The Railway Recruitment Boards has released a notification for the Job Post of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technicians in Indian Railways. All the candidates who are seeking jobs at these posts must fulfill the Eligibility Criteria of each. Therefore, through this article, we are going to provide you the complete details on RRB ALP Eligibility 2018, RRB Technician Eligibility 2018. Also, details on the RRB CEN 01 Educational Qualification, Age Limit etc are provided below in the article.
NOTE:-The Age limit Relaxation has been provided by the Railway Recruitment board for 2 years.
RRB Eligibility Criteria 2018
All the aspirants who are seeking the job at the post of RRB Assistant Loco Pilot must fulfill its eligibility criteria. The Recruitment Boards will consider the Eligibility of the Applicant according to the details filled in the Online Application Form. If the information provided at the initial stage is found incorrect, then the Recruitment boards will straightaway reject the application. So, be very careful while filling the Application Form.
RRB ALP Eligibility 2018
View the complete RRB ALP Eligibility 2018 below in the points.
- The applying candidate should be either
1. A citizen of India, OR
2. A Subject of Bhutan, OR
3. A Subject of Nepal, OR
4. A Tibetan Refugee who came to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention to become a permanent resident of India, OR
5. The Migrants from East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam came to India with the intention to become a permanent resident of India.
Note: The Applicant application should possess the valid documents of their Nationality/ Citizenship to show at the time of document verification. If the applicant failed to do so, the application will be rejected.
RRB ALP AGE LIMIT 2018
- The RRB ALP Age Limit is 18 to 30 years.(increased by 2 years).
- The applicant who is applying should have the same minimum age limit i.e 18 years as on born before 01 July 2000 irrespective of their caste/ category whereas the maximum age limit has some relaxations as per their categories.
- View the complete RRB ALP Upper age limit relaxations as per the categories below.
|Category||Upper Age Limit on 1st July 2018|
|SC/ ST||33 Years|
|Ex-Servicemen (Who has put in 6 Month service after Attestation)||Up to the extent of service given in Defence +3 years|
|J&K Domiciles||33 Years|
|Women who have Judicially separated, divorced or Widowed (Never Remarried)||General: 35 Years|
OBC-NCL: 38 Years
SC/ ST: 40 Years
|PWD Candidates||General: 38 Years|
OBC-NCL: 41 Years
SC/ ST: 43 Years
|Candidates who have put in minimum 3 years service continuously or in broken spells to Indian Railways at Group ‘C’ and Erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff,|
Substitutes and Casual Labour.
|General: 40 Years|
OBC-NCL: 43 Years
SC/ ST: 45 Years
|Applicants who are working in the Quasi-Administrative offices at Indian Railways such as the candidates working in the Railway Canteens, Co-operative Societies and Institutes.||Up to the length of service rendered OR 5 Years, whoever is lower.|
|Course Completed Act Apprentices candidates applying for the posts for which minimum educational qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act|
|Will get the relaxation up to the extent of|
Apprentice Training has undergone by
the Candidate under the Apprentice Act 1961.
|Candidates who have completed the Course Act Apprentice under the Apprenticeship Act before attaining the age of 25 Years.||General: 35 Years|
OBC-NCL: 38 Years
SC/ ST: 40 Years
RRB ALP Educational Qualification
View the complete RRB ALP Educational Qualification below on the table:
|Assistant Loco Pilot||Electrical/ Mechanical||Applying Candidate have completed the 10th/ Matriculation / SSLC with ITI from recognized|
institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of
Armature and Coil Winder/ Mechanic
Diesel/ Mechanic Motor Vehicle/ Millwright
Maintenance Mechanic/ Mechanic Radio & TV/ Electrician/ Electronics Mechanic/ Fitter/ Heat Engine/ Instrument Mechanic/ Machinist/ Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic/
Tractor Mechanic/ Turner/ Wireman.ORApplying Candidate have completed the 10th/ Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act
Apprenticeship in the trades same as that mentioned above.OR
Applying Candidate should have completed the 3 years Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical /
The candidate has the combination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines from a recognized institution in lieu of ITI. Note that the Degree in the Engineering disciplines as above will also be acceptable in lieu of Diploma in Engineering.
