Railway Protection Force (RPF) Recruitment 2019: Apply Online for 798 Constable (Ancillary) Vacancies

Railway Protection Force (RPF)/ Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF) has given a notification for the recruitment of 798 Constable (Ancillary) vacancies in different trades. Interested and eligible candidates may read the Notification & Apply Online.

Railway Protection Force (RPF) Recruitment for 798 Constable (Ancillary) vacancies
Name of the Organization Indian Railway
Type of Organization Central government
Total Vacancies 798
Educational Qualification SSLC
Pay Scale Rs.19, 900/- to Rs. 69,100/-
Mode of Application online
Last date 30-01-2019

Vacancy details:

Post No. of Vacancies
Constable (Water Carrier) 452
Constable (Safaiwala) 199
Constable (Washer Man) 49
Constable (Barber) 49
Constable (Mali) 7
Tailor Gr. III 20
Cobbler Gr. III 22
Total 798

Educational qualification:

SSLC/ Matric from a recognized board

What is the age limit?

(As on 1 Jan 2019): Minimum 18 and maximum 25 years.

Age relaxation as per government rules will be provided.

Upper Age Limit (Category-wise)

Category Upper Age Limit
General 02.01.1994
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) 02.01.1991
SC/ST 02.01.1989


Selection Process:

  • Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • PET and PMT: Candidates who qualify in the written examination will be called for PET and PMT. The qualifying criteria for PET shall be as under:

    Category 800 meters Long Jump High Jump
    Constable 3 min 40 secs 9 ft 3 f


Salary Structure:

  • Tailor, Cobbler: Level 2 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs. 19,900 to Rs 63,200 plus allowances.
  • Water Carrier, Safaiwala, Washerman, Barber, Mali: Level 3 of 7th CPC Pay Matrix with initial pay of Rs. 21,700 to Rs 69,100 plus allowances.

Application Fee?

The application fee for the  RPF Constable (Ancillary) recruitment will be as follows.

Category Fees (Rs) Refund (Rs)
General/ OBC 500 400
SC/ST/EXs/Female/Minorities/EBC 250 250

How to Apply?

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online through the official web site of the railway recruitment board.

Important Dates:

  • Opening of Online Registration: 1 Jan 2019 (10.00 AM)
  • Closing of Online Registration :30 Jan 2019 (11.59 PM)
  • Exam Date: Feb/ March 2019


Apply online here


“A Disclaimer: Applicant should read official notification carefully before apply on last date of application, regarding age limit, academic qualification, Selection Process, pay scale, how to apply “.

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