The Railways Recruitment Boards (RRBs) conduct various competitive examinations to select eligible candidates for various positions in the Indian Railways. The RRB recruits for various positions depending on the requirement of the railways. While some positions require technical qualifications, others require just a basic educational qualification. Here are some of the top-ranked RRB posts that require minimal qualifications.
1. Group D posts:
Group D posts are the entry-level positions in the Indian Railways and require just a minimum qualification of 10th standard or its equivalent. The positions include Track Maintainer, Gateman, Pointsman, Porter, Helper, etc. The job involves physical work and routine maintenance of railway tracks, repairing tracks, etc.
2. Junior Clerk cum Typist:
The position of a Junior Clerk cum Typist requires a minimum qualification of 12th standard or its equivalent. The job involves clerical work such as maintaining files, data entry, typing, etc. The candidates should also possess typing speed of 30 words per minute in English or 25 words per minute in Hindi.
3. Commercial cum Ticket Clerk:
The position of Commercial cum Ticket Clerk requires a minimum qualification of 12th standard or its equivalent. The job involves issuing tickets to passengers, handling cash transactions, and dealing with passenger grievances.
The position of Technician requires a minimum qualification of 10th standard or its equivalent with ITI in relevant trades. The job involves maintenance and repair of railway equipment, machineries, and locomotives. The candidates should possess the requisite skills and knowledge in the relevant field.
5. Junior Engineer:
The position of Junior Engineer requires a minimum qualification of a Diploma in Engineering in the relevant field or its equivalent. The job involves planning, designing, and supervising the construction and maintenance of railway infrastructure, bridges, signaling, etc.
6. Assistant Loco Pilot:
The position of Assistant Loco Pilot requires a minimum qualification of 10th standard or its equivalent with ITI in relevant trades. The job involves operating and maintaining Diesel or Electric Locomotives and ensuring their safety and efficiency.