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PAKISTAN AGRICULTURAL

RESEARCH COUNCIL
SITUATIONS VACANT
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC), an apex research organization in the agriculture sector invites
applications from well qualified, highly talented and self motivated Pakistani nationals (Male/Female) for appointment
against the following posts on contract basis initially for a period of two (02) years extendable subject to availability
of budget & performance:

Sl. Post / SPS / Age / Vacancies Qualification / Experience & other requirements
1 Principal Scientific Officer (SPS-10) i) Ph.D or equivalent qualification in relevant discipline with 12 years’ post
Age Limit: 45 years, Vacancies: 03 qualification relevant experience in SPS-08/BS-17 or equivalent and above
Quota: Merit (01), Punjab / Federal or 7 years post qualification experience in SPS-09 / BS-18 or in R&D
(02) organization.
ii) Candidates having qualification of DVM prior to his Ph.D Degree will be
(Visit PARC / PTS websites for preferred in case of hiring of Scientists in Animal Sciences Division.
fields of specialization/disciplines iii) Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
and their allocation as per place of degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
posting) career.
iv) 09 research papers in relevant discipline in HEC recognized journals with
Impact Factor (IF). Papers published in proceedings, extension papers, etc.
will be considered as additional professional qualification/ expertise.
v) Good written & oral communication & presentation skills.
2 Director (Public Relations & Protocol) i. Masters or equivalent qualification in Biological Sciences, Engineering
– SPS-10 Sciences, Fine Arts, English, Urdu, Journalism, International Relations, Mass
Age Limit: 45 years, Vacancy: 01 Communications, Electronics and MLSC or relevant discipline with 15 years
Place of posting: proven experience in SPS-08 / BS-17 or equivalent and above in relevant field
PARC HQ’rs, Islamabad = 1 in a reputable Scientific/Research Organization.
Quota: Merit ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
career.
3 Executive Engineer (Civil) (SPS-09) i. M.Sc. (Civil Engineering) or equivalent qualification in relevant discipline from
Age Limit: 40 years, Vacancy: 01 HEC recognized University with 05 years’ post qualification relevant
Place of posting: experience OR B.Sc. (Civil Engineering) or equivalent qualification in
NARC, Islamabad = 1 relevant discipline with good academic record plus suitable post qualification
Quota: Punjab / Federal (01) experience of at least 07 years in Govt./Semi Govt./ Autonomous/
International Organization.
ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
career.
iii. Proficiency in preparation of PC-1.
iv. Construction management and administration of contracts. Maintenance of
infrastructure facilities.
v. Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
4 Sr. Scientific Officer (SPS-09) i) Ph.D with 02 research publications in HEC recognized journals with Impact
Age Limit: 40 years, Vacancies: 13 Factor (IF) OR M.Sc (Hons) / M.Phil / M.E / M.Sc (Engg) or equivalent
Quota: Merit (04), Punjab / Federal qualification in relevant discipline with 05 years post qualification relevant
(08), Sindh (R) (01) experience in SPS-08/BS-17 or equivalent in R&D organization.
ii) Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
(Visit PARC / PTS websites for degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
fields of specialization/disciplines career.
and their allocation as per place of iii) In case of M.Sc (Hons)/M.Phil or equivalent qualification 5 research papers
posting) in relevant discipline in HEC recognized journals with Impact Factor (IF).
Papers published in proceedings, extension article, etc. will be considered as
additional professional qualification / expertise.
iv) Good project development / proposal writing, communication & inter
personal skills.

