RRB Railway Recruitment 2017, Upcoming Indian Railway RRC 235527 Jobs @ indianrailways.gov.in

By | February 15, 2017

RRB Railway Recruitment 2017 notification find the latest railway jobs for 235527 vacancies, for online application visit official site indianrail.gov.in.

We have some exciting news to share with you about the latest recruitment issued by the Indian Railways. This time they have issued notification for very big numbers and it is for entire country, so guys if you are looking for government jobs then go through this article till the end of it. Vacancies are available zone wise so candidates have to apply for jobs according to their railway zone. There are total numbers of 235527 vacancies in the entire country for various posts, if you think you are eligible to any available posts then apply to it on or before last of submitting an application on official site that is indianrail.gov.in. We bet you all that you will not get any other opportunities like this if you are interested in Indian Railway Recruitment 2017.

RRB Railway Recruitment 2017

Some important details about the Indian Railway, it was founded more than 150 years ago in the year 1863 by the Britishers as that time British were ruling in the country. First railway was introduced from Mumbai to Thane and today Indian Railway is the largest rail network in the World. It comes under the Railway Ministry of Government of India and it’s headquarter is in New Delhi a capital of India. Its operations are in all states & union territories on the country and it also has international connectivity to Pakistan & Bangladesh.

RRB Railway Recruitment 2017

Indian Railway is operated on a multi-gauge network of broad, meter and narrow gauge; it is operated in both long distance routes & suburban railway routes. Further, it is divided into 16 railway zones, it covers the distance of 115000 kilometers over a track of 67312 kilometers and per day there are nearly 22 million passengers travel through this and more than 1 billion tons of freight in the year. As on reports of the year 2014 there are nearly 1.5 million people working in it and every year organization is issuing fresh recruitment to increase its staff to improve their services and this year also they have issued the recruitment in the form of RRB Railway Recruitment 2017.

In Indian Railway, recruitment is done through Railway Recruitment Board it also works under the railway ministry of Government of India and it was formed in the year 1998 to carry out recruitment procedures to recruit a new staff in India Railway. It is further divided into 21 RRB’s located in different cities of India and it’s headquarter is in New Delhi. From below-given table, readers can find the latest RRB Railway Recruitment 2017 issued by various railway zones in a recent time.

Upcoming 50000 Jobs In Railway 

As per the update from our sources we had also came to know that in this year Railway is planning to recruit candidate in big number and this time it is for 50000++ candidates yeas you have heard it correct 50000 but we have to make it clear that it is only estimated number for exact number of vacancies you have to wait for official notification which will be released soon and we will let you know about that in RRB Railway Recruitment 2017 article.

RRB Railway Notification 2017

Zone Name Number of Vacancies Name of Post
Central Railway Recruitment 2017 2326 ITI Apprentice
Konkan Railway Recruitment 2016 57 ALP (Mechanical Department)
Western Railway Recruitment 2017 444 Trade Apprentice
North Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017 133 Trade Apprentice
RRB ALP Recruitment 2017 26567 Assistant Loco Pilot & Technician Grade 3
RRC NWR Jaipur Recruitment 2017 388 ITI Apprentice
North Eastern Railway Recruitment 2017 426 Various
Southern Railway Recruitment 2017 148 Act or Trade Apprentice

