Tram Controller

Minimum Diploma in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Electronics & Communication

At least 2 years of experience

The tasks a Controller, Tram is expected to perform include:

Controlling and supervising operation of tram services

Visiting depot at beginning and end of duty to supervise turn out and stabling of trams

Checking attendance of supervisory and line staff, arranging substitutes for absentees and forwarding statement of attendance to time - keeping department

Proficient in ensuring running of tram cars according to schedule

Adept at receiving information on road traffic and taking measures to ensure smooth service

Well-versed in rushing to break-down points and clearing line with help of break down vans, if necessary

Knowledge of visiting heavy loading points during peak hours and arranging to clear traffic by adding additional tram cars or diverting service from one route to another

Proficient in making suggestions to Divisional Heads for improvement and extension of tram services

Knowledge of driving tram car in emergency

Good physical health

Good mental health

Flexible for spending long days away from home

Team worker




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 are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Working hours are 10/12 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 Leg (OL)

The job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous

Occupational hazards may include stress-related illness, back pain, etc.

For freshers - INR 13,500 to INR 17,500 per month

For candidates with 1-2 years of experience - INR 17,500 to INR 25,520 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Overview of Indian Railways in India

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.

Indian Railways

Towns and cities across India