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Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Nagpur

Opportunity for govt mining jobs for freshers at CSIR CIMFR Nagpur. Find details of notification, qualification, salary, place of posting and secure your position by applying before 23-08-2021

The Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Nagpur is looking for candidates to fill up 75 temporary vacancies under various projects, including in-house and third-party projects.

The positions include Project Assistant, Project Associate-I and Project Associate-II. The candidates for most of the positions must be diploma holders or engineering graduates.

Suitable candidates will be selected through personal interviews scheduled for September 2021 at the institute’s Regional office in Nagpur.

Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Nagpur is a regional office of CIMFR headquartered in Dhanbad. And the institute itself is a unit of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi.

CIMFR is engaged in research projects in the areas of coal mining and providing inputs for the entire coal-energy chain from mining to utilization.

It is a prominent research centre, aimed at developing mineral-based industries to attain sustainable targeted production growth to help achieve energy security.

If eligible and interested, you may apply by post before 23-08-2021. We have highlighted the important points of the notification in the following paragraphs to help you to apply for a suitable post in line with the notification for Govt Mining Jobs in CIMFR.

govt mining jobs for freshers

Recruitment of Coal Project Staff

75 Vacancies

Govt Mining Jobs Notification

Name of the OrganizationCSIR-Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research, Nagpur
Name of the PostProject Assistants, Project Associate-I & Project Associate-II
QualificationDiploma Engineering/ Graduate Engineer
Age limit35 to 50 years
No. Vacancies75
SalaryRs.20,000/-, Rs.25,000/-Rs.31,000/-
Selection ProcessPersonal interview
Commencement of Registration16-7-2021
Last Date of Online Application13-08-2021

Vacancy Details for govt mining jobs

Name of the PostNo. of Vacancies
Project Assistant39
Project Associate-I34
Project Associate-II02

Eligibility Details

Age Limit

(As of 23-08-2021)

  • Upper Age: 50 years for Project Assistant
  • Upper Age: 35 years for Project Associates
  • Upper Age Relaxation available to reserved categories (See notification for full list) as per Govt. directives

Essential qualification

I. Project Assistant

Project No.Qualification
with minimum 60% marks
Bachelor of Science with/or Honours in Geology/
SSP-8482,MLP-120, MLP-122Bachelor of Science with/or Honours in Chemistry
SSP-8483Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
SSP-8480,SSP-8484 & SSP/ N/506Diploma in Mining EngineeringDesirable: Experience in Rock Mechanics and Rock Eng. excavation practices
SSP-8484Diploma in Computer Science / IT
MLP-121Diploma in Electronics Engineering.

2. Project Associat-I

Project NoQualification
with minimum 65% marks
SSP/N/462/20-21B.E/B.Tech in Mining Engineering
& SSP-8480,SSP-8484
B.E/B.Tech in Mining EngineeringExperience in handling mining equipment/seismographs, etc.
Post Graduate Master Degree. in Geology/ Applied Geology
SSP-8482 &
Post Graduate Master Degree in Chemistry/Applied Chemistry
SSP-8483B.E/B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering
SSP-8480, SSP-8483
& GAP-7041/20-21
B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science /IT
SSP-8484B.E/B.Tech in Electrical Engineering

3. Project Associat-II

Project NoQualification
with minimum 65% marks
SSP/N/490/20-21B.E/B.Tech in Mining Engineering02 years in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and Services
Desirable: : Knowledge of Computer and MS Office, Blasting Software
SSP-8484B.E/B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering/ Information Technology02 years in R&D in Industrial and Academic Institutions or S&T Organisations and Scientific activities and Services

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Selection Process of CIMFR for Govt mining jobs

The screening committee will shortlist the candidates on the basis of qualifications and experience mentioned application form. The committee will give priority to candidates with excellent academic qualifications, higher marks, additional qualifications, etc. So, candidates with bare minimum qualifications may be omitted in the screening process.

The shortlisted candidates will be called for a personal interview, tentatively in September 2021. The candidates are required to carry with them all the original documents in support of the qualification and experience mentioned in the application.

The final selection will be based on the candidate’s performance in the interview.


Name of the PostMonthly Stipend
Project AssistantRs. 20,000/-
Project Associate-IRs. 25,000/-
(Rs.31,000/-for GATE/NET)
Project Associate-IIRs. 28,000/-
(Rs.35,000/-for GATE/NET)

How to Apply for CSIR CIMFR Recruitment 2021

Go through the notification and make sure that you fulfil the eligibility. You can apply only by post on the prescribed application form as per the notification. You must have a valid email ID and mobile number for the post-application communication

  • Download the notification
  • Use the attached prescribed application form
  • Fill up the form and send the same along with the following doucments in support of the qualifications mentioned in the application form
    • Certificates of educational qualifications, mark sheets
    • Relevant experience certificates
    • Proof of Date of Birth
    • Community, cast certificates in respect of SC/ST candidates
    • Income certificate for EWS candidates
    • Disability certificate for PwD candidates
    • Any one of a valid document for Identification like Aadhar Card, Voter ID Card, etc.
    • Any other documents/certificates/testimonials for any additional qualification
  • You have to produce the originals of all these documents for verification at a later stage
  • You must send the application along with self-attested copies of all your credentials to the following address, by Speed Post.
The Scientist In-charge,

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