Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement for the post of Senior Project Mechanic

Applications are invited for one position of ‘Senior Project Mechanic’ in the salary range Rs. 9000-900-18000 in the sponsored research project IFCIPAR/ME/2017003 titled “Development of Loop Heat Pipe for Avionics and Terrestrial applications”. This post is purely temporary for a period of one year. Appointment may be terminated at any time depending on the requirement of this project and performance of the candidate.

Educational Minimum Qualifications:

High school + ITI (Machinist) + 05 years of relevant experience


  • Hands on experience of fabrication, fitting, machining, and handling of vacuum equipment, furnaces, heat pipe fabrication, vibration platform their accessories and related experimental set- ups in any mechanical engineering research laboratory.


  • Exposure of high end research laboratory in Thermal Fluid Science.
  • Material procurement and of purchase in local market.
  • Design and fabrication of student research projects.

The post is purely temporary and can be extended on the basis of performance of the candidate as per institute rule. No TA/DA will be provided to the candidates called for the test/interview. Only short listed candidates will be called for test/interview.

Interested candidates may send their application in one consolidated pdf file with scanned copies of the original academic certificates including brief bio data of not more one page to the undersigned through e-mail on or before 01st March, 2018.

Prof. Sameer Khandekar
Project Investigator IFCIPAR/ME/2017003
PCTS laboratory SL-109
Indian Institute of Technilogy Kanpur
Kanpur 208 016