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Western Railway Notified Recruitment to 59 posts under Sports quota

Western Railway issued notification for Direct Recruitment of Sportspersons to 59 posts against Sports quota (open advertisement) for the year 2013-2014.

Jul 29, 2013 17:04 IST
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Western Railway issued notification for Direct Recruitment of Sportspersons to 59 posts against Sports quota (open advertisement) for the year 2013-2014. Interested candidates should send their applications till 26 August 2013.

Last Date for receipt of applications: 26 August 2013 (1700 hours)

Vacancy Details

Total Vacancies: 59 posts
Quota: Sports quota (for sportspersons)

Grade Pay-Wise vacancy details

Sl. No

Sport / Game

No of posts

Qualifications

Sports Achievements

5 posts in PB-I of Rs.5200 - 20200 with Grade Pay Rs. 2800 / 2400

1

Athletics (Men)

3 posts

Graduate

Candidate must have represented the country in Olympic Games OR in World Cup (Junior / Senior) / World Championships (Junior / Senior) / Asian Games (Senior) / Commonwealth Games (Senior) and secured at least 3rd position.

2

Athletics (Women)

2 posts

16 posts in PB-I of Rs.5200 - 20200 with Grade Pay Rs. 2000 / 1900

1

Athletics (Men)

3 posts

SSC / Matriculate

Candidate must have Represented the country in world Cup (Junior / Senior) / World Championships (Junior / Senior) / Asian Games (Senior) / Commonwealth Games (Senior) OR in Commonwealth Championships (Junior / Senior) / Asian Championship / Asian Cup (Junior / Senior) / SAF Games (Senior) / USIC (World Railways) Championship (Senior) and obtained at least 3rd position OR Represented a State in National Games organized under the aegis of IOA and    secured at least 3rd position OR Represented a University in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities and secured at least 3rd position OR Represented a State or equivalent unit in Federation Cup Championship (senior category) and secured at 1st position.

2

Athletics (Women)

4 posts

3

Basket ball (Men)

2 posts

4

Volleyball (Men)

1 post

5

Volleyball (Women)

3 posts

6

Cross Country (Women)

2 posts

7

Badminton (Women)

1 post

38 posts in PB-I of Rs.5200 - 20200 with Grade Pay Rs. 1800

1

Athletics (Men)

4 posts

SSC / Matriculate

Candidate must have Represented the country in Commonwealth Championships (Junior / Senior) / Asian Championship / Asian Cup (Junior / Senior) / SAF Games (Senior) / USIC (World Railways) Championship (Senior)  OR Represented a State or equivalent unit in Federation Cup Championship (senior category) and secured at least 3rd position OR Represented a State or equivalent unit except in Marathon and cross Country in (Senior / Youth / Junior National Championships) OR Represented a Unit or District of the State in the Senior State Championship and secured at least 3rd position.

2

Athletics (Women)

4 posts

3

Foot ball (Men)

6 posts

4

Chess (Men)

1 post

5

Cricket (Men)

6 posts

6

Badminton (Men)

7 posts

7

Table Tennis (Men)

3 posts

8

Volleyball (Men)

1 post

9

Volleyball (Women)

1 post

10

Hockey (Men)

1 post

11

Weightlifting (Men)

2 posts

12

Cue Sports

1 post

13

Table Tennis (Women)

1 post

In team sports, only sports persons who have actually played the sport in-field shall only be considered for recruitment against sports quota.
Sports person should be an active player and achievements gained on or after 1 April 2011 shall only be considered for appointment.

Eligibility Criteria
Age Limit: (as on 1 January 2014.)
Minimum: 18 years
Maximum 25 years

Selection Process: Final selection of candidates will be done on the basis of their performance in Sports trials followed by Interview.

Candidates will be required to produce all documents / certificates in original at the time of trial / Interview else they will not be allowed to attend the trial procedure.

Selected candidates would be required to undergo medical examination as per the prescribed norms of different categories. Candidates found medically fit by the Trial Committee will only be considered for the next stage by the Recruitment Committee.

Shortlisted eligible candidates will be required to stay at the trail venue for 2 to 3 days for the selection process at their own cost. 

Appointed / finally selected candidates will be liable to serve anywhere on Western Railways.

Application Fee: Non-refundable application fees of Rs. 60 (for posts with Grade Pay Rs. 2800 & Rs. 2400) / Rs. 40 (for posts with Grade Pay Rs. 2000, Rs. 1900  & Rs. 1800) have to be paid through a Crossed Indian Postal Order (IPO) drawn in favor of “Western Railway Sports Association, Mumbai” payable at Mumbai.

SC/ ST / Female/ Minority candidates and candidates belonging to Economically Backward Classes are exempted from payment of application fees.

How to Apply: Interested eligible candidates should send their applications, in the prescribed format, along with Fee IPO and attested copies of required certificates to ‘Sr.Sports Officer, Western Railway Sports Association, Headquarter Office, Churchgate, Mumbai-400 020’ through ordinary post so as to reach the concerned office on or before 26 August 2013 (1700 hours).

Applications can also be dropped in the drop box kept at the ‘Headquarter Office, Churchgate, Mumbai-400 020’ till 1700 hours on 26 August 2013.

On the envelope, carrying the application, candidates should super-scribe in capital letters as ‘Application for Recruitment against Sports quota for the year 2013-2014’.

Complete Notification

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