Dated: 13-07-2022

Applications are invited from highly motivated and dynamic eligible candidates for the position of Senior Project Technician for the NECTAR, DST funded project titled, “Extraction of Pineapple Leaf Fiber and Use It for the Development of Low-Cost Products”.

Principal Investigator: Dr. Kishore Debnath, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya

Co-Principal Investigator: Dr. Koushik Das, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, NIT Meghalaya.

No. of position available: One (01)

Eligibility: Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with good academic record with 6 (Six) month working experience in Design and Fabrication. Preference will be given to candidates with working experience relevant to the project.

Age limit: Must not be over 28 years as on July 29, 2022 (relaxation as per the norms/orders of Government of India).

Consolidated monthly compensation/Fellowship: Rs. 12,000 (twelve thousand) per month + 20% HRA

Duration: Initial appointment is for six months, which is extendable up to another six months solely based on the performance.

General terms and conditions:

1. The position is temporary for a maximum period of one (01) year.

2.   Candidate possessing the requisite qualification and experience should apply in the prescribed application form, appending the self-attested scanned copies of the certificates. All the documents should be merged in a single PDF file and send to “” on or before July 29, 2022. The applications received after the mentioned date will not be considered further. Subject of the email should contain “Application for the Post of Senior Project Technician” 

3.Original documents of age proof/certificates/degrees/mark-sheets and other testimonials must be presented at the time of interview. A set of photocopy of all the testimonials must be submitted at the time of interview

4.Candidate must bring with him/her the signed hard copy of the duly filled application form.

5.Mere possession of minimum qualification does not guarantee invitation to the interview. Candidates will be shortlisted based on merit and need of the project. Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated to appear in the interview and no other communication in this regard will be entertained.

6.The authority reserves the right of accepting/rejecting any or all applications without assigning any reason thereof.

7.The short-listed candidates for interview will be intimated only through emails. No TA/DA will be provided for attending the interview.

Application Form


Dr. Kishore Debnath, Project Coordinator
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
NIT Meghalaya, Shillong -793003
Bijni Complex, Laitumkhrah