Latest Central Government jobs in Indian Railway on the grab. Not to mention getting a government job is the most onerous task to accomplish nowadays. But a proper preparation definitely can take you towards your dream. For now, let’s do the first thing first. We’ve put together all the information regarding RRB Ranchi Recruitment 2018and preparation tips also. Read, gather information, perform well and achieve.

Here, you will get the details about vacant posts, vacancy numbers in the different sectors, selection pattern, eligibility criteria, how to apply process, and many more. Jump into the opportunities and let your dream come true.

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RRB Ranchi 2018- Latest Railway Jobs In Ranchi

The Railway Recruitment Board of Ranchi has recently announced that they have 2,043 various vacant posts. Hence all the interested candidates are invited to apply online. For Eastern Central Railway subdivision 1,373(ALP- 1249, Technician- 124) & for South Eastern Railway there are 670(ALP- 448 & Technician- 222) vacancies. The best opportunity to grab a Government job in the Railway Sector is waiting for you. For further details go through the below content. Note the eligibility criteria. Apply for your desired post as soon as possible.

Assistant Loco Pilot Post(ALP)

A number of total 1,697 vacancies are there for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot for East Central Railway and South Eastern Railway sub-division of India. The Railway Recruitment Board of Ranchi is going to appoint the candidates in this vacant posts from all over Ranchi and surrounding area.

Technician Grade III

According to the notification, there are 670 vacancies for technician’s post. 448 vacancies for East Central Railway & 222 vacancies for South Eastern Railway Sub-division. All the willing candidates from Ranchi should apply within due date.


Now have a look at the other important details, such as eligibility criteria, application fee, starting date for applying and other important details. The below-mentioned details are almost the same for the  ALP & Technicians post.

Application Fee

  • If you belong to General or OBC category, you have to pay- Rs. 500/-
  • For SC/ ST or PWD category candidates, you have to pay- Rs. 250/-
  • If you are a Female candidate or Ex-Serviceman, you have to pay- Rs. 250/-

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Starting Date & Ending Date of Application Form Submission

Starting date of submission of application form is 03.02.18

And the ending date of application form submission form is 31.03.18

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

  1. Electrical Engineers with the combination of various streams of Electrical Engineering. You are eligible to apply for the post if you have one of the following subjects.
  2. Electrician
  3. Instrument Mechanic
  4. Wiremen
  5. Winder (Armature)
  6. Refrigeration and Air
  7. Conditioning Mechanic
  8. If you have done Electronics Engineering and the combination of various streams of Electronics Engineering with following subject combination will be regarded as eligible.
  9. Electronics Mechanic
  10. Mechanic Radio & TV
  11. Mechanical Engineers will be eligible for the vacant posts. Even if you have studied one of the subjects from the following combination you will be eligible for the post
  12. Fitter
  13. Mechanic Motor Vehicle
  14. Tractor
  15. Mechanic
  16. Mechanic Diesel
  17. Turner
  18. Machinist
  19. Refrigeration and Air
  20. Conditioning Mechanic
  21. Heat Engine
  22. Millwright Maintenance Mechanic
  23. Automobile Engineers will be eligible for the vacant posts. The candidates with a combination of various streams of Automobile Engineering will be considered as eligible as well.
  24. Mechanic Motor Vehicle
  25. Tractor Mechanic
  26. Mechanic Diesel
  27. Heat Engine
  28. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic
  29. You will be eligible for the vacant posts if you have done HSC(10+2) with Physics and Maths with the trades like…
  30. Electrician
  31. Electronics Mechanic
  32. Wireman

Age Limit

According to the official notice CEN 01/2018, as mentioned in the para 137(2)(ii) of the Indian Railway Establishment Manual Vol.1 revised in 1989(Reprint in 2009), the standard lower age limit for ALP and Technician post of all category candidates is 18 years and the standard upper age limit is,

  • 27 years for UR candidates
  • For OBC category candidates it is 30 years &
  • For SC/ST category candidates the upper age limit is 32 years

Age Relaxation

As a temporary measurement till 03.02.2015, the age relaxation has been applied.

  • SC & ST category candidates have the upper age relaxation of 5 years
  • OBC-Non Creamy Layer category candidates have an upper age relaxation of 3 years
  • For the Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than 6 months service after attestation, they have an upper age relaxation is up to the extent of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years
  • PWD UR candidates have an upper age relaxation of 10 Years
  • For the PWD OBC-Non Creamy Layer category candidates the upper age relaxation is 13 years
  • PWD SC/ST category candidates the upper age relaxation is 15 years
  • Candidates have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu &
  • Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 has an upper age relaxation of 5 Years
  • Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and Erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff,
  • Casual Labour and Substitutes in Railways who have put in a minimum of 3 years service (continuous or in broken spells)
    • For UR categories with such experience has an upper age limit is 40 years
    • For OBC- Non-Creamy Layer 43 years
    • And for SC/ST candidates the upper age limit is 45 years
  • Course Completed Act Apprentices applying for the posts for which minimum qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act Apprenticeship.
  • Shall be relaxed to the extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961 Whoever has Completed the Course, Act Apprentice under the Apprenticeship, Act before attaining the age of 25 years for the
    • UR category candidates the upper age limit is 35 Years
    • OBC-NCL (Non-Creamy Layer) upper age limit is 38 Years
    • SC/ST category candidates have an upper age limit of 40 Years

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However, you know about all the details of the latest vacancies of Ranchi now. Visit the official website to fill in the form. Streamline your preparation according to the given information. Also, read more about our updates on RRB Secunderabad Recruitment. Make the opportunity yours. Best of luck for your bright future

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