RRB Kolkata Group D Vacancies in Eastern Railways, Eligibility of Posts, Application Fee, Last Date and other details.
Railway Recruitment Board has announced to fill up 2367 vacancies of Group D posts in Eastern Railways headquartered in Kolkata. This advertisement is a part advertisement of the Combined Group D advertisement of 62907 Vacancies on 12th February 2018. Here in this article, we are going to drill into the details of the RRB Kolkata Group D Recruitment 2018. RRB Kolkata is one of the Railways Recruitment Boards in West Bengal covering the Eastern Railways and South Eastern Railways, but in this recruitment, RRB Kolkata will conduct the recruitment exercise for Eastern Railways. Stay with us through the article to get the detailed information.
RRB Kolkata Group D or Level I Recruitment 2018| Important Dates
Railways job announcements have put a new life into the unemployed job aspirants across the Country. Railways after a long period of time have announced to fill up the vacant posts in such a large manner. Youths across the West Bengal might have started to search the internet to get the complete details of the RRB Recruitment. So, this article will surely help you with what you have been looking for.
RRB Kolkata Declared Posts
Railway Recruitment Board Kolkata has announced the following posts in the table given below. The table has all the posts declared with the department under which the post comes. This has been presented with a view that candidates can make an informed decision while selecting the posts they apply.
|Name of the Post||Department Name|
|HELPER / ELECTRICAL / GENERAL SERVICES||ELECTRICAL|
|HELPER / ELECTRICAL / TRD||ELECTRICAL|
|TRACK MAINTAINER GRADE IV||ENGINEERING|
|HELPER / S and T||S and T|
|PORTER / HAMAL / SWEEPER CUM PORTER||TRAFFIC|
Total Salary of the Post: All of the declared Posts have the same pay scale of Rs.18000/- with allowances as applicable to Eastern Railways Employees.
Railways Group D Posts Vacancy in Eastern Railways | RRB Notification 2018
Railway Recruitment Board Kolkata covers a large area as Eastern Railways extend to West Bengal and Bangladesh border providing jobs to a large number of youths in the region. Through this recruitment, RRB Kolkata will complete recruitment of 2367 Level I Posts. Reservation among various categories of applicants is given in the table.
|Name of the Post||UR||SC||ST||OBC||TOTAL|
|HELPER / ELECTRICAL / GENERAL SERVICES||3||2||4||10||19|
|HELPER / ELECTRICAL / TRD||5||8||4||13||30|
|TRACK MAINTAINER GRADE IV||1066||319||163||580||2128|
|HELPER / S and T||25||7||13||25||70|
|PORTER / HAMAL / SWEEPER CUM PORTER||4||1||1||2||8|
Eligibility of Group D Posts in Eastern Railways (RRB Kolkata Announcements)
প্রয়োজনীয় যোগ্যতা: Essential Eligibility of the Group D Posts which willing candidates should possess before applying for registration includes Age Criteria, Educational Qualification, and Physical Fitness. Check the eligibility conditions here in this part of the article.
Candidates should be between 18 to 33 years as on 1st July 2018. Other age relaxation is as per Central Govt. order given in the chart below
|Categories of Candidates||Age Relaxation (in years)|
|SC/ST candidates||5 years|
|OBC-Non Creamy Layer candidates||3 years|
|Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in not less than 6 months continuous service after attestation||Up to the extent of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years|
|Persons With Disabilities (PWD) UR||10 Years|
|PWD OBC-Non Creamy Layer||13 Years|
|PWD SC/ST||15 years|
RRB Group D Recruitment Corrigendum
Railway Recruitment Board through Ministry of Railways has announced a corrigendum through RRBs/CEN 2 – 2018/Corrigendum – 2 on 16th March about the age relaxation criteria for the categories listed under. This revised upper age limit or relaxation should be treated as revised age criteria for RRB Group D Posts.
