Railway recruitment 2018: 89,500 Indian Railways jobs on offer; 10th class candidates can apply, all you want to know

Feb 27, 2018, 08:06 PM IST

Railway recruitment 2018: Indian Railways is one of the biggest organisations in the world. What is more, it is in the process of hiring a huge number of people to make it even bigger. Needless to say, Railway recruitment examinations are very popular and candidates in their hundreds of thousands apply to land these coveted jobs. So, good news is coming for those who have worked hard. Now, Indian Railways is all set to hire as many as 89,500 new employees, Railway recruitment 2018 for various posts includes technicians, gangmen, switchmen, assistant loco pilots, trackmen, cabinmen, welders, porters and helpers. 


Railway recruitment 2018: Indian Railways has dropped the requirement of an Industrial Training Institute (ITI) or equivalent certificate for those candidates looking to apply for 62,907 vacancies of helpers, trackmen and others. Those having a class 10 school certificate can legitimately apply for these Railway jobs now. Nore than that, Indian Railways extended age limit by 2 years for all categories.


Railway recruitment 2018: The reason behind this Indian Railways jobs offer is to strengthen safety in train operations and make travel here as safe as it is in airlines


Railway recruitment 2018: Where are the Indian Railways vacancies? Jobs are available at the entry level. Why? Railways needs more staff to keep the system clean and ensure safety of travellers by removing all hurdles


Railway recruitment 2018: How much will it cost Indian Railways? This massive hiring process is set to cost a whopping Rs 4,000 crore a year