Eastern Railway Recruitment 2022 | RRC ER Apprentice (2972 Slots) Apply Online @rrcer.com

Eastern Railway Recruitment 2022 Notification Out for RRC ER Apprentice 2972 Slots Apply Online Application Form at www.er.indianrailways.gov.in or www.rrcer.com:

Eastern Railway has recently published the Latest Recruitment Notification for the job openings of 2022. All the job seekers are invited to the Apprentice (2972 Slots). This is a great chance for interested candidates who are looking for Sarkari Naukri / Government Jobs / Bank Jobs / Private Jobs. They all can apply for this Recruitment before or on Last Date.

Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) of the ER Zone is inviting Online Applications from the 10th & ITI passed candidates for training as Act Apprentices in Divisions (i.e. Howrah, Sealdah, Malda & Asansol) and Workshops (i.e. Kanchrapara, Liluah & Jamalpur). Interested candidates must first go through the Eastern Railway Apprentice Notification for detailed information before applying at the official website. Applications for RRC Eastern Railway Apprentice Jobs must be submitted online & no other mode of submission would be entertained. RRC Eastern Railway link for Apprentice 2021-22 for opting Unit for Training will be closed on 10th May 2022.

Eastern Railway Apprentice Notification 2022 – Overview

Department Name:Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC)
Zone Name:Eastern Railway (ER)
Notification No.:RRC-ER/ Act Apprentices/ 2021-22
Total Slots:2972 slots
Vacancy Name:Act Apprentice Posts
Employment Type:Full Time Job (Fresher)
Training Location:Kolkata (West Bengal)
Application Mode:Online mode only
Registration Dates:11 April to 10 May 2022
Qualification:10th pass/ 10+2 & ITI
Age Limitation:15-24 years
Job Category:Central Government Jobs
Official Websites:www.rrcer.com

Eastern Railway Apprentice Vacancy 2022 – Details

Let’s have a look at the Unit-wise Breakup of Training Slots for RRC ER Act Apprentice 2021-22:-

S. N.Unit NamesSlots
01.Howrah Division659
02.Sealdah Division297
03.Malda Division138
04.Asansol Division412
05.Kanchrapara Workshop187
06.Liluah Workshop612
07.Jamalpur Workshop667
Total ⇒2972

Eastern Railway Apprentice Eligibility Criteria 2022

Aspirants will have to compulsorily fulfil the eligibility criteria for Eastern Railway Apprentices to be able to apply for the training slot. Hence, aspirants should ensure that they are eligible in respect of the RRC ER Act Apprentice Age Limit & Educational Qualifications as stipulated below:-


  1. Candidates should have completed 15 years of age and should not have completed 24 years of age as on 10th May 2022.
  2. The Upper Age Limit is relaxable for reserved categories as follows:-
    • 05 (five) years for SC/ ST
    • 03 (three) years for OBC-NCL
    • 10 (ten) years for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PWBD).
    • Additional 10 (ten) years for Ex-Servicemen up to the extent of service rendered in Defence Forces.


  1. Passed 10th Class Examination or its equivalent under 10+2 Examination System with minimum 50% marks, in aggregate (excluding additional subjects) from recognized Board.
  2. Should possess an ITI Certificate (National Trade Certificate) from an institute affiliated with NCVT/ SCVT compulsory in relevant trade.
  3. The minimum educational qualification is 08th class pass from a recognized School and the National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by NCVT/ SCVT for the following Trades:-
    • Welder (Gas and Electric)
    • Sheet Metal Worker
    • Lineman
    • Wireman
    • Carpenter
    • Painter (General)

RRC ER Apprentice Application Fee

About Application Fee (Non-Refundable): Candidates will have to make the payment of fees online through ‘Payment Gateway’ while filling up the online form. Category-wise Application Fee as follows:-

Category NamesApplication Fee
General, EWS & OBC Candidates:Rs. 100/- (Rupees One Hundred Only)
SC, ST, PWD & Women Candidates:Rs. 000/- (No Fee)

Eastern Railway Apprentice Selection Process 2022

About Selection Process, some important points are as follows:-

  • The selection of candidates for training slots is based on their academic percentages. The marks obtained in the Matriculation & ITI will be taken into account for determining the select list for Document Verification.
  • Eligible contestants will be invited for Document Verification to the extent of 1.5 times the notified vacancies in the respective communities as per their merit order.
  • The selected aspirants will have to pass the prescribed medical examination & physical fitness.
  • As the selection is purely merit-based, so Railway has not appointed any facilitation centre/ coaching centre.

