Western Railway Invites Applications for 3624 Apprentice Posts in Various Trades; Check Details

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Western Railway (WR) has recently issued a comprehensive notification regarding the availability of 3624 apprentice positions. The advertisement, released in 2023, invites interested candidates to apply for trade apprentice roles within the Indian Railway’s RRC WR division.

Applicants are urged to carefully review the apprenticeship details provided in the notification. Western Railway is seeking ONLINE applications from individuals interested in becoming Act Apprentices. These positions are available for training in designated trades under the Apprentice Act 1961. The training will take place at various Divisions and Workshops falling under the jurisdiction of Western Railways for the year 2021-22.

Important Dates

  • Application Start Date: June 27, 2023 (11.00 AM)
  • Last Date for Online Applications: July 26, 2023 (until 5 PM)
  • Deadline for Completing the Application Form: July 26, 2023

Vacancy Details

Division NameTotal
BCT Division745
BRC Division434
ADI Division624
RTM Division415
RJT Division165
BVP Division206
PL W/Shop392
MX W/Shop77
BVP W/Shop112
DHD W/Shop263
PRTN W/Shop72
SBI Signal W/Shop25
Head Quarter Officer35
Total Vacancy3624

Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualifications: Candidates must have passed the Matriculate or 10th Class in the 10+2 examination system, with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks from a recognized Board.
  • Technical Qualifications: Possession of an ITI certificate affiliated with NCVT/SCVT is in relevant trade as under:-
Sr. No.Designated TradesITI Trades
6Painter (General)Painter (General)
7Mechanic (DSL)Mechanic (DSL)
8Mechanic (Motor Vehicle)Mechanic (Motor Vehicle)
9Programming & System Administration AssistantComputer Operator and Programming Assistant
11Electronics MechanicElectronics Mechanic
12Wireman1. Wireman
2. Electrician
13Mechanic Refrigeration & ACMechanic Refrigeration & AC
14Pipe FitterPlumber/Pipe Fitter
16Draftsman (Civil)Draftsman (Civil)
17StenographerStenography English

Age Limit (as of July 26, 2023)

  • Minimum Age: 15 years
  • Maximum Age: 24 years

Application Fee

  • Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of Rs. 100/-.
  • SC/ST/PWD/Women applicants are exempt from paying the application fee.

Interested individuals can submit their applications exclusively through the RRC’s website at https://www.rrc-wr.com. The selection of candidates will be based solely on the information provided in the online application. Document verification will be conducted at the relevant Divisions and Workshops.

For further details and clarifications, candidates are advised to refer to the official notification released by Western Railway.

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