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Opportunities Information

Work description(Facility Manager)
Advanced Facility for Microscopy and Microanalysis (AFMM) at the Indian Institute of Science (AFMM) is a user facility that houses state-of-the-art materials characterization instruments including TEM, SEM, EPMA, Focused Ion Beam tool, 3D Atom probe (to be installed soon), AFM, Nanoindentor and X-ray tomography. The center caters to users from all over the Institute as well as outside users.

The selected candidate is required to coordinate the day-to-day activites at the center including coordination of maintenance and service, issues relating to instrument booking and interaction with users and overseeing of staff activities and any other related duties assigned by the management from time to time.


Experience in managing facilities is required. Prior experience in handling characterization tools like SEM, AFM and TEM highly desirable. A basic understanding of electrical/mechanical/instrumentation issues is also desirable. It is essential to have good communication skills.

Masters/PhD in Engineering / physical sciences. Bachelor’s degree holders in physical sciences/Engineering can be considered based on experience.

Time Period
This is a contract position and is subject to annual review and renewal.

Interested candidates are requested to send an email with their CV to nravi@mrc.iisc.ernet.in and dbanerjee@materials.iisc.ernet.in on or before 30th July 2017.