Railway Jobs are considered as the most likeable job for every candidate as railways provide a lot of benefits than any other job in India. The railway recruitment control board manages the Indian railway recruitment by announcing the rrb recruitment notification and conducting exams and selection process for hiring the candidate for Indian railways.
There board release official notification as regards the RRB recruitment every year and all the candidates who are interested to apply for same are provided with an opportunity of being a part of this government job. Topnews provide all such details on a timely basis as and when the data is released through the official notice. One can easily get all the information on the page.
Railway Recruitment 2019 – Latest Railway Jobs 2019-20 Opening List
Railway recruitment board has planned to release job notification for 1.3 lakhs job in various RRB NTPC category. Candidates who seek for railway jobs can take their opportunity to start their career. All the details regarding the job vacancies and available positions for RRB Recruitment 2019 are given below-
|Railway zone||Posts associated||No. of vacancies||Last date for applying|
|Western railway||The jobs available for this zone are junior clerk cum typist, trains clerk, station master, goods guard, and ticket clerks.||There are total vacancies for 725 jobs||30th July 2019|
|Southeast central railways||The posts are for ITI Apprentices||404 total vacancies||25th July 2019|
|Noida metro rail corporation||The jobs are for assistants, junior engineer, train operator and maintainers||Vacancies are for 199 posts||21st August 2019|
|Centre for railway information systems||The posts are available for assistant software engineers||There a total of 50 vacancies||7th August 2019|
|RITES limited||The posts requires various engineers and managers||The zone has 50+ vacancies||August 2019|
|Indian port rail and ropeway corporation limited||The post has a vacancy for managers, clerks, helpers, signal maintainers, etc.||A total of 21 vacany is available||29th July 2019|
|Rail wheel factory||The posts available are for technicians, senior clerk(under sports quota) and technicians||Vacant jobs for 10 posts||4th September 2019|
|Southeastern railway||The posts are available for group c, group d( scouts and guides quota)||Vacancies herein are for 10 posts||5th August 2019|
|Kochi metro rail limited||The posts are available for executive and managers||It has got a vacancy for 4 posts||25th July 2019|
|Konkan railway||The job requires chief electrical engineers||The vacancy is for 3 posts||31st July 2019|
|Southeastern railway||The job is for the cultural quota for dance and instrumental||Vacant jobs for 2 posts||14th August 2019|
|BMRCL||The requirement is for chief engineer and executive director||The vacancy herein for 4 posts||22nd July 2019|
|Lucknow metro rail corporation||The vacancies here in are for 4 jobs||Vacancy for 1 post||19th July 2019|
|Southeast central railway||Vacant jobs for 1 post||The zone has a vacancy for 432 posts||15th July 2019|
|Southwestern railway||The job requires junior clerk cum typist, goods guard and station master||The vacancies herein are for 179 posts||15th July 2019|
|Latest government jobs||The job is available in railway, bank, PSU, others||Total vacancies for 100000+ posts||July 2019|
|Latest engineer jobs||Various engineers are required||Vacancies for 2000+ jobs||July 2019|
List Of Indian Railway Recruitment Zones
In Indian railways, there are a total of 17 zones which are further sub-divided into 68 divisions. Divisional railway manager heads each of the division who further reports to general manager of the zone. The list of the RRB Divisions along with the subdivisions are given below-
|1. Central Railway||Mumbai (Head quarter), Nagpur, Pune, Solapur and Bhusawal|
|2. East coast Railway
|Bhubaneswar (head quarter), Sambalpur, Rayagada and Khurda road|
|3. East central Railway||Hajipur(Head quarter), Samastipur, Sonpur, Danapur, Mugalsarai and Dhanbad|
|4. Eastern Railways||Kolkata(Head quarter) Howrah, Asansol, Malda and Sealdah|
|5. North central Railway||Allahabad(Head quarter), Jhansi and Agra|
|6. North eastern Railway||Lucknow NER, Varanasi and Izzatnagar(Gorakhpur – Head quarter)|
|7. North western Railway||Jaipur(headquarter), Bikaner, jodhpur and Ajmer|
|8. Northeast frontier Railway||Guwahati(headquarter ) Alipurduar, Kathihar , Lumding, Tinsukia and Rangiya|
|9. Northern Railway||Delhi(headquarter), Lucknow NR, Moradabad, Ambala and Firozpur|
|10. South central Railway||Secunderabad(headquarter) Hyderabad and Nanded|
|11. South east central Railway||Bilaspur(headquarter) Nagpur SEC and Raipur|
|12. South eastern Railway||Kolkata(headquarter) Adra, Kharagpur, Ranchi and Chakradharpur|
|13. South western Railway||Hubballi(headquarter), Mysuru and Bengaluru|
|14. Southern Railway||Chennai(headquarter), Madhurai, Palakkad, Salem, Thiruvananthapuram and Tiruchirappalli|
|15. South coast Railway||Visakhapatnam(headquarter), Guntur, Guntakal and Vijayawada|
|16. West central Railway||Jabalpur(headquarter), Kota and Bhopal|
|17. Western Railway||Mumbai(headquarter), Ratlam, Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Bhavnagar|
For every railway recruitment zone, there are separate recruitment boards for hiring the candidates for suitable jobs. Suburban railways are also available which is controlled by the central government and the state government.
