Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 For 62907 Posts – RRB Started Online Application, Check Zonewise Apply Link

Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 For 62907 Posts – RRB Started Online Application, Check Zonewise Apply Link

Dear Aspirants,

Railway Recruitment Board has officially released the 62907 vacancies for Railway Group D . You can start the online application through the respective official portal. This is one of the biggest recruitment drive by the Indian Railways for the government job seekers. Candidate seeking to apply for the RRB CEN 02/2018 posts can apply Online from 10 February 2018  to 12 March 2018 on its official website.

RRB Group D Recruitment 2018

As per the official notification 62907 posts for Track Maintainer, Gateman, Pointsman, Helper in Electrical/ Mechanical/ Engineering/ Signal & Telecommunication departments, Porters & others are invited. Candidate considered applying for the post should be 10th class passed or ITI or holding NAC granted by NCTV and must fulfill all medical standards.

Candidates should go through the eligibility criteria before applying for the posts. Details related to application process. selection procedure, exam patterns etc. Apply for the post before the last date.

Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 Details

Indian Railway Group D Recruitment 2018
Organisation Indian Railway
Recruitment Category Group D Posts
Total No of Vacancies 62907
Age Limit 18 to 31 years
Qualification 10th or ITI from NCTV/SCTV
Application Mode Online Only
Online Application Start Date 10 Feb 2018
Last Date of Online Application 12 Mar 2018
Category of Railway Jobs Central Government Jobs
SBI Bank Challan 12 Mar 2018,1:00PM
Post Office Challan 10 Mar 2018, 1:00PM

Job Profile under RRB Group D 2018

The following job profile come under the Railway Group D in Indian Railway for which the eligible candidates will be selected on the basis of written examination. If you want to be a part of this job in any of Group D, then you must read below job profile.

  1. Gangman
  2. Switchman
  3. Trackman
  4. Cabinman
  5. Leverman
  6. Pointsman
  7. Helper-II(Elect)
  8. Gr. ‘D’ Store
  1. Keyman
  2. Shunter
  3. Welder
  4. Fitter
  5. Porter
  6. Helper-II(Mech)
  7. Helper-II(S&T)
  8. Gr. ‘D’ (Engg.)

Railway Group D Recruitment 2018 Vacancies

Region Wise RRB Group D Job Details 2017 – 2018
S. Head Quarter No.
01 Northern Region(NR)-
02 South East Central
03 West Central Railway(WCR)-
04 Western Railway(WR)-
05 North Western Railway(NWR)-
06 South Eastern Railway(SER)-
07 Eastern Railway(ER)-
08 East Coast Railway(ECoR)-
09 Northeast Frontier Railway(NFR)-
10 Southern Railway(SR)-
11 East Central Railway(ECR)-
12 South Central Railway(SCR)-
13 North Eastern Raillway(NER)-
14 Central Railway(CR)-
15 North Central Railway(NCR)-
16 South Western Railway(SWR)-

Railway Group D Eligibility 2018

Before applying for any post of Railway Group D 2018, you should be assured of eligibility criteria. We have given you the details about eligibility criteria as given below.

A. Railway Group D Age Limit

Minimum Age – 18 Years
Maximum Age – 31 Years

Age Relaxation as per Government Rule:

Category Relaxation
SC/ST 5 Yrs
OBC 3 Yrs
EXSM 3 Yrs
Domiciled in J & K 5 Yrs
PWD(Unreserved) 10 Yrs
PWD(OBC) 13 Yrs
PWD(SC/ST) 15 Yrs
Serving Railway Staff(UR) Up to 40 Yrs
Serving Railway Staff(OBC) Up to 43 Yrs
Serving Railway Staff(SC/ST) Up to 45 Yrs
Employees of Quasi-Administrative
offices of the Railways
Length of Service rendered to max 5 Yrs
Widows, Divorced Women(UR) Up to 35 Yrs
Widows, Divorced Women(OBC) Up to 83 Yrs
Widows, Divorced Women(SC/ST) Up to 40 Yrs
Act Apprentices Up to extent of training

B. Railway Group D Education Qualification

  • Candidates who have passed 10th/ ITI or its equivalent examination can submit application for the Railway Group D Application form.

