Rail Coach Factory Recruitment 2024: Apply Online for 550 Act Apprentice Positions in Punjab | RCF Kapurthala


Join Rail Coach Factory (Kapurthala) in Punjab! Apply for 550 Act Apprentice positions today. Applications open from March 11 to April 9, 2024. Don't miss out - secure your spot now! Apply online: www.rrbapply.gov.in

  • 22 Mar, 2024
  • Vocational Training, Madhyamik
  • Electrician, Carpenter, Painter, Machinist, Welder, Fitter

Job Description

Kickstart your career with Rail Coach Factory's latest recruitment drive in Punjab! We're excited to announce openings for 550 Act Apprentice positions, available at our Kapurthala location. Applications are now open from March 11, 2024, and will close on April 9, 2024. Don't miss this opportunity to join a dynamic team and receive top-notch training in various trades. Apply online at the official website of Rail Coach Factory (Kapurthala) before the deadline. Take the first step towards a rewarding career in the railway industry! Apply now: www.rrbapply.gov.in

Rail Coach Factory (Kapurthala) Act Apprenticeship Recruitment 550 Vacancies 2024:

S. No Trades No of Seats
01 Fitter 200
02 Welder (G&E) 230
03 Machinist 05
04 Painter (G) 20
05 Carpenter 05
06 Electrician 75
07 AC& Ref. Mechanic 15
Total   550

Rail Coach Factory 550 Apprentices 2024 Provisional Merit List for Document Verification:

Provisional Merit List for Document Verification

The provisional merit list for document verification of Act Apprentices at Rail Coach Factory (RCF), Kapurthala has been released. The document verification will be conducted from July 10-12, 2024 at the Technical Training Center (TTC) of RCF.

Merit List Details

  • The merit list has been prepared based on the average marks obtained in 10th and ITI exams.
  • In case of a tie, candidates with higher age will be given priority.
  • The merit list PDF can be downloaded from the official RCF website: rcf.indianrailways.gov.in.

Document Verification Schedule

  • Fitter trade candidates: July 10, 2024
  • Welder (G&E) trade candidates: July 11, 2024
  • Electrician, AC & Ref Mechanic, Carpenter, Painter (G) and Machinist trade candidates: July 12, 2024

Required Documents

Candidates must carry the following documents in original along with one set of attested photocopies during document verification:

  • Print out of online application form
  • 10th class certificate
  • ITI certificate issued by NCVT
  • Proof of application fee payment
  • Registration certificate of Employment Exchange (if applicable)
  • Discharge certificate in case of children of Ex-Servicemen
  • Valid ID proof (Aadhaar, voter ID, driving license etc.)
  • 2 passport size photographs

Candidates are advised to report at the specified venue and time as per the schedule mentioned in the merit list. Failure to produce the required documents will lead to cancellation of candidature.

Merit list & Document Verification PDF

Rail Coach Factory Recruitment 2024 Age Limit::

The Age Limit  for candidates are explicitly outlined, with the lower age limit specified at 15 years and the upper age limit capped at 24 years as of March 31, 2024. Additionally, the recruitment procedure incorporates provisions for age relaxation for specific categories in accordance with government regulations.

Age & Relaxation Details
Minimum Age Requirement Minimum age: 15 years
Maximum Age Limit Maximum age: 24 years
SC/ST Candidates Relaxation: 5 years
OBC Candidates Relaxation: 3 years
PWD Relaxation: Up to 10 years

Relaxation: Up to 10 years,

plus additional 3 years for

Defence Forces service, with conditions

Document Verification  
SC/ST Reservation Caste certificate required for verification
OBC Reservation

Caste certificate and Non-Creamy

Layer certificate required for verification

Ex-servicemen & Armed Forces Personnel Discharge certificate required for verification

Rail Coach Factory Recruitment 2024 Details::

Rail Coach Factory (Kapurthala), located in Punjab, has released Notice No. A-1/2024 dated 11.03.2024, inviting applications for 550 Act Apprentice positions. Candidates interested in applying must have completed the 10th class examination or its equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks, in aggregate, from a recognized Board. Additionally, candidates must possess a National Trade Certificate in the notified trade issued by the National Council for Vocational Training. The application process begins on March 11, 2024, and ends on April 9, 2024. Don't miss out on this opportunity to kickstart your career in the railway industry. Apply now through the official website before the deadline.

Rail Coach Factory Recruitment 2024 Examination Fees:

Point Details
i) Application fee: Rs. 100/- (Non-refundable)
ii) Payment Mode: Online only
iii) Payment Gateway: Integrated with the online application
iv) Payment Options: Debit card, credit card, Internet Banking, SBI Challan, etc.
v) Transaction Charges: To be borne by the candidate (if any)
vi) Receipt: E-receipt generated upon successful transaction
vii) Fee Exemption: SC/ST/PWD/Women Candidates are exempt from paying the fee

Rail Coach Factory Recruitment 2024 Selection Process:

  • Candidates are selected based on merit, considering marks from matriculation and ITI exams.
  • Tie-breaker criteria include age and matriculation exam completion date.
  • A final merit list is prepared, organized by trade and community, based on marks obtained.
  • Enlisted candidates undergo verification of documents and a medical examination.
  • Each applicant receives a unique registration number during online application submission.
  • Seats are reserved for specific categories, with vacancies potentially filled from other categories if necessary.
  • The selection process ensures fairness and equal opportunity for all candidates.

Rail Coach Factory Recruitment 2024 Important Link:

Point Details
Official Website Click Here
Merit List & Document verification Click Here
PDF Link Click Here
Join Telegram Channel Click Here

A total of 550 apprentice vacancies are available at RCF Kapurthala.

The trades are Fitter (200 seats), Welder (G&E) (230 seats), Machinist (5 seats), Painter (G) (20 seats), Carpenter (5 seats), Electrician (75 seats), AC & Ref. Mechanic (15 seats).

Selection will be based on merit, calculated on the average percentage of marks in 10th and ITI exams.

The training duration varies from 6 months to 36 months depending on the trade.