RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018 – CEN 01 Check Complete Details

RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018

RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018 – CEN 01 / 2018 Notification for RRL ALP Technician details, Vacancies, Eligibility, How to apply, Pattern & Syllabus etc

RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018

RRB ALP Technician 2018 for 26502 posts. Application Dates start in February 2018. RRB ALP Technician 2018 notification indicates the number of vacancies along with eligibility. Candidates can start applying after ensuring that they are eligible for RRB ALP 2018. Click to know about RRB ALP job profile. RRB ALP Technician is a wonderful opportunity for those who want to work in the Railways as Assistant Loco Pilot or Technician. Working the Railways entails one with great opportunities, benefits and more. However, strict medical rules apply for selection as RRB ALP Technician. You need to have sound health besides not suffering from vision-related problems. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the post of RRB ALP & Technician.

Ministry of Railways has given additional relaxation in Upper Age Limit for all categories by 2 years. All categories have increased age limit by 2 years. Online Applications are invited around 90,000 posts in Group C and Group D Posts. Group C Level I (Erstwhile Group D) include posts like Track maintainer, Pointsman, Helper, Gateman, Porter. Now Group C Level II categories include posts like Assistant Loco Pilots (ALP), Technicians (Fitter, Crane Driver, Blacksmith, Carpenter). Now there is an option to take the exam in regional languages like Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Odiya among other languages will also be available to the candidates. Candidates have to apply for all posts through Regional RRB websites.

Job Profile of ALP: A Assistant Loco Pilot assists the Loco Pilot in Driving or piloting the train. It require continuous attention and high degree of responsiveness. ALP has to assist the Driver by calling out signal as soon as one is sighted, fine-tuning Loco ,attending minor repairs of the Loco, etc. It requires a lot of attentiveness.

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Important Dates for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018:

  • Application Dates – Date of publication: 03.02.2018
  • Date & Time of Closing Online Application- 31.03.2018
  • Issue RRB ALP Admit card –  4 days before the exam
  • First stage Computer Based Test (CBT) – August 2018
  • RRB ALP Tech Results 2018 – To be Announced
  • Last Date to apply for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018 : 31st March 2018

Number of posts for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018:  Check post-wise vacancies:

Name Of Post No. of Posts
Assistant Loco Pilot 17673
Technicians 8829
Total 26502

1.5 Crore Candidates Register for Railways Group C and Group D Posts: 

A record number of over 1.5 Crore Candidates have registered for Group C and Group D jobs. It is going to be a tough fight this year among the candidates. Never has any recruitment drive ever had 1.5 crore candidates Primary registration is done by candidates with their name and address, payment of application fees is also part of the process. As of now, some of these candidates are yet to pay their application fees.

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RRB ALP Region wise vacancies are as below:

RRB Railway Zone-wise posts 2018

Sl. No

RRB Railway Zone

Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

Various Posts of Technicians

Total

1

Ahmedabad

0

164

164

2

Ajmer

852

369

1221

3

Allahabad

3657

1037

4694

4

Mumbai

1101

324

1425

5

Bhubaneshwar

455

247

702

6

Bhopal

766

913

1679

7

Bilaspur

697

248

945

8

Chandigarh

1228

318

1546

9

Guwahati

353

69

422

10

Gorakhpur

1234

354

1588

11

Jammu/Srinagar

189

178

367

12

Kolkata

425

1399

1824

13

Chennai

429

516

945

14

Muzaffarpur

310

155

465

15

Malda

293

587

880

16

Patna

345

109

454

17

Ranchi

1697

346

2043

18

SBC

435

619

1054

19

Secunderabad

2719

543

3262

20

Siliguri

389

88

477

21

Thiruvananthapuram

99

246

345

 Total 

17673

8829

26502

Railway Loco Pilot Age Limit:

The age limit for the Assistant Loco Pilot Posts has been recently revised.

Category

Revised Age Limit for Assistant Loco Pilot

UR

30

OBC

33

SC

35

ST

35

Educational Qualification:

The Department and the Desginations given below is in accordance with the serial number.

Designation

Department

Educational Qualification

1. Assistant Loco Pilot

1. Electrical
2.Mechanical

A)Matriculation/SSLC plus ITI course from a recognized institution of NCVT/SCVT in respective trade.
OR
You need to have a matriculation/SSLC course completed act apprenticeship.
OR B) You need to have a 3 years of Diploma in a respective engineering discipline from recognized Institution.

