Indian Railways Recruitment 2021: Apply for 191 Paramedical posts

The Indian Railways has released an advertisement inviting applications for the paramedical posts for filling up of 191 vacancies in the Headquarters, Railway Hospital, Perambur Chennai on a contract basis for a period up to 30th September 2021. The below mentioned data specifies the number of vacancies available for each post, age-limit and remuneration for the same:

Name of Posts  Vacancies  Medical Std  Age-limit  Pay-scale  
Nursing Superintendent 83 C1 20-40 yrs.  Rs.44,900/- in Level 7 + admissible allowance   
Physiotherapist  01 C1 18-33 yrs. Rs.35,400/- in Level 6+ admissible allowance   
ECG Technician  04 C1 18-33 yrs. Rs.25,500/- in Level 4+ admissible allowance  
Hemodialysis Technician  03  B1 20-33 yrs.  Rs.35,400/- in Level 6 + admissible allowance 
Hospital Assistant  48 B1 18-30 yrs.  Rs.18,000/- in Level 1+ admissible allowance 
House-keeping Assistants (Medical)  40 C1 18-30 yrs.  Rs.18,000/- in Level 1+ admissible allowance 
Lab Assistant Gr.II  09 B1 18-33 yrs.  Rs.21,700/- in Level 3 + admissible allowance 
Radiographer  03 B1 19-33 yrs.  Rs.29,200 in Level 5 + admissible allowance 

Age- relaxation is also applicable as per the norms.

As per the released of an advertisement, the candidates are required to fulfil the below mentioned eligibility criteria:

  1. Educational Qualification:  

Nursing Superintendents: Candidates are required to be certified as Nurse & Midwife having 3 years course in General Nursing & Midwifery from School of nursing or other institution recognized by INC or B.Sc (Nursing). With this, experience/trained in ICU/ dialysis unit/ ventilators is preferable.

Physiotherapist: Candidate should possess Bachelor’s degree in Physiotherapy from a recognized university also with 2 years of experience from government/ private hospital in minimum 100 bedded Hospital.

– ECG Technician: 10+2/ Graduation in Science having certificate/   Diploma/ Degree in ECG Laboratory Technology/ Cardiology/ Cardiology Technician/ Cardiology Techniques of a reputed institution.

-Haemodialysis Technician: B.Sc plus either Diploma in Haemodialysis or 2 years satisfactory in house training/ experience in Haemodialysis work in a reputed institution.

– Hospital/ House-keeping Assistants: 10th passed along with experience in ICU/ Dialysis unit is preferable.

– Lab Assistant Grade-II: 10+2 completed with Science plus either Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) or Certificate course in Medical Lab. Technology subject to the fulfilment of:

i) course has been done from the institution which is recognized by university or technical board of Central/ State govt; ii) duration of course must be 1 year; iii) during the course, the candidate should have done the training on full-time basis; iv) At the end of course, the candidate should  have successfully completed the examination.

– Radiographer: 10+2 competed with Physics and Chemistry; Diploma in Radiography/ X-ray technician/ Radio diagnosis technology with 2 years of course from a recognized institution.

Science graduates with Diploma in Radiography/ X-ray technician/ Radio diagnosis technology with 2 years of course shall be preferred.

Telephonic interview will be conducted for selection of candidates for Paramedical staff. The candidate shall also undergo medical examination before the contract is entered into, for fitness to perform the work awarded to him/her.

The submission of application form has commenced and the closure date for the same is 30th April 2021. For further updates, stay connected at the official website. 


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