Job Name: Technician - I (Reserved for SC candidate)

Job Category: Centre for Analysis and Learning in Livestock and Food (CALF)

Designation: Technician - I

Profile Summary: Analysis of minerals and heavy metals in food, feed and mineral mixture samples.

Key roles and Responsibility:

Acid digestion of food and feed samples using microwave digestion system.

Analysis of minerals and heavy metals in food, feed and mineral mixture samples by ICP OES and ICP MS.

Analysis of Moisture, total ash, AIA, fluorine, iodine and sulphur in mineral mixture and DCP samples.

Analysis of chelated mineral salt samples by FTIR.

Adherence to the GLP and ISO 17025 guidelines.

Any other relevant work assigned by the supervisor.

Qualification & Experience: The incumbent should be Bachelor of Science (Any Chemistry discipline / Food Science) with minimum 2 years experience in analytical work.

Location: Anand

Other Essential attributes and skills:

Skills/ Attributes - Technical:

Knowledge of basic analytical procedures and techniques.

Exposure to AAS/ICP-OES/ICP-MS/HPLC/GC/Ion analyser/Microwave digestion system/ pH meter or any other relevant equipment or techniques for routine parameters of food and feed samples.

Skills/ Attributes - Managerial:

Good interpersonal skills and should be able to work in a team.

Should be flexible to complete the task as per commitment and agreed turnaround time.

Remarks: The position is reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC) candidate.

Last date of receiving applications is 24 October 2018.

(Candidates above 28 years of age as on 01 November 2018 need not apply)

The position is on a fixed term employment for a period of 5 years which is renewable.

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