Odishatv Bureau

Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: In what could be a major news for candidates awaiting a job in the railway sector, the Railway Recruitment Board has invited applications to fill up huge Group D vacancies for the posts of Track Maintainer, Gateman, Pointsman, Helper, Porters and others. Interested and eligible candidates are advised to go through the details of the recruitment provided below and apply soon.

Scroll down for details including educational qualification, age limit, selection process, how to apply and last date to apply. Apart from fulfilling the eligibility criteria, aspirants must fulfill all medical standards.

Educational Qualification

A candidate applying for the post should have passed Class 10 or ITI from any Institution recognised by NCVT/SCVT or National Apprenticeship  Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT

OR 10th pass plus National Apprenticeship  Certificate (NCTV) or 10 pass plus ITI

Age Limit

Applicants’ age should be between 18 and 31 years. However, age relaxation is applicable for the reserved category candidates as per the government rules. OBC applicants have been given relaxation of 3 years while SC/ ST applicants have been given an age relaxation of 5 years.

Application Fee

General category candidates will have to pay an application fee of Rs 500 while SC/ST/PWD/Women/Transgender/Minorities/Economically Backward/Ex-Serviceman will pay Rs 250.

Selection Process

The selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of a written examination and later through a personal interview. This apart, they will be selected through document verification.

How to Apply

  • Visit the official website www.indianrailways.gov.in
  • Select the RRB Zone
  • Click on “Apply Online for RRB”
  • Fill the required details
  • Upload scanned Photograph and Signature
  • Submit the online application and pay the application fee
  • Take printout of application form for future reference

Important Dates

Closing Date for Online Registration and Submission of Applications - March 31, 2018 till 11.59pm

Last Date for Payment of Application Fee -Online payment (Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card) - March 31, 2018 till 10 pm

SBI Bank Challan - March 31, 2018 till 1pm

Post Office Challan - March 29, 2018 till 1pm