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Sl. Post / SPS / Age / Vacancies Qualification / Experience & other requirements
5 Dy. Director (Admn) (SPS-09) i. MBA / MPA / MA(HR) / MAS / MS(HR / Management Sciences) or equivalent
Age Limit: 40 years, Vacancy: 01 qualification in relevant discipline with 05 years post qualification relevant
Place of posting: experience in BPS-17/SPS-08 or equivalent. Having qualities of leadership,
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 exceptionally good working knowledge of Computer/Human Resource
Quota: Merit (01) Matters/ Government & Parliament Business/Policy & Planning Affairs in
Govt./Semi Govt./Autonomous/ International Organization.
ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
career.
6 Dy. Director (Legal) (SPS-09) i) LLB (Hons) or LLB with Master degree from HEC recognized university.
Age Limit: 40 years, Vacancy: 01 ii) Must have 05 years active practice in the High Court for Govt./private
Place of posting: organization cases.
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 iii) Must have experience of legislative drafting, service matters, opinion writing
Quota: Punjab / Federal (01) & legal advice etc.
iv) Must have first division or 3.00 CGPA or more in the highest degree with no
third Division in academic career.
7 Accounts Officer (SPS-09) i. MBA(Finance / Acctt) / CA / ACMA / ACCA / CPA / CFA / MS / M.Com / MA
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 (F&A) / Master in Professional Accounting or equivalent qualification in
Place of posting: relevant discipline with 05 years post qualification relevant experience in SPS-
AZRI, D. I. Khan = 01 08/BS-17 or equivalent and above in Govt./ Semi Govt./Autonomous/ Intl.
Quota: Merit (01) Organization.
ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
career.
8 Assistant Executive Engineer (Civil & i. B.Sc (Engg) (Civil / Electrical) or equivalent qualification in relevant discipline
Electrical) (SPS-08) with good academic record.
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancies: 04 ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
(Civil =3, Electrical = 1) degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
Place of posting: career.
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01
NARC, Islamabad = 03
Quota: Merit (01), Punjab / Federal
(02), KPK (01)
9 Scientific Officer (SPS-08) i. M.Sc(Hons) / M.Phil / B.E / B.Sc (Engg) / DVM or equivalent qualification in
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancies: 59 relevant discipline with first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
Quota: Merit (07), Punjab / Federal degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
(32), Sindh (U) (04), Sindh (R) (03), career.
KPK (03), Balochistan (04), GB / ii. Good written and oral communication and analytical skills.
FATA (05), AJK (01)

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fields of specialization/disciplines
and their allocation as per place of
posting)
10 Security Officer (SPS-08) i) Graduate with Ex-Army Officer (preferably qualified in intelligence courses)
Age Limit: 45 years, but for person with 10 years experience of security work in supervisory capacity in
from law enforcing agencies the age Govt./Semi Govt. / Autonomous/International Organization / law enforcing
limit will be 55 years, Vacancies: 01 agencies.
Place of posting: ii) Candidates must have at least second division in the highest degree with no
NARC, Islamabad = 01 third Division in academic career.
Quota: Merit (01)
11 Assistant Accounts Officer i. MBA(Finance/Acctt)/CA/ACMA/ACCA/CPA/CFA/MS/M.Com/MA(F&A)/
(SPS-08) BBA(Hons)/ Master in Professional Accounting or equivalent qualification in
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancies: 02 relevant discipline with 03 years post qualification relevant experience of
Place of posting: Accounts / Audit in Govt./Semi Govt./Autonomous/ International Organization.
AZRI, Umerkot = 01 ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
MARC, Gilgit = 01 degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
Quota: Sindh (R) (01), GB / FATA career.
(01)
12 Computer Programmer (01) / Web i. MS / MCS / MIT / BS in Computer Science, BS / BE in Software Engg. or
Developer (01) / Database Manager equivalent qualification in relevant discipline from HEC recognized university
(02) / Network Administrator (01) ii. 03 years post qualification relevant experience of leading analysis and
(SPS-08) software development technologies & techniques.
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancies: 05 iii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
Place of posting: degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 04, career.
NARC, Islamabad = 01
Quota: Merit (02), Punjab / Federal
(03)

