RRB Paramedical Category Recruitment 2019 – 1937 Posts

Railway Recruitment Board has released RRB Paramedical Category Recruitment 2019 notification for various posts in different regions. Interested and eligible candidates can check the details given below and apply online based on the eligibility criteria on or before 2nd April 2019.

Name of the Post: RRB Paramedical Category

Post Date: 04-03-2019

No. of Vacancies: 1937

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Important dates of RRB Paramedical Category Recruitment 2019:

Starting Date for Registration of Application

04-03-2019 from 10:00 hrs

Last Date for Registration of Application

02-04-2019 till 23:59 hrs

Last Date for payment of Fee Online

05-04-2019 till 22:00 hrs

Last Date for payment of Fee Offline

04-04-2019 till 13:00 hrs

Last Date for submission of Application

07-04-2019 till 23:59 hrs

Date of Computer Based Test (Tentative)

 1st week of June, 2019

Vacancy details of RRB Paramedical Category Recruitment 2019:

Sl.No. Name of the Post Total Vacancies (All RRBs)
1 Dietician 4
2 Staff Nurse 1109
3 Dental Hygienist 5
4 Dialysis Technician 20
5 Extension Educator 11
6 Health & Malaria Inspector Gr III 289
7 Lab Superintendent Gr III 25
8 Optometrist 6
9 Perfusionist 1
10 Physiotherapist 21
11 Pharmacist Gr III 277
12 Radiographer 61
13 Speech Therapist 1
14 ECG Technician 23
15 Lady Health Visitor 2
16 Lab Assistant Gr II 82
Total 1937

Pay Scale:

Sl.No. Name of the Post Level in 7 th CPC Initial pay (Rs.)
1 Dietician 7 44900
2 Staff Nurse 7 44900
3 Dental Hygienist 6 35400
4 Dialysis Technician 6 35400
5 Extension Educator 6 35400
6 Health & Malaria Inspector Gr III 6 35400
7 Lab Superintendent Gr III 6 35400
8 Optometrist 4 25500
9 Perfusionist 6 35400
10 Physiotherapist 6 35400
11 Pharmacist Gr III 5 29200
12 Radiographer 5 29200
13 Speech Therapist 5 29200
14 ECG Technician 4 25500
15 Lady Health Visitor 4 25500
16 Lab Assistant Gr II 3 21700

Age limit:

(as on 01.07.2019)

Sl.No. Name of the Post Age limit
1 Dietician 18 – 33 years
2 Staff Nurse 20 – 40 years
3 Dental Hygienist 18 – 33 years
4 Dialysis Technician 20 – 33 years
5 Extension Educator 22 – 35 years
6 Health & Malaria Inspector Gr III 18 – 33 years
7 Lab Superintendent Gr III 18 – 33 years
8 Optometrist 18 – 33 years
9 Perfusionist 21 – 40 years
10 Physiotherapist 18 – 33 years
11 Pharmacist Gr III 20 – 35 years
12 Radiographer 19 – 33 years
13 Speech Therapist 18 – 33 years
14 ECG Technician 18 – 33 years
15 Lady Health Visitor 18 – 30 years
16 Lab Assistant Gr II 18 – 33 years

Age Relaxation:

Category Age Relaxation
Under-Graduate post Graduate Post
OBC NCL 3 years
SC / ST 5 years
EXS ( > 6 years service ) UR 30+Service+3 years 33+Service+3 years
OBC NCL 33+Service+3 years 36+Service+3 years
SC/ST 35+Service+3 years 38+Service+3 years
PWBD UR 10 years
OBC NCL 13 years
SC/ST 15 years
Domicile of J&K during 01-01-1980 to 31-12-1989 UR 35 years 38 years
OBC NCL 38 years 41 years 
SC/ST 40 years 43 years
Railway Staff (Group C & D, > 3 years service) UR 40 years
OBC NCL 43 years
SC/ST 45 years
Quasi Administrative Railway Staff UR 30 years 33 years
OBC NCL 33 years 36 years
SC/ST 35 years 38 years
Women Widow / Divorced / Judicially separated from husband but not remarried UR 35 years
OBC NCL 38 years
SC/ST 40 years

Note: No age relaxation is allowed to SC / ST / OBC-NCL (Non Creamy Layer) candidates applying against unreserved vacancies.

