Are you searching for relevant information on RRB Jammu? You got it right, Railway Recruitment Board of Jammu is going to fill the vacancy in various posts. Therefore, it is a great opportunity for the young job aspirants from Jammu to start their dream career with Indian Railway. Since the vacancy is quite huge this year it will be easier for you to grab the job. However, you need to have all the relevant information first of all to streamline your preparation. Go through the article here and find all the necessary details about the number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, and how to apply process.

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RRB Jammu Recruitment 2018- Various Vacant Posts

The Railway Recruitment Board of Jammu has invited applications from all the government job aspirants of Jammu. They are going to fill 1040 vacancies on various posts. Here is a clear view of the vacancies on different posts

Assistant Loco Pilot(ALP)

There are 357 vacant Assistant Loco Pilot posts for Northern Railway of India. The Railway Recruitment Board of Jammu is going to appoint the candidates in this vacant posts from Jammu and the surrounding area.

Technician Grade-III

There are 474 vacant Technician Grade-III posts under Northern Railway of India & 159 vacant posts under Railway Coach Factory of India. Not only that there are 50 vacancies in the Diesel Locomotive Modernisation Workshop as well. The RRB Jammu board is going to appoint the candidates from Jammu and the surrounding zone.

Have a look at the other posts that you can apply for,

  • Traffic Apprentice(TA)
  • Enquiry-cum-Reservation Clerk
  • Goods Guard
  • Junior Accounts Assistant-cum-Typist
  • Senior Clerk-cum-Typist
  • Assistant Station Master

Now have a look at the other important details that are almost similar for all of the above-mentioned posts.

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Application Fee

The application fees for the General or OBC category candidates are Rs. 500/-

For SC/ ST or PWD category candidates, you have to pay- Rs. 250/-

If you are a Female candidate or Ex-Serviceman, you have to pay- Rs. 250/-

Starting Date & Ending Date of Application Submission

You can start to apply for the vacant posts on 03.02.18

The link will be closed for application submission on 31.03.18

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification Requirements For ALP & Technicians

You will be eligible for the vacant posts if you have done Electrical Engineering with the combination of various streams of Electrical Engineering, like…

  • Electrician
  • Instrument Mechanic
  • Wiremen
  • Winder(Armature)
  • Refrigeration and Air
  • Conditioning Mechanic

You will be eligible for the vacant posts if you have done Electronics Engineering and combination of various streams of Electronics Engineering, like…

  • Electronics Mechanic
  • Mechanic Radio & TV

You will be eligible for the vacant posts if you have done Mechanical Engineering and combination of various streams of Mechanical Engineering like…

  • Fitter
  • Mechanic Motor Vehicle
  • Tractor
  • Mechanic
  • Mechanic Diesel
  • Turner
  • Machinist
  • Refrigeration and Air
  • Conditioning Mechanic
  • Heat Engine
  • Millwright Maintenance Mechanic

You will be eligible for the vacant posts if you have done Automobile Engineering and combination of various streams of Automobile Engineering like-

  • Mechanic Motor Vehicle
  • Tractor Mechanic
  • Mechanic Diesel
  • Heat Engine

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic

You will be eligible for the vacant posts if you have done HSC(10+2) with Physics and Maths with the trades like…

  • Electrician
  • Electronics Mechanic
  • Wireman

Age Limit

According to the official notice CEN 01/2018, as mentioned in the para 137(2)(ii) of the Indian Railway Establishment Manual Vol.1 revised in 1989(Reprint in 2009), the standard lower age limit for ALP and Technician post of all category candidates is 18 years and the standard upper age limit  is,

27 years for UR candidates

For OBC category candidates it is 30 years &

For SC/ST category candidates the upper age limit is 32 years

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RRB Jammu Recruitment 2018- Selection Process

There will be 2 parts to select employees for the vacant posts.

Part A includes all the examinations like CBT, CBT(Part A), CBT(Part B)\

& Part B includes the Physical Efficiency Test(PET)

Know about the tests in detail.

Part A

CBT- Subjects & Topics

Total Marks: 75

Total Number of Questions- 75

Duration- 60 minutes

Mathematics:  Mathematics includes-

Number system, BODMAS, Decimal & Fractions, LCM & HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages & Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root and Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc

Reasoning: Reasoning includes the following topics-

Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships & Syllogism, Jumbling & Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification & Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc

General Intelligence: The includes topics are as follows

Figures and Pictures, Analogies & Space, Visualization & Similarities, Decision Making & Problem-Solving, Arithmetical Number Series, Differences & Arithmetical Reasoning, Analysis & Judgement, Relationship Concepts, Visual memory & Observation, Discrimination, Verbal and Figure Classification

General Science: The syllabus under this shall cover the Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of the 10th standard level.

General Awareness on Current Affairs: Here are the topics included in the mentioned subject,

Current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports & Culture, Personalities & Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance, etc.

CBT(Part A)- Subjects & Topics

Total Marks: 100

Total Number of Questions- 100

Duration- 90 minutes

Mathematics: The syllabus of mathematics is the same as CBT

General Intelligence & Reasoning: The syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning is the same as CBT

Basic Science and Engineering: The mentioned subject includes topics like, Engineering Drawing includes Projections, Views, Drawing Instruments, Lines, Geometric figures & Symbolic, Representation, Units & Measurements, Mass Weight and Density, Work Power and Energy, Speed and Velocity, Heat and Temperature, Basic Electricity, Levers and Simple Machines, Occupational Safety and Health, Environment Education, IT Literacy etc

 

General Awareness on Current Affairs: The syllabus of General Awareness on Current Affair is the same as CBT

 

CBT (Part B)

There will be 75 questions to complete within 60 minutes. This part is quite easy to qualify. And this part is only for the technicians.

 

There will be three stage to select technicians. Take a look…

 

The online exam is the first stage

The Computer-Based Aptitude test is the second stage

And the third stage is Document Verification

Part B

Physical Efficiency Test(PET)

Male Candidates

Have to lift and carry  a weight of 35 kg for a distance of 100 meters in a duration of 2 minutes in one chance only without  putting down the weight

Must be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 4 minutes and 15 seconds in one chance only

Female Candidates

Have to lift and carry  a weight of 20 kg for a distance of 100 meters in a duration of 2 minutes in one chance only without  putting down the weight

Must be able to run for a distance of 1000 meters in 5 minutes and 40 seconds in one chance only

PWD Candidates

Need to pass the CBT examinations and after passing only a medical examination will be conducted

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RRB Jammu Recruitment 2018- How To Apply

  • At first, visit the official website of RRB Jammu
  • After that, search for the link provided on the website, to download the application form, you may find the link from the notification section of the page
  • Then, Click on the link and after clicking the link you will go to a new page, here you have to provide all of your necessary information in addition to that a passport size recent photograph and your sign
  • Now, Click on the submit button. A new window will open and you have to pay the application fee here through the various medium. The fee is different for different category candidates
  • Finally, complete the payment process and download the application form. You must keep a hard copy of the form and payment receipt for future use.

Anyway, Folks! That’s it. The above were the must-have information you need to go through. Now just do the hard work and get yourself a job in the Indian Railway. Best wishes for the coming exam days!

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