North Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017, General Departmental Competitive Examination: 426 Vacancies

North Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017, General Departmental Competitive Examination: 426 Vacancies
Job description:

North Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017: 426 Vacancies for Assistant Loco Pilot & Ticket Collector/ Ticket Examiner

 North Eastern Railway, Izatnagar invites Applications for the various post through General Departmental Competitive Examination.

Vacancy Details:

Total Posts: 19 (Fitter : 11 Posts, Welder (G & E) : 02 Posts, Carpenter : 02 Posts, Painter (General) : 02 Posts, Trimmer : 02 Posts)

Post Name:

Assistant Loco Pilot : 224 Posts

Ticket Collector/ Ticket Examiner: 46 Posts

Age Limit as on -10-1-2017:

Minimum 18 and Maximum 42 Years

Age Relaxation: 05 years for SC/ST Candidates and 03 years for OBC Candidates

Education Qualification:

For Assistant Loco Pilot: Matriculation or its equivalent with ITI Approved by NCVT/SCVT in relevant trade.

For Ticket Collector/ Ticket Examiner: 12th or its equivalent with 50% marks in aggregate

Pay Scale:

Assistant Loco Pilot: Rs. 5200-20200/- + GP Rs. 2000/-

Ticket Collector/ Ticket Examiner: Rs. 5200-20200/- + GP Rs. 1900/-

Selection Process: Through Computer Based Test.

How to Apply: Eligible and Interested candidates may apply Online through the website

Important Date:


Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 25.Dec.2016

Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 10.Feb.2017

About North Eastern Railway:

North Eastern Railway is one of the important railway zones out of the total 17 zones in India. North Eastern Railway is headquartered in Gorakhpur and has got three division under such as Izzatnagar Division, Lucknow Division, and Varanasi Division. North Eastern Railway has started its operations in the year 1952 and is the final result of the combinations of two railway systems such as Oudh Tirhoot Railway & Assam Railway and Fatehgarh district of BB & CI Railway. The North Eastern Railway was inaugurated by Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of the independent India.

Presently the North Eastern Railway operates in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Uttarakhand has contributed a lot to the economic, social and cultural development of these regions. North Eastern Railway has got many famous bridges passing across through many rivers and are remarkable for their engineering efficiency. Major tourist and cultural locations such as Varanasi, Sarnath, Lumbini, Ayodhya, Maghar, Lucknow, Allahabad, Kushinagar, Gorakhpur, and Mathura etc. are covered by the North Eastern Railway.

The North Eastern Railway is having a total of 3450 route Kilometres and is operating with 493 stations under its fold. The North Eastern Railway has got two Mechanical workshops, one located at Gorakhpur and the other one at Izatnagar. The North Eastern Railway is headed by General Manager and each division under the North Eastern Railway is controlled by Divisional Railway Manager. Mr. Rajiv Misra is the General Manager of North Eastern Railway.

Being one of the largest employers in the country it would be a privilege for one to work with Indian Railways and North Eastern Railway is especially playing a crucial part. There are recruitments notifications getting live throughout the year on the website as well as in government press media & circulars.