Railways – Allowing staff of Technicians category in Grade Pay Rs.1800/- working in EMU, DEMU and MEMU Sheds to volunteer for selection against 50% quota of ALPs
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
No. E(NG)I/2018/PM 1/2
dated May 14,2018
The General Managers (P),
All Indian Railways &
(as per standard list)
Sub: Allowing staff of Technicians category in Grade Pay Rs.1800/- working in EMU, DEMU and MEMU Sheds to volunteer for selection against 50% quota of ALPs.
The National Federation of Indian Railways (NFIR) had raised the issue regarding allowing staff of Technicians category working in EMU, DEMU & MEMU Sheds to volunteer for selection against 50% quota of Assistant Loco Pilots (ALPs).
The matter has been considered by the Board in consultation with the concerned technical directorates and it has been decided that staff of Technicians category working in EMU, DEMU & MEMU Sheds may be allowed to volunteer for selection against 50% quota of Assistant Loco Pilots (ALPs) along with other categories as mentioned in Para 137(i) of Indian Railways Establishment Manual (IREM) Volume-I.
Accordingly, Para 137(i) of IREM Volume-I (Revised edition 1989) First Re-print Edition, 2009 is amended as per Advance Correction Slip No.243 enclosed.
Please acknowledge receipt
Jt. Director Estt. (NG)
INDIAN RAILWAYS ESTABLISHMENT MANUAL, VOLUME-I
(1989 EDITION, First Re-print Edition-2009)
ADVANCE CORRECTION SLIP No.243
Chapter-1, Section-B, Sub-Section III(III) (Recruitment & Training) – Rules governing the filling up posts in Transportation (Power) Department
1. TRANSPORTATION (POWER) DEPARTMENT
(i) ASSISTANT LOCO PILOT, Pay Level-2
- Substitute the following for the existing Para 137(I)(i):-
137.(1) The posts in the category of Assistant Loco Pilot – Pay level-2 will be filled as under:-
(i) 50% from amongst the volunteering Diesel/Electric Loco Fitters of Diesel/Electric Loco Sheds and staff of technicians categories in GP Rs. 1800/- working in EMU, DEMU & MEMU sheds with a total service of six years in respective Sheds, having the qualification of course completed Act Apprenticeship in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electrical Engineering trade or Matriculation with ITI as an additional preferable qualification with upper age limit of 35 years (40 years in the case of SC/ST).
(Authority: Railway Board’s letter No.E(NG)I/2018/PM1/2 dated 14.05.2018)