Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 – 2652 Apprentices Jobs Application Form,

By | March 30, 2018

Southern Railway Recruitment 2018: Southern Railway Department has released an official notification for the recruitment of 2652 candidates at Apprentice posts. There are numerous candidates in our country, who desire to be a part of Indian Railways and the Southern Railway Vacancies 2018 is a chance to make that dream come true. Reportedly, the department has already started application process for its Southern Railway Jobs 2018, which will go on till 11th April 2018. Hence, all the desired and eligible candidates are humbly advised to send their duly filled application forms at the below given postal address before the given deadline. Candidates can get all the important updates regarding it via official website of department i.e. Moreover, we are also here showcasing all the essential details and important information regarding it via this portal.

SR Apprentices Recruitment 2018

The Southern Railway, headquartered at Chennai Central, is one of the 17 zones of Indian Railways. It is the earliest of the 17 zones of the Indian Railways created in Independent India. It was created on 14th April 1951 by merging three state railways, namely, the Madras and Southern Mahratta Railway, the South Indian Railway Company, and the Mysore State Railway. Additional details regarding the Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 like vacancy details, eligibility criteria, how to apply steps, selection process etc can be seen in the following points elaborated below.

Southern Railway Notification 2018

To offer complete information regarding its Southern Railway Recruitment 2018, the department has released an official notification. By this, all the candidates will be able to get every latest update regarding it easily. We are here showcasing a glimpse of Southern Railway Notification 2018 to make your process more precise.

Southern Railway Vacancy 2018 Key Points
Name of Department: Indian Railway
Total no. of posts: 2652
Name of the posts: Apprentices
Job Location Across India
Job Category Railway Jobs
Official Website
Apply Mode Offline
Notification Release Date 12th March 2018
Last Date of Apply Online 11th April 2018


Posts Details 

  • Fitter: 587
  • Machinist: 57
  • Turner: 30
  • Welder (Gas and Electric): 456
  • Advance Welder: 24
  • Electrician: 734
  • Electronica Mechanics: 112
  • Painter: 64
  • Carpenter: 154
  • Diesel Mechanic: 104
  • Plumber: 108
  • Wireman: 68
  • Refrigeration and AC Mechanic: 12
  • Electronics/ Information Technology: 29
  • Instrument Mechanic: 20
  • Draughtsman (Civil): 50
  • Fresher MTL (Radiology): 08
  • Fresher MTL (Pathology): 08
  • Fresher (Fitter): 27

Category Wise Vacancy Details 

SR Vacancy Details

Training Period and Stipend

Southern Railway Apprentice Jobs 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for these newly released Southern Railway Apprentice Jobs 2018 has been divided into two parts and can be seen in the following points shown below:

Southern Railway Apprentice Age Limit- The age limit of all of the above given posts can be seen in the below given table according to their qualification:

Candidates Age Limit Upper Date of Birth Lower Date of Birth
Ex. ITI 15-24 Years 24th Jan 1994 24th Jan 1991 24th Jan 1989 22nd Jan 2003
Fresher (10th Standard) 15-22 Years 24th Jan 1993 24th Jan 1993 24th Jan 1991 22nd Jan 2003


However, the department has also offered some age relaxations, which can be seen in the Official Notification link given below.

Southern Railway Jobs 2018 Educational Qualification- To apply for any of these above given posts, the candidates must have passed their 10th Class examination and must possess an ITI certificate in the relevant trade.

Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 Application Form,  Apprentice Jobs

To apply for these newly released Southern Railway Jobs 2018, all the candidates will have to send their duly filled application form at this below given postal address before the given last date i.e. 11th April 2018. Kindly take a look at the below given address:

Postal Address

The work Shop Personnel Officer,

Office of the Chief Work Shop Manager,

Signal & Telecommunication Work Shop,

Southern Railway – Podanur

Cimbatore – Distric Tamil Nadu – 641023

SR Apprentice Jobs 2018 Application Fee: The application fee for this recruitment process will be submitted via Demand Draft method, in which, all the General/OBC category candidates will have to pay Rs 100. Moreover all the SC/ST/PwD candidates are exempted from fee submission process.

Note: The application fee will be submitted through IPO drawn in favour of the “Work Shop Personnel Officer/S&T Work Shop, Southern Railway, Coimbatore-641023”

Southern Railway Apprentice Recruitment Important Links

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Southern Railway Result 2018: Just like any other recruitment process, the department will release its Southern Railway Result 2018 after a time period of 1-2 months of exam date via its official website. Hence, all the candidates are highly advised to keep visiting the official website for regular updates. Moreover, we are also here presenting all the important details regarding it via this portal.  

Southern Railway Apprentice Selection Process 2018: All the candidates appearing for the Southern Railway Vacancy 2018 will be selected entirely on the basis of their 10th class marks. Merit List will be released at the official website. 

Southern Railway Contact Details

Southern Railway,

Office of the Chief Workshop Manager,

Carriage & Wagon Works,

Perambur, Chennai- 600023

Southern Railway Apprentice Vacancy 2018

The newly released Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 is undoubtedly a great opportunity for all the eligible candidates, by which they can easily grab a sparkling government job. We have showcased all the essential details and important updates regarding the Southern Railway Apprentice Vacancy 2018 in the aforementioned article. However, you are completely free to ask all of your doubts and queries related to it in the comment box shown below.

62 thoughts on “Southern Railway Recruitment 2018 – 2652 Apprentices Jobs Application Form,

  1. asin khan

    my age 25 Cate. o.b.c trade wireman can apply this wireman post aur document b post karne h kya

  2. Rahul Rana

    Dear Delegate,

    Hello This side is Rahul from Delhi. I just completed by BA from DU in 2017 i got 2 back lots. So can i apply for this job or else i need to complete my graduation first. Sir/Ma’am please assist as i really fond of getting jobs in Indian Railways. Having a good communication skills as well but couldn’t even give any attempt earlier. Please assist me at the earlier-est so that i can also apply for the same.

    Contact Details mentioned in the below:- +91 9582543504
    Rahul Rana

    1. R360 Team Post author

      Hello Rahul,
      Yes, you need to complete your graduation first.

  3. Mukesh Daimary

    I am hs pass and I have other expenses,can I apply for this job,plz help me,,my contact 8075604917,

  4. rajasekhar

    we don’t have any details about of applied a application from..
    nd there is no registration number.
    you are announced admit cards.
    so how can we download admit cards.

    1. R360 Team Post author

      Hello Rajasekhar!
      Soon you will get all the details.


      Respected sir,
      Im pursing degree 2nd year know can i apply for this job.

  5. surya

    sir I am surya 10th pass but iti please railway jobs my dreams so request so please sir

  6. mahesh babu

    hello sir/medam gud mng iam completed 10th ……any vacancy for southern railway anantapur

  7. Ragu

    Am 25 male n I have complicated 2nd pic science and am sc category am I eligible for apprentice


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