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Indian Railways Reviews

Updated 9 October 2018
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Indian Railways Minister for Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
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  • "Job security , central government employee status, salary on time" (in 16 reviews)

  • "Government job, good salary, security, medical benefits, enough leaves" (in 13 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Senior technical inspector"

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    Current Employee - Senior Tech, Gr - I
    Current Employee - Senior Tech, Gr - I

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Awesome job and great money

    Cons

    Old infrastructure and services to help


  2. "Secure and stress free"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Government job, good salary, security, medical benefits, enough leaves

    Cons

    Late adaptation to technology, slow moving culture

    Advice to Management

    Give more accountability to staff and make them responsible for for their jobs

  3. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Commercial Clerk in Kolkata
    Former Employee - Commercial Clerk in Kolkata
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Railways full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Love for country than should serve here

    Cons

    24 x7 still exciting and challenging

    Advice to Management

    Compassionate


  4. "Sr.section engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jabalpur
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jabalpur
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    lots of staff medical and pass facility

    Cons

    no promotion higher level management is not good

    Advice to Management

    Give promotion opportunity to sse


  5. "Satisfying Full Time Job at Indian Railways"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Moradabad
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Moradabad
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Responsible for Huge Work
    chances to manages big teams.
    Medical facility
    Travel facility

    Cons

    Management less supportive in decision making.
    Moreover Sites are in remote areas.


  6. "Indian Railways"

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    Current Employee - Chief Controller Indian Railways in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Chief Controller Indian Railways in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Asian largest rail network.This company deliver free travel, health care, education, accomodation to its employees & his family.

    Cons

    Shortage of staff, over burden on employees.

    Advice to Management

    Pl manage to stop corruption in contract work.motivate employees to efficient work.


  7. "Satisfied Overall"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Divisional Engineer in Jamalpur, Bihar
    Current Employee - Assistant Divisional Engineer in Jamalpur, Bihar
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Salary, perks of free rail travel

    Cons

    Hectic work life balance, growth time based

  8. "Good"

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    Current Employee - SSE in Kamrup
    Current Employee - SSE in Kamrup
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Govt job, good salary, medical

    Cons

    No promotion timely, office culture need to improve

    Advice to Management

    Promotion at time for better efficiency


  9. "Chief engineer planning central railway Mumbai"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Indian Railways full-time

    Pros

    Class I job with pension , medical, free travel in india facilities

    Cons

    Already retired on superannuation. Enjoying pension, medical. and travelling facility in India for self and wife.

    Advice to Management

    Respectable job.


  10. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Railways part-time

    Pros

    Working in railway is one if dream. And also playing for railway team is good

    Cons

    Due to caste, talented people are ignored


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