Eastern Railway Recruitment 2019:
Established as the East Indian Railway in 1854, the Eastern Railway was established in 1952 by the Government of India which took over the EIR. The jurisdiction of the Eastern Railway extends to Bangaladesh border in the East up to Lalgola, Benapole, and Gede. Malda and Kiul to the North, Namkhana near Ganga Sagar to the South and Asansol and Jhajha in the West region. The Eastern Railway has 4 open line divisions that include Asansol, Sealdah, Howrah and Malda and it also comprises of 3 major workshops of Liluah, Jamalpur, Kanchraparaand and a mechanical signal workshop at Howrah. The Eastern Railway is also a source of employment to many people of the area.
The Eastern Railway recruitment 2019 has released many vacancies in many categories. There are 252 vacancies for commercial cum Ticket clerk, Junior clerk cum typist. The details of which are as follows:
- Commercial – cum- Ticket Clerk – there are 124 vacancies and the eligibility criteria is that the candidate must have passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate from a government recognized Education Board. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC/ST, and candidates having a higher qualification from UGC recognized University.
- Clerk-cum- Typist – There are 128 vacancies for the post. The eligibility criteria is that the candidate must have passed 12th (+2 stage) or its equivalent with not less than 50% marks in the aggregate from a government recognized Education Board. 50% marks is not to be insisted upon in case of SC/ST, and candidates having a higher qualification from UGC recognized University.
Interested candidates may apply from 10th September 2019 10:00 AM to 1st October 2019 0630 PM. The candidates may apply online on the official website http://www.er.indianrailways.gov.in/
Other vacancies at the Eastern railway recruitment 2019 notification include the following:
- Civil and Defense Instructor post – The vacancy is of 1 post and the filled application must be submitted before 30th September 2019.
- Traffic Instructor post – The number of vacancy is 2 and the last date to submit application is 30th September 2019.
The Eastern railway recruitment 2019 is aimed at providing job opportunities to people with the job location being in the eastern sector.