Integral Coach Factory (ICF) 2021 Recruitment Notification. ICF has released official notification for the job openings of Contract Medical Practitioner, Staff Nurse and House Keeping Assistant positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 13th May, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-  

Contract Medical Practitioner - 05 Posts

Staff Nurse - 13 Posts

House Keeping Assistant - 21 Posts

Job Location - Chennai

Other Qualification Details :-

Note - For complete details including Qualification, reservation, relaxation in upper age limit, examination fee, selection process, how to apply online, general information & instructions and other details do check official notification for complete details and do apply via proper channel only. Qualification, Salary, Age Limit, No.of post, and more Details Kindly Refer Official Notification.

Notification No: PB/RR/39/01/2021/Contract/COVID-19 dated 07.05.2021

In view of the exigencies related with the COVID-19 Pandemic, Railway Hospital, Integral Coach Factory, Chennai requires the following Contract Medical Practitioners & Para Medical Staff on contract basis for their Designated Covid-19 Ward for a period upto 31.03.2022 or till the continuance of the scheme or till requirement, whichever is earlier.

Candidates in possession of eligibility criteria mentioned at Para II, can apply for the respective posts. Preference will be given to Candidates who are residents in Greater Chennai, followed by residents of Kanchipuram & Tiruvallur District, and then of those residing in Tamil Nadu.


Age as on 01.07.2021: Should not have completed more than 53 years

Terms and Conditions :-

1. Engagement would be on contractual short-term basis for a period upto 31.03.2022 or till the continuance of the scheme or till requirement, whichever is earlier. The service rendered during the contract is an arrangement for  meeting up the requirement of the pandemic situation and it will not confer any right for automatic regularization/absorption in Integral Coach Factory in any circumstances.

2. The services rendered on contract basis is a stop gap arrangement and will not have any bearing in respect of consideration of their period of service in case of regular selection through UPSC or RRB/RRC.

3. Contract Staff who enters into contract with the Railways will not have any claim or right for his/her regularization or absorption in Railway service. 

4. During the validity of contracts, the Railway Administration will be at liberty to terminate the contract at any time during the contract period for Administrative reasons whatsoever. The contract shall also be terminated forthwith if the work of the Contract Staff is found to be unsatisfactory OR the full time Contract Staff is found to be physically or mentally invalid or incapacitated.

5. Candidates proposed to be engaged on contract should be fit medically.

6. The candidates on contract are required to follow the dress code as per administrative requirement at their own cost.

7. The selected candidate will be paid remuneration as noted in Para-I mentioned above and the candidates cannot claim any additional remuneration allowances or other benefits during the course of contract period.

8. No private practice or any other employment will be permitted during the contract period.

9. The candidates are personally responsible for payment of professional tax, income tax and other duties/taxes leviable by the State/Central Governments from time to time.

10. The engaged contractual staff will not be eligible for any kind of leave viz. (CL, LAP, LHAP etc.). For absence, if any, appropriate deduction will be made from the monthly remuneration.

11. The contractual staff selected should not perform/involve in any activities that would be considered against the interest of Medical department /Railways and if found his/her services will be terminated immediately.

12. Those applicants already working in Government/PSU on contract basis will have to resign from their present organization on their engagement.

13. Incomplete/Ineligible applications will be summarily rejected, and no correspondence will be entertained.

14. The mobile number and E-Mail ID should not be changed by the candidate till completion of selection and administration will not be responsible for non-receipt of communication if mobile number and E-Mail ID are changed in between.

15. Accommodation should be at their own cost. Candidates who fulfill the above terms and conditions and having requisite qualification may apply online at

Selection Process :-

(a) Interview on Mobile/Telephone will be conducted for selection of suitable candidates for the posts referred at Sl.No.1 to 2 of para II. First preference will be given to those who are residents in Greater Chennai, followed by residents of Kanchipuram & Tiruvallur, and after that those residing in Tamil Nadu will be considered (those closer to Chennai will be given preference). Subject to the condition laid down with regard to residence for doctors and nursing superintendent, higher qualification than prescribed qualification, academic performance, experience etc. will get preference. For the post of House Keeping Assistant (Level 1) referred at Sl.No.3 of para II, the listing will be on the basis of 10th marks, subject to the above condition of residence. 

(b) No certificates are required at the time of application. Shortlisted candidates are required to send scanned copies of the certificates to the e-mail/Whatsapp number only at the time of interview. Email/Whatsapp number will be communicated later. Date and time of mobile interview for shortlisted candidates will be communicated to their mobile number

Steps to Apply :-

1. Candidates may apply ONLINE at the following address Only Online Application will be accepted. No Paper application will be accepted. Hardcopy/ Printout of Application and certificates/documents need not be sent.

2. Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 13 .05.2021 at 17.30 Hrs.

Official Notification