RRB Group C Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Vacancies Likely to Increase from 26,502 to 60,000 (Update: 01 August 2018)
RRB Recruitment 2018 Group C Posts: The Railway Ministry is planning to increase Indian Railways Group C posts for Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and technicians from 26,502 vacancies to 60,000. The official notification for these posts was released in March this year by the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). At that time, RRB had released a separate notification for recruitment of Group D posts in Indian Railways. The total number of vacancies for Group C and D were about 1 lakh. According to Indian Railways, approximately 47 lakh candidates had applied for RRB Group C recruitment drive.
Indian Railway has informed that the number of Group C vacancies were provisional and the number of vacancies are likely to be increased to 60,000. A detailed notification about enhanced vacancies will be released in coming days.
Examination for RRB 2018 Group C Posts of ALP and Technicians
The candidates who had applied for the post of ALP and technicians will undergo the first set of computer-based tests (CBTs) on August 9, 2018. The admit cards for this Group C online examination will be released just four days prior to the examination.
RRB Group C Examination schedule
The CBT will be of 60 minutes’ duration. Eligible PWD candidates accompanied with scribe will be given 80 minutes to complete the test. There will be a total of 75 multiple choice questions. There will be negative marking for incorrect answers.
Railway Recruitment Board has also released a sample mock test for the candidates who have applied for these Group C Posts to let them have an idea about CBT exam.
Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Invites Applications for Group C Post of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Categories (Update: 03 February 2018)
Centralized Employment Notification Number: CEN 01/2018
RRB Recruitment 2018 Group C Posts: Railway Recruitment Board has invited applications from eligible candidates for Group C posts of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technicians in Indian Railways. According to RRB official notification, there are about 26,500 Group C vacancies to be filled up. Interested candidates who want a job in Indian railways need to apply through ONLINE Mode for these Group C posts in Railways. The last date of submitting applications in 5 March 2018.
Application Fee for Railway ALP Group C Posts
General and OBC candidates who wish to apply for RRB Group C – ALP posts need to pay Rs. 500/- as application fee. Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ Ex-Serviceman/ PWDs/ Female/ Transgender/ Minorities/ Economically backward class categories will have to pay Rs. 250/- as application fee. As per RRB notification, Rs. 400/- will be refunded to General and OBC candidate when they appear in the exam. For other categories, Rs. 250/- will be refunded to candidates if they appear in the exam.
Instructions for Candidates:
:- Candidates need to submit their application through ONLINE mode only. Each candidate will submit only one application for all the notified posts. If a candidate is found to have submitted more than one application, his/her candidature will be cancelled.
:- Candidates should provide only correct information about themselves. If at any stage of RRB recruitment 2018 Group C, the Railway Board finds that any information provided by the applicant in the application is false/incorrect, the candidature of the applicant will be immediately rejected
:- Please ensure that you fulfill the prescribed medical standards for the post(s) you are applying for.
:- A candidate must be 18 to 28 Years of age as on 01 July 2018.
:- Vacancies indicated in this employment notice are provisional and RRB can increase or decrease as per requirement.
:- There will be negative marking in the CBT for incorrect answers.
:- A candidate must provide his/her own mobile number and active email id to RRB and these should be kept active during the process of RRB recruitment 2018 for Group C posts. RRB will send information to candidates through SMS or emails until the recruitment process is completed.
:- Admission of a candidate to any stage of Group C recruitment process will be purely provisional, subject to the candidates fulfilling prescribed eligibility conditions.
RRBs will conduct verification of eligibility conditions of a candidate only after a candidate has qualified in all the stages of examinations and is shortlisted for Document Verification. IN case RRBs find that a candidate does not satisfy the eligibility criteria, his/her candidature may be rejected.
:- Please ensure that you possess Technical qualifications for the post you are applying for.
:- Candidates who qualify the preliminary written/CBT and are called for document verification will be required to pass requisite medical fitness test(s). Railway Administration will carry out these tests to ensure that a candidate is medically fit to conduct his/her duties connected with their post(s).
:- Submit only single ONLINE application (common for the notified posts – ALP and Technicians) using the URL link 01/2018 provided on the official RRB websites.
RRB Invites Applications for Various Group C Posts of Non-Technical Popular Categories (Graduate) (Update: 26 December 2015)
Centralized Employment Notice Number: CEN No. 03/2015
Last Date of Submission of Applications: 25 January 2016
Railway Recruitment Board RRB Recruitment 2018 for Group C Posts: RRB is seeking applications from eligible candidates for multiple Group C posts of Non-Technical Popular Categories (Graduate). The last date of submitting the application form is 25 January 2016.
Common Computer-based Test/Exam for these vacancies is expected to be conducted in March – May 2016. RRB will accept only those applications that are sent through ONLINE mode. Applications sent through any other mode will not be accepted.
