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Job in Guwahati Municipal Corporation for Specialist staff @ Rs.40,000/month salary

GMC Guwahati has advertised for recruitment of specialist staff with attractive salary and has invited online application. Read more details in this article.

Guwahati Municipal Corporation has announced recruitment of few contractual post of specialist in different disciplines and has invited applications from eligible candidates. It will be conducting an interview for shortlisted candidates after evaluating the eligibility of applicants and candidates selected on the interview will be asked to serve with the City Level Technical Cell (CLTC) of Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY) under the corporation. This yojana is a project proposed by the Govt. of India to make selected cities of the country like Guwahati a slum free place. As part of this project requirements, candidates will be recruited on contractual basis for 6 different posts as detailed below.

Name of the project Salary (in Rs.)
Specialist MIS 40,000.00
Town Planning
Social Development
Project Engineering
Capacity Building / Training Coordinator

Guwahati Municipal Corporation has prescribed certain eligibility requirements for the above posts and these criteria can be seen below:-

MIS Specialist

The candidates must hold the educational qualifications of either BE/B.Tech in Computer Science or Electronics or otherwise possess Master of Computer Applications or M.Sc in Computer Science. Besides these qualification, candidates must be proficient in Assamese and English language and also be capable of guiding staff regarding systems and other IT related tasks. Further, three years experience is seeked for the above post along with knowledge of software development, database management, MIS etc.

GIS Specialist

The criteria for this post is to be a Post Graduate having Master degree in the disciplines of Engineering, Computer Science, Planning, Geography or other relevant disciplines. The candidate must also be able to work within a team and provide training to the staff and perform with proficiency to demonstrate creative application of GIS in urban context. Knowledge of urban planning and housing is also required along with 3 years work experience to be eligible.

Town Planning Specialist

For this category, candidates must possess a Master degree or Graduation in Architecture with specialization in Urban Planning. In addition, a minimum of 3 years of work experience in urban planning is necessary along with experience of working under urban infrastructure projects. Along with this, candidates having experience in reform oriented projects will be preferred.

Social Development Specialist

Candidates holding degrees of Master in Social Sciences or MSW with atleast 3 years experience in working for social and community development may apply for this job. Applicants should have experience of working in urban development areas and must be able to implement social sector reforms. Besides, they must be capable of training and capacity building in social development and community participation process. He/she must be fluent in Assamese & English.

Project Engineering Specialist

This post is meant for candidates who have done PG in Public Health Engineering along with possessing a minimum working experience of 3 years in procurement, design and supervision of infrastructure works. They must be able to assist the ULBs in setting up standards and procedures so as to ensure the quality and monitoring compliance. Ex. Municipal engineer will be preferred.

Capacity building/Training Coordinator

The essential criteria for this job category includes a degree in Architecture or otherwise a Masters degree in urban planning and management. 3 years relevant experience in urban sector, implementing government reforms and designing capacity building activities in municipal environment is necessarily.

So, eligible candidates may apply online by sending their CV by email to rayghy123[at] on or before 19th November 2012. They may download the prescribed format from the official website of Guwahati Municipal Corporation or from the links given below.