RRB Trains Clerk Recruitment 2019 | Apply For 766 Vacancies

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RRB Trains Clerk Recruitment | RRB has announced 44,531 vacancies this year. The candidates can start filling the RRB NTPC Application Form from 1st March 2019 at 4 PM

RRB Trains Clerk Recruitment: Highlights

The table given below expands on RRB Trains Clerk Recruitment main highlights. The necessary information regarding the exam and are inside the table:

Name of the exam RRB NTPC
Conducting Body Railway Recruitment Board
Total Trains Clerk Vacancies 766
Application Form Filling stars on 1st March 2019
Exam Date CBT-1 (Tentatively June-September 2019)
Mode of Application Online
Initial pay 19900
Grade Pay
Official Website www.indianrailways.gov.in

RRB NTPC Recruitment Notification

Exam Dates: RRB Trains Clerk

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 Trains Clerk Eligibility

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

  • The candidate’s age limit should be 18-33 if they are applying for graduate posts
  • The candidates applying for undergraduate posts must be of 18-3o years of age
  • Secondly, the age-relaxation for different categories vary
  • Moreover, the candidates must have a graduation degree from a recognized educational institute and official 12th certificate
  • Check complete RRB NTPC Eligibility criteria here!
  • 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

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RRB Trains Clerk Vacancy

RRB released a total of 766 vacancies for the post of RRB Trains Clerk. 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 The level in 7th CPC Initial Pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies (all RRBs)
Traffic Assistant 4 25500 A-2 117
Goods Guard 5 29200 A-2 7643
Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 5 29200 B-2 7494
Senior Clerk cum Typist 5 29200 C-2 3813
Junior Accountant Assistant cum typist 5 29200 C-2 4197
Senior Time Keeper 5 29200 C-2 15
Commercial Apprentice 6 35400 B-2 327
Station Master 6 35400 A-2 6865
Grand Total 30471

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 The level in 7th CPC Initial Pay (Rs.) Medical Standard Total Vacancies (all RRBs)
Junior Clerk cum Typist 2 19900 C-2 5711
Accounts Clerk cum typist 2 19900 C-2 1002
Junior Time Keeper 2 19900 C-2 19
Trains Clerk 2 19900 A-3 766
Commercial cum Ticket Clerk 3 21700 B-2 6562
Grand Total 14060

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

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RRB Trains Clerk Salary

The RRB Trains Clerk salary is as follows:

Initial Pay: 19900/-

RRB Trains Clerk Syllabus

The syllabus of RRB Trains Clerk is given below in the table. The marking scheme is also there:

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

 RRB Trains Clerk Job Profile

Job Profile: 

The person at the job of RRB Trains Clerk has to prepare the train documents. They also have to check the wagons and coaches in railways yard.

  • The person will make sure that the important information reaches the railway terminal networks
  • Moreover, he will look after the proper maintenance of the train


As a trains clerk, it is possible that the person might have to work in shifts. So, it all depends on the work process in a specific field. Therefore, the person must be ready for all kinds of work environment and processes.

Work Load & Pressure:

The workload of Commercial Apprentice 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 very active
  • Secondly, the shift systems depend on the work
  • Moreover, the person should maintain good communication skills in order to communicate during the requirement

The Promotion:

  • Trains clerk (GP 1900)  ->>
  • Trains clerk (GP 2400)  ->>
  • Chief Trains clerk (GP 4200)

Work Benefits & Security

RRB Trains Clerk 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

RRB NTPC Recruitments 2019 (Graduate + Undergraduate)

As per the latest RRB NTPC Notification, Indian Railways have released a total of 44531 vacancies for 13 different posts. Apart from Trains Clerk, there are 12 different posts with 38831 vacant seats. In the table below, we have mentioned the direct link to various RRB NTPC Recruitments;

RRB NTPC Recruitments 2019 (Undergraduate)


Total Vacancy

RRB Junior Clerk cum Typist Recruitment 5711
RRB Accounts Clerk cum Typist Recruitment 1002
RRB Junior Time Keeper Recruitment 19
RRB Trains Clerk Recruitment 766
RRB Commercial cum Ticket Clerk Recruitment 6562

Total Undergraduate Vacancy


RRB NTPC Recruitments 2019 (Graduate)


Total Vacancy

RRB Traffic assistant Recruitment 117
RRB Goods Guard Recruitment 7643
RRB Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk Recruitment 7494
RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Recruitment 3813
RRB Junior Account Assistant cum Typist Recruitment 4197
RRB Senior Time Keeper Recruitment 15
RRB Commercial Apprentice Recruitment 327
RRB Station Master Recruitment 6865

Total Graduate Vacancy


Grand Total (Graduate+Undergraduate)

14060+30471 = 44531


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