Legal Job: Deputy Legal Adviser @ Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Delhi: Apply by Sep 2

About the Ministry Environment, Forest and Climate

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change is an Indian government ministry. The ministry portfolio is currently held by Prakash Javadekar, Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.

Job description

Applications are invited from Indian citizens for filling up of one each post of Deputy Legal Adviser and Assistant Legal Adviser on deputation basis in Regional Office Headquarters Division of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change as per details given below:

Post of Deputy Legal Adviser in Level 12

Number of Vacancies

(1) One


Delhi, India


Essential Qualification

Officers of the Central Government or State Government or Union territories or Autonomous or Statutory Organization or Public Sector Undertakings or University or Recognised Research Institution:

Holding analogous post on regular basis, or With five-year regular service in level -I 1 in pay matrix or equivalent, and

Possessing the following qualification and experience:

  • Degree in law from a recognised University/Institute; and
  • Ten years experience in legal matters in Central or State Government or Union Territories or Public Sector Undertakings or Statutory or Autonomous Bodies or Universities or Recognised Research Institutions.

Note -1. Period of deputation (including short-term contract), including period of deputation (including short- term contract) in another ex-cadre post held immediately preceding this appointment in the same or some other organisation/Department of the Central Government shall ordinarily not to exceed four years.

Note -2. The maximum age limit for appointment by’ deputation (including short term contract) shall be not exceeding 56 years as on the closing date of receipt of applications.


Rs. 78800-209200 of Pay Matrix of the 7thCPC (UR-1)

How to apply?

Applications of officials who are eligible and are willing to be considered for appointment on deputation basis and who can be relieved immediately after selection may be forwarded through proper channel along with copies of their ACRs/APARs for the preceding five years and Vigilance Clearance Certificate so as to reach Shri. Abhijit Roy, Under Secretary to Government of India, Regional Office Headquarters, MOEF&CC, Prithvi wing. 1St Floor, Indira Paryavaran Bhawan, New Delhi within 45 days of its publication.

Applications without the recommendation of parent office/Department or incomplete applications or applications received after the prescribed date or without ACR/APARIPAR/dossiersiVigilance Clearance will not be considered.

The last date of receipt of applications is 45 days from the date of publication of this advertisement in the Employment News/ Rozgar Sa.machar and is 60 days for those in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep, States in the North Eastern Region, Ladakh Division of Jammu and Kashmir State, Panji Sub- Division of Chamba, Lahaul & Spiti Districts of Himachal Pradesh.

Deadline: 2nd September 2019

For the application form and official link, click here.

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