If you are excited about working in Indian railway sector, you should be interested in the latest DMRC recruitment 2016-17.The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is a joint venture between Govt of India & Govt of Delhi which is responsible for implementing rail based mass rapid transit system for Delhi & other metro cities.Their head office is located in New Delhi.
DMRC, a government company has revolutionized the transportation network when the India`s 1st metro rail project became operational in Delhi.
With the central government keen to introduce metro rail services across various metro cities, DMRC is looking to recruit for Executive & Non-Executive posts.
Know These Dates
Online registration of applications from September 16 to October 15, 2016
Written exam dates – to be announced later | Test Location: Delhi/ NCR only
DMRC Jobs & Vacancies
As part of DMRC recruitment 2016, there is a total of 3428 vacancies – in two different sections under which the positions are classified.They are:
Section A – Executive Category (payscale of Rs.20,600-46,500)
Assistant Manager/Electrical – 14 posts
Asstt. Manager/ S&T - 07
Asstt. Manager /Civil - 5
Asstt. Manager/ Operations - 5
Asstt. Manager/ HR - 03
Asstt. Technical Manager/Finance – 10
Section B – Non Executive Category
Station Controller/ Train Operator (SC/TO) – 662 posts
Customer Relations (A-1) Assistant (CRA) - 1100
Junior Engineer/ Electrical - 48
Jr.Engineer/ Electronics - 81
Jr.Engineer/ Mechanical - 10
Jr.Engineer/ Civil - 66
Account Assistant - 24
Maintainer – 1393
These vacancies are not state-wise & candidates could be posted in Delhi or any other metro city depending on requirement.
Who Are Eligible?
Inorder to apply for DMRC recruitment 2016, you will need to fulfil certain eligibility conditions listed below.
Age Limit: 18 to 28 years as on July 1, 2016 (+3 yrs for OBC & + 5yrs for SC/ST)
Educational qualification: It differs for each post.Read the details carefully & refer the notification to confirm if you posses the required qualification
Assistant Manager (Electrical / S&T / Civil):
1) Must have a minimum of 60% marks in B.E./B.Tech (Electrical/Electronics/ Civil) respectively from a Govt. recognized University/Institute.,
2) Qualified GATE exam in 2016.
Asst Manager (Operations):
BE/B Tech with minimum 60% marks in Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical/ Civil or equivalent from a recognized university/ institute OR
2 year MBA (Marketing/ International Business Operations/ Logistics) with 60% marks.
Station Controller/ Train Operator (SC/ TO):
3 yrs Diploma in Electrical/ Electronic engineering or equivalent OR
BSc Hons. OR BSc in (Physics/ Chemistry/ Maths) from a govt. recognized university/ institute.
Customer Relations Assistant (CRA):
Must have completed any degree (3/ 4 years) in any discipline AND
Certificate in computer application course (minimum 6 weeks duration)
Junior Engineer (Electrical / Electronics / Mechanical / Civil):
3 yrs Diploma in Electrical/ Electronics/ Mechanical/ Civil engineering or equivalent
Account Assistant: B.Com degree from a govt. recognized university/ institute
Maintainer: Should have completed ITI (NCVT/ SCVT) in Electrician, Fitter, Electronic Mechanic, Refrigeration & AC Mechanic.
Candidates who are currently in final semester are also eligible for this DMRC recruitment 2016 BUT must produce proof of passing the necessary diploma/ degree on group discussion/ interview date.
The Delhi metro rail corporation follows a selection process that includes Written Test, Group discussion, Psycho Test (qualifying) & Personal Interview.
Written Test: For all positions, a written test is compulsory that should be taken up by all applicants at centres located in Delhi & NCR only.
So here is the pattern for the written exam, which may be online or offline.
Paper I: 120 multiple choice, objective type questions.Duration: 1.5 hours
- General awareness
- Logical Ability
- Quantitative Aptitude
- Knowledge of your discipline/ trade
Each wrong answer will fetch you negative mark of 0.33 marks
Paper II (not required for maintainer): Objective type questions to test your general english language skills.
60 questions | 45 minutes | 0.33 negative mark |
Paper I & II will happen on the same day & candidates need to qualify in each paper separately.
Based on the total marks, a merit list is prepared & those ranking at the top will then be shortlisted for GD/ Personal interview/ Medical test etc.,
DMRC Exam Books
There are different books available for each post that are prepared as per latest syllabus.Check the titles below & buy the ones that you need:
3) DMRC ITI Maintainer Exam Guide – Click here to buy for Rs.400
5) DMRC Jr Engineer (Civil) Exam Guide – Click here to buy for Rs.380
Candidates need to visit delhimetrorail.com before October 50, visit the careers page & click on the recruitment notification “DMRC/OM/HR/I/2016” to open the online application page.
After submitting your application, the fee of Rs.400 & Rs.150 (SC/ST) must be paid at any branch of State Bank of India – after 24 hours of generating the challan online.
You can download the registration acknowledgement after 2 working days of completing the payment.
All those who are interested to apply for DMRC recruitment 2016-17 can download the notification from their official website here (pdf),
The online application link – Click here