NHAI Recruitment 2024 Apply for Joint Advisor Vacancy at nhai.gov.in

NHAI Recruitment 2024: Apply for Joint Advisor (Environment & Plantation) NHAI's Environment & Green Highways Division before June 19, 2024, and contribute to the development and management of national highways.

by P Nandhini

Updated May 21, 2024

NHAI Recruitment 2024 Apply for Joint Advisor Vacancy at nhai.gov.in

NHAI Recruitment 2024 

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has announced recruitment for various positions in its Environment & Green Highways Division for the year 2024. The positions available include Joint Advisor (Environment & Plantation) at NHAI HQ and regional offices in Kolkata, Lucknow, and Jabalpur.

The initial tenure of engagement for these positions is two years, with the possibility of extension based on performance and NHAI's requirements. Interested candidates can apply online through the NHAI website by 19th June 2024.

Post Name And Vacancy

Post Name Vacancy
Joint Advisor (Environment & Plantation) 03

Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit:

Not exceeding 65 years as on the prescribed date of receipt of online applications.

Educational Qualification:

Degree from a recognized University/Institute in a Science group subject. Essential educational qualification is not mandatory for officers retired from forest/agriculture/horticulture/social forestry departments who have relevant experience.


Retired officers from Central/State Govt./PSUs/Autonomous Bodies, not below the level of Conservator of Forests or Deputy Secretary/Director, with 15 years’ experience in Forestry, Agriculture, Horticulture, or Environment-related fields. Experience in Forest (including Wildlife) & Environment (including CRZ) Clearances and issues w.r.t Environment Impact Assessment (EIA)/ Environment Management Plans (EMP) etc. is required.

Other Requirements:

Candidates must be willing to work at NHAI HQ (E & GHD) and regional offices in Kolkata, Lucknow, or Jabalpur.

Job Description

  • Facilitate forest and environment clearances, including scrutiny of proposals and assessment of Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA).

  • Coordinate with Ministry of Environment Forest & Climate Change and State Forests and Environment Departments, along with State Pollution Control Boards.

  • Manage administrative matters related to highway plantations, including database management on tree cutting and plantations.

  • Assess and monitor median & avenue plantation on National Highways, suggesting remedial measures as necessary.

  • Develop action plans and site-specific proposals for plantation and mitigation projects.

  • Coordinate with relevant state agencies for financial and technical resources convergence.

  • Scrutinize ongoing & future project plans for effective implementation of Green Highways Policy & Guidelines.

  • Coordinate with Project Implementing Agencies for the effective implementation and monitoring of Green Highways Projects.

  • Submit regular progress reports and organize training programs for local stakeholders.

  • Coordinate with Plantation Agencies and other organizations for project implementation and maintenance.

  • Liaison with State Forest Departments for obtaining necessary permissions and clearances.

Selection Process

The selection process for the Joint Advisor (Environment & Plantation) position at NHAI involves a few steps. Initially, candidates need to submit their applications online through the NHAI website. After the application deadline, NHAI will review the applications and shortlist candidates based on their eligibility and qualifications.

Shortlisted candidates may then be called for an interview or any other selection method as determined by NHAI. The final selection will be based on the candidate's performance in the interview or other selection processes.

How to Apply?

To apply for the Joint Advisor (Environment & Plantation) position at NHAI, follow these simple steps:

  1. Visit the NHAI official website.

  2. Look for the link to the online application portal on the NHAI website.

  3. Complete the online application form with accurate and up-to-date information.

  4. Scan and upload necessary documents such as educational certificates, experience certificates, and identification proof.

  5. Review all the information provided and submit your application before the deadline.

  6. Note down any reference or application number provided for future correspondence.

  7. Wait for further communication from NHAI regarding the status of your application or any additional steps in the recruitment process.

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