Railway Recruitment 2018 – Upcoming RRB jobs 2018

RRB Recruitment 2018 & RRC Recruitment 2018 – Railway Recruitment 2018 Apply Online :

In the year 2018, the Railway Recruitment Board(s) (also known as RRBs) & Railway Recruitment Cell(s) (also known as RRCs) are separately going to conduct this century’s biggest RRB Recruitment 2018. It is expected that through this upcoming recruitment examinations, RRB(s) & RRC(s) will recruit more than 2.5 lakh candidates for several vacant positions in Indian Railways. However, official notice is yet to be released. As per our sources, here, we are going to list out everything about this mega railway recruitment 2018 examination such as List of Jobs, Notification Details, Application dates, Vacancy details and other examination related information etc.

The first important thing about any Recruitment process is ‘official notification’. Now, the question is whether RRB(s) have released the official notification for RRB Recruitment 2018? Yes, RRB(s) and RRC(s) haven released official notification. According to AIRF officials, here we are listing out details on RRB Recruitment 2018 official notification.

RRC Recruitment 2018

About RRB & RRC

The Railway Recruitment Board(s) and Railway Recruitment Cell(s) are one of the most reputed recruitment organizations in India work directly under the Railway Recruitment Control Board (RRCB), Ministry of Railways, India. Every year, RRB(s) & RRC(s) separately (sometimes jointly) conduct a national level recruitment examination to recruit candidates on vacant posts of Group B, C & D. However, recruitment examination for the posts of Group A is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) only. Group-wise details of posts in Indian Railway are given below.

Group NameName Of The PostsRecruitment exercise conducted by
A

  • SCRA (Special Class Railway Apprentice)

  • IRSSE (Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineer)

  • IRTS (Indian Railway Traffic Services)

  • IRAS (Indian Railway Accounts Service)

  • IRPS (Indian Railway Personal Service)

  • IRSME (Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers)

  • IRSEE (Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers)

  • IRPF (Indian Railway Protection Force)

  • IRSE (Indian Railway Service of Engineers)

  • IRSS (Indian Railway Stores Services)

  • ESE (Engineering Service Examination)

  • IRMS (Indian Railway Medical Services)

  • IAS Allied Services

UPSC (Union Public Service Commission)
B

  • Depot Material Superintendent

  • Senior Section engineer

  • Chief Depot Material Superintendent

  • Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant

  • Junior Engineer

Railway Recruitment Board(s) (RRBs)
C

Technical Posts (ALP & Technician Grade III)



  • Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

  • Signal

  • Telecommunication maintainer

  • Civil

  • Mechanical

  • Electrical

  • Diesel electrical

  • Diesel mechanical

  • C&W fitter


Non-technical Posts (NTPC)




  • Assistant station master (ASM)

  • Traffic apprentice (TA)

  • Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-Typist (JAA)

  • Ticket collector

  • Goods guard

  • Senior Clerk-cum-typist

  • Commercial Apprentice (CA)

  • Traffic assistant

  • Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk (ECRC)

  • Senior time keeper

Railway Recruitment Board(s) (RRBs)
D

  • Assistant

  • Tracker

  • Trackman

  • Gunman

  • Peon

  • Safaiwala/ Safaiwali

  • Helper

  • Keyman

  • Shunter

  • Welder

  • Fitter

Railway Recruitment Cell(s) (RRCs)

There are total 21 RRBs & RRCs located in different regions of India as listed below

AjmerAhemadabad  Allahabad
BhopalBangloreChennai
ChandigarhBilaspurBhubaneswar
GuwahatiGorakhpurJammu & Kashmir
MaldaKolkataRanchi
PatnaMuzaffurpurMumbai
SiliguriSecunderabadThiruvananthapuram

About RRB Recruitment 2018 Examination

Railway Recruitment

As per our sources, we have got to know that RRB will fill all the 2.5 lakh vacancies by conducting 2 recruitment examinations in 2018. It is expected that first examination will be conducted by RRB(s) in the month of September 2018 to recruit candidates for filling all the vacant posts of Group B & Group C (technical & NTPC). Below, we are going to explain all expected upcoming RRB recruitment examination’s post-wise details, eligibility criteria, number of expected vacancies etc.

