CPCB Recruitment 2023 for Consultant/Scientist | 173 Posts | Last Date : 12 April 2023

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CPCB Recruitment 2023 notification announced for the posts of Consultant & Scientist / Assistant / MTS / Others in various disciplines. There are 173 vacancies available for the above-mentioned posts. Candidates with the qualification of B.E/B.Tech/M.Sc & B.E/B.Tech/B.L/B.Com/M.Sc/Diploma/12th/10th pass is eligible to apply for the job. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below.

CPCB Recruitment

The Central Pollution Control Board of India is a statutory organization under the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change. It was established in 1974 under the Water Act, 1974. The CPCB is also entrusted with the powers and functions under the Air Act, of 1981. The board conducts environmental assessments and research. It is responsible for maintaining national standards under a variety of environmental laws, in consultation with zonal offices, tribal, and local governments. It has responsibilities to conduct monitoring of water and air quality and maintains monitoring data.

CPCB Recruitment 2023:

CPCB Recruitment 2023 for Consultants:

Job Role Consultants
Qualification B.E/B.Tech/M.Sc
Experience Experienced
Total Posts 10 Posts
Salary Rs 60,000 – 80,000/-
Job Location Delhi/Haryana/UP/MP/West Bengal/Punjab/Nagaland
Last Date 12 April 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Consultant ‘A’:

  • Master’s degree in Environment Science or Bachelor’s degree in Environment Engineering/Technology as the minimum qualification with good knowledge of M.S. Office.
  • Experience in the field of air quality management/control of air pollution for a period of more than 3 and up to 5 years. OR
  • The Retired Government Employees with (i) Grade pay of Rs.4600 / Level-7 and above and knowledge of M.S. Office.
  • Experience in the relevant field for a period of more than 3 and up to 5 years.

Consultant ‘B’:

  • Master’s degree in Environment Science or Bachelor’s degree in Environment Engineering/Technology as the minimum qualification with good knowledge of M.S. Office.
  • Experience in the field of air quality management/control of air pollution for a period of more than 5 and up to 10 years. OR
  • The Retired Government Employees with (i) Grade pay of Rs.6600 / Level-11 and above and knowledge of M.S. Office.
  • Experience in the relevant field for a period of more than 5 and up to 10 years.

Age Limit: 65 years

Salary:

  • Consultant ‘A’: Rs 60,000/-
  • Consultant ‘B’: Rs 80,000/-

No.of.Vacancies: 10 Posts

Consultant ‘A’: 07 Posts

  • Delhi: 02 Posts
  • Punjab: 01 Post
  • Uttar Pradesh: 01 Post
  • Madhya Pradesh: 01 Post
  • Nagaland: 01 Post
  • West Bengal: 01 Post

Consultant ‘B’: 03 Posts

  • Haryana: 01 Post
  • Delhi: 02 Posts

Selection Process:

The selection process includes Interview.

How to apply for CPCB Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on their official website latest by 12 April 2023 up to 11.59 pm.

For more details: Click here

To Apply: Click here

Note: Appointments are purely on a contractual basis initially for a period of one year from the date of joining and may be extended further depending upon the requirement and performance of the candidates.


CPCB Recruitment 2023 for Scientist / Assistant / MTS / Others:

Job Role Scientist / Assistant / MTS / Others
Qualification B.E/B.Tech/B.L/B.Com/M.Sc/Diploma/12th/10th pass
Total Vacancies 163 Posts
Experience Freshers/Experienced
Salary Rs 18,000 – 1,77,500/-
Job Location Across India
Last Date 31 March 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Scientist ‘B’:

  • Essential: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Technology from a recognized University or Institution in Civil/Chemical/Environmental Engineering / Computer Science/Information Technology.
  • Preferential: Master’s Degree in Engineering / Technology. Or
  • Essential: Master’s Degree in Chemistry (All Branches) / Environmental Sciences from a recognized University or Institution.
  • Preferential: NET Qualified / Ph.D.

Assistant Law Officer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law from a recognized University or Institution; and
  • Should have five years of experience as an Officer of the State Judicial Service; or
  • Should have five years of experience in the Legal Department of a State; or
  • Should be a Central Government servant, who has five years of experience in legal affairs; or
  • Should be a qualified legal practitioner, who has practiced as such for five years.

Assistant Accounts Officer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from a recognized University or Institute with five years’ experience in a supervisory level or a Subordinate Audit / Account Services Examination accountant with five years of experience in accounts, audit, and related financial works in an organization or institution of repute.
  • Desirable: Associated Member of Chartered Accounts of India or Institution of Costs and Works Accounts.

Senior Scientific Assistant:

  • Possessing a Master’s degree in science from a recognised University or Institution with two years’ experience in a relevant field.
  • Preferably in pollution control and related subjects in any organisation or institution of repute.

Technical Supervisor: Degree in Instrumentation Engineering with three years of experience in the relevant field.

Assistant:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University or Institution.
  • Shall pass the skill test on the computer in English Typing @ 35 words per minute(10500 KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word)/Hindi Typing @ 30 words per minute (9000KDPH on an average of 5 key depressions for each word).
  • The time allowed is ten minutes.

Accounts Assistant:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from a recognized University or Institution.
  • With three years of experience in accounts, audit, cash handling, or any other related work in an organization or institution of repute.

Junior Technician:

  • Diploma in Electronics from a recognized Institute.
  • One year of relevant experience in servicing laboratory machines in an organization or institution of repute.

