Central Railway Recruitment 2017 for 2196 Apprentice Posts

Central Railway Recruitment 2017 for 2196 Apprentice Vacancies


Railway Recruitment Cell – Central Railway has published a notification for the recruitment of 2196 Apprentice vacancies in various Trades like fitter, welder, carpenter, painter, tailor etc. Eligible candidates can apply online from 01st November 2017 at 11:00 hrs to 30th November 2017 at 17:00 hrs


Also See : North Western Railway Recruitment


Other details like age limit, educational qualification, selection process and how to apply are given below


Central Railway Vacancy Details

Organization Name: Central Railway

Notification No: RRC/CR/AA1/2017

Name of the Posts: Apprentice

Total No. of Posts: 2196


Also See : Northern Railway Recruitment


Name of the Cluster & Unit:

1. Mumbai Cluster: 1503 Posts

a. Carriage & Wagon (Coaching) Wadi Bunder, Mumbai: 252 Posts

b. Kalyan Diesel Shed: 50 Posts

c. Kurla Diesel Shed: 56 Posts

d. Sr.Dee (TRS) Kalyan: 179 Posts

e. Sr.Dee (TRS) Kurla: 192 Posts

f. Parel Workshop: 274 Posts

g. Matunga Workshop: 446 Posts

h. S & T Workshop, Byculla: 54 Posts


2. Bhusawal Cluster: 341 Posts

a. Carriage & Wagon Depot: 81 Posts

b. Electric Loco Shed, Bhusawal: 68 Posts

c. Electric Locomotive Workshop, Bhusawal: 96 Posts

d. Manmad Workshop: 48 Posts

e. TMW Nasik Road: 48 Posts


3. Pune Cluster: 151 Posts

a. Carriage & Wagon Depot: 30 Posts

b. Diesel Loco Shed: 121 Posts


4. Nagpur Cluster: 107 Posts

a. Electric Loco Shed, Ajni: 48 Posts

b. Carriage & Wagon Depot: 59 Posts


5. Solapur Cluster: 94 Posts

a. Carriage & Wagon Depot: 73 Posts

b. Kurduwadi Workshop: 21 Posts


Age Limit

Candidates age limit should be between 15-24 years as on 01st November 2017. Candidates should be born between 01st November 1993 to 01st November 2002 for UR, 01st November 1988 to 01st November 2002 for SC/ ST, 01st November 1990 to 01st November 2002 for OBC. Age relaxation is applicable as per rules

Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years in case of SC/ST candidates, 3 years in case of OBC candidates


Also See : MAHA Metro Recruitment



Candidates should have passed 10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate from recognized Board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training or Provisional Certificate issued by National Council for Vocational Training/ State Council for Vocational Training


Selection Process

Candidates will be selected based on merit.


Payment of Fees

Application Fees (Non-refundable) – Rs.100/-

Fee payment will have to be made online through payment gateway as part of online application process as under:

Once the online application is complete in all respects at RRC/CR’s website www.rrccr.com, candidates will be directed to payment gateway of SBI’s website to make payment

Once the payment is successfully done, candidates will be redirected toRRC/CR’s website to complete the application process and download the application form

The Payment can be made by using Debit Card/Credit Card /Internet Banking /SBI Challan etc. by providing information as asked on the screen. Transaction Charges for online payment, if any, will be borne by the candidates



Candidates are required to apply ONLINE by visiting www.rrccr.com.Detailed instructions for filling up ONLINE applications will be available on the website

Candidates are required to log on to the RRC/CR website www.rrccr.com provided for filling ONLINE applications and fill up the personal details/BIODATA etc carefully

Note-I: Candidates should be in possession of Aadhaar Card. At the time of registration, candidates have to fill 12-digit Aadhaar Card number. The Candidates not having Aadhaar number and have enrolled for Aadhaar but have not received Aadhaar Card can enter 28-digit Aadhaar Enrolment ID printed on the Aadhaar Enrolment slip

Note-II: Candidates should ensure their name, father’s name, date of birth should exactly match as recorded in Matriculation or equivalent certificate.Any deviation found during Document Verification will lead to cancellation of candidature and also debarment

NOTE-III: Candidates are advised to indicate their active mobile number and valid e-mail ID in the ONLINE application and keep them active during the entire engagement process as all important messages will be sent by email/SMS which will be treated as deemed to have been read by the candidates

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Also See : Western Railway Ahmedabad Apprentice Recruitment


Important Dates


Starting Date to Apply Online: 01st November 2017 at 11:00 hrs


Last Date to Apply Online: 30th November 2017 at 17:00 hrs

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