  1. RRB JE & SSE Recruitment 2018
  2. RRB Recruitment 2018
  3. RRB ALP Recruitment 2018
  4. RRB NTPC Recruitment 2018
  5. RRB ASM Recruitment 2018
  6. RRB JE Recruitment 2018
  7. Railway Group D Recruitment 2018
  8. RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 2018

Upcoming RRB Recruitment Examination 2018 Group B Posts

Name Of The PostMinimum Educational QualificationsNumber Of Vacancies (expected)Age-limit & Relaxation (in years) Salary
Senior Section engineer (P-Way, Bridge, Works, Drawing (Civil) &
Design & Estimation, TMS, Research
Engineer/Engg, telecommunication, Track Machine, Electrical (TRD & TRS), Signal, Dsl Electrical, Dsl Mechanical, Carriage & Wagon, Mechanical etc.)
4 years Bachelor's Degree in specific field/sub for which candidate is applying from a recognized Institution/University 4500Age limit:

Min-20
Max- 34


Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
9300-34800 (PB) + 4600 (GP)
Chief Depot Material SuperintendentDegree in Engineering in any
discipline approved by AICTE
5000Age limit:
Min-20
Max- 34
Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
9300-34800 (PB) + 4600 (GP)
Junior Engineer (P.Way, IT, Works, Bridge, Drawing/ Drawing
& Design &
Estimation (Civil), Mechanical, Carriage & Wagon
(Open Line), Diesel
Mechanical, Diesel Electrical, Electrical/ Electrical
General, Electrical TRD & TRS, Signal, telecommunication, track machine etc)
3 Years Diploma in specific field/sub for which candidate is applying from a recognized Institution/University 5000Age limit:

Min-20
Max- 34


Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
9300-34800 (PB) + 4600 (GP)
Chemical & Metallurgical AssistantBachelor’s degree in Chemical/ Metallurgy
Engineering approved by AICTE
OR
M.Sc Degree in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry from a recognized Institution/University
5000Age limit:

Min-20
Max- 34


Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
9300-34800 (PB) + 4600 (GP)
Depot Material Superintendent
Degree in Engineering in any
discipline approved by AICTE
-Age limit:
Min-20
Max- 34
Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
9300-34800 (PB) + 4600 (GP)

RRB Recruitment 2018 Examination Group B Important Dates

Examination conducted byThe Railway Recruitment Board(s) (RRBs)
Notification released onWill be released soon
Examination NameRRB recruitment 2018
Examination conducted forGroup B Posts
Essential educational QualificationRefer above table
Examination typeRecruitment test for vacant posts of JE & SSE groups posts
Starting date to fill the form onlineWill be updated shortly
Last date to fill the form onlineWill be updated shortly
Admit card downloadWill be updated shortly
Single Stage computer based testWill be updated shortly
Document verificationWill be updated shortly
Final result declarationWill be updated shortly
Examination centersAll over India (major towns or cities)
Apply online onRespective RRB(s) website (http://www.rrcb.gov.in/)

RRB Recruitment 2018 Examination For Group C Posts

Category NameName of the PostMinimum educational qualificationsNumber of Vacancies (expected) Age-limit & relaxation (in years) Salary
Technical (ALP & Technician Gr III)Assistant loco pilot (ALP)10th passed along with course completed Act apprenticeship or ITI approved by NCVT/ SCVT in any fields or equivalent qualification from a government recognized board or institution 23000Age limit:

Min-18
Max- 30



Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
5200-20,200/- (PB) + 1900(GP)
Signal technician, wireless maintainer and telecommunication maintainer10th passed along with course completed Act apprenticeship or ITI approved by NCVT/ SCVT in the specified fields or equivalent qualification from a government recognized board or institution
OR
10+2 with Physics & Maths
OR
3 years diploma in engineering from a AICTE approved institution/university
Technician grade III (Civil,
Mechanical, turner, welder, plumber, mason, pipe fitter, electrical, carpenter, diesel electrical,
diesel mechanical,
C&W fitter)
10th passed along with course completed Act apprenticeship or ITI approved by NCVT/ SCVT in the specified trade
Non-technical Posts (NTPC)Senior time keeper, Senior clerk-cum-typist & Junior Accounts assistant-cum-typistGraduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university or its equivalent along with typing proficiency in English/Hindi on computer75000Age limit:


Min-18
Max- 32


Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
Rs 5200-20200 (PB) + 2800 (GP)
Traffic assistant, Assistant station master (ASM), Goods guard, Enquiry-cum-reservation clerk, Traffic Apprentice & Commercial apprenticeGraduation degree in any discipline from a recognized university or its equivalent

