Devbrat Patnaik

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released yet another notification to fill up several vacancies in Integrated Headquarters, Directorate of Civilian Personnel, Ministry of Defence (Navy). Those interested should know that the posts are permanent, Group A Gazetted with a pay scale in Level-11 in the Pay Matrix as per 7th Central Pay Commission.

Age Limit: 40 years.

Educational Qualification: A candidates applying for the post should possess a Master’s Degree from a recognized University in Physics/ Applied Physics/ Chemistry/ Polymer Chemistry/ Electronics OR a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from recognized University or Institute in Electronics/ Telecommunication/ Computer Science/ Information Technology/ Metallurgical/ Mechanical/Aeronautical/Chemical.

Experience Required: He/she should have a five years experience in production, development or Quality Assurance in the field of calibration/ armaments/ electronics/ aeronautical/ underwater applications from organizations in Central/ State Government/ Union Territory administration or autonomous or statutory organization/ Public Sector Undertakings/ University/ Recognized Research Institution or private organization listed in the stock exchanges of India.

NOTE: Qualifications are relaxable at the discretion of the Union Public Service Commission in the case of candidates otherwise well qualified.

Desirable Qualification:

(i) Doctorate in the relevant branch of Science.

(ii) Post Graduate degree in Engineering.

POST DETAILS: Four Senior Scientific Officer Grade-I, (OBC-01, UR-03).


(I) Analysis and processing of Oceanographic Data.

(II) Preparation of salinity, density and temperature diagrams along latitude sections.

(III) Identification of water masses, their nature and characteristics, their boundaries and their movement.

(IV) Maintenance of oceanographic records and archiving of data.

The last date to file applications is January 2, 2020.