Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2020/141

Applications are invited for the post of 'Project Technician' at Smart Materials Structures and Systems laboratory (SMSS), Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur. The duration of the appointment will be initially for a period of one year which may be extended depending upon the performance. The appointment is purely temporary and on contractual basis.

Name of the Post: Project Technician (One)

Salary: (14400-1200-36000)

Minimum Qualification: 3 Years Engineering Diploma (Electronics/Electrical) + 04 years of relevant experience

Desirable Skillset:

  • Experience of PCB design and fabrication
  • Experience in integration, testing and calibration of sensors like IR photodiode, piezoelectric force sensor and ultrasonic rangefinders.
  • ESP communication modules
  • Circuit testing and debugging
  • Hands on with Motor controllers (DC, Stepper, Servo)
  • Experience working with Arduino and Raspberry PI

Interested candidates may send their application on plain paper including the details of complete professional academic record (attach copies of certificates) and work experience to the undersigned on or before 15th August, 2020. A Soft copy of the same may also be sent by e-mail ( Online interview will be conducted of shortlisted candidates. The applicant must also provide addresses (including E-mail Ids) of referees who can be contacted.


Dr. B. Bhattacharya
Project Coordinator
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur - 16

Note:- The selection will be based on Zoom / Skype online interview, shot listed candidates will be informed with an email about the date of interview.
Interested candidates may apply on email giving full details of qualification, experience with copies of relevant certifyicates by 15th August 2020.
It is mandatory to mention your mobile number in the application. Application (soft copy) must be sent at following email address.