TNBRD Recruitment 2020 for Programme Assistant/SMS | Last Date: 14 December 2020

TNBRD Recruitment 2020 – Tamil Nadu Board of Rural Development (TNBRD) has announced an online notification for recruitment to the post of Senior Scientist & Head , Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy), Programme Assistant (Computer), Subject Matter Specialist (Agro Meteorology), Agromet Observer. There are 8 vacancies are to be filled for this posts. Interested candidates can apply for this job on or before 14 December 2020. The detailed eligibility and selection process are given below.

About TNBRD: Tamil Nadu Board of Rural Development (TNBRD),India is a Non Governmental Organization which is registered under Societies Registration Act 1860 in the Year 1978. The vision of the Pioneer, the late Shri. L.Vedapuri was to transform lives of the the rural people by developing and adopting integrated approach in the key areas such as Agriculture, Education, Health and Rural Development.

TNBRD RecruitmentTNBRD Recruitment 2020:

Job Role Senior Scientist & Head , Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy), Programme Assistant (Computer), Subject Matter Specialist (Agro Meteorology), Agromet Observer
Qualification Ph.D/Post Graduate/M.Sc/B.Sc/12th
Total Vacancies 8
Experience Freshers/Experienced
Salary Rs.5,200 – 67,000/month
Job Location Across Tamil Nadu
Last Date 14 December 2020

TNBRD Recruitment Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Senior Scientist & Head:

  • Doctoral degree in relevant subject including relevant basic sciences with 8 years experience in the relevant subject as Scientist / Lecturer / Extension Specialist or in an equivalent position.

Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy):



  • Master’s degree in Agronomy or Equivalent qualifications from a recognized University.

Programme Assistant (Computer):

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Application or equivalent qualifications from a recognized University.

Subject Matter Specialist (Agro Meteorology):

  • Post Graduation degree in Agrometeorology/ Meteorology/ Agronomy or/ Agriculture Physics, but preference will be given to candidates with Agrometeorology.

Agromet Observer:

  • 12th in Science stream along with the basic knowledge of computer operations.

Age Limit :

  • Senior Scientist & Head – 47 years
  • Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy) – 35 years
  • Programme Assistant (Computer) – 30 years
  • Subject Matter Specialist (Agro Meteorology) – 35 years
  • Agromet Observer – 27 years

Relaxations in upper age limit:

  • 3 years for Other Backward Classes (OBCs)
  • 5 years for SC/STs.
  • 10 years for PWD candidates
  • Others as per govt rules
TNBRD – Post wise vacancies: 8 Posts
  • Senior Scientist & Head – 1 Post
  • Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy) – 2 Posts
  • Programme Assistant (Computer) – 1 Post
  • Subject Matter Specialist (Agro Meteorology) – 2 Posts
  • Agromet Observer – 2 Posts

Salary details:

  • Senior Scientist & Head – Rs.37,400-67,000/month
  • Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy) – Rs.15,600-39,100/month
  • Programme Assistant (Computer) – Rs.9,300-34,800/month
  • Subject Matter Specialist (Agro Meteorology) – Rs.15,600-39,100/month
  • Agromet Observer – Rs. 5,200-20,200/month

TNBRD Recruitment Selection Process:

The selection process will be based on Written Examination/Interview.

Application Fee:

  • For Senior Scientist & Head , Subject Matter Specialist (Agronomy), Subject Matter Specialist (Agro-Meteorology) – Rs.500/-
  • For Programme Assistant, Agromet Observer – Rs.300/-

Note: SC/ST/Persons with Disabilities are exempted.

Mode of Payment: Bank Draft – drawn in favour of “TAMIL NADU BOARD OF RURAL DEVELOPMENT, CHENNAI” payable at Chennai.

How to apply for TNBRD Recruitment 2018?

All interested and eligible candidates can send application form in prescribed format along with required documents to the following postal address on or before 14 December 2020.



For More details & Application Form: Click here (KVK) , Click here(GKMS)

Postal Address:

THE PRESIDENT,
TAMIL NADU BOARD OF RURAL DEVELOPMENT,
Post Box No. 8811, T. Nagar,
Chennai – 600 017, Tamil Nadu.