East Coast Railway Recruitment 2023 for Sportspersons | 16 Posts | Last Date: 23 May 2023

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East Coast Railway Recruitment 2023 notification announced for the posts of Sportspersons in Level-2/Level-3 of VII CPC against Sports Quota (Open Advt.) for the year 2022-23. There are 16 vacancies available for the posts. Candidates with the qualification of ITI/12th pass are eligible to apply. Interested and eligible candidates can apply by post. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below.



East Coast Railway Recruitment

East Coast Railway Recruitment 2023 for Sportspersons:

Job Role Sportspersons
Qualification 12th pass/ITI
Total Vacancies 16 Posts
Salary Pay Level 02/03
Experience Freshers
Job Location Odisha
Last Date 23 May 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination. (OR)
  • A pass in Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized Board and having ITI Certificate may also apply to be posted as Tech-III (OR)
  • A pass in Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized Board may also apply to be posted as Tech-III/Level-2 subject to 3 years training period.

Sports Eligibility:

  • Applicant should currently be an active player and should have fulfilled the sports achievements on or after 01.04.2020 and up to 31.03.2023.
  • For this purpose concluding day of the championship shall be taken into account.
  • Represented the Country in any of the Category-B Championships/Events OR
  • At least 3rd Position in any of the Category-C Championships/Events OR
  • At least 3rd Position in Senior / Youth / Junior National Championships OR
  • At least 3rd Position in the National Games organized under the aegis of the Indian Olympic Association. OR
  • At least 3rd Position in the All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of the Association of Indian Universities OR
  • 1st Position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category).

Age Limit ( As on 01 July 2023 ): Minimum 18 years and Maximum 25 years of age.

Salary: Pay Level 02/03

No.of.Vacancies: 16 Posts

  • Volley Ball: 02 Posts
  • Kabaddi: 02 Posts
  • Badminton: 01 Post
  • Boxing: 02 Posts
  • Weight Lifting: 02 Posts
  • Hockey: 02 Posts
  • Athletics: 02 Posts
  • Table Tennis: 01 Post
  • Archery: 02 Posts

Selection Process:

  • Selection will be based on performance in sports Trials.
  • Tentative date of sports trial: 3rd/4th week of June 2023.
  • Certificate (Sports & Educational) Verification will be done by a duly constituted Recruitment Committee of this railway.
  • The venue & date for Trials and Certificate Verification will be intimated to the eligible candidates.

Distribution of Marks:

  • Games skill, physical fitness, and coach’s observation during Trial: 40 Marks
  • Recognized sports achievement as per norms: 50 Marks
  • Educational Qualification: 10 Marks
  • Total: 100 Marks

Application Fees:

  • For all candidates: Rs. 500/-
  • An amount of Rs 400/- will be refunded to those who actually appear for the selection.
  • SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen, Persons with Disabilities (PWDs), Women, Minorities, and Economic Backward Classes: Rs 250/- 
  • The amount will be refunded to those who actually appear for the selection.
  • Candidates should submit an application fee for the amount mentioned below in the form of a Demand Draft / Pay Order from any Nationalized Bank, or crossed Indian Postal Order from any Post Office (issued on or after the date of this notification) drawn in favor of “ Principal Financial Adviser, East Coast Railway, payable at Bhubaneswar”.

How to apply for East Coast Railway Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job by sending the prescribed application form Ordinary post/Registered post/Speed post to the mentioned address or Alternatively, candidates can drop their applications directly in Drop Box placed at the office premises latest by 23 May 2023 up to 6.00 pm & For residents of Andaman, Nicobar & Lakshadweep, Closing Date: 07 June 2023 up to 6.00 pm.

For more details & Application Form: Click here

Note: Eligible applicants will be issued with call letters to their registered Email id, for the sports trials.

Postal Address:

Assistant Personnel Officer (HQ),
2nd Floor,
South Block,
Rail Sadan,
Chandrasekharpur,
Bhubaneswar,
Odisha – 751 017.



Office Address:

Principal Chief Personnel Officer,
2nd Floor,
South Block,
Rail Sadan,
Chandrasekharpur,
Bhubaneswar,
Odisha – 751 017.


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