Change of Category rules for Railway Employees

  • Requests should not normally be entertained for change of category to Commercial and other non-technical popular categories like Clerk, Accounts Clerk, Ticket Collector, Commercial Clerk, Sr. Clerk, Jr. Accounts Assistant, Commercial Apprentice, Traffic Apprentice, ECRC etc.  except in case of surplus staff and medically decategorised staff in any category.( Ref 5)

Compassionate Ground appointment

  • In case of Compassionate Ground appointment, category allotted to a candidate could be considered for change only before a candidate accepts the offer of appointment and goes for medical examination.
  • Once the candidate accepts the offer of appointment and goes for medical examination then change of category can be considered only on account of medical unfitness or by an authority higher than the one who has decided the category of allotment. (Ref 4)

Change of Cadre in case of Group D Employees
Group D employees cannot change cadre from Technical to Non-technical (office) category normally.
Group D employees  can apply for vacancies in workshops reserved for them as follows:

  1. 40% of vacancies in from amongst volunteers from amongst regular staff of other departments who may like to go to the workshop cadre on bottom seniority.
  2. 10% by transfer from regular gangmen etc. as indicated below:

Conditions for transfer to Workshop for Gangmen / Trackmen /Khalasis /Safaiwalas

  • Gangmen / Trackmen may be allowed to change department to Mechanical, Power, Traffic, Commercial and to Works side of Engineering Deptt.
  • Such transfers should not exceed 10% of the annual intake of Gangmen / Trackmen nor 10% of annual intake in the relevant recruitment categories of each of these Departments to which Gangmen / Trackmen are transferred.
  • Khalasis of the Stores Department and Safaiwalas of all Departments may likewise be transferred to the Mechanical Workshop, but will be reckoned against the same 10% annual quota of vacancies in the Workshops as is open for absorption of Gangmen.
  • Half the length of continuous Railway services will be counted for seniority in the new cadre in which they are absorbed.

These intakes are subject to the conditions that Railway servants concerned should be suitable in all respects i.e.:-

  • Be literate where necessary.
  • Possess required physical standards prescribed for recruitment to that Department/Workshop.
  • Have the aptitude for work to which they are to be transferred.
  • The employee should have at least 40 years of age in the case of Gangmen and 35 years of age in the case of Stores Khalasis and Safaiwalas of all Deptts.

References
1. Para XV of Indian Railway Establishment Manual VoI. I Para 179
2. Railway Boards letter No. E(NG)1-99/CFP/23 dated 08-04-02
3. Railway Boards letter No. E(NG)1-99CFP/23 (RBE No. 86/2012)
4. Railway Board letter No. E[NG]II/2007/RC-1/Genl/13 dated 07.08.2009
5. Railway Board Letter No:   E[NG]I/2006/TR/18 dated 25-09-2007
6. Railway Board Letter No:  E[NG]I-95/TR/16 dated 20-12-1995

Comments

Dear Sir,

 

I have been working in Nanded Division as Goods Guard since 2010 and now I selected for Vijayawada division as Goods Guards. I had applied first for Vijayawada Division then for Nanded Division through RRB. Now, I want to leave Nanded Division and want to join Vijayawada Division.

Please let me know the rules for this.

Jitendra Kumar

8007420066

 

hello. i am appointed as a trackman in. i am presently working in the computer cell. i have done my 10+2 from AMU.. and have done ITI (civil draftmanship).. my area of experties is AUTOCADD... i alone do all the designing work in the region.. is there a possiblity that i can be permanent in computer cell or can change my category to token poter? please guide me.

Running staff eg. guard  completed rest hours and due for duty during night hours. he has  not reported for duty and reported requested for sick memo in the morning at around 08.00 am. On receopt of sick memo he attended medical officer on duty, the meidcal officer after examination made him fit for duty with medicine on the same day. the question what should be marked on the muster whether absent or sick ?

Kindly clarify

 

Respected Sir,

i am dinesh kumar das, i have took employment on compessionate grounds in railway on 17th march 2012 as trainee tech-III where i am undergoing 36months training presently.

sir, i have studied Bachelor of Physiotherapy. when i took employment in railway i was studying my final year and i took permission from Sr.DME to write exams. i got NOC and i completed my Physiotherapy degree and it is entered in SR.

Sir, now can i change into medical department as Physiotherapy? there is vacancy in sambalpur and khurda road division. so will i get post as physiotherapy now ?

Respected Sir,

I got selected as a Goods Gourd but yet to join. I simply can not handle it's working condition. I want to change the post category.

Is it possible to change the category? Can I switch to other Office job post like Commercial department, Railway School etc? For your kind information I have required qualification as I am an M.Sc. & B.Ed. in Economics.

What procedure should one follow to change the category? Where one must write to sort out this problem?

There are various office job posts in Indian Railway. This problem can be solved easily.

Please write about it. Your information will be very valuable for me and also it will enhance my knowledge.

Resp. sir,
I am selected as je draw by rrb ajmer under cen no. 1/2012. my panal date is 21.03.2013. My medical and police verification is over but i have not allot any division by NWR till date. but my friends in same cat. allot division . when i contact nwr headoffice they says that there is no vacancy in division now. you should wait fir some more Time.
my doubt is that how much time.will i get the job or not. because panal last date is near. i am main listed candidate i am so confused . please give me a satisfactory answer ,its very urgent . please. reply. pleeeeesssssss......

