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Railway Jobs 2017 – RRB RRC Openings:

Contenders who have a dream of getting placed in Indian Railways the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) have released the Indian Railway Jobs 2017 recently. In this Article, you will be getting introduced with the jobs in the largest network in the country India, Indian Railways. According to the Economists, the Indian Railways is one of the Largest Employer in the world with more than 1,40,00,000 employees working under this Organization. It ranks 7 in the World’s Largest Employer. Here we will discuss the availability of Railway Jobs in India and the criteria to attempt the railway examination and the procedures. So, here is a great opportunity for you As the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) have released the Indian Railway Jobs 2017.

Indian railways are divided into 4 Zones. These 4 zones are again separated into 17 zones. Each zone has separate recruitment process. Railways Jobs are one of the highly preferred and searchable jobs by the desirable candidates and also having a huge scope in India. Those Candidates secure full life and earn a higher income. As per Indian Railway Jobs, 2017 candidates should complete their entire under Graduate Degree and Post Graduate Degree. In Various Engineering, Medical, and other Education Qualification. As many candidates are recruiting through the Indian Railway in various Division and Zones. Mainly this RRB Jobs 2017 has gone to Recruit the candidates like you have completed the education form 10+2, Diploma, B.E/ B.Tech in Civil Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical, Instrumentation etc. Not only in Engineering Stream they also recruit the Medical and Paramedical jobs like Staff Nurse, Pharmacists, GNM, ANM, Lab Technician. Railway recruitment cell also recruits the candidates in every month through the official website they release the Railway Jobs 2017.


Railway jobs 2017


About Railway Recruitment Board:

The Indian Railways is divided into zones, which are further sub-divided into divisions, each having a divisional headquarters. There is a total of 70 divisions. Each of the divisions is headed by a Divisional Railway Manager (DRM) who reports to the General Manager (GM) of the zone. A DRM can be appointed from any services of Indian Railway, Indian Railway Traffic Service (IRTS), IRAS, IES, IRPS etc.for the tenure of 3 years but it can be exceeded on the recommendation of Railway Board. Divisional officers heading all departments viz. engineering, mechanical, electrical, signal and telecommunication, accounts, personnel, operating, commercial, safety, medical, security branches report to the Divisional Railway Manager. The DRM is assisted by one or two Additional Divisional Railway Managers (ADRM) in the working of the division. Every division has a Control Room for train operations, from where all the trains in the division are controlled and monitored. Every division has Accident Relief Trains (ARTs), Accident Relief Medical Vans (ARMVs) and Breakdown Cranes for assisting in disaster management. These are under the supervision of the SrDME of the Division, who is also the head of Disaster Management of the Division. The Diesel Locomotive Sheds and Electric Locomotive Sheds on the division maintain diesel and electric locomotives respectively. Their administrative control is with the DRM.

Latest Railway Jobs Recruitment RRB RRC 2017:

