ICF Integral Coach Factory Apprentice 697 Posts

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ICF or Integral Coach Factory has announced job notification for the posts of Apprenticeship of  Carpenter, Electrician, Fitter, Machinist, Painter, Welder, MLT - Radiology, MLT - Pathology, PASAA. Total Vacancies are 697 and the last date to apply is 08-08-2018.

ICF_logoAbout ICF - Integral Coach Factory ICF is a manufacturer of rail coaches located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It was established in 1952, is owned and operated by the Indian Railways. The coach factory primarily manufactures rolling stock for Indian Railways but also exports railway coaches to other countries.

Address - Dr. Ambedkar Road, Konnur HIghway, Integral Coach Factory Area, ICF North Colony, Konnur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600038

Post Details - 

Name of the Discipline UR Vacancy OBC Vacancy SC Vacancy ST Vacancy Total Post
Carpenter 18 10 05 03 36
Electrician 33 18 10 05 66
Fitter 50 27 15 08 100
Machinist 16 09 05 02 32
Painter 15 08 05 02 30
Welder 82 44 24 12 162
MLT - Radiology 02 01 00 01 04
MLT - Pathalogy 02 01 01 00 04
Total Post 218 118 65 33 434
Carpenter 09 05 03 01 18
Electrician 25 14 07 04 50
Fitter 65 35 20 10 130
Machinist 08 04 03 01 16
Welder 29 15 09 04 57
PASAA 01 01 00 00 02
Total Post 136 73 42 20 273
Grand Total 354 191 107 53 707

Important Dates -

Starting Date to Apply Online 08 Jul 2018
Closing Date to Apply Online 08 Aug 2018 til 05:00 PM

Stipend -

During the 1st year ₹5700 pm. (incl. MLT trainees)
During the 2nd year ₹6500 pm
During the 3rd year ₹7350 pm


Carpenter, Electrician, Fitter, Machinist, Painter, Welder, MLT - Radiology, MLT - Pathalogy, PASAA


Rs 5700 - Rs 7350 pm



Age Limit

15-24 years (Age Relaxation as per GOI)

Job Location

Chennai, Tamilnadu


Total - 697 Posts

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Hiring Organization

ICF Integral Coach Factory

Educational Qualification

Category Qualification Period of Training 
Fitter, Electrician, & Machinist Std X (with a minimum of 50% marks) with Science &Maths under 10+2 system or its equivalent and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade. 1 year
Carpenter, Welder, MMTM (Mechanic Machine Tool Maintenance Std X (with a minimum of 50% marks) under the 10+2 system or its equivalent and also possess National Trade Certificate in the notified trade. 1 year
Programming and System Admin. Asst. Std. X (with a minimum of 50% marks) and also possess National Trade certificate m the trade of Computer Operator and Programming Asst. 1 year
MLT (Radiology & Pathology) Should have passed Std. Xll examination under 10 + 2 system with Physics, Chemistry & Biology. 6 months
Fitter, Electrician, Machinist Should have passed Std X with Science & Math under 10+2 system or its equivalent (with minimum 50% aggregate marks). 2 years
Carpenter & Painter Should have passed Std X under 10+2 system or its equivalent (with minimum 50% aggregate marks) 2 years
Welder Should have passed Std X under 10+2 system or its equivalent (with minimum 50% aggregate marks) 1 year 3 months

Selection Process

Selection will be done on the following basis -

Mode of consideration: The eligible applicants will be called in order of marks obtained in Std X (for Freshers) and in order of marks obtained in Std X and ITI (for Ex-ITI candidates) giving equal weightage.  

Consideration when marks are equal: In case of two candidates having the same marks, the candidate having older age shall be preferred. In case the dates of birth are also the same, then the candidate who passed Std.X exam earlier shall be considered first.

Allotment of Trade: Fresher candidates will have the option to select the trade from the available vacancies at the time of registration of contracts. In respect of Ex-ITI quota, they will be trained in the trade in which they are in possession of ITI certificate.

Standard of Physical Fitness: The candidate should be physically fit as per the conditions applicable. Selected candidates should produce a Medical Certificate in the prescribed form, before admission for training as Apprentices.

Higher Qualification: Candidates with higher qualifications viz. Engineering Degree / Diploma are not eligible to apply.

Transfer Certificate: Original Transfer Certificate for completion of qualifying examination (Std. XII/ X/ IT!) must be produced during verification of certificates.

Commencement of Training: The apprenticeship training will commence on the 1st of October 2018. (1st of April 2019 for the second batch of medical apprentices).

How to apply

Application Fees - 

General / OBC ₹100
SC/ ST/ PWD/ Women No Fees

Modes of Payment - Pay the Examination Fee through Online mode.
1. Account name: FA&CAO/ICF
2. Account No: 05680210000328
3. Bank Name: UCO Bank/ ICF Colony/ Chennai
4. IFSC Code: UCBA0000568

How to Apply - 1) Candidates need to visit the official website of the ICF - http://www.icf.indianrailways.gov.in/.

2) Candidates need to process the payment of application fees.

3) Candidates need to register and fill all the relevant details.

4) Candidates need to upload the documents.

5) Using the application number generated, the candidate needs to login using password as dob in "DDMMYYYY" format.

6) Requisite certificates should be uploaded in PDF format (50-200kb).

a. Employment exchange registration card.

b. Parent's Identity Card/Service certificate.

c. S.td X mark sheet.

d. ITI mark sheet.

e. Community certificate for SC/ ST/ OBC.

 f. PWD certificate.

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