Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023 – 3115 Posts for Apprentices: A Golden Opportunity

Introduction


The Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023 is set to open doors for aspiring candidates, offering a chance to fill 3115 coveted positions across various trades including Fitter, Welder(G&E), Mech(MV), Mech(Dsl.), Machinist, Painter, Lineman(General), Wireman, Ref.& AC Mech., Electrician, and Mechanic Machine ToolMaint.(MMTM). This comprehensive guide will walk you through all the crucial details you need to know about this recruitment drive.

Notification: Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023


The official notification for Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023 has been released, announcing a total of 3115 vacancies. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking to kickstart their career in the railway sector. The recruitment process is scheduled to commence from 27th September 2023.

HOWRAH DIVISION

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Fitter281
Welder (G&E)61
Mech (MV)09
Mech (Dsl.)17
Machinist09
Carpenter09
Painter09
Lineman (General)09
Wireman09
Ref.& AC Mech.17
Electrician220
Mechanic Machine Tool Maint.(M MTM)09
Total 659

LILUAH WORKSHOP

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Fitter240
Machinist33
Turner15
Welder (G&E)204
Electrician45
Painter General15
Wireman45
Refrigerationn & Air Conditioning15
Total 612

SEALDAH DIVISION

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Electrician Fitter47
Fitter60
Welder (G&E)20
Wireman30
Mech.Ref. & AC60
Elect. Mechanic10
Mechanical/C &W136
Civil Engg.49
Mechanical/C &W08
Total 440

KANCHRAPARA WORKSHOP

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Fitter60
Welder (G&E)35
Electrician66
Machinist06
Wireman03
Carpenter08
Painter09
Total 187

MALDA DIVISION

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Electrician40
Ref. & AC Mech06
Fitter47
Welder(G&E)03
Painter02
Carpenter02
Mech. Diesel38
Total 138

ASANSOL DIVISION

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Fitter151
Welder(G&E)096
Turner14
Electrician110
Mech. Diesel41
Total 412

JAMALPUR WORKSHOP

Trade NameNo. of Vacancies
Fitter251
Welder(G&E)218
Turner47
Machinist47
Electrician42
Diesel mechanic62
Total 412

Key Dates to Remember


Starting Date of Online Application Form: 27th September 2023
Last Date of Online Application Form: 26th October 2023


It’s imperative to mark these dates on your calendar to ensure you don’t miss out on this golden opportunity. The application process will only be open for a limited period, so make sure to apply within the stipulated time frame.

Eligibility Criteria
Age Limit
Candidates applying for Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023 should be between 15 to 24 years of age. This age range is crucial, and candidates falling outside this bracket may not be considered eligible.

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates must have passed the 10th class examination or its equivalent (under the 10+2 examination system) with a minimum of 50% marks, in aggregate, from a recognized Board.
  • Additionally, candidates should possess the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/SCVT.


These criteria are non-negotiable and are strictly adhered to during the selection process.

Application Process


Application Fee

  • Rs. Nil for SC/ST/,PWBD, Women candidates
  • Rs. 100 for UR, OBC


It’s important to note that the application fee is applicable for certain categories. Candidates falling under SC/ST/,PWBD, or Women category are exempted from paying any application fee. However, candidates belonging to the UR or OBC category will need to pay an application fee of Rs. 100.

Merit List


The initial step in the selection process is the preparation of a merit list. Candidates’ eligibility and qualifications are assessed, and based on their academic performance and relevant qualifications, a merit list is generated.

Documents Verification


Once the merit list is prepared, shortlisted candidates are called for document verification. During this stage, candidates are required to present the following documents:

  • Aadhar card
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • Passport-sized photograph
  • Active Email ID
  • Basic address proof
  • Mobile number
  • Scanned signature of the applicant
  • Certificate of disability (if applicable)
  • It is crucial for candidates to ensure that all the documents are authentic and up-to-date. Any discrepancy in the provided documents may lead to disqualification.

Medical Examination


After successfully completing the document verification stage, candidates are subjected to a thorough medical examination. This examination assesses the candidates’ physical fitness and ensures they meet the required health standards for the respective trades.

How to Apply


Visit the official website of Eastern Railway: https://er.indianrailways.gov.in/
Locate and click on the recruitment section.
Follow the instructions provided to fill out the application form.
Ensure all required documents are uploaded in the specified format.
Pay the applicable application fee (if applicable).
Double-check all the information provided and submit the application.


Remember, the application process will be open from 27th September 2023 to 26th October 2023. Be sure to complete all the steps within this period.

How to Prepare for Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023


Preparing for a railway recruitment examination requires a structured approach and dedicated effort. Stay tuned for our upcoming blog where we will provide you with expert tips and strategies to excel in Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023.

Download the Official PDF


For further details and in-depth information, download the official notification PDF from the Eastern Railway website: Link to PDF

Conclusion


The Eastern Railway Recruitment 2023 presents a significant opportunity for individuals aspiring to join the railway sector. Make sure to mark the important dates, check your eligibility, and apply within the stipulated time frame. Stay tuned for our next blog where we will delve into effective preparation strategies for this recruitment drive. Good luck to all the aspiring candidates!

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