Technical Assistant (Eight Vacancies)

Last date of application
 12-Mar-21 23:59 HR

Technical Assistant (Eight Vacancies),
Bharat Rural Livelihood Foundation, Chhattisgarh

1. POSITION VACANT: Technical Assistant (Eight Vacancies) with Bharat Rural Livelihood Foundation, Chhattisgarh

Government of India
 (GOI) initiated Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation (BRLF) as an independent organization under the Societies Registration Act, to facilitate civil society action in partnership with the Central and State Governments, for transforming livelihoods and lives of rural households, with an emphasis on women, particularly in the Central Indian Tribal Region.

BRLF is a unique and first-of-its-kind initiative and the Foundation is constituted as a partnership between Government on the one hand and private sector philanthropies, public and private sector undertakings (under Corporate Social Responsibility), on the other. Major functions of BRLF comprise the provision of financial grants to Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) to meet their human resource and institutional costs for up-scaling proven interventions, invest in institutional strengthening of smaller CSOs and capacity building of professional human resources working at the grassroots. The General Body and Executive Committee of BRLF are constituted by eminent individuals, as well as ex-officio representatives from private philanthropies, public and private sector organizations, financial institutions, State Governments and GOI.

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High Impact Mega-Watershed Project, Chhattisgarh

This project was formally launched on October 5, 2018 between Mahatma Gandhi NREGA Cell, Department of Panchayat and Rural Development, Govt. of Chhattisgarh, Bharat Rural Livelihoods Foundation and Axis Bank Foundation. It is estimated that a total of one lakh families would be benefitted through land and water treatment measures in 7.29 lakhs hectares of catchments area in 28 blocks of 13 districts (Sarguja, Surajpur, Raigarh, Korba, Koriya, Dhamtari, Balrampur, Kanker, Narayanpur, Sukma, Bastar, Dantewada and Kawardha) in Chhattisgarh state.

The project aims to build capacities of front-line functionaries, PRIs, community members and CSOs on ridge to valley principles of watershed implementation.


Key Job Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Team Leader, The Technical Assistance (TA) shall be responsible for the following:
Assist technical personnel in the Gram Panchayats and Block to prepare DPR including technical design and estimates of structures with focus on integrating watershed principles in the implementation of the MGNREGS;
(2) Provide assistance to team members in the preparation of technical training materials and training modules and take up active roles in conducting training and exposure visits
(3) Regular visit to the field areas, provide technical assistance/ handholding to stakeholders at the grassroots (community, gram panchayat, frontline workers of the government) for proper implementation of works;

(4) Support Gram Panchayat functionaries in data collection, collation and analysis;
(5) Provie support in community to undertake farm based activities post treatment of land and water resources under MGNREGS;



Applicants must be a Graduate/ Diploma holder in Civil Engineering or Graduate in Agriculture or Allied fields (Horticulture, Forestry, Agri Engineering) with good grasp on subjects.

(1) Minimum one to two years of experience in relevant field;
(2) Should be motivated to work in the villages specially with deprived sections and willing to acquire new knowledge and skills relevant to the project and guide implementation processes;

Essential Skills and Competencies:
(1) Good communication skills in English and Hindi along with computing skills;
(2) Ability to work in a multi-cultural/ multi-disciplinary team;
(3) Ability to multi-task and work well in such a team;
(4) Willing to travel;


The remuneration package budgeted for the position is between 20,500/- to 26,500/- per month. Offers shall be commensurate with the qualifications, experience and salary history, of the selected candidate.

6. NUMBER OF VACANCY(s): Eight Vacancies

7. LOCATION: Intensive Block Headquarters of Chhattisgarh, Bodla [2], Bakawand [2], Dantewada [2], Sukma [2]

8. APPOINTMENT: This is a contractual engagement for a period of six months. The engagement may be renewed/ extended, based on the performance and/or requirement of the organization.

9. AGE LIMIT: 28



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1/1B, Choudhary Hetram House, Bharat Nagar
New Friends Colony, New Delhi 110 025
Phone Nos.: 011- 2684 2162; 4165 3612


Eligible candidates interested in the position are requested to apply using the link, by or before March 12, 2021.

BRLF is an equal opportunity organization without discrimination by virtue of religious belief, social class, caste, special ability, or gender.