1. Technician Grade III Armature & Coil Winder

2. Technician Grade III Blacksmith

3. Technician Grade III Book Binder

4. Technician Grade III Bridge

5. Technician Grade III Carpenter

6. Technician Grade III Carriage & Wagon

7. Technician Grade III Crane Driver

8. Technician Grade III Diesel Electrical

9. Technician Grade III Diesel Mechanical

10. Technician Grade III Electrical/Power

11. Technician Grade III Electrical/Train Lighting

12. Technician Grade III Electrical/TRD

13. Technician Grade III Electrical/TRS

14. Technician Grade III EMU

15. Technician Grade III Fitter

16. Technician Grade III Furnishing

17. Technician Grade III Grinder

18. Technician Grade III Luter Cum Alinger.

19. Machine Offset Printing

20. Technician Grade III Machinist

21. Technician Grade III Mason

22. Technician Grade III Mechanical

23. Technician Grade III Millwright

24. Technician Grade III Motor Vehicle Driver Cum Mechanic

25. Technician Grade III Multi Skilled Fitter

26. Technician Grade III Painter

27. Technician Grade III Permenant Way

28. Technician Grade III Plumber/Pipe Fitter

29. Technician Grade III Pump Operator

30. Technician Grade III Refrigeration & Air Condition

31.  Technician Grade III Remote Control (TRD)

32. Technician Grade III Rigger

33. Technician Grade III S & T / Line Man

34. Technician Grade III Sheet Metal Worker

35. Technician Grade III Shell

36. Technician Grade III Track Machine

37.  Technician Grade III Trimmer

38. Technician Grade III Turner

39. Technician Grade III Welder

1. Electrical

2. Engineering/Mechanical

3. Stores

4. Engineering

5. Electrical

6. Mechanical

7. Electrical/Mechanical

8. Mechanical

9. Mechanical

10. Electrical

11. Electrical

12. Electrical

13. Electrical

14. Electrical

15. Electrical/Engineering/Mechanical/S & T

16. Mechanical

17. Engineering

18. Engineering

19. Stores

20. Electrical/Mechanical

21. Engineering

22. Mechanical

23. Mechanical

24. General

25. Engineering

26. Electrical/Engineering/Mechanical

27. Engineering

28. Engineering/Mechanical

29. Electrical/Engineering

30. Electrical

31.  Electrical

32. Mechanical

33. S & T

34. Mechanical

35. Mechanical

36. Engineering

37.  Mechanical

38. Mechanical/Electrical

39. Engineering/Mechanical/Stores

You need to have a matriculation/SSLC plus ITI degree from a recognized institution of NCVT/SCVT in the respective trade according to your designation.

OR

You must have a matriculation/SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the respective trade.

1. Technician Grade III Signal

2.Technician Grade III Telecommunication

1. S & T
2. S & T

A) You need to have a Marticulation/ SSLC plus ITI course from recognized institution of NCVT/SCVT in respective trade as per your designation.
OR
A Marticulation/ SSLC plus course completed act apprenticeship in the respective trades.
OR
B)
 You must have passed your 10+2 with Physics & Maths

RRB ALP Salary Structure:

Pay Scale – Rs. 19,900/- (Level 2 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix) plus allowances as per norms

Besides the basic pay, you will also be entitled to various allowances as under:

  • Dearness Allowance in the Total pay
  • Running allowance based on the kilometers traveled
  • Transport Allowance
  • House Rent Allowance or HRA if no quarters is provided.
  • Deduction of 10% of the salary for Pension

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Examination Paper Pattern for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018:

RRB ALP 2018 Exam Pattern:

There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in First and Second Stage CBT. 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer. There shall be no negative marking for Computer Based Aptitude Test.

CBT (Common for ALP/Technician):

The score of first stage exam shall be used only for shortlisting of candidates for second stage exam as per their merit. Candidates who are shortlisted for Second Stage CBT availing the reservation benefits of a community shall continue to be considered only against that community for all subsequent stages of recruitment process.

S.No. Subjects Number of Questions Exam Duration
1 Mathematics 75 Questions 60 Minutes (1 Hours)
2 General Intelligence and Reasoning
3 General Science
4 General awareness of current affairs

Second Stage CBT (Part A)

The total number of candidates to be shortlisted for the second stage shall be 15 times the community wise total posts of ALP and Technician Posts notified against the RRB as per their merit in First Stage CBT. However, Railways reserve the right to increase/decrease this limit in total or for any specific trade(s) as required to ensure availability of adequate candidates for all the notified posts.

S.No. Subjects Number of Questions Exam Duration
1 Mathematics 100 Questions 90 Minutes (1:30 Hours)
2 General Intelligence and Reasoning
3 Basic Science and Engineering
4 General awareness of current affairs

.Second Stage CBT (Part B)

  • Duration: 60 Min
  • No of Questions: 75

This part is qualifying in nature and shall have questions from the trade syllabus prescribed by Director General of Employment & Training (DGET).

Engineering Discipline(Diploma/Degree) Relevant trade for PART B Qualifying Test to be selected from
Electrical Engineering and combination of various streams of Electrical Engineering Electrician / Instrument Mechanic / Wiremen /Winder(Armature) / Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
Electronics Engineering and combination of various streams of Electronics Engineering Electronics Mechanic / Mechanic Radio & TV
Mechanical Engineering and combination of various streams of Mechanical Engineering Fitter / Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Tractor Mechanic / Mechanic Diesel / Turner / Machinist / Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic/ Heat Engine / Millwright Maintenance Mechanic
Automobile Engineering and combination of various streams of Automobile Engineering Mechanic Motor Vehicle / Tractor Mechanic / Mechanic Diesel / Heat Engine / Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
HSC(10+2) with Physics and Maths Electrician / Electronics Mechanic / Wireman

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Salary for RRB ALP :

Computer Based Aptitude Test (Only for candidates who have opted for ALP):

The candidate needs to secure a minimum score of 42 marks in each of the test batteries to qualify which hold true for all candidates. Candidates will have to qualify in each of the test battery of Computer Based AT for considering them for the post of ALP.

