Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts has published notification for the recruitment of Gramin Dak Sevak vacancies. Those Candidates who are interested in the vacancy details & completed all eligibility criteria can read the Notification & Apply Online.
I. Job Profile:-
(i) BRANCH POSTMASTER (BPM)
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts. The Job Profile of Branch Post Master will include managing affairs of GDS Branch Post Office. India Posts Payments Bank (IPPB) and ensuring uninterrupted counter operation during the prescribed working hours using.
the handheld device/Smartphone supplied by the Department. The overall management of postal facilities,
maintenance of records, upkeep of handheld device. ensuring online transactions, and marketing of Postal, India Post Payments Bank services and procurement of business. in the villages.
or Gram Panchayats within the jurisdiction of the Branch Post Office. should rest on the shoulders of Branch Postmasters The overall management .
However, the work performed for IPPB will not be included in calculation of TRCA, since the same is being done on incentive basis.Branch Postmaster will be the team leader of the GDS Post Office and overall responsibility of smooth and timely functioning of Post Office including mail conveyance and mail delivery He/she might be assisted by Assistant Branch Post Master of the same GDS Post Office. BPM will be required to do combined duties of ABPMs as and when ordered. He will also be required to do marketing, organizing melas, business procurement and any other work assigned by IPO/ASPO/SPOs/SSPOs/SRM/SSRM etc.In some of the Branch Post Offices, the BPM has to do all the work of BPM/ABPM.
Age Limit :
The minimum and maximum of age for the purpose of engagement to GDS posts shall be 18 and 40 years respectively as on 05.08.2019 the date of notification of the vacancies Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories are as under
1. Schedule Cast/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) 5 years 2. Other Backward Classes (OBC) 3 years 3. Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) No relaxatio 4. Persons with Disabilities (PwD) 10 years
5. Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC 13 years* 6. Persons with Disabilitie (PwD) + SC/ST 15 years
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts 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 Recruiting 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 The overall management .
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts (i) 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 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 The overall management .
Basic Computer Training
The candidates for all approved categories of GDS referred to in (i) above will be required to furnish Basic Computer Training Course Certificate of at least 60 days duration from any Computer Training Institute run by Central Government/State Government /Universities / Boards / Private Institutions Organizations.This requirement of basic computer knowledge certificate shall be relaxable in cases where a candidate has studied computer as a subject in Matriculation or class XII or any other higher educational level and in such cases, a separate certificate will not be insisted upon.
The condition of residence shall apply as stipulated in Rule 3-A (vii) of GDS (Conduct and Engagement Rules, 2011.The candidate who is applying for the post of GDS BPM must provide accommodation for Branch post office after selection but before engagement. The accommodation should meet the following prescribed standards:-
(i) The building may be owned by a Gram Panchayat or Central government or by State government such as school or offices or BPM’s own house or a proper rented accommodation in a busy place of the village.
(ii) Location- The Gramin Dak Sevak Branch Office (GDS BO) should be located in the main busy part of the village.
(iii) Size – The minimum size of GDS Branch Office should not be less than 100 sq. feet preferably in 10’x10’ dimensions and in ground floor.
(iv) Approach- The GDS Branch Office should have direct access/approach from village road and should be located in front portion of the building in which it is housed The GDS BO should not be housed in Verandahs, Courtyards, Kitchen, SPWC under the stairs, bed room, damaged rooms, makeshift accommodations, isolated buildings outside the village etc. which are difficult to access/approach by the Customers The overall management .
(v) Structure – The GDS Branch Office accommodation should preferably be a Brick Mortar structure to ensure safety and security. The room should be properly ventilated and lighted and should be properly maintained and neatly white washed.
(vi) Power supply – The post office room should have electrical power connection for charging of handheld devices and for fan, electricity bulb etc. It should have suitable place to install solar panels.
(vii) The accommodation for the GDS Branch Office should be exclusively available for Post Office us It may work from a village shop but Post office working from shop should have an exclusive space to keep the registers, micro ATM or hand-held device and other items apart from space for prominently exhibiting the signage etc. giving due importance to Post Office.
(viii) At present DARPAN devices are using of the four Network Service Providers (NSPs) viz, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea & BSNL for ensuring connectivity to Branch Post Offices While providing accommodation for GDS BO, it should ensured that, Network is available for any one of these NSPs. Further, it clarified that the candidate applied for GDS BPM and provide the above prescribed standards of accommodation after selection but engagement and if he engaged as GDS BPM entitled for the drawl of Composite allowance @ Rs.500/-per month as prescribed in Directorate OM No 17-31/2016-GDS dated 25.06.2018 & No 17-31/2016-GDS (pt) dated 28.09.2018. Further, if the candidate selected and engaged as GDSBPM provides.
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts accommodation for Post Office in a rent free government accommodation and staying in the Post village entitled for the Composite allowance Rs.250/- equal to that of BPMs who provide non-standard accommodation (those who are not fulfilling above standard are treated as non-standard accommodations), as prescribed in Directorate OM. No. 17-31/2016-GDS dated 25.06.2018 & No 17- 31/2016-GDS (pt) dated 28.09.2018.
Production of SC/ST/OBC/Disability/ Economically Weaker Sections Certificate
Production of SC/ST/OBC/disability/EWSs certificate in the prescribed format would be compulsory in case of such candidates
Method of Engagement
Method of engagement will continue to be as online engagement process for engagement of all categories of GDS as notified vide Directorate Letter No 17-23/2016-GDS dated 01.08.2016 The overall management .
(i) Exemption of fee for applying on GDS Posts Applicant belonging to the category UR/OBC/EWS Male have to pay a fee of Rs.100/- (Rupees one hundred only) for each set of five options.Payment of fee exempted for all female candidates, all SC/ST candidates and all PwD candidates The overall management .
(ii) Option for applying on GDS Posts A candidate can apply for a maximum of twenty posts all over India 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 Circle or several Circles This cap of twenty posts is inclusive of vacancies arising in candidate’s home Circle Home Circle means belonging or native / domicile state of a prospective candidate in which he is permanently residing and that Postal Circle is providing opportunity Hence, candidates should exercise due care while utilizing the twenty choices available to her/him in each Cycle. However, only one post offered for each Circle if she/he has applied for one or more posts in each Circle.
Example: – 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 offered and the candidature for all the remaining posts forfeited
How to apply:–
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts Only online application 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 http://appost.in/gdsonline with effect from 05.08.2019 to 04.09.2019 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
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)
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts Only one Registration allowed for one candidate The same registration number should 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 not allowed for further Registrations of any other candidates also. In case of duplicate Registration found altering the basic details all the candidatures relating to all such Registrations removed for consideration of selection.Any candidate who forgot the registration number can retrieve the registration number through option ‘Forgot registration’.
1. Applicant of category OC/OBC/EWS Male 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 overall management .
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.
2. However, payment of fee exempted for all Female candidates PwD candidates. They may apply online directly through the provided link in the Website.
3. 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 upload the following documents in the formats and sizes as prescribed, Hence it advised to keep the scanned documents ready in soft copy form applying online.
Gujarat Postal Circle Gramin Dak Sevak 2510 Posts The recruiting authority of each post reserves the right to modify or cancel the notification of a post at any time without assigning any reason.Candidates should note that once the details of Registration or of application submitted the details cannot modified or altered. No such requests entertained at any level.
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