S.No Name of the Vacant Post Name of the Railway Recruitment Board No.Of Posts Last Date for Applying
# Apprentices ECOR Bhubaneswar Recruitment 2017 588 17-06-2017
# Junior Engineer Konkan Railway Recruitment 2017 37 11-05-2017
# Trade Apprentice Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017 579 08-05-2017
# NonTechnical (NTPC) RRB NTPC Recruitment 2017 254587 Update Soon
1 Junior Engineers, CRA, SC & Various Posts NMRC 745 Posts upcoming in 2017
2 Apprentice Central Railway 2,326 Posts upcoming in 2017
3 Trade Apprentice West Central Railway (WCR) 145 Posts upcoming in 2017
4 Act Apprentice East Central Railway (ECR) 50 Posts upcoming in 2017
5 Staff Nurse, Pharmacist & Radiographers RRB Mumbai 16 Posts upcoming in 2017
6 Junior Engineer ( JE ), Assistant Manager, Customer Relations Assistant & various posts Delhi Metro Rail ( DMRC ) 3,428 Posts upcoming in 2017
7 Junior Engineers Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) 43 Posts upcoming in 2017
8 Specialist, Super Specialists SECR 05 Posts upcoming in 2017
9 Assistant Loco Pilot KRCL 57 Posts upcoming in 2017
10 Executive Engineers, Asst. Executive Engineers, Asst.Engineers & Various Posts. BMRCL 50 Posts upcoming in 2017
11 Group C Posts ( Sports Quota ). North Western Railways ( NWR ) 21 Posts upcoming in 2017
12 Group C Posts ( Sports Quota ) Northeast Frontier Railway ( NFR ) 16 Posts upcoming in 2017
13 Clerk, Ticket Examiner, Clerk cum Typist. Southern Railways 117 Posts upcoming in 2017
14 Office Superintendant, Junior Clerk & Various Posts RRB Secunderabad 7 Posts upcoming in 2017
15 Lecturers, Assistant Teachers, and Primary Teachers. North Central Railways 27 Posts upcoming in 2017
16 Electricians Konkan Railway 8 Posts upcoming in 2017
17 Apprentice – Fitter, Welder, Mechanic, Electrician, Machinist and various Posts. Southern Railways 862 Posts upcoming in 2017
18 Apprentice Western Railways 557 Posts upcoming in 2017
19 Trade Apprentice, Electrician, Fitter & Various Posts Southern Railways 144 Posts upcoming in 2017
20 Constable. East Central Railways 246 Posts upcoming in 2017
21 Trackmen, Goods Guard, Fitter & Diesel Mechanic, Signal & Telecommunication Maintainer. Konkan Railways 40 Posts upcoming in 2017
22 Physician, Obstetrician & Gynecologist, General Duty Doctors North Central Railway (NCR) 14 Posts upcoming in 2017
23 Junior executive, Executive, Assistant Manager, MTS DFCCIL 282 Posts upcoming in 2017
24 Staff Nurse, Pharmacist, Lab Technician, Receptionist & Various Posts – Walk In Interview South East Central Railways 15 Posts upcoming in 2017
25 Group D Posts RRC 1,884 Posts upcoming in 2017
26 Commercial Apprentice RRB Ahmedabad, RRB Ajmer. 703 Posts upcoming in 2017
27 Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk. RRB Bhopal, RRB Bhuvaneshwar. 127 Posts upcoming in 2017
28 Goods Guard RRB Chennai RRB Gorakhpur 7,591 Posts. upcoming in 2017
29 Senior Clerk cum Typist. RRB Kolkata, RRB Malda, RRB Mumbai. 869 Posts. upcoming in 2017
30 Traffic Assistant. RRB Ranchi, RRB Secunderabad. 166 Posts. upcoming in 2017
31 Traffic Apprentice. RRB Allahabad, RRB Bangalore 1645 Posts. upcoming in 2017
32 Junior Accounts Asst. cum Typist RRB Guwahati, RRB Jammu Srinagar. 1,205 Posts. upcoming in 2017
33 Assistant Station Master. RRB Muzaffarpur, RRB Patna. 5,942 Posts. upcoming in 2017
34 Senior Time Keeper. RRB Siliguri, RRB Thiruvananthapuram. 4 Posts. upcoming in 2017
35 Group – C Central Railway upcoming in 2017
36 Goods Guard & Others Northern Railway 270 Posts upcoming in 2017
37 Ticket Collector & Others West Central Railway 322 Posts upcoming in 2017
38 Civil Engineer & Others RVNL upcoming in 2017
39 Dy. Chief Engineer Konkan Railway upcoming in 2017
40 Athletics South Western Railway(Sports Quota) 10 Posts upcoming in 2017
41 Volley Ball South Western Railway(Sports Quota) 03 Posts upcoming in 2017
42 Basket Ball (Women) South Western Railway(Sports Quota) 04 Posts upcoming in 2017
43 Swimming South Western Railway(Sports Quota) 02 Posts upcoming in 2017
44 Shuttle Badminton South Western Railway(Sports Quota) 02 Posts upcoming in 2017
45 House Officers West Central Railway Jabalpur 02 Posts upcoming in 2017
46 General Duty Doctors South Western Railway 01 Posts upcoming in 2017
47 Scouts & Guides Quota North Central Railway 08 Posts upcoming in 2017
48 Fitter West Central Railway 25 Posts upcoming in 2017
49 Welder West Central Railway 30 Posts upcoming in 2017
50 Electrician West Central Railway 07 Posts upcoming in 2017
51 COPA West Central Railway 04 Posts upcoming in 2017
52 Fitter Northeast Frontier Railway 24 Posts upcoming in 2017
53 Welder Northeast Frontier Railway 15 Posts upcoming in 2017
54 Electrician Northeast Frontier Railway 04 Posts upcoming in 2017
55 Carpenter Northeast Frontier Railway 05 Posts upcoming in 2017
56 Machinist Northeast Frontier Railway 03 Posts upcoming in 2017
57 M.M.T.M Northeast Frontier Railway 05 Posts upcoming in 2017
58 Cultural Quota Central Railway upcoming in 2017
59 Assistant General Manager Gujarat Metro Rail 02 Posts upcoming in 2017
60 Senior Manager Gujarat Metro Rail 02 Posts upcoming in 2017

