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Helper/Medical and Hospital Attendant

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 15:22 -- geeta.nair

Government of India
Ministry of Railways
Railway Recruitment Boards

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit

Date & Time of Closing: 12.03.2018 up to 23.59 Hrs.

Railway Recruitment Boards invite ONLINE applications from eligible candidates for the recruitment of various
th posts in Level 1 of 7 CPC Pay Matrix for the vacancies in various units of Indian Railways. Applications complete in all respect should be submitted ONLINE ONLY to any one of the Railway Recruitment Boards before 23.59 hrs of 12.03.2018.

Post: Helper/Medical and Hospital Attendant
TotalNo. of posts: 62907, out of which 62 for Low Vision
1. Helper/Medical: 
No. of post: 01
RRB: Ahmedabad

2. Hospital Attendant
No. of posts: 61
RRB: Bangalore: 03, Mumbai: 05, Secunderabad: 53
Qualification: 10th pass (OR) ITI from institutions recognised by NCVT/SCVT (or) equivalent (OR) National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC) granted by NCVT
Age Limit: 18-31 years
Age Relaxation: 10 years for PwD candidates.
Scale of pay:Level 01 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of ₹18000/- plus other allowances admissible at that time. 

Examination fee: Rs. 250/- for PwD candidates.


The suitability or otherwise of a post for PWD has been indicated against each post, under the column “Suitability for Persons with Disability” with details of sub disability in Annexure A.

Definitions of Disabilities: Definitions of categories of disabilities for the purpose of recruitment are given
below: (a) Blindness: 'Blindness' refers to a condition where a person suffers from any of the following conditions, namely: (i) Total absence of sight; or (ii) Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (snellen) in the better eye with correcting lens; (iii) Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle of 20 degrees or worse;
(b) Low vision: "Person with low vision" means a person with impairment of visual functioning even after treatment or standard refractive correction but who uses or is potentially capable of using vision for the planning or execution of a task with appropriate assistive device.

Assistance of Scribe: Visually Handicapped (VH) candidates /candidates whose writing speed is affected by Cerebral Palsy /candidates with one arm / candidates with muscular weakness can avail the assistance of SCRIBE for writing answers on their behalf. For engaging the scribe, candidates will have to indicate the same while filling ONLINE form. Engagement of SCRIBE will be subject to the following conditions:
a. Candidates will have to arrange for the scribe on their own.
b. Separate e-admit card will be issued to scribe accompanying the candidates.
c. The candidate shall be responsible for any misconduct on the part of the scribe brought by him/her during the examination.
d. The scribe so arranged should not himself/herself be the candidate for the notification for which the candidate is appearing. Also, same scribe should not be engaged for more than one candidate and to this effect the Scribe and the Candidate shall give a declaration. Any violation, if detected at any stage will render both candidate & scribe disqualified.
Candidates opting for scribe will have to provide additional details as per Annexure-V(D) for Scribe during
submission of ONLINE application form, so that RRBs can issue e-admit card for Scribes and the same shall
be signed by both Candidate and Scribe. Change of Scribe is not permissible at the exam venue and hence it is
the responsibility of the candidate to ensure availability of Scribe for the exam. However, under exceptional
circumstances, the change may be allowed duly recording reasons and filling the relevant details including
photograph of the Scribe.
Candidates availing the assistance of a Scribe shall be eligible for compensatory time of 20 minutes for every
hour of examination.
11.5 All one eyed candidates and candidates whose visual degree of disability is less than 40% shall not be considered as Visually Handicapped persons and the provision for engaging Scribe shall not be applicable to them.
Selected PWD candidates will be subjected to medical examination by Railway Medical Authorities at the time of appointment and only those conforming to the medical standards as laid down in the Indian Railway Medical Manual and other extant provisions, as the case may be, will be eligible for appointment.


Candidates can apply for vacancies of any one RRB only through ONLINE application mode by visiting the official website of RRBs Ahmedabad(WR), Tel: 079-22940858
Bangalore (SWR), Tel: 080- 23330378
Mumbai (CR), Tel: 022-23090422
Secunderabad (SCR), Tel: 040-27821663

Select the RRB to which you would like to apply. Please be aware that, RRB once selected cannot be changed after registration.

Scribe (Applicable to eligible PWD Candidates only): Provide details of scribe duly uploading his/her passport size photograph. Furnishing of information of Scribe is mandatory. Change of Scribe at the exam venue is generally not permitted. However, under exceptional circumstances the change may be allowed duly recording reasons and filling the relevant details including photograph of the scribe. 

Government of India Ministry of Railways Railway Recruitment Boards
079-22940858, 080- 23330378, 022-23090422
Minimum Education required: 
10th pass to 12th pass
Specialisation required: 
Type of employer: 
Government jobs
Work location: 
Andhra Pradesh

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