Latest Recruitment in ECR Railway 2012
Railway Recruitment Cell,
East Central Railway,
Polson Complex, Digha Ghat,
Patna – 800 011.
Helpline No : 0612 – 2560029 & 2560035.
Opening Date for Submission of ECR Railway Recruitment Application Form 2012 : 11.08.2012.
Closing Date for submission of East Central Railway Vacancy Application 2012 : 10.10.2012 upto 18.00 Hrs.
Closing Date for Only residents of Andaman & Nicobar, Lakshadweep Islands : 25.10.2012 upto 18.00 Hrs.
Railway Recruitment Cell / Patna invites applications from citizens of India and such other candidates declared eligible by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India to fill up the following posts in Pay Band – 1 of 5200 – 20200 with Grade Pay of 1800/- in East Central Railway.
Candidates to note that all the Zonal Railways are likely to issue ECR Railway Vacancies Notification for recruitment to the posts individually. East Central Railway Written Test will be followed by PET ( Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ) of candidates found successful in Written Test. The Written Test will be held by all the Railways during the same day / period simultaneously. Similarly, the Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ) for those who qualify in the Written Test will be held on the same day / period simultaneously by all the Railways. Candidates should keep this in mind before applying for any particular Notification for East Central Railway Jobs 2012.
1. Name of posts and ECR Railway Vacancies for which recruitment is to be conducted :
|SN||Category||Pay Scale for ECR Railway Jobs 2012||Medical Category||ECR Railway Vacancies 2012||PH Quota|
|OBC||Sub Quota of 4.5% for minorities|
|01.||Porter||Pay Band 5200 – 20200 Grade Pay 1800 ( erstwhile Group ‘ D ’ Posts )||A – 2||204||90||18||61||30||403||-||-||-|
|02.||Trackman||B – 1||394||175||35||117||58||779||-||-||-|
|03.||Helper – II ( Mech )||119||54||10||35||18||236||-||-||-|
|04.||Helper – II ( S & T )||94||42||08||28||14||186||-||-||-|
|05.||Helper – II ( Elec )||105||46||10||31||15||207||-||-||-|
|06.||Safaiwala ( med & Sanitary )||C – 1||29||13||02||09||04||57||-||-||-|
|07.||Gr. ‘ D ’ ( Engg )||B – 1||163||73||14||48||24||322||-||-||-|
|08.||Gr. ’ D ’ ( Store )||C – 1||18||08||02||06||02||36||-||-||-|
Abbreviations Stands for :
- SC : Scheduled Caste.
- ST : Scheduled Tribe.
- OBC : Other Backward Classes.
- UR : Un – reserved.
- PWD : Person with Disability.
- PH : Physically Handicapped.
- VH : Visually Handicapped.
- HH : Hearing Handicapped.
- OH : Orthopedically Handicapped.
- COE : Centre of Excellence.
- PET : Physical Efficiency Test.
(i) The number of ECR Railway Vacancies are provisional. This may vary across categories and communities as per administrative requirements and directives of Railway Board. Further, the composition of 4.5% sub quota within OBC for minorities will be subject to any clarification / judicial pronouncement received through Railway Board.
(ii) East Central Railway Job Vacancies for Ex – Servicemen have not been included in this notification as they are to be notified separately. Hence, Ex – servicemen candidates shall not be eligible for any relaxation so far as the present vacancies are concerned.
(iii) The above ECR Railwar Recruitment Vacancies include the 3% PH Quota @ 1% each for OH, VH and HH. However, the posts against which selected PH Quota recruits will be finally appointed will confirm to the list of specified categories circulated by Railway Board.
