India Post Office Recruitment 2021 for GDS | 4269 Posts | Last Date: 23 January 2021

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India Post Office Recruitment 2021 – India Post Office has announced a notification for recruitment to the post of GDS & Skilled Artisans. There are 1 4269 posts to be filled for GDS vacancies. Interested candidates who are all at the age of 18 to 30 years can apply for this job vacancy. Candidates who wish to Join India Post can utilize this opportunity make their career. The detailed eligibility and selection process are given below.

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India Post Office Recruitment 2021:

India Post is generally called as post office among people and it works under the Department of Posts and under the Ministry of Communication. Its headquarters in Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg, New Delhi. Its located in 155,015 places across the country. India Post Payments Bank(IPPB) is the subsidiary of India Post. India Post has various postal circle across the country. It has various opportunities like Staff Driver, Post Man, Multi Tasking Staff(MTS), Postal Assistant, Mail Guard, Gramin Dak Sevak(GDS). Candidates who completed Matriculation/10th qualification can join various vacancies of Post Office. At present Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh/Chhattisgarh/Telangana circle job notification for GDS has been released. Candidates check the Post Office vacancies at >> Opportunities section.The details are given below.

India Post Office Recruitment 2021:

India Post Office Recruitment 2021 for Gramin Dak Sevaks: 

Job Role Gramin Dak Sevaks
Qualification 10th Pass
Total Vacancies 4269
Experience Freshers
Job Location Gujarat/Karnataka
Last Date 23 January 2021

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th std with passing marks 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.

Compulsory knowledge of Local Language: 

  • Candidate should have studied the local language at least up to 10th standard [as compulsory or elective subjects] as declared by the State Government or as per constitutional provisions relating to the 8th schedule of Constitution of India.

Basic Computer Training:

  • Basic Computer Training Course Certificate of at least 60 days duration from any Computer Training Institute run by Central Govt/State Govt/Universities / Boards/ Private Institutions/ Organizations.

Knowledge of Cycling:

  • Knowledge of Cycling is a pre-requisite condition for all GDS posts. In case of a candidate having knowledge of riding a scooter or motorcycle, that may be considered as knowledge of cycling. The candidate has to submit a declaration to this effect.

Age Limit (as on 21.12.2020): 18 to 40 years.

Relaxation in upper age limit:

  • 5 years for SC & ST candidates
  • 3 years for OBC candidates
  • 10 years for PWD candidates (13 years for OBC, 15 years for SC/ST)
  • Others as per Govt rules.

Positions Available:

  • Branch Post Master (BPM)
  • Assistant Branch Post Master (ABPM)
  • Dak Sevak

State Wise Vacancies: 

  • Gujarat-1826 Posts
  • Karnataka-2443 Posts

Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA):


  • Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab: Rs.12,000/-
  • Minimum TRCA for 5 Hours/Level 2 in TRCA Slab: Rs.14,500/-

ABPM/Dak Sevak:

  • Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab: Rs.10,000/-
  • Minimum TRCA for 5 Hours/Level 2 in TRCA Slab: Rs.12,000/-

India Post Office Recruitment GDS – Selection Process:

  • 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.

Application Fee: Rs.100/- (No fee for SC/ST/PWD and female/trans-woman candidates)

How to Apply India Post Office Recruitment 2021 for GDS?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online by the following link from 21 December 2020 to 23 January 2021(Extended)

Stages of Online Registration:

Stage 1: Registration

  • Initially, the candidate has to register in the Registration module once per cycle and obtain a unique registration number.

Stage 2. Fee Payment

  • UR/OBC/EWS/Male need to make the fee payment. Offline payments can be made at any Head Post Office.

Stage 3. Apply Online Step

  • Fill the Application form with your details.
  • Upload documents like qualification, Community, photo, and signature.
  • Submit Post preferences.
  • Preview and take a print out.

Note: Completion of these three steps will only be treated as submission of application.

For More Details & Apply: Click here

Gujarat & Karnataka circle:

Registration, Fee & Submission of online application

  • Start date : 21.12.2020
  • End Date: 20.01.2021
  • Apply Online Extended upto: 23.01.2021

India Post Office Recruitment 2021 for Skilled Artisans:(Expired)

Job Role Skilled Artisans
Qualification 8th
Salary Rs.19,900/-
Total Vacancies 12
Experience Freshers/Experienced
Job Location Mumbai
Last Date 21 December 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • A certificate in the respective trade from any Technical Institution recognized by the Govt.
    OR 8th Std. passed with experience of one year in the respective trade.
  • Candidate who apply for the post of Mechanic (Motor vehicle) should possess a valid Driving License to drive Heavy Vehicles.

Age Limit (01 July 2020):

  • For General – 18 to 30 years

Upper age relexable by:

  • For OBC – up to 3 years
  • For SC/ST/Government Servants – up to 5 years

Post-Wise Vacancies:

  • Motor Vehicle Mechanic – 5 posts
  • Tinsmith – 3 posts
  • painter – 2 posts
  • Tyreman – 1 post
  • Blacksmith – 1 post

Salary Details – 19,900/month

India Post Office Recruitment Selection Process:

The selection process will be based on Competitive Trade Test.

Note: The date and venue of the test with syllabus will be intimated separately to the eligible candidates at their correspondence address.

How to Apply for India Post Office Recruitment 2021?

All interested and eligible candidates can download the application form from the official website and send the filled application form along with required documents to following postal address on or before 21 December 2020 by 17.00 Hours.

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Postal Address:

The Senior Manager,
Mail Motor Service,
134-A, Sudamkalu ahire marg,
Worli, Mumbai -40.

India Post Office Recruitment 2021 FAQ’s:

Who can apply for India Post Office Recruitment?

Candidates who passed 8th are eligible to apply for India Post Office Recruitment

What all are the present vacancies are available in India Post Office Recruitment?

At present India Post Office having the vacancies for Skilled Artisans/GDS

How many vacancies are available in India Post Office Recruitment?

There are 12 vacancies are available in India Post Office

How to apply for India Post Office Recruitment?

All eligible candidates can submit their application form through online/postal address