RRB NTPC Commercial Apprentice (CA) JOB PROFILE: Job Description, Salary, Vacancy,

RRB NTPC Commercial Apprentice (CA) will cover Commercial Apprentice (CA) Job Description, Career Path, Salary, Vacancies, required qualification and stages of examination for Commercial Apprentice (CA) .

Commerical Apprentice In Railway: Job Profile, Salary

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RRB NTPC Job Description- Commercial Apprentice (CA)

1. Job Description: Commercial Apprentices are multi skilled supervisors in the Commercial branch. A two year training is given to CA in different categories of working of Commercial branch. i.e. training in duties of commercial clerks, parcel clerks, goods clerks, catering, commercial inspectors. After the 2 year training ends, you will be posted as Chief Commercial/Parcel/Goods Clerk or Commercial inspector.

2. Shift: Yes. As a Commercial Apprentice (CA) you may have to work in shifts.

3. Career path: As an Commercial Apprentice (CA) you will have the following career path

  1. Assistant Commercial Manager
  2. Divisional  Commercial Manager
  3. Senior Divisional  Commercial Manager

4. Salary and allowances

Pay Scale
Grade Pay
Initial Pay
Total Pay (i) + (ii )

As an CA you will be entitled to the following major allowances:

  1. DA on Total Pay above
  2. Transport Allowance
  3. House Rent Allowance(if not provided with quarters)

5. Vacancies : Vacancies for the post of Commercial Apprentice (CA) for respective RRBs is given below:

Gen- 353, SC- 108, ST-52 OBC-177

Name of RRB PU UR SC ST OBC Total
 Ahmedabad WR 7 2 8 17 29
Allahabad NCR 13 2 1 4 20
Ajmer NWR 8 2 6 16
Bangalore SWR 19 5 2 6 32
Bhopal WR 0 1 0 0 32
Bhubaneswar ECoR 3 3 1 2 9
Bilaspur SECR 3 3 1 2 9
CR 8 2 1 6 17
Chennai SR 61 11 8 25 105
Gorakhpur NER 31 9 5 17 62
Kolkata ER 37 18 8 19 82
Malda SER 12 4 2 6 24
Mumbai CR 67 22 10 30 129
Secunderabad SCR 37 13 7 28 85
ECoR 7 1 2 2 12
Thiruvananthapuram SR 40 12 5 17 74
Total 353 108 52 177 703

Qualification : Degree from recognized university or equivalent.

Stages of Examination: Single Stage Computer Based Test, followed by Document Verification.

Commercial Apprentice (CA) is a category where you get work experience of all the commercial sections of Railway. This is HUGE learning in terms of what you gain along with the higher salary this post offers.

The highest number of vacancies is in Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai and Secunderabad.  Thiruvananthapuram and Gorakhpur also have fair number of vacancies.

Friends, this is it for Commercial Apprentice (CA).

  1. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Assistant Station Master (ASM).

2. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Senior Time Keeper.

3. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Goods Guard.

4. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Traffic Apprentice (TA). 

5. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Junior Clerk cum Accountant(JAA).

6. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Senior Clerk cum Typist.

7. RRB NTPC Job Profile:  Traffic Assistant.

8. RRB NTPC Job Profile: Enquiry cum Reservation Clerk

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  1. Sir I have the colour blindness. Am I applicable for any post? I have scored 89 in stage 2 exam from kolkata division. Plz sir reply me

  2. yaar i want your help maine apply toh nahi kiya par primary registration kar diyaa hunnnnn………..kuch reply kariye..yahi meri bhi problem hai..pljj help me

  3. Sir I apply in three RRB’S before reading the instruction in rrb allahabad Mumbai and Bhopal. What will I do that atleast one application is accepted please help me.

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