Last Date:28 Nov,2019
Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT)
OUAT intends to engage 5 contractual posts of Office Assistant under a given project on a consolidated honorarium. Please note that the Vacancies may vary.Candidates may attend the Interview on 28-11-2019 (10:30 AM). The job is purely on Contract basis and doesn’t carry any liability on Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology for regular appointment at any stage.
Name of the post – Office Assistant
No of post – 05
Pay Scale – Rs.16,000/-
Graduation with 10 yrs experience
Important Instruction:govt jobs
- Walk-in interview for engagement of the following contractual positions for the IDP sub project entitled “Branding the University for Excellence and Equity in Agricultural Education to Produce Skilled Graduates for Enhanced Employment and Entrepreneurship” under NAHEP will be held in the Committee Room of Directorate of Research, 2nd Floor, OUAT,Bhubaneswar as per the date and time mentioned below.
- The engagement will be on contractual basis and co-terminus with the sub-project. The project is now sanctioned up to 31st March 2020.The engagement can be terminated at any time without notice or assigning any reason, thereof.
- The incumbent may also leave the assignment, on their own volition, by giving one month notice. At the end of the project/contracted period, the incumbent will have no right to claim any employment or engagement in OUAT.
- Persons having more experience in the relevant field will be preferred.
- The candidates fulfilling the essential qualification and experience only need to attend the walk-in interview with their CV (five copies), two passport size photographs, one set of attested copies of certificates from matriculation onwards justifying his/her qualifications, age and experience along with all original certificates and testimonials for verification.
- Written examination may be conducted if the applications are too many.
- No objection certificate from the present employer, if any, is to be produced at the time of interview.
- No TA/ DA will be given to the candidates for appearing the interview.
- The authority reserves the right to cancel the interview, if no suitable candidate is available.
- Concealing of facts or canvassing in any form will lead to disqualification of the candidature or termination even after engagement.
- The period of engagement will be initially for a period of one year and is likely to be extended further on yearly basis subject to satisfactory performance of the candidate.
- Candidates must sign the attendance before 10.00 AM on the day of interview. Late comers will not be considered for the interview.
- Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) was established in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India in 1962. It is the second oldest agricultural university in the country. It is dedicated to agriculture related research, extension and education. The University has 8 constituent colleges. The University has separate wings for research, extension services and planning, monitoring & evaluation, etc.
- OUAT has four academic campuses across Odisha. One at Bhubaneswar, one at Chiplima, Sambalpur, one at Rangeilunda, Brahmapur, Odisha and a new one (made in 2009) in Bhawanipatna. The main academic and administrative unit is at the heart of Bhubaneswar (Latitude : 20° 15’N, Longitude : 85° 52′ E), the capital city of Odisha.
- The Radhakrishnan University Education Commission of 1949 emphasised the need for establishing Agricultural Universities in India., Subsequently, the indo-American team consistitued under the Chairmanship of Dr. K.R. Damle (1955), the then Vice-president of Indian Council of Agricultural Research, suggested a system of education for Indian as followed in the Land Grant Colleges of USA. The Planning Commission Committee felt the inadequacy of trained personnel for substantial output in agricultural operations with the then set up of research, education and extension in Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and allied fields. In course of time, these recommendations led to the creation of the agricultural universities to accomplish the integration of teaching, research and extension.
- In 1956, Dr. J.H. Longwell from the University of Misouri visited Orissa and had discussion with the State Government which resulted in a contract between the Government of India and the University of Missouri to provide assistance to the Agriculture and Veterinary Colleges of the State. In 1960, a decision was taken to establish an Agricultural University in Orissa in the pattern of the Land Grant Colleges of USA and Dr. Ide P. Trotter joined the Utkal Krishi Mahavidyalaya on 1st April, 1960, as a consultant in Educational Administration. President Elmer Ellies of the University of Missouri, visited the Agriculture and Veterinary Colleges of Orissa in 1961 and had discussion with the State Government for establishment of the Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology.
- In 1961, the Legislature of the State of Orissa enacted the Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Act, 1961 (Orissa Act 20 of 1961) with the object of establishing and incorporating a University of Agriculture and Technology for the agricultural education of the people of the State. The University took its birth on 24th August, 1962 when it was inaugurated by Prof. John K. Galbraith, the then U.S. Ambassador in India. The University came into operation from 1st February, 1963, when the two Govt. managed Colleges, the Utkal Krushi Mahavidyalaya and the Orissa College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry with their staff were transferred to the University. This Act passed in 1961, was later repealed in 1965 by the Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Act, 1665 )Orissa Act, 17 of 1965) which came into fore from the 3rd November, 1965.
- The University started a College of Basic Science and Humanities with the Pre-University Science class sin 1964 and in the following year the Pre-professional science class was added. The College of Agriculture Engineering and Technology came up in the year 1966.
- In 1981, another College of Agriculture was started at Chiplima. In the same year, the College of Engg. & Tech., College of Home Science, College of Fisheries, Rangeilunda and PG Deptt. of Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar were established. In 1986, the Department of Forestry was started to offer the Bachelor’s degree in Forestry under the College of Agriculture, Bhubaneswar.
- In February, 1963, the State owned Agricultural Research Station at Bhubaneswar was transferred to OUAT. Subsequently, Berhampur, Jaypore, Chiplima, Kendrapara, Pottangi and Jashipur Research Stations were brought under the University. As the research areas were extended to more disciplines through aegis of several All India Co-ordinated Research Projects and ad-hoc schemes funded by ICAR, Govt. of India and other agencies, more research stations were established.
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