Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has released the official Notification for the Recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) and Technicians. The Total Number of vacancies is 26502.

IMPORTANT DATES:
Date of publication: 03.02.2018
Online Registration Starting Date: 03.02.18
Date & Time of Closing: 05.03.2018 up to 23.59 Hrs. (EXTENDED UPTO - 31.03.2018)

SCALE OF PAY: Level 02 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of `19900/- plus other allowances as admissible.

AGE (as on 01.07.2018): 18 – 28 Years

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should have the Educational/Technical qualifications indicated for notified posts in the CEN from recognized Institute/University as on the closing date for submission of the ONLINE application.  

Total No.of Posts: 26502
Name of the Posts:
A. Assistant Loco Pilot : 17673 Posts
B. Technicians : 8829 Posts
Name of the RRB Regions:
1. Ahmedabad: 164 Posts
2. Ajmer: 1221 Posts
3. Allahabad: 4694 Posts
4. Bangalore: 1054 Posts
5. Bhopal: 1679 Posts
6. Bhubaneswar: 702 Posts
7. Bilaspur: 945 Posts
8. Chandigarh: 1546 Posts
9. Chennai: 945 Posts
10. Gorakhpur: 1588 Posts
11. Guwahati: 422 Posts
12. Jammu – Srinagar: 367 Posts
13. Kolkata: 1824 Posts
14. Malda: 880 Posts
15. Mumbai: 1425 Posts
16. Muzaffarpur: 465 Posts
17. Patna: 454 Posts
18. Ranchi: 2043 Posts
19. Secunderabad: 3262 Posts
20. Siliguri: 477 Posts
21. Thiruvananthapuram: 345 Posts

EXAMINATION FEE: Candidates applying for the posts in this CEN have to pay the prescribed fee as per their category detailed below:

1.For all candidates except the fee concession categories: Rs. 500/-
2.For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / PWDs / Female / Transgender / Minorities / Economically backward class: Rs. 250/-

STAGES OF EXAM: There shall be two stages examination (First stage CBT and Second Stage CBT) common for ALP and Technician. In addition, candidates who have opted for ALP and qualified in Second Stage CBT have to undergo Computer Based Aptitude Test (AT). Marks will be normalized in all the stages of the exam.

NEGATIVE MARKING: There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in First and Second Stage CBT. 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer. There shall be no negative marking for Computer Based Aptitude Test.