Western Railway Recruitment 2017 229 Apprentice Posts

Western Railway Recruitment 2017 229 Apprentice Posts
Job description:

Western Railway Recruitment 2017 2018 Application Form for 229 Apprentice Posts. Western Railway Apprentice Jobs Notification 2017 Released. Western Railway invites Off-line applications for appointment in following Apprentice post in Western Railway. Candidates are requested to Download Application through Official website


Western Railway pattern of examination, Western Railway Syllabus, Western Railway Question Paper, Western Railway Admit Date Release Date, Western Railway Exam Date, Western Railway Result Date etc. and ensure that they fulfil the stipulated criteria before Applying


Western Railway Recruitment 2017 - 229 Apprentice Posts Apply Online:

Organization Name: Western Railway


Employment Category: Central Govt Jobs


Total No. of Vacancies: 229


Job Location: Vadodara (Gujarat)


Latest Western Railway Vacancy Details:

Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:

Western Railway Invites Applications for the Following Posts

1. Fitter - 62

2. Turner - 04

3. Machinist - 03

4. Welder (G& E) - 11

5. Electrician - 95

6. Mech. Tools & machine. Maint - 09

7. Instruments Mech - 05


9. Draughtsman MECH - 02

10. Electronics MECH - 10

11. Painter (GEN.) - 03

12. Carpenter - 02

13. Ref. & air Cond - 05

14. MECH (Diesel) - 15

15. Boiler (Attend) – 01


Eligibility Criteria for Western Railway Vacancy 2017:

Educational Qualification:

Candidates who have completed 10th, ITI or equivalent from a recognized Institute are Eligible to apply Western Railway Recruitment 2017

Age Limit:

The candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years of age as on date of notification i.e.24.10.2017.

Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years in case of SC/ST candidates, 3 years in case of OBC candidates. Accordingly, for different communities, the eligible date of birth range shall be as follows:


Community   Candidate should be born between (both date inclusive)

UR                  24.10.1993 to 24.10.2002

SC                  24.10.1988 to 24.10.2002

ST                  24.10.1988 to 24.10.2002

OBC              24.10.1990 to 24.10.2002


The candidates who want to avail the benefit of reservation of SC/ST must produce his/her caste certificate on Central Government format issued by appropriate authority as per sample Annexure-B at the time of document verification. Similarly the candidate who want to avail the benefit of reservation of OBC, must produce caste certificate and Non-Creamy Layer Certificate issued on or after 24.10.2016 on Central Government format by appropriate authority as per sample Annexure-C at the time of document verification


Selection Procedure for Western Railway Apprentice:

Candidates will be selected based on Merit list, Interview


Selection of the eligible candidates for imparting training under the Apprentice Act, 1961 will be based on the merit list which would be prepared taking the average of the percentage marks obtained by the candidates in both matriculation (With minimum 50% (aggregate) marks and ITI examination giving equal weight age to both. There will be no written test or viva.


Exam Fee / Application Fee Details for Western Railway Apprentice:

Application Fee:

For General/OBC Candidates Application Fee is - Rs.100/-

For All Other Candidates (ST/SC/Ex-s/PWD) Application Fee is - Nil


How to Apply for Western Railway Application Form: 

Candidates satisfying the above eligibility conditions Use Following Procedure Given Below to Apply Offline:

1. Log on to Western Railway Careers Page at official website to

2. Eligible candidates are advised to open Notification & Application Form

3. Read the Advertisement carefully to be sure about your eligibility

4. Take a print out of application form

4. Fill your Academic Qualification & Other Related Information as per the instructions

5. Ensure the information provided is correct & Make Payments

6. Hard Copies of the signed application (registered online) along with photocopies of (i) ID proof (ii) Proof of Date of Birth (iii) Educational Certificates: Mark-Sheets/Degree Certificate (iv) Caste and attested copies of relevant documents should be addressed to “The Divisional Railway Manager (E)-BRC, Estt.-Electrical Section, Second floor, Personal Department, Pratapnagar, Vadodara- 390004” by post so as to reach us by 23.11.2017.


Western Railway Apprentice Posts Important Dates:

1. Starting Date for Submission of Application: 17.10.2017

2. Last date for Submission of Application: 23.11.2017


Download Western Railway Official Notification & Application at

Western Railway Official Website Career Page: Click Here

Western Railway Official Notification & Application Form PDF: Click Here to Download