Railway Recruitment Posts: Gazetted (Group ‘A’ and ‘B’) and Non-Gazetted (Group ‘C’ and ‘D’) in 19 RRBs:-
Group ‘A’ Posts –> Group A posts is carried out by UPSC – appointed through Civil Service Exam, Engineering Service Exam, and Combined Medical Service Examination.
Group ‘B’ Posts –> This posts are not open to directly. The Group B posts link Section Officers Grade – upgraded posts from Group ‘C’ railway employees on deputation basis.
Group ‘C’ Posts –> Technical and Non-Technical cadre posts like Clerk, Station Master, Ticket Collector, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, Engineering posts (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Signal & Telecommunication) etc.
Group ‘D’ Posts –> These posts in various disciplines include Trackman, Helper, Assistant Points Man, Safaiwala / Safaiwali, Gunman, Peon etc.
Recruitment against Quota: Sports Quota, Scouts & Guides Quota and Cultural Quota.
Educational Qualifications: Minimum 10th class pass or ITI or equivalent trade for Group C & D Posts. Graduate / Post Graduate for Group A & B Posts.
Selection Procedure: Written Examination. There is no Interview (Viva Voce) after the written examination. For a very few specific (Group A & B) categories there is a Viva after the written exam, while for certain other categories there is a Skill Test (like typing test or stenography test) and for categories related to operational safety like Assistant Station Master, Assistant Loco Pilot, there will be an Aptitude Test.
Indian Railways Latest Government Jobs Recruitment Opening 2016-17: (Last updated on 18th September 2016)
Name of the Zone
No of Vacancies
Name of the Posts
Last Date for Apply
Executive and Non-Executive posts
September / October 2016
Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL)
Junior Engineer (Station Control)
South Central Railway
Sports Quota Group C Posts 2016-17
Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA)
Manager, GM, JGM
RailTel Corporation of India Limited
Deputy Manager (Technical)
Kochi Metro Rail Limited (KMRL)
Various Managers, Executives
Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Ltd (IRCTC)
Various Managers, Deputy Chief Vigilance Officer
Northeast Frontier Railway
Scouts and Guides 2016-17 (Group C and Group D Posts)
Northeast Frontier Railway
Cultural Quota (Male Singer and Female Singer)
East Coast Railway
Health and Malaria Inspector
North Eastern Railway
Cultural Quota 2016-17 (Group C Posts)
Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited (BMRCL)
Executive Assistant (IT)
Indian Railway Recruitment Zones: Indian Railways organizational structure is divided into 17 zones, which are further sub-divided into various city wise divisions. All RRBs official website links and contact E-Mail List Visit – http://www.rrcb.gov.in/rrbs.html
1. Central Railway (CR) – Mumbai
2. East Central Railway (ECR) – Hajipur
3. East Coast Railway (ECoR) – Bhubaneswar
4. Eastern Railway (ER) – Kolkata
5. North Central Railway (NCR) – Allahabad
6. North Eastern Railway (NER) – Gorakhpur
7. North Western Railway (NWR) – Jaipur
8. Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) – Guwahati
9. Northern Railway Railway (NR) – Delhi
10. South Central Railway (SCR) – Secunderabad
11. South East Central Railway (SECR) – Bilaspur
12. South Eastern Railway (SER) – Kolkata
13. South Western Railway (SWR) – Hubli
14. Southern Railway (SR) – Chennai
15. West Central Railway (WCR) – Jabalpur
16. Western Railway (WR) – Mumbai
17. Metro Railway, Kolkata – Kolkata
Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) Official Website List: