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Southern Railway Recruitment 2017 , 148 Act / Trade Apprentice Posts, Apply Now


Southern Railway Recruitment 2017 , 148 Act/Trade Apprentice Posts, Apply Now

Southern Railway , Chief Workshop Manager’s office , Signal & Telecommunication Workshop , Coimbatore has invited applications from eligible candidates for Recruitment of Act/Trade Apprentice Posts in various trades.

Eligible candidates can go through the official website and check the detailed notifications carefully.

Vacancy Details:

Total No. of Posts:  148 Posts

Job Location: Tamil Nadu and Kerala


A.  Signal & Telecommunication / Workshop/Podanur:

Trade Wise Vacancy:

  •    Fitter – 16
  •    Turner -06
  •    Machinist- 06
  •    Welder- 02

B.  Diesel Loco Shed/ Erode Under Salem Division:

  •    Fitter- 10
  •    Electrician- 15
  •    Mechanic  Diesel-20
  •    Welder-   05

C.   Electric Loco Shed ( Rolling Stock)/ Erode Under Salem Division:

  •   Fitter  – 10
  •   Electrician – 10
  •   Electronic Mechanic – 03
  •   Welder – 03

D.  Carriage & Wagon Depot/ Erode Under Salem Division:

  •    Fitter – 05


E.   Carriage & Wagon Depot/Palghat Under   Division:

  •    Fitter – 07
  •    Welder- 02
  •    Carpenter – 01

F.   Diesel Loco Shed / Ernakulam Under Trivandrum Division;

  • Fitter – 03
  • Mechanic Diesel – 04
  • Electrician – 03
  • Welder – 01

G. Carriage & Wagon Depot/ TVC under Trivandrum Division:

  • Fitter – 10
  • Welder – 02

H.  Railway Hospital/ Palakkad:

  • Medical Laboratory Technician ( Radiology) -02
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (Pathology) – 02

Age Limit:

Applicants should have minimum of 15 years and maximum of 24 years as on 26-01-2017.  There is age relaxation for reserved categories persons as per the govt. rules.

Educational Qualification:

Candidates should have 10th class Examination Under 10,+2 system of education or its equivalent and also possess National Trade Certificate in the Concerned Trade for Ex-ITI, 12th class Examination under 10,+2 system of education with physics, chemistry & Biology for Fresher (Radiology & Pathology).  For other eligibility criteria details refer official notification.

Application Fee:

Rs.100/- for unreserved candidates.  No Fee for SC/ST/PWD & Women reserved category candidates.  The application fee should be deposited through demand draft drawn in favour of “Work Shop Personnel Officer/S&T/Work shop,  Southern Railway- Padanur, Coimbatore- 641 023” payable at Coimbatore.

Selection Process:

Candidates will be selected based on percentage of  Mark in Matriculation (with minimum 50% (aggregate mark)) + ITI marks in the Trade, Physical Fitness Test followed by Medical Examination Conducted by Southern Railway.

How to Apply:

Eligible candidates can apply to the post through the prescribed format application form which is available to download at official website (link provided below).  Fill the application form as per Guidelines given in the official notification and enclose other necessary documents and submit to the official address on  or before last date 25-01-2017.

How to Apply for Southern Railway Recruitment 2017:

1. Applicants must logon to official website- (link given  below)

2. Click on link named Southern Railway Act/Trade Apprentice

Vacancy 2017.

3. Download & Fill the application form and remit application


4. Submit to the authorities.



Work Shop Personnel Officer

Office of the Chief Work Shop Manager

Signal & Telecommunication work shop

Southern Railway- Padanur

Coimbatore – District

Tamil Nadu – 641 023


Important Dates to Remember:

Last Date for Receiving Hard Copy of Application form: 25-01-2017



Official Website     Click Here




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