RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Recruitment 2019-Apply Online

RRB (Railway Recruitment Board) is a Government Board of India. It aims in fulfilling recruitment needs of new employees in the Indian railways. Indian Railways is one among the biggest recruiter in the country. It mainly focuses on expanding the railway workforce.

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Recruitment 2019 | The RRB officials have released the total vacancies of NTPC to be 1.3 lakh+. The candidates can fill the RRB NTPC Application from 28th February 2019. The last date is to be released yet.

  • Every year, around 20-30,000 people apply for the exam
  • Secondly, the total vacancies of Senior clerk cum typist are around 869
  • Also, the pay scale of the post is 5200-20200
  • The Commercial Apprentice is the best post in RRB
  • Even more, the senior clerk cum typist manages the clerks at junior positions
  • The senior clerk cum typist has to work at different departments and has major responsibilities
  • Moreover, the post preference varies between 4-6

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Recruitment: Highlights

The table given below elaborates on RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Recruitment 2019 main highlights. The necessary information regarding the exam and CA are inside the table:

Name of the exam RRB NTPC
Conducting Body Railway Recruitment Board
Total senior clerk cum typist Vacancies 800+
Application Form Filling stars on 28th February 2019
Exam Date To be notified yet
Mode of Application Online
Salary 5200-20200
Grade Pay 2800
Official Website www.indianrailways.gov.in

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Eligibility

The candidates who want to fill the application form for the RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist should meet the eligibility for it. The eligibility of the candidate is calculated in terms of Age-Limit, Qualification, Citizenship and Physical Fitness:

  • The candidate’s minimum age should be 18 years and maximum 30 years
  • Secondly, the age-relaxation for different categories vary
  • Moreover, the candidates must have a graduation degree from a recognized educational institute
  • The candidates who are waiting for their results are not eligible to apply for the exam
  • Also, the candidates must have a good typing proficiency
  • There are chances that the preference can be in the court of experienced candidates

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RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Vacancy

The RRB senior clerk cum typist Vacancy is given below. Also, all the candidates must take a look at the important details:

  • The total RRB NTPC vacancies are more than 1.3 lakhs
  • Most importantly, the vacancies of RRB Commercial Apprentice are more than 800
  • The RRB senior clerk cum typist vacancies according to the categories are as follows:

General- 348

SC 140

ST 109

OBC 191 Total: 869

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Salary

The salary of the senior clerk cum typist is as follows:

(i) Pay Scale 5200-20200
(ii) Grade Pay 2800
(iii) Initial Pay 8500
(iv) Total Pay (i) + (ii ) 11360

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Syllabus

The syllabus of RRB senior clerk cum typist is given below in the table. The marking scheme is also there:

Section No. of Questions Max Marks
Arithmetic Ability 30 30
Reasoning & General Intelligence 30 30
General Awareness 30 30
General Science 30 30
Total 120 120

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist Job Profile

The person at the job is appointed for General work in any Indian Railways Department.

Job Profile: 

The job of RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist is an indoor job. The person at the job has to handle the positions which are at junior level.

  • This particular post is not very particular
  • Secondly, the person can be sent in any of the departments
  • Also, the departments may vary like Engineering, Electrical, Mechanical etc
  • Besides that, this job is the best suited for women


As a senior clerk cum typist, there is no specific shift. The person has to work on the usual office timings. Moreover, the weekends are on holidays.

Work Load & Pressure:

  • The person needs to be active
  • Secondly, there are no shift systems
  • Besides that, the person has to handle the junior clerks
  • Moreover, the person should maintain good communication skills in order to communicate during the requirement
  • Also, the working hours would be fixed every day

The Promotion:

The promotion is based on the following:

  • Chief Trains Clerk
  • Goods Guard
  • Assistant Station Master

Work Benefits & Security

RRB Senior Clerk cum Typist has many perks and securities provided by the govt. itself. So, the following points will clear on the benefits and security of this post:

  • First of all, the candidate will get Dearness Allowance on the total pay
  • Also, the candidate will get a house allowance
  • Moreover, the govt. will also provide transport allowance to the employee
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