The Railways on Tuesday invited online applications from candidates for recruitment to 8,619 posts of constables and 1,120 posts of sub-inspectors in the Railway Protection Force (RPF) and the Railway Protection Special Force (RPSF), the Railway Ministry said in a statement.
The vacancies were announced for the recruitment of?4,403 male candidates and 4,216 female candidates for the posts of constables and 819 male candidates and 301 female candidates for the posts of sub-inspectors.
"Candidates are requested to see the employment news edition of 19-25 May, 2018 or visit the official website of Indian Railways for details," the statement said.
Earlier, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal had tweeted about these recruitments.
"Indian Railways releases more than 9,000 jobs for Constable and Sub Inspector posts in Railway Protection Force and Railway Protection Special Force, opening up new opportunities for youth (sic)," he had tweeted.