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KRCL Konkan Railway Recruitment 2018 – Technician :

Organisation : Konkan Railway Corporation Limited
Post Name : KRCL Recruitment for the Post of various Technician Categories
Opening Date : 23/03/2018
Time of Closing : 30/04/2018 up to 22:00 Hrs.
Applicable State : Maharashtra, Goa & Karnataka
Employment Notification No. : CO/P-R/02/2018
Total Vacancies : 65
Website :
Notification :

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KRCL Konkan Railway Recruitment

ONLINE applications for the post of Technicians in Electrical & Signal Telecom Department of Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) are invited from eligible candidates who are domicile of the States of Maharashtra, Goa and Karnataka OR Land loser candidates ie those candidates whose land has been acquired for KRCL project.

Related : NTRO Recruitment Scientist B 2018

Number of Vacancies

Name and Number of posts for which recruitment is to be conducted along with reservation details are as under:

S.No Designation Medical



1 Electrician -III/Electrical B-1 28 04 04 02 38 04
2 Electrical Signal &
Telecom Maintainer (ESTM)
B-1 16 05 02 04 27 03

Total Vacancies


Scale of pay :
Level 02 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with other allowances as admissible under the CDA scale.

Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit

All Candidates : 18 to 30 years.

Note :
** The lower age limit is common for all the notified posts. The age shall be reckoned as on 01.07.2018.

** The relaxation in upper age limit for the following categories/ communities in the table below is applicable subject to submission of requisite certificates at the time of DV

Age Relaxation

S.No Community/Categories Relaxation In Upper Age



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 minimum of 6 months

service after attestation


Note :
** Service personnel who are likely to be discharged from military service on or before 22/3/2019 are eligible to apply against this employment notice as ExSM

Land Loser Candidates

** A Land loser candidate is defined as a person who has lost his land for KRCL project between Roha (Maharashtra) to Thokur (Karnataka) on KRCL route or his/her Spouse, Son, Unmarried Daughter, Paternal Grandson, Paternal Unmarried Grand Daughters only.

** However, this condition is not applicable to SC/ST Candidates.

Educational Qualifications

Candidates should have the Educational/Technical qualifications indicated for notified posts in the notification from recognized Institute as on the closing date for submission of the ONLINE application.

The details of academic qualifications are as under :

S.NO Technician Post Relevant Trade
1 Technician Grade III



Matriculation/SSLC plus ITI from recognised

institutions 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- Signal and




Matriculation/SSLC plus ITI from recognised

institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of

Electrician/Electronics Mechanic/Wireman


Matriculation/SSLC plus CCAA in the trades

mentioned above

Note :
** Those awaiting results of the final examination of the prescribed educational/technical qualification SHOULD NOT apply

** Diploma/Degree in Engineering will not be accepted in lieu of CCAA/ITI for the post of Technicians unless otherwise specified.

** Graduate Act Apprentice will not be accepted in lieu of CCAA.

How To Apply

a. Candidates are advised to visit only the official websites of KRCL and be very cautious about fake websites and job racketeers.

b. Candidates should ensure that they possess/fulfill all eligibility conditions prescribed for the post as on the closing date for submitting application.

c. Read all the Information and Instructions detailed in the notification thoroughly before starting the filling up of application by clicking the Link on the official website of KRCL.

Apply Online

Go to the KRCL Home Page Click on “Recruitment” Tab -> Current Notification link, Notification Screen will be displayed.

Click on the Please click here to Apply online option link. Instruction Screen will be displayed.

Read all the Instruction carefully, then Click on the “Register” Button below to register. Registration Screen will be opened.

Registration Details :
Step 1 : *Enter Your First Name [Pravin ]
Step 2 : *Enter Your Middle Name [Arme]
Step 3 : *Enter Your Last Name [A]
Step 4 : *Enter Your Father’s Name [Kumar Mangalam]
Step 5 : *Enter Your Mother’s Name [Mithali]
Step 6 : *Select Your Gender [Male/Female]
Step 7 : Select Martial Status[Married/Unmarried]
Step 8 : Enter Your Date of Birth*[DD/MM/YYYY]
Step 9 : Enter Your *Community [OBC]
Step 10 : Caste Certificate number[5268973]

Step 11 : Select Yes/ No [*Are you Economically Backward Class (Candidates whose annual family income is less than Rs 50,000/-)? ]
Step 12 : Select Yes/ No [*Are you an Ex Serviceman? ]
Step 13 : Select Yes/ No [*Are you a serving KRCL employee? ]
Step 14 : Select Yes/ No [*Are you a land loser ? ]

Step 15 : Enter Your Mobile Number [9876543210]
Step 16 : Re Enter *Confirm Mobile Number [9876543210]
Step 17 : Enter Your Email ID []
Step 18 : Re Enter *Confirm Email ID []
Step 19 : Enter below captch code
Step 20 : Click Register button.

Conformation Message Screen will be opened.Click OK button.

Instruction Screen will be displayed click Close button.You have been registered successfully.Kindly complete your application form by using the credentials shared on your Email ID & Contact No..

Preference For Post

** Candidates should give preference for post while applying.
** Option once exercised shall be final and cannot be exchanged at a later stage under any circumstances.

** Once the candidate is empanelled as per his/her choice of post, he/she will forfeit the right to be considered for other category.

