Job for Pharmacists at Indian Railway

Recruitment for Pharmacists (51 posts) at Indian Railway - Government Jobs - Last Date : 22.05.2020

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Job for Pharmacists at Indian Railway

East Coast Railway – one of the blue chip zones of Indian Railways came into existence in its present form with effect from 1st April 2003. Since then, the new zonal railway headquarter has been functioning at Bhubaneswar, the capital city in the state of Orissa. The geographical jurisdiction of the railway is however extended over three states encompassing almost all parts of Orissa alongwith parts of Srikakulam, Vizainagaram & Visakhapatnam districts of North Eastern Andhra Pradesh, and Bastar & Dantewada districts of Chhatisgarh State. As such, these regions with a long coastal line are rich in mineral and other natural resources, and are on the threshold of an industrial upsurge.

Post : Pharmacist

In view of the exigencies related with the COVID-19 pandemic and in view of ensuring adequate preparedness for the Covid Care Centres in 169 coaches in 17 trains for management of COVID-19 Medical Department of KUR Division, it has been decided to engage Para-medical staff (Staff Nurses, now re-designated ‘Nursing Superintendent’), Pharmacists and Dressers/OTA/Hospital Attendants (Level-1) on contractual basis, for COVID Care centre in coaches (169 coaches i.e 10 coaches/ train for 17 trains approx.), Medical department in KUR division, East Coast Railway from willing eligible candidates, for a period of one month from the date of such engagement, which can be extended purely on administrative requirement and willingness of concerned candidate, or till the scheme is available whichever is earlier. Screening will be conducted to adjudge the suitability of the candidates, the details of which are provided below.

No. of posts : 51

Age : 20-35
* Age will be reckoned as on 01.05.2020. Upper age limit is relaxable for 03 years for the OBC candidates and 05 years for SC/ST community candidates,

Educational/Professional, Technical Qualification : 10+2 in Science or its equivalent with Diploma in Pharmacy from recognized institution and registered as Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948 OR Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy (B. Pharma) from a recognized University or equivalent and Registered as a Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948

Vision Standard : C-1

Monthly remuneration : In terms of Railway Board’s Letter No.2017/ Trans/ 01 /Policy/ Pt..l dt.12.04.2018, candidates engaged on contract basis, shall be paid the entry level pay of the relevant Level in the Pay Matrix, along with DA, House Rent Allowance, Hospital patient Care Allowance, etc, as admissible, to each category.

Terms and Conditions of Engagement:

(i) Selected candidates will be subjected to medical examination and only medically fit candidates will be engaged.
(ii) The engagement will not confer any right for automatic regularization or absorption in railways.
(iii) The detailed instructions with regard to the duties while in contract in Railways shall be given to the concerned candidate in the event of selection along with the offer of engagement.
(iv) Appearance in the interview/application for the post will not vest any right upon the candidate to be engaged on contract & no reasons will be cited or communication shall be made with the candidate in the event of candidate not getting selected.
(v) The administration of the ECoR/Khurda Road reserves absolute right to cancel this notification without assigning any reason(s).
(vi) The engagement is purely for managing COVID-19 for the patients to be admitted in the Covid Care Coaches set up by the railway. Empanelled candidates will be called for reporting for duties as and when Administration decides to employ them.

How to apply :

Applications to be submitted to be E.Mail ID- [email protected] in the Described format enclosed with all scanned copies of education qualification, work experience certificates, if any, community certificates. On verification of the credentials at this end, the suitable candidates will be notified through email for their reporting for duty in due course, at the time of which, if they accept the offer, they will be requiredto bring along all the original documents submitted earlier online.

Last Date : Upto 22.05.2020 (no application will be entertained after the cut-off date)


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