Indian Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024 | 5696 Vacancies

Indian Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024: The Indian Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) is recruiting 5696 Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) vacancies for 15 Railway Zones across India, with initial monthly salary of Rs. 19,900/-. The last date to apply is 19 February 2024.

Indian Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024 Notification

RRB Indian Railway Recruitment 2024: The Indian Railways, through its Railway Recruitment Boards (RRB) has announced a major recruitment drive for the Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) positions. This recruitment drive aims to fill a substantial number of 5696 vacancies across various zones in the railways.

RRB Railway ALP Notification 2024: The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB ) released the RRB ALP Notification 2024 (CEN No. 2024) on 19 January 2024. Candidates with Matriculation or SSLC pass certificates with ITI and Diploma between the age group of 18 to 30 years are eligible to apply for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024. The online application process for RRB ALP Vacancy 2024 has been started on 20 January 2024 and candidates can submit their duly filled application forms by 19 February 2024.

What is RRB ALP?

Railway Recruitment Board, famously knows as RRB conducts the ALP exams to recruit the Assistant Loco Pilot positions for various railway zones across India – WR (Western Railway), NWR (North Western Railway), SWR (South Western Railway), WCR (West Central Railway), ECoR (East Coast Railway), CR (Central Railway), SECR (South East Central Railway), NR (Norther Railway), SR (Southern Railway), NER (North Eastern Railway), NFR (Northeast Frontier Railway), ER (Eastern Railway), SER (South Eastern Railway), SCR (South Central Railway), ECR (East Central Railways, and NCR (North Central Railways).

Explore –  RRB Guwahati ALP Recruitment 2024

Exams for ALP posts will be conducted in different phases: (i) 1st Stage CBT (ii) 2nd Stage CBT (iii) CBAT (iv) and verification of documents in the last.

Before applying all the candidates are advised to read the official notification of Indian Railway recruitment for the Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP) job carefully. All the eligible candidates interested in Railway Loco Pilot Vacancy 2024 can check all the details from this article.

Indian Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024 Overview

Organization NameRailway Recruitment Board (RRB), Govt of India
Post NameAssistant Loco Pilot (ALP)
CategoryAll India Job
Job TypeGovernment
Job LocationAll India (State -Wise)
Application Last Date19 February 2024
Application ModeOnline
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Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Vacancy Details

The RRB Railway employment details, such as post name and vacancy, educational qualification, age limit, salary, selection process, how to apply, important dates and important website links for Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Vacancy 2024 are shared below.

Job Name & Vacancy

RRB ALP Vacancy 2024: The RRB has announced a total of 5696 vacancies for Assistant Loco Pilot posts . Check the category-wise distribution of RRB ALP Vacancy 2024 in the below table:-

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 includes, educational qualifications, age limits, etc, which are discussed in details below.

Educational Qualification

Candidate should possess the following requisite Educational Qualification to be eligible for RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024:-

  1. Class 10th Pass + ITI from recognized institutions of NCVT/SCVT in the trades of:-
    • Fitter
    • Electrician
    • Millwright / Maintenance Mechanic
    • Mechanic (Radio & TV)
    • Electronics Mechanic
    • Mechanic (Motor Vehicle)
    • Wireman, Tractor Mechanic
    • Armature & Coil Winder
    • Mechanic (Diesel)
    • Heat Engine
    • Turner
    • Machinist
    • Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Mechanic


2. Class 10th pass + 3 years Diploma in Mechanical in Mechanical / Electrical/ Electronics/ Automobile Engineering.

NOTE: If you want to know detailed information about RRB ALP Qualification and other criteria, please refer to the Advertisement PDF, which is provided in the below sections.

Age Limit

The Railway Recruitment Board (RRB) has set certain age limit for the Recruitment of Assistant Loco Pilot 2024:-

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 30 years

Age Relaxation: The category wise age relaxation for Indian Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024 is as follows:-

RRB ALP Salary

Assistant Loco Pilot Salary: Candidates appointed for the post of ALP will receive starting basic pay of Rs. 19,900/- in Pay Level 2.

Post NameSalary
Assistant Loco Pilot (ALP)Rs. 19,900/-

For Complete details click – RRB Assistant Loco Pilot Salary

Selection Process

The selection process for the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 involves multiple stages as mentioned below:-

  • First Stage CBT (CBT – 1)
  • Second Stage CBT (CBT -2)
  • Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT)
  • Document Verification (DV)
  • Medical Examination (ME)

Application Fee

The candidates have to pay the required application fee while filling out their RRB ALP Application Form 2024:-

CategoryApplication Fee
All Other CandidatesRs. 500/-
SC/ST/Female/Minorities/EBCRs. 250/-

How to Apply for Indian Railway Assistant Loco Pilot Recruitment 2024?

Assistant Loco Pilot Apply Online 2024: The online registration process for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 has already started on 20 January 2024.

  1. Visit RRB Official Website at
  2. At your RRB regional website, click on the – Click here for submission of online Application for CEN No. 01/2024 ALP  
  3. Register yourself by filling in your basic details, for example, your name, your parent’s name, contact information, email id, etc.
  4. As you click on submit button, you will receive an OTP. Kindly process it.
  5. After the OTP is validated, process the generated mail for login credentials.
  6. Log in with the credentials and provide the details asked by the application.
  7. Pay the required application fee as mentioned

RRB ALP Recruitment 2024 Last Date to Apply: 19 February 2024

Important Dates

Application Start Date20 January 2024
Application Last Date19 February 2024
Fee Payment & Application Correction Date20 – 29 February 2024

Important Website Links

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Websites of RRBs participating in ALP 2024 Exam

Guwahati Srinagar www.rrbjammu.nic.inKolkata


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1. What is the Last Date for RRB ALP 2024?

19 February 2024 is the the last date to apply for RRB ALP Recruitment 2024.

2. What is the qualifications for Loco Pilot in 2024?

Candidates who have completed their Matriculation or SSLC with ITI and Diploma are eligible to apply for the RRB ALP Recruitment 2024.

3. What is the Age Limit for RRB ALP 2024?

18 -30 Years.

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