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RRB recruitment 2018: Indian Railways announces 62,907 group D vacancy, check eligibility, pay scale, how to apply

Indian Railways to hire about 62,907 group D employee

One of India’s largest government employer Indian Railways has put out notification stating that it aims to hire about 62,907 group D employee under RRB recruitment 2018. All the candidates who wish pursue a career with Indian Railways can go to the official website of the Indian Railways at to check the details and apply. According to the notification, the Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is seeking applications from eligible candidates to apply for various posts in level 1 of 7th CPC pay matrix in various units of Indian railways. The last date of application is March 7, 2018. The Regional Railway Recruitment Boards are hosting this vacancy under CEN 02/2018 notification on their respective websites. So candidates need to go to their regional railway website to apply.

RRB recruitment 2018 Important dates

Online application submission begins: February 10

Last date for online registration: March 12

Last date for online payment of fee: March 12

RRB recruitment 2018 Vacancy details

There are about 62,907 vacancies which includes: Track Maintainer Grade IV (Trackman, Gangman, Pointsman, Switchman, and Helpers in electrical/engineering/mechanical/signal and telecommunication department, Porter.

Railway recruitment 2018 eligibility criteria

Railway recruitment 2018 eligibility criteria involved educational qualification, age limit and technical knowledge.

Education Qualification

Aspirants should have passed class 10 or ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT (or) equivalent (or) should be holding a national apprenticeship certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT


Class 10 pass plus national apprenticeship certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT (or) 10th pass plus ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT.

Age limit

The age of the candidates should be maximum 31 years and minimum 18 years. Relaxation in age will be provided as per government norms for reserved categories and people with special needs.

RRB recruitment 2018 Pay scale

The selected candidates will get a monthly salary of Rs 18,000 per month + Allowances.

How to apply for Railway RRB recruitment 2018?

Step 1 – Go to the official website –
Step 2 – Click on Recruitment tab
Step 3 – Click on the Railway Recruitment Board for which you wish to apply
Step 4 – Click on ‘Click here to Apply for CEN 02/2018’
Step 5 – Register Yourself, fill the application form, upload documentation, pay the application fee and complete the application process
Step 6 – Download the confirmation page and take a printout for further reference

Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 Application Fee

Unreserved Category – ₹500
SC/ST/PWD/Women/Transgender/Minorities/Economically Backward/Ex-Serviceman – ₹250
Application fee can be paid online and offline both.
Railways Recruitment 2018 – CEN 02/2018 Notification
Candidates must go through the detailed notification to find all details about this largest recruitment drive by the Indian Railways:

Click to access CEN_02_2018_Level_1_Posts_English.pdf

Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 Selection Process

All the eligible candidates will be shortlisted via Computer Based Test (CBT) and all those who qualify will undergo Physical Efficiency Test (PET). Marks of CBT will be normalized.

Participating RRBs
Candidates must apply for the below mentioned participating RRBs only:
2. Ajmer
3. Allahabad
4. Bangalore
5. Bhopal
6. Bhubaneshwar
7. Bilaspur
8. Chandigarh
9. Chennai
10. Gorakhpur
11. Guwahati
12. Kolkata
13. Mumbai
14. Patna
15. Ranchi
16. Secunderabad

Railway Recruitment 2018 Group D – Vacancy Details

Indian Railways will be recruiting candidates for various departments viz engineering, electrical, mechanical, S&T, medical, traffic including the below mentioned posts:
1. Cabinman
2. Trackman
3. Leverman
4. Pointsman
5. Helper-II
6. Gr. D (Store)
7. Keyman
8. Shunter
9. Welder
10. Fitter
11. Porter
12. Helper-II (Mech)
13. Helper-II (ST)
14. Gr. D (Engg.)
15. Gangman
16. Switchman

Check full details

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