Railway Recruitment Board | 2239 Vacancies | Junior & Section Engineers | July 2015


About Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) 2015:

Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) carries out recruitment of Group C staff for Allahabad, Lucknow and Moradabad divisions of Northern Railway, and for Diesel locomotive Works, Varanasi. Recently the RRB was also assigned the added responsibility of recruitment of Group D staff which was earlier the prerogative of the zonal railways.

Indian Railways Recruitment for post of 2239 Junior Engineers group And Section Engineers group Across India. Eligible candidates will be called for a written examination with call letters being sent a month in advance of the date of the examination. The candidates who qualify in the preliminary exam are called for the main written exam, and the merit list is prepared based entirely upon the result of the main exam.

ONLINE applications are invited from eligible Indian Nationals for the following posts of Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent, Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant, Senior Section Engineer and Chief Depot Material Superintendent. Applications complete in all respects should be submitted only ONLINE to the Railway Recruitment Board till 23.59 hrs of closing date 26th July 2015.

Salary: 35k+ per month

Location: Across India

No. of Vacancies / Positions: 2239 Posts

Last Date & Time of Closing: 26 July 2015 up to 23.59 Hrs.

Date of ONLINE Written Examination: Between 22nd August 2015 and 5th September 2015.

RRB Pay Scale:

For Junior Engineer Group – Rs. 9300–34800 GP- 4200
(Junior Engineer, Depot Material Superintendent and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant) Between

For Senior Section Engineer Group – Rs. 9300–34800 GP- 4600
(Senior Section Engineer & Chief Depot Material Superintendent)

Government Jobs Salary Structure (6th Pay Commission)

Eligibility Criteria:

Education Qualification:

Candidates should have requisite Educational/Technical qualifications (as indicated in the vacancy table) from recognized Board/University /Institute as on the date of submission of the ONLINE application for this Centralized Employment Notice.

Those awaiting results of the final examination need NOT apply. Candidates who have obtained diploma/degree through distance mode (except AMIETE & AMIE) are not eligible to apply.

Age Limit (As on 01.07.2015) : Minimum 18 & Maximum 34 Years

Application Fees:

  • No examination fee for candidates belonging to SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen / Women/ Minorities/ Persons with Disabilities/Economically backward classes.
  • For UR/OBC male candidates examination fee is Rs.100/-
  • Online Mode Payment Starts from 30th June 2015

RRB Selection Process:

Selection is made strictly as per merit, on the basis of ONLINE (Computer Based) examination. Railway Recruitment Board Online Examination is scheduled to be held between 22 August 2015 and 5 Sepetember 2015.

NEGATIVE MARKING: There shall be penalty (negative marking) in written examination and marks shall be deducted for each wrong answer @ 1/3 of the marks allotted for each question.

RRB Call Letter/Admit Card 2015:

The e-call letter to the eligible candidates shall be available TWO weeks before commencement of the ONLINE examination on the website of RRB concerned for downloading.

Preferred Books :

For Sr Section Engineers :

For Junior Engineers :

Important Dates:

Commencement of Online Applications: 27th June 2015

Last Date For Applying RRB: 26th July 2015 till 23.59 Hrs.

Date of Online Examination : Between 22 August 2015 and 5 September 2015

How To Apply:

Candidates are required to apply ONLINE for SSE and/or JE group, depending upon their eligibility, on the website of Railway Recruitment Board (RRB). Candidates are required to apply only through ONLINE mode. No other mode for submission of application is allowed.

Application to more than one RRB for the same group will lead to rejection of all the applications for that group.

Frequently Asked Questions :

Question : Can I apply to Both JE and SSE Group ?

Answer : Yes , you can apply both JE and SSE group but not the same rrb for same group.

Question : I have done BTech(CS/IT)/BSc(Computer Science)/BCA/. Which post is suitable for me ?

Answer : Junior Engineer (IT). Although you can apply for other groups too like SSE ( Signal) and Depot Material Superintendent

You can apply to one RRB for JE group and a different RRB for SSE group

Apply Link: Click Here

Official Notification: Click Here

RRB JE / SSE Recruitment 2015 Notification , Syllabus , Paper Pattern & Previous Years Papers : Click Here

For Queries on RRB Recruitment Online Application : Click Here


  1. There was no option for Degree in computer science and engineering. Can they apply under Degree in Information Technology?

    • may be the vacancy is not available in your RRB region, B.Tech(CS) option is provided. Although you can select “Degree in a Combination of any substream of basic streams of Information Technology Engineering”

    • RRB Chennai is showing BTech(CS) But you can apply as “Degree in a Combination of any substream of basic streams of Information Technology Engineering” in any RRB for the post Sr No. 18 to 23 . Please refer to the advertisement link given in the post at the end.

  2. Hello sir,I am from Electronics and communication engineering pass out in 2015.can i apply for both section junior engineer and section engineer.kindly help me.

  3. Dear sir,
    iam registering second stage at qualification details B.sc is not showing here is only B.E & B.Tech

  4. I am completed B.sc (electronics ) can i apply for any job in rrb je&se,
    when iam registering second stage at qualification details B.sc is not showing here is only B.E & B.Tech

  5. Hi sir.. I completed my B.E. Electronics and Instrumentation.. I wish to apply for the post of SSE..am interested in electronics.i am confused in choosing the discipline(educational qualification).

    Degree in combination of any sub stream of basic streams in electronics engineering
    Degree in combination of any sub stream of basic streams in instrumentation and control engineering
    Degree in any engineering discipline
    Degree in electronics engineering
    In this which discipline i should apply

  6. i have doubt . i have applied for sr.section engineer in rrb chennai. if i also have eligibility for junior engineer . can i apply in same rrb or different rrb . rrb je and sse for all rrb will be held on one day or different

  7. In the link, It is given that those awaiting final exam rsults need not apply.
    But i will get the final results by end of june or 1st week of july.
    So can we apply after that because the last date is 26th july??

  8. Sir I have done B.tech in ECE can I apply,as in education qualification it shows only B.tech CS &B.tech IT

  9. sir,
    i have done B.E in Electronics and communication but working in IT sector can i apply as Junior Engineer (IT)…. but that job is filtered when i select ECE . What should i do ???

  10. I completed my B.Tech (Cs). For what post i can apply for and in which RRB. whats the difference between RRB chandigarh, RRB Mumbai and all others

    • when you select any RRB , click on the details given in red color, as BTech CS you can apply for Junior Engineer (IT) in Allahabad and Bhubaneshwar RRB and Chief Depot Material Superintendent in other RRBs. please check the details link in it.

  11. The online application link is not opening for me…wht can i do for that ,is there any other website to fill the application

  12. I have completed my B.tech in ECE.But I want to apply sse.Is It possible to apply for rrb Kolkata from Coimbatore and is it possible to give the exam from Coimbatore for rrb Kolkata because I m from west bengal.

    • Exam centre will be allocated anywhere in India. The centre allocation will be in the jurisdiction of the RRB applied to (OR) near to the city/place mentioned in the address for communication. This will depend upon the capacity available at various centres.

  13. sir…i am pursuing in electrical and electronics engineering in final year….but am eligible for apply rrb vacancies….