KRCL Technician Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online, Application Form

KRCL Technician Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online, Application Form :

Konkan Railway Corporation Limited is ready to conduct a recruitment event for the vacant posts of Technician Grade III Electrical & ESTM in Signal and Telecommunication Department. Konkan railways Technician recruitment online application process has been already started so interested candidates should fill and submit online application to apply for any of the available post on official website. But before attempting online application, candidates are requested to know everything about this recruitment event like date of release of official notification, eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, fee, mode of payment, process, call letters, results, cut-off/merit list etc.

KRCL Technician 2018 Quick Look

Examination conducted byKonkan Railway Corporation Limited
Examination NameKRCL Technician Recruitment 2018
Recruitment CategoryTechnician
Posts nameTechnician Grade III Electrical & Electrical Signal and Telecom Maintainer (ESTM) -III
Employment Notification No.CO/P-R/02/2018
Notification released onMarch 23rd 2018
Online application starts fromMarch 23rd 2018 (12.00 hrs onwards)
Closing dateApril 30th 2018 up to 23:59 Hrs
Payment can be doneUp to 30/04/2018 till 22.00 Hrs
Total Number of Vacancies65
Admit card downloadWill be updated shortly
Recruitment processCBT and DV
Final result declarationWill be updated shortly
Apply online onKRCL’s official website (

KRCL Technician Recruitment

KRCL Technician 2018 Official Notification

On 23rd March 2018, Konkan Railway Corporation Limited has released official notification for the recruitment of eligible candidates on the post of Technician Grade III Electrical & ESTM in Signal and Telecommunication Department against employment notification no. CO/P-R/02/2018. Since official notification is already released therefore you can download or read it by clicking here

KRCL Technician Recruitment 2018 Number of vacancies

According to official notification, there are total 65 vacancies to be filled through this upcoming recruitment event. However, this number of vacancies can be changed as per the requirement of KRCL. Post and category-wise number of vacancies is given in below table:

S. No.Posts nameURSCSTOBC-NCLTotal
1Electrician -III/Electrical2844238
2Electrical Signal and Telecom Maintainer (ESTM) -III1652427

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KRCL Technician 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Only candidates belong to the states of Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa are eligible to apply for this recruitment event. Other eligibility criteria details are given below:

Age limit and relaxation: Candidates in between 18 to 30 years are eligible to apply for this recruitment event. However, as per the laws of Government of India, candidates belonging to reserved categories are eligible for relaxation in maximum age limit. For more details, roll your eye balls at below given table:

S. No.Category nameRelaxation in Upper age limit (in years)
2OBC- Non-Creamy Layer3

Candidates looking for relaxation in upper age limit should have to submit supportive documents at the time of document verification. If a candidate fails to do so then he will not be considered for final selection.

Educational Qualifications: Candidates should have technical as well as educational qualifications as notified in official notification. Candidates should have passed 10th examinations along with an ITI diploma in respective trade. Final year students or students waiting for final results should not apply. Post-wise educational qualifications are given below:

S. No.Technician post nameEssential qualifications/Relevant Trade
1ESTM in Signal and Telecommunication DepartmentMatriculation/SSLC passed along with an ITI diploma in any of the trades:- Electronics/ Electrician/ Wireman / Mechanic
2Technician Grade III ElectricalMatriculation/SSLC passed along with an ITI diploma in any of the trades:- Wireman /Electrician/ Mechanic HT, LT Equipment’s and Cable Jointing/Electronics Mechanic

KRCL Technician 2018 Application Fee & Mode of Payment

Categoryfee (in Rs.)
General (only male candidates)500/-
All females250/-
SC/ST candidates250/-

Candidates can pay their fee online up to 30/04/2018 till 22.00 Hrs by using a debit or credit card or internet banking facility. As per official notification, the exam fee of Rs. 250/-paid by female candidates and candidates belonging to minority, SC/ST and ex-servicemen categories is refundable to those candidates who will appeared in CBT.

KRCL Technician 2018 Application Form and process

Interested candidates should have o attempt online application to apply for this recruitment event. Complete procedure of attempting online application is given below:

  • Go to KRCL’s official website @
  • Search for ‘Recruitment’ section
  • Enter to the online application page by clicking ‘Apply’ link
  • Read all the steps carefully
  • Click on the ‘Register’ tab
  • Enter the required details in shown registration form
  • Submit all the details
  • You will receive a registration number along with a link
  • Use both received things to complete your online application process
  • Upload the scanned copies of required documents like photograph & signature
  • Click on the ‘Upload’ tab then ‘Final Submit’
  • Make the payment by using any of the above said means
  • Preview and print your finally submitted application form
  • Keep the printed copy of your online application form safe to use in future

KRCL Technician 2018 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

KRCL technician recruitment event will involve a CBT followed by a document verification round. The CBT is of screening nature and have MCQs based on Common General Awareness and Technical Awareness in the relevant trade.

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CBT- Pattern & Syllabus

Section No.Section nameNo. of Questions (100)Total timeSyllabus
1Common General Awareness9090 MinutesMathematics (BODMAS, Square Root, Simple & Compound Interest, Decimals, Fractions, Elementary Statistics, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc), General Intelligence and Reasoning (Analogies, Analytical reasoning, Coding & Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Data Interpretation & Sufficiency and so on.), general aware & current affairs in Indian Politics, economy, geography, culture etc.
2Technical Awareness10This section of question paper will have questions on technical awareness in respective trade. Syllabus is available on the DGET website.

CBT Qualifying marks for various categories:

  • For UR candidates- 50% marks
  • For OBC-NCL/SC/ST candidates- 40% marks

KRCL Technician 2018 CBT Date

Exact date of computer based test is not disclosed by Konkan Railway Corporation Limited yet but as per official notification, it is confirmed that CBT will be held in the month of June 2018.

KRCL Technician 2018 Call letter

Before one week from the date of examination, candidates can download their CBT call letters from KRCL’s official website.

How to download Call letters?

  • Open Official website @
  • Find and click on recruitment tab and then on current notifications
  • Click on KRCL Technician Admit cards
  • Enter required details and submit
  • Save or print your admit card

KRCL Technician 2018 Result

Final result will be available on KRCL’s official website after few days from the date of computer based test. After announcement of CBT results, candidates will be called for document verification.


In a nutshell, we just want to tell you if you still have any query or feedback then feel free to contact us. We will be happy to help you.

We wish you Best of Luck for your KRCL Technician Recruitment 2018.


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