Lahore —The Urban Unit arranged a Recruitment Test for the position of Research Associates for 8 different categories namely Engineering, Environment, Information Technology, Finance & Accounts, GIS, Urban Planning, Urban Economics and Transport. The purpose of this activity was to ensure merit and transparency as well as to screen out the best of best among a huge pool of 670 selected candidates, who had applied for the post. This recruitment test is also a manifestation of The Urban Unit’s mission to provide capacity building to various projects of the Government of the Punjab. This test provided a great opportunity to candidates to exhibit their knowledge, experience and expertisein order to secure a promising career with The Urban Unit.
The Urban Unit provides equal opportunity to women and also encourages them to apply and qualify through proper channels.
It is worth mentioning here a total of 1700 applications have been received in response to widely circulated ads in national press, social media and other forums. The Urban Unit has been recruiting on pure merits since its establishment.
Only the selected candidates will be called for hiring after 6 week pre-job training conducted by the Urban Unit.