Northern Railway Recruitment 2024 – Group D Posts (Sports Quota)

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Northern Railway Recruitment 2024: Northern Railway has announced notification for recruiting a Sports person against the sports quota for the Group-D Posts in various disciplines/games. There are 38 vacancies available for these posts. Candidates with 10th qualification with sports norms, as mentioned, can apply for this post. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online from 16 April 2024 to 16 May 2024. The detailed eligibility and application process for job vacancies at Northern Rail are given below.

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RRC Northern Railway Recruitment:

Northern Railway invites applications from eligible Indian Sports Persons for Group-D Posts against sports quota in various disciplines/games like Football (Men)/Weight lifting (Men)/Athletics (Women/Men)/Boxing (Men/Women)/Aquatics (Swimming – Men)/Table Tennis (Men)/Hockey (Men/Women)/Badminton (Men)/Kabaddi (women/Men)/Wrestling (Men/Women)/Chess (Men). The age limit for this post will be 18 to 25 years. The selected candidates will be paid Rs. 18,000/- to 56,900/-. The selection process will be based on trials and assessments of sports achievement and educational qualifications. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online from 16 April 2024 to 16 May 2024. Before applying for the post, candidates carefully read the job details below. The details mentioned below are the education qualification, age limit, age relaxation, application fee, selection process, and application process. If you still have doubts about Northern Railway Recruitment vacancies, visit the official website for more details: https://nr.indianrailways.gov.in/.

Northern Railway: It is the northernmost zone of the Indian Railways, and it is one of the 18 Railway zones of India. Its headquarters is in New Delhi Baroda House near India Gate. On 19 February 1986, it introduced the computerized passenger reservation system, and it was the first zone to launch. Northern Railways implemented the RRI (Route Relay Interlocked) system at New Delhi Railway Station, a modern signalling system for enhancing operational efficiency and safety.

Northern Railway Recruitment 2024 – Overview:

Northern Railway Recruitment 2024 for Group-D Posts (Sports Quota):

Job Role Group-D Posts (Sports Quota)
Company Name Northern Railway
Job category Govt Jobs
Qualification 10th
Experience Freshers
Total Posts 38 Posts
Salary Rs. 18,000/- to 56,900/-
Selection Process Trials & Assessment
Job Location Across India
Application mode Online
Application Start Date 16 April 2024
Application Last Date 16 May 2024
Official Website https://nr.indianrailways.gov.in/

Detailed Eligibility – Job Vacancies Northern Rail:

Educational Qualification:

Gropu-D Posts (Sports Quota): Passed 10th or its equivalent examination

Note: Candidate possessing higher education qualifications should also upload their 12th pass graduation/post-graduation certificate.

Sports Qualification (Achievements):

  • Only those sportspersons who have acquired the following sports achievement eligibility norms in the championship from 01/04/2021 to (date of notification) and are active will be eligible to apply for appointment against the posts under Sports Quota.
  • For the validity of sports achievement, the concluding day of the championship event shall be considered.
  • The specific position played in the particular discipline, if applicable, should be mentioned in the ONLINE Application without fail.
  • All the championships mentioned above should have been conducted under the aegis of the recognized International/National/State Sports Federation and also recognized by the Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB).
  • Sports persons having sports norms for higher level and who have applied against the vacancies for the lower level can be considered for recruitment against the level applied for only.
  • In such cases, the sportsperson has to give an undertaking that he/she will not claim for a higher level after joining Railways.

Minimum Sports Norms for Recruitment:

  • Level-1: Represented the Country in any of the Category C Championships/ events   [or]
  • At least 3rd Position in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category)   [or]
  • Represented a State of equivalent Unit, except in Marathon and Cross Country, with at least 8th position in senior national championship only.

Additional acceptable sports achievement eligibility norms for certain disciplines:

  • Badminton & Table Tennis: Up to 30th position
  • Chess: 2300 or more FIDE Rating
  • Hockey (Women): Participation in these tournaments may be considered for recruitment against the posts having Grade Pay (1,800 in Pay Band 5,200-20,200).