(iv) Sub – quota of 4.5% within OBC has been shown on the basis of instructions issued from Department of personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Government of India’s Office Memorandum no. 41018 / 2 / 2011 – Estt. ( Res ) dated 22.12.2011 circulated vide Ministry of Railways ( Railway Board )’s letter no. 2011 / E ( SCT ) – I / 104 / 1 dated 03.01.2012. Para 3 of the said OM speaks as “ The Government have carefully considered the above recommendation and it has been decided to carve out a sub – quota of 4.5% for minorities, as defined under section 2 (c) of the National Commission for Minorities Act, 1992 from within the 27% reservation of OBC as notified by the aforesaid O.M. The castes / communities of the said minorities which are included in the Central list of OBCs, notified state – wise from time to time by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, shall be covered by the said sub – quota. ”
2. Eligibility Criteria for SCR Railway Recruitment 2012 :
2.1 Minimum Educational Qualification for South Central Railway Vacancies 2012 :
Candidates should possess the qualification of 10th Pass or ITI / Centre of Excellence ( COE ) or equivalent. Candidates appearing at and / or awaiting results of the final examinations of 10th / ITI / COE or equivalent on the date of application are not eligible to apply. Educational Qualification must be from Recognized Institutions / Boards, otherwise candidature will be cancelled.
2.2 Age Limit for ECR Railway Job Recruitment 2012 :
2.2.1 The normal age ( in completed years ) for the East Cemtral Railway Recruitment is 18 – 33 years reckoned as on 01.01.2013.
2.2.2 The upper age is relaxable for the following specified categories to the extent indicated below.
i) By 5 years for candidates belonging to SC / ST communities.
ii) By 3 years for candidates belonging to OBC communities.
iii) By 5 years to candidates who have originally been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989.
iv) For Persons with Disabilities( PWD ) :
10 years for UR, 13 years for OBC and 15 years for SC / ST candidates.
v) For the serving Railway Staff ( Casual Laborers and Substitutes ) the upper age limits will be up to 40 years for Unreserved candidates, 45 years for SC / ST candidates and 43 years for OBC candidates, provided they have put in a minimum of 3 years service ( continuous or in broken spells ).
vi) In case of staff of Quasi Administrative Offices of Railway Organisation such as Railway Canteens, Railway Institutes and Railway Co – operative Societies who have put in 3 years service, relaxation of age will be given to the extent of service rendered by them subject to a maximum of 05 years and upper age limit of 35 years.
vii) Upper age limit in case of widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from her husband but not remarried shall be relaxed up to 35 years for Unreserved, 38 years for OBC and 40 years for SC / ST candidates.
viii) The RRC East Central Railway Recruitment upper age limit in case of course completed Act Apprentices applying for those posts whose minimum qualification is Course completed Act apprenticeship shall be relaxed to the extent of apprentice training undergone by them under the Apprenticeship Act 1961.
2.2.3 Proof of Age :
(a) Matric Certificate issued by Board. ( or )
(b) School Leaving Certificate counter signed by Inspector of Schools / Headmaster / District Education Officer.
3. RRC East Central Railway Job Application Fee 2012 :
i. 40/- ( forty only ) payable in a form of crossed Indian Postal Order only, drawn in favour of Assistant Personnel Officer ( RRC ), Railway Recruitment Cell, E.C.Railway, payable at Patna Remittance of examination fee in any other form will not be accepted and application shall be summarily rejected solely on this ground. Indian Postal Order (s) should not have been issued earlier to the date of issue of this ECR Railway Recruitment Notification 2012.
ii. Candidates should write their name and address on the place provided on the Indian postal order ( IPOs ). Examination Fees is not refundable and it cannot be adjusted for another examination under any circumstances.
3.1 The following categories are exempted from payment of examination fee :
(i) Candidates belonging to SC / ST communities.
(ii) Women candidates.
(iii) Candidates belonging to minority communities.
(iv) Candidates belonging to economically backward classes having annual family income of less than 50,000/-.
(v) Persons with Disabilities ( PWD ) or Physically Handicapped ( PH ) candidates.
