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CSIR Madras Complex (CMC) Applications are invited for Online Interview for the following purely temporary positions of Project Associate

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Applications are invited from the Eligible and Interested candidates for ONLINE INTERVIEW (through Microsoft Team) for the following purely temporary positions of PROJECT ASSOCIATE – I

Project 1: EIA Studies for the Proposed Petrochemical Complex along with Marine Jetty, Thiruchoupuram, Cuddalore (CNP 2646)

Project 2: Environmental Quality Assessment (EQA) of the Beach Resort & Theme Park Site, Muttukadu, Chennai (CNP 2656)


  • Project Associate-I


Project 1
Project Associate-I B.E/B.Tech (Civil/Chemical Engg.) from a recognized university or equivalent Air, water, wastewater & soil analysis and ability to prepare scientific reports with proficiency in computer knowledge and local language (Tamil).

Project 2
Project Associate-I B.E/B.Tech (Civil/Chemical Engg.) from a recognized university or equivalent Air, water, wastewater & soil analysis and ability to prepare scientific reports with proficiency in computer knowledge and local language (Tamil)

The engagement is purely on a temporary basis which may be extended or curtailed depending on the duration of sponsored project, satisfactory performance/conduct of the appointee. The Project Associates shall be working at CSIR-NEERI, Chennai. The engagement will be co-terminus with project duration. The engagement shall not be an appointment in CSIR/NEERI, temporary or otherwise. It would therefore not confer any right/claim implicit or explicit for consideration for regularization/ absorption. The upper age limit is 35 years and relaxation shall be admissible to SC/ST/OBC/PWD & Women candidates as per GOI rules

Minimum Monthly Remuneration

  • Project Associate-I Monthly Emoluments Rs.25000 + HRA*

Rs.31,000 pm + HRA to scholars selected through (a) National eligibility Tests – CSIR – UGC NET including lectureship(Assistant Professorship) or GATE or (b) A selection process through National Level Examinations
conducted by Central Government Departments and their Agencies and Institutions.

How to Apply

Interested and eligible candidates willing to undertake and stay in the field as per project requirements may apply online as per format available in website on or before October 20, 2021 (Wednesday) and also present same (originals) during on-line interview for verification. Only shortlisted candidates by screening committee shall be called for online interview. Candidates possessing the prescribed educational qualification and results are declared are eligible to apply.
Upon selection/empanelment, the original documents including eligibility, qualification, age and relaxation duly verified, if any discrepancy is found, the selection/empanelment stands automatically cancelled.
No interim inquiries shall be entertained in this regard

Mode of Selection: Selection is based on screening and online Interview through MS Team. The shortlisted candidates ONLY after screening based on their duly filled applications received within stipulated time shall be required to appear interview through MS Team on the specified date of Online Interview.
Candidates are not required to pay any application fees

Important Date

Application Submission Deadline October 20, 2021

Job Location 🇮🇳

Council Of Scientific And Industrial Research–Madras Complex,  CSIR Madras Complex, Tharamani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600113

For Additional Information

Applications are invited from Indian Nationals for engagement of  Project Associates –  (3 Nos) , tenable at CSIR-NEERI Chennai Centre, Chennai. 


  • Government  Project Associate Opportunity in Council Of Scientific And Industrial Research–Madras Complex
  • Monthly Emoluments Rs.25000/- per month + HRA*
  • Project Associate Opportunity for B.E. / B.Tech. / M.Tech (Civil/Chemical Engineering)
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