India Post Recruitment 2019 for Gramin Dak Sevaks | 10066 Posts | Last Date: 4 September 2019


India Post Office Recruitment 2019: Applications are invited for the post of Gramin Dak Sevaks 10,066 Vacancies. The candidates can apply for the GDS/BPM/ABPM positions in online before 4 September 2019 . The detailed eligibility criteria and application process are given below.

india post office recruitmentIndia Post Office Recruitment 2019:

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 Delhi/Himachal Pradesh/Jharkhand circle job notification for GDS has been released. The details are given below.

India Post Office Recruitment for Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS):

Job Role Gramin Dak Sevaks
Qualification 10th Pass
Total Vacancies 10,066
Experience Freshers
Salary Up to Rs.14,500-Rs.35,480/-
Job Location Assam/Bihar/Gujarat/Karnataka/Kerala/Punjab
Last Date 4 September 2019


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: The 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.

Computer Knowledge: 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 motor cycle, that may be considered as knowledge of cycling. The candidate has to submit a declaration to this effect.

Age Limit (As on 05.08.2019): 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: 10,066 Posts

  • Assam-919 Posts
  • Bihar-1063 Posts
  • Gujarat-2510 Posts)
  • Karnataka-2637 Posts
  • Kerala-2086 Posts
  • Punjab-851 Posts

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 Women candidates)

How to apply India Post Office Recruitment for GDS?

All interested and eligible candidates apply for this position in online from 5 August 2019 to 4 September 2019.

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

Important Dates to Remember:

  • Registration & Fee Submission Start Date: 05 August 2019
  • Registration & Fee Submission End Date: 04 September 2019
  • Application online Submission Start Date: 05 August 2019
  • Application online Submission End Date: 04 September 2019

For any grievances, while registering the application and after the registration, candidates can use following details:-

Help Desk Details:

1.Assam Circle
Helpline number: 0361-2544881
email: [email protected]

2.Bihar Circle
Helpline number: 0612-2226927
email: [email protected]

3.Gujarat Circle
Helpline number: 079-25509381
email: [email protected]

4.Karnataka Circle
Helpline number: 080-22392554
email: [email protected]

5.Kerala Circle
Helpline number: 0471-2560758
email: [email protected]

6.Punjab Circle
Helpline number: 0172-2547717 & 0172-2722144
email: [email protected] & [email protected]

India Post Office Recruitment for Staff Car Driver:

Job Role Staff Car Driver
Qualification 10th
Experience Experienced
Total Vacancies 6
Salary Rs.19,900/Month
Job Location Hyderabad
Last Date 14 August 2019

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • Possession of a valid driving license for light & heavy motor vehicles.
  • Knowledge of Motor Mechanism (The candidate should be able to remove minor defects in vehicle)
  • Experience of driving in light & heavy motor vehicles for at least three years
  • Pass in 10th standard from recognized board or institute.

Desirable qualification: Three years of service as Home Guard or Civil volunteers.

Period of Probation: Two years

Age Limit(As on 14 August 2019): 18 to 27 years

Age Relaxation:

  • 5 years for ST
  • 3 years for OBC
  • For Government Servants up to 40 years in accordance with the instructions or orders issued by Central Government

Community wise Vacancies:

  • UR: 3 posts
  • ST: 1 post
  • OBC: 2 posts
Staff Car Driver Selection Process:

The selection process is based on the qualification, license and competitive examination.

Competitive examination comprising of:

  • Simple Arithmetics.
  • Removal of minor defects in the vehicle.
  • Driving test to assess the competency of candidates to drive the vehicles.

How to apply for India Post Office Recruitment 2019?

Interested and eligible candidates download the application form in the website and attach the following self-attested copies and then send the form through postal on or before 14 August 2019 up to 5:30 PM.

For More Details & Application Form: Click here

Postal Address:

The Manager,
Mail Motor Service,
Hyderabad – 500 095

Self Attested Copies:

  • Age proof
  • Educational Qualification
  • Driving experience certificate
  • Caste certificate of ST & OBC (Creamy layer certificate) issued by competent Authority
  • Driving License and License Extract issued by Concerned RTA Authorities.

Note: One recent passport size Photograph self-attested by the candidate should be pasted in the application form