South Central Railway offers through Railway Recruitment Cell for the posts Trackman, Helpers and Assistant Points man. 560 is the total number of vacancies are available and the last date to apply for the posts will be fixed on 30.9.2013. The period is extended to the candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagatand, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir, Lahaul & Spiti districts and Parigi Sub-division of Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh and Andaman & Nicobar, lakshadweep Islands upto 15.10.2013.
MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should possess qualification of pass in 10th or ITI or equivalent. Candidates who are appearing or awaiting
results of the final examInations of 10th/ITI or equivalent on the date of application are not eligible to apply.
AGE LIMIT:The normal age (In completed years) for the recruitment is 18-33 years reckoned as on 01.01.2014.
The upper age limit is relaxable for the following specified categories to the extent indicated below.
By 5 years for candidates belonging to SC/ST communities.
By 3 years for candidates belonging to OBC communities.
By 5 years to candidates who have originaIly been domiciled in the State of Jammu & kashmir during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989.
For Persons with Disabilities (PWD) — 10 years for UR, 13 years for OBC and 15 years for SC/ST candidates.
For the serving Railway Staff, the relaxation in upper age limits will be up to 40 years for Unreserved candidates, 45 years for SC/ST candidates and 43 years for OBC candidates, provided they have put in a minimum of 3 years service (continuous or in broken spells).
For those working in Quasi-Administrative offices of the Railway organization, the relaxation will be up to the length of service rendered subject to maximum 5 years.
Upper age limit in case of widows, divorced women and women judicially separated from the husband but not remarried shall be relaxed up to 35 years for Unreserved, 38 years for OBC and 40 years for SC/ST candidates.
The upper age limit in case of course completed Act Apprentices applying for the posts whose minimum qualification is Course completed Act apprenticeship shall be relaxed to the extent of apprentice training undergone by thorn under the Apprenticeship Act 1961.
For Ex-servicemen upto the extent of service rendered in defence plus 3 years provided they have put in more than 6 months service after attestation.