Indian railways RRB junior engineers (JE) recruitment 2018: 14000 vacancies to be filled; Click here for official details and eligibility details

Last Updated: Mon, Dec 31, 2018 16:36 hrs
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The Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) on behalf of Indian Railways has released the notification for recruitment of 14000 junior engineers (JE), Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer (Information Technology, Depot Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA) posts. Candidates willing to apply for these posts may submit their applications through the website of respective RRBs.

Total vacancies:

Junior Engineer: 12844

Junior Engineer (Information Technology): 29

Depot Material Superintendent: 227

Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant: 387

Important dates

Online application begins: 02.01.2019

Last date to apply online: 31.01.2019

Last date to pay fee: 05.02.2019

Admit card download: 10-15 days before exam date

RRB JE exam date 2019: April/May 2019 (tentative)

Eligibility criteria:

1) The minimum age limit to apply for RRB JE/DMS/CMA is 18 years while the maximum age limit is 33 years as on 01st January 2019.Age relaxation applies for each category, for which refer the notification.

2) Junior Engineer: Diploma/Degree in Civil Engineering or B.Sc in Civil Engineering of three years duration OR a combination of any sub-stream of basic streams of Civil Engineering from a Recognized University/Institute.

Diploma/Degree in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Manufacturing/ Mechatronics / Industrial / Machining / Instrumentation & Control / Tools & Machining / Tools & Die Making / Automobile / Production Engineering OR a combination of any sub stream of basic streams of Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Manufacturing / Mechatronics / Industrial / Machining / Instrumentation & Control/ Tools & Machining / Tools & Die Making / Automobile / Production Engineering

Depot Material Superindent: Diploma/Degree in Engineering in any discipline from a recognised Institution OR approved by AICTE.

Junior Engineer (IT): B.Tech(CS) / B.Tech(IT)/PGDCA / B.Sc (Computer Science) / BCA // DOEACC "B" level course of three years duration or equivalent from recognized University / Institution

Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant : Bachelors Degree in Science with Physics & Chemistry with min. 45 % marks

The selection process will comprise two stages of Computer-based Test (CBT 1 and CBT 2).While CBT 1 is for eligible candidates, short listing for CBT 2 will be done based on CBT 1 scores.

Registrations: The application fee is Rs. 500 for general category and Rs. 250 for reserved category candidates. If a candidate appears for the first stage examination on the allotted date, Rs. 400 will be refunded to general category candidates and full refund will be given to reserved category candidates.

The notification for JE vacancies can be downloaded from the below websites

RRB Ahmedabad 

RRB Ajmer

RRB Allahabad

RRB Bangalore 

RRB Bhopal 

RRB Bhubaneshwar

RRB Bilaspur 

RRB Chandigarh 

RRB Chennai 

RRB Gorakhpur 

RRB Guwahati 

RRB Jammu 

RRB Kolkata 

RRB Malda 

RRB Mumbai 

RRB Muzaffarpur 

RRB Patna 

RRB Ranchi 

RRB Secunderabad

RRB Siliguri 

RRB Thiruvananthapuram