South Eastern Railway notified recruitment to 2461 Group D posts

Railway Recruitment Cell, South Eastern Railway (RRC-SER) invited applications for filling up 2461 Group-D posts in Pay Band‐I of Rs.5200‐20200 with Grade Pay of Rs 1800

Oct 10, 2012 10:45 IST
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Railway Recruitment Cell, South Eastern Railway (RRC-SER) invited applications for filling up 2461 Group-D posts in Pay Band‐I of Rs.5200‐20200 with Grade Pay of Rs 1800.

Important Dates:

Last date to apply: 31 October 2012 (2359 hrs)
                               15 November 2012 (1700 hrs) [for candidates from Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti Districts and Pangi sub-division of Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep Island and those residing abroad).

Pay Scale: Pay Band‐I of Rs.5200‐20200 with Grade Pay of Rs 1800

Name and Number of Posts:


1 Trackman (Engg. 313
2 Pointsman-B (OPTG) 661
3 Helper-II (Engg., Mech., Elect.) 815
4 Helper-II (Workshop & Stores)  
5 Station Peon /Peon (Comml., Work Shop) 6
Total 2461


Minimum Educational Qualification: Candidates must have passed 10th standard or ITI or equivalent from a recognized educational institution or Board. Those appearing or awaiting results are not eligible.

Age Limit (as on 01/01/2013): Minimum: 18 years
Maximum: 33 years

Examination Fee:  An examination fee of Rs.40 has to be paid via crossed DD from State Bank of India OR any other nationalized Bank OR crossed IPO drawn in favour of “FA&CAO, South Eastern Railway, 11 Garden Reach Road, Kolkata-700043” payable at Kolkata.

{Validity of Bank Draft /IPO should be of minimum six months from the date of issue.}

[SC/ST, Persons With Disabilities (PWD), women, minority candidates (Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists & Zorastrians [Parsis]), and candidates belonging to economically backward classes (with family income < Rs.50,000/- p.a.) need not pay this fee.]

Selection Procedure:
The recruitment process consists of Written Examination followed by Physical Efficiency Test (PET) of candidates found successful in written test. Document Verification and Medical Examination will be done for those candidates who clear the PET.
Only those candidates who fulfill the eligibility conditions will be called for the written test. Passing the PET is mandatory and the same will be qualifying in nature. Candidates who qualify in the written examination will be called for the PET. PWD candidates are exempted from appearing for PET

How to Apply:

Completely filled in application in prescribed format with copies of required documents/ certificates should be sent by ordinary post to Assistant Personnel Officer (Recruitment), Railway Recruitment Cell, South Eastern Railway, 11, Garden Reach Road, 1st Floor, Bungalow No 12 A, Kolkata-700043” or, dropped in the Application Box kept in the Ground Floor of the RRC, by the last date.

 The envelope containing the application should be super-scribed "Application for recruitment in Pay Band‐I Rs.5200‐20200 with Grade Pay of 1800 – South Eastern Railway" along with the community as applicable [SC/ST/OBC/UR/PWD(PH)].

Candidates are advised to keep a Xerox copy of their application (along with enclosures) with unique registration number with them for future reference.


• The vacancies reserved for PWD are not separate but included in the total number of vacancies.
• Examination Fee is non-refundable.
• Candidates who have been debarred from appearing in any of the Railway Recruitment Board/Railway Recruitment Cell Examination need not apply unless their debar period expires.
• Each candidate should send only one application. Candidates submitting multiple applications will not be considered.  Even if such a candidate gets selected inadvertently, he/she will not be offered appointment later on.

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