North Western Railway- Recruitment of 1164 Apprentices in various Trades. Last Dt. 29/11/2017


North Western Railway is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 1164 posts of Apprentices in the following trade- Fitter, DSL Mech., Welder, Painter, Turner, Carpenter, Electrician, Wireman, Machinist and M.M.T.M for various Units listed below. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the North Western Railway (See URL below). Notice No. 04/2017 (NWR/AA). Notice.No.04/2017 (NWR/AA). Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —


No. of Vacancies: 1164 Nos.


Unit wise vacancies:

I. Divisional Railway Manager’s Office, Ajmer
(i) Fitter C&W: 24 posts (UR-12, OBC-06, SC-03, ST-03)
(ii) DSL Mech.: 129 posts (UR-65, OBC-35, SC-19, ST-10)

II. Divisional Railway Manager’s Office, Bikaner
(i) Fitter (Mech./ C&W): 90 posts (UR-45, OBC-24, SC-14, ST-07)
(ii) Fitter (Electrical): 78 posts (UR-39, OBC-21, SC-12, ST-06)

III. Divisional Railway Manager’s Office, Jaipur
(i) Fitter (Mech./ C&W): 54 posts (UR-27, OBC-15, SC-08, ST-04)
(ii) Electric: 15 posts (UR-08, OBC-04, SC-02, ST-01)
(iii) S&T: 15 posts (UR-09, OBC-03, SC-03)

IV. Divisional Railway Manager’s Office, Jodhpur
(i) Electrician: 09 posts (UR-05, OBC-02, SC-01, ST-01)
(ii) Mech. DSL: 30 posts (UR-15, OBC-08, SC-05, ST-02)

V. B.T.C Carraige, Ajmer
(i) Fitter: 108 posts (UR-55, OBC-29, SC-16, ST-08)
(ii) Welder: 30 posts (UR-15, OBC-08, SC-05, ST-02)
(iii) Painter: 72 posts (UR-37, OBC-19, SC-11, ST-05)

VI. B.T.C. LOCO, Ajmer
(i) DSL Mech.: 30 posts (UR-15, OBC-08, SC-05, ST-02)
(ii) Fitter: 66 posts (UR-33, OBC-18, SC-10, ST-05)
(iii) Welder: 30 posts (UR-15, OBC-08, SC-05, ST-02)

VII. Carriage Works Shop, Bikaner
(i) Fitter: 30 posts (UR-15, OBC-08, SC-05, ST-02)
(ii) Turner: 12 posts (UR-06, OBC-03, SC-02, ST-01)
(iii) Carpenter: 15 posts (UR-08, OBC-04, SC-02, ST-01)
(iv) Welder: 09 posts (UR-05, OBC-02, SC-01, ST-01)
(v) Electrician: 09 posts (UR-05, OBC-02, SC-01, ST-01)
(vi) Wireman: 09 posts (UR-05, OBC-02, SC-01, ST-01)
(vii) Machinist: 06 posts (UR-03, OBC-02, SC-01)

VIII. Carriage Works Shop, Jodhpur
(i) Fitter: 123 posts (UR-62, OBC-33, SC-19, ST-09)
(ii) Carpenter: 66 posts (UR-33, OBC-18, SC-10, ST-05)
(iii) Welder (G&E): 33 posts (UR-17, OBC-09, SC-05, ST-02)
(iv) Painter (Gen): 39 posts (UR-19, OBC-11, SC-06, ST-03)
(v) M.M.T.M: 21 posts (UR-10, OBC-06, SC-03, ST-02)
(vi) Machinist: 12 posts (UR-06, OBC-03, SC-02, ST-01)

Educational Qualification: Candidates should have passed 10th class examination or its equivalent (under 10+2 examination system) with minimum 50% marks in aggregate from recognized Board and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/ SCVT.


Age Limit: Minimum-15 years and maximum-24 years as on 30.10.2017.


Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST, 03 years for OBC and 10 years for PWD category. Ex-Serviceman & Others, if any — As per Govt. norms.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be based on merit.

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 North Western Railway —


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


Application Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.100/- as Application Fee. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking or any other option available. See officially released advertisement for more details.



How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of North Western Railway — (See Application form’s link given below) from dated 30.10.2017 to 29.11.2017.

Candidates have to apply for any one unit.

Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it for future correspondence. DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.


For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)


Important Dates:
Starting Date of Online Application: 30.10.2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 29.11.2017.


Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement

Official website of North Western Railway —

For Advt., See following PDF file — Download PDF.

To Apply Online now, visit the following URL — Apply Online.