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Kolkata Metro Recruitment 2017 Apply for 17 Trade Apprentice Jobs

Kolkata Metro Recruitment 2017: Kolkata Metro Railway had released a recruitment notification to engage Apprentices under the trades of Fitter, Electrician, Welder and Machinist. Community wise, Kolkata Metro Railway is going to occupy 17 vacant slots available in the above said trainee post. Candidates who are possessing ITI certificate in above mentioned trades are only eligible to apply for Kolkata Metro Recruitment 2017. Concluding the overview, we had narrated several related information in the upcoming sections.

Authority Kolkata Metro Railway
Designation Trade Apprentice
Vacancy Nos 17 Last Date 24-01-2017
Education ITI
Job Nature Temporary
Location Kolkata

Kolkata Metro Recruitment 2017

Kolkata Metro is the first underground Metro railway in India and it considered as a rapid system serving in the city of Kolkata. It extends from Noapara, Kolkata to North-South axis of Kolkata. They had planned to conduct Apprenticeship training under various trades for ITI certificate holders. On referring the updated notification, about 17 vacancies are opened under the designation of Trade Apprentice. The training period fixed for the candidates is one year.

Physically fitted candidates who are having good academic records are given first importance for this engagement. Aspirants searching for opportunity to improve their career shall route your applications by postal mode. Herein, we had illustrated details about educational qualifications, other eligibility criteria, selection, applying procedure etc.

Trade Wise Vacancy Details:

Sl. No Trade No of Vacancies Age Limit
1 Fitter 10 24 years
2 Electrician 05
3 Welder 01
4 Machinist 01


Qualification Required: Applicants finished training in any recognised Industrial Training Institutes after completing Matriculation level are hired for Kolkata Metro Recruitment. They must have secured minimum 50% of marks.

  • For Trade Apprentice Post – 10th Pass with ITI

10th Jobs | ITI Jobs

Age Limitation: Candidates should have the minimum age of 15 years and maximum of 24 years. This age limit should be reckoned as on 1st Sep 2017. The relaxation in upper age limit is granted for the aspirants who are coming under SC/ ST/ OBC/ PH category in the following order.

  • Age limit – 14 to 24 years
  • Age relaxation for OBC category – 3 years
  • Age relaxation for SC/ ST category – 5 years
  • Age relaxation for PH category – 10 years

Selection Procedure: A merit list will be prepared based on the applications received in response of the Kolkata Metro Recruitment notification. This merit list will be based on the percentage of marks secured by the candidates in the Madhyamik examination or its equivalent.

Finally, the filtered aspirants are invited for verifying their documents and physical fitness. No travel or dearness allowance is paid for the candidates appearing for selection.

  • Screening
  • Checking the documents and physical fitness


Stipend Offered: In between the mean time of training period, eligible candidates who are selected as Trainees in Kolkata Metro will be paid with a stipend as per the extant rules.

Processing Fee: The specified amount fixed as processing fee in the form of crossed Indian Postal order, which is drawn in favour of “FA & CAO, Metro Railway, Kolkata”, payable to GPO/ Kolkata.

This is to be enclosed with the application form. Exemption of this fee is applied only for SC/ ST/ PH/ Women/ Minorities/ Economically Backward Classes as per the rule.

  • Processing fee – Rs.40/-
  • Mode of Fee payment – Offline

How to Apply for Kolkata Metro Recruitment 2017

Application as per the format attached with the recruitment notification should be pasted with duly attested passport size photograph on the space provided. Also enclose two self addressed envelopes, caste certificate, disability certificate

Applications must be in foolscap paper, duly filled in all respects and addressed to “The Deputy Chief Personnel Officer, metro Rail Bhawan, 33/1, J.L.Nehru Road, Kolkatta-700071”. The envelope should be super-scribed as “Application for training under Apprenticeship Act”.

The envelope containing the documents and application form should be sent by post or drop it in the box kept in “Pro Section, Metro Rail Bhawan, Ground Floor, 33/1, J.L.Nehru Road, Kolkatta-700071”.

Official Notification Click here

Dates to Remember

  • Advertisement dated on – 21st Dec 2016
  • Last date to submit the application – 24th Jan 2017

Note: For the ease of candidates, we had discussed a lot of information about Kolkata Metro Recruitment 2017 in the above sections. More details are updated in the official notification.

Updated: 18th January 2017 — 6:54 pm

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  1. Hi,I am santanu.
    I am graduate(B.A)&1years basic course in computer.

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