Railway Engineering Recruitment Exam

Railway Engineering Exam Eligibility

Indian Railway Engineering Recruitment Exam Guide

Railway recruitment boards holds a common Written examination to recruit engineering degree and diploma holder candidates for various posts in engineering departments of Railways.

How to Apply:

  • Online Application: Candidate can fill application form at concerned RRB website.
  • Offline Application: Applications (on a good quality A-4 size bond paper 80 GSM using one side only) complete in all respects along with required enclosures should be sent by post to the concerned Railway Recruitment Board.

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Railway CWE Eligibility:

Age and qualificational criterial for all engineering posts through Common Written Exam.

Education eligibility and age criteria for all posts in Railway Engineering Jobs

RRB Recruitment Process:

The selection is made strictly as per merit, on the basis of written examination. Shortlisted candidates will be called for verification of the original documents according to
merit, availability of vacancies and reservation rules.

(i) Written Exam: There will be common written test by RRB.

  • Written test will include questions from: General awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence and Reasoning and Technical Ability for the post
  • Negative marking:There shall be negative mark in written examinations and marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer @1/3 of the allotted marks for each question.
  • Duration of the examination will be 90 minutes with approximately 100 questions.

(ii) Railway Medical Fitness test and document verification: Those who stand in merit will be called for Medical Fitness test and document verification process.

Medical Fitness criteria:

Physically fit in all respects. Visual Standards – Distance Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses. Near Vision: Sn: 0.6,0.6 without glasses (must clear fogging test) and must pass test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision & Night Vision.

Salary and Grade Details of various Engineering Posts:

  1. Sr. Section Engineer (P-Way)/Bridge: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  2. Sr. Section Engineer (Works): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  3. Sr. Section Engineer Estimator/Drawing /Design (Civil) / Civil Engg. Workshop: 5200 – 20200 GP – 2800
  4. Sr. Section Engineer (Design)/Civil: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  5. Sr. Section Engineer Production Control Operations (PCO): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  6. Sr. Section Engineer (Mechanical) (Workshop): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  7. Sr. Section Engineer Mechanical / Carriage & Wagon: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  8. Sr. Section Engineer (Mech./Electrical)/ (Dsl Mechanical)/ (Dsl Electrical)/ (Loco): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  9. Sr. Section Engineer (Engg. Workshop): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  10. Sr. Section Engineer J&T (Jig & Tools)/ (Drawing/Design/ Design & Drawing) Mechanical: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  11. Sr. Section Engineer (Design) Mechanical: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  12. Sr. Section Engineer Electrical/ Electrical (GS): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  13. Sr. Section Engineer Electrical (TRD/TRS): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  14. Sr. Section Engineer Electrical (Workshop/ Maintenance): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  15. Sr. Section Engineer EWS (Engg. Workshop): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  16. Sr. Section Engineer (T&C) DSL: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  17. Sr. Section Engineer (Drawing/ Design&Drawing) Electrical: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  18. Sr. Section Engineer (Design)/Electrical: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  19. Sr. Section Engineer (Signal): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  20. Sr. Section Engineer (Telecommunication): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  21. Sr. Section Engineer Drawing/ Drawing & Design/ Signal/ S&T: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  22. Sr. Section Engineer (Track Machine): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  23. Sr. Section Engineer (Printing Press): 9300-34800 GP-4600
  24. Junior Engineer (P-Way): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  25. Junior Engineer (Works): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  26. Junior Engineer (Bridge): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  27. Junior Engineer Estimator/ Drawing/Design (Civil)/Drawing Civil (Track Machine): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  28. Junior Engineer (Design) Civil: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  29. Junior Engineer Production Control Operations (PCO) / Shop floor: 9300-34800 GP-4200

30.: Junior Engineer (Mechanical Workshop)/ Workshop Engine Development: 9300-34800 GP-4200

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  1. Junior Engineer Mechanical / Carriage & Wagon: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  2. Junior Engineer Mechanical: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  3. Junior Engineer Mechanical Electrical/ Mech. Power/ Diesel Mechanical/ Diesel Electrical/ Loco: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  4. Junior Engineer (Engg. Workshop): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  5. Junior Engineer Secunderabad SCR (Civil Engg. Workshop): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  6. Junior Engineer (Civil Engg. Workshop): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  7. Junior Engineer J&T (Jig & Tools)/ (Drawing/Design/ Design & Drawing) Mechanical: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  8. Junior Engineer (Mechanical/ Design): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  9. Junior Engineer (Design) Carriage & Wagon: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  10. Junior Engineer: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  11. Junior Engineer Electrical/ Electrical General/ Electrical TRD/ Electrical Air Conditioning: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  12. Junior Engineer Electrical (Workshop) / Electrical: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  13. Junior Engineer (Electrical) TRS / (Electrical) RSM / RS: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  14. Junior Engineer (Drawing/Design/ Design & Drawing) Electrical: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  15. Junior Engineer (Design)Electrical: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  16. Junior Engineer (Signal): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  17. Dental (Oral) Hygienist: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  18. Junior Engineer (Telecommunication) / Junior Engineer TMS (Telecom Maintenance Section): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  19. Junior Engineer Workshop (S&T): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  20. Junior Engineer (Design) S&T: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  21. Junior Engineer Drawing/ Drawing & Design/ Signal/ S&T: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  22. Junior Engineer (IT): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  23. Junior Engineer (Track Machine): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  24. Junior Engineer (Printing Press): 9300-34800 GP-4200
  25. Senior P-Way Supervisor: 9300-34800 GP-4200
  26. Chief Depot Material Superindent: 9300-34800 GP-4600
  27. Depot Material Superident: 9300-34800 GP-4200

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