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Indian Railways Reviews

Updated Jun 20, 2019

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Found 224 reviews

3.9
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Indian Railways CEO Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
87 Ratings
Pros
  • "Amazing workplace and job security and perks(in 20 reviews)

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

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  1. "Not so innovative"

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      Former Employee - Software Engineer(Internship) 

      I worked at Indian Railways part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Gain some real world experience

      Cons

      Not much to learn at work

      Indian Railways2019-04-01
    • "Mechanical engineer"

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      Current Employee - Senior Section Engineer in Washington, DC

      I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      I am very interested in automobile work.

      Cons

      In government sector salary is less than private sectors.

      Advice to Management

      In this job material management is very poor. To improve it.

      Indian Railways2018-04-30
    • "experienced as signal engineer"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Eastern Heights, Madison, IN

        I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        government jobs pay package good

        Cons

        24 hrs responsibility

        Advice to Management

        should be shifting duty

        Indian Railways2017-10-11
      • "Indian Railways"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at Indian Railways full-time for more than 10 years

        Pros

        Government job with great benefits

        Cons

        Lots of work with no care for lower level employees

        Advice to Management

        reduce the bureaucracy

        Indian Railways2017-09-20
      • "Intern"

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          Former Employee - Intern in Hurst, TX

          I worked at Indian Railways for more than 5 years

          Pros

          Learnt a lot of things Good Experience Staff was good

          Cons

          Nothing. As i worked only for one month. I found everything ok

          Indian Railways2016-06-18
        • "It gives immense satisfaction to work in Indian railways."

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          Current Employee - Chief Safety Officer in Bilāspur, Chhattisgarh
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 10 years

          Pros

          Good medical and housing facilities. Pass for travelling on trains .

          Cons

          Standard procedures of work need updating.

          Advice to Management

          Posting should be done in a transparent manner.

          Indian Railways2019-06-20
        • "Reservation clerk"

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          Former Employee - Reservation Clerk in Bangalore Rural
          Doesn't Recommend
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I worked at Indian Railways full-time for more than 8 years

          Pros

          Government service , good for salary

          Cons

          No improvement in knowledge

          Indian Railways2019-06-18
        • Helpful (1)

          "Mechanical engineer"

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          Current Employee - Deputy Chief Mechanical Engineer in New Delhi
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 10 years

          Pros

          secured job good salary and facilities

          Cons

          long hour of work ,round the clock responsibility

          Advice to Management

          no

          Indian Railways2019-06-09
        • Helpful (1)

          "Computer operator cum data entry operator"

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          Current Employee - Clerk, Computer Operator in Āgra, Uttar Pradesh
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Indian Railways full-time for more than 10 years

          Pros

          Best opportunities to serve and earn money.

          Cons

          It has not particular job website which has know new jobs in railway as Porter, computer operator etc.

          Advice to Management

          Give a chance to Job less person over 30 years

          Indian Railways2019-06-05
        • "Professional Principal"

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          Former Employee - Professional Principal in Bangalore
          Doesn't Recommend
          Neutral Outlook
          No opinion of CEO

          I worked at Indian Railways full-time for more than 10 years

          Pros

          Comforting, free travel, accomdation Security, medical aid

          Cons

          Work culture, laziness, time consuming, Discrimination, lacks planning

          Advice to Management

          Improve to best

          Indian Railways2019-05-31
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