Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 Vacancies For Act Apprentices Posts

Southern Railway invites application for the selection of eligible and suitable candidates for 2652 Act/Trade Apprentices (in the stream of Freshers, Ex.ITI & Medical Lab Technician) Under Apprentices Act 1961

Location : Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

Vacancy Details:

Total Posts: 737

Name of the Posts: Act/Trade Apprentices

Discipline wise Vacancy Details:

  • Fitter : 587
  • Machinist : 57
  • Turner : 30
  • Welder (Gas & Electric) : 456
  • Advance Welder : 24
  • Electrician : 734
  • Electronics Mechanics : 112
  • Painter : 64
  • Carpenter : 154
  • Diesel Mechanic : 104
  • Plumber : 108
  • Wireman : 68
  • Refrigeration & AC Mechanic : 12
  • Electronics/ Information Technology : 29
  • Instrument Mechanic : 20
  • Draughtsman (Civil) : 50
  • Fresher MTL (Radiology) : 8
  • Fresher MTL (Pathology) : 8
  • Fresher (Fitter) : 27

Age Limit (As on 11.04.2018): 15 to 24 years (22 years for Fresher (Fitter))

Educational Qualification:  10th Class and ITI course in the relevant trade OR 12th Class with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Location : Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

Application fee : Candidates have to pay Rs.100/- through Indian Postal order drawn in favour of Work Shop Personnel Officer, S & T Work Shop, Southern Railway-Podanur, Coimbatore 641023.  SC/ST/PWD/Women Candidates are exempted from the payment of Processing Fee.

Pay Scale: Rs. 5700/- pm

Selection Process: Would Depend On Merit List prepared in respect Marks obtained required Qualification.

How to Apply: 

For the recruitment, applicants should apply in filled application form in completed manners along with Attested copies of certificates in proof of Academic and Technical qualification & IPO send by Ordinary post to The Work Shop Personnel O􀂣cer, O􀂣ce of the Chief Work Shop Manager, Signal & Telecommunication Work Shop, Southern Railway-Podanur, Coimbatore-District, Tamil Nadu – 641023

Important Dates:

  • Last Date for Submission of Application form :  11 April 2018

Advertisement and Application Form Link Details: For more detail Please visit official recruitment notification

About Southern Railway: 

The Southern Railway was made during the British times and it was named as Great Southern Indian Railway and there HO was Trichy and currently it’s Chennai. The current HO came into existence in the year 1951, three states were out together. It’s been said every year more than 500 million people travel through this region. This region gets its revenue from the passengers travelling unlike other region which get their revenue from the freight. There are millions of passengers travelling on daily basis. To maintain the standards major stations are being made to world standards.

Shri. K.R. Ramanujam was the first GM to be appointed at the time of forming the new Southern Railway act.Before independence in the year 1944, Government decided to take over all the railway companies. But at the time of independence the government felt the need to incorporate all the railways into small regions. The reforming was proposed by many boards were analyzed with proper detailing to confirm that the merge was smoothly done without any disturbance. For the whole process important people guidance have been taken in consideration. State Government and experts from abroad were in touch. In the year 1948 post-independence the railway authorities converted 42 railway systems of different sizes and standards.

In the year 1950, Central Advisory Committee gave a go ahead plan to Indian Railway of converting it into six Zonal systems and they were named as, The Northern, The Northern Eastern, The Southern, The Central, The Eastern and The Western.The Southern Railway Zone is spread across a stretch of 9.654 kms and it was the first to be formed.

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