Office of the Chief Personnel Officer, East Coast Railway, Bhubaneswar, Odisha invited applications from eligible active sportspersons (must have fulfilled the sports achievements) for recruitment against Sports Quota in Pay Band-1 Grade Pay Rs.2800/ Rs.2400/ Rs.2000/ Rs.1900/- in East Coast Railway.
Number of Vacancies: 21 Vacancies [Athletics – 02 Posts, Aquatics – 02 Posts, Shuttle Badminton – 01 Post, Boxing – 02 Posts, Football – 03 Posts, Hockey – 03 Posts, Weight Lifting – 03 Posts, Volley Ball – 04 Posts, Golf – 01 Post]
Last Date for Receipt of Applications: 18-December-2017
Age Limit: Minimum 18 years and Maximum 25 years as on 01-January-2018. Age relaxation is not allowed in any case.
For posts having Grade Pay Rs.1900/- or Rs. 2000/-: Candidates must have passed 12th standard (10+2) or its equivalent examination; OR matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized Board, and having ITI certificate.
For Post having Grade Pay Rs.2400/-: Candidates must have passed 12th (10+2 stage) or its equivalent, with 80 words per minute in Shorthand (Hindi/English) for a duration of 10 minutes which will be transcribed in typing in 50 minutes for English and in 65 minutes for Hindi.
For posts having Grade Pay Rs.2800/-: Candidates must have Degree or its equivalent from a recognized university.
For posts having Grade Pay Rs.2800/ 2400/-: Represented the Country in Olympic Games (Category-A) OR At least 3rd Position in any of the Category-B Championships / Events.
For posts having Grade Pay Rs.1900/- or Rs. 2000/-: Represented the Country In any of the Category-B Championships / Events OR At least 3rd Position in any of the Category-C Championships / Events OR At least 3rd Position in Senior / Youth / Junior National Championships OR At least 3rd Position in National Games organized under aegis of Indian Olympic Association. OR At least 3rd Position in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities OR 1st Position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category)
Application Fee: Rs. 500/- [Rs. 250/- for SC / ST Ex-servicemen, PWDs, Women and Economic Backward Classes candidates]
Candidates are suggested to pay the examination fee in the form of Demand Draft (DD) or Pay Order from any Nationalized Bank, or a crossed Indian Postal Order from ant post Office drawn in favour of ‘Principal Financial Advisor, East Coast Railway, payable at Bhubaneswar’.
Selection Process: Through performance in sports Trials and Interview.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are suggested to send duly completed application form in prescribed format along with IPO in case applicable, requested documents/ certificates as per suggested in official advertisement by superscribing as “Application against Sports Quota (Open Advt.) recruitment for the year 2017-18”; through ordinary post to the Assistant Personnel Officer (Recruitment), 2nd Floor, South Block, Rail Sadan, Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar, Odisha – 751017
Alternatively, candidates can drop their applications directly in Drop Box placed at the office premises of Principal Chief Personnel Officer, 2nd Floor, South Block, Rail Sadan, Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar, Odisha – 751017
Note: Candidate should clearly indicate the specific sports discipline, event, and position applying for.
To get the complete detail on this recruitment as grade pay/ discipline wise number of vacancies, minimum sports eligibility norms, detail selection process, and other important guidelines, please go through official recruitment notification from East Coast Railway, here, www.eastcoastrail.indianrailways.gov.in