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Notification No. RRC/WR/01/2021 Apprentice Dated 18/05/2021

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit :

Closing Date and Time 24/06/2021 @ 17.00 hrs. 


Western Railway invites ONLINE applications from interested Applicants for engagement as Act
Apprentices against the 3591 slots notified for training in the designated Trades under Apprentice Act 1961
at various Divisions, Workshops within the jurisdiction of Western Railways for the year 2021-22

Post: Apprentices 
1. Fitter
2. Turner
3. Machinist
4. Carpenter
5. Painter (General)
6. Mechanic (DSL)
7.  Programming & Systems Administration Assistant
8. Electrician
9. Wireman
10. Refrigeration & AC Mechanic
11.  Plumber

Low Vision can apply.

MAXIMUM DISABILITY: Low vision means a person with impairment of vision of less
than 6/18 to 6/60 with best correction in the better eye or impairment of field in any one of the following categories :
i) Reduction of fields less than 50 degrees, ii) Heminaopia with macular involvement,
iii) Altitudinal defect involving lower fields).

In case of two Applicants ·having the same marks the Applicants having older age shall be preferred. In
case the dates of birth are also same, then the· Applicants who passed matriculation exam earlier shall
be considered first. There will be no written test or viva.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS :- Matriculate or 10th Class in 10+2 examination
system with minimum 50% marks in aggregate from recognized Board.

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS :- ITI certificate affiliated to NCVT / SCVT is compulsory in
relevant trade .

The Applicants whose SSC / ITI results are awaited as on the date of notification are not eligible to

The Applicants failed in ITI should not apply, in case any failed Applicants is engaged inadvertently,
he/she will be terminated summarily from apprenticeship training without any further notice. 

There will be a reservation to the extent of 4% for Persons with Disabilities (PwBD).

No fee is required to be paid by SC/ST/PWD/Women Applicants.

Complete filling the online application in all respects at RRC-WR’s website

Training Period :-
The selected Applicants are required to undergo apprenticeship training for a period of 01 Year.

Stipend :-

Selected Candidates engaged as Apprentices will undergo Apprenticeship training for a period of
one year and will be paid a Stipend during the training at the prescribed rate as per extant rules
governed by the concerned State Governments.

Applicants are required to fill up the personal details/ Trade / Aadhaar number / Marks / CGPA /
preference for Divisions / Workshops etc. very carefully as the Computerised Merit list will be
prepared only on the basis of the information filled by the Applicant in the ONLINE
application. In case of any discrepancy observed at the time of Document Verification, the
Applicant will be disqualified summarily.


1. SSC (Standard 10th) or its equivalent Mark Sheet
2. Certificate for proof of date of birth (Standard 10 or its equivalent certificate or mark sheet
indicating date of birth or School Leaving Certificate indicating date of birth).
3. Consolidated ITI mark Sheet of all semesters of the trade in which applied / Provisional National
Trade Certificate indicating marks.
4. National Trade Certificate issued by NCVT or Provisional National Trade Certificate issued by
5. Caste certificate for SC/ST/OBC Applicants in Annexure – “B”, “C” & “D” wherever applicable,
EWS Certificate in Annexure “ G” ,if applicable as mentioned in Para & 3.7
6. Disability certificate, in case of PwBD Applicants Annexure – “E” & “F” (as applicable).
7. Applicants are required to upload Scanned copy/ soft copy of their colour photograph (size 3.5 cm
x 3.5 cm ) taken not later than three months from the date of application, JPG / JPEG format, 100
DPI, size of the file should be between 20 KB -70 KB) with clear front view of the Applicants without
cap and sunglasses. Applicants may note that RRC may, at any stage, reject the applications for
uploading old/unclear photograph or for any significant variations between photograph uploaded in
the Application Form and the actual Physical appearance of the Applicants. Applicants are advised
to keep two additional copies of the same photograph ready with them and carry the same at the
time of Document / Certificate Verification
8. Applicants are also required to upload the Scanned copy / soft copy their signature (size 3.5 cm x
3.5 cm, JPG / JPEG format, 100 DPI, size of the file should be between 20 KB – 30 KB). 

Certificates in languages other than English or Hindi should be accompanied by an attested
copy of translation in English / Hindi.

 Production of Originals of uploaded documents along with 2 self attested photocopies
on the day of Document Verification in the Concerned Division is mandatory. Applications
without requisite enclosures uploaded will be summarily rejected and no additional
document will be accepted during the Document Verification. 

The Applicants should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years
of age as on 24/06/2021

Persons with Disability (PWD):- Upper age limit is relaxed by 10 years.


Ministry of Railways, Western Railway
Minimum Education required: 
10th pass to 12th pass
Specialisation required: 
Type of employer: 
Government jobs
Work location: 

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