The Computer Based Aptitude Test shall have questions and answer options only in English and Hindi. There shall be no negative marking in Computer Based AT. The ALP merit list will be drawn only from amongst the candidates qualifying in the Aptitude Test, with 70% weightage for the marks obtained in the Part A of Second Stage CBT and 30% weightage for the marks obtained in Computer Based AT.

RRB ALP Technician – How to Apply
Age limit for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018: Candidates must be minimum of 18 years of age and a maximum of 25 years of age.The detailed syllabus for RRB ALP and Technician can be checked here.

The RRB ALP Technician application Form 2018 will be mostly online and will not be processed offline. Candidates who want to apply for the post will be able to fill RRB ALP through online mode only and there is no offline mode. RRB ALP Technician application Form 2018 will be released on 15th November. Candidates who want to apply for the post will be able to fill the RRB.

How to Apply for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018?

  1. Read the Full notification
  2. Visit the Official Notification and select the RRB zone
  3. Click on “Apply Online for RRB ALP and Technician Post”
  4. Fill the RRB ALP Technician Application Form with all your personal Details
  5. Ensure that all data entered is correct
  6. Upload Scanned Photo and Signature
  7. Submit online form
  8. Pay the Online application fee
  9. Take print out of Application Form.

Age Limit or RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018:

Candidate must have a minimum age of 18 years and a maximum age of 28 years. Age relaxation is applicable as per government norms.

Educational Qualification for RRB ALP Technician Recruitment 2018:

Candidate must have completed SSC/Matriculation and ITI from a recognized board or university.

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Selection Process for latest RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Vacancy:

The Indian Railways recruitment board is one of the largest recruitment boards in the country that recruits a large number of candidates. RRB conducts various examinations for various posts in RRB. The eligible and interested candidates need to take Written Test and Interview to get selected in RRB ALP 2018. The selection process comprises of Written Test and interview. They should also be eligible for the post and should be matriculated pass.

Medical Standards Test: RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Medical Test Process:

Sr. No

Medical Standard

Physical Fitness

VISUAL ACUITY

1

A-1

Physically Fit in all Respects

Distance Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses with fogging test (must not accept +2D)

Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 without glasses and Must pass tests for Color Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc

2

B-1

Physically Fit in all Respects

6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to

2 B-1 exceed 4D) Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass test for Color Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc

3

B-2

Physically Fit in all Respects

6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to

exceed 4D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass test for Binocular Vision etc

4

C-1

Physically Fit in all Respects

Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6

with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.

RRB ALP Application Fees 2018:

  • General candidates need to pay Rs 500/-
  • Candidates  belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender /
    Minorities / Economically backward class need to pay Rs.250/-

MODES OF PAYMENT OF FEE:
a) ONLINE fee payment through internet banking or debit/credit cards upto 05.03.2018 till 22.00 Hrs.
b) OFFLINE fee payment through
i. SBI Bank Branch for Challan Payment mode closes on 05.03.2018 at 13.00 Hrs in any branch of SBI.
ii. Post Office Challan Payment mode closes on 03.03.2018 at 13.00 Hrs in any branch of computerized Post Office.

RRB websites Regionwise: Given below are region-wise websites for RRB or Railway Recruitment board.

Region Link for applying for RRB ALP 
RRB Ahmedabad www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Ajmer www.rrbajmer.org
RRB Allahabad www.rrbald.nic.in
RRB Bangalore www.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Bhopal www.rrbbhopal.gov.in
RRB Bhubaneswar www.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bilaspur www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chandigarh www.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Chennai www.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpur www.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Guwahati www.rrbguwahati.gov.in
RRB Jammu www.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Kolkata www.rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Malda www.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Mumbai www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpur rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patna www.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Ranchi www.rrbranchi.org
RRB Secunderabad rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Siliguri www.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Thiruvananthapuram rrbthiruvananthapuram.gov.in

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  • Mayank Gaur

    age limit is 30, not 25.

  • Meenakshi Bane

    notification toh nahi aya hai sir ?????kab ayega rply plzzzzz

    • notification expected in dec 2017 as per news

  • Hema Latha

    AGE LIMIT
    EXPECTED MAX FOR OBC

    • Vineesh Nair

      30 Years is upper age limit for OBC.

  • Hema Latha

    as on
    which date

    • Vineesh Nair

      It will be updated soon. Tentatively it may be held in April/May.

  • Vineesh Nair

    It’s official

  • Vineesh Nair

    Official notification is out!

  • mugesh babu

    engineering are eligible or not?

    • Vineesh Nair

      yes