RRB Recruitment 2018 Examination Group C Important Dates

Examination conducted byThe Railway Recruitment Board(s) (RRBs)
Notification released onWill be released soon
Examination NameRRB recruitment 2018
Examination conducted for categoriesTechnical (ALP & Technician Grade - III) & NTPC (Group C)
Essential educational QualificationSee Above table
Typing SkillsNot necessary for all post(s)
Examination typeRecruitment test for technical & non-technical popular categories
Starting date to fill the form onlineWill be updated shortly
Last date to fill the form onlineWill be updated shortly
Admit card downloadWill be updated shortly
Single Stage computer based test (technical posts)Will be updated shortly
Single Stage computer based test (NTPC)Will be updated shortly
Typing skill testWill be updated shortly
Document verificationWill be updated shortly
Final result declarationWill be updated shortly
Examination centersall over India (major towns or cities)
Apply online atRespective RRB(s) website (http://www.rrcb.gov.in/)

RRB Recruitment 2018 Examination Group D Posts

Name of the PostMinimum educational qualificationsNumber of Vacancies (expected)Age-limit & relaxation (in years) Salary
Assistant, tracker, trackman, gun man, peon, Safaiwala/ Safaiwali, helper etcmatriculation Pass or ITI/ Centre of Excellence (COE) or equivalent1,50,000Age limit
Min-18
Max- 33

Relaxation:
SC/ST- 5
OBC- 3
PwD- 10
Rs 5200 – 15000 (PB) + 1800 (GP)

RRB Recruitment 2018 Examination Group D Important Dates

Examination conducted byThe Railway Recruitment Cell(s) (RRCs)
Notification released onWill be released soon
Examination NameRRB recruitment 2018
Examination conducted forGroup D
Essential educational Qualificationmatriculation Pass or ITI/ Centre of Excellence (COE) or equivalent
Examination typeRecruitment test for vacant posts of Group D
Starting date to fill the form onlineWill be released soon
Last date to fill the form onlineWill be released soon
Admit card downloadWill be released soon
Single Stage computer based testWill be released soon
Document verificationWill be released soon
Final result declarationWill be released soon
Examination centersall over India (major towns or cities)
Apply online atRespective RRC(s) website (http://www.rrcb.gov.in/)

RRB Recruitment 2018

RRB Recruitment 2018 will be one of the largest national-level based recruitment examinations in the year 2018. With this examination, RRBs & RRCs will recruit nearly 2,50,000 candidates on several vacant posts of Group B, C & D. Below, we are explaining each post details.

RRB JE & SSE Recruitment 2018

  • Exam Name : RRB JE & SSE Recruitment 2018
  • Post name : RRB JE & SSE
  • No. of Vacancies : 4500
  • Notification Date : September 2018
  • Application start : September 2018
  • Application End : October 2018
  • Salary : 9300-34800 (PB) + 4600 (GP)

RRB is going to release a CEN (common employment notice) to recruit candidates on Junior Engineer (JE) & Senior Section Engineer (SSE) group’s posts. Very soon, RRB is going to invite online applications from eligible Indian candidates for the following posts.

  • Junior Engineer Group’s posts- Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant, Depot Material
  • Senior Section Engineer Group’s posts- Senior Section Engineer and Chief Depot Material Superintendent

If you are interested in applying for any JE & SSE group’s post then you should know that only online applications will be accepted for RRB JE & SSE Recruitment 2018 and no other mode for application submission is acceptable. You will have to fill & submit online application to any one RRB’s website only. But, before applying for any post, you must assure yourself that you are fulfilling all the eligibility criteria including age limit, minimum educational qualifications etc.

RRB JE & SSE Recruitment 2018 will be a single stage examination followed by verification of original documents. It will be an online test having MCQs in Urdu, Hindi, and English as well as local languages. The question paper will be divided into five sections- General awareness, arithmetic, general Intelligence and reasoning, general science and Technical Ability. General awareness, arithmetic, general Intelligence and reasoning section will contain total 60 MCQs and general science and Technical Ability sections will contain 90 MCQs.

RRB ALP Recruitment 2018

RRB ALP Recruitment 2018 Official Notification is out, It will be one of the most applied jobs in this entire RRB Recruitment 2018 exercise. It is expected that in the month of April/May 2018 the Railway Recruitment Board will conduct the RRB ALP 2018 examination. Click here to download official notification pdf (RRB ALP & Technician Grade III 2018).

  • Examination Name: RRB ALP Recruitment 2018
  • ALP Official Notification Date : 03.02.2018
  • ALP Application Start Date : 03.02.2018
  • ALP Application End Date : 05.03.2018
  • Admit Card Release : 10 days Before examination
  • Post Name : Assistant loco pilot and technician grade III posts such as signal technician, wireless maintainer, telecommunication maintainer, welder, plumber, mason, pipe fitter, C&W fitter etc.
  • Number Of Vacancies : 26502
  • Age Limit : 18 to 30 years (Relaxation: SC/ST- 5 years, OBC- 3 years & PwD- 10 years)
  • Minimum Education Qualifications : ALP (10th passed with ITI in any field) & technician grade III (10th passed with ITI in the same applied field)
  • Exam Date : April/May 2018
  • Official Website : http://rrb.gov.in/

Candidates applying for assistant loco pilot post have to appear in a CBT conducted in two stages along with Computer based Aptitude test. Candidates applying for Technician posts have to appear in 2 stage of Computer based test.

