Northern Railways ASM & Goods Guard Recruitment 2016-17 for 270 Vacancies

Northern Railways ASM & Goods Guard Recruitment 2016-17: Northern Railways Recruitment Cell, Delhi released its 2017 recruitment notification for ASM & Goods Guard Posts on 3rd week of December 2016. As per the notification this recruitment is for 102 Goods Guard posts and 168 Assistant Station Master posts in Pay Band Rs. 5,200 to 20,200/- with Grade Pay Rs. 2,800/-. Northern Railways recruitment cell is inviting only the serving regular employees of Divisions/Units/Workshops/Headquarters of North Railway, Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala, Modern Coach Factory Raibareilly and Diesel Component Workshop Patiala to apply for this ASM & Goods Guard recruitment through online. Online applications for this recruitment are available from 21st December 2016 in the official website of Northern Railways Recruitment cell This Northern Railways will conduct the General Departmental Competitive Examination (GDCE) for this ASM & Goods Guard posts selection. The candidates, who are interested in this 2017 Northern Railways Recruitment, check out the entire details of the notification before going to apply for it. In this article we provide all necessary information of this recruitment like who are eligible for this recruitment to apply? Educational qualifications, age limits, no. of vacancies for each post, how to apply online, selection procedure & etc. The candidates who are eligible based on the post requirement can apply for it through online on or before 20th January 2017.
Northern Railways GDCE Recruitment Notification 2016-17
No. of Vacancies: The total number of vacancies available in this Northern Railway recruitment is 270 ASM & Goods Guard posts. Category wide and post wide vacancies details are as given below

Post Name
No. of Vacancies
Pay Scale
Goods Guard
PB Rs. 5,200 to 20,200/- + GP Rs. 2,800/-

Eligibility Criteria: The candidate’s required eligibility criteria for this Northern Railways recruitment are as follows

1) Who are Eligible to Apply for this Northern Railways GDCE: 

- Regular Serving Railway Employees of Northern Railways, Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala, Modern Coach Factory Raibareilly and Diesel Component Workshop Patiala whose Grade pay is not more than Rs. 2,800/- (Except MACP)

- RPF/RPSF Personnel are not eligible.

2) Educational Qualifications:

- Degree or its Equivalent from Recognized Board/University/Institute.

- Diploma in Rail Transport and Management from the Institute of Rail Transport will be additional Desirable qualification for ASM Post.

3) Age Limits: Category wide upper age limits are (considered as on 1st January 2017)

General – 42 years

OBC – 45 years

SC/ST – 47 years

Application Fee: No Fee for this recruitment

How to Apply:

Part-I Application:

1. Visit the Northern Railways Recruitment Cell Official website

2. Go through the Online Application/Registration for GDCE for the selection to the posts of ASM & Goods Guard for serving regular Railway Employees of Northern Railways Notification.

3. Click on Click here link for Online registration.

4. A New window will be opened “Entire details of this recruitment will be display in that window” go through those details.

5. At last you find a link that Click here to Apply GDCE Online Application Form, Click on it.

6. A New window will be opened Which Displays a question that “Are you Regular Northern Railway Employee or RCF/KXH or MCF/RBL or DCW/PTA?”

7. Click on Yes radio button (if you are) and click on Start Button.

8. Online Application Form (Basic Details) will be opened.

9. Carefully fill the details and click on Register Button.

10. After Successful submission A registration Number and Password will be generated, the same will be send to the registered E-Mail and Mobile Number.

11. After the Visit GDCE Online Registration Page once again or click here.

12. Now Click on Candidate Login here to View/Print Application Link.

13. Enter your Registration Number and DOB Correctly then click on Login.

14. Fill the Online Application Form carefully.

15. Check entire details once before you going to submit application finally.

16. After Successful Completion of the Online Application, take a printout of it.

Part-II Application:

1. Fill the Part-II Application Form (own running Hand writing without Capital Letters).

2. Part-II Application Form Consists of Declaration, Thumb Impression, Signature, Place and Date Fields.

3. Affix one Passport Size Color Photograph on the application Form.

Required Enclosures List: Send Photocopies of all the below listed original documents

1. Matric Certificate (Age Proof)

2. Educational Qualification Certificates/Marks Sheets.

3. Community Certificate (For SC/ST/OBC) in prescribed format.

To Whom and How to Apply: Submit the online Submitted Application Form (Part-I) and Application Part-II along with 2 Passport size color photographs and required Enclosures at the Concerned Supervisory Incharge/officials of the Field Units within 3 working days from the last date of Online Registration i.e., 23rd January 2017.

Selection Procedure:

1. General Departmental Competitive Examination (GDCE)

2. Documents Verification

3. Medical Examination

Important Dates:

Online Applications are opened from 21st December 2016.

Closing Date of Online applications is 20th January 2017.

Last date for submitting the Printout of the Application Form along with required documents at concerned Unit is 23rd January 2017.

Online Application Link and consists of SC/ST/OBC Community Annexure.