Sports Quota job Vacancy in rrc-chennai-Southern Railway-2013

Applications are invited in the prescribed format from Indian Citizens, for recruitment to posts in Pay Band-2 of Rs.9,300-34,800 & Pay Band-1 of Rs.5,200 – 20,200 in Southern Railway, against Sports Quota through Talent Scouting for the year 2012 – 2013 as detailed below

REFERENCE NUMBER:Sports Quota - Talent Scouting - 2012-13
NAME OF POST:recruitment of sports quota in rrc chennai-2013
Games / Events :
1 Athletics – Men
2 Athletics – Women
3 Ball Badminton – Men
4 Basket Ball – Men
5 Basket Ball – Women
6. Boxing – Men
7. Chess – Men
8. Cricket – Men
9. Football – Men
10. Golf-Men
11. Gymnastics-Men
12. Powerlifting-Men
13. Swimming-Men
14. Volley Ball – Men
15. Volley Ball – Women
16 Weightlifting-Men
NUMBER OF VACANCY :  30Posts
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA :
*Minimum Educational Qualification :
** Sports persons must possess the minimum educational qualification, as applicable to the post to which the sportsperson is to be appointed.
** In case of Sportsperson having outstanding sports achievements, but does not possess the minimum educational qualification, relaxation in minimum educational qualification may be granted with the approval of Railway Board, subject to acquiring the minimum educational qualification within a period of 4 years from the date of appointment. However, for considering the case of relaxation in educational qualification, the sportsperson must have the minimum educational qualification required for recruitment in Railways.
*Age Limit and Relaxation:18 to 25 years on the ‘Date of the Trials’.
MODE OF SELECTION :
1 Appointments against sports quota under Talent Scouting shall be given only after trials, except:when a sportsperson represented the country in individual event in any of the Category-A or Category-B International Championships as mentioned in Para 4.1above, concluded within last six months when a sportsperson obtained up to third position in the individual event in the Senior National Championships, concluded within last six months.However, in team games and in all other cases, trial is necessary.
2 The candidates, who apply for recruitment against Sports Quota through Talent Scouting and are found eligible for consideration for appointment, will be assessed based on their performance during Trial and Interview,
HOW TO APPLY:
Application in the prescribed format, complete in all respects along with all the enclosures should be sent to the following address, in a cover, duly superscribing, “APPLICATION FOR RECRUITMENT AGAINST SPORTS QUOTA (TALENT SCOUTING) FOR THE YEAR 2012-2013”.The Assistant Personnel Officer /Recruitment,Railway Recruitment Cell, Southern Railway,III Floor, No.5, Dr.P.V.Cherian Crescent Road,Egmore, Chennai- 600 008.
Applications sent by Courier will not be acknowledged. However, the agencies can drop the applications in the box kept in the office premises.
Applications submitted after the closing date will be taken subsequently if vacant quota exists.
Decision of Railway administration in all matters relating to recruitment will be final and binding on the candidates.
TENTATIVE DATES:18-01-2013 
IMPORTANT LINKS:
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OFFICIAL ADDRESS:
Railway Recruitment Cell Chennai, Southern Railway
III Floor, No.5, Dr.P.V.Cherian Crescent Road,
Egmore, Chennai- 600 008.
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE CANDIDATES:
1 The candidates applying should ensure that they fulfill all eligibility conditions at the time of submission of application.
2 As and when application is received, the application will be scrutinized and if found eligible, the Trials will be conducted within one month. Hence, candidate should be in readiness to appear for the Trials at very short notice.
3 Candidates should bring their ‘ORIGINAL CERTIFICATES’ in support of Date of Birth,Educational Qualification, Sports Achievements and Community on the day of Trial &Interview.
4 The specific position (Exact position of play, viz. Back stroke / Butterfly / Goal Keeper /Wicketkeeper, etc.) played in the particular game / event, if applicable, should be mentioned without fail.
5 The candidates’ admission at all stages of the recruitment will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.
6 Mere issue of call letter to the candidate will not imply that his candidature has been finally cleared.
7 The candidate should be in readiness to appear for the trials at short notice after the last date for submission of application is over.
8 The candidate shall attend the trial / interview at the date, time and venue specified by Railway administration.
9 Any request for change of date, time and venue will not be entertained.
10 The candidates will have to make their own arrangements for their travel and stay at Chennai or the place indicated, for a few days, while attending Trial / Interview.
11 Railway administration will not be responsible for postal delay or wrong delivery, if any,of any correspondence, at any stage of the recruitment process.
12 Railway administration reserves the right to alter the stages of recruitment or cancel part or whole of any recruitment process at any stage without assigning any reason.
13 Canvassing in any form, misbehaviour, misconduct on the part of the candidates at any part of the recruitment process is strictly prohibited and indulgence in such practice will be viewed very seriously and their candidature shall be rejected without any notice.
14 It will not be possible to entertain any enquiry or correspondence while the recruitment process is going on.
15 Sportsperson recruited against Sports quota shall be terminated from service, if the information and documents furnished by him/her for recruitment, are found incorrect/fake at any stage.
ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:   
In the light of announcement made by Honorable Minister for Railways in his Budget (Railway) Speech for 2005-2006 and in accordance with the instructions issued by Ministry of Railways (Railway Board), Railway Recruitment Cell has been formed for recruitment of Group ’D’ staff in Railways.Railway Recruitment Cell, Southern Railway is situated in a serene, picturesque atmosphere at No.5, 3rd Floor, Dr.P.V.Cherian Crescent Road, Behind Ethiraj Women’s College, Egmore, Chennai- 600008.