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Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)

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Previously known as Assistant Driver.

  • Job profile: He assists Loco Pilot in Driving or piloting the train. Job require continuous attention and high degree of responsiveness. Your response to situations are tested by an Aptitude test. You will assist Driver in performing his duties including calling out signal as soon as one is sighted, fine-tuning Loco ,attending minor repairs of the Loco.
  • The strenuous nature of the job is compensated by allowances of which the important one is Running Allowance. You are paid Running Allowance based on the monthly kilometres on the run.
  • Career path : ALP's next promotion is Sr. ALP followed by LP. After becoming LP one can write also exams for Power Controller, Crew Controller, Loco Foreman (Loco supervisor) . These posts have the added advantage of getting Running Allowance without actually running.
  • Qualification : Matriculation or equivalent undre 10+2 system and Course Completed Act Apprentice or ITI recognised by SCVT/NCVT or Diploma in Mecahnical/Electrical/Electronics/Automobile Engg recognised by AICTE or higher qualification.
  • Selection Process : Written Examination followed by Aptitude Test and Document Verification.
  • Salary and other perks

 

(i)
Pay Scale
5200 – 20200
(ii)
Grade Pay
1900
(iii)
Initial Pay
5830
(iv)
Total Pay (i) + (ii )
7730

 

 

  • Other Allowances depend on various conditions and hence cant be stated uniformly. Other major allowances include :
    DA on Total Pay above plus the running Allowance
    Transport Allowance
    Running Allowance
    House Rent Allowance(if not provided with quarters
  • Deductions from salry include 10% of total Pay towards New Pension scheme.

 

Comments

i select for alp

i select for alp banglore...some tell medical test is tough...physically no defect...but some teeth get affected whether due to this reason they reject???

ALP medical test is tough.

ALP medical test is tough. But dont worry. As an ALP doesnt require his tooth for his duties it is not a problem.smiley

RESPECTED SIR, i am trac

RESPECTED SIR,

i am trac kman( group  d  ,  engineering department)  recently join in railway   so   can i request  transfer    other department     if  i  eligible  transfer other department   

how to apply change for  department ?

Request transfer is not

Request transfer is not permitted to other departments.

rrb ajmer has also published

rrb ajmer has also published alp aptitude test result on 26.12.2012.go and check.

 

happy new year is coming.wish

happy new year is coming.wish u all a very happy new year in advance.rrb jammu and kashmir also announced their result of alp aptitude test.

Dear Sir   i was given the JE

Dear Sir

 

i was given the JE Signal Exam of RRB Ahamdabad at Ahamdabad on 9 th September 2012, Sir JE Signal's Question paper has three set of Question booklet out of these one paper is very easy( it have as per sylabus that as per the Engineering which are eligible for same as per the Employment notice) & other two sets are tough that is only 10% question of technical side (technical question 90 question asked) related to E&CE/EL/Com/IT & about 90% questioned were asked out of syllabus that asked from material science & mechanical engineering.

So those candidate who get easy set of question paper they score higher then  that who got tough (out of sylabus) set of question paper.

 

can we get the three set of question paper through RTI? so we can justify the our statement that i given above

 

ls help

3 sets of questions will be

3 sets of questions will be just the same with order of questions jumbled. Hence the standard will be same. Anyway you can ask by RTI if you want.

Can anyone tell me the

Can anyone tell me the reason why rrb banglore shortlisted only 644 candidates where as there are 776 vacancy for that board???

  The number of vacancies

 

The number of vacancies indicated in the centralised  employment notice is provisonal may increased or decreased or even become NIL depending upon the actual needs of the Railway administration.the adminstration aslo reserve to cancel the notified vacancies at it discretionand such decision will be final and binding on all.Inthe event of cancellation of notified vacancies,the exam fees will not be refunded.

Only RRB concerend can say.

Only RRB concerend can say. Maybe they revised vacancy position. Ask them by RTI.

sir can u help me plz ,when

sir can u help me plz ,when rdso selected cut of marks of aptitude test of each 40% or 50% ,then after how join the marks as a pecentage or number bassis because every part of aptitude test carries various number ? 24,10,72,96 like various number contained various vart of aptitude test plz u give me explain how the number are join marks wise or percentagewise per sub test of aptitudetest?

RDSO decidess eligibility of

RDSO decidess eligibility of each subtest sepeartely on a case by case.

i mean the number of sub test

i mean the number of sub test are joining by % percentage wise or maximum number wise???????????

rrb thirubanatapuram has

rrb thirubanatapuram has declared alp aptitude test result CEN NO.01/2011 on 13 Dec 2012 on their official web site.those who haven't checked yet go and check.do any body know when kolkata rrb will announce the result of alp aptitude test?

Yesterday rrb bangalore

Yesterday rrb bangalore anounced alp psycho test results total 644 candidates eligible and senior section engineer results also released those who are waiting for results go and visit website

sir, my eye power is -1.50

sir,
my eye power is -1.50 and -1.75. so please tell
me sir, whether this comes under medical
standard A-2 or A-3.....?
please do reply..

