KRCL Recruitment 2018 for 65 Technician Posts

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Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) has released a notification for the Railway recruitment 2018 for 65 Technicians. Interested candidates may check the vacancy details and apply online from 23-03-2018 to 30-04-2018.

For more details about KRCL Recruitment (2018), which includes the number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, how to apply and important dates, Read Below….

Number of Vacancies

Slno. Designation Medical Category UR SC ST OBC ExSM* TOTAL
1 Electrician – III/Electrical B-1 28 04 04 02 04 38
2 Electrical signal and Telecom Maintainer (ESTM) – III B-2 16 05 02 04 03 27

Eligibility Criteria

Age limit:

Candidate must be of 18-30 years as on 23-03-2018.

There is an Age Relaxation for the reserved candidates. Look at the box below for the details.

Slno. Community/Category Relaxation in upper age limit
1 SC/ST Candidates 5 Years
2 OBC – Non – Creamy layer Candidates 3 Years
3 Ex-Servicemen Candidates who have put in more than 6 months of service after attestation Up to the extent of service rendered in Defence plus 3 years provided they have put in a minimum of 6 months service after attestation

Educational Qualification:

The education qualification for applying in the KRCL Recruitment process is given below:

Slno. Technical Post Relevant Trade
1 Technician Grade III Electrical Matriculation/SSLC plus ITI from the recognized institution of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Electrician/Wireman/Mechanic HT, LT Equipment’s and cable Jointing/Electronics Mechanic


Matriculation/SSLC plus CCAA in the trades mentioned above

2 ESTM – Singal and Telecommunication Department Matriculation/SSLC plus ITI from the recognized institution of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of Electrician/Electronics Mechanic/Wireman


Matriculation/SSLC plus CCAA in the trades mentioned above


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How to Apply

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Follow the Steps below:

  1. Read all the notification information thoroughly. And then apply online through KRCL official website
  2. Mention the valid email id and mobile no. and register yourself.
  3. Fill the all required details in the form (Mentioned)
  4. Attach your recent colour passport size photo in jpeg format of 80KB size with Name and Date printed on it
  5. And also attach the signature in jpeg format of 50KB Make sure your signature is in small letters and is being done with Blue or Black ink
  6. You are suggested to select the preference of the post wisely

Examination Fee

The examination charges are as per given below.

Slno. Categories Fee
1 For General/OBC (Male Candidates) Rs. 500/-
2 For Candidates belonging to SC / ST / Ex-Serviceman / Female / Minorities / Economically backward class

*This fee of Rs. 250/- shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges as applicable, on appearing CBT.

Rs. 250/-

Selection Procedure

Candidates have to go through the two stages:

CBT (Computer Based Test)

DV (Document Verification)

Computer Based Test:

In this candidates have to answer the multiple choice question. The questions will be from (Mathematics, General Intelligence, and reasoning, General Science, General Awareness). And there is also a negative marking 1/3rd of the marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

Total questions asked: 100

Time given: 90 minutes

Document Verification:

If you clear your CBT then, you have to go through DV. If you clear this then, the selection process is done and you will be appointed for the same.

In DV you have to qualify the Medical test. The Medical Standards are given below:

Slno. Medical Category General Fitness Visual Acuity
1 B-1 Physically fit in all respect Distance Vision: 6/9, 6/12 with or without glasses (power of lenses not to exceed 4D)

Near Vision: Sn: 0.6, 0.6 with or without glasses when reading or close work is required and must pass a test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision

Night Vision, Mesopic Vision etc


Important Dates:

Date of Advertisement: 23-03-2018

Starting Date of Application: 23-03-2018

Last Date of Application: 30-04-2018



KRCL Recruitment 2018 Helpline/Contact Details

Konkan Railway Corporation Limited

Belapur Bhavan, Plot no. 6,

Sector 11, CBD Belapur,

Navi Mumbai – 400 614


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