Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Advertisement for Project Vacancy (Project Technician)

Applications are invited for one post of Project Technician in a project (sponsored by Lohia Corp.) entitled, “Investigation Of The Microstructure, Phase And Degradation Of Polymeric Materials - Phase II in the Department of Materials Sciences & Engineering, IIT Kanpur.

Minimum Qualification: B.Sc. + 4 years relevant experience OR 3 years Engg. Diploma + 4 Years relevant experience OR High School + ITI + 9 years relevant experience

Ref. No: LOHIA /MET /2017480/PT

Work Experience:
The applicant should have a strong background and knowledge on how to prepare samples (sectioning, mounting, polishing), operate furnaces, and be acquainted with gold-coating. Person should have practical experience in the mentioned domain. Working knowledge of computer-based office applications (MS Office, etc.) is preferred.

Salary Range: Rs. 12000 - 1200 - 24000.

The post is purely temporary, and is for a duration of ten months only. Interested candidates must apply so the application is received by 5 pm of Apr. 05, 2018. Please submit cover-letter clearly mentioning the post you are applying for. Also attach full details of qualifications and experience along with the experience relevant to the current position. Please enclose required certificates along with.

Only short-listed applicants will be called for an interview (mostly on the post-lunch of Apr. 10, 2018). Applicants who do not meet the minimum qualification and work experience will not be called for the interview. Also, possessing minimum qualification does not grant one the call for interview.

Note: No TA will be provided to candidates called for interview.

Application Deadline and Postal Address:

Hard copy of the application (with required certificates) stating the reference number must reach by 5 pm on Apr. 05, 2018 to the following address:


Dr. Kantesh Balani
Faculty Building, Room 412
Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
Kanpur- 208016, U.P., India