Railway Junior Engineer Recruitment 2024: Notification for 10,000+ Posts, Apply Online

2024 Railway JE Opportunities: RRB JE Recruitment Update

Exciting news awaits aspiring candidates for Railway Junior Engineer positions in 2024! Anticipate the official announcement from July to September 2024. The Government of India, under the Ministry of Railways, collaborates with Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) to organize the RRB JE 2024 examination. This examination aims to recruit skilled individuals for diverse roles including Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer (Information Technology), Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA), and Depot Material Superintendent (DMS) within the railway sector. Gear up for this promising opportunity!

As per the Ministry of Railways’ official statement, get ready for the much-awaited RRB JE 2024 notifications and examinations slated for July to September 2024. This signals the return of these examinations after a hiatus of five years. Once the news breaks, RRBs will kick off the online registration process through the freshly launched Indian Railway online application portal at www.rrbapply.gov.in. Exciting times ahead for aspirants eyeing JE, CMA, and DMS positions!

Railway Junior Engineer Recruitment 2024 – Notification

OrganizationIndian Railways
Job NameJunior Engineer (JE), DMS, CMA
Expected Vacancies10,000+ (Expected, Not Offical)
Selection ProcessRRB JE Computer Based Test (CBT-I, CBT-II), Documents Verification, Medical Examination
Registration MonthJuly – September 2024
RRB JE Apply Online Official Websitewww.rrbapply.gov.in


The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has unveiled exciting opportunities with 5696 Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP), 9144 Technician, and 4660 RPF Constable and Sub Inspector Posts spanning January to April 2024. Anticipate even more promising prospects with the upcoming notification for RRB JE Recruitment 2024, courtesy of the Indian Railway, boasting over 20,000 Junior Engineer (JE) positions. This presents an extraordinary opportunity for enthusiastic candidates to seize these openings through the Railway Recruitment Board’s official portal.

RRB Railway JE Vacancy 2024 Details:

Railway JE Vacancy 2019:

Post NameTotal Vacancies
Junior Engineer (JE) – General12918
Junior Engineer (JE) – IT29
Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)227
Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)387
Grand Total =13561

Railway JE Vacancy 2024:

Post NameTotal Vacancies
Junior Engineer (JE) – GeneralTo be Announced
Junior Engineer (JE) – ITTo be Announced
Depot Material Superintendent (DMS)To be Announced
Chemical and Metallurgical Assistant (CMA)To be Announced

Railway JE 2024 Salary:

In the realm of Railway Junior Engineer (JE), Junior Engineer with a focus on Information Technology (JE(IT)), Depot Material Superintendent (DMS), and Chemical & Metallurgical Assistant (CMA), these roles are positioned at Level 06 within the RSRP 7th CPC Pay Matrix. Commencing with a salary of Rs. 35,400, additional allowances come into play during this tenure.

Railway JE 2024 Eligibility Criteria:

Age Limit: The Railway Junior Engineer Age Limit is

✔️ Minimum 18 years
✔️ Maximum 33 years
✔️ In line with Government regulations, there’s a relaxation of 03 years for OBC-NCL, 05 years for SC/ST, and an additional 10 years for PwBD and others in the maximum age limit.

Educational Qualifications:

(1) Eligible candidates possess either a 03-year Diploma or a B.E. / B.Tech degree in the relevant field.
(2) Those interested in the IT discipline must possess a B.Sc. / BCA degree in Computer Science.
(3) Those in the final year of their graduation or diploma, awaiting the results of their final examination for the prescribed educational/technical qualification, are not eligible to apply for RRB JE 2024.

Railway JE 2024 Application Fee:

General / OBC₹ 500/- (Non-Refundable)
SC / ST / Minority Communities / EBC / PwBD / Female /Transgender/ Ex-Servicemen candidates₹ 250/- (Refundable)
Payment MethodOnline Mode using Credit / Debit Card, Net Banking, UPI

Railway Group D 2024 Selection Process:

The selection process for the Railway JE posts in 2024 is based on…

Computer Based Test (CBT) – Paper 1
Computer Based Test (CBT) – Paper 2
Documents Verification

RRB JE Exam Pattern – 1st Stage CBT: [90 Minutes]

