A fantastic opportunity awaits youth preparing for jobs in the Indian Railways. Eastern Railways has announced vacancies for 3,115 positions, including fitters, welders, mechanics, machinists, carpenters, painters, linemen, wiremen, and electricians.
To be eligible for these positions, candidates up to 24 years of age who have passed 10th grade can apply online through the official Indian Railways website, indianrailways.gov.in, until October 26. The selection of candidates for this railway recruitment will be based solely on the merit of their 10th-grade marks without the need for an examination.
Indian Railway job Eligibility
Candidates must have passed the 10th-grade examination with a minimum of 50% marks. Applicants should have completed an ITI course in the relevant trade from a recognized institution. The minimum required age for application is 15 years, and the upper age limit is 24 years. The calculation of age is based on October 22, 2023. Relaxation in the upper age limit is provided for candidates in reserved categories. The merit list will be prepared by averaging the percentage marks obtained by candidates in both matriculation and ITI courses.
Indian Railway job Application Fee
General, OBC, and EWS category candidates need to pay an application fee of Rs. 100. However, SC, ST, PwBD, and all women candidates are exempt from application fees.
indianrailways.gov.in online Application
- Visit the official website of Indian Railways, indianrailways.gov.in.
- Click on the “Recruitment” link on the homepage.
- Enter the required details to create a user ID and password.
- Fill out the application form and submit it.
- Upload the necessary documents and pay the fee.
- After submitting the form, download and print a copy for reference.
Indian Railway job Documents
- Aadhar card
- Caste certificate
- Passport-sized photo
- Active email ID
- Original residence certificate
- Mobile number
- Scanned signature of the applicant
- Disability certificate (if applicable)
Before applying online, be sure to read the official notification thoroughly.