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RRB NTPC Goods Guard – Job Profile, Salary & Future Prospects

RRB NTPC Goods Guard Job Profile

Railway Recruitment Board(RRB) has recently released the Recruitment Official Notification CEN01/2019. The RRB NTPC 2019 Exam is going to be conducted for the recruitment of 35,277 candidates for Non Technical Popular Categories (NTPC) posts. There are vacancies for both Graduate and Non-Graduate. This notification includes the post of RRB NTPC Goods Guard under the Graduate Level. This post has a total of 5728 vacancies, with Medical Standards of A-2 and the  7th CPC level being 5. In this blog we will help you understand the in-depth details of RRB NTPC Goods Guard Job Profile, Salary & Future Prospects.

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RRB NTPC Goods Guard Job Profile – Duties to perform

Job Profile of a Goods Guard includes the list of duties mentioned below;

  • A Goods Guard is in charge of all the technical work related to the running of a train.
  • A duty of Goods Guard also includes works such as exchanging the flags or lamp signals with stations on departure and when passing through.
  • A Goods Guard also checks the technical nuances related to the ‘Brake Power’ and signing the BPC (Brake Power Certificate).
  • He/She has to take the responsibility to manage the condition of the train such as Vehicle Guidance Report, cross-checking safety and other requirements of the train.
  • A person designated to this post has to look after the scheduling of the trains such as Late Arrivals ,travel timings on different routes.
  • A Goods Guard has to cross-check all the safety requirements for any possible defects that might endanger train safety.
  • A Goods Guard will have to work in shifts depending upon the schedule of respective trains as they have to be in the last wagon of the train.

Once a candidate has cleared the second stage of written exam, he/she will undergo training in the Zonal training institute where they will be acquainted with the exact nature of the job and general commercial rules of Railways.

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RRB NTPC GOODS GUARD JOB PROFILE – Career Path/Promotion/Future Prospects

The Career Path for a Goods Guard are as follows;

  • Goods Guard
  • Passenger Guard
  • Section Controller
  • Chief Controller

RRB NTPC GOODS GUARD JOB PROFILE- Salary Structure

The Salary Structure of a Goods Guard including his Pay Scale, Level in 7th CPC and Initial Pay are as follows;

   (i) Pay Scale 9300- 34800
   (ii) Level in 7th CPC 5
   (iii) Initial Pay 29200

 

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RRB NTPC GOODS GUARD JOB PROFILE: Allowances

The various allowances that RRB NTPC employees will get are as under;

  1. Pension Scheme
  2. House Rent Allowances
  3. Transport Allowance
  4. Dearness Allowance
  5. Medical Benefits

RRB NTPC GOODS GUARD JOB PROFILE: Zone-Wise Vacancies

The vacancies for RRB Goods Guard as per the Zone-Wise vacancies are as follows;

Zone SC ST  OBC EWS UR Total
Ahemadabad Zone 5 3 9 5 22 44
Ajmer Zone 27 9 44 18 80 178
Allahabad Zone 201 99 379 145 582 1406
Bangalore Zone 36 19 66 17 104 242
Bhopal Zone 20 11 33 12 38 114
Bhubaneswar Zone 16 8 22 17 53 116
Bilaspur Zone 46 25 72 46 268 457
Chandigarh Zone 32 14 67 14 93 220
Chennai Zone 40 18 62 24 131 275
Gorakhpur Zone 8 5 15 6 22 56
Guwahati Zone 6 3 9 4 16 38
Jammu Srinagar Zone 11 5 20 8 26 70
Kolkata Zone 25 22 31 21 111 210
Malda Zone 45 22 79 29 125 300
Mumbai Zone 49 24 88 35 120 316
Muzaffarpur Zone 2 1 2 1 4 10
Patna Zone  48 36 44 21 62 211
Ranchi Zone 72 30 135 52 182 471
Secunderabad Zone 126 65 222 88 357 858
Siliguri Zone 11 5 19 7 29 71
Thiruvananthapuram Zone 13 8 23 9 32 85
Grand Total 839 432 1441 579 2457 5748

 

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That is all form us in this blog on RRB NTPC GOODS GUARD JOB PROFILE,salary and Future Prospects. Keep checking this space for all the RRB NTPC 2019 Exam updates, Mock Tests, Free Study Material, etc. All the best for your preparation.

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