Railway Recruitment 2021 – Apply for 2532 Vacancies

The Central Railway has released a new notification announcing vacancies for Trade apprentice post. The Central Railway Recruitment Cell has announced 2532 vacancies and candidates can start applying from February 6, 2021. The job locations include major cities of India and different units like Carriage and Manmad Workshop, Parel Workshop, Mumbai Kalyan Diesel Shed, Wagon, and so on. Applicants who are looking for Sarkari jobs and information on various Sarkari exam can sign up for a free job alert for regular updates.

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About Indian Railway

Indian Railways (IR) runs India’s national railway system and is part of the Ministry of Railways. It was founded in 1853 and is a government-run public utility that operates as the world’s fourth-largest railway network, with its headquarters in New Delhi.


Railway Recruitment 2021 Highlights

Railways Recruitment Highlights
Organisation NameCentral Railways
Job Location
  • Pune
  • Mumbai
  • Solapur
  • Nagpur
  • Bhusawal
Post NameTrade Apprentices
Total Vacancies2532 
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Last Date to ApplyMarch 5, 2021
Official Websitewww.cr.indianrailways.gov.in

Railways Careers 2021

Central railways in 2021 have released 2532 vacancies for Trade Apprentice. The candidate can even search for Indian railways Recruitment 2021, online application, employment jobs notice, Indian railways recruitment 2021 openings across India, exam result, vacancies 2021, Indian railways notification are all available here. 

Here you can find the most recent Indian Railways openings. Please read the given details carefully before applying for the position, including educational credentials, application fees, and selection procedures.

Railways Recruitment Vacancies 2021

The vacancy break-up is as follows:

CitiesPosts Vacancies
MumbaiCarriage & Wagon (Coaching) Wadi Bunder 258 
Mumbai Kalyan Diesel Shed 53 
Kurla Diesel Shed 60 
Sr.DEE (TRS) Kalyan 179 
Sr.DEE (TRS) Kurla 192 
Parel Workshop 418 
Matunga Workshop  547 
S&T Workshop, Byculla 60 
BhusawalCarriage & Wagon Depot 122 
Electric Loco Shed, Bhusawal 80 
Electric Locomotive Workshop 118 
Manmad Workshop51 
TMW Nasik Road49 
PuneCarriage & Wagon Depot  31 
Diesel Loco Shed 121 
NagpurElectric Loco Shed 48 
Ajni Carriage & Wagon Depot 66 
SolapurCarriage & Wagon Depot  58 
Kurduwadi Workshop 21 

Railways Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2021

The eligibility criteria that is required to be followed by the applicants are mentioned below:

Educational Qualifications & Work Experience

The qualifications the candidate must posses are given below:

Trade Apprentice

  • The applicant must have passed the 10th class examination or its equivalent (under the 10+2 examination system) with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks from a recognised Board. 
  • National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training or Provisional Certificate issued by the National Council for Vocational Training / State Council for Vocational Training is mandatory.

Age Limit

Age criteria for the vacancies are given below:

  • Minimum age: 15 years
  • Maximum age: 24 years

Note: In the case of SC/ST candidates, the upper age limit is relaxed by 05 years, and in the case of other candidates, the upper age limit is relaxed by 3 years. In the case of OBC members, the time limit is 5 years.

Central Railway Recruitment 2021 Selection Process

Selection process for the vacancies are based on merit list. The merit list will be compiled using a combination of percentage of marks in matriculation (minimum of 50% aggregate) and ITI marks in the trade in which the Apprenticeship will be completed.

Central Railway Recruitment Application Process 2021

The application procedure for Apprentice recruitment is conducted online. Eligible candidates will be shortlisted based on merit of the exam conducted by the central railways.

Steps to Apply For Central Railway Apprentice

Interested candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to download the application form:

Step 1: Visit the official website www.rrccr.com
Step 2: You will find apprentice notifications on the homepage
Step 3: Click on the respective notification.
Step 4: Carefully fill in your personal information.
Step 5: Candidates must hold a copy of their online application printout.
Step 6: The applicants must then upload their coloured images and also their signature 
Step 7:Then applicants are supposed to pay application fees (Non-refundable)  Rs 100/-  through debit card/credit card / Internet Banking / SBI Challan etc.
No fee is required to be paid by SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates.
Step 8: Submit the application.

Download the Official Notification

Railway Recruitment 2021 FAQs

How many vacancies are available for Indian Railways Recruitment 2020?

The recruitment is being done for around 2532  vacancies.

What are the Job Prospects in Indian Railways?

Indian Railways has a vacancy for an apprentice in the year 2021. On the current dates, Indian Railways will show all active workers. The jobs will be open for a number of positions and exams that the Indian Railways will hold. So candidates can visit the Indian Railways and if they are eligible for the job they can apply for it.

What are the Apprentice incentives in Indian Railways?

Before the test, the Indian Railways will decide the Apprentice’s pay. Officials will outline the Apprentice’s pay, as well as other information such as age cap, eligibility requirements, and so on, in the official notice. It is clear from the notice that the Apprentice’s pay is not disclosed.

What are the criteria for Indian Railways?

For Indian Railways, the following qualifications are required: Candidates must have completed ITI and will not be eligible if they do not fulfil all of the specifications. It would be preferred if you had additional certificates.

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