Eastern Railway is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 10 posts of Group ‘C’ and Group ‘D’. Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF below) along with testimonials. Employment Notice No. 01/2017/S&G/ER. The vacancies against Scouts & Guides Quota of Eastern Railway for the year 2017-18. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —
1. GROUP ‘C’ ( NON-TECHNICAL POPULAR CATEGORIES)
No. of Vacancies: 02 Nos.
Educational Qualification: (i) 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen & for the candidate of any category possessing higher Qualification.
Age Limit: Minimum-18 years and maximum-28 years as on 01.01.2018.
Pay Scale: Rs. 5200- Rs.20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.1900/-
2. GROUP ‘D’
No. of Vacancies: 08 Nos.
Educational Qualification: i) Passed Class-10th or ITI or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT/SCVT.
Age Limit: Minimum-18 years and maximum-31 years as on 01.01.2018.
Pay Scale: Rs. 5200- Rs.20200/- with Grade Pay Rs.1800/-
Scouting/Guiding Qualification (for both categories)
i) President’s Scout/Guide/Rover/Ranger OR Himalayan Wood Badge (HWB) holder in any section.
ii) Should have been an active member of a Scouts Organisation for the least 5 years.
iii) Should have attended two events at National level or All Indian Railways’ level and two events at State level.
Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST and 03 years for OBC category.
Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Written Examination/Scouting Skill Assessment and Medical Examination.
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Eastern Railway —www.er.indianrailways.gov.in
For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).
Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC, ST, Ex-servicemen, PWD, Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes) as Examination Fee. Fee can be paid through Indian Postal Order (IPO) drawn in favour of – FA&CAO, Eastern Railway Kolkata, payable at GPO, Kolkata. Candidates must write their name, full address at the space provided in the IPO.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF file below) along with attested copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents
Candidates must also enclose 02 (23 c.m. x 10 c.m.) Self-Addressed envelope with the Application Form affixed with postage stamp of
The envelope containing the print-out/enclosures should be superscribed on top with — “APPLICATION FOR RECRUITMENT AGAINST SCOUTS & GUIDES QUOTA FOR 2017-2018 FOR EMPLOYMENT NOTICE NO _____ FOR THE CATEGORY _____ OF GROUP_____”
Last Date and Address: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures should reach at the following address — To the Chief Personnel Officer, Eastern Railway, 17, Netaji Subhas Road (1st floor), CPO’s Office, Recruitment Section, Fairlie Place, Kolkata-700 001, on or before 04.09.2017 (19.09.2017 for candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of Jammu & Kashmir State, Lahaul-Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep)
Candidates should send their application form by ordinary post only OR to be dropped in the application box kept at the above mention address.
Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of Eastern Railway — www.er.indianrailways.gov.in
For Advt. & Application format, See following PDF file — Download PDF.