NGOs and CBOs for any issues pertaining to strengthening WWF India’s work with communities in TraMCA. Strategize objectives and activities for strengthening community engagement in different parts of TraMCA with special reference to managing human – wildlife conflict, combating poaching and curbing habitat loss and habitat degradation due to encroachments on forest land. Carrying out field surveys, data collection, analysis and report preparation, together with partner NGOs and government agencies whenever required. Facilitate implementation of project activities monitoring and evaluation to demonstrate impact of community engagement in conservation.

Selection Procedure:
  • Interested and eligible candidates can apply before 04/06/2017.
  • Selection Will be Based either Written Exam/Interview by the World Wide Fund India norms or decision.
How To Apply:
  • Last Date for sending applications: 4th June, 2017, recruitments@wwfindia.net
Address For The Job: World Wide Fund India, Rajasthan, West Bengal, And Assam 

Important Dates:   Last Date to Apply: 04/06/2017

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