Kolkata – 700 001
Date of issue : 04.07. 2012 Closing Date- & -Time: 06.08.2012 – 17:30 hrs.
Closing date for candidate belonging
to Andman, Nicobar & Lakashdweep
Island the last date will be 15 days
beyond the closing date i.e 21.08.12
at 17:30 hrs.
Employment Notice No.1/2012/PWD(ER)
Recruitment Drive for Persons with Disability Quota
In order to fill-up the quota for recruitment of the Persons with Disability in Eastern Railway, it has been decided to conduct a special Recruitment Drive (SRD) for Persons with Disabilities by the EasternRailway, Personnel Department as per details in the table given below. Applications in the format in employment notice hereunder are invited from the Persons with Disabilities only from amongst (i) Blind / Low vision (ii) Hearing Handicapped (iii) Loco Motor Disabled or Cerebral Palsy. Nature or degree of disability eligible to apply is described below: - Persons suffering from not less than 40% of the disability shall alone be eligible for the benefit of reservation.
( I )Visually Handicapped (VH)
A) Blindness: (i) Total absence of sight
(ii) Visual acuity not exceeding 6/60 or 20/200 (snellen) in the better eye
with correcting lenses.
(ii) Limitation of the field of vision subtending an angle 20 degree or
B) Low vision: Impairment of visual functioning even after treatment or
standard refractive correction, but who uses or is potentially
capable of using vision for the planning or execution of a task
with appropriate assistive devices.
( II ) Hearing Handicapped (HH)
A) Hearing impairment: Loss of 60 decibel or more in the better ear in the conversational range of frequencies.
B) The Deaf: The deaf are those in whom the sense of hearing is non-functional for ordinary purpose of life. They do not hear, understand sounds at all events with amplified speech. The cases included in the category will be those having hearing loss of more than 60 decibels in the better ear (profound impairment) or total loss of hearing in both ears.
( III ) Orthopaedically Handicapped (OH)
A) Locomotor disability : Locomotor Disability means disability of bones, joints or muscles leading to substantial restriction of the movement of the limbs or any form of cerebral palsy.
B) Cerebral Palsy : Cerebral Palsy means abnormal motor control posture resulting from brain insult or injuries occurring in the prenatal, post-natal or infant period of development.
C) All the cases of orthopedically handicapped persons would be covered under the category of “Locomotor disability or Cerebral Palsy.
D) It shall also be indicated that persons suffering from not less than 40% of the relevant disabilityshall alone be eligible.
Details of Posts :-
- Technician Gr.III (Dsi/Elect. Fitter) – 4 posts
- Technical Gr.III (Mech./Fitter) – 71 posts
- Technician Gr.III (Painter) – 3 posts
- Technician Gr.III (Dsl/Mech.) – 23 posts
- Technician Gr.III (Mechinist) – 14 posts
- Technician Gr.III ( Elect.Fitter) – 40 posts
- Technician Gr.III ( Motor Mechanic) – 2 posts
- Technician Gr.III ( Fitter) – 1 post
- Tr.Trains Clerk – 15 posts
- Commercial clerk – 47 posts
- Chief Law Asstt. – 3 posts
How to apply :
Typed / Neatly hand written application in English / Hindi on A4 size foolscap paper in format enclosed with a recent pass port size photograph pasted thereon bearing full signature of the candidate across the same with date should be made to Dy.Chief Personnel Officer/RP, Eastern Railway, 17, N.S.Road, 1stFloor, Fairlie Place, Kolkata – 700 001. Applications with enclosure may be sent by ordinary post or dropped in the box, kept in the CPO’s Office Hall, Eastern Railway Headquarter at 17, N.S.Road, 1stFloor, Fairlie Place, Kolkata – 700 001. Two passport size photographs (same as affixed on application) with name written on the back must be enclosed. NO EXAMINATION FEE IS REQUIRED. Necessary certificates of proper Medical Authorities / Board should be enclosed with application in support of candidate’s disability, Proforma of which is at
More Details: http://www.er.indianrailways.gov.in/cris//uploads/files/1341486599395-PWD%20_Spl_Rec.pdf