Senior Laboratory Assistant:

  • Twelfth standard passed in Science from a recognized Board or Institution with three years of experience in the relevant field.
  • Desirable: Degree in science from a recognized University or Institution.

Upper Division Clerk:

  • Degree of recognized university or equivalent.
  • A typing speed of 35 wpm in English or 30 wpm in Hindi only on the computer.
  • Time allowed 10 minutes.

Data Entry Operator Grade II:

  • 12th standard passed from a recognized Board or Institution.
  • A speed test of not less than 8000 key depressions per hour for data entry work is to be ascertained through a speed test on a computer.

Junior Laboratory Assistant:

  • 12th standard passed in a science subject from a recognized Board.
  • Desirable: Degree in Science from a recognized University or Institution.

Lower Division Clerk:

  • 12th standard passed or equivalent qualification from a recognized Board.
  • A typing speed of 35 w.p.m. in English or 30 w.p.m. in Hindi on a computer.
  • Time allowed ten minutes.
  • Note : 35 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. correspond to 10500 KDPH or 9000 KDPH on an average of five key depressions for each word.

Field Attendant:

  • 10th standard passed from a recognized Board.
  • Desirable: 12th standard passed with Science from a recognized Board.
  • Robust health and ability to swim.

Multi-Tasking Staff:

  • 10th standard passed from a recognized Board or Institution. OR
  • Certificate from Industrial Training Institute in trade – Electrician, Plumber, Fire & Safet, Pump Operator.

Age Limit ( As on 31 March 2023 ):

  • Scientist ‘B’: 35 years
  • Assistant Law Officer: 30 years
  • Assistant Accounts Officer: 30 years
  • Senior Scientific Assistant: 30 years
  • Technical Supervisor: 30 years
  • Assistant: 30 years
  • Accounts Assistant: 30 years
  • Junior Technician: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Senior Laboratory Assistant: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Upper Division Clerk: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Data Entry Operator Grade II: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Junior Laboratory Assistant: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Lower Division Clerk: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Field Attendant: Between 18 – 27 years
  • Multi-Tasking Staff: Between 18 – 27 years

Age Relaxation :

  • SC / ST: 5 years
  • OBC: 3 years
  • PwBD:  10 – 15 years
  • Ex-servicemen: 05 – 08 years
  • Defence Personnel disabled: 03 – 08 years
  • Widows / Divorced Women / Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (UR/EWS): 35 – 40 years
  • Departmental Candidates: 05 – 10 years, up to 40 – 45 years of age.

Salary :

  • Scientist ‘B’:  Rs. 56,100-1,77,500/-
  • Assistant Law Officer: Rs. 44,900-1,42,400/-
  • Assistant Accounts Officer: Rs. 44,900-1,42,400/-
  • Senior Scientific Assistant: Rs.35,400-1,12,400/-
  • Technical Supervisor: Rs.35,400-1,12,400/-
  • Assistant: Rs.35,400-1,12,400/-
  • Accounts Assistant: Rs.35,400-1,12,400/-
  • Junior Technician: Rs.25,500-81,100/-
  • Senior Laboratory Assistant: Rs.25,500-81,100/-
  • Upper Division Clerk: Rs.25,500-81,100/-
  • Data Entry Operator Grade II: Rs.25,500-81,100/-
  • Junior Laboratory Assistant: Rs.19,900-63,200/-
  • Lower Division Clerk: Rs 19,900-63,200/-
  • Field Attendant: Rs.18,000-56,900/-
  • Multi-Tasking Staff: Rs.18,000-56,900/-

No.of.Vacancies: 163 Posts



  • Scientist ‘B’: 62 Posts
  • Assistant Law Officer: 06 Posts
  • Assistant Accounts Officer: 01 Post
  • Senior Scientific Assistant: 16 Posts
  • Technical Supervisor: 01 Post
  • Assistant: 03 Posts
  • Accounts Assistant: 02 Posts
  • Junior Technician: 03 Posts
  • Senior Laboratory Assistant: 15 Posts
  • Upper Division Clerk: 16 Posts
  • Data Entry Operator Grade II: 03 Posts
  • Junior Laboratory Assistant: 15 Posts
  • Lower Division Clerk: 05 Posts
  • Field Attendant: 08 Posts
  • Multi-Tasking Staff: 07 Posts

Selection Process of CPCB Recruitment 2023:

The selection process includes a Written Test/Skill Test / Trade Test/ Interview.

Application Fees :



  • Two hours exam: Rs. 750 exam fee+ Rs. 250 for test session = Rs.1000
  • One-hour exam: Rs. 350 exam fee + Rs. 150 for test session = Rs. 500
  • The SC/ ST/ PwD/ Ex-Servicemen (Ex-Serviceman one-hour test) and women are exempted from paying the examination fees.

How to apply for CPCB Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job through online mode on their official website latest by 31 March 2023 till 11.59 pm.

For more details: Click here

To Apply: Click here

CPCB Recruitment 2023 FAQ:

Q1.What all are the vacancies available at CPCB Recruitment?

Ans. At present CPCB having vacancies for Consultant & Scientist / Assistant / MTS / Others

Q2.Who can apply CPCB Vacancies?

Ans. Candidates who completed B.E/B.Tech/M.Sc & B.E/B.Tech/B.L/B.Com/M.Sc/Diploma/12th/10th pass are eligible to apply

Q3.How to apply for CPCB Recruitment?

Ans. All eligible candidates can apply online at CPCB (www.cpcb.nic.in) on or before 12 April 2023.


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