To all the job seekers from the country, here is the golden opportunity to fulfil your desire of getting a government job is waving at you. One of the biggest recruitment in the history of Indian Railway is going to happen this year. Indian Railway Recruitment Board has announced that they are going to recruit almost 1 Lac aspirants across the country through different RRBs including RRB Patna.

If you are one of the aspirants from Bihar and looking to get all the necessary details you must read further.

Know about the vacant posts, vacancy for sub-posts, category wise vacancy, syllabus, exam pattern, eligibility criteria, and many more.

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RRB Patna Recruitment 2018- Assistant Loco Pilot(ALP) & Technician Grade III

The Railway Recruitment Board of Patna is commonly known as RRB Patna. The recent notification for recruiting Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technicians has been published this year by the Government of India. There are almost 454 vacant posts yet to be filled. 345 vacancies are there for ALP post of Eastern Central Railway division and 109 vacancies for Technician post of the same division. Interested ones are invited to apply online. This is a sparkling opportunity for job seekers like you from Patna.

Here are the details of the vacant posts of ALP & Technicians:

Name of the Organization: Railway Recruitment Board of Patna

Year of Recruitment: 2018

Post: Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) & Technician Grade III

Notification: Released online on earlier this year

Category of the job: Government jobs of India

Job Location: Anywhere in Patna

Mode of application: Online application

The strength of vacancy: Almost 454 vacant posts are there

Starting date of Application Submission: The application submission period was 03.02.2018 to 31.03.2018

Ending date of Application Submission: Last date of application submission was 31.03.2018

Application Fee: If you belong to General or OBC category, you have to pay- Rs. 500/-
If you belong to SC/ ST or PWD category, you have to pay- Rs. 250/-

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

Now have a look at the category wise vacancies for different posts.

Eastern Central Railway
CategoryAssistant Loco PilotTechnician Grade III
UR363283
SC10887
ST5443
OBC195150
Ex-Servicemen13247

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Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

You should have an engineering degree to apply for the vacant posts. The candidates with Matriculation or SSLC along with an ITI degree from an NCVT/ SCVT recognized institution are also eligible for the post. You need to have an ITI degree in one of the following trade

  • Armature and Coil Winder
  • Electrician or Electronics Mechanic
  • Fitter or Heat Engine or Instrument Mechanic
  • Matriculation
  • SSLC plus
  • Machinist
  • Mechanic Diesel
  • Mechanic Motor Vehicle
  • Millwright or Maintenance Mechanic
  • The mechanic of Radio, TV or Refrigerator, Air-conditioner
  • Tractor Mechanic or Turner or Wireman
  • SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trades
  • 3 years Diploma in Mechanical or Electrical or Electronics or Automobile
  • Engineering or Combination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines

Age Limit:

The age limit is minimum 18 years to a maximum of 28 years. But there is some upper age relaxation. Take a look.

Age Relaxation

As a temporary measurement till 03.02.2015, the age relaxation has been applied.

CategoryUpper age relaxation (years)
SC & ST5
OBC-Non Creamy Layer3
Ex-Servicemen candidates who have put in more than
6 months service after attestation
up to the extent of service rendered in Defense plus 3 years
PWD UR10
PWD OBC-Non Creamy Layer13
PWD SC/ST15
Candidates have ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.19895
Candidates who are serving Group ‘C’ and Erstwhile Group ‘D’ Railway Staff,
Casual Labour and Substitutes in Railways who have put in a minimum of 3 years service (continuous or in broken spells)
UR- 40
OBC-Non Creamy Layer- 43
SC/ ST- 45
Course Completed Act Apprentices applying for the posts for which minimum qualification is ITI/Course Completed Act ApprenticeshipShall be relaxed to the extent of Apprentice Training undergone by them under the Apprentice Act 1961
Whoever has Completed the Course, Act Apprentice under the Apprenticeship, Act before attaining the age of 25 yearsUR- 35
OBC-Non Creamy Layer- 38
SC/ST- 40

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Visual Strength For Different Medical Status

A-1 Status:

IF your medical status is A-1 then you have to be physically fit in all respects and your visual activity should be:

Distance Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses with fogging test (must not accept +2D) Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 without glasses and Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision, etc

B-1 Status:

If you belong to B-1 medical standard then you have to physically fit in all respect and your visual strength should be:

Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D) Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass the test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc

B-2 Status:

For B-2 medical standard, you have to be physically fit in all respect and your visual activity should be:

Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D). Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and Must pass the test for Binocular Vision etc

C-1 Status:

IF your medical status is C-1 then you have to be physically fit in all respects and your visual activity should be:

Distance Vision: 6/12, 6/18 with or without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required

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RRB Patna Recruitment 2018- Pay Scale

The salary structure of RRB Patna ALP and Technicians is the Level 02 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix. Along with that, an initial payment of Rs 19,900/- along with this you will get other allowances.

RRB Patna Recruitment 2018- Selection Process

There are 2 parts to select employees for RRB Patna. Here are the details,

Part ACBTMathematics- 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- 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, etcGeneral Intelligence- 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 ClassificationGeneral Science- Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of the 10th standard levelGeneral Awareness on Current Affairs- Current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports & Culture, Personalities & Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance, etcNumber of Questions- 75Full Marks- 75Duration- 60 minutes
CBT (Part A)Same as CBTSame as CBTSame as CBTBasic Science and Engineering- Engineering Drawing contains 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 etcGeneral Awareness on Current Affairs- Same as CBTNumber of Questions- 100Full Marks- 100Duration- 90 minutes
CBT (Part B)Online exam
Computer-Based Aptitude testDocument VerificationNumber of Questions- 75Full Marks- 75Duration- 60 minutes
Part BPhysical Efficiency Test (PET)Male CandidatesHave 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 CandidatesHave 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 CandidatesNeed to pass the CBT examinations and after passing only a medical examination will be conducted

However, I have shared all the details regarding RRB Patna Recruitment 2018. You can also take a look at other latest updates on RRB Mumbai Recruitment or RRB Siliguri Recruitment Exams for this year. Now gather the information from here and go to the official website to fill the form. Prepare yourself according to the exam pattern. Best wishes for your coming exam days.

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