Nationality / Citizenship:

A candidate must be either:

  • a citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above,shall be a person ,in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.

Educational Qualification for RRB Paramedical Category:


  • B Sc (Science) with Post Graduate Diploma in Dietetics (one year course) from a recognized institution plus 3 months internship training in a hospital. (OR)
  • B.Sc Home Science plus M.Sc Home Science (Food and Nutrition) from a recognised institution.

Staff Nurse

  • Certificate as Registered Nurse and Midwife having passed 3 years course in General Nursing and
    Midwifery from a school of Nursing or other institution recognized by the Indian Nursing Council (OR)
  • B.Sc (Nursing).

Dental Hygienist

  • Degree in Science (Biology) from a recognized university or equivalent AND
  • Diploma / Certificate Course (2 years) in Dental Hygiene from an institute recognized by Dental Council of India AND
  • Registered with Dental Council of India as Dental Hygienist AND
  • Two years experience as Dental Hygienist.

Dialysis Technician

  • B.Sc., plus
  • Diploma in Haemodialysis (OR)
  • Two years satisfactory in-house Training / Experience in Haemodialysis work in a reputed institution.

Extension Educator

  • Graduation in Sociology / Social Work / Community Education disciplines with
  • 2 years diploma in Health Education from a recognized University.

Health & Malaria Inspector Gr III

  • B.Sc. having studied Chemistry as Main / Optional subject in any branch of Chemistry while undertaking the course. Plus
  • One year Diploma of Health / Sanitary Inspector (OR)
  • One year National Trade Certificate (NTC) in Health Sanitary Inspector awarded by National Council for Vocational Training, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India, New Delhi.

Lab Superintendent Gr III

  • B.Sc with Bio-Chemistry / Micro Biology / Life science / B.Sc with Chemistry and Biology as main or as optional / subsidiary subjects or equivalent plus Diploma in Medical Lab technology (DMLT) or equivalent (OR)
  • B.Sc in Medical Technology (Laboratory) from a recognized institution.


  • B.Sc in Optometry or Diploma in Ophthalmic Technician (the course should be of 3 to 4 years duration).
  • The candidate should have Registration with the concerned Council / Licensing body.


  • B.Sc with Diploma in Perfusion Technology (OR)
  • B.Sc and Three years experience in Cardio Pulmonary Pump Technician in Reputed Recognised Hospital.


  • Bachelors’ Degree in Physiotherapy from a recognized University and
  • Two years practical experience in Physiotherapy from the Government / Private Hospital with atleast one hundred beds.

Pharmacist Gr III

  • 10+2 in Science or its equivalent, with Diploma in Pharmacy from recognized institution and registered as Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948 (OR)
  • Bachelor degree in Pharmacy (B.Pharma) from a recognized University or equivalent and Registered as a Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act,1948


  • 10+2 with Physics and Chemistry and Diploma in Radiography / X Ray Technician / Radiodiagnosis Technology (2 years course) from recognized Insitute.

Speech Therapist

  • B.Sc and Diploma in Audio and Speech Therapy and
  • 2 years experience in the related field.

ECG Technician

  • 10+2 / Graduation in Science having Certificate/Diploma/Degree in ECG Laboratory Technology / Cardiology / Cardiology Technician / Cardiology Techniques of a reputed institution.

Lady Health Visitor

  • 12th (+2 stage) from a recognized Board/University with multipurpose workers course from Institutes recognized by Central/ State Governments

Lab Assistant Gr II

  • 12th (10 + 2 stage) in Science plus
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) (OR)
  • Certificate Course in Medical Lab Technology at par with Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT)

Note: Candidates waiting for final results of prescribed qualification should not apply.

