India Post Office Recruitment: Applications are invited by the respective appointing authorities as shown in the Annexure ‘B’ against each post, from eligible candidates for the selection and engagement to the posts of Gramin Dak Sevaks under Andhra Pradesh Circle as listed in the Annexure.
A. AGE:- The minimum and maximum age for the purpose of engagement to Gramin Dak
Sevaks posts shall be between 18 and 40 years as on 25.04.2018. The maximum age shall be relaxable by 03 (three) years to those belonging to OBC categories and 05 (five) years in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST. [10 years for PH above the respective category]
B. EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION:- The candidate should pass 10th standard from approved state boards by the respective State Govt. / Central Govt. No weight will be given for possessing any qualification(s) higher than the mandatory educational qualification. The Candidate passed Xth class examination in the first attempt will be treated
as meritorious against those passed compartmentally.
C. COMPUTER KNOWLEDGE:- The candidate should have computer knowledge and will be required to furnish basic computer training certificate for at least 60 days from a recognized Computer Training Institute. Certificates from Central Government/ State Government/ University/ Boards etc. will also be acceptable for this purpose. This requirement of basic computer knowledge certificate shall be relaxable in cases where a candidate has studied computer as a subject in Class X or Class XII or higher educational
qualification provided the candidate submits a certificate of Class X or Class XII or higher educational qualification in which he/she has studied computer as a subject.
D. RESIDENCE:- The candidate selected for the post of GDS BPM must mandatorily take up his/her residence in the Branch Post Office village within one month after selection but before engagement as Gramin Dak Sevak Branch Postmaster. The candidate shall submit a declaration to this effect in the application. The candidate selected for the post of other than GDS BPM should reside in post village/delivery jurisdiction.
E. ADEQUATE MEANS OF LIVELIHOOD:- The candidate applying for the post shall note that he/ she will have adequate means of livelihood to support himself/ herself and his/ her family from other sources so as to have to supplement his/her income. However, this shall not be a prerequisite for candidates for the purpose. The selected candidate shall be required to comply with this condition within 30 days after selection but before engagement. The candidate shall furnish an undertaking in the application itself that he/she has other sources of income besides the allowances to be paid by the Government for adequate means of livelihood for himself/ herself and his/her family. The candidate after selection as Gramin Dak Sevak shall have to give the undertaking again before engagement.
F. FURNISHING OF SECURITY:- The candidate applying for the post shall note that he/she shall furnish security amount of Rs. 25,000/- in the event of his/her engagement for the post of BPM and Rs. 10,000/- for other categories. The security shall be in the form of Fidelity Guarantee bond or National Savings Certificate pledged to the Department of Posts in the name of the President of India.
G. ACCOMMODATION FOR LOCATING BRANCH POST OFFICE:- The candidate selected for the engagement of BPM shall have to provide centrally located accommodation in the Branch Post Office village within 30 days for use as Post Office premises and the expenditure of the hiring if any needs to be borne by the candidates.
H. No person holding an elective office will be considered for engagement to the post.
I. The candidate selected as Gramin Dak Sevak shall not engage in any activity with any outside agency which would be detrimental to the business or interest of the Post Office.
J. Past experience or service of any kind will not be considered for selection.
K. Cycling knowledge is a pre-requisite condition for GDS posts attached with outdoor duties.
L. A Gramin Dak Sevak shall be outside the Civil Service of the Union and governed by GDS
(Conduct and Engagement) Rules 2011 as amended from time to time.
M. How to apply:-
The candidate who desires to apply online will have to register himself / herself in the portal through https://indiapost.gov.in or http://appost.in/gdsonline with the basic details to obtain the Registration Number. Candidates already once registered in http://appost.in/gdsonline need not register again. The same registration number should be used for submission of application. Any candidate who forgot the registration number can retrieve the registration number through option ‘Forgot registration’.
1. For registering the candidature, the candidate should have the following
i) Name (In the capital letter as per X class certificate Marks Memo including spaces)
ii) Father Name
iii) Mobile Number
iv) Date of Birth
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)
2. Any candidate will be allowed to register only one time in the portal. With this registration number, he/she may apply to any of the Circles or any number of optional posts.
Candidate should not attempt willful duplicate registrations since duplicate registration entitles disqualification of the registration.
N. Application Fee:
1. The applicant of category OC/OBC Male should pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred) for each set of five options. The candidate who requires making the payment has to visit any identified Post Offices in the circle where online notification is current to make the payment. Names of the offices are available in the website http://appost.in/gdsonline. For making the payment candidate should inform Registration Number at the PO Counter. 2. However, payment of fee is exempted for all Female, SC/ST, and PH candidates.
They may apply online directly through the provided link on the Website.
O. Documents Required:
2. Additional SSC Marks Memo1(for the candidate not qualified in the single attempt)
3. Additional SSC Marks Memo2(for the candidate not qualified in single attempt having more than two marks memo)
4. Computer Certificate
5. Community Certificate
8. Certificate of Disability
Full Notification has been given belowAndhra+Pradesh-010-min
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