District Disaster Management Authority Recruitment 2019-Field Officer

Applications are invited from the intending candidates for recruitment to the post of one No. of Field Officer (Disaster Management) for Revenue Circle on contract basis under District Disaster Management Authority, Lakhimpur with following terms & Conditions:

Name of Post: Field Officer (Disaster Management) for Revenue Circle.

Number of Post: 1(one)

Essential Qualification:

i) Bachelor’s degree in Science or with Statistics, Geography, Environmental Science or Geology as a subject, or diploma in Civil Engineering or Architecture from a recognized University/ Institution.

ii) Should not be below 21 years and above 43 years as on the 1st day of January 2019, relaxable in case of SC/ST candidates as per rules.

iii) Computer skills especially MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/ Internet usage/ emails etc. (preference will be given to candidates having done BCA or equivalent course on Computer Science).

How to Apply: The application must be submitted as per prescribed Application Form which may be downloaded from www.lakhimpur.nic.in along with self-attested photocopies of all documents and two copies of recent passport size photographs. The application should be addressed to –

The Deputy Commissioner & Chairman, District Disaster Management

Authority O/o the Deputy Commissioner, Lakhimpur, PIN-787001, Assam.

Last Date of submission of Application:

Applications will be received in the Disaster Management Branch, Deputy Commissioner Office, Lakhimpur on or before 15/07/2019 up to 3:00 pm. Application received after last date & time shall be liable to be summarily rejected.

Date of Interview: 22/07/2019. Only shortlisted candidates shall report in the 0/0 the Deputy Commissioner, Lakhimpur, North Lakhimpur from 10:00 am onwards with all original documents. The list of shortlisted candidates and any other update/ information etc. will be available only on the official website: www.lakhimpur.nic.in.

Duration of engagement: The contract will initially be for a period up to March 2020 and subject to annual renewal on the basis of performance appraisal. The appointment will be purely on contract basis and the party would not be entitled to any claim, right, interest or further benefits in terms of regulation or consideration of further appointment to the said post or any other post.

Remuneration: An amount of Rs. 20,000/- will be paid as fixed and consolidated monthly remuneration which includes: Pay- Rs. 15.000/-, Mobility allowance —Rs. 4,000/-, Telephone charges- Rs, 1,000/- .

Duties & Responsibilities :

The field officer (Disaster Management) stationed at the Rev. Circle Headquarter will have the following duties and responsibilities:

i) Assist the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) in preparation and updating of the village, Gaon Panchayat, and Circle level Disaster Management Plans.

ii) Assist the DDMA in organizing and conducting capacity building and awareness generation programs for Circle, Gaon Panchayat and Village level functionaries.

iii) Maintain the database including minutes, reports, etc. pertaining to Village Land Management and Conservation Committees.

iv) Assist DDMA in managing and running the communication systems put in place at the Circle level.

v) Assist Circle Officer in coordinating with other departments of Disaster Management issues at circle level and maintain records pertaining to circle level Land Management and Conservation Committees.

vi) Assist DDMA in the documentation of critical Circle level challenges and practices concerning Disaster Management.

vii) He/she will submit progress reports in the formats and as per the timelines decided by the Authority.

viii) Any other duties & responsibilities assigned to him/her by ASDMA from time to time.

Duty Station: He/She will be stationed in the Revenue Circle Office and will work under the direct control and supervision of the Circle Officer.

Selection Procedure:

Field Officer will be selected on the basis of the interview/ written test which will be for 100 marks with the following break-up:

i) Marks obtained in Graduation/Diploma Level exam: 50 marks

ii) Knowledge of DM-related issues: 20 marks

iii) Knowledge of Computer: 20 marks

iv) Attitude & personality traits: 10 marks

Download Application Form