  1. CBT Stage I will be held in 60 minutes for total questions of 75 and consists of Mathematics, General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Science and General awareness on current affairs.
  2. CBT Stage II exam will have two parts; Part A will be held in 90 minutes for total questions of 100 and consists of General Intelligence & Reasoning, Basic Science and Engineering and General Awareness on current affairs. Part B will have syllabus from trade prescribed by DGET for total questions of 75 and held in 60 minutes.
  3. CB Aptitude Test will be held for the post of ALP and the candidate should score minimum of 42 marks to qualify in this paper. CBT stage I will be screening in nature and marks will be of qualifying in nature.
  4. The final merit list will be drawn for the posts of ALP based on scores from CBT stage II part A and CB Aptitude test in the ratio of 70:30 subject to the candidate scoring minimum qualifying marks in Part B of CBT stage II examination.
  5. For the posts of technicians marks from CBT stage II part A will be considered to prepare final list subject to scoring minimum qualifying marks in CBT stage II part B.

Those candidates who are satisfying mentioned eligibility criteria can apply for this recruitment examination. To apply, eligible candidates have to fill & submit online application. For filing RRB ALP 2018 online application, candidates have to pay a fee of Rs 250 – 500/- online or offline by using a debit or credit card or net banking/SBI Branch or Post Office. Seat reservation and age relaxation rules will be applied as per government rules.

RRB NTPC Recruitment 2018

  • Examination name : RRB NTPC recruitment 2018
  • Post name : All posts of non-technical popular categories such as goods guard, enquiry-cum-reservation clerk etc.
  • Number of vacancies : 20,000 (expected)
  • Age Limit : 18 to 32 years
  • Age Relaxation : SC/ST- 5 years, OBC- 3 years & PwD- 10 years
  • Minimum education qualifications : Graduation in any discipline
  • Typing test : For the posts of senior clerk-cum-typist, senior time keeper & junior accounts assistant-cum-typist posts
  • Aptitude test : For traffic assistant posts
  • Exam date : June 2018 (expected)
  • Official website – http://rrb.gov.in/

If technical terms & equipments make feel you bad and bore then you can apply for RRB NTPC recruitment 2018. NTPC stands for non-technical popular categories having jobs of following posts. senior time keeper, senior clerk-cum-typist & Junior Accounts assistant-cum-typist, traffic assistant, goods guard, enquiry-cum-reservation clerk, traffic Apprentice & Commercial apprentice. Nearly, every year, RRB conducts this recruitment examination to recruit candidates for the above-said posts.

For the year 2018, RRB NTPC recruitment official notification is going to release in the first week of February 2018. Candidates having bachelor’s degree can apply to this upcoming recruitment exercise. But before applying, all the RRB NTPC recruitment 2018 interested candidates are requested to check eligibility criteria along with other important information like application process, fee & mode of payment etc.

RRB NTPC 2018 recruitment will be a CBT (computer based test) having 100 MCQs to be solved in 90 minutes. CBT will be divided into 3 sections- general intelligence & reasoning, general awareness, and arithmetic. Question paper will be available in local languages along with Urdu, English and Hindi.

There will be also an aptitude test, typing skill test of qualifying nature (not necessary for every post) followed by document verification for those candidates who want to apply for traffic assistant posts.

RRB ASM Recruitment 2018

  • Examination name : RRB ASM Recruitment 2018
  • Post name : Assistant station manager
  • Number of vacancies : 5000 (expected)
  • Age limit : 18 to 32 years
  • Relaxation : SC/ST- 5 years, OBC- 3 years & PwD- 10 years
  • Minimum education qualifications : Graduation in any discipline
  • Exam date : July 2018 (expected)
  • Official website : http://rrb.gov.in/

ASM also known as assistant station manager, it is one of the most reputed job profiles in Indian Railways. ASM is responsible for several things such as monitoring train running across the station, solving problems of passengers etc.

From time to time, the railway recruitment boards conduct recruitment examination to recruit candidates for ASM posts. In last recruitment examination, RRBs had combined this recruitment examination with NTPC. But for this year, it is cleared that RRB will conduct a separate recruitment examination to recruit candidates for assistant station manager posts because this time the number of ASM vacancies are more than last recruitment exercise.

