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02/07/2017

Railway Commercial Apprentice (CA): Job Profile, Salary, Promotion

Railway Commercial Apprentice (CA) – Railway Apprentice (CA) Job Profile, Salary, Eligibility, Promotion & Vacancies: Job profile of Commercial Apprentice (CA) in Indian Railway. I guess you are interested in Railway NTPC Graduate recruitment in Indian Railway. Candidates all set to put Commercial Apprentice (CA) as first preference in Railway NTPC Revise post preference online form first need to know its Job details and career path information.

Railway is all set to announce RRB NTPC Final Result for the post of Commercial Apprentice now. It's always a good idea to know, what career growths are there in Railway Commercial Apprentice (CA)? Here is everything you should know about Railway Commercial Apprentice (CA) post such as Duties, Job Description, Career Path, Salary, Promotion, Vacancies, qualification and recruitment process.

Railway Commercial Apprentice (CA) Job Profile

Commercial Apprentice (CA) is a famous Group-C Non-Technical post in Indian Railways, recruited through RRB NTPC categories Examination. Recruitment in Commercial Apprentice (CA) is for employing the successful candidates in Supervisor/ Inspector posts in Commercial departments. This is the major departments in Indian Railway, taking care of collecting revenue. Earlier training period for these Apprentices was 2 years but recent circular by Railway Board curtailed the training period to less than 100 days. Commercial Apprentices are trained as a sort of multi skilled supervisors in the Commercial branch.

What is the Job profile of Commercial Apprentice (CA) in Indian Railway? This question comes in mind of a candidate applying for Railway Commercial Apprentice (CA) posts. Read more about Job profile of Commercial Apprentice (CA) in Railways.

About Commercial Apprentice:

# Name of the Post: Commercial Apprentice (CA)
# Training Period: 80 Days (Less than 100)
# Salary: During Training - Grade Pay Rs. 2800/-
                After Training - Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-
# 1st Salary: Rs. 38,000/- (Approx)
# Bond: 5 Years Bond.

Job Profile of CA: A Commercial Apprentice (CA) is trained as a sort of multi skilled supervisors in the Commercial branch. Two year training is given to Apprentices (CA) in different categories of working of Commercial branch. i.e. training in duties of commercial clerks, parcel clerks, goods clerks, catering and commercial inspectors.They will be given 80 days training in different categories of working of Commercial branch - training in duties of Commercial clerks, parcel clerks, goods clerks, catering, commercial inspectors.
They may be put to work independently also in these posts during training.

After training they will be posted as Commercial Supervisor/ Goods Supervisor/ Parcel Supervisor/ Commercial Inspector. They will be given initial salary as 35400 INR as per 7 th Pay Commission. They are eligible for Limited Departmental Competitive exam to become Assistant Commercial Manager ( Group-B ) after 5 years of service.

Further they are promoted as Senior Inspectors/ Supervisors in their commercial department in Grade Pay of Rs. 4600 & 4800/-. They are also eligible to appear in the departmental competitive exam, to get promoted into Gazetted ranks (Group B).

Career Path/ Promotions: A Commercial Apprentice (CA) will have the following career growth.
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Salary: Following are the salary and other perks a Commercial Apprentice (CA) gets.

I.Pay ScaleRs. 9300 - 34800
II.Grade PayRs. 4200/-
III.Basic Pay:Rs. 9300/-

Apart from these, A Commercial Apprentice will get other allowances as admissible for central Govt. Employees (DA, TA & HRA). There will be deductions from salary include 10% of total Pay towards New Pension scheme.

Vacancies: Following vacancies are currently available for Commercial Apprentice (CA) posts in Indian Railway. Read more at RRB NTPC Revised Vacancy List.

Railway Board
Railway Zone
No. Of Vacancies
UR
OBC
SC
ST
Total
RRB Ahmedabad
WR
7
8
2
0
17
WR
0
0
0
0
12
RRB Allahabad
NCR
13
4
2
1
20
RRB Ajmer
NWR
8
6
2
0
16
RRB Bangalore
SWR
19
6
5
2
32
RRB Bhopal
WR
0
0
1
0
1
RRB Bhubaneswar
ECoR
3
2
3
1
9
RRB Bilaspur
SECR
3
1
1
0
5
CR
8
6
2
1
17
RRB Chennai
SR
61
25
11
8
105
RRB Gorakhpur
NER
31
17
9
5
62
RRB Kolkata
ER
37
19
18
8
82
RRB Malda
SER
12
6
4
2
24
RRB Mumbai
CR
67
30
22
10
129
RRB Secunderabad
SCR
37
28
13
7
85
ECoR
7
2
1
2
12
RRB Thiruvananthapuram
SR
40
17
12
5
74
Special Recruitment for PWD
RRB Allahabad
NR
0
0
0
0
1
Total
353
177
108
52
703

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university or equivalent. Diploma  in  Rail  Transport  and  Management  from  the  Institute  of  Rail  Transport  will  be  an  additional  desirable  qualification. Read more at Railway Apprentice (TA & CA) qualification.

Recruitment Process: Two Stage Computer Based Test (CBT 1 & 2) followed by Document Verification. Read more at Railway NTPC Selection process.

RRB NTPC Job Profile : All Posts.