List of Railway Zones

  • East Central Railway Zone (ECR):
    Date of Formation: October 01, 2002
    Total route KMs: 3628
    Headquarters: Hajipur
    Divisions: Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur, Sonpur
  • North Western Railway Zone (NWR):
    Date of Formation: October 01, 2002
    Total route KMs: 5459
    Headquarters: Jaipur
    Divisions: Jaipur, Ajmer, Bikaner, Jodhpur
  • East Coast Railway Zone (ECoR):
    Date of Formation: April 01, 2003
    Total route KMs: 2572
    Headquarters: Bhubaneswar
    Divisions: Khurda Road, Sambalpur, Visakhapatnam
  • North Eastern Railway Zone (NER):
    Date of Formation: 1952
    Total route KMs: 3667
    Headquarters: Gorakhpur
    Divisions: Izzatnagar, Lucknow, Varanasi
  • West Central Railway Zone (WCR):
    Date of Formation: April 01, 2003
    Total route KMs: 2965
    Headquarters: Jabalpur
    Divisions: Jabalpur, Bhopal, Kota
  • South Eastern Railway Zone (SER):
    Date of Formation: 1955
    Total route KMs: 2631
    Headquarters: Kolkata
    Divisions: Adra, Chakradharpur, Kharagpur, Ranchi
  • Northern Railway Zone (NR):
    Date of Formation: April 14, 1952
    Total route KMs: 6968
    Headquarters: Delhi
    Divisions: Delhi, Ambala, Firozpur, Lucknow, Moradabad
  • Central Railway (CR):
    Date of Formation: November 05, 1951
    Total route KMs: 3905
    Headquarters: Mumbai
    Divisions: Mumbai, Bhusawal, Pune, Sholapur, Nagpur
  • South Western Railway Zone (SWR):
    Date of Formation: April 01, 2003
    Total route KMs: 3177
    Headquarters: Hubli
    Divisions: Hubli, Bangalore, Mysore
  • Eastern Railway Zone (ER):
    Date of Formation: April 1952
    Total route KMs: 2414
    Headquarters: Kolkata
    Divisions: Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol, Malda
  • South East Central Railway Zone (SECR):
    Date of Formation April 01, 2003
    Total route KMs: 2447
    Headquarters: Bilaspur
    Divisions: Bilaspur, Raipur, Nagpur
  • North Central Railway Zone (NCR)
    Date of Formation: April 01, 2003
    Total route KMs: 3151
    Headquarters: Allahabad
    Divisions: Allahabad, Agra, Jhansi
  • Southern Railway Zone (SR):
    Date of Formation: April 14, 1951
    Total route KMs: 5098
    Headquarters: Chennai
    Division: Chennai, Trichy, Madurai, Palakkad, Salem,Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram)
  • Northeast Frontier Railway Zone (NFR):
    Date of Formation: January 15, 1958
    Total route KMs: 3907
    Headquarters: Guwahati
    Divisions: Alipurduar, Katihar, Rangie, Lumding, Tinsukia
  • Western Railway Zone (WR):
    Date of Formation: November 05, 1951
    Route KMs: 6182
    Headquarters: Mumbai
  • South Central Railway Zone (SCR):
    Date of Formation: October 02, 1966
    Total route KMs: 5803
    Headquarters: Secunderabad
    Divisions: Secunderabad, Hyderabad, Guntakal, Guntur,Nanded, Vijayawada

RRB Recruitment 2017

From below aspirants can find the latest jobs issued by Railway Recruitment Board there are different numbers of vacancies available in different Railway board and there are total number of 26567 vacancies available in the country for Assistant Loco Pilots (ALPs) and Technician Grade-III posts, candidates who are interested in these vacancies and looking for government jobs in India can apply to it on or before a final date of registration process.


Name of RRB Number of Vacancies
RRB Guwahati 538
RRB Ajmer 771
RRB Chandigarh 1161
RRB Patna 1271
RRB Bangalore 1172
RRB Kolkata 2038
RRB Secunderabad 2839
RRB Bhubaneswar 1538
RRB Muzaffarpur 1153
RRB Thiruvananthpuram 294
RRB Gorakhpur 78
RRB Mumbai 4155
RRB Ahmadabad 546
RRB Jammu 475
RRB Bhopal 326
RRB Ranchi 2621
RRB Siliguri 345
RRB Bilaspur 1680
RRB Malda 373
RRB Allahabad 1527
RRB Chennai 1666

To get contact details of all RRB Railway Recruitment 2017 then check below given table for it as we have given phone numbers and website address so whenever you have any queries relating to its recruitment or others then you can contact your respective RRB office.

Name Contact Details
RRB Mumbai Phone : 022 – 23090422


RRB Bhopal Phone :0755 – 2746660


RRB Kolkata Phone : (033) – 2543 0108 (033) – 32917928


RRB Siliguri Phone. 0353-2663840


RRB Ajmer Phone : 0145-2423292


RRB Gorakhpur Phone : 0551 – 2201209


RRB Bilaspur Phone :07752 – 247291


RRB Thiruvanantha puram Phone: 0471-2323357


RRB Bangalore Phone :080 – 23334147


RRB Guwahati Phone :0361 -2540815


RRB Ahmedabad Phone : 079 – 22940858


RRB Ranchi Phone : 0651 – 2462429/ 2787114


RRB Bhubaneswar Phone :0674 – 2303015


RRB Patna Phone:0612-2677680


RRB Allahabad Phone : 0532 – 2430472


RRB Chennai Phone : 044 – 28275323


RRB Secunderabad Phone. 040-27821663


RRB Malda Phone : 03512 – 264567


RRB Chandigarh Phone : 0172 – 2793414 / 2793415


RRB Jammu – Srinagar Phone : 0191 – 2476757


RRB Muzaffarpur Phone : 0621 – 2213405


Railway Recruitment 2017

In Indian Railway posts are divided into four categories they are A,B, C & D according to a level of posts they are put in one of these categories. So guys if you want to know which posts are available in all four categories then check below as we have given complete details of it. Level A category posts are higher level posts so to eligible for it candidates must have higher education and other some great qualities and then in remaining three categories level of posts decreases. So level D posts are very low-level posts and it does not require any higher education.

