National Aerosol Facility

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2024/115

Vacancy for Two Project Engineers

Essential Qualification: B.E./B.Tech + 3yrs relevant exp.

Areas of Educational Qualification: Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Electronics Engineering or a closely related field.

Ideal candidate: Should be ready to perform extensive field work. Candidate should be sincere & honest especially, in financial matters. Should be ready to undertake any work assigned by Principal Investigator.

Salary: INR 26400-2200-66000 per month (Salary shall be commensurate with experience and skills)

Nature of position: Temporary / Contractual

Duration of appointment: 1 Year or till end of project (whichever earlier), renewed annually based on performance

Nature of Work: Deployment of IoT based air quality monitors with solar panels at designated locations across IGP region. Ensure calibration and maintain air quality monitor uptime. Maintenance & troubleshooting of air quality monitors at field sites. Maintenance of IIT Kanpur colocation-calibration facility. This position requires extensive travel (80% of time). Should manage any technical issues of the air quality monitors w.r.t data download, and data access, and coordinate with people on the ground for all maintenance issues and should coordinate with Start-Ups on managing maintenance as needed.

How to apply: Interested candidates may apply via email (to giving full details qualifications and experience with copies of relevant certificates by May 15, 2024. *Extended till May 31, 2024.

Please mention the post applied for and advertisement no. in the subject line of email.

Other benefits:

He/she will get the opportunity to work in a conductive environment and can avail the hostel/family accommodation facility (according to availability) at IIT Kanpur.

As regards the medical facilities, only the OPD facility for self shall be available at the Health Centre of IIT Kanpur without any reimbursement of cost of medicines. Any outside referral shall not be reimbursed. For the purpose, a medical booklet shall be provided to you on request.


The department reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. The selection will be based on offline and/or online interview. Only short listed candidates will be informed via email about the date of interview.

National Aerosol Facility,
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.