Position: Research assistant (Level-1) - Water and Soil Lab at ATREE

The Water and Soil Lab at ATREE is looking for a bright and motivated candidate for the post of the Research Assistant (level -1). The ideal candidate should posses

  • First class MSc in Environmental science or MSc. in Chemistry
  • At least one-year internship/ training/experience in the relevant field. Preference will be given to a candidate who has experience working on the issues related to water quality
  • Have skill and experience in carrying out water quality test in the lab and the field. Experience in handling and maintenance of sophisticated instruments such as Atomic absorption spectrometer and UV-vis spectrometer
  • Team spirit and is willing to work in the field sites based in and out of the Bangalore city
  • Competence in English communication, both oral and written.

Duration of appointment: The candidate will initially be hired for the probation period of 3 months. The contract will be extended for two years (to be confirmed after the first three months)

Salary: Cost to the company- 26000 INR per month. The position will be based primarily in the Bangalore office with some field travel.

Interested people are requested to contact Usha (usha.h@atree.org) with immediate effect. Please furnish a current CV, project report or thesis chapter, and contact information of two referees.

We will continue interviewing candidates until the position is filled.