A candidate applying for RRB ASM 2018 recruitment examination has to appear in a CBT (computer based test), aptitude test followed by document verification. Only those candidates who qualify CBT will get a chance to appear in aptitude test.

RRB JE Recruitment 2018

  • Examination name : RRB JE 2018 recruitment
  • Post name : Junior Engineer
  • Pay Scale : Rs 9300-34500 (PB) + 4200 (GP)  (after 7th pay commission)
  • Number of vacancies : 5600 (expected)
  • Age : 18 to 32 years
  • Age Relaxation : SC/ST- 5 years, OBC- 3 years & PwD- 10 years
  • Minimum education qualifications : Degree or diploma in engineering 
  • Exam date : August 2018 (expected)
  • Official website : http://rrb.gov.in/

Official notification for RRB JE 2018 recruitment will be released soon in upcoming months. According to the RRBs officials, more than 5000 JE vacancies will be filled by this recruitment examination. Candidates having degree or diploma in fields like Instrumentation, Drawing, electronics, planning, mechanical, electrical, computer, information technology, civil etc are eligible to apply for RRB JE 2018 recruitment.

Railway Group D Recruitment 2018

  • Examination Name : Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 (RRC)
  • Post name: Group D (Points-man, Key-man, Shunter, Lever-man, Gang man, Track man, Cabin man, Switch man, Welder, Fitter, etc.)
  • Pay Scale: Rs 18000/- (Level 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix)+Admissible Allowances
  • Number of vacancies: 62,907 to be filled
  • Age: 18 to 33 years
  • Age Relaxation: SC/ST- 5 years, OBC- 3 years & PwD- 10 years
  • Minimum education qualifications: 10th Class/ITI
  • Exam date: April/May 2018 (expected)
  • Official website: http://rrb.gov.in/

Railway Group D 2018 recruitment has been started at zonal levels. Eligible candidates can go to concerned railway recruitment cell’s official website to apply for any group D post. It is cleared that nearly one lakh group D posts will be filled by all zones and every RRC releases a separate notification. Region-wise group D vacancies are given in the below table.

S.No.RRC nameNumber Of Vacancies
1North Western Railway (NWR) – Jaipur917
2South East Central Railway (SECR) –Bilaspur1206
3Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) – Guwahati1230
4North Eastern Railway (NER) – Gorakhpur1442
5East Coast Railway (ECoR) – Bhubaneswar1626
6South Central Railway (SCR) – Secunderabad2801
7Eastern Railway (ER) –Kolkata2830
8South East Railway (SER) –Kolkata3136
9Central railway (CR) –Mumbai3840
10West Central Railway (WCR) – Jabalpur4517
11East Central Railway (ECR) – Patna4655
12Southern Railway (SR) – Chennai5450
13Northern Region (RRB NR) – Delhi5679
14Western Railway (WR)- Mumbai5775

RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 2018

  • Examination name: RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 2018
  • Post name: Goods Guard
  • Pay Scale: Rs 5200-20200 (PB) + 2800 (GP) (after 7th pay commission)
  • Number of vacancies: 7500 (expected)
  • Age: 18 to 32 years
  • Age Relaxation: SC/ST- 5 years, OBC- 3 years & PwD- 10 years
  • Minimum education qualifications: Graduation
  • Exam date: September 2018 (expected)
  • Official website: http://rrb.gov.in/

RRB will fill nearly 7500 goods guard vacancies through RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 2018 examination. RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 2018 official notification will be out in few days. Once notification released, you can apply to this recruitment exercise by submitting online application to the concerned RRB. But before attempting online application, you should know few important things about this recruitment examination.

Candidates having a bachelor’s degree in any stream are eligible to apply for RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 2018. However, at the time of attempting online application they should be at least 18 years old but not more than 32 years. Relaxation in maximum age limit will be given to candidates of special categories such as SC/ST, OBC, PwD etc.

RRB Goods Guard 2018 examination will be a CBT (computer based test) having 100 MCQs to be done in 90 minutes. There will be three sections- general awareness, arithmetic, general intelligence & reasoning. The question paper will be available in Hindi, English, Urdu & local languages.

Finally guys, we just want to say that the time has come to work for world’s largest railways i.e., Indian Railways. All you need to do is to push the paddle of hard-work with maximum efforts to qualify in any of the above-mentioned upcoming recruitment examinations. If you need any further assistance or have any question regarding this or any other recruitment examinations then keep in touch with us. We will provide you best solution. Also, we will update this piece of writing as soon as we heard anything from RRB officials.

Wish you Best of Luck.

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