SCR and CR issues Notification for 6676 Apprentice Posts – details here!

The candidate need to complete minimum age of 18 years and the maximum age must be 24 years as on 18thJune 2018.  Age relaxation will be provided as per the government norms to the Reserved Category candidates (5 years relaxation for SC/ST candidates and 3 years for OBC Candidates).

Railway Recruitment 2018: The Central Railways has issued a notification, inviting applications from interested aspirants to apply for ‘Apprentice’ posts under the Apprentices Act 1961, in the designated trades at workshops/units. The online registration commences tomorrow, on June 26 from 11 am. The last date for submission of the same is July 25. Interested lot can submit their applications at the official website — During the training period, stipend will be paid.

Total Vacancy details

Mumbai Cluster

1) Carriage and Wagon (Coaching) Wadi Bunder

Fitter: 182

Welder (Gas & Electric): 6

Carpenter: 28

Painter (General): 24

Tailor (General): 18

2) Kalyan Diesel Shed

Electrician: 11

Machinist: 1

Welder (Gas & Electric): 1

Programming and systems administration assistant: 4

Mechanic Diesel: 33

Laboratory Assistant (CP): 3

3) Kurla Diesel Shed 

Electrician: 24

Mechanic Diesel: 36

4) SR.DEE (TRS) Kalyan

Fitter: 62

Turner: 10

Welder (Gas & Electric): 10

Electrician: 62

Machinist: 5

Instrument Mechanic: 5

Laboratory Assistant (CP): 5

Electronics Mechanic: 20

5) SR.DEE (TRS) Kurla

Fitter: 90

Turner: 6

Welder (Gas & Electric): 3

Electrician: 93

6) Parel Workshop

Fitter: 26

Machinist: 34

Sheet Metal Worker: 27

Welder (Gas & Electric): 27

Electrician: 35

Winder (Armature): 32

Mechanic Machine Tools Maintenance: 24

Tool and Die maker (Press tools jigs and fixtures): 68

Mechanic (Motor Vehicle): 7

Mechanic Diesel: 138

7) Matunga Workshop

Machinist: 26

Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance: 48

Fitter: 197

Carpenter: 126

Welder (Gas and Electric): 55

Painter (General): 37

Electrician: 90

8) S&T Workshop, Byculla

Fitter: 26

Turner: 6

Machinist: 5

Welder (Gas & Electric): 8

Programming and Systems Administration Assistant: 6

IT and Electronic System Maintenance: 2

Electrician: 3

Painter (General): 4

Bhusawal Cluster

1) Carriage and Wagon depot

Fitter: 107

Welder (Gas & Electric): 12

Machinist: 3

2) Electric Loco shed

Fitter: 38

Electrician: 38

Welder (Gas & Electric): 4

3) Electric Locomotive Workshop

Electrician: 56

Fitter: 53

Welder (Gas & Electric): 7

Programming & Systems Administration Assistant: 2

4) Manmad Workshop

Fitter: 27

Turner: 3

Machinist: 7

Welder (Gas & Electric): 7

Mechanic (Motor Vehicle): 1

Mechanic Diesel: 4

Painter (General): 2

5) TMW Nasik Road

Fitter: 10

Machinist: 4

Welder (Gas & Electric): 6

Electrician: 26

Carpenter: 2

Mechanic Diesel: 2

Pune Cluster

1) Carriage & Wagon depot

Fitter: 20

Machinist: 3

Welder (Gas & Electric): 3

Painter (General): 2

Carpenter: 3

2) Diesel Loco shed

Mechanic Diesel: 55

Electrician: 55

Welder (Gas & Electric): 8

Machinist: 2

Painter (General): 1

Nagpur Cluster

1) Electric Loco Shed, Ajni

Electrician: 33

Electronics Mechanic: 15

2) Carriage & Wagon depot

Fitter: 51

Painter (General): 1

Welder (Gas & Electric): 5

Carpenter: 2

Solapur Cluster

1) Carriage and Wagon depot

Fitter: 54

Carpenter: 2

Machinist: 4

Welder (Gas & Electric): 8

Painter (General): 3

Mechanic Diesel: 2

2) Kurduwadi Workshop

Fitter: 7

Machinist: 5

Welder (Gas & Electric): 4

Carpenter: 2

Painter (General): 3

Eligibility criteria

Educational qualification: The candidate should have passed Class 10th or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50 per cent marks, in aggregate, from recognised Board. He should also possess National Trade Certificate (NTC) in the notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training or Provisional Certificate issued by National Council for Vocational Training / State Council for Vocational Training.

Age limit: The age of the aspirants should be maximum 24 years and minimum 15 years. Relaxation in age will be provided as per the norms.

Selection procedure

The selection will be done on the basis of a merit list. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks in matriculation (minimum 50 per cent aggregate marks) + ITI trade in which apprenticeship has to be done. After selection verification of original documents will be done and medical examination will be conducted.

How to apply

Those who are interested in applying should do so at the official website — An application fee of Rs 100 will have to be paid.

The Railway Recruitment Board of South Central Railway has issued a notification for 4103 Apprentice Posts for candidates aspiring to get a job under Indian Railways. The official notification was released on 18th June 2018, and the last date to apply for the said vacancies is 17th July 2018. The interested candidates should notice that the mode of the Application Form is offline.

Those interested in applying should visit official website

Interested candidates are required to satisfy the eligibility criteria, therefore, read about the eligibility conditions very carefully. In case, you do not meet the criteria, then your application form be rejected.

Eligibility criteria of South Central Railway Apprentice Recruitment: 

Age limit and Nationality: The candidate need to complete minimum age of 18 years and the maximum age must be 24 years as on 18thJune 2018.

Age relaxation will be provided as per the government norms to the Reserved Category candidates (5 years relaxation for SC/ST candidates and 3 years for OBC Candidates).

The candidates’ nationality must be Indian or they should be a subject to Nepal, Bhutan or India.

Educational Qualifications: Candidates must have scored 10th/ SSC with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from a recognized Institute/ University with an ITI Trade Qualification.

Those who meet these eligibility criteria for the Apprentice Recruitment 2018 of South Central Railway, then only they should proceed to fill up the form.

RRC SCR Apprentice Recruitment Application Fees

A processing fees of Rs 100/- has to be paid in the form of Demand Draft from any Nationalized Bank or Indian Postal Order drawn in favour of Assistant Personnel Officer (Recruitment), RRC Secunderabad- 500 025 payable at Hyderabad or Secunderabad.

The application Fees is non-refundable. Meanwhile, candidates belonging to SC/ST/ PWD/ Women Candidates are exempted from application fees.

Candidates will be selected on the basis of merit list that is prepared by taking average of the percentage marks obtained by candidate in both matriculation with a minimum of 50% marks along with ITI qualification.

Selected candidates will have to pass a prescribed Medical Examination as per the rules. Training will be arranged as per the syllabus prescribed by the Central Apprenticeship Council.