The Department of Posts, commonly known as India Post comes under the Ministry of Communications & Information Technology.The entire country is divided into 23 postal circles for providing postal services.Maharashtra Postal Circle has announced its latest recruitment of 1789 Gramin Dak Sevak vacancies.
Gramin Dak Sevaks are posted at post offices located in rural areas to provide postal services for customers in that region.The job profile include post office operations, mail delivery, mail carriage & other related postal activites.
Post & Vacancies
Gramin Dak Sevak – 1789 positions [Gen: 356, OBC: 151, SC: 86, ST: 52]
The salary/ payscale of Gramin Dak Sevaks differs for each district as the openings exist across different areas.
Dates to Note
Online registrations of applications: April 7 to May 6, 2017
Who are Eligible?
To apply for Maharashtra Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment 2017, one has to satisfy the following eligibility conditions.
Age: Candidates age should be 18 – 40 years as on April 19, 2017 (max relaxed by up to 5 years for SC/ ST candidates, 3 years for OBC, 10 Years for PH category)
Education: Candidates should pass 10th standard from approved state boards by the respective State Govt. / Central Govt.
Computer knowledge: The applicant should posses computer knowledge & will be required to furnish basic computer training certificate for at least 60 days from a recognized Computer Training Institute.
The selections for gramin dak sevak posts would be done purely based on merit.For this purpose, only the marks obtained in std.X will be taken up for finalizing the merit list.
There is no weightage for possessing any higher qualification such as std.XII or marks scored in degree.
Shortlisted candidates will get an SMS that would be followed by document verification before awarding final appointment.
Registration & Application
Male applicants belonging to General & OBC category must pay Rs.100 at any head post office by informing the registration number at the post officer counter.
There is no fee for all Females (all categories) & SC/ ST candidates.
Interested individuals will need to register their details online through the websites –‘https://indiapost.gov.in’ or ‘https://appost.in/gdsonline’ before May 6, 2017.
Make sure to have all the following details with you at the time of registration:
- Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
- Father Name
- Mobile Number
- Date of Birth
- PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH) - Percentage of disability
- State in which Xth class passed
- Board in which Xth class passed
- Year of Passing Xth class
- Xth Class Certificate Number
You may also have to upload scanned copies of the above certificates.So remember to have the physical certificates while filling the application form.
More details: Having gone through the details about Maharashtra Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment 2017, click here to view the official notification online
For online application: Visit this page