CategoryNo of Questions
General Intelligence and Reasoning25
General Awareness15
General Science30
Total =100

RRB JE Exam Pattern – 2nd Stage CBT: [120 Minutes]

CategoryNo of Questions
General Awareness15
Physics and Chemistry15
Computer Application10
Environment and Pollution (Basics)10
Technical Ability100
Total =100

RRB JE Exam Syllabus 2024:

The RRB JE CBT 1 syllabus encompasses objective-type questions with multiple choices, spanning various topics, including:

(a) Mathematics: Included in the syllabus are concepts like Number systems, BODMAS, Decimals, Fractions, LCM and HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentages, Mensuration, Time and Work, Time and Distance, Simple and Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Elementary Statistics, Square Root, Age Calculations, Calendar & Clock, and Pipes & Cistern.

(b) General Intelligence and Reasoning: Within this section, you’ll encounter various topics like Analogies, Alphabetical and Number Series, Coding and Decoding, Mathematical operations, Relationships, Syllogism, Jumbling, Venn Diagram, Data Interpretation and Sufficiency, Conclusions and Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Analytical reasoning, Classification, Directions, and Statement – Arguments and Assumptions.

(c) General Awareness: In this segment, you’ll explore a diverse range of subjects, encompassing Current affairs, Indian geography, culture, and history, incorporating the freedom struggle, Indian Polity and constitution, Indian Economy, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, Sports, as well as General scientific and technological developments.

(d) General Science: Covered in this section are Physics, Chemistry, and Life Sciences, aligned with the CBSE curriculum up to the 10th Standard level.

The syllabus for RRB JE CBT 2 includes objective-format questions with multiple-choice options, covering various topics such as General Awareness, Physics, Chemistry, Basics of Computers and Applications, Basics of Environment and Pollution Control, and Technical abilities relevant to the position. This syllabus remains consistent across all advertised positions under this CEN, as elaborated below:

(a) General Awareness: This segment delves into Current affairs, Indian geography, culture, and history, encompassing the freedom struggle, Indian Polity and constitution, Indian Economy, Environmental issues concerning India and the World, Sports, as well as General scientific and technological advancements, alongside other relevant topics.

(b) Physics and Chemistry: Aligned with the CBSE syllabus up to the 10th standard level.

(c) Basics of Computers and Applications: This section encompasses Computer Architecture, input and Output devices, Storage devices, Networking, Operating Systems like Windows, Unix, and Linux, MS Office suite, Various data representation methods, Internet and Email usage, Websites & Web Browsers, and Computer Virus awareness.

(d) Basics of Environment and Pollution Control: Within this segment, you’ll delve into the Fundamentals of Environment, strategies for mitigating Adverse effects of environmental pollution. Additionally, it explores Air, water, and Noise pollution, along with their impacts and control techniques, Waste Management, Global warming, Acid rain, and Ozone depletion.

(e) Technical Abilities: The syllabus for Technical abilities will be tailored according to the specified syllabus for various Exam Groups.

How to Apply Railway JE Recruitment 2024:

  • Prospective candidates are obliged to apply online for Railway Junior Engineer 2024 (RRB JE 2024). The application form needs to be duly completed and submitted via the official websites of the respective RRBs/RRCs on the specified opening date.
  • You can access the RRB online application recruitment portal at www.rrbapply.gov.in.
  • Ensure that your email ID and mobile number are verified using OTP.
  • Candidates are encouraged to ensure that their personal mobile number and email ID remain active throughout the recruitment process, as all communications from RRBs/RRCs will be sent exclusively via SMS or email.
  • When you register, be sure to choose the specific Railway you’re applying for. Your selection during the online application process is final, and no requests for changes will be considered.
  • Please input your registration details, including your name, date of birth, father’s name, mother’s name, Aadhaar number, SSLC/Matric registration number, year of passing, mobile number, and email ID. Once all details are filled, proceed to submit your registration information. For candidates with ITI/NAC qualification, kindly provide the registration number/year of passing for ITI/NAC qualification instead of SSLC/Matric.
  • Kindly upload scanned copies of a recent photograph, your signature, and the necessary proof of documents/certificates.
  • Ensure that you finalize the payment of the application fee and submit your online application before the specified deadline.

Applicants must submit only a single online application.

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