Southern Railway Recruitment 2016 862 Apprentice Jobs

By | September 9, 2016

Southern Railway Recruitment 2016: People interested in trade apprentice jobs can apply at southern railway division. Visit for more details on the southern railway vacancy. Southern Railway Division Chennai has issued new recruitment notification for recruitment of trade apprentices. Interested people can apply for filter, electrician, carpenter, RAC mechanic and other posts. We have provided all the details on the southern railway trade apprentice recruitment on this site. Candidates can read the official notice to know about the qualifications for the job. According to the advertisement, there are 862 vacancies for various posts. Eligible aspirants can send applications before 20th June 2016. Read this article further for all the details.

About Southern Railways:

Indian Railway has been divided into various regions to have a better control on the administration and management of the network. Southern Railways is one of the divisions of the railway. Its headquarter is in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The division was created in 1951 by merging three state railways. It was initially created by the British government and was known as Great Southern India Railway Company. Now it is under the control of Ministry of Railways of the Indian government.

Southern Railway issues recruitment notification under the Apprentice Act throughout the year. Recently it has issued new notice on 19th May 2016. Candidates who are looking for railway recruitment 2016 should not miss this opportunity. We have provided different types of government jobs on this website. We have provided all the details on Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment here.

Southern Railway Recruitment Notification:

Southern railways is inviting application for both fresher and experienced apprentice. Interested applicants can find all the details on SR Recruitment here.

Name of organization: Southern Railwayssouthern railway recruitment

Name of post: Trade Apprentice

Number of posts: 862 vacancies

Post wise vacancy: Refer to the notice

Official website:

Pay scale: Rs. 5700 – 5900

Application mode: Offline

Last date for receipt of application: 20th June 2016

Application fee: Rs. 100 in the form of IPO

Eligibility criteria:

The eligibility criteria for the Southern Railway jobs have been discussed here. The qualifications for the posts contain the education, age limit and experience.

Education: The applicants should have done 8th or 10th or 12th or ITI from a recognized school/board/institution to apply for SR Recruitment. Freshers require schooling qualification and experienced candidates required ITI certificate.

Age limit: 15 years is the minimum age limit for application. Upper age limit is different for different jobs. Read the official notice to know about the maximum age limit for different posts. OBC, SC/ST, and PH applicants will get 3 years, 5 years and 10 years relaxation in the age limit respectively.

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Selection Process of SR Recruitment:

People who applied for the SR apprentice recruitment will be selected by merit. A merit list will be prepared on the basis of qualifications of the candidates. Selected people will be called for training. Marking scheme for the merit list is given in the notification. Check the notice for more details.

How to apply:

Candidates can apply by sending their applications to the address mentioned. We have provided the steps to apply below.

  • Visit the official website
  • Select news and update and click on Apprentice Act.
  • Now click on Southern Railway Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2016.
  • Download the Notification and take a print out of the application form.
  • Fill the application form carefully without any errors.
  • Enclose the form and necessary documents in an envelope.
  • Address the envelope to the address mentioned in the notice.
  • Wait for the merit list.

Official notification and application form

Official website

Southern Railways Recruitment Application Form:

Make sure to enclose all the necessary document with the application fee. The Notification has the list of documents in it. Comment below is you have a problem in filling the form for Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment 2016.

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