GDS Recruitment 2017 – Apply for 8153 Gramin Dak Sevak Openings: From this page, you can get up to date information regarding the latest Gramin Dak Sevak job in various Postal Circle. Once the official site of India Post updates its page with new vacancies in GDS, we will let you know through this page. Among 23 postal circles, there are openings only under seven circles. If there is vacancy at any other state, then it will be updated here as soon as possible. A total of 8153 openings are available below Uttar Pradesh, Andhra, Odisha state. Matriculation level qualification is quiet enough to apply for GDS Recruitment 2017. Detailed explanation regarding this post has been given in the below section.
|India Post GDS Recruitment 2017 – Highlights|
|Post Name||Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)||Vacancies||8153|
|Qualification||10th Pass||Job Type||Regular|
|Selection||Merit List/ Interview||Application||Online|
|Last Date||20th Dec 2017 (Differ by Region)||Job Location||All India|
GDS Recruitment 2017
India Post is a government department which operates below the control of Ministry of Communication and IT. It offers postal and courier services all over India. There are totally 23 postal circles in India. At present, there are vacancies lying below seven circles only. The GDS post comprises of five disciplines i.e. Branch Post Master, Mail Carrier, Mail Deliverer, Packer and Mailman. These positions are going to be filled in different districts.
Candidates applying for this job should know to ride cycle because they need to travel from one place to another for the sake of job. In the GDS Recruitment 2017, there are more chances for people who are who have excellent academic record because the placement will be done by means of merit only. There is no test or interview in this recruitment. Candidates who get selected can serve permanently below this position.
India Post Circle Wise Vacancy Details
|S. No||Postal Circle||Post Nos|
|1||Odisha Post Office||93|
|2||Jharkhand Post Office||1236|
|3||Andhra Post Office||190|
|4||Telangana Post Office||127|
|5||Uttar Pradesh Post Office||5314|
|6||Kerala Post Office||1193|
Academic Requirements: The candidates should have passed matriculation level or any equivalent examination from a recognized university or board to apply for this GDS posts.
Apart from the above qualification, aspirants should hold knowledge in computer operations or he/ she must have studied computer as one of the subject in 10th or 12th class.
- Minimum Qualification – 10th pass
Age Limitation & Relaxation: Aspirants who are aging between 18 to 40 years are preferable for this job. Anyhow, individuals who are coming below reserved class can get relaxation in upper age limit as per government guidelines.
- Age Limit for OBC – 43 years
- Age Limit for SC/ ST – 45 years
- Age Limit for PWD – 50 years
The crucial date for determining the age of the applicants will be as on the last date of application submission.
Selection Method: Here in the GDS Recruitment, the selection will be made by means of academic qualification only. That is, the marks obtained by the individuals in 10th std will checked and a merit list shall be prepared in descending order.
Provisionally shortlisted candidates will be invited for document verification through email or sms. After validating your original certificates, decision for selection will be done.
- Academic Performance (Merit Basis)
Salary & Pay Scale: At the time of appointment, candidates have to pay a security amount of Rs.25000/- for the post of Branch Post Master (Rs.10000/- for reserved category). The monthly salary offered for the GDS will be in the form of Pay scale only.
|Post Name||Discipline||Pay Scale|
|Gramin Dak Sevaks||BPM||Rs.2745 to 5760/- pm|
|Packer & Mailman||Rs.3635 to 5585/- pm|
|MD||Rs.4220 to 6470/- pm|
|MC||Rs.2870 to 4370/- pm|
The wages of the appointees can vary according to the postal division they have been recruited.
Application Fee: Applicants belonging to OC/ OBC (Male) category have to pay the specified fee by visiting any nearby Head Post Office in Andhra. For making the payment, candidates should tell the registration number at the PO counter. You can also remit the fee by using online payment gateways such as net banking, credit or debit card.
- Fee for OC/ OBC (Male) – Rs.100/-
- Fee for Women/ SC/ ST – No Fee
- Payment Mode – Online or Offline
How to Apply Online for GDS Recruitment 2017
Candidates who desire to apply for GDS Recruitment 2017 are advised to submit their applications only through online. The guidelines for online application are given in the below list.
- Go to the official site of India Posts i.e. “www.indiapost.gov.in”.
- Hit on the “Apply Online for GDS Posts” link below the “News”
- Click on the “Registration” link and the fill the basic details.
- After this step, a Registration Number will be displayed.
- Use it as login details and fill the application form.
- Upload the scanned copies of important documents which are given in the official notification.
- After successful submission, an application form will be generated.
- Take the hardcopy of the form and save it for future reference.
|Official Notification & Apply Online here||indiapost.gov.in|
Dates to Remember
|S.No||Post Office||Last Date|
|1||Odisha||20th Dec 2017|
|2||Jharkhand||19th Dec 2017|
|3||Andhra||19th Dec 2017|
|4||Telangana||19th Dec 2017|
|5||Uttar Pradesh||29th Nov 2017|
|6||Kerala||29th Nov 2017|
Note: We have offered almost all the details regarding the recent GDS Recruitment 2017 in the above section. You are asked to stay in touch with our website for getting frequent updates about GDS jobs.