Minimum Graduate or Diploma in Rail Transport and Management
Will be updated
The tasks a Claims Inspector, Railway is expected to perform include:
Ensuring strict compliance of railway rules for safety against loss or damages during transit and investigating claims
Examining goods and articles booked for defective packing
Inspecting seals and locks of wagons in transit to check tampering
Calculating booking charges for correct assessment of charges
Attending case hearings for claims made in court
Proficient in inspecting transportation, booking and delivery to ensure strict compliance of railway rules for safety against loss
Adept at investigating claims for loss or damage filed in conjunction with booking tariff
Well-versed in evaluating loss by examination of traders' or claimants' account books and market rates
Proficient in determining responsibility of railway staff, if any, for loss or damages and arranging recovery
Knowledge of how to trace missing consignment
Knowledge of attending case hearings for claims made in court
Ability to focus for long hours
Diligent and hardworking
Problem solving skills
Eye for detail
Good mathematical skills
Accuracy in work
It needs one to be on their toes
Need not handle a team
Local travelling is not a part of this job role
Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available in some cities
Work from home option is not available
Working hours are 9/10 hours everyday for 5/6 days a week
Shift system maybe available
Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?
This job is suitable for candidates with One Arm (OA) and those who have One Leg (OL)
The job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous
Health hazards include stress, exposure to extreme temperature, etc.
Occupational hazards include fatigue, headache, heart diseases, depression and anxiety, etc.
For freshers INR 15,000 to INR 20,000 per month
(These figures are indicative and subject to change)
Overview of Indian Railways
Indian Railway is one of the largest world?s railway networks which is appreciated and accepted by the rest world. The tracks of the Indian Railways are spreading over 115000 km in the route of 65000 km and 7500 stations. Indian Railways is Indian state owned network which is operated and control by the Ministry of Railway, Government of India. Indian Railways is divided into 4 zones Northern Railways, Eastern Railways, Southern Railways and Western Railways. Indian Railways has around 1.3 million of employees dedicated to sharpen the quality and workings of Indian Railways. And Indian Railways keep recruiting more employees throughout the year.
Railways Jobs are the one of the highly preferred and searchable jobs by the desirable candidates and also having a huge scope in India. Well, Indian Railway are never ending network in India that means there may be a chances of Advancement and Development but there will be 0% chances of the termination of Indian Railways. So having Jobs in Indian Railways is the great thing to be secure in the whole life and to earn higher income.
From the Low Level to the Top Level, Indian Railways issued the vacancies to join the Indian Railways each year. The regions are divided into four and each region released their recruitment notification. Every year around lakhs number of vacancies is released by the Indian Railways of the every region in which large number of people applied for and some of them deserving and suitable candidates get the job in the Railways.
Towns and cities across India
All colleges across India
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