Eastern Railway Engagement of Act Apprentices for the year 2018 – 2019

Railway Recruitment Cell – Eastern Railway Apprentice Engagement 2018

Intending to hire about 2907+ apprentices in various trades, the Railway Recruitment Cell of the Eastern Railway has published an advertisement regarding the Eastern Railway Apprentice Engagement 2018 – 2019. Applicants are invited from Indian nationals for engagement as Act Apprentices under the Apprentices Act, 1961 and Apprenticeship Rules, 1992.

Interested candidates are hereby requested to check below the desired eligibility criteria and apply accordingly via online mode only in the official website of RRC/ER‘s.

Opening date to apply- 15/10/2018

Closing date to apply- 14/11/2018 (05:00 PM)

Application fee-

  • ₹ 100/- (Gen/ OBC)
  • No fee (SC/ ST/ PWD/ Female)

Name of the post- Act Apprentice

No. of vacancies-

  • Howrah Division- 659*
  • Sealdah Division- 526*
  • Malda Division- 204*
  • Asansol Division- 412*
  • Kanchrapara Workshop- 206*
  • Liluah Workshop- 204*
  • Jamalpur Workshop- 696*

Salary- NA

Age limit- 15 to 24 years (as on 01/01/2019)

Age relaxation- As per mentioned in the official advertisement

Qualification-

  • Matriculation (10th) passed from a recognized board with 50% marks in aggregate
  • ITI pass certificate in the trade in which apprenticeship is to be done

Please note:

  • The (*) above indicates the vacancy count excluding the reservation for PWD (Person With Disabilities) & ESM (Ex-Servicemen) candidates.
  • For trade wise vacancy details, candidates are advised to read the official advertisement

How to Apply

Interested and eligible candidates are required to apply via online mode only as mentioned in the below steps,
  • Go to www.er.indianrailways.gov.in
  • Click on Recruitment under the menu “News & Updates”
  • Tap on Click Here displayed against Railway Recruitment Cell
  • Go to NOTICE BOARD
  • Click on the link APPLICATION FOR THE ADMISSION TO ACT APPRENTICES COURSE UNDER THE APPRENTICES ACT 1961
  • Proceed further as directed

Selection Process

  • Medical test
  • Physical test
  • Written test

Date of Examination

To be announced

Important Link(s)

Official notification

Official website

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