[4166 Openings] India Post Recruitment 2020 | Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) | Exciting Opportunity – Apply Now

    India Post Recruitment 2020 Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS)

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    India Post Recruitment 2020 | Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) | Exciting Opportunity – Apply Now

    India Post invites applications from eligible candidates for the selection and engagement to the posts of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) for Haryana, Madhya Pradesh and Uttarakhand Circle.

    India Post Job Details:

    Post Name
    Total Posts for India Post
    Job Location
    Gramin Dak Sevaks
    Rs. (10,000 – 14,500)/-
    Across Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand

    Eligibility Criteria for India Post Vacancies:

    • Educational Qualification: Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard with passing marks in Mathematics, local language 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 Gramin Dak Sevaks.(Referred to in Directorate Order No 17-31/2016-GDS dated 25/06/2018).The Candidate passed Xth class examination in first attempt will be treated as meritorious against those passed compartmentally.
    • 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.

    Age Limit India Post Vacancies:

    • The minimum and maximum of age for the purpose of engagement to GDS posts shall be 18 and 40 years respectively as on 08/06/2020 the date of notification of the vacancies. Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories is as under:-
      Permissible Age Relaxation
      Schedule Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)
      5 Years
      Other Backward Classes (OBC)
      3 Years
      Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)
      No relaxation*
      Persons with Disabilities (PwD)
      10 Years*
      Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC
      13 Years*
      Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC/ST
      15 Years*
    • There will be no relaxation in upper age limit to EWS candidates. However, the persons belonging to EWSs who are not covered under the scheme of reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs shall get 10% reservation in engagement to the Gramin Dak Sevak posts in the Department of Posts as per Directorate instructions circulated vide no. 17-09/2019-GDS dated 26/02/2019.
    • All Engaging Authorities shall maintain reservation for persons with disabilities to all categories of GDS posts except for persons with benchmark of disability “Blind” (for all categories of GDS). Percentage of reservation may be maintained as in the case of SC,ST and OBC categories in GDS posts as per Directorate order no. 17-08/2017-GDS dated 26/02/2019. Relaxation in upper age limit is subject to the condition that maximum age of the applicant on the crucial date shall not exceed 55 years.

    Application Fees for India Post:

    • Applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS Male / trans-man should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. 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.
    • The applicant can also pay the fee through online mode of payment using the URL provided in the Home page. All recognized Credit/Debit cards and Net Banking facility can be availed for this purpose. Charges applicable for usage of Debit/Credit cards and net banking as per the rules from time to time will be levied to the candidates.
    • For making the payment of fee the candidate should refer the Registration Number in all cases.
    • However, payment of fee is exempted for all Female / trans-woman candidates as well PwD candidates.

    Selection Process for India Post Vacancies:

    • Selection will be made as per the automatic 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. Passing of all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory subject to the conditions referred in Clause B of Notifications pertaining to Required Educational Qualifications for taking candidate into account for calculating the merit.
    • Candidates having both marks and grades in the marks list have to apply with marks only. In case any candidates apply with grades only his application liable for disqualification.
    • In case of the marks lists containing the Grades/ Points, marks will be reckoned by taking conversion of Grades and points with the multiplication factor (9.5) against the maximum points or grade as 100.
    • In case candidates get the same marks, the merit order would be taken as DOB(higher age as merit), ST trans-woman, ST female, SC trans-woman, SC female, OBC trans-woman, OBC female, EWS trans-woman, EWS female, UR trans-woman, UR female, ST trans-male, ST Male, SC transmale, SC Male, OBC trans-male, OBC male, EWS trans-male, EWS male, UR trans-male, UR male.
    • A candidate can apply for a maximum of twenty posts as per cycle of online engagement. This inter alia means that a prospective candidate can apply for twenty posts on a single application spread across one or all Circles. However, this count of twenty posts is inclusive of vacancies  arising in candidate’s Home Circle. (Home Circle means the circle in the native/ domicile state of prospective candidate in which he/she is permanently residing and studied SSC where Postal Circle is providing opportunity). Hence, candidates should be advised to exercise due care while utilizing the twenty choices available to her/him in each Cycle. However, only one post will be offered for each Circle if she/he has applied for one or more posts in each Circle.
    • If a candidate opts for five posts with preference post1, post2, post3, post4, post5 etc and selected as meritorious in more than one post, the post in the order of preference will be offered and the candidature for all the remaining posts will be forfeited.Similarly, in case of a candidate if joins at any selected post, offers to the remaining choices will automatically be forfeited. If a candidate has applied for more than one circle only one post will be offered per circle.
    • Applicants submitted applications with incomplete/incorrect data will also be rejected from consideration. Candidate should select appropriate Board basing on the year of pass and Board of pass from the respective states which recognised the Boards. Any deviation with reference to the documents submitted and data entered will also liable for rejection of the candidature.

    Important Date for India Post:

    • Registration & Fee Submission Start Date: 08/06/2020.
    • Registration & Fee Submission End Date: 07/07/2020.
    • Application online Submission Start Date: 08/06/2020.
    • Application online Submission End Date: 07/07/2020.

    How to Apply for India Post:

    • Only online application will be accepted from the candidate. Candidate who desires to apply online will have to register himself / herself in the portal through https://indiapost.gov.in or https://appost.in/gdsonline with effect from 08/06/2020 to 07/07/2020 with the following basic details to obtain the Registration Number:-
      i) Name (In capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
      ii) Father Name
      iii) Mobile Number (Unique for one Registration number)
      iv) Date of Birth
      v) Gender
      vi) Community
      vii) PH – Type of Disability – (HH/OH/VH)- Percentage of disability
      viii) State in which Xth class passed
      ix) Board in which Xth class passed
      x) Year of Passing Xth class
      xi) Xth Class Certificate Number / Roll Number (optional)
      xii) Transgender certificate issued by Dist rict. megistrate as per THE TRANSGENDER PERSONS (PROTECTION OF RIGHTS) ACT,2019.
    • 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. In case of any duplicate Registration is found by altering the basic details all the candidatures relating to all such Registrations will be removed for consideration of selection.Any candidate who forgot the registration number can retrieve the registration number through option ‘Forgot registration’.
    • For applying online candidate should submit the application by providing information of Registration Number to proceed to fill up the subsequent information. Documents once uploaded against one registration number will available for submission of subsequent posts or for other Circles. Hence, candidates need not upload any documents further. The candidates need to upload the following documents in the formats and sizes as prescribed, hence it is advised to keep the scanned documents ready in softcopy form before applying online. Non submission of all legible and correct mandatory documents in propoer format is liable for rejection of application.
    • Queries of candidates related to notification may be given to [email protected] Help line number: 0171-2603369
    • Any technical issues in uploading of documents & submission of online data may be given to [email protected]
    • Candidates must read carefully information given(By clicking on For More Information) on official website before apply.

    Job Location: Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand in India
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