VACANCY – Post of Farm Manager



Applications are invited by me up to 21.08.2017 from suitably qualified persons for the following post.



Should possess a four year degree in Agriculture from a recognized University/HEI with not less than two (02) years of Field Experience in Crop, Husbandry and/or Animal Sciences in a recognized establishment after graduation.

Salary Scale : U-EX 1(II)

Rs. 49,860 – 3X 1,125 – 53,235 (EB) 54,475; 12X1,240 – 69,355/- p.m. as at 01.01.2020
Rs. 35,556 – 3X 801 – 37,959 (EB) 38,842; 12X883 – 49,438/-p.m. as at 01.01.2017

Selection : By Structured Interview
Age limit for the above posts: Not more than 45 years

( Note – Age limit is not applicable for applicants in the Government Departments /State Corporations and Statutory bodies )


  • Allowances approved by the University Grants Commission
  • Membership in Universities Provident Fund and Pension Scheme in the University System
  • Gratuity payment
  • Employment Trust Fund benefits
  • Free medical care


Applications should be on specified forms issued by the University. Application forms and particulars for the above post should be obtained from the Office of the Senior Assistant Registrar / Establishments [Non –Academic] of this University on a payment of Rs. 100/- for each application form at the Shroff’s counter of this University. Those who wish to obtain the forms and details by post are requested to send a Money Order / Postal Order to the value of Rs. 100/- drawn in favour of the Bursar, University of Jaffna together with self addressed Rs.10/- Stamped envelope of 23X10 c.m in size. Only Applications sent on the specified form will be accepted. (Please annexed copies of relevant documents). The envelope containing the dully filled application form must bear”Post of Farm Manager” on its top left hand corner and either hand delivered or sent under registered post to reach the Office of the Registrar on or before 21.08.2017.

Application forms and other details will also be available in the University website

Applicants from Government Departments, State Corporations and Statutory Bodies should apply through the Heads of respective Institutions. Advance copies of applications may be sent in the first instance. However, no such applicant will be considered for appointment if the application routed through the Head of Department is not received.

Incomplete and illegible applications and applications that are received after the closing date will be rejected.

University of Jaffna.