Department of Mechanical Engineering

Advertisement Number: P.Rect./R&D/2019/111

Applications are invited for one post of Project Technician in a SERB sponsored project entitled, “Towards realization of additive manufacturing of aerospace structural component in India” at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, IIT Kanpur under the supervision of the undersigned.


Name of the Post: Project Technician
Salary Range: Rs.14400-1200-36000 per month consolidated. The position is temporary and the appointment will be made initially for one year (based on performance extendable to three years or till the end of project, whichever is earlier).

Number of position: One (01)

Minimum Qualification: 
i) B. Sc. + 4 years of relevant experience Or 
ii) 3 years of Engg. Diploma + 4 years of relevant experience Or 
iii) High School + ITI + 9 years of relevant experience

Desired Skills: 
i) Hands-on experience in carrying out additive manufacturing experiments. Must have experience with handling FDM and SLM additive manufacturing equipment.

ii) Experience with Conventional and Non-conventional Machining as well as post processing operations on samples prepared.  
iii) Experience of providing support in lab experiments. The lab experiments involve additive manufacturing and solidification experiments.

iv) Experience of maintenance and operation of lab. Knowledge of MS-Office tools, good experience in handling and maintaining stock ledger.

Last Date for Application: 24 April, 2019
The department reserves the right to fix suitable criteria for short-listing of eligible candidates satisfying qualifications and experience. Only short-listed candidates will accordingly be called for interview. No TA/DA will be paid for attending the interview.

Interested candidates may send their application in one consolidated pdf file including a brief biodata (of not more than two page) and scanned copies of the original academic and experience certificates to the undersigned through e-mail on or before  24 April, 2019. The candidates should mention the desired skills, if any, in the biodata.


Dr. Arvind Kumar
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
Kanpur 208016, India