IOCL or Indian Oil Corporation Limited, the country's largest fuel retailer, is hiring PhD students for its research and development facility located at Faridabad, according to the company's website, www.ioclrnd.com. Indian Oil will be hiring a total of 24 research officers (upper age limit of 32 years) and one chief research manager (upper age limit of 45 years). A pay scale of between Rs 60,000 and Rs 1,80,000 has been set for research officers, and Rs 1,00,000-2,60,000 for the chief research manager, according to Indian Oil (IOCL). The last date for submitting online applications for the posts is May 21, 2019. (Also Read: Indian Oil recruitment 2019: salary, other key details | Diesel prices hiked across metros)
Here are the details of eligibility, pay scale and qualification requirements for the R&D job openings under the IOCL recruitment process:
Indian Oil is accepting online applications from candidates and last date to apply for the job is May 21, 2019. The pay scale for research officers is between Rs 60,000 and Rs 1,80,000, and Rs 1,00,000-2,60,000 for chief research manager, according to Indian Oil. In addition, the selected candidates will receive dearness allowance (DA) and other allowances, according to the Indian Oil rules in force as amended from time to time.
Other allowances/benefits include HRA/subsidized housing accommodation (depending upon place of posting), medical facilities, gratuity, contributory provident fund, employees' pension scheme, group personal accident insurance scheme, leave encashment, leave travel concession (LTC)/LFA, contributory superannuation benefit fund scheme, conveyance advance/ maintenance reimbursement, performance related pay (PRP) etc as per rules of the corporation shall be payable to the selected candidates, Indian Oil added.
Below are details of number of vacancies and qualifications required for IOCL R&D job:
|Post/Area||No. of Vacancies||Qualifications|
|Research Officer (Grade A). Research Area: Fuels & Additives||4||Full Time Ph.D in Chemistry with minimum 65% marks in graduation and postgraduation.|
|Research Officer (Grade A). Research Area: Analytical Techniques & Characterisation||2||Full Time Ph.D in Chemistry with minimum 65 per cent marks in graduation and post-graduation.|
|Research Officer. Research Area: Fuel Cells||1||Full Time Ph.D in Chemistry with minimum 65 per cent marks in graduation and post-graduation.|
|Research Officer. Research Area: Batteries||1||Full Time Ph.D in Electro-Chemistry with minimum 65% marks in graduation and post-graduation.|
|Research Officer (Grade A). Research Area: Catalysts||3||Full time Ph.D in catalysis/material sciences with minimum 65% marks in graduation and post-graduation.|
|Research Officer: (Grade A). Research Area: Petrochemicals & Polymers||3||Full Time Ph.D in organic/ organo-metallics/ polymer chemistry with minimum 65% marks in graduation as well as in post-graduation.|
|Research Officer (Grade A). Research Area: Nanotechnology||5||Full time Ph.D in Chemistry with minimum 65% marks in graduation and post-graduation|
|"Research Officer (Grade A). Research Area: Product Development (Industrial Lubricants, Synthetic Lubricants, Grease)"||5||Full time Ph.D in Chemistry with minimum 65% marks in graduation and post-graduation|
|Chief Research Manager (Grade E). Research Area Industrial and Biotechnology||1||Full Time Ph. D in Biotechnology/Micro-biology/Molecular Biology with minimum 65% marks in graduation and post-graduation. Minimum 15 years of experience in relevant area after Ph.D for grade E. The experience should be in Industrial Biotechnology/ Bio-Energy/Bioprocess/ Bioremediation/ Molecular Biology/ Enzymology. The experience should reflect capabilities for leading research projects.|
Here is how to apply for IOCL job opening:
1. The prospective candidates are required to submit their applications online only. Manual applications will not be entertained.
2. The online application will be available under "What's New" Section on iocl.com (home page of corporate website of Indian Oil) and also on "Indian Oil for Careers" link.
3. Candidates must read the instructions carefully and thereafter fill-in the online application form giving accurate information. The candidates will be wholly/ exclusively responsible for the information/ details so filled/ provided by them in their ONLINE application form.
4. The link will remain active from 22.04.2019, 12:00 hrs to 21.05.2019, 15:00 hrs only.
5. The candidates should have the following relevant documents readily available with them before they commence the online application process. All these documents will be required to be uploaded at the time of filling-in the online application form.
The last date for submitting applications is May 21, 2019, according to the Indian Oil website.
Candidates belonging to General, OBC, EWS and ex-servicemen categories are required to deposit Rs. 300 as application fee. While the SC and ST candidates will be exempted from payment of application fee.
Research work carried out during PhD will not be considered as work experience and all the qualifications should have only been obtained through full time regular course from a recognised University/Institute/Board.
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