CMFRI Recruitment 2023 – Young Professional I Kerala

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Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) is inviting applications for the position of Young Professional I.


Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) is inviting applications for the position of Young Professional I. This is a contractual position for a temporary research project. The selected candidates will work under the supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI) and contribute to the ongoing research activities.

Job Title: Young Professional I

Company: Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI)

Location: Kochi, Kerala, India

Job Type: Contractual (Temporary)

Job Category: Research/Scientific


1. Assist the PI and research team in conducting fieldwork, laboratory experiments, and data analysis.
2. Collect, compile, and analyze data related to marine fisheries research.
3. Participate in surveys, sample collection, and data recording during field expeditions.
4. Assist in the maintenance of research equipment, instruments, and laboratories.
5. Help in the preparation of research reports, presentations, and publications.
6. Any other duties assigned by the PI or project coordinator related to the research project.

Qualifications and Experience:

1. Education: Bachelor’s degree in Fisheries Science/Marine Biology/Zoology or any other related discipline.
2. Candidates with a Master’s degree in the relevant field will be preferred.
3. Basic knowledge of marine fisheries research techniques and data analysis methods.
4. Proficiency in computer applications, statistical analysis software, and data management.
5. Strong communication skills (both written and verbal) in English and the local language.
6. Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
7. Prior experience in marine fisheries research projects will be an added advantage.

Age Limit: The maximum age limit for candidates is 35 years as of the closing date of application.

Remuneration: The selected candidates will receive a consolidated monthly remuneration of INR 25,000/- (Twenty-five thousand Indian Rupees).

Application Process:

1. Interested candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria may send their application in the prescribed format (available on the official website of CMFRI) along with a detailed resume via email to the mentioned email address.
2. The subject line of the email should mention “Application for the post of Young Professional I – [Name of the Post] – [Project Title].”
3. Along with the application, attach scanned copies of educational qualifications, age proof, experience certificate (if any), and other relevant documents.
4. Shortlisted candidates will be informed via email or phone for further selection processes.
5. No TA/DA will be paid to candidates for attending the interview.

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