The India Post, Ministry of Communications has released India Post GDS Recruitment 2022 or India Post Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment 2022 and the Department has invited application from eligible candidates for the selection and engagement to the following posts of Gramin Dak Sevaks – Branch Postmaster (BPM), Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM) and Dak Sevak for various postal circles.
India Post Office has invited online applications for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) on its official website. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the positions online at appost.in. The India Post has notified vacancies in gramin dak sevak (GDS) post in variousstate postal circles.
The GDS profile includes branch postmaster, assistant branch postmaster and dak sevak. Application forms are available on the website on the India Post. Candidates can fill and submit the forms till deadline. The India Post has invited applications to fill Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) posts in the notified postal circle.
India Post GDS Recruitment Details
|Name of the recruitment||India Post GDS Posts Recruitment 2022|
|Title||Apply for the India Post GDS Recruitment 2022|
|Subject||MoC has released India Post GDS Recruitment 2022 notification|
|Post name||Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)|
|Selection Procedure||Merit list preparation on the basis of 10th standard result|
|Documents Verification||After the merit list announcement for the provisionally selected candidates|
|Last Date to Apply||05-06-2022|
|No. of posts||38926|
Application forms are available on the official website of the India Post. Candidates can fill and submit it on or before deadline. Candidates applying for direct recruitment must follow the eligibility conditions mentioned in the notification. Those applying to postman and mail guard post should be between 18-27 years of age and those applying for multi-tasking staff post should be between 18-25 years of age.
The minimum educational qualification required for postman, mail guard post is Class 12 pass and it is Class 10 pass for multi-tasking staff post. For the postman post, candidates have to obtain a driving license to drive two wheeler or three wheeler or light motor vehicle within a period of two years from the date of appointment. However, persons with disability shall be exempted from the requirement of driving license.
No of vacancies
|Postal Circle||No. of Posts|
|Jammu & Kashmir||266 posts|
|Uttar Pradesh||4264 Posts|
|West Bengal||2,357 Posts|
|Kerala circle||1421 posts|
|Andhra Pradesh||2296 Posts|
This is good news for the unemployed in all states. The Indian Postal Service is preparing to fill the huge vacancies in its all State Postal Circles. If you are the one who got the highest marks in the tenth class in your area, it is like getting a Central Government job.
Our country, which has the largest postal system in the world, has 1,55,333 post offices in 23 circles. These include not only postal services but also financial transactions involving banks. It operates under the Ministry of Information, Government of India. These posts are filled only on the basis of marks obtained in the tenth class. If you get the highest marks in Class 10, apply immediately and Get the central government job.
India Post GDS Recruitment Salary: The following Minimum Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA) will be payable to the categories of GDS. Category Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/ Level 1 in TRCA Slab Minimum and TRCA for 5 hours/ Level 2 in TRCA slab
|Post Name||Level 1 TRCA||Level 2 TRCA|
Application Fee: The applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS male should pay a fee of Rs.100/- ( Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. A candidate who requires to make the payment has to visit any Head Post Office or other identified Post Offices In India. Names of the offices are available in the website http://appost.in/gdsonline.
Only one Registration is allowed for one candidate. The same registration number should be used for submission of applications during the cycle to any of the circles. Mobile number mapping is mandatory for Registration. Once Registered the same mobile number will not be allowed for further Registrations of any other candidates also.
How Will India post GDS Merit List be Created?
The merit list will be prepared based only on the marks obtained in class 10 from approved boards. The merit list will be made on the score of the subjects for which merit is considered as per the board. Candidates may note that no weightage will be given to higher education qualifications. For candidates having grades subject wise, marks will be calculated by applying the multiplying factor of 9.5 in the grade point. For more details, candidates are advised to refer to the official recruitment notice.
If a candidate gets selected for more than one post based on merit, then they shall be offered the post in order of their preference in the application process. The entire selected process will be completed by November 15, 2022. Any application pending after the deadline shall not be considered for engagement.
GDS Selection without Exam
Candidates do not have to appear for any recruitment exam to be selected for GDS posts. Instead, candidates will be selected through a system-generated merit list based on the merit position of the candidates and the preference of posts submitted and subject to fulfilment of all eligibility criteria.
Notice for document verification will be sent to the provisionally selected candidates who will have to report to the assigned centres with original documents and one set of copies for submission. After due verification, provisional engagement order will be given or else the next candidate in the merit will get the system generated email/SMS.
India Post Recruitment Important Dates for For Registration, Fee & Submission of online application: Submission of online application for those candidates who have already registered and paid fee but not submitted final application.
Apply Online for India Post GDS Posts: Interested and eligible candidates are advised to apply for the positions online at appost.in at the earliest.
What is the Branch Post Master Job Profile?
The Job Profile of Branch Post Master will include managing affairs of GDS Branch Post Office, India Posts Payments Bank (IPPB) and ensuring uninterrupted counter operation during the prescribed working hours using the handheld device/Smartphone supplied by the Department.
What is the eligibility criteria?
Candidates should have Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard having passed in Mathematics and English (having been studied as compulsory or elective subjects) conducted by any recognized Board of School Education by the Government of India/State Governments/ Union Territories in India shall be a mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of GDS. The age limit of the candidates should be between 18 years to 40 years of age.
How much is application fee?
A fee of ₹100/- is to be paid by the applicants for all posts notified in the chosen Division. However, payment of fee is exempted for all female candidates, SC/ST candidates, PwD candidates and Transwomen candidates.
What is the Assistant Branch Post Master Job Profile?
The Job Profile of Assistant Branch Post Master will include all functions of sale of stamps/stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail at doorstep deposits/payments/other transactions under IPPB, assisting Branch Postmasters in counter duties using the handheld device/Smartphone supplied by the Department.
What is the Dak Sevaks Job Profile?
The Job Profile of Dak Sevaks will include all functions of viz sale of stamps and stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail and any other duties assigned by Postmaster/Sub Postmaster including IPPB work in the Departmental Post Offices/RMS. For more details, candidates are advised to read the official notification.
What is the Selection Procedure for GDS Recruitment in India Post?
For the GDS Recruitment, Selection will be made as per the automatically generated merit list as per the rules based on the candidates online submitted applications. No weightage will be given for higher educational qualification. Only marks obtained in 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals will be the criteria for finalizing the selection.
How much is salary for GDS posts?
Those selected as Level 1 GDS will get salary up to Rs 12,000. For BPM post candidates will get salary of Rs 12,000 and candidates for ABPM/Dak Sevak posts will get a salary of Rs 10,000. Those selected as Level 2 GDS will get salary up to Rs 14,500. For BPM post candidates will get salary of Rs 14,500 and candidates for ABPM/Dak Sevak posts will get a salary of Rs 12,000.