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Various Positions That Are On Offer For Career In Railways For The Interested Candidates

When the candidates applying for a job are aiming to fulfill the two important criteria of good salary and central government jobs, then the career in railways is one of the most rewarding employments. Students with diverse educational backgrounds can go on for applying in the jobs in railway departments, which is possible for them to be recruited, provide their eligibility criteria are fulfilled. It is really surprising and amazing that Indian Railways is the largest civil employer in India with about 1.56 million people on the rolls.

About 20,000 employees are taken up by the department from various streams in a year. Since the management of the technical department requires people who have the knowhow, engineering jobs are highly demanded and these are the people who are managing the entire railway network. Indian Railways, in entirety consists of thousands of railway station, rail tracks and long distances to be covered, due to which there would be requirement of manpower at every step of the management.

For people to become a part of this employer, they can apply through the advertisements which are being published in famous dailies of the country or in the employment news weekly.

Two important bodies in the country are involved in the recruitment process with railway department divided into few subdivisions for proper rendering of management services. Railway Recruitment Boards and the UPSC are required to plan out their process to the finest details.

In total, the entire railway network is divided into some zones which are headed by the General Managers. The divisions have the DRM, with each division further divided into subdivisions which have additional railway managers.

But the recruitment process to the officer cadre is done in four separate divisions.

The highest level officers are in the group A with the responsibility of the process in the hands of the UPSC which conducts the written round of recruitment. After selection, the candidates are required to appear in the interview. Along with the other officers in the civil services, the officers in the following services are selected in the railway jobs such as Indian Railway Traffic Service, Indian Railway Accounts Service, etc. The Combined Engineering Service Examination is used to select the candidates for the Indian Railway Service for engineers, Indian Railway service for electrical and mechanical engineers and Indian railway services stores.

The group B officers are not selected and are only offered with promotions from the group C officers.

Railway Recruitment Boards which are located in 19 cities in the country are responsible for selecting the officers of the group C which involves both technical and non technical cadre. Technical officers are various engineers in different streams such as telecommunication and signals, electrical, mechanical, etc. Non technical people are assistant station masters, stenographers, ticket collectors, junior engineers, etc. These recruits are referred to the zonal offices so that the zone is the jurisdiction of carrying out such process finally.

The group D recruits are taken up by the divisions. Apart from the officer positions, there are jobs such as loco pilot, small scale sections, etc. which are filled up by recruitment at the local stations. .

There are plenty of jobs in the railway sector and these jobs are distributed throughout the country. Depending on the eligibility of the candidates, they can apply for the different posts which mean that these are the roads to the central government jobs. Not only are the pay packets good but also the enthusiasm of working in the government sector is bringing people from far and wide.

All candidates whether in Government Service or in Government owned undertaking or other similar organizations/ Corporations/ Boards/ Bodies or in private employments should forward his/ her application through his/ her Controlling Officer/ Employer.

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