Temporary field assistant position (3 months only) for field work in air pollution sampling

IISER-Mohali (Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences) desires to hire a temporary field assistant position (3 months only) for field work in air pollution sampling. Last date for applications is 25.08.2022 by 5 pm.


No. of Positions: 1


Name of Position: Field assistant

Essential Qualification: Graduate in Chemistry with prior experience in air pollution sampling and analyses

Experience in handling of complex mass spectrometric equipment/ analytical instrumentation and/ or prior knowledge about volatile organic compounds in the atmosphere and aerosol chemistry would be of advantage as it is only a 3 month position to complete field experiments.

The project will involve intensive field work in New Delhi and NCR region and Punjab. The candidates should be willing to undertake field work including source sampling near point sources. The work is physically demanding and candidate must be physically fit. Thus, it is critical that the candidate is highly motivated and passionate about field-based research.

Emoluments: Rs 18000 per month fixed

 Duration: 3 months only with no possibility of extension

How to Apply: Candidates are requested to send their detailed CV justifying the skill set and containing proof of qualifications by 25th August, 2022 via e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject of email mentioning “Application for field assistant position”. Applications submitted without following these instructions can be rejected without further consideration.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview.