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Job Opportunities
  30 May 2011

CEE
Centre for Environment Education
Requires
Project Assistants (2)
At Coastal areas of Tamil Nadu - Pondicherry

CEE India is an internationally acclaimed institution in the field of Environmental Education and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). CEE, a Centre of Excellence of the Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India, works with stakeholder groups like Children, Youth, Communities and in-service professionals in urban and rural areas.

CEE requires Project Assistants (2 positions) to work on a project titled “Mangrove Restoration Project in our Tamil Nadu State Office, Chennai. The project proposes to survey potential mangrove restoration sites along the coast of Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry; select appropriate sites for restoration process and demonstrate mangrove restoration models using appropriate techniques and community participation. Mangrove nurseries would also be promoted as part of the project. Targeted beneficiaries include the local ecosystem and community.

Job Profile: The work involves undertaking field surveys, community interaction to identify mangrove restoration sites, initiate technical feasibility studies and evolve methodologies for mangrove restoration and nursery management, field work implementation of restoration activities, mobilize community for active participation and conducting public awareness / training on mangrove management and material development.

Qualifications: First class Bachelor’s in Science (Biology). The person should have Interest and willingness to work on field; community interaction and mobilization; field research. Knowledge of report writing, documentation, account keeping and computer skills are desirable. Candidate knowing driving skills (two wheeler) are more preferable. Relevant documents need to be submitted at time of interview.

Community development workers / Field staff who may not possess a formal bachelors academic degree but may have a very high practical experience in working on mangrove restoration / plantations / nursery management may also apply for consideration.

Duration:
One and half years to Two years

Salary: Rs.9,000/- plus (Consolidated)

Location: Coastal areas of Tamil Nadu - Pondicherry

Interested candidates may send in their CV within 15 days to: 
Those interested are requested to download the Standard Application Form, fill the same in their own handwriting and send the application with copies of certificates within 15 days to

The Programme Coordinator (Coastal Programmes),
CEE Tamil Nadu, No.5, K.K.Flats,
Kalaivanaar Street, Ramnagar Northern Extension,
Madipakkam, Chennai – 600 091
Phone: 044-22583005
OR write to ceetamilnadu@ceeindia.org