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NHSRCL is recruiting its first batch of Bullet train Operations staff

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NHSRCL is advertising its first vacancy notice for recruiting personnel who will be responsible for High Speed Rail train operations and maintenance. A total of 13 middle level management positions are being advertised in various disciplines like station operations, train operations, rolling stock, Signaling and telecommunication, electrical and track etc.

The selected candidates will be “Operations & Maintenance leaders” who will further be responsible for setting up the Operations & Maintenance organization of MAHSR and its processes and work flows. The candidates shall be imparted training in Japan to understand the Shinkansen Systems operation. As all selected candidates will be trained in Japan, proficiency in Japanese language is a desirable qualification for all posts. More details can be seen on our website

NHSRCL is also planning to recruit 28 drivers for bullet train operations in the current financial year. Subsequently by next year 30 executives in addition, shall be inducted to augment the O&M organization and support the aforementioned O&M leaders. These personnel will be trained at High-Speed Railway Training Institute at Vadodara by the trainers who will be initially trained in Japan. The O&M leaders duly supported by their teams besides being responsible for O&M organization shall also be responsible for preparing the training material, operation manual and all other works related to operations and maintenance organization.

As per the estimation by the Japanese experts, the project requires around 4,000 personnel under several categories such as locomotive drivers, guards, station staff, operation control centre staff, maintenance personnel, signal maintainers and electrical staff.