3.2 Minorities mean Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Zorastrians ( Parsis ). For claiming waiver of examination fee, Minorities candidates should furnish ‘ self declaration ’ along with application form. At the time of document verification such candidates claiming waiver of examination fee will be required to furnish ‘ minority community declaration ’ affidavit on non – judicial stamp paper that he / she belongs to any of the above minority community. If the affidavit is not produced during document verification, the candidature will be rejected.
3.3 Economically backward classes means the candidates whose annual family income is less than 50, 000/-. Such candidates have to submit Income Certificate on the letter head of the issuing authority and enclose with the ECR Railway Vacancy Application 2012.
3.4 Persons with Disabilities ( PWD ) :
Definitions of Disabilities :
(a) Blindness :
‘ Blindness ’ refers to a condition where a person suffers from any of the following conditions, namely :
(i) total absence of sight, ( or )
(ii) visual acuity not exceeding 6 / 60 or 20 / 200 ( snellen ) in the better eye with correcting lenses, ( or )
(iii) limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of 20 degree or worse.
(b) Low vision :
‘ Person with low vision ’ means a person with impairment of visual functioning even after treatment or standard refractive correction but who uses or is potentially capable of using vision for the planning or execution of a task with appropriate assistive device.
(c) Hearing Impairment :
‘ Hearing Impairment ’ means loss of sixty decibels or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.
(d) (i) Locomotor disability :
‘ Locomotor disability ’ means disability of the bones, joints or muscles leading to substantial restriction of the movement of the limbs or any form of cerebral palsy.
(ii) Cerebral Palsy :
‘ Cerebral Palsy ’ means a group of non-progressive conditions of a person characterized by abnormal motor control posture resulting from brain insult or injuries occurring in the pre-natal or infant period of development.
(iii) All the cases of orthopaedically handicapped persons would be covered under the category of ‘ locomotor disability or cerebral palsy ’.
(e) Degree of Disability for Reservation :
Only such persons would be eligible for reservation in posts who suffer from not less than 40 per cent of relevant disability. A person who wants to avail the benefit of reservation would have to submit a Disability Certificate issued by a competent authority.
(f) Competent Authority to Issue a Disability Certificate :
The competent authority to issue a Disability Certificate shall be a medical Board duly constituted by Central or State Government consisting of at least three members out of which at least one shall be a specialist in the particular field for assessing locomotor / cerebral / visual / hearing disability, as the case may be.
(g) Visually Handicapped candidates / those candidates whose writing speed is affected by cerebral palsy can avail the assistance of scribe for writing answers on their behalf. For engaging the scribe the candidate will have to suitably inform the Railway Recruitment Cell in advance.
The engagement of scribe will be subject to the following conditions :
(i) The candidates will have to arrange their own scribes at their own cost during ECR Railway Examination. Separate East Central Railway Admit Cards will be issued to the scribes accompanying the visually handicapped candidates. Railway Recruitment Cell ESR Exam Admit card should contain the particulars and photograph of the scribe duly signed by him / her.
(ii) The academic qualification of the scribe should be one grade below the qualification prescribed for the post for which ECR Railway Job Recruitment is made.
(iii) The scribe can be from any academic discipline different from that of the candidate.
(iv) The candidates as well as the scribe will have to give a suitable undertaking along with the application confirming that scribe fulfills all the stipulated East Central Railway Eligibility Criteria for a scribe as mentioned above. In case it transpires later, that he / she did not fulfill any of the laid down eligibility criteria or there has been suppression of material facts the candidature of the applicant will stand cancelled irrespective of the result of the examination.
The candidate shall be responsible for any mis – conduct on the part of the scribe brought by him / her. The under taking should be submitted by the visually handicapped and the candidates whose writing speed is affected by cerebral palsy along with his / her ECR Railway Vacancy Application.
(h) All one eyed candidates and VH candidates whose visual degree of disability is less than 40% shall not be considered as visually handicapped persons and the provision of engaging scribe shall not be applicable to them.
(i) ECR Railway Medical Examination :
All selected candidates will be subjected to medical examination by Railway Medical Authority at the time of appointment and only those confirming to the medical standards as laid down in the Indian Railway Medical Manual and other extant provisions as the case may be will only be eligible for appointment.
