Indian Railways Reviews

Updated 11 Aug 2020

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3.9
72%
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80%
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Indian Railways Minister for  Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
117 Ratings
Pros
  • "Best Work Environment Best work life balance Best job security Best accomodation Best Medical care(in 24 reviews)

  • "Good salary facilities and good work life balance(in 19 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Largest public sector employer in India"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Under Secretary in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    1. Huge scale and challenges 2. Job security

    Cons

    1. Low pay scale as government sector

  2. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Junior Engineer Trainee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    Government organization, responsibility Work in team

    Cons

    Less growth , work life balance issue


  3. "Looks after you"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Noida

    I have been working at Indian Railways part-time

    Pros

    Great family feeling among employees

    Cons

    24/7 working. Odd hours. Not many odds

  4. "No much scope for promotion"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Section Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent salary, Good perks and benefits

    Cons

    No much scope for promotion

  5. "Good company to work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Department Head in Rānchī
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    Good culture great salary pride

    Cons

    Big organisation decision making delay

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  6. "Job at Indian Railways"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Job Is very authoritative and very beneficial

    Cons

    Very Exhaustive and lacks holidays

  7. "Regarding Working Conditions in Indian Railway"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Section Engineer(Civil) in Koraput
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Best for an Individual who want to face challenges in his daily life

    Cons

    Worst for an Individual who don't want to face challenges in his daily life

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  8. "Biggest govt institution in world as employees"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Community Educator in Kanpur Nagar
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    Dependable. Better organised. High speed over lang distance. Suitable for Bulky and Heavy Goods. Cheaper transport. Safety. Larger capicity. Public welfare. IR provide ac,non-ac ,general coaches for common pass.,ladies ,disable person with bathroom and food supply.for goods supply would also be operated of min. Cost. As well as security purpose it will managed upto the mark even another transport means.

    Cons

    huge capital outlay.lack of door to door services.lack of flexibility- its route and timing cannot be adjusted to individual requirements.

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  9. "Hard working"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - ITI FITTER in Ludhiana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    Indian railway is big transport out of the world

    Cons

    Thousands of people's move one states to other states by railway

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  10. "Job description"

    2.0
    Current Employee - Railway in New Delhi

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    Good enough for me to

    Cons

    Having busy schedule this job

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