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Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) invites online applications for recruitment to the post of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) for 5696 vacancies in pay level-2 for Centralised Employment Notice (CEN) No 01/2024. All eligible and interested Indian citizens can apply online at Railway RRB recruitment official website from 20th January 2024 to till the application last date 19th February 2024 for ALP recruitment in all Railway Recruitment Boards.

Interested candidates read the full notification carefully, before applying online.

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Important Dates

  • Application Start Date: 20-01-2024
  • Application Last Date: 19-02-2024
  • Correction Window: 20-02-2024 to 29-02-2024
  • Photo & Sign Upload Date: 27-05-2024 to 31-05-2024
  • CBT 1 Exam Date: June - Aug 2024
  • CBT 2 Exam Date: Sep 2024

Application Fee

  • SC/ ST/ Female/ ESM/ Minorities/ EBC: Rs.250/-
  • All Other Candidates: Rs.500/-
  • The payment can be made by using Debit Cards, Credit Cards, Internet Banking or UPI.

Age Limit

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  • Age as On : 01.07.2024
  • Minimum Age: 18 Years
  • Maximum Age: 30 33 Years
  • (For Age Relaxation See Notification.)

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RRB ALP Eligibility Criteria 2024

(A.) Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI from recognized institutions of NCVT/ SCVT in the trades of Fitter, Electrician, Instrument Mechanic, Millwright/ Maintenance Mechanic, Mechanic (Radio &TV), Electronics Mechanic, Mechanic (Motor Vehicle), Wireman, Tractor Mechanic, Armature & Coil Winder, Mechanic (Diesel), Heat Engine, Turner, Machinist, Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning Mechanic. (OR)

Matriculation/ SSLC plus Course Completed Act Apprenticeship in the trades mentioned above (OR)

(B.) Matriculation / SSLC plus three years Diploma in Mechanical / Electrical/ Electronics/ Automobile Engineering (OR)

Combination of various streams of these Engineering disciplines from a recognised Institution in lieu of ITI.

Note: Degree in the Engineering disciplines as above will also be acceptable in lieu of Diploma in Engineering.

Railway ALP Vacancy 2024 Details

Post Name Pay Level in 7th CPC Initial Pay Total Post
Assistant Loco Pilot Level - 2 Rs. 19900/- 5696

Railway ALP Zone Wise Vacancy 2024

Ahmedabad WR 95 37 17 65 24 238
Ajmer NWR 86 32 13 72 25 228
Bangalore SWR 186 72 35 127 53 473
Bhopal WCR 145 25 19 21 9 219
WR 35 5 0 18 7 65
Bhubaneshwar ECoR 104 42 51 65 18 280
Bilaspur CR 57 0 13 44 10 124
SECR 483 179 89 322 119 1192
Chandigarh NR 42 2 4 12 6 66
Chennai SR 57 33 15 29 14 148
Gorakhpur NER 18 7 3 11 4 43
Guwahati NFR 26 9 4 17 6 62
Jammu Srinagar NR 15 6 3 11 4 39
Kolkata ER 155 37 19 23 20 254
SER 30 11 23 20 7 91
Malda ER 67 19 20 25 30 161
SER 23 8 4 15 6 56
Mumbai SCR 10 4 2 7 3 26
WR 41 16 8 30 15 110
CR 179 58 37 95 42 411
Muzaffarpur ECR 15 5 3 11 4 38
Patna ECR 15 6 3 10 4 38
Prayagraj NCR 163 13 10 27 28 241
NR 21 7 3 12 2 45
Ranchi SER 57 32 10 38 16 153
Secunderabad ECoR 80 30 15 54 20 199
SCR 228 85 40 151 55 559
Siliguri NFR 27 10 5 18 7 67
Thiruvananthpuram SR 39 14 14 1 2 70
Grand Total 2499 804 482 1351 560 5696

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Medical Standard

Medical Standard General Fitness Vision Standards
A-1 Physical fit in all respects
  1. Distant Vision: 6/6, 6/6 without glasses with fogging test (must not accept +2D)
  2. Near Vision: Sn:0.6, 0.6 without glasses and
  3. Must pass tests for Colour Vision, Binocular Vision, Field of Vision, Night Vision, Mesopic Vision, etc.

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RRB ALP Notification 2024 PDF

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) in all notified Railway Recruitment Boards (RRBs) for 5696 vacancies in pay level-2. The last date for submission of application is 19th February 2024. All interested candidates can download recruitment notification in PDF through given link as below, before apply online must read the notification carefully to avoid any kind of confusion.

RRB ALP Recruitment Summary 2024

Recruitment Agency Railway Recruitment Board (RRB)
Post Name Assistant Loco Pilot
CEN No. 01/2024
Application Start Date 20 January 2024
Application Last Date 19 February 2024
Total Post 5696
RRB ALP Salary Rs. 19900/-
Download Notification RRB ALP Notification 2024
Apply Online For RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

RRB ALP Selection Process 2024

The recruitment process shall comprise of the following stages:

  1. First Stage CBT (CBT-1)
  2. Second Stage CBT (CBT-2)
  3. Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)
  4. Document Verification (DV) and
  5. Medical Examination (ME)

Shortlisting of candidates for the Second Stage CBT shall be done RRB-wise at the rate of 15 (fifteen) times the vacancies for that RRB (may increase or decrease as per requirement of the Railway Administration). It will be based on their merit in CBT-1. Marks will be normalized in all the stages of exam that involve multiple shifts. The shortlisted candidates for CBT-2 shall be informed through official RRB websites as well as via SMS and email (to their registered mobile number and email ID) to download their E-call letters for appearing in CBT-2.