4. Mode of Application for East Central Railway Recruitment 2012 :
4.1 Candidates should submit the ECR Railway Job Applications either in Hindi or in English to this Notification. Application having any change in the format will be rejected.
4.2 The RRC East Central Railway Recruitment Application should be on good quality A – 4 size bond white paper ( 210mm x 297mm, 80 GSM ) using one side only. News paper cuttings should not be used as ECR Railway Job Applications 2012.
4.3 Candidates should ensure that ECR Railway Recruitment Application is on a single sheet conforming to the above specifications. Candidates using printed application form from any other source should ensure that it conforms to the prescribed format. The application form can also be downloaded and printed from RRC’s website : www.rrcecr.gov.in
4.4 Candidates should fill up the ECR Railway Job Vacancy Application form in his / her own handwriting either in Hindi or in English with blue or black ball point pen only.
4.5 Candidates belonging to SC / ST communities should produce a community certificate of this Railway Recruitment Cell ECR Railway Recruitment Notification 2012.
4.6 Candidates belonging to OBC community should produce a community certificate of this ECR Railway JOb Notification 2012. In addition the OBC candidates should enclose self – declaration of non – creamy layer status.
4.7 Candidates who have already been debarred for life from appearing in all the examinations conducted by the Railway Recruitment Boards / Railway Recruitment Cells or those who have been debarred for a specified period which is yet to be over, are not eligible to apply.
4.8 Candidates should send their ECR Railway Vacancy Applications sufficiently in advance to reach this office on or before the closing date. Railway Recruitment Cell / ECR shall not be responsible for any postal delay or wrong delivery of RRC East Central railway Recruitment Applications 2012.
4.9 Candidates are required to copy the following para ( Declaration ), in his / her own handwriting , in space providing at column 19 in the ECR Railway Application format “ I hereby declare that all the particulars given above by me are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I am aware that in the event of any information furnished by me is found false / incorrect at any stage, my candidature will be rejected summarily and I am also liable for criminal action. I will abide by the instructions given in the notification. ” If the candidate does not copies the above para in column 19 of the East Central Railway Vacancy Application Form, his application shall be rejected summarily solely on this ground.
4.10 Candidate should put Signature, Place and date of filling of application at the bottom of the RRC East Central Railway Recruitment Application form at the assigned place. Signature of the applicant must be specific so that the same may not be copied easily. Signature in Capital letters or open letters will not be accepted and the applications having such type of signatures will be rejected summarily.
4.11 Candidate should put clear and readable Left Thumb Impression ( LTI ) in the specified box of the ECR Railway Job 2012 application form. If the candidate does not put his LTI at all or puts partial LTI or blurred / smudged LTI or such LTI which is not readable, his RRC East Central Railway Recruitment 2012 application shall be rejected summarily solely on this ground.
4.12 Further, if the applicant leaves the application unsigned or he / she signs in capital letters, his application shall be rejected summarily solely on this ground.
5 To Whom to Apply :
5.1 The filled in ECR Railway Vacancy 2012 application along with the required documents should be addressed to the following address or dropped in the Application Box / Room at Railway Recruitment Cell office, East Central Railway, Polson Complex, Digha Ghat, Patna – 800011 Bihar upto 18.00 hours of the closing date i.e 10.10.2012 on all working days i.e except Saturday, Sunday and Gazetted Holidays.
Assistant Personnel Officer ( RRC ),
Railway Recruitment Cell,
East Central Railway,
Polson Complex, Digha Ghat,
Patna – 800011, Bihar.
5.2 On the envelope containing the application this should be clearly been written “ Application for Recruitment to the Posts in Pay Band – 1 + Grade Pay 1800/-”, Employment Notice No. RRC / ECR / GP 1800 / 1 / 2012.
Physically Handicapped candidate should mention ‘ Physically Handicapped Candidate ’ at the top right side of the envelope.