Note :  

  1. Those awaiting results of the final exam for the prescribed qualification are not eligible and hence should not apply.
  2. Diploma/Degree in Engineering will not be accepted in lieu of course completed Act Apprenticeship/ITI.
  3. Also, Graduate Act Apprentice will not be accepted in lieu of course completed Act/Apprenticeship

C. Application Fee

General Category : Rs. 500/-

OBC/SC/T/PWD/Female : Rs. 250/-

Region-wise Online Application Link

Railway Board zone Online
Application Link
Official Website
RRB Ahmedabad Online Application Here https://rrbahm
RRB Ajmer Online Application Here https://rrbajm
RRB Allahabad Online Application Here https://rrbald.
RRB Banglore  Online Application Here http://www.rrb
RRB Bhopal Online Application Here https://rrbbpl.
RRB Bhbaneshwar Online Application Here https://rrbbsb.
RRB Bilaspur Online Application Here https://rrbbila
RRB Chandigarh Online Application Here https://rrbcdg
RRB Chennai Online Application Here https://rrbche
RRB Gorakhpur Online Application Here https://rrbg
RRB Guwahati Online Application Here https://rrbgu
RRB Kolkata Online Application Here https://rrbko
RRB Mumbai Online Application Here https://rrbmu
RRB Patna Online Application Here https://rrbp
RRB Ranchi Online Application Here https://rrbra
Online Application Here https:/rrb/s

Railway Group D Salary

Monthly Salary : Rs. 18,000 (Level 1 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix) + Allowance(TA,DA, HRA)

Selection Procedure 

The selection of the candidate will be done on the basis of

  1. Computer Based Test(CBT)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test(PET)
  3. Document Verification and Em-panelling of Candidates

Computer Based Test

No. of Questions 100
Total Time 90 Mins

Minimum percentage of marks for eligibility in various categories: UR -40%, OBC-30%, SC-30%, ST-30%. These percentage of marks for eligibility may be relaxed by 2% for PWD candidates in case of shortage of PWD candidates against vacancies reserved for them.

Question Type and Syllabus:

The Questions will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to:

a. Mathematics

Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work; Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.

b. General Intelligence and reasoning

Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency,Conclusions and Decision making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical Reasoning,Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

c. General Science

The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level.

d. General Awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and any other subjects of importance.

Physical Efficiency Test

Based on the merit of the candidates in the CBT, candidates shall be called for PET Two times the community wise total vacancy of the Posts notified against RRBs. However, Railways reserve the right to increase/decrease this limit as required to ensure availability of adequate candidates for all the notified posts. Passing Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. The criterion for PET is as under:

Male Candidates Female Candidates
Should be able to lift and carry 35 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down and should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in one chance. Should be able to lift and carry 20 kg of weight for a distance of 100 metres in 2 minutes in one chance without putting the weight down and should be able to run for a distance of 1000 metres in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance.

Document Verification and Em-panelling of Candidates 

Appointment of selected candidates is subject to their passing requisite Medical Fitness Test to be conducted by the Railway Administration, final verification of educational and community certificates and verification of antecedents/character of the candidates.

Steps to Apply for Railway Group D Recruitment 2018

After reading the above details and if you have wish to apply for the Indian Railway, then you can submit application through online mode only.

Step 1 : Visit the official website of Indian Railway

Step 2 : Click on ‘Recruitment’ and you will reach at Official Website Of RRB

Step 2 : You will see a link “Click here to Apply for CEN. 02/2018”.

Step 3: Now click on New Registration Link.

Step 4 : Select any ONE RRB to Apply. Click on Submit Button. Fill the required details.

Step 5 : Upload scanned photo and signature.

Step 6 : Submit the online form and pay the application fee.

Step 7 : Take a printout of application for future reference.

Thank you and All the best!!

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  1. Sir mera registration number lost hogya group D ka kya aap muje iske baare me bta skte ho kuch meri help kr skte ho kya

    1. Hi Sonu,
      Click on link of particular region.
      Click on Forgot ‘Registration Number?’ Link.
      Enter your Date of Birth and Registered Email Id.
      You will receive registration through mail. Check mail..

  2. Sir My Registration number is 1980002389. form completed but application status is invalid.
    why sir

    1. Have you checked in your applied region? Please check again…

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