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AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021 – Total Vacancies 2296 Apply Online

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021 Notification: India Post Recruitment Board has released the job recruitment notification for the posts of Branch Post Master, Assistant Branch Post Master & Gram Dak Sewak. There are going to fill up around 233 vacancies across India. As per the recruitment, the India Post department has released the AP Postal GDS Notification 2021 and invites Online applications from interested and eligible candidates. Candidates who are having a passion to work in the central government jobs can go ahead to apply for the above said job vacancies. The AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021 online application link is activated on 27th January 2021. Candidates should submit the online application form on or before the last date 26th February 2021.

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021 official notification and online application link are available on the official website @ appost.in. Applications received after the last date or incomplete applications will be rejected and the candidates selected on basis of the Marks obtained from SSLC/10th Std marks for AP Postal GDS Notification 2021. The candidates shortlisted for the interview round will have to submit the printout of the application along with other supporting documents. The selected candidates appointed anywhere in India. Here, we have given the complete details about the AP Postal Circle Recruitment 2021.

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Overview

AP Post Office GDS Recruitment 2021
Organization NameIndia Post
Job NameBranch Post Master, Assistant Branch Post master & Gram Dak Sewak
Total Vacancy233
Job LocationAndhra Pradesh
Last Date to Submit the Application27th January 2021
The Last Date for Printing of Completely Submitted Online Application is up to26th February 2021
Official Websitewww.appost.in


Eligibility Criteria for AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021

Age Limit – As on 27.01.2021

  • Minimum: 18 years
  • Maximum: 40 years
S.No.CategoryPermissible Age Relaxation
1Schedule Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST)5 years
2Other Backward Classes (OBC)3 years
3Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)No relaxation*
4Persons with Disabilities (PwD)10 years*
5Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + OBC13 years*
6Persons with Disabilities (PwD) + SC/ST15 years*

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Educational Qualification

Secondary School Examination pass certificate of 10th standard with passing marks in Mathematics, local language 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.

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.

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.

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. The candidate has to submit a declaration to this effect

AP Postal Circle Recruitment 2021: Selection Procedure for GDS Post

1) Selection will be made as per the automatic generated merit list for the AP Postal GDS Notification 2021 as per the rules based on the candidates online submitted applications.

2) No weightage will be given for higher educational qualification. Only marks obtained in 10th standard of approved Boards aggregated to percentage to the accuracy of 4 decimals will be the criteria for finalizing the selection. Passing of all the subjects as per the respective approved board norms is mandatory subject to the conditions referred in Clause B of Notifications pertaining to Required Educational Qualifications for taking candidate into account for calculating the merit.

The Board will conduct the selection process for AP Postal GDS Notification 2021 based on

  1. Merit List
  2. Document Verification

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Application Process

Application ModeOnline
Application Fee
  • OC/OBC/EWS Male / trans-man – Rs. 100/-
  • Female/trans-woman, SC/ST and PwD candidates – NIL
Payment ModeThrough 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


AP Postal GDS Notification 2021: Payscale

S.NoCategoryMinimum TRCA for 4
Hours/Level 1 in TRCA Slab
Minimum TRCA for 5
hours/Level 2 in TRCA slab
2ABPM/Dak SevakRs.10,000/-Rs.12,000/-

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: DAK SEVAK(DS)

  • Dak Sevak profiles include the sale of stamps and stationery, conveyance and delivery of mail and other duties assigned by Postmaster / Sub Postmaster including IPPB Work in the Departmental Post Offices / RMS.
  • DS should assist Postmasters / Sub Postmasters in managing the smooth functioning of Departmental Post Offices
  • Also, he/she should do marketing, business procurement / or any other work assigned by Post Master or IPO / ASPO / SPOs / SSPOs / SRM / SSRM.

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Branch Post Master(BPM)

  • In GDS Post Office, BPM act as a Team Leader.
  • BPM is the head of the Gramin Dak Seva.
  • Branch Postmasters should take responsibility for all the Services & Work.
  • BPM has to do all the work of BPM / ABPM.
  • Includes managing Affairs of GDS Branch Post Office, India Post Payment Bank(IPPB) and Ensuring uninterrupted counter operation.
  • Overall management of Postal Facilities, Maintenance of Records, ensuring Online Transactions, Marketing of Postal, IPPB Services, Procurement of Business in Villages/ Gram Panchayats & Other duties.
  • BPM should do marketing, Organizing melas, business procurement and other work assigned by IPO / ASPO / SPOs / SSPOs / SRM / SSRM.

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Assistant Branch Post Master(ABPM)

  • Assistant Branch Postmaster ABPM should do all functions of sale of Stamps / Stationery, conveyance and delivery of Mail at doorstep deposits/payments/ other transactions under IPPB.
  • ABPM should do the combined duty of BPMs as when ordered.
  • Assistant Branch Post Master in counter duties using the handheld device / Smartphone supplied by the department.
  • ABPM also should do marketing, Organizing melas, business procurement and other work assigned by BPM / IPO / ASPO / SPOs / SSPOs / SRM / SSRM.

AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Apply Online Links

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AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021: Application submission

Only online application will be accepted from the candidate for AP Postal Circle GDS Recruitment 2021. Candidate who desires to apply online will have to register himself / herself in the portal through https://indiapost.gov.in or https://appost.in/gdsonline with effect from 27.01.2021 to 26.02.2021 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
v) Gender
vi) Community
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)
xii) Transgender certificate issued by District Magistrate as per THE TRANSGENDER PERSONS (PROTECTION OF RIGHTS) ACT,2019.

Only one Registration is allowed for one candidate for AP Postal GDS Notification 2021. The same registration number should be 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 will not be allowed for further Registrations of any other candidates also.

In case of any duplicate Registration is found by altering the basic details all the candidatures relating to all for AP Postal GDS Notification 2021, such Registrations will be removed for consideration of selection.Any candidate who forgot the registration number can retrieve the registration number through option ‘Forgot registration’