5.3 The candidate should send ECR Railway Job Online Application duly filled in along with required documents by Ordinary Post, so as to reach RRC / ECR office within the closing date positively. East Coast Railway Recruitment 2012 Application received after closing date, for any reason whatsoever, will not be considered. Speed post / Courier / Registered AD envelopes will not be acknowledged and will be treated as received by ordinary post.
5.4 Candidates who have been debarred from appearing in any of the Railway Recruitment Board / Railway Recruitment Cell Examination need not apply unless their debar period expires by the closing date.
6. Serving Employees :
A Candidate serving under any government or Public Sector Enterprises / Undertaking including Railways or Quasi Administrative Government Offices / Organizations and institutions should either apply through proper channel with duly certified service details by the employer or directly to RRC / ECR with “ No Objection Certificate ” from the employer concerned. In addition ,an advance copy of such application complete in all respects may be sent super scribing on the top of the ECR Railway Job application “ Advance Copy ” so as to reach RRC / ECR before the closing date and time specified. Advance copy of the application will be entertained provided the application through the proper channel is received in the RRC / ECR office within 15 days from the closing date for which the entire responsibility would be of the candidates.
7. Andman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep Candidates :
For candidates belonging to Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep islands , closing date would be 25.10.2012 time upto 18.00 hrs. Such candidates should enclose a domicile certificate of Andaman, Nocobar and Lakshadweep islands from an appropriate authority of the Andaman, Nocobar and Lakshadweep certifying that the candidate has passed his examination from the school / College situated in Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshaadweep.
8. Only One Application for ECR Railway Vacancies 2012 :
Each candidate should send only one east Central Railway Recruitment application. Candidates submitting multiple applications will not be considered. Even if such a candidate gets selected inadvertently, he / she will not be offered appointment later on.
9. ECR Railway Mode of Selection :
9.1 East Central Railway Written Test followed by Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ) of candidates found successful in RRC ECR Railway written Test, Document Verification and Railway Recruitment Cell ECR Railway Medical Examination. There will not be any Viva – voce. Entire proceeding of PET shall be video graphed.
9.2 Candidates who fulfill the ECR Railway Job Eligibility Conditions will be called for a East Central Railway Written Test. A separate call letter indicating date, time and venue will be sent to all the eligible candidates.
9.3 RRC East Central Railway Written Examination :
ECR Railway Written Examination consists of objective type multiple choice ( 4 options ) question paper based on 10th class standard to assess the general knowledge / awareness / mathematics / reasoning etc.
9.4 The question paper will be printed in Hindi, English, Urdu and Maithili.
9.5 Negative Marking :
There will be negative marking for marking wrong answers. 1 / 3 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
9.6 ECR Railway Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ) :
Passing the Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ) is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. The criterion for the PET is as under :
|For male candidates||For female candidates|
|Should be able to run for a distance of 1500 meters in six minutes in one chance.||Should be able to run for a distance of 400 meters in three minutes in one chance.|
9.7 Only those candidates who qualify in the RRC East Central Railway Written Test will be called for the Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ). The number of candidates to be called for PET will be three times the number of vacancies or as per the extant rules. The candidates will be called for PET in order of merit in the ECR Railway Written Examination. A separate call letter indicating date, time & venue will be sent to the qualified candidates to appear at the Physical Efficiency Test ( PET ).
9.8 The candidates will be called for the verification of the original certificates based on the merit of the East Central Railway Written Examination 2012.
9.9 RRC / ECR will not be liable / responsible for any loss / injury / damage, whether direct or consequential, suffered / incurred by any candidate during the selection, including PET. Candidates are advised in their own interest, therefore, to ensure that they are physically and otherwise fit to undertake the selection and observe due care to avoid injury / loss / damage to either themselves or others during the process of selection.
