Online Applications are invited from eligible candidates who are Indian Nationals for engagement / training as Act Apprentices under the Apprentices Act, 1961 and Apprenticeship Rules, 1992, as amended from time to time, in Workshops and Divisions of Eastern Railway. Applications must be submitted online and no other mode of submission of the same would be entertained.
i. Candidates should note and take cognizance of the fact that this is a Centralized Notification for engagement of Act Apprentices under the Apprentices Act 1961 for Eastern Railway Units and Railway Recruitment Cell, Eastern Railway (RRC/ER) is the nodal agency for processing of ONLINE applications from candidates and preparation of their merit list.
1. Post Name: Act Apprentice
2. No of Posts: 3366
3. Trade-wise, Unit-wise and Community-wise Breakup of Slots:
a. Howrah Division: 659
b. Sealdah Division: 1123
c. Asansol Division: 412
d. Malda Division: 100
e. Kanchrapara Workshop: 190
f. Liluah Workshop: 204
g. Jamalpur Workshop: 678
4. Educational Qualification:
a. The candidate must have passed 10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate, from a government recognized Board and also should possess the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/SCVT.
b. However for the following Trades, the minimum educational qualification is 8th class pass from recognized School and the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/SCVT:
i. Welder (Gas and Electric)
ii. Sheet Metal Worker
vi. Painter (General)
c. The candidate should have already been in possession of the prescribed qualification on the date of issue of notification.
5. The candidates finally engaged will be provided stipend at the prescribed rate as per extant provisions
The candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years of age as on last date for receiving application.
Application fees (non-refundable) is Rs.100/- (Rupees One hundred) only. No fee, however, is to be paid by the SC/ST/PWBD/Women candidates).