Eastern Railway Recruitment 10 Group C & D Vacancy against Scouts & Guides Quota: – Eastern Railway (ER) under Indian Railway has issued a notification for the recruitment of 10 Group C & D Vacancies against Scouts & Guides Quota for the year 2016-17. Eligible candidates can apply prescribed application format till date 04 November 2016.
Other details like Eastern Railway Recruitment Eligibility Criteria, age limit, application fee, Eastern Railway Selection Process and how to apply are given below.
Post: – Group C & D Posts.
Eligibility: – 10th/ 12th/ ITI Diploma.
Location: – All India.
Last date: – 04 November 2016.
Age limit: – Between 18 to 32 years.
Employment Notice number: – 01/2016/S&G/ER.
Vacancy details of Eastern Railway Recruitment 10 Group C & D Posts against Scouts & Guides Quota:-
Total Vacancy: – 10 posts.
Name of posts: –
1) Group- C (NTPC only) – 02 posts.
2) Group- D (Erstwhile) – 08 posts.
Eastern Railway Recruitment Eligibility Criteria: –
1) Group- C (NTPC only):-
Eligibility:- Candidates should have passed 12th class or equivalent with 50% marks from a recognized board.
Age limit: – Candidates should be between 18 to 29 years as on 01 January 2017.
2) Group- D (Erstwhile):-
Eligibility:- Candidates should have passed 10th class or ITI Diploma or National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) from a recognized board or institute.
Age limit: – Candidates should be between 18 to 32 years as on 01 January 2017.
Age relaxation: – The upper age limit relaxable up to 03 years for OBC and 05 years for SC, ST categories candidates as per government rules.
Pay scale: – Rs 5200-20200 plus grade pay 1900 per month.
Scouts & Guide qualification:-
- A President Scout/ Guide/ Rover/ Ranger or Himalayan Wood Badge (HWB) holder in any section.
- Should have been an active member of a Scouts organization for the last 5 years.
- Should have attended two events at National level or All Indian Railways level and two events at State level.
Application fee: – Candidates pay a non refundable application fee Rs 500 by through Indian postal order drawn in favour of The FA&CAO/ Eastern Railway, and payable at GPO Kolkata.
SC, ST, PWD, Ex-Servicemen, Women, Minorities and Economic Backward Classes candidates pay application fee of Rs 250 only.
Eastern Railway Selection Process:-
Selection process: – Candidates will be selected on the basis of written examination, Scouting Skill Assessment and Marks on certificates.
- Written Examination – 50 marks.
- Scouting Skill Assessment – 10 marks.
- Marks on certificates – 40 marks.
Syllabus for the written examination:-
History of Scouting/ Guiding, Law and Promises, Knowledge of Books/ Scouting for boys/ Guiding for girls in India, Motto left hand shake, salute, Prayer, Flag song, National Anthem, Know the National & Scouting Flags, Social Services at various occasions, Hiking, Proficiency Badges, How these are earned? Stages in Scouting/ Guiding, Thinking Day, Progressive training of Scouts/ Guides/ Rovers/ Rangers, Pioneering, Handicrafts, Indian Railway Jamborette, National Jamboree, Jamboree on the Air.
Organization at National Level, National Training Centers, WAGGGS/ WOSM, Uprastrapati Award Competition, Prime Minister Shield Competition, Community Development Programmes, Aims and Methods of Scouting, How Scouting is useful in producing better citizens?
How to apply: – Candidates application should be forwarded by post and addressed to The Chief Personnel Officer, Eastern Railway, Fairlie Place, (1st floor), 17, Netaji Subhas Road, Kolkata- 700 001 (West Bengal), till date 04 November 2016 (For flung areas candidates 21 November 2016).
About Eastern Railway Recruitment.
The Eastern Railway (ER) is one of the 17 zones of the Indian Railways. Its headquarters is at Fairlie Place, Kolkata, and comprises four divisions: Howrah, Malda, Sealdah, and Asansol. Each division is headed by a divisional railway manager (DRM). The name of the division denotes the name of the city where the divisional headquarters is located.
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