:- Candidates applying for the post of Traffic Apprentice (TA), Junior Accounts Assistance-Cum-Typist (JAA), Commercial Apprentice (CA), Goods Guard, Senior Clerk-Cum-Typist, Enquiry-Cum-Reservation Clert (ECRC), Assistant Station Master(ASM), Traffic Assistant and Senior Time Keeper must ensure that they fulfill all the eligibility criteria for these RRB Group C posts. If at any stage, RRB finds that a candidate provided false information to the RRB and did not satisfy criteria at the time of applying for the post, his/her candidature will be cancelled immediately.
:- A candidate needs to submit only single application (common for all notified categories) He/she will provide options in the application for the posts as per his/her eligibility.
:- There is no examination fee for the SC/ST category candidates. Women candidates and those from Ex-Servicemen/Minorities/Transgender/ Persons with Disabilities and Economically backward classes also need not pay any fee. Male candidates belonging to Unreserved/OBC need to pay Rs 100 as examination fee.
:-There will be negative marking in CBT/Exam. One-third mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
:- Candidates are not allowed to bring mobile phones, pagers, laptops, calculators or any other electronics/communication device inside the premises of the examination center.
:-The upper and lower age limit indicated for a particular post will be reckoned as on 1 January 2016. For SC/ST candidates, upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years. For OBC candidates, upper age limit is relaxable by 3 years.
:- Candidates must possess required educational qualifications from a recognized board/university . They must have completed 12 years of schooling through an exam conducted by a board/university.
:- Candidates will be required to produce their original educational certificates/documents at the time of document verifcation (after successfully passing the CBT/written examination).
Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Invites Applications for Various Group C Posts Under Special Recruitment Drive for Persons with Disabilities (Update: 22 August 2015)
Centralized Employment Notice Number: CEN 02/2015
Last Date of Submissions of Applications: 21 September 2015
RRB Recruitment Group C Posts 2018: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is inviting applications from eligible candidates for various Group C posts under special recruitment drive for persons with disabilities. The last date of submitting the application form is 21 September 2015.
The written/online examination will be conducted between 24 October 2015 and 4 November 2015. There are multiple posts under non-technical popular categories (under graduate). These posts include Junior Clerk cum Typist, Accountants Clerk cum Typist, Commercial Clerk, Trains Clerk, and Ticket Examiner. There is no examination fee for the candidates. Before applying for these posts, please ensure that you fulfill all the eligibility criteria for these posts, and come under the definition of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) as specified in Para 11 of the RRB notification.
:- Only applications sent through ONLINE mode will be accepted. Candidates need not send any physical copy of their applications to RRBs.
:- There will be negative marking in the written exam. For each wrong/incorrect answer, 1/3 mark will be deducted.
:- Mobile phone, calculators and other electronic gadgets are not allowed in the examination hall.
:- Candidates who have been debarred for life from all RRBs/RRC examinations or candidates who have been debarred for a specified period which is not yet completed need NOT apply in response to this centralized employment notice.
:- Candidates should note that their signatures on answer sheets, question booklets and other prescribed places are identical, either in Hindi or English. These signatures must be in running hand and not in Block/Capital letters or disjointed letters.
:- Candidates should mention their order of preference of Category of posts and the Railway Unit when applying for these posts.
:- Selection of candidates will be done based on a written/online examination followed by qualifying skill test—that is—typing test for the posts of junior clerk-cum-typist and Account clerk-cum-typist. This will be followed by verification of original documents. RRBs may hold additional tests if considered necessary for all or for a limited number of candidates.
:- Candidates who are finally selected will undergo training as prescribed for the post.
Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) Invites Applications for Group C Post Under Junior Engineer Group & Senior Section Engineer Group (Update: 27 June 2015)
Centralized Employment Notice: CEN 01/2015
Posts: Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent, Chemical & Metallergical Assistant, Senior Section Engineer and Chief Depot Material Superintendent
Last Date of Submission of Applications: 26 July 20015
Date of ONLINE Examination: Between 22nd August 2015 and 5th September 2015.
RRB Recruitment 2018 for Group C Posts: Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is seeking applications from eligible candidates for various posts of Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent, Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant, Senior Section Engineer and Chief Depot Material Superintendent, in different departments of the Indian Railway.
There is no examination fee for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Women/Ex-Servicemen/Minorities/ Persons with Disabilities/Economically backward categories. Male candidates from UR/OBC categories will have to pay an examination fee of Rs 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only).
Candidates will apply through ONLINE mode only, and send their online applications through any one RRB website.
The last date for receipt of ONLINE applications by RRBs is 26 July 2015. No hard copy of application will be accepted by RRBs.
For all candidates, online exam will be conducted on the same day between 22nd August 2015 and 5th September 2015.
