RITES Recruitment 2024 Notification Out, Eligibility Criteria and How to Apply

RITES Recruitment 2024

RITES (a Nav Ratna Central Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Railways, Govt. of India) has advertised an employment notification for the recruitment of Some geologists on a contract basis. Candidates have to fill up their Online application form by providing all the necessary details and they have to submit the form with all the supporting documents through the Official Website “http://www.rites.com” from 01/03/2024 to 14/03/2024. Candidates have to complete their Full Time Master’s Degree in Geology/Ph.D. in Geology to apply for the Posts. Candidate’s Age should be less than 40 Years to be capable of Applying for the Posts. Other Details are given below…

RITES Recruitment 2024 – Short Details

Name of the Organization – RITES Ltd
Official Website – “http://www.rites.com”
Name of the Posts – Geologist Posts
Total Number of Vacancies – 2
Educational Qualification – Full Time Master’s Degree in Geology/Ph.D. in Geology
Age Limit – less than 40 Years
Application Fees – General/ OBC – Rs. 600/- + Taxes, EWS/ SC/ ST/ PWD – Rs. 300/- + Taxes
Pay Scale – Rs. 10.8 Lakhs Per Annum
Application Procedure – Via Online
Selection Procedure – Through Written Test/ Interview
Last Date – between 01/03/2024 to 14/03/2024.

RITES Recruitment 2024
RITES Recruitment 2024

Eligibility Criteria of RITES Recruitment 2024

Education Qualification:- Candidates have to complete their Full Time Master’s Degree in Geology/Ph.D. in Geology to apply for the Posts.

Age Limit:- Candidate’s Age should be less than 40 Years to be capable of Applying for the Posts.

Application Fees of RITES Recruitment 2024

For General and OBC candidates, the fee is Rs. 600 plus taxes. For candidates from EWS, SC, ST, or PWD categories, the fee is Rs. 300 plus taxes.

Selection Procedure of RITES Recruitment 2024 – for Geologist Posts

Candidates will be selected based on Performance in Written Test/ Interview.

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in a written test and meeting eligibility requirements. The selection process has a certain weightage:

  1. Written Test: 60%
  2. Interview: 40%
  3. Technical & Professional proficiency: 30%
  4. Personality Communication & Competency: 10%

To be considered for selection, candidates from UR/EWS categories must score at least 50% in the written test and 60% in the interview. For SC/ST/OBC (NCL)/PWD candidates, the minimum marks required are 45% in the written test and 50% in the interview, against reserved posts. There are no minimum qualifying marks required overall.

Candidates will be called for an interview in a ratio of 1:6 to the number of vacancies. The written test will consist of 125 objective-type questions, each carrying one mark, to be completed in 2.5 hours. There is no negative marking.

PWD category candidates are eligible for an additional 50 minutes of compensatory time. Selected candidates must pass a medical examination as per RITES Rules and Standards of Medical Fitness.

Candidates can choose to appear for the interview in either Hindi or English.

The appointment will be on a contract basis initially for one year, extendable based on mutual consent and performance. Selected candidates may be posted anywhere in India as per company requirements.

How to Apply for RITES Recruitment 2024 – for Geologist Posts

  • Make sure you meet all the requirements before applying.
  • Apply online through the Career Section of the RITES website.
  • Note down the ‘Registration No.’ generated during the application process for future reference.
  • Fill in your details accurately, especially your ‘Identity Proof’, and keep it handy for later stages.
  • Pay the required fee online; incomplete applications without payment will be rejected.
  • Keep a copy of the Application Form for yourself and bring it to the selection process.
  • If called for an interview, submit the necessary documents in the specified order.
  • Attach copies of experience certificates from previous employers; incomplete applications will be rejected.
  • Provide proof of your current salary, like Form No. 16 or salary slips.
  • Make sure your community certificate follows the Government format.
  • Upload documents only on the RITES portal; no hard copies should be sent.
  • Bring original documents and one self-attested copy if called for selection.
  • Submit your application before the due date to be considered.
  • Meeting eligibility criteria doesn’t guarantee selection; incorrect information will lead to rejection.
  • You can only submit one application per vacancy; ensure you have a valid email ID for communication.
  • Provide all relevant details truthfully; any suppression of information may result in disqualification.
  • False claims will lead to the rejection of your application.