Indian Railway Recruitment Zones:

S.No Name of the Railway Recruitment Area of Zone
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 (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 Rail, Kolkata Kolkata

Latest Govt Jobs In Railway:

In this section, we are providing to you some railway organization and essential details, so read the below section carefully, maybe it is useful for you.

Organization Information
Central Railway (CR) Date of Establishment: November 05, 1951 Route KMs: 3905 Central Railway Zone Headquarters: Mumbai Central Railway Zone Divisions: Mumbai, Bhusawal, Pune, Sholapur, Nagpur
East Central Railway Zone (ECR) Date of Establishment: October 01, 2002 Route KMs: 3628 East Central Railway Zone Headquarters: Hajipur East Central Railway Divisions: Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur, Sonpur
East Coast Railway Zone (ECoR) Date of Establishment: April 01, 2003 Route KMs: 2572 East Coast Railway Zone Headquarters: Bhubaneswar East Coast Railway Divisions: Khurda Road, Sambalpur, Visakhapatnam
Eastern Railway Zone (ER): Date of Establishment: April 1952 Route KMs: 2414 Eastern Railway Zone Headquarters: Kolkata Eastern Railway Divisions: Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol, Malda
North Central Railway Zone (NCR) Date of Establishment: April 01, 2003 Route KMs: 3151 North Central Railway Zone Headquarters: Allahabad North Central Railway Divisions: Allahabad, Agra, Jhansi
North Eastern Railway Zone (NER) Date of Establishment: 1952 Route KMs: 3667 North Eastern Railway Zone Headquarters: Gorakhpur North Eastern Railway Divisions: Izzatnagar, Lucknow, Varanasi
North Western Railway Zone (NWR) Date of Establishment: October 01, 2002 Route KMs: 5459 North Western Railway Zone Headquarters: Jaipur North Western Railway Divisions: Jaipur, Ajmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur
Northeast Frontier Railway Zone (NFR) Date of Establishment: January 15, 1958, Route KMs: 3907 Northeast Frontier Railway Zone Headquarters: Guwahati Northeast Frontier Railway Divisions: Alipurduar, Katihar, Rangie, Lumding, Tinsukia
Northern Railway Zone (NR) Date of Establishment: April 14, 1952, Route KMs: 6968 Northern Railway Zone Headquarters: Delhi Northern Railway Divisions: Delhi, Ambala, Firozpur, Lucknow, Moradabad
South Central Railway Zone (SCR) Date of Establishment: October 02, 1966 Route KMs: 5803 South Central Railway Zone Headquarters: Secunderabad South Central Railway Divisions: Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Guntakal, Guntur, Nanded, Vijayawada
South East Central Railway Zone (SECR) Date of Establishment April 01, 2003 Route KMs: 2447 South East Central Railway Zone Headquarters: Bilaspur South East Central Railway Divisions: Bilaspur, Raipur, Nagpur
South Eastern Railway Zone (SER) Date of Establishment: 1955 Route KMs: 2631 South Eastern Railway Zone Headquarters: Kolkata South Eastern Railway Divisions: Adra, Chakradharpur, Kharagpur, Ranchi
South Western Railway Zone (SWR) Date of Establishment: April 01, 2003 Route KMs: 3177 South Western Railway Headquarters: Hubli South Western Railway Divisions: Hubli, Bangalore, Mysore
Southern Railway Zone (SR) Date of Establishment: April 14, 1951, Route KMs: 5098 Southern Railway Zone Headquarters: Chennai Southern Railway Division: Chennai, Trichy, Madurai, Palakkad, Salem, Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram)
West Central Railway Zone (WCR) Date of Establishment: April 01, 2003 Route KMs: 2965 West Central Railway Zone Headquarters: Jabalpur West Central Railway Divisions: Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota
Western Railway Zone (WR) Date of Establishment: November 05, 1951 Route KMs: 6182 Western Railway Zone Headquarters: Mumbai