9.10 The persons with disabilities are exempted from appearing for PET.
9.11 The final recruitment panel will be strictly based on merit position obtained in written examination.
10 General Conditions for East Central Railway Recruitment 2012 :
10.1 Candidates before applying should carefully read the instructions and ensure that he / she fulfills all eligibility conditions at the time of submission of ECR Railway Job Applications 2012.
10.2 The number of RRC East Central Railway Vacancies shown in this notification are provisional and the same is liable to increase or decrease depending upon the actual needs of the administration.
10.3 Selected candidates are liable to be posted anywhere in East Central Railway. Decision of Railway Administration in this regard shall be final.
10.4 Emoluments on initial appointment will be at minimum of the Pay Band 1 + Grade Pay 1800 + Other allowances as admissible.
10.5 Mere selection and empanelment does not confer any right of appointment to the candidates.
10.6 Admission of the candidate at all stages of recruitment will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed conditions.
10.7 Railway Recruitment Cell reserves the right to alter the modus of examinations or re – conduct PET / Written Examination or to cancel part or whole of any process of ECR Railway Recruitment at any stage.
10.8 Under any circumstances no damage / loss of any kind or re – fund of examination fee will be considered.
10.9 East Central Railway Medical Examination :
The candidates recommended for appointment will have to pass the requisite medical fitness test (s) conducted by the Railway Administration to ensure that the candidates are medically fit to carry out the duties connected with the post. Only those candidates who are medically fit would be offered appointment.
10.10 Candidates recommended for a particular category of post with a higher medical classification will not be considered for any alternative post with lower medical classification in the event of their medical unfitness.
11 Enclosures to the ECR Railway Vacancy Application 2012 :
Candidates should enclose self-attested photocopies of the relevant certificates as mentioned below. Original certificates should not be enclosed. All enclosed certificates which are in language other than Hindi or English should be translated to Hindi or English alongwith attested Xerox copies of originals.
11.1 A passport size photograph ( not older than 01 months ) without wearing cap & goggles / coloured glasses is to be pasted on the RRC east Central Railway Recruitment Application Form 2012.
11.2 Indian Postal Order towards the ECR Railway Examination Fee of 40/-, wherever applicable.
11.3 Certificates in proof of the Date of Birth. Only 10th class pass or school leaving certificate will be accepted.
11.4 Certificates in proof of educational / technical qualifications.
11.5 Community certificates for candidates belonging to SC / ST / OBC communities.
11.6 Physical Disability Certificate for candidates applying for quota reserved for them.
11.7 Income certificate for economically backward class candidates availing fee concession.
11.8 Self – declaration for candidates belonging to minority communities availing fee concession.
11.9 Non – creamy layer certificate from OBC candidates.
12 Invalid Applications for East Central Railway Jobs 2012 :
ECR Railway Recruitment 2012 Applications which suffer from the following deficiencies will be rejected. The list is only illustrative and not exhaustive.
12.1 East Central Railway Vacancy 2012 Applications received after the closing date and time.
12.2 Indian Postal orders not enclosed or issued before the date of ECR Railway Vacancy Notification or Indian Postal Order(s) for lesser amount than 40/- is enclosed, wherever required.
12.3 Applications not in the prescribed format or which are incomplete in any manner.
12.4 Candidates not in possession of the required ECR Railway Educational Qualifications on the date of RRC East Central Railway Recruitment Application. Educational Qualification certificates, if issued in language other then Hindi or English, it’s translated copy in English / Hindi, duly signed by the candidate must be attached otherwise applications will be rejected summarily treating them as applications without enclosures.
12.5 Candidate under aged / over aged as on 01.01.2013.
12.6 More than one RRC ECR Railway Vacancy Online application submitted by the same candidate. In this case all such applications shall be rejected.
12.7 ECR Railway Recruitment 2012 Applications without the required photo / photo not affixed / Xerox copy of photo affixed.
12.8 ECR Railway Job Vacancy 2012 Applications without the declaration being re – produced by the candidate in the application.
