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Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) Technician Posts Details- Vacancy, Age Limit, Eligibility & Other details.

KRCL Technician Posts Recruitment: Announcement of a recruitment notification for Technician Posts in Electrical and Signal & Telecom Department of Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) is released. Only eligible domiciled candidates of the States of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka or KRCL Land loser candidate can apply for the declared posts. The candidates should be medically and mentally fit according to the official rules of Konkan Railway Corporation Limited. More details of the recruitment are given in the article below-

KRCL Technician Posts Recruitment- Overview

KRCL Notification NumberCO/P-R/02/2018
Date of publication23/03/2018
Start Date of Application23/03/2018
Closing date of Application30/04/2018 up to 22:00 hrs
No of Vacancies65 Posts

KRCL Technician Posts Designation

KRCL through Employment Notification No. CO/P-R/02/2018 has notified to fill up the Technician Categories Posts under Electrical and Signal & Telecom Department. The designation of the categories of the posts are-

  1. Electrician -III/Electrical
  2. Electrical Signal and Telecom Maintainer (ESTM) -III

Scale of pay: Level 02 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with other allowances as admissible.

KRCL Recruitment 2018- Technician Posts – Vacancies

In total 65 posts are advertised, however, the distribution of the vacancies among different categories of the applicants are tabled below-

Electrician -III/Electrical



Electrical Signal and Telecom Maintainer (ESTM) -III



Total    65
  • Number of posts is provisional and may increase or decrease as per the requirement of KCRL.

Eligibility Criteria to Apply for KRCL Technician Posts

The recruitment of the Technical Categories shall be under Electrical & S&T Dept. of KRCL and the post requires the eligibility as per the notification. Eligibility requirements for the technical categories posts are given below-

Age Limit

  • Minimum and maximum age limit is – 18 to 30 years. The age shall be reckoned as on 01.07.2018. Age relaxation for reserved & ex-servicemen will be according to the chart given below-
SC/STBy 5 years
OBC-Non-Creamy LayerBy 3 years
Ex ServicemenUp to extent of service rendered in defense plus 3 years provided they have put in minimum of 6th month of service after attestation.

KRCL Technician Posts – Educational Qualification

Candidates willing to apply should have the educational qualification as on the closing date. Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational/technical qualification should not apply as their application shall not be accepted.

Electrician -III/Electrical



Matriculation/SSLC with ITI from recognised institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Electrician/Wireman/Mechanic HT, LT Equipment’s and Cable Jointing/Electronics Mechanic (OR) Matriculation/SSLC with CCAA in the trades mentioned above
Electrical Signal and Telecom Maintainer (ESTM) -III



Matriculation/SSLC with ITI from recognised institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Electrician/Electronics Mechanic/Wireman (OR) Matriculation/SSLC with CCAA in the trades mentioned above.

Medical Standard for the Posts

The medical standards for different categories which candidates have to qualify for final selection are outlined below

Medical CategoryGeneral FitnessVisual Acuity
B-1Physically fit in all respectDistance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D)



Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc

How to Apply to KRCL Technician Posts Recruitment?

First of all, the direct link to apply for KRCL recruitment is also shared at the end of the article. As only online application will be accepted for registration, so interested candidates should only visit the official websites of KRCL for application submission or the link mentioned above.

Keep these things ready before registration-

  1. Scanned JPEG image of coloured Photograph of size up to 80KB .
  2. Scanned JPEG image of Signature of size up to 50KB

Application Fee

The application fee can be submitted by internet banking or debit/credit cards.

SC/ ST/Ex –Servicemen/ Female/ Minorities/ Economically Backward ClassRs.500/-

[KRCL Technician Posts Recruitment Official Notification]

[KRCL Technician Posts Recruitment Application Direct Link]