Railway Recruitment Posts: Gazetted (Group ‘A’ and ‘B’) and NoJabalpur, (Group ‘C’ and ‘D’) in 19

  • 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: These 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.

Name of Organizations which Hire Job searchers in Railway:

As many as 16 Public Sector Undertakings and other Organizations are functioning under the Ministry of Railways, as detailed below. You may apply in these organizations for Latest Government Jobs In Railway. Check out below given links for getting information about current Vacancy in Railway.

Organization Name Details
RITES Get Recruitment Details
IRCON Get Recruitment Details
CRIS Get Recruitment Details
CONCOR Get Recruitment Details
IRCTC Get Recruitment Details
RVNL Get Recruitment Details
RLDA Get Recruitment Details
DFCCIL Get Recruitment Details
MRVC Get Recruitment Details
DMRC Get Recruitment Details
RCIL (RailTel) Get Recruitment Details
Eastern Railway Get Recruitment Details
NCR Railway Get Recruitment Details
NWR Railway Get Recruitment Details
IRFC Get Recruitment Details
KRCL Get Recruitment Details
PRCL Get Recruitment Details
BWEL Get Recruitment Details
BSCL Get Recruitment Details
BCL Get Recruitment Details


RRB RRC 2017 Vacancies AGE Limit:

As Per Railway Recruitment Board/Cell Rules.

Educational Qualifications:

The Candidates who are going to apply for these Posts Should have completed their Graduation Degree or should have any equivalent Qualification from the any Government approved Board/University/Institute. The Candidates should have typing skills in English as well as in Hindi. The priority will be given to the Candidates having the Skills in the Computer Applications.

Application/Examination Fee:

  • Candidate needs to refer official notification through link attached below for application fees of all
    the categories.
  • The examination fee will update here on this page whenever an official notification released by the

Selection Process:

The most eligible applicants will be appointed based on their overall performance in the following tasks.

  • Preliminary Examination (Screening Test)
  • Main Written Examination
  • Medical Test
  • Aptitude Test
  • Typing Skill Test
  • Viva Voce
  • Document Verification

How to apply:

  • Open the authorized website.
  • In a homepage, go to the latest news section and then click on the notification download link.
  • Now, the notification pdf format will display on the screen.
  • Read out all the printed general instructions as announced in the advertisement.
  • If you are comfortable with the eligibility of your desired vacancy, then go further and press “Online
    Application Form” link.
  • Enter your details like Personal, Professional, Education, Communication, etc. in a prescribed format
    of application.
  • Upload scanned passport size photocopy, digital signature and other necessary documents at the end of the registration form.
  • Pay admission/ exam fees using provides sources.
  • Click on “submit” button after verifying the details.
  • Download and save the system generated Registration ID Number.
  • Take printout for the future reference.

Latest RRB RRC Jobs Recruitment 2017:

Candidates who are looking for the Railway jobs have got the golden opportunity. The RRB RRC Department has released notification to fill the vacant places of Various Posts. The willing Contenders may apply for Railway Recruitment Board (RRB), Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) Department Recruitment 2017 through official website on or before the last date. Candidate can visit the official website of the organization. Candidates have to apply for the RRB RRC Recruitment 2017 via online mode only.

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