Southern Railway Recruitment 2020 – Southern Railway, Chennai Division invites application for recruitment of 600  Posts of Contract Medical Practitioner (Doctors), Nursing Staff, Lab Assistant, Radiographer, Hospital Attendant and Housekeeping Assistant for its Divisional Railway Hospital, Arakkonam (Designated Hospital for managing COVID-19) on contract basis for a period of maximum 3 months.

Read on for more details on Southern Railway Recruitment 2020. 

Southern Railway Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

Last Date for Registration17th April 2020


Vacancy Details 

Name of the PostNo. of vacancies
Contract Medical Practitioner (doctors)72
Nursing Staff120
Lab Assistant24
Hospital Attendant120
Housekeeping Assistant240


Monthly Remuneration

Name of the PostMonthly Remuneration
Contract Medical Practitioner(DOCTORS)Rs.75,000/- fixed In case of specialists Rs.95000/- fixed
Nursing StaffRs.44,900/- in Level-7 (plus DA & other allowances admissible.)
Lab AssistantRs.21,700/- in Level-3 (plus DA & other allowances admissible.)
RadiographerRs.29,200/- in Level-5 (plus DA & other allowances admissible.)
Hospital AttendantRs.18000/- in Level-1 (plus DA & other allowances admissible.)
Housekeeping AssistantRs.18000/- in Level-1 (plus DA & other allowances admissible.)


Eligibility Criteria for Southern Railway Recruitment 2020

Name of the PostEducational Qualification/RequirementsAge as on 01.04.2020
Contract Medical Practitioner (Doctors)M.B.B.S. and registered with the Indian Medical Council. Two years experience is desirable. Specialization in Anaesthesia/ Physician/ Intervisitors will be given preference.Should not have completed more than 50 years
Nursing StaffCertified as a registered Nurse & Midwife having passed 03 years course in General Nursing and Midwifery from School of Nursing or other Institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council or B.Sc(Nursing). Experience/trained in ICU/Dialysis Unit/ Ventilators is preferable.20 to 40
Lab Assistant12th (10+2 stage) with Science, plus Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) from a recognised university.18 to 33
Radiographer10+2 with Physics and Chemistry and Diploma in Radiography/X-Ray Technician/Radio diagnosis Technology (2 years course) from recognized institutions.

Science graduates with Diploma in Radiography/XRay Technician /Radio diagnosis Technology (2 years course) shall be preferred.

18 to 33
Hospital Attendant10th Std passed Experience in ICU/Dialysis Unit is preferable.18 to 30
Housekeeping Assistant (Safailwala)10th Std passed18 to 30


How To Apply for Southern Railway Recruitment 2020  – Application Process

Candidates who fulfil the above terms and conditions and having requisite qualification may register their details in the links below for TELECONFERENCE INTERVIEW. 
Registration Link for Doctors –
Registration Link for Nurse –
Registration for Lab Assistants / Radiographers –
Registration for Hospital Attendant and Housekeeping Assistant


Selection Process

Teleconference Interview will be conducted for selection of suitable candidates for CMP doctors & Paramedical Staff.
Date and time of teleconference Interview will be communicated to your mobile number


 Medical Examination

The Candidate shall undergo a medical examination, before the contract is entered into, for fitness to perform the work awarded to him/her.


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