RPF Jobs 2019 – Constable (Ancillary) Jobs

The Indian Railways has released an official notification recently regarding the filling up of a bunch of job posts. Around 798 Constable (Ancillary) posts will be filled up in this recruitment drive. The vacancies are for all the Railway Zones, South Eastern Railway and Eastern Railway included.

The vacancies are in the Railway Protection Force and the Railway Protection Special Force. In this article, we will brief in on all of the important information such as the application procedure, the eligibility criteria, the pay scale etc.

Sl. No. Outline Details
1. Organization Indian Railways
2. Total Number Of Vacancies 798
3. Last Date To Apply 30/01/2019

Job Type & Complete Details

In this section of the article, we will brief in on all of the essential details in the form of a table. Rest of the information will be explained below it.

Sl. No. Job Outline  Details
1. Location Pan India
2. Job Type Constable (Ancillary)
3. Educational Qualifications Matriculation
4. Age Limit 18 – 25 years as on 01/01/2019
5. Number Of Vacancies 798
6. Payscale
  • Rs. 19900 (Tailor and Cobbler)
  • Rs. 21700(Others)

Differentiated Number of vacancies:

The total number of vacancies as per the official notification is 798. They are segmented accordingly:

  • Water Carrier: 452 (General: 202, OBC: 176, SC: 48, ST: 26)
  • Safaiwala: 199 (General: 109, OBC: 61, SC: 20, ST: 9)
  • Washer Man: 49 (General: 29, OBC: 11, SC: 6, ST: 3)
  • Barber: 49 (General: 27, OBC: 12, SC: 7, ST: 3)
  • Mali: 7 (General: 2, OBC: 3, SC: 2)
  • Tailor Grade-III: 20 (General: 15, OBC: 3, SC: 2)
  • Cobbler Grade-III: 22 (General: 14, OBC: 6, SC: 1, ST: 1)

Educational Qualifications Complete Info:

Candidates who are interested in applying for the said job posts need to make sure that they are meeting the given educational qualifications:

  • Must have cleared SSLC or Matriculation from a recognised board
  • Visit the official notification to see the Physical Standards


The upper age relaxation claim is available for the candidates from the reserved categories:

  • Scheduled Castes: 5 years
  • Scheduled Tribes: 5 years
  • Other Backward Classes: 3 years etc.


The candidates will be selected on the basis of these exercises:

  • Computer Based Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Physical Measurement Test
  • Trade Test
  • Document Verification
  • Medical Examination

Examination Fee:

The candidates will have to pay Rs. 500 as the examination fees. However, candidates from these particular categories need to pay Rs. 250 only:

  • Scheduled Castes
  • Scheduled Tribes
  • Ex-servicemen
  • Women
  • Minorities
  • EBC

How To Apply

In order to apply for the given job posts, follow the given steps carefully:

  • Visit the official website to apply online:¬†http://www.indianrailways.gov.in
  • Fill out the form correctly
  • Finish the application procedure by paying the examination fee
  • Note down the Registration Number and take a print out of the submitted Application Form

Start Date: 01/01/2019

Last Date: 30/01/2019

Official Website

Official Notification

Updated: December 24, 2018 — 2:48 pm
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