Indian Railway RPF/RPSF 8619 Constable and 1120 SI posts

Indian Railways announced a notification on May 18, 2018, for the department in Railway Protection Force  & Railway Protection Special Force (RPF & RPSF) for the posts of Constable and Sub-Inspector posts. Total 8619 posts are declared as for the post of Constable and 1120 posts are declared as for the post of Sub-Inspector. These posts are declared as for both Male and Female Candidates. The starting date for the online application is June 01, 2018, and ends on June 30, 2018.

Indian Railwayभारतीय रेलवे ने 18 मई, 2018 को रेलवे सुरक्षा बल और रेलवे सुरक्षा विशेष बल (आरपीएफ और आरपीएसएफ) के विभाग के लिए कॉन्स्टेबल और सब-इंस्पेक्टर पदों के पदों के लिए अधिसूचना की घोषणा की। कॉन्स्टेबल के पद के लिए कुल 8619 पद घोषित किए गए हैं और उप-निरीक्षक पद के लिए 1120 पद घोषित किए गए हैं। ये पद पुरुष और महिला उम्मीदवार दोनों के लिए घोषित किए गए हैं। ऑनलाइन आवेदन की शुरुआती तारीख जून 01, 2018 है, और 30 जून, 2018 को समाप्त होती है।

Indian Railways (IR) is India's national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways. It manages the fourth-largest railway track in the World by size, with 121,407 kilometers (75,439 mi) of total track over a 67,368-kilometre (41,861 mi) route. Forty-nine percent of the routes are electrified with 25KV AC electric traction while thirty-three percent of them are double or multi-tracked. भारतीय रेलवे (आईआर) रेल मंत्रालय द्वारा संचालित भारत की राष्ट्रीय रेलवे प्रणाली है। यह 67,368 किलोमीटर (41,861 मील) मार्ग पर कुल ट्रैक के 121,407 किलोमीटर (75,439 मील) के साथ दुनिया में चौथे सबसे बड़े रेलवे ट्रैक का आकार लेता है। मार्गों के पचास प्रतिशत को 25 केवी एसी इलेक्ट्रिक कर्षण के साथ विद्युतीकृत किया जाता है जबकि उनमें से तीस प्रतिशत डबल या बहु-ट्रैक होते हैं।

The details of the posts are described as:-

S.no Name of the posts Male posts Female posts Total
1. Constable 4403 4216 8619
2. Sub-Inspector 819 306 1120

Role

Constable
Sub-Inspector

Start Date

June 1, 2018

End Date

June 30, 2018

Salary

Rs.21700-Rs.35400/-

Degree/Education

Graduate/10th passed

Age Limit

Between 20 to 25 Years

Job Location

Anywhere in India

Vacancies

9739

Employment Type

-

Hiring Organization

Indian Railways

Educational Qualification

For the post of Sub-Inspector:- The post requires two types of details in the Candidate one must be educational details and second must be the physical details.

Educational details for the post are described as:- The Candidate must possess a graduate degree in any of the Subject and that must be from recognized Board and must be a citizen of India. The age limit for the post should be between 20 to 25 Years. And the salary offered by this post is Rs.35,400 per month.

Physical details of the post are described as:- The physical appearance of the Male candidates and for the female candidates are described below:-

Category

Height Male (cm)

Chest Unexpended (cm)

Chest Expended (cm)

Height Female (cm)

UR/OBC

165

80

85

157

SC/ST

160

76.2

81.2

152

Hillmen

163

80

85

155

For the post of Constables:- The post requires two types of details in the Candidate one must be educational details and second must be the physical details.

Educational details for the post are described as:- The Candidate must possess a Class 10th certificate from any of the recognized Board or from recognized Institution and must be a citizen of India. The age limit for the post should be between 18 to 25 Years. And the salary offered by this post is Rs.21,700 per month.

Physical details of the post are described as:- The physical appearance of the Male candidates and for the female candidates are described below:-

Category

Height Male (cm)

Chest Unexpended (cm)

Chest Expended (cm)

Height Female (cm)

UR/OBC

165

80

85

157

SC/ST

160

76.2

81.2

152

Hillmen

163

80

85

155

Selection Process

A Selection process for both the posts are described as:-

For the post of Sub-Inspector:- The three phases process for the recruitment is described below:-

Phase I

Computer Based Test - The Online written test will be conducted in the month of September and October. The candidates who would apply for the post, have to appear for the test. The test will be consists of 120 MCQs type questions and to be completed in 90 minutes duration. 1 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 marks will be deducted for 4 incorrect answers.

