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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

ya sir correspondence iti

ya sir correspondence iti trades ??

Good evening all...is there

Good evening all...is there any negative marking in Psychological Test of ALP exam?
If you know something about this please reply here...I will be very grateful to you.

does correspondence

does correspondence qualification in any stream like BE , B.Com , BSc , 10+2 ( puc 2nd year) , DIPLOMA  in any stream which is recognized by DEC ( distance education council )  , UGC . is valid for recruitment in railways for post like ALP/TC/ECRC/TTE ???????

If any ITI certificate earned

If any ITI certificate earned through correspondence education is valuable r no ???

ITI trades like : DIESEL MECHANIC, FITTER, ELECTRICIAN ll b valuable for ALP designation ?

Correspondence ITI??

Correspondence ITI??

AMIE is recognised as

AMIE is recognised as equivalent to Degree in Engineering. Other Correspondence course will not be accepted.

SIr according the rules &

SIr according the rules & regulations of 2012 what should b the minimum qualification for ALP / TTE / TC ???

For ALP the minimum

For ALP the minimum qualification is ITI and TC it is 10+2. TTE is a promotion post from TC.

in ITI which trade should b

in ITI which trade should b done for recruitment of ALP.... ???

Any ITI will be enough.

Any ITI will be enough.

what should be the qualifing

what should be the qualifing marks in technician gr.iii.... for category no 1,2 & 3 ?

what are the chance of

what are the chance of assistant loco pilot exam  in medical if eye sight having -1 myopia?

Chances are less. You cant

Chances are less. You cant use glasses for ALP initial medical.

HI siR wat is the pay

HI siR

wat is the pay scale of ASSISTANT LOCO PILOT and what is the education qualification required to get recruited as ALP ..

All the information you ask

All the information you ask are given in the above article.

sir i have complete diploma

sir i have complete diploma in mechanical engineering  so apprenticeship traning is starts in which month and all procedures 

what is the starting salary

what is the starting salary for ALP

when a diploma holder (ALP) can expect next promotion

& what is his next promotion?

Around 18000 - 20000.

Around 18000 - 20000. Promotion varies according to Division/Zone. 5 + years normally he become Senior ALP.

thank you tapan 4 your

thank you tapan 4 your valuable reply

Has the vacancy of asst. loco

Has the vacancy of asst. loco pilot been increased in RRB Kolkata ?

I want to know the pass marks

I want to know the pass marks in each section in the psycho test ........ Only rrb bhuwaneswar announced that the ratio of written test marks and psycho test marks shall be 70:30....So will it be followed in every RRB ? PLZ help me.....

The ratio for merit list for

The ratio for merit list for ALP is 70:30. It is the same for all RRBs.

any one help me sir how alp

any one help me sir how alp driver merit list made ,written exam number and phyco test number join and then made merit list.how much number get to pass phyco test,is 40% or there are a merit which student get maxmum number is phyco they qualify ,mainly i question about which bassis the merit list made.plz help me..

See this article:

See this article: http://indianrailwayemployee.com/content/procedure-conducting-aptitude-t...
The ratio of written test marks and aptitude test marks shall be 70:30. You have to qualify in all groups seperately of aptitude test. Cut off will be decided by RDSO in each case.

Hello, Can Anybody know that

Hello, Can Anybody know that how many Vaccancy are there in Assistant Loco Pilot (RRB kolkata),E.N No.-CEN-01/2011.

Please tell about aptitude

Please tell about aptitude test for alp what type of questions how they ask 1 by 1 or by group written or oral

assistant loco pilot

assistant loco pilot chandigarh ka written exam result kab ayega jo 15 july ko hua tha

i am prasanna i atend

i am prasanna i atend aptitude test for loco pilot in bangalure writen test i espect 85 marks and aptitude test first 4 section 100% 5th section 65% any chance is ther for me that means writen 50pionts and aptitude 26 piont total 76 pionts please cal me 9900150173

This cant be predicted as all

This cant be predicted as all depend on the comparitive performance of others also.

Please tell about aptitude

Please tell about aptitude test for alp what type of questions how they ask 1 by 1 or by group written or oral

sir what is the cut off for

sir what is the cut off for alp aptitude test

Cut off marks are decided by

Cut off marks are decided by RDSO in each case.

any one have idea of having

any one have idea of having sectional cutoff for each test it may be 30%  40 % 50%? because i attempt     4 sections 100% but last test 42/72 attempt and my friend attempt 36/72 in last section pls any one knows pls reply me is there chance to qualify ? 

how many Q's in section

how many Q's in section 1,2,3,4 and 5. how much time given for each section. plz reply... or give ur contact no.

Hi sir i'm sure of

Hi sir i'm sure of qualifying Rrb alp tests i.e.,both written and psychology tests. I have a doubt that i have a eye sight.. If i fail in medical test in any one test can i apply re-medical and is laser treatment allowed

same problem with me

same problem with me also,
brother..

when will the ALP aptitude

when will the ALP aptitude test result
be announced which was held between
17/09/2012 to 25/09/2012 at
bangalore......

next week

next week

is there any kind of cut off

is there any kind of cut off marks in aptitude test exam of alp?if yes,then what is it?and no,then how much,i mean what % of answer can make some 1 sure about to get selected?how much can some 1 can give right answer 2 memory test?

final merit will based like

final merit will based like this 70% written exam and 30% aptitude

assistant loco pilot

assistant loco pilot chandigarh ka written exam result kab ayega jo 15 july ko hua tha

sir plz give me some

sir plz give me some guideline for alp apptitude test .

 

See RDSO site for Aptitude

See RDSO site for Aptitude Tests: http://www.irptd.org.in/phycho3.html

admin when will the apptitude

admin when will the apptitude exam result come for bangalore region...any body having info plz reply

Hi santosh i wanna k9 abt d

Hi santosh
i wanna k9 abt d pattern of aptitude test.. is it easy or kinda tough... if possible mail me sme sample paper on avielecengg@gmail.com
Regards

questions r easy ...but u

questions r easy ...but u will not be having time to do them...there will be 5 rounds....like they will be given 94 qustions to be ticked in 5 min...
for sample paper visit - rrbbnc.gov.in

Hi santosh.. thanx for

Hi santosh..
thanx for previous answer... is der ny -ve marking and hw much ques one should attempt for getting success.. aptitude test marks is added or not in final selection...
regards

-ve marking is not there

-ve marking is not there ...and yes aptitude test marks are added for selection...there will be totaly 5 rounds in apti u have to pass all the rounds....dude pratice like any thing...u have to be very fast..

if u want any info call me

if u want any info call me ..09036673973

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