RRB ALP Medical Standard
The Applying Candidate should be physically fit in all respects. Also, the candidate should ensure that they are fit in terms of Vision too. View the complete RRB ALP Medical Standard on the below table:
|Medical Standard||Physical Fitness||Vision Sharpness|
|A 1||Fit in all respects||1. Distance Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses with fogging test (must not accept +2D).|
2. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 without glasses and Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision etc.
|B 1||Fit in all respects||1. Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D).|
2. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required. Candidate must pass the test for Colour Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision, Binocular Vision etc.
|B 2||Fit in all respects||1. Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses where the power of lenses not to exceed 4D.|
2. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required. Also, Candidate must pass the test for Binocular Vision etc.
|C 1||Fit in all respects||1. Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses.|
2. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required.
RRB Technician Eligibility 2018
View the complete RRB Technician Eligibility 2018 below according to Age Limit Nationality, Educational Qualification etc.
RRB Technician Educational Qualification
View the complete Trade-wise educational qualification below on the table. Applying candidate must fulfill this Educational Qualification according to the trades.
|Technician GRADE III||ARMATURE and COIL|
WINDER/ BLACKSMITH/ BLACKSMITH
CARPENTER (WORKSHOP)/ CARRIAGE and WAGON/
ELECTRICAL / POWER/
ELECTRICAL / TRAIN
ELECTRICAL or TRD/
ELECTRICAL or TRS/
LUTER CUM ALIGNER/
MECHANICAL/ MILLWRIGHT/ MULTI SKILLED FITTER/ PAINTER/ PAINTER (WORKSHOP)/ PERMANENT WAY/ PLUMBER / PIPE FITTER/ PUMP OPERATOR/ REFRIGERATION and
AIR CONDITIONING/ REMOTE CONTROL
(TRD)/ RIGGER/ S and T / LINE MAN/ SHEET METAL WORKER/ SHELL/ TRACK MACHINE/ TRIMMER/ TRIMMER
(WORKSHOP)/ TURNER/ TURNER (WORKSHOP)/ WELDER/ WELDER (WORKSHOP)
|Applying Candidate should have passed the 10th/ Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI from recognised|
institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Plumber /
Pipe Fitter/ Forger and Heat Treater/ Book Binder/ Fitter /
Fitter ( Structural) / Welder/ Carpenter
/ Furniture and Cabinet Maker/ Mechanic
(Motor Vehicle) / Material Handling Equipment cum
/ Mechanic Auto electrical and Electronics/ Wireman/ Electronics Mechanic/ Mechanic Power Electronics/ Mechanic Diesel/ Mechanic (Repair and Maintenance of Heavy Vehicles)/Mechanic
Automobile (Advanced Diesel Engine)/ Mechanic
Motor Vehicle/ Tractor Mechanic/ Wireman/ Mechanic HT, LT Equipments and Cable
Jointing/ Foundryman/ Pattern Maker/ Moulder (Refractory)/ Mason
(Building Constructor)/ Millwright
Maintenance Mechanic/ Mechanic Machine Tool
Maintenance/ Mechanic Advanced Machine Tool
General/ Domestic Painter/ Industrial Painter/ Utility Operator/ Rigger/ Sheet
Metal Worker/ Tailor
(General)/ Upholsterer/ Welder (Gas and Electric)/ Gas Cutter / Structural Welder/ Welder (Pipe)/ Welder (TIG/MIG)OR10th/ Matriculation / SSLC plus Course Completed Act
Apprenticeship in the trades mentioned above.
|Technician GRADE III||SIGNAL/ TELECOMMUNICATION||Candidate should have completed 10th/ Matriculation/ SSLC with ITI from recognized|
institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Mechanic / Wireman/ Electrician/ Electronics.ORCompleted 10th/ Matriculation/ SSLC plus Course Completed
Act Apprenticeship in the above-mentioned trades.OR
Completed 10+2 with Physics and Maths as the subjects.
|Technician GRADE III||MOTOR VEHICLE|
|Applying candidates should have completed the 10th/ Matriculation / SSLC with ITI from recognized|
institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Driver cum
Mechanic (Light Motor Vehicle)/ Mechanic
Motor Vehicle/ Driver cum Fitter.OR
Completed 10th/ Matriculation/ SSLC with Course Completed Act
Candidate should possess a valid Driving Licence for driving Light Duty and Heavy-duty Vehicles.
Note: The RRB Technician Age Limit, Nationality, and Medical Standard Eligibility Criteria are same as that of the ALP. So, view the above details of ALP Eligibility to get the details about the Age Limit, Nationality and Medical Standard for the Technician Post.