Braker, Passenger Train

Braker, Railway

Minimum 10th pass or ITI

Will be updated

The tasks a Braker, Passenger Train is expected to perform include:

Inspecting equipment, such as couplings, air hose, journal boxes, and handbrakes, to ensure that they function properly

Assisting passengers to board and leave train

Placing passengers' baggage in rack above seats on train

Answering questions from passengers concerning train rules, station, and timetable information

Turning knobs and pushing switches on control panel to regulate air-conditioning, heating, and lighting on train for comfort of passengers

Setting warning signals, such as flares, flags, lanterns, or torpedoes, in front of and at rear of train during emergency stops to warn oncoming trains

Knowledge of making minor repairs to couplings, air hoses, and journal boxes, using hand tools

Well-versed in train rules, station, and timetable information

Proficient in setting warning signals, such as flares, flags, lanterns, or torpedoes

Will be updated

Good physical health

Problem solving ability

Good mental health

Flexible for spending long days away from home

Team worker

Dexterity of hands




It needs one to be on their toes

Need not handle a team

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 9/10 hours everyday for 5/6 days a week

Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?

The job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous

Health hazards include working at odd hours, standing for long hours, etc.

Occupational hazards include overexertion, back pain, body-ache, etc.

For freshers - INR 1,900 to INR 2,400 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

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