Assam's economy is based on agriculture and oil. It is rich in natural resources like oil and natural gas, coal, rubber, tea and some minerals like granite, limestone and kaolin. Assam has four oil refineries. Oil India Ltd, one of the biggest public sector oil company of the country, has its plant and headquarter in the state. Though the industrial growth has been slow when compared to other states, there are numerous opportunities for jobs in Assam across various sectors. Tourism
, sericulture and mining industries are showing steady growth supplementing the major income from tea production. Guwahati of Assam is one of the 100 cities to be developed as Smart City under the Smart Cities Mission.
Assam has a chemical fertilizer plant at Namrup, petrochemical industries at Namrup and Bongaigaon, paper mills at Jagiroad, Panchgram and Jogighopa, sugar mills at Barua Bamun Gaon, Chargola, Kampur, cement plant at Bokajan, cosmetics plant of Hindustan Unilever (HUL) at Doom Dooma, etc. There has been a rapid growth in services sector in the recent years like the rapid diversification in the communication sector, transport sector, trade and business services, banking services, hotel and catering services and introduction of various ancillary services. The govt is trying to encourage projects and bring in more jobs in Assam. There are vacancies in many govt jobs in Assam. State forest department, IIT, NRHM, Guwahati
High Court, Assam Agriculture University, Indian Oil Corporation, SSA, Oil India Ltd, Assam PSC etc are hiring for govt jobs in Assam. Find various Assam jobs at Wisdom Jobs in the field of marketing, administration, engineering, sales, insurance, banks, field support, banks, courier, teaching, construction etc. New vacancies posted daily. Sign up with Wisdom Jobs to know about latest jobs in Assam. Get notified about bank jobs in Assam. Crack premium jobs by taking Pragnya Meter tests.