Western Railway (RRC WR) has called for applications from eligible candidates via a recruitment notification ‘EMPLOYMENT NOTICE NO.1/2015 (SPORTS)’ for the recruitment under the quota for Sports Persons. Candidates who have successfully cracked Class 10 and Class 12 final exams can apply for this recruitment by Western Railway (RRC-WR). The last date to apply for this job is June 1, 2015.

There are total 7 vacancies under this recruitment drive. This recruitment is being conducted under Western Railway Special Recruitment Drive for Sports persons against Sports Quota (Open Advertisement) for the year 2015-16. Read below so as to get details on eligibility criteria, pay scale, application procedure, and such other information.

Pay scale

The selected candidates against this recruitment would get paid under the Pay Band-1 Rs.5200 – 20200 + Grade pay Rs.1900/-.


Educational qualification: Candidates should have successfully cracked their Class 10 and Class 12 board exams.

Sports achievements required: (A) Represented the Country in the World Cup (Junior / Senior), World Championships (Junior / Senior), Asian Games (Senior) & Commonwealth Games (Senior) (OR)  (B) Represented the country in the Commonwealth Championship (Junior/Senior)/ Asian Championships/Asia Cup (Junior/Senior)/South Asian Federation (SAF) Games (Senior)/ USIC (World Railways) Championship (Senior) and obtained at least 3rd position (OR)  (C) Represented a State or equivalent unit in Senior / Youth / Junior National Championships and obtained at least 3rd Position (OR)  (D) Represented a State in National Games organized under the aegis of Indian Olympic Association and obtained at least 3rd position (OR)  (E) Represented a University in All India Inter University Championship organized under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities and obtained at least 3rd position (OR)  (F) Represented a State or equivalent Unit in Federation Cup Championships (Senior Category) and obtained 1st position.

Selection procedure

Shortlisted candidates would be called for Trials. Candidates who get declared FIT in the trials would be called for interview. Candidates declared NOT FIT by the Trial Committee would not be assessed further by the Recruitment Committee.

How to apply

  • Applications as per prescribed format alongside with two passport size photographs should be addressed to SR. SPORTS OFFICER, WESTERN RAILWAY SPORTS ASSOCIATION, HEADQUARTER OFFICE, CHURCHGATE, MUMBAI-400 020; and are to be  sent via ordinary post.
  • Candidates should make sure that the applications reach the above mentioned venue by June 1, 2015.
  • For further information candidates may refer to the official website.