Selection Procedure for Western Railway Recruitment 2011
8. WR Railway Recruitment Procedure :
8.1 Western Railway Selection will be based on Physical Efficiency Test (PET), written examination and medical examination. The PET would be of qualifying nature.
8.2 Physical Efficiency Test (For all Categories) (except for PH Candidates) : The candidate should be able to perform following physical test / tasks :
- Male Candidates : Should be able to run for a distance of 1500 metres in 6 minutes in one chance.
- Female Candidates : Should be able to run for a distance of 400 metres in 3 minutes in one chance.
Note : The above given criterion for PET are ONLY tentative and subject to modification. Changes, if any, would be advised to the candidates at the time of PET.
8.3 The appointment of the candidates will be subject to their being found suitable after antecedent verification and medical fitness as per rules.
8.4 The selection of candidate by RRC-WR does not confer any right to the candidate for appointment.
8.5 RRC-WR shall not be held responsible for any inadvertent error or mistake.
9. WR Railway Syllabus & Examination : Question paper for the Western Railway Written Test shall be of Class 10th standard, consisting of 150 multiple-choice (four) objective type questions, mainly aimed to assess general knowledge / awareness, mathematics, general science and reasoning etc.
Question paper shall be printed in Hindi, English, Gujarati and Marathi only. The duration of Written Test shall be 2 (two) hours.
9.1 WR Railway Date and venue of written examination, Physical Efficiency Test, and Documents Verification will be fixed by the RRC-WR and intimated to eligible candidates by post. Examination schedule may be published on Website and News papers taking. Date of Birth (as mentioned in Personal Data Sheet) or any other variable as criteria. Therefore, candidates are requested to keep photocopies of relevant documents with them for further reference.
- The RRC-WR, at its discretion, may hold additional written examination and / or PET or re-examination or cancel part or whole of the written examination and / or PET.
- Request for postponement of the examination and / or change of centre / venue will not be entertained.
Note : Mere issue of call letter for appearing in written exam / PET by RRC-WR does not confer any right for subsequent stages of recruitment process or placing name on the panel.
10. WR Railway Examination Fees :
10.1 The Examination fee for Western Railway Recruitment 2011 unreserved and OBC candidates is 40/- ( Forty Only).
10.2 Candidates belonging to SC / ST, Physically Handicapped, Women candidates, minorities and economically backward classes are fully exempted from payment of examination fees.
10.3 The Examination fee should be paid in the form of Account payee Demand Draft/Pay Order from any Nationalized Bank or IPO from any Post Office drawn in favour of Assistant Personnel Officer (Recruitment) and payable at Mumbai. Validity of Bank Draft / Pay order should be six months from the date of vacancy notification.
10.4 WR Railway Recruitment Applications received with cash / Cheque / Central Recruitment stamps and Money orders will be rejected, and amount forfeited.
10.5 Postal orders / Bank drafts issued before the date of issue of Employment Notice (i.e.16/12/10) will not be accepted, and such application form will be rejected and amount forfeited.
10.6 The candidates are advised to write their name and address on the backside of the Original Bank Draft / IPO and enclose it with the application form. The details of examination fee may be written in application form. Examination fee is not refundable under any circumstances.
Application for Western Railway Recruitment 2011 :
11. Procedure for submission of Western Railway application, including Personal Data Sheet :
11.1 Candidate should carefully read the instructions in this Employment Notice for filling up application form. Application (including Personal Data Sheet) should be made on a good quality white paper of A4 size (210mm x 297mm) using One Side Only.
The candidate should only use the Format published in the Employment Notice. The candidates have to fill up required information with Black Pen / Black Ball Point pen in his / her own handwriting. The application should be written either in English or Hindi and not in any other language.
The application has to be duly dated and signed by the candidate. Western Railway Application filled in any language other than Hindi / English, and by any person other than the applicant, and having any change in the format will be rejected summarily.
11.2 It is important to note that following para (Declaration) should be copied out by candidate in his / her own handwriting in the space provided at column no.06 of the application form.
“I hereby declare that the facts and evidences given by me in the above application are true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. In the event of any mis-statement/discrepancy in the particulars being detected at any stage, my candidature / service may be cancelled / terminated without any notice.”
11.3 Signature of the applicant must be specific so that same may not be copied easily. Signatures in capital letters or open letters will not be accepted and the applications having such type of signatures will be rejected summarily.
11.4 Candidate should mention “Application For Pay Band-I of 5200-20200 with Grade Pay of 1800 (erstwhile Group ‘D’ posts) – Western Railway” on the top of the envelope containing the application. Each cover should contain one application only. In case more than one application’s are sent in one cover, all such applications will be rejected.
11.5 The candidate should send application duly filled in along with required documents by Ordinary Post, so as to reach RRC-WR office within the closing date positively. Application received after due date, for any reason whatsoever, will not be considered. Speed post / Courier / Registered AD envelopes will not be acknowledged.
11.6 Candidates who have been debarred from appearing in any of the Railway Recruitment Board Examinations need not apply unless their debarration period expires by the Closing date.
Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep Candidates :
For candidates belonging to Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep Islands, closing date would be 02.03.2011, Time Up to -17.00 hrs. Such candidates should enclose a certificate of domicile in Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep Islands from an appropriate authority of the Andaman & Nicobar administration or a certificate from a school or college last attended in Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep certifying that the candidate has passed his examination from the School / College situated in Andaman Nicobar & Lakshadweep.