Advertisement No.: ICTS-Notice-2019/09
Date: 29 April 2019

International Centre for Theoretical Sciences (ICTS) of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), a premier research centre (an Autonomous, Grant-in-Aid Institution of the Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India) is looking for highly motivated and self-driven individuals to work at the MSc. Physics Lab and the Research Lab at ICTS as a ‘Scientific Assistant - Labs (Temporary)’.



Essential Qualification:

  • Science Graduate (60%) OR SSC/HSC and Diploma in Engineering (60%).

  • Knowledge of use of personal computers and its applications.

  • Minimum 2 years of experience Physics/ Research Labs.

Desirable Qualification & Experience:

  • M.Sc. in Physics from a recognized university/institute.

  • Minimum two years of work experience in the similar work profile detailed below.

Desirable Skills:

  • Interest and ability to design and develop table-top experiments (electronics and computer interfacing) meant for teaching and research.

  • Familiarity with installation procedures and maintenance of lab equipment.

  • Strong interest in doing experiments and ability to work with students.

  • Good communication and documentation skills.

Job Profile:

  • The person will be responsible for the maintenance of the equipment in the MSc. Physics Lab and the Research labs and looking after their operational requirements. He/she will also be involved in developing and setting up of table-top experiments meant for teaching, research and outreach purposes. In addition, the person should also take care of procurement and indenting for various equipment required in the labs.


Salary: Rs. 46,500/ month (Consolidated).

Tenure: ​This is a temporary, fixed tenure post. ​Initial appointment will be for six months which may be extended upto 1 year maximum depending upon the individual’s performance and the requirements of the Centre. Selected candidate will be required to join immediately.

Upper Age Limit: ​28 years (as on 1st Jan. 2019).

How to Apply: Interested candidates should report for the selection process on 8th May 2019 at 10:00 am with a copy of their CV and relevant original certificates stating the educational qualifications, experience along with a photocopy of these documents.

Location:  ICTS campus, Hesaraghatta, Bengaluru (please report at the main reception on arrival).

*Candidates without ‘Essential Qualifications & Experience’ will be disqualified.

The Centre reserves the right to not fill this post or fill more vacancies. Canvassing in any form shall disqualify the candidate.


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