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In reply to by Durgesh.civil

Same to u.

I have been selected as JE/TRS ELECTRICAL SCRly.
But I have been alloted to SC DIVISION.
when I got in contact wid division persons, I got the same responce. They are just telling that there is no vacancies available at the moment and the files and SR's are transffered to CPO office.

But when we get the appointment is unpredictable.

Respectable samy sir
my question is still same that will i get the job or not within panal validity last date (22/03/2014) ......
pleeeeeessse.. answer

Dear Sir,

               Whether the Category alloted to a Railway employee appointed on Compassinate appointment  is changed (from Mechanical to Electrical) by the administration after starting the training with out the Request of that Employee. Please connect me the Circular or Railways Boards letter regarding in this subject.

Dear Sir,

               Whether the Category alloted to a Railway employee appointed on Compassinate appointment  is changed (from Mechanical to Electrical) by the administration after starting the training with out the Request of that Employee. Please connect me the Circular or Railways Boards letter regarding in this subject.

Dear Sir,

I am working as chief commercial clerk at SDAH DVN E.Rly. My appointment was 1982 through compensate ground. my  present grade pay is -4600/-, basic pay - 22360/-. My question is,(1) if i shall change my present category  to office clerk by own request, shall my pay fixation in DR quota ie in 2800/- GP or not. (2) On the same way if i shall change my present job to office clerk before 01.01.2016 or 7th pay commotion , what shall my  projected pay fixation after 7th pay commotion & how much loss i shall face .

                                  S.Banerje,

                          Chief Commercial Clerk,

                          Sealdah Division ,E.Rly.

                

sir

i m working in gangman can i mutual transfar with khalasi helper(civil eng)dept. candidate...its possible or not. or i can change the cadre in rrc as a gangman..

Sir,
I am appointed as JE (Mech) in C&W dept. On 6/4/15 on Compassionate ground. I am under training at Supervisors training centre Jhansi.
Sir, can I change my department to mechanical Diesel.
Can I get posting to Diesel shed kalyan or kurla?

Sir,
I am appointed as JE (Mech) in C&W dept. On 6/4/15 on Compassionate ground. I am under training at Supervisors training centre Jhansi.
Sir, can I change my department to mechanical Diesel.
Can I get posting to Diesel shed kalyan or kurla?

Sir,
I am appointed as JE (Mech) in C&W dept. On 6/4/15 on Compassionate ground. I am under training at Supervisors training centre Jhansi.
Sir, can I change my department to mechanical Diesel.
Can I get posting to Diesel shed kalyan or kurla?

Sir,
I am appointed as JE (Mech) in C&W dept. On 6/4/15 on Compassionate ground. I am under training at Supervisors training centre Jhansi.
Sir, can I change my department to mechanical Diesel.
Can I get posting to Diesel shed kalyan or kurla?

Sir,
I am appointed as JE (Mech) in C&W dept. On 6/4/15 on Compassionate ground. I am under training at Supervisors training centre Jhansi.
Sir, can I change my department to mechanical Diesel.
Can I get posting to Diesel shed kalyan or kurla?

hi sir

I am Âkîl from madurai ...I am working as Ticket examiner in southern railway....... I joined @ 18-2-2014 ... SNP staffs as entered into Ticket checking cader on 2015 ..In seniority list SNP staffs are senior to me now ..... How they will senior to me ???? I asked DPO/APO - MDU they are saying SNP staffs already worked in other dept so in seniority we calculate the length of service. ... But I refered in IREM VOL 1 1304 Disable/medically act ... Shall I file case ???

Sir, I have been selected in Tro department as a technician grade III in Ratlam Division. I Want to change my department Tro to Electrical Workshop. Is it possible. Please reply me.

Sir ... I m posted as a JE/DRG/Civil and my qualification is diploma in electronics ..  i want changed my category JE/Drg/Civil to JE/Work ... but qualification is required for JE/Work is diploma in civil ... sir i want know what is possible here change of category ...

 

Sir,

I am working as a Trackman(Engg.).Sir, I can not handle it's hard working condition due to my health problem.I want to change the post catagory to other group-D category like peon,gatekeeper etc. .

   Sir, is it possible to change the category? if possible, what is the procedure ?Plz. reply.

i m working as SSE/TELE in 4600 GP by promotion in SC category can i apply to mutual transfer to same railway in revert 4200 gp in same SC category

I recently de-categorued from locopilot to chief commercial clerk with medical standards A1 to C1 or below C1 due to Fits (seizer). Can i appeal only day duty because of C1 medical? Any rule?

I have decategorised form LOCO PILOT (Mail & Exp) in the year 2007 and now working as OS. Now I feel fit for Loco Pilot; so can I appeal for it. If so to how I have to appeal. Please let me advice at the earliest.

Good Morning Sir
myself P.Leena, working as track maintainer-IV, DOB-10.09.1981, DOA-18.08.2012, pay scale-5700-20200 with GP-1800, please guide me to make myself change of cadre from engineering department to other dept,i have been appointed under LARSGESS scheme, now please gudie me to change my cadre sir, small request sir even i am track maintainer-IV i am B.Com graduate sir, taking into my graduation any consideration is their or not please tell me sir please.

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