East Coast Railway Recruitment 2017: 08 Jobs for Scouts & Guides Quota Posts

East Coast Railway Recruitment 2017: 08 Jobs for Scouts & Guides Quota Posts

East Coast Railway is inviting for recruitment from suitable and eligible candidates, who full fill all the criteria for the post of Scouts & Guides Quota.

Details of Vacancy:

Number of Posts: 08 Vacancies

Post Name:

  • Scouts: 02 Posts
  • Guides Quota: 06 Posts

Age Limit:

  • Scouts: minimum 18 and maximum 29 years
  • Guides Quota: minimum 18 and maximum 32 years
  • Age Relaxation applicable 05 years for SC/ST  Candidates & 03 years for OBC Candidates

Required Educational Qualification:

  • Scouts: 10+2th (+2  stage) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate. (50% marks in the aggregate will be required for NTPC categories. 50% marks are not required for SC/ ST/ Ex-servicemen candidates and candidates possess higher qualification like Graduation/ Post Graduation) or A pass in Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized Board and having ITI certificate for the posts in Technical Categories.
  • Guides Quota: 10th standard or ITI or equivalent from a recognized Board.

Pay Scale:

  • Scouts: Rs. 5200-20200/- + Grade Pay : Rs. 1900/-
  • Guides Quota: Rs. 5200-20200/- + Grade Pay : Rs. 1800/-

Selection Process: Selection will be based on Written Test, Scouting Skill Assessment & Marks on certificates.

Application Fee:

  • Applicants have to pay Rs.500/- through Demand Draft/Postal order in favor of FA & CAO, East Coast Railway payable at Bhubaneswar.
  • There is no fee for SC/ST /PH/Women candidates.

Process to Apply: Eligible and Interested applicants can send their completed Application form along with self-attested copies of certificates and documents a passport size photograph to the Office of the Chief Personnel Officer, 2nd Floor, Rail Sadan, Chandrasekharpur, Bhubaneswar, Odisha-751017.

Download Application form

Important Date:

Last Date for Submission of Application form: 23-Feburary-2017

Advertisement and Application Form Link Details: For more detail Please visit official recruitment notification http://www.eastcoastrail.indianrailways.gov.in/uploads/files/1485255863647-SG%202016-17%20Notification.pdf


About East Coast Railway:

This is one of the blue chips zone of Indian railways that came into existence at its present form on 1 April 2003. Initially the office took over as newly declared zone among seven zones on 16 Sep 1996. At that time only one division namely Khurda was attracted to it and it got fully operational in the year 2003.After which its new zonal head quarter started getting operated from Bhubaneswar which is the capital city residing at State of Orissa. The railway has to carve out the erstwhile South Eastern railway that includes three major divisions as- Waltair, Khurda road and Sambalpur. The jurisdiction of the railway got expanded to areas of Vishakhapatnam, Srikakulam and Vizainagaram respectively.

These costal lines are fully fledged with minerals and natural resources that are the threshold of industries usage. They are trying to meet up the increasing demand of other minerals that are associated within the region. To match up with the anticipation of the industries, multiple projects are considered for development of rail infrastructure. Such resources deals with mega steel, metal, fertilizer and chemical plants. Ambitious plans are to meet the rail capacity to major ports that include areas of Paradeep, Gopalpur and Vishakhapatnam that also helps to improve the cargo facilities. They are providing timely training session to employees and other staff members so that better results can be achieved in time. This has made to distribute the work into three branches of- Waltair Division, Carriage repair and Khurda road division.

Job Opportunities in Indian East Coast Railway:

Job prospects are very bright for capable candidates in this field. Those who are interested to carry out jobs in such field must keep them updated with latest vacancies offered. To do that one can able to refer to employment newspaper, online job portals or official site. After which one can apply through the application form which is required to be filled with correct details. Attachment of relevant documents is must after which it will be required to be sent at prescribed address. Initially candidates will have to work under the supervision of their senior member after which individual projects will be assigned to them.