12.9 RRC East Central Railway Recruitment 2012 Applications without signature of candidate.
12.10 Left hand thumb impression not affixed or is blurred / smudged / partial / not readable.
12.11 Copies of required enclosures as mentioned in para 11 not enclosed.
12.12 More than one application submitted in one envelope.
12.13 Railway Recruitment Cell ECR Railway Job Applications which are not addressed to the Assistant Personnel Officer ( RRC ), Railway Recruitment Cell, East Central Railway, Polson Complex, Dighaghat, Patna – 800 011.
12.14 ECR Railway Vacancy 2012 Applications which are filled in a language other than Hindi / English.
12.15 Any other irregularity deficiency noticed and considered invalid by the RRC.
13 Action Against Candidates Found Guilty of Misconduct :
13.1 Candidates are warned that they should not furnish any particular that are false or suppress any material information while filling up the ECR Railway Job Application Form 2012.
13.2 Candidates shall not bring or attempt to bring any political or other influence to further his / her interest in respect of ECR Railway Recruitment.
13.3 Misconduct on the part of the candidate at any part of the recruitment process is strictly prohibited.
13.4 Indulgence in the above practices will result in the rejection of the candidature at any time.
13.5 Action as deemed fit necessary including criminal action will be taken by the RRC against candidates found guilty of submitting fabricated / forged / tampered certificates, using unfair means during PET or written examination, misbehavior at venues where PET is conducted or East Central Railway Written Exam Centres, etc.
14. Instructions for the Candidates :
14.1 The number of ECR Railway Vacancies shown is provisional and is liable to be increased or decreased.
14.2 Female Candidates are also eligible. They may however note that the nature of duties may be arduous and may involve out door duties.
14.3 Selected candidates are likely to be posted anywhere on East Central Railway.
14.4 All candidates, irrespective of community will be considered for UR Vacancies in East Central Railway 2012. However, against vacancies of specific community quota, only candidates of that particular community will be considered and any subsequent representation for change of community status will not be entertained under any circumstances.
14.5 Before applying to the post, the candidate should ensure that he / she fulfills the ECR Railway Recruitment Eligibility Criteria. The RRC / ECR shall reject applications not fulfilling the requisite criteria, at any stage of East Central Railway Recruitment and if erroneously appointed, such candidates shall be liable to be summarily removed from service.
15. Note :
15.1 A copy of the employment notification, Application Format, annexure are also placed on the official website of RRC, East Central Railway www.rrcecr.gov.in.
15.2 Candidates are advised to keep a photocopy of the ECR Railway Vacancy Application form for future reference.
15.3 For any legal dispute, the jurisdiction will be at Central Administrative Tribuanl, Patna only.
15.4 In case of any dispute, English version of the Employment Notice will be treated as valid.
15.5 RRC / ECR shall not be held responsible for any inadvertent error or mistake.
16. Free Journey Railway Pass :
A Free second class Railway pass from nearest railway station to the place of examination and back will be issued to the candidates belonging to SC / ST communities only for appearing in the ECR Railway Recruitment Written Examination / Physical Efficiency Test. All other candidates shall bear their own traveling and other expenses.
17. Railway Recruitment Cell’s Decision Final :
The decision of RRC / ECR in all matters relating to eligibility, acceptance or rejection of the applications, issue of free rail passes, penalty for false information, mode of selection, conduct of examination (s), allotment of examination centre, allotment of post / places to selected candidates and all other matters related with conduct of recruitment process will be final and binding on the candidates, and no enquiry or correspondence will be entered in this connection.
18. Important Caution :
Beware of touts, job racketeers and impersonators trying to deceive the candidates by false promises of securing job in Railways either through influence or by use of unfair or unethical means. The only authorized website of RRC / ECR is www.rrcecr.gov.in. where information / notices regarding the above ECR Railway Recruitment are posted from time to time. Please do not believe or Act on any other websites. Candidates will be selected purely as per merit. Please beware of unscrupulous elements and do not fall in their trap.