Period of Probation: All the candidates getting an appointment will undergo a probation period of Two years (02 years)

Age Limit(As on 01 January 2024): 18 – 25 Years

Salary (as per qualification): Rs. 18,000/- to 56,900/- (Level-1)

Railway Job Vacancies: 38 Posts

  • Football-Men: 05
  • Weight lifting-Men: 02
  • Athletics-Women: 02
  • Athletics-Men: 06
  • Boxing- Men: 03
  • Boxing -Women: 01
  • (Swimming-Men) Aquatics: 03
  • Table Tennis-Men: 02
  • Hockey-Men: 04
  • Hockey-Women: 01
  • Badminton-Men: 04
  • Kabaddi-Women: 01
  • Kabaddi -Men: 01
  • Wrestling- Men: 01
  • Wrestling -Women: 01
  • Chess-Men: 01

Selection Process of Northern Railway Jobs:

  • The selection process will be based on Screening & Scrutiny of applications, document verification, trials & assessment of sports achievements, and Educational Qualification.

 Document Verification:

  • Eligible candidates will be called for Document Verification before Trial.
  • Candidates should produce the following documents on the day of Document Verification.
    • Original documents of Date of Birth
    • All Educational Qualification
    • Sports achievements
    • Caste Certificate
    • Relevant certificate for exemption in fees, if applicable
    • One set of self-attested photocopies of all certificate
    • Two recent passport-size photographs (self-attested on reverse)
    • E-Admit card and Valid Photo ID( viz. Voter Card, Aadhaar Card, E-Aadhaar, Driving License, PAN Card, Passport, Identity Card issued by his/her Employer in case the candidate is a Government Employee, School/college/University Photo ID Card, etc.) in ORIGINAL

Trials & Assessment:

  • Only the candidates found FIT in trials will be considered for the next stage.
  • The Trial Committee shall conduct trials of the candidates to assess their sports performance and suitability for the Railway/Unit Team and the Indian Railways Team.
  • The trials committee shall give their commendations regarding FIT or NOT FIT for consideration for the next stage as per the criteria below.
For Game Skill, Physical Fitness & Coach’s
Observations during Trials
40 Marks
FIT candidate 25 Marks or More
Not FIT candidate Below 25 Marks
  • After trial, only FIT candidates shall be considered for the next stage by the Recruitment Committee.
  • Assessment of the candidates will be held on the same day, just after trials or on the next day of trials
  • The Recruitment Committee shall award 60 marks for sports achievements and Education Qualifications as per the following criteria:
Description  Max. Marks
For assessment of recognized Sports
Achievements as per norms
50 Marks
Educational Qualification and General
intelligence/Personality.
10 Marks
  • Final Merit List Candidates shall be prepared based on total marks awarded by the Trial and Recruitment Committee. Minimum qualifying marks are as follows:
Level Minimum Qualifying Marks
Level 1 – Rs. 18,000/- to 56,900/- 60 Marks

Application fees:

  • SC/ST, Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes: Rs. 250/-
  • For other candidates – Rs. 500/-

Mode of Payment: 

  • Through online payment in favor of RRC/NR

How to apply for Northern Railway Recruitment 2024?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply online using the official website from 16 April 2024 to 16 May 2024.

For More Details: Click here.

To Apply: Click here.

Important dates:

  • Date of Publication of Detailed Notification on the RRC website: 15 April 2024
  • Date and time of start of Online Application: 16 April 2024
  • Date and time of closing of Online Application: 16 May 2024
  • Expected Date of Trial: 10 June 2024

Northern Railway Recruitment 2024 for Sports Quota Posts: (Expired)

Job Role Sports Quota Posts
Company Name Northern Railway
Job category Govt Jobs
Qualification Graduate/12th
Total Posts 21 Posts
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 19,900 – 92,300/-
Selection Process Trials & Assessment
Job Location Across India
Application mode Online
Last Date 30 January 2024
Official Website https://nr.indianrailways.gov.in/

Detailed Eligibility – Job Vacancies Northern Rail:

Educational Qualification:

Sports Quota:

  • Graduate in any discipline from a recognized University. OR
  • I passed the 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent examination.
  • Education Qualification must be from a recognized Institution.

