VACANCIES

 

VACANCIES

MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE

HECTOR KOBBEKADUWA

AGRARIAN RESEARCH & TRAINING INSTITUTE

Applications are called for the following posts from suitably qualified candidates who are citizens of Sri Lanka in permanent posts.

  1. Information & Publication Officer (English) 01 Post

Educational Qualifications & Experience :  

          External           :

           A Bachelor’s degree in the field of Social Sciences with English as a subject  from a university recognized by the UGC WITH minimum of 01 year post qualifying experience in a Government Department/ Corporation/ Board or in a reputed Mercantile Establishment.

            AND

 A credit pass in English at the G.C.E. (O/L) Examination 

 

Internal           :

           Employees who have completed a minimum of five (05) years satisfactory service in the relevant field in a post in Grade I of the “Management Assistant” Category.              

         Age              :       

                       Should be not less than 22 years and not more than 45 years. The upper age limit will not apply to the internal candidates.

                   Salary Code    :     

                         JM 1-2:[Rs. 43,355 – 10x755 – 7x350 – 18x1,135 –71,335/-]

                       (This payment in the above salary scale will be implemented in stages upto 01.01.2020, as per the schedule II of Management

                       Services Circular No. 2/2016(1).

 

Other Benefits          

All posts are permanent with entitlement to Employees` Provident Fund and Employees` Trust Fund. 

In addition to the salary, the government approved Cost of Living and special allowances will be paid. A medical scheme is also available for the institute staff.

How to Apply

Duly completed applications together with the certified copies of the proofs of relevant educational qualifications, experience along with the names and contact details of two non-related referees should be sent by registered post to reach the Director, Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute, 114, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07, on or before 19th November 2017. The post applied for should be clearly written on the top left-hand corner of the envelope.  Application forms can be obtained during office hours from the Registrar Office or can be downloaded from the website.  Full details are available at   www.harti.gov.lk

Applicants in government corporations/ statutory bodies/ public sector institutions should forward their applications through their respective heads of institutions. 

 

  1. Research Fellow - 02 Post

Educational Qualifications & Experience :  

          External:

           A Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Economics, Econometrics, Statistics, Agriculture, Nutrition, Public Policy, Gender Studies, Communication or in a relevant field from a university recognized by the U.G.C. and a postgraduate degree qualification (Masters’) with minimum of 18 years research experience out of which 05 years in a post of Senior Research level in a Corporation, Board or a reputed Mercantile Establishment at Senior Research Officer Level.  

Internal:

           A Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Economics, Econometrics, Statistics, Agriculture, Nutrition, Public Policy, Gender Studies, Communication or in a relevant field from a university recognized by the U.G.C. and a postgraduate degree qualification (Masters’) with minimum of 18 years research experience out of which 05 years in a post of Senior Research level in a Corporation, Board or a reputed Mercantile Establishment at Senior Research Officer Level.               

         Age   :       Age should be not less than 35 years and not more than 55 years. The upper age limit will not apply to the internal candidates.

                    Salary Code    :     [ HM 1-2 Rs. 80,295 – 15X2,270 – 114,345/-]

(This payment in the above salary scale will be implemented in stages upto 01.01.2020, as per the schedule II of Management Services Circular No. 2/2016(1).

 

  1. Transport Assistant       -        01

Educational Qualifications & Experience :  

       (a)  Having passed the G.C.E. (O/L) examination in six subjects in one sitting with credit passes for four subjects including

  1. Sinhala/Tamil
  2. English Language
  3. Maths

                                                                                    AND

 

       (b) Having achieved the performance level required to follow a tertiary education course by passing the required number of subjects other than the ‘General Paper’ at the G.C.E.(A/L) Examination . 

 

           Vocational       :                

           Two (02) years Diploma or Certificate Course in Motor Mechanism/ Transportation  of equivalent.

                                                            AND

     One (01) year post qualifying experience in a reputed public or private sector in the  relevant field.

               

           Age   :       Age should be not less than 18 years and not more than 45 years. The upper age limit will not apply to the internal candidates.

                    Salary Code    :     [ MA 2-2 Rs. 30,310 – 10x300 – 7x350 – 4x600 – 20x710 – 52,360/-]]

(This payment in the above salary scale will be implemented in stages upto 01.01.2020, as per the schedule II of Management Services Circular No. 2/2016(1).

 

  1. House Keeper      -        01

Educational Qualifications & Experience :  

       (a)  Having passed the G.C.E. (O/L) examination in six subjects in one sitting with credit passes for four subjects including

 

  1. Sinhala/Tamil
  2. English Language
  3. Maths

                                                                                     AND

        (b) Having achieved the performance level required to follow a tertiary education course by passing the required number of subjects other than the ‘General Paper’ at the G.C.E.(A/L) Examination . 

  Vocational       :                

         Hotel Management or Home Economic Course of not less than one year from a recognized institution.

                                                                                 AND

         One year experience in the relevant field. A knowledge of the other foreign languages will be an added qualification.

.               

           Age   :       Age should be not less than 18 years and not more than 45 years. The upper age limit will not apply to the internal candidates.

                    Salary Code    :     [ MA 2-2 Rs. 30,310 – 10x300 – 7x350 – 4x600 – 20x710 – 52,360/-]]

(This payment in the above salary scale will be implemented in stages upto 01.01.2020, as per the schedule II of Management Services Circular No. 2/2016(1).

Other Benefits

All posts are permanent with entitlement to Employees’ Provident Fund and Employees’ Trust Fund.

In addition to the salary, the government approved Cost of Living and special allowances will be paid. A medical scheme is also available for the institute staff.

How to apply

Duly completed applications together with the certified copies of the proofs of relevant educational qualifications, experience along with the names and contact details of two non-related referees should be sent by registered post to reach the Director, Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute, 114, Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 07, on or before 10.11.2017. The post applied for should be clearly written on the top left-hand corner of the envelope. Application forms can be obtained during office hours from the Administration Unit or can be downloaded from the website. Full details are available at www.harti.gov.lk

Applicants in government corporations/ statutory bodies/ public sector institutions should forward their applications through their respective heads of institutions.

Director/ Chief Executieve Officer

Hector Kobbekaduwa Agrarian Research and Training Institute

114, Wijerama Mawatha

Colombo


 
     

 

 

 

 

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