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CGWB Recruitment: 73 Vacancies Open for Young Professionals at Various Regional Offices – Apply Now!

Company - CGWB (Central Ground Water Board)
Openings - 73

The Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) is inviting applicants for young professionals on a purely temporary basis at nearly 20 regional offices, including NR, Lucknow, and CHQ, Faridabad. The appointment will be for a period of 21 months or until the end of the National Aquifer Mapping and Management program (NAQUIM) action plan, whichever occurs earlier, from the date of appointment. Here are the details: 

Position Overview 

Post Name

Young Professionals



Application Start Date


Application Last date



Qualifications and Experience

Young professional (Hydrogeology)

  • Master's degree (M.Sc./M.S./M.Tech/M.Sc. Tech or equivalent) in Geology, Applied Geology, Earth Science, Geo Science, or Hydrogeology from a recognized university.

  • Experience in groundwater/hydrogeology is essential. Previous roles like Young Professionals, JRF, SRF, RA, or project fellows count as experience. Proficiency in GIS, computers (MS Word, Excel), and Geo Scientific software required.

Young professional (Legal)

  • Graduation in Law from a recognized university required.

  • Experience in their respective fields is required.

Age Limit: Maximum age of the applicant should not exceed 35 years.

Hiring Duration: Young professionals are initially engaged for up to 27 months or until the NAQUIM action plan ends, whichever is sooner. Their appointments are temporary and can be terminated without explanation.


Young Professionals (Hydrogeology) 

Integrating and analyzing field data for Aquifer mapping studies, processing NOC applications for groundwater extraction, assisting in NAQUIM-PIB project tasks, completing source sustainability studies, and aiding in training module preparation and data publication for CGWB.

Young Professionals (Legal) 

  • Handle legal matters for CGWA, including drafting affidavits, managing court cases, and handling RTI-related issues. 

  • They also draft public notices/directions and undertake any other tasks assigned by CGWA officials.

Monthly Remuneration

Rs.30, 000/- to 50,000/-

Selection Procedure

The screening committee will shortlist applications and will call candidates for interviews. Selection will be based on recommendations from the Consultant Evaluation Committee. Central Ground Water Board will notify selected candidates, who must present original certificates during interviews and at joining.

Application Procedure

  • Applicants should submit their filled applications downloaded from CGWB website https://cgwb.gov.in/ directly to CGWB regional offices. 

  • They can apply to two offices at most, and multiple applications may be rejected. 

  • Copies of the application form with specified enclosures must be sent by post. Additionally, a scanned copy of the filled application (single .pdf) should be emailed to the respective regional offices. 

  • The application deadline is March 20, 2024.

For More Information

Visit the website: https://cgwb.gov.in/

Apply now for the Young Professional positions at CGWB and be part of the crucial groundwater management initiatives. 

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