Southern Railway Recruitment

Southern Railway recruitment

Southern Railway Recruitment, Vacancies for Act Apprentices Posts – Last Date 20 June 2016

Southern Railway

Southern Railway invites Application for the post of Act Apprentices in Carriage & Wagon Works, Perambur and and various units of Southern Railway in the Stream of Freshers & Ex. ITI. Apply before 20 June 2016.

Advt. No. : 01/2016/Act App/CW/PER

Vacancy details :

Name of Post : Act Apprentices
No. of Vacancy : 862 Posts
Pay Scale : Rs. 5700/- (Per Month)

Name of Trades :

  • Fitter
  • Welder
  • Carpenter
  • Painter
  • Upholster
  • Mechanic (Motor Vehicle)
  • Wire man
  • Winder (Armature)
  • Cable jointer
  • Mechanic (HT, LT equipment & cable jointing)
  • Turner
  • Medical laboratory technician
  • Machinist
  • Electrician
  • Diesel mechanic
  • Refrigeration & Air-conditioning mechanic
  • Electronics mechanic
  • Programming / System Administration Assistant

Eligibility Criteria :

Educational Qualification :

Freshers : Candidates should have passed 10th Class Examination under 10 +2 system of education or its equivalent.
Ex. ITI : Candidates should have passed 10th Class Examination under 10 +2 system of education or its equivalent and ITI course in the relevant Trades in the Government recognized ITI.

Nationality : Indian

Age Limit : As on 01.10.2016

Freshers : 15 to 20 years
Ex. ITI : 15 to 22 years
Medical Laboratory Technician : 15 to 24 years

Age Relaxation :
OBC Candidates : 3 years
SC/ST Candidates : 5 years
PWD Candidates : 10 years

Location : Perambur (Tamil Nadu)

Selection Process : The selection is o­n the basis of merit list prepared based o­n the marks secured in the X and ITI in respect of all the candidates.

Application Fee : Candidates belonging to General/ OBC have to pay Rs. 100/- through Postal Order drawn in favour of the Work Shop Personnel Officer, Carriage & Wagon Works, Southern Railway,Perambur, Chennai 600023 Payable at Chennai. No application fee for SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates.

How to Apply : Interested Candidates may apply in prescribed application form along with photocopies of relevant documents, Colour passport size photograph send to the Workshop Personnel Officer, Carriage & Wagon Works, Perambur, Southern Railway, Chennai – 600 023 o­n or before 20.06.2016.

Important Dates :

Last Date for Submission of Application : 20.06.2016

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Southern Railway Recruitment, Vacancies for Fitter, Electrician, Mechanic Posts – April 2016
Southern Railway: The Southern Railway came into existence in its present form on 14 April 1951 by merging the three state railways – Madras and Southern Mahratta Railway, South Indian Railway, and Mysore state railway. Its present network extends over a large area in India’s Southern Peninsula. It covers the states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Pondicherry and a small portion of Andhra Pradesh too.

Southern Railway Recruitment 2016: The Southern Railway has broadcasted a notification regarding the Southern Railway Vacancy 2016 about 144 Trade Apprentice Jobs in the Southern Railway. The interested and eligible candidates can apply for this post by sending the duly filled Southern Railway Recruitment 2016 Application Form to the given address in between the dates 29th March to 22nd April 2016. Check the Official Website, i.e. for detailed information. More important details about this Southern Railway Jobs 2016 like Age limit, Selection Process etc is provided below.
Vacancy Details:

Name of Post : Trade Apprentice
No. of Vacancies : 144

No. of Vacancies Trade Wise:

Fitter: 61
Mechanic Diesel: 24
Electrician: 28
Turner: 06
Carpenter: 01
Welder: 15
Machinist: 06
Electronic Mechanic: 03

Eligibility Criteria : The interested candidate should have passed class 08th/ 10th/ 12th from any recognized university/ Institution.

Age Limit: The candidates who are in these various posts at the Southern Railway, must lie between 18 to 24 years of age. The age relaxations are applicable as per the government rule. For age relaxations please check the official notification, the link of the official notification is provided below.

Important Dates: Some of the important dates that the candidates need to consider for this Southern Railway Recruitment 2016 are provided below:

Online Application Starting Date: 29 March 2016
Submitting Online Application Form: 22 April 2016

The interested and eligible candidates have to apply for the Southern Railway Jobs by submitting the duly filled Southern Railway Fitter Vacancy 2016 Application Form to the given address till 22nd April 2016. The venues for the application form receipt are given below and make it sure that the application form should reach the given address till 22 April 2016.

Selection Process: The candidates in the Southern Railway Recruitment 2016 will be selected based on their academic merits.

For more details about Southern Railway Recruitment and its advertisement notification, Application Form, Please visit the following link:

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