The age limits indicated for a specific post in the vacancy table will be reckoned as on 01.07.2015. There is age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC categories, however, SC/ST/OBC candidates applying against unreserved vacancies will not be offered any age relaxation.
For Ex-Servicemen candidates, age relaxation offered will be up to the extent of service rendered in Defense, plus 3 years, provided on the condition that they have put in more than 6 months service after attestation.
At the time of document verification process, candidates will need to produce the following documents:
:- Matriculation/High School Examination Certificate or Equivalent certificate (Proof for Date of Birth and Matric Qualification).
:- Diploma / Degree Certificate (As applicable).
:- Caste Certificate for SC/ST/OBC candidates
:- Income Certificate for Waiving Examination Fee
:- Medical Certificate for Persons with Disabilities
:- NOC from serving employees/Ex-Servicemen
:- Minority declaration on Non-judicial Stamp Paper
RRB Invites Applications for Group C Posts Under Para-Medical Categories (Staff Nurse, Health & Malaria Inspector, Pharmacist & ECG Technician) (Update: 01 November 2014)
Centralized Employment Notice: CEN 04/2014
Last Date of Submission of Applications: 1 December 2014
Date of Written Exam: 08 February 2015
Railway Recruitment Board – RRB – is inviting applications from suitable candidates for Group C Posts of Staff Nurse, Health & Malaria Inspector, and Pharmacist & ECG Technician, Radiographer, Lab Assistant Gr II, Lab Superintendent Gr III, Haemo Dialysis Technician, Cardiology Technician, Audiologist cum – Speech Therapist, Physiotherapist, Dietician, District Extension Educator, Ophthalmic Technician cum Optician, Male Field Worker, Dental Hygienist, Optometrist, Audiometry Technician, X-Ray Technician, Cath Lab Technician. All these posts are under Para-Medical Categories.
RRB Invites Applications for Various Group C Posts of Ministerial, Isolated Categories and Teachers (Update: 11 October 2014)
Centralized Employment Notice: CEN 03/2014
RRB has inviting applications from interested and eligible candidates for the post of Stenographer/Junior Stenographer. The last date of submitting the completed application form is 10 November 2014.
For posts of Stenographer (Hindi), Stenographer (English), Chief Law Assistant, Junior Translators (Hindi), Scientific Supervisor (Ergonomics and Training), Scientific Supervisor (Psycho), Scientific Assistant Grade I Training, Artists (Psycho) and All Teachers Categories, the written exam will be conducted on 11 January 2015.
For Posts of Librarian/ Library Information Assistant, Staff and Welfare Inspector, Assistant Catering Manager/ Catering Supervisor Gr-III/ Assistant Canteen Manager, Horticulture Inspector/Horticulture Supervisor/Field Man (Horticulture), Publicity Inspector, Senior Publicity Inspector, Catering Inspector, Photographer, Head Cook/Commercial Cook, Finer Print Examiner, Lab Assistant III posts, the written examination will be conducted on 18 January 2015.
Last Date for Submission of Applications is 10 November 2014.
RRB Invites Applications for the Group C Posts of Junior Engineers, Depot Material Superintendent, Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant, and Senior Section Engineer, Chief Depot Material Superintendent (Update: 20 September 2014)
Centralized Employment Notice: CEN 02/2014
Last Date of Submitting the Application: 19 October 2014
RRB Recruitment 2018 Group C: RRB is inviting applications from eligible candidates for Group C post of Junior Engineers, Depot Material Superintendent, Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant, and Senior Section Engineer, Chief Depot Material Superintendent. The last date of submitting the application form is 19 October 2014.
Date of Written Examination:
:- For Junior Engineer Group (Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent, Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant; Grade Pay Rs.4200), the written examination will be conducted on 14 December 2014.
:- For Senior Section Engineer Group (Senior Section Engineer, Chief Depot Material Superintendent; Grade Pay Rs.4600), the written exam will be held on 21 December 2014.
RRB Invites Applications for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technicians (Update: 18 January 2014)
Centralized Employment Notice: CEN 01/2014
Last Date of Submitting the Application: 17 February 2014
RRB Recruitment 2018 Group C Posts: Railway Recruitment Board has invited applications from eligible candidates in prescribed format on A-4 size bond paper of 80 GSM for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot and Technicians. Applications complete in all respects should be sent by Ordinary Post to the Railway Recruitment Boards concerned as mentioned in the notification, so as to reach on or before the last date. The applications can also be dropped in the box kept at the premises of RRB offices concerned till the closing date and time. The last date of submitting the application is 17th February 2014. For candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Lahaul and Spiti districts, and some other regions, the closing date for receipt of applications by Ordinary posts will be 04 March 2014 up to 17:30 hours.
The written examination for these posts will be conducted on 15 June 2014.