East Central Railway Recruitment 2024 – 56 Sports Quota Posts

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East Central Railway Recruitment 2024 – East Central Railway invited applications from eligible and outstanding Sports Persons. There are 56 openings for these posts. Candidates with the Graduate/12th/10th/ITI qualification can apply for the East Central Railway Vacancy. Interested and eligible candidates can apply by postal on or before 26 February 2024. The detailed eligibility and selection process for East Central Railway Jobs are below. Interested candidates can also try Southern Railway Recruitment North Western Railway Recruitment.

East Central Railway Recruitment

East Central Railway Jobs:

East Central Railway has announced new vacancies for Sports Quota Posts. This new vacancy from East Central Railway is exclusively for Freshers. The candidates applying in response to this notification shall ensure that they fulfil all eligibility conditions at the time of submission of the Application. If you want to know more details regarding the job, like Salary, Age, mode of application, examination, selection, Application fee, important dates, and job location, you can find it below. You can check the official notification below if you still have any doubts.

East Central Railway Vacancy – Notification PDF:

Applications are invited from the eligible and outstanding sportspersons in the prescribed format (attached) for filling up of 21 (Twenty-One) vacancies in Pay Level 2/3, Basic Pay 19900/21700 & Pay Level 4/5, Basic Pay 25500/29200- ; 10 (Ten) vacancies in Pay Level 1, Basic Pay 18000 in ECR HQ/Hajipur and total 25 (Twenty-Five) vacancies in Pay Level 1, Basic Pay 18000 in all the 5- Divisions i.e. Dhanbad, Danapur. DDU, Sonepur and Samastipur) against Sports Quota. The selection process for East Central Railway Jobs will be through a trial. The application submission will be till 26 February 2024. For more details about the East Central Railway Vacancy, visit https://ecr.indianrailways.gov.in/

East Central Railways was established in 1996. The headquarters of this railway is located at Hajipur, Bihar. Eastern Railway zones currently consist of the divisions viz Dhanbad, Danapur, Mughalsarai of Eastern Railway. ECR is unique in good loadings and passenger traffic and huge coal loading in the coal-bearing of Dhanbad. East-Central Railways has the individuality to act as a gateway to Nepal for international traffic export and passenger to Nepal.

East Central Railway Recruitment 2024:

East Central Railway Recruitment 2024 for Sports Quota Post: 

Job Role Sports Quota Post
Job category Govt Jobs
Qualification Graduate/12th/10th/ITI
Total Vacancies 56 posts
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 18,000 – 29,200/-
Job location Across India
Last date 26 February 2024

Detailed Eligibility – East Central Railway Jobs:

Educational Qualification: 

  • For the post of Pay Level 4/5 – Minimum Graduation in any Discipline from a recognized University.
  • For the post of Pay Level 2/3 – Passed 12th (+2 stage) or its Equivalent Examination OR Passed Matriculation plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship OR Passed Matriculation plus ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT OR Passed 10th from a recognized Board may also eligible to be posted as Tech-III. However the training period for appointees will be 03 years unless they pass /possess ITI in the relevant trade in which case it will be 06 months.
  • For the post of Pay Level 1 – 10th Pass from any recognized Board OR ITI OR equivalent OR National Apprenticeship Certicicate (NAC) granted by NCVT.

Note:

  • A diploma in Engineering will not be considered as an alternative higher qualification against ITI.
  • Persons if appointed to the category of Clerk-cum-Typist should acquire Typing proficiency Test of 30 w.p.m. in English or 25 w.p.n. in Hindi within a period of four years from the date of appointment and till such time their appointments to this category will be provisional.

Minimum sports norms for recruitment:

Pay Level- 4/5: At least 3rd Position in any of the Category – B Championships/events.

Pay Level- 2/3:

  • Represented the country in any of the Category- B Championship/events. OR
  • At least 3rd position in any of the Category- C Championship/events. OR
  • At least 3rd position in Senior/Youth/ Junior National Championship OR
  • At least 3rd position in National Games organized under aegis of Indian Olympic Association. OR
  • At least 3rd position in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities. OR
  • 1st positon in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category)

Pay Level-1:

  • Represented the country in any of the Category- C Championship/events. OR
  • At least 3rd position in Federation Cup Championship (Senior Category). OR
  • Represented a State of equivalent Unit, except in Marathon and Cross Country with at least 8th position in Senior National championships only.

