West Central Railway- Recruitment of 21 Sportsperson against Sports Quota 2017. Last Dt. 04/09/2017

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West Central Railway is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 21 posts of Sport Person in the following sports discipline – Athlete, Badminton, Cricket, Hockey, Volleyball and Wrestling. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the West Central Railway (See URL below). Employment Notification No.01/2017 (Sports Quota). Recruitment of sports persons against sports quota in West Central Railway for the year 2017-18. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —





Total No. of Vacancies: 21 Nos.


Sport wise vacancies:

i) Athlete in 100 mtr. (Men): 01 post
ii) Athlete in 800 mtr. (Men): 01 post
iii) Athlete in 5000 mtr. (Men): 01 post
iv) Athlete in Discuss Throw (Men): 01 post
v) Athlete in Javelin Throw (Men): 01 post
vi) Badminton player (Men) (Singles): 01 post
vii) Badminton player (Men) (Singles): 01 post
viii) Cricket (Men) Specialist Batsman: 02 post
ix) Cricket (Men) Fast Bowler : 01 post
x) Cricket (Men) All Rounder (Spinner + Batsman): 01 post
xi) Hockey (Men) Midfielders : 02 post
xii) Hockey (Men) Defenders : 02 post
xiii) Volleyball (Men) Setter : 01 post
xiv)One Volleyball (Men) All Rounder : 01 post
xv) Wrestling (Men) 74 KG FS: 01 post
vi) Wrestling (Men) 86 KGS FS: 01 post
vii) Wrestling (Men) 75 KG GRS : 01 post
viii) Wrestling (Men) 80 KG GRS: 01 post

Educational Qualification: Pass in 12th class OR Graduate pass.

Sports Eligibility Norms (For Graduate pass candidates):

(i) Represented the Country in Olympic Games (Senior Category) OR
(ii) Obtained at least 3rd position in the World Cup (Junior/Senior) / World Championships (Junior/Senior) / Asian Games (Senior) / Commonwealth Games (Senior).

Sports Eligibility Norms (For 12th pass candidates):

(i) Represented the country in the World Cup (Junior/Senior) / World Championships (Junior/Senior) / Asian Games (Senior) / Commonwealth Games (Senior) OR
(ii) Represented the country and obtained at least third position in the Commonwealth Championship (Junior/Senior) / Asian Championships/ Asia Cup (Junior/Senior) South Asian Federation (SAF) Games (Senior) / USIC (World Railways) Championship (Senior). OR
(iii) Represented a State or equivalent unit and obtained at least 3rd position in Senior/Youth/Junior National Championships. OR
(iv) Represented a state and obtained at least 3rd position in National games organized under the aegis of Indian Olympic association OR
(v) Represented a University and obtained at least 3rd position in All India Inter University Championships organized under the aegis of association of Indian universities OR
(vi) Represented a State or equivalent Unit and obtained 1st position in Federation Cup Championships (senior category).


NOTE – Only those sportspersons who have acquired the sports achievement eligibility norms in the championships after 01/04/2015 and are active will be eligible to apply for appointment against sports quota.


Age Limit: Minimum-18 years and maximum-25 years as on 01/01/2018.


Pay Scale:

(i) For Graduate: Rs. 5200-20200 Grade pay Rs. 2800/2400

(ii) For Class 12 pass: Rs. 5200-20200 Grade Pay Rs. 2000/1900 for 12th pass candidates.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Trial / Interview.
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of West Central Railway — www.wcr.indianrailways.gov.in


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


Examination Fee: Candidates must pay Rs.500/- (Rs.250/- SC/ST/Ex-servicemen/Minorities and Economic Backward Classes) as Examination Fee. Fee can be paid through Online mode during submission of online application form by using Debit/Credit card or Net banking or any other option available. See officially released advertisement for more details.


How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of West Central Railway — www.wcr.indianrailways.gov.in (See Application form’s link given below) from dated 05/08/2017 to 04/09/2017

Candidate applying for more than one game/event shall submit separate applications with separate fee.

Upon successful payment of prescribed fee and submission of online application form, the system generated Registration/ Acknowledgement Slip with unique registration number will appear on the computer screen. Candidates must print-out it in two copies on plain A4 size paper. One copy of the print-out must be retained by the candidate for future references and the other copy is to be send along with attested copies of testimonials (qualification certificate/mark sheet, age proof, caste certificate, experience certificate if applicable and etc), at the below given address so as to reach on or before 20/09/2017


For detailed instruction on how to apply online, please go through the officially released advertisement (See below given link/ PDF file for more details)


Address to send the Print-out of Online Application: Chairman, Railway Recruitment Cell, West Central Railway, RB-IV, 290, South Civil Line, Station Road, Jabalpur (M.P.) – 482001. Candidates should send their application form through speed post.

The envelope containing the print-out/enclosures should be superscribed on top with — CATEGORY NUMBER _____AND SPORTS NAME/POSITION ______


Important Dates:
Starting Date of Online Application: 05/08/2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 04/09/2017
Last Date of receipt of system generated Print-out: 20/09/2017



Above given information are in brief. Before applying Online please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of West Central Railway www.wcr.indianrailways.gov.in
For Advt., See following PDF file — See detailed Advt.
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