...sir,would you please tell

...sir,would you please tell me what is the required qualification and age limit for HINDI ASSISTANT-II departmental exam

Sir,        may i know that

Sir,

       may i know that when the result of ALP aptitude(psychology) test, RRB ajmer, will come?

This test was conducted on 16.10.2012 at ajmer.

After getting the result of aptitude test, medical and document verification are two separate steps or one common step left?

Please guide.

Each process of recruitment

Each process of recruitment is a seperate process.

How much time generally taken

How much time generally taken by rrb after aptitude test(Psychology) to produce result?

What is recruitment process for ALP after Psychology Test?

After Psychology test results

After Psychology test results will be published(only RRB can say when). After there will be Document Verification, Medical test.

hello

hello admin

                    pls reply whether a b.tech/B.E student is eligible to appear in alp or not

Students are not eligible.

Students are not eligible. But once you complete B. Tech/BE you are eligible for ALP.

its has been a long time when

its has been a long time when rrb secunderabad is going to publish the result for alp aptitude test?????

 

mostly on 27 r 28 of DEC

mostly on 27 r 28 of DEC

Only RRB can say.

Only RRB can say.

can any body please tell me

can any body please tell me when will the aptitude test result of alp be published?i mean,how much time it will take to publish the aptitude test result?say for example when will the result of Bangalore alp aptitude test result be published?and how much  % in each sub set of aptitude test is enough to get some one passed in this test(approximately)?smiley

Normally you can expect the

Normally you can expect the results in a couple of months. % marks required will only be decided by RDSO in each case as the standards of exam can vary.

after getting selected as ALP

after getting selected as ALP / TTE ..... our duty tymin ll b during day tym / nyt tym ... n wt is d minimum hrs to work a day as ALP .... n hw our posting ll b done .. ????

"day tym / nyt tym". Please

"day tym / nyt tym".
Please write in a language somebody can understand.

i mean dat , hw ll b the

i mean dat , hw ll b the working hours of ALP for newly appointed ALP .... will it b only during day tym duty / nyt duty ??

Indian Railways run trains 24

Indian Railways run trains 24 hours. As such all staff (except office staff) will have day and night duties.

sir is der any courses

sir is der any courses conducted by railway ministry for d sake sake of recruitment , ... except leaving diploma courses .. courses based on 10th r 10+2 ..

Yes. It is called Special

Yes. It is called Special Class Apprentice. The entrance exam is conducted by UPSC each year. Selected candidates will be given 4 year engineering course and directly induct them as Engineers soon after.

when waa baangaalure

when waa baangaalure loco pilat aptitude result

sir, i am going to seek

sir, i am going to seek appointment on cg with intermediate. i want to join as commercial clerk i was confused about types of clerks. are there any types if so give me information. what's promotions i get if i join as cc. what will be my first month salary pls reply kindly....

when was the bangalure loco

when was the bangalure loco pilot aptitude test result please tel me

sir, i am going to seek

sir, i am going to seek appointment on cg with intermediate. i want to join as commercial clerk i was confused about types of clerks. are there any types if so give me information. what's promotions i get if i join as cc. what will be my first month salary pls reply kindly....

Yes there are different types

Yes there are different types of Clerks.
Commercial Clerk issue tickets, do parcel booking etc.
Office Clerk do the office work.
Train Clerk prepares train documents.
Promotion depends on many conditions. You can expect promotion to Sr. Clerk in 10 plus years.

sir today i received my call

sir today i received my call letter. to whom & when i am supposed to submit my original study certificates for verification. what are things i should carry for exam. is same promotion is applied for office clerk also ( ten years to sr. clerk)...

after hw many years service

after hw many years service in group d post like porter , trackman etc , v can b eligible to b promoted / write departmental exam for group c post like tte , alp , ecrc , etc..... ..

There are different channels

There are different channels of promotion. The rules differs for each channel. See this article for details: http://indianrailwayemployee.com/content/promotion

sir actually i want to knw

sir actually i want to knw wats the work of the PORTER , SAFAIWALA , POINTSMAN , TRACKMEN , HAMAL ...... can u pls explain in detail for me .....

Traffic Porter is the helper

Traffic Porter is the helper in a Station. He do the loading/unloading, cleaning, coupling wagons etc.

Safaiwala is Station Cleaner.

Trackmen maintains track, do the joints etc.

hahahaha :) ..... i jus heard

hahahaha :) ..... i jus heard dat iti is also done by correspondence so i had a ques sir .. 

 

thnkq for ur kind info sir :) ...

Dear sir is correspondence

Dear sir is correspondence iti trades eligible for recruitment  in post like ALP ??

 

pls solve my ques ...

ITI through correspondence??

ITI through correspondence?? No.
It is like the joke of the person who want to join the Indian Navy after completing Swimming Diploma by correspondence!!!

sir any railway  officer can

sir any railway  officer can help me  how many marks there in  every part of  aptitude test   or  all sub exam in phycotest, are every part of sub exam contained  same marks or not? and after pass the cut off marks of  every sub exam of phyco test which procedure the  number are collect  of every sub exam of phycological test? please help me anyone sir i really confused and getting tension please any one help me......

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