|Categories||Communities||Age Relaxation Or Maximum Age Limit (Revised)|
|Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months service after attestation||UR||33 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years|
|OBC-NCL (Non-Creamy layer)||36 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years|
|SC/ST||38 Years plus Number of years of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years|
|Candidates ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989||UR||38 Years|
|OBC-NCL (Non-Creamy layer)||41 Years
|Candidates who are working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization such as Railway Canteens, Co-operative Societies and Institutes||UR||33 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower.|
|OBC-NCL (Non-Creamy layer)||36 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower|
|SC/ST||38 Years plus length of service rendered or 5 years, whichever is lower|
|Course Completed Act Apprentices applying for the posts for which minimum qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act Apprenticeship||UR||33 Years plus extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961|
|OBC-NCL (Non-Creamy layer)||36 Years plus extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961.|
|SC/ST||38 Years plus extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961.|
Job hunters should carefully apply to this recruitment as they need to have passed the required qualification to apply for registration, waiting for results will not be eligible criteria to apply for the advertisement. Details of the required qualification for the posts are
|ELECTRICAL||10th pass or equivalent|
|ELECTRICAL||Same as above|
|ENGINEERING||Same as above|
|S and T||Same as above|
|MEDICAL||Same as above|
|TRAFFIC||Same as above|
|TRAFFIC||Same as above|
|TRAFFIC||Same as above|
Willing candidates should be physically fit to appear for Physical Efficiency Test failing which they will not be selected for the Posts.
Medical Fitness or Standard
Candidates should ensure that they are eligible as per the medical standards for the posts preferred while applying.
|Medical Standard||General Fitness||Visual Acuity|
|A-2||Physically Fit in all respects||Distant Vision: 6/9, 6/9 without glasses (No fogging test) Near Vision: Sn. 0.6,0.6 without glasses and must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc.|
|B-1||Physically Fit in all respects||Distant 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|
|B-2||Physically Fit in all respects||Distant 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 Binocular Vision etc|
|C-1||Physically Fit in all respects||Distant Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn. 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.|
Apply for RRB Kolkata Group D Posts in Eastern Railways @ rrbkolkata.gov.in
To apply for Group D Posts in Eastern Railways, willing candidates can browse to the official website of RRB Kolkata or through the official link given below within the closing date. But before candidate register here is some important information
Rs. 250/- for reserved categories of applicants & Rs. 500/- for others. Reserved category includes SC/ST/PWD/EX-SERVICEMEN/WOMEN/ECONOMICALLY BACKWARD CLASSES/MINORITIES.
Exam Language Option in RRB Group D Examination
(প্রার্থীগণ বাংলায় পরীক্ষায় অংশগ্রহণ করতে পারে)
Candidates will have an option to select an exam language on which the applying candidates shall be asked the online questions during the Computer Based Selection Test. Following are the languages approved by the Railway Recruitment Board.
These things to be kept ready:
- Scanned image of Photograph and signature
- Working Email ID and a mobile number
How to Apply for RRB Kolkata Group D Posts:
- Click on the Application Link given below
- Click on Apply Online Link
- Log in to the dashboard with Login ID and DOB
- If not registered, Register with your information
- Get Login Id
- After Login
- Fill up the details
- Upload the Scanned images
- Pay the Application fee in any of the mode given
- Finally, submit the application
- Take a printout of the application
কিভাবে আরআরবি গ্রুপ ডি অ্যাপ্লিকেশন সংশোধন করতে হয়?
This section has been created as many candidates might have erroneously entered wrong information which she/he wants to rectify within the closing date. These candidates can follow these steps mentioned below to correct the application immediately.
Important Points of Application Modification
- Candidates cannot change RRB, email ID, and mobile number.
- The modification is allowed twice only.
- Modification Fee is Rs.250/-
Steps to Modify the Application
- Select “Modify Application” through the given link.
- Login with Registration ID and Password
- Pay the Modification Fee
- After Payment of the fees
- Login with particulars
- Make the necessary change
- Submit the Application
- Take a printout of the latest submitted application.
Here, we are sharing the official RRB Group D Recruitment Notification PDF in downloadable form and also the Direct Link to the official Website to Railway Recruitment Board, Kolkata.
Hope the above information will be helpful while applying.
Click to download [RRB Kolkata Group D Official Notification Download]
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