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Vacancy: Program Assistant (Field) (AB&HN/RIST)

30 Aug 2023

Advertisement Number: 01/AB&HN-RIST/31-08-2023

Last Date to Apply: 6th September 2023

Job Location: Bangalore

Number of Vacancies: 1


RIST/Food Forage Forest Park


2 years (a probation period of three months) and renewal of contract each year based on the performance


MSc in Botany / Agriculture / Horticulture

Job Summary:

Assist Forest Forage Food Park Program Coordinator in its various aspects during field implementation


  • Prior knowledge of field data

  • Very strong urge to self-learning while on the job

  • Flexible on years of experience


  • Thorough knowledge on Botany and specially the wild plants (tree, herbs and shrubs) including their geographic distribution.

  • Knowledge on Economic Botany, with special focus on plants used as food.

  • Good oral and written communication skill in English and two more Indian languages.

  • Good computational skill including use analytical software.

  • Good in public outreach through use of social media.

  • Strong ability to meet deadlines and capabilities to get things done in disciplined manner

Job Responsibilities:

  • To conduct field surveys of the FFFPs and collect data on various parameters.

  • Collect baseline information of the FFFP sites.

  • Preparing QR code for different plants growing in the TDU campus.

  • Curating data on local uses of identified food plants at different sited based on secondary authenticate literature survey and field visits, if needed.

  • Assist in preparing reports (analyzed) awareness and education materials for outreach program.

  • Any other task entrusted from time to time pertaining to the Program.

How to Apply:

  • We require your CV strictly in the TDU CV Format Only.

  • Download and save the CV format as below

  • Fill out the details required by us in the downloaded format.

  • Email it to us at with the subject line indicating the position applied for, and the advertisement number as mentioned above, along with a cover letter on why you are interested in this position.

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