NIRT Chennai Recruitment 2024 17 Project Driver – Mechanic Posts; Apply Now!  

NIRT Chennai invites Online applications for the recruitment of 17 Project Driver – Mechanic, Senior Project Assistant (UDC) Posts. This online facility will be available in the Official website @ 17.02.2024 to 26.02.2024. Before applying for the recruitment, candidates must carefully read the NIRT Chennai Project Driver – Mechanic 2024 notification and ensure their eligibility.

NIRT Chennai Recruitment 2024  [Quick Summary]

Organization Name: ICMR-National Institute For Research In Tuberculosis

Notification No: NIRT/PROJ/RECTT/2023-24 Dt: 16.02.2024 

Job Category: Central Govt Jobs 

Employment Type: Contract Basis

Duration: For a period of Four Months or Completion of the project, whichever is earlier. If required will be extended as per project needs.

Total No of Vacancies: 17 Project Driver – Mechanic, Senior Project Assistant (UDC) Posts

Place of Posting: Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Bihar, Rajasthan, Agra (Uttarpradesh, Uttarkhand & Jammu & Kashmir), Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh), Noida (Delhi & Uttar Pradesh, Punjab & Haryana), Odisha, Telangana, Assam, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Kolkata

Starting Date:  17.02.2024

Last Date:  26.02.2024

Walk in Date:  01.03.2024

Apply Mode: Online  

Official Website:

Latest NIRT Chennai Vacancy Details:

  • Project Driver – Mechanic -15
  • Senior Project Assistant (UDC) – 02

Eligibility Criteria:

Educational Qualification: (As on 01.03.2024)

  • Project Driver – Mechanic –

– Matric/S.S.C or equivalent from a recognized board with validdriving license issued by RTO of any State

– And authorized to drive Light Motor Vehicle (Goods &Passenger) and Two-wheeler with/without gear

– And two years’ experience in recognized organization/Institute.

Preference will be given to those who have license other than aboveto drive Heavy Motor Vehicle (Goods & passenger) and Three Wheelers (Auto Rickshaw).

  • Senior Project Assistant (UDC) – 

12th pass or equivalent from a recognized board with 5 years’ experience of administrative work.


Graduate in any discipline with 2 years’ experience of administration work.


A speed test of not less than 8000 key depressions per hour (kdph)on computer.

Age Limit:

  • Project Driver – Mechanic – Not exceeding 25 years.
  • Senior Project Assistant (UDC) – Not exceeding 28 years.

Relaxation of Upper age limit:

  • For SC/ ST Candidates – 5 years
  • For OBC Candidates – 3 years

Applicants Relaxation in Upper Age limit will be provided as per Govt. Norms.

Salary Details:

  • Project Driver – Mechanic – Rs.16,000/- p.m. + HRA as admissible
  • Senior Project Assistant (UDC) – Rs.17,000/- p.m

Selection Process:

  • Walk-in written test
  • Skill Test

How to apply:  

  • All the Candidates should fill the application form in the prescribed format which can be downloaded from the following websites, Affix a color passport size photograph on the application form. Attach self-attested copies of all credentials in support of educational qualifications, age, caste/community, Aadhar Card.
  • For walk-in selection: Candidates should bring the filled application along with photocopies of all the certificates to ICMR-National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis, No.1, Mayor Sathyamoorthy Road, Chetpet, Chennai – 600031 on the date and time mentioned above. Original Certificates of all these credentials should also be carried for verification.
  • Candidates interested to submit the online application by clicking the link below: . The last date for receiving online applications in email is 26.02.2024 up to 4.00 p.m. Eligible/shortlisted candidates will be informed via email. Selection will be subjected to verification of original certificates which will be scheduled on a later date.

Important Dates: 

  • Starting Date for Submission of Application: 17.02.2024
  • Last date for Submission of Application: 26.02.2024 up to 4.00 p.m
  • Date of Walk-in written test/ interview/skill test: 01.03.2024
  • Reporting Time : 09.00 A.M. to 10.00 A.M 
  • Venue: ICMR-National Institute for Research in Tuberculosis, No.1, Mayor Sathyamoorthy Road, Chetpet, Chennai – 600031

Official Notification & Application Link: