RRB is going to conduct an NTPC exam for Graduate and Undergraduate posts in the month of March/April 2020. Candidates who are going to appear for this exam have a look at below for RRB NTPC Job profile, Responsibilities, and career growth of RRB NTPC Various Posts

RRB NTPC Job Profile and Career Path

  • RRB NTPC has released a notification for the recruitment of various posts against 35,208 vacancies.
  • To appear for the exam, Candidates should download the RRB NTPC admit card from the official website.
  • In this article, We have also given the RRB NTPC Syllabus for the preparation of the exam.
  • Candidates who are applied for the RRB NTPC Exam are searching to know RRB NTPC Job Profile and responsibilities.
  • This article provides you more details on the RRB NTPC Job profile of various posts. Different posts have different job profiles, responsibilities, career paths, and duties. To know various posts job profiles read the entire article without skipping it.

RRB NTPC Job Profile For Station Master

  • He is responsible to look after departure and arrival of the train
  • The appointed station master should make a facility for the passengers to have a very smooth journey until the departure.
  • He has to monitor the signals and ensure that his subordinates should follow all the guidelines given in a handbook.
  • The station-master has to strictly monitor the departure/arrival of the trains.
  • The station master should agree to work in shifts.
  • If the station is bigger, one or more station masters are required. Almost for every station, one station master is appointed to take charge of the station.

RRB NTPC Station Master Career Path

  • Station Master
  • Station Superintendent
  • Assistant Operations Manager
  • Division Operational Manager

RRB NTPC Salary for Station Masters

Initial Pay Rs.35,400/-
Level in 7TH CPC 6
Medical Standard A-2

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Commercial Apprentice

  • Candidates who are selected for the commercial apprentice job will be appointed as multi-skilled supervisors in Indian railway branches.
  • Commercial Apprentices are such as Goods Supervisor/Commercial Supervisor, Parcel supervisor/Commercial Inspector. The main thing about the commercial branch is to collect revenues.
  • Candidates after joining should go for training for a period of 100 days in commercial departments.
  • In the training period, they are trained as Catering, Goods Clerk, Commercial Inspector, Parcel clerk, Chief commercial clerk e.t.c
  • After the completion of the training period, they are appointed as Parcel/Chief commercial/Goods clerk.

RRB NTPC Commercial Apprentice Career Path

  • Commercial Apprentice
  • Assistant Commercial Manager
  • Divisional Commercial Manager
  • Senior Divisional Commercial Manager

RRB NTPC Salary for Commercial Apprentice

Initial Pay Rs.35,400/-
Level in 7th CPC 6
Grade B-2

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Senior Time Keeper

  • Maintain the time records of the movement of trains and sync with the entire trains network.
  • This job needs more workload.
  • Able to work in shiftings.
  • They have to go for training for 45 days after the candidate is successfully placed.

RRB NTPC Senior Time Keeper Career Path

  • Senior Time Keeper Grade II
  • Senior Time Keeper Grade I

RRB NTPC Salary for Senior Time Keeper

Initial Pay Rs.29,200
Medical Standard C2
Level in 7th CPC 5

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Junior Accountant Assistant Cum Typist

The duty of Junior Accountant is clearing the bills and also have to do complete verification from the time of purchase to process the order. Some of the primary responsibilities of JAA is given below.

  • They have to maintain the financial accounts within the rules and guidelines set by the management.
  • Junior account has to take responsibility in checking the transaction done internally in the department.
  • He acts as a financial advisor for any administrative works related to the department and plays a prominent role in passing tenders/projects for railways
  • Working with the other departments for taking advice on budget control and written down in the paper in order and codes rule from time to time.
  • He is responsible for avoiding the irregularities in transactions in the department of railway stations.

RRB NTPC Carrer Path for JAA cum Typist

  • Accounts assistant
  • Junior Accounts officer
  • Senior Accounts officer
  • Deputy Chief Accounts officer
  • Additional Finance Advisor
  • Chief Accounts officer
  • Financial Advisor

RRB NTPC Salary for JAA

Initial Pay Rs.29,200/-
Medical Standard C2
Level in 7th CPC 5

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Senior Clerk cum Typist

  • The candidates are given posting in general clerical work that is available in various departments in Indian railways.
  • The various departments in Indian railways are telecommunications, electrical, electronics, Engineering, Mechanical. The selected candidates will be given postings in any of these departments as senior clerk cum typist.
  • He is responsible for assisting the junior clerk day today.
  • This job is best for ladies because no fieldwork and this one is indoor work.

RRB NTPC Career Path for Senior clerk cum typist

  • It all depends on Goods Guard/Trains Clerk/Assistant Station Master

RRB NTPC Salary for Senior clerk cum typist

Initial Pay Rs.29,200/-
Medical Standard c-2
Level in 7th CPC 5

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Goods Guard

Once the candidates clear the second stage of the exam, he will be given training at the zonal institute.

