Southern Railway Combined Notification No. 1/2017-18 for Engagement of Act Apprentices under Apprentices Act 1961
Engagement of Act Apprentices (in the stream of Freshers that is Non-ITI, and Ex. ITI) under Apprentices Act, 1961 and Apprenticeship Rules 1991, Central Workshop, Ponmalai, Trichy-4, C&W Depot/TPJ, DSL Loco Shed/TPJ and C&W Depot/MDU, Southern Railway
The candidates may apply for the Trade of Fitter, Welder, Machinist, Electrician, Mechanic Diesel, Mechanic Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, Electronics Mechanic & Programming and System Administration Assistant.
For Central Workshop/Ponmalai [Training Place: Ponmalai]- 56 Freshers Non-ITI Positions, and 265 Ex. ITI Positions
For TIRUCHIRAPPALLI DIVISION Training Place: (Diesel Loco Shed/GOC & C&W Depot)- 164 Ex. ITI Positions
For MADURAI DIVISION Training Place: C&W Depot– 139 Ex. ITI Positions
Last Date for recei-pt of Applciations: 21-February-2018
Period of Training:
Ex. ITI Positions– 2 Years for Mechanic Diesel Trade, and 1 Year for All other Trades
Freshers Non-ITI Positions- 2 Years for Welder Trade, 3 Years for Fitter Trade, 6 Months for Laboratory Technician At Medical Department/RH/GOC
For Freshers- Passed 8th Class Examination for Welder Trade; Passed Matriculation/ 10th Standard or its equivalent for Fitter Trade; Passed Intermediate/ 10+2 with Physics Chemistry and Biology for Medical Laboratory Technician.
For Ex. ITI Positions- Passed Matriculation/ 10th Standard (Passed 8th Class for Welder Trade) or its equivalent. Candiadtes must possess ITI course in relevant trade in Government Recognized ITI and should possess NCVT Certificate.
Upper Age Limit:
24 years (22 years in case of welder trade) for Ex-ITI Candidates as on 21.02.2018
22 years (20 years in case of welder trade) for Freshers i.e Non-ITI Candidates as on 21.02.2018
For Mechanic DSL: Rs.5900/-per month for first year, Rs.6700/- for second year, and Rs.7550/- for third year
All Other Trades: Rs.5700/-per month for first year, Rs.6500/- for second year, and Rs.7350/- for third year
Application Fee: Rs. 100/- in form of crossed Indian Postal Order drawn in favour of the Workshop Personnel Officer, Southern Railway, Golden Rock, Tiruchirappalli-620 004 Payable at Ponmalai
candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Women are exempted from payment of application fee.
Ex-ITI (Except Welder trade): Marks obtained in 10th Standard will be converted to 100 marks (duly ensuring Minimum 50% marks in aggregate) + ITI marks duly converted to 100. Total marks put together will be calculated for 200 marks and merit list will be drawn based on the converted marks giving equal weightage to both.
Ex-ITI (Welder Trade): Marks obtained in 8 th Standard will be converted to 100 marks (duly ensuring Minimum 50% marks in aggregate) + ITI marks duly converted to 100. Total marks put together will be calculated for 200 marks and merit list will be drawn based on the converted marks giving equal weight age to both.
Fresher’s (Fitter Trade): Marks obtained in 10th standard will be converted for 200 and merit list will be drawn based on the converted marks duly ensuring Minimum 50% in aggregate marks in 10th standard .
Fresher’s (Welder Trade): Marks obtained in 8 th Standard will be converted for 200 and merit list will be drawn based on the converted marks duly ensuring Minimum 50% in aggregate marks in 8th standard
For Fresher’s –i.e..Non ITI candidates –Medical Department: Marks obtained in 12th standard Marks will be converted for 200 and merit list will be drawn based on the converted marks duly ensuring Minimum 50% in aggregate marks in 12th standard.
For SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen and PWD (PH Quota) candidates the minimum percentage of 50% marks in aggregate in Matriculation need not be insisted upon.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are suggested to send application form in the prescribed formay along with attested copies of certificate etc., duly filled in by Candidates, the Cover containing the application should be super scribed as “APPLICATION FOR ENGAGEMENT AS ACT APPRENTICE Combined Notice No.1/2017-18; by post to THE WORKSHOP PERSONNEL OFFICER, PERSONNEL BRANCH, CENTRAL WORKSHOP, PONMALAI, TRICHIRAPPALLI – 620 004.
For complete detail on this recruitment and prescribed applciation format please go through official recruitment advertisement here, Southern Railway Act Apprentices Recrutment 2018 Notification