Group A Posts: This group includes posts like Indian Railway Personnel Service (IRPS), Indian Railway Medical Services, Indian Railway Service of Engineers (IRSE), IAS allied services, Indian Railway Protection Force (IRPF), Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS), Indian Railway Traffic Services (IRTS), Engineering Service Examination (ESE), Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineer (IRSSE), Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers (IRSME), Indian Railway Stores Services (IRSS) and Special Class Railway Apprentice (SCRA). Examinations of all these posts are conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).

Group B Posts: Recruitment for all group B posts is done by RRB Railway Recruitment 2017 and all are gazette posts like Junior Engineers, Depot Material Superintendent, Section Officers etc. and also those who are in Group C posts are promoted to Group B posts according to one’s performance & experience.

Group C Posts: For this group also recruitment is carried out by Railway Recruitment Boards and it includes various technical & non-technical posts like a commercial apprentice, engineering posts in civil, mechanical, signal and telecommunication depts., clerk, traffic apprentice, ticket collector, railway posts etc. You can also check out job for this in our RRB Railway Recruitment 2017 article.

Group D Posts: In this group, posts are very low level like safaiwala, tracker, trackman, gunman, peon etc and recruitment for this group is carried out by the RRC.

Upcoming Railway Jobs 2017

There are many manufacturing and other companies which are under Indian Railway and they are too managed by the Ministry of Railway, Government of India. Candidates who are interested in getting jobs in that companies can check those name from below.

List of Railway Companies

  • RCIL  RailTel Corporation of India Limited  (RailTel) railtelindia.com
  • DMRC  DELHI METRO RAIL CORPORATION  www.delhimetrorail.com
  • RLDA Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA)  www.rlda.in
  • CRIS The Centre for Railway Information Systems www.cris.org.in
  • PRCL Pipavav Railway Corporation Ltd  www.pipavavrailway.com
  • Eastern Railway
  • MRVC  Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Ltd www.mrvc.indianrailways.gov.in
  • CONCOR Container Corporation of India Ltd.  www.concorindia.com
  • RITES Rail India Technical and Economic Service  new.rites.com
  • NWR Railway
  • BWEL Bharat Wagon & Engineering Co. Limited  bharatwagon.bih.nic.in
  • IRFC Indian Railway Finance Corporation (भारतीय रेल वित्त निगम) irfc.nic.in
  • RVNL Rail Vikas Nigam Limited www.rvnl.org
  • NCR Railway
  • DFCCIL Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India  www.dfccil.gov.in
  • IRCON Ircon International Limited {इरकॉन इंटरनेशनल लिमिटेड}(IRCON)  www.ircon.org
  • BCL
  • KRCL Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd www.konkanrailway.com
  • IRCTC Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation  www.irctc.co.in
  • BSCL  RRB 

List of Metro Railway Projects

Project Name City Name
Kanpur Metro Kanpur
Kochi Metro Kochi
Mumbai Metro Mumbai
Thiruvananthapuram Light Metro Thiruvananthapuram
Noida Metro Rail Corporation Noida, Jewar &Greater Noida
Kozhikode Light Metro Kozhikode
Delhi Metro Delhi – NCR
Chennai Metro Chennai
Patna Metro Patna
MetroLink Express Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad Ahmedabad &Gandhinagar
Rapid MetroRail Gurgaon Gurgaon
Bhopal Metro Bhopal
Lucknow Metro Lucknow
Vijayawada Metro Vijayawada
Varanasi Metro Varanasi
National Capital Region Metro National Capital Region
Jaipur Metro Jaipur
Pune Metro Pune
Nagpur Metro Nagpur
Namma Metro Bangalore
Chandigarh Metro Chandigarh Tricity
Allahabad Metro Allahabad
Guwahati Metro Guwahati
Bhubaneswar Metro Bhubaneswar &Cuttack
Hyderabad Metro Hyderabad
Indore Metro Indore
Kolkata Metro Kolkata
Meerut Metro Meerut
Visakhapatnam Metro(Vizag Metro) Visakhapatnam
Navi Mumbai Metro Navi Mumbai
Agra Metro Agra

Official link: www.indianrailways.gov.in

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