Postal Departmental is amongst the biggest depts in the country. It has around five lacs workers working in several branches of the country. Its several offices, branches are situated in Rural as well as Urban regions of the country.
Post Name: Postal Assistants
Essential Criteria: Candidates must be XII passed from a reputed board of the country. Candidates having English in class X & XII & knowledge of state language is also mandatory. If the candidates have done higher studies can also appear.
Desirable: Candidates having good command over computer will be considered. Candidates must have typing speed 30 wpm in English while in Hindi it should be 25 wpm.
Age Limitation: Candidates who are applying for the post of postman should be min. 18 yrs old while the max. age should be 25 yrs. For more information regarding age, candidates must the notification provided by the Postal Dept.
Method of Selection: The method of selection for the post of post office quite differs. Marks they gain in academics are also taken into consideration with their written marks. Details are mentioned below:
Criteria of the calculation of Marks:
Marks gained in class XII (40%) + Marks gained in aptitude test (50%) + Computer & typing test (10 marks).
Pattern of Exam:
Aptitude Exam: There are 100 questions of 100 marks, each question has 1 mark each. The time limit is 120 minutes. It is having the following topics & every section has 25 questions.
· * Mathematics
· * English
· * Reasoning & analytical ability
· * General Knowledge
Typing Exam: There is a typing exam of 1/2 an hour in which candidates have to type a paragraph of 450 words in English & 375 words in Hindi with a speed of 30 or 25 words.
Salary Structure: At the time of appointment, the selected candidates will get Pay Scale of Rs.5,200/- - 20,200/- + GP Rs.2,400/-.
Following Depts are preferred for Postal Assistants
* Mail Motor Services
· * Army Postal Service
· * Post Offices
· * Circle office & Regional Office
· * Foreign post offices
· * Railway Mail Service
· * Postal Stores Depots
* Saving Bank Control Organization
Responsibilities of Postal Assistants: The postman has to dispose mails & maintain its records. Other work can also be given to them. It depends upon the dept. they are joining.
Information about Dates :
The dates are still not declared. Candidates are suggested to stay tuned with us. We will keep updating you regarding starting date of registration, closing date & exam date.