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Sl. Post / SPS / Age / Vacancies Qualification / Experience & other requirements
13 Assistant Director (Admn) i) MBA / MPA / MA(HRM) / MAS / MS (HR / Management Sciences) / BBA
(SPS-08) (Hons) / LLB or equivalent qualification in relevant discipline with 03 years
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancies: 04 post qualification relevant experience in Govt./Semi Govt./ Autonomous/
Place of posting: International Organization.
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 ii) Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
NARC, Islamabad = 01 degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
NTHRI, Mansehra = 01 career.
NSTHRI, Thatta = 01 iii) In case of HEC recognized reputable foreign university degree, no condition
Quota: Punjab / Federal (02), KPK as (ii) above due to variable system.
(01), Sindh (R) (01)
14 Cameraman (SPS-08) i. Masters or equivalent qualification in Biological Sciences, Engineering
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 Sciences, Fine Arts, English, Urdu, Journalism, International Relations, Mass
Place of posting: Communications, Electronics and MLSC or relevant discipline with 07 years
NARC, Islamabad = 01 post qualification relevant experience OR 03 years relevant Diploma from any
Quota: Merit (01) recognized institute plus 10 years relevant experience in scientific/research
Organization.
ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
career.
15 Public Relations Officer (SPS-08) i. Masters or equivalent qualification in Biological Sciences, Engineering
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 Sciences, Fine Arts, English, Urdu, Journalism, International Relations, Mass
Place of posting: Communications, Electronics and MLSC or relevant discipline with 07 years
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 post qualification relevant experience OR 03 years relevant Diploma from any
Quota: Merit (01) recognized institute plus 10 years relevant experience in scientific/research
Organization.
ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
career.
16 Assistant Artist (Herbarium) (SPS-07) i. Masters or equivalent qualification in Biological Sciences / Plant Sciences
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 especially in Taxonomy or relevant discipline.
Place of posting: ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
NARC, Islamabad = 01 degree with not more than one second division OR grade C in the academic
Quota: career.
Merit (01)
17 Assistant Technical Officer (SPS-07) i. M.Sc/B.Tech (Hons) in relevant subject OR 03 years diploma
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancy: 01 (Electrical/Mechanical/Electronics/Auto-Mobile Engg.) from Poly Technique
Place of posting: institute with first division and having atleast 05 years experience in relevant
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 field in Govt./Semi Govt./Autonomous/International Organization.
Quota: Punjab / Federal (01) ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
career.
18 Principal Scientific Assistant (SPS- Matric (Science) with 02 years diploma of Field Assistant/diploma in agricultural
07) sciences and 22 years relevant experience.
Age Limit: 50 years, Vacancies: 03
Place of posting:
NARC, Islamabad = 03
Quota: Merit (03)
19 Sr. Auditor (SPS-07) i. MBA (Finance/Acctt) / CPA / CFA / M.Com / MA (F&A) / Master in
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 05 Professional Accounting or equivalent qualification in relevant discipline with
Place of posting: preferably 02 years relevant experience.
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 03 ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
NARC, Islamabad = 02 degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
Quota: Merit (03), Punjab / Federal career.
(02)
20 Assistant Store Officer (SPS-07) i. MA / M.Sc. OR BA / B.Sc / Graduate / Law Graduate with 5 years experience
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancy: 01 having sufficient computer knowledge, Administrative, Legal, Store/
Place of posting: Procurement experience in Govt. or Semi Govt. Organization/ Autonomous
NARC, Islamabad = 01 Body.
Quota: Merit (01) ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
career.
21 Manager Cafeteria / Sr. Cafe i. Graduate with 01 year diploma/certificate in catering services with 08 years
Supervisor (SPS-07) experience of running A-class hostels, rest houses and restaurants.
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancies: 03 ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
Place of posting: degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 career.
NARC, Islamabad = 02
Quota: Merit (03)

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Sl. Post / SPS / Age / Vacancies Qualification / Experience & other requirements
22 Manager Hostel (SPS-07) Graduate or equivalent qualification in relevant discipline with atleast 05 years
Age Limit: 40 years, Vacancy: 01 experience for operation of the hostel duties with Govt./Semi
Place of posting: Govt./Autonomous/International Organization or other reputed institution, which
NARC, Islamabad = 01 includes providing a quality service to residents, supervising staff, managing a
Quota: Merit (01) budget and providing reports. Not more than one third division OR grade D in the
academic career.
23 Assistant Computer Programmer i. MS /MCS/MIT/BS in Computer Science, BS/BE in Software Engg. or
(SPS-07) equivalent qualification in relevant discipline from HEC recognized university.
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
Place of posting: degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
NARC, Islamabad = 01 career.
Quota: Punjab / Federal (01) iii. Having knowledge and expertise of programming, designing, coding, testing
and program documentation.
24 Assistant Admn Officer (SPS-07) i. MBA / MPA / MS / BBA(Hons) / LLB or equivalent qualification in relevant
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 04 discipline with preferably 02 years relevant experience having sufficient
Place of posting: computer knowledge, Administrative, Legal, Store/ Procurement experience in
SARC, Karachi = 01 Govt./ Semi Govt./Autonomous/ International Organization
NARC, Islamabad = 02 ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
NTHRI, Mansehra = 01 degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
Quota: Merit (04) career.
25 Assistant Security Officer (SPS-07) i) Graduate with Ex-Army Officer (preferably qualified in intelligence courses)
Age Limit: 40 years, but for person with 05 years experience of security work in supervisory capacity in Govt. /
from law enforcing agencies the age Semi Govt. / Autonomous / International Organization / law enforcing
limit will be 55 years, Vacancy: 01 agencies.
Place of posting: ii) Candidates must have at least second division in the highest degree with no
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 third Division in academic career.
Quota: Merit (01)
26 Assistant (SPS-07) i. MBA/M.Sc./MA/LLB/BBA (Hons)/M.S or equivalent qualification in relevant
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancy: 01 discipline, preferably with 02 years relevant experience having sufficient
Place of posting: computer knowledge, Administrative, Legal, Store/ Procurement experience in
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01 Govt./ Semi Govt./Autonomous/ International Organization.
Quota: Punjab / Federal (01) ii. Candidates must have first division OR CGPA 3.00 OR more in the highest
degree with not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic
career.
27 Sr. Technician (Electrical) (SPS-06) Matric with 03 years diploma in the relevant trade (preferably in first class) with 14
Age Limit: 40 years, Vacancy: 01 years relevant experience OR Matric with specialized tradesman certificate from
Place of posting: Govt. recognized institute with 19 years relevant experience.
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01
Quota: Regional / Provincial
28 Technician-I / (A/C Mechanic) Matric with 03 years diploma in relevant trade (preferably in first class) with 07
(SPS-05) years relevant experience OR Matric with specialized tradesman certificate from
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 Govt. recognized institute with 12 years relevant experience.
Place of posting:
NARC, Islamabad = 01
Quota: Regional / Provincial
29 Sub Engineer (Electrical) (SPS-05) 03 years DAE in relevant discipline from recognized Poly Technique institute with
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 02 first division, having 01 year relevant experience.
Place of posting:
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01
SARC, Karachi = 01
Quota: Regional / Provincial
30 Computer Technician (02) / Graphic i. Bachelor’s degree with 01 year diploma in Computer (PGD/hardware) from
Designer (02) (SPS-05) recognized institute. Not more than one third division OR
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 04 grade D in the academic career.
Place of posting: ii. Having knowledge and expertise of designing (Corel Draw, Photoshop, In-
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 04 page etc.)
Quota: Regional / Provincial iii. Preferably 03 years experience in relevant field.
31 Store Keeper (SPS-05) BA/B.Sc/equivalent qualification with 03 years relevant experience having
Age Limit: 35 years, Vacancy: 01 sufficient computer & Administrative/ Store/Procurement experience in Govt./Semi
Place of posting: Govt./Autonomous/ International Organization. Not more than one third division
MARC, Gilgit = 01 OR grade D in the academic career.
Quota: Regional / Provincial