Note:

  • Candidate possessing higher education qualifications should also upload their graduation/post-graduation certificate.
  • Persons, if appointed to the category of Clerk-Cum-Typist, should acquire a Typing Proficiency of 30 w.p.m. in English or 25 w.p.m. in Hindi within four year from the date of appointment; else, his/her appointment will be treated as provisional till such time that he/she passes the typing test.

Sports Qualification (Achievements):

  • Only those sportspersons who have acquired the following sports achievement eligibility noms in the championship from 01/04/2021 to (date of notification) and are active, will be eligible to apply for appointment against above posts under Sports Quota.
  • For validity of sports achievement, concluding day of the championshiplevent shall be taken into account.
  • The specific position played in the particular discipline, if applicable should be mentioned in the ONLINE Application without fail.
  • All the championships mentioned above should have been conducted under the aegis of recognized International/National/State Sports Federation and also recognized by Railway Sports Promotion Board (RSPB).
  • Sports person having sports norms for higher level and who have applied against the vacancies for the lower level can be considered for recruitment against the level applied for only. In such cases the sportsperson has to give an undertaking that he/she will not claim for higher level after joining Railways.

Period of Probation: All the candidates getting appointment will undergo probation period of Two years (02 years)

Age Limit(As on 01 January 2024):

  • 18 – 25 Years

Salary (as per qualification): 

  • Graduate: Level 4- Rs. 25500 – 81100/- to Level 5- Rs. 29200 – 92300/-
  • 12th: Level 2- Rs. 19900-63200/- to Level 3- Rs. 21700-69100 /-

Railway Job Vacancies: 21 Posts

  • Football – Men: 04
  • Weighting- Men: 01
  • Powerlifting – Men: 01
  • Athletics -Women: 05
  • Athletics – Men: 03
  • Archery-Women: 02
  • Cycling-Men Track: 02
  • Boxing-Women: 02
  • Table Tennis-Men: 01

Selection Process:

  • The recruitment will be based on Trials & Assessment of sports achievements, Educational Qualification.
  • The eligible candidates will be called for Document Verification before Trial

Trial:

  • The Candidates who are found FIT in trials, only will be considered for next stage.
  • Trials of the candidates shall be conducted by Trial Committee to assess their sports performance and suitability for Railway/Unit Team as well as Indian Railways Team.
For Game Skill, Physical Fitness & Coach’s
Observations during Trials
40 Marks
FIT candidate 25 Marks or More
Not FIT candidate Below 25 Marks

The Recruitment Committee shall award 60 marks for sports achievements and Education Qualifications as per the following criteria:

Description  Max. Marks
For assessment of recognized Sports
Achievements as per norms
50 Marks
Educational Qualification and General
intelligence/Personality.
10 Marks

Final Merit List Candidates shall be prepared based on total marks awarded by the Trial Committee and Recruitment Committee. Minimum qualifying marks are as follows:

Level Minimum Qualifying Marks
Level 4 & 5 70 Marks
Level 2 & 3 65 Marks

Application fees:

  • Rs. 500/-
  • SC/ST, Women, Minorities and Economically Backward Classes: Rs. 250/-

How to apply for Northern Railway Recruitment 2024?

All interested and eligible candidates to apply online on or before 30 January 2024

For More Details: Click here.



To Apply: Click here.



Important dates:

  • Date of Publication of Detailed Notification on RRC website 02.01.2024
  • Date and time of start of Online Application 10.01.2024 (At 10.00 Hrs.)
  • Date and time of closing of Online Application 10.02.2024 (At 23.59 Hrs.)

Northern Railway Recruitment 2024 FAQ’s:

Q1.What all are the vacancies available at Northern Railway Recruitment?

Ans. At present Northern Railway having vacancies for Northern Railway Recruitment 2024 - Group D Posts (Sports Quota).

Q2.Who can apply Northern Railway Vacancies?

Ans. Candidates who completed 10th are eligible to apply

Q3.How to apply for Northern Railway Recruitment?

Ans. All eligible candidates can apply online from 16 April 2024 to 16 May 2024.


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