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Date: 16.05.2017

Manjari(Bk.), Tal.: Haveli,
Dist.: Pune – 412 307

Department of Alcohol Technology


Application are invited for the post of Joint Technical Adviser [01 post] at Department of Alcohol Technology on or before 31st May 2017. Application should be submitted through post or by hand Only to Personnel Manager alongwith photo copies of original certificates. No email applications will be considered.

Name of the Post: JOINT TECHNICAL ADVISOR - [01 post]
Department/ Section:
Department of Alcohol Technology
Compen- sation (per month)
Pay Band Rs.15,600-39,100 + Grade Pay Rs.7,600.
Deserving candidates can be considered for higher compensation

Minimum starting salary is Rs.56,144/- per month i.e. approximate Rs.6,73,500-6,74,000 per annum

Job Profile:
To perform the essential functions of this position successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies in Academic, Extension and Research activities.
The candidate should have excellent knowledge related to various aspects of alcohol industry. He should be aware of the latest technologies of fermentation, distillation, and other value added by-products for sugar/alcohol industry and present norms of zero liquid discharge.
The candidate should have aptitude of conducting applied research and/or offering consultancy services particularly in the area of first, second and third generation ethanol, other value added products and downstream effluent treatment systems. He should be able to lead a team of researchers/technologists working in this area.
The candidate should have good track record of publishing/presenting minimum 20 scientific papers in reputed journals/conferences.
The candidate should also have knowledge of working of brewery and winery industry.
Knowledge of advanced equipments and analytical instruments used for research and for analysis of spirits, liquors and raw material analysis will be an advantage.
Knowledge of preparation of DPR, Tender documents, valuation reports, etc. is also desirable.
Knowledge of distillery plant design principles and costing will be an added advantage.
Candidate is also required to get involved in academic activities related to alcohol technology.

Candidate Profile and Qualification:
M. Tech. in Chemical Engineering/ M. Sc. in Bio-chemistry with Ph. D. in the area of alcohol production or M. Sc. in Bio-chemistry with DIFAT and with minimum 20-25 years of experience of distillery industry or research institute of repute.

20 to 25 years of experience of distillery plant operations at the highest post OR 20 to 25 years of research experience related to distillery industry.

Terms & Conditions:

  • Application should be received through POST or BY HAND on or before 31st May 2017 only will be considered, no email application will be considered.
  • Only candidates fulfilling above mentioned profile will be called for the interview. Date of interview will be informed to suitable candidates.
  • Selected candidates should bring original mark sheets/certificates and experience certificates along with certified copies at the time of interview.
  • No TA/DA will be provided.
  • Candidate should be fluent in English drafting and scientific writing.
  • He should be ready to travel extensively in the country.
  • Experience of erection and commissioning of distillery plants will be an added advantage.
  • For location of VSI, see Location/ map.

Eligible candidates with good academic record should send their detailed c.v./ resume alongwith xerox copies of certificates, testimonials, contact details etc., superscribing the envelope- "Application for the post of Joint Technical Advisor" and send BY POST/ BY HAND ONLY to 'The Personnel Manager, Vasantdada Sugar Institute, Manjari(Bk.), Tal.: Haveli, Dist.: Pune - 412 307' on or before 31st May, 2017.

Director General, VSI

For More Details, Contact:
Dr. S. V. Patil
Technical Adviser & Head
Department of Alcohol Technology
Manjari Budruk, Taluka: Haveli
District: Pune - 412 307.
Contact Phone: 91-020-26902100/ 341/ 114/ 113
Fax: 91-020-26902244


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