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Applications are invited for post of Scientific Officer at ACTREC

The origins of the Advanced Centre for Treatment, Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC) are rooted in the Indian Cancer Research Centre (ICRC), which was established in 1952 in Parel, Mumbai, under the purview of the Ministry of Health, Government of India. In 1966, ICRC was renamed the Cancer Research Institute (CRI) and amalgamated with the Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH), creating the first comprehensive cancer centre in India - the Tata Memorial Centre (TMC), an autonomous grant-in-aid institution of the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Government of India.

Post : Scientific Officer ‘D’ (Mass Spectrometry Facility) (1 Post)

Initial Pay : Rs. 67700/- Level-11, Cell-1 + Allowances Applicable
Age : 40 years as on 07/03/2024
Essential Educational Qualification and experience : Ph.D. in any area of research with FIRST HAND technical know-how of mass- spectrometric characterization of diverse biological molecules.
Minimum one (01) year of experience in managing the Bio-molecular Mass Spectrometry (MS) facility in a Research Institute/R and D.
Desirable :  • Hands-on experience with a proven track record in managing day-to-day operations of different MS equipments and allied liquid chromatography systems.
• Providing training to the students and other researchers for use of MS facility for research projects.
• Ability to trouble shoot minor problems during the operations.
• Leadership qualities and coordination skills
Nationality : INDIAN

General Conditions
1. a. Last date for online application is 07/03/2024 up to 05.30 p.m. (Indian Standard Time). Submission of the online application is mandatory.
b. Candidates must send in their candidature through ‘Online Application’ only. Candidates will have to upload required documents mentioned in the form at the time of filling the Online Application.
c. Candidates will be initially screened and called for Interview on the basis of information provided by them in the online application form.
d. Incomplete & Online Non-Submitted applications will be summarily rejected.
e. Candidates who would be called for an Interview are required to carry original documents along with one set of copy in support of the details furnished in the online application form regarding date of birth, qualifications, experience, caste, disability certificate etc., failing which such applicants will not be allowed to appear for Interview.

i. Date of Birth : Birth Certificate/School Leaving Certificate/S.S.C. passing certificate
ii. Educational Qualification  : Mark sheet & Passing Certificate of final examination
iii. Experience Certificates  : Past Employment:
Experience certificate indicating the date of joining and relieving Current Employment:
Still Working Certificate, Last Pay Slip, Identity Card (having validity period).
iv. Caste Certificate :  Valid Caste Certificate (in the format of Government of India), Caste Validity Certificate in case of SC/ST, Non Creamy Layer Certificate in case of OBC candidates is mandatory. Formats are uploaded on TMC-ACTREC Website.
V. Economically Weaker Section (EWS)  : Valid income certificate (in format of Government of India) is mandatory.
vi. Persons with Disability  : Physical Disability Certificate.
vii. PwBD  : Autism, Intellectual Disability, Specific Learning Disability & Mental illness with disability i.e. Specific Learning Disability (SLD)
f. Through Proper Channel : Persons working under Central I State Government I Autonomous Body / Semi Government Organisations and other Public Sector Undertakings must obtain the permission from their Head of the Organisation to apply for the post & to produce the same at the time of Interview, failing which they shall not be allowed to appear for Interview.
g. Referees: Three Referees listed by the candidate should have been associated with the training or supervision of the candidates work.
h. Tata Memorial Centre-ACTREC reserves the right to fix minimum eligibility standard / bench mark and restrict no. of candidates called for Interview taking into account various factors like no. of vacancies, percentage of marks in Graduate /post Graduate Degrees etc. Tata Memorial Centre - ACTREC also reserves the right to fix minimum eligibility standard I cut-off marks (Group I Stream / Discipline I Category-wise etc.) while finalizing such candidates to be called for Interview as well as selecting the candidates for final selection after Written Examination I Skill Test / Interview. The decision of the Director, ACTREC in this regard shall be final and binding and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained with the candidates.
i. Tata Memorial Centre-ACTREC reserves the right to restrict the number of candidates called for Interview to a reasonable limit, on the basis of qualifications and experience of the applicants. Mere fulfilling the prescribed qualifications will not entitle an applicant to be called for Interview.
j. In case it is found at any stage of recruitment that the candidate does not fulfil the eligibility criteria and/or, the candidate has furnished any incorrect I false I incomplete information or has suppressed any material fact(s), his/her candidature will be cancelled. If any shortcoming is detected, even after appointment, the services of the candidate are liable to be terminated forthwith. Therefore, before applying for any post, the candidate should ensure that he/she fulfils all the eligibility criteria under the norms mentioned in the advertisement.
k. Tata Memorial Centre-ACTREC also reserves the right not to call any candidates to appear for Interview without assigning any reason thereof.
I. Canvassing in any form will disqualify the candidature.
2. Age & experience will be reckoned as on 07/03/2024. Experience will be reckoned post required qualifications.
3. Reservation of posts under various categories shall be applicable as per Govt. Rules.(if applicable)