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Venue & Time for Selection

Written Test: Held in Delhi-NCR on 20th March 2024.

Interview: The venue for the interview will be shared with shortlisted candidates later.

General Instructions for RITES Recruitment 2024
  • The management can change or cancel the selection process anytime without notice.
  • The number of available positions might change.
  • Candidates from RITES or government organizations need a proper release before joining RITES.
  • Before applying, candidates should make sure they’re eligible for the job.
  • If a candidate provides incorrect information or doesn’t meet eligibility criteria, their application may be canceled.
  • Any updates or changes to this advertisement will be on the RITES website.
  • Training time won’t count as work experience.
  • Disputes will be handled in Delhi.
  • No travel expenses will be reimbursed.
  • Age and experience will be considered as of the application deadline.
  • The date of the result declaration is the qualification date; no further relaxation will be given.
  • Candidates needing specialized qualifications must provide certification from their university.

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Syllabus for Written Test of RITES Recruitment 2024

Petrology: Igneous Rocks – Modes of occurrence, Textures and structures, Consolidation of Magmas, Origin, Classification; Sedimentary Rocks – Modes of formation, Textures and structures, Classification; Metamorphic Rocks – Agents, Processes, Depth zones, Zones of Progressive Metamorphism, Facies, Textures, Structures.

Physical Geology: Geological work of natural agencies – weathering of rocks and engineering considerations; Geological work of wind; Geological work of Running Water; The Concept of Isostasy; Geomorphic Processes and associated Landforms: Fluvial, Glacial, Aeolian, Coastal and Karstic landforms.

Structural Geology: Concept of dip and strike, folds, fractures, faults, Shear zones, unconformity, bedding/foliation, and lineation. Geologic/geomorphic criteria for recognition of faults. Lithological, Geomorphological, and Structural maps. Preparation of Geological plan & section. Concept of rock deformation. Stress and Strain in rocks.

Physiographic Features: Mountains and Mountain Building; Volcanoes.

Engineering Geology: Geology of Dam Sites and Reservoirs; Geology of Bridge Sites; Geology of Tunnel Sites; Geological considerations and problems in Road and Railway Construction; Stability of Hill Slopes and Cuttings; Improvement of Sites: Rock Grouting, Backfilling; Study of Geological Maps; Geological logging, In-situ & lab test of rock & soil including analysis of data; Preparation of geotechnical report of bridges & tunnels.

Geological Investigation: Objects of geological investigation; Method of investigations; Surface and Subsurface methods; Geophysical methods: Electrical methods& Seismic methods.

Stratigraphy: Stratigraphic principles and correlation; Evolution of Geological Time Scale.

Remote Sensing and GIS: Fundamental concepts of remote sensing; Visual interpretation of satellite imageries; Preparation of thematic map using Remote Sensing & GIS techniques.

Groundwater Hydrology:- Occurrence of Groundwater: Origin and Age of Groundwater, Rock Properties Affecting Groundwater, Zone of Aeration, Zone of Saturation, Geologic Formations as Aquifers, Types of Aquifers.

Important Dates of RITES Recruitment 2024 – Geologist Posts

  • You can start applying and paying fees online from March 1, 2024.
  • The deadline for submitting applications and fees online is March 14, 2024, until 2:00 pm.
  • Admit cards will be issued on March 14, 2024, in the afternoon.
  • The written examination will be held on March 20, 2024.
  • The date for document scrutiny followed by an interview will be announced later.

Click Here to Download the Official Notification

Summary: Candidates are requested to visit our website daily for the Upcoming Recruitment, Results, and Admit Card Related Information so that they can keep themselves up to date.

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