Recruitment Process

** The recruitment process shall involve, CBT and DV.
** The date, time and venue for CBT and DV or any other additional activity as applicable shall be fixed by KRCL and shall be intimated to the eligible candidates.


** The CBT is tentatively scheduled in the month of June 2018.
** The CBT is of screening nature and the standard of questions for the CBT will be generally in conformity with the educational standards and minimum technical qualifications prescribed for the posts.

Negative Marking :
** There shall be negative marking for incorrect answers in CBT. 1/3rd of the marks allotted for each question shall be deducted for each wrong answer.

CBT- Qualifying Marks

The minimum percentage of marks required to qualify for further process shall be as follows for various categories :
UR : 50%

CBT- Pattern & Syllabus

Duration : 90 Minutes
Number of Questions : 100
** The questions will be of objective type with multiple choices and are likely to include questions pertaining to Common General Awareness which shall comprise 90% of the total questions and 10% on Technical Awareness of the relevant trade.

i. Common General Awareness :
i.i Mathematics :
Number system, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work; Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry and Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, Pipes & Cistern etc.

i.ii General Intelligence and Reasoning :
Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram,Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, Statement – Arguments and Assumptions etc.

i.iii General Science :
The syllabus under this shall cover Physics, Chemistry and Life Sciences of 10th standard level.

i.iv General awareness on current affairs in Science & Technology, Sports, Culture, Personalities, Economics, Politics and other subjects of importance

ii. Technical:
** The syllabus for the Technical Awareness shall comprise questions on the trade syllabus prescribed by Director General of Employment & Training (DGET). The trade syllabus can be obtained from the DGET website

Medical Standards For The Posts

Candidates called for DV will have to pass requisite medical fitness test(s) The expenses towards the medical examination shall be borne by the candidate.

The medical requirements against different medical standards for different categories are outlined below :

S.NO Medical






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 test for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision


Night Vision : Mesopic Vision etc

Note :
** Candidates who have undergone Lasik surgery or any other surgical procedure to correct refractory error are not eligible Medical Standard of B1.

Examination Fee

Candidates applying for the posts in this notification have to pay the prescribed fee as per their category detailed below :

S.NO Candidate Categories Fee
1 For all candidates except the fee concession categories

mentioned below at Sl No 2


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/-*

Modes Of Payment Of Fee

** ONLINE fee payment through internet banking or debit/credit cards upto 30/04/2018 till 22.00 Hrs.
** All applicable service charges shall be borne by the candidate.

** Minorities include Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains and Zoroastrians (Parsis) subject to revision/deletion/inclusion if any received till the closing date f this notification.

** Economically Backward Class (EBC) candidates are those whose annual family income is less than Rs 50,000/-. Such candidates should have valid Income Certificate.

** The Exam Fee is Refundable to candidates from exempted categories who have appeared in CBT, the exam fee of Rs. 250/-paid by them through online payment (Debit Card, Credit Card and Net Banking) shall be refunded duly deducting bank charges to the same account from which the online payment was made.

Hall Ticket

e-call letter For CBT :
** SMS and e-mail messages will be sent to all eligible candidates about the e-call letter details.
** Eligible candidates can download e-call letter from KRCL website about 10 days before the date of the CBT/DV (as applicable)

** No call letter will be sent to candidates by post.
** Candidates should read the instructions on the e-call letter carefully and follow them scrupulously.

** Candidates must bring their e-call letters along with a valid Photo ID (viz. Voter Card, Aadhaar Card, printout of e-Aadhaar, Driving License, PAN card,Passport, Identity Card issued by the employer in case the candidate is a Govt. Employee in ORIGINAL to the examination hall, failing which candidates shall NOT be allowed to appear for the CBT/DV).

** Candidates must also bring two colour photograph (of size 35mm x 45mm) which was uploaded in the application, with clear front view of the candidate without cap and sunglasses, for appearing in the CBT/ DV.

Documents Required

Documents to be brought by candidates in original (as applicable) for verification at the time of DV are as indicated below :
1. Matriculation/High School Examination Certificate or Equivalent certificate as Proof for Date of Birth and Matriculation Qualification.
2. ITI /NCVT / SCVT Certificate with Semester wise Mark Sheets

3. Photo Copy of both sides of Aadhaar Card.
4. Certificate of domicile indicating the candidate is belong to State of either Maharashtra, Goa or Karnataka.

5. SC/ST certificate in the format as per Annexure – IV.
6. OBC-NCL certificate in the format as per Annexure – V
7. Income Certificate for Waiving Examination Fee for Economically Backward Classes as per Annexure – Vl.

8. Minority Community declaration on Non-judicial Stamp Paper as Annexure – VII.
9. NOC from current employer with date of appointment if candidate is a serving employee.

Important Instructions

i. The selected candidates can be posted and transferred anywhere in the area of operation of KRCL, including its project sites.

ii. Admission to all stages of recruitment process shall be purely provisional, subject to the candidates satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.

iii. Signatures of the candidates on all documents should be identical. Signatures in different style or in CAPITAL letters at the time of application/ CBT/DV etc. (as applicable) may result in cancellation of candidature.

iv. Selected candidates for the post of Technicians will have to undergo training wherever prescribed and during training period only stipend will be paid as applicable.

v. A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the examination. However, the necessary certificate of Eligibility issued by the appropriate authority has to be submitted during DV failing which his/her candidature shall be rejected.

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