RPF Recruitment 2019: RPF Constable 2019 Notification has been released by the Railway Protection Force and the Railway Protection Special Force in different trades in various zones. So Interested and eligible candidates who are Indian Nationals can check the details given below and apply online based on the eligibility criteria on or before 30th January 2019.
Name of the Post: RPF Constable (Ancillary)
Post Date: 22-12-2018
No. of Vacancies: 798
Important dates to Remember:
|Starting Date for submission of Application||01-01-2019 from 10:00 hrs|
|Last Date for submission of Application||30-01-2019 till 23:59 hrs|
|Tentative Date for Computer Based Test||February & March 2019|
Vacancy details of RPF Recruitment 2019:
|SR, SWR & SCR||CR, WR, WCR & SECR||ER, ECR, SER & ECoR||NR, NER, NWR & NCR||NFR||RPSF (Male Only)|
|Constable (Water Carrier)||15||56||194||68||17||102||452|
|Constable (Washer Man)||3||1||5||5||10||25||49|
- Water Carrier, Safaiwala, Washer Man, Barber, Mali: Level 3 of the 7th CPC pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs. 21,700/- plus other allowances.
- Tailor & Cobbler: Level 2 of the 7th CPC pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs. 19,900/- plus other allowances.
Age limit (as on 01.01.2019):
- Minimum Age: 18 years (Not Born after 01-01-2001)
- Maximum Age: 25 years (Not Born before 02-01-1994)
|UR-3 years, OBC NCL-6 years, SC/ST-8 years|
|Domicile of J&K during 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989|
UR-5 years, OBC NCL-8 years, SC/ST-10 years
Central Govt employees other than EXS
|UR-5 years, OBC NCL-8 years, SC/ST-10 years|
|Widows, divorced women and judicially separated from husband but remarried|
UR-2 years, OBC NCL-5 years, SC/ST-7 years
Educational Qualification and Experience:
- SSLC or Matric from recognized board.
- Candidates waiting for results of prescribed educational qualification should not apply.
|Height (in CMs)||Chest (in CMs) (Only for Male)|
UR / OBC
|SC / ST||160||152||76.2|
For Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Marathas, Dogras, Kumaonese and other categories specified by Govt
Selection Process of RPF Recruitment 2019:
- Computer Based Test
- Physical Efficiency test
- Physical Measurement Test
- Trade Test
- Document verification
Scheme of CBT:
General Awareness, Arithmetic, General Intelligence & Reasoning
Hindi/English/ Urdu/Tamil/ Telugu/Konkani/ Malyalam/Kannada/ Marathi/Gujarati/ Bengali/Odia/ Assamese/Manipuri/ Punjabi
It will be necessary to obtain 35% marks (30% marks by SC/ST) to qualify in the CBT.
Scheme of PET & PMT:
|800 meters run||Long jump|
|3 min 40 secs||9 feet|
PET/PMT is qualifying in nature.
Trade Test: 40 marks
Candidates must score a minimum of 40% (35% for SC/ST candidates) to qualify for further stages of the selection.
|1.||Others||Rs. 500/- (Rs.400/- refundable)|
|2.||SC / ST/ Ex-Serviceman / Female / Minorities / Economically backward class.||Rs. 250/- (Refundable)|
How to Apply for RPF Recruitment 2019:
- Interested candidates can apply online from the Indian railways website http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/
- A candidate can apply for one trade only.
- The Application Fee can be paid in either Online or Offline mode.
About Railway Protection Force:
The Railway Protection Force (RPF) is a security force of India entrusted with protecting railway passengers, passenger area and railway property of the Indian Railways .It has the power to arrest, investigate and prosecute criminals. The force is under the authority of Ministry of Railways (India). The strength of RPF is about 65,000. As on 1 January 2014, sanctioned strength of Group ‘A’ officers in the RPF is 441, including 127 officers recruited through the Civil Services Examination of UPSC. The RPF is headed by the Director General (DG) Mr. Dharmendra Kumar, who was appointed as DG, RPF on 21 August 2017. He succeeded S K Bhagat, who superannuated on 20 February 2016. Since the superannuation of Mr R.R. Verma, the senior most RPF officer, Mr P.S. Rawal, had been acting DG.