IUT looking for Project Director for PM-eBus Sewa Project

UTN Online Desk Posted on: 2023-09-29 07:00:00 Viewer: 7,610 Comments: 0 Country: India City: New Delhi

IUT looking for Project Director for PM-eBus Sewa Project

New Delhi, India (Urban Transport News): The Institute of Urban Transport (IUT) India has announced a significant opportunity for a Project Team Leader to join the Project Management Unit (PMU) of PM-eBus Sewa. This role offers a chance to contribute to the enhancement of city bus operations in selected cities in India, making a positive impact on urban transportation.

Vacancy Details

Position: Project Team Leader
Number of Vacancies: 01 (One)
Maximum Age: 50 Years
Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Economics, Science, Maths, Commerce, or IT from a recognized university.


  • Total work experience: Minimum 15 years.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in STUs/ Public Transportation or bus/rail/logistic operation/management, etc.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Planning, coordination, implementation, and monitoring of projects under PM e-Bus Sewa scheme.
  • Monitoring project progress, identifying risks, and implementing mitigation strategies.
  • Coordinating with MoHUA, State government agencies, city authorities, OEM operators, and other stakeholders.
  • Ensuring effective communication and collaboration among team members, stakeholders, and partners.
  • Leading and managing the PMU team, assigning tasks, setting priorities, and providing guidance and support.
  • Facilitating the resolution of disputes arising from bus operations and payments.
  • Handling any other work assigned by MoHUA as per project requirements.

Nature of Employment

The selected candidate will be appointed on a contract basis initially for one (01) year, with the possibility of annual extensions based on satisfactory work performance. The project duration is currently three (03) years.


The selected candidate will receive a consolidated salary of Rs 3,30,000/- per month, which is negotiable, along with a hired vehicle for official duty. Annual salary hikes will be admissible, subject to satisfactory performance.

Selection Process

Candidates will be shortlisted based on eligibility criteria and experience in the relevant field. Shortlisted candidates may be called for an interaction to assess their suitability for the position.

How to Apply

Interested and eligible officers can apply for the Project Team Leader vacancy by submitting a soft copy of their CV and application in the prescribed proforma. The application should be addressed to the Director General, Institute of Urban Transport (India), 1st Floor, Anand Vihar Metro station Building, Delhi - 110092 and emailed to jobs@iutindia.org. The deadline for applications is 2nd October 2023.

PM-eBus Sewa Project

The Government of India has granted approval for the implementation of the PM-eBus Sewa project under the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs. This initiative aims to procure 10,000 e-Buses and establish the necessary infrastructure to enhance city bus operations in selected cities. Successful execution of this project is poised to revolutionize the public transportation system, particularly in smaller cities, the North East region, and cities introducing city bus services for the first time.

To oversee the implementation of PM-eBus Sewa, a Project Management Unit (PMU) is being established within the Institute of Urban Transport. This unit will operate under the purview of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs and will be led by a Project Team Leader—a seasoned expert in the field of public transport, specifically bus operations and management. The PMU will also comprise additional experts specializing in various aspects of the scheme.

Institute of Urban Transport (India)

Established in May 1997, the Institute of Urban Transport (India) operates under the purview of the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs (MoHUA), Government of India. It serves as a leading non-profit organization and is registered under the Societies Registration Act. The institute boasts a diverse membership base, comprising academicians, architects, economists, engineers, transport planners, town planners, and professionals from various fields. With 67 institutional members and around 1,600 individual members, IUT stands as a crucial institution for advancing urban transport knowledge.

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