Indian Railways invited applications for filling up the following 798 Vacancies of Constable Ancillary or Tradesman in Railway Protection Force (RPF) and Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF). All eligible male and female candidates can apply online for the Railway Tradesman Vacancies of Constable Water Carrier, Safaiwala, Washerman, Barber, Mali, Tailor and Cobbler through cpanc.rpfonlinereg.org. RPF Tradesman Recruitment Constable Ancillary Bharti latest information like online application form, salary, vacancy details, eligibility, physical, exam syllabus, notification etc is given below.
RPF Tradesman Bharti Constable Ancillary Vacancies
Pay Scale (Salary):
Water Carrier, Safaiwala, Washerman, Barber and Mali – Rs 21700-69100 (7th CPC Pay matrix level 3)
Tailor and Cobbler – Rs 19900-63200 (7th CPC Pay matrix level 2)
Total Number of Vacancies – 798 Posts
Water Carrier – 452 (UR-202, OBC-176, SC-48, ST-26)
Safaiwala – 199 (UR-109, OBC-61, SC-20, ST-09)
Washerman – 49 (UR-29, OBC-11, SC-06, ST-03)
Barber – 49 (UR-27, OBC-12, SC-07, ST-03)
Mali (Gardener) – 07 (UR-02, OBC-03, SC-02, ST-00)
Tailor Gr III – 20 (UR-15, OBC-03, SC-02, ST-00)
Cobbler Gr III – 22 (UR-14, OBC-06, SC-01, ST-01)
Refer to the official recruitment notification (can be downloaded from the links provided below) for distribution of vacancies for the Railway Zone Group A (SR, SWR & SCR), Group B (CR, WR, WCR & SECR), Group C (ER, ECR, SER & ECoR), Group D (NR, NER, NWR & NCR), Group E (NFR) and Group F (RPSF).
Eligibility Criteria and Physical Standards
Age Limit – 18 to 25 years as on 01.01.2019 i.e. a candidate must be born between 02.01.1994 and 01.01.2001 including both dates (relaxation in age as per Govt norms).
Educational Qualification – 10th Pass (Matriculation) from a recognized Board.
Physical Standards (Height & Chest)
UR/ OBC Category: Male – 165 Cms and Female – 157 Cms
SC/ST Category: Male – 160 Cms and Female – 152 Cms
Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese etc Category: Male – 163 Cms and Female – 155 Cms
Chest (Only for Male Candidates):
UR/ OBC Category: 80 – 85 Cms
SC/ST Category: 76.2 – 81.2 Cms
Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese etc Category: 80 – 85 Cms
Selection Process, Physical Test and Syllabus
Recruitment process for the selection of RPF RPSF Constable Ancillary (Tradesman) will consist of Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (Run/ Long Jump/ High Jump), Physical Measurement Test (Height/ Chest), Trade Test and Document Verification (DV) as given in detail below.
Phase 1 – Computer Based Test (CBT)
Firstly, all eligible candidates will have to undergo Computer Based Test (CBT) on respective date, time and venue as given in e-call letter (admit card). The CBT will be of 45 Minutes duration and will consist of an Objective Type paper of 60 questions (1 mark each). 1/3 marks will be deducted as negative marking for every wrong answer marked by candidates. Minimum 35% marks (30% marks for SC/ ST candidates) will be mandatory to qualify the CBT.
Question Paper for the RPF Tradesman Exam (CBT) will comprise of questions based on General Awareness, Arithmetic and General Intelligence & Reasoning as per the exam pattern/ syllabus below.
Exam Pattern/ Syllabus:
General Awareness – 20 Questions (based on Indian History, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, General Polity, Indian Constitution, Sports, General Science etc.)
Arithmetic – 20 Questions (based on Number systems, whole numbers, decimal and fractions and relationships between numbers, fundamental arithmetical operations, percentages, ratio and proportion, averages, interest, profit and loss, discount, use of table and graphs, mensuration, time and distance, ratio and proportion etc.)
General Intelligence and Reasoning – 20 Questions (based on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc.)
Phase 2 – PET and PMT
Candidates qualified in CBT will be called for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test (PMT). The PET will be of qualifying in nature and it will not carry any marks. RPF Tradesman or Constable Ancillary PET will be conducted as follows:
Run – 800 Meters within 3.40 Minutes
Long Jump – 09 Feet
High Jump – 03 Feet
Only one chance will be given for the Run/ Race event, while up to 2 chances will be given for Long Jump and High Jump.
Physical Measurement Test (PMT) – Height and Chest for Constable Ancillary (Male/ Female) will be measured as given under Physical Standards above.
Phase 3 – Trade Test
Phase 4 – Document Verification
Final selection of candidates in the post of RPF Constable Ancillary (Tradesman) will be based on passing medical fitness test, final verification of educational & category (caste) certificates and verification of antecedents/ character.
Online Application form, Important Dates and Notification
Eligible and interested candidates are required to apply online for the RPF Constable Ancillary Recruitment Railway Tradesman Vacancies through the website cpanc.rpfonlinereg.org from 01 January to 30 January 2019. Keep ready a valid Email ID, Mobile number, Educational qualification details and scanned copies of color photograph (15 to 40 KB) and SC/ST Certificate (50 to 100 KB) in JPEG format before filling of online application form.
To apply online for the RPF Tradesman or Constable Ancillary post, follow the required and important steps as given below:
Steps to submit Online Application form:
Registration – Firstly, you will have to submit the Registration form under desired Group (A, B, C, D, E & F) with the required details (Name, Date of Birth, Father’s name, Mother’s Name, Aadhar number, State/ UT, Category, Education Board, 10th Roll number, year of passing 10th, mobile number and email-id). After submitting registration form, note down and preserve the registration number and password for further requirements.
Application form – In the first part of application form, submit Educational qualification, Gender, Religion, ESM, Minority, Economically backward class & category (as applicable) and then you will be directed to the next part (payment page).
In the next part of application form, choose your fee payment mode and complete the fee payment process using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking or Bank Challan or Post Office Challan.
In the last part of application form, provide details of Educational Qualification, choice of Zone/ RPSF, choice of trade, choice of CBT Exam language (Hindi, English, Urdu, Tamil, Telugu etc) and then upload your color photograph and caste certificate (SC/ST).
After successful submission of Constable Ancillary online form, take print out of the online application form for reference/ record. The printout of online form or any other documents are not required to send to Central Recruitment Committee (CRC) by Post.
UR/ OBC – Rs 500/-
SC/ ST/ Ex-serviceman/ Female/ Minorities/ Economically backward class – Rs 250/-
The exam fee can be paid online using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking or offline using Bank Challan and Post Office Challan.
Commencement of registration of online form – 01.01.2019 (10.00 AM)
Last date of registration of online form – 30.01.2019 (11.59 PM)
Last Date of fee payment (Online) – 01.02.2019
Last Date of fee payment (Offline) – 02.02.2019
Exam date – February and March 2019 (Tentative)
Go to the official website below and follow the above important steps to register and submit online form for the post of Constable Ancillary (Tradesman) under desired Group (A, B, C, D, E & F). For detailed information about RPF Tradesman Bharti, you can download Railway Employment Notification Constable (Ancillary)/ RPF – 03/2018 in pdf formats (English and Hindi).
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RPF Tradesman Recruitment Notice (English)
RPF Tradesman Recruitment Notice (Hindi)
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