Question Type: The question paper is consists of three sections and the paper consist of 120 marks. The syllabus for the test is described below:-

General Awareness - 50 Marks, Arithmetic - 35 Marks, and General Intelligence and Reasoning - 35 questions.

Phase II

Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test  (PMT)-  The candidates who will qualify CBT shall be called for PET an PMT. It will consist of three events:

Event

Male

Female

Number of Chances

1600 meter

6 minutes 30 seconds

NA

1

800 meter

NA

4 minutes

1

High Jump

3 feet 9 inches

3 feet

2

Long Jump

12 feet

9 feet

2

Phase III

Document Verification - Merit list of the Candidates will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in written test and performance in PET and PMT for document verification. A Medical examination will be also be conducted for empanelled candidates. The candidates found fit directed to the concerned training center.

For the post of Constables:-  The three phases process for the recruitment is described below:-

Phase I

Physical Efficiency Test (PET) - PET is qualifying in nature and no marks shall be awarded. It will consist of three events:

Event

Male

Female

Number of Chances

1600 meter

5 minutes 45 seconds

NA

1

800 meter

NA

3 minutes 40 seconds

1

High Jump

3 feet 9 inches

3 feet

2

Long Jump

14 feet

9 feet

2

Phase II

Medical Examination - The candidates who will qualify PET shall be called for written examination. The test will be consists of 100 MCQs to be completed in 60 minutes duration. 1 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 marks will be deducted for 4 incorrect answers. The question paper is consists of four sections and the paper consist of 100 marks. The syllabus for the test is described below:-

General Intelligence - 20 questions, Arithmetic - 20 questions, Language - 20 questions, and General Intelligence  - 40. questions

Phase III

Viva Voce and Document Verification - Merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in written test and candidates to the extent of a maximum of three times the number of vacancies shall be called for viva-voce. The candidates called for viva-voce have to bring all original necessary documents. Medical examination will be also be conducted for empanelled candidates. The candidates found fit directed to the concerned training center.

The list of documents that will be required for the Document verification process. The documents are required in original copy and for one set of a xerox copy. And the list of documents are listed as:-

1. 10th matriculation certificate as the age of poof.

2. 10th passed certificate as a proof of educational qualification(for the post of constable).

3. Graduation Certificate as a proof of educational qualification(for the post of Sub-Inspector).

4. Caste Certificate for SC/ST candidates.

5. Domicile Certificate.

6. No Objection Certificate for Creamy Layer.

7. And two self attested passport size Photographs.

How to apply

Interested Candidates can apply online through the Official Website of Indian Railways:-http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/. Candidate should ensure that they have a current Mobile Number and the same should be kept active during the entire Recruitment Process as SMS alerts for the various Tests. And Candidate should scan his/her photograph having 5 c.m. of height and 3.6 c.m. of width (10kb) and signature having 2.5 c.m. of height and 7.5 c.m. of width (10kb) in jpg format for uploading the same at relevant space in the On-line Application.

1. Click on the Current Recruitment option and Select apply Online for Constable post or Sub-Inspector posts. And you will be directed to the new Web page.

2. A candidate has to Fill-up all the Fields given in On-line Application including mandatory Fields. After that by checking their Application Number and Date of Birth candidate have to enter their personal details like Name, father's name, age, address, Emailid and educational details also like enter your 10th marks or Graduation record in the prescribed column other details also. 

3. After filling up all the required fields in the On-line Application, correctly and duly verified by the Candidate and OTP will be sent to your mobile for the confirmation process, he/she is required to ‘CONFIRM’ the Application, by clicking 'Confirm Application' Button.

4. Pay your Application fee:- Application fee:- Rs.250/- for Reserved candidates and Rs.500/- for Unreserved Candidates. There are two modes of payments, Online Payment or Cash-Challan (Offline). In case of Online Payment Mode you will pay the fee by Debit Card, Credit Card, and from Online Banking, after successful payment, Candidate will get e-Receipt please download them. If Cash-Challan Option is selected, Candidate is required to take a printout of 'Challan' in TWO Copies and pay the requisite Fees before the Challan Expiry Date, at any of the SBI Branch, by submitting the said Challan to the Bank.

5. Upload your Photograph:- Select Photo upload tab and go to the desired path where the photograph is placed. The photo must be of a prescribed size and with the white light color background. The photo must be Clear. And the Candidate has to develop the same 12 copies of the same photo for future use.

6. The Candidate should ensure that he/she receives a System generated ‘SMS’ conveying his/her Confirmation Number, on his/her 'registered' Mobile Number. 

7. The Candidate should note down his/her Application Number and Confirmation Number for future reference.

Detailed Notification:- Official Notification Link

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