India Post GDS Online | Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment 2022

The online application forms are invited from the eligible male and female candidates for engagement of 38,926 Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) as BPM/ ABPM/ Dak Sevak who are interested to serve in India Post Service in its regional circle offices and headquarters.

Application are to be submitted online at https://indiapostgdsonline.gov.in/ which are official recruitment portal where you can submit your application form and you can make payment online using Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking or Bank Challan.

Please keep in mind this is not an official recruitment portal, the purpose to make this website is to provide information only for any kind of action you will be redirected to official portal.

Total Post - 38,926

Last Date - 12 June 2022

About Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Recruitment

GDS Recruitment Important Date

  • Application Submission Start Date: 02 May 2022
  • Application Submission End Date: 05 June 2022
  • The all eligible applicants submit application form without waiting of last date.*

Application Fees For GDS

  • A fee of Rs.100/- is to be paid by the applicants for all posts notified in the chosen Division. However, payment of fee is exempted for all female candidates, SC/ST candidates, PwD candidates and Transwomen candidates.
  • Pay the requisite application through online or bank e-challan.

Age Limitation For Gramin Dak Sevak

  • Minimum age: 18 years
  • Maximum age: 40 years
  • Age will be determined as on the last date (05 June 2022) of submission of application as per notification.

GDS Total Post

  • 38,926
  • (Thirty-eight thousand, nine hundred twenty-six)

Eligibility Criteria For Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment

Minimum educational qualification, knowledge of local language and cycling are given below.

Educational Qualification

Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard having passed 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 GDS.

Compulsory knowledge of Local Language

The candidate should have studied the local languagei.e. (Name of Local language) at least up to 10th standard [as compulsory or elective subjects].

Knowledge of Cycling

Knowledge of Cycling is a pre-requisite condition for all GDS posts. In case of a candidate having knowledge of riding a scooter or motor cycle, that may be considered as knowledge of cycling also. The candidate has to submit a declaration to this effectin Annexure-III (Official Notification).

Salary/ Pay Scale/ Emoluments of Gramin Dak Sevak Post

Emoluments in the form of Time Related Continuity Allowance(TRCA) is paid to GDS.The following minimum TRCA shall be payable to different categories of GDS after engagement: -

Category Minimum TRCA for 4 Hours/ Level 1 in TRCA Slab
BPM Rs.12,000/-
ABPM/ Dak Sevak Rs.10,000/

GDS Recruitment Important Links

Stage 1. Registration
Stage 3. Apply Online
Candidate Grievances

Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Circle Wise Notification

Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Job Profile:-

(i) Branch Postmaster (BPM)

The Job Profile of Branch Post Master will include

  1. Carrying out transactions (offline and online) of Branch Post Office and India Post Payments Bank(IPPB) using the handheld device/mobile device/smartphone.
  2. Marketing of Postal products and services, India Post Payments Bank services, various services provided by Customer Services Centres (CSC), procurement of business in the villages or Gram Panchayats within the jurisdiction of the Branch Post Office. This would include organizing melas and door-to-door canvassing for business requirements and popularising schemes of government.
  3. Maintenance of records, upkeep of handheld device/mobile device/smartphone.
  4. Branch Postmaster has the 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. BPM will be required to do combined duties of ABPMs as and when ordered. In some of the Branch Post Offices, there may not be ABPM post and the BPM has to do all the work of the BO.
  5. Any other work assigned by superiors like IPO/ ASPO/ SPOs/ SSPOs etc.

(ii) Assistant Branch Postmaster (ABPM)

The Job Profile of Assistant Branch Post Master will include:-

  1. Sale of stamps/ stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail at doorstep, deposits/ payments/ other transactions of IPPB.
  2. Assisting Branch Postmaster in counter duties using handheld device/mobile device/smartphone.
  3. Marketing of Postal products and services, India Post Payments Bank services, various services provided by Customer Services Centre’s(CSC), procurement of business in the villages or Gram Panchayats within the jurisdiction of the Branch Post Office. This would include organizing melas and door-to-door canvassing for business requirements and popularizing schemes of government.
  4. ABPM will also be required to do Combined Duty of BPMs as and when ordered.
  5. Any other work assigned by superiors like IPO/ASPO/SPOs/SSPOs etc

(iii) Dak Sevak

Dak Sevaks will be engaged in Departmental offices like Sub post offices, Head Post offices etc. The Job Profile of DakSevak will include:-

  1. Sale of stamps/stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail at doorstep, deposits/payments/other transactions of IPPBand any other duties assigned by Postmaster/Sub Postmaster.
  2. Dak Sevaks may have to work in sorting offices of Railway Mail Service (RMS).
  3. Dak Sevaks in mail offices and Business Offices will handle receiving and dispatching of mail bag, transhipment of bags
  4. DakSevaks also have to assist Post Masters/Sub Postmasters in managing the smooth functioning of Departmental Post Offices and do marketing, business procurement or any other work assigned by the Post Master or IPO/ ASPO/ SPOs/ SSPOs/ SRM/ SSRM etc.

Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) Recruitment FAQs?

  • 1. What is GDS in India Post?
  • Ans:- GDS means Gramin Dak Sevak, whose works are selling of stamps/ stationery, delivery of mail at doorstep, sorting in Railway Mail Service (RMS) and other etc.
  • 2. When Will Registration Form Start For Gramin Dak Sevak Recruitment 2022?
  • Ans:- From 02 May 2022
  • 3. What is Registration closing date for GDS engagement?
  • Ans:- 05 June 2022
  • 4. What is the minimum education qualification for GDS recruitment?
  • Ans:- Secondary/ 10th/ Equivalent exam passed.
  • 5. How much application fee will be charged GDS Vacancy?
  • Ans:- Only Male (OBC/ Unreserved) applicants need to make a Fee Payment of Rs. 100/-
  • 6. What is Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) recruitment website link?
  • Ans:- https://indiapostgdsonline.gov.in/