RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment 2020 | Job Profile, Salary etc


RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment 2020 | RRB has announced vacancies this year. The candidates can start filling the RRB NTPC Application Form from the official website.

  • The total number of vacancies for RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment is around 88
  • The positions under Traffic Assistant are: Traffic Assistant & Senior Traffic Assistant
  • The initial pay of RRB Traffic Assistant is 25500′
  • Check How to Fill Post Preference in RRB NTPC Application Form
  • Moreover, the RRB gives training to the Traffic Assistant to work at traffic signals

RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment: Highlights

The table given below expands on RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment 2019 main highlights. The necessary information regarding the exam follow:

Name of the exam RRB NTPC
Conducting Body Railway Recruitment Board
Total Traffic Assistant Vacancies 88
Application Form Filling stars on 1st March 2019
Exam Date To be notified yet
Mode of Application Online
Initial pay 25500
Grade Pay 2800
Official Website www.indianrailways.gov.in

RRB NTPC Notification PDF

Exam Dates: RRB Traffic Assistant

The following table has the important RRB NTPC Exam dates. All candidates must check:

Publication Date in RRB websites 28th February 2019
Online Registration Date starts 1st March 2019 (4.00 pm)
Closing date of online application 31st March 2019 (11.59 pm)
Last Date of Online Application Fee Payment:
a. Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/UPI 5th April 2019 (11.59 pm))
b. SBI Challan 5th April 2019 (3.00 pm)
c. Post Office Challan 5th April 2019 (3.00 pm)
1st stage computer-based test (CBT-1) Tentatively scheduled between June-September 2019

RRB Recruitment 2019: Posts and Vacancy

The table below is the vacancy details for those candidates who require a bachelor’s degree as the minimum qualification and age must be 18-30 years:

Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial Pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies (all RRBs)
Traffic Assistant 4 25500 A-2 88
Goods Guard 5 29200 A-2 5748
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 29200 B-2 5638
Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 2873
Junior Accountant Assistant cum typist 5 29200 C-2 3164
Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 C-2 14
Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 B-2 259
Station Master 6 35400 A-2 6865
Grand Total 24649

The table below is the vacancy detail for the candidates who need a minimum qualification to be 12th standard. The age must be in between 18-30 years:

Name of the post Level in 7th CPC Initial Pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies (all RRBs)
Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 4319
Accounts Clerk cum typist 2 19900 C-2 760
Junior Time Keeper 2 19900 C-2 17
Trains Clerk 2 19900 A-3 592
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 21700 B-2 4940
Grand Total 10628

RRB NTPC Zone-wise Vacancy

The following table has updated vacancy details of RRB NTPC Zone-wise:

Name of RRBs Vacancies (28th feb 2019) Updated Vacancies (2nd March 2019)
RRB NTPC Ahmedabad 1024 1261
RRB NTPC Ajmer 1773 2167
RRB NTPC Allahabad 4099 5321
RRB NTPC Bangalore 2470 2980
RRB NTPC Bhopal 997 1277
RRB NTPC Bhubaneshwar 498 638
RRB NTPC Bilaspur 1207 1502
RRB NTPC Chandigarh 2483 3185
RRB NTPC Chennai 2694 3380
RRB NTPC Gorakhpur 1298 1650
RRB NTPC Guwahati 851 1085
RRB NTPC Jammu-Srinagar 898 1073
RRB NTPC Kolkata 2949 3796
RRB NTPC Malda 1043 1322
RRB NTPC Mumbai 3665 4716
RRB NTPC Muzaffarpur 329 429
RRB NTPC Patna 1039 1326
RRB NTPC Ranchi 1386 1757
RRB NTPC Secunderabad 3234 4022
RRB NTPC Siliguri 443 568
RRB NTPC Thiruvananthapuram 897 1076
Total 35277 44531

RRB Traffic Assistant Eligibility

The candidates who want to apply for the RRB Traffic Assistant have to be eligible for it. The eligibility of the candidate is measured in terms of Age-Limit, Qualification, Citizenship and Physical Fitness:

  • The candidate’s minimum age should be 18 years and maximum 30 years
  • Secondly, the age-relaxation for different categories vary
  • Check complete RRB NTPC Eligibility criteria here!
  • Moreover, the candidates must have a graduation degree from a recognized educational institute
  • Besides that, the candidates who are waiting for their results are not eligible to apply for the exam
  • Also, the candidates must have a good typing proficiency
  • There are chances that the preference can be in the court of experienced candidates

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RRB Traffic Assistant Salary

The salary details of RRB Traffic Assistant is as follows:

Initial pay- 25500

RRB Traffic Assistant Syllabus

The syllabus of RRB Traffic Assistant is given below in the table. Also, there is mention of marking scheme:

Section No. of Questions Max Marks
Arithmetic Ability 30 30
Reasoning & General Intelligence 30 30
General Awareness 30 30
General Science 30 30
Total 120 120

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RRB Traffic Assistant Job Profile

The post that includes in RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment 2019 is Senior Traffic Assistant

Job Profile

The job of Traffic Assistant is to be in charge of traffic signals.


As a Traffic Assistant, it is possible that the person might have to work in two shifts on the alternate days.

Work Load & Pressure:

The workload of Traffic Assistant is a little high because they have to manage several things and the responsibilities are strong. So, the person has to be well-managed himself and dutiful towards the work for the smooth running of various things.

With time, the person gets used to the work surroundings and culture. Most importantly, the person will get a lot to learn in this field. Eventually, the person enjoys their work.

  • The person needs to be on his feet
  • Secondly, the person has to work in two shifts on the alternate days
  • Most importantly, in simple words, they have to help in the streamlined movement of trains.
  • Moreover, the person should maintain good communication skills in order to communicate during the requirement
  • Also, the RRB will provide proper training to the candidate once he is selected
  • Even more, the training period is for 45 days

The Promotion:

At the post of Traffic Assistant, the person has the following career path

  • Traffic Assistant
  • Senior Traffic Assistant

Work Benefits & Security

RRB Traffic Assistant Recruitment 2019 has many perks and securities provided by the govt. itself. So, the following points will clear on the benefits and security of this post:

  • First of all, the candidate will get Dearness Allowance on the total pay
  • Also, the candidate will get a house allowance
  • Moreover, the govt. will also provide transport allowance to the employee

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