Engagement of Act Apprentice by Indian Railway Applications are invited for engagement of Act Apprentice under Apprentices Act – 1961 from eligible candidates.
Employment Notification:- Indian Railway has issued employment notification for the Indian Railway vacancy of Trade Apprentice in various Zones.
Name of the organization:- Indian Railway
Job Designation:- Trade Apprentice
Trade –The engagement of trainees will be made on the basis of the following trades :-Fitter,Machinist,Turner,Welder,Electrician,Ref A/C Mechanic etc.
Age limit :-
a) Candidate should have completed 15 Years of age and should not to have completed 24 years .
b) There will be an Upper age relaxation of 05 years for SC/ST & 03 years for OBC candidates.
Educational qualification:- Matriculation (Matriculate or 10th Class in 10+2 examination system) and I.T.I. certificate affiliated to NCVT/SCVT is compulsory in relevant trade.
Training period & rate of stipend:- The candidates possesing 10th+ ITI in SCVT are required to undergo apprenticeship training for 02 Yrs (for other trades) and 01 ½ Years (for Welder trade) and candidates possesing 10th + ITI in NCVT will undergo one year Apprenticeship training and same is as under:-
|Sl.No.||Trades||Affiliation||Training Periods||Rate of stipend|
|1||All other trades||NCVT||One Year||As per Extant Instructions of Ministry of Labour & Employment in Gazette of India.|
|3||All other trades||SCVT||Two Years|
|4||Welder||SCVT||One and half Years|
Sources of Engagement of Act Apprentices
- Nearest Employment Exchange
- SC/ST organizations
- ITIs wherever existing
- Wards of Railway employees
Indian Railway ITI Trade Apprentice Mode of engagement
Selection for the post of Trade Apprentice for job openings in Indian Railway is based on following points:-
a) The Engagement of Act Apprentices will be done in favour of the candidates who have passed 10th Class under 10+ 2 system and having with ITI passed certificate approved by NCVT/SCVT in the relevant trade. No weightage will be given for those with higher qualification than the prescribed educational qualification.
b) The final eligibility list will be prepared based on the percentage of marks obtained by the candidate in Metric or 10th standard in 10 + 2 examination system . Applicants will be called in the ratio of 1:1.25 for scrutiny of documents and physical verification (The extra .25 candidates are called as stand-by and they may be considered only if shor-listed candidates remain absent/unwilling).
c) The candidates who found eligible will have to conform to the standards of Physical fitness, as prescribed for appointment/engagement to the relevant trades on the railways . If candidate is declared unfit in Medical Examination due to any reason, he/she will not be considered/directed for Re-Medical Examination.