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This article is all about IR Recruitment 2018.  IR Full Form is Indian Railway Recruitment. Indian Railways is the India’s national railway system which is operated by the Railway Ministry. This is the 4th largest railway network in the world. IR runs more than 20, 000 passenger trains daily including both long distance and suburban routes across the country.

Railway Recruitment Control Board is a government organization in India which comes under Railway ministry. The recruitment board formulate the policies in regard to recruitment procedures. It also monitor the activities of all Railway Recruitment Boards including expenditure incurred for recruitment. All the work done by RRB is organized through a management information system.

Indian Railways are divided into zones which are further sub- divided into more divisions. There are total 17 zones and 68 divisions.


Sr. Number Railway Zone Railway Divisions
1 Northern Railway Delhi, Ambala, Firozpur, Lucknow NR, Moradabad
2 North Eastern Railway Izzatnagar, Lucknow NER, ]Varanasi
3 Northeast Frontier Railway Alipurduar, Katihar, Rangiya, Lumding, Tinsukia
4 Eastern Railway Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol,Malda
5 South Eastern Railway Adra, Chakradharpur, Kharagpur, Ranchi
6 South Central Railway Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Guntakal, Guntur, Nanded
7 Southern Railway Chennai, Tiruchirappalli,Madurai, Palakkad, Salem, Thiruvananthapuram
8  Central Railway Mumbai, Bhusawal, Pune, Solapur, Nagpur
9 Western Railway Mumbai WR, Ratlam, Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Bhavnagar, Vadodara
10  South Western Railway Hubballi, Bengaluru, Mysuru
11 North Western Railway Jaipur, Ajmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur
12 West Central Railway Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota
13  North Central Railway Allahabad, Agra, Jhansi
14 South East Central Railway Bilaspur, Raipur,Nagpur SEC
15  East Coast Railway Khurda Road, Sambalpur, Waltair
16  East Central Railway Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur, Sonpur


Indian Railways Recruitment 2018 | Jobs of Various Vacancy

Indian Railways has four types of group level jobs.

  1. Group A and Group B (Gazetted).
  2. Group C and D (Non-gazetted).

Each of these groups will have both technical and non-technical cadre.

  1. Group A Posts Recruitment includes UPSC which does the recruitment by conducting a written exam, interview or group discussion as necessary.
  2. Exams conducted for this category inlcudes.
  1. Civil Service Exam.
  2. Engineering Service Exam.
  3. Combined Medical Service Examination.

3. Services included through the civil services exam includes.

  1. Indian Railway Accounts Service.
  2. Indian Railway Traffic Service.
  3. Indian Railway Personnel Service.
  4. Railway Protection Force (RPF).

4. Services included through the Combined Engineering Services Exam includes.

  1. Indian Railway Stores Service.
  2. Indian Railway Service of Engineers.
  3. Railway service of Signal Engineers.
  4. Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers.
  5. Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers.

5. Group B Posts Recruitment has no direct recruitment for Group B posts. Group C employees are promoted as Group B officers.

6. Group C Posts Recruitment has both technical and non technical recruitment which are conducted by 19 Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) across all zones in Indian Railways.

  1. Non Technical Posts includes Assistant Station Masters, Trains Clerks, Clerks, Ticket Collectors, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice and others.
  2. Technical Posts includes Technical engineers in Signal, Telecommunication, Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and others.

7. Group D Posts Recruitment is done by Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) at the divisional level. Some of posts in this group are the gunman, Safaiwala, Trackman, peon, tracker and others.


CURRENT POST OPENING AT Indian Railways: There the following post opening at Indian Railways

as mentioned below.


NCR Railway Recruitment 2018 | 446 NCR Trade Apprentice post | Last date is  17th December 2018

Post Name

Trade Apprentice
Number of NCR Vacancy

446 Posts

Pay Scale

As per rules


10th pass

Age Limit

15 to 24 years

NCR Job location

Apply Link

Read More Details  for NCR Apprentice Vacancy


KRCL Recruitment 2018 |  Sr. Technical Asst & multiple jobs | Last date is 3rd December 2018
Post Name Sr. Technical Asst & multiple jobs
Number of KRCL Vacancy 37 Posts
Pay Scale Rs. 16, 000/- to Rs. 35, 000/-
Qualification Engineering Degree in Electronics/Electrical or Industrial Electronics
Age Limit 24 years to 30 years
KRCL Job location Jammu and Kashmir
Apply Link Read More Details  for  KRCL Vacancy


RVNL General Manager Recruitment | 03 General Manager Vacancy |  Last date i.e. 30th December 2018.
Post Name General Manager
Number of RVNL Vacancy 03 Posts
Pay Scale Parent Pay plus Deputation Allowance
Qualification Graduate, Post Graduate in Planning
Age Limit Below 56 years
RVNL Job location One Post each at Kolkata, Guwahati & Ranchi
Apply Link Read More Details  for RVNL General Manager Vacancy


Integral Coach Factory Recruitment 2018| 20 Sr. Section Engineer Vacancy | Last date is 1st December 2018 | Closed vacancy
Post Name Sr. Section Engineer
Number of ICFL Vacancy 20 Posts
Pay Scale As per rules & regulations
Qualification B.E, B.Tech
Age Limit Below 65 years
ICF Job location Chennai
Apply Link Read More Details  for ICF Senior Engineer Vacancy

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