Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistant Jobs in Post Offices

India Post has published job posting for Postal Assistants, Sorting Assistant. The advertisement for the job post was published on 21 Feb 2014. The minimum educational qualification for the post of Postal Assistants, Sorting Assistant is 12th. The job application may be submitted to India Post latest by 27 Mar 2014

21 Feb 2014

Postal Assistants, Sorting Assistant


India Post

27 Mar 2014

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for the recruitment as Postal Assistants / Sorting Assistants in various postal circles in Uttarakhand.

Department of Posts is conducting a direct recruitment drive for PA/SA in 22 Postal Circles in the Country.

In Uttarakhand Circle, vacancies of Postal Assistant in Post Office (PAPO), Sorting Assistant in Railway Mail Service (SARMS), Postal Assistant in Saving Bank Control Organization (PASBCO) and Postal Assistant in Circle and Regional Offices (PA CO/RO) are listed in the recruitment drive.

Vacancies in Uttarakhand Postal Circle

Total Number of Vacancies: 136

Total Number of Vacancy in PAPO: 70
Total Number of Vacancy in SARMS: 43
Total Number of Vacancy in PASBCO: 11
Total Number of Vacancy in PA CO/RO: 12

Postal Assistants Vacancies in Different Unit/Divisions

Almora – 10
Chamoli – 11
Dehradun – 17
Nainital – 11
Pauri – 6
Pithoragarh – 7
Tehri – 8

For Detailed Category-wise vacancies Click Here

Pay Scale: Rs 5200-20200/- + Grade Pay Rs 2400 + Admissible Allowances

Educational Qualifications:

Candidates should have passed in 10+2 standard from recognized board with english as compulsory subject. Applicants should have studied in local language of state or in Hindi as a subject at least in Matriculation level.

Age Limit:

18-27 years as on 27-03-2014, for General category candidates and permissible relaxation of upper age limit as per Government of India for other categories.

Selection Procedure:

Candidates will be selected through Aptitude Test (Paper – I) and a Computer / Typing Test (Paper – II).

Aptitude Test (Paper – I) : 100 questions containing 100 marks will be asked in in four Parts A,B,C and D covering various topics/subjects. There will be no negative marking and duration will be 2 hours.

Part A 25 Questions on General Knowledge (25 Marks)
Questions on current events, sports, history, geography, basic economics, general politics, Indian Constitution, Science environment etc.
Part B 25 Questions on Mathematics of matriculation standard (25 Marks)
Questions on Number system, Simplification, decimals, corrections, simple and compound interests, percentage, average, profit and loss, discount, mensuration, Time & Work & Distance etc.
Part C 25 Questions on English (25 Marks)
Questions on Grammer (prepositions, adverbs, conjuction, direct/indirect speech, singular & plural, tenses, antonyms/synonyms etc)
Part D 25 Questions on Reasoning and Analytical ability(25 Marks)

Computer/Typing Test (Paper – II) : The complete computer/typing test will be held in two stage : 15 minutes for typing and 15 minutes for data entry. The typing test will be conducted on computer key board consisting one passage of 450 words in English with minimum speed of 30 wpm or one passage of 375 words in Hindi with minimum speed of 25 wpm. Candidates have to secure prescribed qualifying marks in this test.

Application Fee:

Registration Fee: Rs 100/- for all categories
Examination Fee: Rs 400/- for all male candidates of General and OBC category. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/Physically Impaired/Women are exempted from payment of Examination Fee.

How To Apply:

Candidates can fill online application form for registration at After paying the registration and examination fee at nearest e-payment Post Offices , candidates can check payment status after 3 days of payment of fee with Registration Number and Password generated at time of filling online application.

Important Dates:

Commencement of Online Application : 26-02-2014 (00:00:00 hrs)
Last date of receiving Online Application : 27-03-2014 (23:59:59 hrs)
Last date of payment of fee: 1st April, 2014

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