Job opportunity for a Field Monitor position at THSTI seems quite promising for candidates with backgrounds in pharmacy, public health, life sciences, or related disciplines.

Position Details

  • Title: Field Monitor
  • Location: Tamil Nadu
  • Project: Diet and Biomarkers Survey in India
  • Emoluments: Rs. 30,000 (Consolidated) per month
  • Age Limit: Up to 35 years
  • Employment Type: Contractual
  • Duration: Initially 3 months, with the possibility of extension based on project requirements

Minimum Educational Qualifications and Experience

  • Essential:
    • Master’s degree in pharmacy, public health, life sciences, or related discipline with 1 year of experience in Research/Monitoring/Public Health projects.
    • OR Graduate in the mentioned disciplines with 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Desirable:
    • Experience in Research/Monitoring/Public Health projects is preferred.
    • Proficiency in MS Office (Word & Excel) is desirable.

Professional Skills Required

  • Understanding of monitoring activities and basic computer skills.
  • Basic knowledge of clinical lab monitoring.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in local languages.
  • Negotiation and problem-solving skills.
  • Time management skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with field teams.

Job Profile

  • Extensive travel is required in urban and rural areas of Tamil Nadu.
  • Monitoring of a specified number of primary sampling units (PSU).
  • Conducting site visits to monitor sample collection, processing, and packaging.
  • Documenting monitoring observations and maintaining study documentation.
  • Escalating major quality issues to the Associate Program Manager.

How to Apply

  • Applications must be submitted online through the THSTI website.
  • Applicants should have the necessary documents ready, including passport-size photo, CV, educational certificates, experience certificates, caste/disability certificate (if applicable), and NOC from current employer (if applicable).
  • Application fee ranges from Rs. 118 to Rs. 236, depending on the category of the applicant.
  • Deadline for submission of online application: 12th May 2024.

General Terms & Conditions

  • Short-term positions with possible extensions based on performance and project requirements.
  • Relaxation in age limit and qualifications for certain categories of candidates.
  • The selection process may involve screening based on qualification and experience.
  • Incomplete applications will be rejected.
  • Candidates must ensure they meet all eligibility criteria before applying.

This opportunity offers a chance to contribute to translational research in the field of public health and gain valuable experience in monitoring and fieldwork. Applicants meeting the qualifications and requirements should consider applying before the deadline.

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