5. Age Relaxation :
(a) Upper age is relaxable for persons belonging to Reserved Categories such as SC/ST/OBC/PWD/ Ex-servicemen & Other categories as per the instructions of Govt, of India as under:
05 Years : SC/ST
03 Years : OBC
10 Years : PWD [additional 5 years in case of SC/ST & 3 years in case of OBC]
Ex-servicemen : Length of service in Armed forces plus 3 years (additional relaxation in case of SC/ST/OBC as per the instructions of Govt, of India.
(b) Age relaxation maximum by 5 years for Tata Memorial Centre (TMC) employees and employees working in TMC on temporary basis I under project / on contract basis etc.
6. Application Fee :
i. Candidate shall pay the application fee of Rs.300/- online using Debit Card I Credit Card
ii. SC/ ST I Female Candidates I Persons with Disabilities / Ex-servicemen (1st time applying for civil post after serving any rank) are exempted from paying application fees.
iii. The application fee paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.
7. Candidates may be offered a lower grade than what is advertised based on their relevant working experience, research track record and overall assessment at the time of interview and recommendation of the Selection Committee.

8. Benefits :
(a) Allowances In addition to pay, other allowances including DA, HRA, TA etc. will be admissible
as per the prevailing rules of TMC.
(b) Training & Development All officers will be eligible for institutional financial support for active participation in
National and International Medical Meetings, Workshops and Conferences after their probation is closed.
(c) Medical Facility Will be admissible as per the prevailing rules of TMC.
(d) Accommodation Residential accommodation will be provided subject to availability.
(e) Retirement Benefits All are eligible for retirement benefits and pension under the New Pension Scheme.

9. Candidates appointed will be rotated in any Units of TMC (Tata Memorial Hospital, ACTREC, Navi Mumbai, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital, Sangrur, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Mullanpur, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital & Research Centre, Vizag, Mahamana Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya Cancer Centre (BHU), Varanasi, Homi Bhabha Cancer Hospital, Varanasi, BBCI, Guwahati on the needs of the Units concerned as and when necessary.
10. India Citizens, Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) card holders and foreign nationals who fulfil the conditions of qualifications, experience etc. are eligible to apply. The appointment will be subject to necessary clearance/ approval as applicable.
11. Transfer: Selected candidates shall have to serve the respective location for minimum of 5 years before any request for transfer to other units of TMC. However, TMC management reserves the right to transfer any of the staff member.
12. The TMC-ACTREC also may exercise the option to offer appointments on “Contract Basis" for a fixed term on a consolidated remuneration.
13. Non Receipt of Application : Tata Memorial Centre-ACTREC does not take any responsibility for non-receipt of application through Online.
14. Legal jurisdiction for any dispute will be at Mumbai.

Interested candidates should apply online along with the supporting documents in the prescribed format. Eligible candidates will be invited to make a presentation to the interview committee.

Last date for online application is 07/03/2024 up to 05.30 p.m. (Indian Standard Time). Submission of the online application is mandatory.

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