RRB ALP Syllabus and Exam Scheme 2024

First Stage CBT (CBT-1)

CBT-1 will only be a screening exam for shortlisting eligible candidates for CBT-2 based on their normalized marks and merit.

  1. Duration: 60 minutes
  2. Number of questions: 75, Maximum marks: 75 (@1 mark per question)
  3. There shall be negative marking @1/3rd marks for each wrong answer.
  4. Normalization of marks will be done for CBTs held in multiple shifts.
  5. Minimum pass percentage for eligibility: UR & EWS - 40%, OBC (NCL) - 30%, SC-30%, ST- 25%.
  6. The standard of questions for CBT-1 will generally be in conformity with the educational standards and/or minimum technical qualifications prescribed for the post. Questions will be of objective type with multiple choice answers and are likely to cover topics pertaining to the following syllabus: a. Mathematics, b. Mental Ability, c. General Science, d. General Awareness

Second Stage CBT (CBT-2)

Shortlisting of candidates for CBT-2 shall be done RRB-wise and community wise as per their normalized marks and merit in CBT-1.

Total number of candidates to be shortlisted for CBT-2 shall be limited to 15 times the number of vacancies notified against each RRB.

  1. CBT-2 shall comprise of two parts viz., Part-A and Part-B as detailed below.
  2. Total Duration: 2 hours and 30 minutes & Total Questions: 175
    • Part-A: 90 minutes & 100 questions
    • Part-B: 60 minutes & 75 questions
  3. There shall be negative marking @1/3rd marks for each wrong answer.
  4. Normalization of marks will be done for CBTs held in multiple shifts.
  5. In Part -A, Minimum pass percentage for eligibility: UR & EWS-40%, OBC (NCL) - 30%, SC- 30%, ST-25%.
  6. Only the marks scored in Part-A shall be counted for shortlisting of candidates for further stages of this recruitment process provided the candidate irrespective of community is able to secure qualifying marks (35%) in Part-B.
  7. SYLLABUS for Part-A: a. Mathematics, b. General Intelligence and Reasoning, c. Basic Science and Engineering.
  8. SYLLABUS for Part-B: Part-B is only a qualifying test in nature and shall have questions from the various trade syllabi as prescribed by Directorate General of Training (DGT).

RRB ALP Medium of Examination 2024

Questions for CBT-1 and CBT-2 will be available in English, Hindi and 13 regional Indian languages (viz., Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu). Accordingly, candidates must choose their medium of examination from any one amongst those listed in the ONLINE application form. CBT-1 and CBT-2 questions will be displayed in the language opted and in English. However, CBAT will be conducted only in English and Hindi.

RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Document Verification 2024

  1. Based on the marks and merit of candidates in Part-A of CBT-2, qualifying in Part-B of CBT-2 and scores in CBAT, candidates equal to the number of vacancies, will be shortlisted for Document Verification.
  2. In case two or more candidates secure equal marks, their merit position shall be determined by age criteria i.e., the older candidate shall be given higher merit than the younger candidate.
  3. Appointment of selected candidates is subject to their passing the requisite Medical Fitness Test to be conducted by the Railway Administration and final verification of all essential documents and verification of antecedents/character of the candidates.
  4. Candidates may please note that RRBs only recommend names of empanelled candidates to the Railway Zone concerned. The offer of appointment is issued only by the respective Railway Zones.
  5. In case of any shortfall in empanelment or other exigencies, RRBs reserve the right to utilise the candidates down in the merit list if required, as per merit and options of such candidates. This however, will not confer any vested right on such candidates to be considered for appointment.

Railway ALP Documents Uploading List 2024

Mandatory Scanned Documents to be kept ready before filling the application:

  1. Recent, clear colour passport size photograph (against a plain white background) of the candidate in JPEG image (size 30 to 70 KB) - without wearing dark glasses and/or cap.

    Note: Candidates must have at least 12 (twelve) copies of the same photograph for future use during the recruitment process.

  2. Scanned JPEG image of candidate's signature in running handwriting (size 30 to 70 KB)
  3. SC/ST Certificate (only for candidates requesting free pass for train travel) in in PDF format (upto 500kb)

FAQs : RRB ALP Recruitment 2024

  • Q.1. What is full form of ALP in Railway?
  • Ans:- The full form of ALP is Assistant Loco Pilot.
  • Q.2. Is there any application fee for RRB ALP?
  • Ans:- Yes, For SC/ ST/ Female/ ESM/ Minorities/ EBC is Rs.250/- and for all others are Rs.500/-
  • Q.3. What is RRB ALP application last date?
  • Ans:- Online application form submission last date is 19th February 2024.
  • Q.4. What is eligibility criteria for Railway ALP?
  • Ans:- Matriculation / SSLC plus ITI/ SSLC plus three years Diploma. Degree in the Engineering disciplines will also be acceptable in lieu of Diploma in Engineering.
  • Q.5. What is RRB ALP salary?
  • Ans:- RRB ALP recruitment initial salary will be Rs.19900/- with pay level-2.
  • Q.6. What is RRB Assistant Loco Pilot helpline number?
  • Ans:- Helpline Number is 9592-001-188.
RRB ALP Vacancy 2024
RRB ALP Vacancy 2024