Monday, 21 March 2016

RPF Recruitment 2016 - 246 Nos. Constable (BAND)

RPF Recruitment 2016 - 246 Nos. Constable (BAND) Posts:- Railway Protection Force invited applications from eligible Male/Female Candidates for filling up the posts of Constable (BAND) in Railway Protection Force / Railway Protection Special Force. More details is given below...

RPF Recruitment

Name of the Posts: Constable (BAND)
Total Posts: 246 Nos

Number of vacancies ass per Community Break up:-

  • Male : UR=123, OBC=50, SC=26, ST=22 Total = 221 Nos.

  • Female : UR=14, OBC=06, SC=03, ST=02 Total = 25 Nos.

Instrument wise vacancy

  • Flute/Piccolo = 14 Nos.

  • EB Clarinet = 46 Nos.

  • Alto Saxophone = 20 Nos.

  • Tenor Saxophone = 19 Nos.

  • Tenor/Slide Trombone = 20 Nos.

  • Brass Slide Trumpet = 24 Nos.

  • French Horn/Horn = 12 Nos.

  • Euphonium = 19 Nos.

  • Cornet = 09 Nos.

  • Eb Bass = 06 Nos.

  • Bass Drum = 09 Nos.

  • Side Drum/Snare = 19 Nos.

  • Oboe = 05 Nos.

  • Cymbal = 05 Nos.

  • Bagpipe = 11 Nos.

  • Brass Bass = 07 Nos.

  • Tuba = 01 No.

The above posts are meant for all Indian Railways of Railway Protection Force (BAND) and Railway Protection Special Force (BAND).

Qualification: Candidates must be Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board/ University. Educational certificate other than State Board/Central Board should be accompanied with Government of India notification declaring that such qualifications is equivalent to Matriculation/10th pass for services under Central Government.

Age: 18 to 25 years as on 01-07-2016. The Candidate must be born between 02.07.1991 and 01.07.1998 (both dates inclusive). Age relaxation is applicable 5 years for SC/ ST, 3 years for OBC & for others as per rules.

Application fee: An application fee of Rs. 50/- (non- refundable) will be collected in the form of crossed Indian Postal Order/Bank Draft payable in favour of Financial Advisor & Chief Accounts Officer, East Central Railway, Hajipur. However, no fee will be charged from candidates belong to SC/ST categories, Female and Ex. Servicemen.

How to Apply: Interested may apply in prescribed application form can be downloaded from the official website of Indian Railways ( or taken from the employment news or from this advertisement and submitted on A-4 size bond paper, using one side only and sent to the IG-Chief Security Commissioner, East Central Railway, Hajipur, Pin Code- 844101, Bihar. The words, “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF CONSTABLE (BAND) IN RPF INCLUDING RPSF” shall be super scribed on the envelope containing the application.

Important Dates:

  • Starting date of online application: 11-04-2016.

  • Last date for for candidates living in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Jammu & Kashmir,Lahaul & Spiti District and Pangi Sub Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands 18-04-2016.