Age limit (As on 01 July 2024):

  • The age limit will be 18-25 years

Total vacancies: 56 Posts

Requirement of sportspersons in HQ/ECR, Hajipur in (Pay Level -4/5,2/3,1)

  • Wrestling (Men) – 02 posts
  • Basketball (Men) –  03 posts
  • Basketball (Women) – 04 posts
  • Kabbadi (Men) – 04 posts
  • Kabbadi (Women) – 04 posts
  • Football (Men) – 02 posts
  • Football (Women) –  03 posts
  • Badminton (Men) – 01 posts
  • Badminton (Women) – 02 posts
  • Volleyball (Men) – 03 posts
  • Atheletics (Women) – 01 post
  • Atheletics (Men) – 02 posts

Requirement of sportspersons in Pay Level-1 in all the 05-Divisons of East Central Railway:

  • Cricket (Men): 13 posts
  • Football (Men): 05 posts
  • Badminton (Men): 04 posts
  • Badminton (Women): 01 post
  • Lawn Tennis (Men): 01 post
  • Wrestling (Men): 01 post

Salary details of East Central Railway Careers:

  • Pay Level 2/3, Basic Pay Rs. 19,900 – 21,700/-
  • Pay Level 4/5, Basic Pay Rs. 25,500 – 29,200/-
  • Pay Level 1, Basic Pay Rs. 18,000/-

Selection Process of East Central Railway Jobs:

  • Selection will be based on performance in Trial, evaluation of Sports achievements, evaluation of Educational Achievements etc. as per rule/instruction of Railway administration

Conduct of Trial:

  • Trial of candidates shall be conducted to assess their sports performance/ suitability for the team of E. C. Railway. Candidates found FIT in the Trial will be considered for the next stage of selection. The following is the format of marks for the trial:-
    • Maximum Marks for Trial – 40 Marks
    • FIT candidates – 25 Marks or more
    • UNFIT candidates – Below 25 Marks
  • After Trial only the fit candidates shall be considered for the next stage i.e. interview/ document verification.
  • Only candidates declared FIT in Trial and attending interview shall be awarded the marks for the sports achievements, educational qualifications, general intelligence etc. No marks shall be given to the candidates declared UNFIT in the Trial for their sports achievements, etc. No communication shall be entertained from candidates in this regard.

Distribution of Marks:



  • Performance during Trial – 40 Marks
  • Assessment of Sports Achievements – 50 Marks
  • Educational Qualification – 10 Marks

Qualifying Marks:- Minimum qualifying marks for the recruitment in different Grade

  • Level- 4/5 : 70 Marks
  • Level- 2/3 : 65 Marks
  • Level-1 : 60 Marks

Note: Date, venue and time of Trial will be intimated to the eligible candidate by post and will also be posted on our website.

Application Fee: 

  • For all candidates: 500/- (Rs. 400/- will be refunded to candidates actually appearing in the tria)
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/Persons with 40% or above Disabitities (PwBDs), Women, Minorities and Economic Backward Classes : Rs. 250/- (Rs. 250/- will be refunded
    to candidates actually appearing in the tria)

Mode of Payment:

  •  IPO (Indian Postal Order) should be pledged in favour of ‘PFA, East Central Railway’ and payable at Hajipur.

How to apply for East Central Railway Recruitment 2024?

All interested and eligible candidates must send their Application form with relevant documents to the mentioned postal address on or before 26 February 2024 (18 hrs)

For More details & Application Form: Click here

Postal Address:

HQ/ECR, Hafipur Division

General Manager(P),
Headquarter Office,
East Central Railway,
Hajipur (Bihar),
PIN- 844101

Dhanbad Division

The Divisional Railway Manager (P)
Office of the Divisional Railway Manager,
Fast Central Railway,
Dhanbad,
Distt.- Dhanbad (Jharkhand)
PIN- 826001

DDU Division

The Divisional Railway Manager (P)
Office of the Divisional Railway Manager,
Bust Central Railway,
DDU,
Distt.-Chandauli,(Uttar Pradesh)
PIN-232101

Danapur Division

The Divisional Railway Manager (P)
Office of the Divisional Railway Manager,
East Central Railway,
Danapur,
Khagaul,
Distt.-Patna, (Bihar)
PIN- 801105

Sonpur Division

The Divisional Railway Manager (P)
Office of the Divisional Railway Manager,
East Central Railway,
Sonpur,
Distt.- Saran (Bihar)
PIN- 841101

Samastipur Division

The Divisional Railway Manager (F)
Office of the Divisional Railway Manager,
East Central Railway,
Samastipur,
Distt.- Samastipur (Bihar)
PIN- 848101

Note: The envelope containing the application with all enclosures should clearly be superscribed“Application against Sports Quota”, Employment Notice No. SCIUIRD/RecttSports Quota (Open Advt)/2023-24 & Sports

Documents to be attached:

  • Two similar passport size photographs (same as affixed in the application form duly signed on the top) should be clipped along with the Application Form
  • Indian Postal Order of prescribed amount
  • RTGS form and necessary proof for claiming fee refund
  • Self Attested copies of all the certificates in support of age, caste (applicable for Central Government services) educational qualification, sports achievements & other qualifications
  • In case of serving employee “No Objection Certificate” from the employer should be attached.

