Sub: Engagement of Consultant in National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) on contract basis.
National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has been constituted by Government of India under the Disaster Management Act’ 2005 to coordinate its efforts towards Disaster Management, The DM Act, 2005 enjoins on NDMA the responsibility to lay down policies and guidelines for disaster management and to enable timely and effective response to Disasters. This involves prevention, mitigation, capacity building, preparedness and response natural and manmade disasters.
- In order to assist NDMA in discharging its responsibility, NDMA invites applications from persons with qualification and expertise in the country to act as Consultant to the NDMA on contract basis in the following fields:
Qualification and Number Of Consultants:
The total number of Consultants to be engaged in various Divisions/Member Office of the National Disaster Management Authority shall not exceed 23. The Consultants shall be of 3 categories:-
(i) Junior Consultants
(a) This would consist of professionals having Masters Degree in relevant field/subject or technical qualifications like B. Tech, MBBS, LLB, BBA or equivalent in relevant field/subject as specified in the ToR for the specialisation/ field. Persons with M.Phil or additional qualifications, research experience, published papers and post qualification experience in the relevant field would be preferred.
(a) This would consist of professionals having Masters Degree in relevant field/subject or technical qualifications like MBA, M.Tech., MBBS or equivalent in relevant field/subject as specified in the ToR for the specialisation/ field and minimum post qualification experience of 05 years in the requisite field. Persons with Ph.D Degree in the relevant field are required to have minimum experience of 3 years.
The detailed terms and conditions (ToRs) along with eligibility criteria in accordance with the “Revised Procedure & Guidelines for Engagement of Consultants in the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) on contract basis” as notified vide F.No.7-12/2009-Adm. dated 16th June, 2014 may be seen on NDMA website at http://ndma.gov.in .