Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 | 2652 Act/Trade Apprentices Vacancy @ | Closing Date 11 April 2018

Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 – Southern Railway has published a combined job notification for the post of Act Apprentices to fill up 2652 vacant posts in various trades. Southern Railway Recruitment Department invites applications for the position of the Act/Trade Apprentices (For Fresher & Ex. ITI) Under the Apprentices Act-1961. Interested applicants on these positions can apply through the Offline Mode before last date April 11, 2018. Other details related to Southern Railway Vacancy 2018 such as  qualifications, Age limit, Recruitment process, How to Apply & other rules are given below…

About Southern Railway (SR) : Southern Railway is one of the 17th railway zone of Indian Railways. Its Headquarter is situated at Chennai Central. It was established on 14th April 1951 through merging of three railway state (Madras, south India & Mysore State).

Southern Railway Recruitment & Job Details @ :

  • Name of the Railway Zone : Southern Railway (दक्षिण रेलवे).
  • Name of the offered Post : Act/Trade Apprentices.
  • Number of Job Openings : 2652 Posts.
  • Type of Job : Indian Railway Jobs.
  • Pay Scale (Salary) : Rs. 5700/- (Per Month)
  • Mode of Application : Offline.
  • Official Website :

Designated Trade Wise Southern Railway Vacancy 2018 Details :

Sr. No. Name of Designated Trade No. of Vacancy
1- Fitter 587
2- Machinist 57
3- Turner 30
4- Welder (Gas & Electric) 456
5- Advance Welder 24
6- Electrician 734
7- Electronics Mechanics 112
8- Painter 64
9- Carpenter 154
10- Diesel Mechanic 104
11- Plumber 108
12- Wireman 68
13- Refrigeration and AC Mechanic 12
14- Electronics /Information Technology 29
15- Instrument Mechanic 20
16- Fresher MTL (Radiology) 08
17- Fresher MTL (Pathology) 08
18- Fresher (Fitter) 27
19- Draughtsman (Civil) 50

Eligibility Criteria for Latest Southern Railway Recruitment :

Educational Qualification for Southern Railway Jobs :

For Fresher Candidate : Candidates must have done 10th Class (High School) under 10+2 Exam System of education or its equivalent OR Applicants should have completed 12th Class (Intermediate) under 10 +2 Exam system of education with PCB (Physics, Chemistry and Biology).

For Ex. ITI Holder : Aspirants must have done 10th Class (High School) under 10+2 Exam System of education with ITI Certification in relevant trade in Indian Government recognized ITI Institute.

Age Limit (As on 11.04.2018) : Minimum & Maximum age limit of involved aspirant should be between 15 to 24 years & 18 to 22 years for Fitter Post for Fresher Applicants.

Age Relief for Southern Railway Jobs : Age Relaxation will be given as 05 years for SC/ST Community Candidates and 03 years for OBC Category Candidates.

Job Location : Chennai (Tamil Nadu).

Recruitment Process of Southern Railway Vacancy 2018 :

Selection of the participated applicants will be depend on the basis of Merit List in respect of obtained Marks with required Qualification.

Application/Processing Fee : Candidates have to pay as application charge of Rs.100/- through Indian Postal order drawn not earlier than the date of issue of this Advertisement (Not Refundable) in favour of the Workshop Personnel Officer, Carriage & Wagon Works, Southern Railway, Perambur, Chennai-600 023. All SC/ST/PwD/Female Candidates are exempted from this payment of Application Fee.

How to Apply for Southern Railway Vacancy :

Interested candidates may apply against to Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 in prescribed application form along with Attested copies of relevant documents in proof of Academic and Technical qualification & IPO send to the  Workshop Personnel Officer, Office Of The Chief Workshop  Manager, Carriage And Wagon Works, Southern Railway,  Ayanavaram, Chennai-600023 By Ordinary Post Only on or before 23rd Feb 2018.

Important Dates of SR Recruitment 2018 :

  • Date of Publication of Advertisement Notice : 12 March 2018.
  • Closing Date for Receipt of Offline Application : 11 April 2018.

Important Links for Southern Railway Vacancy 2018 :

Detailed Advertisement Notice Link Click Here
Download Application Form Link Click Here
Official Website Link Click Here
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