  • Goods guard is responsible for taking charge of technical operations related to the running of the train.
  • The duty of Goods Guard is to exchange of flags when the trains departures or passing through the station.
  • He has to check the brake points.
  • Goods guard should take all necessary precautions about the safety of the train that might cause defects on the train.
  • Goods Guard has to work in the shifting as scheduled according to the timings of the train.

RRB NTPC Career Path for Good Guard

  • Goods Guard
  • Selection Controller
  • Chief controller

RRB NTPC Career Path for Good Guard

Initial Pay Rs.29,200/-
Medical Standard A-2
Level in 7th CPC 5

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Traffic Assistant

  • He is responsible for taking care of traffic signals and also should act as in charge of the signals.
  • Traffic assistant candidates should work in shifts. It all depends on the movement of trains.
  • They are given training for 45 days.

RRB NTPC Career Path for Traffic Assistant

  • Traffic Assistant
  • Senior Traffic assistant

RRB NTPC Salary for Traffic assistant

Initial Pay Rs.25500
Medical Standards A-2
Level in 7th CPC 4

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Senior Commercial cum Ticket Clerk

  • His/Her main work is ticket booking in the office.
  • He is solely responsible for issuing and checking the tickets commercially.
  • His work also includes booking luggage and goods.
Career Path Salary
Goods Guard/Trains Clerk Rs.29,200/-

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Junior Clerk Cum Typist

  • The main work of Junior Clerk cum typist is to assist the senior clerk in any work given by the management.
  • Junior Clerk will have to work under the Department of Finance.
  • He is responsible is to check all the transactions made in the department internally such as receipts, challans e.t.c.
  • The work assigned to the junior clerk by the senior clerk varies from one department to another department.
Career Path Salary
Rs.19,900/- · Junior Clerk cum Typist · Senior Clerk Cum Typist

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Typist cum Accounts Clerk

  • He has to work in the finance department.
  • The transaction made in the department internally has to cross-check by the accounts clerk.
  • He will come under junior accounts assistant.
Career Path Salary
Accountant Assistant e.t.c Rs.19,900/-

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Junior Time Keeper

  • He has to work under the senior timekeeper.
  • He has to work in rotational shifts.
  • His duty is to record the train timings.
Career Path Salary
· Jr.Time Keeper · Sr.Time Keeper Grade II · Sr.Time Keeper Grade I Rs.19,900/-

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Trains Clerk

He is responsible for maintaining & adding the coaches to trains such as how many coaches are needed to add to train and scheduled for cleaning the compartments.

  • He is responsible for preparing the vehicle guiding document.
  • The duty of the train clerk is to record how many coaches are added to the train.
  • Checking the conditions of coaches and maintenance should be done in a proper way.
  • The working nature of the train clerk depends on the size of the stations.
Career Path Salary
· Trains Clerk · Senior Trains Clerk · Chief Trains Clerk Rs.19,900/-

RRB NTPC Job Profile for Commercial cum ticket clerk

  • His/Her main work is ticket booking in the office.
  • He is solely responsible for issuing and checking the tickets commercially.
  • His work also includes booking luggage and goods.
  • He has to work under the senior clerk.
Career Path Salary
· The commercial cum ticket clerk · Sr.Commercial cum ticket clerk · The chief Commercial cum ticket clerk · Deputy Station Master Rs.21,700/-

Now, Candidates got detailed information on RRB NTPC Job Profile of various posts through this article. Now candidates can take RRB NTPC Mock Test prepared by our experts which helps to know the structure of the actual exam and increase the chances for the selection process.

PSPCL Exam Dates


When will the admit card for RRB NTPC Stage 1 be released?

As per the recent announcement, the exam is scheduled in the month of December 2020. Hence, the admit card will be released at least 4 days before the exam.

Where can I get the RRB NTPC Mock Test in Hindi?

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What is the salary of Goods Guard?

The RRB NTPC Salary of the Goods Guard is INR 29,200. The highest salary given by the Railway is INR 35,400 for the post of Assistant Station Master (ASM). Along with the salary, candidates will get the perks & allowances also like- Dearness Allowance, Medical Benefits, Travel Allowance, Food Coupon, etc.

What is the last date to apply online for RRB NTPC?

The RRB NTPC Notification was released for the session 2019-20. The RRB NTPC Admit card is yet to release in the month of March 2020. Click Here to Know a complete update about the RRB NTPC Admit Card.

What is the RRB NTPC Stage 1 Exam Pattern?

The RRB NTPC Stage 1 is an online mode of exam conducted for 100 marks having 100 questions. The exam includes three sections: Arithmetic Ability, Reasoning, General Awareness, and General Science.

What is NTPC post in Railway?

Goods Guard, Station Master, Senior Clerk cum Typist, Traffic Assistant, Senior Time Keeper, Accounts Clerk, cum Typist, Train Clerk, etc posts come under RRB NTPC. Click Here to Know the Complete RRB NTPC Job Profile.

Is there any negative marking in RRB NTPC exam?

Yes, there is the deduction of 1/3 for every wrong answer. Candidates have to give the penalty of the incorrect answer from the correct one. The negative marking will be for the Computer Based Test 1 and 2 both.