The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is recruiting retired officials for the post of consultant on a contract basis.

The opening is for retired officials from Central Government/ State Government/ PSU/Autonomous Bodies who have considerable experience in the functioning of Central Government Ministries/Departments.

As per the official notification, there are 12 vacancies for the post and the maximum age limit for the post is 63 years.

The candidates must have a BE/BTech in Aeronautical / Mechanical Engineering / Electrical / Electronics and Communication / Electrical Engineering with aero-engine electrical / aircraft electrical systems experience. Candidates with masters in relevant disciplines will be preferred.

The selected candidates will be paid a sum of Rs 80,000 to Rs 2,40,000 per month.

Candidates would be assigned to cities like Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Koraput, Nasik, and Kanpur.

Interested candidates can apply by filling out the application along with all prescribed documents and mail it to — The Chief Executive (Airworthiness), Centre for Military Airworthiness and Certification (CEMILAC), DRDO, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, Marathahalli Colony Post, Bengaluru – 560037.

You can also mail your application to with the subject line “Application for Consultant.”