The West Bengal Postal Circle has released a recruitment notification and sought applications for the positions of Gramin Dak Sevaks.
Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the positions by March 18, 2020.
India Post Office Recruitment 2020 Vacancy Detail
Name of Post: Gramin Dak Sevaks
Total No of Posts: 2021
Age Limit as on 18.02.2020: The minimum age limit to apply for the position is 18 years while the upper age limit for the same is 40 years.
Relaxable in upper age limit is there. Check below:
Schedule Cast/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
Go through the link given below for details.
Candidates applying need to have Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard 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.
The above mentioned qualification shall be a mandatory educational qualification for all approved categories of Gramin Dak Sevaks. Meanwhile, the candidates passed class X 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.
Important to Note
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.
No person holding an elective office will be considered for engagement to the post.
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.
Past experience or service of any kind will not be considered for selection. 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.