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32 UDC (SPS-05) i. BA / B.Sc /equivalent qualification
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 06 ii. Not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic career.
Place of posting: iii. Candidates must have sufficient knowledge of typing & computer /
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 02 administrative / Store / Procurement.
NARC, Islamabad = 03 iv. Good writing & oral communication skills.
AZRI, Bahawalpur = 01
Quota: Regional / Provincial
33 LDC (SPS-04) FA / F.Sc / I.Com / ICS or equivalent qualification having typing speed
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 05 40/word per minute and sufficient computer administrative/Store/ Procurement
Place of posting: knowledge. Not more than one third division OR grade D in the academic career.
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 01
NARC, Islamabad = 04
Quota: Regional / Provincial
34 i. Technician-II (Carpenter) (SPS- Matric (Science) with 03 years diploma in relevant trade (preferably in first class)
03) (1 post) OR Matric with specialized tradesman certificate from Govt. recognized institute
ii. Technician-II (Plumber) (SPS-03) with 05 years relevant experience.
(1 post)
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 02
Place of posting:
PARC Hq, Islamabad = 02
Quota: Regional / Provincial
35 Scientific Assistant-II (SPS-03) Matric (Science) with 02 years diploma of Field Assistant / diploma in agricultural
Age Limit: 30 years, Vacancies: 02 sciences / Livestock.
Place of posting:
AZRC, D. I. Khan = 01
MARC, Gilgit = 01
Quota: Regional / Provincial

NB: The candidates who have already applied for the above posts advertised on 11-02-2018, need not to apply again.

Recruitment will be made as per policy issued by the Establishment Division, Govt. of Pakistan from time to time. Age relaxation will
be admissible as per PARC / Govt. rules. Interested candidates qualifying the above eligibility criteria may directly apply to Pakistan
Testing Service – PTS Head Quarters , 3rd Floor, Adeel Plaza, Fazl-e-Haq Road, Blue Area, Islamabad on the prescribed
application form available on PTS Website (www.pts.org.pk), within fifteen (15) days of publication of advertisement in National
press. No TA / DA will be admissible for test / interview. PARC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female candidates
to apply. Departmental candidates may apply through proper channel. PARC reserves the right to increase / decrease number of
posts. Selection will be made on discipline-wise merit and by considering the province-wise quota for each post as mentioned
against each, however distribution of posts may vary as per organizational requirements of staff in different disciplines / areas.

Tariq Ali Nawaz, Director (Establishment),


PARC HQrs, 20-Attaturk Avenue, G-5/1, Islamabad (Ph: 051-90762220)

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