RRB Chandigarh Recruitment 2017

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Jan 6, 2017

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RRB Chandigarh has released the official dates for RRB Railways Recruitment 2017 for Assistant Loco Pilot and Technician Grade III Posts. The total number of vacancies are 1161. The candidates must have completed and passed their 10th or 12th examination from a recognized board or Institution.  All the interested candidates belonging to age group of 25 or 28 Years are eligible to apply.

The candidates can apply for the post by filling and submitting an RRB Chandigarh Recruitment 2017 application form on the official website. Interested candidates are informed to submit all the relevant documents along with online application form on or before the last date.

RRB Chandigarh Recruitment Eligibility Criteria

The RRB Chandigarh Recruitment 2017 Eligibility criteria is given below: -

Required Educational Qualification

  • Candidate must be the citizen of India.
  • The candidates must have completed and passed their 10th or 12th examination from a recognized board or Institution.
  • Candidates having hold of ITI /any other relevant qualification are also eligible for the posts.

Age restrictions

  • The age limit for the candidates applying for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot is minimum18 years to maximum 25 years
  • The age limit for the candidates applying for the post of Technician is minimum 18 years to maximum 28 years.

Pay scale

The candidates selected by the Railway Recruitment cell of Chandigarh will be paid a handsome amount as per the post, qualification and experience in the particular sector or specialty.

RRB Recruitment 2017 Selection Mode

Candidate’s selection will be determined according their qualification, experience and their performance in these tests. The mode of selection for the available vacancies of RRB Chandigarh comprises of two tests:

  • Computer based test
  • Skills Test

RRB Recruitment 2017 Exam pattern

As per the analysis, it has been deduced that the question paper will comprise of around 100 Question covering the 4 sections in total. Each section will have variable number of questions. The four sections from which the questions will be asked are enlisted:

  1. General Awareness
  2. Arithmetic Ability
  3. Reasoning  and  General Intelligence
  4. General Science

Read About RRB Sample Papers

The question paper is to be solved in 1 and half hour (i.e. 90 minutes). The details of the expected examination pattern and other parameters like weight age of each section and the number of questions asked from each section are tabulated below:

Name of the section Number of questions asked from each section Weight age of the section
 General Awareness  20-30  20-30
 Reasoning & General Intelligence  30-40  30-40
 Arithmetic Ability  35-45  35-45
 General Science  5-10  5-10

RRB Chandigarh Recruitment Application Form

The candidates can have to fill and submit RRB Chandigarh Recruitment Application Form along with the required amount of processing fee and important documents before the last date. Candidate must logon to the official website and follow the following steps:

  • Candidate must check and must ensure their eligibility and other conditions like possession of an active and valid personal e-mail ID and a mobile number before applying for admission
  • After ensuring the eligibility criteria candidate must start filling the application form through the web site by clicking on the tab “Employment Notices” having a list of the links.
  • Select the most appropriate link related to the post you want to apply for.
  • Read the complete advertisement having further details regarding the opening of the post.
  • From the same advertisement, select a link for “Apply Online”.
  • Fill your Personal Details, Contact Details to generate your username and password
  • To fill the rest of the application, the candidate can login any time using the username and password.
  • Fill up the complete application form following the step wise process and then proceed further.
  • After completely filling the application form pay the application fee as per the caste wise details.
  • Submit the application form
  • Take the printout of the completed application form.
  • Keep a copy of the form with you for future reference.

Candidates have to submit the photocopies of the following documents along with originals for the purpose of verification: –

  • Mark Sheet/Grade Sheet of the qualifying degree course. 
  • Caste certificate-if required
  • Sports certificate- in case of applying under sports quota
  • Experience certificate-if required
  • Other relevant documents

RRB Recruitment 2017 Admit Card

The admit card specifies all the necessary information related to the candidate like examination centre /venue, exam date & timing, etc. RRB 2017 Admit cards will be made available for download only to the   registered and eligible candidates. The admit card is an important document which acts as an ID proof at various stages of examination and admission process. It is a hall ticket, without which the candidate would not be allowed to enter the examination centre.

As per the Official notification of RRB Chandigarh, the candidates can obtain the RRB recruitment Admit Cards 2017 from the official website. The admit cards will be made available for the purpose of downloading at least 2 weeks before the exam date.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.