Name of the organisation National Rural Infrastructure Development Agency
Name of the post Assistant Director
Vacancy 03
Upper age limit 30-45
Pay Scale 6600-4800
Educational qualification Degree in civil engineering
Experience 5 years
Start date to apply 11-01-2022
End date to apply 31-01-2022
Mode of application


Applicants applying on Contract for vacancies should submit their applications only through email at Applications for the post of on deputation basis should be submitted through proper channel and accompanied with (i) Cadre clearance, (ii) Vigilance clearance and (Iii) certified copies of APARs for the last five years.




Name of the organisation

National Rural Infrastructure Development Agency

Name of the post

Assistant Director



Candidates should hold regular post in scale(s) as per the criteria given below in Central / State Government / PSUs / Autonomous Bodies:
a) analogous post in Level 11 of the 7th CPC Pay Matrix 11 (pre-revised Pay Band-3 with Rs 6,600 Grade Pay)
b) post of Assistant Executive Engineer or equivalent in Level 10 of the 7th CPC Pay Matrix (pre-revised Pay Band-3 with Grade Pay Rs.5400 ) with minimum 4 years regular service in the grade
c) post of Assistant Engineer or equivalent in Level 9 of the 7th CPC Pay Matrix (pre-revised Pay Band-2 with Grade Pay Rs. 4800) with minimum 7 years regular service in the grade





Name of the post

Assistant Director






Name of the post

Assistant Director

Educational qualification

Degree in civil engineering

A degree in Civil Engineering, preferably a Post Graduate or equivalent degree



The Officer should have a minimum of 5 years experience in Planning, Construction,
Quality Control and Maintenance of Roads/Highways.



Name of the post

Assistant Director

Pay Scale




The Officer to be considered should be preferably around 30-45 years but in any case not above 56 years of age.

Name of the post Assistant Director
upper age limit 30-45




1. Only Specialists/ retired Government Servants with requisite experience as prescribed would be hired on contract for Levels I, II, and III against existing vacancies and would be designated as consultant.

2. The engagement on of Consultants would be on full time basis and they would not be permitted to take up any other assignment during the period of Consultancy with NRIDA.

3. The headquarters of a Consultant will be at New Delhi. The Consultants will work in the Agency and will perform such work as may be assigned to them from time to time.

4. Period of engagement will be for one year from the date of joining, which may, at the discretion of Competent Authority be either extended or curtailed.

5. The appointment of a Consultant would be of a temporary (non-official) nature and the appointment can be cancelled at any time without assigning any reason therefor after giving 1 month notice. A Consultant will also have the opportunity to resign from NRIDA after giving a month’s notice.

6. The consultant will be entitled to 8 days of Casual Leave (CL) and 2 days of Restricted Holiday (RH) during the period of engagement, as provided in the HR policy of NRIDA. For service less than twelve months in any calendar year leave admissibility will be calculated on pro rata basis in that calendar year. However, un availed leave cannot be carried forward in case of extension beyond one year. Remuneration will be deducted proportionately if the Consultant absents himself/herself on any working day other than the entitled paid leave.

7. The Consultants will not be entitled to any allowance/perquisite such as HRA, CCA, DA, LTC, Residential accommodation, medical facility etc.

8. No TA/DA would be admissible to them for joining the assignment or-on completion of assignment. They will however be entitled to TA/DA for local tour in India as per rules applicable. For retired Government servants the TA / DA entitlements, while on official tour, would be equivalent to those applicable at the time of their retirement from Government service.

9. They will be required to maintain office timings, decorum, discipline as expected of a regular Central Government employee.

10. TDS will be deducted as per the prevalent rules and necessary TDS certificates will be issued.

11. A retired Government official appointed as Consultant shall continue to draw pension and the dearness relief on pension during period of his engagement as consultant. His/her engagement as Consultant shall not be considered as re-employment.

12. NRIDA shall not be liable for any loss, damage, theft, burglary or robbery of any personal belonging / equipments or vehicles of the Consultant.





13. The Consultant shall not claim any benefit/ compensation / absorption/ regularization of service with NRRDA under the provision of the Industrial Disputes Act. 1947 or Contract Labour (Regulation & Abolition) Act, 1970.

14. The Consultants may be called on Saturdays, Sundays and any other holidays, if required, and they shall not be entitled to any compensatory leave in lieu thereof.

15. If any declaration given or information furnished by the candidate proves to be false or if the candidate is found to have will fully suppressed any material information, he/ she will be liable for termination of services in addition to the administrative and/ or legal action as may be deemed necessary.

16. The Consultants will not, except with the previous sanction of the National Rural Infrastructure Development Agency or in the bona fide discharge of his/her duties as aforesaid, publish a book himself or herself or through a publisher or contribute an article to a book or compilation of articles or participate in a TV telecast/ Radio broadcast or contribute an article or write a letter to a newspaper pseudonymously or in the name of any other person.

17. During the period of assignment with the NRIDA, it is likely that Consultants may come across certain information of importance or secret nature. Consultants will not divulge any information gathered by him/her during the period of his/her assignment to anyone unless authorised by competent authority/ to do so.

18. The Consultant who are retired Government officials would be paid remuneration as per Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure OM no. 3-25/2020-E.IIIA dated 09.12.2020, which inter alia states as under :
”A fixed monthly amount shall be admissible”





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