How to Apply RRC ER Trade Apprentice Online Application Form 2022?

Contestants who don’t know how to apply RRC Eastern Railway Application Form for Trade Apprentice Jobs in Kolkata should not worry; we have covered the procedure in this section. Willing candidates must apply ONLINE by visiting the link provided at the official website of RRC ER Kolkata – www.rrcer.com. Now, have a look at the process to register your online form as listed step-wise in the below description:-

  • 1st Step – Open the official website of RRC Eastern Railways.
  • 2nd Step – On a home page, find out ‘ER Trade Apprentice Recruitment 2022’ link and then click on it.
  • 3rd Step – First of all, download the notification and print out an application form which is attached to the bottom of the advertisement.
  • 4th Step – Read all the instructions carefully from an advertisement before submitting the application form.
  • 5th Step – Now, fill up all empty fields given in the form with your own handwriting in ENGLISH or HINDI without making any type of spelling mistakes.
  • 6th Step – Ensure the information provided by you such as Unit Name, Trade Name, Your Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of Birth, Community, Gender, Religion, Permanent Address, Mobile No., E-Mail ID, Educational Qualifications (08th/ 10th/ SSLC & ITI), etc. is correct.
  • 7th Step – Attach the PDF copies of required documents (Standard 8th Marksheet, 10th Class Certificate, Age proof Certificate, Caste Certificate SC/ ST/ OBC/ EWS, PH Certificate & Self Declaration for minority community) and ITI Passed Certificate from NCVT/ SCVT along with latest identical passport size scanned photograph (3.5 cm X 3.5 cm, JPG/ JPEG format, 100 DPI, 20 KB to 50 KB size) as well as Signature/ Left Thumb Impression (LTI).
  • 8th Step – Pay your application fee online mode using Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Internet Banking.
  • 9th Step – Click the submit button after verifying all the filled up details. (Note: Applicants will not be allowed to do any type of correction after the final submission of online form.)
  • 10th Step – At last, take a printout of the online application form for Document Verification to establish the proof of having applied. (Note: No physical copy of the application is required to be sent to RRC.)

Official Links for RRC-ER Apprentice 2022 Recruitment

Candidates will get Eastern Railway Notification PDF & RRCER Online Application for ACT Apprentice Posts by clicking on direct links posted below in a table:-

RRCER Act Apprentice 2021-22 Official Notification:DOWNLOAD PDF
Eastern Railway Apprentice 2021-22 Online Application Form:APPLY ONLINE (Link Will Active On 11 April-22)
RRC/ER Official Website:VISIT HERE – www.rrcer.com

RRC Eastern Railway Apprentice 2022 – Important Dates

Date of Official Notification:29th March 2022Starting Date for Registration of Online Applications:11th April 2022Last Date for Submission of Online Application Form:10th May 2022Due Date for Depositing Application Fee:10th May 2022Date for Declaration of Final Merit List of Selection Candidates:To be announced soonTraining Schedule:To be notified later on.

Help Desk for RRCER Apprentice Recruitment 2022

Guys, if you have any problem in submitting the applications online or printing application or any technical queries, then go to the HELP ME column given at the top of the online application or contact through the following email/ helpline number:-

Contact Address:Railway Recruitment Cell,
Eastern Railway, 56, C.R. Avenue,
RITES Building, 1st Floor,
Kolkata – 700 012 (WB)
Email IDs:(a) [email protected]
(b) [email protected]
(c) [email protected]
Helpline Number:+91 7303484063 (Between 09:30 AM to 05:30 PM – Monday to Friday)

All The Best Guys!! Don’t miss this latest 10th pass railway job opportunity. Apply your application form as early as possible by the last date. In a short time, we will update ER Result/ Merit List related details here on this web page. Till then keep viewing this website www.gvtjob.com regularly and also bookmark it by using Ctrl+D key. Those who have any query can submit it in a comment box provided below. Our team will answer your question by taking less time. Don’t forget to share this article with your friends and family. To catch latest updates on Eastern Railway Recruitment 2022, stay tuned.

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