Eastern Railway Recruitment 2011

Recruitment in Eastern Railway 2011

Closing Date and Time for the receipt of Eastern Railway application form is 25.02.2011 and 17:00 hrs.

1. Eastern Railway Applications, on plain paper, in the given format, are invited from the citizens of India and from such other persons declared eligible by Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India, for filling up posts in specified categories of Eastern Railway, as listed below. The Application, in prescribed format, may be sent by post to the following address.

Assistant Personnel Officer (Recruitment),
Railway Recruitment Cell,
Eastern Railway,
56, C.R.Avenue,
RITES Building,
1st Floor,
Kolkata – 700 012.

For candidates belonging to Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshdweep Islands, the last date will be 15 days beyond the closing date (i.e.10.03.2011) upto 17:00 hrs. Eastern Railway Applications received after closing date and time will not be entertained. The envelope containing application should be clearly superscribed “Application for Recruitment in Pay Band-I Rupee 5,200-20,200/- with GP Rupee 1,800/- Eastern Railway” along with the community as applicable (i.e. SC / ST / OBC / UR / PWD (PH)).

A Candidate should submit only one ER Railway application form, even if he / she intends to be considered for more than one or all categories. Candidate submitting more than one application form will not be considered. Even if such a candidate gets selected inadvertently, he / she will not be offered appointment and where detected at a later stage, will be liable for summary termination from service.

Eastern Railway Recruitment 2011 will be conducted by the Railway Recruitment Cell, Eastern Railway, (hereinafter referred as RRC-ER). Number of posts to be filled on Eastern Railway with community-wise and PWD wise distribution, scale of pay and medical classification are indicated below :

Post Code No.PostGradeURSCSTOBCTotalPWD (PH)Med. Standard
01.Porter-Transp.Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-83513681251Please See NBA2
02. Gateman-Transp.Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-71443169215Please See NBA3
03.Parcel PorterRupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-100614496301*Please See NBC1

Helper Gr.II-Mech Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-5853562565681765*Please See NBB1
05.Helper Gr.II-Elec.Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-441


1331*Please See NBB1
06. Helper Gr.II-S&TRupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-1106848107333Please See NBB1
07.Trackman-Engg.Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-147489664914364455

Please See NBB1
08.Safaiwala (Med)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-71


214*Please See NBC1
Grand Total29351787128828558865--

Note : Total 420 PWD vacancy in categories marked * (Asterisk).

Number of posts to be filled on Metro Rly. / Kolkata with community-wise and PWD wise distribution, scale of pay and medical classification are indicated below :

Post Code No.PostGrade URSCST OBCTotal PWD (PH) Med. Standard
09.Elect. Helper (Elect.)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-55Nil252518010

10.Porter (Traffic)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-10Nil052035NilA2
11. Safaiwal (Traffic)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-NilNil08071502C1 & below
12. Gangman (Civil Engg.)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-Nil


13.Khalasi (Civil Engg.)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-17Nil08

14.Safaiwala(Civil Engg.)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-NilNil04081201C1
15.Peon (Civil Engg.)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-02Nil06152305C1 & below
16.Helper (S&T)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-19

17.Khalasi / Peon (in non Tech Deptt.)Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rupee 1,800/-10Nil095675

08C1 & below
Grand Total113Nil7825945031-

Number of posts to be filled on CLW with community-wise and PWD wise distribution, scale of pay and medical classification are indicated below :

Post Code No.Post Grade URSCSTOBCTotal PWD (PH) Med. Standard
18.Helper–II Rupee 5,200-20,200/- + GP Rs.1,800/-14443227828711C1
Grand Total14443227828711-

Note :

1.1. Vacancies of PWD (PH) given in the table are not separate but included in the total number of vacancies.

1.2. Vacancies indicated above are only tentative and are subject to change.

1.3. Candidates for Post Code-01 must meet the standard for Vision and colour vision specified. They should have their vision checked by competent eye specialist and obtain certificate, an attested xerox copy of which should be attached with the ER Railway application form.

1.4 Physically challenged candidates should go through the details given.

2. Abbreviations Used :

(2.1) RRC-ER : Railway Recruitment Cell, Eastern Railway

(2.2) ER : Eastern Railway

(2.3) CLW : Chittaranjan Locomotive Works

(2.4) Metro Rly. : Metro Railway / Kolkata

(2.5) SC : Scheduled Caste

(2.6) ST : Scheduled Tribe

(2.7) OBC : Other Backward Classes

(2.8) UR : Un-Reserved

(2.9) PWD (PH) : Persons with Disabilities (Physically Handicapped)

  • VH : Visually Handicapped
  • HH : Hearing Handicapped
  • OH : Orthopaedically Handicapped

(2.10) SRE : Serving Railway Employee

(2.11) PET : Physical Efficiency Test

(2.12) Elect. : Electrical

(2.13) Mech. : Mechanical

(2.14) S & T : Signal & Telecommunication

(2.15) Comml. : Commercial

(2.16) Transp. : Transportation

(2.17) Engg. : Engineering

(2.18) AF : ER Railway Application Form

3. Minimum Educational Qualification for Eastern Railway Vacancies 2011 :

3.1 The candidate should be minimum 10th Pass or ITI or equivalent on the date of ER Rail application form. Candidates appearing at and / or awaiting results of final examination of Class 10th  or ITI or equivalent are not eligible.

4. ER Railway 2011 Age Limit and Relaxation :

4.1 For all the above vacancies, the age limit will be 18 to 33 years and will be reckoned as on  01.01.2011.

4.2 The upper age limit will be relaxed as under, subject to the production of requisite certificate.

4.2.1 By five years for SC / ST and by Three years for OBC candidates in possession of valid certificates issued by the appropriate authority, copy of which is to be enclosed for claiming age relaxation.

4.2.2 Serving railway employees, including casual labours and substitutes, who have put in a minimum of three years service will be given age relaxation subject to the age limit not exceeding 40, 43 and 45 years in case of General, OBC and SC / ST candidates respectively.

4.2.3 In case of staff of Quasi Administrative Offices of Railway Organization such as Railway Canteens, Railway Institutes and Railways Cooperative societies, 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.

4.2.4 Widows and Divorced Women who have judicially separated from their husbands and are not remarried, will be given relaxation in age up to 35, 38 and 40 years in case of General, OBC and SC / ST candidates respectively.

4.2.5 By five years to the candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the Kashmir Division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir during the period from the Ist day of Jan. 80 to the 31st day of Dec. 89, subject to production of a residential certificate from the appropriate authority of the State of Jammu and Kashmir.

4.2.6. The upper age limit for PWD (PH) candidates are 43 years, 46 years and 48 years as on 01.01.2011 for UR, OBC and SC / ST candidates respectively.

4.2.7. No age relaxation is allowed to SC / ST / OBC candidates applying against unreserved posts.

5. Proof of Age :

  • Birth certificate issued by appropriate authority. (or)
  • Matric / 10th pass Certificate issued by Board or equivalent.

6. Serving Employees : A candidate serving under the Government or Public Sector Enterprise / Undertaking including Railways should either apply through proper channel duly certifying their service details by the employer, or, directly to RRC – ER with “No Objection Certificate” from the employer concerned. In addition, an advance copy of such ER Railway application form, complete in all respects, may be sent super-scribing on the top of the application “Advance Copy” so as to reach RRC – ER before the closing date and time specified.

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