RPF Recruitment 2013 For Constable(band)

Railway Protection Force (RPF) has issued notification for filling up of 19 Constable Vacancies in the Railway protection Force (RPF) for RPF music band.

1. Bass Drum: 01 post
2. Cymbal: 01 post
3. Euphonium: 02 posts
4. Alto Saxophone: 01 post
5. Trumpet: 03 posts
6. Piccolo: 01 post
7. Side Drum: 01 post
8. Brass Bass: 01 post
9. Sleigh Trombone: 02 posts
10. Tenore Saxophone: 01 post
11. Clarinet: 04 posts
12. Horn: 01 post

Important information:
  • Position – Constable (Band)
  • Last Date – 1 April, 2013

Method of recruitment Recruitment will be made based on the performance of the eligible applicants in the written examination, Physical Efficiency Test, Physical Measurement, Vivo-Voce Test, Bonus Marks, if any, obtained in Document Verification.

I. PET will consist of the three events namely 400 mtrs. Race, shot put and long Jump. A candidate has to qualify in all the three events.
II. Candidates qualifying in the PET will be measured for their eligibility with respect to height and chest (Unexpanded) and Chest expanded as specified above.
III. Candidates who fail in any of the events of the PET or in Physical Measurement, either in height or chest shall be escorted out of the venue after putting on indelible ink mark on the index finger of the left hand. Their call letters shall be collected.
IV. No PET shall be required for Ex-serviceman.

Only those candidates who qualify in the PET shall be called for written examination. The call letter should be brought by the candidate at the time of written test. The call letter will contain the date, place, venue and time of the examination. Written examination will be conducted on Sunday, in towns/cities on a single date at a fixed time.

I. Written Test will consist of 50 multiple choice objective type questions and shall be of 35 minutes duration. The question paper shall be of matriculation standard with maximum marks as 25. The questions will be asked from different subject as under.
(a) Question relating to Music- 15
(b) Question relating to General Awarness – 15
(c) Question relating to General Intelligence – 10
(d) Question relating to language (English/Hindi) -10
II. Candidates will be required to answer all the questions. Candidates shall be awarded ½ (half) mark for each correct answer. However, no mark will be deducted for incorrect answers. No mark shall be awarded or deducted for questions not attempted.
III. Question paper will be bilingual (English and Hindi).

I. Trade Test will be of 70 marks. The objective of the Trade Test will be to test the skills, knowledge and proficiency in any musicial instrument as listed in Note-03.
II. The appearance of the candidate for Trade Test will be compulsory. Those who do not appear at the Trade Test will not be considered in the final selection.

I. Application form can be downloaded from Indian Railway Official Website taken from the employment news or other relevant newspapers. The application form may be submitted on A-4 size bond paper using one side only and sent by Post.
II. Application should be filled by candidates only in Hindi or English in their own handwriting with signature in normal handwriting and left hand thump impression of candidates. Application signed in capital letters/spaced out letter will be treated as invalid.
III. Coloured photograph (3.5 Cms x 4.5 Cms) should be pasted at the appropriate place with clear front view of the face without cap and sunglasses.
IV. An application fee of Rs. 50/- (Non-refundable) will be collected in the form of Crossed Indian Postal Order/Bank Draft payable in favour of Financial Advisor & Chief Accounts Officer, East Central Railway, Hajipur. However, no fee will be charged from candidates belonging to ST/SC category and Ex-Servicemen.
V. Application must be accompanied by :-
a. Crossed Indian Postal Order/Bank Draft of Rs.50/- as application fee.
b. Self attested copy of SC/ST/OBC certificate on the format prescribed for Central Government employee.
c. Self attested copy of matriculation certificate as proof of educational qualification and age.
d. Self attested copy of experience certificate of working in the Band and having played one of the instruments listed in the advertisement.
e. Self attested copy of Discharge Certificate for Ex-service men.
f. One coloured photograph (3.5cms x 4.5 cms) with clear front view of the face without cap and sunglasses mentioning the name of the candidate on the reverse side.
g. Two self addressed envelopes of 27.5 cms x 12.5 cms with 05 (five) rupees postal stamps affixed on each of them.

You can find full job notification and application form for RPF Police Band bharti.



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