East Central Railway Recruitment 2024 for Group C & D Posts (Scout & Guide Quota): (Expired)

Job Role Group C & D Posts (Scout & Guide Quota)
Job category Govt Jobs
Qualification 12th/10th/ITI
Total Vacancies 14 posts
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 18,000 – 19,900/-
Job location Across India
Last date 15 January 2024

Detailed Eligibility – East Central Railway Jobs:

Educational Qualification: 

Group ‘C’:

  • 12th (+2stage) or its equivalent examination with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate from a recognized Board. 50% marks are not required for SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) candidates or where the candidates possess higher qualification i.e. Graduation/ Post Graduation etc from a Recognized University. i i
  • Persons if appointed to the category of Clerk-cum-Typist should acquire Typing proficiency of 30 w.p.m. in English or 25 w.p.m. in Hindi within a period of two years from the date of appointment and til such time their appointments to this category will be provisional. OR
  • 10th pass Plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship/ ITI approved by NCVT/SCVT for Technician Grade-IIl in Level 2 of Pay Matrix of 7th CPC. No other qualification including Diploma in Engineering will be accepted as an alternative qualification.

Group ‘D’- erstwhile:

  • 10th pass from a recognized Board OR
  • ITI OR equivalent OR National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT.
  • A President ScoutGuide/ Rover/Ranger OR Himalayan Wood Badge Holder in any section; Should have been an active member of 2 Scouts organization for the last 05 years. The ‘Certificate of Activeness’ ; and Should have attended two events at National Level OR All Indian Railways’ level AND two events at State Level.

Age limit (As on 01 January 2024):

  • Group ‘C’: 18 – 30 years
  • Group ‘D’: 18 – 33 years

Age Relaxation of East Central Railway Jobs Vacancy:

  • 5 years for SC/ST Candidates
  • 3 years for OBC candidates
  • 10 years for PWD candidates
  • Others as per Govt rules.

Total vacancies: 14 Posts

  • Group ‘C’: 2 posts
  • Group ‘D’: 12 posts

Salary details of East Central Railway Vacancy:

  • Group ‘C’: Pay Level-2, Basic Pay Rs. 19,900/-
  • Group ‘D’: Pay Level-1, Basic Pay- Rs. 18,000/-

You can also try: South Eastern Railway Recruitment (For Graduate/12th/ITI/10th qualification)

Selection Process of East Central Railway Jobs:

  • The candidates will be assessed on the basis of Written Test and Scout & Guide Qualification

Written Test

  • The written test will consist of 40 objective questions (40 marks) & 1 essay type question (20 marks) relating to Scouts and Guides Organization and its activities and General knowledge
  • Objective questions will be with four optional answers and 1/3″ marks will be deducted for each wrong answer/deemed Wrong answer.
  • In Written Test, the candidate who will obtain 40% marks out of 60, will be eligible to be called for next stage of test i.e. Evaluation of Achievement Certificates
  • The number of candidates to be called for next stage of test will be equal to 5 times of the number of vacancies of Scout/Guide. If more than one candidate will obtain equal marks as lowest cut-off marks among five times, all such candidates will be called for next stage of test.
  • 40% marks in aggregate (100 Marks) will be minimum qualifying marks for empanelment, The panel will be formed purely on merit basis.

Note: Date, venue and time of written examination will be intimated to the eligible candidate by post and will also be posted on our website. Candidates are advised to keep track on our website.



Application Fee: 

  • For all candidates: 500/- (Rs. 400/- will be refunded to candidates actually appearing in the written examination)
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/Persons with 40% or above Disabitities (PwBDs), Women, Minorities and Economic Backward Classes : Rs. 250/- (Rs. 250/- will be refunded to candidates actually appearing in the written examination)

Mode of Payment: (Indian Postal Order) should be pledged in favour of “PFA, East Central Railway  Epa. Except as stated above, the examination fee is not refundable under any circumstances, Fay Abiagat.

How to apply for East Central Railway Recruitment 2024?

All interested and eligible candidates must send their Application form with relevant documents to the mentioned postal address on or before 15 January 2024.

For More details & Application Form: Click here

Postal Address of East Central Railway Vacancy:

The General Manager (Personnel)
Recruitment Section
EC. Railway, Head Quarter Office,
Hajipur Distt Vaishali
Bihar
PIN-844101

Note: The envelope containing the application with all enclosures should clearly be superscribed “Application against Seout & Guide Quota”, “Employment Notice No. ECRAHRD/Rectt/Scout_& Guide Quota/2023-24” and “Pay Level/Basic pay” on the top of the envelope.

Documents to be attached for East Central Railway Jobs:

  • Two similar passport size photographs (same as affixed in the application form duly signed on the top) should be clipped along with the Application Form,
  • Indian Postal Order of prescribed amount (in favour of ‘PFA, East Central Railway’ payable at Hajipur),
  • RTGS form and necessary proof for claiming fee refund,
  • The ‘Certificate of Activeness’ in original duly signed by authorities as mentioned therein (Date of issue of “Certificate of Activeness’ should not be before the date of issue of this Employment notice),
  • Self-attested copies of certificates in support of age, educational qualification, and Scouting/Guiding events/courses, Annexure- D may also be filled up and attached.
  • Self attested copy of caste certificate in case of SC/ST candidates and current non-creamy layer certificate in case of OBC candidates, (valid for Central Government Service) issued by the competent authority,
  • In case of serving employee “No Objection Certificate” from the employer should be attached.

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