Eastern Railway invites applications from eligible Scouts & Guides candidates for recruitment of posts against Scouts & Guides Quota of Eastern Railway for the year 2017-18. The candidates having no Scouts & Guides qualifications as required need not apply.
Recruitment Advertisement No# 01/2017/S&G/ER
Category -1 Group ‘C’ (NTPC only) – 2 Posts
Category – 2 Erstwhile Group ‘D’ – 8 Posts
Last Date for Receipt of Application: September 04, 2017
Last Date for Receipt of Application for Candidates Residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahul & Spiti Districts and Pangi sub-division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman , Nicobar and Lakshadweep Island and candidates residing abroad: September 19, 2017
Minimum Qualification Required:
Category -1 Group ‘C’ (NTPC only): Candidate must have passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen & for the candidate of any category possessing higher Qualification.
Category – 2 Erstwhile Group ‘D’: Candidate must have passed Class-10th or ITI or equivalent or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT/SCVT.
Note: President’s Scout/Guide/Rover/Ranger OR Himalayan Wood Badge (HWB) holder in any section
Age Limit: Minimum age limit is 18 years and maximum is 28 years for Group C posts and 31 years for Group D posts as on January 01, 2018. However, relaxation in upper age limit for reserved category is applicable as per government rules.
Category -1 Group ‘C’ (NTPC only): Rs. 5200-20200/- with GP Rs.1900/-
Category – 2 Erstwhile Group ‘D’: Rs. 5200-20200/- with GP Rs.1800/-
Mode of Selection: The candidate will be selected based on the Written Test, Scouting Skill Assessment, and Certificates verification.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates are suggested to apply in prescribed format only, and send the duly completed application form in all manners along with requested documents by ordinary post only to: The Chief Personnel Officer, Eastern Railway, 17, Netaji Subhas Road (1st floor), CPO’s Office, Recruitment Section, Fairlie Place, Kolkata–700 001 or to be dropped in the application box kept in the office of the Chief Personnel Officer, Eastern Railway, Recruitment Section, during office hours except Saturday, Sunday and Holidays.
The envelope containing the application must be super scribed “Application for Recruitment against Scouts & Guides Quota for 2017-2018 for Employment Notice No. ………… for the category……… of Group…….”
For complete details on this recruitment and other important guidelines, please refer to official recruitment notification from Eastern Railway, here, Eastern Railway Recruitment Notification Against Scouts & Guides Quota for the year 2017-18
Employment Notice No.1/2017-18/CQ/ER
Eastern Railway invites applications from eligible candidates for recruitment of Cultural Quota Positions in Group ‘C’ category for the year 2017-18.
Group ‘C’ Posts, in the scale of pay Rs.5,200 – 20,200/- + Grade Pay of Rs 1,900/- in Pay Band-I [Level-2 in Pay Matrix of 7th CPC]
02 Posts, one each in Classical Dance (Bharat Natyam), and Instrumental Music- Guitar Disciplines.
Last Date for receipt of Applications: 07-August-2017 [23-August-2017 for far flung areas]
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed 12th or its equivalent examination with not less that 50% marks (pass marks for SC/ ST) in the aggregate. Candidates must possess Degree/ Diploma Certificate in respective discipline only from Government recognised University/ Institute.
Candidates having experience in the field and performance given on All India Radio/ Doordarshan etc.; and/ or Awards/Prizes won at National Level will get preferred.
Age Limit: Minimum 18 years and Maximum 28 years as on 01-Jan-2018. However, relaxation in upper age limit applicable as per rules.
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected on the basis of written exam of 50 marks, and assessment of talent of 50 marks.
Rs. 250/- for candidates belonging to SC, ST, Ex-servicemen, PWD, Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes
Rs. 500/- for All others
Applicants are suggested to pay the fee in form of Indian Postal Order (IPO Payable at GPO, Kolkata) drawn in favour of ‘FA & CAO, Eastern Railway Kolkata’
How to Apply: Interested candidates are suggested to send duly completed application form (one passport size photograph duly signed by the candidate with date to be pasted on the application form at the space provided) in prescribed format along with photocopies of documents/ certificate as per suggested in official advertisement, two recent passport size photographs with his/ her name written at the backside should be clipped along with the application form; to The Chief Personnel Officer Eastern Railway 17, Netaji Subhas Road, Kolkata- 700 001
For complete detail on this recruitment please go through official recruitment advertisement here, Eastern Railway Cultural Quota Recruitment 2017-18 Notification