Selection Process of RRB Paramedical Category:

  • Computer Based Test

Scheme of Computer Based Test:

Subject No of Qns Max Marks
Professional ability 70 70
General Awareness 10 10
General Arithmetic, General Intelligence and reasoning 10 10
General Science 10 10
Total 100 100


  • There shall be negative marking in CBT and marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer @ 1/3 of the marks allotted for each question.
  • Minimum qualifying mark prescribed for UR/EWS is 40%, OBC & SC is 30% and ST is 25%. If sufficient candidates for PwBD are not available 2 marks relaxation in minimum qualifying marks will be given.

Application Fees:

Category Fee Refundable Fee
Others Rs.500/- Rs.400/-
SC / ST / EXS / PWBD / Female / Minorities / EBC Rs.250/- Rs.250/-

How to Apply for RRB Paramedical Category Recruitment 2019:

  1. Applications are to be submitted ONLINE ONLY and through the RRB websites ONLY as listed below.
  2. One application ONLY is required to be submitted to the selected RRB for all its notified posts in this CEN for that selected RRB.
  3. Candidates can apply to only one RRB.
  4. Fill all the required information in the online application form.
  5. ONLINE fee payment through internet banking or debit/credit cards or UPI.
  6. OFFLINE fee payment through SBI Challan Payment mode in any branch of SBI/ Post Office Challan Payment mode in any branch of Computerized Post Office.

Important Links of RRB Paramedical Category Recruitment 2019:

For Official Notification

Click here

For Official Website

Click here

For RRB NTPC Recruitment 2019

Click here


Official Websites of various RRB’s:

RRB Website Address
RRB Ahmedabad http://www.rrbahmedabad.gov.in
RRB Ajmer http://www.rrbajmer.gov.in
RRB Allahabad http://www.rrbald.nic.in
RRB Bangalore http://www.rrbbnc.gov.in
RRB Bhopal http://www.rrbbhopal.gov.in
RRB Bhubaneswar http://www.rrbbbs.gov.in
RRB Bilaspur http://www.rrbbilaspur.gov.in
RRB Chandigarh http://www.rrbcdg.gov.in
RRB Chennai http://www.rrbchennai.gov.in
RRB Gorakhpur http://www.rrbgkp.gov.in
RRB Guwahati http://www.rrbguwahati.gov.in
RRB Jammu – Srinagar http://www.rrbjammu.nic.in
RRB Kolkata http://www.rrbkolkata.gov.in
RRB Malda http://www.rrbmalda.gov.in
RRB Mumbai http://www.rrbmumbai.gov.in
RRB Muzaffarpur http://www.rrbmuzaffarpur.gov.in
RRB Patna http://www.rrbpatna.gov.in
RRB Ranchi http://www.rrbranchi.org
RRB Secunderabad http://rrbsecunderabad.nic.in
RRB Siliguri http://www.rrbsiliguri.org
RRB Thiruvanantha puram http://www.rrbthiruvananthapuram

About Indian Railways:

Indian Railways (IR) is India’s national railway system operated by the Ministry of Railways. It manages the fourth-largest railway network in the world by size, with 121,407 kilometres (75,439 mi) of total track over a 67,368-kilometre (41,861 mi) route. Forty nine percent of the routes are electrified with 25 KV AC electric traction while thirty three percent of them are double or multi-tracked.IR runs more than 20,000 passenger trains daily, on both long-distance and suburban routes, from 7,349 stations across India. The trains have a five-digit numbering system. Mail or express trains, the most common types, run at an average speed of 50.6 kilometres per hour (31.4 mph). In the freight segment, IR runs more than 9,200 trains daily. The average speed of freight trains is around 24 kilometres per hour (15 mph).

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