Metro Railway List
In total 10 Indian cities are having metro rail connectivity while 5 other cities have it under construction.
|In service metro list|
|Kolkata metro corporation limited|
|Delhi metro rail corporation limited|
|Bangalore metro rail corporation limited|
|Chennai metro rail corporation limited|
|Mumbai metro rail corporation limited|
|Kochi metro rail corporation limited|
|Lucknow metro rail corporation limited|
|Jaipur metro rail corporation limited|
|Hyderabad metro rail corporation limited|
|Rapid metro rail, Gurgaon|
|Navi Mumbai metro|
|Metro link between Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar|
Companies Allied To Railways In India 2019
There are 14 public sector undertakings and other organisations functioning under the ministry of the railway.
- Rail India technical and economic services limited (RITES)
- Indian railway construction company limited (IRCOC)
- Container Corporation of India (CONCOR)
- Konkan railway corporation limited (KRCL)
- Centre for a railway information system (CRIS)
- Indian railway catering and tourism corporation limited (IRCTC)
- RailTel Corporation of India Limited (RailTel)
- Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (RVNL)
- Bharat wagon and engineering limited (BWEL)
- Mumbai railway Vikas corporation
- Indian railway finance corporation (IRFC)
- Burn standard company
- Dedicated freight corridor corporation of India (DFCCIL)
- Braithwaite and Company limited
- High- Speed rail corporation of India
- Chittaranjan locomotive works
- Diesel locomotive works, varasansi
- Integral coach factory, perambur
- Diesel components works, Patiala
- Rail coach factory, Kapurthala
- Wheel and axle plant, Bangalore
Railway Recruitment Posts
The railway jobs are classified into four classes- Group A and B( Gazetted), Group C and D(Non-Gazetted).
- Group A– This is the highest post anyone can be recruited and are selected into one of the 10 departments/functional branches of each railway zone. They comprise of technical, non-technical and modern services.
|Non- technical services||Technical services||Medical services|
|Departments||IRTS:900 traffic service officers
IRPS:400 personnel service officers
IRAS: 15 for accounts service
RPF: 130 for a railway protection force
|IRSE: for civil engineers
IRSEE: for electrical engineers
IRSME: for mechanical engineers
IRSS: for stores service
IRSSE: for signal engineers
IRMS: For medical services
|Recruitment process||a. By civil service examination conducted by UPSC
b. By promotion of Group B Officers in IRTS
|By Indian engineering services examination conducted by UPSC||By combined medical service examination conducted by UPSC|
|Education qualification||a. Must be undergraduate from central, state or deemed university.
b. Must have a degree or an equivalent government recognized qualification.
|a. Must have a Bachelor’s degree in engineering.
b. Done MSc in wireless communication, electronics, radio physics or radio engineering.
|Must have passed both written and practical MBBS examination.|
|Age limit||The age of the candidate must be between 21 to 32 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST.||The age of the candidate must be between 21 to 30 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST.||The age of the candidate must be less than 32, with an exception for OBC/SC/ST.|
Average salary-the officers of Group A have an average salary of INR 80,000 to 90,000 with facilities of HRA, medical, transport, etc.
- Group B– The officers of Group B are not recruited by direct means. It relies on the promotion from officers already in Group C posts. In the civil engineering department, 70% of the posts are filled by the process of selection by the non-ministerial Group C staff of the same department, while the 30% of the remaining posts are filled by the Group C staffs who have qualified the departmental competitive exam after serving for at least 5 years.
Average salary-The officers of Group C have an average salary of INR 50,000 plus additional benefits.
- Group C– The recruitment of the officers of Group C is done by the Railway Recruitment Board. Some of the examples of Group C jobs are given below-
|Jobs||Education qualification||Age limit||Average salary in INR|
|Ticket collector||12th passed||The age of the candidate must be between 18 to 29 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST||The salary is between 5200-20,200+Grade Pay of 1900+allowance of 27000|
|Assistant station master||A graduate or must have an equivalent degree from recognized university||The age of the candidate must be between 18 to 32 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST||The salary is between 5200-20,200+Grade Pay of 2000|
|Assistant locomotive pilot& technician grade 3||10th passed + ITI from a certified board
Technician- 10th passed+ ITI from a certified board+12th passed with physics, maths or have a diploma in engineering
|The age of the candidate must be between 18 to 30 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST||The salary is 19,900|
|Goods guard||A graduate or must have a diploma in rail transport and management||The age of the candidate must be between 18 to 29 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST||The salary is between 5200-20,200+ Grade Pay of 1900|
- Group D– This group consists of posts like trackman, gateman, helpers, porters, etc.
Age limit- the age of the candidate must be between 18 to 33 years with an exception for OBC/SC/ST.
Education qualification-10th passed or must have ITI certificate from either the National Council for Vocational Training or the State Council for Vocational Training.
Average salary-the salary of this group is INR 18,000 per month.
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Choosing The Right Job At The Right Time
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General Documents To Apply For The Railway Recruitments 2019
Some of the documents which need to be provided by the candidates to make their application a proper one are mentioned below:
- Marksheets associated with their academic records until the date of their application, which has been issued by any recognized body or board registered under the Government of India.
- Aadhar card
- PAN card
- Passport (if asked for)
- Driving licence
- Date of Birth certificate
- Photographs (number as specified)
- Any other extra qualification certificates if any
- Any certificates as regards the SC/ST, if applied through same, etc are some of the relevant documents that might be needed or asked for. Candidates can also carry along any other relevant documents which they think to be appropriate during the selection or verification of the original documents.